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/

Tennessee
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

1,089,649

641,443

49,681

Anderson
Bedford
Benton
Bledsoe
Blount

16,790
7,455
4,550
2,490
23,720

9,495
4,620
2,700
1,430
14,355

Bradley
Campbell
Cannon
Carroll
Carter

18,155
10,425
2,785
7,260
13,435

Cheatham
Chester
Claiborne
Clay
Cocke

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

10,031

110,307

48,383

181,735

4,471

43,598

293,242

416,392

975
260
200
110
1,465

140
70
40
25
170

1,890
645
460
240
2,660

655
305
170
110
800

2,835
1,235
775
465
3,405

80
40
30
20
75

720
280
175
90
790

4,565
2,060
1,280
695
6,800

6,595
2,775
1,665
835
9,285

10,865
4,800
1,730
4,465
7,145

800
515
100
245
660

145
95
25
70
90

1,705
1,285
260
670
1,525

650
380
100
300
415

3,140
2,580
435
1,260
2,870

75
100
15
25
60

775
670
120
225
670

4,880
2,460
765
1,920
3,475

6,700
3,335
1,070
2,810
4,740

5,765
3,210
8,005
1,990
8,165

3,325
1,960
3,485
1,090
4,230

200
125
430
75
390

45
30
80
10
80

545
320
965
185
915

320
130
345
100
375

1,015
515
2,095
425
1,785

25
15
85
10
45

290
115
520
95
345

1,565
895
1,875
530
2,100

1,965
1,260
2,370
645
2,685

10,915
3,240
16,250
82,850
3,215

6,585
1,965
11,165
52,005
2,005

555
130
870
3,395
110

80
25
120
750
20

1,130
330
1,235
8,070
285

465
125
420
4,040
130

1,670
520
1,945
12,040
535

50
15
55
160
15

380
130
440
2,390
115

3,105
845
5,490
22,335
890

4,260
1,320
6,060
35,660
1,240

DeKalb
Dickson
Dyer
Fayette
Fentress

3,830
8,290
8,065
5,920
4,485

2,285
4,970
4,450
3,460
2,270

125
370
325
240
155

35
65
70
60
30

345
845
805
605
395

150
415
385
325
180

740
1,290
1,630
975
1,170

10
30
30
15
35

140
305
370
240
250

1,015
2,285
1,990
1,650
1,085

1,420
3,115
2,970
2,175
1,360

Franklin
Gibson
Giles
Grainger
Greene

8,900
11,580
6,420
4,925
16,110

5,575
7,145
3,855
2,430
9,120

455
385
295
250
665

75
115
65
35
230

900
1,085
665
545
1,555

285
525
235
195
775

1,305
1,860
1,040
1,160
2,980

35
30
25
45
85

270
435
240
265
700

2,720
3,065
1,785
1,240
4,245

3,410
4,725
2,405
1,560
5,780

Grundy
Hamblen
Hamilton
Hancock
Hardeman

3,510
11,980
59,400
1,355
5,615

1,725
6,780
37,585
600
2,940

175
585
2,720
100
215

45
85
570
15
70

415
1,300
5,885
205
575

165
455
2,370
60
325

730
2,210
8,345
285
1,125

40
60
180
20
20

215
505
1,745
70
345

870
3,160
16,525
335
1,395

1,150
4,435
24,910
465
1,890

Hardin
Hawkins
Haywood
Henderson
Henry

6,610
13,150
3,710
5,395
8,290

3,760
6,390
2,075
3,060
5,175

270
850
120
160
345

50
105
45
50
65

645
1,610
425
480
765

280
455
205
265
295

1,260
2,885
660
1,095
1,325

40
135
10
25
40

305
720
170
260
280

1,755
3,320
910
1,350
2,390

2,335
4,335
1,430
1,920
3,130

Hickman
Houston
Humphreys
Jackson
Jefferson

4,575
1,805
4,140
2,730
11,570

2,580
1,030
2,490
1,475
6,795

190
100
255
110
550

40
15
50
25
95

505
210
445
260
1,105

200
85
160
95
445

830
290
570
620
2,095

30
10
20
10
45

200
65
150
135
440

1,230
490
1,185
700
3,235

1,630
675
1,570
915
4,060

Johnson
Knox
Lake
Lauderdale
Lawrence

4,505
68,920
1,430
4,990
9,415

2,390
42,470
765
2,670
5,250

190
3,335
55
180
540

35
490
15
60
80

445
7,055
200
530
1,100

150
2,510
55
245
405

1,030
10,580
290
1,030
1,600

25
210
5
20
40

240
2,270
45
255
400

1,205
19,045
355
1,200
2,450

1,450
28,615
535
1,790
3,590

Lewis
Lincoln
Loudon
McMinn
McNairy

2,470
6,945
11,230
11,390
6,450

1,370
4,425
7,635
6,585
3,640

90
315
605
500
245

15
65
90
90
60

275
715
915
1,110
600

130
270
335
430
275

475
920
1,350
2,100
1,265

10
40
35
60
35

105
195
265
515
330

620
2,000
3,630
2,990
1,675

875
2,855
4,315
4,175
2,245

County
Total, Tennessee c

Coffee
Crockett
Cumberland
Davidson
Decatur

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Macon
Madison
Marion
Marshall
Maury

