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  Back Income Support and Social Services [real, per poor child]
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 1,261.6 1,326.0 1,470.7 1,569.1 1,689.6 1,627.9 1,654.2 1,550.8 1,526.0 1,643.3 1,599.0
  District of Columbia 2,963.0 2,824.2 3,002.4 3,106.7 3,669.8 3,159.3 2,918.4 2,734.1 3,179.8 2,355.8 2,414.7
  Alabama 321.4 350.7 335.9 376.0 412.2 429.9 406.1 388.9 345.6 492.9 472.6
  Alaska 3,636.6 3,309.4 3,778.0 3,916.5 3,543.6 3,211.1 3,194.9 3,169.8 3,026.2 2,833.6 3,184.0
  Arizona 519.1 473.1 578.2 657.5 638.7 533.1 621.4 644.6 599.3 637.7 698.2
  Arkansas 446.9 341.3 734.7 525.9 456.8 386.2 371.5 379.0 404.1 566.3 770.2
  California 1,738.9 1,813.2 1,921.7 2,282.0 2,635.2 2,482.5 2,993.7 2,707.4 2,688.7 3,318.6 2,777.9
  Colorado 1,569.0 1,606.9 1,858.2 1,459.6 1,509.1 1,859.2 1,576.4 1,558.3 1,404.5 1,357.7 1,429.1
  Connecticut 2,327.6 3,232.2 5,083.4 4,803.5 4,462.2 4,025.3 4,054.1 3,946.8 3,859.3 4,356.7 4,183.9
  Delaware 1,992.6 1,962.3 2,018.2 2,135.8 2,619.4 3,030.1 3,042.2 670.2 2,451.9 2,261.0 2,144.5
  Florida 841.2 781.0 967.7 986.5 1,042.4 996.5 947.5 954.5 977.8 1,342.8 1,170.0
  Georgia 661.9 626.0 655.4 764.9 794.9 761.5 786.4 697.2 680.5 618.4 642.6
  Hawaii 2,134.0 2,065.6 2,166.1 2,201.2 2,684.2 2,356.7 2,297.1 2,690.8 2,985.3 4,360.7 4,276.7
  Idaho 453.5 428.3 420.3 426.8 450.7 505.4 553.1 602.2 679.8 646.3 620.1
  Illinois 1,651.0 1,788.8 2,072.2 2,165.3 2,128.6 2,104.9 1,886.0 1,683.4 1,705.8 1,782.5 1,896.9
  Indiana 1,087.3 1,870.1 1,224.8 1,343.1 1,349.1 1,344.7 1,270.2 1,210.5 919.8 936.6 1,010.8
  Iowa 1,320.6 1,293.7 1,525.9 1,461.5 1,837.1 1,793.4 1,749.8 1,457.3 1,474.4 1,645.3 1,530.6
  Kansas 1,409.8 1,730.5 1,664.6 1,645.0 1,400.2 1,783.1 1,581.8 1,775.0 1,503.2 1,485.6 1,377.0
  Kentucky 556.9 646.7 710.2 833.4 867.9 765.8 738.9 661.7 655.7 566.5 682.1
  Louisiana 392.6 403.6 409.4 417.2 454.9 417.9 484.6 502.3 551.1 497.2 646.2
  Maine 1,484.5 1,621.1 1,744.8 1,680.2 1,787.5 1,617.5 1,319.3 1,222.5 1,551.6 1,626.1 1,655.4
  Maryland 2,249.6 2,563.6 4,222.2 4,884.0 5,407.3 4,435.4 4,052.9 3,487.8 2,783.7 2,726.0 2,916.0
  Massachusetts 2,208.2 2,313.3 1,993.7 2,271.7 2,260.4 2,721.7 2,883.6 2,893.9 3,494.5 3,697.7 3,080.6
  Michigan 1,745.0 1,727.7 1,980.9 2,191.6 2,394.4 2,288.7 2,187.2 1,734.8 1,756.9 1,516.5 2,405.1
  Minnesota 2,324.2 2,311.7 2,667.6 3,619.1 4,894.0 4,898.6 4,075.9 3,938.8 3,383.0 3,269.2 3,069.3
