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

Tennessee
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

1,041,360

609,473

51,112

9,707

112,982

Anderson
Bedford
Benton
Bledsoe
Blount

16,485
7,040
4,350
2,280
22,015

9,300
4,405
2,575
1,285
13,130

1,025
275
225
105
1,480

140
60
55
20
160

Bradley
Campbell
Cannon
Carroll
Carter

16,915
10,105
2,715
7,240
12,920

10,000
4,550
1,655
4,445
6,850

790
510
100
275
685

Cheatham
Chester
Claiborne
Clay
Cocke

5,215
2,985
7,460
1,925
7,820

3,030
1,830
3,220
1,035
3,935

10,360
3,205
14,770
81,885
2,695

De Kalb
Dickson
Dyer
Fayette
Fentress

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

47,467

164,196

4,400

42,023

279,937

405,083

1,955
660
465
225
2,730

600
310
175
105
740

2,620
1,050
675
435
3,005

85
30
25
20
65

760
250
155
85
705

4,515
1,990
1,240
610
6,315

6,635
2,715
1,610
785
8,830

130
90
20
60
95

1,680
1,330
280
725
1,595

640
395
110
300
415

2,860
2,440
415
1,150
2,595

75
105
15
30
60

740
685
120
255
625

4,540
2,325
730
1,940
3,295

6,305
3,255
1,040
2,900
4,670

210
115
410
80
410

40
30
65
15
75

515
320
955
200
935

295
140
325
90
390

865
440
1,920
400
1,655

20
15
90
10
45

240
95
475
95
375

1,405
825
1,725
510
1,950

1,825
1,195
2,265
635
2,570

6,335
1,915
10,005
51,445
1,700

575
140
860
3,645
100

70
20
120
730
20

1,150
345
1,205
8,385
265

415
140
410
4,075
100

1,445
485
1,725
10,945
405

45
10
50
170
15

325
150
395
2,490
90

2,990
835
4,960
22,165
770

4,105
1,325
5,520
35,855
1,075

3,655
7,650
7,735
5,965
4,195

2,230
4,595
4,275
3,450
2,100

115
375
325
280
145

35
65
65
75
30

350
820
860
635
420

135
410
385
325
190

645
1,100
1,460
925
1,045

10
25
25
15
35

135
260
340
260
230

975
2,150
1,915
1,665
975

1,405
2,955
2,940
2,180
1,315

Franklin
Gibson
Giles
Grainger
Greene

8,600
11,480
6,205
4,615
15,280

5,325
7,150
3,705
2,270
8,565

480
410
315
255
645

70
110
65
50
225

930
1,190
700
550
1,610

285
535
210
180
760

1,195
1,650
940
1,000
2,690

45
35
25
60
85

270
400
245
250
700

2,535
3,085
1,700
1,155
4,020

3,360
4,795
2,415
1,470
5,585

Grundy
Hamblen
Hamilton
Hancock
Hardeman

3,360
12,320
58,070
1,400
5,450

1,630
6,960
36,490
585
2,825

185
650
2,850
115
240

35
105
535
15
70

425
1,390
6,085
235
585

170
480
2,355
80
355

680
2,175
7,795
285
1,045

35
55
175
20
25

200
505
1,785
65
305

845
3,255
16,050
340
1,355

1,090
4,610
24,785
465
1,860

Hardin
Hawkins
Haywood
Henderson
Henry

6,335
12,255
3,635
5,590
8,030

3,605
5,845
2,005
3,240
5,000

285
840
140
180
340

50
110
45
40
75

655
1,655
455
535
810

260
440
210
260
285

1,155
2,590
610
1,045
1,210

40
135
15
25
35

285
640
155
265
275

1,700
2,995
900
1,430
2,295

2,240
4,130
1,415
2,100
3,135

Hickman
Houston
Humphreys
Jackson
Jefferson

4,320
1,710
3,925
2,650
9,820

2,430
985
2,365
1,430
5,650

190
105
270
125
505

30
15
55
30
70

495
210
460
270
1,025

195
75
140
95
385

750
245
485
555
1,720

30
15
20
15
40

200
60
130
130
425

1,175
490
1,155
690
2,710

1,540
640
1,515
895
3,490

Johnson
Knox
Lake
Lauderdale
Lawrence

4,295
66,735
1,435
4,855
8,990

2,230
40,665
795
2,615
5,040

200
3,445
55
195
570

45
490
15
55
90

480
7,360
195
530
1,115

145
2,440
60
240
360

930
9,880
255
950
1,380

25
235
10
20
45

240
2,220
