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 33,275 duplicated clients in New Jersey.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 30,791 93
HIV Negative 2,234 7
HIV Status Unknown 250 1
Total 33,275

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

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 17,788 58 1,429 60 19,217 58
Female 12,621 41 952 40 13,573 41
Transgender 116 <1 ** ** 116 <1
Total 30,525 2,381 32,906

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 368 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) 4,912 17 511 26 5,423 17
African American (not Hispanic) 18,208 63 1,213 63 19,421 63
Hispanic 5,494 19 167 9 5,661 18
Asian 124 <1 20 1 144 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 ** ** 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 58 <1 ** ** 58 <1
Multi-racial 286 1 26 1 312 1
Total 29,082 1,937 31,019

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 841 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 252 1 44 2 296 1
2 - 12 years 184 1 107 4 291 1
13 - 24 years 1,198 4 539 23 1,737 5
25 - 44 years 11,322 37 1,057 44 12,379 37
45 - 64 years 16,900 55 561 24 17,461 53
65 years and older 773 3 75 3 848 3
Total 30,629 2,383 33,012

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 263 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, 17,457 (52%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,344 (10%) 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 3,220 12
Medicaid 10,079 37
Medicare 3,621 13
Other Public 5,163 19
Other Insurance 237 1
No Insurance 5,291 19
Total 27,611

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 3,180 clients.

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

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