Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older,
by state, December 2005
Total population

Population aged 65 or older

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

296,410

15.9

36,790

90.3

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,558
664
5,939
2,779
36,132

19.8
9.8
15.5
20.4
12.4

604
44
758
384
3,869

93.0
91.2
85.7
93.6
83.5

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,665
3,510
844
551
17,790

12.5
16.7
17.8
13.0
19.3

465
474
112
67
2,993

90.6
93.2
93.1
76.3
84.4

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

9,073
1,275
1,429
12,763
6,272

13.6
15.7
15.8
14.8
17.0

870
175
164
1,530
778

91.8
87.4
96.6
89.7
95.4

2,966
2,745
4,173
4,524
1,322

18.6
16.5
19.1
15.8
20.5

435
357
526
532
193

95.8
93.3
93.1
87.0
94.5

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,600
6,399
10,121
5,133
2,921

13.8
16.7
17.3
15.3
18.8

645
853
1,258
623
358

86.8
90.5
95.4
93.5
91.7

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,800
936
1,759
2,415
1,310

18.3
18.1
16.6
14.3
16.9

773
129
234
273
163

93.8
93.9
93.9
89.3
94.5

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,718
1,928
19,255
8,683
637

15.8
16.2
15.9
17.4
18.0

1,129
235
2,515
1,054
94

90.9
89.7
86.8
94.8
94.3

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,464
3,548
3,641
12,430
1,076

17.1
17.9
17.0
19.5
17.9

1,529
469
470
1,893
150

92.4
93.1
95.2
93.2
92.4

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,255
776
5,963
22,860
2,470

18.3
18.1
18.3
12.9
11.1

535
111
750
2,272
216

93.9
96.4
94.6
89.5
90.6

623
7,567
6,288
1,817
5,536
509

18.0
15.1
14.9
22.8
17.2
16.0

82
865
721
278
722
62

95.9
90.7
92.8
93.3
96.7
94.6

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, 2005 estimates of resident
population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2005, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2005/

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 2005
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

48,434,281 30,460,839 2,526,459

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s
488,425

b

Disability

Children

Disabled
workers

4,749,379 1,903,477 6,518,989

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

153,800 1,632,913 14,393,511 19,625,533

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

903,569
492,491
64,843
38,643
922,932
602,398
566,219
321,160
4,463,873 2,875,626

41,875
2,692
46,632
25,110
266,260

9,553
1,283
8,062
5,389
54,876

97,546
5,115
76,922
56,799
401,690

42,805
4,772
33,579
23,960
171,539

169,639
9,599
122,290
104,020
551,428

4,331
244
2,398
2,518
11,909

45,329
229,301
332,364
2,495
19,531
20,605
30,651
289,918
359,586
27,263
151,453
208,259
130,545 1,414,273 1,817,498

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

584,556
378,990
585,199
407,045
150,101
97,950
71,376
46,064
3,430,205 2,331,733

34,155
23,068
6,298
2,108
167,831

4,682
5,469
1,228
827
32,194

54,732
47,901
12,846
6,516
293,430

21,857
19,702
5,573
4,451
107,866

72,396
64,734
20,664
9,722
396,450

1,294
915
290
53
8,271

16,450
184,298
237,151
16,365
182,419
259,615
5,252
44,764
59,691
1,635
20,538
30,739
92,430 1,106,783 1,418,824

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,233,238
736,664
200,743
143,424
226,250
144,936
1,893,055 1,227,354
1,063,854
672,315

49,590
8,803
13,041
92,562
51,341

12,825
3,089
2,108
20,478
9,021

119,680
15,735
20,389
192,211
106,184

64,473
6,418
8,196
77,861
42,907

197,015
18,514
29,291
221,861
141,821

3,942
389
721
4,359
3,054

49,049
4,371
7,568
56,369
37,211

326,913
66,245
71,346
568,532
305,909

472,044
86,352
87,002
804,245
436,186

365,387
296,145
415,727
368,496
163,965

32,655
23,306
43,164
50,996
12,815

3,945
3,594
6,762
8,698
2,028

58,301
44,903
91,329
99,457
24,111

17,298
16,747
32,741
41,117
8,209

59,460
53,507
160,122
108,767
46,155

1,059
890
5,782
4,840
939

14,189
13,027
42,033
32,756
12,484

172,521
138,781
203,920
193,954
78,007

244,378
194,307
285,774
268,423
104,126

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

771,357
508,682
1,066,962
693,001
1,748,668 1,083,034
787,377
526,639
549,376
292,620

