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TANF: Average Monthly Number of Applications Denied - Fiscal 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
Fiscal Years
As of 04/03/2012
 
State Average
FY 2000
Average
FY 2001
Average
FY 2002
Average
FY 2003
Average
FY 2004
Average
FY 2005
Average
FY 2006
Average
FY 2007
Average
FY 2008
Average
FY 2009
Average
FY 2010
Average
FY 2011
U.S. Average
123,553
123,900
137,926
142,650
147,961
147,372
151,459
152,962
156,654
174,046
191,326
176,059
Alabama
128
172
55
57
54
38
35
46
45
55
60
49
Alaska
340
316
505
516
501
513
469
451
456
477
466
524
Arizona
3,608
3,904
5,817
4,589
5,750
6,622
6,749
7,335
3,759
3,945
4,534
4,842
Arkansas
2,288
2,020
2,034
2,109
2,040
2,001
1,771
1,685
1,754
1,915
2,065
2,116
California
10,628
12,444
14,679
15,394
14,894
13,717
14,996
16,577
19,302
21,959
20,586
21,012
Colorado
870
964
1,144
1,284
1,053
151
191
1,326
1,421
1,703
1,754
1,663
Connecticut
849
845
852
744
673
629
661
680
1,038
1,170
987
962
Delaware
337
398
351
304
297
318
357
360
420
474
584
602
Dist. of Col.
208
184
211
194
224
219
259
376
403
206
158
285
Florida
12,791
11,090
12,681
14,204
14,713
14,171
16,454
17,947
22,246
32,428
32,888
30,019
Georgia
5,709
6,235
6,689
7,210
7,809
8,236
7,777
6,579
6,405
6,881
6,038
5,105
Guam
**
25
**
**
**
**
27
26
**
33
33
33
Hawaii
520
562
611
639
603
478
466
507
403
938
816
754
Idaho
930
1,004
1,199
1,508
1,638
1,487
1,334
846
825
741
513
506
Illinois
1,967
1,562
5,619
1,012
946
845
677
419
668
1,066
1,279
2,233
Indiana
1,823
2,154
2,415
4,745
5,404
5,509
5,680
7,618
7,844
10,209
11,335
11,236
Iowa
681
83
102
94
77
71
66
68
57
69
86
103
Kansas
1,256
1,291
1,470
1,562
1,577
1,568
1,682
1,762
1,957
2,471
2,606
2,493
Kentucky
2,409
2,217
2,126
2,051
1,977
1,854
1,772
1,609
1,546
1,603
1,697
1,816
Louisiana
157
139
119
109
121
78
53
46
45
36
52
49
Maine
343
358
335
132
234
250
299
409
461
502
513
611
Maryland
3,035
2,999
2,955
2,874
3,060
3,042
2,812
2,764
2,729
3,331
3,966
4,155
Massachusetts
1,218
1,261
1,313
1,351
1,277
1,470
1,611
1,459
1,495
1,556
1,488
1,498
Michigan
6,751
6,804
7,088
7,058
6,976
7,008
6,523
6,203
7,406
**
13,878
14,121
Minnesota
832
1,001
1,226
1,316
1,550
2,590
2,799
2,913
3,051
3,389
3,258
3,147
Mississippi
1,215
1,333
1,503
1,658
1,675
1,599
1,553
1,260
1,332
1,474
1,454
1,412
Missouri
1,407
1,370
1,634
1,649
1,612
2,121
2,399
1,564
2,058
2,359
2,028
1,437
Montana
196
197
209
212
243
234
225
270
278
356
306
313
Nebraska
699
826
753
619
621
656
711
761
996
1,353
1,798
2,041
Nevada
824
1,056
838
1,114
1,129
1,030
1,478
1,935
1,746
2,726
2,641
2,564
NewHampshire
**
410
411
435
448
494
493
558
531
639
642
570
New Jersey
656
671
677
771
718
719
621
609
597
489
469
404
New Mexico
959
1,092
1,288
1,780
1,796
1,760
1,667
1,643
1,738
1,960
2,051
2,063
New York
6,837
6,891
7,459
6,974
7,173
7,602
7,545
7,212
8,109
8,445
8,666
9,148
North Carolina
1,987
1,851
1,910
1,890
1,964
1,632
1,608
1,603
1,573
1,692
1,655
1,397
North Dakota
271
312
372
414
441
213
220
185
175
284
293
272
Ohio
13,492
8,018
8,300
12,523
12,315
12,370
12,128
11,158
10,723
12,044
12,079
9,815
Oklahoma
2,096
1,763
1,708
2,070
2,029
1,968
1,902
1,734
1,476
2,005
2,227
1,869
Oregon
336
414
424
398
305
311
304
327
253
264
281
2,553
Pennsylvania
4,021
4,168
4,518
4,720
4,805
4,949
5,681
6,687
7,211
7,427
1,453
744
Puerto Rico
440
393
423
222
257
251
253
288
441
481
441
546
Rhode Island
275
314
359
358
365
382
461
563
577
514
543
527
South Carolina
2,135
2,305
2,102
1,991
2,058
2,093
2,147
2,263
2,426
2,760
3,198
3,371
South Dakota
200
187
186
202
212
221
195
184
191
196
196
197
Tennessee
3,858
3,731
2,565
4,367
5,966
7,939
9,620
7,796
5,182
3,992
3,593
3,387
Texas
13,696
17,381
18,885
23,227
24,385
23,237
21,400
20,454
20,226
21,019
19,363
6,493
Utah
962
1,029
1,089
1,120
1,156
1,257
1,283
1,332
1,509
1,360
2,862
3,143
Vermont
482
493
476
440
453
438
443
452
513
656
648
884
Virgin Islands
16
2
2
6
2
7
4
5
14
18
26
27
Virginia
2,128
2,102
2,368
2,438
2,388
2,264
2,201
2,109
2,251
2,656
2,589
2,647
Washington
3,929
4,155
4,374
4,662
5,244
5,015
5,015
5,045
5,038
6,650
6,742
6,933
West Virginia
261
197
287
216
172
252
462
615
426
406
345
408
Wisconsin
466
1,205
1,645
1,934
1,847
1,923
1,745
1,042
824
820
1,022
897
Wyoming
31
25
35
49
52
59
56
54
54
66
76
69

Notes:
2011 Fiscal year average is based on data for 12 months