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/

Georgia
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

1,233,238

736,664

49,590

Appling
Atkinson
Bacon
Baker
Baldwin

3,310
1,270
2,035
730
7,400

1,730
630
1,085
400
4,075

Banks
Barrow
Bartow
Ben Hill
Berrien

2,870
7,740
13,495
3,295
3,325

Bibb
Bleckley
Brantley
Brooks
Bryan

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

12,825

119,680

64,473

197,015

3,942

49,049

326,913

472,044

140
70
90
35
175

35
10
15
10
130

370
135
200
95
580

145
55
100
40
500

695
270
445
120
1,545

20
15
5
5
20

175
85
95
25
375

840
325
510
195
1,740

1,145
415
725
270
2,505

1,680
4,515
7,855
1,840
1,845

90
230
435
105
145

35
70
115
40
30

235
720
1,220
350
375

145
440
640
180
130

550
1,375
2,635
630
640

15
20
35
10
20

120
370
560
140
140

765
1,855
3,425
810
880

960
2,825
4,805
1,230
1,225

28,250
2,470
2,910
3,190
3,395

15,735
1,415
1,385
1,775
1,890

1,015
85
125
105
145

345
15
45
30
55

2,780
220
295
380
345

1,550
145
145
190
210

5,420
465
730
560
590

110
10
15
20
15

1,295
115
170
130
145

6,535
600
695
785
900

11,075
955
855
1,235
1,125

Bulloch
Burke
Butts
Calhoun
Camden

7,760
4,160
3,740
1,110
5,300

4,665
2,150
2,160
595
2,900

335
130
110
45
230

95
55
35
15
65

770
445
335
130
450

425
325
190
60
315

1,140
795
710
190
1,020

35
20
25
10
30

295
240
175
65
290

2,115
945
935
270
1,385

2,935
1,390
1,320
425
1,620

Candler
Carroll
Catoosa
Charlton
Chatham

2,005
16,125
10,090
1,865
38,460

1,135
9,500
6,215
970
23,800

85
510
435
85
1,885

20
140
60
30
460

195
1,385
1,025
180
4,265

115
810
360
115
1,825

355
2,990
1,530
385
5,005

10
70
45
10
70

90
720
420
90
1,150

535
4,070
2,725
475
10,875

720
5,800
4,015
635
15,930

Chattahoochee
Chattooga
Cherokee
Clarke
Clay

570
5,335
19,010
12,385
760

260
3,160
12,520
7,585
435

25
155
845
485
30

5
40
145
135
5

70
480
1,735
1,150
100

50
230
880
540
40

115
1,005
2,320
1,980
125

5
30
50
25
5

40
235
515
485
20

140
1,350
5,565
3,220
205

165
2,025
7,355
5,060
310

Clayton
Clinch
Cobb
Coffee
Colquitt

24,250
1,355
64,805
6,335
7,665

12,360
595
42,770
3,195
4,340

850
40
2,970
210
320

310
15
595
65
80

2,225
150
5,900
665
870

2,065
80
3,020
345
360

4,875
350
7,315
1,425
1,355

75
5
110
25
30

1,490
120
2,125
405
310

5,400
295
19,125
1,435
1,970

7,875
390
26,525
2,150
2,965

Columbia
Cook
Coweta
Crawford
Crisp

13,260
3,015
14,330
2,015
4,100

8,185
1,695
8,925
1,025
2,330

660
115
610
60
130

125
35
135
15
20

1,355
365
1,325
205
455

710
135
730
105
225

1,695
540
2,045
490
755

50
10
40
10
20

480
120
520
105
165

3,765
775
3,955
510
975

5,020
1,165
5,360
630
1,605

Dade
Dawson
Decatur
DeKalb
Dodge

3,050
2,750
5,360
72,705
3,445

1,680
1,785
2,915
44,235
1,825

160
135
220
2,855
90

40
15
55
980
20

360
240
610
6,360
365

135
110
285
4,730
195

510
375
980
10,710
730

25
5
35
115
15

140
85
260
2,720
205

820
860
1,305
18,850
760

1,080
950
2,070
29,220
1,245

Dooly
Dougherty
Douglas
Early
Echols

2,415
16,200
13,040
2,460
480

1,330
9,180
7,690
1,370
250

75
645
475
115
25

35
200
100
25
5

270
1,700
1,200
320
60

155
945
850
125
15

445
2,800
2,090
415
100

10
50
30
10
0

95
680
605
80
25

600
3,990
3,430
630
115

880
6,340
4,615
1,005
170

Effingham
Elbert
Emanuel
Evans
Fannin

5,840
4,675
4,590
2,030
5,845

3,065
2,670
2,575
1,160
3,500

295
170
125
85
320

80
35
65
25
50

690
460
470
210
655

340
175
270
115
205

1,050
915
865
350
905

45
20
30
5
30

275
230
190
80
180

1,540
1,215
1,130
520
1,730

1,935
1,745
1,700
775
2,190

County
Total, Georgia c

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Fayette
Floyd
Forsyth
Franklin
Fulton

