Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older, by state,
December 2003
Total population

Population aged 65 or older

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

290,810

15.8

35,919

90.8

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,501
649
5,581
2,726
35,484

19.3
9.4
15.5
19.9
12.3

592
41
714
378
3,765

92.8
91.9
86.1
93.3
84.7

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,551
3,483
817
563
17,019

12.2
16.7
17.3
12.8
19.6

441
471
107
68
2,897

91.5
94.6
93.8
77.3
85.4

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

8,685
1,258
1,366
12,654
6,196

13.5
15.4
15.5
14.8
16.7

827
169
156
1,507
763

91.9
87.6
96.1
91.0
95.8

2,944
2,724
4,118
4,496
1,306

18.5
16.3
18.7
16.3
20.1

434
354
512
524
188

96.0
93.8
93.2
90.4
95.3

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,509
6,433
10,080
5,059
2,881

13.6
16.5
16.9
15.1
18.5

625
857
1,237
609
349

88.1
91.1
96.0
93.9
92.4

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,704
918
1,739
2,241
1,288

18.1
17.8
16.6
14.6
16.4

760
125
232
251
154

94.3
93.5
94.0
92.3
97.6

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,638
1,875
19,190
8,407
634

15.8
15.7
15.8
17.1
18.0

1,124
225
2,489
1,016
94

91.7
89.4
88.0
94.6
94.4

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,436
3,512
3,560
12,365
1,076

16.9
17.5
16.6
19.3
17.9

1,517
461
454
1,902
151

93.1
93.1
95.3
93.4
93.4

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,147
764
5,842
22,119
2,351

17.7
18.0
17.8
12.6
10.9

512
109
727
2,175
203

93.2
96.2
94.3
89.9
91.4

619
7,386
6,131
1,810
5,472
501

17.5
14.8
14.5
22.4
16.3
15.7

80
833
691
277
712
60

95.6
91.2
93.3
93.2
90.5
94.8

State
United States

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, 2003 estimates of resident
population.
a.

Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2003, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 1

Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex
of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2003
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

47,038,391

29,531,615

2,621,690

480,019

4,899,704

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

867,601
60,860
863,874
543,727
4,363,657

474,865
35,572
562,452
310,295
2,809,413

43,730
2,752
47,704
26,478
275,348

9,648
1,204
7,860
5,375
53,745

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

557,253
582,877
141,488
72,209
3,330,425

356,598
404,976
92,292
46,728
2,255,825

35,590
24,489
6,576
2,315
174,842

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,168,095
194,019
211,528
1,867,671
1,032,417

689,546
137,895
134,581
1,208,937
652,423

546,065
443,706
768,861
731,511
262,533

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

1,909,952

5,873,673

150,886

1,570,852

14,027,610

19,405,989

100,917
5,027
76,411
58,671
413,929

42,364
4,776
32,824
23,735
173,610

148,770
8,708
106,090
91,435
501,137

4,162
247
2,294
2,451
11,695

43,145
2,574
28,239
25,287
124,780

222,064
18,013
272,444
146,802
1,386,474

327,543
19,298
342,817
205,565
1,802,884

4,355
5,399
1,204
859
31,545

55,270
50,212
13,042
7,188
301,022

21,556
20,101
5,543
4,627
107,512

66,086
60,540
17,776
8,944
360,650

1,240
861
284
52
8,187

16,558
16,299
4,771
1,496
90,842

175,184
182,883
42,818
20,568
1,076,590

228,463
262,318
57,483
31,847
1,398,183

50,015
9,314
13,335
97,184
53,471

11,961
3,057
1,945
20,271
8,997

121,080
15,790
20,276
201,257
109,810

63,109
6,427
8,088
79,103
42,204

180,239
16,747
25,516
202,314
127,496

3,899
406
711
4,064
2,931

48,246
4,383
7,076
54,541
35,085

307,102
64,616
66,595
562,826
298,698

452,523
83,769
82,993
808,544
432,095

359,424
290,563
400,017
372,854
159,218

35,649
25,094
44,464
54,175
13,400

3,897
3,447
6,718
9,515
2,077

61,233
46,872
94,236
106,490
24,906

17,107
16,699
32,232
45,063
8,126

53,812
47,761
145,141
103,798
41,744

1,037
785
5,854
5,079
1,011

13,906
12,485
40,199
34,537
12,051

171,006
137,003
196,711
196,291
76,161

245,280
194,621
281,038
277,483
103,295

751,359
1,061,851
1,699,384
765,228
533,375

493,496
694,015
1,048,856
508,738
283,271

36,172
47,114
96,919
45,459
22,351

7,091
9,226
17,738
5,884
6,995

76,213
96,367
181,843
77,701
58,021

36,633
34,833
72,338
25,765
30,948

80,746
138,622
215,868
80,235
97,489

1,209
2,278
5,176
1,144
2,978

19,799
39,396
60,646
20,302
31,322

226,580
316,753
493,946
240,850
130,208

323,787
463,907
692,499
331,478
192,652

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,033,886
163,659
287,891
327,319
211,499

