5.

D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D1.—Number, percent, and average monthly benefit, by year of entitlement as disabled worker and sex,
December 1999 1
[Based on 10-percent sample]
Total

Men

Women

Number
as of
December Percentage Cumulative
1999 distribution
percent 2

Average
monthly
benefit

Number
as of
December Percentage Cumulative
1999 distribution
percent 2

Average
monthly
benefit

Number
as of
December Percentage Cumulative
1999 distribution
percent 2

Average
monthly
benefit

Total ........

4,873,560

100.0

...

$754.70

2,802,400

100.0

...

$846.90

2,071,160

100.0

...

$630.10

1995–99...........
1990–94...........
1985–89...........
1980–84...........

1,932,270
1,639,230
673,860
309,050

39.6
33.6
13.8
6.3

...
...
...
...

782.50
738.70
720.00
689.10

1,054,680
921,020
406,860
202,390

37.6
32.9
14.5
7.2

...
...
...
...

893.90
836.80
798.80
744.70

877,590
718,210
267,000
106,660

42.4
34.7
12.9
5.1

...
...
...
...

648.70
612.90
599.90
583.60

1975–79...........
1970–74...........
1965–69...........
1960–64...........

194,330
96,080
25,980
2,760

4.0
2.0
.5
.1

...
...
...
...

860.70
747.50
632.60
626.50

130,180
66,010
19,230
2,030

4.6
2.4
.7
.1

...
...
...
...

915.80
777.90
642.50
613.00

64,150
30,070
6,750
730

3.1
1.5
.3
(3)

...
...
...
...

748.90
681.00
604.60
664.30

1999.................
1998.................
1997.................
1996.................
1995.................

250,750
403,790
438,160
435,530
404,040

5.1
8.3
9.0
8.9
8.3

5.1
13.4
22.4
31.4
39.6

833.10
792.00
772.80
767.00
769.00

142,190
220,840
236,740
236,880
218,030

5.1
7.9
8.4
8.5
7.8

5.1
13.0
21.4
29.9
37.6

948.70
901.90
882.60
879.30
878.30

108,560
182,950
201,420
198,650
186,010

5.2
8.8
9.7
9.6
9.0

5.2
14.1
23.8
33.4
42.4

681.80
659.30
643.90
633.10
640.80

1994.................
1993.................
1992.................
1991.................
1990.................

389,140
358,240
337,580
307,850
246,420

8.0
7.4
6.9
6.3
5.1

47.6
55.0
61.9
68.2
73.3

761.60
741.50
730.40
723.40
728.70

211,860
198,760
190,540
176,400
143,460

7.6
7.1
6.8
6.3
5.1

45.2
52.3
59.1
65.4
70.5

872.10
845.20
825.40
813.50
816.50

177,280
159,480
147,040
131,450
102,960

8.6
7.7
7.1
6.3
5.0

50.9
58.6
65.7
72.1
77.0

629.50
612.30
607.30
602.50
606.40

1989.................
1988.................
1987.................
1986.................
1985.................

183,370
148,900
125,940
115,390
100,260

3.8
3.1
2.6
2.4
2.1

77.0
80.1
82.7
85.1
87.1

730.00
734.20
728.40
706.10
685.90

106,950
89,070
76,460
71,190
63,190

3.8
3.2
2.7
2.5
2.3

74.3
77.5
80.2
82.8
85.0

815.30
819.10
808.80
780.40
750.70

76,420
59,830
49,480
44,200
37,070

3.7
2.9
2.4
2.1
1.8

80.7
83.6
86.0
88.2
89.9

610.50
607.90
604.10
586.50
575.50

1984.................
1983.................
1982.................
1981.................
1980.................

87,130
69,450
57,420
47,330
47,720

1.8
1.4
1.2
1.0
1.0

88.9
90.3
91.5
92.5
93.5

671.00
673.70
674.90
704.70
746.20

55,450
45,760
37,730
31,310
32,140

2.0
1.6
1.3
1.1
1.1

87.0
88.6
90.0
91.1
92.2

729.70
726.40
728.10
760.20
801.00

31,680
23,690
19,690
16,020
15,580

1.5
1.1
1.0
.8
.8

91.5
92.6
93.6
94.3
95.1

568.40
571.90
572.90
596.20
633.10

1979.................
1978.................
1977.................
1976.................
1975.................

