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Puerto RicoPopulation Data

Estimated population of Puerto Rico1: 3,721,978

No data exist for Puerto Rico for the percentage of the population living in poverty or the percentage of the population with health insurance.

Puerto RicoHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Puerto Rico

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases, 2010: 33,597

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2009: 10,866

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2010
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 0 1,346 --
2001 0 1,241 --
2002 0 1,135 --
2003 951 1,065 --
2004 2,049 904 --
2005 1,693 1,029 --
2006 1,471 844 --
2007 1,450 847 --
2008 -- -- 1,133
2009 -- -- 909
2010 -- -- 1,118

The format of this table was changed to account for the change in the presentation of data in CDC's 2008 HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report.

Puerto RicoProgram Grantees and Funding

Visit the HIV/AIDS Bureau’s Web site for a list of grantees by program.

Ryan White Program Funding Received by Puerto Rico Grantees, FY 2010

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Puerto Rico Grantees
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Ryan White Program Funding Received by Puerto Rico Grantees, FY 2010
Program Fiscal Year 2010
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $17,440,814
States and Territories: Part B $9,956,624
AIDS Drug Assistance Program: Part B $24,123,215
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $6,448,987
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,161,259
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $1,569,648
MAI Part B $293,243
MAI AETCs $0
SPNS: Part F $251,500
Total $61,245,290

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. ADAP funding includes ADAP Formula, Supplemental, and Emergency Relief funds.

Puerto RicoProvider Characteristics

In Puerto Rico, 65 service organizations received funding from one or more Ryan White programs to provide services in 2010.

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part, 20105

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part
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Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part, 20105
Program Number of Provider Organizations
Part A 48
Part B 17
Part C 9
Part D 7

Note: 15 provider organizations received funding from two or more Ryan White programs.

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20105

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, 20105
Types of Organizations Number Percentage
Hospitals 5 8
Community & Mental Health Centers 5 8
Community-Based Organizations 26 40
Health Departments 10 15
Other 19 29
Total Number 65

Puerto RicoClient Characteristics

In 2010, Ryan White programs served 19,224 duplicated clients in Puerto Rico.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 18,466 96
HIV Negative 222 1
HIV Status Unknown 536 3
Total 19,224

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Gender, by HIV Status
Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 11,699 63 427 56 12,126 63
Female 6,736 36 331 44 7,067 37
Transgender 30 <1 0 0 30 <1
Total 18,465 758 19,223

*Gender 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.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status
Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status, 20105*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 69 <1 ** ** 69 <1
African American (not Hispanic) 15 <1 ** ** 15 <1
Hispanic 18,168 100 341 100 18,509 100
Asian ** ** 0 0 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multi-racial ** ** ** ** 0 0
Total 18,252 341 18,593

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 616 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*

Age-by-HIV-Status
Client Age, by HIV Status, 20105
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 45 <1 44 6 89 <1
2 - 12 years 88 <1 67 9 155 1
13 - 24 years 741 4 66 9 807 4
25 - 44 years 6,292 34 287 38 6,579 34
45 - 64 years 10,270 56 237 31 10,507 55
65 years and older 1,020 6 57 8 1,077 6
Total 18,456 758 19,214

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

*Age 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.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20105

In 2010, 15,253 (83%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,083 (6%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20105*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 2008
Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20105*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 1,245 8
Medicaid 3,073 19
Medicare 976 6
Other Public 10,598 64
Other Insurance 304 2
No Insurance 398 2
Total 16,594

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,872 clients.

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

Puerto RicoServices Utilization

Number of Visits for Core Services, 20105*

Number of Visits for Core Services
Number of Visits for Core Services, 20105*
Type of Service Number of Visits
Medical case management 59,522
Substance abuse 3,821
Oral health 4,129
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 74,917
Mental health 12,763

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

Number of Funded Organizations, by Service Provided, 20105*
Core Services Number of Funded Organizations
Outpatient ambulatory/medical 35
Oral health care 18
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 6
Home health care 2
Home/community-based services 7
Mental health services 24
Medical case management 30
Substance abuse: outpatient 6
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 27
Child care services 2
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 0
Emergency financial assistance 13
Food bank/home-delivered meals 1
Health education/risk reduction 9
Housing services 14
Legal services 1
Linguistics services 0
Medical transportation services 23
Outreach services 27
Permanency planning 0
Psychosocial support services 8
Referral for health care/support services 9
Rehabilitation services 2
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 7
Treatment adherence counseling 18

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

Puerto RicoAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2010, ADAP served 4,918 clients in Puerto Rico. A total of 672 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender, 20105

ADAP Clients, by Gender
ADAP Clients, by Gender, 20105
Gender Number Percentage
Male 3,093 63
Female 1,825 37
Transgender 0 0
Total 4,918

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity, 20105

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity, 20105
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 0 0
African American (not Hispanic) 0 0
Hispanic 4,918 100
Asian 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 0 0
Multiracial 0 0
Total 4,918

ADAP Clients, by Age, 20105

ADAP Clients, by Age
ADAP Clients, by Age, 20105
Age Number Percentage
Under 2 years 0 0
2 - 12 years 31 1
13 - 24 years 233 5
25 - 44 years 1,897 39
45 - 64 years 2,638 54
65 years and older 119 2
Total 4,918