Table 1.

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

Age
18–64

65 or
older

SSI recipients
also receiving
OASDI

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

6,688,489

1,264,478

5,424,011

881,851

3,811,479

1,995,159

2,390,092

161,584
9,153
84,977
85,203
1,105,019

24,528
1,489
13,212
13,106
335,325

137,056
7,664
71,765
72,097
769,694

25,307
970
13,416
13,811
85,598

93,628
5,980
49,521
48,238
538,411

42,649
2,203
22,040
23,154
481,010

69,102
2,829
28,080
38,449
409,839

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

53,538
49,650
12,218
19,938
386,931

8,799
6,978
1,328
2,351
93,182

44,739
42,672
10,890
17,587
293,749

6,489
5,874
2,666
3,401
69,160

33,270
31,589
7,139
11,822
185,249

13,779
12,187
2,413
4,715
132,522

19,522
15,155
4,157
5,441
133,484

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

198,229
21,301
18,883
248,883
89,138

32,450
6,815
1,847
31,958
6,871

165,779
14,486
17,036
216,925
82,267

28,672
1,284
3,208
39,007
17,195

112,411
11,307
12,602
152,566
58,796

57,146
8,710
3,073
57,310
13,147

80,790
6,688
6,941
59,239
29,012

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

40,729
36,599
175,958
166,228
30,174

4,278
3,657
17,714
23,215
3,153

36,451
32,942
158,244
143,013
27,021

5,671
6,160
23,567
27,591
3,004

27,510
23,710
115,747
96,591
21,216

7,548
6,729
36,644
42,046
5,954

16,154
13,330
63,006
59,517
13,566

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

89,276
166,617
210,442
65,518
128,568

15,605
45,416
18,768
10,085
20,795

73,671
121,201
191,674
55,433
107,773

13,739
15,677
33,731
8,726
19,606

50,831
102,108
139,784
41,383
71,475

24,706
48,832
36,927
15,409
37,487

26,250
62,925
63,507
21,458
56,399

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

113,274
14,212
21,491
27,293
11,971

12,000
1,309
2,320
7,227
950

101,274
12,903
19,171
20,066
11,021

16,921
1,860
3,337
4,310
1,640

73,861
9,861
14,037
15,388
8,494

22,492
2,491
4,117
7,595
1,837

43,091
5,545
8,680
9,214
4,525

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

147,493
47,664
621,937
191,792
8,137

34,077
8,815
137,566
31,899
1,277

113,416
38,849
484,371
159,893
6,860

20,212
5,649
66,822
30,392
922

76,992
26,724
334,816
105,311
5,015

50,289
15,291
220,299
56,089
2,200

47,844
18,964
197,071
85,902
3,782

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

241,837
72,821
54,265
294,300
28,601

16,912
10,086
7,431
35,222
4,517

224,925
62,735
46,834
259,078
24,084

40,826
10,421
6,896
43,931
3,443

164,494
44,341
35,464
185,878
17,556

36,517
18,059
11,905
64,491
7,602

65,473
27,717
19,128
94,228
11,435

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

107,022
12,712
162,993
418,594
20,566

15,965
1,926
21,491
113,648
2,096

91,057
10,786
141,502
304,946
18,470

17,260
1,964
21,219
50,377
3,505

60,481
7,441
100,346
206,584
13,401

29,281
3,307
41,428
161,633
3,660

44,507
5,336
66,103
176,841
6,235

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

12,531
132,923
104,524
72,954
85,349
5,783

1,463
23,840
14,289
5,232
9,300
524

11,068
109,083
90,235
67,722
76,049
5,259

1,287
19,821
11,998
7,707
14,559
887

8,336
74,625
68,249
52,353
54,238
3,981

2,908
38,477
24,277
12,894
16,552
915

6,215
51,035
30,021
23,725
30,201
2,230

3

0

3

1

2

0

0

693

171

522

154

326

213

204

State or area
All areas
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

Unknown
Outlying area
Northern Mariana Islands

Under 18

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

1

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

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or older

2,839,520

400,762

2,438,758

456,196

1,745,532

637,793

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

62,079
3,654
34,256
30,877
578,241

4,212
368
3,564
2,013
152,651

57,867
3,286
30,692
28,865
425,590

12,914
464
6,683
7,084
50,328

40,523
2,620
21,382
19,628
309,467

8,642
570
6,191
4,165
218,446

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

20,809
20,094
4,847
8,620
154,033

2,405
2,134
307
579
27,726

18,404
17,960
4,540
8,041
126,306

3,108
2,975
1,316
1,804
35,177

13,954
13,423
2,943
5,504
78,748

3,747