43,130
39,500
38,310
39,170
34,220

.9
.8
.8
.8
.7

94.3
95.1
95.9
96.7
97.4

847.10
914.60
883.50
851.10
801.20

28,690
26,440
25,330
26,350
23,370

1.0
.9
.9
.9
.8

93.3
94.2
95.1
96.1
96.9

908.00
968.80
947.20
906.00
842.60

14,440
13,060
12,980
12,820
10,850

.8
.6
.6
.6
.5

95.8
96.4
97.0
97.7
98.2

726.00
804.90
759.20
738.30
711.90

1974.................
1973.................
1972.................
1971.................
1970.................

28,790
24,260
16,580
14,960
11,490

.6
.5
.3
.3
.2

98.0
98.5
98.9
99.2
99.4

785.20
740.60
742.20
734.10
693.10

19,650
16,090
11,470
10,580
8,220

.7
.6
.4
.4
.3

97.6
98.2
98.6
98.9
99.2

820.90
777.50
775.00
754.60
709.60

9,140
8,170
5,110
4,380
3,270

.4
.4
.2
.2
.2

98.6
99.0
99.3
99.5
99.6

708.50
667.90
668.50
684.60
651.60

1969.................
1968.................
1967.................
1966.................
1965.................

8,630
11,200
2,990
1,680
1,480

.2
.2
.1

648.50
603.50
672.30
649.20
661.50

6,360
8,290
2,310
1,190
1,080

.2
.3
.1
(3)
(3)

99.5
99.8
99.8
99.9
99.9

656.70
614.00
687.50
663.30
657.30

2,270
2,910
680
490
400

.1
.1

(3)
(3)

99.6
99.8
99.9
99.9
99.9

(3)
(3)
(3)

99.7
99.9
99.9
99.9
100.0

625.30
573.50
620.70
615.00
672.60

1964.................
1963.................
1962.................
1961.................
1960.................

940
900
370
270
280

(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

652.50
619.80
603.40
593.60
623.30

660
600
300
190
280

(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

637.30
589.30
613.90
586.80
623.30

280
300
70
80
...

(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)
(3)

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

688.30
681.00
558.70
609.80
...

Year of
entitlement

1
2
3

Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
Represents those entitled in specified year or later.
Less than 0.05 percent.

CONTACT: Donald T. Ferron/Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0160/0162 for further information.

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5.D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D2.—Number and percentage distribution, by monthly benefit and sex, December 19991
[Based on 10-percent sample]
Total
Monthly benefit

Men

Women

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Total ...........................................................

4,873,560

100.0

2,802,400

100.0

2,071,160

100.0

Less than $300.00 ................................................
$300.00–$349.90 ..................................................
$350.00–$399.90 ..................................................
$400.00–$449.90 ..................................................
$450.00–$499.90 ..................................................
$500.00–$549.90 ..................................................
$550.00–$599.90 ..................................................

233,870
114,000
119,410
230,260
348,300
356,750
347,900

4.8
2.3
2.5
4.7
7.1
7.3
7.1

75,850
40,920
43,150
82,400
131,930
149,570
157,230

2.7
1.5
1.5
2.9
4.7
5.3
5.6

158,020
73,080
76,260
147,860
216,370
207,180
190,670

7.6
3.5
3.7
7.1
10.4
10.0
9.2

$600.00–$649.90 ..................................................
$650.00–$699.90 ..................................................
$700.00–$749.90 ..................................................
$750.00–$799.90 ..................................................
$800.00–$849.90 ..................................................
$850.00–$899.90 ..................................................

333,080
305,850
281,500
255,390
237,480
215,680

6.8
6.3
5.8
5.2
4.9
4.4

162,860
160,790
157,360
151,500
149,700
143,160

5.8
5.7
5.6
5.4
5.3
5.1

170,220
145,060
124,140
103,890
87,780
72,520

8.2
7.0
6.0
5.0
4.2
3.5

$900.00–$949.90 ..................................................
$950.00–$999.90 ..................................................
$1,000.00–$1,049.90............................................
$1,050.00–$1,099.90............................................
$1,100.00–$1,149.90............................................
$1,150.00–$1,199.90............................................
$1,200.00 or more.................................................

