Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older,
by state, December 2002
Total population
a

State
United States

Number
(thousands)

Population aged 65 or older

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

288,369

15.7

35,602

91.0

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,487
644
5,456
2,710
35,116

19.0
9.1
15.4
19.7
12.3

589
39
701
376
3,717

92.6
91.9
85.7
92.9
85.1

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,507
3,461
807
571
16,713

12.2
16.8
17.1
12.8
19.6

434
472
105
69
2,855

91.3
94.3
93.2
77.5
85.8

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

8,560
1,245
1,341
12,601
6,159

13.4
15.4
15.3
14.7
16.5

814
167
151
1,499
757

91.6
87.7
96.6
91.4
95.8

2,937
2,716
4,093
4,483
1,294

18.5
16.3
18.5
16.2
19.9

433
355
509
520
186

96.2
93.4
92.7
90.6
95.3

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,458
6,428
10,050
5,020
2,872

13.6
16.5
16.7
15.1
18.4

617
864
1,232
602
346

88.4
90.9
95.8
94.3
92.3

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,673
909
1,729
2,173
1,275

18.1
17.7
16.6
14.4
16.2

757
123
232
240
153

94.2
94.0
94.2
92.8
97.3

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,590
1,855
19,158
8,320
634

15.8
15.5
15.8
16.9
18.0

1,121
221
2,474
998
94

92.0
89.3
88.6
94.8
94.3

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,421
3,494
3,522
12,335
1,070

16.8
17.3
16.5
19.2
18.0

1,513
460
444
1,909
152

93.2
92.7
96.1
93.3
93.0

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,107
761
5,797
21,780
2,316

17.5
18.0
17.6
12.5
10.8

503
108
719
2,153
199

93.0
96.5
94.0
89.5
91.3

617
7,294
6,069
1,802
5,441
499

17.3
14.7
14.4
22.3
16.9
15.6

79
817
678
276
706
59

95.7
91.6
93.6
93.3
96.9
94.7

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data; U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, 2002 estimates of resident population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2002, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002 ♦ 1

Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and state or other area, December 2002
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors

Disability

Children

Disabled
workers

4,967,155 1,907,875

5,543,981

Children Widow(er)s

b

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Women

46,444,239

29,190,149

2,681,153

476,672

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

854,423
58,694
838,236
534,909
4,308,830

469,209
34,257
547,035
306,492
2,780,958

44,824
2,744
48,422
27,381
280,533

9,838
1,155
7,628
5,373
53,120

102,779
4,935
76,216
59,776
418,652

42,377
4,721
32,117
23,593
173,253

139,353
8,151
97,940
85,229
470,740

4,275
235
2,316
2,448
11,697

41,768
2,496
26,562
24,617
119,877

219,154
17,389
265,325
145,147
1,369,569

325,984
18,642
335,439
204,582
1,793,333

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

547,958
580,863
138,031
72,848
3,279,994

348,385
404,186
90,142
47,229
2,224,131

36,352
25,265
6,707
2,405
178,603

4,213
5,358
1,163
861
30,826

55,732
51,087
13,116
7,537
303,798

21,465
20,065
5,600
4,730
106,387

63,773
58,162
16,500
8,595
339,448

1,298
884
275
63
8,231

16,740
15,856
4,528
1,428
88,570

171,252
182,518
41,670
20,651
1,062,246

225,328
262,870
56,694
32,443
1,386,377

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,143,600
191,551
205,302
1,857,301
1,019,262