34,274
44,096
93,340
42,373
21,461

7,152
9,413
18,098
6,024
6,988

72,922
91,158
175,133
74,473
55,890

35,788
34,044
71,798
25,308
31,085

90,608
152,027
239,170
89,801
106,614

1,173
2,172
5,422
1,228
2,918

20,758
41,051
62,673
21,531
31,800

231,781
315,969
503,897
247,277
133,810

327,580
455,486
696,109
335,723
194,943

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,063,174
169,375
291,980
346,345
220,796

653,609
109,049
191,931
234,284
145,126

49,344
9,993
16,569
14,134
8,379

8,654
1,676
2,232
3,278
1,565

103,619
16,973
29,668
26,354
16,792

42,880
6,254
9,772
12,485
6,740

161,203
20,526
32,804
45,203
31,971

3,229
494
544
698
495

40,636
4,410
8,460
9,909
9,728

302,340
54,106
91,066
115,782
66,460

422,581
66,868
128,063
128,160
87,651

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,375,796
942,992
311,468
186,639
3,062,046 1,991,618
1,509,687
940,891
114,712
72,329

54,961
19,386
136,706
53,644
9,146

13,244
3,521
36,668
12,450
877

120,645
30,070
269,766
130,132
14,936

48,408
14,423
109,046
60,670
3,936

153,624
45,209
403,342
249,761
10,929

2,985
1,344
9,561
4,309
194

38,937
10,876
105,339
57,830
2,365

420,843
606,093
93,531
117,080
896,370 1,286,907
410,461
588,977
37,307
50,996

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,960,946 1,207,381
635,619
388,090
618,624
414,216
2,419,005 1,561,281
192,829
128,395

125,823
33,173
32,426
123,745
5,962

17,315
5,555
5,425
19,768
1,552

231,537
67,407
55,964
257,394
14,799

74,591
26,993
18,909
82,216
5,780

241,961
90,903
75,372
292,978
28,824

5,379
2,350
1,678
7,184
428

56,959
21,148
14,634
74,439
7,089

588,040
825,679
184,189
252,475
195,316
252,207
719,224 1,045,340
55,725
82,675

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

778,480
471,731
140,773
92,131
1,089,649
641,443
2,952,230 1,758,929
273,045
177,447

28,480
9,138
49,681
189,981
17,335

7,340
1,068
10,031
32,607
3,132

70,451
15,259
110,307
333,251
22,847

35,423
5,120
48,383
142,100
13,342

131,038
14,419
181,735
383,487
29,729

2,465
263
4,471
11,790
677

31,552
3,375
43,598
100,085
8,536

208,894
293,581
45,831
60,812
293,242
416,392
877,494 1,156,561
86,763
108,844

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

112,251
1,139,748
937,531
414,053
953,581
81,495

5,172
53,155
50,913
27,478
45,896
4,402

1,091
10,336
8,548
3,980
8,114
623

10,008
109,437
82,390
53,333
89,370
7,634

3,592
45,241
30,828
15,859
31,812
3,060

15,834
165,963
123,159
79,524
110,353
9,574

287
4,109
2,222
4,034
1,858
202

4,019
41,493
25,851
19,424
26,957
2,088

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

552,294
452,119
797,660
715,127
270,706

72,248
710,014
613,620
210,421
639,221
53,912

33,799
326,567
292,501
108,582
294,553
26,504

44,797
457,752
376,202
151,203
403,126
32,162

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

5,422
12,106

1,559
6,389

200
1,055

401
560

576
1,139

895
1,190

1,083
1,140

53
60

655
573

902
3,652

978
3,670

2,227
714,855
15,995

892
336,179
10,383

140
56,150
868

252
14,467
426

280
81,126
1,220

405
38,025
960

182
137,304
1,589

8
8,618
62

68
42,986
487

538
184,855
4,900

466
228,243
5,676

Foreign countries

446,745

265,984

63,176

7,883

79,320

14,042

12,587

637

3,116

171,032

206,300

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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2005/