637,167
103,679
188,342
221,155
139,872

52,341
10,552
18,045
14,299
8,843

8,728
1,615
2,195
3,202
1,448

107,731
17,398
30,918
26,205
17,161

42,611
6,207
10,033
11,970
6,785

143,733
18,996
29,642
40,425
27,961

3,068
557
508
649
463

38,507
4,655
8,208
9,414
8,966

295,637
51,762
90,252
109,530
64,210

420,699
65,321
128,096
121,936
86,190

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,363,838
294,669
3,035,697
1,436,124
114,047

935,604
175,984
1,977,323
891,119
71,124

56,962
19,968
141,308
55,157
9,983

12,841
3,628
36,444
11,627
861

127,275
30,516
283,508
132,839
15,451

50,180
14,519
113,155
59,467
3,976

140,691
38,315
371,881
226,041
10,050

2,951
1,429
9,526
4,102
222

37,334
10,310
102,552
55,772
2,380

420,124
89,043
892,608
390,685
37,337

610,306
112,360
1,297,831
570,704
51,274

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,932,026
613,515
591,461
2,386,426
192,662

1,187,891
376,413
393,760
1,546,896
129,385

132,517
35,100
33,542
130,971
6,313

17,394
5,539
5,077
19,262
1,486

241,015
69,949
56,768
270,726
15,695

74,258
26,761
18,875
82,509
5,919

218,542
78,473
67,621
259,792
26,445

5,185
2,195
1,581
6,689
457

55,224
19,085
14,237
69,581
6,962

583,652
179,406
186,704
717,780
56,311

828,867
249,860
245,658
1,057,858
84,575

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

735,084
137,880
1,041,360
2,792,148
256,551

441,486
88,767
609,473
1,668,620
166,211

28,893
9,917
51,112
191,779
17,413

7,013
1,143
9,707
31,598
3,014

70,816
15,884
112,982
335,426
22,687

35,048
5,149
47,467
139,215
12,867

118,809
13,257
164,196
324,583
25,579

2,372
250
4,400
10,931
657

30,647
3,513
42,023
89,996
8,123

196,138
44,678
279,937
836,415
81,812

280,983
60,214
405,083
1,118,378
103,817

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

108,248
1,093,695
890,466
405,444
928,505
78,745

69,309
679,196
581,069
206,295
622,108
51,737

5,484
55,094
52,448
28,379
48,801
4,577

1,034
9,901
7,967
4,096
7,999
607

10,360
112,814
83,320
55,820
92,498
7,819

3,642
45,164
30,674
15,926
31,917
3,082

14,240
148,086
108,137
72,245
98,289
8,679

278
4,187
2,130
4,006
1,560
201

3,901
39,253
24,721
18,677
25,333
2,043

32,739
313,793
279,243
106,561
289,005
25,495

43,883
446,480
364,996
151,687
400,183
31,437

State or area
All areas

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex
of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2003—Continued
Retirement
State or area

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s b

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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

5,425
11,245

1,532
5,913

208
1,061

430
543

562
1,078

908
1,142

1,028
963

63
68

694
477

884
3,458

936
3,288

2,157
702,675
15,024

843
320,469
9,562

134
55,598
866

263
15,220
422

282
81,115
1,167

399
39,440
1,019

160
134,972
1,433

12
9,352
56

64
46,509
499

470
178,105
4,528

429
218,434
5,254

Foreign countries

427,446

250,461

60,085

7,702

78,135

14,345

12,745

746

3,227

160,122

196,607

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a.

Includes 11 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, 2003 ♦ 3

Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries
aged 65 or older, December 2003 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

