Social Security and SSI Statistics by

Congressional District, December 2002

Arkansas

Old-Age (retirement), Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI)–popularly referred to as Social Security–provides
monthly benefits to workers and their families when earnings stop or are reduced because the worker retires, dies, or
becomes disabled. The amount of benefits received is based on the worker’s level of earnings in employment or selfemployment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1.—OASDI in Arkansas, December 2002: Number of beneficiaries and monthly benefit amount for benefits in
current–payment status
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Congressional
district

Total

Retired
workers 1

Disabled
workers

Wives and
Widow(er)s 2 husbands

All
Children beneficiaries

Widow(er)s 2

United States, total ................

46,444,240

29,190,150

5,543,981

37,854,411

26,125,087

4,169,125

33,162,456

Arkansas .......................................

534,867

306,462

85,219

59,775

29,829

53,582

398,618

253,810

44,648

349,700

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................

146,239
116,822
128,968
142,838

82,365
68,124
74,681
81,292

23,352
18,614
21,872
21,381

17,475
11,928
12,719
17,653

8,200
5,842
7,266
8,521

14,847
12,314
12,430
13,991

104,804
90,652
96,863
106,297

65,766
58,615
62,310
67,117

12,306
9,445
9,806
13,089

94,772
76,547
83,515
94,866

1
2

4,967,155 2,832,767 3,910,187

Retired
workers

Number
of OASDI
beneficiaries
aged 65
or older

Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal cash assistance program that provides monthly payments to low-income
aged, blind, or disabled persons in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Table 2.—SSI in Arkansas, December 2002: Number of persons receiving federally administered payments and monthly
benefit amount
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional
district

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI 1

Aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

6,787,857

1,251,528

77,658

5,458,671

2,951,425

415,574

35,144

2,500,707

2,406,327

1,995,284

Arkansas .......................................

84,901

12,078

925

71,898

31,514

1,870

342

29,302

37,653

21,905

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................

28,833
17,164
15,045
23,859

4,732
1,805
1,784
3,757

274
251
147
253

23,827
15,108
13,114
19,849

10,627
6,469
5,738
8,681

707
283
297
583

105
83
53
101

9,815
6,103
5,388
7,997

13,487
6,688
6,732
10,746

8,581
3,359
3,192
6,773

1 Includes

persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003

Social Security and SSI Statistics by
Congressional District, December 2002

Louisiana

Old-Age (retirement), Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI)–popularly referred to as Social Security–provides
monthly benefits to workers and their families when earnings stop or are reduced because the worker retires, dies, or
becomes disabled. The amount of benefits received is based on the worker’s level of earnings in employment or selfemployment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1.—OASDI in Louisiana, December 2002: Number of beneficiaries and monthly benefit amount for benefits in
current–payment status
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Congressional
district

Total

Retired
workers 1

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s

Children

All
beneficiaries

4,967,155 2,832,767 3,910,187

2

Wives and
husbands

Retired
workers Widow(er)s 2

Number
of OASDI
beneficiaries
aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

46,444,240

29,190,150

5,543,981

37,854,411

26,125,087

4,169,125

33,162,456

Louisiana.......................................

725,029

369,445

98,322

107,922

60,451

88,889

533,909

308,117

83,056

471,368

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

109,736
95,334
107,524
108,712
114,540

62,045
46,120
48,142
60,155
58,510

13,470
16,284
16,209
13,004
14,736

15,147
12,656
16,741
16,070
18,144

8,517
5,252
11,405
8,135
9,478

10,557
15,022
15,027
11,348
13,672

88,859
66,548
80,264
78,821
78,854

55,997
36,779
41,564
48,362
45,187

12,831
9,528
13,444
11,795
12,761

76,443
56,229
65,222
74,323
75,981

6 ....................................................
7 ....................................................

84,509
104,674

44,135
50,338

10,167
14,452

12,621
16,543

7,071
10,593

10,515
12,748

64,921
75,639

38,576
41,648

10,098
12,596

55,787
67,383

1
2

Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal cash assistance program that provides monthly payments to low-income
aged, blind, or disabled persons in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Table 2.—SSI in Louisiana, December 2002: Number of persons receiving federally administered payments and monthly
benefit amount
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional
district

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI 1

Aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

6,787,857

1,251,528

77,658

5,458,671

2,951,425

415,574

35,144

2,500,707

2,406,327

1,995,284

Louisiana.......................................

