Disabled Beneficiaries Receiving Social Security, SSI, or Both

Table 56.
Number aged 18–64, by program, December 1996–2002
Average monthly benefit a
(dollars)

Number

SSI only

Both
Social
Security
and SSI

Social
Security
only

Total monthly benefits b
(millions of dollars)

SSI only

Both
Social
Security
and SSI

Social
Security
only

SSI only

Both
Social
Security
and SSI

Year

Total

Social
Security
only

1996
1997
1998
1999

7,689,664
7,811,748
8,086,259
8,399,309

4,122,152
4,250,155
4,440,264
4,703,774

2,559,750
2,550,105
2,618,615
2,650,586

1,007,762
1,011,488
1,027,380
1,044,949

744.60
762.80
775.00
784.10

456.00
458.10
467.90
477.60

546.90
557.10
564.30
576.70

3,072
3,245
3,444
3,691

1,222
1,257
1,313
1,346

584
604
622
643

2000
2001
2002

8,599,465
8,791,338
9,106,014

4,850,835
4,979,844
5,228,262

2,690,446
2,732,020
2,768,782

1,058,184
1,079,474
1,108,970

818.80
862.60
884.60

489.00
506.80
522.50

594.90
615.20
625.20

3,975
4,299
4,629

1,408
1,491
1,544

675
719
747

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file; Supplemental Security
Record file.
NOTE: SSI counts include recipients of federal SSI, federally administered state supplementation, or both. Social Security beneficiaries who
are entitled to both a primary and a secondary benefit (dual entitlement) are counted only once in this table.
a. Excludes retroactive payments for both programs.
b. Includes retroactive SSI payments.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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Disabled Beneficiaries Receiving Social Security, SSI, or Both
Table 57.
Number aged 18–64, by state or other area, December 2002
Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