3,696
588
1,313
40,108

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

73,741
9,409
7,339
106,159
36,015

6,332
2,426
354
10,201
1,416

67,409
6,982
6,984
95,958
34,599

14,216
657
1,578
20,319
8,602

47,197
5,532
5,127
67,686
24,520

12,327
3,220
634
18,155
2,893

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

15,148
14,082
68,562
65,217
11,033

827
835
3,168
4,390
481

14,321
13,247
65,395
60,827
10,552

2,695
3,112
11,844
14,292
1,495

10,875
9,376
48,708
41,810
8,440

1,579
1,594
8,010
9,115
1,097

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

37,733
72,799
90,515
25,721
46,500

4,563
15,510
5,039
2,820
3,469

33,169
57,290
85,476
22,901
43,031

6,939
8,655
17,495
4,340
9,924

23,502
47,491
62,709
16,956
28,975

7,292
16,653
10,311
4,425
7,601

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

44,268
5,550
8,023
11,190
4,755

2,356
237
471
2,127
201

41,912
5,313
7,552
9,063
4,554

8,571
900
1,651
2,139
798

30,797
4,146
5,498
6,808
3,553

4,901
504
874
2,244
404

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

62,310
18,453
290,765
68,233
2,660

11,460
2,010
50,865
5,652
240

50,850
16,443
239,900
62,581
2,421

10,487
2,947
35,540
14,669
435

35,027
11,698
170,997
41,777
1,776

16,797
3,808
84,228
11,787
449

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

101,594
27,981
22,489
130,648
12,370

4,145
1,909
2,024
9,569
1,349

97,449
26,073
20,465
121,079
11,021

20,739
5,306
3,477
23,488
1,965

71,423
18,854
15,716
87,949
8,045

9,432
3,822
3,297
19,211
2,359

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

39,435
4,470
61,087
150,094
8,375

2,862
336
3,749
26,330
639

36,572
4,134
57,338
123,764
7,736

8,466
940
10,581
25,206
1,656

24,709
2,849
41,745
86,510
5,639

6,259
681
8,762
38,379
1,080

4,756
49,232
48,057
29,867
32,854
2,208

277
5,807
5,265
912
2,034
82

4,479
43,424
42,793
28,955
30,820
2,126

669
9,615
6,329
3,909
7,188
422

3,442
29,934
33,005
22,968
21,811
1,618

645
9,683
8,723
2,990
3,855
168

1

0

1

1

1

0

310

62

247

84

145

80

State or area
All areas

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

2

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

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

County
Total, Connecticut

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

Amount of
payments
(thousands of
dollars)

49,650

6,978

42,672

5,874

31,589

12,187

15,155

20,094

Fairfield
Hartford
Litchfield
Middlesex
New Haven

10,444
16,434
1,247
1,193
14,611

2,062
2,457
123
107
1,694

8,382
13,977
1,124
1,086
12,917

1,060
2,037
104
97
1,878

6,113
10,107
943
858
9,567

3,271
4,290
200
238
3,166

3,072
4,908
451
404
4,337

4,200
6,739
477
453
5,970

New London
Tolland
Windham
Unknown

3,176
622
1,901
22

310
68
156
1

2,866
554
1,745
21

387
65
244
2

2,183
454
1,347
17

606
103
310
3

1,056
227
694
6

1,230
246
769
9

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

13

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

County
Total, Maine

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

Amount of
payments
(thousands of
dollars)

30,174

3,153

27,021

3,004

21,216

5,954

13,566

11,033

Androscoggin
Aroostook
Cumberland
Franklin
Hancock

3,204
2,982
4,814
715
763

250
479
485
65
104

2,954
2,503
4,329
650
659

386
198
442
98
81

2,294
1,943
3,465
502
503

524
841
907
115
179

1,402
1,593
2,077
305
369

1,227
965
1,819
268
264

Kennebec
Knox
Lincoln
Oxford
Penobscot

3,626
803
479
1,326
4,230

323
95
69
134
335

3,303
708
410
1,192
3,895

357
72
50
157
403

2,639
545
296
922
3,169

630
186
133
247
658

1,672
391
249
591
1,704

1,327
265
158
487
1,613

Piscataquis
Sagadahoc
Somerset
Waldo
Washington

427
401
1,679
966
1,146

52
43
144
105
175

375
358
1,535
861
971

44
41
170
123
70

281
280
1,210
641
742

102
80
299
202
334

179
181
723
391
563

159
148
626
368
390

York
Unknown

2,569
44

294
1

2,275
43

307
5

1,751
33

511
6

1,153
23

936
13

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

39

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

County
Total, Massachusetts

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

Amount of
payments
(thousands of
dollars)

