5.

A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1—Number and average monthly benefit, by type of benefit and race, December 2002
All races a

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

46,452,550

815.00

39,232,330
32,362,130
29,203,660
2,681,090
477,380

Survivor benefits
Children of deceased workers
Widowed mothers and fathers
Nondisabled widow(er)s
Disabled widow(er)s
Parents of deceased workers
Disabled workers
Spouses of disabled workers
Children of disabled workers

Total, OASDI

Number
39,417,390

841.60

836.90
851.40
895.00
451.90
427.70

34,275,290
28,672,900
25,883,360
2,439,880
349,660

6,870,200
1,905,050
193,270
4,563,660
205,870
2,350

768.70
584.20
636.70
861.40
546.20
770.10

7,220,210
5,535,860
151,260
1,533,090

696.00
834.10
211.60
245.00

Number

Type of benefit
d

OASI
Retirement benefits
Retired workers
Spouses of retired workers
Children of retired workers

DI

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

c

Other

b

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

4,784,360

680.40

2,098,030

628.40

858.70
867.80
911.70
462.00
453.10

3,501,850
2,593,670
2,370,600
127,590
95,480

698.80
740.30
774.80
372.30
376.60

1,348,710
1,020,020
882,840
105,910
31,270

647.70
676.90
733.10
318.90
303.10

5,602,390
1,266,870
135,050
4,046,970
152,190
1,310

812.10
629.80
680.50
882.80
565.80
807.60

908,180
432,850
30,900
402,300
41,880
250

580.10
491.10
543.70
688.10
488.90
744.80

328,690
189,220
25,530
102,080
11,120
740

557.20
492.90
520.30
691.20
494.20
722.40

5,142,100
4,016,610
113,860
1,011,630

727.70
860.30
221.90
258.10

1,282,510
944,570
18,660
319,280

630.10
775.40
191.80
225.70

749,320
539,060
18,080
192,180

593.60
745.30
169.20
207.80

a. Includes 152,770 persons of unknown race. In years prior to 1993, persons of unknown race were included with White.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
d. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.1

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.1—Number and average monthly benefit for retired workers, by sex, age, and race,
December 2002
All races a

Age

White

Black

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

29,203,660

895.00

25,883,360

911.70

2,578,870
689,330
894,860
994,680
7,567,660
1,613,890
1,568,900
1,532,120
1,475,040
1,377,710
6,614,310
1,393,740
1,356,660
1,349,640
1,261,910
1,252,360
5,524,900
1,223,300
1,150,470
1,102,830
1,065,550
982,750
3,837,810
911,860
876,270
772,290
660,200
617,190
2,069,850
537,530
469,090
409,810
357,710
295,710
798,490
211,770

831.10
824.00
826.20
840.40
894.20
927.40
897.30
881.80
877.20
884.00
889.00
897.80
887.60
883.40
882.30
893.50
893.50
899.50
891.80
903.20
888.60
882.30
893.90
882.10
881.80
882.10
897.70
939.40
994.80
967.90
1,026.30
1,011.00
991.20
975.30
926.60
857.30

2,244,160
597,070
775,840
871,250
6,552,020
1,390,380
1,357,520
1,325,730
1,280,720
1,197,670
5,849,680
1,215,970
1,199,090
1,197,680
1,120,150
1,116,790
4,964,470
1,093,160
1,032,600
990,610
960,090
888,010
3,478,740
821,730
795,760
701,080
597,010
563,160
1,885,310
490,670
426,980
373,850
324,910
268,900
722,360
186,620

846.30
839.40
841.00
855.80
913.40
947.30
916.00
901.10
896.10
903.10
906.00
916.30
905.20
900.60
898.50
909.00
908.30
915.70
906.20
918.40
903.00
895.90
907.70
896.00
895.50
895.10
911.80
953.20
1,009.40
981.30
1,041.70
1,025.10
1,007.10
990.30
942.70
878.50

Number

c

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Other

b

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

2,370,600

774.80

882,840

733.10

228,530
60,380
82,280
85,870
699,160
149,520
143,450
144,400
136,090
125,700
546,400
127,400
111,210
108,230
101,860
97,700
409,230
94,590
86,600
82,260
77,390
68,390
265,800
65,700
59,680
52,600
47,500
40,320
139,880
34,730
32,580
26,710
25,230
20,630
60,530
21,070

762.70
761.90
763.30
762.60
792.10
825.40
802.30
776.80
776.90
774.80
771.60
785.80
770.60
764.30
763.20
771.10
761.80
767.20
766.00
766.90
754.00
751.60
754.40
751.30
740.80
747.80
755.70
786.70
822.40
804.20
850.40
839.10
807.00
806.10
750.30
677.30

106,130
31,880
36,720
37,530
312,230
73,360
67,310
61,190
57,190
53,180
205,370
49,030
44,270
41,540
36,470
34,060
131,040
31,530
26,890
25,920
23,960
22,740
75,980
20,240
17,190
15,120
12,540
10,890
35,520
9,520
7,600
7,340
6,050
5,010
12,940
3,630

656.80
654.30
654.10
661.70
723.40
758.90
724.20
712.80
696.60
714.60
727.40
734.30
711.40
706.50
734.20
756.50
756.00
749.70
753.80
766.60
757.20
753.80
762.00
754.70
748.90
757.30
767.70
796.50
891.90
875.50
921.80
917.00
881.50
853.40
828.20
800.50

1,131,220
119,180
31,150
43,430
44,600
360,330
77,970
74,330
73,940
69,930
64,160
272,350
64,560
55,420
54,460
49,910
48,000
192,950
45,550
41,690
38,820
35,700
31,190
114,510
30,210
26,210
22,540
19,690
15,860

848.40
840.20
842.20
838.60
840.30
872.70
913.00
882.90
857.00
854.10
850.30
846.80
861.90
845.30
837.80
837.90
847.70
827.10
838.60
831.30
831.40
819.00
808.60
801.80
803.40
788.10
784.40
804.00
843.20

494,200
55,810
15,930
19,660
20,220
182,170
41,490
40,090
36,290
33,300
31,000
114,460
27,450
24,920
22,970
19,990
19,130
72,920
17,630
15,210
13,990
13,300
12,790
41,930
11,340
9,220
8,770
6,820
5,780

789.60
735.20
744.90
730.70
731.80
784.20
828.70
785.50
769.50
753.50
773.00
781.90
791.20
766.70
752.60
790.40
814.90
801.80
790.80
799.30
825.40
801.70
794.40
796.70
784.10
786.50
799.40
797.70
832.80

Number

All retired workers
Total
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

Men
Subtotal
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84

15,107,850
1,332,960
351,270
463,130
518,560
4,198,470
891,960
870,350
851,290
819,080
765,790
3,610,550
763,270
745,680
741,430
685,700
674,470
2,885,690
652,560
609,990
572,760
547,490
502,890
1,868,570
462,050
434,190
377,760
312,020
282,550

1,008.10
990.40
991.70
983.80
995.40
1,030.60
1,081.00
1,035.60
1,014.50
1,006.30
1,010.10
1,007.50
1,025.70
1,007.50
999.40
994.90
1,008.60
993.90
1,013.00
995.50
1,008.40
982.50
963.20
954.50
953.90
945.10
931.60
950.50
1,005.00

13,452,980
1,157,940
304,190
400,030
453,720
3,653,330
772,110
755,590
740,540
715,230
669,860
3,217,270
670,430
664,030
662,730
614,190
605,890
2,611,140
587,450
551,200
518,250
496,850
457,390
1,705,080
418,760
397,300
344,980
284,280
259,760

1,029.80
1,018.20
1,020.00
1,012.10
1,022.40
1,058.60
1,111.70
1,064.00
1,042.30
1,033.10
1,036.70
1,029.50
1,051.30
1,030.40
1,021.60
1,014.80
1,028.10
1,011.90
1,033.60
1,013.40
1,026.80
999.40
978.80
968.90
969.80
959.30
944.90
964.40
1,018.80

(Continued)

5.2 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.1—Number and average monthly benefit for retired workers, by sex, age, and race,
December 2002—Continued
All races a

Age

Number

c

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Other

b

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

49,100
12,890
11,720
9,380
8,710
6,400
17,680
5,120

912.00
876.30
941.60
946.00
901.80
893.90
821.40
751.90

17,980
4,810
3,830
3,700
3,170
2,470
7,020
1,910

952.00
919.50
978.80
1,011.90
939.00
900.40
884.40
860.00

1,239,380
109,350
29,230
38,850
41,270
338,830
71,550
69,120
70,460
66,160
61,540
274,050
62,840
55,790
53,770
51,950
49,700
216,280
49,040
44,910
43,440
41,690
37,200
151,290
35,490
33,470
30,060
27,810
24,460
90,780
21,840
20,860
17,330
16,520
14,230
42,850
15,950

707.50
678.20
676.20
679.20
678.60
706.30
730.00
715.50
692.60
695.20
696.10
696.90
707.70
696.40
689.90
691.50
697.00
703.50
700.90
705.40
709.20
698.20
703.80
718.50
706.90
703.80
720.40
721.40
750.00
773.90
761.60
799.10
781.20
757.00
766.60
721.00
653.30

388,640
50,320
15,950
17,060
17,310
130,060
31,870
27,220
24,900
23,890
22,180
90,910
21,580
19,350
18,570
16,480
14,930
58,120
13,900
11,680
11,930
10,660
9,950
34,050
8,900
7,970
6,350
5,720
5,110
17,540
4,710
3,770
3,640
2,880
2,540
5,920
1,720

661.30
570.00
563.80
565.70
579.80
638.40
668.10
634.00
630.10
617.30
633.00
658.80
661.90
640.20
649.50
666.20
681.60
698.50
697.70
694.60
697.80
701.70
701.70
719.30
717.30
705.50
699.10
732.00
755.40
830.30
830.50
863.90
820.50
818.20
807.60
761.50
734.30

