Congressional Statistics

Social Security
for December 2004

Connecticut

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district Connecticut 1 2 3 4 5 All areas e Total 583,386 125,808 114,436 121,392 104,489 117,261 47,687,693 workers a 405,499 87,221 78,657 83,841 74,756 81,024 29,952,474 Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 62,508 14,146 12,553 13,885 8,485 13,439 6,198,271 49,068 9,863 9,940 10,409 9,130 9,726 4,828,972 Spouses c 24,578 4,616 5,348 4,495 5,666 4,453 2,721,657 Children d 41,733 9,962 7,938 8,762 6,452 8,619 3,986,319 Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) All beneficiaries 566,126 119,506 109,285 117,011 107,257 113,066 41,574,348 Retired workers 423,610 89,327 80,431 86,921 82,598 84,333 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 49,414 9,796 9,897 10,334 9,650 9,738 4,329,336 Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 443,375 94,320 85,466 92,007 83,667 87,915 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district Connecticut 1 2 3 4 5 All areas b Total 51,557 14,190 6,604 11,077 8,803 10,883 6,987,845 Aged 6,779 2,075 616 1,206 1,590 1,292 1,211,167 Blind 471 139 68 95 75 94 75,924 Disabled 44,307 11,976 5,920 9,776 7,138 9,497 5,700,754 Total 22,642 6,159 2,871 4,838 3,931 4,841 3,224,059 Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Aged 2,224 698 160 385 559 420 426,925 Blind 197 57 27 42 30 39 35,916 Disabled 20,220 5,404 2,684 4,410 3,341 4,381 2,761,217 Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Aged 65 or older 12,424 3,814 1,196 2,382 2,686 2,346 1,977,610

15,680 4,250 2,297 3,310 2,522 3,301 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Connecticut

Congressional Statistics
Social Security
for December 2004

Maine

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district Maine 1 2 All areas e Total 266,129 131,915 134,214 47,687,693 workers a 161,143 83,277 77,866 29,952,474 Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 44,057 19,363 24,694 6,198,271 24,491 11,900 12,591 4,828,972 Spouses c 14,044 6,798 7,246 2,721,657 Children d 22,394 10,577 11,817 3,986,319 Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) All beneficiaries 214,889 109,880 105,009 41,574,348 Retired workers 142,318 75,367 66,951 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 21,094 10,684 10,410 4,329,336 Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 180,742 92,715 88,027 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district Maine 1 2 All areas
b

Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Disabled 28,841 11,093 17,748 5,700,754 Total 12,967 5,035 7,932 3,224,059 Aged 442 186 256 426,925 Blind 87 39 47 35,916 Disabled 12,437 4,809 7,628 2,761,217

Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Total 31,642 12,186 19,456 6,987,845

Aged 2,583 997 1,586 1,211,167

Blind 218 96 122 75,924

Aged 65 or older 5,472 2,049 3,423 1,977,610

13,720 5,336 8,384 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Maine

Congressional Statistics
Social Security
for December 2004

Massachusetts

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district Massachusetts 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 All areas e Total 1,063,039 116,773 115,429 103,398 109,909 92,705 110,887 107,905 68,231 104,471 133,331 47,687,693 workers a 692,170 73,271 72,182 66,702 71,510 59,009 75,295 74,597 39,622 67,793 92,189 29,952,474 Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 145,337 17,516 17,658 14,924 15,294 13,632 12,527 12,173 14,060 13,863 13,690 6,198,271 93,746 10,513 10,280 9,043 9,462 7,771 10,232 9,518 5,128 9,486 12,313 4,828,972 Spouses c 47,673 5,141 4,650 4,149 4,924 4,071 5,475 5,225 2,408 4,615 7,015 2,721,657 Children d 84,113 10,332 10,659 8,580 8,719 8,222 7,358 6,392 7,013 8,714 8,124 3,986,319 Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) All beneficiaries 943,238 99,805 99,167 90,217 96,906 82,767 102,751 100,709 54,200 93,749 122,967 41,574,348 Retired workers 664,796 68,320 67,981 62,907 68,067 57,625 74,526 74,199 35,049 65,732 90,391 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 87,966 9,583 9,248 8,348 8,887 7,232 9,993 9,330 4,173 9,076 12,095 4,329,336 Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 774,766 81,886 80,493 74,330 79,941 65,196 84,615 84,520 44,027 76,737 103,021 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district Massachusetts 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 All areas b Total 168,858 18,905 21,489 16,510 16,629 17,253 12,292 11,568 29,707 14,849 9,656 6,987,845 Aged 44,174 3,236 3,796 4,016 4,771 4,215 3,561 3,853 10,283 4,157 2,286 1,211,167 Blind 3,944 483 476 355 416 407 297 324 596 317 273 75,924 Disabled 120,740 15,186 17,217 12,139 11,442 12,631 8,434 7,391 18,828 10,375 7,097 5,700,754 Total 79,345 8,993 10,342 7,604 7,338 8,376 5,644 5,193 14,815 6,869 4,165 3,224,059 Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Aged 16,446 981 1,267 1,351 1,558 1,648 1,381 1,452 4,526 1,558 720 426,925 Blind 1,928 227 244 167 212 188 143 155 315 154 117 35,916 Disabled 60,970 7,783 8,831 6,084 5,566 6,540 4,120 3,585 9,973 5,156 3,327 2,761,217 Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Aged 65 or older 47,657 3,540 4,131 4,357 5,189 4,550 3,826 4,142 10,966 4,465 2,491 1,977,610