50
250
390

1,125
18,400
370
1,175
2,355

1,415
27,940
550
1,805
3,530

Lewis
Lincoln
Loudon
McMinn
McNairy

2,350
6,665
10,210
10,860
6,090

1,285
4,225
6,785
6,185
3,440

95
325
580
490
240

20
70
80
85
60

280
740
890
1,180
640

140
270
330
430
250

410
810
1,235
1,925
1,105

10
40
30
65
40

110
185
280
500
315

590
1,930
3,195
2,825
1,600

855
2,780
3,860
4,025
2,205

County
Total, Tennessee c

Coffee
Crockett
Cumberland
Davidson
Decatur

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

72 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Tennessee
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

Macon
Madison
Marion
Marshall
Maury

4,115
15,940
5,740
4,900
12,205

2,275
9,415
2,870
2,930
7,225

160
640
335
220
655

25
145
65
30
95

440
1,610
820
530
1,480

Meigs
Monroe
Montgomery
Moore
Morgan

2,240
8,730
16,535
1,045
4,585

1,120
4,735
9,390
715
2,165

105
420
955
50
240

20
65
155
5
60

7,030
4,775
1,825
1,355
3,710

4,215
2,670
1,055
790
1,930

300
165
65
50
180

Putnam
Rhea
Roane
Robertson
Rutherford

12,865
6,085
12,580
9,510
22,600

7,595
3,540
7,330
5,650
13,140

Scott
Sequatchie
Sevier
Shelby
Smith

4,690
2,345
14,880
124,695
3,415

Stewart
Sullivan
Sumner
Tipton
Trousdale

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

190
850
265
250
600

825
2,550
1,090
730
1,640

15
40
55
20
45

185
690
240
190
465

1,060
4,115
1,430
1,340
3,335

1,480
6,330
2,015
1,945
4,970

270
985
1,930
80
560

90
355
955
45
175

495
1,645
2,360
115
1,035

20
75
70
5
50

120
450
720
30
300

535
2,235
4,500
320
1,130

695
2,990
6,185
430
1,445

60
45
15
10
20

725
500
195
125
455

295
195
100
45
115

1,110
950
310
270
800

25
35
5
5
30

300
215
80
60
180

1,870
1,245
515
380
960

2,750
1,665
665
455
1,270

555
290
700
510
1,030

120
55
125
85
215

1,330
645
1,435
1,025
2,240

570
215
410
465
1,290

2,085
1,020
2,060
1,380
3,530

55
40
50
30
100

555
280
470
365
1,055

3,480
1,650
3,505
2,690
5,960

4,880
2,245
4,775
3,670
8,340

1,795
1,270
9,075
71,015
2,005

220
110
710
5,395
180

55
25
120
1,685
20

615
245
1,440
13,500
390

210
90
570
8,665
170

1,310
485
2,285
18,435
510

60
20
70
270
10

425
100
610
5,730
130

955
590
4,235
30,795
910

1,320
775
5,395
50,315
1,350

2,840
36,740
21,685
8,285
1,510

1,620
21,060
13,520
4,515
860

175
2,410
1,040
390
60

30
255
170
115
10

310
4,330
2,170
925
145

140
1,055
990
530
75

435
6,010
2,935
1,310
275

20
210
60
45
5

110
1,410
800
455
80

825
10,115
6,090
2,155
405

995
14,405
8,490
2,935
525

Unicoi
Union
Van Buren
Warren
Washington

4,300
3,680
1,135
8,090
21,945

2,315
1,755
660
4,825
12,730

200
175
35
400
1,175

45
30
20
60
165

490
380
100
825
2,540

140
165
40
330
770

890
900
220
1,315
3,680

25
40
10
30
85

195
235
50
305
800

1,085
870
305
2,225
5,955

1,610
1,090
385
3,120
8,575

Wayne
Weakley
White
Williamson
Wilson

3,465
6,845
5,635
15,540
14,100

1,935
4,365
3,375
10,460
8,920

175
270
225
940
620

35
55
60
145
95

370
670
545
1,555
1,360

150
255
225
670
715

640
960
940
1,345
1,905

15
30
25
30
30

145
240
240
395
455

925
1,890
1,530
4,995
4,055

1,245
2,820
2,075
6,640
5,385

County

Obion
Overton
Perry
Pickett
Polk

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.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003 ♦ 73

