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

Michigan
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

1,699,384

1,048,856

96,919

17,738

181,843

Alcona
Alger
Allegan
Alpena
Antrim

4,125
2,355
16,885
7,765
5,945

2,765
1,545
10,630
4,600
4,130

320
145
950
615
375

35
15
145
105
60

Arenac
Baraga
Barry
Bay
Benzie

4,235
1,930
9,725
22,420
3,950

2,620
1,120
6,415
13,500
2,710

280
115
570
1,640
235

Berrien
Branch
Calhoun
Cass
Charlevoix

32,180
8,615
27,245
10,100
5,380

20,655
5,635
16,645
6,530
3,725

Cheboygan
Chippewa
Clare
Clinton
Crawford

6,775
7,155
8,410
10,125
3,410

Delta
Dickinson
Eaton
Emmet
Genesee

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

72,338

215,868

5,176

60,646

493,946

692,499

350
245
1,575
975
460

85
60
665
275
155

465
275
2,200
970
600

20
10
50
35
15

85
60
670
190
150

1,440
770
5,075
2,320
2,000

1,500
930
6,580
3,160
2,300

40
20
75
190
25

415
265
910
2,935
305

165
75
375
750
115

525
275
1,070
2,650
440

35
5
25
100
15

155
55
285
655
105

1,345
550
3,005
6,515
1,335

1,540
750
3,925
9,530
1,555

1,480
390
1,275
470
335

335
95
295
80
45

3,250
815
2,615
940
520

1,250
320
1,150
390
130

3,980
1,035
4,075
1,310
505

90
25
70
30
15

1,140
300
1,120
350
105

9,580
2,575
7,555
3,155
1,825

13,385
3,445
10,780
3,885
2,230

4,575
4,415
5,145
6,705
2,125

455
470
475
725
185

55
70
75
85
45

630
725
785
1,010
290

185
220
275
380
105

705
965
1,295
915
490

25
30
65
25
25

145
260
295
280
145

2,260
2,190
2,580
3,265
1,010

2,640
2,745
2,980
4,060
1,190

9,025
6,425
17,235
6,095
77,725

5,480
4,065
11,365
4,130
44,545

675
390
980
400
4,895

75
50
145
40
965

1,065
775
1,690
580
8,580

265
195
590
180
3,865

1,155
745
1,890
605
11,350

35
25
30
10
255

275
180
545
150
3,270

2,780
1,910
5,260
1,920
21,145

3,645
2,765
7,115
2,605
30,060

Gladwin
Gogebic
Grand Traverse
Gratiot
Hillsdale

7,370
4,655
14,850
7,645
8,765

4,720
2,960
10,130
4,795
5,505

500
275
800
540
490

60
35
90
65
75

735
620
1,315
935
830

195
145
450
290
325

925
495
1,605
775
1,165

45
20
35
15
40

190
105
425
230
335

2,420
1,480
4,560
2,310
2,670

2,685
2,030
6,370
3,285
3,380

Houghton
Huron
Ingham
Ionia
Iosco

7,155
9,120
37,950
9,115
8,480

4,345
5,910
22,905
5,665
5,565

500
705
1,865
515
570

60
70
485
90
60

935
1,085
3,590
925
820

250
285
1,995
375
205

850
820
5,360
1,165
975

25
25
95
25
40

190
220
1,655
355
245

2,270
3,040
10,335
2,640
2,790

2,905
3,900
15,180
3,600
3,280

Iron
Isabella
Jackson
Kalamazoo
Kalkaska

3,950
8,490
28,775
38,155
3,530

2,560
5,210
18,115
24,685
2,160

240
490
1,495
1,855
185

30
150
295
375
30

495
880
2,830
3,430
330

115
445
1,175
1,430
135

425
1,015
3,665
4,925
530

10
25
95
75
25

75
275
1,105
1,380
135

1,255
2,415
8,460
11,005
1,090

1,715
3,375
11,595
15,940
1,215

Kent
Keweenaw
Lake
Lapeer
Leelanau

81,995
590
3,355
13,180
5,070

52,025
400
2,095
8,165
3,690

4,225
40
160
900
385

740
0
30
130
30

7,565
