Table 1.

Number of recipients by state or other area, eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits,
December 2003

Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

6,902,364

1,232,802

5,669,562

959,379

3,953,248

1,989,737

163,772
10,651
91,853
86,563
1,161,467

21,005
2,229
13,244
11,182
345,681

142,767
8,422
78,609
75,381
815,786

27,308
1,064
15,556
15,363
92,704

97,739
6,539
53,555
50,313
566,668

38,725
3,048
22,742
20,887
502,095

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

54,054
51,170
12,968
20,393
410,027

8,555
6,945
1,307
2,157
95,672

45,499
44,225
11,661
18,236
314,355

6,587
6,293
2,977
3,907
77,292

33,808
32,450
7,568
12,045
195,795

13,659
12,427
2,423
4,441
136,940

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

199,991
21,757
20,279
255,262
94,027

29,708
6,523
1,714
30,892
6,310

170,283
15,234
18,565
224,370
87,717

30,857
1,380
3,543
42,559
19,036

115,188
11,884
13,730
155,318
62,363

53,946
8,493
3,006
57,385
12,628

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

41,890
37,813
178,852
167,800
31,438

3,836
3,481
15,732
20,713
2,750

38,054
34,332
163,120
147,087
28,688

6,295
6,608
25,184
29,460
3,198

28,383
24,591
118,258
98,939
22,580

7,212
6,614
35,410
39,401
5,660

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

90,983
167,883
216,629
69,020
126,282

15,541
44,795
17,624
9,806
17,536

75,442
123,088
199,005
59,214
108,746

14,046
16,610
35,552
9,593
21,262

52,124
103,163
144,705
43,802
71,364

24,813
48,110
36,372
15,625
33,656

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

115,131
14,365
21,876
30,983
12,762

10,606
1,212
2,184
7,920
930

104,525
13,153
19,692
23,063
11,832

18,101
1,805
3,399
5,251
1,725

75,861
10,080
14,519
17,375
9,201

21,169
2,480
3,958
8,357
1,836

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

149,376
50,212
623,774
194,611
8,101

33,654
8,711
133,964
28,241
1,145

115,722
41,501
489,810
166,370
6,956

20,861
6,273
67,961
33,450
935

78,236
28,498
333,258
109,308
5,174

50,279
15,441
222,555
51,853
1,992

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

243,679
75,262
57,506
310,485
29,143

15,938
8,939
7,587
32,883
4,145

227,741
66,323
49,919
277,602
24,998

41,456
11,602
7,508
50,888
3,738

165,968
47,024
37,598
195,711
18,076

36,255
16,636
12,400
63,886
7,329

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

105,693
12,574
161,361
455,232
21,394

13,872
1,777
18,854
111,313
2,140

91,821
10,797
142,507
343,919
19,254

17,721
1,885
21,907
65,288
3,837

61,098
7,495
101,263
228,697
13,846

26,874
3,194
38,191
161,247
3,711

12,819

1,307

11,512

1,487

8,639

2,693

State or area
Total, United States
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

Vermont

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

133,731
109,056
75,257
88,750
5,665

22,183
14,192
4,700
8,823
484

111,548
94,864
70,557
79,927
5,181

20,351
13,105
8,207
15,415
822

76,567
71,006
54,468
57,112
3,926

36,813
24,945
12,582
16,223
917

734

159

575

166

366

202

8

1

7

1

6

1

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Recipients by State and County, 2003
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_sc/2003/

OASDI benefits,

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI
2,421,362
67,035
3,697
29,928
37,422
433,485
19,566
15,490
4,315
5,211
137,389
77,774
6,905
7,350
60,744
30,272
16,484
13,690
63,095
58,708
13,794
26,307
62,696
65,796
22,090
52,691
42,756
5,662
8,737
10,193
4,756
47,485
19,845
196,206
83,446
3,711
67,420
27,454
19,968
96,816
11,241
42,472
5,253
63,860
181,997
6,424
6,066

, 100 percent data.

49,948
29,616
24,057
31,638
2,198
202
1

Table 2.
Amount of payments, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2003
(in thousands of dollars)
Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

