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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2009

Table 10: TANF - Active Cases, Percent Distribution of TANF Teen Recipients With Teen Parent Status, October 2008 - September 2009

Published: August 24, 2010
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, Characteristic and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients
Types:
Data Document

TABLE 10

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES - ACTIVE CASES

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION OF TANF TEEN RECIPIENTS WITH TEEN PARENT STATUS
OCTOBER 2008 - SEPTEMBER 2009
 
STATE TOTAL
FAMILIES
TOTAL TEEN
RECIPIENTS
TEEN PARENT STATUS
YES NO
U.S. Total
1,726,560
773,004
11.0
89.0
 
 
 
 
 
Alabama
18,442
6,936
10.5
89.5
Alaska
3,033
1,604
8.6
91.4
Arizona
37,861
16,276
9.9
90.1
Arkansas
8,463
3,167
15.5
84.5
California
532,907
283,511
9.0
91.0
Colorado
9,275
3,486
10.2
89.8
Connecticut
16,723
5,997
15.5
84.5
Delaware
4,511
1,676
12.6
87.4
Dist. Of Col.
7,955
3,352
10.4
89.6
Florida
55,090
18,070
6.0
94.0
 
 
 
 
 
Georgia
21,087
10,550
4.5
95.5
Guam
1,077
397
22.7
77.3
Hawaii
8,307
3,709
11.5
88.5
Idaho
1,591
603
2.3
97.7
Illinois
19,611
11,362
3.9
96.1
Indiana
39,989
14,791
13.5
86.5
Iowa
16,154
5,449
19.0
81.0
Kansas
13,122
4,627
22.2
77.8
Kentucky
29,473
10,155
12.5
87.5
Louisiana
10,201
5,083
5.1
94.9
 
 
 
 
 
Maine
10,609
3,903
10.1
89.9
Maryland
22,425
9,497
9.9
90.1
Massachusetts
47,313
20,070
11.4
88.6
Michigan
62,230
30,304
9.0
91.0
Minnesota
21,772
10,498
18.5
81.5
Mississippi
11,322
4,561
17.2
82.8
Missouri
34,953
9,011
26.6
73.4
Montana
3,445
1,318
13.3
86.7
Nebraska
7,379
2,821
7.6
92.4
Nevada
8,332
3,186
13.9
86.1
 
 
 
 
 
New Hampshire
5,569
1,959
8.6
91.4
New Jersey
32,547
13,623
11.1
88.9
New Mexico
16,100
5,712
14.9
85.1
New York
116,693
55,165
4.6
95.4
North Carolina
25,680
9,772
11.7
88.3
North Dakota
2,151
719
16.0
84.0
Ohio
90,057
37,292
13.1
86.9
Oklahoma
8,738
5,229
7.0
93.0
Oregon
21,427
8,509
14.1
85.9
Pennsylvania
48,029
20,640
13.9
86.1
 
 
 
 
 
Puerto Rico
12,179
4,596
10.8
89.2
Rhode Island
8,420
3,455
23.2
76.8
South Carolina
17,085
6,031
30.7
69.3
South Dakota
2,976
1,351
6.5
93.5
Tennessee
58,138
24,244
10.1
89.9
Texas
48,635
18,194
6.7
93.3
Utah
5,944
2,163
9.0
91.0
Vermont
2,867
1,099
15.9
84.1
Virgin Islands
469
152
19.0
81.0
Virginia
31,906
10,775
71.0
29.0
 
 
 
 
 
Washington
58,536
22,195
9.7
90.3
West Virginia
9,192
3,606
10.2
89.8
Wisconsin
18,278
10,427
6.5
93.5
Wyoming
293
124
6.5
93.5

SOURCE: NATIONAL TANF DATAFILE AS OF 8/24/2010

Last Updated on 6/27/2011
By ACF

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