Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older,
by state, December 2004
Total population

Population aged 65 or older

a

Number
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number
(thousands)

a

Percentage receiving
benefits

293,655

15.8

36,294

90.7

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,530
655
5,744
2,753
35,894

19.5
9.6
15.5
20.1
12.3

598
42
732
381
3,823

92.6
92.5
86.3
93.1
83.9

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,601
3,504
830
554
17,397

12.4
16.7
17.6
13.0
19.5

451
474
109
67
2,928

91.3
93.6
93.8
77.3
85.6

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

8,829
1,263
1,393
12,714
6,238

13.5
15.6
15.7
14.8
16.8

847
172
159
1,521
772

91.5
87.5
96.8
90.2
95.2

2,954
2,736
4,146
4,516
1,317

18.6
16.4
18.9
16.4
20.2

433
355
519
528
190

96.1
93.7
92.9
90.3
95.3

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,558
6,417
10,113
5,101
2,903

13.7
16.6
17.0
15.2
18.7

635
854
1,247
615
353

87.4
90.7
95.6
93.8
92.5

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,755
927
1,747
2,335
1,300

18.2
17.9
16.6
14.5
16.6

766
127
232
262
157

93.9
93.9
94.3
91.0
96.9

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,699
1,903
19,227
8,541
634

15.7
15.9
15.8
17.2
18.0

1,126
229
2,493
1,032
93

91.3
89.6
87.7
94.7
94.9

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,459
3,524
3,595
12,406
1,081

17.0
17.7
16.8
19.3
17.8

1,525
464
460
1,897
151

92.6
93.1
95.5
93.3
92.7

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,198
771
5,901
22,490
2,389

18.0
18.0
18.0
12.7
11.0

520
109
738
2,217
208

93.8
96.5
94.2
89.7
91.5

621
7,460
6,204
1,815
5,509
507

17.7
14.9
14.7
22.6
17.1
15.8

81
847
703
278
716
61

95.9
91.1
93.2
92.9
96.8
94.5

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, 2004 estimates of resident
population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2004, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004 ♦ 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 2004
Retirement

Disability

Survivors

Retired
State or area
All areas

a

Spouses

47,687,693 29,952,474

2,568,853

Total

workers

b

Children

Disabled
workers

482,894

4,828,972

1,904,631

6,198,271

152,804

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

1,598,794 14,197,197 19,498,804

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

881,978
62,781
893,001
553,533
4,413,876

481,767
37,077
581,471
314,941
2,839,289

42,548
2,747
47,075
25,543
270,500

9,578
1,210
7,961
5,307
54,068

99,013
5,115
76,894
57,778
408,372

42,295
4,710
33,176
23,860
172,675

158,760
9,115
114,676
97,531
528,551

4,264
242
2,348
2,520
11,889

43,753
2,565
29,400
26,053
128,532

224,888
18,790
281,047
148,720
1,399,144

329,116
19,962
350,914
206,270
1,809,090

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

569,257
583,427
145,825
71,905
3,384,956

366,765
405,529
94,854
46,394
2,298,010

34,864
23,669
6,430
2,247
171,335

4,456
5,433
1,196
856
31,827

54,979
49,074
13,013
6,874
298,235

21,735
19,935
5,581
4,504
107,592

68,814
62,510
19,454
9,408
378,309

1,260
911
275
56
8,268

16,384
16,366
5,022
1,566
91,380

179,450
182,636
43,719
20,560
1,094,220

232,439
260,772
58,533
31,378
1,411,366

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,193,857
197,263
218,155
1,879,051
1,046,476