3,077,819

424,782

2,653,037

502,763

1,886,790

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

65,133
4,359
39,176
33,214
668,122

3,708
607
3,796
1,751
174,809

61,424
3,752
35,380
31,462
493,313

14,114
490
7,973
7,826
58,146

42,815
2,975
24,451
21,473
354,833

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

21,725
21,730
5,291
9,358
167,804

2,488
2,224
320
568
29,930

19,237
19,507
4,971
8,790
137,874

3,190
3,161
1,482
2,066
38,998

14,615
14,619
3,183
5,986
85,510

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

78,971
9,969
8,208
112,523
39,653

6,122
2,413
351
10,312
1,404

72,849
7,556
7,858
102,211
38,249

15,642
677
1,714
22,199
9,616

51,009
6,037
5,819
71,272
27,064

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

15,874
15,253
73,325
67,762
12,144

773
825
2,899
4,037
435

15,101
14,428
70,426
63,725
11,710

3,030
3,269
13,038
15,280
1,559

11,259
10,342
52,108
43,585
9,485

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

39,451
75,932
96,111
28,272
49,430

4,859
16,144
5,056
2,938
3,041

34,593
59,788
91,055
25,334
46,389

7,153
9,139
18,595
4,743
11,220

24,537
49,504
66,783
18,678
31,034

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

47,263
5,722
8,616
13,167
5,125

2,222
222
474
2,450
231

45,041
5,500
8,143
10,717
4,893

9,166
876
1,662
2,601
793

33,204
4,328
6,041
7,979
3,878

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

64,767
19,758
296,228
73,628
2,908

11,798
2,079
51,080
5,225
228

52,969
17,678
245,148
68,403
2,680

10,663
3,244
36,884
16,389
433

36,562
12,505
171,887
45,832
2,043

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

106,446
30,383
24,109
141,233
13,111

4,153
1,789
2,167
9,340
1,291

102,293
28,594
21,943
131,893
11,821

21,372
6,075
3,683
27,100
2,171

75,159
20,611
16,810
94,204
8,554

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

41,044
4,632
64,865
171,311
9,027

2,589
330
3,446
26,981
675

38,455
4,302
61,418
144,330
8,351

8,786
916
11,078
32,874
1,813

26,270
3,006
45,331
98,344
6,056

5,046
52,201
49,018

250
5,814
5,143

4,796
46,388
43,875

784
10,120
6,599

3,652
32,223
33,535

State or area
Total, United States

Vermont
Virginia
Washington

West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Outlying areas
Northern Mariana Islands
Unknown

31,467
35,352
2,269

842
2,012
86

30,626
33,340
2,183

4,191
7,668
410

24,271
23,691
1,675

327

55

272

94

160

3

0

3

1

3

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Recipients by State and County, 2003
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_sc/2003/

er 2003
Age
65 or
older
688,266
8,204
895
6,752
3,914
255,143
3,921
3,950
626
1,307
43,295
12,320
3,255
676
19,051
2,973
1,585
1,641
8,179
8,897
1,101
7,761
17,289
10,733
4,851
7,176
4,893
518
913
2,587
454
17,543
4,009
87,457
11,407
432
9,915
3,697
3,616
19,930
2,387
5,988
711
8,455
40,093
1,157
610
9,859
8,884

t), 100 percent data.

3,006
3,992
183
73
0

North Carolina
Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits)
and amount of payments, by county, December 2003

Category

Age

SSI
recipients Amount of
also payments
receiving (thousands
OASDI of dollars)