13,780
18,780
12,145
4,960
92,555

9,350
11,170
8,370
3,075
56,665

785
735
640
165
4,095

145
145
80
40
1,065

1,295
1,800
1,075
450
9,340

580
810
470
195
5,095

1,220
3,355
1,200
825
13,475

20
60
20
25
140

385
705
290
185
2,680

4,280
4,910
3,880
1,345
24,930

5,705
7,340
4,910
1,915
38,310

Gilmer
Glascock
Glynn
Gordon
Grady

5,305
585
14,105
8,235
4,680

3,405
360
8,675
5,005
2,595

215
10
650
250
150

40
0
155
65
60

450
60
1,425
675
495

160
35
530
325
245

850
85
2,075
1,555
895

20
5
45
25
25

165
30
550
335
215

1,630
145
3,960
2,180
1,155

1,900
235
5,555
3,070
1,740

Greene
Gwinnett
Habersham
Hall
Hancock

3,655
56,100
7,475
22,845
1,940

2,335
36,010
4,945
14,995
1,020

165
2,495
345
1,005
60

40
545
75
195
25

285
4,960
645
1,955
220

120
3,230
270
905
115

575
6,635
970
3,105
375

15
120
20
35
5

120
2,105
205
650
120

1,065
15,895
2,280
6,705
460

1,320
22,000
2,990
9,065
655

Haralson
Harris
Hart
Heard
Henry

5,620
4,360
5,320
1,875
19,245

3,365
2,780
3,465
1,050
11,535

145
185
220
45
705

60
35
25
25
180

475
440
435
175
1,650

275
190
180
125
1,180

1,065
585
790
380
2,950

25
15
10
5
70

210
130
195
70
975

1,440
1,305
1,480
445
5,085

2,070
1,660
2,165
635
6,935

Houston
Irwin
Jackson
Jasper
Jeff Davis

16,630
1,910
8,095
2,320
2,690

9,670
1,070
4,945
1,370
1,370

825
85
260
80
100

180
20
65
15
20

1,565
215
700
200
305

915
120
385
110
160

2,645
325
1,385
435
595

55
5
25
5
15

775
70
330
105
125

4,455
500
2,145
615
620

6,250
730
2,920
825
920

Jefferson
Jenkins
Johnson
Jones
Lamar

3,600
1,670
1,795
4,425
3,155

1,960
925
985
2,405
1,885

120
45
60
130
105

40
30
20
40
35

420
170
185
425
260

215
105
65
215
145

660
305
385
935
575

20
5
10
20
15

165
85
85
255
135

850
405
455
1,085
815

1,370
625
630
1,475
1,155

Lanier
Laurens
Lee
Liberty
Lincoln

1,375
9,135
2,900
4,915
1,825

700
5,135
1,715
2,520
1,100

45
300
100
190
65

20
100
20
45
35

145
885
275
500
180

80
445
175
410
70

290
1,790
465
920
300

10
40
10
30
15

85
440
140
300
60

335
2,250
755
1,160
515

430
3,390
1,050
1,505
660

Long
Lowndes
Lumpkin
McDuffie
McIntosh

1,115
13,820
3,845
3,910
2,420

575
7,930
2,460
2,200
1,355

60
600
150
135
105

15
200
50
45
50

135
1,460
335
420
210

60
825
160
230
135

210
2,165
565
700
440

10
55
10
15
15

50
585
115
165
110

275
3,605
1,130
970
660

400
5,235
1,395
1,435
760

Macon
Madison
Marion
Meriwether
