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LIHEAP Annual Report Statistics

LIHEAP Report to Congress Selected Tables for FY 2008

Published: May 21, 2012
Audience:
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Category:
Publications/Reports, Report to Congress, Annual Report

Table 1. Annual report statistics on HHS energy assistance programs, fiscal years 1981-2008 1

Statistic
LIEAP                                                                         LIHEAP
FY 81 FY 82 FY 83 FY 84 FY 85 FY 86 FY 87 FY 88 FY 89 FY 90 FY 91 FY 92 FY 93 FY 94
Regular Block Grant appropriations (in billions) $1.85 $1.75 $1.98 $1.88 $2.10 $2.122 $1.83 $1.53 $1.38 $1.39 $1.42 $1.50 $1.35 $1.44
Emergency Contingency appropriations (in millions) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $195 $300 $595 $300
Supplemental appropriations
(in millions)
0 $123 0 $200 0 0 0 0 0 $50 0 0 0 0
Contingency supplemental appropriations (in millions) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Contingency funds released
(in millions)
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $195 0 0 $300
Supplemental funds released (in millions) 0 $123 0 $200 0 0 0 0 0 $50 0 0 0 0
Contingency supplemental funds released (in millions) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Leveraging incentive funds
(in millions)3
NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 0 $23.70 $24.10
Oil overcharge funds (in millions) NA NA $23 $18 $6 $27 $185 $160 $174 $111 $98 $79 $57 $19
Total funds available to States
(in billions)4
$1.74 $1.86 $2.15 $2.23 $2.26 $2.14 $2.12 $1.82 $1.63 $1.63 $1.76 $1.65 $1.52 $1.81
Households assisted with heating costs (in millions) 7.1 6.3 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.7 6.8 6.2 5.9 5.8 6.1 6.2 5.6 6
Average household heating assistance benefit NC5 $188 $209 $213 $224 $213 $197 $197 $182 $189 $190 $168 $180 $188
Average household heating/winter crisis benefit $213 $202 $225 $236 $242 $231 $216 $217 $204 $209 $215 $190 $201 $213
Heating benefits (in billions) $1.47 $1.12 $1.34 $1.37 $1.47 $1.35 $1.28 $1.15 $1.02 $1.03 $1.10 $0.99 $0.95 $1.06
Cooling benefits (in millions) $48 $51 $33 $32 $29 $36 $30 $21 $12 $25 $27 $23 $22 $25
Crisis benefits (in millions) $466 $1397 $192 $226 $191 $199 $198 $190 $187 $189 $221 $197 $183 $226
Weatherization benefits
(in millions)
NA $136 $195 $187 $227 $193 $220 $170 $148 $133 $129 $135 $146 $214
Carryover to next fiscal year
(in millions)
NA $160 $133 $158 $103 $110 $129 $85 $74 $55 $81 $80 $41 $88
Administrative costs
(in millions)
$119 NC5 $150 $157 $164 $169 $173 $153 $146 $143 $150 $134 $125 $148

 


1 The statistics on Federal appropriations are for the 50 States, the District of Columbia, Indian Tribes, and Insular Areas. Except for the data
on Federal appropriations, the remaining data in this table are for the 50 States and the District of Columbia.

2 $2.01 billion after Gramm Rudman Hollings rescission and reallotment.

3 Leveraging incentive funds are included as part of the Federal Regular Block Grant appropriations. Beginning in FY 1996, up to 25 percent of
the Leveraging Incentive funds could be set aside for the Residential Energy Assistance Challenge Program (REACH).

4 Includes Federal LIHEAP allotment net of Indian set-asides (not shown above); LIHEAP funds carried over from the previous fiscal year (not
shown above); Oil Overcharge funds; and, from FY 81 through FY 03 (not shown above), State and other funds used for LIEAP/LIHEAP.

5 NC – Not calculated

6 Excludes $89 million for Community Services Administration’s Energy Crisis Intervention Program and data from 13 States which reported crisis
expenditures as part of heating assistance expenditures.

