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Work Participaton Rates - 2009

TABLE 7B: TANF AVERAGE HOURS OF PARTICIPATION PER WEEK IN WORK ACTIVITIES FOR ALL WORK-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING IN THE WORK ACTIVITY 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 7B

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES
AVERAGE HOURS OF PARTICIPATION PER WEEK IN WORK ACTIVITIES
FOR ALL WORK-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING IN THE WORK ACTIVITY

FISCAL YEAR 2009

 
      AVERAGE MONTHLY NUMBER OF HOURS OF PARTICIPATION PER WEEK IN WORK ACTIVITY BY WEIs PARTICIPATING IN THE WORK ACTIVITY
STATE TOTAL
NUMBER OF WEI
NUMBER OF WEI WITH HOURS OF
PARTICIPATION
1/
UNSUBSIDIZED
EMPLOYMENT
SUBSIDIZED
PRIVATE
EMPLOYMENT
SUBSIDIZED
PUBLIC
EMPLOYMENT
WORK
EXPERIENCE
ON-THE-JOB
TRAINING
JOB
SEARCH
COMMUNITY
SERVICE
VOCATIONAL
EDUCATION
JOB SKILLS
TRAINING
EDUCATION
RELATED TO
EMPLOYMENT
SATISFACTORY
SCHOOL
ATTENDANCE
PROVIDING
CHILD CARE
OTHER ALL
THIRTEEN
ACTIVITIES
United States
1,166,322
487,381
24.9
22.4
20
16.3
24.4
15.5
15.2
22.3
10.8
9.7
16.6
15
9.9
24.5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ALABAMA
10,473
4,183
27.6
21.3
23.0
13.3
24.3
14.8
-
18.1
9.2
9.6
14.9
-
10.3
25.0
ALASKA
2,483
1,011
28.8
-
25.3
13.0
27.1
16.0
17.1
25.0
11.1
7.4
21.6
-
8.1
28.6
ARIZONA
20,035
7,008
24.3
9.5
36.4
15.9
24.8
18.8
13.7
23.5
12.9
7.4
12.4
-
3.0
25.2
ARKANSAS
5,204
2,267
28.4
40.0
30.5
14.0
18.3
12.5
14.1
22.0
12.4
-
15.2
-
18.7
25.1
CALIFORNIA
407,834
165,408
22.5
18.2
20.4
17.4
28.7
18.1
14.1
20.4
15.5
10.2
14.4
-
13.7
24.4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
COLORADO
4,964
2,646
24.8
18.1
-
19.7
22.6
14.2
19.3
25.1
11.7
11.8
14.0
-
5.8
25.1
CONNECTICUT
9,074
3,740
23.7
15.3
13.3
-
-
18.1
17.4
19.7
-
10.3
15.9
-
-
24.5
DELAWARE
1,967
735
24.3
30.4
8.6
11.9
-
14.3
-
24.8
3.5
4.5
23.3
-
-
24.3
DIST. OF COL.
5,775
1,659
23.3
23.2
21.8
20.8
15.7
14.8
30.9
19.3
13.8
16.4
13.6
-
-
21.8
FLORIDA
17,854
9,450
26.6
33.1
20.1
22.3
39.0
21.2
17.5
32.1
9.8
13.2
14.7
-
11.2
28.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GEORGIA
3,971
1,793
25.7
-
28.0
22.7
22.9
17.7
22.6
28.0
11.3
-
27.4
18.5
13.6
31.3
GUAM
1,753
41
29.2
-
-
26.4
-
-
29.8
30.7
-
-
-
-
-
26.8
HAWAII
7,348
3,479
27.3
29.6
27.8
16.7
24.3
10.7
15.6
14.4
10.8
7.1
9.0
-
8.8
27.7
IDAHO
160
146
18.8
10.0
7.0
13.0
11.5
13.2
6.8
19.7
4.6
-
8.0
-
16.9
25.8
ILLINOIS
4,424
2,822
25.9
-
11.2
16.6
-
10.9
15.8
23.4
6.5
8.9
14.5
-
4.8
20.5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INDIANA
34,442
9,842
24.1
16.2
-
12.7
11.4
8.9
24.6
12.5
6.2
6.8
25.0
-
-
23.1
IOWA
16,197
8,994
25.5
20.4
20.8
14.5
14.0
20.0
14.5
31.0
23.8
9.1
14.9
-
7.9
21.1
KANSAS
10,790
4,115
24.5
12.0
12.4
15.9
18.9
7.4
9.9
23.6
37.5
9.5
14.0
-
4.1
21.6
KENTUCKY
12,630
4,879
20.5
25.6
37.5
20.3
12.0
25.1
20.0
22.2
14.4
13.9
30.0
-
10.6
24.5
LOUISIANA
2,726
1,342
25.9
19.0
25.9
13.4
24.9
11.0
16.9
19.9
18.8
19.1
9.9
42.5
-
22.9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MAINE
12,271
4,207
23.5
-
-
21.2
5.0
17.0
16.7
43.7
22.3
13.2
36.7
1.0
11.5
24.4
MARYLAND
11,954
5,439
23.5
25.7
21.2
20.6
28.6
10.4
20.8
24.7