Miller

2,070
5,040
1,215
4,355
1,275

1,080
2,940
615
2,605
760

60
160
45
130
60

20
45
10
40
10

225
460
145
435
165

135
260
80
220
45

420
940
245
750
180

5
15
10
15
10

125
220
65
160
45

445
1,285
310
1,100
340

740
1,805
370
1,680
545

Mitchell
Monroe
Montgomery
Morgan
Murray

4,265
4,195
1,520
3,275
5,775

2,335
2,500
840
2,110
3,075

160
140
50
125
170

50
35
15
40
45

490
340
145
280
450

215
210
70
150
295

760
770
325
455
1,395

30
25
5
10
20

225
175
70
105
325

1,040
1,105
415
950
1,350

1,605
1,480
510
1,240
1,840

30,095
11,925
3,650
2,385
11,010

17,450
7,105
2,355
1,405
6,295

1,360
400
200
75
395

315
110
30
25
100

3,680
1,050
325
220
1,070

1,635
650
165
115
655

4,510
2,000
450
425
1,895

110
35
10
10
40

1,035
575
115
110
560

7,585
3,070
1,075
640
2,760

12,575
4,345
1,465
835
3,800

Muscogee
Newton
Oconee
Oglethorpe
Paulding

Peach
Pickens
Pierce
Pike
Polk

4,165
5,500
3,305
2,680
7,830

2,290
3,770
1,715
1,715
4,415

140
260
130
95
325

35
30
35
25
70

410
505
345
225
760

230
175
150
125
355

805
640
745
385
1,510

25
10
15
10
40

230
110
170
100
355

1,050
1,740
825
765
1,970

1,500
2,135
1,095
965
2,940

Pulaski
Putnam
Quitman
Rabun
Randolph

2,065
4,190
595
3,780
1,625

1,195
2,755
355
2,535
835

80
200
20
165
65

20
40
5
30
20

250
370
60
365
255

90
145
20
135
105

340
555
115
455
260

5
5
0
5
15

85
120
20
90
70

530
1,315
170
1,145
385

830
1,535
215
1,535
645

Richmond
Rockdale
Schley
Screven
Seminole

32,565
10,320
650
2,995
2,300

17,715
6,460
375
1,685
1,260

1,330
435
30
130
95

520
85
5
55
25

3,485
925
70
335
280

2,210
505
35
160
110

5,755
1,470
100
485
380

95
30
0
10
25

1,455
410
35
135
125

7,825
2,875
155
805
585

12,110
3,915
250
1,135
865

Spalding
Stephens
Stewart
Sumter
Talbot

11,230
5,890
1,070
5,565
1,290

6,680
3,630
580
3,210
710

285
200
45
190
60

115
35
5
60
20

975
555
170
570
140

535
240
70
325
80

2,100
985
165
945
225

50
15
5
25
0

490
230
30
240
55

2,790
1,550
290
1,340
330

4,150
2,390
425
2,200
445

Taliaferro
Tattnall
Taylor
Telfair
Terrell

430
3,805
1,760
2,635
2,105

255
2,085
970
1,410
1,130

15
145
75
75
80

5
45
15
35
20

40
415
210
285
260

25
165
85
100
125

80
770
320
575
385

0
20
10
15
15

10
160
75
140
90

115
960
455
610
505

170
1,425
615
990
785

Thomas
Tift
Toombs
Towns
Treutlen

9,175
6,920
5,270
3,355
1,360

5,190
4,010
2,940
2,360
740

300
280
