Disabled Workers Who Work

Table 48.
Distribution of workers with benefits withheld because of substantial work, by diagnostic group and age,
December 2003
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

25,780

2,460

5,763

8,898

6,825

1,834

67

24

22

14

a

a

843
942
1,843

39
34
227

166
268
474

316
461
562

269
162
437

53
17
143

872
7,544
2,378

311
816
174

271
1,975
389

215
2,856
733

70
1,652
864

5
245
218

177
1,308
597
942

34
38
35
106

56
156
91
272

56
334
221
319

a
533
211
194

a
247
39
51

4,587
2,626
333
69
56
596

121
419
18
a
a
56

618
771
58
26
14
136

1,664
810
101
18
22
196

1,622
483
97
18
12
168

562
143
59
a
a
40
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Disabled Workers Who Work
Table 48.
Distribution of workers with benefits withheld because of substantial work, by diagnostic group and age,
December 2003—Continued
Total

Diagnostic group

Under 30

30–39

40–49

50–59

60–FRA

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

1.0

0.4

0.2

a

a

3.3
3.7
7.1

1.6
1.4
9.2

2.9
4.7
8.2

3.6
5.2
6.3

3.9
2.4
6.4

2.9
0.9
7.8

3.4
29.3
9.2

12.6
33.2
7.1

4.7
34.3
6.7

2.4
32.1
8.2

1.0
24.2
12.7

0.3
13.4
11.9

0.7
5.1
2.3
3.7

1.4
1.5
1.4
4.3

1.0
2.7
1.6
4.7

0.6
3.8
2.5
3.6

a
7.8
3.1
2.8

a
13.5
2.1
2.8

17.8
10.2
1.3
0.3
0.2
2.3

4.9
17.0
0.7
a
a
2.3

10.7
13.4
1.0
0.5
0.2
2.4

18.7
9.1
1.1
0.2
0.2
2.2

23.8
7.1
1.4
0.3
0.2
2.5

30.6
7.8
3.2
a
a
2.2

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: These data represent the total number of beneficiaries with benefits withheld in December 2003 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.

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Disabled Workers Who Work
Table 49.
Distribution of workers with benefits terminated because of successful return to work, by diagnostic group
and age, 2003
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

27,926

1,894

7,416

9,824

6,745

2,047

84

a

36

13

12

a

991
1,245
1,737

33
18
131

176
377
504

413
622
594

293
209
366

76
19
142

1,801
9,365
1,303

303
609
88

795
2,755
249

520
3,561
362

154
2,080
442

29
360
162

180
1,217
448
1,003

30
31
13
74

76
134
80
330

38
285
150
348

29
486
173
220

7
281
32
31

4,237
3,157
370
62
46
680

96
392
12
a
a
38

586
1,077
72
12
8
149

1,557
985
102
23
17
234

1,353
580
113
21
16
198

645
123
71
a
a
61

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

a

0.5

0.1

0.2

a

3.5
4.5
6.2

1.7
1.0
6.9

2.4
5.1
6.8

4.2
6.3
6.0

4.3
3.1
5.4

3.7
0.9
6.9

6.4
33.5
4.7

16.0
32.2
4.6

10.7
37.1
3.4

5.3
36.2
3.7

2.3
30.8
6.6

1.4
17.6
7.9

0.6
4.4
1.6
3.6

1.6
1.6
0.7
3.9

1.0
1.8
1.1
4.4

0.4
2.9
1.5
3.5

0.4
7.2
2.6
3.3

0.3
13.7
1.6
1.5

15.2
11.3
1.3
0.2
0.2
2.4

5.1
20.7
0.6
a
a
2.0

7.9
14.5
1.0
0.2
0.1
2.0

15.8
10.0
1.0
0.2
0.2
2.4

20.1
8.6
1.7
0.3
0.2
2.9

31.5
6.0
3.5
a
a
3.0

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Termination Supplement file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: 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.

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Table 50.
Average monthly benefit for workers with benefits withheld or terminated, by diagnostic group and
age, December 2003 (in dollars)
Total

