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TANF: Number of Applications Approved, by Month - Calendar Year 2009

TANF Application Data

Published: August 20, 2010
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, TANF Application
Types:
Data Document
TANF: Number of Applications Approved
Calendar Year 2009
As of 08/20/2010
 
State Jan-09 Feb-09 Mar-09 Apr-09 May-09 Jun-09 Jul-09 Aug-09 Sep-09 Oct-09 Nov-09 Dec-09 Average
CY 2009
U.S. Totals
128,993
121,178
136,089
138,014
129,087
140,650
146,220
140,757
153,576
163,267
148,081
157,230
141,929
Alabama
1,524
1,345
1,866
1,886
1,768
2,195
2,070
2,199
2,310
2,105
2,171
1,926
1,947
Alaska
337
331
378
347
305
371
264
271
356
305
231
320
318
Arizona
1,495
1,265
1,261
1,425
1,288
1,330
1,471
1,345
1,201
1,283
1,073
1,055
1,291
Arkansas
678
693
722
834
830
850
894
873
965
950
892
849
836
California
23,915
22,450
24,464
23,740
21,753
23,400
25,086
22,672
25,454
26,455
22,518
27,643
24,129
Colorado
882
819
925
989
869
863
982
934
984
945
1,019
1,107
943
Connecticut
1,255
1,009
1,294
1,211
1,188
1,349
1,345
1,568
1,551
1,280
1,259
1,078
1,282
Delaware
352
321
357
356
375
377
396
411
400
448
409
423
385
Dist. of Col.
1,515
819
1,013
998
1,398
1,017
978
1,133
923
3,430
690
828
1,229
Florida
7,532
5,677
6,217
6,356
6,655
7,346
6,794
6,863
8,137
7,432
8,309
7,677
7,083
Georgia
1,053
894
988
1,051
1,086
1,257
1,385
1,219
1,353
1,372
1,267
1,312
1,186
Guam
64
57
64
87
68
97
152
140
168
94
128
120
103
Hawaii
602
534
560
652
659
715
733
662
762
605
644
637
647
Idaho
116
94
110
109
131
113
104
136
127
111
**
**
115
Illinois
996
937
1,064
1,216
1,247
1,404
1,544
1,346
1,666
1,664
1,610
1,931
1,385
Indiana
4,176
4,088
3,647
4,176
4,242
4,024
4,536
4,245
4,668
4,548
3,945
4,116
4,201
Iowa
1,051
956
1,198
1,224
995
1,298
1,255
1,344
1,290
1,153
1,104
1,037
1,159
Kansas
1,383
1,320
1,472
1,592
1,436
1,739
1,909
1,682
1,683
1,564
1,365
1,529
1,556
Kentucky
2,147
2,231
2,741
2,726
2,384
2,690
2,909
2,895
3,072
2,934
2,582
2,549
2,655
Louisiana
813
862
931
1,011
928
1,113
1,213
1,171
1,434
1,325
1,161
1,180
1,095
Maine
868
776
646
707
761
1,001
1,053
787
924
10,074
10,149
10,128
3,156
Maryland
1,952
1,776
1,880
2,530
2,003
2,169
2,514
2,237
2,497
2,761
2,128
2,948
2,283
Massachusetts
1,833
1,879
2,026
2,117
1,811
2,315
2,373
2,356
2,731
2,407
1,927
2,173
2,162
Michigan
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
Minnesota
2,649
2,187
2,409
2,450
2,067
2,239
2,281
2,464
2,357
2,406
2,299
2,135
2,329
Mississippi
683
765
730
885
823
912
1,179
1,086
1,184
1,168
1,028
1,046
957
Missouri
2,916
2,429
2,975
2,992
2,674
3,128
3,305
3,166
3,279
3,080
2,733
2,993
2,973
Montana
489
385
503
478
462
534
539
506
495
519
468
452
486
Nebraska
654
549
695
647
666
700
713
725
734
729
652
746
684
Nevada
1,268
1,206
1,327
1,368
1,185
1,302
1,356
1,267
1,531
1,586
1,340
1,656
1,366
New Hampshire
699
650
749
795
623
692
777
719
807
819
701
794
735
New Jersey
3,302
3,120
3,125
3,198
3,258
3,334
3,135
3,639
3,511
4,025
3,710
3,243
3,383
New Mexico
1,486
1,382
1,688
1,790
1,549
1,805
1,904
1,941
1,753
1,795
1,837
1,824
1,730
New York
10,386
9,281
10,436
10,329
9,870
10,895
11,364
10,891
12,224
12,158
10,184
11,019
10,753
North Carolina
2,354
2,328
2,430
2,643
2,564
2,780
2,781
2,976
3,655
2,663
2,493
2,526
2,683
North Dakota
232
238
263
246
297
322
243
263
320
269
237
287
268
Ohio
4,326
7,043
8,884
8,206
8,462
8,593
9,515
8,538
9,078
9,942
8,121
9,447
8,346
Oklahoma
683
625
948
915
847
1,072
1,125
1,219
1,068
1,084
931
789
942
Oregon
2,861
2,687
2,889
2,679
2,239
2,460
1,763
1,722
1,788
2,695
2,668
2,826
2,440
Pennsylvania
8,511
7,615
8,626
8,687
7,952
9,018
8,687
7,952
9,018
9,476
9,170
9,641
8,696
Puerto Rico
203
185
304
311
217
270
275
295
287
333
321
274
273
Rhode Island
248
177
190
168
108
142
145
173
230
259
263
245
196
South Carolina
2,455
2,389
2,657
2,898
2,766
3,094
3,047
3,208
3,342
3,033
3,116
2,881
2,907
South Dakota
206
224
303
309
322
381
315
362
382
375
315
331
319
Tennessee
7,386
6,737
8,752
8,080
7,262
8,174
8,468
8,511
9,463
8,613
7,718
8,407
8,131
Texas
7,163
7,399
7,736
8,664
7,767
7,913
9,082
8,356
9,203
7,959
8,809
8,110
8,180
Utah
1,232
1,241
1,443
1,581
1,316
1,495
1,673
1,703
1,843
1,723
1,818
1,759
1,569
Vermont
693
734
760
756
695
753
700
735
901
802
726
864
760
Virgin Islands
37
45
57
45
47
63
41
45
60
51
47
59
50
Virginia
1,827
1,912
2,020
2,305
2,160
2,323
2,486
2,373
2,625
2,516
1,966
2,196
2,226
Washington
5,837
4,585
5,346
5,110
4,636
4,953
4,945
5,025
5,304
5,422
5,456
5,894
5,209
West Virginia
604
646
780
907
805
839
963
976
954
958
876
841
846
Wisconsin
1,019
1,254
1,208
1,191
1,224
1,378
1,410
1,385
1,479
1,508
1,439
1,316
1,318
Wyoming
45
27
32
41
44
53
43
47
45
56
58
63
46
As of 08/20/2010

Notes:
** Data are incomplete