Massachusetts

Table 1.
Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2006
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Total
1,072,305

695,199

158,781

88,505

44,762

85,058

1,041,553

730,983

90,958

772,136

1
2
3
4
5

119,241
118,172
103,623
111,265
94,303

73,816
72,842
66,276
72,505
59,676

19,866
20,084
16,292
16,428
14,922

9,892
9,855
8,447
8,943
7,472

4,831
4,401
3,910
4,723
3,893

10,836
10,990
8,698
8,666
8,340

111,297
110,781
99,002
107,307
92,471

75,304
74,936
68,472
75,431
64,031

9,870
9,704
8,524
9,166
7,656

81,589
80,416
73,199
80,365
65,739

6
7
8
9
10

113,195
105,562
68,253
104,220
134,471

76,938
72,738
39,584
67,234
93,590

13,718
12,818
14,919
15,037
14,697

9,805
8,788
4,716
8,873
11,714

5,213
4,753
2,280
4,234
6,524

7,521
6,465
6,754
8,842
7,946

115,104
107,847
59,350
102,152
136,242

83,519
79,216
38,338
71,222
100,514

10,504
9,423
4,208
9,248
12,656

85,789
81,964
43,718
75,669
103,688

49,122,624

30,976,145

6,806,918

4,666,962

2,632,069

4,040,530

46,938,032

32,351,857

4,576,981

34,468,217

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, U.S. Virgin Islands, and foreign countries.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Congressional Statistics, December 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/factsheets/cong_stats/2006/

Massachusetts
Table 2.
Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2006
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

174,264

44,753

3,726

125,785

86,866

17,882

1,887

67,096

64,648

47,940

1
2
3
4
5

19,820
23,216
16,998
16,774
18,068

3,255
3,922
4,019
4,677
4,434

436
466
357
382
396

16,129
18,828
12,622
11,715
13,238

9,905
12,014
8,362
7,885
9,145

1,078
1,381
1,490
1,630
1,827

231
234
173
185
190

8,595
10,399
6,698
6,069
7,126

7,718
8,495
6,558
7,041
6,217

3,502
4,218
4,293
5,063
4,775

6
7
8
9
10

12,496
11,832
30,156
15,179
9,725

3,567
3,849
10,499
4,268
2,263

255
307
554
330
243

8,674
7,676
19,103
10,581
7,219

6,185
5,699
15,779
7,429
4,457

1,490
1,592
4,903
1,705
781

126
150
308
175
109

4,568
3,955
10,567
5,549
3,565

4,739
4,492
9,862
5,315
4,211

3,820
4,129
11,138
4,562
2,440

7,235,583

1,211,681

73,418

5,950,484

3,499,569

453,537

36,296

3,009,734

2,528,975

2,004,476

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 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/factsheets/cong_stats/2006/