140
200
45

120
45
60
10
15

915
690
560
320
160

570
350
275
85
55

1,645
1,185
1,055
310
275

30
30
25
5
10

405
330
215
65
60

2,265
1,735
1,245
1,140
335

3,470
2,680
1,985
1,395
515

Troup
Turner
Twiggs
Union
Upson

11,140
1,860
2,170
5,865
6,000

6,715
1,045
1,030
4,135
3,630

300
70
100
310
150

105
25
25
40
45

975
185
230
505
505

600
105
120
120
310

1,875
340
515
650
1,125

40
5
20
20
20

530
85
130
85
215

2,745
470
505
2,005
1,505

4,400
700
670
2,345
2,325

Walker
Walton
Ware
Warren
Washington

13,055
10,570
7,315
1,345
3,965

7,590
6,720
3,875
740
2,150

505
385
265
45
145

100
75
80
25
30

1,395
900
740
170
505

590
500
350
60
250

2,260
1,585
1,565
255
680

65
35
35
5
20

550
370
405
45
185

3,360
2,840
1,665
350
960

5,040
4,145
2,730
490
1,540

Wayne
Webster
Wheeler
White
Whitfield

5,200
415
1,110
5,015
14,085

2,880
255
600
3,390
8,805

245
20
30
225
455

50
5
15
30
135

540
40
110
410
1,175

200
10
50
170
605

1,020
70
235
635
2,330

25
0
5
10
35

240
15
65
145
545

1,370
125
265
1,575
3,795

1,810
155
395
1,900
5,485

Wilcox
Wilkes
Wilkinson
Worth

1,515
2,595
2,175
3,875

815
1,535
1,080
2,225

60
105
75
175

15
30
10
35

160
280
260
415

70
115
125
205

315
435
490
620

10
10
15
10

70
85
120
190

365
680
495
1,020

565
1,020
750
1,435

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/

Georgia
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

1,092,338

717,923

25,239

Appling
Atkinson
Bacon
Baker
Baldwin

2,602
907
1,579
547
6,516

1,471
500
907
324
3,959

Banks
Barrow
Bartow
Ben Hill
Berrien

2,364
6,720
12,158
2,610
2,615

Bibb
Bleckley
Brantley
Brooks
Bryan

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

6,327

105,496

40,692

182,022

922

13,716

365,160

392,206

59
25
33
15
87

13
4
6
6
59

291
91
146
64
497

80
27
61
20
301

632
236
391
106
1,500

5
2
4
1
5

46
17
27
6
102

816
284
489
175
1,882

819
273
508
182
2,160

1,511
4,264
7,751
1,608
1,570

38
107
225
47
59

17
38
63
18
16

184
635
1,074
266
290

89
294
405
95
80

490
1,265
2,465
539
557

2
5
8
3
3

30
107
164
33
34

778
2,029
3,891
803
844

733
2,319
4,045
927
877

23,767
1,850
2,347
2,467
2,998

14,712
1,103
1,222
1,520
1,827

514
37
52
49
75

166
9
19
14
22

2,328
158
233
286
304

887
82
89
107
148

4,796
422
674
459
564

22
1
5
2
3

339
32
47
28
51

7,006
532
700
760
1,004

9,010
637
618
918
905

Bulloch
Burke
Butts
Calhoun
