Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older,
by state, December 2006
Total population

Population aged 65 or older

Number
(thousands)

a

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number
(thousands)

a

Percentage receiving
benefits

299,398

16.2

37,260

91.4

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,599
670
6,166
2,811
36,458

20.2
10.1
15.8
20.8
12.5

616
46
790
390
3,932

94.4
94.9
87.5
95.2
84.3

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,753
3,505
853
582
18,090

12.9
16.7
18.2
12.9
19.4

477
470
115
71
3,038

93.2
93.3
95.6
75.7
84.8

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

9,364
1,285
1,466
12,832
6,314

14.0
16.0
16.4
14.9
17.2

913
179
169
1,534
784

94.8
88.7
99.6
90.2
96.7

2,982
2,764
4,206
4,288
1,322

18.7
16.6
19.5
16.0
20.8

436
358
537
523
193

96.3
93.7
94.7
87.4
96.0

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,616
6,437
10,096
5,167
2,911

13.9
16.8
17.5
15.6
19.0

651
856
1,261
627
362

87.7
90.5
96.5
95.0
92.8

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,843
945
1,768
2,496
1,315

18.6
18.5
16.7
14.7
17.3

779
131
235
277
163

94.9
95.9
94.4
91.7
96.2

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,725
1,955
19,306
8,857
636

15.8
16.6
16.0
17.9
18.1

1,128
243
2,523
1,077
93

91.3
91.9
87.1
97.5
94.5

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,478
3,579
3,701
12,441
1,068

17.2
18.2
17.3
19.6
17.9

1,532
474
478
1,885
148

93.0
94.4
97.0
93.5
92.3

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,321
782
6,039
23,508
2,550

18.8
18.4
18.7
13.2
11.4

553
111
769
2,334
226

97.0
97.6
97.0
91.7
93.0

624
7,643
6,396
1,818
5,557
515

18.4
15.3
15.3
23.1
17.5
16.2

83
888
738
279
724
63

97.7
92.4
94.9
94.2
97.7
96.1

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, 2006 estimates of resident
population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2006, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.
CONTACT: Jennie Park (410) 965-9358 or oasdi.sc@ssa.gov.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006 ♦ 1

Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and
sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2006
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area
All areas

a

Spouses

49,122,624 30,976,145

2,478,599

Total

workers

b

Children

Disabled
workers

489,940

4,666,962

1,898,862

6,806,918

153,470

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

1,651,728 14,650,230 19,817,987

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

920,843
66,906
940,213
576,997
4,504,672

502,502
40,237
617,724
327,697
2,912,853

40,989
2,675
45,652
24,503
261,217

9,610
1,279
8,084
5,413
55,119

95,762
5,103
76,392
55,616
394,166

43,045
4,684
33,950
24,335
169,905

178,375
10,211
125,727
109,118
570,084

4,310
229
2,393
2,564
11,751

46,250
2,488
30,291
27,751
129,577

234,255
20,415
297,042
154,730
1,431,541

335,896
21,370
366,729
211,186
1,829,354

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

600,316
587,292
153,544
71,231
3,444,546

392,178
408,611
100,779
45,919
2,349,812

33,512
22,305
6,163
1,998
162,857

4,855
5,519
1,199
813
32,039

54,252
46,686
12,666
6,211
286,449

21,800
19,501
5,593
4,374
106,833

75,836
67,281
21,685
10,233
407,268

1,241
908
302
47
8,006

16,642
16,481
5,157
1,636
91,282

190,459
183,317
46,103
20,497
1,115,243

243,043
258,991
61,176
30,412
1,424,086

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,269,987
204,207
233,766
1,906,454
1,080,547

