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

South 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

105,693

13,872

91,821

17,721

61,098

26,874

42,472

41,044

Abbeville
Aiken
Allendale
Anderson
Bamberg

582
3,618
752
3,428
738

106
338
105
385
124

476
3,280
647
3,043
614

72
672
139
618
83

318
2,207
398
2,087
412

192
739
215
723
243

256
1,219
293
1,470
310

220
1,504
307
1,385
274

Barnwell
Beaufort
Berkeley
Calhoun
Charleston

1,110
1,845
2,421
464
8,138

132
258
317
91
903

978
1,587
2,104
373
7,235

199
352
387
45
1,472

619
1,049
1,458
255
4,762

292
444
576
164
1,904

414
704
950
218
3,027

440
745
1,005
158
3,239

Cherokee
Chester
Chesterfield
Clarendon
Colleton

1,179
948
1,633
1,689
1,922

153
122
253
306
219

1,026
826
1,380
1,383
1,703

164
182
220
213
273

740
534
927
888
1,191

275
232
486
588
458

502
385
747
769
753

435
369
612
613
786

Darlington
Dillon
Dorchester
Edgefield
Fairfield

2,640
1,843
1,979
684
842

391
289
227
96
141

2,249
1,554
1,752
588
701

431
264
303
93
125

1,440
966
1,222
386
443

769
613
454
205
274

1,064
826
726
294
367

1,053
696
760
252
308

Florence
Georgetown
Greenville
Greenwood
Hampton

5,753
1,665
7,520
1,610
1,066

910
198
858
215
161

4,843
1,467
6,662
1,395
905

866
280
1,364
284
137

3,164
967
4,618
941
604

1,723
418
1,538
385
325

2,372
682
2,968
666
467

2,163
593
3,036
615
389

Horry
Jasper
Kershaw
Lancaster
Laurens

4,399
592
1,404
1,314
1,937

548
94
214
158
183

3,851
498
1,190
1,156
1,754

740
92
227
263
328

2,536
329
798
747
1,231

1,123
171
379
304
378

2,003
260
581
520
767

1,677
231
515
496
728

Lee
Lexington
Marion
Marlboro
McCormick

997
3,011
1,837
1,718
326

218
300
319
286
51

779
2,711
1,518
1,432
275

152
579
248
242
36

464
1,856
965
922
182

381
576
624
554
108

471
1,116
843
790
150

348
1,198
675
641
115

Newberry
Oconee
Orangeburg
Pickens
Richland

1,000
1,150
4,353
1,496
7,388

153
152
777
154
752

847
998
3,576
1,342
6,636

165
149
600
257
1,602

547
698
2,386
945
4,306

288
303
1,367
294
1,480

470
531
1,860
617
2,456

361
401
1,662
622
2,939

522

74

448

83

287

152

210

203

County
Total,
South Carolina

Saluda

Spartanburg
Sumter
Union
Williamsburg
York
Unknown

6,129
4,106
918
2,184
2,748

641
626
103
388
376

5,488
3,480
815
1,796
2,372

1,056
667
158
298
530

3,749
2,245
545
1,144
1,559

1,324
1,194
215
742
659

2,294
1,643
370
955
1,084

2,424
1,604
367
810
1,035

95

7

88

11

61

23

32

34

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/