Awards

Table 37.
All awards, by age of awardee, 1974–2006
Year

All ages

Under 18

18–64

Total

27,226,940

3,534,700

15,953,361

State conversions a

3,155,995

2,748

1,299,343

Federal applications
1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979

1,336,164
929,369
667,994
642,712
563,117
517,446

66,699
63,060
46,114
50,883
46,520
44,911

493,511
509,271
400,314
377,454
321,413
293,910

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

523,758
409,992
343,928
453,789
585,832

45,781
39,106
35,410
42,154
45,766

292,080
248,105
203,335
259,042
322,858

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

526,418
603,989
589,053
578,748
630,486

46,362
50,632
48,292
47,798
50,985

324,933
390,499
372,914
362,903
390,703

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

718,917
821,396
1,054,441
1,052,415
943,889

77,923
125,874
221,362
236,564
203,688

447,849
506,177
641,750
629,246
580,253

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

888,633
797,137
676,444
743,121
758,076

175,784
144,404
117,090
136,383
140,520

568,072
525,350
463,444
490,638
494,609

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

750,163
772,775
820,992
827,029
852,052

144,136
156,844
170,048
179,566
183,152

485,798
504,366
535,507
539,127
561,487

2005
2006

852,222
838,448

177,688
170,453

560,960
556,140

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

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

Awards

65 or older
7,738,879
1,853,904
775,954
357,038
221,566
214,375
195,184
178,625
185,897
122,781
105,183
152,593
217,208
155,123
162,858
167,847
168,047
188,798
193,145
189,345
191,329
186,605
159,948
144,777
127,383
95,910
116,100
122,947
120,229
111,565
115,437
108,336
107,413
113,574
111,855

d format), 100 percent data.

to the Permanently and Totally Disabled

Awards
Table 38.
Awards for children under age 18, by selected characteristics, 1998–2006
Characteristic

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

136,383

140,520

144,136

156,844

170,048

179,566

183,152

177,688

Age
Under 5
5–12
13–17

58,862
56,084
21,437

60,992
58,053
21,475

62,391
59,546
22,199

64,841
66,582
25,421

68,329
72,720
28,999

70,101
77,896
31,569

72,068
77,903
33,181

72,214
73,648
31,826

Sex
Male
Female

85,056
51,327

88,786
51,734

91,225
52,911

100,034
56,810

109,265
60,783

116,130
63,436

118,679
64,473

115,274
62,414

135,171
1,212

139,433
1,087

143,166
970

155,959
885

169,243
805

178,905
661

182,514
638

177,011
677

6,484

6,612

6,887

7,137

7,505

7,730

8,045

7,891

1,000

1,013

1,019

1,061

1,052

1,113

1,162

1,150

364
989

306
992

230
1,079

223
966

222
1,091

179
1,048

152
1,146

150
1,138

32,003
45,882
2,616

29,163
53,064
2,683

27,341
58,608
2,733

27,553
70,837
2,665

28,406
82,292
2,987

27,158
93,414
2,861

24,209
97,908
2,979

21,127
95,721
2,841

Blood and blood-forming
organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system