764,680
146,599
150,186
1,238,100
683,997

49,384
8,560
12,866
90,254
50,160

13,253
3,131
2,153
20,461
9,046

119,007
15,640
20,360
187,450
104,580

65,004
6,343
8,288
77,156
43,353

205,249
19,203
31,318
231,633
148,690

3,960
400
773
4,395
2,985

49,450
4,331
7,822
57,005
37,736

339,909
67,216
73,814
574,968
311,239

485,087
87,569
89,462
805,594
440,679

555,803
454,919
812,644
722,643
275,175

369,639
299,083
424,678
371,872
167,240

31,225
22,291
42,307
50,038
12,547

3,937
3,545
6,785
8,580
2,095

56,661
43,692
90,047
97,808
23,709

17,248
16,622
33,343
41,739
8,158

61,782
55,542
167,356
114,609
48,022

1,060
903
5,719
4,794
932

14,251
13,241
42,409
33,203
12,472

174,392
140,018
208,525
195,926
79,627

244,626
194,477
289,392
268,741
105,263

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

778,689
1,072,305
1,776,084
801,237
553,844

515,455
695,199
1,103,565
537,792
296,755

33,236
42,601
91,649
40,911
20,753

7,258
9,415
18,192
5,933
6,903

71,121
88,505
171,714
72,994
54,735

35,133
33,620
71,581
25,369
31,094

94,524
158,781
250,351
94,885
109,531

1,160
2,161
5,533
1,255
2,817

20,802
42,023
63,499
22,098
31,256

234,810
317,977
512,615
252,419
135,784

330,346
454,159
702,343
339,676
196,734

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,077,060
172,920
293,935
354,321
226,313

663,590
111,990
194,403
240,460
148,322

47,895
9,628
15,815
14,002
8,086

8,747
1,710
2,258
3,318
1,535

101,208
16,752
28,898
26,259
16,603

42,845
6,278
9,742
12,564
6,705

168,301
21,611
33,915
46,966
34,310

3,197
510
526
704
489

41,277
4,441
8,378
10,048
10,263

307,953
55,549
91,991
118,955
67,967

425,751
68,045
128,429
131,471
88,960

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,381,151
319,935
3,075,081
1,550,340
115,434

948,401
192,565
2,001,974
970,774
73,133

53,813
18,966
134,224
52,895
8,733

13,289
3,521
36,310
12,677
860

117,395
29,785
262,721
128,785
14,578

47,676
14,417
106,847
61,114
3,873

158,619
48,044
416,715
261,068
11,604

3,013
1,363
9,562
4,385
213

38,945
11,274
106,728
58,642
2,440

423,629
96,158
903,009
424,368
37,462

606,968
119,815
1,287,129
603,191
51,056

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,976,174
647,067
630,822
2,438,397
193,099

1,220,222
394,760
424,170
1,571,817
128,410

122,211
32,220
31,607
120,091
5,768

17,210
5,642
5,515
19,845
1,567

226,863
66,227
55,384
250,688
14,414

74,755
27,073
18,993
81,844
5,744

251,748
97,042
78,860
309,778
29,721

5,459
2,340
1,679
7,140
395

57,706
21,763
14,614
77,194
7,080

594,640
187,835
199,647
724,612
55,712

828,418
254,946
256,389
1,044,979
82,489

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

801,076
142,953
1,115,933
3,028,901
282,158

489,743
94,207
659,946
1,807,535
182,948

28,282
8,807
48,970
188,427
17,275

7,446
1,082
10,238
32,633
3,243

70,167
15,042
108,804
330,751
22,884

35,369
5,160
48,853
142,438
13,705

135,892
15,038
190,539
410,912
32,274

2,478
265
4,432
11,969
733

31,699
3,352
44,151
104,236
9,096

217,209
46,687
302,511
903,534
89,441

301,845
61,209
424,789
1,179,990
111,494

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

114,559
1,161,105
961,739
419,477
966,818
82,748

73,887
725,945
631,195
212,985
649,341
55,007

5,086
51,986
50,042
26,981
44,255
4,247

1,105
10,255
8,722
3,961
8,127
615

9,867
107,679
81,793
52,459
87,487
7,576

3,597
45,122
30,920
16,140
31,872
3,080

16,663
173,734
130,146
83,143
116,190
9,918

268
4,048
2,266
3,973
1,883
215

4,086
42,336
26,655
19,835
27,663
2,090

34,692
334,044
301,023
110,290
299,190
27,033

45,364
464,934
383,436
151,889
405,848
32,597

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

(Continued)

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006

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 2006—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
U.S. Virgin Islands

