All Disabled Beneficiaries

Table 3.
Number, average, and total monthly benefits, December 1960–2002
Average monthly benefit
(dollars)

Number

Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Workers Widow(er)s

Adult
children

559,425
742,296
888,131
993,656
1,077,695

455,371
618,075
740,867
827,014
894,173

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.

104,054
124,221
147,264
166,642
183,522

89.31
89.59
89.99
90.59
91.12

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.

44.15
45.28
45.67
46.45
47.35

40,669
55,373
66,671
74,919
81,477

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.

4,594
5,625
6,726
7,741
8,690

1965
1966
1967
1968
1969

1,186,464
1,310,911
1,422,778
1,560,517
1,690,982

988,074
1,097,190
1,193,120
1,295,300
1,394,291

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
21,563
39,469

198,390
213,721
229,658
243,654
257,222

97.76
98.09
98.43
111.86
112.74

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
72.25
71.02

51.77
52.42
53.41
61.83
62.79

96,594
107,623
117,439
144,892
157,192

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
1,558
2,803

10,271
11,203
12,266
15,065
16,151

1970
1971
1972
1973
1974

1,812,786
1,990,098
2,202,090
2,415,383
2,670,092

1,492,948
1,647,684
1,832,916
2,016,626
2,236,882

49,281
56,743
64,167
78,769
92,128

270,557
285,671
305,007
319,988
341,082

131.26
146.52
179.32
183.00
205.70

82.00
90.11
109.54
111.14
125.87

73.21
81.37
98.81
100.14
112.45

195,964
241,419
328,678
369,043
460,127

4,041
5,113
7,029
8,754
11,596

19,807
23,245
30,138
32,044
38,355

1975
1976
1977
1978
1979

2,960,620
3,171,198
3,368,954
3,429,421
3,435,761

2,488,774
2,670,208
2,837,432
2,879,774
2,870,590

109,511
119,427
127,276
129,751
129,833

362,335
381,563
404,246
419,896
435,338

225.90
245.17
265.30
288.30
322.00

137.70
147.01
156.11
165.46
180.52

122.80
132.32
142.12
153.66
171.55

562,214
654,655
752,771
830,239
924,330

15,080
17,557
19,869
21,469
23,437

44,495
50,488
57,451
64,521
74,682

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

3,436,429
3,361,130
3,192,379
3,168,992
3,212,040

2,858,680
2,776,519
2,603,599
2,569,029
2,596,516

127,580
121,590
116,372
111,591
109,151

450,169
463,021
472,408
488,372
506,373

370.70
413.20
440.60
456.20
470.70

205.02
226.58
242.11
250.33
306.24

198.95
224.51
245.07
257.78
270.28

1,059,713
1,147,258
1,147,146
1,171,991
1,222,180

26,156
27,550
28,175
27,935
33,426

89,561
103,953
115,773
125,893
136,862

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

3,289,485
3,380,480
3,453,414
3,507,707
3,583,451

2,656,638
2,728,463
2,785,859
2,830,284
2,895,364

107,005
106,974
106,282
103,123
101,630

525,842
545,043
561,273
574,300
586,457

483.80
487.90
508.20
529.50
556.00

315.26
319.74
333.89
348.05
366.72

281.92
288.79
304.32
320.21
339.47

1,285,281
1,331,217
1,415,774
1,498,635
1,609,822

33,734
34,204
35,486
35,892
37,270

148,245
157,403
170,807
183,897
199,085

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

3,712,763
3,925,472
4,236,080
4,529,466
4,796,313

3,011,294
3,194,938
3,467,783
3,725,966
3,962,954

100,989
114,489
131,324
147,015
160,676

600,480
616,045
636,973
656,485
672,683

587.20
609.40
626.10
641.70
661.40

388.93
406.96
422.65
434.20
446.30

361.71
378.86
393.61
407.20
422.40

1,768,232
1,946,995
2,171,179
2,390,952
2,621,098

39,278
46,592
55,504
63,834
71,710

217,200
233,395
250,719
267,321
284,141

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

5,044,388
5,264,321
5,400,781
5,605,272
5,798,776

4,185,263
4,385,623
4,508,134
4,698,319
4,879,455

173,024
181,911
187,938
194,181
198,795

686,101
696,787
704,709
712,772
720,526

681.60
703.90
721.60
733.10
754.10

458.30
471.00
480.40
487.30
499.90

437.30
454.30
468.60
479.40
495.60

2,853,512
3,087,040
3,253,069
3,444,338
3,679,597

79,297
85,680
90,285
94,624
99,378

300,032
316,550
330,227
341,703
357,093

2000
2001
2002

5,972,468
6,208,847
6,491,494

5,042,333
5,268,039
5,539,597

201,446
204,255
207,365

728,689
736,553
744,532

786.40
814.40
834.30

519.70
536.70
548.10

518.30
537.60
550.40

3,965,291
4,290,449
4,621,852

104,681
109,622
113,653

377,650
395,956
409,813

Year

Total

1960
1961
1962
1963
1964

Workers Widow(er)s

Adult
children

Workers Widow(er)s

Adult
children

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, Table 5.A17 for 1960–1999 data;
Social Security Disabled Beneficiaries 100 percent file for 2000 data; Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file
beginning with 2001 data.
NOTE: n.a. = not applicable.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

32 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 4.
Number and average monthly benefit, by sex and age, December 2002
Total

Age

Number

Workers
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Widow(er)s
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Adult children
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

All disabled beneficiaries
Total
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60 or older

6,491,494

792.60

5,539,597

834.30

207,365

548.10

744,532

550.40

123,054
176,082
285,599
470,785
708,617
880,798
1,069,722
1,312,956
1,463,881

462.00
534.80
604.50
661.30
721.60
785.20
838.80
872.00
864.40

53,380
113,802
211,053
373,310
597,861
783,590
968,489
1,179,445
1,258,667

452.00
549.50
627.20
689.00
749.40
810.50
865.80
906.70
917.20

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
27,409
78,254
101,702

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
558.50
550.70
543.30

69,674
62,280
74,546
97,475
110,756
97,208
73,824
55,257
103,512

469.60
507.80
539.90
555.20
571.20
581.30
588.10
585.20
536.90

Men
Subtotal
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60 or older

3,479,990

889.40

3,067,251

935.60

6,098

384.70

406,641

548.10

72,668
98,643
157,760
261,191
393,673
484,069
570,327
678,826
762,833

465.60
542.40
612.30
674.10
752.40
844.10
939.20
1,028.70
1,043.80

31,766
63,209
115,537
205,703
331,233
430,073
529,700
647,716
712,314

460.80
561.80
639.80
706.80
786.90
877.30
966.50
1,051.10
1,080.40

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
1,014
2,573
2,511

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
395.50
392.60
372.20

40,902
35,434
42,223
55,488
62,440
53,996
39,613
28,537
48,008

469.40
507.80
537.20
552.70
569.40
579.40
587.00
578.90
535.90

Women
Subtotal
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60 or older

3,011,504

680.80

2,472,346

708.70

201,267

553.00

337,891

553.20

50,386
77,439
127,839
209,594
314,944
396,729
499,395
634,130
701,048

456.70
525.00
594.80
645.40
683.10
713.30
724.10
704.20
669.10

21,614
50,593
95,516
167,607
266,628
353,517
438,789
531,729
546,353

439.10
534.20
612.10
667.10
702.90
729.10
744.20
730.90
704.50

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
26,395
75,681
99,191

n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
564.70
556.00
547.60

28,772
26,846
32,323
41,987
48,316
43,212
34,211
26,720
55,504

469.90
507.90
543.60
558.50
573.70
583.70
589.30
591.80
537.80

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: n.a. = not applicable.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 33

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 5.
Distribution, by sex and monthly benefit, December 2002
Sex and monthly benefit
(dollars)

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

6,491,494

100.0

5,539,597

100.0

207,365

100.0

744,532

100.0

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

360,401
370,040
546,067

5.6
5.7
8.4

222,231
227,023
403,099

4.0
4.1
7.3

41,262
26,309
28,894

19.9
12.7
13.9

96,908
116,708
114,074

13.0
15.7
15.3

500.00–599.90
600.00–699.90
700.00–799.90
800.00–899.90
900.00–999.90

864,095
848,140
720,280
595,671
496,376

13.3
13.1
11.1
9.2
7.6

726,781
709,032
623,299
529,450
443,592

13.1
12.8
11.3
9.6
8.0

26,542
22,869
19,277
15,496
15,244

12.8
11.0
9.3
7.5
7.4

110,772
116,239
77,704
50,725
37,540

14.9
15.6
10.4
6.8
5.0

1,000.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,499.90

392,503
310,627
277,589
279,436
210,348

6.0
4.8
4.3
4.3
3.2

368,948
303,080
275,147
278,580
209,976

6.7
5.5
5.0
5.0
3.8

7,877
2,681
765
95
17

3.8
1.3
0.4

15,678
4,866
1,677
761
355

2.1
0.7
0.2
0.1

1,500.00–1,599.90
1,600.00–1,699.90
1,700.00–1,799.90
1,800.00 or more

127,232
60,036
25,296
7,357

2.0
0.9
0.4
0.1

127,032
59,899
25,192
7,236

2.3
1.1
0.5
0.1

14
11

a

186
126

a

a

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

All disabled beneficiaries

Average benefit (dollars)
Men

792.60

834.30

a
a

548.10

a

a

550.40

3,479,990

100.0

3,067,251

100.0

6,098

100.0

406,641

100.0

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

133,628
143,623
209,895

3.8
4.1
6.0

75,373
79,538
147,024

2.5
2.6
4.8

2,458
962
951

40.3
15.8
15.6

55,797
63,123
61,920

13.7
15.5
15.2

500.00–599.90
600.00–699.90
700.00–799.90
800.00–899.90
900.00–999.90

346,452
382,545
358,665
324,969
294,418

10.0
11.0
10.3
9.3
8.5

286,028
319,886
316,147
297,003
273,744

9.3
10.4
10.3
9.7
8.9

638
418
281
162
121

10.5
6.9
4.6
2.7
2.0

59,786
62,241
42,237
27,804
20,553

14.7
15.3
10.4
6.8
5.1

1,000.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,499.90

258,226
222,239
213,158
226,280
175,906

7.4
6.4
6.1
6.5
5.1

249,407
219,608
212,218
225,848
175,719

8.1
7.2
6.9
7.4
5.7

74
28

1.2
0.5

8,745
2,603

2.2
0.6

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

1,500.00–1,599.90
1,600.00–1,699.90
1,700.00–1,799.90
1,800.00 or more

108,890
52,562
22,361
6,173

3.1
1.5
0.6
0.2

108,795
52,489
22,315
6,109

3.5
1.7
0.7
0.2

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

Average benefit (dollars)