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 2005 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

44,351,668 30,521,816 1,260,857

Survivors

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

4,470,918 1,249,328 6,114,705

37,865

455,402 16,267,962 16,774,790

Children Widow(er)s
240,777

Disability
Disabled
workers

b

Children

Children

Men

Women

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

777,620
473,244
56,045
37,129
867,777
615,832
477,545
300,465
4,115,426 2,886,025

20,812
1,255
23,990
11,762
130,389

4,709
520
3,932
2,528
26,144

84,212
4,511
74,894
47,904
389,333

26,498
3,041
21,473
14,382
114,393

154,717
8,876
118,660
92,750
528,314

1,060
50
614
584
2,933

12,368
250,851
269,547
663
21,074
16,793
8,381
334,439
311,890
7,169
160,501
165,077
37,894 1,578,636 1,569,168

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

532,857
372,939
595,943
445,950
146,486
103,540
57,223
39,824
3,178,953 2,325,523

17,347
13,206
3,501
1,008
84,688

2,417
3,109
677
356
15,423

52,548
50,650
12,981
5,124
283,486

15,046
14,731
3,837
2,334
69,454

67,502
63,176
20,326
8,145
372,089

326
225
71
13
2,052

4,731
206,577
196,128
4,898
228,816
247,162
1,553
53,896
53,920
419
19,496
24,038
26,237 1,247,501 1,214,943

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,092,338
717,923
185,730
142,066
203,446
141,849
1,815,500 1,277,133
1,021,925
708,538

25,239
4,076
6,601
49,237
27,928

6,327
1,457
1,056
10,424
5,018

105,496
14,490
19,548
193,906
106,626

40,692
4,346
5,486
53,519
29,634

182,022
17,938
26,813
213,759
133,228

922
97
170
1,133
800

13,716
1,259
1,925
16,389
10,155

365,160
71,556
79,714
672,348
368,562

392,206
75,344
71,226
724,461
392,595

365,114
303,513
394,331
345,543
152,034

16,611
12,353
20,365
24,674
6,249

2,111
1,919
3,217
3,957
988

57,126
44,906
78,230
86,361
21,840

11,888
11,321
20,335
24,744
5,447

53,340
48,794
147,397
102,437
39,897

247
222
1,470
1,266
208

3,714
3,569
11,336
8,801
3,119

196,603
162,441
217,582
207,274
82,664

207,063
170,448
226,242
205,788
82,137

726,689
516,057
993,875
698,654
1,717,188 1,169,604
733,954
529,407
450,024
270,146

18,020
23,236
51,456
21,514
10,166

3,762
4,813
9,975
3,220
3,176

70,674
89,902
178,490
72,525
45,469

23,968
24,205
50,523
17,844
18,126

87,595
140,970
237,688
83,233
94,057

316
492
1,483
296
645

6,297
11,603
17,970
5,915
8,239

265,265
365,178
617,644
282,647
140,302

288,790
398,247
634,726
284,279
153,041

644,883
104,191
189,273
236,720
149,387

24,911
4,872
8,339
7,191
4,567

4,454
803
1,168
1,641
888

97,395
16,007
28,853
25,735
16,796

27,538
3,945
6,504
8,540
4,994

147,408
18,615
29,011
45,003
30,338

784
117
122
194
105

10,970
1,191
2,187
2,894
2,693

340,439
58,481
102,642
130,757
78,792

356,834
54,191
107,566
111,867
77,175

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,411,465 1,042,241
263,797
174,779
2,972,348 2,107,124
1,357,374
924,950
98,652
67,510