5,503
12,481

1,639
6,599

206
1,056

395
564

559
1,171

855
1,228

1,109
1,247

62
49

678
567

924
3,754

997
3,813

2,306
723,203
16,673

941
344,564
10,948

132
56,568
893

263
14,148
467

292
80,944
1,242

397
36,861
953

196
139,966
1,621

6
8,545
70

79
41,607
479

565
189,402
5,179

490
234,021
5,926

Foreign countries

468,078

280,572

68,779

8,055

80,359

13,771

12,734

635

3,173

182,424

214,918

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.
CONTACT: Jennie Park (410) 965-9358 or oasdi.sc@ssa.gov.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006 ♦ 3

Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex of
beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2006 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area
All areas

a

Spouses

46,938,032 32,351,857

1,282,859

Total

workers

b

Children

Disabled
workers

253,820

4,576,981

1,298,187

6,655,048

39,563

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

479,716 17,295,378 17,675,836

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

829,345
60,556
923,845
509,093
4,325,913

504,923
40,207
658,668
320,568
3,040,374

21,279
1,305
24,444
11,970
132,241

4,990
553
4,165
2,674
27,580

86,356
4,718
77,590
48,995
397,274

27,750
3,137
22,603
15,170
118,157

169,700
9,886
127,070
101,514
568,019

1,116
55
640
606
3,029

13,231
695
8,664
7,595
39,240

268,927
22,955
358,232
171,978
1,664,337

285,033
18,166
332,634
175,350
1,646,453

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

572,275
623,902
156,827
59,989
3,333,059

402,730
466,733
111,252
41,716
2,443,283

17,782
13,267
3,558
1,006
85,375

2,627
3,276
688
370
16,199

54,370
51,560
13,370
5,116
288,358

15,616
15,206
4,018
2,413
71,712

73,843
68,444
22,273
8,913
399,013

331
225
79
13
2,081

4,976
5,191
1,588
439
27,038

223,344
239,931
58,067
20,477
1,312,725

210,239
257,532
57,895
24,984
1,273,611

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,178,611
197,311
219,561
1,903,902
1,082,793

779,716
151,357
153,289
1,340,463
751,534

26,211
4,122
6,777
49,803
28,383

6,896
1,574
1,146
10,897
5,258

109,703
15,035
20,400
197,007
109,390

42,789
4,487
5,774
55,212
31,045

197,933
19,334
29,900
232,133
145,658

971
103
192
1,186
810

14,391
1,298
2,084
17,202
10,714

398,519
75,782
86,266
709,086
392,139

421,970
80,054
76,542
755,642
413,579

536,138
447,830
720,189
628,891
244,004

385,097
319,562
420,432
363,002
161,752

16,500
12,282
20,790
25,172
6,367

2,205
1,983
3,382
4,102
1,068

57,849
45,470
80,489
88,381
22,380

12,422
11,692
21,449
26,025
5,612

57,921
52,863
160,212
111,671
43,334

256
230
1,517
1,301
220

3,889
3,749
11,918
9,238
3,271

207,850
171,342
233,234
218,818
88,283

216,288
178,046
239,353
214,410
86,687

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

766,978
1,041,553
1,821,467
781,321
475,427

546,054
730,983
1,243,521
564,986
286,499

18,229
23,331
52,608
21,654
10,246

3,976
5,044
10,541
3,356
3,296

71,927
90,958
182,502
74,203
46,480

24,625
25,070
52,457
18,628
18,856

95,224
153,275
259,426
91,879
100,921

335
512
1,577
317
654

6,608
12,380
18,836
6,298
8,475

281,011
383,667
657,345
302,605
149,453

304,681
414,469
668,400
300,888
161,707

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,013,629
159,541
279,236
349,512
224,748

683,041
111,411
199,888
252,809
159,671

25,185
4,877
8,272
7,381
4,586

4,732
868
1,230
1,705
919

99,220
16,473
29,316
26,729
17,332

28,542
4,121
6,739
8,907
5,171

160,490
20,424
31,398
48,734
33,983

811
127
120
203
111

11,607
1,240
2,274
3,045
2,975

362,857
62,703
108,317
140,196
84,402

375,176
57,510
112,660
119,683
81,966

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,478,656
282,986
3,109,962
1,459,551
103,624

1,092,872
188,112
2,205,632
997,679
71,155

30,306
9,112
71,775
27,993
4,263

7,764
1,611
19,511
6,788
449

127,096
27,073
271,175
117,798
13,933

36,860
8,615
77,944
40,488
2,621

169,507
45,067
428,503
250,523
10,505

818
339
2,496
1,041
53

13,434
3,056
32,927
17,241
645

554,087
105,296
1,113,094
497,246
41,266

609,320
98,118
1,239,353
533,416
41,446

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,906,564
595,108
619,944
2,416,233
186,982

