Federally Administered Payments

Table 3.
Recipients, by age, December 1974–2006
Under age 18

Aged 18–64

Aged 65 or older

Year

Total

Number

Percentage
of total

Number

Percentage
of total

Number

Percentage
of total

1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979

3,996,064
4,314,275
4,235,939
4,237,692
4,216,925
4,149,575

70,900
107,026
125,412
147,355
165,899
177,306

1.8
2.5
3.0
3.5
3.9
4.3

1,503,155
1,699,394
1,713,594
1,736,879
1,747,126
1,726,553

37.6
39.4
40.5
41.0
41.4
41.6

2,422,009
2,507,855
2,396,933
2,353,458
2,303,900
2,245,716

60.6
58.1
56.6
55.5
54.6
54.1

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

4,142,017
4,018,875
3,857,590
3,901,497
4,029,333

190,394
194,890
191,570
198,323
211,587

4.6
4.8
5.0
5.1
5.3

1,730,847
1,702,895
1,655,279
1,699,774
1,780,459

41.8
42.4
42.9
43.6
44.2

2,220,776
2,121,090
2,010,741
2,003,400
2,037,287

53.6
52.8
52.1
51.3
50.6

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

4,138,021
4,269,184
4,384,999
4,463,869
4,593,059

227,384
241,198
250,902
255,135
264,890

5.5
5.6
5.7
5.7
5.8

1,879,168
2,010,458
2,118,710
2,202,714
2,301,926

45.4
47.1
48.3
49.3
50.1

2,031,469
2,017,528
2,015,387
2,006,020
2,026,243

49.1
47.3
46.0
44.9
44.1

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

4,817,127
5,118,470
5,566,189
5,984,330
6,295,786

308,589
397,162
556,470
722,678
841,474

6.4
7.8
10.0
12.1
13.4

2,449,897
2,641,524
2,910,016
3,148,413
3,335,255

50.9
51.6
52.3
52.6
53.0

2,058,641
2,079,784
2,099,703
2,113,239
2,119,057

42.7
40.6
37.7
35.3
33.7

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

6,514,134
6,613,718
6,494,985
6,566,069
6,556,634

917,048
955,174
879,828
887,066
847,063

14.1
14.4
13.5
13.5
12.9

3,482,256
3,568,393
3,561,625
3,646,020
3,690,970

53.5
54.0
54.8
55.5
56.3

2,114,830
2,090,151
2,053,532
2,032,983
2,018,601

32.5
31.6
31.6
31.0
30.8

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

6,601,686
6,688,489
6,787,857
6,902,364
6,987,845

846,784
881,836
914,821
959,379
993,127

12.8
13.2
13.5
13.9
14.2

3,744,022
3,811,494
3,877,752
3,953,248
4,017,108

56.7
57.0
57.1
57.3
57.5

2,010,880
1,995,159
1,995,284
1,989,737
1,977,610

30.5
29.8
29.4
28.8
28.3

2005
2006

7,113,879
7,235,583

1,036,498
1,078,977

14.6
14.9

4,082,870
4,152,130

57.4
57.4

1,994,511
2,004,476

28.0
27.7

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Table 4.
By type of payment, sex, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Category
Type of payment and sex

Total

Aged

Blind

Age
Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Number
All payments
Male
Female