708,468
140,474
139,300
1,217,013
661,266

49,360
9,038
13,157
94,793
52,325

12,239
3,062
2,044
20,390
9,071

120,010
15,816
20,243
196,717
108,082

63,473
6,395
8,093
78,220
42,379

187,938
17,733
27,268
212,177
134,455

3,962
407
730
4,199
2,955

48,407
4,338
7,320
55,542
35,943

315,192
65,444
68,967
565,011
301,642

460,094
85,046
84,658
805,901
433,466

548,297
447,371
782,816
740,378
266,145

361,716
292,861
406,999
377,296
161,159

34,134
24,091
43,640
53,030
13,085

3,936
3,483
6,726
9,391
2,037

59,784
45,943
92,712
105,089
24,492

17,142
16,605
32,489
45,086
8,143

56,603
50,782
153,214
110,448
44,054

1,033
833
5,844
5,078
960

13,949
12,773
41,192
34,960
12,215

171,542
137,938
199,864
198,297
77,135

244,578
194,261
282,444
278,013
103,623

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

761,210
1,063,061
1,722,514
775,460
541,483

500,356
692,180
1,064,310
516,614
288,318

35,157
45,388
94,907
43,755
21,883

7,050
9,290
18,036
5,863
6,919

74,868
93,744
178,872
76,151
56,999

36,274
34,471
72,148
25,522
30,908

85,940
145,341
227,546
85,475
102,140

1,182
2,289
5,352
1,201
2,900

20,383
40,358
61,343
20,879
31,416

228,893
315,930
498,133
243,894
132,335

325,643
458,847
693,831
333,064
194,179

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,046,439
166,264
289,735
339,023
215,453

643,450
106,254
189,792
228,660
142,013

50,817
10,274
17,289
14,180
8,555

8,566
1,626
2,205
3,299
1,541

105,616
17,190
30,320
26,433
16,988

42,663
6,207
9,924
12,267
6,753

152,866
19,674
31,288
43,649
29,788

3,154
530
540
686
499

39,307
4,509
8,377
9,849
9,316

298,459
52,835
90,683
113,104
65,089

420,870
66,051
127,904
125,321
86,772

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,368,734
302,500
3,044,526
1,468,751
114,167

938,220
180,887
1,980,921
912,656
71,590

55,786
19,657
138,765
54,060
9,533

12,985
3,553
36,522
11,894
853

124,078
30,264
276,893
131,277
15,213

49,202
14,552
110,803
59,906
3,960

147,400
41,653
387,519
237,928
10,443

3,009
1,399
9,580
4,231
212

38,054
10,535
103,523
56,799
2,363

420,093
91,007
893,672
399,465
37,294

607,741
114,671
1,291,570
578,368
51,140

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,945,724
623,599
603,781
2,400,082
192,755

1,197,179
381,429
403,089
1,552,127
128,612

129,019
34,122
32,908
127,093
6,117

17,373
5,523
5,188
19,386
1,483

236,235
68,713
56,434
264,122
15,243

74,198
26,938
18,873
82,110
5,925

230,479
84,468
71,410
276,160
27,868

5,247
2,297
1,679
6,959
435

55,994
20,109
14,200
72,125
7,072

585,540
181,587
190,662
718,089
55,985

826,622
250,990
248,450
1,050,868
83,547

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

754,531
139,053
1,061,981
2,859,342
263,267

454,652
90,248
622,680
1,707,535
171,031

28,584
9,533
50,087
190,227
17,287

7,167
1,137
9,787
31,913
3,063

70,606
15,539
111,509
334,245
22,754

35,242
5,104
47,727
139,525
13,137

124,796
13,847
172,995
350,893
27,157

2,427
254
4,399
11,293
669

31,057
3,391
42,797
93,711
8,169

201,690
45,147
285,619
854,532
84,156

286,511
60,470
409,326
1,133,470
105,802

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

109,983
1,114,705
911,511
409,401
940,151
79,998

70,630
693,505
595,562
207,804
629,499
52,753

5,297
54,031
51,547
27,838
47,301
4,465

1,062
10,044
8,247
4,094
8,045
616

10,173
111,224
83,041
54,587
90,892
7,768

3,615
45,021
30,706
15,767
31,852
3,010

14,973
156,736
115,292
76,076
104,687
9,134

310
4,117
2,156
4,108
1,717
209

3,923
40,027
24,960
19,127
26,158
2,043

33,244
319,720
285,116
107,262
291,617
25,997

44,245
451,490
370,033
151,197
401,277
31,733

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

(Continued)

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004

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 2004—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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