Diagnostic group

Under 30

30–39

40–49

50–59

60–FRA

Withheld
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

958.90

761.40

897.30

972.70

1,044.40

1,032.20

853.80

798.50

853.60

875.70

1,009.10

946.60

866.10
992.60
1,042.50

796.60
860.70
875.70

838.10
907.60
1,002.80

850.00
1,037.00
1,050.20

896.80
1,037.00
1,138.40

945.70
971.10
1,115.20

671.50
887.60
1,158.80

629.50
728.70
887.90

697.60
838.70
1,095.40

685.00
911.00
1,200.00

679.90
972.20
1,211.40

1,167.90
967.10
1,140.40

1,040.30
1,072.40
1,099.10
1,063.10

801.90
837.80
770.80
823.80

950.30
988.70
985.20
962.60

1,204.80
1,038.50
1,088.60
1,109.70

1,127.60
1,114.90
1,193.50
1,221.50

1,433.30
1,115.40
1,208.20
1,201.50

944.00
948.70
918.50
996.90
969.50
914.80

753.60
777.50
741.20
742.20
896.80
706.70

896.90
917.40
816.00
856.20
824.30
893.00

937.70
974.60
915.40
1,042.60
918.50
955.40

982.60
1,065.80
1,005.00
1,196.60
1,209.50
948.90

944.10
1,077.10
936.60
1,083.50
1,111.30
937.30

Terminated
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

875.10

745.70

830.70

875.80

939.20

941.60

831.90

802.40

828.30

896.90

823.50

818.90

830.10
925.80
974.50

860.60
936.50
878.30

835.20
897.70
954.60

810.40
928.00
980.90

835.10
962.60
1,018.20

892.80
995.00
994.30

693.60
823.70
1,049.60

651.30
702.90
861.50

678.70
790.60
999.40

709.70
822.50
1,075.60

788.30
888.60
1,091.10

750.40
917.80
1,057.90

899.80
954.80
964.40
955.40

754.50
792.20
647.30
791.50

807.00
884.70
845.30
911.30

988.00
930.10
939.70
965.80

1,148.30
968.70
1,066.20
1,046.40

1,021.60
1,007.00
956.00
1,052.10

897.20
896.10
865.80
839.90
879.50
902.10

788.70
767.70
844.60
595.00
699.90
796.90

897.50
860.20
797.70
918.40
727.40
820.70

890.20
927.10
840.30
832.20
951.10
899.60

917.10
974.90
920.00
867.50
899.80
975.60

887.90
1,000.00
888.70
719.00
891.10
937.50

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file and Termination
Supplement file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Carolyn A. Harrison (410) 965-5522 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

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Disabled Workers Who Work
Table 51.
Distribution, by state or other area, 2003
Workers with benefits terminated
because of successful return
to work, calendar year

Workers with benefits withheld
because of substantial work,
December
All workers,
December

Number

Percentage
of all workers

Number

Percentage
of all workers

5,868,541

25,780

0.4

27,926

0.5

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

148,715
8,719
106,001
91,584
500,805

240
54
556
258
2,619

0.2
0.6
0.5
0.3
0.5

331
52
596
307
2,688

0.2
0.6
0.6
0.3
0.5

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

66,080
60,506
17,778
8,963
360,386

403
401
107
27
1,328

0.6
0.7
0.6
0.3
0.4

590
369
128
51
1,570

0.9
0.6
0.7
0.6
0.4

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

179,753
16,744
25,519
202,250
127,447

424
89
78
1,258
556

0.2
0.5
0.3
0.6
0.4

579
70
112
1,326
628

0.3
0.4
0.4
0.7
0.5

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

53,793
47,741
145,116
103,784
41,733

275
296
399
341
270

0.5
0.6
0.3
0.3
0.6

283
247
384
375
281

0.5
0.5
0.3
0.4
0.7

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

80,733
138,588
215,789
80,252
97,461

354
983
927
530
190

0.4
0.7
0.4
0.7
0.2

508
1,169
1,144
610
244

0.6
0.8
0.5
0.8
0.3

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

143,681
18,983
29,638
40,414
28,510

608
70
183
201
269

0.4
0.4
0.6
0.5
0.9

556
86
160
253
228

0.4
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.8

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

140,617
38,332
371,648
225,926
10,073

832
144
2,343
616
45

0.6
0.4
0.6
0.3
0.4

805
188
2,211
783
53

0.6
0.5
0.6
0.3
0.5

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

218,386
78,407
67,580
259,516
26,447

1,194
204
299
1,277
185

0.5
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.7

1,305
264
341
1,110
154

0.6
0.3
0.5
0.4
0.6

State or area
All areas

a

(Continued)

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Disabled Workers Who Work
Table 51.
Distribution, by state or other area, 2003—Continued
Workers with benefits withheld
because of substantial work,
December

Workers with benefits terminated
because of 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

118,734
13,250
164,127
324,308
25,583

205
97
425
1,114
139

0.2
0.7
0.3
0.3
0.5

354
80
520
1,322
134

0.3
0.6
0.3
0.4
0.5

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

14,246
147,946
108,082
72,182
98,234
8,685

130
591
677
183
641
53

0.9
0.4
0.6
0.3
0.7
0.6

112
705
653
130
626
61

0.8
0.5
0.6
0.2
0.6
0.7

Outlying areas
Puerto Rico
Other b

132,648
15,873

80
12

0.1
0.1

71
19

0.1
0.1

State or area

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file and Termination
Supplement file, 100 percent data.
a. Includes beneficiaries with unknown state code.
b. Includes American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Virgin Islands, and foreign countries.
CONTACT: Carolyn A. Harrison (410) 965-5522 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

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