1,289,097
396,122
446,668
1,690,363
134,157

66,276
16,380
17,042
66,560
3,105

9,459
2,896
2,994
11,125
836

231,060
62,728
57,270
259,324
14,591

52,086
17,705
13,541
58,269
4,128

241,011
92,631
77,577
306,562
28,079

1,554
583
452
1,869
91

16,021
6,063
4,399
22,161
1,996

719,308
213,346
238,751
892,261
66,936

734,331
219,587
231,690
962,424
75,578

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

752,077
127,535
1,030,141
2,785,617
271,195

503,672
91,011
673,960
1,836,926
192,393

15,135
4,271
25,878
95,178
9,638

3,974
516
5,373
15,621
1,699

63,666
14,036
100,247
314,264
23,764

23,167
3,257
31,543
93,580
9,643

132,248
13,508
179,586
397,751
31,295

615
59
1,086
3,064
192

9,599
877
12,469
29,233
2,571

256,583
51,089
352,524
1,041,504
108,993

264,072
49,492
369,156
1,003,566
97,202

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

108,882
1,102,337
964,904
387,993
961,083
80,096

76,802
750,337
685,382
219,729
696,339
57,245

2,684
27,496
27,894
13,898
24,150
2,278

590
5,550
4,905
2,024
4,670
341

9,712
102,469
86,184
49,480
91,164
7,744

2,563
31,499
22,643
10,657
23,233
2,181

15,337
171,072
129,107
85,217
113,249
9,646

64
1,089
637
1,168
475
58

1,129
12,826
8,151
5,819
7,801
604

40,928
392,125
371,009
127,644
366,769
32,205

40,234
410,361
354,035
129,760
370,970
28,539

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

(Continued)

4 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006

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 2006 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
State or area

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
U.S. Virgin Islands

2,943
7,734

1,100
4,623

62
334

123
180

320
778

369
623

831
1,060

11
9

127
127

684
2,862

563
2,174

1,080
457,351
13,758

564
240,373
9,924

33
18,517
373

61
4,583
206

122
48,993
966

157
16,798
542

128
117,033
1,596

1
1,824
21

15
9,230
130

375
142,261
5,106

224
133,674
4,605

Foreign countries

256,254

164,100

17,227

2,667

52,073

8,072

11,032

168

914

106,282

110,340

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.
CONTACT: Jennie Park (410) 965-9358 or oasdi.sc@ssa.gov.

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006 ♦ 5

Pennsylvania
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 2006
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

