5.

E OASDI Current-Pay Benefits: Disabled Workers and Dependents
Table 5.E1—Number and percentage distribution, by type of benefit and primary insurance amount,
December 2001
Disabled workers
Primary insurance amount (dollars)

Spouses

Children

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

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

5,265,190

100.0

157,430

100.0

1,490,420

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...................................................................
600.00–649.90...................................................................

201,250
109,240
109,590
133,810
295,340
357,570
356,780
348,710

3.8
2.1
2.1
2.5
5.6
6.8
6.8
6.6

50
230
90
290
2,690
6,250
7,680
8,160

a

0.1
0.1
0.2
1.7
4.0
4.9
5.2

480
1,650
1,100
2,870
46,890
106,150
122,330
122,860

0.1
0.1
0.2
3.1
7.1
8.2
8.2

650.00–699.90...................................................................
700.00–749.90...................................................................
750.00–799.90...................................................................
800.00–849.90...................................................................
850.00–899.90...................................................................
900.00–949.90...................................................................
950.00–999.90...................................................................

326,940
306,290
282,420
260,940
239,740
221,860
199,650

6.2
5.8
5.4
5.0
4.6
4.2
3.8

9,180
8,710
9,050
8,310
7,860
7,960
7,300

5.8
5.5
5.7
5.3
5.0
5.1
4.6

120,650
110,500
102,270
95,310
86,670
77,270
66,790

8.1
7.4
6.9
6.4
5.8
5.2
4.5

1,000.00–1,049.90.............................................................
1,050.00–1,099.90.............................................................
1,100.00–1,149.90.............................................................
1,150.00–1,199.90.............................................................
1,200.00–1,249.90.............................................................
1,250.00–1,299.90.............................................................
1,300.00–1,349.90.............................................................
1,350.00–1,399.90.............................................................
1,400.00 or more................................................................

186,070
164,580
149,110
138,710
131,920
154,140
148,420
125,170
316,940

3.5
3.1
2.8
2.6
2.5
2.9
2.8
2.4
6.0

6,920
6,380
6,220
6,250
6,190
7,790
8,100
6,980
18,790

4.4
4.1
4.0
4.0
3.9
4.9
5.1
4.4
11.9

60,040
49,930
43,960
39,190
35,050
39,540
39,280
30,600
89,040

4.0
3.4
2.9
2.6
2.4
2.7
2.6
2.1
6.0

Average primary insurance amount (dollars) .....................

820.30

993.90

a

867.30

a. Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Table 5.E2—Average monthly benefit, by type of benefit, age, and sex, December 1957–2001, selected years
(in dollars)
Disabled workers

Spouses

Children

All

Men

Women

Wives

Husbands

All

Under
age 18

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

72.80
82.10
89.00
89.30

73.50
85.00
92.40
92.70

69.80
70.60
76.10
77.00

...
34.00
36.10
34.40

...
33.90
34.70
34.70

...
27.30
31.00
30.20

...
27.30
30.80
30.00

...
38.50
39.40
39.00

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

1965.......................................
1970.......................................
1975.......................................
1980.......................................

97.80
131.30
225.90
370.70

102.10
138.60
244.30
406.80

85.30
112.80
185.30
296.10

35.00
42.60
67.40
110.60

32.60
42.40
61.70
91.80

31.60
38.60
62.00
110.30

30.90
36.90
58.60
104.60

41.60
53.30
84.10
136.00

49.30
54.10
86.90
152.40

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

483.80
487.90
508.20
529.50
556.00

534.10
539.20
562.50
587.00
617.10

381.00
383.90
399.70
416.40
438.20

132.70
131.40
135.80
139.70
145.50

102.70
101.20
86.10
86.60
91.50

141.80
141.40
146.40
150.90
156.70

138.90
138.40
143.00
146.70
151.90

183.80
186.70
195.70
205.00
218.20

196.90
201.60
213.40
228.00
240.60

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

587.20
609.40
626.10
641.70
661.40

652.40
677.50
696.90
714.80
731.60

464.40
484.20
500.10
515.70
534.80

151.30
154.60
156.40
157.50
161.00

96.90
101.70
106.00
108.60
112.60

163.80
167.90
170.20
173.10
177.70

158.80
162.70
165.10
167.70
172.20

231.40
240.90
246.80
253.30
261.50

250.00
253.20
262.00
265.90
273.80

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

681.80
703.90
721.60
733.10
754.10

761.60
787.70
809.30
822.80
846.50

554.90
576.70
594.50
607.90
629.60

165.00
172.60
178.00
183.00
190.20

116.60
124.50
129.10
136.50
145.40

183.50
193.50
201.20
207.50
216.10

177.90
187.70
195.20
201.40
209.50

270.10
281.70
292.20
300.20
310.70

284.10
295.00
306.30
313.10
319.80

2000.......................................
2001.......................................

786.40
814.50

882.70
913.70

660.60
688.30

199.50
208.20

155.90
164.50

227.60
237.90

220.80
230.70

325.60
339.90

336.00
343.50

Year

Disabled
adult children

Students

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

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