Tennessee
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

838,181

544,673

23,802

4,353

91,050

Anderson
Bedford
Benton
Bledsoe
Blount

13,949
5,576
3,415
1,621
18,505

8,929
3,812
2,212
994
12,091

508
121
96
39
703

63
27
24
4
83

Bradley
Campbell
Cannon
Carroll
Carter

13,796
7,312
2,030
5,564
9,681

9,019
3,786
1,340
3,688
5,712

371
212
40
114
274

Cheatham
Chester
Claiborne
Clay
Cocke

4,263
2,266
5,276
1,258
5,568

2,693
1,501
2,558
735
3,153

8,408
2,335
12,283
71,663
1,992

De Kalb
Dickson
Dyer
Fayette
Fentress

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

27,126

135,791

948

10,437

282,956

307,157

1,690
511
368
153
2,404

349
181
99
55
470

2,188
863
571
351
2,554

22
6
5
4
16

199
56
40
20
185

4,909
1,924
1,222
507
6,568

5,288
2,027
1,141
515
6,825

62
37
8
26
42

1,378
960
208
541
1,178

383
213
63
171
232

2,386
1,924
345
951
2,075

18
21
2
7
11

181
160
24
66
157

4,625
2,141
679
1,816
3,041

4,841
2,226
706
2,073
3,287

96
48
157
27
157

21
14
22
6
29

420
238
645
118
644

193
80
183
43
192

774
357
1,580
305
1,291

4
4
19
2
9

64
24
114
21
92

1,408
744
1,479
386
1,705

1,373
847
1,457
376
1,721

5,668
1,539
9,100
49,710
1,350

272
61
398
1,922
42

36
9
54
340
9

942
239
956
7,552
187

233
79
230
2,284
52

1,172
373
1,437
9,168
329

10
2
10
40
3

76
33
98
647
20

3,057
759
5,138
24,481
684

3,082
910
3,996
30,207
729

2,712
6,121
6,059
4,585
2,789

1,792
4,005
3,718
2,968
1,552

45
170
145
122
55

15
28
32
32
11

248
661
666
455
248

75
251
216
174
95

506
930
1,193
769
773

2
5
5
3
6

30
70
84
62
49

881
2,127
1,884
1,603
791

969
2,168
2,189
1,526
814

Franklin
Gibson
Giles
Grainger
Greene

6,868
8,987
4,783
3,314
11,427

4,647
6,083
3,090
1,814
7,108

217
183
131
101
264

31
50
28
20
108

746
913
527
377
1,167

166
311
126
101
431

985
1,333
811
829
2,167

9
7
6
13
15

68
109
65
58
166

2,514
2,950
1,595
1,015
3,671

2,441
3,563
1,700
945
3,943

Grundy
Hamblen
Hamilton
Hancock
Hardeman

2,337
9,862
50,309
845
3,935

1,280
6,180
34,773
411
2,317

71
292
1,468
34
97

15
49
260
5
29

284
1,076
5,400
125
410

90
283
1,390
35
186

547
1,839
6,522
219
822

6
13
38
2
4

43
130
458
14
71

740
3,238
17,535
248
1,207

682
3,426
20,328
244
1,288

Hardin
Hawkins
Haywood
Henderson
Henry

4,648
9,600
2,530
4,209
6,432

2,911
5,098
1,573
2,639
4,335

117
355
55
75
155

23
51
17
19
35

469
1,271
292
382
646

139
259
107
160
162

914
2,356
451
858
1,024

7
33
3
6
7

68
176
33
70
68

1,531
2,864
773
1,303
2,246

1,516
2,915
943
1,475
2,319

Hickman
Houston
Humphreys
Jackson
Jefferson

3,243
1,302
3,191
1,853
7,716

2,018
820
2,124
1,096
4,897

76
46
128
47
227

15
7
25
12
33

369
155
374
170
793

116
46
78
50
220

605
210
423
445
1,432

5
4
6
2
10

40
15
33
31
103

1,090
451
1,182
578
2,650

1,083
443
1,104
573
2,501

Johnson
Knox
Lake
Lauderdale
Lawrence

2,955
56,744
1,003
3,511
6,833

1,695
38,247
621
2,118
4,228

69
1,730
22
75
246

16
229
7
21
38

319
6,444
129
367
863

73
1,444
32
135
206

723
8,050
180
730
1,147

7
48
2
3
10

54
552
10
61
96

928
19,876
320
1,061
2,230