5,447
11,639

1,550
6,125

200
1,057

410
561

583
1,111

913
1,141

1,044
1,055

67
65

680
524

879
3,524

966
3,473

2,232
708,461
15,480

897
329,722
9,905

145
56,058
849

267
14,922
425

278
81,109
1,179

409
38,730
1,005

169
134,719
1,545

10
8,849
63

57
44,352
509

529
181,720
4,686

463
223,775
5,478

Foreign countries

434,902

257,070

61,471

7,708

78,486

14,035

12,318

676

3,138

164,804

200,722

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, 2004 ♦ 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 2004 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area
All areas

a

Spouses

41,574,348 28,601,332

1,227,331

Total

workers

b

Children

Disabled
workers

224,538

4,329,336

1,190,871

5,542,045

35,378

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

423,518 15,255,394 15,859,064

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

720,660
51,697
798,042
443,777
3,880,901

439,790
34,094
565,615
279,916
2,720,934

20,153
1,220
23,125
11,434
127,270

4,427
472
3,646
2,359
24,408

81,193
4,299
71,207
46,322
377,491

24,985
2,861
20,144
13,697
109,577

137,763
8,068
106,047
82,991
483,093

978
48
569
537
2,752

11,373
636
7,689
6,522
35,376

232,662
19,314
307,571
149,157
1,489,490

253,240
15,509
289,048
155,046
1,487,681

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

492,622
566,162
135,173
54,688
2,984,641

343,392
423,636
95,350
38,046
2,182,745

16,874
12,975
3,409
1,018
82,797

2,177
2,918
624
342
14,356

50,171
49,420
12,491
5,111
274,601

14,231
14,184
3,657
2,233
65,971

61,016
58,202
18,177
7,545
337,647

298
214
64
13
1,943

4,463
4,612
1,403
380
24,581

190,781
218,212
49,940
18,553
1,172,575

182,476
236,141
50,202
23,170
1,149,668

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,003,577
173,611
186,606
1,720,043
957,736

656,301
132,623
129,886
1,209,667
663,895

23,997
4,001
6,356
48,303
27,187

5,675
1,360
972
9,837
4,757

100,369
13,855
18,480
189,250
103,297

38,264
4,116
5,154
51,183
27,980

165,236
16,379
23,822
195,349
120,476

878
97
159
1,034
740

12,858
1,179
1,776
15,420
9,403

333,546
67,234
73,113
636,977
345,106

362,824
70,362
65,852
692,255
371,284

482,267
402,042
631,510
584,674
214,901

344,577
286,047
367,305
335,839
142,332

16,622
12,217
19,675
24,396
6,092

1,991
1,773
3,002
4,018
933

55,756
43,760
75,547
86,613
21,095

11,263
10,714
19,265
25,459
5,159

48,370
43,993
134,675
98,323
36,220

226
198
1,390
1,242
204

3,463
3,340
10,651
8,784
2,865

185,762
153,519
202,139
200,447
77,589

197,067
162,215
212,731
202,715
77,774

681,671
943,250
1,610,784
686,494
420,795

482,959
664,804
1,094,874
493,501
252,750

17,662
22,854
49,997
21,212
9,871

3,490
4,519
9,428
2,964
2,939

69,053
87,963
173,539
70,496
43,990

23,046
23,323
48,376
17,154
17,211

79,300
128,541
216,323
75,471
85,785

296
492
1,381
270
609

5,865
10,753
16,867
5,426
7,640

248,895
347,231
579,805
264,107
131,186

272,500
381,734
601,975
267,609
144,541

898,446
139,868
250,608
305,632
194,723

604,709
96,939
178,230
220,217
139,018

24,531
4,782
8,325
6,899
4,456

4,162
721
1,088
1,551
821

94,507
15,444
28,096
24,614
16,149

26,111
3,713
6,312
8,019
4,769

133,504
17,004
26,387
41,433
26,959

735
118
120
172
103

10,188
1,147
2,051
2,726
2,448

319,087
54,283
97,009
121,424
73,214

338,126
50,975
102,182
104,048
72,580

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,337,563
243,286
2,818,438
1,252,446
93,435

988,348
161,261
1,999,959
852,042
63,722

29,125
8,648
68,829
26,157
4,280

6,795
1,443
17,599
5,712
393

122,705
25,089
261,690
108,743
13,284

34,659
7,881
73,588
36,339
2,459

143,410
36,014
365,614
207,490
8,655

735
314
2,242
902
47

11,788
2,636
28,917
15,061
596

501,662
90,400
1,008,128
422,645
37,367

556,148
85,309
1,136,508
462,644
37,753

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,718,391
523,186
541,729
2,174,631
170,509

