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Department of Social Services - Average Assistance Units and Recipients by Town, 2003-2014

This dataset includes the average monthly assistance units and recipients of assistance from the Department of Social Services (DSS) by town for State Fiscal Years 2003-2014.

A <b>case</b>, also known as an <b>assistance unit</b>, consists of one or more individuals who apply for or receive assistance together under one of the programs of the Department of Social Services (DSS).

A <b>recipient</b> is an individual that receives assistance under one or a number of programs of DSS.

<b>About this data</b>

<li>For privacy considerations, a count of zero is used for counts less than five.</li><li>Counts are estimated due to AU/recipient address correction.</li><li>Figures may not add due to rounding.</li>

Querying over HTTP

Splitgraph serves as an HTTP API that lets you run SQL queries directly on this data to power Web applications. For example:

curl https://data.splitgraph.com/sql/query/ddn \
    -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
{"sql": "
    SELECT *
    FROM \"ct-gov/department-of-social-services-average-assistance-968h-qbja\".\"department_of_social_services_average_assistance\"
    LIMIT 100 

See the Splitgraph documentation for more information.

  • department_of_social_services_average_assistance
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