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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2009

Table 26: TANF - Active Cases, Percent Distribution of TANF Adult Recipients by Citizenship 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 26

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES - ACTIVE CASES

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION OF TANF ADULT RECIPIENTS BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS
OCTOBER 2008 - SEPTEMBER 2009
 
STATE TOTAL ADULTS U.S. CITIZEN QUALIFIED ALIEN UNKNOWN
U.S. Total
973,580
91.2
7.1
1.7
 
 
 
 
 
Alabama
10,203
99.7
0.3
0.0
Alaska
2,480
88.8
11.2
0.0
Arizona
19,351
91.5
8.5
0.0
Arkansas
5,135
99.7
0.3
0.0
California
294,177
86.2
13.5
0.2
Colorado
5,085
96.0
4.0
0.0
Connecticut
9,350
95.7
4.3
0.0
Delaware
1,907
98.6
1.4
0.0
Dist. Of Col.
4,698
98.7
1.3
0.0
Florida
18,551
81.9
18.1
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
Georgia
2,895
98.3
0.8
0.9
Guam
659
99.2
0.8
0.0
Hawaii
6,560
89.3
1.4
9.3
Idaho
156
96.7
3.3
0.0
Illinois
4,467
99.8
0.2
0.0
Indiana
25,441
96.7
3.3
0.0
Iowa
12,316
95.0
5.0
0.0
Kansas
10,563
97.0
3.0
0.0
Kentucky
12,960
96.8
3.2
0.0
Louisiana
2,877
99.0
1.0
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
Maine
8,126
96.3
3.7
0.0
Maryland
12,534
99.2
0.8
0.0
Massachusetts
29,533
93.5
6.4
0.1
Michigan
42,816
71.9
0.0
28.1
Minnesota
11,550
88.0
12.0
0.0
Mississippi
5,711
100.0
0.0
0.0
Missouri
25,713
98.8
1.2
0.0
Montana
2,543
99.5
0.5
0.0
Nebraska
3,755
94.5
5.5
0.1
Nevada
5,340
92.4
7.6
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
New Hampshire
3,406
96.8
3.2
0.0
New Jersey
22,551
98.2
1.8
0.0
New Mexico
11,840
94.4
5.6
0.0
New York
64,580
87.6
11.6
0.8
North Carolina
9,174
96.9
3.1
0.0
North Dakota
1,483
97.3
2.7
0.0
Ohio
52,098
97.9
2.1
0.0
Oklahoma
3,365
98.5
0.7
0.8
Oregon
14,386
93.4
5.9
0.7
Pennsylvania
27,592
96.8
3.2
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
Puerto Rico
10,369
99.6
0.4
0.0
Rhode Island
6,465
89.5
10.5
0.0
South Carolina
12,750
99.8
0.2
0.0
South Dakota
930
98.9
1.1
0.0
Tennessee
41,410
99.4
0.6
0.0
Texas
14,528
95.1
4.9
0.0
Utah
3,390
93.1
6.8
0.1
Vermont
1,840
97.1
2.9
0.0
Virgin Islands
386
91.1
8.0
0.8
Virginia
19,955
97.9
2.1
0.0
 
 
 
 
 
Washington
42,296
89.0
5.5
5.5
West Virginia
4,535
99.7
0.3
0.0
Wisconsin
6,693
99.9
0.1
0.0
Wyoming
108
100.0
0.0
0.0

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

Last Updated on 7/18/2011
By ACF

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