Congressional Statistics

for December 2004

Social Security

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 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
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Retired
Congressional district
Arkansas
1
2
3
4
All areas e

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s b

Retired
workers

Widow(er)s b

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Spouses c

Children d

All
beneficiaries

57,778

28,071

55,222

443,767

279,904

46,323

354,973

26,911
21,554
24,822
24,245

16,850
11,716
12,519
16,693

7,626
5,628
6,890
7,927

15,171
12,869
12,820
14,362

115,942
102,324
109,255
116,247

71,724
65,552
69,931
72,698

12,743
9,918
10,363
13,298

94,973
78,925
86,427
94,648

6,198,271

4,828,972

2,721,657

3,986,319

41,574,348

28,601,332

4,329,336

33,696,001

Total

workers a

553,529

314,926

97,532

150,179
122,695
135,267
145,388

83,621
70,928
78,216
82,161

47,687,693

29,952,474

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
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients

Number of recipients
With

Aged 65
or older

33,304

37,157

19,923

93
71
49
81

11,118
7,063
5,868
9,254

13,039
6,800
6,912
10,406

7,613
3,174
3,079
6,057

35,916

2,761,217

2,441,374

1,977,610

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

87,776

10,383

821

76,572

35,278

1,677

296

29,530
17,900
15,859
24,487

3,952
1,606
1,664
3,161

245
220
134
222

25,333
16,074
14,061
21,104

11,818
7,403
6,204
9,852

606
267
287
516

6,987,845

1,211,167

75,924

5,700,754

3,224,059

426,925

Arkansas
1
2
3
4
All areas b

a

Total

Congressional district

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, Arkansas

OASDI

Congressional Statistics
for December 2004

Social Security

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 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
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Retired

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s b

Children d

105,083

58,103

89,423

584,627

335,809

86,609

476,265

15,218
18,140
17,911
14,832
16,457

14,797
12,290
16,517
15,319
17,310

8,153
4,977
11,128
7,681
8,964

10,701
15,071
14,872
11,411
13,542

97,353
71,945
88,238
85,839
85,367

61,059
39,293
45,654
52,358
48,719

13,391
9,844
14,167
12,055
13,099

77,467
56,018
66,414
74,387
75,642

46,032
51,906

11,928
15,955

12,347
16,503

6,923
10,277

10,900
12,926

72,433
83,452

42,844
45,882

10,551
13,502

57,241
69,096

29,952,474

6,198,271

4,828,972

2,721,657

3,986,319

41,574,348

28,601,332

4,329,336

33,696,001

workers a

740,304

377,254

110,441

1
2
3
4
5

112,526
96,871
109,936
110,175
115,099

63,657
46,393
49,508
60,932
58,826

6
7

88,130
107,567
47,687,693

Louisiana

All areas e

Widow(er)s b

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Spouses c

Total

Congressional district

Retired
workers

All
beneficiaries

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
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients

Number of recipients
With
a

Aged 65
or older

66,555

58,553

38,098

54
71
80
120
135

6,434
14,921
9,243
9,092
11,173

5,820
10,833
7,792
8,634
11,068

3,678
6,453
4,436
6,121
8,009

354
512

90
105

6,998
8,691

5,455
8,951

3,446
5,955

426,925

35,916

2,761,217

2,441,374

1,977,610

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

169,522

19,581

1,738

148,203

71,106

3,892

658

1
2
3
4
5

16,835
35,123
22,803
23,865
30,214

1,935
3,286
2,262
3,428
4,183

146
193
203
312
362

14,754
31,644
20,338
20,125
25,669

6,917
15,748
9,757
9,853
12,075

428
755
434
640
766

6
7

17,499
23,183

1,699
2,788

241
281

15,559
20,114

7,444
9,309

6,987,845

1,211,167

75,924

5,700,754

3,224,059

Congressional district
Louisiana

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.

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, Louisiana

OASDI

Congressional Statistics
for December 2004

Social Security

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 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
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Retired
Congressional district
New Mexico
1
2
3
All areas e

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s b

Retired
workers

Widow(er)s b

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Spouses c

Children d

All
beneficiaries

30,256

21,047

28,632

243,208

161,208

25,083

205,607

13,830
14,674
13,137

9,454
11,078
9,724

6,358
8,375
6,314

8,318
10,070
10,244

82,756
85,581
74,871

55,827
56,351
49,030

8,270
9,134
7,680

68,183
74,241
63,183

6,198,271

4,828,972

2,721,657

3,986,319

41,574,348

28,601,332

4,329,336

33,696,001

Total

workers a

302,397

180,821

41,641

98,325
108,985
95,087

60,365
64,788
55,668

47,687,693

29,952,474

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
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients

Number of recipients
With

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

OASDI a

Aged 65
or older

51,698

8,641

493

42,564

21,116

2,100

193

18,822

20,394

15,641

13,752
19,682
18,264

1,838
3,753
3,050

128
186
179

11,786
15,743
15,035

6,059
7,883
7,172

501
927
670

48
69
75

5,509
6,886
6,426

4,897
7,915
7,582

3,324
6,327
5,990

6,987,845

1,211,167

75,924

5,700,754

3,224,059

426,925

35,916

2,761,217

2,441,374

1,977,610

Congressional district
New Mexico
1
2
3
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.