673,127
135,878
130,775
1,204,153
645,696

50,853
9,643
13,471
99,767
54,841

11,701
3,075
1,900
20,167
8,939

122,229
15,773
20,210
205,364
111,584

62,764
6,576
7,934
79,162
41,531

171,407
15,832
23,509
191,788
120,144

3,960
414
738
4,025
2,873

47,559
4,360
6,765
52,875
33,654

299,604
63,958
64,582
559,912
295,302

446,107
82,416
81,493
810,012
430,707

544,643
441,889
756,421
725,024
257,573

357,372
288,993
394,088
369,445
157,084

37,150
26,108
45,351
55,369
13,716

3,910
3,527
6,787
9,534
2,038

62,758
47,904
95,561
107,921
25,210

17,147
16,778
31,815
45,199
8,159

51,467
45,361
137,563
98,323
38,949

1,029
780
5,967
5,080
1,008

13,810
12,438
39,289
34,153
11,409

170,141
136,295
193,151
194,308
74,900

245,994
195,217
279,215
277,059
102,742

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

742,704
1,060,299
1,681,096
756,261
527,318

487,436
695,464
1,039,027
501,667
279,693

37,318
48,985
99,696
47,207
22,960

6,981
9,202
17,717
5,972
7,090

77,398
98,885
184,462
79,331
59,105

36,799
34,833
72,291
25,871
30,923

76,359
132,216
203,681
75,502
93,259

1,204
2,358
5,029
1,141
3,053

19,209
38,356
59,193
19,570
31,235

223,474
316,666
488,873
237,637
128,138

321,785
468,203
690,783
329,847
191,424

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,024,096
161,197
287,173
313,469
207,164

632,090
101,657
187,726
212,605
137,813

54,047
10,835
18,964
14,284
9,053

8,557
1,601
2,233
3,051
1,437

109,778
17,583
31,569
25,761
17,338

42,636
6,209
10,146
11,576
6,770

135,996
18,079
28,001
37,092
25,866

3,153
568
522
606
455

37,839
4,665
8,012
8,494
8,432

292,510
50,698
90,035
105,187
63,128

420,920
64,681
128,610
117,798
85,309

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,360,303
288,212
3,029,686
1,405,153
114,131

934,983
172,085
1,974,199
873,042
70,910

58,341
20,427
144,282
56,397
10,382

12,785
3,620
36,084
11,397
862

130,368
30,686
289,476
134,325
15,809

50,605
14,442
114,850
58,880
3,980

133,983
35,589
359,780
213,290
9,631

2,990
1,463
9,727
3,994
204

36,248
9,900
101,288
53,828
2,353

419,270
87,199
888,796
382,177
37,316

612,510
110,457
1,301,792
563,863
51,420

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,922,406
604,749
580,678
2,374,502
192,484

1,181,128
372,047
386,515
1,546,393
129,966

136,301
36,310
34,198
135,596
6,486

17,496
5,461
4,893
19,183
1,483

245,475
71,064
57,038
276,576
16,159

74,299
26,560
19,050
82,338
5,843

208,390
72,789
63,593
242,135
25,256

5,209
2,191
1,550
6,659
483

54,108
18,327
13,841
65,622
6,808

579,503
177,589
183,360
717,188
56,264

830,584
249,404
243,254
1,063,406
85,372

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

718,888
137,242
1,022,871
2,729,134
250,878

431,079
87,766
598,469
1,635,420
162,256

29,519
10,385
52,165
193,994
17,631

6,992
1,183
9,651
31,398
2,896

71,241
16,181
114,643
337,163
22,625

35,224
5,192
47,008
138,810
12,711

112,303
12,768
155,675
296,791
24,185

2,384
246
4,516
10,799
648

30,146
3,521
40,744
84,759
7,926

191,154
44,346
274,365
820,142
79,732

277,014
60,221
401,557
1,105,659
102,048

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

106,888
1,074,105
872,988
400,937
917,729
77,755

68,187
666,335
570,071
204,905
615,521
50,774

5,609
56,317
53,592
28,860
50,457
4,694

1,013
9,902
7,804
4,150
7,943
618

10,560
114,214
83,727
57,212
93,898
7,892

3,734
45,294
30,643
15,846
32,021
3,151

13,538
139,798
101,127
67,960
91,901
8,367

309
4,265
2,093
4,004
1,502
210

3,938
37,980
23,931
18,000
24,486
2,049

32,081
307,218
273,481
105,325
285,703
24,935

43,758
441,309
360,863
152,192
398,608
31,142

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

5,389
10,966
2,087
692,335
14,449

1,449
5,751
787
312,833
9,083

205
1,081
129
55,397
849

447
574
275
15,534
395

553
1,043
288
80,950
1,165

905
1,109
393
40,094
1,013

1,043
874
145
130,909
1,399

67
67
7
9,502
56

720
467
63
47,116
489

817
3,360
447
174,248
4,370

900
3,204
415
213,259
5,047

Foreign countries

419,165

244,382

58,695

7,679

77,472

14,453

12,477

784

3,223

155,269

192,107

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes 21 special age-72 beneficiaries. Data for individual states are not available.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002