1,404
816
808
500

1,448
820
864
514

1,361
843
943
535

1,362
808
1,031
551

1,475
938
1,221
587

1,433
1,013
1,368
560

1,473
1,063
1,393
641

1,330
1,013
1,341
603

Musculoskeletal system
and connective tissue

1,307

1,329

1,378

1,483

1,405

1,262

1,219

1,199

Nervous system and
sense organs
Respiratory system

10,729
4,329

10,928
4,429

11,045
4,517

11,524
4,487

11,956
4,766

11,696
4,902

11,425
4,560

10,445
3,765

Skin and subcutaneous
tissue
Other
Unknown

136
18,614
8,402

142
20,090
6,123

138
21,046
4,433

149
21,299
3,708

179
20,307
3,659

164
20,150
3,515

212
22,020
3,545

251
24,339
3,384

5,124
11,046
14,448
36,502
25,324
16,211
5,135
2,791
16,102
3,696
4

5,632
12,378
14,863
38,350
22,978
16,607
5,984
2,717
16,918
4,090
3

5,713
12,548
15,072
39,423
23,527
17,204
5,871
2,668
17,471
4,637
2

5,770
12,943
17,712
42,069
26,272
19,472
6,174
3,086
18,552
4,791
3

5,829
13,795
18,071
43,229
29,047
24,808
6,748
3,274
20,048
5,199
0

6,375
14,198
19,455
45,719
29,896
28,346
6,571
3,208
20,504
5,294
0

6,467
15,302
20,534
43,032
29,784
31,126
7,093
3,230
21,015
5,568
1

6,517
15,140
20,662
40,206
28,871
31,123
6,627
3,340
19,700
5,499
3

Total

Citizenship status
Citizen
Noncitizen
Diagnostic group
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional,
and metabolic disorders
Infectious and parasitic
diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Mental retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—

SSA administrative region
Boston
New York
Philadelphia
Atlanta
Chicago
Dallas
Kansas City
Denver
San Francisco
Seattle
Unknown

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.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

percent data.

Awards

2006
170,453
71,202
69,746
29,505
109,800
60,653
169,881
572
8,065
1,144
143
1,061
18,123
91,640
2,820

1,293
943
1,492
548
1,235
10,536
3,604
271
23,894
3,641
6,766
14,145
19,485
38,025
27,149
30,603
6,626
3,560
18,559
5,534
1

Awards
Table 39.
Awards for adults aged 18–64, by selected characteristics, 1998–2006
Characteristic

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

490,638

494,609

485,798

504,366

535,507

539,127

561,487

560,960

Age
18–21
22–29
30–39
40–49
50–59
60–64

33,349
43,242
97,166
126,436
143,837
46,608

35,169
42,330
95,440
130,675
144,437
46,558

37,334
41,803
90,847
128,103
142,667
45,044

40,514
43,826
90,827
134,410
149,400
45,389

43,116
47,544
92,383
144,441
161,003
47,020

44,678
49,737
89,885
145,735
162,774
46,318

46,187
51,870
89,554
151,181
174,696
47,999

45,760
51,020
84,462
149,549
181,797
48,372

Sex
Men
Women

233,157
257,481

234,863
259,746

234,493
251,305

245,214
259,152

261,617
273,890

265,340
273,787

278,548
282,939

279,984
280,976

Citizenship status
Citizen
Noncitizen

453,432
37,206

458,839
35,770

451,433
34,365

471,664
32,702

502,085
33,422

507,578
31,549

530,962
30,525

531,177
29,783

815

864

1,224

1,682

1,796

2,033

2,094

2,016

28,169

28,447

13,867

14,642

15,929

15,928

17,340

17,729

14,520
15,105

13,700
15,559

13,251
16,087

12,680
16,914

11,987
17,965

11,044
17,998

10,937
19,054

10,430
19,289

33,738
129,917
25,746

35,680
140,051
26,220

35,736
149,713
26,648

35,628
161,305
27,294

35,953
171,307
28,559

34,739
175,632
28,230

34,875
181,605
30,285

32,787
179,750
31,520

Blood and blood-forming
organs
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Genitourinary system