Men (cont.)
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

871,640
239,840
201,620
171,110
143,590
115,480
281,040
58,930

1,094.30
1,049.60
1,134.40
1,122.50
1,091.30
1,078.60
1,012.30
940.30

801,040
221,080
185,340
157,280
131,110
106,230
255,360
51,820

1,108.50
1,062.60
1,150.10
1,135.40
1,107.30
1,092.90
1,028.10
961.50

14,095,810
1,245,910
338,060
431,730
476,120
3,369,190
721,930
698,550
680,830
655,960
611,920
3,003,760
630,470
610,980
608,210
576,210
577,890
2,639,210
570,740
540,480
530,070
518,060
479,860
1,969,240
449,810
442,080
394,530
348,180
334,640
1,198,210
297,690
267,470
238,700
214,120
180,230
517,450
152,840

773.90
660.70
649.80
657.10
671.60
724.30
737.60
724.90
715.90
716.10
726.10
746.60
743.00
741.20
742.10
748.40
759.10
783.60
769.70
774.90
789.40
789.30
797.40
836.50
808.40
819.70
834.70
850.40
884.00
922.40
902.00
944.80
931.10
924.10
909.10
880.10
825.30

12,430,380
1,086,220
292,880
375,810
417,530
2,898,690
618,270
601,930
585,190
565,490
527,810
2,632,410
545,540
535,060
534,950
505,960
510,900
2,353,330
505,710
481,400
472,360
463,240
430,620
1,773,660
402,970
398,460
356,100
312,730
303,400
1,084,270
269,590
241,640
216,570
193,800
162,670
467,000
134,800

784.00
663.10
651.80
659.00
674.70
730.30
742.00
730.20
722.50
722.80
733.70
755.10
750.40
749.80
750.80
757.30
767.80
793.30
778.80
783.50
799.40
799.70
807.90
848.90
819.30
831.80
846.90
864.10
897.00
936.20
914.70
958.50
945.00
939.40
923.20
896.00
846.60

Women
Subtotal
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

a. Includes 66,860 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.3

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.2—Number and average monthly benefit for disabled workers, by sex, age, and race,
December 2002
All races a

Age

Number

c

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

All disabled workers
Total

5,535,860
1,680

834.10
349.40

4,016,610
1,120

860.30
357.90

944,570
300

775.40
314.00

539,060
260

745.30
353.50

20–24
20
21
22
23
24

51,170
4,220
7,250
10,720
13,540
15,440

457.80
377.60
418.20
443.90
474.10
493.50

33,730
2,680
4,970
6,800
9,140
10,140

462.80
385.70
416.30
451.50
478.00
499.70

10,610
880
1,340
2,430
2,680
3,280

437.10
351.00
393.80
418.10
452.00
479.90

6,830
660
940
1,490
1,720
2,020

465.00
379.90
463.20
451.50
487.80
484.30

25–29
25
26
27
28
29

114,130
19,020
20,480
22,610
25,410
26,610

551.80
518.80
534.30
550.80
568.70
573.70

73,900
12,590
13,500
14,780
16,000
17,030

564.50
522.70
544.00
562.80
585.00
593.80

22,450
3,700
3,770
4,200
5,410
5,370

536.30
520.00
514.00
530.90
550.60
553.30

17,650
2,730
3,200
3,620
3,960
4,140

518.40
499.20
516.10
524.60
528.10
518.00

30–34
30
31
32
33
34

212,050
31,880
37,210
43,660
46,520
52,780

625.90
587.70
610.50
622.10
638.00
652.40

141,820
20,830
24,640
29,320
31,400
35,630

640.40
602.60
625.80
636.50
654.20
663.80

37,790
5,960
6,650
7,550
8,110
9,520

600.80
564.70
592.20
592.60
609.90
628.20

30,700
4,860
5,720
6,370
6,620
7,130

591.20
552.90
567.10
594.60
596.50
628.70

35–39
35
36
37
38
39

371,850
56,000
64,440
75,380
84,980
91,050

691.80
666.20
677.10
685.10
706.20
710.30

254,960
37,540
43,650
51,550
58,950
63,270

710.80
683.10
697.90
700.90
726.00
730.10

67,300
10,260
11,730
13,480
15,530
16,300

648.80
626.60
636.70
649.60
660.50
659.50

46,140
7,560
8,390
9,600
9,880
10,710

653.60
639.10
632.50
651.10
662.80
674.30

40–44
40
41
42
43
44

595,190
100,720
110,350
119,650
129,920
134,550

748.30
716.80
737.20
748.10
761.70
768.30

418,170
70,480
77,920
84,440
90,750
94,580

768.20
735.60
756.90
768.80
783.60
786.60

108,400
17,920
19,940
21,490
24,230
24,820

692.00
655.20
680.70
690.70
703.30
717.70

63,600
11,500
11,440
12,590
13,930
14,140

718.10
700.50
710.30
714.00
721.70
738.80

45–49
45
46
47
48
49

784,070
145,250
152,940
157,380
162,250
166,250

810.90
784.60
800.70
810.20
819.50
835.60

549,520
102,110
106,290
110,320
114,140
116,660

834.90
806.00
828.10
834.80
843.80
857.70

144,620
26,670
28,760
29,320
29,330
30,540

752.90
729.00
733.50
754.20
763.10
781.10

83,200
15,240
16,690
16,450
17,280
17,540

754.60
738.80
742.20
751.40
755.50
782.30

50–54
50
51
52
53
54

968,330
175,670
185,370
190,150
202,680
214,460

864.50
840.60
858.30
860.50
870.90
886.90

686,320
125,730
131,010
133,100
142,810
153,670

883.70
861.40
876.80
882.00
888.20
905.10

173,340
30,750
33,890
35,280
36,910
36,510

823.00
790.00
812.10
821.50
838.10
846.80

98,670
17,740
18,580
19,800
20,790
21,760

802.40
779.30
810.10
785.90
805.80
826.20

55–59
55
56
57
58
59

1,177,130
235,330
231,720
217,270
233,870
258,940

906.40
898.40
903.40
900.40
911.70
916.70

880,120
172,580
172,440
159,870
177,100
198,130

928.70
916.10
925.40
924.60
934.30
940.80

188,940
38,170
36,460
36,980
37,190
40,140

856.10
857.50
854.30
852.90
857.60
858.10

102,460
22,620
21,490
19,510
18,840
20,000

810.20
831.20
813.00
795.90
809.90
797.70

60–64
60
61
62
63
64

1,260,260
260,490
254,100
253,820
247,050
244,800

916.80
919.70
917.70
922.30
916.20
907.70

976,950
200,110
194,710
197,340
192,040
192,750

943.40
946.20
944.20
950.00
943.10
933.40

190,820
39,560
38,970
38,340
37,790
36,160

843.80
852.20
848.10
842.80
841.00
833.80

89,550
20,040
19,840
17,730
16,590
15,350

786.30
790.50
798.50
789.70
783.30
764.50

Under 20

Men
Subtotal
Under 20
20–24
20
21
22
23
24

3,069,140

935.00

2,256,900

973.10

497,200

834.50

292,990

820.30

1,030

353.80

690

363.40

160

279.00

180

383.20

30,920
2,620
4,540
6,520
8,060
9,180

468.00
380.10
425.70
456.80
491.10
501.70

20,440
1,630
3,190
4,240
5,330
6,050

472.20
383.30
426.40
457.60
498.90
506.90

6,060
560
810
1,260
1,640
1,790

447.60
369.30
385.20
438.30
458.50
497.10

4,420
430
540
1,020
1,090
1,340

476.80
381.90
481.80
476.40
502.30
484.80
(Continued)

5.4 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.2—Number and average monthly benefit for disabled workers, by sex, age, and race,
December 2002—Continued
All races a

Age

Number

c

White

Other b

Black

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Men (cont.)
25–29
25
26
27
28
29