892
22,439
379
1,230
2,462

1,717
4,977
8,871
8,389
4,377

1,036
3,389
6,457
5,307
2,719

38
133
300
215
90

7
29
42
36
23

206
537
757
895
440

77
151
200
234
140

324
684
1,033
1,569
886

2
10
4
14
9

27
44
77
119
70

539
1,748
3,480
2,755
1,410

587
1,886
2,967
2,927
1,469

County
Total, Tennessee c

Coffee
Crockett
Cumberland
Davidson
Decatur

Lewis
Lincoln
Loudon
McMinn
McNairy

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

158 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

Tennessee
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

Macon
Madison
Marion
Marshall
Maury

2,882
12,833
4,475
3,952
9,972

1,730
8,426
2,529
2,611
6,538

54
312
151
97
309

10
64
28
14
45

287
1,297
625
419
1,205

Meigs
Monroe
Montgomery
Moore
Morgan

1,683
6,499
12,592
856
3,365

955
3,945
7,895
626
1,807

43
178
411
24
101

8
25
69
3
25

5,579
3,348
1,356
940
2,877

3,654
2,050
844
593
1,629

138
62
25
19
82

Putnam
Rhea
Roane
Robertson
Rutherford

9,964
4,689
10,458
7,678
18,745

6,533
3,013
6,766
5,011
12,101

Scott
Sequatchie
Sevier
Shelby
Smith

3,180
1,737
11,763
100,897
2,537

Stewart
Sullivan
Sumner
Tipton
Trousdale

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

106
494
157
149
356

650
2,058
915
607
1,386

3
9
12
4
11

42
173
58
49
121

885
4,201
1,413
1,341
3,415

956
4,863
1,465
1,470
3,778

196
723
1,512
65
400

49
200
547
22
98

401
1,314
1,954
108
852

4
14
19
1
11

27
100
185
8
72

509
2,077
4,269
318
1,038

491
2,084
4,357
308
981

26
19
8
2
12

582
329
139
79
355

169
107
58
21
73

925
735
258
214
678

5
7
2
1
6

78
39
21
12
42

1,856
1,066
451
310
900

2,038
1,091
453
290
907

247
129
331
232
490

54
25
59
36
101

1,011
493
1,181
832
1,854

322
127
241
281
819

1,663
829
1,742
1,183
3,079

9
9
11
7
20

124
64
127
96
280

3,377
1,582
3,681
2,704
6,254

3,577
1,610
3,643
2,701
6,442

1,433
1,037
7,852
65,087
1,621

81
44
320
2,710
71

21
10
51
724
6

402
172
1,132
11,355
293

97
51
336
4,614
102

1,042
395
1,910
14,982
409

12
4
16
61
2

92
25
147
1,364
33

829
537
4,158
32,376
826

845
527
3,917
39,967
910

2,063
30,703
18,391
6,284
1,081

1,289
19,487
12,568
3,862
660

64
1,164
512
174
25

11
124
81
45
3

217
3,637
1,846
685
102

80
635
609
294
46

371
5,236
2,548
1,102
224

3
52
12
10
1

27
368
215
112
19

733
10,522
6,508
2,074
343

639
11,069
6,636
2,081
350

Unicoi
Union
Van Buren
Warren
Washington

3,155
2,612
804
6,077
17,573

1,864
1,421
500
3,992
11,202

81
68
13
167
527

17
13
8
27
72

349
258
69
602
2,050

75
92
20
188
455

714
701
178
1,025
3,046

6
9
2
6
18

50
51
12
72
203

970
771
254
2,057
5,902

1,087
736
250
2,182
6,394

Wayne
Weakley
White
Williamson
Wilson

2,539
5,395
4,151
14,494
12,167

1,537
3,718
2,689
10,537
8,382

69
121
92
505
303

15
27
26
77
48

264
513
393
1,464
1,146

87
150
124
478
452

523
794
766
1,296
1,695

4
7
5
8
7

40
66
57
129
134

807
1,828
1,345
5,819
4,344

835
2,066
1,437
5,531
4,214

County

Obion
Overton
Perry
Pickett
Polk

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.

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