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TANF: Average Monthly Number of Applications Denied - Calendar Years

TANF Application Data

Published: April 3, 2012
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, TANF Application
Types:
Data Document
Tags:
TANF Application Data
TANF: Average Monthly Number of Applications Denied
Calendar Years
As of 07/13/2012
 
State Average
CY 2000
Average
CY 2001
Average
CY 2002
Average
CY 2003
Average
CY 2004
Average
CY 2005
Average
CY 2006
Average
CY 2007
Average
CY 2008
Average
CY 2009
Average
CY 2010
Average
CY 2011
Average
CY 2012
U.S. Totals
123,704
127,465
142,457
144,835
148,480
148,947
149,707
115,430
159,652
178,529
188,048
171,486
186,175
Alabama
170
128
62
54
50
38
36
36
47
52
63
45
1,108
Alaska
342
334
511
509
518
497
463
346
464
462
475
560
628
Arizona
3,642
4,546
5,058
4,960
6,038
6,605
6,809
5,550
3,860
4,273
4,267
5,483
5,990
Arkansas
2,180
2,082
2,080
2,106
2,024
1,982
1,688
1,282
1,809
1,949
2,066
2,107
1,674
California
10,955
13,382
15,065
15,521
14,358
13,920
15,218
12,690
20,202
21,649
20,683
20,972
20,796
Colorado
880
1,032
1,192
1,283
778
162
463
1,010
1,456
1,746
1,710
1,790
1,967
Connecticut
849
851
875
695
658
638
657
513
1,103
1,174
933
938
916
Delaware
352
403
316
301
296
333
356
274
431
491
612
610
580
Dist. of Col.
208
193
172
207
219
226
298
283
359
180
199
290
264
Florida
12,412
11,280
12,286
15,027
14,313
14,911
16,527
13,670
24,384
33,348
32,615
28,600
26,061
Georgia
5,736
6,439
7,088
7,355
8,055
8,374
7,209
4,819
6,600
6,664
5,786
4,970
4,064
Guam
**
25
**
**
**
27
27
27
30
36
33
33
33
Hawaii
540
590
624
646
569
462
467
392
504
930
812
713
684
Idaho
1,000
1,057
1,329
1,570
1,615
1,419
1,234
619
798
717
495
500
455
Illinois
1,821
1,480
5,539
980
937
807
584
308
692
1,173
1,273
2,884
3,692
Indiana
1,862
2,263
3,700
4,802
5,544
5,612
6,091
5,662
7,849
11,268
11,151
11,665
14,007
Iowa
532
82
99
92
73
70
67
49
55
75
90
104
99
Kansas
1,247
1,364
1,553
1,559
1,594
1,585
1,698
1,333
2,074
2,552
2,599
2,472
2,278
Kentucky
2,427
2,170
2,069
2,054
1,950
1,838
1,726
1,202
1,555
1,607
1,711
1,834
1,602
Louisiana
152
134
111
119
107
67
56
32
40
42
51
52
52
Maine
352
360
175
175
235
265
325
308
489
517
510
607
673
Maryland
2,998
3,074
2,936
2,915
3,028
3,035
2,792
2,024
2,866
3,492
4,081
4,152
3,830
Massachusetts
1,206
1,320
1,357
1,321
1,317
1,514
1,567
1,091
1,503
1,542
1,489
1,487
1,343
Michigan
6,851
7,051
7,064
7,014
7,002
6,969
6,247
4,758
7,386
**
14,992
13,606
15,344
Minnesota
834
1,097
1,302
1,282
1,845
2,671
2,808
2,232
3,119
3,587
3,170
3,117
2,753
Mississippi
1,223
1,374
1,670
1,658
1,684
1,539
1,496
951
1,388
1,465
1,443
1,402
1,111
Missouri
1,398
1,399
1,695
1,628
1,626
2,286
2,124
1,188
2,235
2,292
1,864
1,405
1,163
Montana
191
212
200
219
248
225
244
201
293
349
302
315
289
Nebraska
760
750
729
608
630
654
728
578
1,055
1,468
1,847
2,109
2,143
Nevada
858
1,038
951
1,125
1,116
1,085
1,632
1,451
2,136
2,699
2,622
2,567
2,561
NewHampshire
424
412
418
446
455
494
506
423
561
641
633
545
596
New Jersey
652
697
712
780
702
702
609
465
546
498
453
416
373
New Mexico
1,006
1,097
1,668
1,783
1,784
1,753
1,634
1,248
1,771
1,974
2,077
2,083
1,928
New York
6,904
7,178
7,040
7,001
7,698
7,143
7,559
5,376
8,316
8,465
8,604
9,415
9,137
North Carolina
1,922
1,899
1,926
1,882
1,898
1,618
1,633
1,188
1,572
1,717
1,567
1,382
1,173
North Dakota
277
333
403
413
394
213
210
145
186
302
291
261
222
Ohio
11,971
8,141
9,934
12,637
12,380
12,271
11,897
8,420
10,887
12,338
11,062
10,102
8,352
Oklahoma
2,111
1,651
1,913
2,066
2,033
1,960
1,851
1,316
1,622
2,096
2,206
1,726
1,270
Oregon
387
423
437
350
327
297
324
233
242
268
278
1,593
7
Pennsylvania
4,017
4,319
4,654
4,719
4,823
5,124
5,974
5,053
7,540
6,140
852
703
675
Puerto Rico
456
403
341
223
251
261
257
212
464
468
469
512
339
Rhode Island
279
332
363
361
364
405
486
424
576
523
541
524
505
South Carolina
2,199
2,254
2,057
2,011
2,048
2,126
2,149
1,719
2,506
2,795
3,335
3,448
3,276
South Dakota
198
182
195
208
237
193
188
140
190
201
197
190
155
Tennessee
3,889
3,381
3,614
4,677
6,084
8,789
8,841
6,209
4,611
4,031
3,699
3,404
2,570
Texas
14,881
17,789
22,078
23,542
24,555
23,110
20,545
15,123
20,009
21,934
17,156
2,780
23,573
Utah
958
1,050
1,130
1,107
1,198
1,268
1,318
987
1,443
1,494
3,216
3,113
2,859
Vermont
498
489
453
438
456
438
440
342
554
647
693
924
895
Virgin Islands
15
1
8
2
3
8
4
4
14
18
26
25
17
Virginia
2,131
2,165
2,497
2,410
2,364
2,260
2,179
1,534
2,385
2,639
2,595
2,668
2,289
Washington
3,998
4,270
4,451
4,776
5,304
4,969
5,013
3,765
5,315
6,702
6,786
6,911
6,372
West Virginia
222
213
295
194
172
327
508
454
430
391
336
426
373
Wisconsin
627
1,273
1,913
1,906
1,846
1,979
1,489
785
801
744
965
887
1,001
Wyoming
30
24
41
51
53
59
57
40
53
76
71
64
56

Notes:
2012 Calendar year average is based on data for 3 months