197,500
177,010
160,490
144,830
136,210
142,790
535,260

4.1
3.6
3.3
3.0
2.8
2.9
11.0

137,280
128,740
121,360
112,960
110,710
119,350
465,580

4.9
4.6
4.3
4.0
4.0
4.3
16.6

60,220
48,270
39,130
31,870
25,500
23,440
69,680

2.9
2.3
1.9
1.5
1.2
1.1
3.4

Average benefit ...................................................
1

$754.70

$846.90

$630.10

Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).

Table 5.D3.—Number and monthly benefits, by sex, 1957–991
[Monthly benefits, in thousands]
Total

Men

Women

December

Number

Benefit

Number

Benefit

Number

Benefit

1957..................................................
1958..................................................
1959..................................................
1960..................................................
1965..................................................

149,850
237,719
334,443
455,371
988,074

$10,904
19,516
29,765
40,668
96,599

121,172
189,883
264,201
356,277
734,047

$8,903
16,138
24,417
33,034
74,946

28,678
47,836
70,242
99,094
254,027

$2,001
3,378
5,348
7,633
21,656

1970..................................................
1971..................................................
1972..................................................
1973..................................................
1974..................................................

1,492,948
1,647,684
1,832,916
2,016,626
2,236,882

196,010
241,414
328,675
369,045
460,078

1,068,986
1,175,271
1,300,284
1,417,796
1,549,203

148,194
182,461
248,146
277,604
342,839

423,962
472,413
532,632
598,830
687,679

47,819
58,957
80,529
91,441
117,236

1975..................................................
1976..................................................
1977..................................................
1978..................................................
1979..................................................

2,488,774
2,670,208
2,837,432
2,879,774
2,870,590

562,180
654,647
752,639
830,101
924,407

1,710,923
1,823,737
1,930,126
1,952,086
1,939,373

418,013
485,512
557,883
614,824
683,863

777,851
846,471
907,306
927,688
931,217

144,167
169,135
194,756
215,277
240,544

1980..................................................
1981..................................................
1982..................................................
1983..................................................
1984..................................................

2,858,680
2,776,519
2,603,599
2,569,029
2,596,516

1,059,792
1,147,113
1,147,131
1,171,957
1,222,081

1,928,030
1,870,436
1,745,492
1,730,947
1,747,536

784,266
849,599
847,512
870,075
906,985

930,650
906,083
858,107
838,082
848,980

275,525
297,513
299,619
301,882
315,096

1985..................................................
1986..................................................
1987..................................................
1988..................................................
1989..................................................

2,656,638
2,728,463
2,785,859
2,830,284
2,895,364

1,285,375
1,331,144
1,415,811
1,498,637
1,609,780

1,784,750
1,826,835
1,857,172
1,876,878
1,906,379

953,156
985,003
1,044,647
1,101,675
1,176,403

871,888
901,628
928,687
953,406
988,985

332,219
346,141
371,165
396,962
433,376

1990..................................................
1991..................................................
1992..................................................
1993..................................................
1994..................................................

3,011,294
3,194,938
3,467,783
3,725,966
3,962,954

1,768,313
1,946,823
2,171,080
2,390,829
2,620,982

1,967,408
2,067,777
2,219,789
2,357,332
2,473,061

1,283,579
1,401,006
1,546,924
1,685,025
1,824,195

1,043,886
1,127,161
1,247,994
1,368,634
1,489,893

484,735
545,817
624,156
705,804
796,787

1995..................................................
1996..................................................
1997..................................................
1998..................................................
1999..................................................

4,185,263
4,385,623
4,508,134
4,698,319
4,879,455

2,853,365
3,087,223
3,252,919
3,444,259
3,679,691

2,568,359
2,644,454
2,666,486
2,737,296
2,801,163

1,956,168
2,083,123
2,158,017
2,252,129
2,371,141

1,616,904
1,741,169
1,841,648
1,961,023
2,078,292

897,197
1,004,100
1,094,902
1,192,130
1,308,550

1

Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).

CONTACT: Donald T. Ferron/Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0160/0162 for further information.

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5.D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D4.—Number, average age, and percentage distribution, by age and sex, 1957–99 1

December

2

Total
number
(in thousands)

Percentage distribution, by age
Average
age

Total

Under 30

30–39

40–44

45–49

50–54

55–59

60–64

Men
1957....................................
1958....................................
1959....................................
1960....................................
1965....................................