9.6
18.2
20.4
-
-
27.4
MASSACHUSETTS
43,641
20,846
30.6
22.3
19.5
26.7
-
20.4
21.5
36.9
20.0
25.3
36.4
-
-
31.2
MICHIGAN
42,071
19,733
22.9
3.0
24.7
8.3
30.0
12.0
9.5
17.6
6.9
8.7
21.5
-
11.3
22.1
MINNESOTA
11,555
6,041
18.6
17.8
17.7
15.3
18.2
15.5
16.9
19.8
11.7
-
14.0
28.7
8.1
19.2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MISSISSIPPI
5,764
3,369
28.8
-
22.0
21.3
31.7
20.0
21.4
23.8
8.0
10.7
29.5
-
16.0
27.3
MISSOURI
28,914
4,590
26.1
23.8
20.5
12.8
19.5
15.9
15.4
27.0
16.6
7.4
21.7
-
4.5
26.5
MONTANA
2,563
1,479
21.4
-
22.6
15.1
-
9.2
12.3
22.9
4.0
3.0
8.2
-
-
23.1
NEBRASKA
4,894
3,085
26.3
-
-
15.2
27.7
9.2
11.9
21.5
9.1
8.3
16.1
-
6.6
23.9
NEVADA
5,281
2,581
28.3
33.0
14.8
11.1
-
8.9
14.2
18.8
18.5
20.1
8.4
-
7.0
26.1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW HAMPSHIRE
3,366
1,392
21.0
-
-
17.9
28.3
13.9
15.0
21.3
6.6
-
7.9
-
-
23.2
NEW JERSEY
22,536
7,944
25.8
-
-
14.8
27.3
25.4
14.0
27.0
7.1
7.1
29.6
-
13.1
23.0
NEW MEXICO
11,468
4,580
26.7
-
1.4
20.2
8.0
19.0
18.7
27.5
9.2
9.9
15.5
6.9
5.8
27.8
NEW YORK
98,742
42,097
27.2
32.0
17.7
13.9
22.0
10.2
7.6
26.7
8.4
8.8
24.6
-
-
26.0
NORTH CAROLINA
8,435
3,844
24.6
25.9
20.3
15.5
-
15.7
10.0
16.6
10.0
10.0
15.6
-
6.1
19.3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NORTH DAKOTA
1,668
839
23.9
20.8
19.3
18.3
15.7
10.2
13.9
20.8
4.4
8.1
16.8
14.4
6.7
24.7
OHIO
50,501
20,709
23.9
16.3
18.1
14.4
20.0
15.7
18.1
22.0
7.9
8.1
10.2
-
9.7
20.4
OKLAHOMA
3,318
1,065
30.0
17.5
-
21.5
19.4
22.3
-
27.0
5.2
6.0
19.5
-
-
28.4
OREGON
17,673
9,024
28.5
-
-
13.2
9.2
5.0
10.8
22.5
9.4
8.5
9.6
5.4
4.7
17.2
PENNSYLVANIA
26,375
14,569
24.5
18.1
15.2
20.0
-
11.8
12.6
17.7
6.9
8.1
19.3
26.0
6.3
23.6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PUERTO RICO
10,652
1,589
29.0
23.5
20.0
21.3
4.0
23.6
21.0
22.3
17.4
24.9
-
-
-
23.0
RHODE ISLAND
6,547
1,685
21.5
31.3
-
14.5
-
12.5
-
15.3
-
16.3
14.0
-
11.2
19.5
SOUTH CAROLINA
12,080
6,354
23.9
9.0
17.0
20.2
22.9
13.3
18.2
16.6
25.9
-
19.2
-
11.7
22.7
SOUTH DAKOTA
927
607
20.8
-
22.2
-
39.0
10.3
18.8
19.2
9.3
10.3
21.4
15.6
-
21.6
TENNESSEE
42,404
20,734
28.1
1.0
17.0
10.1
7.4
14.5
9.6
23.1
5.6
-
30.0
-
8.6
25.6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TEXAS
15,691
6,555
27.0
18.4
23.0
19.9
-
10.5
11.9
18.0
6.0
13.0
15.1
-
-
27.3
UTAH
3,535
1,564
25.7
19.6
17.8
15.3
30.2
13.3
14.0
18.9
9.5
-
9.1
-
10.3
22.3
VERMONT
2,030
709
21.4
-
-
16.1
10.8
9.2
15.6
18.0
7.2
4.9
12.3
-
-
20.2
VIRGIN ISLANDS
420
58
18.2
13.4
-
24.0
26.2
27.4
21.3
21.0
-
7.9
-
35.0
-
23.9
VIRGINIA
22,537
9,337
30.1
18.8
-
17.9
27.8
18.9
23.7
23.4
20.1
12.5
12.8
-
-
30.8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
WASHINGTON
45,349
18,529
27.0
20.4
26.1
13.8
28.6
10.5
11.2
25.9
13.2
13.3
10.5
18.0
9.6
24.1
WEST VIRGINIA
4,500
1,531
22.8
-
18.2
14.7
33.3
13.5
15.6
23.3
-
9.1
12.1
23.0
14.0
20.8
WISCONSIN
6,454
5,076
15.5
17.3
21.0
12.9
-
13.0
-
18.3
6.1
5.5
13.5
-
19.7
20.8
WYOMING
102
60
22.9
-
-
30.8
20.0
24.1
12.3
23.8
13.0
20.6
22.4
-
-
34.7

1/WORK-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING IN MORE THAN ONE ACTIVITY ARE INCLUDED ONCE IN THIS TOTAL.

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