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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2009

Table 20: TANF - Active Cases, Percent Distribution of TANF Female Adult Recipients by Age Group, 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 20

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES - ACTIVE CASES

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION OF TANF FEMALE ADULT RECIPIENTS BY AGE GROUP
OCTOBER 2008 - SEPTEMBER 2009
 
STATE TOTAL FEMALE
ADULTS
AGE OF FEMALE ADULT RECIPIENTS
UNDER 20 20-29 30-39 40-49 OVER 49 UNKNOWN
U.S. Total
836,436
8.6
53.0
25.3
10.6
2.5
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alabama
9,587
7.5
63.3
24.1
4.3
0.7
0.0
Alaska
1,842
7.0
47.3
27.2
13.9
4.6
0.0
Arizona
16,659
7.7
48.7
28.2
13.0
2.4
0.0
Arkansas
4,705
10.3
62.1
22.3
4.3
1.1
0.0
California
228,698
9.0
47.5
26.1
13.4
4.0
0.0
Colorado
4,279
6.5
54.3
28.2
9.8
1.1
0.0
Connecticut
8,949
12.0
63.9
17.1
6.1
0.9
0.0
Delaware
1,818
10.4
59.1
21.3
7.5
1.7
0.0
Dist. Of Col.
4,582
9.9
53.8
24.4
10.5
1.4
0.0
Florida
16,230
5.2
50.2
29.9
12.3
2.4
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Georgia
2,862
16.1
57.9
18.4
6.9
0.7
0.0
Guam
473
3.8
54.3
23.7
14.7
3.3
0.2
Hawaii
5,256
7.5
46.3
30.1
12.0
4.2
0.0
Idaho
137
9.4
57.8
19.3
12.1
1.5
0.0
Illinois
4,218
10.4
52.2
23.7
10.9
2.8
0.0
Indiana
20,417
8.1
58.3
23.8
8.5
1.3
0.0
Iowa
10,084
9.4
59.4
22.4
7.8
1.0
0.0
Kansas
8,578
10.3
55.9
24.6
7.6
1.6
0.0
Kentucky
11,566
10.5
63.9
18.8
5.9
0.9
0.0
Louisiana
2,809
8.2
66.4
18.1
5.4
1.9
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Maine
7,278
6.3
49.6
33.9
8.9
1.3
0.0
Maryland
12,066
7.7
57.7
25.1
8.5
0.9
0.0
Massachusetts
27,249
7.8
51.9
27.7
10.5
2.1
0.0
Michigan
40,483
7.2
49.8
30.0
11.1
1.9
0.0
Minnesota
10,559
18.1
59.1
16.1
5.8
0.9
0.0
Mississippi
5,624
13.9
69.4
14.0
2.2
0.5
0.0
Missouri
23,441
10.4
62.9
19.4
6.2
1.0
0.0
Montana
2,024
8.5
54.9
26.6
8.3
1.7
0.0
Nebraska
3,561
6.1
61.3
24.7
7.1
0.9
0.0
Nevada
4,397
9.6
54.6
25.0
9.4
1.4
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Hampshire
2,977
5.2
55.4
26.8
10.7
1.9
0.0
New Jersey
21,424
6.6
50.5
28.1
12.2
2.6
0.0
New Mexico
10,099
8.0
56.0
24.7
9.5
1.8
0.0
New York
57,084
7.7
50.9
24.2
13.7
3.5
0.0
North Carolina
8,510
13.3
56.3
21.2
7.5
1.7
0.0
North Dakota
1,387
7.9
58.8
23.6
8.3
1.3
0.0
Ohio
42,992
7.8
59.3
23.1
8.1
1.7
0.0
Oklahoma
3,232
11.3
55.5
24.8
7.0
1.3
0.0
Oregon
12,854
8.5
49.0
29.4
11.1
2.0
0.0
Pennsylvania
26,429
9.8
62.6
21.3
5.5
0.8
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Puerto Rico
9,540
5.3
54.4
27.9
9.5
2.8
0.2
Rhode Island
5,458
12.9
52.4
22.0
11.4
1.3
0.0
South Carolina
12,473
14.6
60.9
19.1
4.9
0.5
0.0
South Dakota
858
10.2
51.4
27.2
9.7
1.6
0.0
Tennessee
38,837
6.4
53.1
29.1
9.3
2.1
0.0
Texas
13,460
8.5
50.7
27.7
10.6
2.5
0.0
Utah
3,082
6.3
54.1
25.8
11.3
2.6
0.0
Vermont
1,457
11.1
56.4
24.1
7.8
0.7
0.0
Virgin Islands
377
6.1
61.5
23.3
7.0
2.1
0.0
Virginia
18,855
7.4
54.8
25.8
10.3
1.6
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Washington
34,271
7.5
53.0
25.8
11.6
2.2
0.0
West Virginia
4,024
8.5
59.1
24.8
7.0
0.6
0.0
Wisconsin
6,230
10.8
52.0
25.2
10.0
2.0
0.0
Wyoming
96
6.5
50.8
31.4
7.5
3.7
0.1

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

Last Updated on 7/15/2011
By ACF