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  Back Federal Child Welfare, Title IV-B, Subpart 1 and Subpart 2 [real, per poor child]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 14.1 14.9 15.8 16.8 19.4 19.7 18.5 17.3 16.1 15.5 14.3
  District of Columbia 10.7 10.3 12.4 14.3 21.2 21.0 17.4 15.2 13.1 12.6 11.3
  Alabama 14.0 15.1 15.0 16.3 18.8 21.4 20.2 18.9 15.9 15.9 15.1
  Alaska 13.9 24.0 17.8 21.0 22.5 19.2 18.8 19.3 17.5 16.7 16.2
  Arizona 9.9 11.3 12.6 13.6 15.2 13.7 15.0 15.2 14.2 13.2 12.3
  Arkansas 13.4 14.5 16.3 17.8 17.3 15.7 15.6 16.4 17.6 16.9 16.4
  California 11.7 12.5 13.5 15.1 18.7 19.3 17.1 14.8 13.8 13.5 12.5
  Colorado 20.9 19.4 19.0 17.3 19.3 18.5 19.3 18.2 16.9 15.3 14.0
  Connecticut 11.6 13.1 19.1 19.0 24.0 22.7 21.3 17.9 16.4 15.7 14.2
  Delaware 16.1 16.0 15.3 16.3 21.5 23.9 24.1 21.9 20.6 18.9 18.2
  Florida 12.9 13.7 14.7 15.3 16.9 17.2 16.2 15.8 15.0 15.9 14.6
  Georgia 14.0 12.8 13.3 15.1 17.7 19.2 18.1 17.3 15.2 13.7 12.9
  Hawaii 16.5 16.9 19.6 24.5 30.4 31.2 28.4 29.3 29.0 29.5 23.8
  Idaho 13.6 13.7 12.5 12.9 15.1 17.3 19.1 19.8 19.8 19.1 17.8
  Illinois 13.8 16.3 18.1 18.4 19.5 18.7 17.9 16.7 16.5 16.7 17.1
  Indiana 22.5 23.8 23.6 24.1 27.6 27.1 26.4 22.0 17.8 16.9 15.5
  Iowa 18.9 20.2 21.4 22.0 30.2 29.8 27.3 22.6 19.3 17.5 16.7
  Kansas 19.7 19.8 18.0 18.2 18.5 21.8 20.1 19.1 15.9 13.6 12.3
  Kentucky 14.7 15.3 17.7 20.3 23.3 22.5 22.7 19.9 18.4 16.2 15.4
  Louisiana 14.2 14.4 15.5 15.4 19.0 20.5 20.7 20.5 21.4 20.3 17.3
  Maine 20.3 21.1 20.2 21.0 24.7 24.1 22.4 21.8 21.4 22.0 20.4
  Maryland 15.2 18.7 26.4 31.9 35.6 33.7 26.4 22.0 17.2 16.6 15.6
  Massachusetts 13.2 14.3 12.3 13.9 15.7 18.8 18.0 18.3 18.4 17.1 13.8
  Michigan 16.9 18.3 19.8 20.4 24.4 24.4 23.2 20.0 18.9 16.9 16.7
  Minnesota 17.5 16.0 17.2 22.7 31.1 32.5 28.1 26.4 22.2 20.3 16.3
  Mississippi 14.3 17.2 19.2 19.2 20.8 20.4 19.6 18.2 16.0 14.2 11.9
  Missouri 21.8 20.5 18.2 20.5 24.0 26.7 25.6 22.6 20.5 18.5 16.6
  Montana 11.2 13.5 12.3 12.3 15.5 17.6 17.2 16.0 14.6 14.7 13.8
  Nebraska 20.2 18.1 19.6 20.6 24.4 23.8 22.3 23.6 23.0 20.7 18.1
  Nevada 14.9 15.2 13.5 14.4 16.0 17.9 19.2 16.6 15.6 15.5 14.2
  New Hampshire 22.6 16.2 16.9 21.1 29.8 34.3 29.8 29.7 29.4 31.2 31.3
  New Jersey 15.9 15.2 17.3 19.9 24.2 24.7 20.7 20.8 19.6 18.1 15.8
  New Mexico 10.2 12.2 12.7 12.8 14.6 16.3 15.2 14.8 13.8 13.7 14.0
  New York 10.6 11.1 11.7 12.9 16.0 16.7 15.4 14.0 12.7 12.4 11.9
  North Carolina 15.0 15.0 15.1 14.7 17.7 17.5 16.1 14.8 15.1 14.8 13.4
  North Dakota 17.2 16.6 13.6 15.1 17.8 19.5 19.3 22.2 21.5 18.8 17.1
  Ohio 16.8 17.3 17.0 16.6 18.2 21.1 20.6 19.9 17.5 16.1 14.7
  Oklahoma 11.8 15.4 15.6 13.8 15.5 15.0 16.6 19.0 16.9 15.1 12.6
  Oregon 14.9 14.3 15.1 15.1 18.7 21.0 22.4 22.4 20.1 20.6 18.4
  Pennsylvania 16.3 16.6 17.9 20.3 25.5 25.7 21.6 18.8 16.7 15.7 15.6
  Rhode Island 17.3 16.0 16.7 19.0 26.4 27.5 26.4 20.8 17.9 17.8 16.6
  South Carolina 13.3 17.0 18.0 19.5 20.3 20.2 19.7 20.7 19.9 19.4 17.8
  South Dakota 14.3 19.9 21.1 23.5 29.4 26.2 25.4 17.9 15.3 14.7 14.6
  Tennessee 15.5 16.3 17.8 18.0 19.6 19.5 20.2 19.8 19.1 17.5 16.4
  Texas 13.6 14.4 15.1 14.9 15.9 15.4 14.7 14.3 13.7 13.4 12.2
  Utah 24.4 21.4 23.0 24.5 26.6 22.3 19.2 18.5 17.7 16.5 16.0
  Vermont 20.3 21.7 24.0 23.4 27.6 29.0 28.0 27.0 29.5 30.8 28.6
  Virginia 15.1 17.4 20.4 25.3 27.7 24.8 21.1 18.6 18.5 18.0 16.3
  Washington 15.6 18.8 22.4 22.0 21.5 19.6 17.0 15.7 14.6 16.7 17.7
  West Virginia 18.2 17.0 18.6 19.9 24.3 24.4 20.8 20.9 20.3 21.1 17.5
  Wisconsin 20.1 19.7 21.7 20.7 22.5 20.8 20.7 18.1 16.8 16.1 15.5
  Wyoming 17.4 19.1 18.5 20.3 23.5 27.4 24.8 21.7 17.9 16.4 15.1