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
State
United States

Population aged 65 or older

Number a
(thousands)

Percentage receiving
benefits

Number a
(thousands)

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

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.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/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
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

49,122,624 30,976,145 2,478,599

Survivors
Children Widow(er)s
489,940

b

Disability

Children

Disabled
workers

4,666,962 1,898,862 6,806,918

Spouses

Aged 65 or older
Children

Men

Women

153,470 1,651,728 14,650,230 19,817,987

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

920,843
502,502
66,906
40,237
940,213
617,724
576,997
327,697
4,504,672 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
234,255
335,896
2,488
20,415
21,370
30,291
297,042
366,729
27,751
154,730
211,186
129,577 1,431,541 1,829,354

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

600,316
392,178
587,292
408,611
153,544
100,779
71,231
45,919
3,444,546 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
190,459
243,043
16,481
183,317
258,991
5,157
46,103
61,176
1,636
20,497
30,412
91,282 1,115,243 1,424,086

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,269,987
764,680
204,207
146,599
233,766
150,186
1,906,454 1,238,100
1,080,547
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

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
515,455
1,072,305
695,199
1,776,084 1,103,565
801,237
537,792
553,844
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
948,401
319,935
192,565
3,075,081 2,001,974
1,550,340
970,774
115,434
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
606,968
96,158
119,815
903,009 1,287,129
424,368
603,191
37,462
51,056

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,976,174 1,220,222
647,067
394,760
630,822
424,170
2,438,397 1,571,817
193,099
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
828,418
187,835
254,946
199,647
256,389
724,612 1,044,979
55,712
82,489

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

801,076
489,743
142,953
94,207
1,115,933
659,946
3,028,901 1,807,535
282,158
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
301,845
46,687
61,209
302,511
424,789
903,534 1,179,990
89,441
111,494

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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

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

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

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

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

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

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

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/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)
Retirement
State or area
All areas

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

46,938,032 32,351,857 1,282,859

Survivors

Aged 65 or older

Spouses

4,576,981 1,298,187 6,655,048

39,563

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

Children Widow(er)s
253,820

Disability
Disabled
workers

b

Children

Children

Men

Women

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

829,345
504,923
60,556
40,207
923,845
658,668
509,093
320,568
4,325,913 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
268,927
285,033
695
22,955
18,166
8,664
358,232
332,634
7,595
171,978
175,350
39,240 1,664,337 1,646,453

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

572,275
402,730
623,902
466,733
156,827
111,252
59,989
41,716
3,333,059 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
223,344
210,239
5,191
239,931
257,532
1,588
58,067
57,895
439
20,477
24,984
27,038 1,312,725 1,273,611

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

1,178,611
779,716
197,311
151,357
219,561
153,289
1,903,902 1,340,463
1,082,793
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

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
546,054
1,041,553
730,983
1,821,467 1,243,521
781,321
564,986
475,427
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 1,092,872
282,986
188,112
3,109,962 2,205,632
1,459,551
997,679
103,624
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
554,087
609,320
3,056
105,296
98,118
32,927 1,113,094 1,239,353
17,241
497,246
533,416
645
41,266
41,446

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

1,906,564 1,289,097
595,108
396,122
619,944
446,668
2,416,233 1,690,363
186,982
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

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

752,077
503,672
127,535
91,011
1,030,141
673,960
2,785,617 1,836,926
271,195
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
256,583
264,072
877
51,089
49,492
12,469
352,524
369,156
29,233 1,041,504 1,003,566
2,571
108,993
97,202

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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

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

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Connecticut
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

587,292

408,611

22,305

Fairfield
Hartford
Litchfield
Middlesex
New Haven

135,530
155,100
34,885
28,555
146,490

97,330
107,890
24,685
20,485
99,715

New London
Tolland
Windham

45,995
20,835
19,900

30,945
14,860
12,700

County
Total, Connecticut

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

5,519

46,686

19,501

67,281

908

16,481

183,317

258,991

6,400
5,335
1,150
1,045
4,870

1,500
1,525
290
225
1,260

11,195
11,550
2,730
2,250
11,795

4,065
5,715
1,070
830
4,975

11,910
18,505
3,910
3,015
18,915

170
235
45
25
260

2,960
4,345
1,005
680
4,700

44,725
47,645
11,100
9,230
43,855

62,820
68,370
15,055
12,520
64,385

2,095
750
660

390
165
165

4,090
1,515
1,560

1,510
595
740

5,550
2,300
3,175

85
45
45

1,330
605
855

14,405
6,705
5,655

19,380
8,645
7,815

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Maine
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

