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