5.

M OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: International Agreements
Table 5.M1.—Number of beneficiaries and average monthly benefit amount under U.S. totalization agreements, by country
involved in the agreement and type of benefit, December 1983–99
Year and country

Total

Retired
workers

Disabled
workers

Wives and
husbands

Widows and
widowers 1

Children

Number
December:
1983 ............................................................
1984 ............................................................
1985 ............................................................
1990 ............................................................

1,541
2,717
7,857
27,662

970
1,664
4,773
17,432

97
254
404
1,609

266
435
1,730
5,801

109
202
578
2,078

99
162
372
742

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

54,806
59,455
63,842
68,748
74,933

35,925
39,085
42,163
45,632
50,018

2,428
2,514
2,662
2,708
2,749

10,974
11,917
12,583
13,376
14,421

4,431
4,893
5,342
5,926
6,636

1,048
1,046
1,092
1,106
1,109

December 1999:
Austria .........................................................
Belgium .......................................................
Canada........................................................
Finland ........................................................
France .........................................................
Germany .....................................................

527
420
32,695
107
2,622
10,414

400
301
19,813
74
1,911
7,988

47
7
1,495
10
41
554

52
79
7,286
13
458
1,184

19
25
3,617
4
139
569

9
8
484
6
73
119

Greece ........................................................
Ireland .........................................................
Italy..............................................................
Luxembourg ................................................
Netherlands.................................................
Norway ........................................................

1,212
659
6,340
20
1,292
2,372

824
485
4,056
11
894
1,504

46
25
112
2
5
84

262
103
1,207
3
286
475

59
34
877
2
78
274

21
12
88
2
29
35

Portugal.......................................................
Spain ...........................................................
Sweden .......................................................
Switzerland..................................................
United Kingdom...........................................

1,384
1,356
892
2,329
10,292

926
824
671
1,740
7,596

67
58
24
23
149

241
306
150
458
1,858

119
132
32
88
568

31
36
15
20
121

Average benefit amount
December:
1983 ............................................................
1984 ............................................................
1985 ............................................................
1990 ............................................................

$62.61
79.29
73.52
108.07

$68.77
90.32
86.52
122.87

$145.68
144.07
147.43
223.71

$24.01
25.64
32.04
44.37

$49.27
51.61
60.94
88.01

$40.16
42.90
38.79
63.88

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

134.13
138.89
143.69
146.37
151.22

155.20
160.65
165.94
169.15
174.94

271.21
287.11
298.78
305.43
312.05

51.27
52.80
54.24
55.08
56.58

108.60
112.45
115.62
117.87
123.64

69.88
74.22
74.27
73.49
78.56

December 1999:
Austria .........................................................
Belgium .......................................................
Canada........................................................
Finland ........................................................
France .........................................................
Germany .....................................................

202.35
152.56
124.73
174.31
156.71
212.26

226.09
176.38
140.57
175.31
180.04
236.07

205.83
387.14
306.43
392.10
357.73
302.43

58.80
56.29
52.56
51.54
63.04
60.82

150.89
141.86
114.13
139.89
133.74

66.89
35.25
81.05
54.17
53.01
76.34

Greece ........................................................
Ireland .........................................................
Italy..............................................................
Luxembourg ................................................
Netherlands.................................................
Norway ........................................................

125.88
171.05
137.26
216.88
142.74
152.31

135.35
179.61
162.69
261.32
169.65
167.75

357.39
459.92
357.78

57.54
69.64
54.45

132.31
167.30
111.12

81.62
104.08
80.81

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367.20
375.29

63.27
67.19

131.83
152.42

87.59
108.26

Portugal.......................................................
Spain ...........................................................
Sweden .......................................................
Switzerland..................................................
United Kingdom ..........................................

134.33
129.56
144.31
143.52
187.74

145.24
146.12
158.14
164.19
219.40

295.21
304.88
293.21
347.87
311.38

57.37
54.11
62.67
57.12
64.45

127.35
135.49
155.22
143.23
160.49

85.77
87.64
80.40
90.35
69.22

1
Includes nondisabled and disabled widow(er)s, and mothers and fathers.
2 Not shown to avoid disclosure of information regarding particular individuals.

CONTACT: Dana Nichele Mercer/ Robert L.Hackendorf (410) 966-6377/965-5536 for further information.

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