19,845

250,688

81,844

309,778

7,140

77,194

724,612

1,044,979

765
14,635
1,350
2,860
875

135
2,225
120
290
85

1,455
31,530
2,350
5,475
1,345

555
8,050
525
1,230
340

2,105
29,215
2,275
5,085
1,430

20
525
105
135
65

570
6,185
505
1,190
320

6,075
76,290
4,970
12,495
3,625

7,760
117,345
6,960
18,275
4,770

51,010
16,580
9,015
72,540
21,245

2,705
1,440
810
4,565
2,420

555
230
140
755
315

5,985
2,955
1,380
9,530
4,260

2,380
890
485
3,135
1,095

8,760
3,810
1,975
11,970
4,220

155
115
70
175
135

2,305
870
495
3,315
1,010

22,980
7,480
4,290
33,530
10,455

31,425
11,445
5,585
45,770
14,380

35,880
1,460
15,010
19,940
70,620

21,065
955
9,405
13,620
49,415

2,675
65
585
1,135
3,670

310
10
85
145
615

5,030
135
1,375
1,835
6,540

1,215
35
470
515
2,250

4,540
200
2,380
2,185
6,305

155
5
75
50
85

890
55
635
455
1,740

10,410
450
4,275
6,475
23,220

15,610
595
5,870
8,485
31,335

Clarion
Clearfield
Clinton
Columbia
Crawford

9,045
18,670
8,170
13,735
19,480

5,350
11,320
5,310
9,160
11,975

695
1,175
420
580
1,000

75
125
40
70
195

1,075
2,090
800
1,240
1,890

305
575
205
320
575

1,195
2,650
1,115
1,860
3,035

45
95
25
55
95

305
640
255
450
715

2,760
5,505
2,555
4,125
5,730

3,605
7,655
3,365
5,785
7,585

Cumberland
Dauphin
Delaware
Elk
Erie

40,915
45,550
97,605
8,050
54,065

29,390
30,470
64,200
5,300
33,625

1,935
1,705
4,295
400
2,655

220
355
860
45
555

3,530
4,010
10,195
775
5,475

935
1,565
4,005
225
2,025

3,960
6,050
10,870
1,025
7,580

50
60
180
25
145

895
1,335
3,000
255
2,005

12,885
13,105
28,965
2,485
15,355

18,630
19,565
44,135
3,425
22,290

Fayette
Forest
Franklin
Fulton
Greene

34,820
1,660
28,820
3,235
8,135

18,305
1,065
19,775
1,985
4,250

2,600
95
1,510
190
630

305
10
190
25
80

5,180
155
2,450
330
1,205

1,295
35
745
115
310

5,620
245
3,330
440
1,305

250
5
55
10
55

1,265
50
765
140
300

9,435
560
9,145
965
2,240

14,085
595
12,250
1,240
3,190

Huntingdon
Indiana
Jefferson
Juniata
Lackawanna

9,480
17,670
10,640
4,700
50,170

5,990
10,425
6,635
3,015
31,910

550
1,315
625
285
1,790

95
180
60
35
390

920
2,250
1,135
470
4,880

290
570
285
160
1,885

1,265
2,315
1,455
570
7,320

65
110
65
15
120

305
505
380
150
1,875

2,835
5,255
3,205
1,430
13,630

3,830
7,350
4,415
1,940
21,930

Lancaster
Lawrence
Lebanon
Lehigh
Luzerne

89,140
22,395
26,510
65,985
75,960

62,140
13,420
18,845
43,870
48,975

4,135
1,620
1,000
2,605
2,785

570
140
180
530
535

6,920
2,925
2,190
5,870
7,800

2,500
595
695
2,115
2,370

10,100
2,850
2,850
8,380
10,560

175
100
55
185
320

2,600
745
695
2,430
2,615

28,625
6,595
8,340
19,515
21,030

38,740
9,815
11,665
28,190
33,345

Lycoming
McKean
Mercer
Mifflin
Monroe

25,250
10,305
28,435
10,750
28,460

16,595
6,490
17,115
6,730
17,250

1,180
455
1,850
630
1,040

200
90
210
80
315

2,230
955
3,415
1,070
2,050

740
340
795
310
1,125

3,375
1,525
3,920
1,535
4,730

85
50
115
50
165

845
400
1,015
345
1,785

7,505
3,030
8,425
3,195
8,010

10,625
4,145
11,835
4,415
9,935

Montgomery
Montour
Northampton
Northumberland
Perry

134,855
4,080
55,080
22,910
7,800

96,215
2,730
37,775
14,640
4,920

5,965
165
2,290
960
375

1,020
45
390
145
55

12,335
340
4,865
2,350
715

4,015
145
1,440
695
250

11,920
540
6,390
3,225
1,170

155
15
145
70
20

3,230
100
1,785
825
295

43,820
1,190
16,885
6,590
2,330

62,775
1,770
23,855
9,730
2,905

Philadelphia
Pike
Potter
Schuylkill
Snyder

243,270
11,600
4,335
35,945
7,545

142,375
7,370
2,750
22,845
4,900

7,770
400
245
1,505
390

2,700
105
40
225
135

24,965
750
400
3,910
660

13,085
405
125
1,115
380

41,700
1,765
580
4,975
860

660
65
20
150
20

10,015
740
175
1,220
200

61,195
3,525
1,375
10,225
2,260

100,065
3,915
1,635
15,405
3,085

a

Spouses

2,438,397

1,571,817

120,091

Adams
Allegheny
Armstrong
Beaver
Bedford

18,800
256,415
16,740
41,700
11,680

13,195
164,050
9,510
25,435
7,220

Berks
Blair
Bradford
Bucks
Butler

73,855
26,890
14,370
105,985
34,700

Cambria
Cameron
Carbon
Centre
Chester

County
Total, Pennsylvania

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006 ♦ 69

Pennsylvania
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 2006—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
County