29,908
8,939
70,606
27,209
4,293

7,348
1,527
18,724
6,353
432

125,308
26,240
267,478
113,744
13,704

35,875
8,263
76,172
38,630
2,542

157,212
40,877
398,776
229,319
9,495

777
318
2,379
979
44

12,796
527,605
582,920
2,855
97,878
91,671
31,089 1,060,511 1,188,540
16,190
458,594
497,297
631
39,319
39,615

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,815,206 1,224,923
560,149
373,341
582,636
418,884
2,299,401 1,610,086
179,181
128,783

65,606
16,208
16,827
66,007
3,088

9,086
2,729
2,814
10,567
780

226,613
61,200
55,468
255,642
14,373

49,979
16,996
12,950
56,266
3,968

222,132
83,434
71,050
278,454
26,164

1,477
565
431
1,797
98

15,390
5,678
4,212
20,582
1,928

681,152
199,980
223,543
847,765
64,124

702,738
208,116
218,448
922,481
72,702

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

697,058
463,362
120,046
85,217
960,947
626,557
2,599,736 1,713,807
251,829
179,136

14,593
4,244
25,120
92,327
9,268

3,730
484
4,998
14,831
1,569

61,030
13,660
97,344
303,995
22,768

22,309
3,113
30,057
89,541
9,023

122,319
12,424
164,000
355,237
27,585

591
56
1,053
2,847
166

9,124
848
11,818
27,150
2,315

234,864
47,843
325,749
967,025
101,158

245,133
47,088
345,813
942,287
90,971

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

102,177
1,033,994
901,609
367,079
908,664
75,529

2,614
26,949
27,324
13,602
24,106
2,275

562
5,319
4,586
1,944
4,452
320

9,478
99,654
83,260
48,252
89,371
7,466

2,455
30,287
21,617
10,126
22,240
2,082

13,990
156,802
117,207
78,315
103,131
8,919

65
1,055
603
1,113
448
52

1,072
12,109
7,650
5,502
7,342
585

38,146
365,763
345,150
120,050
345,227
30,173

38,040
385,843
332,752
123,865
353,207
26,942

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

510,152
426,598
676,681
597,785
229,781

958,344
149,740
265,456
327,918
209,767

71,940
701,819
639,363
208,225
657,574
53,830

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

2,782
7,167

1,010
4,305

57
321

120
170

315
729

375
578

775
931

9
12

121
121

641
2,677

527
2,010

985
431,253
12,582

511
224,782
8,984

33
17,569
344

55
4,448
181

111
47,099
916

153
16,584
531

109
109,998
1,486

1
1,731
17

11
9,041
122

339
132,568
4,585

197
124,624
4,202

Foreign countries

239,232

151,926

15,857

2,459

49,679

7,828

10,458

163

861

97,694

103,864

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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2005/

Arkansas
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 2005
Retirement
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

