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/

Mississippi
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

549,376

292,620

21,461

Adams
Alcorn
Amite
Attala
Benton

8,000
9,170
3,250
4,415
1,840

4,255
4,625
1,670
2,350
985

Bolivar
Calhoun
Carroll
Chickasaw
Choctaw

7,050
3,825
2,270
4,160
2,050

Claiborne
Clarke
Clay
Coahoma
Copiah

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

6,988

55,890

31,085

106,614

2,918

31,800

133,810

194,943

370
290
175
190
60

165
75
45
45
20

960
740
420
485
160

390
335
170
240
85

1,350
2,430
585
820
400

60
50
25
40
10

450
625
160
245
120

2,005
2,050
855
1,095
460

2,985
2,985
1,140
1,650
630

3,380
2,015
1,205
2,165
1,055

200
125
75
120
90

145
25
30
45
20

765
375
260
380
225

570
160
125
185
95

1,485
865
435
970
430

40
15
10
15
10

465
245
130
280
125

1,470
895
580
925
500

2,330
1,390
785
1,460
710

1,940
4,145
4,340
5,555
6,100

930
2,240
2,260
2,675
3,095

50
165
175
220
205

65
75
45
145
70

205
425
480
625
670

165
195
220
505
310

365
765
865
1,025
1,330

5
25
25
35
25

155
255
270
325
395

415
1,050
1,035
1,210
1,400

630
1,435
1,575
1,930
2,090

Covington
DeSoto
Forrest
Franklin
George

4,075
18,880
12,810
1,780
4,180

2,060
11,220
6,785
895
2,005

175
785
520
90
235

55
170
175
20
50

410
1,815
1,345
240
520

255
1,115
720
100
240

830
2,845
2,520
335
810

30
55
60
15
65

260
875
685
85
255

975
5,105
2,995
445
1,040

1,375
7,000
4,685
645
1,315

Greene
Grenada
Hancock
Harrison
Hinds

1,645
5,230
7,760
31,255
40,455

775
2,670
4,515
17,540
22,280

85
150
415
1,495
1,315

30
40
70
445
570

190
550
805
3,160
3,645

85
275
310
1,520
2,790

345
1,140
1,305
5,545
7,590

15
35
35
130
90

120
370
305
1,420
2,175

385
1,185
2,355
8,610
9,400

540
1,820
2,590
10,840
15,235

Holmes
Humphreys
Issaquena
Itawamba
Jackson

4,235
2,015
215
5,500
24,245

1,905
935
105
3,050
13,345

150
70
5
155
1,380

80
30
10
45
340

465
270
20
430
2,615

370
180
20
210
1,130

880
390
40
1,215
4,120

25
15
0
30
155

360
125
15
365
1,160

905
425
50
1,345
6,580

1,370
720
60
1,885
8,340

Jasper
Jefferson
Jefferson Davis
Jones
Kemper

3,695
1,790
2,820
14,745
1,705

1,740
665
1,350
7,655
910

145
70
110
695
65

50
70
40
255
30

405
200
290
1,540
190

220
180
195
950
110

820
395
610
2,715
300

20
15
25
105
10

295
195
200
830
90

800
330
615
3,575
445

1,220
475
940
5,325
615

Lafayette
Lamar
Lauderdale
Lawrence
Leake

5,655
7,175
15,020
3,395
4,760

3,285
3,995
8,625
1,665
2,415

210
370
590
175
165

110
65
180
50
65

475
760
1,565
350
550

425
385
780
185
275

910
1,190
2,575
730
930

5
50
70
30
30

235
360
635
210
330

1,465
1,880
3,785
805
1,120

2,105
2,615
5,890
1,130
1,680

Lee
Leflore
Lincoln
Lowndes
Madison

15,480
6,555
7,455
10,650
12,030

8,600
3,395
3,880
5,960
6,940

420
210
345
400
455

120
90
75
115
145

1,245
680
820
990
1,210

640
455
390
570
740

3,335
1,310
1,485
1,990
1,870

80
20
45
35
30

1,040
395
415
590
640

3,630
1,460
1,765
2,555
3,090

5,575
2,385
2,760
3,985
4,760

6,015
6,530
8,435
2,775
6,175

2,955
3,420
4,650
1,525
3,340

270
245
230
110
210

75
80
70
30
55

700
700
760
320
580

320
370
370
130
375

1,215
1,355
1,790
500
1,195

65
25
50
10
45

415
335
515
150
375

1,420
1,630
1,970
690
1,505

2,100
2,210
3,095
1,060
2,205

4,930
2,695
5,750
7,075
11,550

2,770
1,230
3,210
3,460
6,040

170
125
225
250
685

50
40
60
70
160

465
290
545
760
1,205

235
180
370
425
510

915
600
985
1,555
2,235

40
15
25
45
75

285
215
330
510
640

1,255
610
1,470
1,615
3,075

1,830
880
2,090
2,345
3,755

County
Total, Mississippi c

Marion
Marshall
Monroe
Montgomery
Neshoba
Newton
Noxubee
Oktibbeha
Panola
Pearl River