151,614 1,525,640

Men

13,849,075 19,313,379

Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and state or
other area, December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors

Disability

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

4,169,125 1,115,399

Children Widow(er)s

b

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

373,779 13,931,204

14,717,683

37,854,410

26,125,086

1,210,108

203,259

4,625,445

32,209

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

647,962
45,175
699,000
398,887
3,555,359

398,876
29,692
497,665
253,999
2,507,483

19,783
1,142
22,373
11,475
125,703

4,159
414
3,176
2,154
22,038

78,407
3,849
66,022
44,671
363,523

23,436
2,668
18,146
12,760
102,552

112,458
6,769
84,684
67,647
401,256

886
45
508
480
2,498

9,956
595
6,426
5,701
30,304

210,240
16,721
270,982
135,199
1,372,812

233,474
13,608
258,141
143,124
1,384,728

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

441,519
527,962
119,104
51,578
2,703,153

305,073
396,245
84,575
35,997
1,979,591

16,514
13,066
3,340
1,010
81,492

1,886
2,651
566
315
12,780

47,569
48,091
11,782
5,227
262,077

13,153
13,168
3,413
2,181
60,747

52,814
50,440
14,224
6,496
282,705

283
185
59
15
1,803

4,227
4,116
1,145
338
21,958

169,773
204,672
44,417
17,318
1,066,282

165,335
223,033
45,370
22,314
1,057,246

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

891,553
157,001
163,781
1,597,718
873,227

580,753
120,072
114,083
1,126,875
606,779

23,131
4,010
6,124
48,240
26,756

4,942
1,271
826
9,016
4,294

94,763
12,938
17,268
185,289
99,750

35,332
3,953
4,714
48,495
25,819

140,153
13,601
19,089
165,167
100,984

804
85
151
924
664

11,675
1,070
1,525
13,713
8,181

294,427
61,604
63,832
593,723
315,314

327,516
63,372
59,424
654,951
345,649

448,083
371,319
568,525
534,218
193,879

319,225
264,579
331,986
308,315
129,531

17,099
12,522
19,200
23,948
5,984

1,834
1,638
2,753
3,723
860

54,717
42,747
72,587
83,101
20,244

10,602
10,141
17,793
24,026
4,831

41,180
36,517
113,407
82,011
29,809

212
163
1,270
1,123
192

3,215
3,012
9,529
7,970
2,428

172,301
142,140
181,503
183,372
70,274

185,541
152,576
196,496
189,354
72,170

620,231
881,151
1,469,617
622,674
379,290

439,879
626,065
1,000,688
446,799
227,891

17,597
23,295
49,400
21,434
9,660

3,171
4,121
8,533
2,772
2,717

66,703
86,972
167,280
68,459
42,341

21,754
21,794
45,330
16,265
16,164

65,735
109,039
181,820
61,976
72,934

282
453
1,191
233
581

5,109
9,412
15,374
4,735
7,002

227,350
326,004
531,661
239,183
117,622

251,244
365,302
561,112
246,957
132,405

821,908
126,760
232,294
264,593
174,946

556,427
87,040
165,295
191,995
126,074

24,553
4,764
8,626
6,552
4,420

3,825
653
1,010
1,320
698

91,876
14,810
27,369
22,470
15,379

24,505
3,546
6,012
7,064
4,463

110,971
14,726
22,051
32,853
21,790

676
122
104
144
87

9,076
1,098
1,827
2,195
2,036

292,104
48,646
90,042
105,734
66,169

316,701
46,883
96,107
91,513
66,617

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,243,466
216,323
2,628,726
1,112,204
87,329