63,650
10,970
11,420
12,880
14,010
14,370

563.00
531.00
550.00
557.50
579.70
586.60

40,970
7,140
7,630
8,230
8,910
9,060

578.40
538.70
565.90
576.30
595.50
605.10

12,530
2,170
1,900
2,500
2,950
3,010

540.90
527.10
525.20
521.60
549.30
568.60

10,050
1,660
1,880
2,150
2,120
2,240

527.90
503.00
508.90
527.10
556.40
536.10

30–34
30
31
32
33
34

117,000
17,520
20,210
23,750
26,420
29,100

638.40
596.20
631.40
636.90
648.60
660.60

77,130
11,490
13,030
15,740
17,730
19,140

655.10
613.60
650.40
655.10
664.20
674.60

20,630
3,130
3,570
3,980
4,560
5,390

607.70
559.70
601.10
600.50
623.70
631.90

18,100
2,800
3,470
3,740
3,900
4,190

604.00
563.50
591.50
605.80
608.90
635.30

35–39
35
36
37
38
39

206,580
31,170
35,500
41,900
47,670
50,340

710.10
678.40
694.10
701.90
728.30
730.70

140,110
20,670
23,930
28,010
33,030
34,470

734.30
702.00
722.10
724.70
754.00
751.30

37,670
5,710
6,250
7,740
8,610
9,360

654.40
624.90
637.40
647.00
670.70
675.00

26,650
4,370
4,870
5,710
5,680
6,020

666.10
641.80
639.40
662.60
669.70
705.20

40–44
40
41
42
43
44

329,680
56,350
60,940
66,000
72,560
73,830

785.90
743.20
768.20
783.70
804.70
816.40

231,850
39,610
43,050
46,640
50,570
51,980

812.00
765.60
794.90
810.70
836.40
839.00

59,180
9,720
10,850
11,690
13,430
13,490

710.30
664.30
691.50
711.50
718.80
749.10

35,540
6,520
6,350
7,000
7,960
7,710

749.70
729.20
733.90
735.90
753.50
788.50

45–49
45
46
47
48
49

429,050
79,620
85,060
86,030
88,230
90,110

876.10
839.70
858.00
876.10
890.20
911.50

302,100
55,920
58,770
60,640
62,660
64,110

909.80
873.90
898.00
909.10
921.70
941.10

78,320
14,440
16,320
16,050
15,520
15,990

784.10
746.40
756.90
790.60
802.80
821.10

44,600
8,460
9,220
8,650
9,070
9,200

814.40
778.50
785.10
812.70
830.10
862.90

50–54
50
51
52
53
54

529,110
96,140
101,050
103,810
110,930
117,180

965.20
927.10
953.20
957.10
975.00
1,004.60

380,500
70,270
72,100
74,190
78,980
84,960

993.70
956.10
980.80
985.20
1,004.00
1,033.40

89,550
15,470
17,790
18,300
19,370
18,620

883.70
838.90
868.90
879.10
898.50
924.10

52,900
9,650
10,050
10,010
11,260
11,930

901.20
857.90
904.20
896.70
903.10
935.80

55–59
55
56
57
58
59

647,250
129,340
127,420
119,170
129,210
142,110

1,050.50
1,024.30
1,040.10
1,045.50
1,063.00
1,076.50

493,270
95,600
96,490
89,400
100,160
111,620

1,082.70
1,052.10
1,071.60
1,082.30
1,093.50
1,109.00

96,780
20,280
18,500
19,030
18,840
20,130

953.90
945.10
941.90
942.60
970.10
969.10

53,550
12,190
11,610
10,140
9,730
9,880

936.20
945.80
938.60
921.40
938.60
934.40

60–64
60
61
62
63
64

714,870
144,820
143,140
144,160
142,100
140,650

1,080.10
1,083.80
1,080.40
1,087.90
1,079.80
1,068.10

569,840
114,020
112,560
115,550
113,640
114,070

1,112.30
1,117.90
1,113.30
1,120.00
1,111.70
1,098.30

96,320
20,400
19,690
19,020
19,250
17,960

968.60
965.80
971.50
972.50
966.60
966.40

47,000
9,880
10,570
9,380
8,860
8,310

923.50
939.90
936.80
929.80
923.80
879.90

Women
Subtotal

2,466,720

708.60

1,759,710

715.60

447,370

709.80

246,070

656.00

650

342.40

430

349.10

140

353.90

80

286.50

20–24
20
21
22
23
24

20,250
1,600
2,710
4,200
5,480
6,260

442.10
373.50
405.80
423.90
449.00
481.40

13,290
1,050
1,780
2,560
3,810
4,090

448.40
389.50
398.20
441.40
448.80
489.20

4,550
320
530
1,170
1,040
1,490

423.10
319.20
406.90
396.30
441.70
459.20

2,410
230
400
470
630
680

443.40
376.10
438.00
397.30
462.60
483.40

25–29
25
26
27
28
29

50,480
8,050
9,060
9,730
11,400
12,240

537.70
502.20
514.40
541.90
555.10
558.60

32,930
5,450
5,870
6,550
7,090
7,970

547.20
501.70
515.50
545.70
571.80
580.90

9,920
1,530
1,870
1,700
2,460
2,360

530.60
509.80
502.70
544.50
552.10
533.70

7,600
1,070
1,320
1,470
1,840
1,900

505.80
493.30
526.50
520.90
495.50
496.70

Under 20

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.5

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.2—Number and average monthly benefit for disabled workers, by sex, age, and race,
December 2002—Continued
All races a

Age

Number

c

White

Other b

Black

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Women (cont.)
30–34
30
31
32
33
34

95,050
14,360
17,000
19,910
20,100
23,680

610.50
577.30
585.60
604.40
624.10
642.30

64,690
9,340
11,610
13,580
13,670
16,490

623.00
589.00
598.20
614.80
641.20
651.30

17,160
2,830
3,080
3,570
3,550
4,130

592.50
570.20
582.00
583.70
592.20
623.40

12,600
2,060
2,250
2,630
2,720
2,940

572.80
538.50
529.50
578.70
578.70
619.30

35–39
35
36
37
38
39

165,270
24,830
28,940
33,480
37,310
40,710

669.00
650.90
656.10
664.20
678.00
685.00

114,850
16,870
19,720
23,540
25,920
28,800

682.10
660.00
668.70
672.50
690.40
704.80

29,630
4,550
5,480
5,740
6,920
6,940

641.50
628.70
636.00
653.10
647.80
638.60

19,490
3,190
3,520
3,890
4,200
4,690

636.70
635.40
623.00
634.30
653.60
634.70

40–44
40
41
42
43
44

265,510
44,370
49,410
53,650
57,360
60,720

701.70
683.30
699.00
704.30
707.30
709.80

186,320
30,870
34,870
37,800
40,180
42,600

713.80
697.20
710.10
717.10
717.10
722.70

49,220
8,200
9,090
9,800
10,800
11,330

670.00
644.40
667.80
665.90
684.10
680.20

28,060
4,980
5,090
5,590
5,970
6,430

678.10
663.00
680.90
686.50
679.30
679.30

45–49
45
46
47
48
49

355,020
65,630
67,880
71,350
74,020
76,140

732.20
717.80
728.90
730.80
735.20
745.70

247,420
46,190
47,520
49,680
51,480
52,550

743.40
723.90
741.70
744.10
749.10
755.90

66,300
12,230
12,440
13,270
13,810
14,550

716.10
708.50
702.90
710.20
718.50
737.20

38,600
6,780
7,470
7,800
8,210
8,340

685.50
689.10
689.20
683.40
673.10
693.30

50–54
50
51
52
53
54

439,220
79,530
84,320
86,340
91,750
97,280

743.20
735.90
744.50
744.40
745.10
745.10

305,820
55,460
58,910
58,910
63,830
68,710

746.90
741.50
749.60
751.90
744.90
746.50

83,790
15,280
16,100
16,980
17,540
17,890

758.00
740.60
749.40
759.40
771.40
766.30

45,770
8,090
8,530
9,790
9,530
9,830

688.10
685.50
699.30
672.70
690.80
693.10

55–59
55
56
57
58
59

529,880
105,990
104,300
98,100
104,660
116,830

730.40
744.70
736.50
724.10
724.80
722.40

386,850
76,980
75,950
70,470
76,940
86,510

732.30
747.20
739.80
724.50
727.00
723.70

92,160
17,890
17,960
17,950
18,350
20,010

753.50
758.20
764.00
757.80
742.10
746.50

48,910
10,430
9,880
9,370
9,110
10,120

672.30
697.30
665.50
660.00
672.40
664.30

60–64
60
61
62
63
64

545,390
115,670
110,960
109,660
104,950
104,150

702.80
714.30
707.80
704.70
694.80
690.90

407,110
86,090
82,150
81,790
78,400
78,680

707.10
718.90
712.40
709.90
698.70
694.20

94,500
19,160
19,280
19,320
18,540
18,200

716.60
731.30
722.20
715.10
710.70
703.00

42,550
10,160
9,270
8,350
7,730
7,040

634.80
645.20
640.80
632.20
622.30
628.30

a. Includes 35,620 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

5.6 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.3—Number and average monthly benefit for spouses, by marital status, basis of entitlement, age,
and race, December 2002
All races a

Basis of entitlement and age

Number

c

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

349.30

123,990

297.00

All spouses
Total

2,832,350

439.00

2,553,740

451.30

146,250

2,793,950

441.70

2,529,560

453.10

141,390

352.20

114,860

303.00

151,140
20,350
23,080
30,620
28,740
20,690
14,610
5,850
7,200

240.80
138.20
168.80
211.00
252.60
297.20
326.30
381.80
391.30

111,950
14,260
16,650
22,410
20,790
15,660
11,440
4,660
6,080

257.80
146.90
179.00
223.70
269.20
313.80
346.00
394.90
404.20

19,700
2,660
2,820
4,040
4,230
2,690
1,720
760
780

215.00
121.20
155.20
193.30
224.80
270.00
280.40
362.50
332.30

18,830
3,300
3,530
4,020
3,600
2,220
1,390
430
340

169.90
115.10
133.00
160.90
190.60
219.10
225.20
274.20
295.60

Entitlement based on age
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
85–89
90–94
95 or older

2,642,810
306,150
77,560
105,130
123,460
715,980
140,080
143,870
146,110
145,890
140,030
689,060
142,840
141,570
142,510
132,790
129,350
528,860
124,480
113,170
106,170
97,420
87,620
288,030
94,370
18,630
1,730

453.20
410.90
401.10
406.90
420.60
454.30
452.30
455.30
454.90
453.20
456.00
456.40
457.20
458.70
455.80
455.90
454.00
455.10
458.30
455.20
454.70
450.10
456.20
465.60
500.90
491.70
479.90

2,417,610
273,710
69,290
93,980
110,440
642,140
125,260
128,710
130,590
131,120
126,460
632,140
130,280
130,230
130,530
122,130
118,970
491,090
115,480
104,740
98,120
91,250
81,500
270,590
88,800
17,570
1,570

462.20
422.30
412.00
418.40
432.10
466.30
464.70
467.50
467.00
464.10
468.20
464.90
466.80
467.00
464.40
464.80
461.50
461.30
464.70
462.80
461.00
455.20
461.90
471.00
506.60
496.50
481.80

121,690
16,290
3,880
5,690
6,720
38,000
7,610
7,410
8,070
8,070
6,840
31,820
7,020
6,220
6,680
5,980
5,920
21,730
5,270
4,910
4,530
3,540
3,480
9,680
3,320
710
140

