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 10,566 duplicated clients in Washington.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 9,945 94
HIV Negative 599 6
HIV Status Unknown 22 <1
Total 10,566

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 7,527 76 233 38 7,760 74
Female 2,321 23 366 60 2,687 25
Transgender 90 1 15 2 105 1
Total 9,938 614 10,552

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 14 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 Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 5,607 67 246 48 5,853 65
African American (not Hispanic) 1,862 22 106 21 1,968 22
Hispanic 352 4 90 18 442 5
Asian 220 3 14 3 234 3
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 ** ** 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 273 3 25 5 298 3
Multi-racial 113 1 33 6 146 2
Total 8,427 514 8,941

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 694 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 42 <1 25 4 67 1
2 - 12 years 51 1 271 45 322 3
13 - 24 years 365 4 140 23 505 5
25 - 44 years 4,693 47 123 20 4,816 46
45 - 64 years 4,433 45 47 8 4,480 43
65 years and older 348 4 ** ** 348 3
Total 9,932 606 10,538

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

*Age 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.

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

In 2008, 5,332 (50%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,444 (23%) 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 1,193 14
Medicaid 2,498 29
Medicare 1,352 16
Other Public 1,491 17
Other Insurance 50 1
No Insurance 2,070 24
Total 8,654

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,291 clients.

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

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