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FY1997 Annual Report - Table 40

Office of Child Support Enforcement

Published: December 1, 1997
TABLE 40: IV-D PATERNITY STANDARD DATA FOR FIVE CONSECUTIVE FISCAL YEARS
STATES FY 1993 FY 1994 FY 1995 FY 1996 FY 1997
ALABAMA 56% 55% 57% 48% 56%
ALASKA 51 60 68 73 76
ARIZONA 49 52 56 56 69
ARKANSAS 55 57 61 64 67
CALIFORNIA 42 33 31 NA NA
COLORADO 42 44 51 57 65
CONNECTICUT 51 53 68 66 68
DELAWARE 74 68 73 NA 73
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 4 4 NA 2 3
FLORIDA NA NA NA NA NA
GEORGIA 41 38 91 81 73
GUAM 57 65 79 87 96
HAWAII 50 26 49 55 47
IDAHO 40 42 43 52 53
ILLINOIS 36 38 39 40 45
INDIANA 53 52 54 NA NA
IOWA 60 62 66 70 72
KANSAS 50 62 60 62 62
KENTUCKY 44 47 58 58 62
LOUISIANA 31 34 39 40 45
MAINE 51 62 68 76 84
MARYLAND 71 15 67 77 67
MASSACHUSETTS 46 46 69 80 79
MICHIGAN 68 72 70 NA 71
MINNESOTA 62 62 66 70 75
MISSISSIPPI 25 27 24 46 52
MISSOURI 43 46 48 53 57
MONTANA 25 21 40 63 69
NEBRASKA 30 35 42 38 57
NEVADA 52 58 64 8 63
NEW HAMPSHIRE 50 58 61 62 70
NEW JERSEY NA 51 51 60 60
NEW MEXICO 20 20 19 19 20
NEW YORK 40 43 42 49 52
NORTH CAROLINA 49 51 49 52 52
NORTH DAKOTA 60 62 58 59 61
OHIO 50 50 49 57 59
OKLAHOMA 9 11 16 16 16
OREGON 43 45 46 49 52
PENNSYLVANIA 71 46 48 51 62
PUERTO RICO 11 47 NA 1 NA
RHODE ISLAND 44 46 51 54 58
SOUTH CAROLINA 41 43 45 46 49
SOUTH DAKOTA 73 78 79 85 86
TENNESSEE NA NA NA NA NA
TEXAS 32 44 49 83 83
UTAH 61 62 67 68 62
VERMONT 65 71 77 82 91
VIRGIN ISLANDS 8 7 58 53 88
VIRGINIA 48 48 50 53 53
WASHINGTON 59 63 70 82 89
WEST VIRGINIA NA NA 66 62 66
WISCONSIN 79 80 76 76 76
WYOMING 12 24 14 18 25
NATIONWIDE TOTALS 45% 41% 50% 55% 61%
SOURCE: FORM OCSE-158 LINE 3 (A+B+C)/LINE 1 (A+B+C).
NOTE: STATES WITH NA DID NOT SUBMIT DATA OR DATA WERE INCONSISTENT WITH PROGRAMMATIC INFORMATION. PATERNITY STANDARD IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OF CHILDREN BORN OUT-OF-WEDLOCK AND FOR WHOM PATERNITY HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED, DIVIDED BY THE TOTAL NUMBER OF CHILDREN BORN OUT-OF-WEDLOCK FOR CHILDREN RECEIVING AFDC-TANF OR IV-D SERVICES.