374.50
335.60
330.10
320.30
351.70
375.30
377.30
378.50
372.00
384.00
363.30
381.90
376.40
390.00
388.70
372.60
381.70
383.50
391.10
373.30
386.30
382.50
384.00
378.30
404.30
395.30
480.40

96,030
15,860
4,310
5,330
6,220
34,610
7,050
7,540
7,160
6,370
6,490
22,960
5,170
4,690
4,890
4,300
3,910
13,890
3,230
3,130
3,100
2,230
2,200
6,560
1,830
300
20

329.10
294.40
291.20
298.00
293.60
323.60
315.80
325.10
333.60
321.00
321.70
330.40
333.90
323.30
326.90
329.30
340.00
348.90
344.30
338.00
357.40
346.40
361.50
370.00
399.50
458.80
324.90

Subtotal

38,400

247.70

24,180

254.50

4,860

262.30

9,130

221.80

1,970
1,690
8,740
10,370
8,410
4,030
2,030
1,160

144.60
206.20
254.40
259.70
249.00
250.40
263.20
280.50

1,380
1,050
5,540
6,150
5,290
2,470
1,490
810

141.70
196.40
258.10
266.40
262.40
264.60
272.20
292.70

300
240
1,080
1,420
920
570
180
150

166.30
240.60
264.30
289.90
271.30
246.10
256.80
227.40

290
400
2,120
2,770
2,090
950
320
190

135.60
211.20
239.90
229.40
204.00
218.60
226.90
268.70

Wives
Subtotal
Entitlement based on care of children
Under 35
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–61
62–64

Husbands

Under 62
62–64
65–69
70–74
75–79
80–84
85-89
90 or older

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.7

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.3—Number and average monthly benefit for spouses, by marital status, basis of entitlement, age,
and race, December 2002—Continued
All races a

Basis of entitlement and age

Number

c

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

451.90

2,439,880

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

127,590

372.30

105,910

318.90

Number

Spouses of retired workers
Total

2,681,090

462.00
Wives

Subtotal
By basis of entitlement
Care of children
Under 35
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–61
62–64
Age
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
85–89
90–94
95 or older
By marital status
Nondivorced wives
Divorced wives

2,646,800

454.40

2,418,360

463.70

123,480

375.50

97,470

326.80

53,050
1,780
3,490
7,390
9,710
10,120
9,070
4,850
6,640

360.90
311.10
300.50
331.10
355.40
361.80
370.70
399.90
403.60

41,840
1,330
2,620
5,710
7,480
7,940
7,230
3,900
5,630

378.90
331.20
318.60
346.90
373.00
379.70
392.50
414.80
415.10

6,480
250
550
1,000
1,260
1,150
980
590
700

324.40
261.50
271.60
304.00
334.70
337.70
316.00
368.40
351.50

4,570
180
320
660
930
1,010
800
360
310

252.00
252.60
202.00
241.30
244.60
250.20
251.00
290.30
312.10

2,593,750
277,520
66,430
94,760
116,330
700,470
134,810
140,380
143,080
143,830
138,370
685,350
141,720
140,730
141,760
132,180
128,960
527,800
124,180
112,870
106,000
97,200
87,550
287,900
94,350
18,630
1,730

456.30
424.80
422.20
420.40
429.70
457.70
458.10
459.30
458.30
455.10
457.90
457.20
458.70
459.50
456.70
456.60
454.30
455.30
458.60
455.50
455.00
450.40
456.30
465.80
500.90
491.70
479.90

2,376,520
248,930
59,550
85,070
104,310
629,660
120,900
125,890
128,250
129,550
125,070
629,280
129,410
129,540
129,980
121,640
118,710
490,220
115,250
104,510
97,980
91,050
81,430
270,500
88,790
17,570
1,570

465.20
436.70
434.20
432.30
441.60
469.50
470.40
471.40
469.90
465.90
470.00
465.70
468.10
467.70
465.10
465.50
461.70
461.60
465.00
463.00
461.30
455.50
462.10
471.10
506.60
496.50
481.80

117,000
14,140
3,090
4,870
6,180
36,190
7,080
7,000
7,670
7,770
6,670
31,240
6,840
6,110
6,570
5,880
5,840
21,620
5,240
4,860
4,520
3,520
3,480
9,650
3,310
710
140

378.30
344.90
344.10
330.80
356.40
380.30
382.80
384.40
379.80
386.80
366.20
383.40
379.10
391.30
390.00
373.30
383.10
384.00
390.70
374.50
387.00
382.90
384.00
379.20
404.20
395.30
480.40

92,900
14,230
3,740
4,720
5,770
33,450
6,680
7,280
6,910
6,190
6,390
22,700
5,100
4,650
4,810
4,280
3,860
13,820
3,200
3,110
3,080
2,230
2,200
6,550
1,830
300
20

330.50
297.00
297.20
300.40
294.10
324.30
316.90
326.40
334.40
321.00
321.70
330.80
334.60
323.60
327.50
329.20
340.00
349.00
344.60
337.60
358.00
346.40
361.50
370.10
399.50
458.80
324.90

2,523,970
122,830

454.60
451.10

2,313,040
105,320

463.80
462.10

110,710
12,770

373.80
390.50

93,070
4,400

325.10
363.60

34,290

257.30

21,520

265.70

4,110

275.90

8,440

226.80

Husbands
Subtotal

(Continued)

5.8 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.3—Number and average monthly benefit for spouses, by marital status, basis of entitlement, age,
and race, December 2002—Continued
All races a

Basis of entitlement and age

Number

c

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

211.60

113,860

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

18,660

191.80

18,080

169.20

Number

Spouses of disabled workers
Total

151,260

221.90
Wives

Subtotal
By basis of entitlement
Care of children
Under 35
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–61
62–64
Age
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75 or older
By marital status
Nondivorced wives
Divorced wives

147,150

212.80

111,200

223.30

17,910

191.90

17,390

169.50

98,090
18,570
19,590
23,230
19,030
10,570
5,540
1,000
560

175.90
121.70
145.40
172.90
200.10
235.40
253.50
294.40
246.30

70,110
12,930
14,030
16,700
13,310
7,720
4,210
760
450

185.50
128.00
153.00
181.50
210.80
246.10
266.00
293.20
268.80

13,220
2,410
2,270
3,040
2,970
1,540
740
170
80

161.40
106.60
127.00
156.90
178.10
219.40
233.10
342.20
165.00

14,260
3,120
3,210
3,360
2,670
1,210
590
70
30

143.70
107.10
126.20
145.20
171.70
193.10
190.20
191.40
125.00

49,060
28,630
11,130
10,370
7,130
15,510
5,270
3,490
3,030
2,060
1,660
3,710
1,120
840
750
610
390
1,210

286.50
277.00
274.70
282.60
272.30
300.40
304.60
293.10
292.00
314.20
300.90
296.10
268.00
320.00
284.10
299.30
343.20
305.20

41,090
24,780
9,740
8,910
6,130
12,480
4,360
2,820
2,340
1,570
1,390
2,860
870
690
550
490
260
970

287.80
277.90
276.20
285.70
269.40
304.30
306.00
295.70
303.10
314.80
306.20
295.60
265.50
321.80
282.40
290.20
364.70
306.00

4,690
2,150
790
820
540
1,810
530
410
400
300
170
580
180
110
110
100
80
150

278.20
274.50
275.70
257.90
297.90
276.40
303.40
278.90
222.90
312.30
248.50
299.20
273.90
318.70
308.40
331.80
276.20
271.40

3,130
1,630
570
610
450
1,160
370
260
250
180
100
260
70
40
80
20
50
80

287.20
272.10
252.00
279.80
287.00
302.60
296.00
288.20
310.10
318.90
316.30
301.70
283.30
291.70
285.30
359.50
338.70
325.50

142,480
4,670

210.80
273.60

107,590
3,610

221.70
270.20

17,240
670

188.10
292.10

17,030
360

167.20
278.90

4,110

168.10

2,660

163.70

750

188.00

690

160.90

Husbands
Subtotal

a. Includes 8,370 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.9

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.4—Number and average monthly benefit for children, by type of benefit, age, and race,
December 2002
All races

Age

Number

c

a

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Other

b

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

All children
Total

3,915,520

432.30

2,628,160

463.20

847,610

378.20

412,670

345.70

3,041,690
9,970
25,980
36,710
50,650
64,200
79,720
94,860
112,660
136,410
160,810
187,190
216,390
248,100
271,750
298,090
319,600
348,430
380,170

399.50
274.10
307.70
308.60
323.70
337.20
336.50
348.00
350.80
357.80
361.30
368.40
374.60
389.70
396.60
410.20
426.20
455.50
465.90

1,952,780
6,100
16,070
22,650
31,490
40,040
49,840
59,870
71,360
85,790
100,330
118,440
135,420
156,500
174,150
193,390
207,530
230,920
252,890

426.70
282.50
322.20
326.70
339.20
360.80
357.30
369.60
372.30
382.10
384.60
395.20
399.80
415.50
422.80
437.90
452.90
485.30
496.80

687,090
2,150
5,390
8,450
11,160
14,040
17,810
21,310
25,090
31,790
38,470
43,060
51,270
58,050
62,650
67,460
71,570
75,540
81,830

355.30
232.00
267.40
274.80
284.90
296.20
301.40
312.00
312.40
316.10
325.10
324.70
339.60
349.20
355.30
366.00
384.50
401.50
411.40

377,990
1,640
4,450
5,520
7,840
9,900
11,820
13,420
15,860
18,150
21,140
24,460
27,870
31,340
32,560
34,150
37,240
38,990
41,640

337.30
295.90
305.20
287.60
318.60
302.10
304.80
311.20
318.10
317.80
318.40
317.20
318.10
333.90
333.00
338.70
353.50
379.10
379.80

Disabled adult children
18–19
20–24
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–69
70–74
75–79
80 or older

