As Of December 31, 2009

  • $4.3 billion in awards to state agencies

  • 72% - $ 3.1 billion of awards committed by state agencies

  • 77% - $ 2.4 billion of committed awards spent by state agencies

  • $1.7 billion spent on direct benefits (Unemployment Insurance, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Medicaid, and other Safety Net Programs)

    • $675 million spent on programs and infrastructure projects through state agencies

    • Top 10 in the Nation* for percentage of announced funds spent

  • 4,809** direct full time equivalent (FTEs) jobs funded by ARRA between October 1 - December 31, 2009

  • 13,882 actual individual workers reflected in this funded FTE count

  • 6,941*** estimated indirect jobs created or retained

  • 20,823 estimated total employment impact (13,882 direct and 6,941 indirect)

*Figure calculated from values provided by recovery.gov as of January 19, 2010.

**Impact of all awards to state agencies, including those not subject to federal reporting. The FTE number for OMB reported awards is 4,635. All figures are based on new OMB guidance.

***Using a multiplier of 1.5