1,159,500
349,427
388,839
1,525,786
122,765

64,252
15,895
16,315
64,924
3,039

8,615
2,554
2,541
9,810
705

220,281
59,397
53,312
249,893
14,104

47,491
16,126
12,329
53,595
3,865

202,432
74,023
64,089
250,175
24,121

1,339
530
418
1,623
95

14,481
5,235
3,887
18,825
1,815

645,383
187,017
207,358
805,072
61,227

670,392
196,589
204,989
882,650
69,901

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

639,877
112,608
889,019
2,401,438
230,988

423,844
79,451
577,995
1,586,502
164,516

13,985
4,217
24,163
88,432
8,792

3,428
484
4,609
13,703
1,451

57,947
13,259
93,470
290,498
21,596

21,123
2,964
28,271
84,214
8,416

110,563
11,353
148,532
311,143
23,959

543
50
974
2,558
153

8,444
829
11,006
24,388
2,105

214,394
44,671
300,493
895,072
93,129

226,801
44,487
322,592
879,150
84,193

95,312
959,978
834,585
345,363
853,219
70,609

67,016
651,004
591,560
195,972
616,986
50,193

2,557
26,119
26,437
13,170
23,752
2,202

516
4,868
4,177
1,886
4,200
299

9,149
96,162
79,953
47,002
86,524
7,218

2,358
28,692
20,511
9,637
21,228
1,951

12,659
141,028
104,366
71,512
93,287
8,148

66
1,005
541
1,063
396
52

991
11,099
7,040
5,120
6,846
547

35,606
339,078
319,737
112,654
324,764
28,054

35,725
361,014
311,268
117,989
334,366
25,339

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

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

(Continued)

4 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004

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 2004 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

State or area

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

Aged 65 or older

Disability

Retired
b

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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

2630
6,550

947
3,949

53
309

118
156

305
672

371
524

712
821

10
12

112
108

597
2,474

486
1,808

939
404,580
11,552

494
209,571
8,164

33
16,727
322

53
4,289
175

105
44,730
836

147
16,072
523

96
102,720
1,390

1
1,647
16

9
8,823
127

324
123,523
4,160

184
115,776
3,836

Foreign countries

223,884

141,533

14,891

2,229

47,231

7,403

9,636

164

798

90,474

97,637

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, 2004 ♦ 5

Minnesota
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 2004
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