7,235,583
3,145,335
4,090,248

1,211,656
385,355
826,301

73,418
33,331
40,087

5,950,509
2,726,649
3,223,860

1,078,977
707,388
371,589

4,152,130
1,818,993
2,333,137

2,004,476
618,954
1,385,522

Federal SSI
Male
Female

6,938,690
3,011,817
3,926,873

1,108,925
346,643
762,282

68,165
30,747
37,418

5,761,600
2,634,427
3,127,173

1,076,354
705,676
370,678

4,004,390
1,742,068
2,262,322

1,857,946
564,073
1,293,873

State supplementation
Male
Female

2,268,579
977,761
1,290,818

590,575
208,166
382,409

30,657
13,934
16,723

1,647,347
755,661
891,686

220,060
144,907
75,153

1,163,085
531,823
631,262

885,434
301,031
584,403

Total payments (thousands of dollars)
All payments
Male
Female

3,499,569
1,577,757
1,921,812

453,529
148,446
305,083

36,297
16,380
19,917

3,009,743
1,412,931
1,596,812

610,874
401,187
209,687

2,134,335
941,405
1,192,930

754,360
235,166
519,194

Federal SSI
Male
Female

3,130,803
1,414,866
1,715,937

351,915
110,304
241,611

29,133
13,139
15,994

2,749,754
1,291,422
1,458,332

592,877
389,424
203,453

1,936,436
845,805
1,090,630

601,490
179,636
421,854

368,767
162,892
205,875

101,614
38,142
63,472

7,164
3,241
3,923

259,989
121,509
138,480

17,997
11,762
6,235

197,900
95,600
102,300

152,870
55,529
97,341

State supplementation
Male
Female

Average monthly payment

a

(dollars)

All payments
Male
Female

454.75
467.69
444.84

373.05
383.93
367.99

488.42
484.08
492.03

471.00
479.35
463.95

541.85
542.66
540.29

470.64
468.86
472.03

375.10
378.60
373.54

Federal SSI
Male
Female

423.05
436.68
412.63

316.48
317.24
316.14

423.15
422.03
424.07

443.61
452.62
436.04

527.42
528.29
525.76

441.60
438.22
444.18

322.87
317.48
325.21

State supplementation
Male
Female

156.24
159.12
154.06

170.64
181.83
164.56

228.97
227.22
230.42

149.71
151.59
148.12

77.04
76.39
78.30

159.79
168.19
152.73

171.26
182.99
165.23

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Averages are not obtained simply by dividing the total dollars by the number of recipients. Averages exclude payments made in the
current month for prior-month eligibility, such as back pay for new awards, so that large retroactive payments do not distort the
averages.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Table 5.
By selected characteristics, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Age

Category
Characteristic

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Number
All recipients

7,235,583

1,211,656

73,418

5,950,509

1,078,977

4,152,130

2,004,476

Sex
Male
Female

3,145,335
4,090,248

385,355
826,301

33,331
40,087

2,726,649
3,223,860

707,388
371,589

1,818,993
2,333,137

618,954
1,385,522

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

5,839,694
339,340
910,855
135,711
9,983

1,092,446
98,792
...
19,248
1,170

62,020
4,267
5,395
1,693
43

4,685,228
236,281
905,460
114,770
8,770

138,529
41,025
884,931
14,016
476

3,858,961
186,093
25,924
73,082
8,070

1,842,204
112,222
...
48,613
1,437

Average monthly payment (dollars)
All recipients

454.75

373.05

488.42

471.00

541.85

470.64

375.10

Sex
Male
Female

467.69
444.84

383.93
367.99

484.08
492.03

479.35
463.95

542.66
540.29

468.86
472.03

378.60
373.54

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

452.08
407.59
549.63
34.02
232.67

374.32
417.41
...
36.60
25.00

492.60
471.47
593.23
35.91
...

469.70
402.27
549.37
33.59
336.50

587.21
396.40
549.43
35.47
...

481.27
405.37
556.69
33.25
...

380.95
415.30
...
34.79
232.67

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Alfreda Brooks (410) 965-9849 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Table 6.
Recipients, by type of representative payee, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

7,235,583

1,211,656

73,418

5,950,509

1,078,977

4,152,130

2,004,476

Without payee

4,583,571

1,167,108

53,821

3,362,642

816

2,735,703

1,847,052

With payee
Natural or adoptive parents
Spouse
Natural, adoptive, or stepchild
Grandparent
Other relative
Nonmental institution
Mental institution
Financial organization
Social agency
Public official
Other