  Mississippi 234.5 262.0 336.4 313.3 280.4 260.6 247.0 221.5 210.6 201.8 178.4
  Missouri 1,245.7 1,210.0 1,119.6 1,285.7 1,291.0 1,313.6 1,129.6 1,031.5 943.4 951.4 886.2
  Montana 653.0 538.8 626.2 628.2 660.4 681.3 736.9 736.3 748.2 843.7 834.2
  Nebraska 1,190.7 1,563.3 1,601.8 1,445.5 1,633.8 1,572.8 1,343.2 1,671.6 1,982.3 2,663.9 2,161.0
  Nevada 847.4 1,040.1 852.3 845.1 992.2 1,201.8 925.7 967.7 910.6 933.2 1,066.5
  New Hampshire 2,032.6 1,449.2 1,473.8 1,918.4 2,635.2 3,014.8 2,547.3 2,927.3 2,875.6 3,665.8 4,051.6
  New Jersey 1,619.9 1,516.0 1,959.7 1,885.6 2,708.0 2,822.9 2,783.6 2,958.6 2,559.9 2,897.5 2,831.0
  New Mexico 347.9 451.6 496.0 572.8 515.8 611.4 539.6 523.0 513.1 838.4 878.3
  New York 2,409.0 2,678.8 2,425.1 2,774.4 3,076.4 2,911.0 3,264.0 2,814.1 3,075.9 3,133.4 3,283.7
  North Carolina 1,003.8 904.1 952.0 951.6 998.2 929.6 844.7 788.0 776.9 804.4 931.5
  North Dakota 940.4 852.2 787.0 939.2 1,006.0 955.6 1,035.8 1,085.6 1,283.3 1,184.2 1,233.6
  Ohio 1,464.5 1,685.1 1,717.2 1,818.8 1,918.5 2,149.1 1,952.6 2,005.7 1,731.0 1,637.0 1,536.4
  Oklahoma 583.8 595.9 786.3 717.0 848.2 790.3 875.3 1,041.8 1,036.7 963.8 920.3
  Oregon 1,075.9 1,032.9 648.6 1,299.4 1,296.4 1,304.3 1,359.1 1,393.3 1,303.9 1,394.4 1,547.5
  Pennsylvania 1,630.9 1,064.0 2,491.3 2,147.5 2,501.3 2,353.9 2,202.5 2,064.9 1,754.2 1,625.5 1,716.6
  Rhode Island 2,445.8 2,101.4 2,608.0 2,906.1 3,303.4 2,858.0 2,557.6 2,520.3 2,331.2 2,207.2 1,692.4
  South Carolina 192.4 420.8 616.7 566.5 522.6 429.3 375.4 456.0 439.1 497.2 499.7
  South Dakota 493.3 636.6 785.7 886.5 1,043.1 897.7 870.5 639.7 591.0 591.0 718.1
  Tennessee 316.9 782.0 702.0 685.2 645.8 607.1 576.2 714.6 704.8 727.0 708.7
  Texas 327.9 368.4 394.1 426.1 465.0 473.0 444.9 519.9 423.3 468.8 443.3
  Utah 955.6 825.3 972.9 778.4 905.0 734.3 658.9 646.7 618.6 603.3 571.0
  Vermont 1,458.5 2,498.5 2,932.2 2,881.9 3,320.2 3,607.8 4,013.9 3,942.6 4,935.1 4,748.7 5,991.4
  Virginia 610.5 602.1 1,972.4 1,534.8 1,755.9 1,721.1 1,429.9 1,370.3 1,654.0 1,610.7 1,445.3
  Washington 1,775.5 1,846.2 2,148.1 2,212.4 2,100.3 1,971.9 1,850.8 1,681.0 1,944.5 2,419.0 3,011.8
  West Virginia 621.1 589.6 655.2 631.7 895.0 746.4 708.3 667.6 760.7 810.1 736.3
  Wisconsin 2,329.5 2,332.2 2,444.1 2,447.6 2,707.0 2,442.7 2,408.6 2,018.6 2,032.5 1,831.8 1,887.6
  Wyoming 1,015.5 7.0 1,840.3 1,032.5 998.3 2,456.5 1,287.3 1,196.6 1,133.1 1,304.5 1,387.2