166,617

45,416

121,201

15,677

102,108

48,832

62,925

72,799

Barnstable
Berkshire
Bristol
Dukes
Essex

3,578
3,725
18,793
151
20,414

697
709
5,343
49
5,600

2,881
3,016
13,450
102
14,814

310
407
1,405
6
2,053

2,508
2,548
11,648
92
12,344

760
770
5,740
53
6,017

1,684
1,653
8,604
82
7,384

1,440
1,551
7,707
51
9,104

Franklin
Hampden
Hampshire
Middlesex
Nantucket

1,841
20,971
2,143
24,522
37

302
3,904
382
8,051
6

1,539
17,067
1,761
16,471
31

226
2,859
239
1,688
4

1,283
13,899
1,484
14,279
27

332
4,213
420
8,555
6

791
7,454
942
9,479
15

760
9,662
885
10,333
14

Norfolk
Plymouth
Suffolk
Worcester
Unknown

8,393
8,684
34,643
18,515
207

2,969
2,024
11,269
4,059
52

5,424
6,660
23,374
14,456
155

541
835
3,278
1,811
15

4,642
5,632
19,394
12,197
131

3,210
2,217
11,971
4,507
61

3,243
3,528
10,695
7,299
72

3,461
3,690
16,071
7,980
94

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

41

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

County
Total, New Hampshire
Belknap
Carroll
Cheshire
Coos
Grafton
Hillsboro
Merrimack
Rockingham
Strafford
Sullivan
Unknown

Age

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

Amount of
payments
(thousands
of dollars)

Total

Aged

Blind
and
disabled

11,971

950

11,021

1,640

8,494

1,837

4,525

4,755

688
446
798
582
797

35
24
47
41
53

653
422
751
541
744

117
65
132
54
119

483
328
554
419
564

88
53
112
109
114

250
178
323
241
290

300
184
290
212
326

3,723
1,601
1,456
1,226
638
16

414
77
132
96
31
0

3,309
1,524
1,324
1,130
607
16

510
241
150
148
102
2

2,534
1,167
1,078
893
461
13

679
193
228
185
75
1

1,357
563
538
534
243
8

1,559
629
541
453
251
9

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

County
Total, Rhode Island
Bristol
Kent
Newport
Providence
Washington
Unknown

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

28,601

4,517

24,084

3,443

17,556

7,602

11,435

12,370

429
2,980
1,364
22,578
1,220
30

140
375
201
3,642
152
7

289
2,605
1,163
18,936
1,068
23

26
282
151
2,861
120
3

218
2,030
879
13,567
845
17

185
668
334
6,150
255
10

244
1,363
667
8,608
542
11

140
1,221
514
9,996
485
13

Amount of
payments
(thousands of
dollars)

SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001

73

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

County
Total, Vermont

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under
18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI

Amount of
payments
(thousands of
dollars)

12,531

1,463

11,068

1,287

8,336

2,908

6,215

4,756

Addison
Bennington
Caledonia
Chittenden
Essex

570
841
732
2,091
161

95
78
97
263
18

475
763
635
1,828
143

51
130
74
185
11

355
557
467
1,429
106

164
154
191
477
44

308
386
369
995
83

221
343
284
782
55

Franklin
Grand Isle
Lamoille
Orange
Orleans

1,122
101
418
546
855

158
24
51
81
106

964
77
367
465
749

87
17
39
55
60

733
49
267
341
575

302
35
112
150
220

574
51
221
289
413

407
36
169
192
318

Rutland
Washington
Windham
Windsor
Unknown

1,841
1,371
864
1,000
18

194
115
79
104
0

1,647
1,256
785
896
18

194
137
109
134
4

1,230
962
599
653
13

417
272
156
213
1

962
643
428
487
6

688
517
353
384
7

86 ♦ SSI Recipients by State and County, December 2001