923,063
143,933
1,871,788
758,601
59,266

28,886
8,465
67,921
25,520
4,396

6,115
1,352
16,080
4,986
364

120,780
23,820
256,750
103,232
12,936

33,017
7,378
70,960
33,348
2,297

120,728
28,789
317,297
172,414
7,474

677
300
2,076
800
42

10,200
2,285
25,855
13,303
553

470,178
81,076
943,372
375,221
34,978

524,796
76,813
1,076,093
419,454
35,506

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,593,390
473,916
487,162
2,016,756
159,526

1,074,970
318,769
349,938
1,424,599
116,152

63,961
15,885
16,007
65,322
3,060

7,977
2,311
2,233
8,950
645

214,927
57,366
50,435
245,311
14,024

44,823
15,025
11,694
50,211
3,537

172,381
59,579
53,019
205,075
20,406

1,230
470
363
1,424
99

13,120
4,511
3,473
15,865
1,604

598,594
170,530
186,700
753,083
57,693

633,183
182,534
188,235
836,922
66,940

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

564,925
103,244
795,693
2,142,205
205,398

373,800
72,150
517,319
1,423,710
146,183

13,488
4,324
23,537
85,105
8,404

3,056
453
4,126
12,321
1,303

54,288
12,904
89,341
274,195
20,065

19,796
2,824
26,119
78,455
7,604

92,420
9,743
124,507
245,661
19,839

498
50
934
2,246
134

7,579
795
9,810
20,512
1,865

188,243
40,837
267,891
803,469
82,315

204,156
41,398
294,659
803,146
76,178

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

86,128
858,844
746,931
316,005
779,079
63,989

60,401
582,360
530,721
181,004
565,045
45,266

2,542
25,443
25,860
12,831
23,910
2,180

450
4,387
3,645
1,731
3,812
281

8,853
91,804
75,554
46,104
83,635
6,826

2,263
27,045
19,103
9,144
20,024
1,912

10,653
117,176
85,359
59,716
76,299
6,962

59
948
486
964
329
45

907
9,680
6,204
4,511
6,025
517

31,975
302,616
286,891
103,331
297,222
25,123

33,071
328,466
284,077
111,406
311,006
23,320

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

2,378
5,803
792
365,493
9,951

815
3,531
394
185,657
6,974

54
300
26
15,460
298

113
146
49
4,078
149

268
596
104
41,659
776

353
483
134
15,470
483

655
648
76
92,985
1,151

12
11
0
1,596
12

109
87
8
8,588
108

506
2,223
251
110,037
3,591

410
1,573
155
102,499
3,298

Foreign countries

206,287

129,127

13,712

2,031

44,289

7,069

9,125

177

757

81,838

90,127

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002 ♦ 3

Arkansas
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and county, December 2002
Retirement
County
Total, Arkansas