748,660
12,070
57,790
62,390
76,210
98,150
110,480
97,240
75,210
55,070
38,440
26,450
18,380
12,130
8,650

551.00
462.80
470.40
509.40
541.70
557.20
572.80
580.90
586.70
583.20
579.60
542.70
514.40
486.10
456.30

589,680
8,160
37,360
43,160
55,460
74,440
87,510
78,850
63,520
48,230
33,690
23,550
16,690
11,130
7,930

571.50
491.40
494.30
532.30
558.60
577.50
594.00
603.70
604.60
596.70
592.20
552.90
522.10
493.00
461.90

132,260
2,880
15,650
15,480
16,900
19,860
20,000
15,760
10,130
6,050
3,990
2,580
1,450
890
640

480.50
397.90
435.90
467.00
502.30
501.80
498.60
487.10
490.40
484.60
485.30
457.10
435.20
398.80
388.70

24,800
940
4,360
3,410
3,510
3,690
2,820
2,450
1,460
760
670
310
230
110
80

436.40
414.50
388.20
397.60
467.30
447.40
443.20
446.20
478.60
500.40
487.20
476.20
462.40
491.90
447.00

Students, aged 18–19
18
19

125,170
116,440
8,730

519.80
519.50
523.50

85,700
80,490
5,210

548.60
548.10
557.00

28,260
25,500
2,760

456.30
453.20
484.90

9,880
9,220
660

439.60
441.20
418.50

477,380

427.70

349,660

453.10

95,480

376.60

31,270

303.10

269,590
440
1,190
2,010
2,620
3,780
5,100
6,170
7,280
9,710
11,250
14,970
17,370
21,280
24,780
28,890
31,880
37,790
43,080

398.60
374.80
377.60
375.20
359.50
357.60
351.20
376.50
368.80
372.20
358.20
365.30
376.70
382.10
380.10
389.20
397.70
439.70
447.30

178,300
310
780
1,230
1,750
2,310
3,290
3,850
4,430
6,000
7,210
9,520
11,390
13,670
16,330
19,370
21,570
25,450
29,840

425.40
380.90
390.40
391.60
371.20
382.10
372.30
395.00
390.10
388.10
376.40
394.00
400.80
412.70
403.40
413.10
420.00
468.90
481.20

67,010
90
270
570
620
1,060
1,290
1,790
2,170
2,870
3,040
4,170
4,600
5,840
6,370
6,820
7,480
8,970
8,990

367.70
439.60
403.50
368.00
359.80
334.30
342.20
370.20
358.40
373.50
345.60
340.30
353.70
338.50
356.00
363.40
379.00
394.80
395.00

23,710
40
140
200
250
410
490
510
680
810
980
1,270
1,300
1,700
2,040
2,630
2,770
3,320
4,170

288.80
181.80
256.30
306.50
276.50
280.00
239.90
270.60
263.00
257.90
268.30
233.90
257.20
291.10
268.80
282.50
275.90
340.20
321.80

Under age 18
Under 1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

Children of retired workers
Subtotal
Under age 18
Under 1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

(Continued)

5.10 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.4—Number and average monthly benefit for children, by type of benefit, age, and race,
December 2002—Continued
All races

Age

Number

c

a

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Other

b

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Children of retired workers (cont.)
Disabled adult children
18–19
20–24
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–69
70 or older

193,150
1,890
9,900
14,860
24,980
38,390
44,400
31,290
16,550
7,300
2,530
730
330

465.10
428.30
417.50
441.00
464.60
474.20
483.20
466.70
458.80
447.60
463.10
422.70
400.60

160,780
1,470
6,890
11,640
20,390
31,700
38,040
26,650
14,370
6,440
2,270
650
270

480.60
456.60
442.00
462.40
477.60
489.70
498.80
480.00
468.60
457.20
470.90
436.00
416.30

25,250
330
2,320
2,400
3,330
5,220
5,280
3,610
1,760
710
180
60
50

397.00
355.80
371.40
387.80
404.40
410.10
402.60
394.30
403.70
366.80
392.80
333.20
323.70

6,730
90
640
770
1,220
1,410
1,030
940
400
130
70
20
10

352.40
233.00
321.90
282.40
419.30
362.20
333.90
360.30
349.20
328.60
443.20
258.70
360.00

Students, aged 18–19
18
19

14,640
13,620
1,020

468.50
470.30
444.70

10,580
9,960
620

501.20
502.90
473.70

3,220
2,880
340

401.70
400.00
415.70

830
770
60

312.40
312.70
309.50

1,905,050

584.20

1,266,870

629.80

432,850

491.10

189,220

492.90

1,344,680
1,780
7,490
11,030
17,650
24,370
30,490
37,840
45,760
57,030
69,480
82,430
96,150
112,470
123,230
136,160
149,200
162,750
179,370

571.90
549.40
548.20
525.70
534.80
539.30
532.30
541.40
537.10
538.10
535.50
540.10
542.60
559.60
563.80
580.90
588.80
612.40
616.70

835,560
880
4,120
6,290
10,030
14,290
18,070
22,940
27,550
34,490
41,330
50,380
57,260
68,180
76,370
85,770
93,990
106,240
117,380

625.80
593.00
618.20
585.20
592.80
603.80
591.30
595.60
590.40
595.40
590.50
597.90
597.60
613.80
617.00
634.30
639.20
659.80
665.90

324,520
350
1,650
2,640
4,140
5,750
7,360
8,890
11,150
14,210
17,830
20,180
25,110
28,290
30,170
33,110
35,550
36,860
41,280

477.10
436.90
407.40
435.30
433.10
432.00
431.50
449.80
436.90
430.70
446.00
433.90
457.60
469.00
473.70
487.30
502.20
520.00
521.00

170,660
550
1,720
2,100
3,480
4,320
5,040
6,000
7,010
8,140
9,910
11,160
12,850
14,670
15,100
15,320
17,460
17,670
18,160

488.60
551.20
515.60
461.00
488.50
467.70
469.30
469.70
488.90
484.20
469.00
476.00
467.80
483.50
476.00
492.10
495.30
518.20
515.40

Disabled adult children
18–19
20–24
25–29
30–34
35–39
40–44
45–49
50–54
55–59
60–64
65–69
70–74
75–79
80 or older

494,750
5,820
27,710
31,370
40,080
53,230
63,920
65,770
58,620
47,770
35,910
25,720
18,180
12,060
8,590

609.20
590.60
596.60
624.50
636.30
636.50
640.70
635.90
623.00
603.90
587.80
546.10
515.80
486.70
456.30

387,280
3,730
17,140
20,440
27,290
37,940
47,920
52,120
49,110
41,790
31,420
22,900
16,530
11,070
7,880

631.30
640.00
634.50
660.90
668.00
671.70
675.50
667.40
644.60
618.30
601.00
556.30
523.30
493.50
461.70

92,930
1,560
8,520
9,150
11,070
13,390
14,220
12,050
8,370
5,340
3,810
2,520
1,420
880
630

528.80
491.80
535.80
556.30
569.30
550.70
537.90
516.50
508.70
500.20
489.70
460.00
437.00
399.80
390.70

13,360
470
1,820
1,570
1,490
1,820
1,690
1,510
1,060
630
600
290
220
110
80

522.80
529.80
522.40
525.90
558.40
539.20
511.40
499.80
527.40
535.80
492.30
491.20
467.00
491.90
447.00

Students, aged 18–19
18
19

65,620
60,460
5,160

648.40
650.30
625.80

44,030
40,960
3,070

690.30
691.70
672.00

15,400
13,750
1,650

556.60
555.70
563.50

5,200
4,820
380

556.30
558.70
526.30

Children of deceased workers
Subtotal
Under age 18
Under 1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.11

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.4—Number and average monthly benefit for children, by type of benefit, age, and race,
December 2002—Continued
All races

a

White

Black

1,533,090

245.00

1,011,630

258.10

319,280

225.70

192,180

207.80

1,427,420
7,750
17,300
23,670
30,380
36,050
44,130
50,850
59,620
69,670
80,080
89,790
102,870
114,350
123,740
133,040
138,520
147,890
157,720

237.30
205.20
198.70
201.80
198.00
198.40
199.50
200.60
205.60
208.20
210.70
211.30
217.30
224.00
233.50
240.10
257.70
287.00
299.50

938,920
4,910
11,170
15,130
19,710
23,440
28,480
33,080
39,380
45,300
51,790
58,540
66,770
74,650
81,450
88,250
91,970
99,230
105,670

249.80
220.70
208.30
214.00
207.30
210.50
207.10
209.90
217.60
218.90
221.50
220.90
229.90
234.90
244.60
252.60
270.20
302.80
313.30

295,560
1,710
3,470
5,240
6,400
7,230
9,160
10,630
11,770
14,710
17,600
18,710
21,560
23,920
26,110
27,530
28,540
29,710
31,560

218.80
179.20
190.20
183.80
181.80
182.70
191.20
186.90
186.00
194.20
199.00
203.30
199.10
210.10
218.30
220.90
239.40
256.40
272.60

183,620
1,050
2,590
3,220
4,110
5,170
6,290
6,910
8,170
9,200
10,250
12,030
13,720
14,970
15,420
16,200
17,010
18,000
19,310

203.00
166.50
168.10
173.40
177.30
165.40
178.00
176.60
176.30
175.80
177.50
178.70
183.70
192.20
201.40
202.80
220.60
249.90
264.70