2,652,012
1,526,939
58,551
97,909
102,678
360,664
129,038
76,674
3,418
130,864
15,186
150,091

44,548
344
1,987
18,933
35
10,673
6,382
1,097
42
2,083
489
2,483

19,597
11,708
222
657
643
2,422
1,298
730
15
1,063
79
760

2,587,867
1,514,887
56,342
78,319
102,000
347,569
121,358
74,847
3,361
127,718
14,618
146,848

1,078,161
880,777
50
397
73,278
76,264
6,292
2,646
169
20,013
1,368
16,907

1,416,427
644,240
49,384
49,974
29,340
241,758
97,207
67,538
3,071
100,748
11,641
121,526

157,424
1,922
9,117
47,538
60
42,642
25,539
6,490
178
10,103
2,177
11,658

Type of payee
All recipients

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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Table 7.
Recipients, by type of income, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Category
Type of income
All recipients

a

No other income
Earned income
Unearned income
Social Security benefits
Veterans' benefits
Income based on need
Workers' compensation
Support from absent parents
Pensions
Support and maintenance
Asset income b
Other c

Age

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

7,235,583

1,211,656

73,418

5,950,509

1,078,977

4,152,130

2,004,476

4,011,553

427,225

39,102

3,545,226

801,905

2,471,026

738,622

275,252

18,236

4,319

252,697

3,024

244,228

28,000

2,528,975
60,914
18,556
4,963
141,036
59,896
306,491
191,009
73,980

692,348
24,910
212
398
1
39,872
88,290
69,062
12,956

26,913
464
52
17
872
386
2,568
2,599
725

1,809,714
35,540
18,292
4,548
140,163
19,638
215,633
119,348
60,299

77,401
1,223
12,200
12
137,274
45
49,999
9,733
3,331

1,309,629
21,061
6,124
3,989
3,761
12,200
147,659
85,429
52,286

1,141,945
38,630
232
962
1
47,651
108,833
95,847
18,363

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. The sum of the entries may be greater than the total because some recipients may receive more than one type of unearned income or
both earned and unearned income.
b. Includes income received as rent, interest, dividends, and royalties.
c. Does not include income deemed from a spouse or parent.
CONTACT: Alfreda Brooks (410) 965-9849 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Table 8.
By receipt of Social Security, type of income, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Category
Type of income

Total

Aged

Blind

Age
Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Number
All recipients
With Social Security
No other income
Earned income only
Unearned income only a
Both earned and unearned
income a
Without Social Security
No other income
Earned income only
Unearned income only a
Both earned and unearned
income a

7,235,583

1,211,656

73,418

5,950,509

1,078,977

4,152,130

2,004,476

2,156,980
100,051
261,504

550,464
10,431
129,727

22,981
1,453
2,324

1,583,535
88,167
129,453

67,095
291
9,953

1,138,403
83,557
79,758

951,482
16,203
171,793

10,440

1,710

155

8,575

62

7,911

2,467

4,011,553
148,298
530,294

427,225
4,876
86,004

39,102
2,461
4,692

3,545,226
140,961
439,598

801,905
2,004
197,000

2,471,026
138,542
218,715

738,622
7,752
114,579

16,463

1,219

250

14,994

667

14,218

1,578

Average monthly payment (dollars)
All recipients
With Social Security
No other income
Earned income only
Unearned income only a
Both earned and unearned
income a
Without Social Security
No other income
Earned income only
Unearned income only a
Both earned and unearned
income a

454.75

373.05

488.42

471.00

541.85

470.64

375.10

224.83
228.99
196.30

219.14
213.06
180.95

259.75
250.79
232.27

226.30
230.58
211.53

403.22
354.47
352.82

217.51
230.71
209.74

221.04
218.16
181.43

220.56

197.08

251.99

224.88

297.03

224.60

206.47

595.33
480.95
495.76

603.88
437.47
531.35

640.42
495.30
552.29

593.80
482.20
488.20

573.50
486.51
471.07

601.06
482.63
499.93

599.88
449.56
530.21

426.96

372.63

480.47

430.49

398.73

433.08

383.27

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Includes recipients with in-kind unearned income.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Table 9.
Recipients, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Age