566,219

321,160

25,110

Arkansas
Ashley
Baxter
Benton
Boone

4,315
5,260
14,340
31,280
9,190

2,450
2,675
9,845
20,435
5,255

Bradley
Calhoun
Carroll
Chicot
Clark

2,825
1,310
6,160
2,990
4,485

Clay
Cleburne
Cleveland
Columbia
Conway

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

5,389

56,799

23,960

104,020

2,518

27,263

151,453

208,259

215
290
570
1,615
405

45
85
70
210
70

575
630
1,085
2,450
855

175
240
290
945
325

690
1,010
1,995
4,325
1,760

20
40
50
70
40

145
290
435
1,230
480

1,220
1,380
4,745
9,740
2,515

1,710
1,795
5,430
12,310
3,295

1,555
705
3,915
1,580
2,705

145
50
255
125
210

30
10
45
60
65

375
140
500
375
510

125
60
190
155
160

485
270
995
540
660

10
5
15
20
15

100
70
245
135
160

745
340
1,800
755
1,275

1,120
470
2,270
1,115
1,795

4,685
7,415
1,825
5,825
5,135

2,650
4,710
1,000
3,070
2,840

230
410
105
295
215

25
55
25
65
50

580
680
200
700
460

165
185
75
295
175

810
1,115
330
1,055
1,085

20
30
15
45
25

205
230
75
300
285

1,260
2,325
505
1,490
1,335

1,855
2,855
690
2,220
1,835

Craighead
Crawford
Crittenden
Cross
Dallas

15,575
11,775
8,500
3,855
2,020

8,665
5,895
4,140
2,040
1,045

655
515
275
205
95

135
100
125
45
20

1,630
1,005
1,045
485
275

770
490
650
175
125

2,920
2,830
1,720
730
355

45
65
35
25
15

755
875
510
150
90

3,880
2,840
1,860
1,000
525

5,730
3,675
2,865
1,405
755

Desha
Drew
Faulkner
Franklin
Fulton

3,005
3,620
14,195
4,235
3,495

1,540
1,975
8,225
2,270
1,955

125
145
580
175
190

45
50
115
35
50

390
370
1,300
455
325

170
170
660
150
100

550
665
2,590
880
680

20
20
40
25
30

165
225
685
245
165

720
945
3,765
1,125
1,010

1,100
1,290
5,230
1,475
1,155

Garland
Grant
Greene
Hempstead
Hot Spring

25,620
3,220
8,640
4,550
7,100

16,895
1,785
4,630
2,600
3,875

1,190
180
410
180
360

155
25
65
55
50

2,300
375
970
515
810

770
140
310
235
310

3,525
560
1,800
770
1,335

80
15
35
15
35

705
140
420
180
325

8,090
890
2,175
1,210
1,900

10,105
1,160
3,160
1,750
2,550

Howard
Independence
Izard
Jackson
Jefferson

2,955
8,205
4,175
4,075
14,855

1,655
4,490
2,485
2,165
7,725

145
365
175
155
580

20
75
25
40
205

335
780
380
520
1,630

155
255
110
180
910

520
1,750
795
790
2,840

10
50
25
25
90

115
440
180
200
875

800
2,080
1,225
1,045
3,450

1,125
2,965
1,435
1,505
5,505

Johnson
Lafayette
Lawrence
Lee
Lincoln

5,300
1,975
4,555
2,345
2,350

2,790
1,045
2,435
1,155
1,250

255
90
225
125
115

50
25
45
30
25

550
265
545
315
300

200
80
165
155
115

1,120
365
895
415
405

35
15
20
15
20

300
90
225
135
120

1,375
525
1,225
570
615

1,830
720
1,665
860
875

Little River
Logan
Lonoke
Madison
Marion

3,015
5,630
9,615
3,385
4,940

1,700
2,965
5,200
1,850
2,990

165
290
445
165
200

15
55
85
40
35

350
595
1,005
310
350

105
210
485
130
115

540
1,155
1,820
695
975

20
35
45
10
30

120
325
530
185
245

820
1,515
2,455
920
1,450

1,115
1,935
3,375
1,125
1,615

Miller
Mississippi
Monroe
Montgomery
Nevada

7,810
9,705
2,295
2,515
2,230

4,245
4,850
1,260
1,520
1,195

355
350
110
145
90

75
100
35
30
25

900
1,030
320
235
280

335
595
120
80
110

1,435
2,130
340
390
400

70
45
10
15
20

395
605
100
100
110

1,915
2,215
610
765
575

2,930
3,310
900
925
820

Newton
Ouachita
Perry
Phillips
Pike

2,350
6,595
2,475
5,275
2,685

1,130
3,525
1,350
2,620
1,535

130
270
120
200
150

30
70
20
115
25

245
770
220
705
305

75
260
105
405
105

575
1,345
525
880
435

15
35
10
35
20

150
320
125
315
110

575
1,665
680
1,270
745

725
2,495
795
1,895
1,025

County
Total, Arkansas c

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Poinsett
Polk
Pope
Prairie
Pulaski

