Disabled Workers Who Work

Table 47.
Distribution of workers with payments withheld due to substantial work, by diagnostic group and age,
December 2002
Diagnostic group

Total

Under 30

30–39

40–49

50–59

60–FRA

Number
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

29,501

2,751

7,210

10,150

7,536

1,854

75

25

25

14

11

0

1,064
1,111
2,120

53
21
281

222
386
612

402
523
626

328
168
458

59
13
143

1,103
8,770
2,518

347
919
192

402
2,453
437

265
3,315
738

83
1,841
917

6
242
234

207
1,445
664
1,056

33
52
28
113

68
178
114
323

60
368
239
345

35
592
245
235

11
255
38
40

5,129
3,021
387
70
61
700

127
466
21

785
939
65
20
16
165

1,901
937
117
20
16
264

1,707
565
139
20
19
173

609
114
45

a
a

60

a
a

38

Percent
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

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

0.3

0.9

0.3

0.1

0.1

0

3.6
3.8
7.2

1.9
0.8
10.2

3.1
5.4
8.5

4.0
5.2
6.2

4.4
2.2
6.1

3.2
0.7
7.7

3.7
29.7
8.5

12.6
33.4
7.0

5.6
34.0
6.1

2.6
32.7
7.3

1.1
24.4
12.2

0.3
13.1
12.6

0.7
4.9
2.3
3.6

1.2
1.9
1.0
4.1

0.9
2.5
1.6
4.5

0.6
3.6
2.4
3.4

0.5
7.9
3.3
3.1

0.6
13.8
2.0
2.2

17.4
10.2
1.3
0.2
0.2
2.4

4.6
16.9
0.8

10.9
13.0
0.9
0.3
0.2
2.3

18.7
9.2
1.2
0.2
0.2
2.6

22.7
7.5
1.8
0.3
0.3
2.3

32.8
6.1
2.4

a
a

2.2

a
a

2.0

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file.
NOTES: These data represent the total number of beneficiaries with benefits withheld in December 2002 regardless of when their benefits
were initially withheld.
FRA = full retirement age.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Carolyn A. Harrison (410) 965-5522 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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Table 48.
Distribution of workers with benefits terminated due to successful return to work,
by diagnostic group and age, 2002
Diagnostic group

Total

Under 30

30–39

40–49

50–59

60–FRA

Number
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

29,165

2,032

8,469

10,259

6,588

1,817

91

18

a

22

12

a

992
1,293
1,925

35
22
159

207
457
658

395
566
665

289
224
324

66
24
119

2,097
9,889
1,282

372
636
103

968
3,056
239

567
3,808
383

167
2,054
412

23
335
145

181
1,188
418
1,138

33
31
21
93

65
150
75
403

52
299
136
384

23
450
149
223

8
258
37
35

4,022
3,370
343
73
31
832

79
355
22

589
1,280
62
20

1,479
1,050
110
29
10
304

1,333
579
91
20
13
225

542
106
58

a
a

a

49

198

a
a

56

Percent
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

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

0.3

0.9

a

0.2

0.2

a

3.4
4.4
6.6

1.7
1.1
7.8

2.4
5.4
7.8

3.9
5.5
6.5

4.4
3.4
4.9

3.6
1.3
6.5

7.2
33.9
4.4

18.3
31.3
5.1

11.4
36.1
2.8

5.5
37.1
3.7

2.5
31.2
6.3

1.3
18.4
8.0

0.6
4.1
1.4
3.9

1.6
1.5
1.0
4.6

0.8
1.8
0.9
4.8

0.5
2.9
1.3
3.7

0.3
6.8
2.3
3.4

0.4
14.2
2.0
1.9

13.8
11.6
1.2
0.3
0.1
2.9

3.9
17.5
1.1

7.0
15.1
0.7
0.2

14.4
10.2
1.1
0.3
0.1
3.0

20.2
8.8
1.4
0.3
0.2
3.4

29.8
5.8
3.2

a
a

a

2.4

2.3

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, 2002 Termination Supplement file.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
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.

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a
a

3.1

Disabled Workers Who Work
Table 49.
Distribution, by state or other area, 2002
Workers with benefits withheld due to
substantial work, December

Workers with benefits terminated due to
successful return to work, calendar year

All workers,
December

Number

Percentage
of all workers

Number

Percentage
of all workers

5,539,597

29,501

0.5

29,165

0.5

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

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

283
54
539
296
3,033

0.2
0.7
0.6
0.3
0.6

352
45
635
284
2,624

0.3
0.5
0.6
0.3
0.6

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

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

501
390
105
30
1,406

0.8
0.7
0.6
0.3
0.4

553
392
100
74
1,568

0.9
0.7
0.6
0.9
0.5

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

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

542
90
110
1,508
699

0.3
0.6
0.5
0.8
0.6

669
68
128
1,412
690

0.4
0.4
0.5
0.7
0.6

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

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

336
311
471
339
307

0.7
0.7
0.3
0.3
0.8

322
281
459
347
227

0.6
0.6
0.3
0.4
0.6

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

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

388
1,190
1,174
631
235

0.5
0.9
0.6
0.8
0.3

534
1,075
1,314
682
291

0.7
0.8
0.6
0.9
0.3

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

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

685
83
234
212
298

0.5
0.5
0.8
0.6
1.1

694
75
174
271
225

0.5
0.4
0.6
0.7
0.9

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

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

907
129
2,426
782
61

0.7
0.4
0.7
0.4
0.6

824
222
2,130
904
58

0.6
0.6
0.6
0.4
0.6

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

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

1,401
223
332
1,455
211

0.7
0.3
0.5
0.6
0.8

1,435
271
313
1,140
155

0.7
0.4
0.5
0.5
0.6

State or area
All areas a

(Continued)

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Table 49.
Distribution, by state or other area, 2002—Continued
Workers with benefits withheld due to
substantial work, December

Workers with benefits terminated due to
successful return to work, calendar year

All workers,
December

Number

Percentage
of all workers

Number

Percentage
of all workers

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

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

242
106
519
1,304
163

0.2
0.8
0.3
0.4
0.7

336
103
590
1,468
191

0.3
0.8
0.4
0.5
0.8

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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

141
704
814
183
755
53

1.0
0.5
0.8
0.3
0.8
0.6

114
650
798
143
644
43

0.8
0.5
0.8
0.2
0.7
0.5

Outlying areas
Puerto Rico
Other

128,630
15,520

88
10

0.1
0.1

53
10

0
0.1

State or area

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file; 2002 Termination
Supplement file.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
CONTACT: Carolyn A. Harrison (410) 965-5522 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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