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 Mexico

Congressional Statistics
for December 2004

Social Security

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 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
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Retired
Congressional district
Oklahoma
1
2
3
4
5
All areas e

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s b

Retired
workers

Widow(er)s b

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Spouses c

Children d

All
beneficiaries

68,708

36,419

52,567

523,177

349,423

59,392

432,567

14,231
24,341
15,298
15,281
15,314

12,138
17,001
15,102
13,060
11,407

6,526
8,777
8,487
7,128
5,501

9,273
14,261
10,311
9,613
9,109

105,869
117,657
106,817
96,129
96,705

73,528
73,899
71,661
63,811
66,525

11,682
13,402
13,142
11,044
10,122

82,373
97,998
91,577
81,200
79,419

6,198,271

4,828,972

2,721,657

3,986,319

41,574,348

28,601,332

4,329,336

33,696,001

Total

workers a

623,581

381,422

84,465

115,203
150,649
128,246
116,762
112,721

73,035
86,269
79,048
71,680
71,390

47,687,693

29,952,474

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
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients

Number of recipients
With

Aged 65
or older

30,339

27,789

16,056

57
97
45
59
69

4,929
8,778
4,841
5,000
6,789

3,843
9,689
4,721
4,590
4,946

1,978
5,905
2,627
2,599
2,947

35,916

2,761,217

2,441,374

1,977,610

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

77,223

8,435

823

67,965

32,406

1,737

329

11,746
23,583
12,650
12,969
16,275

1,133
2,870
1,404
1,389
1,639

129
251
120
153
170

10,484
20,462
11,126
11,427
14,466

5,256
9,373
5,151
5,349
7,276

268
497
264
290
417

6,987,845

1,211,167

75,924

5,700,754

3,224,059

426,925

Oklahoma
1
2
3
4
5
All areas b

a

Total

Congressional district

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, Oklahoma

OASDI

Congressional Statistics
for December 2004

Social Security

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 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
Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Number of beneficiaries
Retired

