Massachusetts

Table 1.
Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2005
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Total
1,066,957

693,006

152,020

91,157

46,267

84,507

993,871

698,658

89,900

771,459

1
2
3
4
5

117,867
116,438
103,496
110,474
93,513

73,612
72,362
66,471
71,847
59,338

18,505
18,724
15,611
15,862
14,313

10,248
10,072
8,704
9,258
7,565

5,009
4,511
4,028
4,804
4,037

10,493
10,769
8,682
8,703
8,260

105,769
104,883
94,803
102,111
87,767

72,026
71,453
65,827
71,646
60,966

9,806
9,534
8,436
9,117
7,425

81,645
80,142
73,515
79,894
65,344

6
7
8
9
10

112,093
106,681
68,470
104,175
133,750

76,207
73,563
39,651
67,249
92,706

13,092
12,600
14,544
14,554
14,215

10,027
9,121
4,971
9,186
12,005

5,334
4,958
2,347
4,400
6,839

7,433
6,439
6,957
8,786
7,985

109,147
104,548
57,124
98,033
129,685

79,249
76,835
36,860
68,363
95,434

10,304
9,390
4,248
9,219
12,423

85,081
82,954
43,943
75,868
103,073

48,434,281

30,460,839

6,518,989

4,749,379

2,680,259

4,024,815

44,351,668

30,521,816

4,470,918

34,019,044

Congressional district
Massachusetts

All areas e

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s

b

Spouses

c

Children

d

All
beneficiaries

Retired
workers

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Retired
workers a

Widow(er)s

b

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents receiving payment on the record of a worker who is deceased.
c. These beneficiaries receive payment on the record of a worker who is retired or disabled.
d. These beneficiaries receive payment on the record of a worker who is retired, deceased, or disabled.
e. Includes beneficiaries in the 50 states, District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and foreign countries.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Congressional Statistics, December 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/factsheets/cong_stats/2005/

Massachusetts
Table 2.
Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2005
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional district
Massachusetts

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI a

Aged 65
or older

171,098

44,553

3,860

122,685

82,069

17,050

1,908

63,111

64,104

47,711

1
2
3
4
5

19,220
22,313
16,722
16,716
17,652

3,248
3,842
4,006
4,752
4,353

461
476
352
408
407

15,511
17,995
12,364
11,556
12,892

9,355
11,163
7,956
7,548
8,630

1,004
1,322
1,408
1,586
1,726

230
245
174
204
193

8,120
9,595
6,374
5,756
6,710

7,647
8,182
6,507
7,168
6,105

3,500
4,171
4,319
5,112
4,674

6
7
8
9
10

12,416
11,660
29,960
14,884
9,555

3,606
3,853
10,455
4,195
2,243

274
320
570
330
262

8,536
7,487
18,935
10,359
7,050

5,885
5,360
14,902
7,001
4,265

1,451
1,525
4,679
1,601
743

133
155
289
169
111

4,300
3,680
9,933
5,230
3,409

4,766
4,475
9,836
5,244
4,174

3,845
4,102
11,075
4,479
2,434

7,113,879

1,214,296

75,039

5,824,544

3,366,951

440,023

36,382

2,890,546

2,500,705

1,994,511

All areas b

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Includes persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.
b. Includes recipients in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and Northern Mariana Islands.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Congressional Statistics, December 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/factsheets/cong_stats/2005/