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  Back Child Welfare Programs [real, per poor child]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 340.1 376.5 411.5 461.8 507.1 504.4 480.1 458.0 433.7 438.5 439.5
  District of Columbia 1,175.2 1,187.2 1,143.8 1,010.5 1,209.0 933.1 934.6 721.1 626.4 711.6 866.0
  Alabama 66.5 77.1 73.0 107.3 125.8 121.5 114.2 102.8 92.1 135.4 158.3
  Alaska 777.9 703.7 844.1 917.6 858.7 845.7 1,062.6 1,115.9 1,113.2 932.4 1,054.7
  Arizona 148.7 164.0 178.6 194.5 179.4 165.0 187.0 237.2 243.3 222.5 230.6
  Arkansas 170.2 209.2 275.6 208.0 173.2 155.7 158.3 151.5 148.3 202.6 208.2
  California 465.0 516.6 648.0 705.6 876.1 957.9 916.6 853.9 849.1 859.9 1,026.4
  Colorado 424.0 491.1 388.6 467.6 542.5 692.1 489.1 596.1 554.1 536.5 497.9
  Connecticut 831.8 940.7 1,438.4 1,360.3 901.2 944.9 1,249.5 1,124.1 1,044.5 1,179.5 904.4
  Delaware 339.8 376.2 469.2 440.2 537.3 474.1 433.4 337.9 280.6 273.7 220.7
  Florida 196.8 211.4 252.6 281.1 267.7 222.7 247.8 262.4 266.9 498.9 264.7
  Georgia 104.8 118.5 141.1 195.4 204.2 157.9 200.3 143.8 182.1 145.6 183.7
  Hawaii 394.0 409.6 498.1 640.8 601.7 613.2 684.3 793.0 907.0 980.7 976.0
  Idaho 146.4 149.3 108.9 100.0 107.8 128.9 149.0 166.0 173.6 164.6 174.0
  Illinois 616.3 745.7 801.1 836.0 871.3 879.7 732.6 604.7 591.6 531.7 530.2
  Indiana 273.5 377.5 283.0 288.9 382.3 344.3 323.8 448.7 291.0 322.4 321.8
  Iowa 332.5 415.1 485.7 461.5 529.9 514.5 533.3 436.6 418.8 424.8 415.7
  Kansas 223.5 448.5 483.5 482.3 373.1 463.3 415.0 359.1 350.1 329.2 191.2
  Kentucky 157.0 171.7 210.6 260.6 274.5 231.7 238.2 225.8 218.4 212.4 223.9
  Louisiana 175.3 165.4 172.2 168.1 179.0 191.3 204.9 201.0 215.0 195.7 177.2
  Maine 544.4 580.5 582.6 619.1 685.4 508.2 366.0 305.3 408.9 491.6 529.2
  Maryland 611.3 723.4 1,295.7 1,598.2 1,908.0 1,625.8 1,248.9 1,112.8 857.8 917.1 826.6
  Massachusetts 490.5 475.2 387.9 436.9 404.8 540.9 558.7 584.2 628.8 591.9 505.4
  Michigan 475.5 537.0 603.6 627.3 662.9 620.5 582.2 466.1 387.4 344.1 365.2
  Minnesota 428.2 473.1 563.1 760.3 969.2 969.4 804.2 857.7 645.5 555.9 441.5
  Mississippi 88.3 63.9 100.3 107.0 87.2 86.7 64.8 58.6 56.8 49.8 41.4
  Missouri 350.6 375.4 314.1 370.3 403.4 403.1 333.9 339.4 301.8 289.9 266.1
  Montana 258.4 165.5 220.2 244.1 238.5 226.3 282.4 265.4 266.0 318.0 289.9
  Nebraska 326.6 364.7 372.9 390.3 451.6 463.7 439.4 468.4 408.4 471.0 389.8
  Nevada 212.2 293.6 250.3 223.8 279.2 364.1 301.5 392.3 344.2 403.7 384.3
  New Hampshire 584.3 388.2 328.5 373.0 636.9 866.7 904.1 1,014.5 956.3 952.8 1,083.0
  New Jersey 247.8 274.8 362.5 425.8 572.9 470.8 415.2 450.9 528.3 504.0 435.7
  New Mexico 78.8 105.0 135.8 148.9 144.9 204.9 153.1 158.7 169.6 223.9 251.2
  New York 617.0 634.6 623.0 776.2 786.2 749.8 764.9 636.2 579.7 654.3 682.6
  North Carolina 191.7 192.8 212.3 219.6 217.3 175.0 195.6 186.2 206.3 206.9 196.5
  North Dakota 417.0 386.0 350.3 432.0 478.5 404.6 460.3 455.3 542.8 521.7 502.4
  Ohio 499.4 586.8 573.5 624.1 714.7 833.8 692.7 803.8 685.1 635.0 567.4
  Oklahoma 165.4 169.4 226.7 207.5 182.4 146.1 190.3 263.7 276.6 249.7 252.7
  Oregon 245.7 257.7 272.6 290.8 367.6 393.3 437.5 476.6 447.0 471.8 544.3
  Pennsylvania 604.9 759.2 605.4 881.4 1,087.9 992.3 1,011.6 989.9 785.7 571.5 623.3
  Rhode Island 508.2 402.2 428.2 464.7 635.7 593.3 491.4 463.6 454.8 488.2 463.2
  South Carolina 89.5 120.0 116.2 218.8 211.3 126.1 103.0 83.0 100.2 138.7 155.1
  South Dakota 120.1 179.0 243.9 281.1 335.9 286.1 275.9 194.8 186.1 189.0 219.7
  Tennessee 127.1 108.2 126.9 169.0 120.5 111.7 107.0 132.5 143.8 152.1 156.8
  Texas 79.0 81.6 94.0 114.9 143.2 142.6 141.1 148.1 152.8 145.2 149.0
  Utah 382.8 304.2 302.0 320.5 337.8 280.6 250.5 242.5 195.3 195.6 179.4
  Vermont 527.1 606.5 739.3 715.5 798.3 777.5 872.5 839.2 1,055.7 1,092.4 1,125.8
  Virginia 193.2 236.8 307.7 424.9 577.1 618.3 451.3 394.7 392.8 409.0 339.9
  Washington 176.2 221.6 298.8 358.8 422.7 435.9 446.9 446.0 454.7 559.0 650.7
  West Virginia 140.1 151.5 143.3 187.2 369.1 231.9 242.0 184.8 253.8 292.5 225.6
  Wisconsin 593.1 641.0 761.4 642.1 694.6 653.9 694.9 533.1 485.4 404.2 372.0
  Wyoming 246.2 125.6 131.6 145.3 207.5 185.1 187.5 176.3 202.2 174.1 157.8