889.40

935.60

384.70

548.10
(Continued)

34 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 5.
Distribution, by sex and monthly benefit, December 2002—Continued
Sex and monthly benefit
(dollars)

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

3,011,504

100.0

2,472,346

100.0

201,267

100.0

337,891

100.0

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

226,773
226,417
336,172

7.5
7.5
11.2

146,858
147,485
256,075

5.9
6.0
10.4

38,804
25,347
27,943

19.3
12.6
13.9

41,111
53,585
52,154

12.2
15.9
15.4

500.00–599.90
600.00–699.90
700.00–799.90
800.00–899.90
900.00–999.90

517,643
465,595
361,615
270,702
201,958

17.2
15.5
12.0
9.0
6.7

440,753
389,146
307,152
232,447
169,848

17.8
15.7
12.4
9.4
6.9

25,904
22,451
18,996
15,334
15,123

12.9
11.2
9.4
7.6
7.5

50,986
53,998
35,467
22,921
16,987

15.1
16.0
10.5
6.8
5.0

1,000.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,499.90

134,277
88,388
64,431
53,156
34,442

4.5
2.9
2.1
1.8
1.1

119,541
83,472
62,929
52,732
34,257

4.8
3.4
2.5
2.1
1.4

7,803
2,653

3.9
1.3

6,933
2,263

2.1
0.7

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

1,500.00–1,599.90
1,600.00–1,699.90
1,700.00–1,799.90
1,800.00 or more

18,342
7,474
2,935
1,184

0.6
0.2
0.1

18,237
7,410
2,877
1,127

0.7
0.3
0.1

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

b

a

b

b

b

b

Women

Average benefit (dollars)

680.80

a

708.70

553.00

553.20

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
a. Less than 0.05 percent.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 35

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 6.
Distribution, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002
Total
Diagnostic group

Number

Workers
Percent

Number

Widow(er)s

Percent

Number

Adult children

Percent

Number

Percent

All disabled beneficiaries
Total
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

6,491,494

100.0

5,539,597

100.0

207,365

100.0

744,532

100.0

16,606

0.3

9,226

0.2

267

0.1

7,113

1.0

259,335
107,013
262,822

4.0
1.6
4.0

237,020
102,589
248,544

4.3
1.9
4.5

19,634
1,695
5,171

9.5
0.8
2.5

2,681
2,729
9,107

0.4
0.4
1.2

620,423
1,701,328
156,080

9.6
26.2
2.4

286,210
1,558,928
150,138

5.2
28.1
2.7

9,679
45,274
4,262

4.7
21.8
2.1

324,534
97,126
1,680

43.6
13.0
0.2

15,916
584,316
83,152
97,239

0.2
9.0
1.3
1.5

13,708
558,736
80,396
93,645

0.2
10.1
1.5
1.7

354
22,348
2,227
1,837

0.2
10.8
1.1
0.9

1,854
3,232
529
1,757

0.2
0.4
0.1
0.2

1,385,191
612,180
188,897
14,188
10,715
376,093

21.3
9.4
2.9
0.2
0.2
5.8

1,324,762
533,774
176,941
13,429
9,447
142,104

23.9
9.6
3.2
0.2
0.2
2.6

55,677
14,527
11,054
510
214
12,635

26.8
7.0
5.3
0.2
0.1
6.1

4,752
63,879
902
249
1,054
221,354

0.6
8.6
0.1
0.1
29.7

a

Men
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

3,479,990

100.0

3,067,251

100.0

6,098

100.0

406,641

100.0

8,534

0.2

4,837

0.2

6

0.1

3,691

0.9

100,518
79,130
183,723

2.9
2.3
5.3

98,936
77,584
177,071

3.2
2.5
5.8

295
85
294

4.8
1.4
4.8

1,287
1,461
6,358

0.3
0.4
1.6

365,074
878,971
74,246

10.5
25.3
2.1

188,430
816,141
73,149

6.1
26.6
2.4

295
1,095
134

4.8
18.0
2.2

176,349
61,735
963

43.4
15.2
0.2

7,349
382,100
44,184
57,728

0.2
11.0
1.3
1.7

6,416
379,306
43,823
56,726

0.2
12.4
1.4
1.8

11
1,056
88
94

0.2
17.3
1.4
1.5

922
1,738
273
908

0.2
0.4
0.1
0.2

700,013
306,338
91,563
5,647
5,393
189,479

20.1
8.8
2.6
0.2
0.2
5.4

696,529
271,690
90,828
5,536
4,808
75,441

22.7
8.9
3.0
0.2
0.2
2.5

1,447
397
322
12
8
459

23.7
6.5
5.3
0.2
0.1
7.5

2,037
34,251
413
99
577
113,579

0.5
8.4
0.1
a

0.1
27.9
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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 6.
Distribution, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Total
Diagnostic group

Number

Workers
Percent

Number

Widow(er)s

Percent

Number

Adult children

Percent

Number

Percent

Women
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

3,011,504

100.0

2,472,346

100.0

201,267

100.0

337,891

100.0

8,072

0.3

4,389

0.2

261

0.1

3,422

1.0

158,817
27,883
79,099

5.3
0.9
2.6

138,084
25,005
71,473

5.6
1.0
2.9

19,339
1,610
4,877

9.6
0.8
2.4

1,394
1,268
2,749

0.4
0.4
0.8

255,349
822,357
81,834

8.5
27.3
2.7

97,780
742,787
76,989

4.0
30.0
3.1

9,384
44,179
4,128

4.7
22.0
2.1

148,185
35,391
717

43.9
10.5
0.2

8,567
202,216
38,968
39,511

0.3
6.7
1.3
1.3

7,292
179,430
36,573
36,919

0.3
7.3
1.5
1.5

343
21,292
2,139
1,743

0.2
10.6
1.1
0.9

932
1,494
256
849

0.3
0.4
0.1
0.3

685,178
305,842
97,334
8,541
5,322
186,614

22.8
10.2
3.2
0.3
0.2
6.2

628,233
262,084
86,113
7,893
4,639
66,663

25.4
10.6
3.5
0.3
0.2
2.7

54,230
14,130
10,732
498
206
12,176

26.9
7.0
5.3
0.2
0.1
6.0

2,715
29,628
489
150
477
107,775

0.8
8.8
0.1
a

0.1
31.9

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: The diagnosis for disabled adult children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record until 1984. Many beneficiaries
entitled before that date are still on the rolls today.
a. Less than 0.05 percent.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 7.
Average monthly benefit, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002 (in dollars)
Diagnostic group

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

All disabled beneficiaries
Total
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

792.60

834.30

548.10

550.40

670.50

742.00

551.90

582.10

771.10
820.80
844.80

792.60
833.50
861.40

542.60
546.00
528.60

542.80
516.30
570.80

558.30
752.20
951.30

582.00
769.80
966.70

494.10
568.40
558.90

539.30
555.70
573.40

744.20
936.30
869.60
860.10

781.80
954.10
880.10
872.60

528.20
546.70
567.80
545.10

507.10
564.60
547.50
526.30

865.50
825.70
855.80
796.40
863.10
660.30

880.00
864.50
875.90
811.10
905.90
829.10

545.60
552.30
561.30
538.60
565.10
524.20

545.00
564.10
525.10
531.60
540.50
559.70

Men
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

889.40

935.60

384.70

548.10

713.60

813.00

448.20

583.80

960.30
862.40
907.90

967.50
869.60
920.90

388.00
426.00
362.80

538.20
508.10
571.20

576.80
814.60
1,115.00

616.00
834.80
1,123.50

331.20
395.30
396.00

535.40
555.10
570.30

824.60
1,063.30
995.70
952.50

871.80
1,067.50
999.70
960.30

426.50
390.90
435.00
405.80

501.50
560.50
532.90
521.70

1,021.90
922.10
1,040.00
923.00
935.40
703.10

1,024.70
968.80
1,044.70
931.20
985.30
921.00

391.60
362.60
390.20
376.80
346.70
358.50

539.90
558.10
526.10
530.60
528.10
559.70
(Continued)

38 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 7.
Average monthly benefit, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002 (in dollars)—Continued
Diagnostic group

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Women
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic
diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

