Disabled Beneficiaries and Nondisabled Dependents

Table 1.
Number, selected years 1960–2004
Workers and nondisabled dependents
Children
Spouses under age 18

Adult children of—

Students
aged 18–19

Widow(er)s

Disabled
workers

Retired
workers

152,519
532,197
799,111
1,239,058

...
16,437
75,194
147,253

...
...
49,281
109,511

2,962
8,981
14,295
24,193

53,825
87,122
101,341
118,802

461,878
428,212
365,862
308,059
303,982

1,184,846
1,070,000
894,440
855,560
858,243

140,157
148,879
79,333
50,134
31,875

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

32,883
32,664
30,027
30,209
31,165

140,548
143,633
144,464
148,464
152,667

2,656,638
2,728,463
2,785,859
2,821,070
2,886,590

305,532
300,826
290,888
280,780
269,830

889,730
911,698
912,367
898,980
901,400

22,336
20,245
20,183
24,370
23,330

107,005
106,974
106,282
105,810
102,650

33,078
34,641
35,378
35,520
35,950

157,011
161,755
165,675
170,940
172,650

4,934,370
5,209,600
5,633,130
6,026,460
6,381,470

3,011,130
3,198,610
3,473,330
3,729,330
3,966,590

264,230
263,780
271,510
272,190
270,220

929,720
986,710
1,090,920
1,188,330
1,276,740

23,960
26,380
25,930
29,660
29,910

101,780
115,010
131,620
148,070
161,650

36,990
38,450
41,720
44,920
48,650

174,560
177,740
181,860
185,270
187,630

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

6,674,450
6,906,420
6,998,210
7,192,370
7,391,920

4,186,720
4,386,040
4,505,760
4,697,010
4,873,560

263,130
223,300
207,290
190,120
176,370

1,331,110
1,381,200
1,357,340
1,363,910
1,381,200

29,550
32,820
31,440
30,780
37,020

173,240
182,020
187,220
192,400
197,520

51,790
53,470
53,760
55,690
57,360

188,940
190,050
190,410
189,930
189,820

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

7,550,930
7,790,038
8,109,332
8,490,007
8,854,343

5,035,840
5,268,039
5,539,597
5,868,541
6,197,385

164,850
156,978
151,626
150,889
152,995

1,381,500
1,385,374
1,422,296
1,461,635
1,486,422

35,000
38,839
43,916
46,769
47,551

200,130
204,255
207,365
209,360
210,736

58,090
57,920
59,460
62,450
64,739

191,950
191,817
192,087
191,704
191,274

Year

Total

Workers

1960
1965
1970
1975

788,543
1,928,460
2,970,538
4,799,853

455,371
988,074
1,492,948
2,488,774

76,599
193,362
283,447
452,922

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

5,223,311
5,008,221
4,532,014
4,382,745
4,406,140

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

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

4,507,083
4,613,249
4,676,852
4,709,360
4,774,160

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

SOURCES: Social Security Administration. For years before 2001, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, based on the
Master Beneficiary Record, various sampling rates; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file,
100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

ndisabled Dependents

Adult children of—
Deceased
workers
47,267
102,287
154,921
219,340
276,739
286,724
297,917
309,699
322,541
335,753
348,647
360,220
371,890
381,760
392,000
402,920
416,240
428,690
440,080
449,970
457,520
464,990
472,530
479,070
483,570
486,816
492,985
498,659
503,241

urity Bulletin, based on the
Master Beneficiary Record file,

Disabled Beneficiaries and Nondisabled Dependents
Table 2.
Average monthly benefit, by basis of entitlement, age, and sex, December 2004
Total
Basis of entitlement and age

Number

Male

Average monthly
benefit (dollars)

Number

Female

Average monthly
benefit (dollars)

Number

Workers
Total
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–FRA

6,197,385

894.10

3,373,226

1,002.30

2,824,159

56,628
137,007
220,035
366,275
622,504
857,014
1,068,229
1,353,782
1,434,690
81,221

484.30
588.40
666.90
731.10
787.30
851.30
916.70
972.70
992.60
973.20

33,171
75,628
116,288
196,696
335,816
462,455
573,424
737,303
796,427
46,018

493.90
599.40
682.30
750.40
824.30
917.20
1,018.40
1,117.10
1,168.70
1,147.70

23,457
61,379
103,747
169,579
286,688
394,559
494,805
616,479
638,263
35,203

Spouses of disabled workers
Total

152,995

231.50

4,515

186.10

148,480

Entitlement based on care
of children
Under 30
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–FRA

92,277
5,978
10,939
18,050
21,728
17,672
10,571
7,339

188.00
125.10
133.10
152.80
186.00
213.50
240.80
276.00

1,904
67
134
288
425
436
290
264

149.20
121.30
105.80
123.70
135.00
153.90
178.60
188.60

90,373
5,911
10,805
17,762
21,303
17,236
10,281
7,075

Entitlement based on age
62–64
65 or older

60,718
34,716
26,002

297.60
288.50
309.80

2,611
644
1,967

213.00
175.00
225.40

58,107
34,072
24,035

Children of disabled workers
Total

1,598,712

264.80

838,597

266.20

760,115

1,486,422
117,476
310,183
582,573
476,190

256.60
212.30
221.20
247.10
302.40

773,401
59,922
158,338
301,714
253,427

257.20
212.10
220.60
246.80
303.00

713,021
57,554
151,845
280,859
222,763

Students aged 18–19

47,551

367.30

27,989

370.90

19,562

Disabled aged 18 or older

64,739

376.10

37,207

375.90

27,532

Under age 18
Under 5
5–9
10–14
15–17

Widow(er)s
Total
50–54
55–59
60–FRA

210,736

582.70

7,016

416.60

203,720

27,181
77,839
105,716

592.60
586.70
577.30

1,239
2,919
2,858

425.80
421.80
407.30

25,942
74,920
102,858

Adult children
Total

759,254

587.60

414,697

585.20

344,557

Children of—
Disabled workers
Retired workers
Deceased workers

64,739
191,274
503,241

376.10
500.50
647.90

37,207
106,203
271,287

375.90
497.70
648.20

27,532
85,071
231,954

Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65 or older

72,297
63,001
72,291
89,464
111,566
103,285
79,630
59,213
41,256
67,251

498.90
537.80
573.00
591.50
608.60
619.50
628.50
625.50
621.20
553.80

42,221
35,859
40,687
50,722
63,062
57,627
42,998
30,875
20,828
29,818

498.40
538.90
569.90
589.90
606.40
617.00
627.10
621.00
615.60
552.10

30,076
27,142
31,604
38,742
48,504
45,658
36,632
28,338
20,428
37,433

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

nd Nondisabled Dependents

Female
Average monthly
benefit (dollars)

765.00
470.60
574.70
649.70
708.60
743.90
774.00
798.90
800.00
772.80
745.00

232.90

188.80
125.10
133.50
153.30
187.00
215.00
242.60
279.30
301.40
290.60
316.70

263.10
256.10
212.40
221.90
247.30
301.70
362.00
376.40

588.50
600.60
593.10
582.00

rd file, 100 percent data.

590.40

376.40
504.10
647.50
499.50
536.20
577.00
593.60
611.50
622.60
630.20
630.40
626.90
555.00

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 3.
Number, average, and total monthly benefits, December 1960–2004
Average monthly benefit
(dollars)

Number

Total monthly benefits
(thousands of dollars)

Year

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult
children

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult
children

Workers

Widow(er)s

1960
1961
1962
1963
1964

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

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

...
...
...
...
...

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

89.31
89.59
89.99
90.59
91.12

...
...
...
...
...

44.15
45.28
45.67
46.45
47.35

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

...
...
...
...
...

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

...
...
...
21,563
39,469

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

97.76
98.09
98.43
111.86
112.74

...
...
...
72.25
71.02

51.77
52.42
53.41
61.83
62.79

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

...
...
...
1,558
2,803

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

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

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

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

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

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

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

5,972,468
6,208,847
6,491,494
6,830,714
7,167,375

5,042,333
5,268,039
5,539,597
5,868,541
6,197,385

201,446
204,255
207,365
209,360
210,736

728,689
736,553
744,532
752,813
759,254

786.40
814.40
834.30
861.60
894.10

519.70
536.70
548.10
563.80
582.70

518.30
537.60
550.40
567.00
587.60

3,965,291
4,290,449
4,621,852
5,054,332
5,540,703

104,681
109,622
113,653
118,010
122,795

SOURCES: Social Security Administration. For years before 2000, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, based on the
Master Beneficiary Record, various sampling rates; for 2000, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data; beginning with
2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Beneficiaries

otal monthly benefits
housands of dollars)
Adult
children
4,594
5,625
6,726
7,741
8,690
10,271
11,203
12,266
15,065
16,151
19,807
23,245
30,138
32,044
38,355
44,495
50,488
57,451
64,521
74,682
89,561
103,953
115,773
125,893
136,862
148,245
157,403
170,807
183,897
199,085
217,200
233,395
250,719
267,321
284,141

300,032
316,550
330,227
341,703
357,093
377,650
395,956
409,813
426,780
446,096

rity Bulletin, based on the
ercent data; beginning with

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 4.
Number and average monthly benefit, by sex and age, December 2004
Total

Age

Number

Workers
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Widow(er)s
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Adult children
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

All disabled beneficiaries
Total
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–FRA a

7,167,375

852.50

6,197,385

894.10

210,736

582.70

759,254

128,925
200,008
292,326
455,739
734,070
960,299
1,175,040
1,490,834
1,581,662
148,472

492.50
572.40
643.70
703.70
760.10
826.30
889.70
938.70
955.10
783.20

56,628
137,007
220,035
366,275
622,504
857,014
1,068,229
1,353,782
1,434,690
81,221

484.30
588.40
666.90
731.10
787.30
851.30
916.70
972.70
992.60
973.20

...
...
...
...
...
...
27,181
77,839
105,716
...

...
...
...
...
...
...
592.60
586.70
577.30
...

72,297
63,001
72,291
89,464
111,566
103,285
79,630
59,213
41,256
67,251

Men
Subtotal
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–FRA a

3,794,939

955.60

3,373,226

1,002.30

7,016

416.60

414,697

75,392
111,487
156,975
247,418
398,878
520,082
617,661
771,097
820,113
75,836

496.40
580.00
653.10
717.50
789.90
884.00
990.00
1,094.60
1,152.00
913.50

33,171
75,628
116,288
196,696
335,816
462,455
573,424
737,303
796,427
46,018

493.90
599.40
682.30
750.40
824.30
917.20
1,018.40
1,117.10
1,168.70
1,147.70

...
...
...
...
...
...
1,239
2,919
2,858
...

...
...
...
...
...
...
425.80
421.80
407.30
...

42,221
35,859
40,687
50,722
63,062
57,627
42,998
30,875
20,828
29,818

Women
Subtotal
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–FRA a

3,372,436

736.50

2,824,159

765.00

203,720

588.50

344,557

53,533
88,521
135,351
208,321
335,192
440,217
557,379
719,737
761,549
72,636

486.90
562.90
632.70
687.20
724.80
758.30
778.60
771.80
743.10
647.10

23,457
61,379
103,747
169,579
286,688
394,559
494,805
616,479
638,263
35,203

470.60
574.70
649.70
708.60
743.90
774.00
798.90
800.00
772.80
745.00

...
...
...
...
...
...
25,942
74,920
102,858
...

...
...
...
...
...
...
600.60
593.10
582.00
...

30,076
27,142
31,604
38,742
48,504
45,658
36,632
28,338
20,428
37,433

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age; . . . = not applicable.
a. FRA applies only to workers and widow(er)s. There is no age limit for adult children.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

l Disabled Beneficiaries

Adult children

100 percent data.

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

587.60
498.90
537.80
573.00
591.50
608.60
619.50
628.50
625.50
621.20
553.80

585.20
498.40
538.90
569.90
589.90
606.40
617.00
627.10
621.00
615.60
552.10

590.40
499.50
536.20
577.00
593.60
611.50
622.60
630.20
630.40
626.90
555.00

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 5.
Distribution, by sex and monthly benefit, December 2004
Total
Sex and monthly benefit (dollars)

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

7,167,375

100.0

6,197,385

100.0

210,736

100.0

759,254

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

342,992
353,490
460,794

4.8
4.9
6.4

213,885
229,533
326,476

3.5
3.7
5.3

38,940
23,617
27,788

18.5
11.2
13.2

90,167
100,340
106,530

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

814,090
904,817
809,109
684,474
573,231

11.4
12.6
11.3
9.5
8.0

683,138
768,234
699,230
606,026
513,516

11.0
12.4
11.3
9.8
8.3

26,156
23,202
19,733
15,866
14,199

12.4
11.0
9.4
7.5
6.7

104,796
113,381
90,146
62,582
45,516

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

471,793
374,334
308,057
293,455
254,757

6.6
5.2
4.3
4.1
3.6

432,127
358,063
301,298
290,899
253,887

7.0
5.8
4.9
4.7
4.1

10,731
6,435
2,856
1,037
116

5.1
3.1
1.4
0.5
0.1

28,935
9,836
3,903
1,519
754

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

208,294
156,151
88,107
69,430

2.9
2.2
1.2
1.0

207,957
155,946
87,967
69,203

3.4
2.5
1.4
1.1

22
10
11
17

a
a
a
a

315
195
129
210

All disabled beneficiaries

Average benefit (dollars)
Men

852.50

894.10

582.70

587.60

3,794,939

100.0

3,373,226

100.0

7,016

100.0

414,697

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

126,656
135,977
179,331

3.3
3.6
4.7

72,343
80,754
120,044

2.1
2.4
3.6

2,644
915
1,107

37.7
13.0
15.8

51,669
54,308
58,180

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

317,567
385,200
379,969
349,526
316,348

8.4
10.2
10.0
9.2
8.3

259,822
324,065
330,829
314,978
291,395

7.7
9.6
9.8
9.3
8.6

778
545
378
247
151

11.1
7.8
5.4
3.5
2.2

56,967
60,590
48,762
34,301
24,802

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

283,703
244,875
217,291
220,727
201,140

7.5
6.5
5.7
5.8
5.3

267,677
239,462
215,073
219,895
200,715

7.9
7.1
6.4
6.5
6.0

132
72
37
b
b

1.9
1.0
0.5
b
b

15,894
5,341
2,181
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

169,244
130,208
76,186
60,991

4.5
3.4
2.0
1.6

169,074
130,094
76,117
60,889

5.0
3.9
2.3
1.8

0
b
0
0

0
b
0
0

170
b
69
102

Average benefit (dollars)

955.60

1,002.30

416.60

585.20

Women

3,372,436

100.0

2,824,159

100.0

203,720

100.0

344,557

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

216,336
217,513
281,463

6.4
6.4
8.3

141,542
148,779
206,432

5.0
5.3
7.3

36,296
22,702
26,681

17.8
11.1
13.1

38,498
46,032
48,350

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

496,523
519,617
429,140
334,948
256,883

14.7
15.4
12.7
9.9
7.6

423,316
444,169
368,401
291,048
222,121

15.0
15.7
13.0
10.3
7.9

25,378
22,657
19,355
15,619
14,048

12.5
11.1
9.5
7.7
6.9

47,829
52,791
41,384
28,281
20,714

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

188,090
129,459
90,766
72,728
53,617

5.6
3.8
2.7
2.2
1.6

164,450
118,601
86,225
71,004
53,172

5.8
4.2
3.1
2.5
1.9

10,599
6,363
2,819
b
b

5.2
3.1
1.4
b
b

13,041
4,495
1,722
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

39,050
25,943
11,921
8,439

1.2
0.8
0.4
0.3

38,883
25,852
11,850
8,314

1.4
0.9
0.4
0.3

22
b
11
17

a
b
a
a

145
b
60
108

Average benefit (dollars)

736.50

765.00

588.50

590.40

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Beneficiaries

Adult children
Percent
100.0
11.9
13.2
14.0
13.8
14.9
11.9
8.2
6.0
3.8
1.3
0.5
0.2
0.1
a
a
a
a
587.60
100.0
12.5
13.1
14.0
13.7
14.6
11.8
8.3
6.0
3.8
1.3
0.5
b
b
a
b
a
a
585.20

100.0
11.2
13.4
14.0
13.9
15.3
12.0
8.2
6.0
3.8
1.3
0.5
b
b
a
b
a
a
590.40

00 percent data.