166,866

21,932

1,832

143,102

66,031

4,221

698

61,112

59,114

40,647

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

16,284
34,593
22,313
23,202
30,319

2,077
3,615
2,478
3,852
4,883

153
211
224
340
377

14,054
30,767
19,611
19,010
25,059

6,479
14,753
8,952
8,912
11,237

453
805
462
700
872

57
86
84
128
140

5,969
13,861
8,405
8,085
10,225

5,553
10,727
7,824
8,788
11,555

3,782
6,689
4,666
6,583
8,899

6 ....................................................
7 ....................................................

16,840
23,315

1,904
3,123

237
290

14,699
19,902

6,921
8,778

387
542

85
117

6,448
8,118

5,408
9,259

3,654
6,374

1 Includes

persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003

Social Security and SSI Statistics by
Congressional District, December 2002

New Mexico

Old-Age (retirement), Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI)–popularly referred to as Social Security–provides
monthly benefits to workers and their families when earnings stop or are reduced because the worker retires, dies, or
becomes disabled. The amount of benefits received is based on the worker’s level of earnings in employment or selfemployment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1.—OASDI in New Mexico, December 2002: Number of beneficiaries and monthly benefit amount for benefits in
current–payment status
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Congressional
district

Total

Retired
workers 1

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s

2

Wives and
husbands

All
Children beneficiaries

United States, total ................

46,444,240

29,190,150

5,543,981

37,854,411

26,125,087

4,169,125

33,162,456

New Mexico ..................................

288,195

172,070

35,587

30,689

21,889

27,960

216,184

143,831

23,809

197,644

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................

92,473
104,352
91,370

56,967
62,096
53,007

11,555
12,531
11,501

9,539
11,197
9,953

6,547
8,697
6,645

7,865
9,831
10,264

72,722
76,730
66,731

49,366
50,847
43,617

7,825
8,709
7,274

65,055
71,813
60,776

1
2

4,967,155 2,832,767 3,910,187

Retired
workers Widow(er)s 2

Number
of OASDI
beneficiaries
aged 65
or older

Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal cash assistance program that provides monthly payments to low-income
aged, blind, or disabled persons in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Table 2.—SSI in New Mexico, December 2002: Number of persons receiving federally administered payments and monthly
benefit amount
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional
district

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI 1

Aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

6,787,857

1,251,528

77,658

5,458,671

2,951,425

415,574

35,144

2,500,707

2,406,327

1,995,284

New Mexico ..................................

48,848

8,781

533

39,534

19,230

2,065

210

16,955

19,485

15,398

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................

12,502
18,405
17,941

1,801
3,764
3,216

132
207
194

10,569
14,434
14,531

5,111
7,238
6,881

460
903
702

53
80
77

4,598
6,254
6,103

4,465
7,486
7,534

3,192
6,115
6,091

1 Includes

persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003

Social Security and SSI Statistics by
Congressional District, December 2002

Oklahoma

Old-Age (retirement), Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI)–popularly referred to as Social Security–provides
monthly benefits to workers and their families when earnings stop or are reduced because the worker retires, dies, or
becomes disabled. The amount of benefits received is based on the worker’s level of earnings in employment or selfemployment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1.—OASDI in Oklahoma, December 2002: Number of beneficiaries and monthly benefit amount for benefits in
current–payment status
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Congressional
district

Total

Retired
workers 1

Disabled
workers

Widow(er)s

2

Wives and
husbands

Children

Retired
workers Widow(er)s 2

United States, total ................

46,444,240

29,190,150

5,543,981

4,169,125

33,162,456

Oklahoma......................................

604,744

372,047

72,789

71,061

38,501

50,346

473,626

318,562

57,331

426,992

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

110,009
146,139
126,147
111,387
111,062

70,645
84,183
77,965
68,384
70,870

11,861
21,195
13,195
13,226
13,312

12,340
17,729
15,988
13,189
11,815

6,789
9,280
9,061
7,398
5,973

8,374
13,752
9,938
9,190
9,092

95,030
106,132
98,197
85,297
88,967

66,698
67,215
66,173
56,754
61,721

11,133
13,001
13,003
10,400
9,792

80,557
97,005
91,556
78,425
79,449

1
2

4,967,155 2,832,767 3,910,187

All
beneficiaries

37,854,411 26,125,087

Number
of OASDI
beneficiaries
aged 65
or older

Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal cash assistance program that provides monthly payments to low-income
aged, blind, or disabled persons in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Table 2.—SSI in Oklahoma, December 2002: Number of persons receiving federally administered payments and monthly
benefit amount
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional
district

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI 1

Aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

6,787,857

1,251,528

77,658

5,458,671

2,951,425

415,574

35,144

2,500,707

2,406,327

1,995,284

Oklahoma......................................

