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 19,275 duplicated clients in Tennessee.

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010

Number of Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2010
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 18,492 96
HIV Negative 525 3
HIV Status Unknown 258 1
Total 19,275

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

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*

Client Gender, by HIV Status, 20105*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 12,879 70 425 54 13,304 69
Female 5,553 30 357 46 5,910 31
Transgender 59 <1 ** ** 59 <1
Total 18,491 782 19,273

*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, 20105*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 6,437 35 89 13 6,526 34
African American (not Hispanic) 10,838 59 566 84 11,404 60
Hispanic 710 4 15 2 725 4
Asian 59 <1 ** ** 59 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 21 <1 0 0 21 <1
Multi-racial 339 2 ** ** 339 2
Total 18,404 670 19,074

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 186 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 97 1 60 8 157 1
2 - 12 years 89 <1 95 12 184 1
13 - 24 years 1,199 6 178 23 1,377 7
25 - 44 years 9,164 50 268 34 9,432 49
45 - 64 years 7,658 41 164 21 7,822 41
65 years and older 285 2 18 2 303 2
Total 18,492 783 19,275

^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, 12,379 (67%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,704 (15%) 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 2,972 17
Medicaid 3,182 19
Medicare 2,326 14
Other Public 310 2
Other Insurance 1,058 6
No Insurance 7,295 43
Total 17,143

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,349 clients.

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

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