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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 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
123,704
127,465
142,457
144,835
148,480
148,947
149,707
115,430
159,652
178,529
188,048
171,486
Alabama
170
128
62
54
50
38
36
36
47
52
63
45
Alaska
342
334
511
509
518
497
463
346
464
462
475
560
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
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
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
Colorado
880
1,032
1,192
1,283
778
162
463
1,010
1,456
1,746
1,710
1,790
Connecticut
849
851
875
695
658
638
657
513
1,103
1,174
933
938
Delaware
352
403
316
301
296
333
356
274
431
491
612
610
Dist. of Col.
208
193
172
207
219
226
298
283
359
180
199
290
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
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
Guam
**
25
**
**
**
27
27
27
30
36
33
33
Hawaii
540
590
624
646
569
462
467
392
504
930
812
713
Idaho
1,000
1,057
1,329
1,570
1,615
1,419
1,234
619
798
717
495
500
Illinois
1,821
1,480
5,539
980
937
807
584
308
692
1,173
1,273
2,884
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
Iowa
532
82
99
92
73
70
67
49
55
75
90
104
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
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
Louisiana
152
134
111
119
107
67
56
32
40
42
51
52
Maine
352
360
175
175
235
265
325
308
489
517
510
607
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
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
Michigan
6,851
7,051
7,064
7,014
7,002
6,969
6,247
4,758
7,386
**
14,992
13,606
Minnesota
834
1,097
1,302
1,282
1,845
2,671
2,808
2,232
3,119
3,587
3,170
3,117
Mississippi
1,223
1,374
1,670
1,658
1,684
1,539
1,496
951
1,388
1,465
1,443
1,402
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
Montana
191
212
200
219
248
225
244
201
293
349
302
315
Nebraska
760
750
729
608
630
654
728
578
1,055
1,468
1,847
2,109
Nevada
858
1,038
951
1,125
1,116
1,085
1,632
1,451
2,136
2,699
2,622
2,567
NewHampshire
424
412
418
446
455
494
506
423
561
641
633
545
New Jersey
652
697
712
780
702
702
609
465
546
498
453
416
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
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
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
North Dakota
277
333
403
413
394
213
210
145
186
302
291
261
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
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
Oregon
387
423
437
350
327
297
324
233
242
268
278
1,593
Pennsylvania
4,017
4,319
4,654
4,719
4,823
5,124
5,974
5,053
7,540
6,140
852
703
Puerto Rico
456
403
341
223
251
261
257
212
464
468
469
512
Rhode Island
279
332
363
361
364
405
486
424
576
523
541
524
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
South Dakota
198
182
195
208
237
193
188
140
190
201
197
190
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
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
Utah
958
1,050
1,130
1,107
1,198
1,268
1,318
987
1,443
1,494
3,216
3,113
Vermont
498
489
453
438
456
438
440
342
554
647
693
924
Virgin Islands
15
1
8
2
3
8
4
4
14
18
26
25
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
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
West Virginia
222
213
295
194
172
327
508
454
430
391
336
426
Wisconsin
627
1,273
1,913
1,906
1,846
1,979
1,489
785
801
744
965
887
Wyoming
30
24
41
51
53
59
57
40
53
76
71
64

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