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 6.
Distribution, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2004
Total
Diagnostic group

Number

Workers
Percent

Number

Widow(er)s
Percent

Number

Adult children

Percent

Number

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

7,167,375

100.0

6,197,385

100.0

210,736

100.0

759,254

18,634

0.3

10,392

0.2

261

0.1

7,981

268,859
114,942
286,513

3.8
1.6
4.0

247,559
110,178
271,626

4.0
1.8
4.4

18,477
1,777
5,363

8.8
0.8
2.5

2,823
2,987
9,524

661,285
1,922,097
178,889

9.2
26.8
2.5

310,240
1,765,627
172,844

5.0
28.5
2.8

9,623
48,503
4,269

4.6
23.0
2.0

341,422
107,967
1,776

17,879
624,774
97,551
107,088

0.2
8.7
1.4
1.5

15,596
600,144
94,566
103,427

0.3
9.7
1.5
1.7

360
21,262
2,398
1,866

0.2
10.1
1.1
0.9

1,923
3,368
587
1,795

1,604,595
679,618
206,508
15,702
13,558
348,883

22.4
9.5
2.9
0.2
0.2
4.9

1,540,566
596,369
194,592
14,963
12,038
136,658

24.9
9.6
3.1
0.2
0.2
2.2

59,012
15,064
10,953
484
262
10,802

28.0
7.1
5.2
0.2
0.1
5.1

5,017
68,185
963
255
1,258
201,423

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

3,794,939

100.0

3,373,226

100.0

7,016

100.0

414,697

9,566

0.3

5,390

0.2

10

0.1

4,166

107,616
83,610
197,539

2.8
2.2
5.2

105,959
81,926
190,556

3.1
2.4
5.6

332
94
337

4.7
1.3
4.8

1,325
1,590
6,646

386,238
973,548
84,619

10.2
25.7
2.2

201,209
903,702
83,461

6.0
26.8
2.5

325
1,380
140

4.6
19.7
2.0

184,704
68,466
1,018

8,103
407,046
51,919
63,499

0.2
10.7
1.4
1.7

7,115
404,117
51,490
62,439

0.2
12.0
1.5
1.9

18
1,115
123
129

0.3
15.9
1.8
1.8

970
1,814
306
931

800,300
336,720
98,482
6,243
6,518
173,373

21.1
8.9
2.6
0.2
0.2
4.6

796,382
299,870
97,711
6,126
5,846
69,927

23.6
8.9
2.9
0.2
0.2
2.1

1,763
474
339
14
7
416

25.1
6.8
4.8
0.2
0.1
5.9

2,155
36,376
432
103
665
103,030

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

3,372,436

100.0

2,824,159

100.0

203,720

100.0

344,557

9,068

0.3

5,002

0.2

251

0.1

3,815

161,243
31,332
88,974

4.8
0.9
2.6

141,600
28,252
81,070

5.0
1.0
2.9

18,145
1,683
5,026

8.9
0.8
2.5

1,498
1,397
2,878

275,047
948,549
94,270

8.2
28.1
2.8

109,031
861,925
89,383

3.9
30.5
3.2

9,298
47,123
4,129

4.6
23.1
2.0

156,718
39,501
758

9,776
217,728
45,632
43,589

0.3
6.5
1.4
1.3

8,481
196,027
43,076
40,988

0.3
6.9
1.5
1.5

342
20,147
2,275
1,737

0.2
9.9
1.1
0.9

953
1,554
281
864

804,295
342,898
108,026
9,459
7,040
175,510

23.8
10.2
3.2
0.3
0.2
5.2

744,184
296,499
96,881
8,837
6,192
66,731

26.4
10.5
3.4
0.3
0.2
2.4

57,249
14,590
10,614
470
255
10,386

28.1
7.2
5.2
0.2
0.1
5.1

2,862
31,809
531
152
593
98,393

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Beneficiaries

Adult children
Percent

100.0
1.1
0.4
0.4
1.3
45.0
14.2
0.2
0.3
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.7
9.0
0.1
a
0.2
26.5

100.0
1.0
0.3
0.4
1.6
44.5
16.5
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.5
8.8
0.1
a
0.2
24.8

0 percent data.

84. Many beneficiaries

100.0
1.1
0.4
0.4
0.8
45.5
11.5
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.1
0.3
0.8
9.2
0.2
a
0.2
28.6

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 7.
Average monthly benefit, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2004 (in dollars)
Diagnostic group

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

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

852.50

894.10

582.70

707.80

778.40

597.10

830.30
872.00
906.60

852.70
885.40
923.70

568.50
577.80
564.60

592.10
801.50
1,027.10

610.30
820.00
1,042.00

524.50
600.20
600.60

804.00
1,006.50
935.30
927.80

841.50
1,023.90
946.00
940.50

562.50
580.60
601.70
577.60

934.40
887.10
921.40
855.40
930.00
704.20

949.00
927.00
941.40
869.30
974.30
873.70

582.40
587.30
598.90
586.30
599.70
563.10

Men
Subtotal

955.60

1,002.30

416.60

Congenital anomalies

746.30

844.80

364.70

1,028.00
917.50
974.60

1,035.50
925.30
988.20

415.60
457.80
409.30

610.60
867.00
1,199.40

644.80
888.70
1,207.90

354.80
425.10
435.30

892.20
1,140.10
1,067.40
1,024.60

940.90
1,144.50
1,071.80
1,032.80

346.90
428.60
451.70
449.80

1,100.80
988.80
1,119.00
989.20
1,008.20
746.50

1,103.80
1,037.10
1,123.90
997.80
1,058.40
969.20

414.80
403.50
425.20
394.70
420.90
395.60

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

Women
Subtotal

736.50

765.00

588.50

Congenital anomalies

667.20

706.70

606.40

698.40
750.60
755.80

716.00
769.80
772.10

571.30
584.50
575.00

566.20
734.30
872.50

546.40
748.00
887.00

530.50
605.40
606.30

730.90
756.80
785.10
786.70

758.20
775.20
795.70
799.80

573.80
589.00
609.80
587.10

768.70
787.30
741.30
767.20
857.60
662.50

783.30
815.80
757.30
780.20
894.90
773.70

587.50
593.20
604.40
592.00
604.60
569.80

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

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

All Disabled Beneficiaries

llars)
Adult children

ries
587.60
619.60
580.90
552.00
611.30
577.60
589.70
608.70
544.80
603.90
574.80
559.60
580.00
604.20
555.80
555.40
575.10
596.80

585.20
619.80
579.70
542.90
611.50
573.70
589.70
604.50
545.10
597.20
566.90
552.30
576.40
598.10
553.00
555.60
573.00
596.70

590.40
619.30
581.90
562.30
610.70
582.10
589.70
614.40
544.40
611.80
583.40
567.60
582.70
611.10
558.10
555.20
577.60
596.80

ecord file, 100 percent data.

ecord until 1984. Many beneficiaries

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 8.
Number aged 18–64 as a percentage of the resident population aged 18–64, by state, December 2004
Beneficiaries
State

Resident population a

Number

184,083,421

6,838,148

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

2,837,690
425,319
3,464,503
1,694,973
22,474,379

179,203
10,006
124,731
108,717
594,961

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

2,971,543
2,191,123
527,897
376,805
10,466,288

75,221
71,701
21,505
10,780
415,927

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

5,649,734
792,139
862,156
7,954,855
3,865,264

210,245
20,032
30,096
246,120
153,188

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

1,840,875
1,697,432
2,646,408
2,823,165
845,373

65,071
57,108
173,362
131,908
48,817

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

3,528,507
4,097,973
6,332,586
3,245,499
1,800,530

97,238
163,210
263,081
96,494
116,304

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

3,604,384
592,223
1,080,845
1,469,096
837,834

171,034
21,959
35,408
46,655
33,713

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

5,416,679
1,181,528
12,161,909
5,390,480
402,240

167,528
46,438
444,862
264,082
12,365

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

7,154,883
2,199,243
2,282,408
7,672,780
686,232

268,629
94,842
79,133
317,000
31,016

United States

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

2,652,976
470,516
3,771,620
14,006,633
1,441,214

140,239
15,801
195,240
397,752
30,686

405,738
4,808,006
4,014,623
1,152,359
3,485,472
328,484

16,956
175,800
127,988
87,721
120,189
10,086

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data; U.S.
Census Bureau, 2004 estimates of resident population.
NOTE: Data exclude United States territories and other areas.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2004, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

All Disabled Beneficiaries

ed 18–64, by state, December 2004
Beneficiaries
Percentage of
resident population
3.7
6.3
2.4
3.6
6.4
2.6
2.5
3.3
4.1
2.9
4.0
3.7
2.5
3.5
3.1
4.0
3.5
3.4
6.6
4.7
5.8
2.8
4.0
4.2
3.0
6.5
4.7
3.7
3.3
3.2
4.0
3.1
3.9
3.7
4.9
3.1
3.8
4.3
3.5
4.1
4.5

er Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data; U.S.

Census Bureau.

5.3
3.4
5.2
2.8
2.1
4.2
3.7
3.2
7.6
3.4
3.1

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 9.
Distribution, by state or other area, December 2004
Total
State or area

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

7,167,375

100.0

6,197,385

100.0

210,736

100.0

759,254

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

182,537
10,140
126,600
110,732
605,785

2.5
0.1
1.8
1.5
8.5

158,703
9,150
114,578
97,653
528,609

2.6
0.1
1.8
1.6
8.5

6,689
242
3,111
3,903
13,984

3.2
0.1
1.5
1.9
6.6

17,145
748
8,911
9,176
63,192

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

76,462
73,525
21,926
10,988
423,668

1.1
1.0
0.3
0.2
5.9

68,862
62,517
19,473
9,436
378,099

1.1
1.0
0.3
0.2
6.1

1,751
1,533
510
252
11,500

0.8
0.7
0.2
0.1
5.5

5,849
9,475
1,943
1,300
34,069

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

214,408
20,549
30,714
251,709
156,502

3.0
0.3
0.4
3.5
2.2

186,943
17,740
27,302
212,168
134,461

3.0
0.3
0.4
3.4
2.2

7,216
471
784
7,382
4,875

3.4
0.2
0.4
3.5
2.3

20,249
2,338
2,628
32,159
17,166

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

66,845
58,435
176,630
134,653
49,799

0.9
0.8
2.5
1.9
0.7

56,604
50,782
153,184
110,422
44,038

0.9
0.8
2.5
1.8
0.7

1,656
1,558
7,046
5,836
1,165

0.8
0.7
3.3
2.8
0.6

8,585
6,095
16,400
18,395
4,596

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

99,184
166,687
268,844
98,857
118,519

1.4
2.3
3.8
1.4
1.7

85,926
145,391
227,568
85,488
102,132

1.4
2.3
3.7
1.4
1.6

2,372
3,318
8,043
1,825
4,581

1.1
1.6
3.8
0.9
2.2

10,886
17,978
33,233
11,544
11,806

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

174,543
22,433
36,321
47,388
34,370

2.4
0.3
0.5
0.7
0.5

152,857
19,673
31,282
43,613
30,822

2.5
0.3
0.5
0.7
0.5

5,473
592
822
1,159
738

2.6
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.4

16,213
2,168
4,217
2,616
2,810

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

171,482
47,254
456,303
269,787
12,791

2.4
0.7
6.4
3.8
0.2

147,396
41,660
387,666
237,795
10,478

2.4
0.7
6.3
3.8
0.2

4,137
1,224
12,070
8,499
293

2.0
0.6
5.7
4.0
0.1

19,949
4,370
56,567
23,493
2,020

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

274,906
96,955
80,659
324,929
31,676

3.8
1.4
1.1
4.5
0.4

230,460
84,410
71,398
275,892
27,875

3.7
1.4
1.2
4.5
0.4

9,232
3,309
2,027
9,813
683

4.4
1.6
1.0
4.7
0.3

35,214
9,236
7,234
39,224
3,118

All areas

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

143,104
16,300
199,064
405,629
31,270

2.0
0.2
2.8
5.7
0.4

124,724
13,837
172,989
350,669
27,163

2.0
0.2
2.8
5.7
0.4

5,038
385
7,502
13,680
712

2.4
0.2
3.6
6.5
0.3

13,342
2,078
18,573
41,280
3,395

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

17,320
179,511
130,151
89,720
123,217
10,288

0.2
2.5
1.8
1.3
1.7
0.1

14,992
156,592
115,238
76,039
104,633
9,166

0.2
2.5
1.9
1.2
1.7
0.1

444
5,612
3,061
3,695
2,695
235

0.2
2.7
1.5
1.8
1.3
0.1

1,884
17,307
11,852
9,986
15,889
887

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

1,199
1,219
219
162,612
1,922

a
a
a
2.3
a

1,045
1,055
169
134,694
1,554

a
a
a
2.2
a

53
34
5
5,095
64

a
a
a
2.4
a

101
130
45
22,823
304

18,135

0.3

12,320

0.2

752

0.4

5,063

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Less than 0.05 percent.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Beneficiaries

Adult children
Percent
100.0
2.3
0.1
1.2
1.2
8.3
0.8
1.2
0.3
0.2
4.5
2.7
0.3
0.3
4.2
2.3
1.1
0.8
2.2
2.4
0.6
1.4
2.4
4.4
1.5
1.6
2.1
0.3
0.6
0.3
0.4
2.6
0.6
7.5
3.1
0.3
4.6
1.2
1.0
5.2
0.4

00 percent data.

