Noncitizens

Table 17.
By eligibility category, December 1982–2005
Total

Aged

Blind and disabled

Year

Number

Percentage of all
SSI recipients

Number

Percentage of all
SSI recipients

Number

Percentage of all
SSI recipients

1982
1983
1984

127,900
151,200
181,100

3.3
3.9
4.5

91,900
106,600
127,600

5.9
7.0
8.3

36,000
44,600
53,500

1.6
1.9
2.1

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

210,800
244,300
282,500
320,300
370,300

5.1
5.7
6.4
7.2
8.1

146,500
165,300
188,000
213,900
245,700

9.7
11.2
12.9
14.9
17.1

64,300
79,000
94,500
106,400
124,600

2.4
2.8
3.2
3.5
4.0

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

435,600
519,660
601,430
683,150
738,140

9.0
10.2
10.8
11.4
11.7

282,400
329,690
372,930
416,420
440,000

19.4
22.5
25.4
28.2
30.0

153,200
189,970
228,500
266,730
298,140

4.6
5.2
5.6
5.9
6.2

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

785,410
724,990
650,830
669,630
684,930

12.1
11.0
10.0
10.2
10.4

459,220
417,360
367,200
364,980
368,330

31.8
29.5
27.0
27.4
28.2

326,190
307,630
283,630
304,650
316,600

6.3
5.9
5.5
5.8
6.0

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005

692,590
695,650
703,515
696,772
676,979
680,397

10.5
10.4
10.4
10.1
9.7
9.6

364,470
364,550
364,827
356,298
342,220
344,166

28.3
28.9
29.1
28.9
28.3
28.3

328,120
331,100
338,688
340,474
334,759
336,231

6.2
6.1
6.1
6.0
5.8
5.7

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Alfreda Brooks (410) 965-9849 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Noncitizens
Table 18.
Distribution of recipients, by selected characteristics and citizenship status, December 2005
Citizens

Noncitizens

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

6,433,482

100.0

680,397

100.0

Age
Under 18
18–29
30–39
40–49
50–59
60–64
65–74
75 or older

1,033,059
768,842
638,833
1,000,136
1,031,445
428,106
790,887
742,174

16.1
12.0
9.9
15.5
16.0
6.7
12.3
11.5

3,439
14,617
21,609
42,423
81,642
55,217
213,535
247,915

0.5
2.1
3.2
6.2
12.0
8.1
31.4
36.4

Sex
Male
Female

2,811,930
3,621,552

43.7
56.3

254,345
426,052

37.4
62.6

Living arrangement
Own household
Another's household
Parent's household
Medicaid institution

5,196,613
244,686
866,409
125,774

80.8
3.8
13.5
2.0

602,166
64,038
3,371
10,822

88.5
9.4
0.5
1.6

Income
Social Security
Worker beneficiary
Auxiliary beneficiary
Earnings

2,305,038
1,582,478
722,560
263,636

35.8
24.6
11.2
4.1

195,667
145,385
50,282
9,245

28.8
21.4
7.4
1.4

4,588,459
259,913

71.3
4.0

283,308
35,022

41.6
5.1

1,585,110

24.6

362,067

53.2

Characteristic
Total

SSI payment
Federal SSI only
State supplementation only
Both federal SSI and state
supplementation

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Paul Davies (202) 358-6277 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Noncitizens
Table 19.
By state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2005
Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

