Indicators of Welfare Dependence

Annual Report to Congress
2005

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Contributors to this report include Gil Crouse, Susan Hauan, Julia Isaacs, Kendall Swenson and Lisa Trivits of the Office of Human Services Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation.

For on-line versions of this report (and previous annual reports)
see the Office of Human Services Policy's web page on the Indicators Reports:
http://aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/indicators-rtc/index.shtml

How to Obtain a Printed Copy

Contents

Research Brief (in PDF format)

Executive Summary (in PDF format)

Chapters

  1. Introduction and Overview (in PDF format)
  2. Indicators of Dependence (in PDF format)
  3. Predictors and Risk Factors Associated with Welfare Receipt (in PDF format)

Appendices

  1. Program Data (in PDF format)
  2. Alternative Definition of Dependence Based on Income from TANF and Food Stamps (in PDF format)
  3. Additional NonMarital Birth Data (in PDF format)
  4. Technical Notes (in PDF format)


How to Obtain a Printed Copy

A limited number of copies of this year’s report are available from:

Human Services Policy, Room 404E
Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Av, SW
Washington, DC 20201

Fax:  (202) 690-6562

You may also obtain a printed copy by printing the single, very large PDF file, 2005 Indicators (14.1MB), or the following separate PDF files (Note: some are quite large):

Note that large PDF files are best printed by saving them to your hard disk, closing all other programs, and printing them from Adobe Acrobat Reader.


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Last updated: 09/09/05