Disabled adult children
18–19
20–24
25–29
30–34
35–39
40 or older

60,760
4,360
20,180
16,160
11,150
6,530
2,380

349.30
307.10
322.90
349.10
374.80
398.80
397.80

41,620
2,960
13,330
11,080
7,780
4,800
1,670

366.30
321.40
341.00
368.30
387.00
413.40
403.30

14,080
990
4,810
3,930
2,500
1,250
600

311.30
264.10
290.00
307.60
335.90
360.60
378.20

4,710
380
1,900
1,070
800
460
100

311.20
315.00
282.10
292.30
370.80
345.80
416.80

Students, aged 18–19
18
19

44,910
42,360
2,550

348.50
348.60
348.20

31,090
29,570
1,520

364.10
364.40
358.80

9,640
8,870
770

314.40
311.50
347.10

3,850
3,630
220

309.50
312.40
262.00

Number

c

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

b

Number

Age

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Other

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Children of disabled workers
Subtotal
Under age 18
Under 1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

a. Includes 27,080 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

5.12 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.5—Number and average monthly benefit for widowed mothers and fathers, by age, sex,
marital status, and race, December 2002
All races

Age, sex, and marital status
All widowed mothers and fathers

Number

c

193,270

a

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
636.70

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

135,050

680.50

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

30,900

543.70

25,530

520.30

0
290
0
10
50
90
140
1,290
110
260
270
300
350
3,540
680
630
710
690
830
5,450
1,020
900
1,050
1,150
1,330
6,580
1,360
1,240
1,390
1,300
1,290
5,920
1,230
1,520
1,170
1,050
950
3,680
860
830
690
700
600
2,040
560
380
420
350
330
870
460
410
1,240

...
417.60
...
119.00
414.60
444.00
423.00
417.90
348.90
427.80
388.80
413.60
458.20
450.50
451.00
452.70
424.70
425.10
491.50
492.90
469.60
491.60
480.20
519.80
498.40
553.10
531.70
556.40
581.70
534.40
560.30
582.70
568.90
574.80
610.50
606.40
552.60
613.60
616.20
591.10
627.10
604.80
635.80
625.70
671.80
535.00
622.50
587.00
697.30
613.40
635.70
588.40
566.20

50
650
50
110
120
150
220
1,670
160
340
400
400
370
3,670
710
640
830
620
870
5,450
1,070
1,040
1,120
1,110
1,110
5,760
1,160
1,220
1,210
1,150
1,020
4,570
1,120
1,030
920
760
740
2,370
620
540
510
410
290
750
180
200
160
120
90
190
80
110
400

496.20
478.70
217.40
434.40
617.10
424.40
521.80
477.90
439.70
517.50
488.40
474.30
450.50
479.60
452.70
533.50
479.00
501.90
446.70
488.80
505.20
503.10
435.60
471.10
530.90
525.60
471.60
523.00
543.80
546.50
545.20
558.90
509.60
564.60
560.60
557.90
624.20
568.00
594.90
535.00
564.30
549.20
604.70
611.70
640.50
599.60
616.30
608.30
577.30
584.40
772.70
447.50
569.10

543.90
542.70
559.00
540.40

24,100
22,560
1,540
1,430

521.40
524.50
476.00
502.50

By age
Under 20
20–24
20
21
22
23
24
25–29
25
26
27
28
29
30–34
30
31
32
33
34
35–39
35
36
37
38
39
40–44
40
41
42
43
44
45–49
45
46
47
48
49
50-54
50
51
52
53
54
55-59
55
56
57
58
59
60-61
60
61
62 or older

120
2,650
140
320
500
690
1,000
9,200
970
1,560
1,950
2,130
2,590
22,100
3,360
3,840
4,860
4,830
5,210
35,960
6,150
6,700
6,960
7,810
8,340
44,880
9,190
8,920
9,090
9,020
8,660
36,460
8,320
8,260
7,530
6,440
5,910
20,750
5,450
4,820
3,920
3,430
3,130
11,420
3,020
2,730
2,000
1,950
1,720
4,000
2,000
2,000
5,730

464.10
504.50
389.40
453.10
521.50
480.30
545.10
524.70
472.70
521.60
528.20
535.30
534.60
543.10
498.40
550.80
532.90
559.40
560.70
588.90
565.20
582.80
569.00
603.20
614.60
655.80
629.20
650.40
659.00
670.70
670.60
690.10
670.60
683.20
697.10
707.50
699.20
692.80
694.40
663.70
695.10
695.40
729.00
709.90
734.60
694.20
696.70
697.10
721.60
687.90
694.50
681.20
666.90

70
1,710
90
200
330
450
640
6,220
700
960
1,280
1,420
1,860
14,690
1,920
2,550
3,280
3,470
3,470
24,740
4,020
4,720
4,720
5,450
5,830
32,120
6,600
6,420
6,380
6,510
6,210
25,620
5,910
5,620
5,370
4,560
4,160
14,370
3,870
3,380
2,660
2,250
2,210
8,540
2,250
2,120
1,410
1,460
1,300
2,930
1,450
1,480
4,040

182,140
164,340
17,800
11,130

642.20
643.40
630.70
546.30

127,450
113,520
13,930
7,600

441.10
529.00
484.90
480.10
503.00
506.20
579.90
559.70
499.70
548.50
570.10
579.50
565.90
581.80
531.00
581.20
570.70
596.30
606.30
633.50
607.00
617.70
621.20
651.50
657.60
701.20
678.50
692.90
698.10
721.30
716.10
738.60
723.70
736.40
738.10
754.40
746.20
734.30
726.30
706.70
739.90
747.20
770.50
738.90
756.10
733.00
731.80
728.90
737.80
715.80
707.20
724.30
708.80

By sex and marital status
Women
Mothers
Surviving divorced mothers
Men

688.00
691.30
660.50
555.70

28,880
26,660
2,220
2,020

a. Includes 1,790 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTES: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed
to be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
. . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.13

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.6—Number and average monthly benefit for nondisabled widow(er)s, by sex, age, marital status,
and race, December 2002
All races a

Age, sex, and marital status
All nondisabled widow(er)s

White

Number c

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

4,563,660

861.40

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

4,046,970

882.80

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

402,300

688.10

102,080

691.20

395,860

688.90

99,610

692.90

14,590
5,750
8,840
36,290
11,710
11,630
12,950
73,420
14,260
14,530
15,210
14,950
14,470
74,820
14,950
14,770
14,710
14,890
15,500
75,920
15,370
15,990
15,290
15,000
14,270
60,700
14,360
13,340
12,420
11,290
9,290
35,180
8,110
8,530
6,810
6,160
5,570
17,430
7,510

714.50
726.30
706.80
709.20
729.30
707.40
692.80
714.40
724.50
708.40
715.80
727.50
695.50
696.80
689.80
705.10
703.80
684.90
700.20
682.00
689.70
690.60
685.20
671.00
672.10
680.20
675.70
673.80
675.70
689.90
690.70
672.00
693.70
670.00
685.00
657.60
643.70
622.20
586.00

6,450
3,360
3,090
11,050
3,360
3,800
3,890
18,600
4,210
4,010
3,620
3,320
3,440
17,660
3,900
3,330
3,470
3,750
3,210
17,920
3,630
3,740
3,500
3,770
3,280
14,350
3,430
2,900
3,080
2,690
2,250
8,370
1,970
2,030
1,610
1,490
1,270
3,940
1,270

756.10
750.70
762.00
700.40
747.00
684.50
675.60
693.30
705.90
702.60
707.60
682.90
662.00
668.60
679.40
675.30
659.10
677.10
649.00
672.20
683.40
695.80
651.50
660.20
668.70
712.60
684.40
726.10
710.50
736.40
712.30
714.50
716.30
702.10
720.90
733.00
701.50
667.70
645.40

682.50
748.40

92,620
6,990

688.00
757.60

Women
Subtotal

4,523,860

863.10

4,016,160

884.40
By age

60–61
60
61
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

126,160
53,080
73,080
307,950
92,630
101,740
113,580
654,870
124,080
128,960
133,690
135,690
132,450
733,860
133,820
137,310
150,190
151,420
161,120
888,330
171,490
176,190
175,770
184,780
180,100
848,530
183,430
187,550
177,290
154,750
145,510
566,230
130,030
123,980
114,550
104,210
93,460
294,490
103,440

845.20
860.30
834.20
835.70
844.40
836.30
828.20
867.30
869.20
867.80
865.50
870.90
863.20
863.60
860.30
865.10
864.70
866.70
861.20
856.80
859.10
857.90
855.80
851.80
859.60
881.30
865.40
872.20
884.00
888.40
902.20
885.50
903.10
889.80
885.20
876.40
865.90
839.00
785.30

105,040
43,940
61,100
260,300
77,500
86,220
96,580
561,240
105,380
110,010
114,570
117,110
114,170
639,050
114,560
118,890
131,510
132,150
141,940
791,790
151,880
155,910
156,530
165,550
161,920
770,580
165,040
170,730
161,170
140,180
133,460
520,990
119,590
113,190
105,690
96,160
86,360
272,670
94,500

868.90
886.40
856.40
859.30
866.30
860.60
852.60
893.40
895.80
895.20
890.70
894.70
890.70
888.80
888.90
890.60
888.50
892.80
883.80
877.80
880.70
879.00
877.20
872.50
880.00
899.90
885.60
889.70
903.00
907.50
919.30
901.90
919.70
909.50
899.80
891.20
881.80
854.90
802.70

By marital status
Widows
Surviving divorced wives (nondisabled)

4,210,540
313,320

862.00
876.70

3,748,890
267,270

883.40
898.40

357,490
38,370

39,800

668.00

30,810

677.20

6,440

643.10

2,470

621.40

7,940
11,430
7,210
4,080
3,290
2,410
1,750
1,690

644.00
742.70
733.50
661.40
594.10
532.10
517.50
504.70

6,420
9,160
5,330
2,800
2,380
1,820
1,430
1,470

637.30
749.00
749.00
697.80
628.90
537.20
521.90
507.60

930
1,720
1,440
900
610
430
210
200

663.40
723.80
685.40
600.20
513.50
538.70
541.90
468.80

590
550
420
350
290
150
110
10

687.10
698.30
712.20
541.20
485.60
416.50
413.10
809.00

Men
Subtotal
60–61
62–64
65–69
70–74
75–79
80–84
85–89
90 or older

a. Includes 12,310 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

5.14 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A1.7—Number and average monthly benefit for disabled widow(er)s, by age, sex, marital status,
and race, December 2002
All races a

