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 2,984 duplicated clients in Rhode Island.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 2,625 88
HIV Negative 174 6
HIV Status Unknown 185 6
Total 2,984

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 1,741 66 252 72 1,993 67
Female 882 34 100 28 982 33
Transgender ** ** ** ** ** **
Total 2,623 352 2,975

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 6 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) 1,104 45 151 48 1,255 46
African American (not Hispanic) 611 25 65 21 676 25
Hispanic 667 27 97 31 764 28
Asian 28 1 ** ** 28 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 34 1 ** ** 34 1
Multi-racial ** ** 0 0 0 0
Total 2,444 313 2,757

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 206 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 22 1 ** ** 22 1
2 - 12 years 30 1 ** ** 30 1
13 - 24 years 108 4 11 3 119 4
25 - 44 years 971 37 107 30 1,078 36
45 - 64 years 1,419 54 225 63 1,644 55
65 years and older 75 3 12 3 87 3
Total 2,625 355 2,980

^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, 1,809 (69%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 334 (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 594 23
Medicaid 723 28
Medicare 408 16
Other Public 200 8
Other Insurance 45 2
No Insurance 616 24
Total 2,586

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 39 clients.

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

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