1.8
0.3
2.4
5.4
0.4
0.2
2.3
1.6
1.3
2.1
0.1

a
a
a
3.0
a
0.7

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 10.
Number, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2004
Diseases of the—

State or area
All areas

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Congenital metabolic
Total anomalies
diseases

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Mental disorders
Injuries

Total

286,513 2,583,382

Retardation

7,167,375

18,634

268,859

114,942

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

182,537
10,140
126,600
110,732
605,785

354
26
272
288
1,611

7,850
302
4,231
4,482
19,540

1,914
120
1,832
1,213
15,183

8,181
487
5,539
4,996
25,391

55,705
3,717
49,817
29,942
233,239

15,772
803
7,440
10,366
41,334

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

76,462
73,525
21,926
10,988
423,668

289
188
63
14
1,153

2,368
2,404
854
372
16,704

1,270
1,191
432
723
12,119

3,767
2,202
865
271
21,406

25,124
31,724
7,354
4,571
140,800

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

214,408
20,549
30,714
251,709
156,502

479
41
97
597
342

9,595
598
1,067
10,305
7,482

4,653
385
256
3,739
1,717

8,455
824
1,449
8,877
5,367

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

66,845
58,435
176,630
134,653
49,799

226
164
364
306
156

2,640
2,714
6,192
5,125
1,520

505
599
1,400
2,121
355

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

99,184
166,687
268,844
98,857
118,519

352
526
681
262
207

3,626
4,209
10,340
2,554
5,486

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

174,543
22,433
36,321
47,388
34,370

511
68
116
150
86

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

171,482
47,254
456,303
269,787
12,791

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

274,906
96,955
80,659
324,929
31,676

Blood and
bloodforming
Other Neoplasms
organs

661,285 1,922,097

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Genitourinary
system

97,551 107,088

Musculoskeletal Nervous
system and
system
connective and sense
tissue
organs
1,604,595

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other

679,618 206,508

15,702

13,558

178,889

17,879

624,774

39,933
2,914
42,377
19,576
191,905

4,075
307
2,897
2,884
15,597

620
26
215
302
1,262

19,228
672
9,037
12,423
42,631

2,353
158
1,939
1,623
9,415

2,727
115
1,768
1,307
10,735

49,171
2,501
28,559
32,754
137,345

15,394
1,121
12,480
10,259
59,367

5,904
265
3,382
4,018
10,936

463
25
262
353
1,155

361
27
351
156
1,398

6,035
7,688
1,917
1,260
27,550

19,089
24,036
5,437
3,311
113,250

2,033
1,862
609
189
11,725

121
171
79
49
1,267

4,402
5,231
1,838
836
40,941

1,214
893
299
86
7,240

1,010
956
412
413
6,356

18,902
13,012
5,454
1,554
91,134

10,186
7,086
2,043
1,102
35,798

2,514
1,805
640
213
12,682

157
169
35
40
1,719

182
114
59
17
839

68,694
8,929
11,480
102,964
57,972

20,340
1,679
2,590
28,057
18,355

48,354
7,250
8,890
74,907
39,617

5,507
560
801
6,604
4,062

847
30
33
753
398

22,651
1,984
2,040
21,945
14,576

2,989
202
429
2,964
2,300

4,291
550
302
4,193
2,164

47,886
3,345
7,344
43,259
29,366

17,917
1,720
3,403
25,548
16,291

7,205
408
872
7,152
5,982

500
50
63
473
255

336
64
61
457
284

2,531
2,682
6,125
5,715
1,841

26,283
21,441
63,493
39,406
20,987

9,262
6,845
16,753
16,271
4,256

17,021
14,596
46,740
23,135
16,731

1,753
1,476
3,547
3,112
1,010

133
130
278
509
56

4,608
4,541
16,235
15,200
3,501

790
806
2,142
1,635
574

782
792
1,569
2,371
341

13,548
11,997
45,641
34,844
11,844

7,185
6,255
13,037
11,599
4,261

2,145
1,972
6,705
3,399
1,293

127
103
318
380
148

112
114
315
265
90

2,516
2,813
2,382
964
1,410

3,969
5,603
9,352
3,894
4,826

34,105
77,436
107,537
46,704
40,643

9,527
13,421
26,182
11,983
11,690

24,578
64,015
81,355
34,721
28,953

3,143
3,912
6,420
2,543
2,787

420
283
651
188
416

9,863
9,977
22,736
6,249
13,945

1,331
2,246
3,056
1,070
1,240

2,383
1,477
3,834
1,082
2,049

18,285
31,462
54,873
16,162
24,564

10,693
15,286
25,566
10,780
9,753

2,801
3,740
7,465
2,053
3,539

218
244
580
156
331

164
365
406
160
250

7,990
653
1,486
1,696
879

2,193
182
385
829
275

7,741
1,197
1,685
2,158
1,258

56,912
7,567
12,253
14,543
15,271

17,397
2,026
4,051
2,223
2,538

39,515
5,541
8,202
12,320
12,733

4,183
530
955
1,216
816

431
27
70
112
47

15,534
1,358
2,916
4,425
2,359

2,670
281
471
898
436

2,179
236
532
705
265

43,133
5,750
8,149
12,246
6,982

16,751
2,738
4,270
4,914
3,407

6,310
770
1,195
1,711
1,020

375
38
59
107
53

305
51
52
114
70

430
153
1,122
619
59

5,365
1,708
14,288
12,852
337

3,251
616
10,722
4,191
78

6,190
2,529
16,321
9,989
568

61,659
15,964
148,628
85,690
5,054

14,082
3,606
39,947
28,165
1,996

47,577
12,358
108,681
57,525
3,058

5,243
957
12,022
7,091
334

520
86
1,255
788
20

16,232
2,857
37,838
29,104
969

2,625
786
5,526
3,878
139

2,986
740
6,390
4,596
156

34,973
12,674
121,313
62,353
2,540

18,157
4,923
40,703
22,488
1,494

4,566
1,344
12,040
9,310
381

371
139
846
652
21

426
119
597
529
19

837
223
230
981
51

10,354
4,285
2,784
12,481
992

2,525
1,103
1,073
3,983
381

8,209
4,043
3,996
13,542
976

123,115
31,017
28,496
110,051
14,064

34,350
9,476
6,824
33,377
3,101

88,765
21,541
21,672
76,674
10,963

6,149
2,311
2,125
8,425
744

579
167
149
724
64

21,796
9,626
5,495
29,853
2,254

2,756
1,445
1,317
4,827
456

3,670
1,276
927
4,398
294

42,840
25,055
19,048
75,525
6,149

24,247
9,472
10,021
32,136
2,765

8,504
3,599
2,176
9,248
814

383
234
162
509
76

338
152
140
887
95

All Disabled Beneficiaries

Unknown
348,883
8,237
271
4,019
3,732
20,980
2,923
4,517
890
538
21,785
12,403
859
1,017
11,879
7,944
3,477
2,649
9,269
8,666
1,822
5,315
7,108
12,965
4,036
7,073
7,325
987
1,727
1,564
1,146
8,488
1,659
26,692
15,657
622
18,604
2,947
2,520
17,359
1,501

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

143,104
16,300
199,064
405,629
31,270

283
70
443
906
149

5,592
434
7,770
19,464
1,093

1,907
165
2,101
8,494
294

5,848
594
6,817
17,939
1,263

47,818
5,976
72,221
122,016
12,730

13,155
2,092
18,544
32,746
3,490

34,663
3,884
53,677
89,270
9,240

3,428
358
4,785
11,130
691

614
24
419
1,017
45

16,107
1,216
19,464
39,954
1,758

1,881
171
2,495
6,322
445

2,663
179
2,820
8,772
413

33,290
3,633
44,597
95,926
6,096

11,988
2,228
15,852
43,633
3,960

5,073
536
7,205
10,752
889

382
31
454
842
58

263
32
328
754
75

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

17,320
179,511
130,151
89,720
123,217
10,288

73
482
385
202
515
40

610
7,154
4,381
3,987
4,405
308

182
2,597
1,912
571
1,168
104

713
6,767
5,190
4,329
4,690
563

7,079
58,935
53,199
27,600
49,581
3,521

1,558
18,786
10,551
10,206
14,075
1,000

5,521
40,149
42,648
17,394
35,506
2,521

410
4,834
3,513
1,815
2,972
230

30
569
280
137
263
19

1,127
17,427
8,271
8,936
8,551
735

227
2,483
2,154
1,100
1,504
142

127
3,305
1,631
664
1,560
124

3,593
43,759
26,859
23,285
23,670
2,427

1,617
16,104
13,778
6,478
14,081
1,312

490
5,781
3,334
3,605
2,904
457

32
372
275
182
208
19

37
333
241
161
211
29

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

1,199
1,219
219
162,612
1,922

a
a
0
272
a

171
18
6
2,471
42

a
13
a
1,581
25

45
58
14
5,760
95

137
335
61
74,898
561

53
123
24
12,219
189

84
212
37
62,679
372

28
41
5
1,735
45

a
a
a
142
13

120
175
42
9,215
220

a
15
a
954
16

25
65
10
1,224
48

442
252
16
39,209
496

120
153
36
13,567
251

34
39
a
3,068
a

21
a
10
416
a

10
15
a
190
a

18,135

110

243

220

811

6,363

1,939

4,424

353

24

1,550

125

129

3,509

1,844

233

42

30

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

5,967
653
11,293
17,708
1,311
973
8,609
4,748
6,668
6,934
258

25
29
7
7,910
69
2,549

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 11.
Percentage distribution, by state or other area and diagnostic group, December 2004
Diseases of the—

State or area
All areas

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Total
Congenital metabolic
Number Percent anomalies
diseases

Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases

Injuries

Blood and
bloodMental disorders
forming
Total Retardation Other Neoplasms
organs

Circulatory Digestive
system
system

Genitourinary
system

Musculoskeletal Nervous
system and
system
connective and sense
tissue
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other

7,167,375

100.0

0.3

3.8

1.6

4.0

36.0

9.2

26.8

2.5

0.2

8.7

1.4

1.5

22.4

9.5

2.9

0.2

0.2

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

182,537
10,140
126,600
110,732
605,785

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3

4.3
3.0
3.3
4.0
3.2

1.0
1.2
1.4
1.1
2.5

4.5
4.8
4.4
4.5
4.2

30.5
36.6
39.4
27.1
38.5

8.6
7.9
5.9
9.4
6.8

21.9
28.7
33.5
17.7
31.7

2.2
3.0
2.3
2.6
2.6

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.2

10.5
6.6
7.1
11.2
7.0

1.3
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.6

1.5
1.1
1.4
1.2
1.8

26.9
24.7
22.6
29.6
22.7

8.4
11.1
9.9
9.3
9.8

3.2
2.6
2.7
3.6
1.8

0.3
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.2

0.2
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.2

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

76,462
73,525
21,926
10,988
423,668

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.3

3.1
3.3
3.9
3.4
3.9

1.7
1.6
2.0
6.6
2.9

4.9
3.0
3.9
2.5
5.1

32.9
43.2
33.5
41.6
33.2

7.9
10.5
8.7
11.5
6.5

25.0
32.7
24.8
30.1
26.7

2.7
2.5
2.8
1.7
2.8

0.2
0.2
0.4
0.4
0.3

5.8
7.1
8.4
7.6
9.7

1.6
1.2
1.4
0.8
1.7

1.3
1.3
1.9
3.8
1.5

24.7
17.7
24.9
14.1
21.5

13.3
9.6
9.3
10.0
8.4

3.3
2.5
2.9
1.9
3.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.4

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

214,408
20,549
30,714
251,709
156,502

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2

4.5
2.9
3.5
4.1
4.8

2.2
1.9
0.8
1.5
1.1

3.9
4.0
4.7
3.5
3.4

32.1
43.5
37.3
40.9
37.0

9.5
8.2
8.4
11.1
11.7

22.6
35.3
28.9
29.8
25.3

2.6
2.7
2.6
2.6
2.6

0.4
0.1
0.1
0.3
0.3

10.6
9.7
6.6
8.7
9.3

1.4
1.0
1.4
1.2
1.5

2.0
2.7
1.0
1.7
1.4

22.3
16.3
23.9
17.2
18.8

8.4
8.4
11.1
10.1
10.4

3.4
2.0
2.8
2.8
3.8

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

66,845
58,435
176,630
134,653
49,799

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.3

3.9
4.6
3.5
3.8
3.1

0.8
1.0
0.8
1.6
0.7

3.8
4.6
3.5
4.2
3.7

39.4
36.7
36.0
29.3
42.1

13.9
11.7
9.5
12.1
8.5

25.5
25.0
26.5
17.2
33.6

2.6
2.5
2.0
2.3
2.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.1

6.9
7.8
9.2
11.3
7.0

1.2
1.4
1.2
1.2
1.2

1.2
1.4
0.9
1.8
0.7

20.3
20.5
25.8
25.9
23.8

10.7
10.7
7.4
8.6
8.6

3.2
3.4
3.8
2.5
2.6

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

99,184
166,687
268,844
98,857
118,519

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.2

3.7
2.5
3.8
2.6
4.6

2.5
1.7
0.9
1.0
1.2

4.0
3.4
3.5
3.9
4.1

34.4
46.5
40.0
47.2
34.3

9.6
8.1
9.7
12.1
9.9

24.8
38.4
30.3
35.1
24.4

3.2
2.3
2.4
2.6
2.4

0.4
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.4

9.9
6.0
8.5
6.3
11.8

1.3
1.3
1.1
1.1
1.0

2.4
0.9
1.4
1.1
1.7

18.4
18.9
20.4
16.3
20.7

10.8
9.2
9.5
10.9
8.2

2.8
2.2
2.8
2.1
3.0

0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.3

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

174,543
22,433
36,321
47,388
34,370

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3

4.6
2.9
4.1
3.6
2.6

1.3
0.8
1.1
1.7
0.8

4.4
5.3
4.6
4.6
3.7

32.6
33.7
33.8
30.7
44.4

10.0
9.0
11.2
4.7
7.4

22.6
24.7
22.6
26.0
37.0

2.4
2.4
2.6
2.6
2.4

0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.1

8.9
6.1
8.0
9.3
6.9

1.5
1.3
1.3
1.9
1.3

1.2
1.1
1.5
1.5
0.8

24.7
25.6
22.4
25.8
20.3

9.6
12.2
11.8
10.4
9.9

3.6
3.4
3.3
3.6
3.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

171,482
47,254
456,303
269,787
12,791

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.5

3.1
3.6
3.1
4.8
2.6

1.9
1.3
2.3
1.6
0.6

3.6
5.4
3.6
3.7
4.4

35.9
33.8
32.6
31.7
39.5

8.2
7.6
8.8
10.4
15.6

27.7
26.2
23.8
21.3
23.9

3.1
2.0
2.6
2.6
2.6

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.2

9.5
6.0
8.3
10.8
7.6

1.5
1.7
1.2
1.4
1.1

1.7
1.6
1.4
1.7
1.2

20.4
26.8
26.6
23.1
19.9

10.6
10.4
8.9
8.3
11.7

2.7
2.8
2.6
3.5
3.0

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.1

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

274,906
96,955
80,659
324,929
31,676

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.2

3.8
4.4
3.5
3.8
3.1

0.9
1.1
1.3
1.2
1.2

3.0
4.2
5.0
4.2
3.1

44.8
32.0
35.4
33.9
44.4

12.5
9.8
8.5
10.3
9.8

32.3
22.2
26.9
23.6
34.6

2.2
2.4
2.6
2.6
2.3

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

7.9
9.9
6.8
9.2
7.1

1.0
1.5
1.6
1.5
1.4

1.3
1.3
1.1
1.4
0.9

15.6
25.8
23.6
23.2
19.4

8.8
9.8
12.4
9.9
8.7

3.1
3.7
2.7
2.8
2.6

0.1
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.1
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3

