Louisiana

Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits)
and amount of payments, by county, December 2004

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

169,547

19,591

149,956

30,889

100,542

38,116

58,552

71,105

Acadia
Allen
Ascension
Assumption
Avoyelles

2,816
927
1,736
1,040
2,782

387
112
182
126
432

2,429
815
1,554
914
2,350

329
119
352
202
393

1,703
555
1,017
587
1,547

784
253
367
251
842

1,188
390
575
397
1,156

1,092
387
742
406
1,122

Beauregard
Bienville
Bossier
Caddo
Calcasieu

988
827
2,212
10,329
5,103

116
171
287
1,383
501

872
656
1,925
8,946
4,602

115
126
477
2,288
880

633
404
1,261
5,706
3,175

240
297
474
2,335
1,048

412
356
714
3,450
1,712

404
328
894
4,368
2,046

457
130
622
858
1,164

81
19
109
182
205

376
111
513
676
959

52
19
74
159
184

253
81
354
406
641

152
30
194
293
339

192
58
268
360
470

175
47
242
370
505

1,259
11,450
689
885
2,595

253
1,048
112
114
259

1,006
10,402
577
771
2,336

207
2,408
102
109
264

621
6,909
373
521
1,621

431
2,133
214
255
710

511
3,448
264
293
974

531
4,942
277
329
1,070

1,297
714
2,912
1,474
577

261
82
335
149
92

1,036
632
2,577
1,325
485

179
93
491
255
63

640
457
1,790
886
329

478
164
631
333
185

529
285
1,124
496
224

471
263
1,223
607
216

13,735
1,056
474
5,079
2,794

1,529
133
62
619
265

12,206
923
412
4,460
2,529

2,992
152
49
819
565

8,167
613
284
3,029
1,754

2,576
291
141
1,231
475

4,081
453
204
1,895
878

5,970
391
198
2,095
1,250

1,224
1,920
832
1,784
1,942

164
182
150
257
324

1,060
1,738
682
1,527
1,618

209
306
164
294
277

712
1,257
422
975
1,067

303
357
246
515
598

429
678
306
616
748

490
803
332
725
803

26,654
5,297
887
1,088
6,306

2,597
633
103
153
573

24,057
4,664
784
935
5,733

5,716
1,125
118
167
1,095

15,785
3,028
572
575
4,000

5,153
1,144
197
346
1,211

8,439
1,713
248
386
2,063

11,885
2,220
336
433
2,470

492
1,135

82
242

410
893

76
154

267
587

149
394

164
447

197
395

County
Total, Louisiana

Caldwell
Cameron
Catahoula
Claiborne
Concordia
De Soto
East Baton Rouge
East Carroll
East Feliciana
Evangeline
Franklin
Grant
Iberia
Iberville
Jackson
Jefferson
Jefferson Davis
La Salle
Lafayette
Lafourche
Lincoln
Livingston
Madison
Morehouse
Natchitoches
Orleans
Ouachita
Plaquemines
Pointe Coupee
Rapides
Red River
Richland

Sabine
St. Bernard
St. Charles

986
1,898
1,025

106
155
91

880
1,743
934

106
355
251

618
1,235
593

262
308
181

363
615
303

385
866
443

St. Helena
St. James
St. John the Baptist
St. Landry
St. Martin

458
610
1,448
5,826
1,729

69
76
106
707
293

389
534
1,342
5,119
1,436

56
101
410
727
191

274
357
826
3,424
981

128
152
212
1,675
557

180
220
456
2,361
791

203
261
629
2,377
697

St. Mary
St. Tammany
Tangipahoa
Tensas
Terrebonne

2,398
3,881
5,541
431
4,226

219
356
506
96
293

2,179
3,525
5,035
335
3,933

441
763
845
43
918

1,483
2,408
3,523
234
2,707

474
710
1,173
154
601

829
1,338
1,919
178
1,348

1,011
1,614
2,293
176
1,877

Union
Vermilion
Vernon
Washington
Webster

786
1,720
1,118
2,954
1,796

148
262
124
293
277

638
1,458
994
2,661
1,519

131
184
169
375
302

402
1,072
680
1,939
994

253
464
269
640
500

341
702
401
1,082
704

295
682
469
1,227
711

629
548
313
606

73
130
52
83

556
418
261
523

92
67
49
86

396
271
168
346

141
210
96
174

195
267
124
219

252
195
114
244

78

10

68

9

47

22

22

34

West Baton Rouge
West Carroll
West Feliciana
Winn
Unknown

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, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_sc/2004/