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.

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