Age, sex, and marital status
All disabled widow(er)s

Number

c

205,870

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
546.20

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

152,190

565.80

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

41,880

488.90

11,120

494.20

6,600
650
960
1,300
1,570
2,120
14,640
2,320
2,390
2,810
3,410
3,710
20,640
4,450
4,490
4,040
3,920
3,740

515.90
543.40
492.90
516.70
500.50
528.90
493.30
474.00
502.50
490.60
492.10
502.50
477.20
476.90
461.20
481.90
481.60
486.90

1,840
190
250
390
500
510
4,750
750
790
910
1,130
1,170
4,530
970
900
1,110
880
670

545.30
658.10
429.00
490.50
607.80
540.80
497.60
483.00
493.60
490.50
492.00
520.70
469.90
487.30
470.00
489.70
464.20
419.20

491.90
487.60
521.30
405.50

10,710
8,860
1,850
410

499.20
498.60
502.20
363.30

By age
50–54
50
51
52
53
54
55–59
55
56
57
58
59
60–64
60
61
62
63
64

27,080
2,190
3,910
5,220
6,950
8,810
77,430
11,810
13,180
14,250
17,760
20,430
101,360
22,270
21,530
20,180
19,510
17,870

561.80
578.50
560.40
564.40
558.10
559.70
547.40
552.00
545.10
551.80
545.10
545.40
541.20
539.80
541.20
544.60
541.00
539.30

18,540
1,350
2,680
3,500
4,830
6,180
57,810
8,680
9,940
10,520
13,170
15,500
75,840
16,750
16,110
14,920
14,650
13,410

Women
Widows
Surviving divorced wives
Men

200,050
171,500
28,550
5,820

551.10
551.00
551.60
380.10

148,260
126,820
21,440
3,930

580.10
584.20
598.40
590.50
571.70
571.80
565.40
578.70
559.60
573.90
563.50
557.50
562.70
559.20
567.50
564.90
562.10
559.40

By sex and marital status
570.90
572.30
562.90
374.30

40,430
35,290
5,140
1,450

a. Includes 680 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Table 5.A1.8—Number and average monthly benefit for parents, by age, sex, and race, December 2002
All races a

Age and sex
All parents

White

Number c

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

2,350

770.10

30
180
290
490
420
430
510

2,030
320

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

1,310

807.60

708.90
890.30
758.20
801.90
781.90
771.10
696.80

0
80
100
270
250
230
380

...
975.20
815.80
799.50
826.20
853.20
736.10

783.80
682.80

1,200
110

810.40
777.40

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

250

744.80

740

722.40

10
20
20
30
50
20
100

639.00
1,046.70
1,178.70
813.80
802.30
670.80
573.60

20
70
170
160
120
180
20

743.90
790.80
674.90
810.30
681.00
677.40
814.00

230
20

758.30
590.00

550
190

751.60
637.80

By age
62–64
65–69
70–74
75–79
80–84
85–89
90 or older

By sex
Women
Men

a. Includes 50 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTES: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed
to be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
. . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.15

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A3—Number and average monthly benefit, with reduction for early retirement, by type of benefit,
sex, age, and race, December 2002
All races a

Age and type of benefit

Number

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Retired workers
Total
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

20,889,740

829.70

18,706,390

843.30

1,589,490

726.50

552,480

674.00

2,578,870
689,330
894,860
994,680
5,276,710
1,184,160
1,114,890
1,055,140
995,850
926,670
4,523,480
945,170
924,750
925,190
865,080
863,290
3,823,350
850,790
790,790
772,580
733,590
675,600
2,629,370
629,180
602,070
523,680
450,810
423,630
1,395,810
365,600
320,030
275,340
236,520
198,320
539,410
122,740

831.10
824.00
826.20
840.40
830.90
873.30
838.90
818.00
805.50
809.30
815.70
824.20
812.50
810.30
809.30
822.00
822.40
827.30
818.70
833.30
817.80
813.30
826.00
814.60
814.70
815.00
829.40
869.00
896.90
893.70
921.50
904.30
882.90
869.40
837.20
773.60

2,244,160
597,070
775,840
871,250
4,639,050
1,034,260
978,520
928,390
879,330
818,550
4,057,730
836,850
828,430
833,240
779,110
780,100
3,475,580
769,190
718,640
701,590
668,870
617,290
2,409,690
573,920
552,370
480,450
412,360
390,590
1,282,380
336,760
293,670
253,970
216,310
181,670
489,500
108,300

846.30
839.40
841.00
855.80
846.40
890.30
854.40
833.30
820.50
824.10
828.70
838.40
826.10
822.80
822.00
834.30
834.40
840.30
830.60
845.40
829.40
824.50
837.10
825.50
825.70
825.80
841.20
879.90
908.80
904.70
933.80
916.10
896.20
880.40
851.60
794.00

228,530
60,380
82,280
85,870
448,160
101,650
93,430
91,230
83,920
77,930
343,100
80,180
69,530
67,220
63,890
62,280
261,750
61,190
54,720
53,620
48,870
43,350
166,900
41,470
37,780
33,000
29,660
24,990
87,800
21,800
20,890
16,190
15,830
13,090
40,730
12,520

762.70
761.90
763.30
762.60
741.90
787.30
758.30
723.00
715.40
713.90
716.00
729.40
715.50
711.00
705.30
715.90
705.70
712.30
705.10
715.40
699.10
692.40
698.60
699.20
686.70
691.80
693.80
729.80
747.70
746.00
772.10
749.40
723.50
738.90
680.70
606.10

106,130
31,880
36,720
37,530
188,030
48,220
42,820
35,300
32,160
29,530
113,040
27,380
25,410
23,150
19,340
17,760
72,890
17,490
14,700
14,780
13,220
12,700
42,110
11,090
9,730
8,180
6,870
6,240
20,750
5,530
4,340
4,190
3,660
3,030
7,860
1,670

656.80
654.30
654.10
661.70
661.60
689.10
660.00
661.80
631.40
651.60
661.20
672.80
645.90
655.40
657.00
677.60
688.10
678.40
681.10
705.50
687.20
690.00
705.50
695.50
694.80
691.60
715.30
747.50
802.70
812.10
820.60
800.50
787.80
781.30
747.10
689.70

Men
Subtotal
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84

10,363,740

925.50

9,300,980

943.10

754,410

789.50

291,770

725.80

1,332,960
351,270
463,130
518,560
2,812,700
629,970
593,910
561,360
531,870
495,590
2,408,660
504,190
495,980
496,690
459,440
452,360
1,908,290
437,870
400,520
384,340
357,950
327,610
1,193,840
301,260
279,180
237,320
197,050
179,030

990.40
991.70
983.80
995.40
961.00
1,023.30
973.30
945.50
925.60
923.00
917.80
939.90
917.00
909.30
904.10
917.50
897.70
920.20
899.10
913.30
883.80
863.00
844.40
852.90
839.10
818.00
832.10
886.90

1,157,940
304,190
400,030
453,720
2,474,290
550,010
520,160
494,900
470,360
438,860
2,172,020
448,370
446,380
449,450
416,560
411,260
1,744,780
398,220
366,330
351,180
328,000
301,050
1,101,070
276,180
257,690
219,070
181,740
166,390

1,018.20
1,020.00
1,012.10
1,022.40
985.40
1,051.80
998.90
968.70
948.20
944.70
934.80
959.60
934.70
925.90
919.80
932.90
911.60
936.30
913.40
927.30
896.50
874.60
854.80
864.70
849.70
828.10
841.30
895.90

119,180
31,150
43,430
44,600
233,180
53,340
49,300
46,730
43,560
40,250
172,350
40,840
35,100
34,130
31,530
30,750
120,810
29,190
25,640
24,770
22,150
19,060
68,310
18,490
15,970
13,270
11,440
9,140

840.20
842.20
838.60
840.30
813.10
867.10
830.70
794.90
781.50
775.10
778.30
797.80
779.60
768.00
766.60
774.20
755.70
770.20
751.50
766.10
750.10
732.50
720.60
726.80
709.90
695.60
716.90
767.90

55,810
15,930
19,660
20,220
104,210
26,600
24,350
19,550
17,670
16,040
59,770
14,540
13,660
12,210
10,120
9,240
37,490
9,120
7,580
7,330
6,840
6,620
20,570
5,530
4,730
4,200
3,230
2,880

735.20
744.90
730.70
731.80
717.20
746.60
715.50
719.80
682.60
706.10
715.80
738.00
704.30
704.30
702.00
728.40
724.20
708.20
720.10
755.00
722.30
718.50
716.40
707.60
715.00
694.50
727.80
754.40
(Continued)

5.16 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A3—Number and average monthly benefit, with reduction for early retirement, by type of benefit,
sex, age, and race, December 2002—Continued
All races a

White

Other b

Black

Age and type of benefit

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

85-89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

522,660
147,480
123,310
101,860
82,830
67,180
159,100
25,530

926.90
921.40
959.10
940.60
901.60
890.30
836.40
757.60

483,700
137,150
114,120
94,580
75,830
62,020
144,750
22,430

936.40
930.50
969.40
950.50
911.00
898.00
846.40
771.50

28,050
7,350
6,880
5,200
5,010
3,610
10,200
2,330

800.80
785.40
827.40
804.50
792.50
787.90
713.10
623.40

9,260
2,490
1,940
1,750
1,700
1,380
3,900
760

828.90
830.40
844.20
834.20
815.90
814.10
787.70
756.60

10,526,000

735.40

9,405,410

744.50

835,080

669.60

260,710

616.10

1,245,910
338,060
431,730
476,120
2,464,010
554,190
520,980
493,780
463,980
431,080
2,114,820
440,980
428,770
428,500
405,640
410,930
1,915,060
412,920
390,270
388,240
375,640
347,990
1,435,530
327,920
322,890
286,360
253,760
244,600
873,150
218,120
196,720
173,480
153,690
131,140
380,310
97,210