39,541,474

27,230,628

1,214,102

213,222

4,238,983

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

680,895
48,234
743,421
419,354
3,706,587

417,254
31,655
527,768
265,643
2,604,873

19,916
1,177
22,650
11,442
126,062

4,272
445
3,424
2,257
23,217

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

464,241
545,980
126,219
52,849
2,829,577

322,193
408,802
89,409
36,826
2,067,794

16,628
13,017
3,371
1,005
81,879

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

943,172
164,385
174,166
1,653,018
911,617

615,091
125,621
121,027
1,163,200
632,132

463,324
384,596
597,223
556,420
204,080

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

1,151,883

5,060,494

33,401

398,760

14,539,335

15,232,132

79,583
4,041
68,238
45,290
369,888

24,187
2,781
19,151
13,210
106,087

124,089
7,463
94,602
74,897
441,165

900
47
519
505
2,604

10,695
626
7,067
6,111
32,690

220,510
17,852
287,065
141,452
1,427,781

242,374
14,453
272,198
148,647
1,432,367

2,053
2,778
595
325
13,617

48,654
48,776
12,087
5,146
267,588

13,633
13,692
3,493
2,206
63,431

56,455
54,322
15,935
6,968
310,057

285
189
64
11
1,867

4,341
4,404
1,266
362
23,346

179,297
211,081
47,114
17,799
1,112,743

172,846
229,262
47,448
22,636
1,098,517

23,468
3,986
6,226
48,126
26,859

5,310
1,305
876
9,385
4,512

97,125
13,386
17,867
186,990
101,284

36,665
3,999
4,940
49,957
26,990

152,417
14,858
21,420
179,838
110,337

817
88
153
960
703

12,278
1,143
1,658
14,563
8,800

312,334
64,072
67,955
613,507
329,161

343,296
66,651
62,325
671,897
357,205

330,697
273,996
348,022
320,566
135,582

16,844
12,353
19,393
24,100
6,018

1,893
1,665
2,853
3,873
912

55,085
43,075
73,908
84,591
20,641

10,864
10,392
18,523
24,665
4,962

44,379
39,786
123,195
89,141
33,083

224
173
1,307
1,177
202

3,339
3,156
10,022
8,307
2,681

178,548
147,138
191,212
191,090
73,739

190,626
156,673
203,994
195,274
74,818

647,915
909,314
1,532,461
651,618
397,746

459,241
643,587
1,041,344
467,950
238,845

17,569
22,986
49,393
21,265
9,701

3,353
4,282
8,885
2,840
2,821

67,773
87,297
170,111
69,248
43,056

22,389
22,581
46,823
16,708
16,648

71,813
118,073
198,477
68,249
78,800

294
453
1,273
248
590

5,482
10,056
16,153
5,109
7,284

237,514
335,946
554,033
250,683
123,831

260,879
372,606
579,581
256,242
137,859

856,106
132,717
240,185
284,699
184,254

578,112
91,395
170,870
205,819
132,051

24,432
4,759
8,423
6,741
4,454

4,047
691
1,035
1,448
729

93,035
15,104
27,620
23,561
15,706

25,220
3,616
6,115
7,519
4,607

121,022
15,899
24,102
36,947
24,350

693
123
105
160
93

9,545
1,130
1,915
2,503
2,265

304,474
51,202
93,095
113,460
69,486

326,224
48,730
98,712
97,669
69,458

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,285,403
228,135
2,713,437
1,176,652
89,978

951,510
151,521
1,929,552
800,771
61,180

28,872
8,509
68,070
25,748
4,345

6,409
1,412
16,823
5,323
384

121,495
24,417
258,954
105,725
13,042

33,847
7,614
72,321
34,769
2,374

131,570
31,891
338,322
189,262
8,032

687
302
2,128
844
49

11,012
2,468
27,266
14,209
573

484,717
85,371
973,911
397,080
36,066

538,850
80,514
1,103,440
439,011
36,520

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,648,848
496,390
511,856
2,087,483
164,529

1,112,628
332,731
367,098
1,468,251
119,166

63,898
15,776
16,107
64,778
3,044

8,244
2,445
2,398
9,331
678

217,108
58,274
51,734
247,374
14,035

46,063
15,571
11,972
51,914
3,715

185,871
66,269
58,455
226,879
22,080

1,286
486
385
1,500
97

13,750
4,837
3,707
17,455
1,714

621,033
177,877
195,800
776,444
59,445

649,719
188,648
195,733
857,674
68,290

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

598,714
107,242
838,181
2,260,853
216,796

395,977
75,298
544,673
1,496,696
154,292

13,627
4,246
23,802
86,395
8,555

3,182
456
4,353
12,975
1,383

55,893
13,053
91,050
281,053
20,773

20,291
2,901
27,126
81,082
7,960

101,222
10,420
135,791
277,750
21,703

516
51
948
2,354
143

8,006
818
10,437
22,548
1,988

200,013
42,498
282,956
844,560
87,184

214,004
42,675
307,157
836,691
79,776

90,295
905,051
786,011
329,557
812,875
67,009

63,409
613,571
557,395
187,800
588,481
47,566

2,556
25,666
26,006
12,976
23,752
2,186

474
4,571
3,858
1,791
3,966
288

8,968
93,814
77,482
46,348
84,962
6,997

2,281
27,772
19,758
9,438
20,604
1,942

11,606
128,281
94,328
65,419
84,353
7,448

55
979
514
987
352
47

946
10,397
6,669
4,799
6,405
535

33,749
319,753
301,903
107,841
310,042
26,507

34,165
343,280
296,133
114,252
321,720
24,253

State or area
All areas

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

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

4 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries
aged 65 or older, December 2003 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement
State or area

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s b

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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

2,500
6,127

899
3,708

54
300

118
141

283
636

359
504

669
730

11
12

107
97

576
2,342

448
1,659

860
384,790
10,741

439
196,180
7,604

28
15,990
316

49
4,186
160

104
43,121
801

142
15,725
511

88
99,111
1,223

1
1,656
13

9
8,821
113

275
116,370
3,862

164
108,602
3,544

Foreign countries

214,786

134,868

14,255

2,125

45,736

7,269

9,583

170

780

85,987

93,740

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, 2003 ♦ 5

Georgia
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of
beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2003
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