5,863

76,151

25,522

85,475

1,201

20,879

243,894

333,064

220
1,365
455
380
285

30
235
50
55
55

385
2,910
730
675
595

100
1,435
245
375
220

415
4,815
680
875
630

15
75
15
10
5

85
1,420
145
255
170

1,495
10,290
2,285
2,030
1,405

1,630
13,680
2,790
2,525
1,975

1,045
5,530
3,875
4,075
5,125

145
525
495
420
405

10
85
40
65
80

190
905
735
735
720

40
320
100
230
290

135
1,080
490
785
690

0
10
5
20
5

30
195
110
205
200

545
2,560
1,980
1,975
2,415

725
3,890
2,725
2,685
3,205

7,630
2,760
6,695
8,075
1,840

5,305
1,795
4,490
5,170
1,215

415
210
330
510
115

70
20
50
50
20

575
410
540
915
190

240
85
280
285
50

805
195
780
905
195

25
5
10
10
5

195
40
215
230
50

2,630
865
2,150
2,520
620

2,745
1,350
2,525
3,555
745

1,140
3,055
13,225
41,065
2,700

850
1,995
9,080
27,645
1,835

60
275
775
1,760
195

5
10
80
340
15

80
400
1,095
3,495
290

20
70
390
1,640
90

95
230
1,450
4,830
210

0
5
25
55
0

30
70
330
1,300
65

420
1,045
4,410
12,465
920

460
1,460
5,195
16,870
1,190

Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue

8,045
3,985
4,615
7,640
8,005

5,495
2,715
3,155
5,125
5,625

525
315
395
530
440

40
20
25
45
45

830
510
555
840
845

205
80
115
175
235

745
270
290
745
650

15
5
5
10
10

190
70
75
170
155

2,710
1,370
1,655
2,535
2,670

3,435
1,910
2,130
3,455
3,670

Grant
Hennepin
Houston
Hubbard
Isanti

1,705
148,680
3,815
4,700
5,055

1,125
102,375
2,655
3,250
3,280

150
6,545
240
285
245

5
1,150
25
30
30

220
12,845
400
395
465

45
4,580
100
125
200

125
17,400
290
495
640

0
135
5
10
5

35
3,650
100
110
190

620
45,375
1,315
1,625
1,570

750
66,835
1,725
1,820
1,980

Itasca
Jackson
Kanabec
Kandiyohi
Kittson

10,475
2,405
3,065
7,775
1,255

6,510
1,585
2,025
5,075
815

710
235
125
545
105

70
25
20
60
10

1,210
310
275
810
175

315
60
90
275
45

1,335
150
415
820
85

40
5
10
10
0

285
35
105
180
20

3,345
840
1,000
2,510
425

3,945
1,160
1,165
3,385
585

Koochiching
Lac Qui Parle
Lake
Lake of the Woods
Le Sueur

3,465
2,030
2,670
1,040
4,465

2,115
1,330
1,735
725
3,185

250
200
240
75
230

30
10
25
10
25

435
265
265
90
390

115
40
60
20
145

415
140
265
90
385

15
5
10
5
5

90
40
70
25
100

1,100
735
920
385
1,515

1,395
940
1,095
420
1,935

Lincoln
Lyon
McLeod
Mahnomen
Marshall

1,645
4,510
6,230
965
2,305

1,110
2,790
4,320
565
1,500

145
360
360
60
210

5
45
20
10
25

235
595
700
135
315

25
175
185
60
65

95
430
515
100
150

0
5
5
0
5

30
110
125
35
35

585
1,425
2,040
310
840

815
2,050
2,850
395
1,040

Martin
Meeker
Mille Lacs
Morrison
Mower

5,355
4,485
5,185
6,555
8,665

3,515
3,020
3,485
4,140
5,765

405
270
250
520
600

40
35
45
55
50

640
450
470
715
1,050

150
145
175
210
230

455
445
590
715
780

10
5
15
15
15

140
115
155
185
175

1,735
1,530
1,670
2,100
2,840

2,460
1,905
2,035
2,775
4,040

a

Spouses

775,460

516,614

43,755

4,200
35,370
6,820
6,675
4,800

2,950
23,115
4,500
4,050
2,840

Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carlton
Carver

1,595
8,650
5,850
6,535
7,515

Cass
Chippewa
Chisago
Clay
Clearwater
Cook
Cottonwood
Crow Wing
Dakota
Dodge

County
Total, Minnesota
Aitkin
Anoka
Becker
Beltrami
Benton

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

(Continued)

46 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004

Minnesota
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 2004—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
County