4,395
16,585
6,005
5,275
13,035

2,410
9,790
3,055
3,095
7,705

165
585
330
210
650

30
160
70
40
100

450
1,555
785
530
1,490

200
820
255
260
635

915
2,890
1,205
895
1,910

30
50
55
25
55

195
735
250
220
490

1,080
4,240
1,530
1,385
3,475

1,550
6,420
2,100
2,000
5,180

Meigs
Monroe
Montgomery
Moore
Morgan

2,465
9,545
17,800
1,145
4,490

1,240
5,290
10,070
780
2,135

100
430
955
45
230

25
80
175
5
45

270
990
1,925
90
525

100
370
980
40
160

585
1,815
2,790
140
1,080

20
80
80
5
40

125
490
825
40
275

605
2,500
4,810
355
1,140

755
3,190
6,495
455
1,405

7,165
5,055
1,925
1,395
3,855

4,295
2,880
1,120
815
2,045

295
145
70
45
175

55
45
15
5
30

710
500
190
130
435

270
205
90
50
120

1,195
1,000
350
290
840

35
30
10
5
25

310
250
80
55
185

1,920
1,340
545
390
1,000

2,720
1,785
665
470
1,255

Putnam
Rhea
Roane
Robertson
Rutherford

13,600
6,320
13,040
10,015
25,190

8,100
3,760
7,615
5,975
14,775

550
280
660
475
1,070

130
60
130
100
230

1,310
610
1,385
990
2,320

570
195
430
490
1,415

2,300
1,100
2,265
1,550
4,155

60
40
50
35
90

580
275
505
400
1,135

3,675
1,710
3,690
2,825
6,625

5,140
2,325
4,875
3,745
9,170

Scott
Sequatchie
Sevier
Shelby
Smith

4,845
2,635
16,385
127,370
3,590

1,880
1,440
10,105
72,590
2,050

220
125
720
5,080
170

65
30
135
1,665
25

595
245
1,490
12,950
395

225
105
585
8,735
185

1,395
560
2,630
20,180
600

50
25
80
285
10

415
105
640
5,885
155

1,000
680
4,665
31,320
960

1,395
855
5,935
50,285
1,350

Stewart
Sullivan
Sumner
Tipton
Trousdale

2,975
38,215
23,550
8,910
1,590

1,690
21,985
14,820
4,875
885

170
2,340
1,040
390
60

40
260
175
120
15

305
4,250
2,180
930
145

135
1,065
1,030
560
85

490
6,620
3,380
1,510
300

25
235
75
40
5

120
1,460
850
485
95

825
10,425
6,605
2,295
420

1,035
14,745
9,130
3,080
535

Unicoi
Union
Van Buren
Warren
Washington

4,495
3,885
1,160
8,325
23,200

2,430
1,875
690
4,965
13,610

215
170
35
370
1,185

35
40
15
60
180

485
375
95
810
2,485

165
170
40
335
795

940
980
235
1,460
4,010

25
40
10
30
80

200
235
40
295
855

1,155
930
325
2,265
6,315

1,635
1,150
390
3,140
8,985

Wayne
Weakley
White
Williamson
Wilson

3,630
6,970
5,840
17,585
15,415

2,055
4,420
3,550
12,095
9,840

155
235
210
990
660

40
55
55
160
115

365
640
510
1,630
1,395

140
255
230
695
725

695
1,095
1,025
1,535
2,165

15
25
25
35
35

165
245
235
445
480

980
1,900
1,625
5,620
4,460

1,275
2,830
2,140
7,445
5,865

Obion
Overton
Perry
Pickett
Polk

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/

Tennessee
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

960,947

626,557

25,120

Anderson
Bedford
Benton
Bledsoe
Blount

15,470
6,497
3,911
1,960
21,751

9,873
4,398
2,526
1,225
14,365

Bradley
Campbell
Cannon
Carroll
Carter

16,147
8,266
2,298
6,130
11,015

Cheatham
Chester
Claiborne
Clay
Cocke