121
190
264
356
734

59.4
59.5
59.3
57.3
54.4

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

...
...
...
0.5
1.0

...
...
...
3.3
7.5

...
...
...
3.0
7.6

...
...
...
4.9
10.4

18.5
18.2
19.0
16.6
15.4

29.9
29.7
30.7
26.7
24.7

51.6
52.1
50.3
44.9
33.3

1970....................................
1975....................................
1976....................................
1977....................................
1978....................................
1979....................................

1,069
1,711
1,824
1,930
1,952
1,939

53.9
53.5
52.9
52.9
52.9
52.9

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.3
4.6
4.7
4.6
4.4
4.2

6.8
7.5
7.9
8.3
8.8
9.1

6.9
6.2
6.1
6.0
6.0
5.9

10.9
9.7
9.5
9.3
9.1
9.1

15.2
15.8
15.5
15.3
15.1
14.6

23.2
23.2
23.4
23.7
23.7
24.1

33.7
33.0
32.9
32.7
32.9
32.9

1980....................................
1982....................................
1983....................................
1984....................................

1,928
1,746
1,731
1,748

52.9
53.2
52.9
52.5

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.1
4.0
4.2
4.4

9.6
9.7
10.4
11.3

6.0
5.8
6.3
6.8

8.9
7.8
8.0
8.3

14.3
13.6
13.0
12.8

24.0
23.6
23.1
22.2

33.1
35.5
35.0
34.2

1985....................................
1986....................................
1987....................................
1988 3 .................................
1989....................................

1,785
1,827
1,857
1,869
1,906

51.9
51.4
51.1
50.9
50.7

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.6
4.9
4.8
4.7
4.5

12.3
13.3
13.8
14.3
14.7

7.3
7.9
8.5
9.0
9.6

8.6
8.9
9.4
9.8
10.3

12.9
12.7
12.5
12.7
12.7

21.4
20.7
20.1
19.6
19.4

32.9
31.5
30.8
29.9
28.8

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

3 .................................
3
.................................
3 .................................
3
.................................
3

.................................

1,965
2,066
2,221
2,358
2,476

50.4
50.1
49.9
49.6
49.6

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.5
4.5
4.6
4.6
4.3

15.2
15.6
16.0
16.2
16.1

10.3
10.7
11.0
11.2
11.4

10.7
11.2
12.0
12.3
12.8

12.7
13.0
13.4
13.9
14.2

19.1
18.6
18.0
17.9
17.8

27.5
26.4
25.0
23.9
23.4

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

3 .................................
3 .................................
3 .................................
3 .................................
3 .................................

2,573
2,650
2,671
2,741
2,802

49.7
49.9
50.2
50.5
50.6

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

4.0
3.6
3.3
3.1
2.9

15.5
14.8
13.9
13.3
12.6

11.5
11.6
11.6
11.6
11.6

13.4
13.7
13.6
13.7
13.8

14.5
15.0
15.7
16.1
16.7

18.0
18.3
18.9
19.4
19.7

23.2
22.9
23.0
22.9
22.9

Women
1957....................................
1958....................................
1959....................................
1960....................................
1965....................................

29
48
70
99
254

57.9
58.2
58.4
56.7
55.2

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

...
...
...
0.3
.6

...
...
...
3.2
5.4

...
...
...
3.2
6.3

...
...
...
5.3
9.8

25.6
23.8
23.4
19.4
16.2

39.2
37.5
36.8
31.4
27.3

35.2
38.6
39.7
37.2
34.3

1970....................................
1975....................................
1976....................................
1977....................................
1978....................................
1979....................................

424
778
846
907
928
931

55.0
54.4
53.9
53.8
53.8
53.7

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

1.9
3.3
3.5
3.5
3.5
3.5

5.1
6.1
6.5
6.9
7.3
7.7

5.6
5.3
5.2
5.2
5.2
5.2

10.1
9.0
8.8
8.5
8.4
8.3

15.9
16.3
15.9
15.8
15.4
14.9

26.0
25.5
25.4
25.5
25.4
25.6

35.3
34.5
34.6
34.5
34.8
34.8

1980....................................
1982....................................
1983....................................
1984....................................

