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High Performance Measures - Performance Year 2009

Table 3(c) (2009): Work-Related Measures Rates and Ranks of FY 2009 Percentage Point Changes in Performance over FY 2008 Performance by Work Related Measures

Published: August 2, 2012
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Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
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Data Collection and Reporting, High Performance Bonus
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High Performance Measures
Table 3(c) (2009)

Work-Related Measures
Rates and Ranks of FY 2009 Percentage Point Changes in Performance
over FY 2008 Performance by Work Related Measures
 
State Job Entry Job Retention Earnings Gain Success in the
Workforce
Change Rank Change Rank Change Rank Rank 1/
U.S. Average 2/
(4.63)
 
(2.05)
 
(1.87)
 
 
Alabama
(7.87)
25
(3.24)
31
5.07
7
9
Alaska
(4.21)
10
(1.14)
20
(1.50)
26
 
Arizona
(9.25)
31
(2.34)
24
0.08
15
 
Arkansas
(3.71)
8
(5.32)
41
5.05
8
16
California 
(10.56)
35
(0.46)
17
(3.07)
34
 
Colorado
(5.60)
15
(3.71)
36
4.04
10
13
Connecticut
(20.93)
50
0.35
9
(3.13)
36
 
Delaware
(5.29)
14
(2.00)
22
(1.11)
24
 
Dist. of Col. 
(4.74)
11
(3.95)
38
(1.86)
27
 
Florida
(17.40)
46
7.93
2
(9.79)
46
15
Georgia
(10.86)
36
1.94
4
0.85
14
5
Guam
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hawaii
(6.15)
18
0.32
10
(6.94)
44
 
Idaho
(13.12)
43
(2.93)
29
7.43
2
8
Illinois
(11.46)
38
(2.49)
26
2.40
12
9
Indiana
(12.12)
41
(4.26)
39
5.15
6
12
Iowa
(9.86)
32
(3.92)
37
(5.11)
41
 
Kansas
(25.03)
51
(5.88)
43
0.99
13
 
Kentucky
(7.29)
20
(2.43)
25
(1.03)
22
 
Louisiana
(10.16)
34
(8.23)
48
(2.08)
30
 
Maine
(5.16)
13
(0.44)
16
(1.86)
28
 
Maryland
(20.37)
48
0.36
8
6.94
4
2
Massachusetts
(20.54)
49
(6.96)
46
10.95
1
14
Michigan 
(7.49)
23
(3.10)
30
(6.41)
42
 
Minnesota
(1.69)
5
(1.95)
21
(3.33)
39
 
Mississippi
(11.90)
39
0.10
11
7.03
3
3
Missouri
(8.89)
29
(3.69)
35
(0.76)
19
 
Montana
(6.07)
17
(2.02)
23
(16.49)
50
 
Nebraska
(12.37)
42
(6.17)
44
(0.63)
17
 
Nevada
(5.79)
16
(3.47)
34
(3.13)
35
 
New Hampshire
10.28
1
(21.89)
51
(2.34)
32
 
New Jersey
(7.78)
24
(3.25)
32
(2.17)
31
 
New Mexico
(12.01)
40
(8.46)
49
(0.64)
18
 
New York
(0.13)
4
(0.25)
14
(6.84)
43
 
North Carolina
(7.40)
21
0.04
12
(2.82)
33
 
North Dakota
(3.65)
7
(0.55)
18
(0.78)
20
 
Ohio 
(19.39)
47
(0.69)
19
3.27
11
7
Oklahoma
(8.45)
28
(7.30)
47
(1.07)
23
 
Oregon
(8.19)
27
(0.08)
13
(14.17)
48
 
Pennsylvania 
(3.15)
6
1.81
5
(19.88)
51
17
Puerto Rico
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rhode Island
(5.13)
12
(0.27)
15
(0.13)
16
 
South Carolina
(3.86)
9
0.58
7
4.59
9
4
South Dakota
(13.81)
44
(6.61)
45
(14.33)
49
 
Tennessee
(7.90)
26
2.22
3
(1.23)
25
6
Texas
0.65
2
16.15
1
6.85
5
1
Utah
(9.87)
33
(5.79)
42
(3.14)
37
 
Vermont
(6.85)
19
1.57
6
(3.24)
38
11
Virgin Islands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Virginia
(7.45)
22
(2.52)
27
(0.93)
21
 
Washington
(11.40)
37
(2.53)
28
(4.19)
40
 
West Virginia
(16.71)
45
(4.41)
40
(12.44)
47
 
Wisconsin
(9.03)
30
(3.36)
33
(1.87)
29
 
Wyoming
0.45
3
(13.25)
50
(7.73)
45
 

1/ Ranks on percentage point change in performance for the Job Retention and Earnings Gain submeasures are combined. Only ranks of States with at least one positive percentage point change on one submeasure are then re-ranked. (See 45 CFR, Part 270, Section 270.5(a)(4).)
2/ U.S. Average excludes Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and non-participating States.