Blind and Disabled Recipients Who Work

Table 6.
Number participating in section 1619(a) or 1619(b) and others who work, by state or other area,
December 2006
Total

Section 1619(a)
participants

Section 1619(b)
participants

349,420

17,394

89,350

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

4,268
621
4,263
3,858
46,849

284
a
281
164
4,067

1,195
a
1,424
897
9,945

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

4,102
3,941
969
795
13,435

156
132
46
63
810

938
1,171
303
282
4,530

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

7,213
926
2,007
14,242
5,911

322
58
91
702
225

1,839
338
613
3,603
1,589

6,985
4,282
4,843
5,428
2,193

159
140
225
332
91

1,592
1,037
1,249
1,539
677

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

6,277
9,812
13,664
10,430
3,164

286
544
504
279
188

1,658
3,295
3,159
2,493
938

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

7,635
1,904
3,133
1,814
1,313

254
60
94
104
35

2,100
456
639
561
402

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

7,869
2,316
31,382
8,353
1,396

333
127
1,598
310
35

2,124
645
7,568
1,974
357

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

17,170
4,242
4,227
16,180
1,641

576
132
153
728
63

3,546
1,019
1,079
4,361
468

State or area
All areas

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah

4,859
2,114
5,352
15,027
2,517

153
44
223
737
100

992
508
1,360
4,131
690

Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

1,255
7,198
6,415
2,254
10,488
875

60
331
482
150
308
33

418
2,018
2,197
654
2,284
278

13

a

a

Outlying area
Northern Mariana Islands

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. Data are not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.workers@ssa.gov.

File available from:
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SSI Disabled Recipients Who Work, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_workers/2006/

Disabled Recipients Who Work

k, by state or other area,

Other recipients
who work
242,676
2,789
388
2,558
2,797
32,837
3,008
2,638
620
450
8,095
5,052
530
1,303
9,937
4,097
5,234
3,105
3,369
3,557
1,425
4,333
5,973
10,001
7,658
2,038
5,281
1,388
2,400
1,149
876
5,412
1,544
22,216
6,069
1,004
13,048
3,091
2,995
11,091
1,110

3,714
1,562
3,769
10,159
1,727

ct Record format), 100 percent data.

777
4,849
3,736
1,450
7,896
564
7

Blind and Disabled Recipients Who Work
Table 7.
Number and percentage who work and their average earnings, by selected characteristics,
December 2006

Characteristic

Number

Percent

349,420

100.0

3,246
33,863
85,238
76,904
73,613
49,920
14,163
12,473

0.9
9.7
24.4
22.0
21.1
14.3
4.1
3.6

Sex
Male
Female

186,840
162,580

53.5
46.5

Earned income a
Wages
Self-employment

329,457
21,565

94.3
6.2

76,736
16,384
43,182
32,460
26,021
22,472
21,173
17,684
12,951
11,662
7,874
60,821

22.0
4.7
12.4
9.3
7.4
6.4
6.1
5.1
3.7
3.3
2.3
17.4

177,891
151,486
2,402
201
16,300
14,592

50.9
43.4
0.7
0.1
4.7
4.2

Total
Age
Under 18
18–21
22–29
30–39
40–49
50–59
60–64
65 or older

Earnings (dollars)
65 or less
66–99
100–199
200–299
300–399
400–499
500–599
600–699
700–799
800–899
900–999
1,000 or more
Unearned income a
None
Social Security
Other pensions
Income based on need
Asset income
Other

Work incentives a
Section 1619(a)
Section 1619(b)
Plans to achieve self-support b
Impairment-related work expenses
Blind work expenses

17,394
89,350
409
5,650
2,370

5.0
25.6
0.1
1.6
0.7

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
NOTE: Includes section 1619(b) participants.
a. The sum of the entries may be greater than the total because some recipients may receive more than one type of earned or
unearned income or both earned and unearned income, or they may benefit from more than one work incentive provision.
b. Number of working recipients with a plan to achieve self-support (PASS). See Tables 14–17 for data on all recipients with a PASS.
CONTACT: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.workers@ssa.gov.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Disabled Recipients Who Work, 2006
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_workers/2006/

Blind and Disabled Recipients Who Work

ho work and their average earnings, by selected characteristics,

Average
earnings
(dollars)
542
449
506
589
582
554
500
430
332
547
536
557
351
49
82
137
234
333
433
529
631
733
829
932
1,704
644
408
390
775
461
668

1,166
1,193
792
551
1,028

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