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Perry
Pike
Pontotoc
Prentiss
Quitman

2,985
8,575
5,810
5,905
1,930

1,410
4,340
3,085
3,205
880

160
320
185
145
60

60
110
40
30
25

325
965
510
465
235

185
490
245
230
150

625
1,705
1,345
1,385
445

30
65
25
30
15

190
580
375
415
120

700
2,030
1,355
1,350
425

935
2,995
2,060
2,085
635

Rankin
Scott
Sharkey
Simpson
Smith

20,410
5,500
1,265
5,450
3,790

11,845
2,880
620
2,830
1,950

680
180
40
180
160

230
55
15
70
45

1,830
565
150
510
385

1,190
355
80
420
190

3,535
1,075
255
1,100
800

70
40
10
30
25

1,030
350
95
310
235

5,205
1,325
290
1,265
930

7,595
1,925
445
1,850
1,305

Stone
Sunflower
Tallahatchie
Tate
Tippah

3,095
5,080
3,000
4,840
5,520

1,560
2,400
1,345
2,610
2,640

145
150
95
190
155

60
85
45
65
40

315
570
335
515
510

150
380
215
265
195

630
1,115
690
925
1,485

30
25
20
20
30

205
355
255
250
465

770
1,030
635
1,220
1,195

965
1,715
955
1,685
1,775

Tishomingo
Tunica
Union
Walthall
Warren

5,300
1,735
6,010
3,475
8,620

2,825
750
3,225
1,795
4,680

160
50
180
175
300

35
20
35
35
90

490
215
525
385
945

200
210
220
180
540

1,245
385
1,350
660
1,610

30
10
40
30
30

315
95
435
215
425

1,235
375
1,440
850
2,050

1,860
520
2,100
1,225
3,220

Washington
Wayne
Webster
Wilkinson
Winston

11,100
4,100
3,130
2,155
4,540

5,505
1,935
1,575
1,030
2,500

360
170
130
100
195

195
60
25
65
55

1,230
475
330
290
525

855
235
130
170
220

2,230
905
695
370
770

60
35
20
20
30

665
285
225
110
245

2,420
955
730
510
1,130

3,870
1,320
1,100
735
1,780

Yalobusha
Yazoo

3,550
5,255

1,845
2,685

110
205

25
75

375
670

155
375

785
955

25
15

230
275

835
1,250

1,215
1,900

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/

Mississippi
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

450,024

270,146

10,166

Adams
Alcorn
Amite
Attala
Benton

6,736
7,423
2,565
3,419
1,375

4,058
4,200
1,462
2,056
824

Bolivar
Calhoun
Carroll
Chickasaw
Choctaw

5,253
2,899
1,731
3,240
1,545

Claiborne
Clarke
Clay
Coahoma
Copiah

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

3,176

45,469

18,126

94,057

645

8,239

140,302

153,041

198
126
76
82
19

76
35
20
20
7

833
559
321
363
101

237
205
96
124
54

1,197
2,123
538
706
332

17
10
5
8
1

116
161
43
56
31

2,210
2,111
820
1,068
424

2,409
2,308
816
1,236
437

2,982
1,688
1,021
1,894
883

86
51
30
51
33

57
12
15
16
9

534
269
178
268
161

287
90
71
112
52

1,186
721
382
824
367

6
4
2
3
3

110
60
28
67
30

1,445
849
546
892
469

1,778
991
553
1,109
498

1,480
3,323
3,577
4,073
4,801

823
2,000
2,096
2,352
2,731

21
72
80
92
91

27
30
18
51
29

152
321
379
460
507

92
115
132
250
180

321
713
787
791
1,152

0
7
5
6
4

41
65
76
69
101

396
1,044
1,086
1,205
1,399

482
1,081
1,233
1,432
1,574

Covington
DeSoto
Forrest
Franklin
George

3,148
17,601
10,837
1,461
3,439

1,807
11,548
6,542
825
1,873

77
407
264
45
111

24
89
86
9
27

323
1,705
1,163
196
425

142
754
396
61
151

708
2,822
2,194
297
771

7
16
12
2
14

57
253
177
22
62

964
6,071
3,303
464
1,101

1,008
6,088
3,894
487
964

Greene
Grenada
Hancock
Harrison
Hinds

1,260
4,244
6,938
25,844
34,528

663
2,445
4,424
15,941
21,622

35
68
209
704
697

15
19
36
212
256

142
438
727
2,721
3,186

51
156
204
939
1,565

314
1,012
1,242
4,920
6,595

4
8
8
29
20

31
93
83
371
584

379
1,238
2,610
8,841
10,411

373
1,435
2,098
8,327
13,014

Holmes
Humphreys
