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 2010, Ryan White programs served 12,660 duplicated clients in Connecticut.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 11,492 91
HIV Negative 715 6
HIV Status Unknown 453 4
Total 12,660

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 6,899 60 673 58 7,572 60
Female 4,511 39 491 42 5,002 40
Transgender 81 1 ** ** 81 1
Total 11,491 1,164 12,655

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 3 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 Status, 20105*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status, 20105*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 2,304 20 165 16 2,469 20
African American (not Hispanic) 4,435 39 512 51 4,947 40
Hispanic 4,333 38 324 32 4,657 38
Asian 25 <1 ** ** 25 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 24 <1 ** ** 24 <1
Multi-racial 244 2 10 1 254 2
Total 11,365 1,011 12,376

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 269 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 Status, 20105*

Client Age, by HIV Status, 20105
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 19 <1 24 2 43 <1
2 - 12 years 20 <1 97 8 117 1
13 - 24 years 314 3 198 17 512 4
25 - 44 years 3,668 32 469 40 4,137 33
45 - 64 years 7,165 62 362 31 7,527 59
65 years and older 305 3 18 2 323 3
Total 11,491 1,168 12,659

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 1 client.

^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, 20105

In 2010, 4,493 (39%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,460 (13%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20105*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20105*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 889 8
Medicaid 5,431 52
Medicare 1,516 14
Other Public 575 5
Other Insurance 1,027 10
No Insurance 1,053 10
Total 11,492

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,001 clients.

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

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