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TANF: Average Monthly Number of Applications Received - Calendar Years

TANF Application Data

Published: May 23, 2012
Audience:
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Topics:
Data Collection and Reporting, TANF Application
Types:
Data Document
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TANF Application Data

TANF: Average Monthly Number of Applications Received

Calendar Years

As of 04/03/2012

 
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
U.S. Totals
273,497
287,716
299,207
300,251
309,082
297,257
291,902
298,523
303,406
326,416
330,053
306,684
Alabama
2,894
2,516
1,667
1,668
1,869
1,861
1,765
1,682
1,766
1,999
2,149
2,012
Alaska
914
858
1,016
1,023
1,000
926
809
772
770
780
830
949
Arizona
6,308
7,298
8,961
8,888
9,154
8,539
8,352
7,684
5,303
5,564
4,987
6,375
Arkansas
3,705
3,236
3,131
3,103
2,938
2,789
2,513
2,554
2,602
2,784
2,852
2,882
California
27,143
31,512
32,974
33,333
33,693
32,760
33,337
36,909
42,153
45,779
44,487
44,534
Colorado
2,814
3,149
3,513
3,523
2,448
708
1,116
2,278
2,328
2,689
2,637
2,864
Connecticut
2,413
2,387
2,248
2,156
1,790
1,731
1,688
1,831
2,442
2,457
1,902
1,864
Delaware
815
889
846
840
824
1,009
1,029
839
763
877
1,063
1,042
Dist. of Col.
681
739
707
717
735
715
818
1,209
1,313
1,409
1,371
1,108
Florida
22,855
21,279
23,074
23,767
23,900
22,325
22,643
24,618
30,563
40,431
39,259
33,990
Georgia
9,511
10,713
11,394
11,569
12,066
11,041
8,725
7,804
7,772
7,851
6,914
6,073
Guam
**
124
**
**
**
112
90
105
102
139
98
111
Hawaii
1,192
1,238
1,237
1,230
1,139
938
899
923
944
1,577
1,467
1,346
Idaho
1,182
1,226
1,454
1,520
1,852
1,621
1,392
946
898
832
622
632
Illinois
3,567
3,052
6,436
6,457
2,573
2,430
1,710
1,368
1,813
2,558
3,155
4,996
Indiana
5,523
5,905
6,803
6,824
9,320
9,716
10,113
11,190
12,066
15,469
15,085
14,592
Iowa
1,565
1,336
1,316
1,271
1,189
1,057
1,059
1,141
1,094
1,234
1,114
1,606
Kansas
2,514
2,728
2,989
2,795
3,173
3,183
3,209
3,303
3,535
4,108
4,153
3,699
Kentucky
5,981
5,478
5,383
5,392
5,234
4,935
4,548
4,180
4,177
4,262
4,463
4,629
Louisiana
2,843
2,583
2,366
2,299
1,818
1,479
1,173
1,097
998
1,137
1,171
1,174
Maine
1,022
1,034
750
790
281
296
2,720
9,704
7,712
3,673
1,419
1,360
Maryland
5,340
5,419
5,338
5,234
5,021
4,943
4,719
4,467
4,810
5,484
6,497
6,543
Massachusetts
3,401
4,098
5,627
5,302
4,520
5,859
5,351
3,891
3,871
3,705
3,665
3,648
Michigan
12,478
13,596
12,967
12,905
13,302
13,033
13,414
12,640
12,639
**
19,524
17,442
Minnesota
4,028
4,528
Mississippi
3,644
3,262
3,007
3,005
2,993
2,598
2,409
2,073
2,297
2,422
1,825
1,447
Missouri
3,693
3,586
4,504
4,481
4,716
5,800
5,335
4,568
4,986
5,265
4,651
4,114
Montana
4,741
4,158
779
774
863
794
755
823
781
835
764
713
Nebraska
1,924
1,930
2,097
2,105
1,759
4,013
1,621
1,095
1,417
2,152
2,476
2,689
Nevada
1,783
2,226
2,242
2,190
2,323
2,094
2,658
2,990
3,361
4,065
4,067
3,914
New Hampshire
1,067
1,081
1,076
1,091
1,160
1,225
1,227
1,191
1,242
1,376
1,340
1,173
New Jersey
3,607
3,712
4,122
4,123
4,306
3,993
3,857
3,858
3,879
3,881
3,564
3,593
New Mexico
2,821
2,837
3,405
3,419
3,864
3,758
3,426
3,202
3,321
3,703
3,852
3,748
New York
18,042
18,701
18,776
18,875
18,568
16,898
17,206
17,290
18,660
19,218
19,528
20,306
North Carolina
6,243
6,071
5,787
5,665
5,206
4,502
4,217
3,817
3,924
4,400
4,097
3,768
North Dakota
1,116
1,206
1,310
1,317
1,184
560
471
415
433
570
512
448
Ohio
13,861
15,432
16,154
16,251
19,167
18,816
18,231
17,388
18,278
20,684
19,510
16,949
Oklahoma
4,056
3,506
3,523
3,480
3,590
3,241
2,897
2,368
2,444
3,038
3,107
2,502
Oregon
1,653
1,911
2,031
2,105
2,528
2,501
2,692
2,917
2,701
2,708
3,023
4,883
Pennsylvania
13,233
13,668
13,695
13,607
14,416
14,863
14,593
15,170
15,995
14,836
9,638
9,282
Puerto Rico
1,321
1,449
1,116
1,178
857
883
865
693
735
741
734
735
Rhode Island
534
601
628
617
591
615
690
752
770
718
761
733
South Carolina
3,820
4,222
4,046
3,981
3,796
3,766
3,686
3,859
4,693
5,703
6,361
5,765
South Dakota
505
485
493
495
503
484
503
487
487
520
523
521
Tennessee
9,745
9,803
8,915
9,563
13,170
17,120
18,208
17,358
12,779
12,162
11,904
11,241
Texas
26,073
29,608
32,186
32,209
34,683
30,689
27,804
27,277
27,011
30,114
25,051
11,773
Utah
1,682
1,423
1,525
1,567
2,068
1,993
1,925
1,937
2,246
3,063
4,155
3,674
Vermont
1,134
1,141
1,117
1,109
1,112
1,065
1,041
1,089
1,267
1,407
1,439
1,720
Virgin Islands
25
21
25
27
28
24
25
27
51
68
78
64
Virginia
4,220
4,243
4,682
4,664
4,981
4,725
4,481
3,986
4,436
4,864
4,700
4,556
Washington
9,600
10,089
9,956
10,099
11,107
10,068
9,725
9,652
9,924
11,911
11,839
11,324
West Virginia
1,452
1,516
1,596
1,509
1,256
1,309
1,438
1,438
1,280
1,236
1,291
1,315
Wisconsin
1,914
2,908
3,574
3,504
3,457
3,190
2,582
2,113
1,932
2,061
2,747
2,760
Wyoming
102
94
107
105
99
100
89
87
97
122
116
104


Notes:
Calendar year average is based on data for 12 months