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Work Participaton Rates - 2009

TABLE 4B: TANF AVERAGE MONTHLY PERCENT OF WORK-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING IN WORK ACTIVITIES FOR A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF HOURS FOR THE FAMILYTO COUNT AS MEETING THE ALL FAMILIES WORK REQUIREMENTS FISCAL YEAR 2009

Published: April 22, 2011
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, Work Participation Rates
Types:
Data Document
Tags:
Work Participation Rate (WPR)
TABLE 4B

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES
AVERAGE MONTHLY PERCENT OF WORK-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING IN WORK ACTIVITIES FOR A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF HOURS FOR THE FAMILYTO COUNT AS MEETING THE ALL FAMILIES WORK REQUIREMENTS

FISCAL YEAR 2009

 
  Average Monthly Percent of Work-Eligible Individuals Engaged in Work by Work Activity for Families Counted as Participating in the All Families Work Rate
STATE TOTAL NUMBER OF NUMBER OF UNSUBSIDIZED SUBSIDIZED SUBSIDIZED WORK ON-THE-JOB JOB COMMUNITY VOCATIONAL JOB SKILLS EDUCATION SATISFACTORY PROVIDING OTHER
UNITED STATES
1,796,698
931,738
275,943
64.5%
1.4%
1.0%
8.7%
0.2%
16.9%
5.6%
15.1%
3.9%
1.4%
2.9%
0.0%
2.0%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ALABAMA
18,442
7,974
2,580
79.7%
0.3%
3.6%
7.2%
0.1%
7.7%
0.0%
7.5%
1.6%
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
1.2%
ALASKA
3,033
1,790
664
79.8%
0.0%
0.3%
1.1%
0.5%
12.5%
4.7%
9.8%
0.8%
2.3%
2.1%
0.0%
9.6%
ARIZONA
37,860
16,001
4,341
54.6%
0.0%
0.1%
12.6%
0.3%
28.5%
3.3%
20.7%
1.4%
0.3%
2.1%
0.0%
0.0%
ARKANSAS
8,463
3,711
1,380
78.3%
0.3%
0.4%
5.7%
2.2%
9.1%
0.3%
9.9%
0.3%
0.0%
2.0%
0.0%
0.6%
CALIFORNIA
532,907
324,800
86,487
60.7%
0.1%
2.0%
4.2%
0.4%
31.1%
4.9%
17.2%
2.3%
2.7%
2.2%
0.0%
0.3%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
COLORADO
9,275
4,133
1,667
34.5%
3.8%
0.0%
20.8%
2.4%
9.0%
15.7%
34.4%
1.0%
1.6%
3.8%
0.0%
1.3%
CONNECTICUT
16,722
6,509
2,235
69.4%
1.4%
0.6%
0.0%
0.0%
30.0%
1.1%
15.7%
0.0%
2.8%
0.3%
0.0%
0.0%
DELAWARE
4,511
1,339
500
75.0%
0.2%
0.0%
12.6%
0.0%
16.8%
0.0%
12.6%
0.2%
0.0%
1.0%
0.0%
0.0%
DIST. OF COL.
7,956
3,767
887
61.4%
3.3%
2.4%
6.0%
0.8%
22.2%
0.2%
12.4%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
FLORIDA
55,090
13,258
6,459
22.7%
0.1%
0.9%
21.9%
0.0%
6.3%
30.0%
30.0%
21.8%
0.6%
4.8%
0.0%
6.0%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GEORGIA
21,091
3,306
1,620
23.5%
0.0%
0.0%
51.0%
0.4%
7.3%
0.8%
16.9%
28.3%
0.0%
13.4%
3.3%
2.3%
GUAM
1,376
1,343
16
6.3%
0.0%
0.0%
87.5%
0.0%
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
 
 
 
