State TANF Data and Reports

States receive block grants to design and operate programs that accomplish the purposes of the TANF program. The Office of Family Assistance collects and analyzes data on caseloads, expenditures, work participation, and more.

Caseload Data

TANF Caseload Data 2020

November 9, 2020

Index page for fiscal year 2020 TANF caseload data

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TANF Caseload Data 2019

August 25, 2020

Index page for fiscal year 2019 TANF caseload data

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TANF Caseload Data 2018

April 23, 2019

Index page for fiscal year 2018 TANF caseload data

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Expenditure Data

TANF and MOE Spending and Transfers by Activity, FY 2019 (Contains National & State Pie Charts)

TANF Financial Data - FY 2019

October 19, 2020

FY2019 TANF Financial Data

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TANF and MOE Spending and Transfers by Activity, FY 2018 (Contains National & State Pie Charts)

September 11, 2019

The Office of Family Assistance (OFA) has posted tables and pie charts for the 50 states and the District of Columbia showing the distribution of TANF and MOE spending on basic assistance, work, education, & training activities, child care, and other activities in FY 2018.

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Work Participation Rate Data

Work Participation Rates - Fiscal Year 2019

August 21, 2020

Summary Table for Work Participation Rates and Engagement in Work Activities, Fiscal Year (FY) 2019

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Work Participation Rates - Fiscal Year 2018

June 17, 2019

Summary Table for Work Participation Rates and Engagement in Work Activities, Fiscal Year (FY) 2018

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Work Participation Rates - Fiscal Year 2017

June 26, 2018

Summary Table for Work Participation Rates and Engagement in Work Activities, Fiscal Year (FY) 2017

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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients

Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2019

November 5, 2020

These tables provide demographic data on the age, gender, and race/ethnicity of adults and children in TANF and Separate State Program (SSP)-Maintenance-of-Effort (MOE) active families and closed cases, as well as data on the financial circumstances of TANF cash assistance recipients.

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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2018

August 26, 2019

These tables provide demographic data on the age, gender, and race/ethnicity of adults and children in TANF and Separate State Program (SSP)-Maintenance-of-Effort (MOE) active families and closed cases, as well as data on the financial circumstances of TANF cash assistance recipients.

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Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2017

November 20, 2018

These tables provide demographic data on the age, gender, and race/ethnicity of adults and children in TANF and Separate State Program (SSP)-Maintenance-of-Effort (MOE) active families and closed cases, as well as data on the financial circumstances of TANF cash assistance recipients.

Read Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2017

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