Surveying for Dollars: States and District of Columbia

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State Total Program Expenditures % of 2008 State GDP Per Capita Expenditures Rank
United States   $  416,006,914,115 2.9%  $          1,368  
Alabama  $      5,427,346,074 3.2%  $          1,164 36
Alaska  $      1,644,027,781 3.4%  $          2,396 3
Arizona  $      7,971,382,630 3.2%  $          1,226 30
Arkansas  $      4,255,246,079 4.3%  $          1,490 22
California  $    58,682,936,514 3.2%  $          1,597 15
Colorado  $      3,924,980,557 1.6%  $             795 50
Connecticut  $      5,427,666,979 2.5%  $          1,550 18
Delaware  $      1,081,566,442 1.7%  $          1,239 29
District of Columbia  $      2,383,569,474 2.5%  $          4,027 1
Florida  $    15,153,758,366 2.0%  $             827 48
Georgia  $    11,343,803,804 2.9%  $          1,171 35
Hawaii  $      1,396,072,432 2.2%  $          1,084 41
Idaho  $      1,751,024,874 3.3%  $          1,149 38
Illinois  $    17,839,438,240 2.8%  $          1,383 24
Indiana  $      6,947,431,347 2.7%  $          1,089 39
Iowa  $      3,540,375,859 2.6%  $          1,179 33
Kansas  $      2,828,060,679 2.3%  $          1,009 46
Kentucky  $      7,519,663,446 4.8%  $          1,761 10
Louisiana  $      8,404,646,072 3.8%  $          1,905 6
Maine  $      2,412,460,944 4.9%  $          1,833 8
Maryland  $      5,901,868,889 2.2%  $          1,048 45
Massachusetts  $    12,933,602,015 3.5%  $          1,990 5
Michigan  $    15,003,202,142 3.9%  $          1,500 21
Minnesota  $      6,842,606,911 2.6%  $          1,311 26
Mississippi  $      5,070,602,338 5.5%  $          1,726 11
Missouri  $      7,908,872,556 3.3%  $          1,338 25
Montana  $      1,540,076,128 4.3%  $          1,592 16
Nebraska  $      2,942,246,301 3.5%  $          1,650 14
Nevada  $      1,709,663,460 1.3%  $             658 51
New Hampshire  $      1,391,073,538 2.3%  $          1,057 42
New Jersey  $    13,065,914,185 2.8%  $          1,505 20
New Mexico  $      3,588,473,233 4.5%  $          1,808 9
New York  $    42,676,306,385 3.7%  $          2,190 4
North Carolina  $    11,039,968,481 2.8%  $          1,197 32
North Dakota  $      1,010,879,822 3.2%  $          1,576 17
Ohio  $    13,787,307,181 2.9%  $          1,200 31
Oklahoma  $      4,691,485,765 3.2%  $          1,288 27
Oregon  $      4,111,496,889 2.5%  $          1,085 40
Pennsylvania  $    15,517,093,021 2.8%  $          1,247 28
Rhode Island  $      1,745,622,216 3.7%  $          1,661 13
South Carolina  $      5,151,014,851 3.3%  $          1,150 37
South Dakota  $      1,212,379,652 3.3%  $          1,508 19
Tennessee  $    11,739,522,624 4.7%  $          1,889 7
Texas  $    28,592,151,384 2.3%  $          1,175 34
Utah  $      2,341,973,823 2.1%  $             856 47
Vermont  $      1,715,448,597 6.7%  $          2,761 2
Virginia  $      6,233,650,739 1.6%  $             802 49
Washington  $      6,875,555,360 2.1%  $          1,050 43
West Virginia  $      3,066,667,001 5.0%  $          1,690 12
Wisconsin  $      5,902,942,916 2.5%  $          1,049 44
Wyoming  $         761,787,119 2.2%  $          1,430 23