All Disabled Beneficiaries

Unknown
4.9
4.5
2.7
3.2
3.4
3.5
3.8
6.1
4.1
4.9
5.1
5.8
4.2
3.3
4.7
5.1
5.2
4.5
5.2
6.4
3.7
5.4
4.3
4.8
4.1
6.0
4.2
4.4
4.8
3.3
3.3
4.9
3.5
5.8
5.8
4.9
6.8
3.0
3.1
5.3
4.7

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

143,104
16,300
199,064
405,629
31,270

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.5

3.9
2.7
3.9
4.8
3.5

1.3
1.0
1.1
2.1
0.9

4.1
3.6
3.4
4.4
4.0

33.4
36.6
36.3
30.1
40.7

9.2
12.8
9.3
8.1
11.2

24.2
23.8
27.0
22.0
29.5

2.4
2.2
2.4
2.7
2.2

0.4
0.1
0.2
0.3
0.1

11.3
7.5
9.8
9.8
5.6

1.3
1.0
1.3
1.6
1.4

1.9
1.1
1.4
2.2
1.3

23.3
22.3
22.4
23.6
19.5

8.4
13.7
8.0
10.8
12.7

3.5
3.3
3.6
2.7
2.8

0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

17,320
179,511
130,151
89,720
123,217
10,288

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.4
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.4
0.4

3.5
4.0
3.4
4.4
3.6
3.0

1.1
1.4
1.5
0.6
0.9
1.0

4.1
3.8
4.0
4.8
3.8
5.5

40.9
32.9
40.9
30.8
40.2
34.2

9.0
10.5
8.1
11.4
11.4
9.7

31.9
22.4
32.8
19.4
28.8
24.5

2.4
2.7
2.7
2.0
2.4
2.2

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

6.5
9.7
6.4
10.0
6.9
7.1

1.3
1.4
1.7
1.2
1.2
1.4

0.7
1.8
1.3
0.7
1.3
1.2

20.7
24.4
20.6
26.0
19.2
23.6

9.3
9.0
10.6
7.2
11.4
12.8

2.8
3.2
2.6
4.0
2.4
4.4

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3

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

1,199
1,219
219
162,612
1,922

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

a
a
0
0.2
a

14.3
1.5
2.7
1.5
2.2

a
1.1
a
1.0
1.3

3.8
4.8
6.4
3.5
4.9

11.4
27.5
27.9
46.0
29.2

4.4
10.1
11.0
7.5
9.8

7.0
17.4
16.9
38.5
19.4

2.3
3.4
2.3
1.1
2.3

a
a
a
0.1
0.7

10.0
14.4
19.2
5.7
11.4

a
1.2
a
0.6
0.8

2.1
5.3
4.6
0.8
2.5

36.9
20.7
7.3
24.1
25.8

10.0
12.6
16.4
8.3
13.1

2.8
3.2
a
1.9
a

1.8
a
4.6
0.3
a

0.8
1.2
a
0.1
a

18,135

100.0

0.6

1.3

1.2

4.5

35.1

10.7

24.4

1.9

0.1

8.5

0.7

0.7

19.3

10.2

1.3

0.2

0.2

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

4.2
4.0
5.7
4.4
4.2
5.6
4.8
3.6
7.4
5.6
2.5

2.1
2.4
3.2
4.9
3.6
14.1

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 12.
Number receiving Social Security disability benefits because of blindness or deafness, by state or other
area, December 2004
Blind

Deaf

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

Adult
children

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

102,769

90,425

2,208

10,136

58,994

49,562

1,069

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

2,440
149
1,670
1,462
9,156

2,174
140
1,504
1,288
7,911

61
a
41
30
185

205
a
125
144
1,060

1,404
115
1,037
796
5,019

1,160
104
903
673
4,137

32
a
12
19
60

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

990
1,174
297
174
4,785

890
998
272
158
4,289

16
23
a
a
106

84
153
a
a
390

751
651
171
286
3,913

672
557
149
239
3,314

13
5
a
a
52

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

3,310
293
428
4,016
2,566

2,982
253
388
3,548
2,311

75
a
5
83
44

253
a
35
385
211

1,562
201
196
2,173
1,419

1,255
172
169
1,838
1,233

37
a
5
34
29

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

952
1,023
2,225
2,104
515

830
926
1,888
1,807
456

14
15
68
66
5

108
82
269
231
54

580
586
1,250
1,182
309

512
528
1,019
835
281

7
6
38
47
a

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

1,416
2,657
3,258
1,563
1,936

1,260
2,138
2,771
1,381
1,755

24
45
62
20
37

132
474
425
162
144

1,207
1,204
1,919
1,007
863

1,053
1,023
1,612
912
703

11
17
32
12
27

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

2,510
291
548
754
352

2,238
261
489
673
305

51
9
5
16
8

221
21
54
65
39

1,239
170
317
368
215

1,090
145
297
312
190

16
a
a
7
a

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

2,542
754
5,616
3,663
152

2,267
649
4,857
3,278
130

45
23
103
95
0

230
82
656
290
22

1,462
381
3,798
1,920
86

1,260
321
3,177
1,672
79

21
15
64
37
0

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

4,139
1,601
1,406
4,510
384

3,685
1,437
1,230
3,955
328

103
39
22
92
10

351
125
154
463
46

2,477
851
832
2,424
224

2,105
722
713
2,028
195

60
24
12
52
a

State or area
All areas

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

2,550
240
3,092
7,723
584

2,260
208
2,763
6,968
517

84
a
76
164
5

206
a
253
591
62

923
152
1,439
4,141
356

756
137
1,216
3,522
322

16
a
35
58
7

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

177
2,226
1,642
948
1,512
123

154
1,961
1,437
810
1,321
113

a
56
28
26
23
a

a
209
177
112
168
a

124
1,209
1,134
526
1,039
65

112
1,036
965
424
914
60

a
26
22
13
14
0

Outlying areas
Puerto Rico
Other b

1,786
100

1,509
88

63
a

214
a

1,132
60

629
44

31
a

285

216

12

57

129

66

12

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.
b. Includes American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and Virgin Islands.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Beneficiaries
by state or other

Deaf
Adult
children
8,363
212
a
122
104
822
66
89
a
a
547
270
a
22
301
157
61
52
193
300
a
143
164
275
83
133
133
a
a
49
a
181
45
557
211
7
312
105
107
344
a

0 percent data.

984. Many beneficiaries

151
a
188
561
27
a
147
147
89
111
5

472
a
51

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 13.
Total monthly benefits, by state or other area, December 2004 (in thousands of dollars)
State or area

Total

Workers

Widow(er)s

6,109,593

5,540,703

122,795

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

150,509
8,686
113,220
89,915
530,254

137,693
8,093
105,941
83,102
483,141

3,647
156
1,889
2,049
8,815

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

65,599
65,284
19,714
8,375
363,741

61,047
58,205
18,190
7,564
337,368

1,038
881
295
138
6,404

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

179,208
18,066
25,893
220,354
134,400

164,363
16,382
23,845
195,324
120,491

3,805
297
494
4,551
2,963

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

54,592
48,632
147,454
111,699
39,377

48,368
43,988
134,627
98,286
36,201

954
901
4,184
3,601
641

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

87,510
141,452
243,545
83,624
93,972

79,290
128,600
216,326
75,484
85,770

1,459
1,941
5,325
1,070
2,418

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

146,044
18,643
29,328
43,774
29,969

133,483
16,998
26,383
41,386
27,826

3,070
345
452
725
403

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

158,955
39,044
408,603
224,250
9,991

143,382
36,006
365,747
207,350
8,681

2,461
735
7,174
4,163
162

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

230,171
81,076
69,880
280,324
26,358

202,387
73,956
64,075
249,941
24,129

5,841
1,909
1,265
6,048
372

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

120,279
12,702
162,630
342,102
26,495

110,484
11,346
148,522
310,886
23,960

2,537
213
4,003
8,080
442

All areas

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

13,998
153,867
113,770
79,350
104,811
8,871

12,680
140,886
104,294
71,470
93,234
8,178

236
3,220
1,936
2,396
1,592
136

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

778
890
113
113,618
1,589

712
821
96
102,680
1,399

24
18
3
2,441
40

12,242

9,637

438

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: Unnegotiated checks not deducted.
Data exclude lump-sum death payments.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

All Disabled Beneficiaries
of dollars)
Adult children
446,096
9,169
437
5,390
4,764
38,298
3,514
6,199
1,229
674
19,969
11,040
1,388
1,553
20,479
10,946
5,270
3,743
8,642
9,812
2,535
6,761
10,911
21,894
7,070
5,784
9,492
1,300
2,493
1,663
1,741
13,112
2,303
35,682
12,737
1,148
21,943
5,212
4,540
24,335
1,857
7,258
1,143
10,105
23,136
2,094

Record file, 100 percent data.

1,082
9,762
7,541
5,484
9,984
556

41
52
14
8,496
150
2,167

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 14.
Number, by type of representative payee, December 2004
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

7,167,375

6,197,385

210,736

5,827,590

5,464,905

196,882

454,085
143,053
48,836
257,197
131,609
98,956
92,133
10,552
4,356
99,008

213,899
142,260
41,149
130,906
54,331
27,290
43,982
6,524
3,071
69,068

534
83
6,243
3,177
1,506
307
636
138
44
1,186

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

All Disabled Beneficiaries

cord file, 100 percent data.

Adult children
759,254
165,803

239,652
710
1,444
123,114
75,772
71,359
47,515
3,890
1,241
28,754

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 15.
Representative payment, by sex and diagnostic group, December 2004
Workers

Diagnostic group

Total

Number
with
payee

Widow(er)s
Percentage with
payee

Total

Number
with
payee

Adult children
Percentage with
payee

Total

Number
with
payee

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

6,197,385

732,480

11.8

210,736

13,854

6.6

759,254

593,451

10,392

1,337

12.9

261

6

2.3

7,981

5,408

247,559
110,178
271,626

4,062
3,438
23,821

1.6
3.1
8.8

18,477
1,777
5,363

283
55
155

1.5
3.1
2.9

2,823
2,987
9,524

746
1,664
3,753

310,240
1,765,627
172,844

170,546
429,896
2,734

55.0
24.3
1.6

9,623
48,503
4,269

2,562
7,820
70

26.6
16.1
1.6

341,422
107,967
1,776

301,171
69,609
975

15,596
600,144
94,566
103,427

337
29,949
2,624
1,252

2.2
5.0
2.8
1.2

360
21,262
2,398
1,866

9
803
51
38

2.5
3.8
2.1
2.0

1,923
3,368
587
1,795

329
1,642
113
367

1,540,566

15,662

1.0

59,012

540

0.9

5,017

1,030

596,369
194,592
14,963
12,038
136,658

27,804
2,380
200
520
15,918

4.7
1.2
1.3
4.3
11.6

15,064
10,953
484
262
10,802

611
135
a
a
707

4.1
1.2
a
a
6.5

68,185
963
255
1,258
201,423

35,604
301
45
808
169,886

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

3,373,226

483,544

14.3

7,016

544

7.8

414,697

331,259

5,390

779

14.5

10

0

0

4,166

2,917

105,959
81,926
190,556

2,337
2,754
18,272

2.2
3.4
9.6

332
94
337

12
a
17

3.6
a
5.0

1,325
1,590
6,646

405
933
2,587

201,209
903,702
83,461

113,894
280,079
1,654

56.6
31.0
2.0

325
1,380
140

84
271
6

25.8
19.6
4.3

184,704
68,466
1,018

166,167
47,044
575

7,115
404,117
51,490
62,439

205
19,566
1,985
842

2.9
4.8
3.9
1.3

18
1,115
123
129

0
43
5
a

0
3.9
4.1
a

970
1,814
306
931

194
930
70
199

796,382

10,373

1.3

1,763

28

1.6

2,155

567

299,870
97,711
6,126
5,846
69,927

17,340
1,574
115
376
11,399

5.8
1.6
1.9
6.4
16.3

474
339
14
7
416

27
13
0
0
33

5.7
3.8
0
0
7.9

36,376
432
103
665
103,030

19,651
168
25
452
88,375

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

2,824,159

248,936

8.8

203,720

13,310

6.5

344,557

262,192

5,002

558

11.2

251

6

2.4

3,815

2,491

141,600
28,252
81,070

1,725
684
5,549

1.2
2.4
6.8

18,145
1,683
5,026

271
a
138

1.5
a
2.7

1,498
1,397
2,878

341
731
1,166

109,031
861,925
89,383

56,652
149,817
1,080

52.0
17.4
1.2

9,298
47,123
4,129

2,478
7,549
64

26.7
16.0
1.6

156,718
39,501
758

135,004
22,565
400

8,481
196,027
43,076
40,988

132
10,383
639
410

1.6
5.3
1.5
1.0

342
20,147
2,275
1,737

9
760
46
a

2.6
3.8
2.0
a

953
1,554
281
864

135
712
43
168

744,184

5,289

0.7

57,249

512

0.9

2,862

463

296,499
96,881
8,837
6,192
66,731

10,464
806
85
144
4,519

3.5
0.8
1.0
2.3
6.8

14,590
10,614
470
255
10,386

584
122
a
a
674

4.0
1.1
a
a
6.5

31,809
531
152
593
98,393

15,953
133
20
356
81,511

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

sabled Beneficiaries

Adult children
Percentage with
payee

78.2
67.8
26.4
55.7
39.4
88.2
64.5
54.9
17.1
48.8
19.3
20.4
20.5
52.2
31.3
17.6
64.2
84.3

79.9
70.0
30.6
58.7
38.9
90.0
68.7
56.5
20.0
51.3
22.9
21.4
26.3
54.0
38.9
24.3
68.0
85.8

percent data.