State or area

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

All areas

5,539,597

801,351

178.60

122,571

34,671

186.00

675,064

272,948

232.10

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

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

21,793
1,369
10,433
12,154
128,183

147.10
155.60
156.40
146.90
264.40

3,620
156
1,656
1,945
8,755

1,264
41
335
663
3,609

162.90
194.40
175.70
148.00
282.80

15,375
664
7,830
8,139
57,576

8,181
292
2,945
4,111
36,571

211.80
225.70
206.90
216.20
339.60

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

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

8,262
6,078
1,711
1,614
42,526

150.70
149.70
156.50
169.70
152.50

974
877
234
216
5,864

211
280
48
81
1,487

182.20
172.80
174.60
163.10
166.00

5,241
8,366
1,720
1,247
30,249

2,109
2,138
586
440
12,139

198.10
212.00
192.60
239.50
204.60

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

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

23,952
1,885
3,420
22,011
14,110

141.60
205.30
161.10
166.60
164.10

3,943
310
398
4,565
2,460

1,445
76
74
1,078
445

157.40
215.20
156.00
178.60
159.30

18,374
2,023
2,256
28,820
15,206

9,207
988
887
7,529
3,736

200.00
363.00
188.60
208.70
200.00

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

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

7,584
6,242
22,239
15,321
6,126

163.60
159.60
154.60
156.00
152.80

851
778
4,614
4,173
662

204
173
1,532
1,335
183

154.90
168.40
173.90
167.70
148.50

7,499
5,388
14,629
16,680
3,867

2,391
1,770
7,451
7,841
1,863

182.10
196.40
222.70
224.40
203.80

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

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

9,018
24,155
25,305
9,449
15,401

151.40
181.90
170.50
157.10
145.30

1,501
2,001
4,745
915
2,652

349
773
1,025
185
1,075

163.20
231.00
164.20
189.90
171.90

9,764
15,839
29,955
10,027
10,687

3,212
6,553
11,967
3,047
6,021

187.50
229.10
198.50
193.40
228.20

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

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

17,924
2,434
3,945
3,901
2,340

159.80
155.20
153.20
154.60
149.80

2,874
328
423
545
296

767
90
79
83
52

170.60
173.70
195.50
179.50
147.70

14,455
1,915
3,620
2,192
2,319

5,648
832
1,306
731
731

207.80
193.40
194.30
206.60
189.10

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

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

15,654
5,541
57,682
26,932
1,360

161.50
154.90
204.80
148.60
151.20

2,146
837
7,507
3,795
170

572
264
2,651
1,315
48

188.00
171.00
213.40
163.10
156.50

17,789
3,865
50,406
20,290
1,735

5,518
1,971
23,593
9,245
633

210.50
221.10
272.70
200.90
195.50

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

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

28,495
9,317
9,141
33,472
4,665

169.70
161.30
155.60
178.50
172.50

6,086
1,843
1,050
5,973
331

1,333
510
200
1,596
117

169.80
164.20
160.50
190.40
208.10

31,660
8,107
6,322
33,979
2,635

9,280
3,191
2,262
13,016
1,293

202.60
207.60
193.00
226.90
231.20

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

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Disabled Beneficiaries Receiving Social Security, SSI, or Both
Table 57.
Number aged 18–64, by state or other area, December 2002—Continued
Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

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

12,505
1,904
21,540
42,985
3,063

148.70
160.50
152.90
153.40
161.80

2,498
214
4,189
8,117
360

859
76
1,341
2,392
75

167.90
185.70
172.80
171.50
183.70

11,995
1,759
16,478
36,285
2,975

5,553
825
7,916
14,980
919

199.60
191.80
209.60
212.90
194.90

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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

2,524
16,548
14,141
8,357
13,388
1,039

179.10
149.30
157.50
155.80
159.00
156.50

246
3,167
1,672
2,663
1,324
127

91
880
319
613
338
23

165.60
153.70
187.00
161.40
162.50
184.50

1,638
15,272
10,214
8,976
13,725
808

956
6,293
3,357
3,975
4,603
247

223.10
202.60
191.70
219.70
180.40
187.00

Outlying areas b

144,218

213

197.80

4,925

16

222.40

26,229

99

314.10

State or area

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

Total

Number
with SSI

Average
SSI
benefit a
(dollars)

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file; Supplemental Security
Record file.
NOTE: SSI counts include recipients of federal SSI, federally administered state supplementation, or both. Social Security beneficiaries who
are entitled to both a primary and a secondary benefit (dual entitlement) are counted only once in this table.
a. Does not include retroactive payments.
b. Includes American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and foreign countries.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information.

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Disabled Beneficiaries Receiving Social Security, SSI, or Both
Table 58.
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

8,930,403

5.0

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

223,378
13,649
145,069
127,324
921,118

8.0
3.3
4.4
7.7
4.2

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

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

92,842
90,892
23,449
19,895
508,449

3.2
4.3
4.6
5.1
5.1

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

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

272,762
26,952
34,844
348,371
179,801

5.0
3.4
4.3
4.4
4.7

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

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

77,814
67,241
242,292
192,450
57,271

4.3
4.0
9.1
6.9
6.9

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

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

126,398
220,757
342,593
116,231
155,342

3.7
5.4
5.5
3.7
8.8

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

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

203,746
26,875
40,890
51,728
34,340

5.8
4.7
3.9
3.8
4.2

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

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

209,463
60,144
668,825
306,975
14,629

3.9
5.3
5.5
5.8
3.7

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

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

371,403
115,225
96,027
424,070
39,779

5.3
5.3
4.3
5.6
5.9

State
United States
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

(Continued)

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Disabled Beneficiaries Receiving Social Security, SSI, or Both
Table 58.
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

168,374
19,415
245,870
498,388
37,115

6.4
4.2
6.7
3.7
2.6

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

20,321
209,503
163,984
119,967
144,264
11,899

5.1
4.5
4.2
10.6
4.2
3.8

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file; Supplemental Security
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: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or di.asr@ssa.gov for further information

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