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 4,717 duplicated clients in Mississippi.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 4,652 99
HIV Negative 48 1
HIV Status Unknown 17 <1
Total 4,717

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 2,831 61 30 46 2,861 61
Female 1,812 39 35 54 1,847 39
Transgender ** ** 0 0 0 0
Total 4,643 65 4,708

^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) 621 13 14 27 635 14
African American (not Hispanic) 2,933 63 37 73 2,970 63
Hispanic 1,026 22 ** ** 1,026 22
Asian ** ** 0 0 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native ** ** 0 0 0 0
Multi-racial 59 1 ** ** 59 1
Total 4,639 51 4,690

*Race was unknown or unreported for 10 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 73 2 ** ** 73 2
2 - 12 years 39 1 16 59 55 1
13 - 24 years 365 8 ** ** 365 8
25 - 44 years 2,262 49 11 41 2,273 49
45 - 64 years 1,809 39 ** ** 1,809 39
65 years and older 104 2 ** ** 104 2
Total 4,652 27 4,679

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 17 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, 3,477 (75%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 658 (14%) 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 449 10
Medicaid 1,225 27
Medicare 781 17
Other Public 63 1
Other Insurance 100 2
No Insurance 1,875 42
Total 4,493

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 159 clients.

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

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