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South CarolinaPopulation Data

Estimated population of South Carolina: 4,503,2801

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) 14
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 36
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 65
Medicaid 13
Medicare 18
Military Health 5
Uninsured 16

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

South CarolinaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

South Carolina

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 15,176

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 7,383

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 597 789 --
2001 695 714 --
2002 597 822 --
2003 539 765 --
2004 571 734 --
2005 527 682 --
2006 493 704 --
2007 542 742 --
2008 -- -- 839

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.

South CarolinaProgram 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 South Carolina Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by South Carolina Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by South Carolina Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $0
States and Territories: Part B $12,369,991
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $15,922,450
Emerging Communities: Part B $366,070
Early Intervention: Part C $5,262,025
Capacity Building: Part C $59,094
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $579,487
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $0
MAI Part B $179,768
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $800,000
Total $35,538,885

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.

South CarolinaProvider Characteristics

In South Carolina, 30 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 2
Part B 18
Part C 12
Part D 7

Note: 8 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 6 20
Community & Mental Health Centers 8 27
Community-Based Organizations 12 40
Health Departments 1 3
Other 3 10
Total Number 30

South CarolinaClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 11,551 duplicated clients in South Carolina.

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 11,119 96
HIV Negative 124 1
HIV Status Unknown 308 3
Total 11,551

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 6,826 61 148 36 6,974 60
Female 4,265 38 262 64 4,527 39
Transgender 28 <1 ** ** 28 <1
Total 11,119 410 11,529

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 20 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 Status
Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 2,433 22 73 19 2,506 22
African American (not Hispanic) 8,080 73 321 81 8,401 74
Hispanic 287 3 ** ** 287 3
Asian 20 <1 0 0 20 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 18 <1 0 0 18 <1
Multi-racial 171 2 ** ** 171 1
Total 11,009 394 11,403

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

*Race 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.

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 187 2 ** ** 187 2
2 - 12 years 112 1 16 4 128 1
13 - 24 years 588 5 71 18 659 6
25 - 44 years 5,195 47 180 45 5,375 47
45 - 64 years 4,790 43 121 30 4,911 43
65 years and older 247 2 14 3 261 2
Total 11,119 402 11,521

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 22 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, 7,462 (65%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,364 (20%) 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 1,528 14
Medicaid 3,047 28
Medicare 1,187 11
Other Public 51 <1
Other Insurance 74 1
No Insurance 4,924 46
Total 10,811

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 308 clients.

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

South CarolinaServices 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 52,645
Substance abuse 3,802
Oral health 3,411
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 35,481
Mental health 3,087

*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 25
Oral health care 21
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 0
Home health care 2
Home/community-based services 1
Mental health services 20
Medical case management 27
Substance abuse: outpatient 12
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 22
Child care services 0
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 3
Emergency financial assistance 19
Food bank/home-delivered meals 13
Health education/risk reduction 28
Housing services 13
Legal services 7
Linguistics services 12
Medical transportation services 27
Outreach services 12
Permanency planning 2
Psychosocial support services 22
Referral for health care/support services 7
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 2
Treatment adherence counseling 12

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

South CarolinaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 3,047 clients in South Carolina.

**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 2,080 68
Female 960 32
Transgender ** **
Total 3,040

**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) 182 6
African American (not Hispanic) 304 10
Hispanic 2,531 84
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial ** **
Total 3,017

*Race was unknown or unreported for 20 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 ** **
2 - 12 years ** **
13 - 24 years 116 4
25 - 44 years 1,579 52
45 - 64 years 1,316 43
65 years and older 33 1
Total 3,044

**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.