680.80

708.70

553.00

553.20

624.80

663.60

554.30

580.30

651.30
702.70
698.20

667.20
721.30
714.00

545.00
552.30
538.60

547.00
525.60
570.00

531.70
685.50
802.80

516.50
698.30
817.70

499.20
572.70
564.20

543.90
556.70
577.60

675.20
696.40
726.70
725.20

702.70
714.20
736.80
737.90

531.40
554.50
573.20
552.60

512.80
569.50
563.10
531.30

705.60
729.20
682.50
712.70
789.90
616.80

719.70
756.30
697.80
726.80
823.60
725.20

549.70
557.60
566.40
542.50
573.50
530.40

548.80
571.10
524.30
532.30
555.40
559.60

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: The diagnosis for disabled adult children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record until 1984. Many beneficiaries
entitled before that date are still on the rolls today.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 39

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 8.
Number aged 18–64 as a percentage of the resident population aged 18–64, by state,
December 2002
Beneficiaries
Resident population a

Number

Percentage of
resident population

179,872,304

6,249,479

3.5

2,790,858
412,158
3,278,354
1,656,170
21,946,806

161,105
9,093
108,750
97,161
542,140

5.8
2.2
3.3
5.9
2.5

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

2,920,952
2,115,336
512,199
390,236
9,976,040

70,835
68,150
18,719
10,140
381,013

2.4
3.2
3.7
2.6
3.8

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

5,478,181
782,474
819,551
7,846,848
3,806,760

197,028
18,347
26,523
228,226
140,175

3.6
2.3
3.2
2.9
3.7

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

1,805,930
1,664,271
2,651,827
2,776,526
829,023

60,720
52,253
159,113
120,745
44,020

3.4
3.1
6.0
4.3
5.3

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

3,461,513
4,100,766
6,248,262
3,165,854
1,764,784

88,554
151,568
241,732
87,445
108,456

2.6
3.7
3.9
2.8
6.1

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

3,517,921
570,327
1,057,653
1,360,646
814,108

155,855
20,610
32,480
40,316
29,016

4.4
3.6
3.1
3.0
3.6

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

5,341,712
1,133,099
12,070,771
5,252,915
393,222

156,021
40,701
422,616
241,742
11,712

2.9
3.6
3.5
4.6
3.0

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

7,027,968
2,159,695
2,222,440
7,562,677
678,191

249,601
84,072
71,888
285,762
28,564

3.6
3.9
3.2
3.8
4.2

State
United States
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

(Continued)

40 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 8.
Number aged 18–64 as a percentage of the resident population aged 18–64, by state,
December 2002—Continued
Beneficiaries
State
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

Resident population a

Number

Percentage of
resident population

2,624,764
457,116
3,673,451
13,524,681
1,404,203

129,183
14,924
179,561
345,995
27,881

4.9
3.3
4.9
2.6
2.0

397,689
4,696,693
3,878,104
1,136,728
3,396,714
317,137

15,637
160,636
114,331
80,561
108,349
9,454

3.9
3.4
2.9
7.1
3.2
3.0

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file; U.S. Census Bureau,
2002 estimates of resident population.
NOTE: Excludes United States territories and other areas.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2002, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 41

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 9.
Distribution, by state or other area, December 2002
Total
State or area

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

6,491,494

100.0

5,539,597

100.0

207,365

100.0

744,532

100.0

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

162,478
9,120
109,183
97,793
545,712

2.5
0.1
1.7
1.5
8.4

139,276
8,197
97,886
85,310
470,665

2.5
0.1
1.8
1.5
8.5

6,378
223
2,975
3,672
13,547

3.1
0.1
1.4
1.8
6.5

16,824
700
8,322
8,811
61,500

2.3
0.1
1.1
1.2
8.3

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

71,247
69,159
18,905
10,246
383,036

1.1
1.1
0.3
0.2
5.9

63,770
58,123
16,492
8,608
339,296

1.2
1.0
0.3
0.2
6.1

1,774
1,595
498
280
11,244

0.9
0.8
0.2
0.1
5.4

5,703
9,441
1,915
1,358
32,496

0.8
1.3
0.3
0.2
4.4

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

198,515
18,615
26,730
231,008
141,869

3.1
0.3
0.4
3.6
2.2

171,333
15,844
23,513
191,744
120,126

3.1
0.3
0.4
3.5
2.2

7,228
464
733
7,497
4,750

3.5
0.2
0.4
3.6
2.3

19,954
2,307
2,484
31,767
16,993

2.7
0.3
0.3
4.3
2.3

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

61,735
52,900
160,518
121,811
44,507

1.0
0.8
2.5
1.9
0.7

51,446
45,339
137,541
98,302
38,926

0.9
0.8
2.5
1.8
0.7

1,727
1,499
6,871
5,691
1,189

0.8
0.7
3.3
2.7
0.6

8,562
6,062
16,106
17,818
4,392

1.1
0.8
2.2
2.4
0.6

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

89,516
153,517
244,448
88,798
109,279

1.4
2.4
3.8
1.4
1.7

76,354
132,229
203,632
75,509
93,231

1.4
2.4
3.7
1.4
1.7

2,396
3,407
7,995
1,852
4,486

1.2
1.6
3.9
0.9
2.2

10,766
17,881
32,821
11,437
11,562

1.4
2.4
4.4
1.5
1.6

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

157,343
20,809
33,007
40,438
29,307

2.4
0.3
0.5
0.6
0.5

135,948
18,077
27,999
37,072
25,971

2.5
0.3
0.5
0.7
0.5

5,389
598
830
1,034
709

2.6
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.3

16,006
2,134
4,178
2,332
2,627

2.1
0.3
0.6
0.3
0.4

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

157,929
40,979
428,516
244,100
12,010

2.4
0.6
6.6
3.8
0.2

133,918
35,601
359,653
213,194
9,654

2.4
0.6
6.5
3.8
0.2

4,163
1,219
12,323
8,126
304

2.0
0.6
5.9
3.9
0.1

19,848
4,159
56,540
22,780
2,052

2.7
0.6
7.6
3.1
0.3

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

252,933
84,938
72,431
290,270
28,937

3.9
1.3
1.1
4.5
0.4

208,282
72,737
63,547
241,917
25,225

3.8
1.3
1.1
4.4
0.5

9,474
3,186
1,931
9,620
675

4.6
1.5
0.9
4.6
0.3

35,177
9,015
6,953
38,733
3,037

4.7
1.2
0.9
5.2
0.4

All areas

a

(Continued)

42 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 9.
Distribution, by state or other area, December 2002—Continued
Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

State or area

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

130,261
15,226
181,165
349,135
28,125

2.0
0.2
2.8
5.4
0.4

112,264
12,754
155,631
296,565
24,186

2.0
0.2
2.8
5.4
0.4

4,866
386
7,371
12,951
686

2.3
0.2
3.6
6.2
0.3

13,131
2,086
18,163
39,619
3,253

1.8
0.3
2.4
5.3
0.4

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

15,829
162,239
115,123
81,530
110,111
9,528

0.2
2.5
1.8
1.3
1.7
0.1

13,543
139,695
101,078
67,905
91,892
8,379

0.2
2.5
1.8
1.2
1.7
0.2

444
5,570
2,930
3,644
2,645
262

0.2
2.7
1.4
1.8
1.3
0.1

1,842
16,974
11,115
9,981
15,574
887

0.2
2.3
1.5
1.3
2.1
0.1

Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Mariana Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

1,192
1,031
197
156,471
1,744

b

1,042
875
145
128,630
1,407

b

53

b

97

b

b

c

c

c

c

b

c

c

c

c

2.3

2.5
b

22,740
283

3.1

b

5,101
54

0.2

801

0.4

5,034

0.7

Foreign countries

17,886

b
b

2.4
b

0.3

12,051

b

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Less than 0.05 percent.
c. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 43

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 10.
Number, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002