Category
Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

7,235,583

1,211,656

73,418

5,950,509

1,078,977

4,152,130

2,004,476

164,764
11,340
99,196
92,960
1,226,697

16,659
2,114
13,415
9,157
360,316

929
102
877
775
21,273

147,176
9,124
84,904
83,028
845,108

28,672
1,155
17,804
19,501
99,711

102,236
7,127
57,781
54,978
595,736

33,856
3,058
23,611
18,481
531,250

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

56,830
53,276
14,038
21,713
427,902

8,648
6,700
1,300
1,974
100,597

528
467
106
151
2,770

47,654
46,109
12,632
19,588
324,535

7,161
6,898
3,334
4,441
80,608

35,557
33,733
8,271
13,048
203,177

14,112
12,645
2,433
4,224
144,117

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

205,793
22,924
23,053
261,052
101,058

26,753
6,452
1,825
30,448
5,756

1,974
198
206
2,382
934

177,066
16,274
21,022
228,222
94,368

35,046
1,557
4,296
45,096
21,545

119,885
12,812
15,469
157,824
67,180

50,862
8,555
3,288
58,132
12,333

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

43,896
39,501
181,857
157,299
32,536

3,568
3,225
13,374
16,794
2,356

769
356
1,381
1,608
223

39,559
35,920
167,102
138,897
29,957

7,124
7,302
27,797
29,343
3,504

29,745
25,773
120,584
94,024
23,723

7,027
6,426
33,476
33,932
5,309

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

96,248
174,509
225,160
75,793
123,679

15,294
44,807
16,680
10,266
14,157

647
3,729
1,697
724
969

80,307
125,973
206,783
64,803
108,553

15,275
19,129
38,719
11,212
22,853

56,186
107,365
149,999
47,595
71,275

24,787
48,015
36,442
16,986
29,551

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

119,795
15,208
22,621
34,468
14,470

9,219
1,087
2,046
8,823
869

975
131
244
670
157

109,601
13,990
20,331
24,975
13,444

20,269
2,091
3,533
6,193
1,953

79,800
10,673
15,167
18,883
10,680

19,726
2,444
3,921
9,392
1,837

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

154,482
55,182
641,870
202,613
8,035

33,722
8,457
135,790
24,302
954

960
476
2,992
1,771
74

119,800
46,249
503,088
176,540
7,007

22,704
7,762
73,422
38,294
989

80,463
31,650
337,376
116,889
5,241

51,315
15,770
231,072
47,430
1,805

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

254,012
82,386
62,280
325,822
30,720

15,242
7,717
7,949
28,797
3,923

1,835
780
647
2,144
193

236,935
73,889
53,684
294,881
26,604

43,565
14,592
8,321
60,991
4,232

173,497
52,329
40,642
204,071
19,224

36,950
15,465
13,317
60,760
7,264

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

105,411
12,748
162,574
524,458
23,532

11,760
1,630
16,042
109,073
2,320

1,381
92
1,524
6,539
259

92,270
11,026
145,008
408,846
20,953

18,731
2,020
23,411
95,709
4,219

62,382
7,683
104,432
265,476
15,268

24,298
3,045
34,731
163,273
4,045

State or area
All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

(Continued)

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Table 9.
Recipients, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2006—Continued
Category

Age

State or area

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

13,457
139,313
118,946
77,987
93,549
5,786

1,122
20,512
15,009
4,020
8,110
406

89
1,254
921
576
905
42

12,246
117,547
103,016
73,391
84,534
5,338

1,723
22,810
15,217
8,936
17,111
861

9,228
81,496
76,419
56,945
60,661
4,083

2,506
35,007
27,310
12,106
15,777
842

784

120

12

652

235

389

160

Outlying area
Northern Mariana Islands

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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Federally Administered Payments
Table 10.
Average monthly payment, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
(in dollars)
Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