c

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s

Disability

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

534,909

306,492

27,381

5,373

59,776

23,593

85,229

2,448

24,617

145,147

204,582

Arkansas
Ashley
Baxter
Benton
Boone

4,270
5,045
13,355
29,440
8,630

2,445
2,590
9,255
19,385
4,920

245
310
600
1,760
440

55
75
75
195
55

630
680
1,115
2,495
875

160
250
270
935
305

580
860
1,560
3,495
1,505

15
45
60
60
45

140
235
420
1,115
485

1,195
1,340
4,435
9,305
2,355

1,810
1,830
5,285
11,820
3,140

Bradley
Calhoun
Carroll
Chicot
Clark

2,875
1,310
5,680
2,940
4,370

1,530
685
3,645
1,575
2,600

155
55
290
140
235

30
20
35
60
50

450
180
515
410
565

125
65
180
155
190

455
240
770
465
545

10
5
20
20
25

120
60
225
115
160

765
315
1,665
770
1,230

1,155
495
2,195
1,135
1,845

Clay
Cleburne
Cleveland
Columbia
Conway

4,545
6,910
1,710
5,685
4,875

2,585
4,390
945
3,085
2,740

265
450
110
320
230

25
45
15
80
50

635
720
215
795
465

165
200
70
290
170

665
850
275
870
940

25
30
10
20
25

180
225
70
225
255

1,275
2,170
455
1,480
1,265

1,865
2,695
645
2,295
1,840

Craighead
Crawford
Crittenden
Cross
Dallas

14,165
10,680
8,005
3,610
2,020

8,030
5,375
3,905
1,925
1,075

720
535
295
215
115

115
95
120
45
25

1,645
1,010
1,045
495
290

705
430
685
195
110

2,275
2,375
1,420
565
305

45
65
35
20
10

630
795
500
150
90

3,640
2,585
1,780
955
540

5,540
3,400
2,790
1,390
775

Desha
Drew
Faulkner
Franklin
Fulton

2,900
3,375
12,565
3,980
3,445

1,470
1,880
7,375
2,110
1,925

140
150
585
195
210

45
50
110
30
50

420
390
1,240
455
355

200
185
620
135
120

440
525
1,970
810
600

20
25
55
15
20

165
170
610
230
165

690
900
3,405
1,055
990

1,090
1,245
4,760
1,385
1,185

Garland
Grant
Greene
Hempstead
Hot Spring

24,305
3,030
7,905
4,500
6,600

16,245
1,640
4,330
2,535
3,760

1,270
205
435
195
395

155
30
80
65
45

2,355
400
1,005
585
830

755
130
315
255
265

2,805
480
1,375
680
1,010

105
15
35
20
35

615
130
330
165
260

7,745
815
2,040
1,145
1,865

10,040
1,125
3,070
1,805
2,515

Howard
Independence
Izard
Jackson
Jefferson

2,950
7,620
3,950
4,125
14,705

1,670
4,260
2,365
2,240
7,825

165
370
190
205
705

30
55
20
35
225

365
820
395
570
1,795

155
245
130
175
880

415
1,435
660
730
2,350

10
40
20
25
70

140
395
170
145
855

815
1,985
1,170
1,085
3,535

1,175
2,865
1,425
1,605
5,695

Johnson
Lafayette
Lawrence
Lee
Lincoln

5,000
2,030
4,445
2,395
2,315

2,665
1,045
2,440
1,170
1,230

275
110
255
150
135

50
35
40
30
25

590
280
565
365
295

190
90
175
180
120

915
355
780
360
365

40
15
15
15
20

275
100
175
125
125

1,360
525
1,240
605
605

1,810
750
1,680
895
885

Little River
Logan
Lonoke
Madison
Marion

2,855
5,365
8,455
3,110
4,485

1,610
2,825
4,620
1,680
2,685

175
310
455
175
210

15
60
70
30
30

370
630
985
330
355

100
205
435
130
110

465
990
1,405
575
805

15
35
40
10
35

105
310
445
180
255

795
1,420
2,220
850
1,305

1,085
1,925
3,085
1,055
1,505

Miller
Mississippi
Monroe
Montgomery
Nevada

7,290
9,515
2,285
2,360
2,240

4,035
4,945
1,225
1,440
1,175

355
405
130
145
115

80
130
30
30
30

945
1,150
345
250
310

325
645
115
95
115

1,125
1,680
330
305
375

60
35
15
15
15

365
525
95
80
105

1,815
2,255
600
720
580

2,875
3,480
910
890
865

Newton
Ouachita
Perry
Phillips
Pike

2,175
6,640
2,220
5,600
2,570

1,040
3,625
1,220
2,720
1,515

135
330
115
255
160

30
85
20
150
35

240
895
230
790
335

75
285
115
485
85

495
1,110
405
800
335

5
35
10
40
15

155
275
105
360
90

545
1,755
630
1,335
725

665
2,635
755
1,980
1,010

Poinsett
Polk
Pope
Prairie
Pulaski

5,695
4,880
10,765
2,180
59,820

2,940
2,925
5,830
1,195
34,860

305
295
525
140
2,435

50
45
100
25
780

790
560
1,140
325
6,025

260
180
465
90
3,480

1,055
650
2,045
335
9,370

30
40
70
10
155

265
185
590
60
2,715

1,425
1,485
2,740
635
15,090

2,100
1,810
3,875
850
24,085

Randolph
St. Francis
Saline
Scott
Searcy

4,490
5,065
15,395
2,805
2,380

2,545
2,640
9,505
1,410
1,270

230
200
830
155
135

25
105
90
25
25

550
655
1,475
330
275

180
375
605
90
70

730
815
2,315
585
450

20
20
45
30
20

210
255
530
180
135

1,200
1,240
4,550
705
665

1,730
1,820
5,785
955
845
(Continued)

