The Welfare-to-Work Grants Program: Enrollee Outcomes One Year After Program Entry. Exhibit B.8 Hours of Work by Welfare-to-Work Enrollees on All Jobs Held One Year after Program Entry (Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)

02/01/2004

Exhibit B.8
Hours of Work by Welfare-to-Work Enrollees on All Jobs Held One Year after Program Entry

(Percentages, Unless Otherwise Indicated)
Hours Worked per Week Baltimore Co. Boston Chicago Ft. Worth Milwaukee Nashville Philadelphia Phoenix St. Lucie Co., FL West Virginia Yakima, WA
0 (not employed) 28.3 57.3 59.8 59.8 59.7 57.8 64.4 67.4 27.1 43.4 51.5
1 to 19 5.4 3.8 2.8 3.7 1.4 3.5 1.5 1.5 3.7 4.4 3.4
20 to 29 2.9 6.5 7.2 5.4 5.3 8.9 9.3 1.8 5.7 8.7 11.4
30 or More 63.5 32.4 30.2 31.0 33.6 29.9 24.9 29.3 63.6 43.5 33.8
MeanВ NumberВ ofВ Hours 26.3 14.5 13.7 14.2 15.4 13.8 12.2 12.3 25.8 19.8 16.6
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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