4. Many beneficiaries

76.1
65.3
22.8
52.3
40.5
86.1
57.1
52.8
14.2
45.8
15.3
19.4
16.2
50.2
25.0
13.2
60.0
82.8

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 16.
Percentage distribution of disabled workers, by state or other area and monthly benefit, December 2004
Percentage distribution by dollar amount of monthly benefit
Number

Total

Less than
400.00

400.00–
599.90

600.00–
799.90

6,197,385

100.0

7.2

16.3

23.7

18.1

12.8

22.1

894.10

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

158,703
9,150
114,578
97,653
528,609

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.0
8.5
6.0
7.1
8.0

17.2
17.4
14.6
17.2
15.9

25.7
23.4
22.9
25.8
21.7

18.8
16.7
18.4
20.2
16.8

12.2
12.1
13.7
13.3
12.6

19.1
21.9
24.4
16.5
25.0

867.70
884.60
924.70
851.10
914.10

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

68,862
62,517
19,473
9,436
378,099

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.8
5.5
5.9
8.8
6.4

17.1
14.7
14.4
20.4
16.3

23.7
23.1
22.9
27.7
24.3

18.2
18.5
17.8
19.6
18.6

12.9
13.3
13.7
10.6
13.0

21.2
24.9
25.3
12.9
21.3

886.60
931.10
934.20
801.60
892.40

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

186,943
17,740
27,302
212,168
134,461

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.2
5.7
8.1
6.9
7.4

16.0
15.3
17.7
15.4
16.3

25.4
22.3
23.3
22.3
23.2

20.1
18.5
17.3
17.5
18.0

13.4
14.3
13.0
12.9
12.7

19.0
23.9
20.7
25.0
22.4

879.30
923.50
873.50
920.70
896.20

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

56,604
50,782
153,184
110,422
44,038

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

8.9
7.6
8.4
8.5
8.2

18.1
17.7
17.3
16.7
19.3

24.1
24.1
23.1
22.9
27.0

17.3
18.3
17.3
16.5
18.9

12.2
13.1
12.2
12.0
11.9

19.3
19.2
21.7
23.3
14.7

854.60
866.30
879.00
890.20
822.10

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

85,926
145,391
227,568
85,488
102,132

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

6.3
6.2
7.5
7.5
7.1

14.8
16.7
15.1
17.2
17.8

22.8
25.3
20.4
24.1
27.6

18.3
19.0
15.4
17.9
19.4

13.7
12.4
12.2
12.0
12.2

24.2
20.4
29.4
21.4
15.9

922.90
884.60
950.70
883.10
839.90

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

152,857
19,673
31,282
43,613
30,822

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.5
7.7
8.1
5.0
5.3

17.2
18.4
18.6
13.4
14.8

24.4
23.6
25.4
22.6
25.1

18.2
17.8
18.2
18.8
20.2

12.5
12.6
12.6
14.1
13.9

20.1
20.0
17.2
26.1
20.8

873.40
864.20
843.50
949.10
902.90

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

147,396
41,660
387,666
237,795
10,478

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.2
8.1
6.7
5.9
8.8

13.6
17.3
15.1
15.5
19.7

21.3
24.2
21.3
25.8
25.2

17.6
18.5
16.9
21.4
17.9

13.2
12.7
12.7
13.8
11.9

29.1
19.2
27.3
17.4
16.6

972.90
864.40
943.60
872.10
828.60

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

230,460
84,410
71,398
275,892
27,875

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

9.2
7.9
7.2
7.4
6.6

17.8
16.8
17.0
15.5
17.5

22.1
23.3
22.9
22.5
26.2

16.1
17.9
17.2
17.7
18.8

12.0
13.6
12.6
13.2
12.1

22.6
20.6
23.1
23.6
18.8

878.30
876.30
897.50
906.00
865.70

State or area
All areas

800.00– 1,000.00– 1,200.00–
999.90 1,199.90
or more

Monthly benefit
(dollars)
Average

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

124,724
13,837
172,989
350,669
27,163

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.6
9.4
6.8
7.7
7.9

14.8
19.7
17.2
16.1
18.4

25.2
25.4
26.2
23.5
23.4

21.4
17.8
19.5
18.4
16.3

14.3
12.2
12.8
13.1
11.7

18.7
15.5
17.6
21.2
22.3

885.90
820.10
858.60
886.70
882.20

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

14,992
156,592
115,238
76,039
104,633
9,166

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.5
6.6
7.4
8.3
7.8
7.8

17.8
15.4
16.7
14.8
16.9
17.9

25.8
23.7
22.9
19.9
23.0
23.0

19.7
19.0
16.9
15.8
17.2
16.1

12.8
13.4
12.3
12.7
12.5
11.8

16.3
21.9
23.9
28.5
22.6
23.4

845.90
899.80
905.10
940.00
891.20
892.30

Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam

1,045
1,055

100.0
100.0

14.7
13.9

26.0
17.7

30.0
26.4

16.8
17.5

a
12.1

a
12.2

681.90
778.00

Northern Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

169
134,694
1,554

100.0
100.0
100.0

24.9
6.1
5.9

37.3
21.4
14.2

24.3
36.5
24.6

7.1
19.1
20.1

a
9.0
14.5

a
8.0
20.6

569.10
762.50
900.40

12,320

100.0

17.1

16.1

21.9

17.0

11.9

16.0

782.30

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

sabled Beneficiaries
December 2004
Monthly benefit
(dollars)
Median
830.40
799.20
805.60
864.00
799.00
847.00
822.00
865.20
871.20
741.00
827.20
821.20
869.00
810.00
855.00
831.00
789.00
804.20
812.00
818.20
762.00
862.20
815.00
885.00
812.00
779.00
807.20
802.20
781.00
889.20
844.00
906.20
803.20
874.20
821.20
762.20
807.20
819.20
829.00
845.00
797.00

836.00
758.20
798.20
825.20
803.20
790.00
840.00
831.00
883.00
823.20
814.20

647.20
732.00
542.00
712.20
841.60
748.60
percent data.

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 17.
Percentage distribution of disabled widow(er)s, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2004
Percentage distribution by dollar amount of monthly benefit

State or area

Monthly benefit
Less
(dollars)
than 200.00– 300.00– 400.00– 500.00– 600.00– 700.00– 800.00– 900.00
200.00 299.90 399.90 499.90 599.90 699.90 799.90 899.90 or more Average

Number

Total

210,736

100.0

9.6

8.9

11.2

13.2

12.4

11.0

9.4

7.5

16.8

582.70

6,689
242
3,111
3,903
13,984

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

11.5
6.2
8.2
12.8
7.1

9.8
9.5
8.6
11.1
7.5

11.6
6.2
10.8
11.7
10.1

14.0
13.2
12.5
13.6
13.1

12.8
14.0
12.5
13.7
11.7

11.9
8.7
10.3
11.5
10.4

9.4
10.3
9.9
8.0
10.0

6.8
9.1
8.3
6.2
8.4

12.2
22.7
19.0
11.4
21.7

545.20
643.20
607.30
525.10
630.40

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware

1,751
1,533
510

100.0
100.0
100.0

8.2
8.4
10.0

8.7
8.7
7.3

10.8
13.0
12.9

14.5
16.2
14.9

11.7
11.7
13.1

10.3
11.3
8.6

10.3
8.3
10.2

8.1
6.5
6.7

17.4
15.9
16.3

593.00
574.70
578.20

District of
Columbia
Florida

252
11,500

100.0
100.0

8.7
10.8

7.5
9.9

17.1
12.1

15.5
13.6

12.3
12.5

14.3
11.0

7.1
8.8

5.6
7.0

11.9
14.4

545.80
556.90

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

7,216
471
784
7,382
4,875

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

13.1
6.4
6.4
8.1
8.8

10.4
7.2
7.7
7.9
8.2

12.5
11.5
10.6
10.3
10.3

14.2
11.5
10.7
12.7
12.3

12.8
13.6
12.4
11.7
11.8

10.3
10.8
12.6
11.1
11.1

8.8
9.8
9.7
9.5
9.4

6.1
8.3
10.1
8.3
8.5

11.8
21.0
19.9
20.5
19.6

527.40
630.00
630.30
616.50
607.80

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

1,656
1,558
7,046
5,836
1,165

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

8.0
9.1
8.4
7.5
10.6

9.2
9.2
8.1
6.5
8.9

11.7
11.4
11.3
10.6
13.6

12.6
13.2
12.8
13.3
13.7

14.1
12.9
12.8
13.5
12.9

12.4
10.8
11.9
11.5
10.4

10.0
10.3
9.8
8.9
9.9

8.0
8.2
7.6
8.8
7.6

14.0
15.1
17.3
19.6
12.4

576.20
578.20
593.90
617.20
550.30

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

2,372
3,318
8,043
1,825
4,581

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.9
7.9
6.9
9.1
12.0

7.6
8.7
6.8
8.3
10.8

9.9
12.1
8.9
11.9
12.4

12.2
14.8
11.5
12.1
14.5

12.6
12.3
10.9
12.9
13.4

12.0
11.6
10.6
12.1
11.0

9.8
9.7
10.0
10.0
8.5

8.2
6.6
8.2
6.6
5.4

19.7
16.3
26.2
17.0
11.9

615.00
585.00
662.10
586.40
527.90

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,473
592
822
1,159
738

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

11.1
6.4
10.2
8.1
12.7

9.4
10.3
10.8
8.0
11.1

11.6
13.7
14.2
11.0
12.5

13.8
15.7
12.3
12.1
12.3

12.0
10.3
9.9
9.9
11.7

10.6
10.0
11.6
10.7
9.3

9.6
9.5
9.0
10.2
8.1

7.0
7.1
8.4
8.9
7.7

14.9
17.1
13.6
21.1
14.5

560.90
582.90
550.30
625.40
546.10

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

4,137
1,224
12,070
8,499
293

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

10.3
7.0
9.0
16.5
9.6

8.0
8.7
8.0
12.5
9.9

11.4
10.4
11.3
12.8
12.3

12.5
13.4
13.6
13.5
12.3

12.2
13.9
12.1
12.6
13.3

10.6
12.0
11.0
9.5
14.7

9.2
9.9
9.8
7.5
8.2

6.7
7.4
7.4
5.7
8.2

19.2
17.2
17.9
9.5
11.6

594.80
600.80
594.40
489.80
553.50

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

9,232
3,309
2,027
9,813
683

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.4
9.9
7.4
7.6
11.3

6.8
8.6
7.4
8.0
10.7

10.3
11.4
10.3
10.0
11.9

11.8
14.0
12.5
12.0
13.9

11.5
12.3
11.7
12.4
12.2

10.7
10.4
10.3
11.3
10.0

10.6
9.7
10.1
10.1
8.9

9.0
7.7
9.3
9.1
8.8

21.9
16.0
21.2
19.4
12.4

632.70
576.90
624.10
616.40
544.60

All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

5,038
385
7,502
13,680
712

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

15.3
9.6
12.5
8.9
7.2

11.3
10.9
10.8
8.8
8.0

12.5
12.2
11.8
10.9
10.8

12.5
13.2
13.2
13.0
13.9

13.6
14.8
12.7
12.6
12.1

10.8
11.2
11.3
11.3
9.8

7.8
8.3
8.9
9.4
10.1

5.9
5.7
6.9
7.9
6.9

10.2
14.0
11.9
17.3
21.2

503.60
552.20
533.60
590.70
620.50

444
5,612
3,061
3,695
2,695
235

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

10.8
10.8
6.5
5.8
9.6
8.1

12.6
8.7
7.5
6.7
8.6
6.8

10.4
11.4
10.8
9.0
9.7
11.9

14.0
13.3
11.3
11.9
12.6
18.3

14.0
11.9
11.6
12.0
12.9
9.8

12.4
11.1
12.4
12.5
12.2
14.9

8.3
9.1
10.1
10.5
8.8
8.5

6.3
7.4
8.2
9.4
8.1
6.0

11.3
16.2
21.5
22.1
17.4
15.7

531.70
573.80
632.40
648.60
590.70
580.50

53
34

100.0
100.0

15.1
a

9.4
a

17.0
a

17.0
26.5

15.1
a

11.3
a

a
0

a
a

a
a

458.40
518.00

Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

5
5,095
64

100.0
100.0
100.0

0
11.2
a

a
13.5
a

a
14.5
a

0
17.9
18.8

a
14.7
18.8

0
10.4
a

0
7.4
a

0
4.5
10.9

a
5.8
12.5

514.80
479.30
624.70

Foreign countries

752

100.0

8.1

5.7

10.8

16.1

16.2

10.8

10.8

8.5

13.0

582.40

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

sabled Beneficiaries

t,

Monthly benefit
(dollars)
Median
558.20
523.00
609.50
577.00
505.00
604.00
569.00
534.00
540.50
512.50
527.00
498.00
597.20
610.10
593.00
588.00
560.50
553.10
573.00
590.00
521.00
597.00
547.00
648.20
558.00
501.00
531.00
533.00
514.50
606.00
507.50
561.00
573.00
564.00
460.00
539.00
616.60
546.00
606.00
599.00
516.00

percent data.

484.00
529.00
511.00
567.20
580.00
512.00
550.00
616.00
634.00
570.00
565.00

436.00
462.60

379.00
454.20
598.20
562.00

All Disabled Beneficiaries
Table 18.
Percentage distribution of disabled adult children, by state or other area and monthly benefit,
December 2004
Percentage distribution by dollar amount of monthly benefit

State or area

Monthly benefit
Less
(dollars)
than 200.00– 300.00– 400.00– 500.00– 600.00– 700.00– 800.00– 900.00
200.00 299.90 399.90 499.90 599.90 699.90 799.90 899.90 or more Average