Camden

6,576
3,271
3,266
818
4,727

4,358
1,880
2,056
495
2,903

164
58
55
20
117

40
26
21
5
28

652
333
287
94
407

257
196
113
35
202

1,015
713
669
153
971

5
3
5
0
7

79
59
56
14
85

2,288
942
1,018
249
1,618

2,301
1,015
1,073
298
1,318

Candler
Carroll
Catoosa
Charlton
Chatham

1,536
14,351
9,216
1,499
35,724

967
9,331
6,222
858
24,302

35
262
221
37
1,059

7
75
32
11
233

145
1,199
934
139
4,086

67
507
243
69
1,133

293
2,758
1,446
353
4,551

1
16
10
2
17

17
200
105
25
337

499
4,587
3,134
482
12,844

540
4,880
3,460
464
13,832

Chattahoochee
Chattooga
Cherokee
Clarke
Clay

414
4,528
18,610
11,191
589

216
2,964
13,154
7,638
370

10
73
448
271
13

0
22
86
65
4

52
369
1,668
1,092
70

28
139
649
311
22

95
890
2,409
1,681
103

1
6
11
4
0

7
60
179
124
5

123
1,411
6,713
3,798
201

112
1,653
6,490
4,386
210

Clayton
Clinch
Cobb
Coffee
Colquitt

20,851
999
64,809
4,994
6,147

12,074
508
46,586
2,806
3,835

416
14
1,672
90
137

146
6
331
24
30

1,993
111
6,026
510
694

1,235
43
2,211
204
202

4,561
285
7,295
1,248
1,173

15
1
27
5
5

409
26
656
101
72

5,984
278
24,048
1,408
1,947

6,647
291
24,396
1,638
2,269

Columbia
Cook
Coweta
Crawford
Crisp

12,340
2,365
13,451
1,632
3,281

8,215
1,453
9,082
883
2,064

347
46
329
25
57

71
17
69
6
11

1,261
277
1,245
154
349

511
71
505
59
124

1,759
470
2,045
467
626

12
1
11
3
5

161
26
163
29
41

4,387
767
4,673
491
993

4,176
840
4,555
455
1,226

Dade
Dawson
Decatur
DeKalb
Dodge

2,580
2,528
4,295
67,542
2,543

1,585
1,767
2,576
45,537
1,464

74
67
103
1,591
34

21
10
27
491
7

310
217
479
6,065
251

81
67
154
2,921
108

466
365
876
10,120
619

6
2
7
29
3

33
26
70
788
51

879
967
1,341
22,402
668

847
771
1,545
26,108
881

Dooly
Dougherty
Douglas
Early
Echols

1,821
13,545
12,092
1,942
390

1,108
8,568
7,819
1,201
216

28
323
242
52
9

11
94
54
10
2

199
1,401
1,133
234
44

79
521
568
69
11

368
2,450
2,092
353
97

1
11
6
1
0

24
172
177
17
6

559
4,214
3,967
631
126

634
5,095
4,033
720
120

Effingham
Elbert
Emanuel
Evans
Fannin

5,288
3,890
3,545
1,615
5,057

3,061
2,440
2,185
1,021
3,278

150
77
55
38
146

43
17
25
9
23

629
375
334
155
567

229
109
157
61
134

1,079
810
732
302
845

13
3
4
2
6

82
56
50
23
52

1,792
1,261
1,080
528
1,830

1,560
1,375
1,241
582
1,710

County
Total, Georgia c

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Fayette
Floyd
Forsyth
Franklin
Fulton