1,340
41,457
7,960
9,137

1,345
41,040
8,986
9,335

1,405
42,933
9,781
9,775

1,501
44,776
10,258
10,018

1,563
47,318
11,741
9,976

1,631
46,432
11,717
10,289

1,691
47,897
12,394
10,761

1,704
48,723
12,358
10,987

Musculoskeletal system
and connective tissue

59,044

64,522

70,640

77,062

86,037

87,628

95,560

98,672

Nervous system and
sense organs
Respiratory system

29,191
16,435

29,690
16,881

30,787
17,509

32,268
17,820

34,846
18,970

34,829
19,230

36,677
19,838

36,408
19,715

Skin and subcutaneous
tissue
Other
Unknown

813
492
76,759

844
513
60,932

828
699
44,915

959
908
38,651

1,020
1,021
39,519

1,002
1,045
39,720

1,097
1,105
38,277

1,131
1,073
36,668

24,727
48,686
50,605
123,994
71,730
55,565
19,714
9,538
70,056
16,018
5

24,520
51,723
51,096
121,971
67,440
57,331
20,381
9,167
73,092
17,878
10

24,592
49,049
50,888
119,635
65,853
56,170
20,632
8,785
72,043
18,139
12

23,813
47,871
53,161
122,818
69,741
64,953
20,953
9,782
72,206
19,063
5

24,536
46,791
52,489
126,532
77,152
77,499
21,088
10,643
78,399
20,372
6

25,572
43,394
54,633
128,596
78,576
77,367
20,881
10,100
79,937
20,069
2

26,740
48,699
57,146
127,302
82,084
80,786
24,005
10,578
83,848
20,291
8

27,558
48,458
57,654
126,280
82,844
82,819
22,795
11,708
79,844
20,996
4

Total

Diagnostic group
Congenital anomalies
Endocrine, nutritional,
and metabolic disorders
Infectious and parasitic
diseases
Injuries
Mental disorders
Mental retardation
Other
Neoplasms
Diseases of the—

SSA administrative region
Boston
New York
Philadelphia
Atlanta
Chicago
Dallas
Kansas City
Denver
San Francisco
Seattle
Unknown

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.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

percent data.

Awards

2006
556,140
44,743
49,888
80,163
147,433
186,544
47,369
279,779
276,361
527,811
28,329
2,164
18,266
10,036
19,917
30,506
172,390
32,267

1,708
48,217
12,170
11,539
101,922
36,520
19,204
1,224
1,057
37,033
28,593
47,419
58,530
125,147
84,075
82,337
22,570
12,239
74,359
20,868
3

Awards
Table 40.
Awards for adults aged 65 or older, by selected characteristics, 1998–2006
Characteristic

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

116,100

122,947

120,229

111,565

115,437

108,336

107,413

113,574

Age
65
66–69
70–74
75–79
80 or older

34,805
29,176
21,826
14,035
16,258

35,284
31,981
23,860
15,241
16,581

34,979
31,433
23,607
14,667
15,543

32,702
29,710
21,731
13,162
14,260

32,787
31,284
23,148
13,630
14,588

31,843
29,126
21,297
12,583
13,487

31,007
28,998
21,613
12,652
13,143

32,142
30,659
22,993
13,703
14,077

Sex
Men
Women

40,634
75,466

43,532
79,415

43,258
76,971

40,307
71,258

42,254
73,183

40,621
67,715

40,810
66,603

43,220
70,354

Citizenship status
Citizen
Noncitizen

81,686
34,414

85,686
37,261

85,801
34,428

80,375
31,190

82,032
33,405

80,397
27,939

81,053
26,360

83,704
29,870

SSA administrative region
Boston
New York
Philadelphia
Atlanta
Chicago
Dallas
Kansas City
Denver
San Francisco
Seattle
Unknown

4,921
16,407
8,714
22,529
9,405
13,276
2,328
1,675
33,900
2,944
1

4,980
17,367
9,513
22,462
9,613
14,862
2,385
1,673
36,818
3,271
3

4,917
17,460
9,129
22,191
9,291
14,428
2,497
1,914
35,175
3,223
4

4,370
16,374
8,303
20,686
8,514
13,844
2,062
1,654
32,766
2,989
3

4,126
15,638
7,898
22,941
8,188
14,240
1,991
1,670
35,816
2,928
1

4,134
14,321
7,474
19,664
8,050
13,238
1,868
1,726
34,429
3,430
2

4,033
14,379
7,365
18,353
8,429
12,871
1,917
1,653
35,393
3,020
0

4,225
18,060
6,941
21,873
8,544
12,149
1,920
1,745
35,086
3,029
2

Total

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.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

percent data.

