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FY2004 Annual Report - Table 2

Office of Child Support Enforcement

Published: December 1, 2004
Table 2: Statistical Overview, FY 2003 and FY 2004
  2003 2004 Percent or Percentage
Point Change
2003 - 2004
Source: Form OCSE-157
1 Total IV-D caseload combines lines 1 (cases open) and 3 (cases with no jurisdiction).
2 IV-D paternities established or acknowledged for the current year are reported on line 16.
3 State paternity acknowledgements include an unknown number of acknowledgements for children in the IV-D caseload and are reported on line 10.
TOTAL IV-D CASELOAD 1 15,923,353 15,854,475 -0.4%
Current Assistance 2,759,291 2,628,214 -4.8%
Former Assistance 7,371,641 7,281,092 -1.2%
Never Assistance 5,792,421 5,945,169 2.6%
CASES OPEN (line 1) 15,873,322 15,803,921 -0.4%
Current Assistance 2,743,460 2,613,428 -4.7%
Former Assistance 7,346,247 7,254,042 -1.3%
Never Assistance 5,783,615 5,936,451 2.6%
CASES WITH NO JURISDICTION (line 3) 50,031 50,554 1.0%
Current Assistance 15,831 14,786 -6.6%
Former Assistance 25,394 27,050 6.5%
Never Assistance 8,806 8,718 -1.0%
NUMBER OF CHILDREN 17,595,222 17,289,695 -1.7%
TOTAL CASES WITH COLLECTIONS 7,982,311 8,133,646 1.9%
Current Assistance 804,450 781,188 -2.9%
Former Assistance 3,817,797 3,852,255 0.9%
Never Assistance 3,360,064 3,500,203 4.2%
TOTAL PERCENTAGE OF CASES WITH COLLECTIONS 50.3 51.5 1.2
Current Assistance 29.3 29.9 0.6
Former Assistance 52.0 53.1 1.1
Never Assistance 58.1 59.0 0.9
TOTAL CASES WITH ORDERS ESTABLISHED 11,471,374 11,753,603 2.5%
Current Assistance 1,402,186 1,383,683 -1.3%
Former Assistance 5,769,503 5,862,436 1.6%
Never Assistance 4,299,685 4,507,484 4.8%
TOTAL PERCENTAGE OF CASES WITH ORDERS ESTABLISHED 72.3 74.4 2.1
Current Assistance 51.1 52.9 1.8
Former Assistance 78.5 80.8 2.3
Never Assistance 74.3 75.9 1.6
TOTAL PERCENTAGE OF CASES WITH COLLECTIONS TO CASES WITH ORDERS ESTABLISHED 69.6 69.2 -0.4
Current Assistance 57.4 56.5 -0.9
Former Assistance 66.2 65.7 -0.5
Never Assistance 78.1 77.7 -0.5
TOTAL PATERNITIES ESTABLISHED OR ACKNOWLEDGED 1,524,569 1,606,303 5.4%
IV-D Paternities Established or Acknowledged 2 662,526 691,554 4.4%
State In-Hospital and Other Paternities Acknowledged 3 862,043 914,749 6.1%
TOTAL SUPPORT ORDERS ESTABLISHED 1,161,206 1,181,012 1.7%
Current Assistance 235,284 241,627 2.7%
Former Assistance 409,378 413,231 0.9%
Never Assistance 516,544 526,154 1.9%
FULL-TIME EQUIVALENT STAFF 60,756 60,354 -0.7%