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FY2002 Annual Report - Table 22

Office of Child Support Enforcement

Published: December 1, 2002
Table 22: Traditional Cost-Effectiveness Ratio: Child Support Collections Per Dollar of Total Administrative Expenditures for Five Fiscal Years
STATES 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
ALABAMA $3.40 $3.47 $3.37 $3.69 $3.36
ALASKA 3.52 3.74 3.31 3.53 3.88
ARIZONA 2.66 2.89 3.25 3.63 3.73
ARKANSAS 2.88 2.95 2.97 2.57 2.42
CALIFORNIA 2.66 2.62 3.05 2.46 1.82
COLORADO 3.11 3.15 2.79 3.12 3.20
CONNECTICUT 3.23 4.55 3.45 3.57 3.48
DELAWARE 2.55 2.47 2.62 2.46 3.22
DIST. OF COL. 1.98 2.65 2.19 1.90 2.21
FLORIDA 3.04 3.04 3.00 3.16 3.51
GEORGIA 3.53 3.68 3.28 3.52 3.78
GUAM 1.72 2.01 2.42 1.22 1.53
HAWAII 2.60 3.01 4.05 5.84 6.02
IDAHO 3.69 6.13 3.81 4.05 4.80
ILLINOIS 2.50 2.34 2.28 1.87 2.62
INDIANA 5.45 7.03 7.25 6.04 7.49
IOWA 4.79 4.72 4.00 5.00 5.35
KANSAS 3.05 2.78 2.72 2.30 2.35
KENTUCKY 3.90 3.67 3.80 3.87 4.47
LOUISIANA 4.03 3.97 4.60 4.11 4.56
MAINE 4.25 4.33 4.49 5.71 4.07
MARYLAND 4.31 4.24 3.35 3.94 3.91
MASSACHUSETTS 4.58 3.88 3.33 4.89 5.50
MICHIGAN 7.18 7.75 5.46 4.77 4.54
MINNESOTA 3.85 3.91 3.97 4.00 3.92
MISSISSIPPI 3.69 4.21 4.61 5.62 6.74
MISSOURI 3.36 3.03 3.18 3.62 4.39
MONTANA 3.15 3.28 3.05 3.32 3.48
NEBRASKA 4.66 3.46 3.72 3.29 2.78
NEVADA 2.90 2.42 1.93 2.53 2.28
NEW HAMPSHIRE 4.50 3.91 4.46 4.99 4.06
NEW JERSEY 4.64 4.56 4.33 4.97 4.56
NEW MEXICO 1.59 1.08 1.18 0.96 1.31
NEW YORK 4.16 4.27 4.59 4.76 4.20
NORTH CAROLINA 2.86 2.68 3.55 3.71 4.09
NORTH DAKOTA 4.75 4.11 4.29 3.93 4.31
OHIO 5.67 4.74 4.67 4.07 4.69
OKLAHOMA 3.10 2.98 2.52 2.60 2.52
OREGON 5.29 5.48 5.01 6.04 5.35
PENNSYLVANIA 7.06 6.04 5.85 6.78 6.64
PUERTO RICO 5.38 5.57 6.08 5.32 6.06
RHODE ISLAND 4.18 4.06 4.11 3.94 4.20
SOUTH CAROLINA 4.71 4.74 4.79 4.35 5.57
SOUTH DAKOTA 6.13 5.85 6.13 6.91 6.81
TENNESSEE 3.58 4.30 4.45 4.61 4.15
TEXAS 3.76 3.96 4.65 4.92 5.08
UTAH 3.03 2.96 3.19 3.41 3.61
VERMONT 4.20 3.86 3.76 3.65 3.72
VIRGIN ISLANDS 2.67 2.40 1.41 0.96 1.36
VIRGINIA 4.53 4.13 4.38 5.49 5.73
WASHINGTON 3.74 4.37 4.24 4.27 4.65
WEST VIRGINIA 4.47 3.82 3.86 4.32 4.60
WISCONSIN 5.49 5.51 6.31 5.87 5.90
WYOMING 3.72 4.39 3.93 3.72 4.56
TOTALS $4.00 $3.94 $3.95 $3.92 $3.88
Source: Form OCSE-34 line 14 (a+b+c) / OCSE-131 line 4 (a+b+c); Beginning in FY 1999, OCSE-34A line 8E divided by OCSE-396A line 9 (a+c).
Note: This is not the formula used for incentive purposes.