Aid to Families with Dependent Children

Table 9.G2. Average monthly number of families and recipients of cash payments and total amount of payments, by State, 1993


Aid to Families with Dependent Children

 
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            Average Monthly Number of Recipients     |            Amount of Payments                                   
                                                     |                             Monthly Average
            Familes      Total         Children      | Total in Thousands      Family     Recipient          
            _________________________________________|______________________________________________
 
Total US  5,011,800    14,205,387     9,574,416           $22,688,016          $377.24     $133.10
 
  Arizona    71,022       199,153       135,112               270,556           317.45      113.21
  Colorado   42,549       122,890        82,548               163,243           319.72      110.70
  Idaho       8,145        21,877        14,612                29,776           304.64      113.42
  Montana    11,839        34,875        22,642                47,074           331.35      112.48
  Nevada     13,298        35,913        25,054                45,143           282.91      104.75
  New Mexico 31,893        97,246        62,998               123,792           323.46      106.08
  Utah       18,353        52,144        34,522                78,325           355.65      125.18
  Wyoming     6,283        17,859        12,014                25,471           337.83      118.85
 


Emergency Assistance 1

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                                  |
   Average Monthly Number         |    Amount of Payments to Families
       of Families                |                       |       Monthly
                                  |  Total in Thousands   |  Average per Family 1
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Total US        56,778                    $387,113                 $568.17
  Arizona          164                       4,225                2,141.56
  Colorado         (1)                         638                     (1)
  Idaho            (1)                           2                     (1)
  Montana          (1)                       3,348                     (1)
  Nevada           ...                         ...                     ...
  New Mexico       ...                         ...                     ...
  Utah             120                         428                  297.27
  Wyoming          271                       2,644                  814.59
 


Notes: 1 Some States were unable to provide a family count to correspond with expenditures. The national average payment excludes family count and expenditures for Colorado, Hawaii, and Missouri. For additional information on AFDC, see STATISTICAL BRIEF: MOTHERS WHO RECEIVE AFDC PAYMENTS from the Census Bureau.

Source: Social Security Bulletin and Annual Statistical Supplement from U.S. Social Security Administration.

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