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Somerset
Sullivan
Susquehanna
Tioga
Union

18,225
1,835
9,845
9,880
7,525

11,105
1,260
6,330
6,195
5,255

1,370
90
495
565
390

140
20
75
95
50

2,320
170
890
925
630

515
40
295
265
190

2,205
210
1,340
1,420
790

85
5
40
45
20

485
40
380
370
200

5,570
640
3,095
3,125
2,420

7,875
715
3,720
3,695
3,275

Venango
Warren
Washington
Wayne
Westmoreland

13,935
10,210
48,090
12,575
85,985

7,880
6,645
28,880
8,280
53,550

825
490
3,265
480
6,300

160
75
345
120
605

1,480
905
6,465
1,040
11,050

675
265
1,405
360
2,400

2,225
1,405
6,140
1,690
9,645

110
50
215
60
315

580
375
1,375
545
2,120

3,935
3,130
14,455
3,955
26,450

5,255
4,015
20,610
4,765
37,575

Wyoming
York

6,065
74,950

3,755
51,010

325
3,125

55
470

570
6,295

200
2,400

885
9,210

20
160

255
2,280

1,770
23,210

2,245
30,905

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.
CONTACT: Jennie Park (410) 965-9358 or oasdi.sc@ssa.gov.

70 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006

Pennsylvania
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2006 (in thousands of dollars)
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