1,168,095

689,546

50,015

11,961

121,080

Appling
Atkinson
Bacon
Baker
Baldwin

3,230
1,240
1,985
705
7,165

1,670
595
1,030
370
3,870

145
70
90
40
205

30
15
20
10
130

Banks
Barrow
Bartow
Ben Hill
Berrien

2,665
6,915
12,515
3,210
3,180

1,560
3,970
7,240
1,790
1,750

75
205
455
115
150

Bibb
Bleckley
Brantley
Brooks
Bryan

27,890
2,365
2,820
3,150
3,190

15,555
1,365
1,310
1,730
1,735

Bulloch
Burke
Butts
Calhoun
Camden

7,400
4,065
3,485
1,070
4,750

Candler
Carroll
Catoosa
Charlton
Chatham

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

63,109

180,239

3,899

48,246

307,102

452,523

405
150
205
100
590

160
70
100
40
510

640
250
425
105
1,470

15
10
10
5
20

165
80
105
35
370

820
320
475
185
1,670

1,130
395
690
280
2,420

30
65
115
40
35

215
690
1,225
375
370

135
390
615
180
140

500
1,225
2,310
570
575

15
20
30
10
25

135
350
525
130
135

695
1,660
3,180
785
845

890
2,540
4,510
1,240
1,175

1,085
90
120
125
145

300
20
40
30
50

2,900
220
300
390
345

1,550
135
145
195
205

5,040
420
695
525
555

110
5
25
15
15

1,350
110
185
140
140

6,485
570
655
780
840

11,200
950
820
1,215
1,045

4,340
2,055
1,985
590
2,440

335
140
100
55
210

75
55
30
15
60

770
455
325
130
455

405
320
210
55
340

1,085
775
625
165
900

40
25
25
5
35

350
240
185
55
310

1,970
925
840
255
1,190

2,795
1,395
1,230
430
1,435

1,950
14,945
9,400
1,745
38,315

1,100
8,690
5,795
850
23,420

75
505
430
80
2,010

20
140
55
35
440

215
1,345
985
195
4,465

105
765
375
115
1,945

350
2,680
1,370
360
4,785

10
75
40
10
90

75
745
350
100
1,160

515
3,710
2,590
410
10,825

715
5,460
3,825
570
15,945

Chattahoochee
Chattooga
Cherokee
Clarke
Clay

530
5,160
16,335
11,890
785

240
3,070
10,430
7,195
440

25
145
790
515
35

5
35
125
125
5

65
500
1,605
1,185
115

65
230
785
545
45

95
945
2,025
1,805
115

5
30
45
25
0

30
205
530
495
30

125
1,310
4,770
3,090
220

145
2,010
6,315
4,940
315

Clayton
Clinch
Cobb
Coffee
Colquitt

23,390
1,300
60,880
6,100
7,410

11,805
560
39,710
3,000
4,205

885
45
2,960
225
340

275
20
515
70
60

2,290
150
5,895
690
930

2,085
85
2,885
345
400

4,420
310
6,745
1,315
1,185

80
5
120
20
35

1,550
125
2,050
435
255

5,245
275
17,990
1,340
1,890

7,690
385
24,960
2,080
3,010

Columbia
Cook
Coweta
Crawford
Crisp

11,900
2,930
12,815
1,845
3,985

7,175
1,615
7,850
950
2,275

630
115
565
65
135

120
40
115
15
25

1,295
370
1,235
195
490

685
130
655
95
225

1,475
505
1,875
415
650

35
15
40
10
25

485
140
480
100
160

3,370
735
3,465
455
950

4,505
1,150
4,825
570
1,625

Dade
Dawson
Decatur
De Kalb
Dodge

2,855
2,360
5,190
70,820
3,325

1,560
1,490
2,855
42,780
1,755

155
120
210
2,970
95

25
20
50
885
20

355
215
635
6,610
370

135
100
280
4,640
190

465
340
865
10,000
680

25
0
40
125
20

135
75
255
2,810
195

770
730
1,275
18,275
715

1,025
840
2,040
28,830
1,235

Dooly
Dougherty
Douglas
Early
Echols

2,370
15,825
11,760
2,420
420

1,320
8,965
6,970
1,360
230

85
690
465
120
20

25
185
100
20
5

285
1,755
1,155
345
65

150
975
740
125
15

400
2,510
1,780
360
70

10
60
35
5
0

95
685
515
85
15

595
3,920
3,130
620
110

920
6,210
4,245
1,030
165

Effingham
Elbert
Emanuel
Evans
Fannin

5,270
4,630
4,535
1,960
5,535

2,685
2,585
2,430
1,085
3,285

280
165
145
90
330

70
25
55
30
50

665
505
500
215
650

315
190
305
120
190

935
885
855
325
865

30
30
30
5
15

290
245
215
90
150

1,350
1,175
1,075
495
1,620

1,740
1,745
1,655
750
2,140

County
Total, Georgia c

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

20 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Georgia
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of
beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2003—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Fayette
Floyd
Forsyth
Franklin
Fulton