Total

Congenital
anomalies

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
metabolic
diseases

6,491,494

16,606

259,335

107,013

262,822

2,321,751

620,423

1,701,328

156,080

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

162,478
9,120
109,183
97,793
545,712

306
23
241
271
1,433

7,074
287
3,840
4,091
18,816

1,657
94
1,664
1,112
14,271

7,387
489
4,906
4,602
23,481

50,436
3,377
40,764
25,908
208,026

14,915
720
6,651
9,354
38,739

35,521
2,657
34,113
16,554
169,287

3,473
255
2,535
2,510
13,521

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

71,247
69,159
18,905
10,246
383,036

250
171
64
16
991

2,230
2,429
843
383
16,574

1,260
1,169
427
674
11,327

3,577
2,128
743
247
20,163

23,236
29,417
6,421
4,188
125,024

5,677
7,307
1,764
1,174
25,647

17,559
22,110
4,657
3,014
99,377

1,860
1,699
507
174
10,159

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

198,515
18,615
26,730
231,008
141,869

435
36
77
551
295

9,457
612
1,038
10,068
7,363

4,349
358
223
3,499
1,577

7,803
767
1,365
8,192
4,867

64,181
7,893
9,696
94,588
51,411

19,451
1,574
2,353
26,397
17,480

44,730
6,319
7,343
68,191
33,931

4,825
504
694
5,851
3,560

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

61,735
52,900
160,518
121,811
44,507

199
153
329
273
140

2,469
2,626
5,891
4,808
1,435

448
556
1,283
1,869
310

2,344
2,520
5,611
5,226
1,728

24,200
19,554
57,044
35,182
18,138

8,709
6,518
16,017
15,167
3,932

15,491
13,036
41,027
20,015
14,206

1,529
1,290
3,068
2,664
929

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

89,516
153,517
244,448
88,798
109,279

327
476
617
231
185

3,678
4,120
10,076
2,381
5,226

2,327
2,855
2,178
898
1,220

3,545
5,177
8,494
3,596
4,400

30,239
69,002
98,342
41,692
36,843

8,873
12,536
24,785
11,220
11,304

21,366
56,466
73,557
30,472
25,539

2,630
3,554
5,649
2,197
2,509

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

157,343
20,809
33,007
40,438
29,307

450
66
105
116
72

7,782
623
1,417
1,493
789

1,940
169
342
766
193

7,178
1,158
1,598
1,816
1,121

51,651
6,763
11,114
12,302
12,453

16,433
1,872
3,792
1,920
2,217

35,218
4,891
7,322
10,382
10,236

3,647
429
821
1,030
683

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

157,929
40,979
428,516
244,100
12,010

401
123
1,030
556
53

5,435
1,564
14,525
12,190
329

3,134
566
10,522
3,816
81

5,714
2,251
15,367
9,068
553

57,316
12,845
139,550
75,998
4,680

13,276
3,184
37,750
26,413
1,921

44,040
9,661
101,800
49,585
2,759

4,690
804
10,856
6,117
305

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

252,933
84,938
72,431
290,270
28,937

723
185
205
891
46

10,231
3,990
2,640
12,120
1,001

2,263
970
968
3,704
359

7,340
3,600
3,710
11,855
924

112,532
26,994
25,882
97,300
12,279

32,531
8,470
6,409
30,600
2,822

80,001
18,524
19,473
66,700
9,457

5,288
2,062
1,799
7,319
691

State or area
All areas

a

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Injuries

Mental disorders
Total Retardation

Other Neoplasms

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 10.
Number, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Diseases of the—
Blood and
bloodforming
organs

State or area
a

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Musculoskeletal
Genitosystem and
urinary
connective
system
tissue

Nervous
system
and
sense
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other Unknown

15,916

584,316

83,152

97,239

1,385,191

612,180

188,897

14,188

10,715

376,093

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

564
23
176
260
1,155

17,398
645
8,306
11,259
39,957

2,015
147
1,622
1,382
8,205

2,573
101
1,600
1,206
9,562

41,277
2,062
24,623
27,976
117,632

13,583
1,041
10,988
9,195
54,111

5,287
248
3,115
3,508
10,511

399
23
235
299
1,011

272
18
307
119
1,146

8,777
287
4,261
4,095
22,874

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

105
159
66
50
1,116

4,224
5,183
1,626
846
39,118

1,043
826
231
77
6,135

900
868
365
371
5,745

17,505
11,666
4,187
1,393
78,791

9,307
6,635
1,857
1,030
30,882

2,393
1,694
573
210
11,686

153
159
31
37
1,651

151
89
45
14
686

3,053
4,867
919
536
22,988

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

755
24
35
710
329

20,756
1,906
1,913
20,382
13,769

2,568
190
369
2,621
1,972

3,918
504
279
3,821
1,948

42,122
2,868
6,207
37,122
25,570

16,106
1,551
2,879
23,161
14,772

6,637
374
795
6,551
5,396

447
43
57
414
248

302
56
38
341
235

13,854
929
1,065
13,136
8,557

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

118
112
247
437
54

4,339
4,157
15,263
13,923
3,383

713
647
1,790
1,377
492

732
712
1,445
2,183
303

12,014
10,025
40,045
30,784
10,393

6,720
5,681
11,788
10,421
3,833

1,930
1,789
6,290
2,954
1,226

110
86
293
334
133

81
88
242
205
71

3,789
2,904
9,889
9,171
1,939

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

371
267
582
163
362

9,198
9,968
21,101
5,636
13,212

1,135
1,990
2,622
900
1,162

2,207
1,373
3,472
987
1,886

15,759
28,697
46,819
13,857
21,810

9,655
14,141
23,264
9,772
8,862

2,597
3,567
6,650
1,798
3,264

200
220
517
137
320

141
311
313
136
199

5,507
7,799
13,752
4,417
7,819

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

384
24
61
98
37

14,307
1,353
2,701
3,979
2,224

2,255
249
396
730
367

2,022
231
468
571
220

36,220
5,350
7,068
10,141
5,995

14,965
2,535
3,909
4,148
3,027

5,824
721
1,062
1,509
864

334
41
55
74
44

231
46
46
90
56

8,153
1,051
1,844
1,575
1,162

446
77
1,177
700
18

15,434
2,662
37,310
27,213
918

2,268
629
4,905
3,285
127

2,825
640
6,039
4,199
138

29,613
11,223
107,102
54,249
2,335

16,505
4,363
37,950
20,169
1,406

4,195
1,209
11,622
8,502
324

343
117
794
593
18

323
104
488
411
16

9,287
1,802
29,279
17,034
709

520
148
132
624
49

20,279
8,759
5,214
27,780
2,152

2,350
1,126
1,079
3,949
383

3,283
1,151
849
3,926
254

37,536
20,720
16,070
63,915
5,692

21,950
8,442
8,999
28,820
2,562

7,486
3,199
1,934
8,164
775

345
214
132
440
74

271
122
109
618
83

20,536
3,256
2,709
18,845
1,613

All areas

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

(Continued)

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 10.
Number, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued

Total

Congenital
anomalies

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
metabolic
diseases

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

130,261
15,226
181,165
349,135
28,125

254
58
390
759
120

5,444
421
7,318
18,204
1,036

1,707
152
1,938
7,823
257

5,472
534
6,457
15,609
1,144

43,819
5,525
65,432
103,467
11,397

12,550
2,013
17,958
30,280
3,215

31,269
3,512
47,474
73,187
8,182

3,051
309
4,108
9,318
630

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

15,829
162,239
115,123
81,530
110,111
9,528

65
425
367
188
458
33

625
6,938
4,184
3,610
4,289
351

177
2,382
1,771
528
1,027
92

660
6,326
4,757
3,877
4,193
527

6,248
53,121
46,508
25,133
44,798
3,274

1,455
17,770
9,643
9,603
12,998
951

4,793
35,351
36,865
15,530
31,800
2,323

377
4,162
3,033
1,550
2,581
203

1,192
1,031

b

181

b

b

b

b

42
49

123
308

46
117

77
191

36

State or area

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Injuries

Mental disorders
Total Retardation

Other Neoplasms

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

197
156,471
1,744

b

b

b

263
b

2,474
41

1,496
27

13
5,668
90

54
71,551
523

24
11,862
177

30
59,689
346

1,606
42

Foreign countries

17,886

102

251

213

792

5,962

1,862

4,100

346

b

b

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46 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 10.
Number, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Diseases of the—

State or area

Blood
and
bloodforming
organs

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Musculoskeletal
Genitosystem and
urinary
connective
system
tissue

Nervous
system
and
sense
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other Unknown

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

547
24
383
868
32

15,010
1,180
18,547
35,237
1,682

1,645
148
2,171
5,064
365

2,479
183
2,632
7,758
374

28,503
3,403
38,793
78,311
5,377

10,728
2,033
14,474
37,482
3,495

4,613
486
6,684
9,369
812

363
30
432
685
51

220
22
266
536
58

6,406
718
11,140
18,645
1,295

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

28
498
250
110
242

1,106
16,159
7,634
8,447
7,560
698

188
2,116
1,793
929
1,191
120

116
2,960
1,386
566
1,340
101

3,200
37,736
22,797
19,994
19,553
2,219

1,495
14,358
12,394
5,779
12,525
1,149

444
5,353
2,989
3,394
2,506
420

25
329
263
161
173
18

32
278
169
108
166
25

1,043
9,098
4,828
7,156
7,509
284

121
133

b

b

439

b

56

34
37

b

b

113
124

19

b

b

b

39

32
9,223
192

b

b

b

b

b

1,202
48

36,355
404

3,065

16
406

b

927
19

32
13,022
230

159

b

b

b

8,916
79

1,593

127

123

3,456

1,748

231

34

27

2,856

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands
Foreign countries

b

b
b

b

138
b

25

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: The diagnosis for disabled adult children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record until 1984. Many beneficiaries
entitled before that date are still on the rolls today.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 11.
Percentage distribution, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002

Total
State or area
All areas

Number Percent
a

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Congenital metabolic
anomalies
diseases