HAWAII
8,891
5,528
2,227
81.9%
7.6%
2.2%
10.9%
0.1%
4.8%
1.5%
3.5%
1.0%
0.6%
0.0%
0.0%
1.0%
IDAHO
1,592
125
64
53.1%
0.0%
0.0%
31.3%
0.0%
51.6%
1.6%
14.1%
0.0%
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
40.6%
ILLINOIS
19,611
4,110
2,012
29.8%
0.0%
1.4%
54.9%
0.0%
5.9%
5.8%
6.4%
5.9%
0.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INDIANA
39,989
27,053
4,734
89.2%
0.4%
0.0%
2.4%
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.4%
0.1%
0.3%
8.2%
0.0%
0.0%
IOWA
19,721
9,974
3,524
78.3%
0.1%
1.2%
0.6%
0.0%
4.7%
0.9%
17.5%
0.8%
0.6%
3.5%
0.0%
11.3%
KANSAS
13,122
7,652
1,924
70.1%
0.0%
0.5%
6.2%
0.2%
8.3%
0.4%
18.8%
0.2%
0.5%
7.0%
0.0%
1.3%
KENTUCKY
29,473
9,108
3,484
50.3%
2.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
4.3%
20.7%
25.0%
2.2%
1.9%
7.1%
0.0%
1.1%
LOUISIANA
10,201
2,322
836
61.0%
0.2%
1.6%
8.5%
0.5%
7.3%
1.4%
31.2%
0.2%
0.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.0%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MAINE
13,516
10,557
1,772
78.7%
0.0%
0.0%
0.7%
0.0%
8.4%
3.8%
18.2%
0.3%
1.3%
0.1%
0.0%
0.1%
MARYLAND
22,442
9,394
4,138
32.1%
0.9%
0.9%
46.1%
0.6%
14.3%
8.6%
15.9%
22.3%
0.3%
5.9%
0.0%
0.0%
MASSACHUSETTS
61,899
37,671
17,973
87.9%
0.2%
0.0%
0.1%
0.0%
1.5%
1.9%
7.7%
0.0%
0.3%
1.7%
0.0%
0.0%
MICHIGAN
62,230
32,660
9,074
76.1%
0.0%
0.7%
2.0%
0.3%
21.7%
3.8%
9.8%
0.6%
0.4%
3.8%
0.0%
4.0%
MINNESOTA
21,772
8,397
2,589
59.9%
1.8%
2.3%
3.6%
0.2%
15.6%
2.6%
12.7%
2.8%
0.0%
20.3%
0.2%
21.2%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MISSISSIPPI
11,322
4,221
2,843
39.1%
0.0%
0.5%
21.2%
0.1%
4.6%
29.9%
13.1%
0.1%
3.7%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
MISSOURI
37,877
24,355
3,220
79.4%
1.1%
3.3%
1.4%
0.0%
3.7%
1.5%
13.8%
0.5%
0.0%
2.4%
0.0%
12.0%
MONTANA
3,446
1,526
786
51.7%
0.0%
2.3%
41.9%
0.0%
23.5%
14.0%
13.5%
1.8%
1.7%
1.0%
0.0%
0.0%
NEBRASKA
8,253
4,120
2,076
73.7%
0.0%
0.0%
9.6%
0.4%
6.1%
9.8%
14.8%
0.6%
0.2%
0.7%
0.0%
1.7%
NEVADA
8,333
4,221
1,646
84.3%
0.1%
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
4.4%
4.6%
10.6%
0.5%
0.1%
2.1%
0.0%
0.0%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW HAMPSHIRE
5,612
2,433
1,126
45.2%
0.0%
0.0%
7.5%
0.4%
30.4%
30.7%
15.6%
7.6%
0.0%
4.6%
0.0%
0.0%
NEW JERSEY
32,548
19,080
4,120
48.6%
0.0%
0.0%
22.4%
0.0%
5.6%
0.2%
34.1%
5.0%
0.1%
1.8%
0.0%
1.5%
NEW MEXICO
16,099
8,347
3,671
55.0%
0.0%
0.7%
17.9%
1.4%
18.7%
7.1%
16.1%
0.4%
0.9%
3.1%
0.5%
4.1%
NEW YORK
151,091
81,689
27,297
79.6%
3.5%
0.4%
12.6%
0.2%
4.6%
0.0%
6.4%
1.4%
1.8%
0.3%
0.0%
0.0%