Number

Total

759,254

100.0

5.9

6.0

13.2

14.0

13.8

14.9

11.9

8.2

12.0

587.60

17,145
748
8,911
9,176
63,192

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

7.1
7.1
5.8
7.9
5.9

7.4
7.8
5.9
7.4
5.8

17.4
13.1
11.1
17.7
11.4

16.6
13.5
13.6
17.7
12.9

14.4
12.0
13.2
15.0
13.6

13.1
13.8
15.1
13.0
15.1

9.6
11.2
12.9
9.3
12.7

6.3
7.5
8.6
5.5
8.8

8.0
14.0
13.8
6.5
13.8

534.80
584.50
604.90
519.20
606.10

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware

5,849
9,475
1,943

100.0
100.0
100.0

5.6
4.1
3.1

5.5
4.3
3.5

11.7
8.9
11.0

13.9
10.2
12.7

13.9
12.6
14.3

15.3
17.6
18.3

12.3
14.9
12.6

8.9
10.4
9.7

13.0
17.0
14.8

600.70
654.20
632.80

District of
Columbia
Florida

1,300
34,069

100.0
100.0

7.8
6.1

7.5
6.0

18.6
12.1

18.4
14.4

14.2
14.6

12.2
15.2

9.5
12.1

5.2
8.0

6.6
11.5

518.70
586.20

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

20,249
2,338
2,628
32,159
17,166

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.9
4.5
6.1
4.4
3.6

6.6
5.3
5.3
4.7
4.1

17.6
13.4
11.1
10.2
9.6

17.0
13.0
13.9
11.9
12.0

15.1
15.5
16.1
12.9
13.8

13.3
16.4
15.8
16.3
17.7

9.7
12.6
12.9
13.4
14.2

6.3
8.9
7.5
10.1
10.0

8.5
10.3
11.4
16.1
15.0

545.30
593.70
591.10
636.90
637.70

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

8,585
6,095
16,400
18,395
4,596

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.2
4.0
8.0
8.6
7.5

4.5
4.6
8.3
8.4
5.9

10.2
11.1
17.8
16.4
13.0

14.7
14.0
16.4
16.3
16.8

15.0
14.9
13.2
13.5
15.8

16.7
16.1
12.6
12.4
14.7

12.8
13.4
9.5
8.8
11.7

9.7
9.6
6.0
6.2
6.9

12.4
12.3
8.1
9.5
7.6

613.90
614.10
527.00
533.40
551.60

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

10,886
17,978
33,233
11,544
11,806

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.8
5.7
3.8
4.4
9.0

4.7
5.6
3.8
4.3
9.9

11.8
11.5
8.4
11.7
21.5

12.9
12.8
10.7
14.1
17.0

14.6
13.7
12.8
13.8
13.6

15.7
15.1
16.5
16.5
10.8

13.2
12.9
15.3
12.9
7.2

8.5
9.5
10.9
9.4
4.9

14.7
13.2
17.9
12.8
6.1

621.10
606.90
658.90
612.50
489.90

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

16,213
2,168
4,217
2,616
2,810

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.9
4.0
4.8
4.5
4.7

5.5
4.8
4.9
5.1
4.3

13.1
11.9
12.4
10.0
9.5

14.8
15.6
15.2
12.4
13.6

14.2
15.0
16.1
13.4
14.6

14.9
16.1
15.8
14.8
16.1

12.1
12.5
11.9
13.1
15.3

8.1
8.9
7.8
9.9
9.7

11.5
11.3
11.2
17.0
12.2

585.50
599.80
591.20
635.80
619.50

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

19,949
4,370
56,567
23,493
2,020

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.7
8.8
4.2
5.6
4.9

4.0
8.3
4.5
6.6
5.6

9.4
16.7
10.5
17.6
14.2

10.7
15.7
12.4
17.4
17.1

12.9
14.6
13.4
15.4
15.5

16.5
12.5
16.5
13.5
16.7

14.6
8.8
13.9
10.1
9.9

10.8
6.4
10.0
6.2
7.4

17.5
8.3
14.6
7.6
8.8

657.30
527.10
630.80
542.20
568.40

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

35,214
9,236
7,234
39,224
3,118

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.6
5.9
4.6
4.7
5.4

4.8
6.2
4.6
4.5
6.1

10.7
15.1
9.4
10.1
12.1

12.2
15.7
12.3
12.8
13.3

13.6
14.9
13.8
14.1
14.2

16.4
14.1
17.4
17.4
16.1

13.2
11.2
13.2
13.4
11.5

9.7
7.3
10.5
9.3
9.5

14.7
9.7
14.1
13.7
11.8

623.20
564.40
627.60
620.40
595.70

All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

13,342
2,078
18,573
41,280
3,395

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.5
5.9
6.2
7.0
5.2

6.7
5.8
6.5
7.0
5.2

16.8
15.4
17.5
15.2
9.7

17.6
18.1
16.7
15.4
13.0

15.6
15.7
14.9
14.1
14.0

13.7
14.1
13.8
13.4
17.1

9.9
10.8
9.6
10.2
13.3

6.6
6.2
6.4
7.1
8.9

7.7
8.0
8.3
10.7
13.5

544.10
550.30
544.10
560.50
616.70

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

1,884
17,307
11,852
9,986
15,889
887

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

5.0
5.7
4.4
7.1
4.0
4.4

5.1
6.1
4.6
6.7
4.1
4.3

13.2
15.5
9.8
15.5
9.9
9.5

15.4
16.1
11.8
15.7
12.6
15.7

18.1
14.5
13.2
14.2
13.8
14.3

14.5
14.5
16.1
15.6
17.9
15.2

12.5
10.6
14.3
10.2
14.0
12.5

7.2
7.2
10.4
6.5
9.8
7.8

8.9
9.7
15.4
8.7
13.9
16.3

574.50
564.10
636.30
549.30
628.40
627.20

101
130

100.0
100.0

11.9
20.8

18.8
14.6

a
24.6

16.8
15.4

15.8
a

a
5.4

a
a

a
a

a
6.2

410.00
401.20

Northern
Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

45
22,823
304

100.0
100.0
100.0

40.0
17.1
7.6

22.2
16.6
7.9

a
29.8
18.1

13.3
16.7
21.7

a
8.8
17.1

a
5.2
12.5

a
2.9
8.2

a
1.6
a

a
1.3
a

312.60
372.40
493.50

Foreign countries

5,063

100.0

17.3

13.6

19.5

15.0

11.4

10.4

5.9

2.9

4.0

427.90

Outlying areas
American
Samoa
Guam

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

sabled Beneficiaries

nefit,

Monthly benefit
(dollars)
Median
579.10
510.00
572.50
602.20
495.00
602.00
595.00
662.00
633.20
491.00
577.00
519.20
590.10
584.50
640.00
644.00
607.00
611.00
497.00
502.00
538.00
616.20
605.00
668.00
612.00
454.00
576.00
595.00
578.20
633.20
625.00
662.00
504.00
633.20
515.20
552.00
628.00
545.00
633.00
624.00
592.00

percent data.

517.10
526.10
520.00
537.00
619.20
565.00
544.20
644.00
536.00
636.00
612.00

388.00
355.70

260.00
347.00
480.10
396.00

Disabled Workers
Table 19.
Percentage distribution, by sex and age, December 1960–2004
Percentage distribution
Year

Number
(thousands)

Total,
all ages Under 30

30–34

35–39 a

40–44

45–49

50–54

55–59

60–FRA

All disabled workers
1996
1997
1998
1999

4,400
4,508
4,699
4,879

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.6
3.2
3.0
2.8

5.6
5.1
4.8
4.4

9.0
8.6
8.3
8.0

11.6
11.6
11.6
11.5

13.8
13.7
13.8
14.0

15.5
16.1
16.5
17.0

18.6
19.2
19.7
20.0

22.4
22.4
22.4
22.3

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

5,042
5,268
5,540
5,869
6,197

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

2.7
2.8
3.0
3.1
3.1

4.1
4.0
3.8
3.7
3.6

7.6
7.2
6.7
6.3
5.9

11.4
11.1
10.8
10.4
10.0

14.1
14.1
14.1
14.0
13.8

17.6
17.7
17.5
17.3
17.2

20.3
20.7
21.3
21.5
21.8

22.3
22.4
22.7
23.7
24.5

Men
1960
1965
1970
1975

356
734
1,069
1,711

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.5
1.0
3.3
4.6

a
a
a
a

3.3
7.5
6.8
7.5

3.0
7.6
6.9
6.2

4.9
10.4
10.9
9.7

16.6
15.4
15.2
15.8

26.7
24.7
23.2
23.2

44.9
33.3
33.7
33.0

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

1,928
-1,746
1,731
1,748

100.0
-100.0
100.0
100.0

4.1
-4.0
4.2
4.4

a
-a
a
a

9.6
-9.7
10.4
11.3

6.0
-5.8
6.3
6.8

8.9
-7.8
8.0
8.3

14.3
-13.6
13.0
12.8

24.0
-23.6
23.1
22.2

33.1
-35.5
35.0
34.2

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

1,785
1,827
1,857
1,869
1,906

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.6
4.9
4.8
4.7
4.5

a
a
a
a
a

12.3
13.3
13.8
14.3
14.7

7.3
7.9
8.5
9.0
9.6

8.6
8.9
9.4
9.8
10.3

12.9
12.7
12.5
12.7
12.7

21.4
20.7
20.1
19.6
19.4

32.9
31.5
30.8
29.9
28.8

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

1,965
2,066
2,221
2,358
2,476

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.5
4.5
4.6
4.6
4.3

a
a
a
a
a

15.2
15.6
16.0
16.2
16.1

10.3
10.7
11.0
11.2
11.4

10.7
11.2
12.0
12.3
12.8

12.7
13.0
13.4
13.9
14.2

19.1
18.6
18.0
17.9
17.8

27.5
26.4
25.0
23.9
23.4

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

2,573
2,653
2,667
2,737
2,801

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.0
3.7
3.3
3.1
2.8

a
5.7
5.2
4.8
4.5

15.5
9.2
8.7
8.4
8.1

11.5
11.6
11.6
11.6
11.6

13.4
13.7
13.6
13.7
13.8

14.5
15.0
15.6
16.1
16.7

18.0
18.3
18.9
19.3
19.7

23.2
22.9
23.0
23.0
22.9

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

2,856
2,948
3,067
3,221
3,373

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

2.8
2.9
3.1
3.2
3.2

4.2
4.0
3.8
3.6
3.4

7.6
7.2
6.7
6.3
5.8

11.4
11.2
10.8
10.4
10.0

13.9
14.0
14.0
13.9
13.7

17.3
17.5
17.3
17.1
17.0

20.0
20.5
21.1
21.4
21.9

22.8
23.0
23.2
24.1
25.0

Women
1960
1965
1970
1975

99
254
424
778

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.3
0.6
1.9
3.3

a
a
a
a

3.2
5.4
5.1
6.1

3.2
6.3
5.6
5.3

5.3
9.8
10.1
9.0

19.4
16.2
15.9
16.3

31.4
27.3
26.0
25.5

37.2
34.3
35.3
34.5

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

931
-858
838
849

100.0
-100.0
100.0
100.0

3.4
-3.3
3.5
3.7

a
-a
a
a

8.2
-8.5
9.3
10.2

5.3
-5.1
5.7
6.3

8.2
-7.2
7.5
7.8

14.4
-13.7
12.9
12.8

25.4
-25.2
24.3
23.2

35.0
-37.0
36.8
36.0

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

872
902
929
952
989

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.8
4.1
4.2
4.0
4.0

a
a
a
a
a

11.2
12.1
12.7
13.1
13.5

6.9
7.6
8.2
8.7
9.2

8.3
8.8
9.4
9.9
10.6

12.9
12.9
12.9
13.2
13.4

22.3
21.6
20.9
20.6
20.1

34.6
32.9
31.7
30.5
29.2

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

1,046
1,133
1,252
1,371
1,491

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.9
4.0
4.3
4.3
4.1

a
a
a
a
a

14.0
14.3
14.6
14.9
14.8

9.8
10.3
10.7
11.0
11.2

11.1
11.6
12.2
12.6
13.1

13.4
13.8
14.3
14.8
15.3

19.9
19.4
18.8
18.9
18.7

27.9
26.5
25.0
23.5
22.8

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

1,614
1,747
1,842
1,961
2,078

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.8
3.5
3.1
2.9
2.7

a
5.4
5.0
4.7
4.3

14.5
8.7
8.4
8.2
7.9

11.5
11.6
11.6
11.5
11.5

13.6
13.9
13.9
14.0
14.2

15.7
16.2
16.7
17.0
17.5

18.8
19.1
19.6
20.1
20.5

22.2
21.7
21.5
21.5
21.4

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

2,186
2,320
2,472
2,647
2,824

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

2.7
2.8
2.9
3.0
3.0

4.1
4.0
3.9
3.8
3.7

7.5
7.1
6.8
6.4
6.0

11.3
11.1
10.8
10.5
10.2

14.3
14.3
14.3
14.2
14.0

17.9
18.0
17.7
17.6
17.5

20.7
21.1
21.5
21.6
21.8

21.6
21.7
22.1
23.0
23.8

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, Table 5.D4 from 1960 to 1995; data for
1988 and 1990 to 1995 are based on a 10 percent sample file from the Master Beneficiary Record; Social Security Disability Insurance
Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file,
100 percent data.
NOTES: Combined data for men and women are not available before 1996.
FRA = full retirement age; -- = not available.
a. Ages 30–34 were grouped with ages 35–39 before 1996.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

Average
age

50.0
50.3
50.5
50.6
50.8
50.9
51.0
51.3
51.5

57.3
54.4
53.9
53.5
52.9
-53.2
52.9
52.5
51.9
51.4
51.1
50.9
50.7
50.4
50.1
49.9
49.6
49.6
49.7
50.0
50.3
50.5
50.7
50.8
51.0
51.1
51.3
51.6

56.7
55.2
55.0
54.4
53.7
-53.9
53.6
53.2
52.6
52.0
51.7
51.4
51.1
50.8
50.5
50.1
49.9
49.9
49.9
50.1
50.3
50.5
50.6
50.8
50.9
51.0
51.2
51.4

4 from 1960 to 1995; data for
Disability Insurance
aster Beneficiary Record file,

Disabled Workers
Table 20.
Number, average primary insurance amount, and average monthly benefit, by age and sex,
December 2004
Total

Age
All disabled workers
Under 25
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–FRA

Men

Number

Average
PIA
(dollars)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

6,197,385

899.40

56,628
137,007
220,035
366,275
622,504
857,014
1,068,229
1,353,782
1,434,690
81,221

Women

Number

Average
PIA
(dollars)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
PIA
(dollars)

894.10

3,373,226

1,011.10

1,002.30

2,824,159

766.10

471.10
582.60
665.00
732.80
791.80

484.30
588.40
666.90
731.10
787.30

33,171
75,628
116,288
196,696
335,816

481.70
595.50
684.20
756.60
833.30

493.90
599.40
682.30
750.40
824.30

23,457
61,379
103,747
169,579
286,688

456.10
566.60
643.60
705.30
743.20

858.40
924.40
979.80
997.40
977.50

851.30
916.70
972.70
992.60
973.20

462,455
573,424
737,303
796,427
46,018

929.00
1,030.20
1,127.40
1,176.10
1,155.10

917.20
1,018.40
1,117.10
1,168.70
1,147.70

394,559
494,805
616,479
638,263
35,203

775.70
801.70
803.40
774.50
745.50

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: The average monthly benefit includes secondary benefit amounts for some beneficiaries who are dually entitled. This results in the
average monthly benefit being larger than the average PIA for some age groups.
PIA = primary insurance amount; FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

ex,
Women
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
765.00
470.60
574.70
649.70
708.60
743.90
774.00
798.90
800.00
772.80
745.00

0 percent data.

led. This results in the

Disabled Workers
Table 21.
Distribution, by diagnostic group, 1996–2004
Diseases of the—

Year

Total

Congenital
anomalies

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Infectious
metabolic and parasitic
diseases diseases a

Mental disorders
Injuries

Total

Retardation

Other

Neoplasms

Blood and
bloodforming
organs

Circulatory
system

Digestive
system

Musculoskeletal
Nervous
Genito- system and system and
urinary connective
sense
system
tissue
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other

Number
1996
1997
1998
1999

4,399,932
4,508,406
4,698,560
4,879,454

9,023
8,813
8,719
8,546

197,272
215,186
233,724
251,998

87,066
90,175
93,776
96,132

213,772
217,882
224,388
228,800

1,356,310
1,381,178
1,459,118
1,532,155

228,131
235,130
243,745
249,871

1,128,179
1,146,048
1,215,373
1,282,284

124,018
122,775
127,174
131,492

10,539
10,926
11,349
11,687

517,503
522,047
526,573
528,627

54,585
57,383
61,541
65,887

65,425
69,300
74,888
79,524

906,882
962,915
1,024,053
1,086,432

404,618
420,755
441,016
460,133

152,217
155,028
159,869
162,863

10,818
11,267
11,826
12,151

85,115
95,708
110,377
117,326

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

5,042,333
5,268,039
5,539,597
5,868,541
6,197,385

8,540
8,752
9,226
9,750
10,392

244,456
239,614
237,020
242,517
247,559

97,919
100,442
102,589
106,767
110,178

231,066
240,948
248,544
260,572
271,626

1,618,758
1,731,886
1,845,138
1,961,090
2,075,867

257,601
273,849
286,210
298,500
310,240

1,361,157
1,458,037
1,558,928
1,662,590
1,765,627

136,404
142,795
150,138
160,986
172,844

12,070
12,847
13,708
14,711
15,596

532,998
543,516
558,736
579,778
600,144

69,735
74,680
80,396
87,721
94,566

84,687
88,949
93,645
98,491
103,427

1,152,231
1,231,184
1,324,762
1,430,357
1,540,566

479,246
505,162
533,774
565,244
596,369

166,054
170,383
176,941
185,834
194,592

12,351
12,787
13,429
14,133
14,963

113,167
113,558
9,447
10,705
12,038

1996
1997
1998
1999

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

4.5
4.8
5.0
5.2

2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0

4.9
4.8
4.8
4.7

30.8
30.6
31.1
31.4

5.2
5.2
5.2
5.1

25.6
25.4
25.9
26.3

2.8
2.7
2.7
2.7

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

11.8
11.6
11.2
10.8

1.2
1.3
1.3
1.4

1.5
1.5
1.6
1.6

20.6
21.4
21.8
22.3

9.2
9.3
9.4
9.4

3.5
3.4
3.4
3.3

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.2

1.9
2.1
2.3
2.4

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

4.8
4.5
4.3
4.1
4.0

1.9
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.8

4.6
4.6
4.5
4.4
4.4

32.1
32.9
33.3
33.4
33.5

5.1
5.2
5.2
5.1
5.0

27.0
27.7
28.1
28.3
28.5

2.7
2.7
2.7
2.7
2.8

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3

10.6
10.3
10.1
9.9
9.7

1.4
1.4
1.5
1.5
1.5

1.7
1.7
1.7
1.7
1.7

22.9
23.4
23.9
24.4
24.9

9.5
9.6
9.6
9.6
9.6

3.3
3.2
3.2
3.2
3.1

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

2.2
2.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Percent

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002 data, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

percent data.