12,345
18,285
10,960
4,755
89,725

8,335
10,910
7,340
2,900
54,330

725
730
580
170
4,270

125
150
75
35
1,005

1,220
1,850
1,045
455
9,655

Gilmer
Glascock
Glynn
Gordon
Grady

4,980
575
13,710
7,855
4,560

3,115
375
8,315
4,720
2,510

225
10
680
245
165

35
0
150
70
45

Greene
Gwinnett
Habersham
Hall
Hancock

3,500
49,545
7,080
21,105
1,885

2,145
31,290
4,650
13,540
985

165
2,235
345
980
60

Haralson
Harris
Hart
Heard
Henry

5,275
4,000
5,165
1,840
16,585

3,195
2,515
3,335
1,005
9,980

Houston
Irwin
Jackson
Jasper
Jeff Davis

15,195
1,865
7,170
2,180
2,580

Jefferson
Jenkins
Johnson
Jones
Lamar

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

515
850
450
185
5,090

1,045
3,080
1,135
795
12,580

15
55
20
20
125

365
660
315
195
2,670

3,800
4,760
3,400
1,290
23,810

5,155
7,245
4,380
1,835
37,705

455
65
1,470
700
520

155
30
540
335
255

785
75
1,945
1,445
830

20
0
55
20
25

190
20
555
320
210

1,475
160
3,855
2,010
1,130

1,765
245
5,395
2,925
1,715

40
480
70
170
20

315
4,775
635
1,925
245

120
2,960
245
905
125

560
5,770
905
2,880
330

20
90
20
40
5

135
1,945
210
665
115

975
13,835
2,135
6,045
440

1,245
19,675
2,840
8,425
680

145
185
245
50
670

45
30
30
20
155

440
420
440
180
1,550

275
185
200
125
950

940
520
725
380
2,430

30
15
10
5
55

205
130
180
75
795

1,335
1,160
1,470
445
4,355

1,980
1,545
2,100
635
6,130

8,795
1,035
4,310
1,300
1,310

825
95
225
80
90

145
10
65
10
15

1,515
240
690
195
290

905
120
340
100
150

2,260
285
1,245
360
565

55
5
20
15
10

695
75
275
120
150

4,100
470
1,870
595
600

5,825
755
2,645
795
870

3,565
1,670
1,765
4,045
3,045

1,895
905
965
2,140
1,830

135
50
70
140
105

40
30
20
40
35

435
180
190
410
240

245
105
70
200
130

630
310
355
860
530

15
5
10
20
20

170
85
85
235
155

830
385
450
985
800

1,395
620
650
1,365
1,150

Lanier
Laurens
Lee
Liberty
Lincoln

1,260
8,780
2,630
4,570
1,755

645
4,895
1,490
2,265
1,055

40
295
105
195
70

20
90
30
50
30

140
940
280
510
175

75
440
185
420
65

260
1,665
420
830
280

5
35
10
25
10

75
420
110
275
70

310
2,140
655
1,040
495

410
3,355
945
1,435
655

Long
Lowndes
Lumpkin
McDuffie
McIntosh

1,035
13,085
3,390
3,740
2,320

505
7,420
2,105
2,090
1,270

45
600
145
135
110

15
190
45
35
50

130
1,505
325
450
220

70
815
140
205
130

195
1,955
515
635
425

10
55
5
15
10

65
545
110
175
105

225
3,355
980
915
610

345
5,020
1,255
1,405
725

Macon
Madison
Marion
Meriwether
Miller

1,920
4,770
1,055
4,225
1,290

1,030
2,730
535
2,505
765

55
155
50
140
60

20
40
10
35
15

235
440
130
425
175

130
250
65
230
55

345
915
195
710
160

5
20
5
10
10

100
220
65
170
50

445
1,210
265
1,055
350

710
1,685
345
1,655
545

Mitchell
Monroe
Montgomery
Morgan
Murray

4,110
3,860
1,495
3,060
5,495

2,240
2,245
800
1,935
2,880

160
130
55
125
180

50
40
20
35
50

500
345
150
290
460

220
210
65
150
290

695
705
315
415
1,290

30
10
10
5
20

215
175
80
105
325

980
970
400
860
1,285

1,585
1,385
485
1,190
1,780

29,730
10,550
3,375
2,270
9,260

17,305
6,290
2,135
1,305
5,160

1,465
395
190
80
350

330
85
20
15
80

3,765
990
295
235
955

1,635
540
165
105
585

4,085
1,700
440
410
1,590

100
35
10
5
45

1,045
515
120
115
495

7,555
2,760
970
610
2,285

12,650
3,945
1,335
795
3,175

3,920
4,960
3,195
2,460
7,935

2,175
3,280
1,615
1,540
4,405

140
265
120
100
340

35
35
25
20
80

415
500
365
215
815

245
170
150
105
385

700
585
725
355
1,470

25
10
20
15
55

185
115
175
110
385

945
1,520
775
705
1,970

1,445
1,915
1,070
875
2,940

County

Muscogee
Newton
Oconee
Oglethorpe
Paulding
Peach
Pickens
Pierce
Pike
Polk

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 21

Georgia
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of
beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2003—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Pulaski
Putnam
Quitman
Rabun
Randolph