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Injuries

Mental disorders
Total Retardation

Other Neoplasms

6,491,494

100.0

0.3

4.0

1.6

4.0

35.8

9.6

26.2

2.4

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

162,478
9,120
109,183
97,793
545,712

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3

4.4
3.1
3.5
4.2
3.4

1.0
1.0
1.5
1.1
2.6

4.5
5.4
4.5
4.7
4.3

31.1
37.0
37.3
26.5
38.1

9.2
7.9
6.1
9.6
7.1

21.9
29.1
31.2
16.9
31.0

2.1
2.8
2.3
2.6
2.5

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

71,247
69,159
18,905
10,246
383,036

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.2
0.3
0.2
0.3

3.1
3.5
4.5
3.7
4.3

1.8
1.7
2.3
6.6
3.0

5.0
3.1
3.9
2.4
5.3

32.6
42.6
33.9
40.9
32.6

8.0
10.6
9.3
11.5
6.7

24.6
32.0
24.6
29.4
25.9

2.6
2.5
2.7
1.7
2.7

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

198,515
18,615
26,730
231,008
141,869

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2

4.8
3.3
3.9
4.4
5.2

2.2
1.9
0.8
1.5
1.1

3.9
4.1
5.1
3.5
3.4

32.3
42.4
36.3
40.9
36.2

9.8
8.5
8.8
11.4
12.3

22.5
33.9
27.5
29.5
23.9

2.4
2.7
2.6
2.5
2.5

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

61,735
52,900
160,518
121,811
44,507

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.3

4.0
5.0
3.7
3.9
3.2

0.7
1.1
0.8
1.5
0.7

3.8
4.8
3.5
4.3
3.9

39.2
36.9
35.6
28.9
40.7

14.1
12.3
10.0
12.5
8.8

25.1
24.6
25.6
16.4
31.9

2.5
2.4
1.9
2.2
2.1

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

89,516
153,517
244,448
88,798
109,279

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.2

4.1
2.7
4.1
2.7
4.8

2.6
1.9
0.9
1.0
1.1

4.0
3.4
3.5
4.0
4.0

33.8
45.0
40.2
46.9
33.7

9.9
8.2
10.1
12.6
10.3

23.9
36.8
30.1
34.3
23.4

2.9
2.3
2.3
2.5
2.3

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

157,343
20,809
33,007
40,438
29,307

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.2

4.9
3.0
4.3
3.7
2.7

1.2
0.8
1.0
1.9
0.7

4.6
5.6
4.8
4.5
3.8

32.8
32.5
33.7
30.4
42.5

10.4
9.0
11.5
4.7
7.6

22.4
23.5
22.2
25.7
34.9

2.3
2.1
2.5
2.5
2.3

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

157,929
40,979
428,516
244,100
12,010

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.4

3.4
3.8
3.4
5.0
2.7

2.0
1.4
2.5
1.6
0.7

3.6
5.5
3.6
3.7
4.6

36.3
31.4
32.6
31.1
39.0

8.4
7.8
8.8
10.8
16.0

27.9
23.6
23.8
20.3
23.0

3.0
2.0
2.5
2.5
2.5

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

252,933
84,938
72,431
290,270
28,937

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.2

4.0
4.7
3.6
4.2
3.5

0.9
1.1
1.3
1.3
1.2

2.9
4.2
5.1
4.1
3.2

44.5
31.8
35.7
33.5
42.5

12.9
10.0
8.8
10.5
9.8

31.6
21.8
26.9
23.0
32.7

2.1
2.4
2.5
2.5
2.4
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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 11.
Percentage distribution, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Diseases of the—
Blood and
bloodforming
organs

State or area
a

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Musculoskeletal
Genitosystem and
urinary
connective
system
tissue

Nervous
system
and
sense
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other Unknown

0.2

9.0

1.3

1.5

21.3

9.4

2.9

0.2

0.2

5.8

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.2

10.7
7.1
7.6
11.5
7.3

1.2
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.5

1.6
1.1
1.5
1.2
1.8

25.4
22.6
22.6
28.6
21.6

8.4
11.4
10.1
9.4
9.9

3.3
2.7
2.9
3.6
1.9

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.2

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.1
0.2

5.4
3.1
3.9
4.2
4.2

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

0.1
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.3

5.9
7.5
8.6
8.3
10.2

1.5
1.2
1.2
0.8
1.6

1.3
1.3
1.9
3.6
1.5

24.6
16.9
22.1
13.6
20.6

13.1
9.6
9.8
10.1
8.1

3.4
2.4
3.0
2.0
3.1

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.4

0.2
0.1
0.2
0.1
0.2

4.3
7.0
4.9
5.2
6.0

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

0.4
0.1
0.1
0.3
0.2

10.5
10.2
7.2
8.8
9.7

1.3
1.0
1.4
1.1
1.4

2.0
2.7
1.0
1.7
1.4

21.2
15.4
23.2
16.1
18.0

8.1
8.3
10.8
10.0
10.4

3.3
2.0
3.0
2.8
3.8

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.2

7.0
5.0
4.0
5.7
6.0

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.1

7.0
7.9
9.5
11.4
7.6

1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1

1.2
1.3
0.9
1.8
0.7

19.5
19.0
24.9
25.3
23.4

10.9
10.7
7.3
8.6
8.6

3.1
3.4
3.9
2.4
2.8

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3

0.1
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

6.1
5.5
6.2
7.5
4.4

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

0.4
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3

10.3
6.5
8.6
6.3
12.1

1.3
1.3
1.1
1.0
1.1

2.5
0.9
1.4
1.1
1.7

17.6
18.7
19.2
15.6
20.0

10.8
9.2
9.5
11.0
8.1

2.9
2.3
2.7
2.0
3.0

0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.3

0.2
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2

6.2
5.1
5.6
5.0
7.2

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.1

9.1
6.5
8.2
9.8
7.6

1.4
1.2
1.2
1.8
1.3

1.3
1.1
1.4
1.4
0.8

23.0
25.7
21.4
25.1
20.5

9.5
12.2
11.8
10.3
10.3

3.7
3.5
3.2
3.7
2.9

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.1
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2

5.2
5.1
5.6
3.9
4.0

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.1

9.8
6.5
8.7
11.1
7.6

1.4
1.5
1.1
1.3
1.1

1.8
1.6
1.4
1.7
1.1

18.8
27.4
25.0
22.2
19.4

10.5
10.6
8.9
8.3
11.7

2.7
3.0
2.7
3.5
2.7

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.1

0.2
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.1

5.9
4.4
6.8
7.0
5.9

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

8.0
10.3
7.2
9.6
7.4

0.9
1.3
1.5
1.4
1.3

1.3
1.4
1.2
1.4
0.9

14.8
24.4
22.2
22.0
19.7

8.7
9.9
12.4
9.9
8.9

3.0
3.8
2.7
2.8
2.7

0.1
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.3

0.1
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.3

8.1
3.8
3.7
6.5
5.6

All areas

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 49

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 11.
Percentage distribution, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued

Total

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Congenital metabolic
anomalies
diseases

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Injuries

Mental disorders

State or area

Number Percent

Total Retardation

Other Neoplasms

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

130,261
15,226
181,165
349,135
28,125

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.4

4.2
2.8
4.0
5.2
3.7

1.3
1.0
1.1
2.2
0.9

4.2
3.5
3.6
4.5
4.1

33.6
36.3
36.1
29.7
40.5

9.6
13.2
9.9
8.7
11.4

24.0
23.1
26.2
21.0
29.1

2.3
2.0
2.3
2.7
2.2

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

15,829
162,239
115,123
81,530
110,111
9,528

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.4
0.3

3.9
4.3
3.6
4.4
3.9
3.7

1.1
1.5
1.5
0.6
0.9
1.0

4.2
3.9
4.1
4.8
3.8
5.5

39.5
32.8
40.4
30.8
40.7
34.4

9.2
11.0
8.4
11.8
11.8
10.0

30.3
21.8
32.0
19.0
28.9
24.4

2.4
2.6
2.6
1.9
2.3
2.1

b

15.2

b

b

b

b

3.5
4.8

10.4
29.8

3.9
11.3

6.5
18.5

3.5

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

1,192
1,031

100.0
100.0

197
156,471
1,744

100.0
100.0
100.0

b

b

b

0.2
b

1.6
2.4

1.0
1.5

6.6
3.6
5.2

27.4
45.7
29.9

12.2
7.6
10.1

15.2
38.1
19.8

1.0
2.4

Foreign countries

17,886

100.0

0.6

1.4

1.2

4.4

33.3

10.4

22.9

1.9

b

b

(Continued)

50 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 11.
Percentage distribution, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Diseases of the—

State or area

Blood
and
bloodforming
organs

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Musculoskeletal
Genitosystem and
urinary
connective
system
tissue

Nervous
system
and
sense
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other Unknown

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

0.4
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.1

11.5
7.7
10.2
10.1
6.0

1.3
1.0
1.2
1.5
1.3

1.9
1.2
1.5
2.2
1.3

21.9
22.3
21.4
22.4
19.1

8.2
13.4
8.0
10.7
12.4

3.5
3.2
3.7
2.7
2.9

0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.2

4.9
4.7
6.1
5.3
4.6

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.2

7.0
10.0
6.6
10.4
6.9
7.3

1.2
1.3
1.6
1.1
1.1
1.3

0.7
1.8
1.2
0.7
1.2
1.1

20.2
23.3
19.8
24.5
17.8
23.3

9.4
8.8
10.8
7.1
11.4
12.1

2.8
3.3
2.6
4.2
2.3
4.4

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.3

6.6
5.6
4.2
8.8
6.8
3.0

10.2
12.9

b

b

36.8

b

b

2.9
3.6

b

5.4

9.5
12.0

1.6

b

b

b

3.8

b

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands
Foreign countries

b

b
b

b

0.1
b

0.1

16.2
5.9
11.0

b

b

b

23.2
23.2

2.0

8.1
0.3

b

0.8
2.8

16.2
8.3
13.2

b

0.6
1.1

0.1

b

b

b

5.7
4.5

8.9

0.7

0.7

19.3

9.8

1.3

0.2

0.2

16.0

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: The diagnosis for disabled adult children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record until 1984. Many beneficiaries
entitled before that date are still on the rolls today.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 12.
Total monthly benefits, by state or other area, December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)
State or area

