http://www.rockinst.org/images/logo_book_antiqua.jpg
 
                     
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Back Foster Care [real dollars]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 4,223,144,404 4,489,020,141 4,546,814,983 4,679,621,498 4,811,893,027 4,671,015,594 4,534,068,929 4,406,275,727 4,157,681,708 4,198,612,350 4,227,472,132
  District of Columbia 49,337,513 53,757,029 44,971,808 31,876,975 29,568,915 23,919,311 28,272,315 14,668,224 14,215,968 16,104,175 18,012,590
  Alabama 13,196,421 14,082,589 12,986,609 17,980,012 25,154,871 21,392,987 20,207,571 17,828,892 17,378,250 27,691,735 32,505,996
  Alaska 12,821,011 11,316,968 12,225,427 11,258,393 10,332,421 11,556,000 17,042,159 17,098,724 17,258,155 13,503,992 13,754,369
  Arizona 44,158,210 50,654,530 43,155,333 41,718,195 33,668,244 33,526,952 41,425,440 56,882,353 60,361,811 51,059,927 50,906,592
  Arkansas 24,681,419 28,272,328 35,167,745 22,679,064 23,370,417 23,470,900 25,904,981 21,404,973 16,874,791 25,933,958 25,620,943
  California 998,488,076 1,082,506,055 1,233,433,308 1,197,252,735 1,294,424,084 1,370,871,797 1,298,625,565 1,250,980,642 1,219,135,466 1,205,066,464 1,462,910,557
  Colorado 41,078,384 51,881,714 33,506,239 51,302,617 55,160,777 79,533,479 42,360,902 63,490,412 63,736,083 66,897,145 64,035,862
  Connecticut 106,176,039 111,759,636 115,746,485 111,166,504 57,063,532 66,131,987 88,388,847 86,439,911 82,533,183 93,899,863 66,438,248
  Delaware 9,121,528 10,290,363 14,204,648 12,005,681 12,224,338 9,166,364 7,596,964 6,323,426 5,391,016 5,547,350 4,113,141
  Florida 129,442,054 132,352,515 154,932,097 159,274,920 137,316,637 101,350,755 134,123,280 135,854,386 131,310,697 277,594,931 114,367,509
  Georgia 32,988,855 42,741,315 48,535,918 60,169,303 59,499,212 29,055,337 52,519,890 34,141,157 53,228,166 46,957,253 69,839,919
  Hawaii 17,767,552 17,962,260 19,750,155 19,829,450 17,991,069 18,300,765 21,456,131 20,938,582 20,229,971 20,308,492 20,025,397
  Idaho 9,000,267 9,152,820 6,648,171 5,333,398 5,283,684 5,554,109 6,148,696 6,546,132 6,476,151 5,743,649 6,314,437
  Illinois 344,709,329 334,677,190 357,331,290 338,284,803 372,655,422 401,649,767 321,911,467 261,852,902 239,073,276 192,831,196 173,932,441
  Indiana 39,203,785 52,512,919 33,025,008 29,212,963 41,693,173 38,161,785 37,567,905 79,420,226 53,532,653 60,117,282 60,133,280
  Iowa 24,367,479 28,093,303 30,123,657 23,622,074 18,003,460 17,112,758 20,081,044 19,430,661 19,759,062 21,772,227 21,226,366
  Kansas 15,848,755 36,690,268 43,817,225 40,310,210 29,939,876 32,124,807 32,538,650 27,824,289 29,231,460 31,424,370 13,405,249
  Kentucky 32,476,472 34,257,679 36,380,400 37,750,577 37,524,885 32,628,001 32,473,875 34,206,922 33,134,401 34,135,706 32,477,237
  Louisiana 43,577,383 38,919,622 34,974,995 34,426,733 42,508,259 45,529,176 50,039,025 46,640,097 44,181,266 39,952,630 37,072,149
  Maine 22,147,272 23,202,474 23,114,951 22,495,187 22,085,214 14,400,742 7,866,454 7,093,559 8,834,885 12,057,976 11,747,058
  Maryland 120,413,884 116,619,924 156,164,160 159,551,229 204,663,922 147,341,085 131,880,830 135,631,366 123,689,029 133,300,878 117,756,728
  Massachusetts 113,067,253 94,708,931 81,470,566 81,765,073 64,629,728 78,700,826 71,326,048 69,916,454 73,747,971 67,101,621 73,595,585
  Michigan 152,793,687 160,204,672 164,333,574 161,050,695 150,484,532 134,802,207 124,280,093 106,710,093 66,466,392 67,327,323 69,922,919
  Minnesota 67,495,651 82,619,234 84,565,649 86,359,710 78,830,217 74,058,802 68,288,545 75,536,701 54,838,431 47,625,326 43,834,378