2,055
3,820
610
3,575
1,555

1,170
2,480
350
2,335
790

80
205
25
175
70

15
35
5
30
20

265
340
75
375
265

Richmond
Rockdale
Schley
Screven
Seminole

31,910
9,605
635
2,960
2,150

17,310
5,980
345
1,635
1,220

1,410
430
30
130
95

490
85
5
45
25

Spalding
Stephens
Stewart
Sumter
Talbot

10,825
5,880
1,055
5,395
1,335

6,405
3,565
565
3,100
720

280
205
50
195
55

Taliaferro
Tattnall
Taylor
Telfair
Terrell

450
3,660
1,765
2,635
2,090

260
1,995
960
1,415
1,110

Thomas
Tift
Toombs
Towns
Treutlen

8,830
6,540
5,190
3,105
1,350

Troup
Turner
Twiggs
Union
Upson

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

90
145
30
120
105

340
500
100
450
220

5
10
0
5
10

90
105
25
85
75

525
1,230
165
1,095
365

820
1,390
240
1,435
640

3,550
930
75
360
285

2,240
490
40
150
95

5,370
1,300
105
465
310

105
20
5
15
20

1,435
370
30
160
100

7,690
2,695
145
790
570

11,905
3,735
240
1,125
865

115
35
10
50
20

1,020
610
175
575
155

525
235
65
305
85

1,960
950
155
890
230

45
25
5
30
10

475
255
30
250
60

2,685
1,535
285
1,300
355

4,090
2,385
420
2,165
465

15
165
75
85
80

5
40
10
30
30

50
435
225
305
285

30
180
85
115
145

85
680
315
530
335

0
15
15
15
15

5
150
80
140
90

115
910
460
595
485

180
1,380
645
1,010
805

4,985
3,780
2,810
2,150
720

325
265
160
195
50

115
50
75
10
15

920
745
580
310
160

570
340
245
70
55

1,495
1,045
1,040
295
275

35
20
30
10
10

385
295
250
65
65

2,195
1,635
1,195
1,085
320

3,405
2,585
1,905
1,280
500

10,865
1,810
2,115
5,410
6,000

6,585
1,030
925
3,700
3,605

315
65
95
310
160

95
25
35
40
45

1,005
200
230
505
540

590
110
155
135
300

1,725
285
505
610
1,090

40
10
25
15
30

510
85
145
95
230

2,685
465
455
1,815
1,470

4,435
705
610
2,135
2,355

Walker
Walton
Ware
Warren
Washington

12,380
9,320
7,240
1,285
3,915

7,290
5,870
3,785
690
2,080

515
355
275
50
145

90
75
85
15
40

1,425
830
765
185
555

515
420
375
75
250

2,010
1,390
1,480
225
645

50
25
35
5
15

485
355
440
40
185

3,265
2,490
1,615
325
935

4,920
3,640
2,730
500
1,510

Wayne
Webster
Wheeler
White
Whitfield

4,975
440
1,055
4,600
13,640

2,695
260
555
3,040
8,525

250
25
30
220
450

60
5
15
30
120

550
45
115
430
1,200

210
20
45
130
610

925
65
235
605
2,175

25
0
0
15
40

260
20
60
130
520

1,325
130
255
1,410
3,630

1,720
160
375
1,765
5,430

Wilcox
Wilkes
Wilkinson
Worth

1,535
2,525
2,135
3,670

825
1,510
1,065
2,080

60
115
90
180

15
25
15
40

180
280
265
430

70
110
130
210

290
400
440
545

15
10
10
10

80
75
120
175

390
670
485
970

575
1,040
755
1,400

County

Children Widow(er)s b

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.

Includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

22 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Georgia
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2003 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

