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TANF: Number of Applications Received, 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 Received
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
296,410
285,168
316,924
319,517
300,688
330,092
347,314
336,214
354,931
368,983
321,776
338,972
326,416
Alabama
1,570
1,390
1,910
1,948
1,841
2,250
2,118
2,253
2,364
2,159
2,219
1,968
1,999
Alaska
799
822
884
834
760
887
720
703
874
717
603
756
780
Arizona
5,017
4,518
4,670
5,297
5,279
5,885
6,514
6,217
5,887
6,272
5,312
5,901
5,564
Arkansas
2,310
2,273
2,354
2,718
2,682
2,892
3,061
2,999
3,202
3,168
2,870
2,884
2,784
California
45,811
42,712
46,289
45,882
42,367
45,402
47,503
44,456
48,422
49,174
41,306
50,018
45,779
Colorado
2,502
2,231
2,461
2,743
2,564
2,761
2,820
2,796
3,002
2,842
2,681
2,865
2,689
Connecticut
2,498
1,972
2,590
2,310
2,342
2,588
2,367
2,767
2,838
2,437
2,638
2,133
2,457
Delaware
785
738
808
833
826
866
938
919
926
962
964
957
877
Dist. of Col.
1,666
980
1,170
1,186
1,631
1,214
1,216
1,376
1,118
3,571
824
951
1,409
Florida
31,404
34,929
39,292
39,794
38,875
42,928
44,153
43,512
44,986
45,397
39,589
40,316
40,431
Georgia
7,318
6,414
7,069
7,409
7,701
8,334
8,544
8,708
8,820
8,523
7,694
7,676
7,851
Guam
96
83
87
106
100
125
196
192
222
121
178
166
139
Hawaii
1,726
1,346
943
1,884
1,725
1,278
2,107
1,962
1,379
1,802
1,715
1,059
1,577
Idaho
962
745
841
846
727
889
878
874
844
712
**
**
832
Illinois
1,957
1,878
2,274
2,337
2,345
2,645
2,970
2,580
2,950
2,922
2,652
3,190
2,558
Indiana
14,384
14,765
13,784
13,793
13,830
14,620
16,156
15,470
18,057
18,676
16,667
15,420
15,469
Iowa
1,104
998
1,255
1,300
1,083
1,374
1,350
1,424
1,368
1,229
1,177
1,146
1,234
Kansas
3,503
3,510
3,720
4,091
3,729
4,418
4,960
4,589
4,591
4,259
3,794
4,132
4,108
Kentucky
3,382
3,564
4,375
4,335
3,866
4,381
4,680
4,722
4,934
4,690
4,160
4,052
4,262
Louisiana
861
903
971
1,052
961
1,145
1,251
1,213
1,473
1,386
1,209
1,216
1,137
Maine
1,371
1,245
1,092
1,202
1,254
1,516
1,589
1,308
1,446
10,649
10,626
10,778
3,673
Maryland
4,833
4,635
4,792
6,161
5,390
5,730
6,445
5,739
2,497
7,232
5,372
6,980
5,484
Massachusetts
3,315
3,358
3,611
3,603
3,127
3,841
4,021
4,007
4,488
4,078
3,308
3,700
3,705
Michigan
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
**
Minnesota
6,258
4,874
5,780
5,882
5,201
6,027
6,066
6,029
6,010
6,548
6,237
6,071
5,915
Mississippi
1,856
1,850
2,022
2,293
2,190
2,507
2,905
2,840
3,096
2,818
2,356
2,330
2,422
Missouri
5,250
4,483
5,244
5,302
4,770
5,519
5,934
5,691
5,729
5,399
4,646
5,207
5,265
Montana
851
675
831
822
797
915
944
905
911
846
771
751
835
Nebraska
1,887
1,735
2,003
2,058
2,002
2,278
2,217
2,351
2,311
2,361
2,161
2,457
2,152
Nevada
3,970
3,659
4,028
4,037
3,824
4,070
4,119
3,964
4,370
4,347
3,913
4,481
4,065
New Hampshire
1,306
1,229
1,365
1,394
1,215
1,311
1,446
1,427
1,540
1,502
1,283
1,497
1,376
New Jersey
3,982
3,751
3,829
3,658
3,626
3,763
3,586
4,069
4,068
4,511
4,098
3,635
3,881
New Mexico
3,364
3,128
3,561
3,838
3,324
3,870
4,045
4,123
3,859
3,754
3,651
3,923
3,703
New York
18,304
16,422
18,545
18,107
17,421
19,422
20,371
19,678
22,009
21,867
18,541
19,926
19,218
North Carolina
3,761
3,570
4,140
4,432
4,218
4,633
4,833
4,989
5,559
4,528
4,102
4,035
4,400
North Dakota
472
453
507
577
637
657
610
604
661
595
514
548
570
Ohio
15,104
18,136
22,140
21,111
20,267
21,463
22,328
20,607
22,500
22,858
19,469
22,223
20,684
Oklahoma
2,299
2,091
2,852
3,006
2,776
3,376
3,624
3,919
3,467
3,405
2,865
2,780
3,038
Oregon
3,053
2,902
3,168
2,977
2,483
2,799
2,059
2,053
2,027
2,985
2,910
3,080
2,708
Pennsylvania
16,576
15,376
16,643
16,343
14,076
15,292
16,343
14,076
15,292
14,602
12,127
11,284
14,836
Puerto Rico
648
457
833
834
615
770
720
823
800
827
892
670
741
Rhode Island
679
608
641
596
542
652
674
774
896
968
799
790
718
South Carolina
4,925
4,622
4,981
5,520
5,413
5,907
6,305
6,289
6,849
6,300
5,898
5,421
5,703
South Dakota
383
381
492
530
527
600
522
579
593
601
494
532
520
Tennessee
11,059
10,138
13,136
12,013
10,830
12,114
12,638
12,858
14,388
12,693
11,575
12,498
12,162
Texas
27,124
26,961
28,826
27,925
26,568
30,036
33,159
31,294
33,463
35,072
30,430
30,514
30,114
Utah
2,390
2,291
2,837
2,982
2,430
2,877
3,222
3,439
3,754
3,503
3,555
3,473
3,063
Vermont
1,386
1,348
1,448
1,348
1,248
1,373
1,400
1,400
1,615
1,450
1,328
1,541
1,407
Virgin Islands
54
60
65
60
57
78
70
64
83
77
69
79
68
Virginia
4,290
4,248
4,495
4,923
4,617
4,909
5,394
5,155
5,594
5,428
4,550
4,770
4,864
Washington
13,117
10,618
12,024
11,896
10,706
11,378
11,474
11,576
12,883
12,572
11,646
13,043
11,911
West Virginia
1,045
1,061
1,184
1,299
1,155
1,180
1,290
1,389
1,385
1,369
1,257
1,221
1,236
Wisconsin
1,755
1,937
1,962
2,001
2,022
2,197
2,353
2,329
2,413
2,079
1,913
1,775
2,061
Wyoming
88
95
100
89
126
150
106
134
118
140
168
153
122
As of 08/20/2010

Notes:
** Data are incomplete