60
285
1,370
390

3,370
15
105
595
115

10,755
65
560
1,550
345

160
0
10
40
10

3,155
10
110
430
105

23,470
200
1,095
3,985
1,885

34,525
245
1,090
5,030
2,105

Lenawee
Livingston
Luce
Mackinac
Macomb

18,385
21,645
1,535
3,005
140,145

11,640
14,330
980
1,935
90,500

955
1,310
50
195
8,680

160
145
10
20
995

1,805
2,120
135
295
17,030

675
825
60
95
4,785

2,345
2,250
220
360
14,235

50
50
5
15
350

755
615
75
90
3,570

5,175
6,810
480
1,015
42,140

7,665
8,575
540
1,105
62,830

6,320
12,055
6,590
7,910
5,460

4,140
7,415
4,300
5,250
3,435

370
840
385
415
410

55
100
50
80
40

590
1,325
620
690
650

195
375
205
245
140

775
1,595
805
955
610

15
50
25
25
15

180
355
200
250
160

2,045
3,610
2,030
2,510
1,760

2,510
4,860
2,630
2,985
2,275

County
Total, Michigan c

Manistee
Marquette
Mason
Mecosta
Menominee

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 41

Michigan
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

14,580
3,180
24,210
11,335
3,520

9,130
1,965
14,425
7,080
2,265

1,155
210
1,645
625
250

180
30
235
105
20

1,750
310
2,800
1,070
335

Muskegon
Newaygo
Oakland
Oceana
Ogemaw

33,510
9,610
176,705
5,700
6,120

18,985
5,885
115,080
3,570
3,775

1,720
550
10,390
330
430

345
85
1,720
55
60

Ontonagon
Osceola
Oscoda
Otsego
Ottawa

2,355
5,225
2,745
4,940
34,135

1,480
3,230
1,670
3,300
23,165

160
360
180
270
2,030

Presque Isle
Roscommon
Saginaw
St. Clair
St. Joseph

4,315
8,845
40,415
28,730
11,590

2,715
5,970
23,505
17,775
7,410

Sanilac
Schoolcraft
Shiawassee
Tuscola
Van Buren

9,550
2,275
12,825
11,300
14,115

Washtenaw
Wayne
Wexford

37,955
332,540
6,575

County
Midland
Missaukee
Monroe
Montcalm
Montmorency

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

530
125
960
490
95

1,440
395
3,130
1,555
455

50
15
95
40
20

345
130
920
370
80

4,515
995
6,815
3,415
1,150

6,050
1,175
9,815
4,345
1,330

3,325
855
19,220
520
575

1,495
385
6,780
200
185

5,740
1,395
18,425
785
860

100
35
310
25
50

1,800
420
4,780
215
185

8,930
2,885
53,770
1,755
1,940

12,670
3,455
77,295
2,120
2,185

20
65
20
45
225

280
485
265
430
3,220

65
185
70
170
1,085

280
695
420
555
3,280

10
20
25
15
65

60
185
95
155
1,065

795
1,625
865
1,600
10,670

890
1,930
930
1,905
14,730

395
555
2,530
1,750
525

45
55
490
275
95

520
775
4,790
3,220
1,100

105
215
1,795
1,185
430

425
1,045
5,515
3,540
1,555

20
40
150
80
30

90
190
1,640
905
445

1,465
3,000
11,195
8,460
3,400

1,735
3,320
16,125
11,550
4,600

5,990
1,430
7,910
6,770
8,795

665
160
855
775
655

100
15
130
100
150

1,085
255
1,325
1,285
1,280

400
55
540
500
590

1,000
275
1,540
1,455
2,030

30
10
60
50
40

280
75
465
365
575

2,985
725
3,705
3,350
4,180

3,965
885
5,090
4,380
5,345

24,415
185,770
4,090

1,860
16,330
370

460
4,840
55

3,230
39,520
630

1,550
20,055
260

5,085
49,470
910

60
1,220
30

1,295
15,335
230

11,190
86,265
1,985

15,505
131,955
2,495

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.