Awards

2006
111,855
31,471
29,814
23,008
13,559
14,003
42,782
69,073
85,241
26,614
4,228
17,072
6,877
20,354
8,868
12,064
1,961
1,761
35,676
2,993
1

Awards
Table 41.
All awards, by state or other area and age of awardee, 2006
State or area

Total

Under 18

18–64

838,448

170,453

556,140

19,440
1,703
12,028
12,703
107,864

3,746
288
2,705
3,295
14,456

14,590
1,213
8,072
8,705
60,572

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

7,632
6,791
1,933
3,160
51,932

1,447
1,121
533
690
10,895

5,272
4,996
1,287
2,236
30,236

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

23,398
2,943
3,606
28,051
14,429

4,693
260
856
6,446
3,336

16,435
2,021
2,496
18,804
10,439

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

5,517
5,712
18,595
17,644
3,846

1,300
1,383
4,210
4,311
634

3,765
3,970
13,259
11,975
3,004

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

12,983
20,843
26,219
10,626
12,420

2,626
3,568
5,915
2,185
2,975

8,942
14,573
18,524
7,187
8,571

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

16,692
2,328
3,236
5,666
2,961

3,299
446
644
1,098
446

12,497
1,716
2,338
3,661
2,424

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

18,996
6,940
59,640
25,795
1,136

3,657
1,422
10,488
5,553
220

11,875
4,810
35,544
18,242
795

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

29,002
11,783
7,821
40,275
3,337

6,322
2,633
1,487
10,632
649

21,015
8,414
5,329
26,709
2,255

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

11,804
1,663
20,142
75,934
3,919

2,509
433
3,444
18,942
862

8,438
1,029
15,376
48,433
2,743

All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Outlying area
Northern Mariana Islands

1,809
18,573
16,265
7,968
11,765
882

348
3,568
2,903
1,436
2,945
152

1,341
13,165
11,830
6,191
8,106
684

93

40

33

5

1

3

Unknown

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.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

Awards

65 or older
111,855
1,104
202
1,251
703
32,836
913
674
113
234
10,801
2,270
662
254
2,801
654
452
359
1,126
1,358
208
1,415
2,702
1,780
1,254
874
896
166
254
907
91
3,464
708
13,608
2,000
121
1,665
736
1,005
2,934
433
857
201
1,322
8,559
314

d format), 100 percent data.

120
1,840
1,532
341
714
46
20
1

Awards
Table 42.
All persons awarded SSI, by year of first award and age, 1974–2006
Year

All ages

Under 18

18–64

Total

24,586,221

3,330,281

14,311,402

State conversions a

3,155,607

2,738

1,299,165

Federal applications
1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979

1,324,931
916,824
638,206
580,829
494,509
448,824

66,062
62,545
45,118
47,675
43,348
41,464

488,386
503,780
385,832
347,409
287,797
259,149

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

449,437
348,666
285,142
357,797
481,215

42,142
35,365
31,495
37,757
41,506

253,629
214,339
172,443
214,397
272,933

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

445,951
520,771
508,760
501,869
549,240

41,950
45,864
43,918
43,596
46,472

279,275
342,655
327,890
319,120
344,526

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

634,462
737,339
966,873
968,268
862,977

72,072
118,676
214,273
229,701
197,343

398,648
455,676
586,317
576,355
528,799

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

810,367
723,977
602,946
660,324
667,305

169,897
138,753
111,728
129,876
132,280

516,967
476,698
411,199
431,784
430,624

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004

653,066
670,146
711,763
713,787
734,909

133,967
144,852
157,313
166,188
169,985

417,225
430,838
456,779
457,638
476,287

2005
2006

735,530
723,604

165,380
158,982

475,538
471,305

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
NOTE: Data include only the first award for each person.
a. 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: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.asr@ssa.gov.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2006/

Awards

65 or older
6,944,538
1,853,704
770,483
350,499
207,256
185,745
163,364
148,211
153,666
98,962
81,204
105,643
166,776
124,726
132,252
136,952
139,153
158,242
163,742
162,987
166,283
162,212
136,835
123,503
108,526
80,019
98,664
104,401
101,874
94,456
97,671
89,961
88,637
94,612
93,317

d format), 100 percent data.

to the Permanently and Totally Disabled