11,125

259,324

58,269

306,562

1,869

22,161

892,261

962,424

408
8,427
702
1,581
431

77
1,273
63
179
40

1,479
33,572
2,349
5,863
1,263

432
5,886
361
927
225

2,093
28,594
2,304
5,112
1,340

6
150
31
36
18

160
1,864
151
352
89

7,207
95,833
5,796
15,467
4,068

6,843
110,793
5,949
16,723
3,833

55,468
16,485
8,997
84,950
23,112

1,515
747
400
2,731
1,370

303
116
67
485
175

6,330
2,849
1,307
10,716
4,577

1,692
586
328
2,653
825

8,811
3,496
1,862
13,241
4,253

33
29
18
51
39

630
224
129
1,145
305

28,829
8,591
4,789
45,349
13,028

29,318
9,700
4,706
45,630
13,052

33,437
1,376
14,402
20,120
78,544

21,317
986
9,730
14,865
59,001

1,400
36
304
643
2,299

181
7
47
83
402

5,004
126
1,353
1,915
7,497

872
23
330
396
1,899

4,360
185
2,433
2,087
6,824

42
0
17
11
24

262
13
188
123
594

11,930
530
5,074
8,171
32,108

13,340
526
5,191
7,714
31,403

8,612
17,354
7,691
12,890
18,417

5,636
11,505
5,400
9,216
12,452

369
616
217
298
529

40
67
22
42
103

1,110
2,049
789
1,212
1,906

214
391
138
226
388

1,149
2,540
1,054
1,767
2,849

13
26
6
12
23

82
161
63
119
167

3,310
6,417
2,959
4,731
6,836

3,140
6,505
2,907
5,032
6,659

41,206
44,617
103,235
8,081
52,781

31,206
32,015
73,487
5,687
36,068

1,095
945
2,583
224
1,498

136
185
533
29
318

3,750
4,069
11,317
826
5,735

717
1,070
2,972
172
1,426

4,016
5,930
11,356
1,062
7,166

14
13
49
7
44

269
387
935
73
526

15,827
15,617
38,068
3,065
19,012

16,957
18,033
43,868
3,150
20,423

Fayette
Forest
Franklin
Fulton
Greene

31,990
1,565
26,564
2,822
7,593

18,778
1,078
19,397
1,883
4,378

1,349
48
765
92
327

157
6
88
14
38

4,962
152
2,359
300
1,170

824
26
526
77
203

5,514
245
3,196
420
1,373

69
1
13
1
19

338
13
219
34
82

10,889
641
10,307
1,034
2,569

12,008
495
10,130
987
2,727

Huntingdon
Indiana
Jefferson
Juniata
Lackawanna

8,544
16,877
9,838
4,176
46,407

5,872
10,905
6,660
2,915
31,846

270
696
326
139
929

49
90
32
21
214

861
2,237
1,118
430
4,720

194
393
192
108
1,282

1,206
2,381
1,395
518
6,884

15
34
15
4
29

78
143
102
38
502

3,149
6,263
3,668
1,581
15,604

3,163
6,314
3,739
1,560
19,236

Lancaster
Lawrence
Lebanon
Lehigh
Luzerne

91,244
21,487
25,997
66,335
70,430

68,473
14,105
19,640
47,943
48,517

2,407
887
545
1,473
1,440

311
85
101
299
288

7,488
3,043
2,239
6,194
7,479

1,840
401
514
1,555
1,645

9,961
2,734
2,761
8,163
10,261

44
28
13
41
77

717
206
187
665
722

36,689
7,958
10,040
24,553
24,052

36,052
8,696
10,462
26,558
28,875

Lycoming
McKean
Mercer
Mifflin
Monroe

23,907
9,798
27,783
9,891
28,228

16,999
6,791
18,400
6,789
18,747

628
234
1,019
325
577

114
49
123
47
175

2,247
954
3,635
1,034
2,118

533
235
567
204
848

3,153
1,430
3,738
1,398
5,164

22
11
31
13
44

210
94
269
81
554

8,824
3,609
10,361
3,676
9,960

9,364
3,724
10,742
3,738
9,206

Montgomery
Montour
Northampton
Northumberland
Perry

153,012
3,876
56,496
20,769
7,246

116,362
2,767
41,523
14,222
4,902

3,777
86
1,294
491
195

677
24
239
71
30

14,590
340
5,165
2,224
672

3,354
102
1,088
483
184

13,042
521
6,621
3,043
1,181

46
4
38
17
6

1,163
29
527
218
76

61,389
1,387
21,354
7,351
2,640

65,277
1,555
22,462
8,197
2,420

Philadelphia
Pike
Potter
Schuylkill
Snyder

220,439
11,977
4,005
33,245
7,022

142,737
8,253
2,737
22,624
4,934

3,879
220
130
761
194

1,277
65
21
124
72

23,376
781
396
3,694
655

7,731
323
88
774
279

38,626
2,078
583
4,891
821

154
17
5
32
4

2,656
242
48
344
62

67,941
4,529
1,536
11,577
2,616

90,664
3,634
1,366
13,224
2,607

a

Spouses

2,416,233

1,690,363

66,560

Adams
Allegheny
Armstrong
Beaver
Bedford

18,289
260,197
15,824
41,646
10,491

13,637
180,426
9,863
27,596
7,085

Berks
Blair
Bradford
Bucks
Butler

74,785
24,531
13,104
115,971
34,655

Cambria
Cameron
Carbon
Centre
Chester
Clarion
Clearfield
Clinton
Columbia
Crawford

County
Total, Pennsylvania

Cumberland
Dauphin
Delaware
Elk
Erie

Total
c

workers

Children Widow(er)s

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

(Continued)

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006 ♦ 159

Pennsylvania
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, December 2006 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued
Retirement

Survivors

Disability

Retired
County

Total

workers

a

Spouses

Children Widow(er)s

b

Children

Disabled
workers

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Somerset
Sullivan
Susquehanna
Tioga
Union

16,556
1,722
9,157
9,096
7,263

10,985
1,262
6,364
6,243
5,432

689
46
244
279
215

70
11
37
48
30

2,211
154
863
868
629

333
26
208
184
130

2,115
208
1,339
1,364
768

22
1
9
14
4

131
14
94
98
55

6,247
725
3,499
3,548
2,883

6,494
594
3,149
3,102
2,856

Venango
Warren
Washington
Wayne
Westmoreland

13,060
9,951
48,353
12,273
85,724

8,245
7,040
31,584
8,708
58,124

441
270
1,809
248
3,513

94
43
205
56
357

1,503
935
6,789
1,034
11,535

479
172
1,048
264
1,764

2,125
1,384
6,432
1,795
9,741

29
11
65
16
90

142
96
422
152
601

4,684
3,767
17,953
4,701
32,807

4,630
3,627
18,891
4,278
33,900

Wyoming
York

5,661
75,589

3,823
55,181

171
1,764

30
273

538
6,663

137
1,803

884
9,220

6
40

74
648

2,043
29,042

1,895
28,428

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.
CONTACT: Jennie Park (410) 965-9358 or oasdi.sc@ssa.gov.

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