The following data represent the cumulative totals of reported AIDS cases in Ohio. Included are the
total number of reported AIDS cases, and the number of reported AIDS cases by demographic
category in Ohio.
Total Reported AIDS Cases
- In Ohio, the cumulative number of reported AIDS cases from the beginning of the
epidemic in 1981 through 1996, is 8,743.
- 1,161 cases were reported in Ohio in the past year.
Reported AIDS Cases By Race/Ethnicity
- In Ohio, the cumulative total number of reported AIDS cases among the following
|White, not Hispanic-
(65.17% of the total case count.)
(31.20% of the total case count.)
(3.35% of the total case count.)
(0.22% of the total case count.)
|American Indian/Alaskan Native-|
(0.06% of the total case count.)
Reported AIDS Cases By Gender
- In Ohio, 9.84% of the total number of reported AIDS cases among are Women.
Reported AIDS Cases By Age
- In Ohio, the percentage of the cumulative total number of reported AIDS cases
among the following age groups is:
Adolescent and Young Adults-
* Data in this summary was compiled by AIDS Action Council. Epidemiological data was
provided by Centers for Disease Control. Funding amounts were provided by the appropriate
federal agency, and are from the most current fiscal year that state-by-state data is available.
The State of Ohio received a total of $43,938,802 in federal funding for AIDS programs for FY 1996.
In FY 1996, $6,632,396 was provided to Ohio by the CDC for prevention programs. These funds were allocated to
state and local health departments and community-based organizations to finance counseling and testing programs,
public information and health education/risk reduction activities, and for monitoring the epidemic (AIDS case
1. Ryan White CARE Act
- In FY 1996, $7,043,516 was provided to Ohio by the Health Resources and Services Administration
(HRSA) for health care and supportive services for people living with AIDS (PLWAs) under the Ryan White CARE
Title I -- $1,384,956
-- Emergency funds for care services to the following metropolitan areas: Cleveland-Lorain-Elyria.
Title II -- $4,668,106
-- Funds to state health departments for medical and support services for PLWAs - $3,885,87
-- AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), funding for the purchase of HIV/AIDS prescription
drugs - $782,236
Title IIIB -- $508,129
-- Funds to community-based clinics and migrant health clinics to provide outpatient early intervention and
primary medical services for PLWAs.
Title IV -- $445,000
-- Funds to support pediatric, adolescent, and family HIV care programs.
-- HIV/AIDS Dental Reimbursement Program - $37,325
2. Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA)
- In FY 1996, $1,794,000 in formula grants was provided to Ohio by the Department of Housing and Urban
Development under Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA) program. HOPWA provides for HIV-
specific housing programs, 90% through formula grants, and the remaining 10% on a competitive basis to projects
of national significance.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
- In FY 1996, the NIH allocated $28,468,890 to universities and other institutions in Ohio to conduct AIDS
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