275,175

167,240

12,547

Androscoggin
Aroostook
Cumberland
Franklin
Hancock

21,940
19,150
49,005
6,765
11,750

13,060
10,590
31,120
4,210
7,810

Kennebec
Knox
Lincoln
Oxford
Penobscot

27,335
9,265
8,550
13,500
30,520

Piscataquis
Sagadahoc
Somerset
Waldo
Washington
York

4,535
6,890
11,020
8,235
8,775
37,940

County
Total, Maine

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

2,095

23,709

8,158

48,022

932

12,472

79,627

105,263

655
1,040
2,230
310
625

135
160
370
50
95

1,570
1,945
4,370
520
1,040

720
565
1,465
180
290

4,560
3,825
7,485
1,155
1,525

50
130
100
25
30

1,190
895
1,865
315
335

5,910
5,335
14,240
2,055
3,775

8,135
6,980
20,410
2,430
4,795

15,490
6,080
5,800
7,990
16,750

1,105
495
505
595
1,610

240
100
55
100
270

2,140
850
765
1,095
2,925

1,035
280
180
410
1,015

5,520
1,150
975
2,530
6,385

125
15
15
60
130

1,680
295
255
720
1,435

7,340
2,930
2,915
3,855
8,390

9,710
3,840
3,470
4,865
10,990

2,645
4,345
6,285
4,935
5,400
24,730

195
335
450
390
440
1,565

30
45
85
70
50
240

395
650
900
755
820
2,970

130
165
305
200
250
970

905
1,090
2,340
1,430
1,435
5,715

15
15
55
35
40
90

220
245
600
420
340
1,660

1,340
2,085
3,020
2,380
2,685
11,370

1,535
2,715
3,795
3,035
3,355
15,205

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Massachusetts
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

1,072,305

695,199

42,601

Barnstable
Berkshire
Bristol
Dukes
Essex

63,000
30,670
101,845
2,990
124,560

46,170
19,750
63,570
2,175
80,880

Franklin
Hampden
Hampshire
Middlesex
Nantucket

13,750
88,050
24,030
218,465
1,300

Norfolk
Plymouth
Suffolk
Worcester

107,250
80,775
87,025
128,590

County
Total, Massachusetts

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

9,415

88,505

33,620

158,781

2,161

42,023

317,977

454,159

3,220
1,200
3,085
145
5,160

425
265
825
25
1,130

5,100
2,575
7,720
270
10,440

1,070
855
3,315
70
3,995

5,635
4,635
18,305
245
17,945

70
85
265
0
230

1,310
1,305
4,760
60
4,780

21,930
9,010
27,825
1,015
36,515

28,730
12,815
40,875
1,360
53,395

8,315
52,000
15,640
149,390
960

520
3,175
960
9,535
75

125
715
215
1,785
10

1,105
7,560
1,990
18,080
130

390
3,395
680
5,895
25

2,515
15,930
3,585
27,045
80

35
335
45
335
0

745
4,940
915
6,400
20

3,905
23,515
7,135
68,830
475

5,350
34,620
10,130
98,415
610

73,220
51,275
50,755
81,100

4,855
3,270
2,775
4,625

1,050
740
1,040
1,065

9,675
6,875
6,365
10,620

3,150
2,750
3,520
4,510

12,150
12,095
17,915
20,700

135
150
210
265

3,015
3,620
4,445
5,705

33,890
23,960
22,980
36,990

49,180
32,575
33,420
52,685

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

New Hampshire
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

226,313

148,322

8,086

Belknap
Carroll
Cheshire
Coos
Grafton

13,630
11,720
14,680
9,120
16,350

9,205
8,165
9,805
5,520
11,180

Hillsborough
Merrimack
Rockingham
Strafford
Sullivan

60,375
25,710
45,940
19,550
9,130

38,980
16,535
30,780
12,260
5,850

County
Total, New Hampshire

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

1,535

16,603

6,705

34,310

489

10,263

67,967

88,960

500
560
525
390
700

80
85
105
70
105

900
810
1,085
835
1,245

395
275
385
290
335

1,965
1,455
2,105
1,550
2,120

25
30
50
25
50

560
340
620
440
615

4,235
4,020
4,605
2,660
5,305

5,300
4,470
5,800
3,470
6,625

1,910
840
1,675
635
350

405
200
330
100
50

4,290
1,850
3,470
1,445
665

1,915
925
1,290
595
285

9,700
4,020
6,450
3,420
1,500

110
45
95
45
15

3,065
1,295
1,850
1,050
415

17,205
7,400
14,235
5,485
2,800

23,965
10,160
18,100
7,555
3,480

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Rhode Island
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
County
Total, Rhode Island
Bristol
Kent
Newport
Providence
Washington

c

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

193,099

128,410

5,768

10,080
33,700
16,200
110,770
22,350

7,195
22,325
11,320
71,895
15,675

420
915
715
2,845
875

Survivors

Disability

b

Children

1,567

14,414

5,744

29,721

395

7,080

55,712

82,489

65
245
145
955
155

760
2,715
1,380
7,800
1,760

240
985
435
3,520
565

1,165
5,210
1,785
18,925
2,635

15
80
30
225
45

220
1,225
390
4,605
640

3,245
9,530
5,290
30,540
7,105

4,630
14,445
7,085
46,850
9,480

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Aged 65 or older

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Vermont
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

