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/