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TennesseePopulation Data

Estimated population of Tennessee: 6,240,4561

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) 15
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 38
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 57

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 61
Medicaid 18
Medicare 17
Military Health 6
Uninsured 15

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

TennesseeHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Tennessee

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 14,021

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 7,238

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 846 839 --
2001 721 581 --
2002 797 772 --
2003 696 829 --
2004 780 734 --
2005 702 818 --
2006 732 679 --
2007 841 658 --
2008 -- -- 1,216

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.

TennesseeProgram 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 Tennessee Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Tennessee Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Tennessee Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $10,163,662
States and Territories: Part B $6,227,972
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $12,945,202
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $2,423,307
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,387,941
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $817,566
MAI Part B $139,592
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $0
Total $34,105,242

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.

TennesseeProvider Characteristics

In Tennessee, 43 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 18
Part B 31
Part C 5
Part D 9

Note: 12 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 4 9
Community & Mental Health Centers 6 14
Community-Based Organizations 16 37
Health Departments 10 23
Other 7 16
Total Number 43

TennesseeClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 18,271 duplicated clients in Tennessee.

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 17,660 97
HIV Negative 300 2
HIV Status Unknown 311 2
Total 18,271

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

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 12,213 69 317 52 12,530 69
Female 5,387 31 294 48 5,681 31
Transgender 53 <1 0 0 53 <1
Total 17,653 611 18,264

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 7 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) 6,659 38 76 18 6,735 38
African American (not Hispanic) 10,002 57 348 82 10,350 58
Hispanic 462 3 ** ** 462 3
Asian 46 <1 0 0 46 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 23 <1 0 0 23 <1
Multi-racial 210 1 ** ** 210 1
Total 17,402 424 17,826

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 303 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 118 1 105 19 223 1
2 - 12 years 107 1 162 30 269 1
13 - 24 years 1,195 7 78 14 1,273 7
25 - 44 years 9,606 54 130 24 9,736 54
45 - 64 years 6,409 36 72 13 6,481 36
65 years and older 205 1 ** ** 205 1
Total 17,640 547 18,187

*Age was unknown or unreported for 78 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, 11,013 (60%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,158 (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 3,393 20
Medicaid 2,352 14
Medicare 2,342 14
Other Public 1,872 11
Other Insurance 253 2
No Insurance 6,426 39
Total 16,638

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,022 clients.

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

TennesseeServices 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 55,670
Substance abuse 4,803
Oral health 2,994
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 34,002
Mental health 5,369

*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 4
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 6
Home health care 1
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 8
Medical case management 18
Substance abuse: outpatient 3
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 17
Child care services 1
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 1
Emergency financial assistance 10
Food bank/home-delivered meals 11
Health education/risk reduction 12
Housing services 4
Legal services 3
Linguistics services 2
Medical transportation services 20
Outreach services 4
Permanency planning 3
Psychosocial support services 10
Referral for health care/support services 16
Rehabilitation services 2
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 1
Treatment adherence counseling 13

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

TennesseeAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 3,032 clients in Tennessee.

**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 2,270 75
Female 753 25
Transgender ** **
Total 3,023

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 0 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 Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number* Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 1,427 47
African American (not Hispanic) 1,420 47
Hispanic 113 4
Asian 10 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 43 1
Total 3,013

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 13 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 138 5
25 - 44 years 1,939 64
45 - 64 years 943 31
65 years and older ** **
Total 3,020

*Age was unknown or unreported for 1 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.