8 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002

Arkansas
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and county, December 2002—Continued
Retirement
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Sebastian
Sevier
Sharp
Stone
Union

21,340
2,805
5,670
3,425
10,290

11,790
1,580
3,420
1,935
5,450

1,075
175
285
180
525

Van Buren
Washington
White
Woodruff
Yell

4,910
23,470
13,270
1,980
4,810

3,050
13,645
7,745
1,010
2,505

300
1,155
805
90
245

County

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

155
20
50
15
120

2,335
390
555
355
1,375

820
125
165
125
490

3,875
385
885
635
1,740

75
15
40
30
60

1,215
115
270
150
530

5,430
765
1,705
975
2,565

8,250
1,105
2,040
1,140
4,070

65
170
135
25
55

490
2,305
1,525
295
555

115
885
480
110
190

670
4,100
1,985
345
975

30
55
80
15
25

190
1,155
515
90
260

1,510
6,315
3,760
500
1,235

1,895
8,900
5,190
750
1,705

Children Widow(er)s

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002 ♦ 9

Arkansas
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county,
December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement
County
Total, Arkansas

c

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s

Disability

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

398,887

253,999

11,475

2,154

44,671

12,760

67,647

480

5,701

135,199

143,124

Arkansas
Ashley
Baxter
Benton
Boone

3,250
3,921
10,707
23,487
6,279

2,042
2,287
7,927
16,844
3,951

107
140
264
799
175

20
32
34
83
24

502
524
906
2,062
655

91
142
155
539
170

452
733
1,314
2,882
1,187

3
12
11
15
7

33
51
97
263
110

1,129
1,344
4,293
9,243
2,121

1,301
1,301
3,812
8,481
2,121

Bradley
Calhoun
Carroll
Chicot
Clark

2,136
956
4,217
1,978
3,269

1,261
548
2,928
1,200
2,126

67
21
121
51
98

12
9
16
18
22

324
127
386
261
427

74
36
100
73
105

369
198
613
344
444

2
1
4
4
6

27
15
50
25
41

701
284
1,520
649
1,142

801
335
1,475
728
1,279

Clay
Cleburne
Cleveland
Columbia
Conway

3,119
5,128
1,235
4,334
3,502

1,939
3,537
745
2,641
2,173

97
186
43
137
93

11
20
7
32
20

430
524
143
596
330

85
116
39
150
87

511
689
237
714
735

5
6
2
4
4

39
51
19
60
59

1,057
1,965
407
1,444
1,126

1,187
1,777
410
1,625
1,239

Craighead
Crawford
Crittenden
Cross
Dallas

10,666
7,576
5,655
2,609
1,470

6,757
4,331
3,239
1,565
882

310
213
121
91
47

50
39
40
18
11

1,233
741
745
355
207

396
242
333
105
52

1,772
1,827
1,069
437
245

8
10
7
4
2

139
173
102
33
24

3,436
2,325
1,673
865
494

3,979
2,290
1,967
945
528

1,966
2,426
9,638
2,818
2,369

1,149
1,507
6,214
1,656
1,470

56
58
246
74
76

15
18
50
13
19

285
280
953
316
235

95
101
386
73
61

331
418
1,629
625
469

3
4
12
3
3

31
39
149
58
35

607
806
3,228
910
832

721
856
3,389
918
724

Garland
Grant
Greene
Hempstead
Hot Spring

19,470
2,299
5,666
3,267
5,021

14,050
1,380
3,430
2,007
3,146

577
86
170
78
169

63
14
31
26
22

1,938
300
702
429
637

418
79
167
134
136

2,255
402
1,078
548
840

22
3
6
4
6

147
34
81
41
65

