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FY 2013 Preliminary Data Table 10 - Reasons for Receiving Care, Average Monthly Percentage of Families

Published: October 8, 2014
Categories:
Data
Topics:
ACF-800, ACF-801
Types:
Data
State Employment Training/ Education Both Employment &
Training/Education
Protective Services Invalid/Not Reported Total
Alabama  77% 12% 4% 8% 0% 100%
Alaska  78% 5% 7% 11% 0% 100%
American Samoa  94% 2% 4% 0% 0% 100%
Arizona  41% 0% 8% 51% 0% 100%
Arkansas  61% 15% 6% 18% 1% 100%
California  81% 12% 5% 2% 0% 100%
Colorado  65% 9% 21% 0% 6% 100%
Connecticut  94% 5% 1% 0% 0% 100%
Delaware  88% 1% 0% 10% 0% 100%
District of Columbia  57% 32% 4% 0% 7% 100%
Florida  64% 5% 6% 26% 0% 100%
Georgia  82% 8% 2% 8% 0% 100%
Guam 83% 8% 8% 0% 0% 100%
Hawaii  79% 9% 12% 0% 0% 100%
Idaho  72% 12% 16% 0% 0% 100%
Illinois  87% 11% 2% 0% 0% 100%
Indiana  82% 9% 9% 0% 0% 100%
Iowa  93% 4% 0% 3% 0% 100%
Kansas  96% 1% 3% 0% 0% 100%
Kentucky  90% 4% 5% 2% 0% 100%
Louisiana  77% 5% 12% 6% 0% 100%
Maine  81% 5% 12% 0% 2% 100%
Maryland  74% 15% 11% 0% 0% 100%
Massachusetts  69% 9% 3% 19% 0% 100%
Michigan  74% 1% 24% 1% 0% 100%
Minnesota  84% 6% 10% 0% 0% 100%
Mississippi  30% 26% 43% 1% 0% 100%
Missouri  60% 14% 2% 25% 0% 100%
Montana  60% 11% 13% 17% 0% 100%
Nebraska  74% 7% 5% 13% 0% 100%
Nevada  84% 2% 2% 13% 0% 100%
New Hampshire  84% 10% 0% 5% 0% 100%
New Jersey  77% 9% 3% 10% 0% 100%
New Mexico  74% 16% 10% 0% 0% 100%
New York  82% 15% 2% 1% 0% 100%
North Carolina  91% 7% 2% 0% 0% 100%
North Dakota  80% 11% 9% 0% 0% 100%
Northern Mariana Islands  93% 6% 1% 0% 0% 100%
Ohio  77% 6% 17% 0% 0% 100%
Oklahoma  82% 14% 3% 0% 0% 100%
Oregon  90% 3% 7% 0% 0% 100%
Pennsylvania  77% 10% 11% 0% 2% 100%
Puerto Rico 83% 15% 1% 1% 0% 100%
Rhode Island  86% 13% 1% 0% 0% 100%
South Carolina  64% 25% 2% 8% 0% 100%
South Dakota  66% 9% 11% 15% 0% 100%
Tennessee  44% 26% 30% 0% 0% 100%
Texas  69% 10% 6% 15% 0% 100%
Utah  95% 1% 1% 0% 3% 100%
Vermont  51% 24% 2% 23% 0% 100%
Virgin Islands  74% 20% 1% 6% 0% 100%
Virginia  82% 12% 4% 0% 1% 100%
Washington  74% 3% 23% 0% 0% 100%
West Virginia  80% 9% 10% 0% 1% 100%
Wisconsin  96% 0% 2% 0% 2% 100%
Wyoming  93% 7% 0% 0% 0% 100%
National  76% 10% 8% 7% 0% 100%

Data as of: 9-JUN-2014

Notes applicable to this report:

  1. The source for this table is ACF-801 data for FY 2013.
  2. All percentages are based on "adjusted" numbers of families and children, unless otherwise indicated. These "adjusted" numbers represent the number funded through CCDF only (which includes Federal Discretionary, Mandatory, and Matching Funds; TANF transfers to CCDF; and State Matching and Maintenance of Effort Funds). The "adjusted" number is the raw or "unadjusted" number reported by the State multiplied by its pooling factor, as reported on the ACF-800.  This report takes this factor into consideration in calculating the "adjusted" numbers or percentages.
  3. All States provide an actual unadjusted count of families served each month.  For States reporting full population data, the number of child records reported each month was directly counted.  However, for States that only submit samples, the ratio of children-to-families was determined each month from the samples and then multiplied by the reported number of families to obtain an estimate of the unadjusted number of children served each month.  The unadjusted average number of families and children was obtained from the monthly numbers in the FY, as reported on the ACF-801 summary (header) record.
  4. A "0%" indication often means the value is less than 0.5% rather than actually zero.  In a few instances, the sum of the categories may not appear to add up to exactly 100% because of rounding.
  5. At the time of publication, Mississippi had submitted 11 months of ACF-801 data for FY 2013. All other States and Territories had submitted the full 12 months of data.
  6. The Invalid/Not Reported only includes family records with an invalid or missing number for ACF-801 element 6, Reason for Receiving Subsidized Child Care.
  7. Several States only capture the primary reason for receiving services and therefore do not report any families in Both Employment and Training/Education categories.  States reporting no families in this combination category of Both Employment and Training/Education are Iowa, New Hampshire, and Wyoming.
  8. OCC has observed some issues with income reporting across most States to varying degrees.  OCC is working with States to address and resolve internal inconsistencies between ACF-801 element 6 (reason for receiving a subsidy), element 9 (total income for determining eligibility), and elements 10 through 15 (sources of income).
  9. Beginning FFY 2011, States and Territories were no longer allowed to report "Other" as a Reason for Care.