73,769

9,528

814

63,427

28,767

1,861

326

26,580

27,512

17,337

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

10,647
22,899
12,440
12,463
15,320

1,207
3,396
1,624
1,581
1,720

121
248
126
150
169

9,319
19,255
10,690
10,732
13,431

4,303
8,451
4,740
4,886
6,388

269
570
289
318
415

50
103
45
60
69

3,984
7,778
4,407
4,508
5,904

3,609
9,745
4,857
4,558
4,743

2,059
6,564
2,900
2,806
3,008

1 Includes

persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003

Social Security and SSI Statistics by
Congressional District, December 2002

Texas

Old-Age (retirement), Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI)–popularly referred to as Social Security–provides
monthly benefits to workers and their families when earnings stop or are reduced because the worker retires, dies, or
becomes disabled. The amount of benefits received is based on the worker’s level of earnings in employment or selfemployment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1.—OASDI in Texas, December 2002: Number of beneficiaries and monthly benefit amount for benefits in
current–payment status
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Congressional
district

Total

Retired
workers 1

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s

Children

All
beneficiaries

4,967,155 2,832,767 3,910,187

2

Wives and
husbands

Retired
workers Widow(er)s 2

Number
of OASDI
beneficiaries
aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

46,444,240

29,190,150

5,543,981

37,854,411

26,125,087

4,169,125

33,162,456

Texas.............................................

2,729,164

1,635,440

296,802

337,162

204,793

254,967

2,141,000

1,422,858

274,046

1,925,818

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

131,684
119,066
54,036
117,591
94,419

77,952
69,794
35,139
74,313
59,128

16,323
13,992
5,296
13,170
10,743

17,513
15,790
5,563
13,632
10,796

8,513
9,014
3,132
7,441
5,366

11,383
10,476
4,906
9,035
8,386

100,861
95,833
48,256
95,343
76,885

65,305
61,921
34,256
65,316
52,637

13,617
12,959
5,024
11,350
8,923

91,664
81,667
38,453
84,581
67,337

6 ....................................................
7 ....................................................
8 ....................................................
9 ....................................................
10..................................................

82,647
57,501
71,045
97,913
56,803

50,655
36,715
44,086
56,901
34,541

9,512
4,511
6,591
11,113
7,305

9,114
6,517
8,463
13,474
6,093

5,109
5,022
5,448
7,277
3,326

8,257
4,736
6,457
9,148
5,538

68,097
54,314
63,589
82,927
46,120

45,932
38,615
43,515
53,389
31,019

7,707
6,559
7,766
11,971
5,232

57,160
43,899
50,549
68,750
39,819

11 ..................................................
12..................................................
13..................................................
14..................................................
15..................................................

95,091
86,648
108,307
109,685
84,709

58,254
55,023
66,506
65,673
47,118

10,214
8,372
10,265
10,844
8,678

11,623
10,637
15,085
14,681
10,864

6,821
6,076
8,795
9,073
8,582

8,179
6,540
7,656
9,414
9,467

72,040
73,749
85,961
83,631
52,268

48,478
51,228
57,751
55,162
33,101

9,091
9,408
12,777
11,524
7,136

68,387
64,459
81,235
79,153
57,722

16..................................................
17..................................................
18..................................................
19..................................................
20..................................................

84,996
125,142
84,008
99,491
85,162

47,473
77,946
47,456
58,038
47,409

8,736
12,089
11,779
10,642
11,233

10,669
16,087
10,910
13,459
10,529

9,445
9,515
4,291
8,377
6,644

8,673
9,505
9,572
8,975
9,347

54,693
97,020
63,587
79,674
55,783

34,243
65,900
39,789
51,885
34,360

7,451
13,059
8,455
11,514
7,351

58,879
92,382
55,124
71,579
57,192

21..................................................
22..................................................
23..................................................
24..................................................
25..................................................

108,960
64,684
83,666
67,582
62,764

73,454
38,910
47,776
39,150
37,295

7,668
6,106
7,872
9,625
7,103

12,134
7,646
10,425
7,500
7,740

9,092
5,131
8,869
3,631
4,329

6,612
6,891
8,724
7,676
6,297

91,620
56,674
54,999
52,823
54,731

66,623
37,815
35,658
34,275
36,490

10,718
6,841
7,019
6,099
7,134

84,852
44,889
57,889
44,567
44,413

26..................................................
27..................................................
28..................................................
29..................................................
30..................................................