943,172

615,091

23,468

5,310

97,125

Appling
Atkinson
Bacon
Baker
Baldwin

2,308
786
1,408
469
5,774

1,302
427
793
279
3,470

58
27
31
15
95

9
5
6
5
56

Banks
Barrow
Bartow
Ben Hill
Berrien

1,991
5,502
10,294
2,299
2,254

1,271
3,434
6,553
1,425
1,356

33
89
218
46
57

Bibb
Bleckley
Brantley
Brooks
Bryan

21,416
1,615
2,081
2,217
2,567

13,352
967
1,058
1,368
1,541

Bulloch
Burke
Butts
Calhoun
Camden

5,633
2,875
2,717
710
3,813

Candler
Carroll
Catoosa
Charlton
Chatham

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

36,665

152,417

817

12,278

312,334

343,296

284
88
143
61
463

84
32
58
20
291

530
191
347
81
1,298

3
1
3
1
5

37
15
26
7
97

719
249
413
152
1,658

736
237
453
166
1,901

14
33
56
15
12

153
551
977
261
259

75
244
373
81
77

411
1,055
1,973
437
456

3
4
6
2
5

31
90
138
31
33

632
1,640
3,286
707
736

624
1,914
3,466
851
768

509
36
49
52
65

129
7
16
11
21

2,211
147
218
266
276

820
68
86
97
129

4,053
357
601
394
487

23
1
6
2
3

318
32
47
28
45

6,353
456
610
686
847

8,331
584
540
831
763

3,671
1,629
1,714
437
2,240

150
58
45
22
101

31
20
15
3
26

594
310
247
82
366

222
175
111
29
195

873
625
536
123
799

8
5
5
1
8

82
53
45
12
79

1,917
838
820
204
1,269

1,993
922
911
273
1,059

1,373
12,047
7,901
1,261
32,541

853
7,788
5,317
688
21,932

31
237
201
35
1,039

7
66
26
12
212

143
1,049
831
137
3,907

53
438
225
60
1,118

270
2,274
1,204
303
3,999

1
16
8
3
19

16
179
89
23
315

432
3,780
2,707
383
11,685

488
4,180
3,011
383
12,634

Chattahoochee
Chattooga
Cherokee
Clarke
Clay

346
4,052
14,468
9,846
547

182
2,639
10,001
6,699
340

9
64
386
268
13

2
17
62
59
1

43
356
1,412
1,007
72

32
136
532
290
21

73
782
1,908
1,406
91

1
7
9
4
0

5
50
158
112
7

103
1,254
5,220
3,376
192

91
1,512
5,075
3,903
194

Clayton
Clinch
Cobb
Coffee
Colquitt

18,532
863
55,815
4,326
5,452

10,724
436
39,723
2,392
3,396

409
17
1,543
89
139

120
7
262
26
22

1,874
97
5,513
485
670

1,157
45
1,946
184
216

3,843
237
6,207
1,050
945

17
0
27
2
7

388
24
594
99
57

5,416
236
20,695
1,187
1,711

5,953
252
21,039
1,426
2,088

Columbia
Cook
Coweta
Crawford
Crisp

10,001
2,056
10,953
1,345
2,906

6,554
1,251
7,321
740
1,843

298
42
278
24
58

60
18
54
8
10

1,096
256
1,047
133
343

466
68
412
52
117

1,378
391
1,693
361
492

8
3
9
2
4

142
27
137
25
39

3,524
652
3,716
402
881

3,425
751
3,760
362
1,132

Dade
Dawson
Decatur
De Kalb
Dodge

2,216
1,983
3,786
60,657
2,217

1,350
1,357
2,304
40,758
1,280

68
55
94
1,545
36

13
10
21
405
8

278
177
454
5,784
229

76
64
135
2,657
94

398
298
710
8,711
526

5
0
7
27
4

28
22
61
769
41

759
748
1,198
20,105
573

724
626
1,386
23,717
795

Dooly
Dougherty
Douglas
Early
Echols

1,634
12,080
10,034
1,744
317

996
7,660
6,504
1,090
184

31
315
226
49
9

8
74
53
8
1

200
1,326
991
230
45

77
513
464
66
10

298
2,019
1,643
280
64

1
12
7
2
0

24
161
146
20
4

499
3,766
3,309
568
101

609
4,571
3,370
678
109

Effingham
Elbert
Emanuel
Evans
Fannin

4,343
3,510
3,185
1,398
4,401

2,469
2,155
1,880
861
2,826

130
70
56
39
138

36
13
23
12
20

552
376
333
149
513

191
109
162
59
112

877
725
674
255
749

6
6
5
1
5

82
56
51
22
39

1,416
1,099
932
452
1,567

1,281
1,256
1,110
497
1,524

County
Total, Georgia c

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

106 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Georgia
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2003 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Fayette
Floyd
Forsyth
Franklin
Fulton

