Awards to Disabled-Worker Families Table 46.

Number, average primary insurance amount, and average monthly family benefit, by family composition, 2006

Family composition Worker only Men Women 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
c

Number of families 331,482 308,491

Average primary Number of insurance amount beneficiaries (dollars) 331,482 308,491 1,198.60 901.00

Average monthly family benefit a (dollars) 1,169.10 883.30

73,692 61,546 72,451 42,100 20,687 5,846 170 4,060 4,198 3,397

198,248 163,990 144,902 126,300 91,036 11,715 552 12,184 16,792 18,976

1,190.30 906.00 1,079.20 1,061.00 996.60 1,545.00 1,403.70 1,262.30 1,212.50 1,155.60

1,700.50 1,229.80 1,493.00 1,511.60 1,411.30 1,839.00 2,260.80 1,841.50 1,761.70 1,668.90

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, Annual Award and Termination Transaction file, 100 percent data. NOTES: A family means beneficiaries entitled on one worker's account. The data may understate the number of families with dependents because records of awards to dependents made in a different calendar year are not available for inclusion. Data exclude expedited reinstatement cases; they include beneficiaries whose benefits are being withheld. a. Benefits awarded before the December cost-of-living increase are converted to the December rates before averages are computed. b. Includes families and worker-only beneficiaries for whom the primary insurance amount is equal to the family maximum amount. c. If the spouse is also entitled to a retired-worker benefit, only the benefit amount received as a spouse is included. CONTACT: Glenda Carter (410) 965-7794 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from: U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2006 http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2006/

Disabled-Worker Families

by family

Percentage of families receiving maximum family benefit b 10.8 22.6

85.9 89.1 84.7 90.3 90.7 8.5 67.1 86.7 88.3 88.3

of families with dependents

averages are computed.

ly maximum amount.

luded.

Awards to Disabled-Worker Families Table 47. Distribution, by family composition and age of worker, 2006
Family composition Total, all ages Under 30 30–34 35–39 40–44 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 b 639,973 38,598 20,224 28,120 47,436 79,268 126,817 171,172 45–49 50–54 55–59

6,016 11,655 72,451 42,100 20,687 234,641

0 581 4,890 3,162 1,624 31,469

0 1,032 4,620 4,929 3,687 19,457

2 1,699 7,558 8,317 5,301 28,465

5 2,282 13,001 9,928 4,872 37,451 Percent

32 2,234 15,458 7,912 2,916 38,076

137 1,924 14,361 4,768 1,409 35,708

828 1,313 8,968 2,330 665 29,356

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 b

100.0

6.0

3.2

4.4

7.4

12.4

19.8

26.7

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 29.6

0 5.0 6.7 7.5 7.9 64.4

0 8.9 6.4 11.7 17.8 56.4

c 14.6 10.4 19.8 25.6 55.8

0.1 19.6 17.9 23.6 23.6 48.3

0.5 19.2 21.3 18.8 14.1 35.3

2.3 16.5 19.8 11.3 6.8 23.9

13.8 11.3 12.4 5.5 3.2 15.8

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Annual Award and Termination Transaction file, 100 percent data. NOTES: A family means beneficiaries entitled on one worker's account. The data may understate the number of families with dependents because records of awards to dependents made in a different calendar year are not available for inclusion. Data exclude expedited reinstatement cases; they include beneficiaries whose benefits are being withheld. a. Includes spouses aged 62 or older with children. b. Includes families and worker-only beneficiaries for whom the primary insurance amount is equal to the family maximum amount. c. Less than 0.05 percent. CONTACT: Glenda Carter (410) 965-7794 or di.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from: U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2006 http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2006/

bled-Worker Families

60 or older

128,338

5,012 590 3,595 754 213 14,659

20.1

83.3 5.1 5.0 1.8 1.0 10.6

milies with dependents

imum amount.