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

194,611

28,241

166,370

33,450

109,308

51,853

83,446

73,628

Alamance
Alexander
Alleghany
Anson
Ashe

2,346
553
339
1,048
920

358
105
82
151
209

1,988
448
257
897
711

419
57
32
213
63

1,299
317
166
551
459

628
179
141
284
398

1,085
243
176
455
488

877
221
103
403
299

Avery
Beaufort
Bertie
Bladen
Brunswick

435
1,806
1,464
1,848
1,895

107
314
289
297
226

328
1,492
1,175
1,551
1,669

26
269
224
269
299

227
984
726
1,043
1,182

182
553
514
536
414

221
897
779
909
801

140
655
520
670
743

Buncombe
Burke
Cabarrus
Caldwell
Camden

4,564
1,825
1,819
1,375
130

618
232
213
172
29

3,946
1,593
1,606
1,203
101

492
243
399
220
17

2,928
1,139
1,003
844
81

1,144
443
417
311
32

1,983
731
763
561
66

1,773
656
656
544
44

Carteret
Caswell
Catawba
Chatham
Cherokee

1,116
789
2,191
677
914

156
157
320
114
193

960
632
1,871
563
721

131
71
349
100
75

699
429
1,290
368
493

286
289
552
209
346

522
402
872
334
475

426
286
800
218
308

Chowan
Clay
Cleveland
Columbus
Craven

543
301
2,681
3,777
2,546

101
65
326
532
359

442
236
2,355
3,245
2,187

86
27
451
616
444

288
165
1,628
2,066
1,446

169
109
602
1,095
656

259
157
1,120
1,798
1,061

195
113
1,051
1,447
944

Cumberland
Currituck
Dare
Davidson
Davie

7,614
259
253
2,261
525

692
39
26
237
88

6,922
220
227
2,024
437

1,673
59
39
437
73

4,524
146
167
1,369
293

1,417
54
47
455
159

2,599
109
102
893
256

3,136
108
102
859
183

Duplin
Durham
Edgecombe
Forsyth
Franklin

1,932
4,539
2,940
5,687
1,487

421
489
442
596
275

1,511
4,050
2,498
5,091
1,212

275
1,048
563
1,117
199

970
2,507
1,533
3,308
769

687
984
844
1,262
519

998
1,722
1,289
2,180
781

680
1,842
1,073
2,202
524

Gaston
Gates
Graham
Granville
Greene

4,049
327
331
1,386
706

420
72
62
287
177

3,629
255
269
1,099
529

647
39
26
194
131

2,635
168
193
682
312

767
120
112
510
263

1,595
166
184
651
366

1,668
111
96
461
234

Guilford

7,576

956

6,620

1,626

4,227

1,723

2,823

2,996

County
Total,
North Carolina

Halifax
Harnett
Haywood
Henderson

4,468
2,527
1,458
1,782

542
356
235
276

3,926
2,171
1,223
1,506

624
468
152
234

2,605
1,335
856
1,072

1,239
724
450
476

2,073
1,135
686
818

1,747
923
536
655

Hertford
Hoke
Hyde
Iredell
Jackson

1,486
1,048
250
2,075
663

281
159
67
273
159

1,205
889
183
1,802
504

247
214
30
423
66

747
537
110
1,178
345

492
297
110
474
252

695
417
144
875
349

565
451
81
782
208

Johnston
Jones
Lee
Lenoir
Lincoln

3,471
389
1,221
2,856
1,038

555
88
195
513
138

2,916
301
1,026
2,343
900

599
61
193
471
154

1,809
185
681
1,518
643

1,063
143
347
867
241

1,686
199
591
1,320
445

1,256
127
432
1,033
413

Macon
Madison
Martin
McDowell
Mecklenburg

748
806
1,281
1,064
10,470

168
211
262
133
1,545

580
595
1,019
931
8,925

69
53
212
114
2,130

400
373
598
658
5,756

279
380
471
292
2,584

398
416
687
469
3,279

244
275
448
361
4,268

Mitchell
Montgomery
Moore
Nash
New Hanover

612
794
1,406
3,047
3,745

146
114
226
532
358

466
680
1,180
2,515
3,387

33
121
209
544
637

317
437
806
1,542
2,418

262
236
391
961
690

324
388
641
1,492
1,538

195
296
477
1,082
1,443

Northampton
Onslow
Orange
Pamlico
Pasquotank

1,448
2,385
1,276
325
1,196

259
280
176
60
178

1,189
2,105
1,100
265
1,018

217
484
213
51
221

743
1,368
757
175
672

488
533
306
99
303

701
860
517
164
527

538
942
470
104
442

Pender
Perquimans
Person
Pitt
Polk

1,100
377
964
4,928
274

158
54
191
718
52

942
323
773
4,210
222

190
70
107
1,115
25

633
207
486
2,548
168

277
100
371
1,265
81

474
171
493
2,168
136

443
136
338
1,906
101

Randolph
Richmond
Robeson
Rockingham
Rowan

2,028
2,060
7,277
2,803
2,266

265
228
1,018
391
220

1,763
1,832
6,259
2,412
2,046

389
397
1,270
439
496

1,171
1,232
3,957
1,613
1,350

468
431
2,050
751
420

845
908
3,130
1,289
854

755
838
2,838
992
866

Rutherford
Sampson
Scotland
Stanly
Stokes

1,644
2,242
1,805
1,063
798

207
410
177
93
155

1,437
1,832
1,628
970
643

215
356
359
227
95

1,011
1,181
1,072
662
447

418
705
374
174
256

700
1,055
654
410
381

609
829
706
438
288

Surry
Swain
Transylvania
Tyrrell
Union

1,942
372
556
160
1,349

376
82
73
39
197

1,566
290
483
121
1,152

188
32
62
10
238

1,103
202
362
80
768

651
138
132
70
343

1,007
203
258
97
549

663
135
208
45
486

Vance
Wake
Warren
Washington
Watauga

2,327
8,202
1,086
663
638

252
1,220
218
62
132

2,075
6,982
868
601
506

531
1,748
132
108
45

1,304
4,325
552
416
365

492
2,129
402
139
228

939
3,069
553
241
316

938
3,249
393
272
219

Wayne
Wilkes
Wilson
Yadkin
Yancey
Unknown

4,359
1,946
2,812
724
677

610
329
471
156
189

3,749
1,617
2,341
568
488

866
181
444
89
40

2,429
1,131
1,525
380
329

1,064
634
843
255
308

1,786
964
1,309
391
359

1,566
676
1,011
251
240

60

9

51

4

34

22

31

28

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Recipients by State and County, 2003
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_sc/2003/