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The following section provides demographic and health-related information on all Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program clients in The United States in 2012.

ADAP clients are not included in the data in this section.

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Number of Clients Served

The estimated number of clients served by Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program providers in The United States in 2012 was 536,219.

Note: Nationally, 2,263 clients were seen in more than one state.

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Gender

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Gender
Gender Number Percent
Male 375,267 70.0
Female 155,752 29.1
Transgender* 5,027 < 1
Total 536,046

Note: Gender was not reported for 173 client(s) (< 1%).

*Very few people self-identify with this group. Transgender is an individual whose gender identity is not congruent with his or her biological gender, regardless of the status of surgical and hormonal gender reassignment processes. Sometimes the term is used as an umbrella term encompassing transsexuals, transvestites, cross-dressers, and others. The term transgender refers to a continuum of gender expressions, identities, and roles, which expand the current dominant cultural values of what it means to be male or female.

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Race/Ethnicity

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Race/Ethnicity
Race/Ethnicity Number Percent
White (not Hispanic) 144,245 27.4
Black or African-American (not Hispanic) 245,828 46.7
Hispanic 119,676 22.7
Asian (not Hispanic) 5,687 1.1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (not Hispanic) 941 < 1
American Indian/Alaska Native (not Hispanic) 2,645 < 1
Multi-racial (not Hispanic) 7,224 1.4
Total 526,246

Note: Race/Ethnicity was not reported for 9,973 client(s) (1.9%).

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Age

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Age
Age Number Percent
Under 2 3,469 < 1
2 - 12 5,012 < 1
13 - 24 32,465 6.1
25 - 44 207,030 38.6
45 - 64 269,278 50.2
65 and Above 18,946 3.5
Total 536,200

Note: Age was not reported for 19 client(s) (< 1%).

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Health Insurance Coverage Type

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Health Insurance Coverage Type
Health Insurance Type Number Percent
Private 86,517 17.3
Private Only 64,947 13.0
Medicaid 183,377 36.7
Medicaid Only 130,062 26.0
Medicare 91,354 18.3
Medicare Only 44,293 8.9
Other Public 60,959 12.2
Other Public Only 41,381 8.3
Other 19,256 3.9
Other Only 9,100 1.8
Multiple Types 72,173 14.4
Uninsured 188,337 37.7
Uninsured Only 137,761 27.6
Total 499,717

Note: Health insurance was not reported for 36,502 client(s) (6.8%).

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by HIV/AIDS Status

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by HIV/AIDS Status
HIV/AIDS Status Number Percent
HIV-positive not AIDS 237,821 45.3
HIV-positive, AIDS Status Unknown 44,708 8.5
CDC-defined AIDS 228,368 43.5
HIV Indeterminant (Infants Only) 2,652 < 1
HIV-negative 11,285 2.2
Total 524,834

Note: HIV/AIDS status was not reported for 11,385 client(s) (2.1%).

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Household Income as a Percentage of the Federal Poverty Level

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Household Income as a Percentage of the Federal Poverty Level
Household Income Level Number Percent
Below 100% of the FPL 322,347 66.7
Between 101-200% of the FPL 105,421 21.8
Between 201-300% of the FPL 32,398 6.7
Above 300% of the FPL 22,885 4.7
Total 483,051  

Note: Household income was not reported for 53,168 client(s) (9.9%).

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Housing Status***

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients in The United States in 2012 by Housing Status***
Housing Status Number Percent
Unstable Housing 19,702 4.1
Stable/Permanent Housing 403,976 83.1
Temporary Housing 62,468 12.8
Total 486,146

Note: Housing status was not reported for 50,073 client(s) (9.3%).