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 2003
Retirement

Survivors

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

47,038,391

29,531,615

2,621,690

480,019

4,899,704

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

867,601
60,860
863,874
543,727
4,363,657

474,865
35,572
562,452
310,295
2,809,413

43,730
2,752
47,704
26,478
275,348

9,648
1,204
7,860
5,375
53,745

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

557,253
582,877
141,488
72,209
3,330,425

356,598
404,976
92,292
46,728
2,255,825

35,590
24,489
6,576
2,315
174,842

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,168,095
194,019
211,528
1,867,671
1,032,417

689,546
137,895
134,581
1,208,937
652,423

546,065
443,706
768,861
731,511
262,533

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

1,909,952

5,873,673

150,886

1,570,852

14,027,610

19,405,989

100,917
5,027
76,411
58,671
413,929

42,364
4,776
32,824
23,735
173,610

148,770
8,708
106,090
91,435
501,137

4,162
247
2,294
2,451
11,695

43,145
2,574
28,239
25,287
124,780

222,064
18,013
272,444
146,802
1,386,474

327,543
19,298
342,817
205,565
1,802,884

4,355
5,399
1,204
859
31,545

55,270
50,212
13,042
7,188
301,022

21,556
20,101
5,543
4,627
107,512

66,086
60,540
17,776
8,944
360,650

1,240
861
284
52
8,187

16,558
16,299
4,771
1,496
90,842

175,184
182,883
42,818
20,568
1,076,590

228,463
262,318
57,483
31,847
1,398,183

50,015
9,314
13,335
97,184
53,471

11,961
3,057
1,945
20,271
8,997

121,080
15,790
20,276
201,257
109,810

63,109
6,427
8,088
79,103
42,204

180,239
16,747
25,516
202,314
127,496

3,899
406
711
4,064
2,931

48,246
4,383
7,076
54,541
35,085

307,102
64,616
66,595
562,826
298,698

452,523
83,769
82,993
808,544
432,095

359,424
290,563
400,017
372,854
159,218

35,649
25,094
44,464
54,175
13,400

3,897
3,447
6,718
9,515
2,077

61,233
46,872
94,236
106,490
24,906

17,107
16,699
32,232
45,063
8,126

53,812
47,761
145,141
103,798
41,744

1,037
785
5,854
5,079
1,011

13,906
12,485
40,199
34,537
12,051

171,006
137,003
196,711
196,291
76,161

245,280
194,621
281,038
277,483
103,295

751,359
1,061,851
1,699,384
765,228
533,375

493,496
694,015
1,048,856
508,738
283,271

36,172
47,114
96,919
45,459
22,351

7,091
9,226
17,738
5,884
6,995

76,213
96,367
181,843
77,701
58,021

36,633
34,833
72,338
25,765
30,948

80,746
138,622
215,868
80,235
97,489

1,209
2,278
5,176
1,144
2,978

19,799
39,396
60,646
20,302
31,322

226,580
316,753
493,946
240,850
130,208

323,787
463,907
692,499
331,478
192,652

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

1,033,886
163,659
287,891
327,319
211,499

637,167
103,679
188,342
221,155
139,872

52,341
10,552
18,045
14,299
8,843

8,728
1,615
2,195
3,202
1,448

107,731
17,398
30,918
26,205
17,161

42,611
6,207
10,033
11,970
6,785

143,733
18,996
29,642
40,425
27,961

3,068
557
508
649
463

38,507
4,655
8,208
9,414
8,966

295,637
51,762
90,252
109,530
64,210

420,699
65,321
128,096
121,936
86,190

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

1,363,838
294,669
3,035,697
1,436,124
114,047

935,604
175,984
1,977,323
891,119
71,124

56,962
19,968
141,308
55,157
9,983

12,841
3,628
36,444
11,627
861

127,275
30,516
283,508
132,839
15,451

50,180
14,519
113,155
59,467
3,976

140,691
38,315
371,881
226,041
10,050

2,951
1,429
9,526
4,102
222

37,334
10,310
102,552
55,772
2,380

420,124
89,043
892,608
390,685
37,337

610,306
112,360
1,297,831
570,704
51,274

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,932,026
613,515
591,461
2,386,426
192,662

1,187,891
376,413
393,760
1,546,896
129,385

132,517
35,100
33,542
130,971
6,313

17,394
5,539
5,077
19,262
1,486

241,015
69,949
56,768
270,726
15,695

74,258
26,761
18,875
82,509
5,919

218,542
78,473
67,621
259,792
26,445

5,185
2,195
1,581
6,689
457

55,224
19,085
14,237
69,581
6,962

583,652
179,406
186,704
717,780
56,311

828,867
249,860
245,658
1,057,858
84,575

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

735,084
137,880
1,041,360
2,792,148
256,551

441,486
88,767
609,473
1,668,620
166,211

28,893
9,917
51,112
191,779
17,413

7,013
1,143
9,707
31,598
3,014

70,816
15,884
112,982
335,426
22,687

35,048
5,149
47,467
139,215
12,867

118,809
13,257
164,196
324,583
25,579

2,372
250
4,400
10,931
657

30,647
3,513
42,023
89,996
8,123

196,138
44,678
279,937
836,415
81,812

280,983
60,214
405,083
1,118,378
103,817

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

108,248
1,093,695
890,466
405,444
928,505
78,745

69,309
679,196
581,069
206,295
622,108
51,737

5,484
55,094
52,448
28,379
48,801
4,577

1,034
9,901
7,967
4,096
7,999
607

10,360
112,814
83,320
55,820
92,498
7,819

3,642
45,164
30,674
15,926
31,917
3,082

14,240
148,086
108,137
72,245
98,289
8,679

278
4,187
2,130
4,006
1,560
201

3,901
39,253
24,721
18,677
25,333
2,043

32,739
313,793
279,243
106,561
289,005
25,495

43,883
446,480
364,996
151,687
400,183
31,437

State or area
All areas

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

Children Widow(er)s b

(Continued)

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2003

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 2003—Continued
Retirement
State or area

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s b

Disability

Aged 65 or older

Children

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

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

5,425
11,245

1,532
5,913

208
1,061

430
543

562
1,078

908
1,142

1,028
963

63
68

694
477

884
3,458

936
3,288

2,157
702,675
15,024

843
320,469
9,562

134
55,598
866

263
15,220
422

282
81,115
1,167

399
39,440
1,019

160
134,972
1,433

12
9,352
56

64
46,509
499

470
178,105
4,528

429
218,434
5,254

Foreign countries

427,446

250,461

60,085

7,702

78,135

14,345

12,745

746

3,227

160,122

196,607

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a.

Includes 11 special age-72 beneficiaries.

b.

Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

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