2009 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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In 2008, Ryan White programs served 24,622 duplicated clients in Maryland.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 21,495 87
HIV Negative 1,451 6
HIV Status Unknown 1,676 7
Total 24,622

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 12,596 59 1,292 48 13,888 57
Female 8,812 41 1,405 52 10,217 42
Transgender 84 <1 ** ** 84 <1
Total 21,492 2,697 24,189

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 431 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 Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 3,298 16 219 8 3,517 15
African American (not Hispanic) 16,752 81 2,231 84 18,983 81
Hispanic 365 2 ** ** 365 2
Asian 95 <1 0 0 95 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 57 <1 ** ** 57 <1
Multi-racial 124 1 209 8 333 1
Total 20,691 2,659 23,350

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 971 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*

Client Age, by HIV Status5
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 138 1 88 4 226 1
2 - 12 years 100 <1 83 4 183 1
13 - 24 years 1,083 5 329 15 1,412 6
25 - 44 years 8,921 42 1,235 58 10,156 43
45 - 64 years 10,696 50 382 18 11,078 47
65 years and older 422 2 10 <1 432 2
Total 21,360 2,127 23,487

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 1,135 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.

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

In 2008, 9,887 (40%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,506 (14%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 3,052 17
Medicaid 5,271 29
Medicare 3,180 18
Other Public 960 5
Other Insurance 266 1
No Insurance 5,210 29
Total 17,939

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 3,556 clients.

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

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