13,955
17,073
12,215
4,147
86,061

10,158
11,197
8,964
2,782
58,137

437
389
351
69
2,372

84
80
40
20
548

1,322
1,637
1,084
363
9,037

457
529
383
122
3,063

1,351
3,041
1,280
734
12,107

5
13
3
5
38

136
187
108
48
753

5,375
5,610
4,818
1,367
29,634

5,114
6,335
4,315
1,490
33,956

Gilmer
Glascock
Glynn
Gordon
Grady

4,661
463
13,165
7,197
3,663

3,206
296
8,876
4,751
2,236

99
6
357
123
62

19
0
82
30
26

375
48
1,402
561
374

103
23
351
223
146

803
83
1,940
1,409
755

4
0
9
5
4

46
7
147
90
53

1,738
141
4,687
2,363
1,130

1,476
169
4,869
2,509
1,298

Greene
Gwinnett
Habersham
Hall
Hancock

3,298
54,387
6,570
21,268
1,510

2,346
37,949
4,672
15,079
872

89
1,282
165
534
22

15
304
41
102
10

215
4,941
556
1,790
166

77
2,310
165
598
69

514
6,883
901
2,959
340

3
29
5
9
1

32
687
61
189
28

1,233
19,264
2,439
7,729
421

1,049
19,727
2,390
7,766
478

Haralson
Harris
Hart
Heard
Henry

4,848
3,914
4,635
1,571
17,867

3,162
2,660
3,258
954
11,698

71
93
104
21
357

29
17
11
14
95

389
373
354
134
1,532

161
127
120
77
830

968
591
728
350
3,033

4
4
2
0
17

60
44
54
19
301

1,528
1,426
1,582
456
5,927

1,704
1,309
1,731
505
5,925

Houston
Irwin
Jackson
Jasper
Jeff Davis

12,771
1,466
7,107
2,005
2,182

7,962
889
4,716
1,283
1,214

350
42
124
37
42

78
8
32
5
8

1,223
159
590
165
231

567
65
258
67
105

2,364
278
1,290
414
545

12
1
5
3
3

212
19
90
27
30

4,148
477
2,339
657
614

4,366
516
2,375
642
699

Jefferson
Jenkins
Johnson
Jones
Lamar

2,813
1,290
1,385
3,924
2,733

1,694
790
834
2,317
1,773

51
19
25
65
56

17
13
8
22
19

304
125
127
365
210

129
53
37
131
93

577
265
326
935
534

3
1
1
5
4

36
21
24
80
38

840
383
425
1,184
887

993
460
457
1,220
926

Lanier
Laurens
Lee
Liberty
Lincoln

1,041
7,362
2,549
3,831
1,505

587
4,558
1,627
2,186
986

22
130
48
82
27

9
43
8
21
14

103
658
234
381
137

45
246
121
242
46

254
1,605
462
830
271

0
8
3
6
2

20
112
44
81
17

315
2,243
807
1,144
526

313
2,587
838
1,091
491

Long
Lowndes
Lumpkin
McDuffie
McIntosh

838
11,415
3,349
3,133
1,971

464
7,308
2,312
1,915
1,255

22
290
75
59
48

8
89
22
16
20

98
1,233
282
327
170

38
494
97
136
79

187
1,852
526
625
373

1
10
1
2
1

15
135
32
49
23

252
3,846
1,211
962
681

265
4,108
1,099
1,077
585

Macon
Madison
Marion
Meriwether
Miller

1,567
4,209
934
3,617
990

905
2,661
519
2,339
641

22
75
21
60
24

10
18
4
19
2

154
367
105
343
122

77
159
45
122
23

365
864
221
687
160

0
3
1
2
1

30
57
13
44
11

419
1,310
300
1,126
335

524
1,418
254
1,295
381

Mitchell
Monroe
Montgomery
Morgan
Murray

3,229
3,661
1,178
2,835
4,742

1,966
2,353
708
1,982
2,776

72
69
19
64
71

20
19
7
16
22

371
285
109
228
365

117
138
42
89
194

623
736
267
424
1,229

5
5
1
1
3

51
53
20
27
80

1,006
1,196
393
1,032
1,383

1,162
1,182
371
975
1,441

25,407
10,772
3,417
1,931
10,143

16,182
7,055
2,388
1,238
6,327

667
202
108
37
198

150
48
20
13
53

3,129
932
311
168