5,920
5,300
11,630
2,175
62,695

2,965
3,170
6,220
1,195
35,770

290
280
490
125
2,185

40
40
110
15
790

720
540
1,090
280
5,670

275
185
475
80
3,610

1,305
845
2,535
395
11,455

25
30
65
10
140

300
210
645
75
3,075

1,435
1,580
2,905
625
15,520

2,060
1,900
4,015
800
24,235

Randolph
St. Francis
Saline
Scott
Searcy

4,865
5,095
17,635
2,820
2,455

2,670
2,625
10,940
1,445
1,295

235
175
780
160
125

35
85
100
35
20

510
605
1,485
280
280

195
320
640
95
70

960
1,005
2,975
615
515

20
15
60
20
20

240
265
655
170
130

1,255
1,260
5,165
730
675

1,780
1,760
6,420
920
825

Sebastian
Sevier
Sharp
Stone
Union

22,760
2,880
6,075
3,690
10,585

12,375
1,610
3,590
2,085
5,490

1,015
155
240
170
475

185
20
45
20
115

2,240
360
550
335
1,220

845
135
195
105
495

4,690
465
1,125
750
2,100

90
10
35
30
60

1,320
125
295
195
630

5,690
800
1,745
1,035
2,600

8,320
1,100
2,105
1,260
3,920

Van Buren
Washington
White
Woodruff
Yell

5,200
25,280
14,650
1,930
4,820

3,140
14,685
8,305
995
2,530

255
1,050
780
75
220

50
200
150
15
45

475
2,290
1,530
245
490

130
980
505
105
175

885
4,750
2,620
390
1,070

35
65
115
15
20

230
1,260
645
90
270

1,565
6,710
3,980
475
1,250

1,895
9,455
5,470
730
1,650

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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2005/

Arkansas
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65
or older, December 2005 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