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

5,145,158

4,621,686

113,657

409,790

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

124,068
7,304
91,048
73,804
444,100

112,396
6,797
84,622
67,711
401,148

3,269
132
1,701
1,804
8,009

8,404
375
4,724
4,287
34,975

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

57,019
57,042
15,627
7,309
306,314

52,808
50,404
14,219
6,504
282,566

998
860
268
143
5,921

3,207
5,778
1,140
662
17,844

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

153,750
15,147
20,895
188,479
113,878

140,099
13,608
19,088
165,111
100,966

3,521
266
429
4,375
2,732

10,143
1,273
1,379
18,974
10,167

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

47,061
40,818
125,108
94,184
32,690

41,162
36,498
113,389
81,984
29,790

950
832
3,788
3,279
621

4,951
3,490
7,927
8,925
2,277

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

73,385
121,094
206,974
69,547
80,397

65,726
109,049
181,762
61,978
72,916

1,388
1,858
4,932
1,029
2,221

6,268
10,196
20,264
6,539
5,264

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

122,586
16,233
24,815
34,817
23,777

110,920
14,724
22,052
32,827
21,862

2,869
326
445
604
370

8,797
1,183
2,320
1,385
1,544

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

135,156
31,546
357,511
187,591
8,746

120,660
28,798
317,178
172,325
7,492

2,324
687
6,889
3,731
159

12,183
2,060
33,438
11,524
1,094

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

198,527
66,005
58,220
233,116
22,423

172,270
59,528
52,979
204,904
20,379

5,684
1,719
1,126
5,627
350

20,586
4,753
4,117
22,581
1,693

All areas

a

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 12.
Total monthly benefits, by state or other area, December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
State or area

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

101,330
11,004
137,414
273,373
22,103

92,382
9,733
124,474
245,467
19,835

2,303
199
3,739
7,164
400

6,655
1,073
9,207
20,760
1,866

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

11,870
129,012
93,687
67,018
86,955
7,636

10,658
117,078
85,310
59,661
76,289
6,968

226
2,995
1,737
2,222
1,472
147

985
8,935
6,640
5,133
9,195
521

Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Mariana Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

715
712
92
101,581
1,321

654
649
76
91,404
1,160

24
15
4
2,289
32

37
48
12
7,886
130

11,327

8,851

438

2,038

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTES: Unnegotiated checks not deducted.
Excludes lump-sum death payments.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 13.
Number, by type of representative payee, December 2002
Type of payee
All disabled beneficiaries
Without payee
With payee
Parent (natural, adoptive, or stepparent)
Spouse
Child (natural, adoptive, or stepchild)
Other relative
Nonmental institution
Mental institution
Social agency
Public official
Financial organization
Other

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

6,491,494

5,539,597

207,365

744,532

5,230,866

4,877,277

193,439

160,150

432,168
133,352
44,588
240,406
123,002
96,829
87,468
10,149
3,860
88,806

192,936
132,552
36,807
118,166
47,835
25,046
40,075
6,053
2,606
60,244

478
93
6,479
3,164
1,477
294
590
140
36
1,175

238,754
707
1,302
119,076
73,690
71,489
46,803
3,956
1,218
27,387

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

54 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 14.
Representative payment, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002
Workers

Diagnostic group

Total

Widow(er)s

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

Total

Adult children

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

Total

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

All disabled beneficiaries
Total

5,539,597

662,320

12.0

207,365

13,926

6.7

744,532

584,382

78.5

Congenital anomalies
9,226
Endocrine, nutritional, and
metabolic diseases
237,020
Infectious and parasitic diseases
102,589
Injuries
248,544
Mental disorders
Retardation
286,210
Other
1,558,928
Neoplasms
150,138
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming
organs
13,708
Circulatory system
558,736
Digestive system
80,396
Genitourinary system
93,645
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
1,324,762
Nervous system and sense
organs
533,774
Respiratory system
176,941
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
13,429
Other
9,447
Unknown
142,104

1,004

10.9

267

5

1.9

7,113

4,741

66.7

3,385
3,092
22,390

1.4
3.0
9.0

19,634
1,695
5,171

282
52
147

1.4
3.1
2.8

2,681
2,729
9,107

685
1,441
3,495

25.6
52.8
38.4

155,489
384,778
2,533

54.3
24.7
1.7

9,679
45,274
4,262

2,690
7,649
84

27.8
16.9
2.0

324,534
97,126
1,680

287,078
62,485
935

88.5
64.3
55.7

307
28,361
2,237
1,099

2.2
5.1
2.8
1.2

354
22,348
2,227
1,837

13
866
43
27

3.7
3.9
1.9
1.5

1,854
3,232
529
1,757

309
1,556
102
351

16.7
48.1
19.3
20.0

12,790

1.0

55,677

489

0.9

4,752

955

20.1

24,790
2,091
165
421
17,388

4.6
1.2
1.2
4.5
12.2

14,527
11,054
510
214
12,635

572
131
4
4
868

3.9
1.2
0.8
1.9
6.9

63,879
902
249
1,054
221,354

32,803
273
47
666
186,460

51.4
30.3
18.9
63.2
84.2

Men
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and
metabolic diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming
organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense
organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

3,067,251

445,270

14.5

6,098

488

8.0

406,641

325,714

80.1

4,837

600

12.4

6

a

a

3,691

2,527

68.5

98,936
77,584
177,071

1,951
2,523
17,297

2.0
3.3
9.8

295
85
294

9
2
16

3.1
2.4
5.4

1,287
1,461
6,358

384
816
2,424

29.8
55.9
38.1

188,430
816,141
73,149

105,282
255,884
1,553

55.9
31.4
2.1

295
1,095
134

80
243
6

27.1
22.2
4.5

176,349
61,735
963

158,860
42,248
550

90.1
68.4
57.1

6,416
379,306
43,823
56,726

195
18,778
1,736
729

3.0
5.0
4.0
1.3

11
1,056
88
94

a

a

40
4

3.8
4.5

a

a

922
1,738
273
908

182
877
67
184

19.7
50.5
24.5
20.3

696,529

8,708

1.3

1,447

27

1.9

2,037

537

26.4

271,690
90,828
5,536
4,808
75,441

15,648
1,409
98
314
12,565

5.8
1.6
1.8
6.5
16.7

397
322
12
8
459

19
11

4.8
3.4

a

a

a

a

30

6.5

34,251
413
99
577
113,579

18,153
152
26
373
97,354

53.0
36.8
26.3
64.6
85.7
(Continued)

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 55

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 14.
Representative payment, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2002—Continued
Workers

Diagnostic group

Total

Widow(er)s

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

Total

Adult children

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

Total

Number Percentage
with
with
payee
payee

Women
Subtotal
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional, and
metabolic diseases
Infectious and parasitic diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming
organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system
Musculoskeletal system and
connective tissue
Nervous system and sense
organs
Respiratory system
Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Other
Unknown

2,472,346

217,050

8.8

201,267

13,438

6.7

337,891

258,668

76.6

4,389

404

9.2

261

4

1.5

3,422

2,214

64.7

138,084
25,005
71,473

1,434
569
5,093

1.0
2.3
7.1

19,339
1,610
4,877

273
50
131

1.4
3.1
2.7

1,394
1,268
2,749

301
625
1,071

21.6
49.3
39.0

97,780
742,787
76,989

50,207
128,894
980

51.3
17.4
1.3

9,384
44,179
4,128

2,610
7,406
78

27.8
16.8
1.9

148,185
35,391
717

128,218
20,237
385

86.5
57.2
53.7

7,292
179,430
36,573
36,919

112
9,583
501
370

1.5
5.3
1.4
1.0

343
21,292
2,139
1,743

13
826
39
27

3.8
3.9
1.8
1.5

932
1,494
256
849

127
679
35
167

13.6
45.4
13.7
19.7

628,233

4,082

0.6

54,230

462

0.9

2,715

418

15.4

262,084
86,113
7,893
4,639
66,663

9,142
682
67
107
4,823

3.5
0.8
0.8
2.3
7.2

14,130
10,732
498
206
12,176

553
120
4
4
838

3.9
1.1
0.8
1.9
6.9

29,628
489
150
477
107,775

14,650
121
21
293
89,106

49.4
24.7
14.0
61.4
82.7

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTE: The diagnosis for disabled adult children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record until 1984. Many beneficiaries
entitled before that date are still on the rolls today.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

56 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 15.
Percentage distribution of disabled workers, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit
State or area
All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