454.75

373.05

488.42

471.00

541.85

470.64

375.10

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

403.24
413.52
433.79
395.90
581.12

189.00
288.44
311.97
173.49
522.47

381.25
401.22
434.11
371.92
641.04

427.62
442.87
453.05
420.67
604.61

534.74
486.76
531.86
532.03
644.49

423.81
446.95
448.63
410.99
615.33

229.78
308.86
323.64
207.43
530.67

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

408.15
429.95
423.68
463.04
421.19

323.62
346.11
277.72
286.13
342.83

422.94
432.24
414.20
418.03
412.67

423.34
442.13
438.68
481.17
445.58

500.85
523.83
513.06
534.35
524.44

425.76
442.92
426.59
484.11
434.58

317.01
344.36
291.10
322.86
344.60

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

401.76
459.79
411.82
454.04
428.32

232.67
384.54
225.43
360.66
245.23

417.98
452.01
410.26
447.04
400.20

427.15
489.65
428.26
466.58
439.81

525.81
501.84
505.42
538.40
531.55

429.03
495.46
420.73
464.03
425.80

252.07
398.71
250.36
361.77
262.67

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

397.90
412.33
420.44
417.32
392.73

225.62
262.24
199.41
208.64
184.83

382.28
414.81
420.61
409.78
425.68

413.77
425.86
438.10
442.62
408.81

509.66
520.98
539.63
539.94
515.20

407.43
416.36
440.41
441.06
412.83

245.45
274.22
249.68
245.39
222.66

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

437.10
464.61
452.32
430.77
398.64

342.79
398.06
316.71
350.63
181.44

419.01
500.18
442.89
434.47
369.14

455.19
487.40
463.33
443.46
427.20

515.05
564.13
541.14
518.73
535.38

457.67
477.50
460.11
435.16
425.74

342.48
396.28
326.02
360.53
227.31

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

413.96
405.34
393.16
423.98
406.30

238.69
202.12
237.55
335.79
272.40

414.37
426.36
420.23
486.04
403.53

428.71
421.12
408.48
453.60
415.00

532.42
521.42
511.17
511.52
492.58

422.07
421.35
400.97
439.65
413.71

259.64
236.62
257.64
334.80
271.63

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

440.31
406.06
484.20
390.07
365.92

376.42
258.78
396.47
203.67
224.78

421.69
428.00
462.31
391.95
410.33

458.37
432.76
508.01
415.72
384.71

534.16
536.31
559.81
514.70
486.25

455.12
435.26
514.73
409.77
386.27

375.43
283.50
415.64
240.78
241.17

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

445.84
412.98
423.93
453.62
455.90

291.86
221.12
314.86
302.08
331.79

415.55
410.66
427.95
426.72
427.47

455.97
433.11
440.10
468.61
474.44

540.09
529.49
521.71
531.64
581.48

452.26
430.02
438.10
466.90
469.24

304.75
245.84
320.43
331.10
347.30

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

397.35
382.40
404.51
394.66
419.11

204.77
213.83
202.11
264.32
345.86

395.46
404.68
424.65
418.60
422.08

421.91
407.29
426.75
429.13
427.25

520.15
499.36
529.72
525.41
490.71

420.32
405.74
429.97
423.09
420.41

243.68
247.46
243.84
272.09
340.11

State or area
All areas

(Continued)

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Federally Administered Payments
Table 10.
Average monthly payment, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
(in dollars)—Continued
Category

Age

State or area

Total

Aged

Blind

Disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

411.23
405.57
449.06
428.57
419.83
392.96

211.78
293.39
392.36
194.90
260.35
176.37

406.71
405.89
441.75
421.00
425.39
430.12

429.49
425.18
457.41
441.44
435.10
409.43

562.75
510.48
518.16
529.96
526.60
492.58

426.84
423.56
457.13
448.36
425.45
409.79

250.27
295.56
388.30
260.97
282.72
213.19

Outlying area
Northern Mariana Islands

493.58

358.44

457.09

420.56

581.30

491.01

381.02

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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Table 11.
Recipients and their average income, by type of income and marital status, December 2006
Eligible individual
with no spouse
Average
income
Number (dollars)