11,472
15,242
9,967
3,624
76,359

8,311
10,030
7,150
2,401
51,237

378
362
287
69
2,274

65
75
35
16
465

1,142
1,536
945
334
8,516

Gilmer
Glascock
Glynn
Gordon
Grady

3,949
416
11,725
6,269
3,251

2,671
285
7,832
4,084
1,981

95
5
349
108
62

16
0
70
31
19

Greene
Gwinnett
Habersham
Hall
Hancock

2,826
44,189
5,658
17,781
1,319

1,946
30,411
4,008
12,412
759

80
1,088
149
472
22

Haralson
Harris
Hart
Heard
Henry

4,173
3,236
4,099
1,391
14,137

2,751
2,184
2,884
833
9,285

Houston
Irwin
Jackson
Jasper
Jeff Davis

10,553
1,284
5,706
1,698
1,906

Jefferson
Jenkins
Johnson
Jones
Lamar

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

379
509
329
100
2,812

1,074
2,550
1,117
651
10,333

4
12
4
4
29

119
168
101
47
693

4,346
4,973
3,814
1,194
25,989

4,258
5,737
3,492
1,301
30,626

341
46
1,328
542
362

92
15
331
207
134

684
57
1,660
1,210
641

4
1
12
5
4

46
6
143
82
48

1,415
141
4,175
1,970
1,002

1,242
162
4,345
2,196
1,167

12
234
34
81
9

222
4,342
499
1,593
160

67
2,006
141
549
70

462
5,509
768
2,480
272

3
21
4
10
1

32
579
55
183
26

1,012
15,421
2,086
6,315
368

895
16,221
2,064
6,548
448

62
82
109
21
314

20
15
11
10
78

341
326
326
125
1,331

154
116
113
72
616

787
472
605
309
2,275

6
4
3
1
13

51
38
47
19
227

1,283
1,129
1,440
411
4,627

1,494
1,121
1,525
461
4,815

6,536
791
3,700
1,106
1,058

315
42
100
35
34

56
4
30
5
7

1,087
151
524
146
208

523
55
216
60
86

1,857
220
1,060
317
474

12
2
4
3
3

167
19
72
26
37

3,419
412
1,813
572
541

3,675
481
1,970
561
603

2,510
1,163
1,220
3,237
2,391

1,493
695
733
1,872
1,585

53
18
25
64
50

15
10
8
18
17

278
123
117
323
170

132
55
38
115
77

500
242
276
779
451

3
1
2
3
4

36
19
20
63
37

740
330
377
966
788

914
419
413
1,020
834

Lanier
Laurens
Lee
Liberty
Lincoln

869
6,431
2,079
3,205
1,324

492
3,938
1,280
1,776
866

17
120
43
78
27

8
33
13
15
11

94
637
211
362
125

36
220
114
233
37

206
1,373
379
676
240

1
8
3
4
2

16
102
36
62
17

257
1,910
629
918
461

273
2,332
685
944
442

Long
Lowndes
Lumpkin
McDuffie
McIntosh

702
9,906
2,682
2,738
1,699

371
6,290
1,804
1,669
1,063

16
272
65
56
48

6
73
16
15
17

87
1,160
243
321
158

41
447
78
114
71

166
1,534
447
517
319

2
10
1
2
2

13
120
28
44
22

185
3,281
943
830
573

212
3,602
905
969
496

Macon
Madison
Marion
Meriwether
Miller

1,313
3,623
716
3,183
905

786
2,252
402
2,039
582

22
66
19
63
22

6
18
4
15
3

144
326
84
302
121

70
147
36
120
29

262
760
159
602
132

1
5
2
3
1

22
49
10
40
14

380
1,114
226
980
302

461
1,193
211
1,154
347

Mitchell
Monroe
Montgomery
Morgan
Murray

2,811
3,016
1,045
2,416
4,112

1,717
1,909
621
1,670
2,396

65
59
21
57
70

18
18
8
15
22

342
254
97
217
336

102
121
35
85
177

524
604
244
346
1,028

5
2
2
1
4

40
48
18
26
79

859
930
341
857
1,194

1,045
1,003
314
846
1,273

Muscogee
Newton
Oconee
Oglethorpe
Paulding

22,959
8,707
2,814
1,664
7,735

14,738
5,704
1,941
1,049
4,735

657
187
94
33
160

136
39
8
7
38

2,911
812
251
161
817

908
328
99
54
383

3,328
1,503
387
333
1,450

22
7
2
1
11

259
128
30
26
141

7,241
2,857
1,014
535
2,372

9,356
3,049
1,012
542
2,481

2,801
4,259
2,331
1,930
6,170

1,681
3,074
1,292
1,297
3,784

54
132
49
43
147

11
16
10
10
33

299
419
258
166
624

146
96
85
73
223

561
492
586
311
1,249

6
1
5
2
12

44
27
47
28
98

833
1,672
706
667
1,912

958
1,427
711
616
2,154

County

Peach
Pickens
Pierce
Pike
Polk

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 107

Georgia
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2003 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Pulaski
Putnam
Quitman
Rabun
Randolph

1,420
3,174
443
2,827
1,050

854
2,237
283
1,996
603

31
94
10
84
26

6
16
3
14
8

183
262
52
290
179

Richmond
Rockdale
Schley
Screven
Seminole

24,615
8,380
452
2,086
1,602

14,919
5,657
270
1,274
1,008

658
208
12
53
40

216
44
3
20
7

Spalding
Stephens
Stewart
Sumter
Talbot

8,582
4,559
695
4,076
957

5,585
3,032
408
2,621
571

133
91
18
86
22

Taliaferro
Tattnall
Taylor
Telfair
Terrell

308
2,515
1,240
1,798
1,456

196
1,490
733
1,055
872

Thomas
Tift
Toombs
Towns
Treutlen

6,671
4,815
3,774
2,554
923

Troup
Turner
Twiggs
Union
Upson

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

51
85
15
61
52

272
453
76
362
168

1
2
0
2
2

21
26
3
20
13

423
1,257
151
1,065
314

535
1,009
163
1,030
417

2,759
824
50
254
204

1,278
330
20
76
51

4,407
1,207
88
369
267

23
5
1
4
4

355
105
8
37
20

7,532
2,937
126
701
530

8,795
2,964
161
731
596

44
13
3
22
9

810
455
107
422
101

294
138
33
155
43

1,598
763
117
706
195

10
4
1
6
2

109
63
8
58
14

2,688
1,467
222
1,241
316

3,101
1,775
256
1,581
300

6
66
26
30
31

1
15
5
8
7

30
291
150
205
193

12
93
51
58
68

61
526
255
411
261

0
2
2
2
3

2
32
17
30
20

94
756
387
486
434

115
885
412
673
532

4,225
3,092
2,244
1,899
538

148
114
70
83
17

49
17
30
5
6

695
549
427
242
102

309
176
129
42
32

1,153
799
808
265
213

7
4
5
2
2

87
64
60
16
13

2,116
1,524
1,080
1,089
272

2,497
1,818
1,343
899
314

8,677
1,202
1,504
4,344
4,727

5,786
757
757
3,170
3,087

156
24
38
134
70

44
8
13
21
17

769
130
161
383
402

333
52
80
81
178

1,448
209
418
524
912

9
1
5
5
6

132
19
33
27
55

2,708
383
413
1,751
1,415

3,399
452
407
1,479
1,786

Walker
Walton
Ware
Warren
Washington

10,016
7,744
5,260
907
2,892

6,460
5,312
3,110
536
1,716

233
158
116
20
62

46
38
35
6
14

1,152
679
558
115
385

305
254
183
38
128

1,691
1,207
1,157
182
539

11
5
8
1
3

118
92
93
11
44

3,269
2,590
1,514
280
880

3,776
2,815
1,938
326
1,055

Wayne
Webster
Wheeler
White
Whitfield

3,897
301
721
3,713
11,328

2,357
202
413
2,620
7,763

113
9
11
98
209

28
2
5
15
54

414
28
71
337
996

125
9
21
87
361

785
47
186
521
1,805

6
0
0
1
9

69
3
13
35
131

1,322
113
209
1,380
3,763

1,227
101
244
1,263
4,330

Wilcox
Wilkes
Wilkinson
Worth

978
1,884
1,718
2,617

558
1,212
951
1,636

22
49
40
71

5
12
6
15

114
204
203
300

35
60
74
104

223
328
410
455

3
2
2
2

18
17
32
35

285
614
490
867

351
700
566
919

County

Children Widow(er)s b

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.

Includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

108 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003