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LouisianaPopulation Data

Estimated population of Louisiana: 4,451,5131

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty
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Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2
Percentage living in poverty (below 100% of Federal Poverty Level) 18
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 40
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 56

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance
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Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3
Type of Health Insurance Percentage
Private 59
Medicaid 15
Medicare 16
Military Health 2
Uninsured 20

NOTE: People can be covered by more than one type of health insurance during the year.

LouisianaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Louisiana

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 20,319

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 8,551

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 841 661 --
2001 830 850 --
2002 901 1,163 --
2003 787 1,017 --
2004 902 983 --
2005 695 936 --
2006 728 819 --
2007 797 879 --
2008 -- -- 1,277

The format of this table was changed in 2008 to account for the change in the presentation of data in CDC's HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report.

LouisianaProgram Grantees and Funding

Visit the HIV/AIDS Bureau’s Web site for a list of grantees by program.

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Louisiana Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Louisiana Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Louisiana Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $10,789,284
States and Territories: Part B $7,136,769
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $17,993,874
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $4,084,035
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $2,652,348
Oral Health Programs: Part F $588,647
AETC: Part F $1,077,799
MAI Part A $809,880
MAI Part B $148,176
MAI AETCs^ $269,450
SPNS: Part F $798,592
Total $46,348,854

Notes: Oral Health includes the Dental Reimbursement Program and the Community Dental Partnership Grant Program. Minority AIDS Initiative funding from Parts C and D is included in Part C and D totals. States with no direct AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) funding are covered by an AETC local performance site.

LouisianaProvider Characteristics

In Louisiana, 39 service organizations received funding from one or more Ryan White programs to provide services in 2009

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part5

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part
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Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part5
Program Number of Provider Organizations
Part A 21
Part B 19
Part C 10
Part D 8

Note: 15 provider organizations received funding from two or more Ryan White programs.

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20085

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 2007
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Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20085
Types of Organizations Number Percentage
Hospitals 10 26
Community & Mental Health Centers 2 5
Community-Based Organizations 21 54
Health Departments 1 3
Other 5 13
Total Number 39

LouisianaClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 15,815 duplicated clients in Louisiana.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 15,594 99
HIV Negative 167 1
HIV Status Unknown 54 <1
Total 15,815

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status
Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 9,362 60 89 42 9,451 60
Female 6,141 39 122 58 6,263 40
Transgender 82 1 0 0 82 1
Total 15,585 211 15,796

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 19 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status
Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 3,727 24 10 5 3,737 24
African American (not Hispanic) 11,181 73 193 95 11,374 73
Hispanic 339 2 ** ** 339 2
Asian 10 <1 0 0 10 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 20 <1 0 0 20 <1
Multi-racial 131 1 ** ** 131 1
Total 15,408 203 15,611

*Race was unknown or unreported for 153 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Age, by HIV Status5

Age-by-HIV-Status
Client Age, by HIV Status5
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 333 2 21 11 354 2
2 - 12 years 174 1 94 48 268 2
13 - 24 years 988 6 33 17 1,021 6
25 - 44 years 7,742 50 25 13 7,767 49
45 - 64 years 6,078 39 23 12 6,101 39
65 years and older 264 2 ** ** 264 2
Total 15,579 196 15,775

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Age was unknown or unreported for 38 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20085

In 2008, 8,777 (55%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,434 (15%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 2008
Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 931 7
Medicaid 4,100 29
Medicare 2,118 15
Other Public 1,106 8
Other Insurance 151 1
No Insurance 5,724 41
Total 14,130

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,464 clients.

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

LouisianaServices Utilization

Number of Visits for Core Services5*

Number of Visits for Core Services
Number of Visits for Core Services5*
Type of Service Number of Visits
Medical case management 74,553
Substance abuse 3,069
Oral health 3,879
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 47,012
Mental health 4,409

*Service agencies/organizations may receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funding to provide multiple services to clients.

Number of Funded Organizations, by Service Provided5*
Core Services Number of Funded Organizations
Outpatient ambulatory/medical 17
Oral health care 16
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 3
Home health care 1
Home/community-based services 1
Mental health services 15
Medical case management 26
Substance abuse: outpatient 11
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 18
Child care services 3
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 0
Emergency financial assistance 9
Food bank/home-delivered meals 7
Health education/risk reduction 6
Housing services 7
Legal services 2
Linguistics services 0
Medical transportation services 20
Outreach services 5
Permanency planning 0
Psychosocial support services 10
Referral for health care/support services 6
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 2
Residential substance abuse services 1
Treatment adherence counseling 4

*Service agencies/organizations may receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funding to provide multiple services to clients.

LouisianaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 2,335 clients in Louisiana.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 1,624 70
Female 711 30
Transgender 0 0
Total 2,335

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number* Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 536 30
African American (not Hispanic) 1,152 64
Hispanic 66 4
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 57 3
Total 1,811

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Race was unknown or unreported for 516 clients.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

ADAP Clients, by Age5

ADAP Clients, by Age
ADAP Clients, by Age5
Age Number Percentage
Under 2 years 15 1
2 - 12 years ** **
13 - 24 years 119 5
25 - 44 years 1,244 53
45 - 64 years 926 40
65 years and older 30 1
Total 2,334

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.