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Norman
Olmsted

2,265
4,380
4,180
1,800
18,935

1,440
3,015
2,670
1,115
13,570

230
270
370
170
1,010

5
25
25
20
125

345
435
555
250
1,475

45
100
110
50
560

165
435
380
155
1,740

0
5
5
0
15

35
95
65
40
440

785
1,445
1,385
620
6,080

1,085
1,970
1,945
805
8,390

Otter Tail
Pennington
Pine
Pipestone
Polk

13,340
2,455
5,810
2,225
6,425

9,050
1,615
3,810
1,430
4,235

980
135
285
205
370

85
10
40
10
55

1,365
300
530
345
755

315
85
205
55
210

1,210
270
765
145
655

35
0
15
5
10

300
40
160
30
135

4,570
750
1,895
755
2,070

5,705
1,110
2,215
1,115
2,825

Pope
Ramsey
Red Lake
Redwood
Renville

2,615
70,345
845
3,735
3,690

1,840
46,825
545
2,355
2,355

185
2,995
65
360
320

10
640
5
35
30

275
6,185
115
515
500

40
2,550
40
130
115

205
8,860
65
280
280

0
85
0
5
5

60
2,205
10
55
85

915
20,175
310
1,270
1,250

1,190
31,365
370
1,730
1,665

Rice
Rock
Roseau
St. Louis
Scott

8,530
2,195
2,620
40,990
9,355

5,925
1,405
1,710
25,045
6,280

480
200
155
2,445
455

60
15
20
300
75

785
315
295
4,765
850

260
70
90
1,205
420

790
155
265
5,900
970

10
0
5
120
10

220
35
80
1,210
295

2,800
730
880
12,015
2,965

3,760
1,090
1,085
17,005
3,675

Sherburne
Sibley
Stearns
Steele
Stevens

8,010
3,015
20,850
5,755
1,835

5,205
1,995
13,260
3,935
1,160

355
235
1,575
365
190

55
15
220
40
15

630
380
2,080
620
265

395
80
685
185
55

1,010
240
2,385
485
115

15
5
30
0
5

345
65
615
125
30

2,455
1,035
6,685
1,890
615

2,960
1,405
8,685
2,620
890

Swift
Todd
Traverse
Wabasha
Wadena

2,430
4,935
1,165
4,285
3,605

1,530
3,115
750
2,915
2,290

175
360
130
315
260

10
55
10
30
35

370
505
145
460
435

85
160
30
110
115

200
575
75
355
365

5
20
5
5
10

55
145
20
95
95

775
1,595
420
1,520
1,175

1,200
1,950
535
1,805
1,535

Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wilkin
Winona

3,515
25,000
2,440
1,410
8,210

2,425
17,235
1,605
865
5,490

260
1,305
200
125
420

25
165
20
10
70

360
2,110
310
175
850

110
855
85
65
275

285
2,545
170
140
885

5
35
5
0
15

45
750
45
30
205

1,185
7,775
820
475
2,610

1,630
10,145
1,170
585
3,590

Wright
Yellow Medicine

12,690
2,590

8,370
1,640

640
255

95
10

1,130
365

540
85

1,455
185

25
5

435
45

3,990
890

5,015
1,220

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, 2004 ♦ 47

Minnesota
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2004 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

