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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2009

Table 54: TANF - Closed Cases, Percent Distribution of TANF Closed-Case Adult Recipients by Marital Status, October 2008 - September 2009

Published: December 29, 2010
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, Characteristic and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients
Types:
Data Document
TABLE 54

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES - CLOSED CASES

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION OF TANF CLOSED-CASE ADULT RECIPIENTS BY MARITAL STATUS
OCTOBER 2008 - SEPTEMBER 2009
 
STATE ADULT
RECIPIENTS
MARITAL STATUS
SINGLE MARRIED SEPARATED WIDOWED DIVORCED UNKNOWN
U.S. Total
1,499,349
68.9
15.6
7.6
0.3
5.8
1.8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alabama
16,259
71.5
6.0
15.2
0.2
7.1
0.0
Alaska
3,829
52.7
26.4
10.3
0.7
9.9
0.0
Arizona
25,675
58.4
19.8
9.1
0.8
11.9
0.0
Arkansas
5,186
71.0
8.5
13.3
0.1
7.0
0.0
California
503,017
62.0
22.5
6.3
0.2
5.4
3.4
Colorado
7,238
65.5
23.9
5.6
0.2
4.8
0.0
Connecticut
10,552
81.5
6.2
7.8
0.1
4.3
0.0
Delaware
2,016
83.3
5.3
7.1
0.1
4.3
0.0
Dist. Of Col.
7,120
96.8
0.7
1.5
0.0
1.1
0.0
Florida
56,304
65.0
18.8
7.8
0.3
8.1
0.0
               
Georgia
6,801
85.8
1.6
9.5
0.0
3.1
0.0
Guam
2,262
84.1
12.9
3.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Hawaii
7,442
60.9
17.4
11.0
0.6
7.3
2.8
Idaho
686
63.2
5.8
16.5
0.4
14.2
0.0
Illinois
4,465
97.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.3
Indiana
47,049
55.5
25.1
10.3
0.5
8.5
0.0
Iowa
17,447
69.3
23.1
3.5
0.2
4.0
0.0
Kansas
14,830
61.1
19.2
9.0
0.4
10.3
0.0
Kentucky
23,165
55.5
15.7
15.6
0.3
6.6
6.3
Louisiana
3,155
79.8
2.0
11.9
0.0
6.3
0.0
               
Maine
6,822
68.8
10.0
8.8
0.3
12.1
0.0
Maryland
32,905
87.9
4.6
5.0
0.5
2.0
0.0
Massachusetts
25,585
70.2
11.0
7.0
0.6
4.8
6.3
Michigan
53,095
86.4
4.0
4.7
0.3
4.6
0.0
Minnesota
21,315
76.5
2.7
12.9
1.1
6.8
0.0
Mississippi
8,967
83.1
1.2
9.7
0.3
5.8
0.0
Missouri
32,364
62.6
24.0
6.3
0.1
7.0
0.0
Montana
7,125
61.1
22.3
7.7
0.3
8.6
0.0
Nebraska
11,051
72.6
6.5
14.8
0.3
5.8
0.0
Nevada
7,940
64.9
20.1
7.9
0.0
7.1
0.0
               
NewHampshire
4,563
61.4
14.3
11.7
0.5
12.2
0.0
New Jersey
31,761
86.2
2.4
8.4
0.3
2.8
0.0
New Mexico
24,784
71.3
17.5
5.8
0.6
4.8
0.0
New York
81,677
79.1
7.0
6.6
0.4
2.1
4.9
North Carolina
17,571
77.0
8.0
10.4
0.1
4.4
0.0
North Dakota
1,413
67.8
11.2
8.4
0.2
12.4
0.0
Ohio
93,603
72.8
15.1
5.6
0.0
6.5
0.0
Oklahoma
12,969
72.3
7.5
13.5
0.4
6.3
0.0
Oregon
15,804
73.2
9.1
10.4
0.4
7.0
0.0
Pennsylvania
27,381
83.4
5.5
7.9
0.2
3.0
0.0
               
Puerto Rico
2,762
76.7
15.1
4.2
0.8
3.3
0.0
Rhode Island
8,934
76.9
15.2
5.5
0.0
1.0
1.5
South Carolina
15,006
78.0
2.3
15.1
0.1
4.0
0.6
South Dakota
2,301
73.2
7.6
8.3
0.4
6.3
4.2
Tennessee
46,033
100.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Texas
42,381
63.0
6.9
17.9
0.0
6.9
5.2
Utah
4,692
50.0
15.2
19.5
0.6
14.6
0.0
Vermont
11,948
62.5
20.2
7.8
0.0
8.5
1.1
Virgin Islands
240
86.7
2.9
5.8
0.4
4.2
0.0
Virginia
8,436
61.9
10.4
17.4
1.1
9.3
0.0
               
Washington
50,593
56.4
23.2
9.3
0.4
10.7
0.0
West Virginia
12,544
45.2
24.3
11.9
1.6
17.1
0.0
Wisconsin
10,030
82.8
5.1
5.2
0.4
6.4
0.0
Wyoming
255
59.4
19.3
10.6
0.0
10.6
0.0
SOURCE: NATIONAL TANF DATAFILE AS OF 12/29/2010


Last Updated on 08/03/2011
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