42 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Michigan
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

1,532,461

1,041,344

49,393

8,885

170,111

Alcona
Alger
Allegan
Alpena
Antrim

3,545
1,983
14,666
6,634
5,237

2,562
1,384
10,098
4,337
3,955

148
71
470
289
190

16
9
64
57
32

Arenac
Baraga
Barry
Bay
Benzie

3,569
1,615
8,606
19,969
3,375

2,416
1,008
6,149
13,162
2,492

130
52
278
827
119

Berrien
Branch
Calhoun
Cass
Charlevoix

28,205
7,382
23,398
8,780
4,758

19,969
5,272
15,779
6,179
3,531

Cheboygan
Chippewa
Clare
Clinton
Crawford

5,708
5,651
7,106
9,240
2,836

Delta
Oickinson
Eaton
Emmet
Genesee

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

46,823

198,477

1,273

16,153

554,033

579,581

296
207
1,446
879
408

51
35
445
175
90

447
259
1,953
837
521

5
4
9
9
3

20
14
179
51
38

1,468
768
5,523
2,447
2,160

1,096
687
5,181
2,459
1,778

21
10
38
98
12

365
233
834
2,743
273

105
44
243
504
71

492
254
979
2,451
379

8
2
5
28
4

31
13
80
157
25

1,389
555
3,263
7,140
1,393

1,151
571
3,133
7,747
1,169

743
180
627
225
172

158
43
144
40
20

2,983
720
2,336
847
482

736
193
684
245
87

3,321
900
3,523
1,149
439

21
5
18
5
4

275
69
286
90
23

10,499
2,686
8,007
3,385
1,956

11,060
2,783
8,830
3,107
1,762

4,146
3,782
4,739
6,619
1,933

224
204
223
371
88

24
32
36
48
19

538
607
678
955
259

115
137
180
270
63

618
823
1,158
892
434

5
7
16
7
5

37
59
77
79
35

2,290
2,078
2,673
3,612
1,047

1,972
1,961
2,225
3,272
890

7,553
5,298
15,851
5,393
71,150

4,983
3,602
11,297
3,946
45,199

317
180
501
204
2,536

40
23
79
20
495

937
668
1,592
541
8,048

178
124
406
124
2,518

1,019
649
1,807
513
11,323

8
5
8
4
67

71
46
160
40
965

2,842
1,922
5,903
2,100
23,857

2,718
2,067
5,922
2,073
25,466

Gladwin
Gogebic
Grand Traverse
Gratiot
Hillsdale

6,442
3,773
13,188
6,429
7,529

4,444
2,556
9,677
4,437
5,169

237
122
403
254
236

28
20
52
34
39

652
528
1,253
815
745

128
85
303
178
206

894
432
1,383
646
1,043

10
4
8
4
10

49
26
107
60
81

2,559
1,425
4,949
2,389
2,819

2,036
1,512
5,215
2,534
2,646

Houghton
Huron
Ingham
Ionia
Iosco

5,848
7,673
34,214
7,777
7,209

3,874
5,398
23,202
5,291
5,072

228
324
969
250
270

31
35
237
44
30

795
939
3,367
828
719

152
172
1,227
247
136

716
743
4,756
1,028
917

7
6
26
6
8

44
56
429
83
57

2,222
3,118
11,792
2,760
2,864

2,179
2,903
13,129
2,831
2,424

Iron
Isabella
Jackson
Kalamazoo
Kalkaska

3,219
7,291
25,686
34,605
2,972

2,226
4,932
17,768
24,607
1,990

108
241
763
978
85

15
77
149
192
14

421
792
2,674
3,283
281

68
298
750
939
78

361
880
3,278
4,249
480

1
6
23
17
6

19
65
281
340
37

1,229
2,568
9,382
12,591
1,123

1,268
2,718
9,683
13,527
906

Kent
Keweenaw
Lake
Lapeer
Leelanau

73,190
510
2,722
12,007
4,614

51,383
364
1,860
8,078
3,604

2,221
19
71
458
198

363
1
14
71
14

7,284
53
229
1,300
379

2,218
9
57
