The Welfare-to-Work Grants Program: Enrollee Outcomes One Year After Program Entry. Exhibit B.6 Jobs Held by Welfare-to-Work Enrollees During the Year after Program Entry (Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)

02/01/2004

Exhibit B.6
Jobs Held by Welfare-to-Work Enrollees During the Year after Program Entry

(Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)
Measure of Jobs Held Baltimore Co. Boston Chicago Ft. Worth Milwaukee Nashville Philadelphia Phoenix St. Lucie Co., FL West Virginia Yakima, WA
All Jobs Since Enrollment
Any Job 90.9 65.4 64.5 66.0 72.3 70.1 74.4 67.4 97.1 79.9 80.4
If Any Job В В В В В В В В В В В
В В В Number of jobs В В В В В В В В В В В
В В В В В В 1 60.3 71.1 70.6 54.4 51.0 59.9 54.6 59.7 57.0 55.7 45.5
В В В В В В 2 33.8 22.2 22.8 30.1 32.9 29.8 30.9 31.7 31.5 27.7 32.7
В В В В В В 3 3.5 4.9 5.5 11.6 12.1 8.2 11.0 6.5 7.8 11.5 16.0
В В В В В В 4В orВ more 2.4 1.8 1.1 3.9 4.0 2.1 3.5 2.1 3.7 5.1 5.8
В В В В В В MeanВ numberВ ofВ jobs 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.7 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8
В В В Left first job 42.3 48.7 54.6 63.4 61.2 61.5 73.8 69.6 52.2 58.5 70.5
В В В В В В Found another job (if left first) 80.3 49.3 45.1 63.4 57.1 56.8 52.7 53.2 68.9 67.8 64.7
Jobs Held 1 Year After Enrollment
Any Job 71.8 42.8 40.5 40.5 41.1 42.6 35.8 32.6 73.0 57.1 48.7
If Any Job В В В В В В В В В В В
В В В Number of Jobs В В В В В В В В В В В
В В В В В В 1 97.0 98.1 98.0 95.0 87.5 95.6 96.3 97.2 95.4 95.2 88.4
В В В В В В 2 3.0 2.0 1.5 5.0 12.5 4.4 3.7 2.8 4.6 3.5 9.1
В В В В В В 3 or more 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 2.6
В В В В В В Mean number of jobs 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1
Sample Size 100 607 1,594 873 195 559 1,110 221 146 269 293
Source: 2000-03 12-month follow-up survey of Welfare-to-Work enrollees.
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.

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