NORTH CAROLINA
25,680
6,268
2,050
45.5%
1.3%
0.4%
20.9%
0.0%
32.0%
3.1%
18.6%
2.6%
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
17.5%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NORTH DAKOTA
2,198
963
582
63.4%
0.2%
0.7%
26.8%
0.2%
8.9%
2.1%
16.5%
9.8%
1.2%
2.6%
0.2%
0.2%
OHIO
90,057
38,142
8,877
62.1%
0.0%
0.9%
20.9%
0.1%
3.9%
0.5%
21.7%
2.7%
0.2%
2.3%
0.0%
5.9%
OKLAHOMA
8,745
2,486
990
25.6%
0.0%
0.0%
12.3%
0.0%
12.0%
0.0%
49.9%
0.2%
0.3%
9.8%
0.0%
0.0%
OREGON
24,253
14,610
1,398
43.5%
0.0%
0.0%
29.9%
0.0%
7.4%
0.6%
20.7%
1.3%
0.9%
8.5%
0.0%
12.9%
PENNSYLVANIA
48,030
19,555
9,652
50.1%
9.0%
1.5%
0.3%
0.0%
14.4%
12.7%
30.4%
13.4%
1.5%
3.8%
0.0%
1.4%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PUERTO RICO
12,178
9,686
964
5.9%
2.0%
0.0%
21.7%
0.5%
15.8%
24.4%
34.2%
2.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
RHODE ISLAND
8,495
5,193
719
86.8%
0.3%
0.0%
2.1%
0.0%
3.5%
0.0%
11.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.3%
0.0%
1.8%
SOUTH CAROLINA
17,085
9,320
4,207
61.4%
0.0%
0.0%
17.0%
0.6%
9.8%
5.5%
6.3%
0.0%
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.1%
SOUTH DAKOTA
2,976
708
420
26.4%
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.2%
5.2%
64.5%
5.7%
0.5%
2.1%
2.9%
0.2%
0.0%
TENNESSEE
58,936
43,448
11,097
82.7%
0.0%
0.0%
1.1%
0.0%
8.7%
10.9%
12.3%
17.7%
0.0%
0.1%
0.0%
0.3%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TEXAS
48,635
14,382
5,326
69.0%
2.0%
0.6%
16.0%
0.0%
24.4%
5.6%
13.6%
0.4%
0.0%
2.7%
0.0%
0.0%
UTAH
6,158
2,899
938
57.8%
0.1%
1.2%
17.2%
0.3%
5.7%
9.6%
20.8%
3.1%
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
0.0%
VERMONT
2,987
1,325
384
66.1%
0.0%
0.0%
11.5%
0.0%
4.7%
15.1%
5.2%
0.5%
0.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.0%
VIRGIN ISLANDS
469
420
31
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
48.4%
6.5%
16.1%
3.2%
29.0%
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
VIRGINIA
34,358
18,117
8,018
78.4%
0.1%
0.0%
1.2%
0.4%
14.7%
9.9%
7.3%
0.9%
0.1%
0.8%
0.0%
0.0%
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
WASHINGTON
61,737
33,908
7,809
63.8%
14.5%
0.1%
2.1%
0.2%
12.6%
2.4%
11.1%
10.2%
0.1%
5.1%
0.0%
14.7%
WEST VIRGINIA
9,192
3,407
726
44.8%
0.0%
1.2%
8.5%
0.3%
8.8%
10.7%
32.6%
0.0%
0.6%
1.5%
0.0%
0.0%
WISCONSIN
18,471
4,349
1,735
12.3%
0.1%
0.1%
51.6%
0.0%
59.0%
0.0%
5.0%
2.7%
18.4%
15.0%
0.0%
12.0%
WYOMING
292
78
48
20.8%
0.0%
0.0%
56.3%
2.1%
29.2%
0.0%
16.7%
4.2%
4.2%
4.2%
0.0%
0.0%

 

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