51,059
91,036
94,040
56,414
74,019

32,443
50,935
49,688
30,032
42,294

5,009
9,558
12,194
7,279
11,829

5,213
12,211
12,225
7,495
8,056

2,959
8,597
8,298
4,405
3,110

5,435
9,735
11,635
7,203
8,730

45,465
61,329
59,045
42,698
56,094

31,555
38,813
35,049
25,730
35,518

4,735
8,666
8,044
6,017
6,145

35,393
62,732
60,868
36,054
47,008

31..................................................
32..................................................

66,443
62,553

40,518
42,825

6,445
4,706

8,144
6,874

4,494
4,611

6,842
3,537

54,283
60,591

36,464
45,048

6,748
6,992

47,077
50,085

1
2

Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003

Texas

Social Security and SSI Statistics by
Congressional District, December 2002

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal cash assistance program that provides monthly payments to low-income
aged, blind, or disabled persons in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Table 2.—SSI in Texas, December 2002: Number of persons receiving federally administered payments and monthly
benefit amount
Monthly benefit amount
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients
Congressional
district

Number of recipients

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

With
OASDI 1

Aged 65
or older

United States, total ................

6,787,857

1,251,528

77,658

5,458,671

2,951,425

415,574

35,144

2,500,707

2,406,327

1,995,284

Texas.............................................

436,111

112,753

6,043

317,315

160,720

26,732

2,334

131,653

179,522

161,744

1 ....................................................
2 ....................................................
3 ....................................................
4 ....................................................
5 ....................................................

18,487
16,583
5,531
12,499
11,333

3,246
2,763
2,045
2,211
2,301

244
213
67
188
166

14,997
13,607
3,419
10,100
8,866

6,778
6,383
2,186
4,403
4,233

503
463
718
363
496

96
80
24
65
64

6,180
5,840
1,443
3,975
3,672

8,150
7,065
1,449
5,323
4,459

5,380
4,552
2,554
3,505
3,446

6 ....................................................
7 ....................................................
8 ....................................................
9 ....................................................
10..................................................

8,381
8,702
5,907
12,673
9,124

1,646
3,747
1,292
2,014
1,743

132
107
79
167
221

6,603
4,848
4,536
10,492
7,160

3,101
3,534
2,411
5,198
3,470

402
1,408
375
483
452

49
45
33
67
85

2,650
2,082
2,003
4,648
2,933

3,128
1,728
1,824
4,533
3,266

2,446
4,392
1,731
3,164
2,690

11 ..................................................
12..................................................
13..................................................
14..................................................
15..................................................

11,435
7,260
11,725
14,370
30,776

1,999
1,383
2,463
3,693
11,859

136
116
149
189
417

9,300
5,761
9,113
10,488
18,500

4,265
2,682
4,227
4,814
10,285

382
344
442
675
2,707

51
42
55
68
160

3,833
2,297
3,730
4,071
7,418

4,726
2,608
5,305
6,855
16,673

3,136
2,081
3,653
5,549
16,692

16..................................................
17..................................................
18..................................................
19..................................................
20..................................................

21,700
13,418
22,527
14,041
20,848

8,983
2,699
4,166
2,972
4,916

272
196
326
206
231

12,445
10,523
18,035
10,863
15,701

7,320
4,568
9,305
5,052
7,931

2,295
455
977
597
1,132

98
76
134
79
89

4,927
4,037
8,194
4,377
6,710

10,081
6,223
7,637
6,124
8,480

11,842
4,311
6,327
4,676
7,096

21
22..................................................
23..................................................
24..................................................
25..................................................

5,926
7,335
23,039
12,976
11,081

1,284
2,526
9,468
2,280
2,652

86
95
301
199
166

4,556
4,714
13,270
10,497
8,263

2,170
2,810
7,493
4,947
4,579

276
816
2,154
559
874

32
37
115
79
69

1,863
1,957
5,224
4,309
3,636

2,384
2,002
11,845
4,445
2,927

1,776
3,184
12,795
3,555
3,490

26..................................................
27..................................................
28..................................................
29..................................................
30..................................................

3,704
26,627
25,480
14,040
16,317

868
9,121
6,912
3,562
2,779

53
391
340
214
209

2,783
17,115
18,228
10,264
13,329

1,314
9,237
9,131
5,657
6,532

255
2,115
1,522
1,007
582

21
151
126
96
85

1,038
6,971
7,483
4,554
5,866

1,068
12,800
11,842
4,521
5,886

1,148
12,666
10,334
4,813
4,366

31..................................................
32..................................................

6,895
5,371

1,578
1,582

94
73

5,223
3,716

2,502
2,202

366
541

36
29

2,100
1,632

2,704
1,461

2,309
2,085

1 Includes

persons who are receiving both SSI payments and Social Security benefits.

Contact: Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.
Social Security Administration • Office of Policy • Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics • March 2003