931
858
838
849

53.7
53.9
53.6
53.2

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.4
3.3
3.5
3.7

8.2
8.5
9.3
10.2

5.3
5.1
5.7
6.3

8.2
7.2
7.5
7.8

14.4
13.7
12.9
12.8

25.4
25.2
24.3
23.2

35.0
37.0
36.8
36.0

1985....................................
1986....................................
1987....................................
1988 3 .................................
1989....................................

872
902
929
952
989

52.6
52.0
51.7
51.4
51.1

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.8
4.1
4.2
4.0
4.0

11.2
12.1
12.7
13.1
13.5

6.9
7.6
8.2
8.7
9.2

8.3
8.8
9.4
9.9
10.6

12.9
12.9
12.9
13.2
13.4

22.3
21.6
20.9
20.6
20.1

34.6
32.9
31.7
30.5
29.2

3 .................................
3
.................................
3 .................................
3
.................................
3 .................................

1,046
1,133
1,252
1,371
1,491

50.8
50.5
50.1
49.9
49.9

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.9
4.0
4.3
4.3
4.1

14.0
14.3
14.6
14.9
14.8

9.8
10.3
10.7
11.0
11.2

11.1
11.6
12.2
12.6
13.1

13.4
13.8
14.3
14.8
15.3

19.9
19.4
18.8
18.9
18.7

27.9
26.5
25.0
23.5
22.8

1995 3 .................................
1996 3 .................................
1997 3 .................................
1998 3 .................................
1999 3 .................................

1,614
1,736
1,835
1,956
2,071

49.9
50.0
50.2
50.5
50.5

100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0
100.0

3.8
3.4
3.1
3.0
2.8

14.5
14.1
13.3
12.8
12.1

11.5
11.6
11.6
11.5
11.5

13.6
13.9
14.0
14.2
14.3

15.7
16.2
16.8
17.0
17.5

18.8
19.0
19.6
20.0
20.4

22.2
21.7
21.5
21.6
21.5

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

1
2
3

Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
Data not available for 1981.
Based on 10-percent sample.

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5.D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D4.1.—Number and percentage distribution of disabled beneficiaries, by type of beneficiary and diagnostic group,
December 1999
Diagnostic group

Disabled children,
aged 18 or older

Disabled widows
and widowers

720,525

198,816

466,822

193,706

96,132
131,492
251,998
11,687
1,281,561
249,871

2,715
1,865
2,845
1,664
74,289
282,558

1,667
4,181
20,916
342
39,668
9,601

460,133
528,627
162,863
65,887
79,524
12,151
1,086,432
8,546
228,800
118,049

53,775
2,804
883
498
1,576
228
3,820
5,400
7,675
24,227

13,632
23,393
11,343
2,094
1,663
511
49,517
254
4,941
9,983

Total

Disabled workers

Total .................................................................................

5,798,795

4,879,454

Diagnosis available..............................................................

5,434,281

4,773,753

Infectious and parasitic diseases 2 .............................................
Neoplasms ..................................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases...........................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs .............................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)........................
Mental retardation .......................................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs.........................................
Circulatory system...................................................................
Respiratory system .................................................................
Digestive system .....................................................................
Genitourinary system ..............................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue ................................................
Musculoskeletal system ..........................................................
Congenital anomalies .................................................................
Injuries ........................................................................................
Other...........................................................................................

100,514
137,538
275,759
13,693
1,395,518
542,030
527,540
554,824
175,089
68,479
82,763
12,890
1,139,769
14,200
241,416
152,259

Number
1

Percentage distribution
Diagnosis available..............................................................

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Infectious and parasitic diseases 2 .............................................
Neoplasms ..................................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases...........................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs .............................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)........................
Mental retardation .......................................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs.........................................
Circulatory system...................................................................
Respiratory system .................................................................
Digestive system .....................................................................
Genitourinary system ..............................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue ................................................
Musculoskeletal system ..........................................................
Congenital anomalies .................................................................
Injuries ........................................................................................
Other...........................................................................................

