The Welfare-to-Work Grants Program: Enrollee Outcomes One Year After Program Entry. Exhibit B.24 Children less than Age 18 Living Outside the Households Of Welfare-to-Work Enrollees One Year after Program Entry (Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)

02/01/2004

Exhibit B.24
Children less than Age 18 Living Outside the Households Of Welfare-to-Work Enrollees
One Year after Program Entry

(Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)
Measure of Children Outside the Household Baltimore Co. Boston Chicago Ft. Worth Milwaukee Nashville Philadelphia Phoenix St. Lucie Co., FL West Virginia Yakima, WA
All WtW Enrollees
One or More Children Outside the Household
All live with other biological parent 3.0 4.3 2.2 5.6 59.9 3.0 1.8 4.5 5.6 13.4 15.0
Some do not live with other biological parent 0.9 6.3 4.4 8.2 16.7 7.0 9.3 10.9 8.5 8.2 12.8
Total 3.8 10.6 6.6 13.8 76.6 10.2 11.0 15.4 14.1 21.6 27.8
WtW Enrollees w/ Children Outside Household
Number of Children Outside the Household
1 76.5 58.5 57.6 63.3 27.3 70.6 59.3 47.1 56.2 62.0 46.4
2 23.5 27.3 16.5 24.3 34.5 12.1 17.0 30.5 17.7 19.4 36.5
3 or more 0.0 14.2 26.0 12.4 38.2 17.3 23.7 22.4 26.2 18.7 17.1
Mean number of children outside household 1.2 1.7 1.8 1.6 2.5 1.6 1.9 2.1 1.7 1.6 1.8
One or More Children Are Living:a
With a biological parent 76.8 46.5 37.4 50.0 89.8 40.5 25.8 53.6 44.6 65.7 64.3
With a grandparent 0.0 30.2 38.8 30.4 11.8 37.6 42.6 29.6 51.5 23.1 10.6
With another relative 23.2 18.8 22.0 14.1 5.3 15.8 25.5 16.7 22.5 3.5 19.3
With an adoptive parent 0.0 1.6 4.0 8.9 0.8 1.9 1.9 9.5 0.0 0.0 3.6
With a foster parent 0.0 6.1 3.5 2.7 4.9 11.0 14.7 3.4 4.7 2.1 6.2
With another adult, a friend, or on own 0.0 4.7 6.4 8.1 1.2 3.6 8.6 11.7 0.0 4.5 8.4
In a prison, jail, or group home 0.0 1.6 2.7 3.2 0.0 3.6 3.5 7.9 4.2 4.6 1.1
All Children Outside the Household Live with
the Other Biological Parent 76.8 40.3 33.0 40.7 78.2 30.1 16.1 29.4 39.7 62.1 54.0
Sample Size 100 607 1,594 873 195 559 1,110 221 146 269 293
Note: The survey data have been weighted to be representative of all WtW enrollees in the respective sites. Survey item nonresponse may cause the sample sizes for specific variables to be smaller than those shown. Rounding may cause percentages to sum to something other than 100.
a Percentages may sum to more than 100 because some survey respondents had multiple children living outside of their households and those children may have lived with different persons or in different institutional settings.

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