2,964

70,496

17,154

75,471

270

5,426

264,107

267,609

96
707
195
167
121

12
124
22
26
23

315
2,868
593
524
487

59
1,024
139
164
148

396
4,614
583
687
522

3
21
3
3
1

19
402
43
52
45

1,495
11,996
2,164
1,936
1,380

1,182
11,763
1,973
1,822
1,450

854
5,103
3,477
3,784
5,084

61
262
225
207
199

5
43
17
29
43

154
849
660
670
674

26
216
65
148
227

116
869
412
757
646

1
3
1
4
1

6
51
27
59
63

494
2,787
2,010
2,052
2,736

497
2,994
2,017
2,088
2,631

6,324
2,183
6,067
6,847
1,342

4,748
1,506
4,344
4,791
946

182
91
160
242
43

25
9
26
26
9

479
349
506
821
138

133
55
204
181
26

707
162
761
731
169

5
1
3
2
1

46
11
64
53
12

2,626
828
2,342
2,660
514

1,978
963
2,013
2,764
498

1,012
2,472
11,388
39,246
2,254

798
1,754
8,386
28,365
1,645

29
123
368
950
88

1
4
41
195
8

75
352
968
3,555
249

11
38
240
1,268
61

90
183
1,296
4,525
186

1
0
6
12
0

8
18
85
376
17

447
1,041
4,607
14,827
933

358
1,059
3,893
14,582
866

Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue

6,551
3,277
3,608
6,512
7,097

4,812
2,364
2,652
4,698
5,296

227
141
163
240
209

20
9
13
20
26

687
453
439
755
784

134
56
75
119
160

623
237
244
635
583

2
1
0
4
2

46
15
21
41
37

2,686
1,372
1,537
2,659
2,860

2,438
1,389
1,462
2,633
2,906

Grant
Hennepin
Houston
Hubbard
Isanti

1,323
143,260
3,161
3,833
4,462

939
106,403
2,357
2,851
3,112

63
3,662
107
126
118

1
615
13
16
15

181
13,147
347
314
435

29
3,157
66
71
142

103
15,255
245
431
593

0
32
1
2
2

7
989
25
23
46

569
54,331
1,307
1,611
1,687

516
59,788
1,280
1,283
1,572

Itasca
Jackson
Kanabec
Kandiyohi
Kittson

9,014
1,886
2,496
6,380
983

6,036
1,330
1,755
4,521
680

340
106
54
249
49

33
9
8
30
5

1,085
269
228
712
142

203
40
56
170
27

1,233
123
368
654
76

10
1
1
2
0

75
8
26
43
4

3,481
798
956
2,524
401

2,973
816
853
2,498
411

Koochiching
Lac Qui Parle
Lake
Lake of the Woods
Le Sueur

2,993
1,585
2,306
827
3,810

1,978
1,121
1,615
612
2,888

116
87
121
29
105

15
4
14
3
12

398
220
248
75
337

76
25
48
12
97

390
120
240
89
345

3
1
2
0
2

18
7
19
5
25

1,159
696
988
358
1,547

1,069
646
813
296
1,488

Lincoln
Lyon
McLeod
Mahnomen
Marshall

1,195
3,637
5,298
686
1,747

858
2,465
3,888
448
1,225

54
164
157
23
91

2
19
11
6
8

180
523
607
105
256

15
109
130
25
36

79
335
470
73
122

0
1
1
0
1

6
23
33
7
7

487
1,441
2,062
265
773

540
1,497
2,157
269
695

Martin
Meeker
Mille Lacs
Morrison
Mower

4,436
3,642
4,279
4,885
7,430

3,141
2,620
3,090
3,339
5,288

186
121
106
199
287

21
17
21
23
27

588
375
400
541
969

95
93
107
127
158

373
387
513
611
658

3
1
3
3
4

28
29
39
41
39

1,760
1,474
1,663
1,873
2,946

1,861
1,374
1,507
1,824
3,136

a

Spouses

686,494

493,501

21,212

3,558
33,242
5,423
5,138
3,855

2,657
23,483
3,845
3,513
2,507

Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carlton
Carver

1,222
7,396
4,885
5,658
6,938

Cass
Chippewa
Chisago
Clay
Clearwater
Cook
Cottonwood
Crow Wing
Dakota
Dodge

County
Total, Minnesota
Aitkin
Anoka
Becker
Beltrami
Benton

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004 ♦ 139

Minnesota
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2004 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
County

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Norman
Olmsted

1,749
3,927
3,357
1,368
17,265

1,187
2,895
2,327
918
13,252

96
134
158
71
540

3
13
12
7
69

286
411
464
209
1,420

28
72
69
28
388

141
371
308
126
1,478

0
1
1
0
3

8
29
18
8
115

730
1,578
1,369
573
6,858

744
1,589
1,380
545
6,879

Otter Tail
Pennington
Pine
Pipestone
Polk

10,750
1,956
4,772
1,690
5,105

7,855
1,344
3,326
1,169
3,577

422
57
121
87
165

39
5
18
4
25

1,126
254
449
272
656

194
55
121
30
122

1,037
229
693
118
527

7
0
3
1
1

70
10
41
9
32

4,415
703
1,849
707
1,999

4,051
799
1,598
745
2,043

Pope
Ramsey
Red Lake
Redwood
Renville

2,043
65,023
635
3,003
2,952

1,539
47,089
435
2,040
2,045

77
1,634
24
159
151

4
335
2
18
12

221
6,158
88
454
438

20
1,680
28
83
64

169
7,606
55
229
224

0
17
0
1
1

14
502
2
18
18

852
23,226
265
1,226
1,232

827
27,435
247
1,254
1,204

Rice
Rock
Roseau
St. Louis
Scott

7,583
1,798
2,028
35,638
8,751

5,659
1,231
1,420
23,454
6,309

232
89
60
1,202
226

30
7
9
158
36

725
290
223
4,440
812

167
44
65
797
330

703
129
231
5,239
946

2
0
0
29
2

64
8
19
319
90

3,069
720
803
12,759
3,408

2,984
808
759
13,492
3,037

Sherburne
Sibley
Stearns
Steele
Stevens

7,168
2,403
16,852
5,000
1,462

5,070
1,693
11,656
3,683
1,005

176
99
681
175
87

31
8
106
19
6

580
322
1,798
558
227

268
56
451
125
34

949
208
2,006
411
95

4
1
5
1
1

90
14
149
29
8

2,739
978
6,651
2,032
602

2,366
993
6,199
2,030
642

Swift
Todd
Traverse
Wabasha
Wadena

1,859
3,632
890
3,569
2,679

1,263
2,500
619
2,602
1,852

70
130
58
138
99

5
22
5
14
14

297
371
119
405
325

50
94
17
74
65

163
480
66
313
295

0
4
1
0
3

10
31
6
22
26

712
1,418
391
1,517
1,046

840
1,253
358
1,323
1,020

Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wilkin
Winona

2,953
24,175
1,967
1,122
7,013

2,156
17,769
1,392
755
5,055

119
699
90
55
192

10
88
8
5
37

333
2,154
275
146
770

77
664
50
42
179

245
2,555
144
110
722

1
10
1
0
3

12
236
9
8
54

1,193
9,178
793
467
2,704

1,227
8,706
865
411
2,822

Wright
Yellow Medicine

11,251
2,059

7,988
1,401

310
112

52
5

1,017
318

380
54

1,370
156

6
1

128
13

4,342
860

3,906
850

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.

140 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004