1.8
2.5
5.1
.3
25.7
10.0

2.0
2.8
5.3
.2
26.8
5.2

0.6
.4
.6
.4
15.9
60.5

0.9
2.2
10.8
.2
20.5
5.0

9.7
10.2
3.2
1.3
1.5
.2
21.0
.3
4.4
2.8

9.6
11.1
3.4
1.4
1.7
.3
22.8
.2
4.8
2.5

11.5
.6
.2
.1
.3

7.0
12.1
5.9
1.1
.9
.3
25.6
.1
2.6
5.2

1

3

(3)

.8
1.2
1.6
5.2

The diagnosis for disabled children typically was not recorded on the Master Beneficiary Record (MBR) until 1984. Many beneficiaries entitled before that date are
still on the rolls today.
2
AIDS/HIV records are counted in the Infectious and Parasitic Diseases group. Before 1990, those records were included in the Other group.
3
Less than 0.05 percent.

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5.D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D5.—Number and percentage distribution, by diagnostic group, and sex, December 1999
Number
Diagnostic group

Total

Total ..........................................................................
Diagnosis available ......................................................
Infectious and parasitic diseases1 .....................................
Neoplasms .........................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases..................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs ....................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)...............
Mental retardation ..............................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs................................
Circulatory system..........................................................
Respiratory system ........................................................
Digestive system ............................................................
Genitourinary system .....................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue .......................................
Musculoskeletal system .................................................
Congenital anomalies ........................................................
Injuries ...............................................................................
Other..................................................................................
1

Percentage distribution

Men

Women

Total

Men

Women

4,879,454

2,801,162

2,078,292

...

...

...

4,773,753
96,132
131,492
251,998
11,687
1,281,561
249,871

2,728,453
74,146
65,765
101,865
5,641
694,726
169,334

2,045,300
21,986
65,727
150,133
6,046
586,835
80,537

100.0
2.0
2.8
5.3
.2
26.8
5.2

100.0
2.7
2.4
3.7
.2
25.5
6.2

100.0
1.1
3.2
7.3
.3
28.7
3.9

460,133
528,627
162,863
65,887
79,524
12,151
1,086,432
8,546
228,800
118,049

243,019
366,786
87,550
36,684
48,746
5,194
597,549
4,596
165,861
60,991

217,114
161,841
75,313
29,203
30,778
6,957
488,883
3,950
62,939
57,058

9.6
11.1
3.4
1.4
1.7
.3
22.8
.2
4.8
2.5

8.9
13.4
3.2
1.3
1.8
.2
21.9
.2
6.1
2.2

10.6
7.9
3.7
1.4
1.5
.3
23.9
.2
3.1
2.8

AIDS/HIV records are counted in the Infectious and Parasitic Diseases group. Before 1990, these records were included in the Other group.

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5.D OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers
Table 5.D6.—Number and percentage distribution, by diagnostic group, age, and sex, December 1999
Age
Diagnostic group

Total

Under 30

30–39

40–44

45–49

50–54

55–59

60–64

Total
Total ...........................................................................

4,879,454

137,581

605,666

561,860

681,315

830,248

978,024

1,084,760

Diagnosis available, number .........................................

4,773,753

136,991

602,917

553,370

665,572

811,348

957,651

1,045,904

Diagnosis available, percentage distribution .................

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Infectious and parasitic diseases 1 ......................................
Neoplasms ..........................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases...................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs .....................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)................
Mental retardation ...............................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs.................................
Circulatory system...........................................................
Respiratory system .........................................................
Digestive system .............................................................
Genitourinary system ......................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue ........................................
Musculoskeletal system ..................................................
Congenital anomalies .........................................................
Injuries ................................................................................
Other...................................................................................

2.0
2.8
5.3
.2
26.8
5.2

1.9
2.7
2.7
.9
38.8
17.5

4.6
1.8
3.8
.4
38.6
11.2

3.4
2.0
4.7
.3
37.2
7.6

2.5
2.4
5.5
.2
34.1
5.8

1.5
2.8
6.2
.2
28.7
4.0

1.0
3.1
6.0
.2
19.4
2.7

.8
3.5
5.3
.1
13.8
1.9

9.6
11.1
3.4
1.4
1.7
.3
22.8
.2
4.8
2.5

12.0
2.1
.8
1.0
3.1
.2
4.8
.5
8.0
3.0

11.1
2.6
1.0
1.2
2.3
.3
11.6
.3
6.5
2.7

10.5
4.1
1.3
1.6
2.0
.3
16.8
.2
5.5
2.6

10.5
6.4
1.8
1.8
1.9
.3
19.2
.2
4.7
2.6

9.8
10.3
3.0
1.5
1.7
.3
22.9
.2
4.3
2.6

8.9
15.8
4.9
1.3
1.3
.2
29.0
.1
4.0
2.2

8.0
20.1
6.2
1.2
1.1
.2
31.2
.1
4.2
2.2

Men
Total ...........................................................................