  Mississippi 17,551,371 8,889,576 12,356,611 13,025,849 10,044,115 10,727,257 7,097,350 6,374,021 6,825,204 6,383,572 5,463,932
  Missouri 60,799,269 70,680,187 64,935,401 64,684,175 63,779,119 55,647,754 45,436,009 52,057,489 49,873,136 51,044,124 50,634,488
  Montana 11,894,742 6,816,568 8,760,807 8,007,384 7,115,103 5,352,557 9,406,235 8,547,158 8,192,026 9,151,999 7,838,070
  Nebraska 16,594,328 21,483,904 19,537,192 18,671,714 19,107,991 20,578,139 18,657,109 17,967,944 14,958,709 18,701,212 14,251,923
  Nevada 11,512,983 18,064,462 17,889,628 13,849,961 15,696,436 19,771,354 16,024,385 25,202,896 23,183,165 27,738,859 24,836,118
  New Hampshire 16,066,532 14,539,009 11,075,964 9,616,576 12,906,671 15,581,142 17,028,258 18,189,258 16,182,292 13,133,409 14,856,837
  New Jersey 50,480,321 56,871,189 72,466,647 72,646,241 87,874,321 65,388,858 59,644,908 60,097,981 73,404,253 59,418,161 52,874,446
  New Mexico 10,063,832 11,258,806 13,807,472 13,583,735 12,247,830 18,598,254 12,698,252 13,209,341 14,728,538 21,455,911 21,614,496
  New York 595,305,878 598,149,204 536,377,849 619,785,793 557,161,775 507,059,839 504,543,920 390,288,506 338,497,447 409,349,799 413,582,595
  North Carolina 58,935,243 60,113,063 67,271,584 68,585,803 61,328,704 47,896,391 61,771,488 62,941,201 69,584,366 67,861,258 67,008,196
  North Dakota 10,285,035 10,540,826 10,400,023 11,271,210 11,593,313 8,450,547 9,503,485 7,259,043 8,043,991 8,408,275 7,914,641
  Ohio 189,389,818 211,435,823 194,922,647 192,493,062 209,387,442 209,555,279 167,800,597 210,488,456 187,957,958 166,414,863 153,054,594
  Oklahoma 29,026,747 25,759,229 28,531,431 26,131,481 20,221,014 16,355,593 21,105,396 23,157,411 26,552,343 27,968,342 29,969,555
  Oregon 30,279,628 33,157,649 30,666,239 31,381,519 34,662,062 33,606,648 41,039,586 45,684,240 47,434,084 46,114,719 56,106,437
  Pennsylvania 286,298,190 359,236,122 253,523,692 330,188,286 360,777,648 326,524,978 371,863,079 383,769,890 318,967,564 221,287,869 229,811,227
  Rhode Island 17,477,152 14,349,160 14,516,945 15,011,145 15,567,710 15,166,413 10,616,054 11,708,775 12,523,895 12,937,816 12,701,850
  South Carolina 14,430,093 14,155,832 11,239,699 30,280,924 30,810,957 16,057,289 11,821,232 7,347,503 10,178,068 16,625,089 20,692,251
  South Dakota 3,394,438 4,241,937 5,042,756 5,115,801 5,170,529 4,863,078 4,637,170 3,940,733 4,161,492 4,067,696 4,235,439
  Tennessee 31,240,508 21,891,808 24,340,334 34,008,798 20,967,919 18,975,599 16,604,566 21,388,042 20,627,345 23,385,218 25,599,345
  Texas 73,864,200 72,526,186 81,313,999 105,183,770 139,617,863 139,135,237 145,960,266 165,263,077 177,357,636 165,722,939 178,963,616
  Utah 25,633,732 22,838,309 20,274,065 19,816,343 20,064,219 19,892,641 19,703,205 19,910,902 15,245,723 15,910,520 14,439,218
  Vermont 9,439,552 10,324,123 11,053,302 9,861,617 9,616,481 8,548,610 8,092,510 8,465,580 8,901,096 7,973,257 8,406,686
  Virginia 48,365,087 52,166,545 59,106,580 64,858,550 89,951,303 108,935,985 84,890,276 80,792,814 77,706,224 78,892,507 63,089,270
  Washington 33,015,281 34,721,846 38,481,904 45,882,917 61,192,155 67,620,421 76,814,567 78,273,674 82,391,281 84,505,565 89,723,491
  West Virginia 11,132,498 12,524,643 8,985,700 11,274,245 25,059,023 12,174,257 13,875,500 9,509,941 16,599,873 17,235,299 13,895,304
  Wisconsin 91,272,545 100,882,981 107,261,125 85,679,584 83,127,139 86,166,325 93,176,999 75,649,293 70,433,379 50,746,528 40,093,494
  Wyoming 5,037,122 2,164,815 2,109,971 2,048,512 2,767,294 2,044,447 1,929,850 1,929,473 2,552,082 2,222,075 1,865,663