415
79

8,966
61
462
1,554
312

33
1
2
9
3

722
2
26
122
25

26,702
203
1,075
4,439
2,100

29,058
187
797
4,069
1,650

Lenawee
Livingston
Luce
Mackinac
Macomb

16,224
20,988
1,243
2,479
133,130

11,128
14,958
866
1,727
92,955

481
695
22
94
4,522

80
80
4
9
548

1,684
2,109
110
259
16,663

450
632
34
55
3,414

2,188
2,296
190
312
13,908

14
12
1
4
94

197
205
17
17
1,025

5,784
8,119
461
1,018
49,286

6,124
7,346
415
801
54,463

5,379
10,295
5,543
6,775
4,434

3,802
6,833
3,910
4,889
3,037

173
399
181
197
186

28
50
25
38
18

517
1,195
555
613
540

125
254
124
142
84

687
1,457
691
827
528

3
12
7
7
3

44
95
50
62
38

2,121
3,749
2,107
2,634
1,741

1,908
3,727
2,001
2,298
1,658

County
Total, Michigan c

Manistee
Marquette
Mason
Mecosta
Menominee

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 127

Michigan
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

13,055
2,557
22,082
9,437
2,992

9,001
1,730
14,382
6,442
2,076

596
95
854
294
118

95
14
127
50
10

1,639
265
2,671
915
291

Muskegon
Newaygo
Oakland
Oceana
Ogemaw

28,684
7,903
176,254
4,633
5,130

18,326
5,345
125,164
3,221
3,451

860
260
5,824
153
200

172
41
963
24
27

Ontonagon
Osceola
Oscoda
Otsego
Ottawa

1,950
4,313
2,290
4,284
31,138

1,320
2,916
1,516
3,074
22,830

70
165
83
133
1,059

Presque Isle
Roscommon
Saginaw
St. Clair
St. Joseph

3,688
7,723
36,206
25,767
10,181

2,523
5,573
23,254
17,364
7,127

Sanilac
Schoolcraft
Shiawassee
Tuscola
Van Buren

8,002
1,856
11,286
9,826
11,913

Washtenaw
Wayne
Wexford

37,338
295,661
5,414

County
Midland
Missaukee
Monroe
Montcalm
Montmorency

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

350
82
676
295
56

1,277
339
3,085
1,341
416

12
5
27
9
4

86
27
258
93
21

5,046
986
7,847
3,472
1,188

4,854
843
7,982
3,312
970

3,055
731
19,559
427
494

949
230
4,955
104
120

4,857
1,187
18,202
656
786

25
8
83
6
10

441
101
1,503
43
42

9,727
2,972
66,945
1,794
1,991

10,386
2,565
70,446
1,563
1,610

12
31
9
23
125

239
421
223
391
3,161

42
116
45
110
772

251
616
384
505
2,910

2
5
6
4
16

16
44
23
43
264

786
1,638
875
1,710
12,276

651
1,420
673
1,453
12,033

186
266
1,283
875
262

18
28
240
142
48

458
692
4,459
3,009
1,007

67
135
1,126
796
277

407
975
5,338
3,307
1,338

6
10
37
21
6

23
45
468
253
115

1,512
3,162
12,477
9,372
3,689

1,288
2,494
13,266
9,438
3,797

5,455
1,264
7,625
6,398
8,161

308
75
424
377
310

49
7
63
55
71

950
212
1,243
1,170
1,132

256
35
364
319
343

903
242
1,433
1,401
1,739

9
4
15
13
6

73
17
119
93
151

3,023
731
4,041
3,532
4,372

3,018
632
4,073
3,411
4,208

26,474
187,047
3,702

1,039
8,295
174

250
2,252
24

3,234
36,070
537

1,103
12,063
150

4,839
45,587
768

15
291
7

382
4,056
52

13,828
96,732
2,014

14,199
114,004
1,895

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.

128 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003