Disabled
workers Widow(er)s b

Retired
workers

Widow(er)s b

Number of
beneficiaries
aged 65 or older

Spouses c

Children d

All
beneficiaries

334,236

201,492

265,124

2,401,428

1,586,508

290,497

1,987,983

16,686
11,567
6,307
16,506
13,298

15,796
12,172
5,336
13,743
10,978

8,245
7,017
3,089
6,779
5,625

11,031
9,197
5,120
10,319
8,558

106,719
85,409
52,467
102,190
93,771

68,724
54,406
36,841
67,871
64,823

13,933
11,668
5,136
11,531
9,794

86,639
64,015
38,387
84,069
75,077

52,538
47,607
72,338
27,402
44,668

10,743
5,167
14,703
8,131
7,827

9,267
8,151
14,415
5,063
7,879

5,078
5,858
8,975
2,604
4,597

8,681
4,380
10,073
7,110
6,720

76,168
75,407
108,331
41,016
65,363

51,109
54,967
71,521
25,291
44,653

8,360
9,099
13,217
4,330
7,309

59,256
56,844
82,226
30,544
50,873

122,059
89,610
111,233
100,795
98,441

74,561
55,538
68,376
59,780
56,005

13,291
10,594
12,234
11,734
11,373

15,388
10,437
14,594
12,885
12,505

9,573
5,831
8,156
7,535
8,572

9,246
7,210
7,873
8,861
9,986

102,461
79,825
94,199
89,637
68,980

68,532
54,130
62,959
58,580
44,061

13,632
9,704
13,205
11,880
9,094

89,066
64,310
82,254
70,087
68,049

16
17
18
19
20

87,535
102,415
81,256
108,690
90,498

48,649
63,632
44,381
65,385
50,027

10,370
12,556
12,962
12,119
13,970

10,800
11,510
9,854
13,860
10,514

9,142
6,088
3,975
8,292
6,462

8,574
8,629
10,084
9,034
9,525

60,259
87,289
64,932
90,425
63,385

37,189
59,222
39,587
59,954
38,392

8,053
10,055
8,153
12,269
7,760

60,346
72,549
50,991
79,226
59,508

21
22
23
24
25

92,309
72,666
102,772
58,377
84,609

59,968
44,257
62,604
37,225
46,608

8,467
7,727
10,216
6,611
11,779

9,938
8,128
11,512
5,639
9,947

7,011
5,162
9,543
3,219
6,959

6,925
7,392
8,897
5,683
9,316

84,599
68,471
77,749
55,463
57,331

59,688
45,931
52,826
38,766
35,406

9,633
7,804
8,863
5,488
6,963

69,004
50,499
73,598
40,571
55,662

26
27
28
29
30

79,114
89,586
96,062
58,446
76,409

48,239
49,439
51,418
31,479
42,346

10,166
10,968
14,001
7,991
14,589

8,291
11,737
11,430
7,684
7,620

4,061
8,203
7,533
4,766
2,856

8,357
9,239
11,680
6,526
8,998

70,302
65,003
66,807
47,237
60,384

47,307
40,410
39,903
28,533
36,995

7,591
8,935
8,257
6,633
6,039

53,649
60,669
61,272
38,032
46,647

31
32

85,866
68,746

52,361
46,261

10,237
6,004

9,588
7,575

5,796
4,890

7,884
4,016

70,927
68,924

47,327
50,602

8,143
7,967

59,686
54,378

47,687,693

29,952,474

6,198,271

4,828,972

2,721,657

3,986,319

41,574,348

28,601,332

4,329,336

33,696,001

Total

workers a

2,859,267

1,707,521

350,894

1
2
3
4
5

125,056
93,288
55,203
122,058
106,193

73,298
53,335
35,351
74,711
67,734

6
7
8
9
10

86,307
71,163
120,504
50,310
71,691

11
12
13
14
15

Congressional district
Texas

All areas e

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
Total monthly payments
(thousands of dollars)

Number of recipients

Number of recipients
With

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

OASDI a

Aged 65
or older

472,600

109,171

6,345

357,084

186,212

27,233

2,567

156,411

183,994

159,695

1
2
3
4
5

18,231
12,589
7,173
15,365
11,465

2,574
1,748
2,382
2,308
1,777

257
176
89
196
169

15,400
10,665
4,702
12,861
9,519

6,976
5,472
3,049
6,086
4,577

458
462
892
377
355

92
78
36
91
75

6,425
4,931
2,120
5,616
4,145

7,151
4,021
1,713
6,357
4,231

4,467
2,784
3,109
3,900
2,760

6
7
8
9
10

10,338
5,470
13,636
17,336
8,002

1,997
1,848
1,823
4,879
1,799

148
88
171
241
158

8,193
3,534
11,642
12,216
6,045

4,033
2,318
5,716
7,632
3,220

509
680
343
1,785
565

61
37
67
103
67

3,463
1,599
5,305
5,743
2,587

3,601
1,224
5,143
4,129
2,546

2,939
2,226
3,065
6,210
2,540

11
12
13
14
15

15,049
9,232
12,026
12,665
28,837

3,127
1,604
2,038
2,146
9,330

191
142
154
183
376

11,731
7,486
9,834
10,336
19,131

5,574
3,663
4,773
5,146
10,207

647
411
382
467
2,071

76
59
55
75
154

4,851
3,192
4,335
4,603
7,981

6,684
3,265
4,967
4,818
14,812

5,012
2,411
3,157
3,355
13,678

16
17
18
19
20

22,527
12,316
23,573
14,406
23,497

8,621
1,757
3,960
2,474
4,828

290
154
309
234
248

13,616
10,405
19,304
11,698
18,421

8,115
4,950
10,248
5,243
9,519

2,293
327
1,033
445
1,141

103
60
127
94
92

5,719
4,561
9,087
4,703
8,284

10,148
4,758
7,547
6,205
9,078

11,634
2,960
6,158
4,119
7,196

21
22
23
24
25

6,180
8,590
20,731
5,696
28,063

1,031
2,628
7,816
1,434
9,064

115
109
270
66
396

5,034
5,853
12,645
4,196
18,603

2,493
3,533
7,154
2,375
10,081

277
891
1,848
471
2,200

41
47
109
27
153

2,173
2,594
5,196
1,876
7,727

2,016
2,260
10,437
1,560
13,828

1,414
3,356
10,704
1,919
13,153

26
27
28
29
30

9,701
25,793
23,666
14,145
19,726

1,293
7,781
5,463
3,456
2,826

129
361
289
190
230

8,279
17,651
17,914
10,499
16,670

3,870
9,806
9,133
5,927
8,629

308
1,911
1,186
975
625

53
146
107
83
98

3,507
7,748
7,840
4,867
7,905

3,095
11,454
9,907
4,685
6,697

2,136
10,999
8,254
4,684
4,654

31
32

9,859
6,717

1,720
1,639

131
85

8,008
4,993

3,846
2,834

369
511

48
37

3,428
2,284

3,671
1,986

2,595
2,147

6,987,845

1,211,167

75,924

5,700,754

3,224,059

426,925

35,916

2,761,217

2,441,374

1,977,610

Congressional district
Texas

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.

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
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SSA Publication No. 13-11710
2 ♦ Congressional Statistics for December 2004, Texas