1,004

985
421
111
61
472

3,984
1,939
438
383
1,900

26
9
3
2
11

280
160
35
25
172

7,935
3,504
1,259
632
3,167

10,168
3,686
1,237
635
3,265

Muscogee
Newton
Oconee
Oglethorpe
Paulding

Peach
Pickens
Pierce
Pike
Polk

3,271
5,247
2,645
2,336
6,703

1,961
3,886
1,514
1,585
4,152

64
140
56
48
154

14
13
15
12
29

321
468
270
198
645

139
113
88
88
229

708
586
647
374
1,387

5
4
3
1
9

55
30
48
28
95

1,028
2,107
837
817
2,106

1,090
1,764
803
747
2,359

Pulaski
Putnam
Quitman
Rabun
Randolph

1,553
3,835
491
3,296
1,218

952
2,724
322
2,362
704

33
100
7
85
26

7
18
1
14
10

185
319
44
314
185

58
97
13
81
57

295
541
97
409
216

1
2
0
2
2

19
31
3
24
15

476
1,501
171
1,220
366

579
1,224
158
1,204
460

Richmond
Rockdale
Schley
Screven
Seminole

27,343
9,811
518
2,340
1,849

16,608
6,645
327
1,441
1,123

662
224
12
55
41

252
45
1
21
8

2,949
908
54
265
221

1,337
362
24
94
62

5,115
1,488
87
422
358

24
6
0
2
5

391
128
10
35
29

8,358
3,417
155
783
592

9,793
3,393
187
825
647

Spalding
Stephens
Stewart
Sumter
Talbot

9,749
5,007
773
4,563
1,007

6,354
3,373
459
2,942
604

146
96
18
89
25

52
18
4
27
8

846
451
111
456
104

332
143
36
175
46

1,871
857
132
802
203

10
2
0
6
0

132
64
7
63
12

3,071
1,632
249
1,394
326

3,443
1,931
286
1,757
311

Taliaferro
Tattnall
Taylor
Telfair
Terrell

324
2,879
1,375
1,978
1,612

209
1,690
818
1,155
974

5
61
28
31
32

0
18
6
10
5

28
311
149
210
185

13
88
54
54
62

62
668
290
478
323

0
3
2
1
3

3
37
21
35
24

104
873
428
552
492

121
1,012
431
718
571

Thomas
Tift
Toombs
Towns
Treutlen

7,578
5,586
4,228
3,039
1,027

4,789
3,583
2,572
2,294
609

147
129
67
95
18

54
17
28
6
5

756
564
450
273
111

335
201
151
56
33

1,389
1,000
896
292
229

6
7
6
2
3

97
80
57
18
14

2,391
1,776
1,254
1,259
313

2,787
2,062
1,533
1,097
356

Troup
Turner
Twiggs
Union
Upson

9,762
1,348
1,742
5,234
5,190

6,475
831
935
3,902
3,392

159
30
42
144
71

48
8
12
22
17

827
132
172
424
416

367
50
67
78
199

1,723
266
472
629
1,024

9
1
4
3
5

151
24
35
28
61

3,047
433
515
2,149
1,587

3,702
476
497
1,798
1,912

Walker
Walton
Ware
Warren
Washington

11,458
9,694
5,833
1,052
3,201

7,331
6,684
3,471
633
1,912

246
191
120
21
67

52
38
33
9
13

1,219
811
580
116
385

364
331
187
36
136

2,077
1,522
1,336
220
630

18
8
7
0
5

148
107
94
12
52

3,686
3,267
1,700
337
995

4,216
3,518
2,123
354
1,151

Wayne
Webster
Wheeler
White
Whitfield

4,465
320
821
4,436
12,741

2,715
214
487
3,201
8,741

121
9
13
107
227

26
2
5
18
67

446
25
71
343
1,058

131
9
31
115
390

952
56
195
607
2,103

6
0
1
1
10

66
2
15
39
142

1,503
113
236
1,697
4,309

1,406
108
271
1,491
4,757

Wilcox
Wilkes
Wilkinson
Worth

1,066
2,115
1,930
3,069

602
1,355
1,054
1,916

22
46
39
76

4
16
6
17

114
222
221
327

40
63
75
113

261
386
492
572

2
1
4
3

17
23
33
41

295
690
552
997

379
762
620
1,037

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/