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  Back Child Welfare Programs [nominal, per low-income child]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 127.5 142.4 155.0 171.4 184.8 187.9 186.9 188.2 186.2 193.1 198.9
  District of Columbia 606.8 644.6 599.6 493.5 546.3 455.2 496.3 382.4 359.5 417.7 544.0
  Alabama 27.5 32.6 32.5 45.3 51.4 49.2 50.4 48.5 47.5 70.8 84.2
  Alaska 217.6 209.2 229.4 232.9 234.8 261.7 345.3 343.5 353.1 317.8 372.7
  Arizona 59.3 67.6 64.2 67.0 61.9 65.7 77.6 99.5 101.5 95.4 99.5
  Arkansas 57.3 68.2 93.0 70.8 67.3 69.6 77.5 75.0 66.9 89.5 86.8
  California 191.7 215.9 262.0 269.5 313.9 349.3 351.6 348.2 359.5 369.0 447.1
  Colorado 121.6 153.5 127.8 168.1 181.0 231.3 155.2 198.4 202.6 211.1 210.5
  Connecticut 345.0 385.8 473.4 444.5 270.2 306.1 439.2 464.2 475.4 536.8 417.7
  Delaware 105.1 122.8 170.8 167.2 202.1 171.4 143.3 116.8 102.1 105.1 88.1
  Florida 75.4 81.0 95.6 103.5 94.8 80.1 95.8 104.4 109.5 196.5 109.0
  Georgia 37.4 47.6 55.5 74.5 77.1 61.4 82.3 58.9 82.0 68.6 91.9
  Hawaii 123.1 134.7 177.6 200.7 199.2 211.4 245.1 272.0 309.7 335.6 360.1
  Idaho 49.0 51.1 40.5 38.1 39.2 43.3 45.0 48.1 50.3 48.7 54.7
  Illinois 238.7 267.0 286.7 315.1 350.7 362.2 306.3 266.0 262.6 238.0 224.9
  Indiana 80.4 110.2 80.9 76.3 95.5 92.3 98.2 161.9 120.7 138.7 146.1
  Iowa 96.3 114.0 137.0 141.5 140.2 136.7 154.6 144.7 161.5 165.4 180.8
  Kansas 58.9 130.9 167.3 157.2 128.8 145.7 151.8 135.8 146.1 149.6 89.4
  Kentucky 63.2 71.4 84.3 99.1 102.0 91.0 91.0 98.5 100.1 108.1 112.7
  Louisiana 74.5 73.3 73.8 72.3 73.3 82.5 92.9 91.4 100.3 94.9 94.6
  Maine 167.3 183.9 202.4 230.4 239.5 176.9 135.5 124.7 161.4 196.2 213.9
  Maryland 237.6 268.9 417.8 456.4 549.1 496.7 403.1 383.7 330.3 377.8 373.8
  Massachusetts 196.1 181.4 165.9 168.7 159.4 199.3 204.9 224.5 244.9 254.0 241.6
  Michigan 176.0 194.3 213.7 232.5 236.7 228.4 211.5 191.0 167.0 165.2 169.2
  Minnesota 139.6 183.1 217.6 269.2 268.8 273.9 253.0 290.8 248.6 218.6 186.7
  Mississippi 35.0 23.0 35.9 40.4 33.5 34.8 26.5 26.5 27.8 26.5 23.6
  Missouri 99.8 118.9 121.1 145.2 156.5 150.2 129.1 142.8 131.7 129.6 125.9
  Montana 91.4 60.8 81.4 95.6 87.7 82.5 100.2 96.1 102.1 127.8 120.5
  Nebraska 89.0 113.0 115.0 123.0 142.8 153.0 154.7 145.6 131.9 159.0 154.5
  Nevada 63.9 90.0 87.3 71.5 79.8 90.0 80.1 121.5 118.5 137.3 134.8
  New Hampshire 155.5 133.3 114.7 118.4 166.8 218.6 251.8 307.7 297.1 281.0 324.8
  New Jersey 86.6 96.3 123.6 132.5 178.7 148.2 141.6 162.1 193.2 198.4 173.4
  New Mexico 35.2 44.5 56.6 60.9 59.9 84.4 65.1 69.0 75.9 107.4 121.1
  New York 268.5 282.9 279.4 348.7 344.4 331.0 335.9 292.4 275.3 320.5 334.3
  North Carolina 66.3 69.0 78.3 84.9 77.8 65.3 79.0 82.7 92.0 92.4 91.6
  North Dakota 142.1 134.6 128.5 150.1 172.0 150.5 173.4 158.9 184.6 198.5 196.3
  Ohio 188.9 216.6 210.7 242.4 281.5 313.0 269.9 321.4 309.3 296.8 278.0
  Oklahoma 62.3 64.9 82.5 76.0 66.2 54.5 68.9 89.4 99.7 97.0 107.2
  Oregon 84.5 91.7 99.0 109.4 132.6 136.6 162.9 183.8 183.5 188.1 229.0
  Pennsylvania 219.7 282.1 219.2 299.8 348.6 332.8 378.3 404.6 347.4 260.4 276.3
  Rhode Island 200.2 177.9 193.3 196.4 249.8 240.0 201.0 204.6 218.5 242.1 227.1
  South Carolina 34.8 42.3 41.1 76.2 82.1 52.4 43.8 34.7 42.3 57.4 65.9
  South Dakota 41.0 55.2 69.6 76.7 85.5 84.0 86.5 75.2 79.8 78.7 88.8
  Tennessee 43.8 36.8 43.8 64.2 48.4 46.4 44.3 57.7 64.0 71.7 72.4
  Texas 29.9 30.3 35.6 44.4 56.6 56.2 57.4 63.5 68.1 66.7 72.5
  Utah 82.2 78.2 76.0 77.8 82.5 82.5 79.2 78.2 63.7 64.0 60.9
  Vermont 165.7 205.6 228.0 226.9 240.9 265.1 295.9 292.7 332.2 349.3 348.9
  Virginia 65.5 81.9 106.2 124.7 175.0 198.9 168.4 161.3 160.3 160.5 135.4
  Washington 65.1 74.5 97.7 116.0 141.1 153.1 173.7 187.1 198.5 220.1 248.5
  West Virginia 52.8 58.7 53.0 69.7 133.7 91.3 106.7 82.0 114.9 127.2 108.1
  Wisconsin 184.0 211.3 243.6 204.8 220.1 233.1 257.3 220.2 208.2 180.8 170.0
  Wyoming 72.1 35.7 38.8 43.3 60.6 50.9 52.0 55.1 75.4 70.8 65.8