Unknown b

204,769
167,068
130,169
105,701
82,651
50,536
142,104
139,885
136,658

4.7
3.7
2.8
2.2
1.6
1.0
2.6
2.4
2.2

Disabled Workers
Table 22.
Distribution of workers under age 50, by diagnostic group, 1996–2004
Diseases of the—

Year

Total

Congenital
anomalies

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Infectious
metabolic and parasitic
diseases diseases a

Mental disorders
Injuries

Total

Retardation

Other

Neoplasms

Blood and
bloodforming
organs

Circulatory
system

Digestive
system

Musculoskeletal
Nervous
Genito- system and system and
urinary connective
sense
system
tissue
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other

Number
1996
1997
1998
1999

1,917,424
1,908,103
1,949,052
1,986,422

4,782
4,570
4,503
4,494

76,546
80,950
85,500
89,365

63,819
65,212
66,208
66,245

110,910
110,461
111,266
111,502

865,928
852,279
874,231
891,469

164,041
167,052
170,694
172,232

701,887
685,227
703,537
719,237

41,232
39,783
40,638
41,799

6,711
6,809
6,991
7,103

86,607
85,953
84,674
83,736

24,535
25,428
27,219
29,109

36,214
37,896
39,949
41,571

265,043
271,682
284,291
297,185

202,169
204,222
208,607
211,731

24,862
24,750
25,822
26,226

4,926
5,140
5,314
5,467

37,745
43,124
50,140
51,848

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

2,012,615
2,066,094
2,132,996
2,204,785
2,259,463

4,619
4,883
5,290
5,696
6,157

80,869
74,292
69,229
68,422
66,669

65,695
65,047
64,075
64,376
63,593

110,125
112,969
113,785
115,634
116,155

912,048
961,757
1,005,189
1,043,928
1,077,329

174,759
183,934
190,646
196,420
201,594

737,289
777,823
814,543
847,508
875,735

42,656
44,537
45,994
48,126
49,957

7,245
7,646
8,072
8,513
8,855

84,362
85,819
87,860
90,085
91,227

30,357
31,789
33,120
34,722
35,859

43,333
44,628
45,957
47,143
48,231

309,327
322,713
340,244
355,306
367,251

215,744
221,321
228,658
235,860
242,252

26,718
27,472
28,441
29,996
30,883

5,785
5,613
5,843
5,966
6,231

53,437
44,428
4,060
4,496
4,951

1996
1997
1998
1999

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

4.0
4.2
4.4
4.5

3.3
3.4
3.4
3.3

5.8
5.8
5.7
5.6

45.2
44.7
44.9
44.9

8.6
8.8
8.8
8.7

36.6
35.9
36.1
36.2

2.2
2.1
2.1
2.1

0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4

4.5
4.5
4.3
4.2

1.3
1.3
1.4
1.5

1.9
2.0
2.0
2.1

13.8
14.2
14.6
15.0

10.5
10.7
10.7
10.7

1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3

0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3

2.0
2.3
2.6
2.6

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3

4.0
3.6
3.2
3.1
3.0

3.3
3.1
3.0
2.9
2.8

5.5
5.5
5.3
5.2
5.1

45.3
46.5
47.1
47.3
47.7

8.7
8.9
8.9
8.9
8.9

36.6
37.6
38.2
38.4
38.8

2.1
2.2
2.2
2.2
2.2

0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4

4.2
4.2
4.1
4.1
4.0

1.5
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.6

2.2
2.2
2.2
2.1
2.1

15.4
15.6
16.0
16.1
16.3

10.7
10.7
10.7
10.7
10.7

1.3
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.4

0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3

2.7
2.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Percent

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002 data, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

percent data.

Unknown b

65,395
49,844
33,699
27,572
20,595
11,180
47,179
46,516
43,863

3.4
2.6
1.7
1.4
1.0
0.5
2.2
2.1
1.9

Disabled Workers
Table 23.
Distribution of workers aged 50 or older, by diagnostic group, 1996–2004
Diseases of the—

Year

Total

Congenital
anomalies

Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
Infectious
metabolic and parasitic
diseases diseases a

Mental disorders
Injuries

Total

Retardation

Other

Neoplasms

Blood and
bloodforming
organs

Circulatory
system

Digestive
system

Musculoskeletal
Nervous
Genito- system and system and
urinary connective
sense
system
tissue
organs

Respiratory
system

Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue

Other

Number
1996
1997
1998
1999

2,482,508
2,600,303
2,749,508
2,893,032

4,241
4,243
4,216
4,052

120,726
134,236
148,224
162,633

23,247
24,963
27,568
29,887

102,862
107,421
113,122
117,298

490,382
528,899
584,887
640,686

64,090
68,078
73,051
77,639

426,292
460,821
511,836
563,047

82,786
82,992
86,536
89,693

3,828
4,117
4,358
4,584

430,896
436,094
441,899
444,891

30,050
31,955
34,322
36,778

29,211
31,404
34,939
37,953

641,839
691,233
739,762
789,247

202,449
216,533
232,409
248,402

127,355
130,278
134,047
136,637

5,892
6,127
6,512
6,684

47,370
52,584
60,237
65,478

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

3,029,718
3,201,945
3,406,601
3,663,756
3,937,922

3,921
3,869
3,936
4,054
4,235

163,587
165,322
167,791
174,095
180,890

32,224
35,395
38,514
42,391
46,585

120,941
127,979
134,759
144,938
155,471

697,278
770,129
839,949
917,162
998,538

82,842
89,915
95,564
102,080
108,646

614,436
680,214
744,385
815,082
889,892

93,748
98,258
104,144
112,860
122,887

4,825
5,201
5,636
6,198
6,741

448,636
457,697
470,876
489,693
508,917

39,378
42,891
47,276
52,999
58,707

41,354
44,321
47,688
51,348
55,196

842,904
908,471
984,518
1,075,051
1,173,315

263,502
283,841
305,116
329,384
354,117

139,336
142,911
148,500
155,838
163,709

6,866
7,174
7,586
8,167
8,732

69,162
69,130
5,387
6,209
7,087

1996
1997
1998
1999

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.1

4.9
5.2
5.4
5.6

0.9
1.0
1.0
1.0

4.1
4.1
4.1
4.1

19.8
20.3
21.3
22.2

2.6
2.6
2.7
2.7

17.2
17.7
18.6
19.5

3.3
3.2
3.1
3.1

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

17.4
16.8
16.1
15.4

1.2
1.2
1.2
1.3

1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3

25.9
26.6
26.9
27.3

8.2
8.3
8.5
8.6

5.1
5.0
4.9
4.7

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

1.9
2.0
2.2
2.3

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1

5.4
5.2
4.9
4.8
4.6

1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2

4.0
4.0
4.0
4.0
3.9

23.0
24.0
24.7
25.0
25.4

2.7
2.8
2.8
2.8
2.8

20.3
21.2
21.9
22.2
22.6

3.1
3.1
3.1
3.1
3.1

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

14.8
14.3
13.8
13.4
12.9

1.3
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.5

1.4
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.4

27.8
28.4
28.9
29.3
29.8

8.7
8.9
9.0
9.0
9.0

4.6
4.5
4.4
4.3
4.2

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

2.3
2.2
0.2
0.2
0.2

Percent

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

percent data.

Unknown b

139,374
117,224
96,470
78,129
62,056
39,356
94,925
93,369
92,795

5.6
4.5
3.5
2.7
2.0
1.2
2.8
2.5
2.4

Disabled Workers
Table 24.
Distribution, by diagnostic group and age, December 2004
Diagnostic group

Total

Under 30

30–39

40–49

50–59

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

6,197,385

193,635

586,310

1,479,518

2,422,011

10,392

1,545

2,043

2,569

2,715

247,559
110,178
271,626

2,883
1,778
10,925

14,683
17,597
32,327

49,103
44,218
72,903

109,747
35,006
97,719

310,240
1,765,627
172,844

36,455
88,844
4,356

67,833
244,350
11,517

97,306
542,541
34,084

81,459
647,991
71,663

15,596
600,144
94,566
103,427

1,990
3,341
1,925
4,591

2,818
16,238
7,571
15,135

4,047
71,648
26,363
28,505

4,469
254,627
40,634
37,721

1,540,566
596,369
194,592
14,963
12,038
136,658

8,039
22,230
1,271
417
470
2,575

67,900
67,942
5,580
1,618
1,256
9,902

291,312
152,080
24,032
4,196
3,225
31,386

663,507
226,766
79,842
5,750
4,625
57,770

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

0.2

0.8

0.3

0.2

0.1

4.0
1.8
4.4

1.5
0.9
5.6

2.5
3.0
5.5

3.3
3.0
4.9

4.5
1.4
4.0

5.0
28.5
2.8

18.8
45.9
2.2

11.6
41.7
2.0

6.6
36.7
2.3

3.4
26.8
3.0

0.3
9.7
1.5
1.7

1.0
1.7
1.0
2.4

0.5
2.8
1.3
2.6

0.3
4.8
1.8
1.9

0.2
10.5
1.7
1.6

24.9
9.6
3.1
0.2
0.2
2.2

4.2
11.5
0.7
0.2
0.2
1.3

11.6
11.6
1.0
0.3
0.2
1.7

19.7
10.3
1.6
0.3
0.2
2.1

27.4
9.4
3.3
0.2
0.2
2.4

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

, 100 percent data.

60–FRA

1,515,911
1,520
71,143
11,579
57,752
27,187
241,901
51,224
2,272
254,290
18,073
17,475
509,808
127,351
83,867
2,982
2,462
35,025

100.0
0.1
4.7
0.8
3.8
1.8
16.0
3.4
0.1
16.8
1.2
1.2
33.6
8.4
5.5
0.2
0.2
2.3

Disabled Workers
Table 25.
Distribution of workers with a secondary benefit (dual entitlement), by worker's smaller
primary insurance amount and sex, December 2004
Total
Primary insurance amount (dollars)

Men

Women

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

201,468

100.0

46,617

100.0

154,851

Less than 300.00
300.00–399.90
400.00–499.90

30,452
28,545
28,360

15.1
14.2
14.1

10,180
10,137
8,514

21.8
21.7
18.3

20,272
18,408
19,846

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

41,182
29,196
18,324
10,915
6,410

20.4
14.5
9.1
5.4
3.2

9,309
4,252
1,855
938
543

20.0
9.1
4.0
2.0
1.2

31,873
24,944
16,469
9,977
5,867

3,679
4,405

1.8
2.2

337
552

0.7
1.2

3,342
3,853

All disabled workers

1,000.00–1,099.90
1,100.00 or more
Average amount (dollars)

543.80

456.20

570.20

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

ller
Women
Percent
100.0
13.1
11.9
12.8
20.6
16.1
10.6
6.4
3.8
2.2
2.5
570.20

e, 100 percent data.

Disabled Workers
Table 26.
Distribution of workers with a secondary benefit (dual entitlement), by type of secondary benefit
and sex, December 2004
Total
Type of secondary benefit
All disabled workers

a

Spouses
Widow(er)s
Disabled widow(er)s
Surviving mothers and fathers
Disabled adult children

Men

Women

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

201,468

100.0

46,617

100.0

154,851

23,268
29,360
76,499
1,943
70,397

11.5
14.6
38.0
1.0
34.9

154
799
2,441
81
43,142

0.3
1.7
5.2
0.2
92.5

23,114
28,561
74,058
1,862
27,255

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Includes a few individuals who are receiving parents benefits.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

ndary benefit
Women

e, 100 percent data.

