Louisiana

Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of
payments, by county, December 2006

Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

157,984

16,826

141,158

29,557

94,445

33,982

54,535

69,639

Acadia
Allen
Ascension
Assumption
Avoyelles

2,751
928
2,115
1,148
2,948

329
104
183
126
398

2,422
824
1,932
1,022
2,550

372
114
462
213
451

1,663
576
1,267
671
1,672

716
238
386
264
825

1,112
389
693
437
1,200

1,124
374
965
507
1,174

Beauregard
Bienville
Bossier
Caddo
Calcasieu

961
843
2,633
10,885
5,010

105
150
303
1,307
439

856
693
2,330
9,578
4,571

138
136
575
2,558
945

597
436
1,546
6,076
3,131

226
271
512
2,251
934

375
339
845
3,484
1,636

400
341
1,109
4,862
2,184

471
115
675
924
1,292

76
15
96
161
189

395
100
579
763
1,103

55
15
91
182
209

263
73
390
464
745

153
27
194
278
338

190
50
280
378
493

175
49
284
394
560

1,382
13,591
666
945
2,573

224
1,068
98
122
221

1,158
12,523
568
823
2,352

242
3,342
95
130
279

748
7,929
372
560
1,602

392
2,320
199
255
692

519
4,047
262
327
999

641
6,370
282
370
1,110

1,366
765
3,091
1,537
592

255
77
320
149
84

1,111
688
2,771
1,388
508

208
93
524
250
71

680
501
1,944
962
349

478
171
623
325
172

550
291
1,151
524
228

535
302
1,352
659
232

12,176
1,129
5,385
3,081
486

1,427
124
543
242
52

10,749
1,005
4,842
2,839
434

2,479
178
945
677
50

7,165
659
3,292
1,943
317

2,532
292
1,148
461
119

3,855
462
1,989
920
191

5,655
463
2,357
1,489
186

Lincoln
Livingston
Madison
Morehouse
Natchitoches

1,296
2,463
799
1,735
2,002

153
189
109
217
286

1,143
2,274
690
1,518
1,716

238
422
175
315
329

761
1,641
429
971
1,126

297
400
195
449
547

421
848
262
608
719

552
1,098
349
738
878

Orleans
Ouachita
Plaquemines
Pointe Coupee
Rapides

9,916
5,681
513
1,134
6,687

1,019
561
57
151
540

8,897
5,120
456
983
6,147

1,933
1,284
65
199
1,257

6,000
3,310
331
608
4,251

1,983
1,087
117
327
1,179

3,141
1,773
163
395
2,174

4,745
2,493
217
499
2,705

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
Lafayette
Lafourche
La Salle

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

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

(Continued)

SSI Recipients by State and County, 2006 ♦ 39

Louisiana
Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of
payments, by county, December 2006—Continued

Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Red River
Richland
Sabine
St. Bernard
St. Charles

533
1,139
1,027
639
1,181

71
206
108
44
102

462
933
919
595
1,079

75
170
116
112
304

320
617
651
440
666

138
352
260
87
211

176
425
388
201
341

241
433
419
305
548

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

1,056
724
1,776
5,808
1,862

117
75
116
658
295

939
649
1,660
5,150
1,567

158
128
492
746
214

633
439
1,037
3,447
1,079

265
157
247
1,615
569

382
256
559
2,310
835

484
356
839
2,487
746

St. Mary
St. Tammany
Tangipahoa
Tensas
Terrebonne

2,465
4,117
5,148
465
4,489

222
384
428
88
292

2,243
3,733
4,720
377
4,197

442
790
809
55
1,046

1,556
2,546
3,310
265
2,799

467
781
1,029
145
644

897
1,462
1,822
187
1,424

1,129
1,806
2,224
197
2,067

Union
Vermilion
Vernon
Washington
Webster

853
1,821
1,163
2,922
1,799

146
265
109
247
268

707
1,556
1,054
2,675
1,531

152
209
193
393
296

456
1,147
731
1,924
1,014

245
465
239
605
489

353
736
391
1,078
722

343
766
486
1,267
760

766
560
363
618

87
110
49
70

679
450
314
548

124
75
60
102

482
299
208
358

160
186
95
158

263
256
134
217

327
214
152
264

County

West Baton Rouge
West Carroll
West Feliciana
Winn

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

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

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Stella Coleman (410) 965-0157 or ssi.sc@ssa.gov.

40 ♦ SSI Recipients by State and County, 2006