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  Back Child Welfare Programs [nominal, per poor child]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 267.8 300.8 335.9 385.5 430.1 437.0 427.8 421.8 412.4 428.9 439.5
  District of Columbia 925.3 948.6 933.7 843.5 1,025.5 808.5 832.8 664.0 595.6 696.0 866.0
  Alabama 52.4 61.6 59.6 89.6 106.7 105.3 101.7 94.7 87.6 132.5 158.3
  Alaska 612.5 562.3 689.1 766.0 728.3 732.8 946.8 1,027.5 1,058.5 912.0 1,054.7
  Arizona 117.1 131.0 145.8 162.3 152.2 143.0 166.7 218.4 231.3 217.6 230.6
  Arkansas 134.0 167.2 225.0 173.7 146.9 134.9 141.1 139.5 141.0 198.2 208.2
  California 366.1 412.8 529.0 589.0 743.1 830.0 816.8 786.3 807.4 841.1 1,026.4
  Colorado 333.9 392.4 317.2 390.4 460.2 599.7 435.8 548.9 526.9 524.7 497.9
  Connecticut 655.0 751.6 1,174.2 1,135.6 764.4 818.8 1,113.4 1,035.1 993.2 1,153.7 904.4
  Delaware 267.6 300.6 383.0 367.5 455.7 410.8 386.2 311.1 266.8 267.7 220.7
  Florida 155.0 168.9 206.2 234.7 227.0 193.0 220.8 241.6 253.8 487.9 264.7
  Georgia 82.5 94.7 115.2 163.1 173.2 136.8 178.5 132.4 173.2 142.4 183.7
  Hawaii 310.3 327.3 406.6 534.9 510.3 531.3 609.8 730.2 862.5 959.2 976.0
  Idaho 115.2 119.3 88.9 83.5 91.4 111.7 132.7 152.9 165.0 161.0 174.0
  Illinois 485.3 595.8 653.9 697.8 739.0 762.2 652.8 556.8 562.5 520.1 530.2
  Indiana 215.4 301.6 231.0 241.1 324.2 298.3 288.5 413.1 276.8 315.4 321.8
  Iowa 261.8 331.6 396.5 385.2 449.5 445.8 475.2 402.0 398.2 415.5 415.7
  Kansas 176.0 358.3 394.7 402.6 316.5 401.4 369.8 330.7 332.9 322.0 191.2
  Kentucky 123.6 137.2 171.9 217.5 232.8 200.7 212.3 207.9 207.6 207.7 223.9
  Louisiana 138.0 132.1 140.5 140.3 151.9 165.8 182.6 185.1 204.5 191.5 177.2
  Maine 428.6 463.8 475.6 516.8 581.3 440.4 326.1 281.1 388.8 480.9 529.2
  Maryland 481.3 577.9 1,057.7 1,334.2 1,618.4 1,408.7 1,112.8 1,024.7 815.6 897.1 826.6
  Massachusetts 386.2 379.7 316.7 364.7 343.4 468.7 497.9 538.0 597.9 579.0 505.4
  Michigan 374.4 429.1 492.7 523.7 562.3 537.7 518.8 429.2 368.4 336.6 365.2
  Minnesota 337.2 378.0 459.7 634.7 822.1 839.9 716.6 789.8 613.8 543.7 441.5
  Mississippi 69.6 51.1 81.9 89.3 73.9 75.1 57.8 53.9 54.0 48.7 41.4
  Missouri 276.1 299.9 256.4 309.1 342.2 349.2 297.6 312.6 287.0 283.6 266.1
  Montana 203.5 132.3 179.7 203.7 202.3 196.1 251.7 244.4 253.0 311.1 289.9
  Nebraska 257.1 291.4 304.4 325.8 383.0 401.8 391.5 431.4 388.4 460.7 389.8
  Nevada 167.1 234.6 204.4 186.8 236.9 315.5 268.7 361.2 327.3 394.8 384.3
  New Hampshire 460.1 310.2 268.2 311.4 540.2 751.0 805.6 934.2 909.4 932.0 1,083.0
  New Jersey 195.1 219.6 295.9 355.5 485.9 407.9 369.9 415.2 502.3 493.0 435.7
  New Mexico 62.0 83.9 110.8 124.3 122.9 177.6 136.4 146.1 161.3 219.0 251.2
  New York 485.8 507.0 508.6 648.0 666.8 649.7 681.6 585.9 551.2 640.0 682.6
  North Carolina 150.9 154.0 173.3 183.3 184.3 151.6 174.3 171.4 196.2 202.4 196.5
  North Dakota 328.4 308.4 286.0 360.6 405.9 350.6 410.2 419.3 516.1 510.3 502.4
  Ohio 393.2 468.8 468.1 521.0 606.2 722.5 617.3 740.1 651.4 621.1 567.4
  Oklahoma 130.3 135.3 185.1 173.2 154.7 126.6 169.5 242.8 263.0 244.2 252.7
  Oregon 193.5 205.9 222.5 242.7 311.8 340.8 389.9 438.8 425.0 461.4 544.3
  Pennsylvania 476.3 606.6 494.2 735.7 922.7 859.8 901.4 911.6 747.1 559.0 623.3
  Rhode Island 400.2 321.4 349.5 387.9 539.2 514.1 437.9 426.9 432.5 477.5 463.2
  South Carolina 70.5 95.9 94.8 182.7 179.2 109.2 91.7 76.5 95.3 135.7 155.1
  South Dakota 94.5 143.0 199.1 234.6 284.9 247.9 245.8 179.4 177.0 184.8 219.7
  Tennessee 100.1 86.5 103.6 141.0 102.2 96.8 95.4 122.0 136.7 148.8 156.8
  Texas 62.2 65.2 76.7 95.9 121.5 123.5 125.7 136.4 145.3 142.0 149.0
  Utah 301.4 243.0 246.5 267.5 286.5 243.1 223.2 223.3 185.7 191.4 179.4
  Vermont 415.0 484.5 603.5 597.2 677.1 673.7 777.4 772.8 1,003.9 1,068.5 1,125.8
  Virginia 152.1 189.2 251.1 354.7 489.5 535.7 402.1 363.4 373.5 400.1 339.9
  Washington 138.7 177.1 243.9 299.5 358.5 377.7 398.2 410.7 432.4 546.8 650.7
  West Virginia 110.3 121.0 117.0 156.3 313.1 200.9 215.6 170.2 241.4 286.1 225.6
  Wisconsin 467.0 512.2 621.6 536.0 589.2 566.6 619.2 490.9 461.5 395.3 372.0
  Wyoming 193.8 100.4 107.4 121.3 176.0 160.4 167.1 162.3 192.3 170.3 157.8