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

4,998

97,344

30,057

164,000

1,053

11,818

325,749

345,813

524
125
94
43
761

72
31
21
9
93

1,768
555
397
175
2,557

413
194
100
56
556

2,584
1,111
720
418
3,170

21
10
4
4
18

208
70
48
25
225

5,379
2,192
1,382
652
7,750

5,722
2,280
1,284
610
7,814

10,647
4,358
1,551
4,027
6,518

399
232
42
114
284

76
44
9
31
43

1,528
1,007
208
560
1,219

420
218
58
193
252

2,833
2,202
397
1,136
2,507

20
25
1
6
13

219
174
31
63
177

5,452
2,493
786
1,983
3,510

5,596
2,489
803
2,205
3,639

5,153
2,667
6,201
1,457
6,419

3,239
1,768
3,046
859
3,720

102
53
173
26
163

25
20
31
5
33

487
256
723
124
680

222
79
213
52
205

987
457
1,871
359
1,514

5
2
18
3
10

83
28
123
22
91

1,731
895
1,799
449
2,036

1,634
967
1,668
426
1,968

9,681
2,612
14,828
79,010
2,612

6,444
1,728
11,081
54,681
1,749

291
59
443
1,933
48

47
10
60
386
9

1,012
259
1,068
7,917
218

285
78
250
2,459
78

1,488
442
1,786
10,915
476

11
2
12
38
4

99
31
122
676
25

3,469
848
6,243
26,843
875

3,507
1,004
4,805
32,813
926

DeKalb
Dickson
Dyer
Fayette
Fentress

3,136
7,273
6,897
5,005
3,299

2,018
4,749
4,226
3,252
1,854

54
185
157
114
64

16
34
39
30
16

264
744
676
478
255

93
271
239
179
92

647
1,192
1,456
879
951

2
6
5
2
6

37
88
96
64
56

1,019
2,487
2,164
1,766
979

1,068
2,515
2,420
1,698
929

Franklin
Gibson
Giles
Grainger
Greene

7,805
9,939
5,448
3,898
13,238

5,348
6,664
3,527
2,117
8,291

227
186
133
106
288

30
58
33
14
122

787
902
551
408
1,241

176
329
153
114
474

1,153
1,659
976
1,052
2,616

8
6
8
11
17

70
129
65
72
182

2,970
3,214
1,837
1,192
4,283

2,733
3,856
1,882
1,117
4,493

Grundy
Hamblen
Hamilton
Hancock
Hardeman

2,671
10,450
56,220
900
4,468

1,476
6,548
39,056
460
2,642

76
282
1,511
32
97

21
47
301
4
31

311
1,093
5,721
114
443

94
305
1,528
31
188

636
2,025
7,573
236
974

6
14
45
5
3

47
134
481
14
84

841
3,458
19,732
277
1,382

793
3,602
22,354
264
1,441

Hardin
Hawkins
Haywood
Henderson
Henry

5,346
11,336
2,862
4,468
7,255

3,344
6,129
1,795
2,768
4,873

120
392
47
74
167

23
51
19
23
33

511
1,361
302
383
671

164
285
112
174
192

1,098
2,866
539
963
1,228

8
37
1
4
9

74
210
43
77
75

1,763
3,514
887
1,383
2,566

1,732
3,377
1,053
1,492
2,527

Hickman
Houston
Humphreys
Jackson
Jefferson

3,775
1,512
3,698
2,121
10,085

2,345
944
2,437
1,239
6,478

84
47
131
44
265

19
6
27
10
50

403
168
397
190
956

128
54
103
54
270

737
263
550
546
1,928

5
3
4
1
11

50
20
42
32
122

1,259
508
1,326
646
3,504

1,254
519
1,266
650
3,231

Johnson
Knox
Lake
Lauderdale
Lawrence

3,418
63,989
1,107
3,985
7,845

1,987
43,506
651
2,376
4,819

74
1,822
22
75
258

13
256
6
28
42

315
6,748
141
399
923

85
1,630
36
141
251

874
9,370
233
887
1,427

7
48
1
4
8

60
610
11
70
112

1,104
22,501
335
1,209
2,564

998
25,034
397
1,341
2,746

Lewis