7 Excludes estimated obligations for five States.


Table 1. Annual report statistics on HHS energy assistance programs, fiscal years 1981-20081 (continued)

 

Statistic

LIHEAP

FY 95 FY 96 FY 97 FY 98 FY 99 FY 00 FY 01 FY 02 FY 03 FY 04 FY 05 FY 06 FY 07 FY 08
Regular Block Grant appropriations(in billions) $1.3198 $0.909 $0.975 $1.000 $1.100 $1.100 $1.400 $1.70 $1.79 $1.79 $1.85 $1.98 $1.98 $1.98
Emergency Contingency
appropriations (in millions)
$600 $300 $420 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 0 $99 $298 $181 $181 $590
Supplemental appropriations
(in millions)
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 0 0
Contingency supplemental
appropriations (in millions)
0 0 0 0 0 $600 $300 0 0 0 0 500 0 0
Contingency funds released
(in millions)
100 180 215 160 175 $300 $300 $100 0 $99 $277 $180 $181 $611
Supplemental funds released
(in millions)
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $9910 0 0 $500 0 0
Contingency supplemental funds released (in millions) 0 0 0 0 0 $444 $156 0 $200 $99 0 $500 0 0
Leveraging incentive funds
(in millions)3
$29 $16.0 $18.8 $17.7 $19.6 $18.9 $19.2 $19.0 $18.9 $18.9 $20.5 $20.2 $26.1 011
Oil overcharge funds (in millions) $13 $7 $8 $9 $2 $3 $1 $5 $3 $2 $4 $4 $0.7 $0.2
Total funds available to
States (in billions)4
$1.54 $1.20 $1.20 $1.24 $1.34 $1.90 $2.35 $1.92 $2.12 $1.95 $2.22 $3.22 $2.47 $2.74
Households assisted with heating costs (in millions) 5.5 4.2 4.3 3.9 3.6 3.9 4.8 4.4 4.8 5.0 5.3 5.5 5.3 5.4
Average household heating assistance benefit $172 $175 $184 $174 $205 $227 $299 $254 $258 $234 $253 $317 $265 $293
Average household heating/winter crisis benefit $198 $203 $213 $205 $237 $270 $365 $291 $312 $277 $303 $385 $321 $363
Heating benefits (in billions) $0.88 $0.70 $0.75 $0.64 $0.68 $0.82 $1.30 $1.04 $1.14 $1.08 $1.22 $1.60 $1.30 $1.46
Cooling benefits (in millions) $44 $18 $19 $62 $72 $72 $55 $78 $73 $57 $62 $116 $84 $86
Crisis benefits (in millions) $213 $169 $176 $212 $210 $250 $474 $268 $378 $321 $391 $574 $441 $521
Weatherization benefits
(in millions)
$159 $136 $153 $138 $145 $158 $234 $214 $222 $221 $235 $322 $250

$276

Carryover to next fiscal year
(in millions)
$81 $52 $56 $41 $72 $59 $70 $59 $78 $62 $59 $101 $62 $70
Administrative costs
(in millions)
$133 $97 $113 $104 $115 $134 $169 $160 $173 $169 $181 $248 $193 $230

8HHS’ FY 1994 appropriations act included advance FY 1995 funds of $1.475 billion for LIHEAP. However, HHS’ FY 1995 appropriations act
rescinded $155.796 million of the advance FY 1995 LIHEAP funds.

9HHS’ FY 1995 appropriations act included advance FY 1996 funds of $1.319 billion for LIHEAP. However, two subsequent appropriations acts
rescinded $419.204 million of the advance FY 1996 LIHEAP funds.

10HHS’ FY 2003 appropriations act transferred $100 million from Emergency Contingency to Regular Block Grant and applied a 0.65 percent
rescission to such funds.

11HHS’ FY 2008 appropriations act did not include funds for Leveraging or REACH.