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MassachusettsPopulation Data

Estimated population of Massachusetts: 6,543,5951

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) 11
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 24
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 37

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 76
Medicaid 17
Medicare 15
Military Health 3
Uninsured 6

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

MassachusettsHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Massachusetts

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 21,314

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 9,579

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 0 1,185 --
2001 0 743 --
2002 0 808 --
2003 0 749 --
2004 0 522 --
2005 0 666 --
2006 0 530 --
2007 777 612 --
2008 -- -- **

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.

** Data not shown; data are available only in states that have had laws requiring confidential name-based reporting since 2005 or earlier.

MassachusettsProgram 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 Massachusetts Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Massachusetts Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Massachusetts Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $12,451,187
States and Territories: Part B $5,023,954
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $14,865,398
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $7,821,259
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $2,794,341
Oral Health Programs: Part F $609,877
AETC: Part F $1,404,394
MAI Part A $845,424
MAI Part B $0
MAI AETCs^ $351,099
SPNS: Part F $2,217,344
Total $48,384,277

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.

MassachusettsProvider Characteristics

In Massachusetts, 82 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 51
Part B 33
Part C 20
Part D 18

Note: 30 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 13 16
Community & Mental Health Centers 21 26
Community-Based Organizations 38 46
Health Departments 2 2
Other 8 10
Total Number 82

MassachusettsClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 20,324 duplicated clients in Massachusetts.

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 19,875 98
HIV Negative 399 2
HIV Status Unknown 50 <1
Total 20,324

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 13,110 66 203 47 13,313 66
Female 6,606 33 228 53 6,834 34
Transgender 110 1 0 0 110 1
Total 19,826 431 20,257

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 67 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) 7,694 47 60 17 7,754 46
African American (not Hispanic) 5,700 35 259 74 5,959 35
Hispanic 2,474 15 19 5 2,493 15
Asian 171 1 ** ** 171 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 107 1 ** ** 107 1
Multi-racial 291 2 11 3 302 2
Total 16,437 349 16,786

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 378 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 114 1 37 9 151 1
2 - 12 years 120 1 96 22 216 1
13 - 24 years 836 4 112 26 948 5
25 - 44 years 7,942 40 77 18 8,019 40
45 - 64 years 10,391 52 106 25 10,497 52
65 years and older 416 2 ** ** 416 2
Total 19,819 428 20,247

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 72 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, 11,561 (57%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,502 (17%) 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 2,882 15
Medicaid 10,751 57
Medicare 2,997 16
Other Public 809 4
Other Insurance 260 1
No Insurance 1,137 6
Total 18,836

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,039 clients.

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

MassachusettsServices 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 78,132
Substance abuse 2,988
Oral health 4,841
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 49,575
Mental health 19,395

*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 27
Oral health care 14
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 3
Home health care 11
Home/community-based services 4
Mental health services 34
Medical case management 55
Substance abuse: outpatient 11
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 41
Child care services 5
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 3
Emergency financial assistance 27
Food bank/home-delivered meals 23
Health education/risk reduction 45
Housing services 18
Legal services 8
Linguistics services 13
Medical transportation services 35
Outreach services 10
Permanency planning 4
Psychosocial support services 36
Referral for health care/support services 26
Rehabilitation services 4
Respite care 2
Residential substance abuse services 4
Treatment adherence counseling 22

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

MassachusettsAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 5,266 clients in Massachusetts.

**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 3,555 68
Female 1,705 32
Transgender ** **
Total 5,260

**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 Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number* Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 2,052 39
African American (not Hispanic) 1,362 26
Hispanic 1,604 31
Asian 77 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native 11 <1
Multiracial 128 2
Total 5,234

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 26 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 0 0
2 - 12 years 10 <1
13 - 24 years 98 2
25 - 44 years 2,239 43
45 - 64 years 2,750 52
65 years and older 169 3
Total 5,266