Issaquena
Itawamba
Jackson

2,854
1,429
140
4,450
21,863

1,524
778
78
2,710
13,456

60
29
2
68
712

29
14
1
19
182

309
178
13
343
2,466

172
95
8
135
755

686
304
30
1,068
3,927

5
1
0
4
33

66
29
4
97
326

800
397
45
1,367
7,585

922
501
37
1,441
6,926

Jasper
Jefferson
Jefferson Davis
Jones
Kemper

2,825
1,195
2,137
12,198
1,217

1,504
527
1,153
7,137
732

56
24
47
331
24

25
27
15
132
9

299
135
219
1,331
129

120
92
104
568
53

732
341
540
2,449
246

3
2
5
24
3

80
45
50
220
19

777
293
587
3,811
397

881
309
681
4,222
410

Lafayette
Lamar
Lauderdale
Lawrence
Leake

4,826
6,238
12,499
2,783
3,569

3,147
3,878
7,910
1,529
2,037

113
183
284
80
72

55
32
74
20
24

409
659
1,339
280
409

253
259
444
120
143

774
1,120
2,258
684
790

1
10
15
7
6

65
97
171
61
84

1,611
2,071
3,985
850
1,058

1,726
2,112
4,704
848
1,210

Lee
Leflore
Lincoln
Lowndes
Madison

13,151
5,019
6,241
8,828
10,851

8,203
2,999
3,595
5,505
7,108

208
103
171
187
238

54
38
32
51
68

1,062
517
689
797
1,093

389
238
236
333
468

2,940
1,026
1,381
1,776
1,697

18
4
9
6
5

272
88
123
170
168

3,973
1,470
1,880
2,714
3,609

4,638
1,833
2,158
3,126
4,196

Marion
Marshall
Monroe
Montgomery
Neshoba

4,796
5,208
6,893
2,126
4,814

2,659
3,042
4,168
1,298
2,911

124
106
103
46
91

36
34
32
10
23

546
534
580
226
439

184
209
228
77
205

1,117
1,185
1,623
425
1,043

13
7
10
3
7

116
87
146
37
91

1,446
1,634
2,045
662
1,456

1,576
1,646
2,356
769
1,658

Newton
Noxubee
Oktibbeha
Panola
Pearl River

3,878
1,846
4,705
5,410
9,766

2,408
993
3,026
3,051
5,714

76
51
113
109
330

21
17
27
28
76

359
175
427
543
1,043

140
81
215
226
312

797
478
811
1,319
2,101

7
3
4
9
18

67
44
76
123
169

1,219
554
1,614
1,596
3,301

1,369
571
1,614
1,738
2,928

County
Total, Mississippi c

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Perry
Pike
Pontotoc
Prentiss
Quitman

2,308
6,713
4,623
4,577
1,365

1,215
3,841
2,696
2,718
738

67
143
78
58
26

20
43
20
16
9

246
782
387
342
152

109
275
147
140
71

581
1,467
1,185
1,192
341

8
14
6
5
2

58
145
98
102
24

685
2,023
1,324
1,280
396

661
2,307
1,558
1,559
449

Rankin
Scott
Sharkey
Simpson
Smith

18,706
4,194
904
4,376
3,004

12,061
2,471
526
2,518
1,719

357
82
15
82
68

122
21
6
38
18

1,689
416
104
401
295

780
200
38
248
106

3,363
906
192
998
725

18
8
1
6
4

312
91
17
81
63

6,055
1,285
272
1,277
928

6,642
1,410
321
1,413
964

Stone
Sunflower
Tallahatchie
Tate
Tippah

2,487
3,781
2,039
4,026
4,208

1,400
2,093
1,100
2,417
2,277

66
65
40
91
68

25
34
14
33
17

249
411
211
402
355

94
191
104
165
125

583
897
515
841
1,254

7
4
3
4
4

59
79
45
67
106

797
1,010
580
1,281
1,126

706
1,300
655
1,293
1,326

Tishomingo
Tunica
Union
Walthall
Warren

4,236
1,224
4,836
2,681
6,996

2,490
626
2,874
1,538
4,152

72
23
78
73
135

14
9
20
13
40

385
143
402
291
799

123
105
135
100
297

1,068
291
1,208
602
1,441

6
1
8
6
6

77
20
108
57
119

1,251
346
1,422
820
2,080

1,402
361
1,627
865
2,512

Washington
Wayne
Webster
Wilkinson
Winston

8,617
3,165
2,408
1,551
3,634

4,946
1,694
1,362
842
2,226

168
73
52
45
89

84
23
11
27
24

963
354
244
208
424

445
137
72
84
126

1,842
797
600
311
680

10
7
5
4
6

156
75
59
25
58

2,510
957
707
472
1,133

2,978
955
799
507
1,354

Yalobusha
Yazoo

2,763
4,103

1,612
2,411

45
98

10
27

272
523

87
201

674
771

4
4

56
64

810
1,276

909
1,438

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/