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 14,221 duplicated clients in The District of Columbia.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 13,366 94
HIV Negative 855 6
HIV Status Unknown ** **
Total 14,221

**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 Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 8,085 61 405 49 8,490 60
Female 5,010 38 415 51 5,425 38
Transgender 220 2 0 0 220 2
Total 13,315 820 14,135

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 89 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 Status, 20105*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status, 20105*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 705 6 ** ** 705 5
African American (not Hispanic) 10,548 84 766 94 11,314 85
Hispanic 908 7 52 6 960 7
Asian 29 <1 0 0 29 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 138 1 ** ** 138 1
American Indian/Alaska Native 29 <1 0 0 29 <1
Multi-racial 136 1 ** ** 136 1
Total 12,493 818 13,311

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 903 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 127 1 25 3 152 1
2 - 12 years 262 2 250 31 512 4
13 - 24 years 1,016 8 158 19 1,174 8
25 - 44 years 4,881 37 194 24 5,075 36
45 - 64 years 6,641 50 192 23 6,833 48
65 years and older 438 3 ** ** 438 3
Total 13,365 819 14,184

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 36 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, 20105

In 2010, 6,018 (45%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 907 (7%) 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 1,069 11
Medicaid 5,312 53
Medicare 1,398 14
Other Public 1,305 13
Other Insurance 16 <1
No Insurance 835 8
Total 9,935

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 3,431 clients.

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

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