Percent
100.0
14.9
18.4
47.8
1.2
17.6

Disabled Workers
Table 27.
Number, by sex, state or other area, and age, December 2004
State or area

Total

Under 25

25–34

35–44

45–54

All disabled workers
All areas

6,197,385

56,628

357,042

988,779

1,925,243

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

158,703
9,150
114,578
97,653
528,609

967
137
1,110
686
4,287

8,433
670
7,220
5,141
28,439

24,624
1,613
18,323
14,409
85,008

50,947
2,911
35,491
29,874
167,066

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

68,862
62,517
19,473
9,436
378,099

680
683
180
111
2,898

3,859
3,905
1,111
628
18,641

11,087
11,624
3,494
1,747
58,618

23,053
18,899
6,197
3,235
116,059

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

186,943
17,740
27,302
212,168
134,461

1,222
97
364
2,726
1,514

9,512
982
2,016
14,507
9,355

28,411
2,821
4,223
34,981
22,367

58,071
5,667
8,163
65,286
42,066

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

56,604
50,782
153,184
110,422
44,038

838
632
1,155
863
548

4,264
3,452
8,935
6,054
3,210

9,467
8,429
24,672
17,138
8,385

17,366
16,057
48,480
35,447
13,566

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

85,926
145,391
227,568
85,488
102,132

925
2,066
2,535
1,769
663

5,005
10,512
14,576
7,032
5,759

15,212
28,585
34,988
15,004
15,914

27,017
45,469
71,808
26,173
32,617

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

152,857
19,673
31,282
43,613
30,822

1,432
206
483
370
525

9,079
1,061
2,181
2,194
2,293

24,963
2,847
5,256
6,443
6,161

47,995
6,037
9,605
12,855
9,454

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

147,396
41,660
387,666
237,795
10,478

1,137
428
2,617
1,537
144

7,571
2,436
19,491
12,095
772

24,582
6,388
64,163
35,624
1,574

43,993
13,043
117,774
72,669
3,198

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

230,460
84,410
71,398
275,892
27,875

3,183
730
547
3,006
346

16,945
4,579
4,107
17,111
1,667

37,427
12,222
10,261
45,521
4,836

70,761
25,711
21,578
85,123
8,758

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

124,724
13,837
172,989
350,669
27,163

745
212
1,070
3,115
352

5,782
927
9,423
19,798
2,446

18,076
2,173
27,426
54,343
4,548

38,629
4,296
53,763
110,112
8,074

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

14,992
156,592
115,238
76,039
104,633
9,166

256
1,298
1,090
367
1,551
123

1,077
8,561
7,290
3,510
7,766
577

2,728
25,222
18,218
10,259
17,711
1,403

4,641
49,051
35,538
23,953
32,044
2,838

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

1,045
1,055
169
134,694
1,554

a
9
a
80
a

a
64
a
2,735
a

72
178
40
15,683
203

302
334
58
42,538
428

12,320

6

206

1,084

3,105

Foreign countries

Men
All areas

3,373,226

33,171

191,916

532,512

1,035,879

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

85,160
5,153
60,970
53,927
286,028

574
85
652
407
2,572

4,547
402
3,740
2,792
15,821

12,978
890
9,540
7,828
47,387

26,956
1,582
18,380
16,365
89,440

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

36,348
33,027
9,704
5,099
205,831

425
390
96
62
1,696

2,114
2,104
544
327
10,232

5,818
6,077
1,711
1,022
31,841

11,967
9,810
3,045
1,814
62,422

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

98,584
10,563
15,453
114,314
71,479

749
56
209
1,557
884

5,156
581
1,125
7,726
4,887

15,293
1,745
2,320
18,706
11,742

30,169
3,355
4,444
34,744
22,094

30,555
26,337
90,015
69,517
25,036

518
375
667
541
310

2,320
1,804
4,879
3,528
1,696

4,979
4,249
14,087
10,622
4,642

9,302
8,191
28,639
22,390
7,651

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

44,860
76,119
122,342
45,850
55,214

546
1,125
1,459
991
433

2,637
5,114
7,635
3,606
3,084

7,972
14,621
18,753
7,787
8,416

13,895
23,969
38,337
13,711
17,558

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

81,782
11,401
16,171
23,104
15,494

830
124
279
204
271

4,873
585
1,138
1,117
1,056

13,415
1,585
2,590
3,349
2,948

25,370
3,424
4,799
6,600
4,668

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

76,046
24,780
210,320
121,764
5,994

645
268
1,537
960
91

3,908
1,388
10,550
6,592
441

12,257
3,739
34,485
18,372
855

22,453
7,595
63,818
36,493
1,776

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

128,335
46,370
39,815
150,954
14,516

1,810
439
351
1,711
190

9,089
2,553
2,310
8,854
861

20,343
6,827
5,759
24,200
2,498

39,048
13,958
11,619
46,145
4,577

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

64,468
7,662
91,446
196,333
14,707

444
133
634
1,827
224

3,084
480
4,923
10,890
1,321

9,236
1,098
14,101
30,364
2,450

19,581
2,394
28,020
60,509
4,294

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

8,304
84,061
63,122
50,460
56,219
5,150

140
793
643
227
875
66

582
4,468
4,102
2,079
3,950
322

1,453
13,213
9,998
6,439
9,115
791

2,509
26,170
19,012
15,863
16,967
1,549

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

612
660
111
75,859
868

0
a
a
65
a

a
a
a
1,783
a

a
111
a
8,990
112

182
216
34
23,479
222

8,853

a

a

714

2,305

Foreign countries

Women
All areas

2,824,159

23,457

165,126

456,267

889,364

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

73,543
3,997
53,608
43,726
242,581

393
52
458
279
1,715

3,886
268
3,480
2,349
12,618

11,646
723
8,783
6,581
37,621

23,991
1,329
17,111
13,509
77,626

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

32,514
29,490
9,769
4,337
172,268

255
293
84
49
1,202

1,745
1,801
567
301
8,409

5,269
5,547
1,783
725
26,777

11,086
9,089
3,152
1,421
53,637

88,359
7,177
11,849
97,854
62,982

473
41
155
1,169
630

4,356
401
891
6,781
4,468

13,118
1,076
1,903
16,275
10,625

27,902
2,312
3,719
30,542
19,972

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

26,049
24,445
63,169
40,905
19,002

320
257
488
322
238

1,944
1,648
4,056
2,526
1,514

4,488
4,180
10,585
6,516
3,743

8,064
7,866
19,841
13,057
5,915

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

41,066
69,272
105,226
39,638
46,918

379
941
1,076
778
230

2,368
5,398
6,941
3,426
2,675

7,240
13,964
16,235
7,217
7,498

13,122
21,500
33,471
12,462
15,059

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

71,075
8,272
15,111
20,509
15,328

602
82
204
166
254

4,206
476
1,043
1,077
1,237

11,548
1,262
2,666
3,094
3,213

22,625
2,613
4,806
6,255
4,786

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

71,350
16,880
177,346
116,031
4,484

492
160
1,080
577
53

3,663
1,048
8,941
5,503
331

12,325
2,649
29,678
17,252
719

21,540
5,448
53,956
36,176
1,422

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

102,125
38,040
31,583
124,938
13,359

1,373
291
196
1,295
156

7,856
2,026
1,797
8,257
806

17,084
5,395
4,502
21,321
2,338

31,713
11,753
9,959
38,978
4,181

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

60,256
6,175
81,543
154,336
12,456

301
79
436
1,288
128

2,698
447
4,500
8,908
1,125

8,840
1,075
13,325
23,979
2,098

19,048
1,902
25,743
49,603
3,780

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

6,688
72,531
52,116
25,579
48,414
4,016

116
505
447
140
676
57

495
4,093
3,188
1,431
3,816
255

1,275
12,009
8,220
3,820
8,596
612

2,132
22,881
16,526
8,090
15,077
1,289

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

433
395
58
58,835
686

a
a
0
15
a

a
a
a
952
a

a
67
a
6,693
91

120
118
24
19,059
206

3,467

a

a

370

800

Foreign countries

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled Workers

55–FRA

2,869,693
73,732
3,819
52,434
47,543
243,809
30,183
27,406
8,491
3,715
181,883
89,727
8,173
12,536
94,668
59,159
24,669
22,212
69,942
50,920
18,329
37,767
58,759
103,661
35,510
47,179
69,388
9,522
13,757
21,751
12,389
70,113
19,365
183,621
115,870
4,790
102,144
41,168
34,905
125,131
12,268
61,492
6,229
81,307
163,301
11,743

6,290
72,460
53,102
37,950
45,561
4,225

663
470
50
73,658
865
7,919

1,579,748
40,105
2,194
28,658
26,535
130,808
16,024
14,646
4,308
1,874
99,640
47,217
4,826
7,355
51,581
31,872
13,436
11,718
41,743
32,436
10,737
19,810
31,290
56,158
19,755
25,723
37,294
5,683
7,365
11,834
6,551

36,783
11,790
99,930
59,347
2,831
58,045
22,593
19,776
70,044
6,390
32,123
3,557
43,768
92,743
6,418
3,620
39,417
29,367
25,852
25,312
2,422

377
292
35
41,542
496
5,702

1,289,945
33,627
1,625
23,776
21,008
113,001
14,159
12,760
4,183
1,841
82,243
42,510
3,347
5,181
43,087
27,287

e, 100 percent data.

11,233
10,494
28,199
18,484
7,592
17,957
27,469
47,503
15,755
21,456
32,094
3,839
6,392
9,917
5,838
33,330
7,575
83,691
56,523
1,959
44,099
18,575
15,129
55,087
5,878
29,369
2,672
37,539
70,558
5,325
2,670
33,043
23,735
12,098
20,249
1,803

286
178
15
32,116
369
2,217

Disabled-Worker Families
Table 28.
Number and average monthly family benefit, by selected family composition, December 1960–2004
Worker only
Year

All

Men

Worker, spouse, and—
Women

1 child

2 or more
children

Number (thousands)
1960
1965
1970
1975

357
714
1,054
1,750

261
481
680
1,080

96
232
374
671

22
54
77
137

32
109
164
250

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

2,061
-1,969
1,961
1,993

1,257
-1,208
1,215
1,241

804
-760
746
752

154
-124
85
83

228
-163
143
140

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

2,039
2,096
2,154
2,194
2,262

1,267
1,301
1,338
1,353
1,390

772
795
816
841
872

84
82
79
77
75

140
136
132
125
120

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

2,370
2,523
2,738
2,935
3,121

1,448
1,529
1,643
1,743
1,830

922
994
1,094
1,192
1,292

75
76
78
78
76

118
119
125
127
128

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

3,305
3,473
3,593
3,769
3,924

1,909
1,973
2,006
2,074
2,131

1,396
1,500
1,588
1,695
1,793

75
61
57
52
49

124
104
91
80
72

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

4,080
4,260
4,487
4,769
5,068

2,191
2,289
2,392
2,525
2,665

1,890
1,970
2,095
2,244
2,403

45
68
64
57
55

65
92
86
82
78

Average monthly family benefit (dollars)
1960
1965
1970
1975

87.90
95.40
128.10
218.90

91.90
100.70
136.30
240.00

76.90
85.00
113.10
185.00

184.70
201.00
264.10
441.00

192.20
216.30
273.20
454.00

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

355.40
-424.40
439.40
454.00

396.20
-474.20
490.90
507.60

291.70
-344.70
355.40
365.70

727.00
-847.40
867.90
881.50

746.10
-858.20
881.80
885.50

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

466.90
470.70
491.60
512.20
539.30

523.10
527.80
552.00
576.10
607.10

374.60
377.40
392.60
409.50
431.20

898.10
896.90
929.40
960.20
1,009.40

895.20
888.30
918.30
938.40
971.90

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

570.40
592.30
609.50
625.50
646.20

642.80
668.40
688.70
707.20
731.80

456.80
475.50
490.70
506.00
525.00

1,062.10
1,098.00
1,122.10
1,143.00
1,177.60

1,016.00
1,043.30
1,057.40
1,074.20
1,100.00

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

667.60
690.60
708.00
720.00
741.20

757.40
785.30
806.60
820.20
844.50

544.80
566.00
583.60
597.40
618.50

1,205.50
1,245.90
1,280.20
1,300.40
1,344.90

1,130.90
1,148.50
1,165.90
1,189.40
1,224.20

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

773.60
807.40
827.30
854.80
887.30

880.70
914.40
935.80
965.90
1,001.60

649.40
683.10
703.50
729.70
760.60

1,394.20
1,413.50
1,445.10
1,495.80
1,554.20

1,274.30
1,298.50
1,331.70
1,373.30
1,426.80

SOURCES: Social Security Administration. For years before 2001, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, based on the
Master Beneficiary Record (from 1960 to 1984, various sampling rates; from 1985 to 2000, 10 percent sample); beginning with 2001, Disabled
Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: A "family" means beneficiaries entitled on one worker's account.
Data include beneficiaries whose benefits are being withheld.
-- = not available.
a. Spouse's entitlement based on age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled-Worker Families

ember 1960–2004

Worker and
aged spouse a

22
30
43
66
80
-78
80
76
76
74
74
71
67
63
61
61
59
57
55
53
53
53
52
50
57
56
60
65

135.50
145.90
199.20
344.00
573.00
-690.70
716.20
740.40
765.00
773.30
815.50
855.40
903.70
960.80
1,004.70
1,045.00
1,078.20
1,118.60
1,159.90
1,200.60
1,238.50
1,261.90
1,295.30
1,355.50
1,393.50
1,431.50
1,486.80
1,546.10

cial Security Bulletin, based on the
le); beginning with 2001, Disabled

Disabled-Worker Families
Table 29.
Number, average primary insurance amount, and average monthly family benefit, by family
composition, December 2004

Average primary
Number of insurance amount
beneficiaries
(dollars)

Average monthly
family benefit
(dollars)

Family composition

Number
of families

Worker only
Men
Women

2,665,017
2,403,168

2,665,017
2,403,168

1,007.24
761.71

1,001.60
760.60

593,525
442,841

1,518,297
1,114,922

978.89
789.69

1,394.40
1,085.00

636,683
282,090
117,593

1,273,367
846,275
513,577

905.74
897.17
858.47

1,268.60
1,270.10
1,208.60

65,399

131,078

1,264.37

1,546.10

2,286
53,415
46,529
30,848

7,575
160,260
186,139
170,234

1,150.50
1,024.68
986.25
941.00

1,855.70
1,544.20
1,463.60
1,364.80

Worker with children
By sex of worker
Men
Women
By number of children
1 child
2 children
3 or more children
Worker with—
Spouse aged 62 or older

b

Spouse aged 62 or older and
1 or more children
Spouse and 1 child
Spouse and 2 children
Spouse and 3 or more children

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: A "family" means beneficiaries entitled on one worker's account.
Data include beneficiaries whose benefits are being withheld.
a. Includes families and worker-only beneficiaries for whom the primary insurance amount is equal to the family maximum amount.
b. If the spouse is also entitled to a retired-worker benefit, only the benefit amount received as a spouse is included.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

Disabled-Worker Families

by family

Percentage of
families receiving
maximum family
benefit a

file, 100 percent data.

ly maximum amount.

luded.

9.6
21.2

83.2
90.3
85.8
88.2
84.0

7.9
71.7
92.2
90.8
82.7

Disabled-Worker Families
Table 30.
Distribution, by family composition and age of worker, December 2004
Family composition

Total,
all ages

Under 30

30–34

35–39

40–44

45–49

50–54

55–59

Number
Worker only
Worker with—
Spouse
Aged 62 or older a
Child in care
Children
1 child
2 children
3 or more children
Families receiving
maximum benefit c

5,068,185

159,046

137,538

205,810

386,084

633,768

909,350

1,241,019

67,685
130,792

0
2,738

b
7,656

b
16,700

66
26,144

362
27,365

1,671
22,062

8,368
16,847

636,683
282,090
117,593

22,563
11,562
5,549

36,211
29,025
18,073

68,586
57,221
30,762

125,275
73,419
29,604

141,487
55,267
17,643

112,798
30,149
8,510

79,907
16,653
4,895

1,783,420

130,024

134,149

214,492

310,488

306,808

254,406

228,046

Percent
Worker only
Worker with—
Spouse
Aged 62 or older a
Child in care
Children
1 child
2 children
3 or more children
Families receiving
maximum benefit c

100.0

3.1

2.7

4.1

7.6

12.5

17.9

24.5

100.0
100.0

0
2.1

b
5.9

b
12.8

0.1
20.0

0.5
20.9

2.5
16.9

12.4
12.9

100.0
100.0
100.0

3.5
4.1
4.7

5.7
10.3
15.4

10.8
20.3
26.2

19.7
26.0
25.2

22.2
19.6
15.0

17.7
10.7
7.2

12.6
5.9
4.2

28.3

64.5

58.7

56.6

48.5

35.0

23.5

16.7

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: A "family" means beneficiaries entitled on one worker's account.
Data include beneficiaries whose benefits are being withheld.
FRA = full retirement age.
a. Includes spouses aged 62 or older with children.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
c. Includes families and worker-only beneficiaries for whom the primary insurance amount is equal to the family maximum amount.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2004/

bled-Worker Families

0 percent data.

imum amount.

60–FRA

1,395,570

57,204
11,280
49,856
8,794
2,557

205,007

27.5

84.5
8.6
7.8
3.1
2.2

13.4