2,801,162

80,506

351,406

323,620

386,563

467,649

551,705

639,713

Diagnosis available, number .........................................

2,728,453

80,165

349,566

317,595

375,303

454,190

537,914

613,720

Diagnosis available, percentage distribution .................

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Infectious and parasitic diseases 1 ....................................
Neoplasms ..........................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases...................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs .....................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)................
Mental retardation ...............................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs.................................
Circulatory system...........................................................
Respiratory system .........................................................
Digestive system .............................................................
Genitourinary system ......................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue ........................................
Musculoskeletal system ..................................................
Congenital anomalies .........................................................
Injuries ................................................................................
Other...................................................................................

2.7
2.4
3.7
.2
25.5
6.2

2.4
2.5
2.0
.8
39.2
18.5

6.8
1.5
2.9
.4
37.2
12.8

5.0
1.6
3.5
.2
35.7
9.0

3.5
1.9
3.9
.2
33.0
7.0

1.9
2.3
4.3
.2
28.2
5.0

1.1
2.8
4.2
.1
17.5
3.4

.8
3.3
3.7
.1
12.0
2.3

8.9
13.4
3.2
1.3
1.8
.2
21.9
.2
6.1
2.2

11.2
2.0
.5
.7
3.0
.1
3.4
.4
10.4
2.9

9.8
2.7
.7
.9
2.4
.2
10.8
.2
8.5
2.4

9.3
4.5
1.0
1.5
2.2
.2
16.8
.2
7.2
2.3

9.5
7.5
1.5
1.9
2.1
.2
19.2
.2
6.1
2.3

9.0
12.5
2.6
1.5
1.9
.2
22.3
.1
5.6
2.4

8.5
19.7
4.8
1.3
1.4
.2
27.9
.1
4.9
2.1

7.9
24.6
6.3
1.2
1.2
.2
29.4
.1
4.9
2.1

Women
Total ...........................................................................

2,078,292

57,075

254,260

238,240

294,752

362,599

426,319

445,047

Diagnosis available, number .........................................

2,045,300

56,826

253,351

235,775

290,269

357,158

419,737

432,184

Diagnosis available, percentage distribution .................

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Infectious and parasitic diseases 1 .....................................
Neoplasms ..........................................................................
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases...................
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs .....................
Mental disorders (other than mental retardation)................
Mental retardation ...............................................................
Diseases of the––
Nervous system and sense organs.................................
Circulatory system...........................................................
Respiratory system .........................................................
Digestive system .............................................................
Genitourinary system ......................................................
Skin and subcutaneous tissue ........................................
Musculoskeletal system ..................................................
Congenital anomalies .........................................................
Injuries ................................................................................
Other...................................................................................

1.1
3.2
7.3
.3
28.7
3.9

1.3
2.8
3.8
1.1
38.3
16.0

1.7
2.2
5.1
.5
40.5
9.0

1.4
2.6
6.3
.4
39.2
5.7

1.2
3.0
7.6
.3
35.6
4.2

1.0
3.4
8.7
.2
29.3
2.8

.8
3.5
8.3
.2
21.7
1.8

.7
3.8
7.5
.2
16.4
1.3

10.6
7.9
3.7
1.4
1.5
.3
23.9
.2
3.1
2.8

13.2
2.2
1.2
1.5
3.1
.4
6.7
.6
4.6
3.3

13.0
2.5
1.4
1.5
2.2
.4
12.7
.3
3.7
3.1

12.1
3.5
1.7
1.7
1.7
.4
16.7
.2
3.2
3.2

11.9
5.0
2.3
1.6
1.6
.4
19.2
.2
2.8
3.0

10.8
7.6
3.4
1.4
1.5
.3
23.7
.2
2.6
3.0

9.3
10.8
5.1
1.3
1.2
.3
30.4
.1
2.7
2.5

8.3
13.7
6.2
1.2
1.0
.3
33.7
.2
3.3
2.3

1 AIDS/HIV

records are counted in the Infectious and Parasitic Diseases group. Before 1990, theses records were included in the Other group.

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