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

South Carolina
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

7,167

70,606

35,242

124,796

2,427

31,057

201,690

286,511

150
1,315
70
1,105
95

45
270
20
290
35

430
2,680
230
2,970
375

220
1,190
125
1,395
175

990
4,070
365
6,860
515

10
110
5
105
15

255
985
85
1,690
150

1,415
7,850
480
9,530
825

2,060
10,800
730
13,730
1,230

2,315
19,530
10,995
1,670
30,940

120
1,940
945
105
2,400

40
200
220
35
495

405
2,165
2,220
320
5,195

260
710
1,145
165
2,250

730
2,075
4,010
475
7,400

25
40
150
15
160

220
530
1,305
105
1,780

1,020
9,745
5,215
760
13,965

1,490
11,065
6,835
1,025
20,455

10,765
6,940
8,535
7,025
8,170

5,900
3,960
4,690
3,960
4,365

275
175
235
235
300

80
70
80
70
95

875
640
890
750
845

485
375
525
380
440

2,445
1,360
1,685
1,270
1,640

35
15
55
45
45

670
345
375
315
440

2,445
1,670
2,055
1,865
2,045

3,745
2,535
3,045
2,430
2,760

Darlington
Dillon
Dorchester
Edgefield
Fairfield

12,995
5,770
15,765
4,075
4,600

7,355
3,000
8,610
2,415
2,675

390
135
730
155
130

145
70
205
35
65

1,450
650
1,660
395
485

750
365
955
235
290

2,390
1,205
2,665
665
750

40
25
70
20
15

475
320
870
155
190

3,210
1,230
3,940
1,065
1,205

4,800
2,125
5,590
1,525
1,690

Florence
Georgetown
Greenville
Greenwood
Hampton

22,805
14,150
67,970
13,605
4,125

12,780
8,550
42,965
8,675
2,065

775
665
2,575
435
150

300
120
495
100
40

2,535
1,370
5,835
1,145
475

1,400
545
2,625
610
230

4,050
2,260
10,780
2,110
860

80
50
130
30
30

885
590
2,565
500
275

5,560
4,090
18,525
3,610
980

8,720
5,135
27,350
5,545
1,385

Horry
Jasper
Kershaw
Lancaster
Laurens

47,935
3,400
10,715
12,145
14,320

31,660
1,800
6,395
7,285
7,900

1,780
110
460
300
295

340
45
115
85
205

3,870
370
1,090
1,050
1,115

1,615
230
560
570
880

6,975
620
1,655
2,295
3,030

180
20
50
35
35

1,515
205
390
525
860

14,585
860
2,865
3,005
3,275

17,810
1,110
4,065
4,595
4,915

Lee
Lexington
McCormick
Marion
Marlboro

3,715
34,815
2,555
6,800
5,970

1,940
22,260
1,720
3,695
3,040

130
1,395
120
165
135

35
305
15
95
75

475
3,335
210
730
705

260
1,530
75
405
395

670
4,770
335
1,365
1,270

20
85
5
20
40

185
1,135
75
325
310

845
9,830
785
1,520
1,295

1,390
13,740
950
2,540
2,090

Newberry
Oconee
Orangeburg
Pickens
Richland

7,620
16,675
18,070
20,215
45,990

4,775
10,795
10,350
12,550
27,450

230
730
640
665
1,915

80
130
195
145
645

700
1,145
2,160
1,525
4,685

345
510
1,060
690
2,855

1,200
2,705
2,890
3,725
6,675

20
55
90
40
85

270
605
685
875
1,680

1,995
4,920
4,660
5,535
12,045

3,055
6,190
6,795
7,600
18,420

Saluda
Spartanburg
Sumter
Union
Williamsburg
York

3,650
50,670
17,960
7,590
7,350
28,145

2,345
29,360
10,375
4,210
3,535
18,065

110
1,535
840
180
255
990

25
405
235
55
85
235

340
4,210
2,000
630
860
2,410

140
2,130
1,070
290
510
1,275

565
10,260
2,695
1,755
1,620
4,095

5
130
70
15
30
75

120
2,640
675
455
455
1,000

1,015
12,550
4,670
1,770
1,585
7,780

1,450
18,650
6,970
2,770
2,515
11,085

a

Spouses

754,531

454,652

28,584

Abbeville
Aiken
Allendale
Anderson
Bamberg

5,405
27,880
1,960
36,680
3,195

3,305
17,260
1,060
22,265
1,835

Barnwell
Beaufort
Berkeley
Calhoun
Charleston

4,115
27,190
20,990
2,890
50,620

Cherokee
Chester
Chesterfield
Clarendon
Colleton

County
Total, South Carolina

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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 ♦ 75