7,593
776
1,806
1,022
1,742

7,384
772
2,029
1,232
1,778

Howard
Independence
Izard
Jackson
Jefferson

2,124
5,401
2,882
2,961
10,534

1,333
3,294
1,881
1,786
6,405

66
141
72
82
291

13
21
8
14
79

261
569
275
392
1,273

82
132
71
89
444

336
1,139
533
563
1,848

2
8
4
4
15

32
96
36
31
180

729
1,715
1,035
960
3,278

780
1,882
932
1,079
3,922

Johnson
Lafayette
Lawrence
Lee
Lincoln

3,492
1,418
2,997
1,465
1,579

2,085
813
1,809
823
948

101
39
95
50
51

23
12
13
10
5

425
196
363
214
194

102
48
89
82
60

692
285
585
260
293

8
3
3
3
3

56
22
41
24
23

1,177
457
1,019
468
517

1,186
485
1,036
506
556

Little River
Logan
Lonoke
Madison
Marion

2,153
3,679
6,271
2,075
3,305

1,313
2,145
3,779
1,217
2,184

73
115
191
62
83

7
23
30
11
12

271
446
742
218
251

60
110
246
72
60

397
766
1,154
449
652

3
6
10
1
8

29
67
120
45
54

734
1,189
2,019
676
1,185

728
1,233
2,137
635
1,001

Miller
Mississippi
Monroe
Montgomery
Nevada

5,364
6,572
1,548
1,641
1,544

3,261
3,903
934
1,093
891

143
165
51
56
44

30
45
11
11
11

699
798
231
171
216

186
312
55
48
64

946
1,237
245
240
285

13
7
2
3
3

87
105
19
18
28

1,657
1,997
506
606
483

1,993
2,347
587
562
563

Newton
Ouachita
Perry
Phillips
Pike

1,392
5,038
1,583
3,588
1,846

745
3,084
957
2,095
1,187

45
142
44
94
59

9
32
7
37
13

147
655
161
490
238

41
156
65
217
51

369
889
321
587
272

1
9
2
6
3

35
71
26
61
22

414
1,657
546
1,122
637

389
1,907
490
1,285
658

Poinsett
Polk
Pope
Prairie
Pulaski

3,968
3,474
7,850
1,580
47,434

2,320
2,280
4,770
958
30,884

121
113
215
57
1,144

16
17
41
10
346

530
393
834
228
4,975

130
94
259
45
1,883

785
528
1,570
264
7,511

6
8
14
2
29

60
41
148
15
663

1,248
1,276
2,527
568
15,226

1,382
1,179
2,672
552
18,604

Randolph
St. Francis
Saline
Scott
Searcy

3,155
3,438
12,805
1,866
1,480

1,955
2,064
8,606
1,044
864

88
76
388
55
44

11
37
44
11
9

391
429
1,235
226
165

90
159
350
50
34

577
615
2,028
440
334

3
4
9
5
4

39
54
145
34
26

1,031
1,058
4,700
570
491

1,129
1,204
4,304
602
471

Desha
Drew
Faulkner
Franklin
Fulton

(Continued)

88 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002

Arkansas
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county,
December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Sebastian
Sevier
Sharp
Stone
Union

16,470
2,017
4,142
2,290
8,099

10,198
1,248
2,734
1,421
4,834

479
71
108
65
243

Van Buren
Washington
White
Woodruff
Yell

3,567
17,937
9,796
1,298
3,309

2,419
11,567
6,276
741
1,903

111
509
333
34
87

County

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

69
9
21
6
48

1,923
280
404
223
1,116

461
71
92
64
276

3,057
312
722
473
1,425

13
3
7
6
15

272
24
55
32
142

5,306
678
1,530
794
2,608

6,158
725
1,347
682
3,051

24
79
53
9
21

352
1,814
1,133
191
378

61
529
272
55
104

553
3,148
1,588
248
750

6
10
15
2
5

41
280
126
18
60

1,331
6,073
3,417
411
1,028

1,250
6,421
3,542
475
1,098

Children Widow(er)s

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002 ♦ 89