Type of income
Total a

Eligible individual with eligible spouse

Eligible individual with ineligible spouse

Spouse

Individual

Individual

Spouse

Average
income
Number (dollars)

Average
income
Number (dollars)

Average
income
Number (dollars)

Average
income
Number (dollars)

6,354,180

...

283,280

...

283,280

...

308,410

...

308,410

...

3,584,600

...

143,400

...

153,330

...

184,440

...

135,560

...

2,769,580
With income
Earned income only
140,870
Unearned income only
2,510,580
Both earned and unearned
income
118,130

430
365
423

139,880
1,840
135,770

426
608
416

129,950
2,700
124,200

370
636
352

123,970
4,280
117,590

441
609
427

172,850
98,340
64,500

873
1,141
430

654

2,270

890

3,050

878

2,100

870

10,010

1,096

a

259,000
240,910
19,450

309
316
201

4,110
2,920
1,210

531
641
258

5,750
4,420
1,410

554
643
248

6,380
4,290
2,150

563
721
233

108,350
84,940
24,780

1,116
1,221
696

2,628,710
2,151,230
51,520
19,570
3,640

423
468
210
249
374

138,040
117,370
710
130
270

416
458
244
127
347

127,250
110,400
610
440
250

353
380
206
132
861

119,690
97,130
6,850
900
480

427
478
154
127
468

74,510
36,420
7,800
24,060
1,050

403
508
423
132
784

139,700
46,170
253,540
156,440
66,660

206
172
146
6
194

...
7,300
17,380
13,370
1,880

...
147
110
5
168

...
4,980
15,810
8,900
1,720

...
125
110
4
130

...
1,970
16,650
6,720
3,130

...
150
129
11
227

...
2,510
770
4,320
6,810

...
304
138
23
476

No other income

With earned income
Wages
Self-employment income
With unearned income a
Social Security benefits
Veterans' benefits
Income based on need
Workers' compensation
Support from absent
parents
Pensions
Support and maintenance
Asset income b
Other c

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 10 percent sample.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
a. The sum of the entries may be greater than the total because some recipients may receive more than one type of earned or unearned
income or both earned and unearned income.
b. Includes income received as rent, interest, dividends, and royalties.
c. Does not include income deemed from a spouse or parent.
CONTACT: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Federally Administered Payments
Table 12.
Recipients as a percentage of resident population, by state, December 2006
Recipients
State
United States

Resident population a
299,398,484

b

Number

Percentage of
resident population

7,235,583

2.4

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,599,030
670,053
6,166,318
2,810,872
36,457,549

164,764
11,340
99,196
92,960
1,226,697

3.6
1.7
1.6
3.3
3.4

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,753,377
3,504,809
853,476
581,530
18,089,888

56,830
53,276
14,038
21,713
427,902

1.2
1.5
1.6
3.7
2.4

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

9,363,941
1,285,498
1,466,465
12,831,970
6,313,520

205,793
22,924
23,053
261,052
101,058

2.2
1.8
1.6
2.0
1.6

2,982,085
2,764,075
4,206,074
4,287,768
1,321,574

43,896
39,501
181,857
157,299
32,536

1.5
1.4
4.3
3.7
2.5

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

5,615,727
6,437,193
10,095,643
5,167,101
2,910,540

96,248
174,509
225,160
75,793
123,679

1.7
2.7
2.2
1.5
4.2

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,842,713
944,632
1,768,331
2,495,529
1,314,895