62,816 7,544 7,838 6,488 7,035 5,856 4,715 4,455 9,582 5,156 4,147 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Massachusetts

Congressional Statistics
Social Security
for December 2004

New Hampshire

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district New Hampshire 1 2 All areas e Total 215,287 105,244 110,043 47,687,693 workers a 141,959 69,489 72,470 29,952,474 Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 29,732 14,847 14,885 6,198,271 16,980 8,208 8,772 4,828,972 Spouses c 9,050 4,336 4,714 2,721,657 Children d 17,566 8,364 9,202 3,986,319 Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) All beneficiaries 194,605 94,452 100,153 41,574,348 Retired workers 138,972 67,271 71,702 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 16,144 7,736 8,408 4,329,336 Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 151,799 74,060 77,739 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district New Hampshire 1 2 All areas
b

Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Disabled 12,038 5,782 6,256 5,700,754 Total 5,794 2,824 2,970 3,224,059 Aged 229 115 113 426,925 Blind 52 26 25 35,916 Disabled 5,513 2,682 2,831 2,761,217

Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Total 13,091 6,317 6,774 6,987,845

Aged 916 464 452 1,211,167

Blind 137 71 66 75,924

Aged 65 or older 1,831 894 937 1,977,610

4,907 2,408 2,499 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, New Hampshire

Congressional Statistics
Social Security
for December 2004

Rhode Island

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district Rhode Island 1 2 All areas e Total 192,736 97,783 94,953 47,687,693 workers a 128,605 66,508 62,097 29,952,474 Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 27,862 13,474 14,388 6,198,271 15,239 7,744 7,495 4,828,972 Spouses c 6,552 3,334 3,218 2,721,657 Children d 14,478 6,723 7,755 3,986,319 Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) All beneficiaries 170,497 86,186 84,311 41,574,348 Retired workers 122,761 62,875 59,886 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 14,102 7,153 6,949 4,329,336 Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 139,521 72,351 67,170 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district Rhode Island 1 2 All areas
b

Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Disabled 25,418 11,844 13,574 5,700,754 Total 14,129 6,607 7,521 3,224,059 Aged 1,273 661 612 426,925 Blind 86 43 43 35,916 Disabled 12,768 5,902 6,865 2,761,217

Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Total 29,630 14,130 15,500 6,987,845

Aged 4,007 2,177 1,830 1,211,167

Blind 205 109 96 75,924

Aged 65 or older 7,234 3,724 3,510 1,977,610

11,267 5,662 5,605 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Rhode Island

Congressional Statistics
Social Security
for December 2004

Vermont

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 self-employment covered by the Social Security program.
Table 1. Number of OASDI beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status and total monthly benefits, December 2004
Number of beneficiaries Retired Congressional district Vermont All areas
e

Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars) Spouses c 5,607 2,721,657 Children d 8,597 3,986,319 All beneficiaries 95,311 41,574,348 Retired workers 67,015 28,601,332 Widow(er)s b 9,151 4,329,336

Total 109,979 47,687,693

workers a 70,629 29,952,474

Disabled workers Widow(er)s b 14,972 6,198,271 10,174 4,828,972

Number of beneficiaries aged 65 or older 77,490 33,696,001

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.

www.socialsecurity.gov/policy

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. Number of recipients of federally administered SSI payments and total monthly payments, December 2004
Number of recipients Congressional district Vermont All areas
b

Total monthly payments (thousands of dollars) Disabled 11,563 5,700,754 Total 5,525 3,224,059 Aged 243 426,925 Blind 42 35,916 Disabled 5,240 2,761,217

Number of recipients With OASDI
a

Total 12,871 6,987,845

Aged 1,204 1,211,167

Blind 104 75,924

Aged 65 or older 2,575 1,977,610

6,009 2,441,374

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.

For technical information about the data processing, call Cherice Jefferies (410) 965-5520.

Social Security Administration Office of Policy Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics 500 E Street, SW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20254 SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Vermont