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JUST THE FACTS, 1997-1998



Table 49:
Child Support Collections Per $1 Administrative Cost, 1994
Rank State Amt. Rank State

Amt.

1

Pennsylvania $8.58 27 North Carolina $3.22
2 Michigan 7.81 28 Rhode Island 3.21
3 Wisconsin 7.74 29 Oklahoma 3.09
4 Indiana 5.87 30 Connecticut 2.92
5 Ohio 5.71 31 Hawaii 2.92
6 Oregon 5.36 32 Nevada 2.92
7 Iowa 5.05 33 Alabama 2.89
8 South Dakota 4.87 34 Kansas 2.89
9 Maryland 4.82 35 Idaho 2.83
10 Tennessee 4.58 36 Montana 2.82
11 Nebraska 4.52 37 Massachusetts 2.74
12 Maine 4.21 38 Utah 2.73
13 New Jersey 4.20 39 Arkansas 2.63
14 Georgia 4.19 40 Vermont 2.58
15 North Dakota 4.13 41 Colorado 2.54
16 Missouri 3.92 42 Texas 2.52
17 Minnesota 3.89 43 West Virginia 2.48
18 Alaska 3.87 44 Delaware 2.45
19 Virginia 3.77 45 California 2.42
20 Kentucky 3.55 46 Illinois 2.30
21 Florida 3.54 47 Wyoming 2.21
22 Washington 3.43 48 Mississippi 2.01
23 Louisiana 3.42 49 New Mexico 1.93
24 NEW YORK 3.39 50 Arizona 1.78
25 South Carolina 3.31 U.S. Average $3.86
26 New Hampshire 3.22 N.Y.S. % below avg. 12.2%
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


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