< Back to Search

FY2012 Preliminary Report - Table P-31

Office of Child Support Enforcement

Published: September 1, 2013
Table P-31: Paternity Establishment1, Fiscal Year 2012
STATES IV-D Out-of-Wedlock Births IV-D Paternity Established or Acknowledged2 Statewide Out-of-Wedlock Births Statewide Paternities Established or Acknowledged3
Current Year Prior Year Current Year Prior Year
Source: Form OCSE-157 line 5 line 5a line 6 line 8 line 8a line 9
1These data are used to calculate the paternity established performance indicator measures.
2These numbers include all of the children in the child support enforcement caseload for whom paternity was established or acknowledged in any fiscal year.
3States not using the statewide paternity measure for the determination of incentives are not required to report this information.
Note: No assumption is made regarding data reliability.
NA - Not available.
ALABAMA 143,511 144,700 132,818 24,077 24,454 NA
ALASKA 23,551 NA 22,480 4,142 4,156 4,411
ARIZONA 135,712 137,966 179,767 38,871 37,839 NA
ARKANSAS 87,770 86,386 86,163 15,576 15,627 NA
CALIFORNIA 1,025,089 1,096,237 1,079,135 NA 201,532 204,788
COLORADO 91,444 88,054 84,617 13,702 14,502 15,475
CONNECTICUT 138,843 134,226 128,092 14,104 14,278 14,630
DELAWARE 67,010 65,607 50,468 5,299 5,562 NA
DIST. OF COL. 40,297 40,815 27,876 6,237 6,378 5,741
FLORIDA 655,737 655,147 582,984 101,606 101,972 98,547
GEORGIA 379,220 389,712 396,125 59,333 60,662 58,559
GUAM 7,364 6,132 7,105 2,173 1,892 NA
HAWAII 54,741 52,890 50,192 7,070 7,201 6,939
IDAHO 78,799 79,032 77,334 6,036 6,001 4,040
ILLINOIS 404,257 417,430 325,374 63,270 63,897 55,855
INDIANA 244,217 249,628 264,997 35,546 35,580 NA
IOWA 110,159 111,871 109,803 13,169 13,171 12,633
KANSAS 99,535 98,682 99,708 14,983 15,482 14,649
KENTUCKY 196,494 194,130 186,969 20,472 NA NA
LOUISIANA 253,138 243,568 220,641 33,647 35,068 NA
MAINE 50,583 49,498 52,821 4,941 5,085 NA
MARYLAND 168,339 168,683 165,154 28,404 29,131 26,448
MASSACHUSSETTS 154,051 161,952 158,383 23,523 25,266 22,941
MICHIGAN 554,501 550,764 497,259 48,350 47,990 44,902
MINNESOTA 181,862 178,269 182,752 22,267 22,317 NA
MISSISSIPPI 313,061 326,540 299,201 21,658 NA NA
MISSOURI 291,953 284,634 277,754 30,443 30,648 29,940
MONTANA 25,996 25,445 27,388 4,242 4,295 4,646
NEBRASKA 76,361 74,271 72,413 8,625 8,547 8,375
NEVADA 72,619 73,069 85,665 NA 15,652 NA
NEW HAMPSHIRE 25,525 25,796 27,675 4,338 4,474 4,235
NEW JERSEY 225,886 242,028 219,535 36,373 36,843 35,223
NEW MEXICO 60,564 63,107 62,417 NA 14,315 NA
NEW YORK 618,831 603,950 518,852 97,819 100,248 90,876
NORTH CAROLINA 316,299 318,774 316,033 49,237 49,650 NA
NORTH DAKOTA 29,024 27,541 29,976 3,660 3,482 NA
OHIO 624,536 651,507 606,774 59,557 60,318 56,705
OKLAHOMA 150,268 170,093 131,742 17,162 17,584 20,226
OREGON 54,002 NA 49,402 15,744 16,025 15,191
PENNSYLVANIA 293,768 292,795 314,821 NA 60,368 56,097
PUERTO RICO 50,277 48,322 50,047 26,984 27,160 27,057
RHODE ISLAND 49,499 49,354 45,674 NA NA NA
SOUTH CAROLINA 224,717 228,596 217,522 26,221 26,675 26,355
SOUTH DAKOTA 26,285 25,071 27,314 4,508 4,428 NA
TENNESSEE 331,271 359,136 351,329 36,207 36,482 33,994
TEXAS 1,032,830 963,379 819,249 163,468 162,049 162,696
UTAH 56,348 55,221 59,003 9,489 10,001 9,992
VERMONT 14,764 14,522 15,331 673 956 NA
VIRGIN ISLANDS 3,780 3,971 2,144 1,325 1,143 929
VIRGINIA 219,021 219,766 214,003 NA 35,792 36,974
WASHINGTON 225,299 221,499 224,403 28,064 28,183 NA
WEST VIRGINIA 71,173 69,720 72,656 9,458 9,420 8,788
WISCONSIN 253,693 246,767 256,152 NA NA NA
WYOMING 14,288 14,367 17,034 2,360 2,388 2,238
TOTALS 11,098,162 11,100,620 10,580,526 1,264,413 1,562,169 1,221,095