Lincoln
Loudon
McMinn
McNairy

1,990
5,720
10,745
9,662
5,136

1,204
3,923
7,947
6,187
3,172

38
145
336
238
104

8
27
51
40
27

224
562
859
912
453

76
170
225
257
168

407
825
1,240
1,868
1,114

1
9
7
13
7

30
51
74
138
88

624
2,021
4,367
3,212
1,635

653
2,128
3,640
3,299
1,640

County
Total, Tennessee c

Coffee
Crockett
Cumberland
Davidson
Decatur

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Macon
Madison
Marion
Marshall
Maury

3,396
14,637
5,138
4,643
11,686

2,022
9,599
2,939
3,008
7,624

63
309
161
100
334

13
77
32
21
51

325
1,387
656
460
1,331

120
500
152
168
406

795
2,553
1,112
818
1,776

6
10
14
4
16

47
199
71
59
144

1,009
4,755
1,661
1,517
3,937

1,111
5,425
1,653
1,655
4,315

Meigs
Monroe
Montgomery
Moore
Morgan

2,049
7,793
14,822
1,021
3,650

1,159
4,829
9,263
749
1,955

45
193
453
23
104

9
30
87
3
26

215
789
1,659
75
417

55
224
602
21
94

523
1,588
2,517
135
966

4
16
21
1
10

33
122
217
8
73

643
2,574
5,040
390
1,159

577
2,424
5,010
364
1,052

6,236
3,919
1,579
1,077
3,259

4,089
2,448
997
687
1,880

151
63
26
20
84

29
22
9
2
13

619
360
143
87
377

160
122
57
22
74

1,096
842
320
242
775

8
5
3
0
6

82
53
20
12
46

2,095
1,289
530
360
1,034

2,212
1,293
501
330
986

Putnam
Rhea
Roane
Robertson
Rutherford

11,572
5,390
11,782
8,880
22,988

7,644
3,518
7,650
5,802
14,884

263
134
332
236
553

65
30
64
48
122

1,090
513
1,230
886
2,122

349
125
275
317
951

2,000
986
2,068
1,461
3,998

13
8
11
8
20

146
72
147
116
332

3,934
1,819
4,236
3,141
7,681

4,136
1,834
4,037
3,048
7,783

Scott
Sequatchie
Sevier
Shelby
Smith

3,625
2,161
14,255
112,427
2,933

1,634
1,311
9,574
72,570
1,840

86
58
357
2,752
73

23
14
67
784
7

434
191
1,293
11,894
325

118
61
382
5,065
116

1,203
492
2,397
17,789
528

11
5
19
65
1

108
25
161
1,507
41

957
695
5,041
35,932
980

985
647
4,747
43,752
1,012

Stewart
Sullivan
Sumner
Tipton
Trousdale

2,389
34,848
21,913
7,440
1,250

1,488
22,119
15,095
4,575
757

70
1,228
548
187
25

17
137
92
50
6

241
3,881
2,033
756
117

82
698
679
347
56

450
6,308
3,200
1,380
265

4
61
17
9
1

33
412
244
132
20

821
11,860
7,778
2,447
404

730
12,352
7,830
2,415
396

Unicoi
Union
Van Buren
Warren
Washington

3,635
3,037
940
6,878
20,429

2,170
1,665
587
4,494
13,163

94
73
13
168
581

17
21
10
24
86

378
276
76
633
2,195

96
102
25
206
496

807
823
214
1,264
3,642

6
9
2
6
21

62
62
13
78
242

1,163
903
311
2,317
6,909

1,218
855
279
2,414
7,366

Wayne
Weakley
White
Williamson
Wilson

2,922
6,009
4,782
18,138
14,630

1,784
4,108
3,134
13,418
10,118

68
116
94
580
348

21
27
29
94
63

286
540
407
1,698
1,316

89
165
139
563
507

624
981
909
1,621
2,120

2
4
4
6
5

46
65
64
155
153

954
2,022
1,589
7,255
5,258

940
2,273
1,627
6,821
5,059

Obion
Overton
Perry
Pickett
Polk

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/