114,559

73,887

5,086

Addison
Bennington
Caledonia
Chittenden
Essex

5,855
8,525
6,095
21,910
1,725

3,845
5,730
3,805
14,305
1,000

Franklin
Grand Isle
Lamoille
Orange
Orleans

6,935
1,395
4,045
5,295
6,235
14,065
11,235
8,835
12,405

County
Total, Vermont

Rutland
Washington
Windham
Windsor

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

1,105

9,867

3,597

16,663

268

4,086

34,692

45,364

305
335
300
1,025
80

50
70
75
220
10

545
630
560
1,970
145

195
235
180
690
60

720
1,225
910
3,025
330

10
5
25
40
10

185
295
240
635
90

1,860
2,605
1,855
6,475
515

2,365
3,500
2,370
8,985
575

4,065
940
2,620
3,480
3,765

355
75
210
220
350

65
15
35
45
75

690
115
345
425
580

255
20
120
160
225

1,150
185
575
750
975

25
5
15
20
15

330
40
125
195
250

1,965
470
1,275
1,700
1,870

2,590
525
1,585
2,060
2,300

8,895
7,250
5,790
8,395

530
430
305
565

165
110
80
90

1,225
945
660
1,035

510
400
235
310

2,170
1,635
1,375
1,635

40
20
20
20

530
445
370
355

4,065
3,335
2,725
3,975

5,525
4,500
3,385
5,100

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Connecticut
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

623,902

466,733

13,267

Fairfield
Hartford
Litchfield
Middlesex
New Haven

151,465
161,875
37,420
30,945
153,016

116,697
121,292
28,193
23,526
112,475

New London
Tolland
Windham

47,069
22,456
19,654

33,939
16,999
13,611

County
Total, Connecticut

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

3,276

51,560

15,206

68,444

225

5,191

239,931

257,532

4,035
3,083
686
635
2,836

923
872
177
142
738

12,917
12,570
3,062
2,538
12,794

3,343
4,299
878
693
3,715

12,480
18,392
4,072
3,188
18,968

45
55
12
6
62

1,027
1,314
337
221
1,423

61,637
61,071
14,638
12,103
56,524

64,864
67,376
14,951
12,527
63,937

1,197
439
355

224
105
93

4,429
1,666
1,586

1,193
508
578

5,653
2,512
3,180

23
11
11

413
217
239

18,162
8,892
6,898

18,167
8,410
7,300

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Maine
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

244,004

161,752

6,367

Androscoggin
Aroostook
Cumberland
Franklin
Hancock

19,145
15,521
46,511
5,926
10,739

12,473
9,371
32,094
4,009
7,682

Kennebec
Knox
Lincoln
Oxford
Penobscot

22,743
8,474
7,976
11,825
26,636

Piscataquis
Sagadahoc
Somerset
Waldo
Washington
York

3,852
6,499
9,274
7,022
7,189
34,669

County
Total, Maine

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

1,068

22,380

5,612

43,334

220

3,271

88,283

86,687

320
470
1,248
150
339

67
69
209
27
49

1,461
1,627
4,491
470
1,010

486
359
1,090
119
207

4,013
3,388
6,824
1,068
1,364

11
30
18
6
6

311
211
538
79
81

6,521
5,395
17,001
2,219
4,247

6,735
5,127
18,062
1,942
4,020

14,236
6,019
5,838
7,681
16,062

530
260
272
300
807

117
51
26
53
143

1,911
853
740
1,021
2,718

662
187
126
287
687

4,848
1,017
901
2,278
5,790

31
4
5
16
33

407
84
66
189
395

7,708
3,295
3,369
4,245
9,239

7,627
3,282
2,892
3,973
8,835

2,415
4,453
5,774
4,588
4,792
24,263

91
179
208
183
198
815

12
26
39
30
21
130

356
656
777
684
698
2,907

90
120
209
133
149
701

829
997
2,094
1,299
1,242
5,379

5
4
11
8
10
24

54
64
163
98
80
451

1,371
2,467
3,159
2,496
2,684
12,866

1,198
2,352
2,950
2,398
2,507
12,785

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Massachusetts
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