477,545

300,465

11,762

Arkansas
Ashley
Baxter
Benton
Boone

3,696
4,664
12,988
28,103
7,562

2,313
2,680
9,494
19,972
4,737

Bradley
Calhoun
Carroll
Chicot
Clark

2,361
1,086
5,154
2,263
3,826

Clay
Cleburne
Cleveland
Columbia
Conway

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

2,528

47,904

14,382

92,750

584

7,169

160,501

165,077

102
150
280
814
180

18
42
37
104
36

515
560
991
2,257
730

111
151
186
623
200

595
983
1,873
3,989
1,547

4
12
13
19
7

35
82
112
320
123

1,299
1,582
5,189
10,930
2,563

1,389
1,444
4,403
9,996
2,530

1,427
643
3,518
1,356
2,506

63
21
122
49
97

15
8
22
21
30

303
118
432
267
431

77
38
117
76
98

442
237
869
450
607

3
0
4
5
4

28
20
64
33
49

778
352
1,850
733
1,340

869
365
1,738
805
1,418

3,657
6,299
1,503
4,989
4,206

2,248
4,302
898
2,972
2,561

93
193
46
137
98

11
30
9
30
21

437
573
150
608
376

98
113
46
173
102

712
1,015
325
972
968

3
9
1
12
3

49
62
23
83
74

1,200
2,435
514
1,645
1,363

1,340
2,137
497
1,780
1,403

Craighead
Crawford
Crittenden
Cross
Dallas

13,193
9,494
6,823
3,176
1,656

8,209
5,369
3,879
1,867
953

322
229
128
98
41

62
48
54
22
10

1,379
834
826
391
224

457
297
347
98
67

2,561
2,477
1,458
647
328

8
16
8
5
4

191
220
120
43
26

4,181
2,921
1,988
1,041
533

4,670
2,807
2,295
1,075
579

Desha
Drew
Faulkner
Franklin
Fulton

2,313
2,934
12,353
3,401
2,748

1,356
1,798
7,827
2,015
1,693

54
62
272
73
75

20
20
64
17
22

298
296
1,127
351
255

88
100
434
89
59

455
593
2,424
778
593

4
4
11
5
4

34
56
192
65
42

725
963
4,095
1,112
973

820
992
4,229
1,098
816

Garland
Grant
Greene
Hempstead
Hot Spring

23,152
2,768
6,998
3,747
6,027

16,505
1,698
4,170
2,328
3,625

600
83
179
80
168

72
14
30
24
23

2,105
321
765
430
696

463
86
188
142
167

3,178
523
1,543
687
1,249

19
3
7
5
7

202
39
112
44
90

8,999
965
2,206
1,222
2,004

8,380
906
2,369
1,354
2,025

Howard
Independence
Izard
Jackson
Jefferson

2,447
6,629
3,415
3,273
12,053

1,491
3,954
2,224
1,947
7,153

65
158
75
69
270

8
34
10
18
90

276
615
291
400
1,291

88
154
65
104
512

478
1,577
697
682
2,499

2
12
5
6
20

34
121
42
46
214

808
2,072
1,235
1,054
3,641

859
2,211
1,056
1,139
4,318

Johnson
Lafayette
Lawrence
Lee
Lincoln

4,177
1,578
3,448
1,654
1,850

2,444
917
2,041
919
1,104

103
36
90
47
52

24
9
15
12
8

450
208
400
212
215

123
47
94
83
65

951
329
742
345
369

7
3
4
1
3

70
25
57
32
30

1,339
521
1,143
507
603

1,367
532
1,165
569
632

Little River
Logan
Lonoke
Madison
Marion

2,593
4,402
8,095
2,576
4,143

1,575
2,569
4,848
1,524
2,753

76
121
207
63
88

9
23
42
15
15

302
473
858
241
275

64
127
310
83
71

524
994
1,670
599
867

4
7
12
1
8

38
86
145
46
62

868
1,455
2,562
843
1,484

849
1,402
2,688
774
1,233

Miller
Mississippi
Monroe
Montgomery
Nevada

6,513
7,584
1,747
1,971
1,730

3,877
4,312
1,073
1,293
1,022

160
155
48
61
38

30
43
12
12
12

773
793
236
181
214

217
326
68
45
62

1,331
1,797
286
352
344

18
11
0
2
4

104
146
20
21
29

1,990
2,224
583
734
542

2,320
2,528
645
657
605

Newton
Ouachita
Perry
Phillips
Pike

1,716
5,633
1,990
3,876
2,149

918
3,377
1,193
2,280
1,334

51
131
51
88
58

12
32
7
40
10

174
626
169
493
256

42
155
63
208
63

473
1,206
465
701
392

2
7
2
6
4

38
93
35
57
27

506
1,769
671
1,213
736

489
2,032
586
1,388
756

County
Total, Arkansas c

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Poinsett
Polk
Pope
Prairie
Pulaski

4,671
4,299
9,602
1,783
55,890

2,651
2,771
5,721
1,077
35,778

133
122
218
59
1,160

14
19
50
7
395

544
436
896
230
5,222

149
105
301
44
2,157

1,093
782
2,209
344
10,304

5
8
16
1
31

75
52
186
19
841

1,429
1,539
3,023
630
17,765

1,558
1,404
3,118
594
21,160

Randolph
St. Francis
Saline
Scott
Searcy

3,842
3,962
16,549
2,125
1,764

2,319
2,322
11,136
1,214
1,010

99
73
409
63
49

16
31
56
16
9

398
434
1,406
219
189

107
163
404
55
40

840
864
2,929
511
433

5
5
14
2
3

53
68
191
41
29

1,222
1,230
6,065
689
587

1,316
1,321
5,408
642
529

Sebastian
Sevier
Sharp
Stone
Union

19,673
2,349
4,986
2,777
9,355

12,045
1,453
3,206
1,727
5,474

497
74
101
64
243

92
7
21
9
54

2,045
297
448
237
1,120

534
82
115
61
306

4,099
406
1,018
623
1,950

19
2
7
7
15

339
25
66
47
189

6,272
815
1,775
947
2,985

6,982
829
1,570
867
3,318

Van Buren
Washington
White
Woodruff
Yell

4,295
21,827
12,200
1,460
3,746

2,825
14,023
7,611
833
2,173

111
517
355
30
85

19
102
67
6
19

380
2,057
1,285
188
369

77
633
310
62
111

818
4,135
2,376
314
912

7
14
22
3
3

55
342
170
21
69

1,575
7,356
4,123
438
1,188

1,424
7,725
4,209
537
1,200

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.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2005
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2005/