119,795
15,208
22,621
34,468
14,470

2.1
1.6
1.3
1.4
1.1

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

8,724,560
1,954,599
19,306,183
8,856,505
635,867

154,482
55,182
641,870
202,613
8,035

1.8
2.8
3.3
2.3
1.3

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

11,478,006
3,579,212
3,700,758
12,440,621
1,067,610

254,012
82,386
62,280
325,822
30,720

2.2
2.3
1.7
2.6
2.9

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,321,249
781,919
6,038,803
23,507,783
2,550,063

105,411
12,748
162,574
524,458
23,532

2.4
1.6
2.7
2.2
0.9

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

(Continued)

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Federally Administered Payments
Table 12.
Recipients as a percentage of resident population, by state, December 2006—Continued
Recipients
State

Resident population a

Number

Percentage of
resident population

623,908
7,642,884
6,395,798
1,818,470
5,556,506
515,004

13,457
139,313
118,946
77,987
93,549
5,786

2.2
1.8
1.9
4.3
1.7
1.1

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

SOURCES: U.S. Census Bureau and Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record
format), 100 percent data.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2006, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.
b. Excludes 782 recipients in the Northern Mariana Islands.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

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Federally Administered Payments
Table 13.
Foreign-born recipients, by region, country of origin, eligibility category, and age, December 2006
Age

Category
Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

All areas

1,568,503

759,018

809,485

17,875

507,823

1,042,805

North America
U.S. territories
Puerto Rico
Other a
Other

189,357
181,062
175,869
5,193
8,295

27,112
24,866
24,223
643
2,246

162,245
156,196
151,646
4,550
6,049

10,942
10,701
10,066
635
241

116,345
111,691
108,384
3,307
4,654

62,070
58,670
57,419
1,251
3,400

Latin America
Mexico
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Other

595,258
263,435
98,345
68,981
164,497

302,909
131,899
54,412
25,013
91,585

292,349
131,536
43,933
43,968
72,912

2,585
807
396
568
814

186,332
83,132
24,415
29,923
48,862

406,341
179,496
73,534
38,490
114,821

Africa
Somalia
Cape Verde Islands
Ethiopia
Other

23,841
5,636
1,468
3,156
13,581

10,202
2,383
940
1,101
5,778

13,639
3,253
528
2,055
7,803

602
153
6
36
407

10,448
2,497
424
1,647
5,880

12,791
2,986
1,038
1,473
7,294

498,796
105,078
79,439
34,086
70,552
209,641

298,559
46,067
67,963
7,070
57,446
120,013

200,237
59,011
11,476
27,016
13,106
89,628

1,464
178
87
86
154
959

120,310
34,105
5,274
19,118
8,702
53,111

377,022
70,795
74,078
14,882
61,696
155,571

38,138
9,309
6,895
3,579
18,355

17,472
4,427
3,125
2,207
7,713

20,666
4,882
3,770
1,372
10,642

351
22
16
19
294

10,880
2,271
1,608
580
6,421

26,907
7,016
5,271
2,980
11,640

130,932

66,447

64,485

568

25,131

105,233

84,750
7,656
6,559
8,269
8,048
11,315
42,903

33,399
4,290
2,826
2,623
4,739
4,077
14,844

51,351
3,366
3,733
5,646
3,309
7,238
28,059

1,187
13
49
116
22
119
868

35,381
2,204
2,316
4,294
1,946
4,826
19,795

48,182
5,439
4,194
3,859
6,080
6,370
22,240

7,431

2,918

4,513

176

2,996

4,259

Region and country of origin

Asia
Vietnam
China
Laos
Philippines
Other
Middle East
Lebanon
Syria
Turkey
Other
Former Soviet Republics
Europe
Portugal
Italy
United Kingdom
Poland
Former Yugoslavia
Other
Other or unknown areas

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
NOTE: Foreign-born means born in an area not served by the Supplemental Security Income program.
a. Includes American Samoa, Guam, and Virgin Islands.
CONTACT: Alfreda Brooks (410) 965-9849 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

34 ♦ SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006