1,041,553

730,983

23,331

Barnstable
Berkshire
Bristol
Dukes
Essex

64,104
29,630
91,031
3,102
122,281

49,569
20,792
60,881
2,397
85,915

Franklin
Hampden
Hampshire
Middlesex
Nantucket

12,497
79,431
22,625
225,886
1,446

Norfolk
Plymouth
Suffolk
Worcester

111,492
78,983
75,547
123,496

County
Total, Massachusetts

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

5,044

90,958

25,070

153,275

512

12,380

383,667

414,469

1,852
652
1,492
88
2,894

240
148
414
15
603

5,594
2,658
7,143
291
10,889

832
633
2,351
54
3,035

5,579
4,380
17,325
237
17,475

17
21
62
0
53

423
348
1,365
18
1,415

27,321
10,787
30,578
1,283
44,629

26,176
11,749
34,287
1,304
49,261

8,255
52,411
15,845
165,470
1,147

265
1,620
491
5,543
49

70
332
114
1,057
4

1,100
7,242
1,974
19,515
143

276
2,224
537
4,793
21

2,318
14,313
3,384
27,314
78

7
65
11
91
0

205
1,221
271
2,100
6

4,385
27,046
8,151
87,945
655

4,657
30,480
9,033
93,721
607

81,001
53,960
48,788
84,550

2,850
1,789
1,275
2,470

611
405
452
579

10,678
7,176
5,736
10,817

2,590
2,152
2,171
3,401

12,676
12,298
15,941
19,955

38
43
44
61

1,044
1,160
1,142
1,662

43,174
29,088
24,171
44,457

47,182
29,553
28,976
47,481

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

New Hampshire
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

224,748

159,671

4,586

Belknap
Carroll
Cheshire
Coos
Grafton

13,535
11,548
14,614
8,403
16,311

9,891
8,630
10,631
5,572
12,050

Hillsborough
Merrimack
Rockingham
Strafford
Sullivan

60,821
25,359
46,895
18,293
8,880

42,849
17,866
33,456
12,440
6,238

County
Total, New Hampshire

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

919

17,332

5,171

33,983

111

2,975

84,402

81,966

289
315
304
195
392

46
45
57
37
69

944
838
1,129
814
1,314

284
197
294
212
260

1,920
1,420
2,021
1,457
2,044

6
6
11
7
9

156
97
167
109
173

5,244
4,857
5,690
3,063
6,565

4,854
3,942
5,434
2,977
6,085

1,105
479
963
338
203

257
119
197
63
29

4,543
1,961
3,686
1,414
681

1,511
691
1,059
442
211

9,646
3,879
6,876
3,294
1,405

26
9
21
10
6

885
356
635
292
102

22,004
9,159
17,958
6,398
3,445

22,634
9,537
16,714
6,626
3,133

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Rhode Island
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
County
Total, Rhode Island
Bristol
Kent
Newport
Providence
Washington

c

Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

186,982

134,157

3,105

10,268
33,587
15,819
103,931
23,378

7,764
23,786
11,778
73,378
17,451

245
498
393
1,457
511

Survivors

Disability

b

Children

836

14,591

4,128

28,079

91

1,996

66,936

75,578

40
149
86
471
91

814
2,798
1,370
7,698
1,910

187
763
325
2,392
459

1,141
5,198
1,736
17,255
2,748

3
20
8
48
12

74
375
120
1,229
197

4,080
11,724
6,360
35,586
9,188

4,285
13,508
6,264
42,515
9,005

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Aged 65 or older

Disabled
workers

Spouses

Children

Men

Women

Vermont
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
Total

Retired
workers a

Spouses

108,882

76,802

2,684

Addison
Bennington
Caledonia
Chittenden
Essex

5,472
8,310
5,503
21,992
1,499

3,911
6,063
3,780
15,624
963

Franklin
Grand Isle
Lamoille
Orange
Orleans

6,092
1,373
3,774
4,895
5,288
13,230
10,694
8,545
12,212

County
Total, Vermont

Rutland
Washington
Windham
Windsor

c

Survivors

Disability

Aged 65 or older

b

Children

Disabled
workers

590

9,712

2,563

15,337

64

1,129

40,928

40,234

155
191
156
578
41

28
41
37
110
6

507
625
532
2,080
121

129
176
121
535
41

683
1,131
812
2,857
301

3
3
3
11
2

55
79
64
197
22

2,124
3,156
2,098
8,122
557

2,034
3,197
1,984
8,364
462

3,952
1,003
2,682
3,487
3,521

167
36
111
110
152

30
6
19
25
32

620
111
331
403
516

168
19
83
120
141

1,060
190
512
702
853

6
1
3
3
4

89
10
30
48
68

2,144
556
1,493
1,920
1,964

2,109
453
1,364
1,775
1,780

9,184
7,602
6,132
8,900

279
229
165
316

91
64
46
56

1,184
939
672
1,068

350
276
178
226

1,987
1,460
1,248
1,539

8
5
6
4

148
116
100
102

4,732
3,976
3,281
4,808

4,913
4,076
3,103
4,619

Children Widow(er)s

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.
File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2006/

Spouses

Children

Men

Women