a

Number

Total

Less than
400.00

400.00–
599.90

600.00–
799.90

800.00– 1,000.00–
999.90
1,199.90

1,200.00
or more

Average

Median

5,539,597

100.0

8.1

20.4

24.1

17.6

12.1

17.7

834.30

779.00

139,276
8,197
97,886
85,310
470,665

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

8.2
9.4
6.8
8.0
8.9

21.9
21.6
18.5
21.9
19.6

26.2
22.8
23.5
26.5
22.0

17.6
16.6
18.1
19.3
16.8

11.3
11.2
13.2
12.1
12.4

14.8
18.3
19.9
12.2
20.4

807.00
829.20
864.50
793.70
852.30

746.00
759.00
811.70
747.70
795.00

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of
Columbia
Florida

63,770
58,123
16,492

100.0
100.0
100.0

7.9
6.3
7.0

21.2
18.7
18.8

24.0
24.0
23.7

17.6
18.1
17.5

12.3
12.6
12.8

17.0
20.2
20.0

828.10
867.20
862.20

770.00
809.00
804.00

8,608
339,296

100.0
100.0

9.3
7.4

24.7
20.6

28.3
24.7

18.5
17.9

9.6
12.3

9.7
17.1

755.60
832.80

700.00
775.00

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

171,333
15,844
23,513
191,744
120,126

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.2
6.8
9.6
7.7
8.3

20.5
19.5
22.4
19.3
20.2

26.5
23.0
22.9
22.5
23.2

19.2
18.3
16.8
17.5
17.6

12.1
13.2
11.9
12.6
12.2

14.5
19.2
16.5
20.6
18.6

817.70
858.90
811.80
861.10
840.50

765.70
806.70
753.70
805.70
784.00

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

51,446
45,339
137,541
98,302
38,926

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

10.0
8.9
9.5
9.5
9.7

22.4
22.3
21.2
20.4
24.0

23.7
24.2
22.8
22.7
26.8

16.6
17.7
16.7
16.0
18.1

11.9
12.2
11.8
12.0
10.4

15.3
14.7
18.0
19.3
11.1

800.10
805.00
824.40
834.00
765.30

740.00
751.00
765.00
773.00
713.70

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

76,354
132,229
203,632
75,509
93,231

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.0
7.0
8.2
8.6
8.2

18.8
21.3
18.2
21.8
22.9

23.2
26.0
20.3
24.2
28.0

18.6
18.0
15.4
17.2
17.8

12.8
11.6
12.6
11.4
11.0

19.6
16.1
25.3
17.0
12.1

860.80
824.70
892.60
820.80
782.10

809.00
763.00
839.70
757.00
725.00

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

135,948
18,077
27,999
37,072
25,971

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

8.6
8.7
9.3
5.8
6.2

21.5
22.1
23.5
17.4
19.1

24.5
23.4
24.6
23.4
25.9

17.5
17.2
17.6
18.4
19.6

11.8
12.4
11.9
13.4
12.8

16.0
16.3
13.1
21.6
16.4

815.90
814.50
787.60
885.50
841.80

757.70
759.70
731.70
831.70
789.00

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

133,918
35,601
359,653
213,194
9,654

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.9
8.8
7.4
7.1
10.3

17.5
21.4
18.6
20.2
23.9

22.4
24.2
21.8
27.5
24.9

17.6
18.5
16.8
20.4
16.6

12.9
11.9
12.5
12.1
11.4

23.8
15.1
22.9
12.9
12.9

901.00
808.90
881.90
808.30
776.10

844.70
757.00
823.00
763.00
713.00

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

208,282
72,737
63,547
241,917
25,225

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

10.1
9.1
8.6
8.3
7.4

21.3
20.7
21.1
19.2
22.1

21.8
23.3
22.9
22.9
26.7

16.0
17.9
16.9
17.5
17.6

12.0
13.1
12.0
13.0
11.8

18.9
16.0
18.5
19.1
14.4

827.10
818.40
833.70
847.00
807.90

766.70
771.00
774.00
794.70
747.00
(Continued)

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 57

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 15.
Percentage distribution of disabled workers, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002—Continued
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit
State or area

Number

Total

Less than
400.00

400.00–
599.90

600.00–
799.90

800.00– 1,000.00–
999.90
1,199.90

1,200.00
or more

Average

Median

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

112,264
12,754
155,631
296,565
24,186

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.6
11.1
7.9
8.6
9.6

19.0
24.3
21.9
20.2
22.5

26.9
25.0
26.8
23.9
22.6

20.8
16.9
18.6
18.1
15.9

12.8
11.2
11.5
12.4
11.0

13.8
11.5
13.5
16.8
18.4

822.90
763.10
799.80
827.70
820.10

779.00
706.70
747.00
775.00
751.00

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

13,543
139,695
101,078
67,905
91,892
8,379

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

9.0
7.6
8.4
9.4
8.9
8.9

21.9
19.5
20.7
17.6
21.0
21.7

26.4
24.7
22.8
20.0
23.0
22.6

19.1
18.3
16.4
15.9
16.6
16.2

11.4
12.4
12.1
12.9
12.3
11.5

12.1
17.5
19.6
24.1
18.1
19.0

787.00
838.10
844.00
878.60
830.20
831.60

738.70
784.00
780.00
833.70
770.70
761.00

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

1,042
875

100.0
100.0

18.6
13.1

32.5
22.5

26.4
26.6

13.7
17.1

6.0
10.1

2.7
10.5

627.80
741.80

594.00
700.00

145
128,630
1,407

100.0
100.0
100.0

31.0
7.3
7.0

38.6
28.4
19.0

20.7
35.2
26.9

6.2
16.3
19.0

2.1
7.5
13.5

1.4
5.3
14.4

525.80
710.60
824.10

507.00
666.00
778.70

Foreign countries

12,051

100.0

18.5

19.3

21.6

17.1

11.2

12.2

734.50

708.70

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

58 ♦ Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 16.
Percentage distribution of disabled widow(er)s, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit

Number

Total

Less
than
200.00

207,365

100.0

10.3

9.6

12.7

13.9

12.8

11.0

9.3

7.5

12.9

548.10

529.00

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

6,378
223
2,975
3,672
13,547

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

12.2
7.2
8.8
13.2
7.9

11.0
9.0
10.2
12.0
8.2

13.2
10.3
11.4
14.0
11.8

14.5
14.8
12.9
14.3
13.6

13.7
12.6
12.5
14.5
12.1

11.3
12.6
10.5
10.5
10.7

9.2
8.1
10.2
8.5
9.7

5.9
8.5
8.3
5.3
8.9

9.1
17.0
15.1
7.7
17.1

512.60
592.90
571.70
491.40
591.20

494.00
559.00
550.70
475.00
570.00

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

1,774
1,595
498
280
11,244

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

9.1
10.0
11.4
10.0
11.7

8.9
9.2
10.0
9.6
10.6

12.7
14.9
11.4
15.4
13.1

13.6
15.5
14.7
15.0
14.1

13.4
11.5
13.5
17.5
12.8

10.5
11.0
9.2
11.8
11.1

10.0
8.7
9.0
8.2
9.0

8.1
6.2
8.8
4.3
6.5

13.8
13.0
11.8
8.2
11.0

562.80
539.30
538.80
510.60
526.60

546.00
502.00
520.50
498.00
503.00

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

7,228
464
733
7,497
4,750

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

14.4
8.0
7.9
8.6
9.1

11.9
8.0
8.3
8.5
8.7

14.1
13.4
12.7
11.8
11.8

15.2
13.4
10.2
12.7
12.1

13.3
12.9
14.3
11.9
13.2

9.5
12.3
12.4
11.4
11.1

8.2
9.9
10.4
9.8
10.0

5.4
8.2
10.0
9.0
8.4

8.2
14.0
13.8
16.3
15.5

487.20
573.00
585.00
583.60
575.20

464.00
551.80
576.00
570.00
565.00

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

1,727
1,499
6,871
5,691
1,189

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

8.7
9.9
9.5
7.9
12.3

9.9
8.8
8.7
7.7
9.7

11.2
12.2
12.9
12.4
14.1

14.5
13.9
14.3
13.8
13.7

14.8
13.1
13.1
14.3
13.1

12.1
11.7
11.6
10.6
11.0

9.0
10.2
10.2
10.2
8.7

8.1
8.1
7.5
8.7
7.2

11.6
12.0
12.1
14.4
10.2

550.30
555.30
551.30
576.20
522.60

540.00
538.00
533.00
554.00
501.00

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

2,396
3,407
7,995
1,852
4,486

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

9.3
8.8
7.6
9.5
12.6

8.0
9.8
7.1
9.6
11.2

10.9
14.1
10.0
13.2
14.9

12.6
15.4
12.7
12.9
15.9

13.3
12.7
12.1
13.0
13.6

12.2
11.4
11.0
10.7
10.4

9.5
8.5
9.8
10.3
7.6

9.0
6.6
9.0
6.9
5.6

15.2
12.5
20.8
14.0
8.2

579.20
545.40
616.90
555.60
495.20

566.50
510.00
605.00
534.00
469.50

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,389
598
830
1,034
709

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

11.5
7.4
10.7
8.7
12.6

10.4
10.9
11.0
8.8
12.6

13.0
13.0
12.8
12.5
12.8

14.3
17.7
14.0
12.7
13.4

12.1
11.4
10.8
10.9
10.9

10.7
12.2
11.8
11.0
11.1

9.2
9.4
10.4
10.0
8.3

7.4
5.9
7.5
8.8
6.3

11.5
12.2
11.1
16.6
12.0

532.40
545.70
535.80
583.80
521.50

507.00
510.50
514.50
568.50
492.00

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

4,163
1,219
12,323
8,126
304

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

11.2
7.5
9.9
18.0
11.5

8.7
9.2
8.7
12.9
9.9

12.9
12.6
12.5
14.3
14.5

13.1
14.3
14.4
14.3
11.2

12.4
13.9
12.1
11.9
16.1

10.6
11.8
11.3
9.8
9.5

8.4
10.2
9.3
7.1
8.9

6.7
7.8
7.4
4.7
10.2

16.0
12.6
14.3
6.9
8.2

558.20
563.60
559.00
459.10
523.10

534.00
546.00
534.00
432.00
516.80

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

9,474
3,186
1,931
9,620
675

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.7
10.5
8.8
8.1
11.7

7.3
9.5
7.8
8.5
10.7

11.4
13.0
12.0
10.9
14.5

12.3
14.3
12.4
12.8
14.5

12.0
12.7
12.2
12.7
11.0

11.1
11.4
11.5
11.4
10.7

10.9
9.5
9.9
10.9
10.1

9.9
8.0
9.5
9.5
8.0

17.3
11.1
15.9
15.1
8.9

600.00
539.50
583.10
584.90
518.90

591.30
520.50
574.00
576.00
494.00

State or area
All areas a

200.00–
299.90

300.00–
399.90

400.00–
499.90

500.00–
599.90

600.00–
699.90

700.00–
799.90

800.00–
899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2002 ♦ 59

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 16.
Percentage distribution of disabled widow(er)s, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002—Continued
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit

State or area
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands
Foreign countries