680,397

344,166

336,231

3,439

215,508

461,450

771
863
9,885
635
250,924

417
352
4,514
304
124,480

354
511
5,371
331
126,444

6
10
55
4
682

226
355
3,549
233
79,335

539
498
6,281
398
170,907

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,797
4,178
373
702
72,421

2,475
2,123
247
313
40,427

2,322
2,055
126
389
31,994

30
17
0
6
604

1,468
1,249
80
274
21,283

3,299
2,912
293
422
50,534

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

6,158
3,066
858
18,691
1,206

3,701
2,039
367
9,759
666

2,457
1,027
491
8,932
540

54
10
12
73
9

1,439
655
340
5,242
345

4,665
2,401
506
13,376
852

1,130
1,385
1,215
1,843
599

435
626
596
937
149

695
759
619
906
450

12
3
28
4
10

440
469
432
576
311

678
913
755
1,263
278

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

6,386
20,733
8,867
8,558
360

4,308
12,002
3,711
3,110
176

2,078
8,731
5,156
5,448
184

37
80
112
160
0

1,167
8,134
3,153
3,868
113

5,182
12,519
5,602
4,530
247

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

2,319
135
921
3,835
448

1,044
38
369
2,678
192

1,275
97
552
1,157
256

40
0
17
12
a

825
65
374
1,029
a

1,454
70
530
2,794
272

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

20,518
4,841
99,559
3,452
169

11,903
2,141
47,397
1,789
54

8,615
2,700
52,162
1,663
115

119
19
464
30
5

5,243
1,721
33,182
991
89

15,156
3,101
65,913
2,431
75

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

4,467
1,449
4,620
11,624
3,683

2,335
845
2,232
4,864
1,347

2,132
604
2,388
6,760
2,336

46
17
42
92
27

1,281
370
1,398
4,282
1,567

3,140
1,062
3,180
7,250
2,089

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

799
192
1,632
63,113
1,457

417
61
850
33,296
698

382
131
782
29,817
759

4
5
23
203
19

239
85
482
18,969
461

556
102
1,127
43,941
977

State or area
All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

(Continued)

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Noncitizens
Table 19.
By state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2005—Continued
Category

Age

State or area

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

181
6,375
13,549
142
4,236
59

61
4,015
5,706
74
1,486
27

120
2,360
7,843
68
2,750
32

5
41
133
a
53
0

83
1,372
4,526
a
1,884
23

93
4,962
8,890
87
2,299
36

18

13

5

0

5

13

Outlying area
Northern Mariana
Islands

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Paul Davies (202) 358-6277 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Noncitizens
Table 20.
By region and country of origin, eligibility category, and age, December 2005
Age

Category
Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

All areas

680,397

344,166

336,231

3,439

215,508

461,450

Latin America
Mexico
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Other

347,364
169,818
53,609
42,047
81,890

174,814
85,871
28,021
15,514
45,408

172,550
83,947
25,588
26,533
36,482

1,537
390
394
382
371

117,184
55,559
16,988
19,208
25,429

228,643
113,869
36,227
22,457
56,090

Africa
Somalia
Cape Verde Islands
Ethiopia
Other

13,073
3,797
893
2,029
6,354

5,622
1,641
572
718
2,691

7,451
2,156
321
1,311
3,663

415
130
3
29
253

5,666
1,637
259
1,040
2,730

6,992
2,030
631
960
3,371

206,562
43,456
29,310
22,008
18,559
93,229

108,562
17,203
24,507
4,715
14,029
48,108

98,000
26,253
4,803
17,293
4,530
45,121

770
124
20
72
40
514

60,263
16,027
2,120
12,359
3,011
26,746

145,529
27,305
27,170
9,577
15,508
65,969

Middle East
Lebanon
Syria
Turkey
Other

12,167
2,913
2,213
1,314
5,727

5,833
1,444
1,024
876
2,489

6,334
1,469
1,189
438
3,238

87
3
9
7
68

3,143
664
542
160
1,777

8,937
2,246
1,662
1,147
3,882

Former Soviet Republics

55,421

29,318

26,103

332

12,382

42,707

Europe
Portugal
Former Yugoslavia
Great Britain
Poland
Other

32,807
4,117
7,386
3,349
3,187
14,768

14,618
2,370
2,635
1,309
1,753
6,551

18,189
1,747
4,751
2,040
1,434
8,217

240
5
128
25
8
74

12,096
1,200
3,326
1,489
943
5,138

20,471
2,912
3,932
1,835
2,236
9,556

Other areas

6,433

2,346

4,087

26

2,917

3,490

Unknown

6,570

3,053

3,517

32

1,857

4,681

Region and country of origin

Asia
Vietnam
China
Laos
Philippines
Other

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Paul Davies (202) 358-6277 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Noncitizens
Table 21.
By number of months between date of U.S. residency and date of SSI application, eligibility category,
and age, December 2005
Age

Category
Months
All recipients
0–11 a
12–23
24–35
36–47
48–59
60–71
72–83
84–119
120 and over
State conversions
Unknown

b

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

680,397

344,166

336,231

3,439

215,508

461,450

87,328
29,448
25,723
59,619
35,152
49,797
34,276
87,018
268,382

47,483
11,990
10,918
38,372
18,070
30,491
18,096
43,682
123,925

39,845
17,458
14,805
21,247
17,082
19,306
16,180
43,336
144,457

1,151
333
241
268
228
329
202
445
210

22,072
9,453
8,159
11,346
9,324
10,606
9,393
26,973
107,026

64,105
19,662
17,323
48,005
25,600
38,862
24,681
59,600
161,146

1,685

266

1,419

0

510

1,175

1,969

873

1,096

32

646

1,291

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Includes an estimated 3,070 persons whose records indicate that they applied in the same month that their residence began.
b. Persons who were converted in 1973 from the state Old-Age Assistance, Aid to the Blind, and Aid to the Permanently and Totally
Disabled programs to the SSI program.
CONTACT: Paul Davies (202) 358-6277 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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