South Carolina
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

3,428

57,947

21,123

110,563

543

8,444

214,394

226,801

69
673
28
533
40

22
138
8
150
13

347
2,342
166
2,462
269

133
737
62
862
100

889
3,785
291
6,194
426

3
27
1
23
3

78
268
19
467
38

1,414
8,756
433
10,191
772

1,615
8,770
503
11,085
898

2,019
20,341
9,416
1,441
28,278

54
1,091
411
45
1,182

17
96
94
11
235

319
2,152
1,742
239
4,366

145
430
719
91
1,345

651
1,844
3,614
411
6,316

6
8
35
3
33

54
131
344
29
456

1,021
11,799
5,032
737
14,637

1,113
9,136
4,913
738
15,833

8,989
5,717
6,758
5,329
6,266

5,456
3,560
4,095
3,336
3,705

126
79
101
103
124

40
32
37
30
42

683
484
650
492
636

287
223
301
206
246

2,202
1,238
1,465
1,077
1,390

8
3
13
9
8

186
98
97
77
114

2,544
1,663
2,012
1,770
1,934

3,010
2,008
2,294
1,668
1,999

Darlington
Dillon
Dorchester
Edgefield
Fairfield

10,749
4,178
12,734
3,313
3,571

6,696
2,444
7,693
2,136
2,286

190
56
335
70
55

64
27
99
15
26

1,098
417
1,360
294
348

438
188
602
148
163

2,118
969
2,382
600
637

11
4
15
5
4

133
73
247
45
52

3,308
1,134
4,000
1,062
1,131

3,716
1,471
4,208
1,135
1,252

Florence
Georgetown
Greenville
Greenwood
Hampton

18,277
12,418
61,163
11,789
3,130

11,382
8,293
42,213
8,126
1,774

362
345
1,366
217
64

142
63
254
52
19

1,904
1,169
5,310
949
343

799
320
1,683
363
128

3,440
2,050
9,584
1,934
729

17
11
28
7
5

230
168
725
142
67

5,664
4,569
21,128
3,843
940

6,569
4,063
23,036
4,529
990

Horry
Jasper
Kershaw
Lancaster
Laurens

41,617
2,578
9,088
10,461
11,960

29,714
1,535
5,956
6,805
7,308

853
46
226
140
137

166
19
59
42
104

3,245
274
899
835
893

935
137
339
355
551

6,271
521
1,494
2,126
2,718

40
3
11
8
9

392
43
103
149
240

15,556
818
3,023
3,169
3,391

13,979
805
3,194
3,741
4,005

Lee
Lexington
McCormick
Marion
Marlboro

2,716
31,125
2,212
5,025
4,449

1,582
21,517
1,621
3,031
2,526

49
690
57
65
56

13
159
5
40
31

324
2,947
163
486
474

147
995
42
204
211

554
4,456
302
1,114
1,063

4
19
1
4
9

44
341
19
82
80

754
10,840
853
1,401
1,196

964
11,367
697
1,795
1,506

Newberry
Oconee
Orangeburg
Pickens
Richland

6,388
14,467
14,149
17,596
39,080

4,329
10,115
8,993
11,851
25,831

105
373
275
337
955

35
64
78
74
311

563
955
1,565
1,315
4,007

207
314
595
434
1,688

1,073
2,470
2,445
3,318
5,810

5
11
21
10
20

72
166
177
258
458

2,038
5,288
4,527
5,968
12,850

2,420
4,805
4,995
6,206
14,979

Saluda
Spartanburg
Sumter
Union
Williamsburg
York

2,960
43,773
13,903
6,255
5,282
25,482

2,025
28,019
8,893
3,810
2,866
17,781

52
791
363
83
95
520

11
211
97
27
38
119

259
3,540
1,492
509
545
2,114

74
1,330
574
176
262
830

505
9,122
2,284
1,524
1,348
3,808

2
33
15
2
6
18

32
727
184
124
120
292

992
13,739
4,493
1,812
1,397
8,794

1,077
15,413
5,077
2,210
1,708
9,305

a

Spouses

639,877

423,844

13,985

Abbeville
Aiken
Allendale
Anderson
Bamberg

4,484
24,768
1,426
31,603
2,429

2,942
16,799
850
20,911
1,541

Barnwell
Beaufort
Berkeley
Calhoun
Charleston

3,264
26,093
16,374
2,270
42,212

Cherokee
Chester
Chesterfield
Clarendon
Colleton

County
Total, South Carolina

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

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

168 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004

Spouses

Children

Men

Women