Number

Total

Less
than
200.00

4,866
386
7,371
12,951
686

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

16.7
11.7
13.0
9.6
7.4

11.6
13.5
11.0
9.5
7.9

14.3
11.7
13.2
12.6
12.1

13.5
14.5
14.2
14.0
17.1

13.9
14.0
13.3
13.3
11.2

10.6
9.3
10.9
11.0
11.1

7.2
8.0
8.9
9.5
8.5

4.8
5.7
6.4
7.8
8.0

7.4
11.7
9.0
12.8
16.8

473.20
516.70
507.30
553.20
583.30

452.80
495.50
490.00
533.00
547.00

444
5,570
2,930
3,644
2,645
262

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

10.8
11.1
7.1
5.7
10.0
7.3

11.7
9.9
8.3
7.2
8.9
9.5

13.1
12.8
12.4
10.4
11.3
11.5

14.9
14.1
12.6
13.1
14.2
18.7

14.0
12.9
11.5
12.6
13.6
11.5

13.3
11.5
12.8
13.8
11.9
11.8

8.3
8.6
10.4
11.0
9.0
10.3

6.1
7.0
8.1
9.9
8.0
5.0

7.9
12.2
16.9
16.3
13.1
14.5

510.10
537.70
592.80
609.70
556.40
560.30

493.50
518.00
586.00
606.00
543.00
524.00

53

100.0
100.0

11.3

13.2

b

b

b

25.0

11.3
10.7

11.3

b

18.9
28.6

18.9

b

b

10.7

7.1

458.30
520.80

460.70
443.80

b

25.0
14.6

50.0
18.1

b

b

b

12.5

b

12.5

18.9

b

b

b

b

14.8

13.0

3.3
11.1

b

b

13.6
20.4

7.4

464.30
448.80
591.20

348.00
424.70
570.30

7.1

13.5

16.5

15.9

12.4

11.0

6.9

9.2

546.80

531.00

b

b

5,101
54

100.0
100.0
100.0

11.9
5.6

801

100.0

7.6

200.00–
299.90

300.00–
399.90

400.00–
499.90

500.00–
599.90

600.00–
699.90

700.00–
799.90

800.00–
899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

b

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 17.
Percentage distribution of disabled adult children, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit

Number

Total

Less
than
200.00

744,532

100.0

6.4

6.6

15.7

15.3

14.9

15.6

10.4

6.8

8.2

550.40

541.80

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

16,824
700
8,322
8,811
61,500

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.6
9.0
6.2
8.7
6.2

8.3
7.1
6.5
7.9
6.4

21.0
17.1
12.8
21.5
13.4

17.3
15.1
15.3
18.2
14.6

14.8
12.6
14.3
15.5
14.6

12.4
14.4
16.9
11.9
16.8

8.4
9.3
11.0
7.7
11.4

5.0
6.0
7.3
4.3
7.1

5.3
9.3
9.6
4.3
9.7

499.50
535.60
567.60
486.50
568.70

471.00
517.00
567.00
465.00
567.00

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

5,703
9,441
1,915
1,358
32,496

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.2
4.5
3.2
8.9
6.7

6.3
4.7
4.6
7.9
6.6

14.0
10.7
12.0
22.6
14.3

14.9
11.8
15.1
17.5
16.1

15.0
14.9
15.6
14.3
15.7

16.4
19.8
20.0
12.1
15.8

10.8
13.0
11.3
8.2
10.4

7.8
9.0
8.6
3.6
6.6

8.8
11.8
9.7
5.0
7.8

562.40
612.00
595.50
487.70
549.10

557.00
623.00
598.00
461.00
539.00

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

19,954
2,307
2,484
31,767
16,993

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.6
5.2
5.6
4.7
3.8

7.7
6.8
6.3
5.1
4.5

20.6
15.5
13.4
12.5
11.8

17.9
14.6
17.6
13.4
13.6

15.7
17.4
15.6
14.6
16.2

12.7
15.6
16.7
17.7
18.9

8.4
12.0
11.2
12.3
12.3

4.8
6.1
5.9
8.5
9.0

5.6
6.8
7.9
11.3
9.9

508.30
552.00
555.00
597.30
598.30

485.00
551.70
547.00
599.00
600.70

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

8,562
6,062
16,106
17,818
4,392

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.2
4.8
9.0
9.3
8.1

4.7
4.9
9.2
8.9
6.2

12.8
13.4
20.7
20.0
15.8

16.9
15.2
16.8
16.6
18.6

16.6
16.1
13.5
13.4
16.9

16.7
17.5
12.4
12.1
14.9

11.8
11.8
8.1
7.8
9.5

7.8
7.7
4.7
5.3
5.0

8.5
8.6
5.5
6.7
5.1

578.30
575.80
492.20
500.90
518.50

570.00
568.00
465.00
469.00
507.00

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

10,766
17,881
32,821
11,437
11,562

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.3
6.1
4.2
4.9
10.2

5.2
6.0
4.2
5.0
11.3

14.0
13.6
9.7
14.4
24.1

14.9
14.2
12.8
15.7
17.4

15.7
15.1
14.6
15.4
13.8

16.8
16.2
19.0
17.0
9.6

11.1
12.1
13.5
11.6
6.0

7.6
7.5
9.9
7.5
3.6

10.4
9.2
12.0
8.6
3.9

582.20
570.20
617.40
571.70
455.30

572.30
567.00
626.00
567.00
421.00

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

16,006
2,134
4,178
2,332
2,627

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.4
4.9
4.7
5.4
4.6

5.8
6.0
6.0
5.4
4.6

16.1
14.7
14.8
12.1
11.7

15.6
17.5
18.0
13.1
14.4

15.5
15.7
16.4
14.9
16.6

15.4
16.4
16.0
16.9
18.1

10.8
11.1
10.1
11.8
12.9

6.5
7.3
5.9
8.3
7.9

7.9
6.5
8.1
12.0
9.2

549.60
554.30
555.30
593.70
587.70

540.00
549.50
539.70
594.00
587.70

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

19,848
4,159
56,540
22,780
2,052

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.1
10.1
4.6
6.3
5.0

4.5
8.8
5.0
7.5
6.5

11.2
18.4
12.5
21.2
17.8

12.5
17.0
13.7
18.5
18.8

15.2
14.9
15.2
15.4
16.4

18.1
12.2
18.1
13.1
14.9

13.3
8.1
12.4
8.2
9.0

9.0
4.9
8.2
4.7
5.2

12.3
5.6
10.2
5.1
6.3

613.80
495.20
591.40
505.90
533.00

620.00
473.00
594.00
480.00
513.30

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

35,177
9,015
6,953
38,733
3,037

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.1
6.5
4.8
5.0
6.7

5.3
6.5
4.8
4.7
6.0

12.6
18.3
11.4
12.1
14.0

14.2
17.4
14.2
14.7
14.4

15.1
15.5
15.1
16.1
16.6

17.3
14.5
18.8
18.3
16.6

11.9
9.4
12.0
11.9
10.6

8.5
5.7
9.1
8.0
7.2

10.0
6.3
9.7
9.1
7.9

585.20
527.20
592.10
583.00
557.30

587.00
507.00
599.00
585.00
557.00

State or area
All areas a

200.00–
299.90

300.00–
399.90

400.00–
499.90

500.00–
599.90

600.00–
699.90

700.00–
799.90

800.00–
899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

(Continued)

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All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 17.
Percentage distribution of disabled adult children, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2002—Continued
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage distribution by dollar amount of benefit

Number

Total

Less
than
200.00

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

13,131
2,086
18,163
39,619
3,253

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.2
6.4
7.2
7.7
5.3

7.6
6.2
7.3
7.7
6.4

20.5
19.3
21.1
18.0
11.9

18.8
19.7
17.2
16.7
14.9

15.5
16.0
15.3
14.4
15.9

13.3
13.5
13.0
13.4
18.5

8.1
9.1
8.2
8.8
11.2

4.9
4.6
5.1
5.9
6.5

5.0
5.3
5.5
7.5
9.5

506.80
514.20
506.90
524.00
573.70

482.00
491.00
482.00
499.00
572.70

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

1,842
16,974
11,115
9,981
15,574
887

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.3
6.3
4.5
7.9
4.1
4.4

6.2
6.9
5.2
7.6
4.5
4.5

16.7
18.8
11.6
18.4
12.1
12.2

17.4
17.0
13.6
16.4
14.4
17.4

17.4
15.6
15.1
14.8
15.8
16.0

15.3
14.0
17.8
15.0
19.4
16.0

10.3
9.1
12.8
8.8
12.1
10.6

5.6
5.9
8.8
5.4
8.0
8.3

5.8
6.4
10.7
5.8
9.6
10.6

534.70
526.40
597.40
514.30
590.40
587.10

523.00
506.30
600.00
497.70
596.00
573.00

b

2.1
2.3

b

3.1

381.30
378.40

370.70
348.70

State or area

200.00–
299.90

300.00–
399.90

400.00–
499.90

500.00–
599.90

600.00–
699.90

700.00–
799.90

800.00–
899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam
Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

97
128

100.0
100.0

15.5
21.1

19.6
15.6

24.7
25.0

14.4
14.1

15.5
10.2

5.2
6.3

2.3

44
22,740
283

100.0
100.0
100.0

45.5
19.1
9.5

20.5
17.6
7.8

13.6
32.7
22.6

9.1
14.8
21.6

6.8
7.5
16.6

2.3
4.3
10.6

2.1
5.7

2.3
1.1
2.5

0.8
3.2

274.80
346.80
459.40

219.50
331.00
442.70

Foreign countries

5,034

100.0

18.1

14.5

21.2

15.2

11.2

10.0

4.7

2.1

3.0

404.90

378.00

b

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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b