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/