660.70
649.80
657.10
671.60
682.40
702.80
685.60
673.10
667.80
678.50
699.40
692.00
691.70
695.40
702.00
716.90
747.40
728.90
736.20
754.00
755.00
766.50
810.70
779.50
793.60
812.50
827.40
856.00
878.90
874.90
897.90
883.00
872.80
858.70
837.50
777.80

1,086,220
292,880
375,810
417,530
2,164,760
484,250
458,360
433,490
408,970
379,690
1,885,710
388,480
382,050
383,790
362,550
368,840
1,730,800
370,970
352,310
350,410
340,870
316,240
1,308,620
297,740
294,680
261,380
230,620
224,200
798,680
199,610
179,550
159,390
140,480
119,650
344,750
85,870

663.10
651.80
659.00
674.70
687.60
706.90
690.40
678.80
673.70
684.80
706.60
698.60
699.10
702.10
709.70
724.40
756.60
737.10
744.40
763.20
764.90
776.70
822.30
789.20
804.80
823.80
841.20
868.10
892.10
887.00
911.20
895.70
888.20
871.30
853.80
799.90

109,350
29,230
38,850
41,270
214,980
48,310
44,130
44,500
40,360
37,680
170,750
39,340
34,430
33,090
32,360
31,530
140,940
32,000
29,080
28,850
26,720
24,290
98,590
22,980
21,810
19,730
18,220
15,850
59,750
14,450
14,010
10,990
10,820
9,480
30,530
10,190

678.20
676.20
679.20
678.60
664.80
699.10
677.50
647.50
644.20
648.50
653.20
658.40
650.10
652.10
645.60
659.00
662.80
659.60
664.30
671.90
656.80
660.90
683.20
677.00
669.70
689.30
679.40
707.90
722.80
725.90
745.00
723.30
691.50
720.30
669.80
602.20

50,320
15,950
17,060
17,310
83,820
21,620
18,470
15,750
14,490
13,490
53,270
12,840
11,750
10,940
9,220
8,520
35,400
8,370
7,120
7,450
6,380
6,080
21,540
5,560
5,000
3,980
3,640
3,360
11,490
3,040
2,400
2,440
1,960
1,650
3,960
910

570.00
563.80
565.70
579.80
592.50
618.40
586.90
589.80
569.00
586.80
599.90
599.00
577.90
600.70
607.60
622.40
649.80
645.80
639.50
656.80
649.60
659.00
695.10
683.50
675.60
688.50
704.10
741.50
781.70
797.00
801.60
776.30
763.40
753.90
707.00
633.70

Men (cont.)

Women
Subtotal
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
80
81
82
83
84
85–89
85
86
87
88
89
90–94
95 or older

Disabled workers
Total
62
63
64

36,770

1,012.10

29,740

1,048.20

4,930

919.20

2,100

720.50

4,340
12,860
19,570

1,068.90
1,023.00
992.50

3,430
10,460
15,850

1,109.20
1,054.70
1,030.60

600
1,600
2,730

975.50
971.00
876.40

310
800
990

804.60
711.90
701.20

23,280

1,165.00

19,370

1,204.30

2,620

1,055.20

1,290

797.80

2,880
8,180
12,220

1,207.40
1,185.10
1,141.50

2,370
6,720
10,280

1,244.50
1,228.90
1,178.90

310
950
1,360

1,128.40
1,087.60
1,015.90

200
510
580

891.30
789.80
772.60

13,490

748.40

10,370

756.50

2,310

764.90

810

597.50

1,460
4,680
7,350

795.70
739.50
744.60

1,060
3,740
5,570

806.60
741.60
756.90

290
650
1,370

812.10
800.60
738.00

110
290
410

646.80
575.10
600.10

Men
Subtotal
62
63
64

Women
Subtotal
62
63
64

(Continued)

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.17

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A3—Number and average monthly benefit, with reduction for early retirement, by type of benefit,
sex, age, and race, December 2002—Continued
All races a

Age and type of benefit

White

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

2,173,280

430.60

2,004,740

438.40

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

93,470

354.60

69,600

315.60

Spouses
Total

Wives
Subtotal
By age
62–64
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
85–89
90–94
95 or older
By type of benefit
Wives of retired workers
Wives of disabled workers

2,162,510

431.60

1,997,200

439.10

91,980

356.40

67,870

318.00

303,310
76,220
104,200
122,890
607,060
126,950
124,850
123,220
119,090
112,950
559,170
116,080
115,470
116,230
107,280
104,110
409,290
99,350
87,900
81,610
74,540
65,890
211,720
61,140
10,210
610

411.50
401.90
407.20
421.00
440.00
445.30
443.40
440.80
434.70
435.20
436.00
436.80
438.30
436.20
434.30
433.80
427.10
435.10
427.70
426.90
419.80
422.70
432.70
440.90
397.40
421.50

271,440
68,240
93,280
109,920
549,850
113,820
112,710
111,440
108,430
103,450
520,010
107,260
107,610
108,020
99,810
97,310
385,250
93,610
82,250
76,790
70,410
62,190
201,850
58,540
9,710
550

422.80
412.70
418.70
432.50
450.40
457.40
454.60
451.10
443.30
444.70
442.50
444.50
444.80
442.30
441.20
439.40
431.90
439.90
433.60
431.30
423.70
427.40
436.10
444.50
400.10
413.10

15,950
3,710
5,520
6,720
30,670
6,850
6,080
6,470
6,140
5,130
23,260
5,280
4,540
5,010
4,370
4,060
14,450
3,630
3,380
2,800
2,580
2,060
5,530
1,680
390
50

336.50
331.30
321.50
351.70
359.90
369.30
362.40
354.70
368.30
341.00
366.40
358.40
376.40
375.00
357.30
364.90
356.90
369.30
348.40
359.90
359.70
341.70
354.80
346.70
329.30
500.90

15,640
4,200
5,270
6,170
25,430
6,140
5,890
5,050
4,200
4,150
14,220
3,200
3,010
2,920
2,780
2,310
8,120
1,760
1,990
1,740
1,280
1,350
3,580
760
110
10

294.10
290.50
297.40
293.80
318.50
310.00
318.80
329.20
317.40
319.00
319.30
320.50
306.70
322.10
319.90
329.90
335.40
329.20
324.20
353.70
336.50
335.10
358.30
379.60
403.10
484.70

2,119,450
43,060

434.80
277.20

1,960,840
36,360

442.10
278.20

88,140
3,840

360.30
267.50

65,140
2,730

319.40
284.40

1,490

239.10

1,730

Husbands
Subtotal

10,770

232.70

7,540

234.40

219.80
(Continued)

5.18 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A3—Number and average monthly benefit, with reduction for early retirement, by type of benefit,
sex, age, and race, December 2002—Continued
All races a

Age and type of benefit

White

Other b

Black

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

2,651,950

788.90

2,305,170

808.60

277,070

656.50

63,570

657.40

454,350
56,190
77,910
97,020
105,120
118,110
548,760
113,670
114,080
112,000
107,450
101,560
491,990
97,540
96,050
100,840
98,020
99,540
485,760
101,700
100,500
96,280
96,320
90,960
369,890
189,480
85,030
26,690

831.80
849.70
821.40
840.10
833.40
821.80
838.20
854.50
845.00
835.30
830.70
823.60
808.70
816.60
814.80
810.80
804.60
797.00
772.00
789.10
778.40
772.80
760.70
756.80
744.80
691.80
668.90
667.50

381,620
46,440
65,020
80,980
88,930
100,250
468,790
96,230
97,330
95,880
92,100
87,250
424,960
83,190
82,690
87,620
84,530
86,930
427,130
89,030
87,660
84,780
85,070
80,590
330,730
171,080
76,920
23,940

854.70
874.10
842.30
861.40
857.20
846.00
863.10
881.10
871.70
859.00
853.70
848.30
832.00
842.60
838.40
832.50
829.00
818.00
791.30
809.50
797.80
791.70
780.90
774.60
761.80
706.50
682.20
681.40

53,650
6,110
9,410
12,440
12,080
13,610
63,400
13,520
12,890
12,940
12,490
11,560
54,450
11,370
10,920
10,730
10,900
10,530
48,390
10,420
10,590
9,510
9,140
8,730
32,420
15,400
6,930
2,430

709.40
726.10
701.90
730.40
708.70
688.50
698.60
718.80
692.00
699.30
701.40
678.30
664.10
666.70
669.10
672.60
651.70
660.50
628.70
643.50
638.80
633.80
604.50
618.70
597.40
551.70
542.10
547.30

18,690
3,610
3,430
3,540
4,020
4,090
15,220
3,720
3,490
2,950
2,590
2,470
10,980
2,670
2,200
2,130
2,200
1,780
8,840
1,970
1,900
1,750
1,880
1,340
5,790
2,680
1,080
290

718.50
745.90
755.00
744.50
686.40
672.80
663.00
672.50
672.30
671.80
648.30
640.50
636.40
652.00
657.10
633.20
628.00
601.50
630.20
644.70
668.20
624.10
613.10
586.80
600.40
559.90
531.90
555.10

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Nondisabled widow(er)s
Total
60–64
60
61
62
63
64
65–69
65
66
67
68
69
70–74
70
71
72
73
74
75–79
75
76
77
78
79
80–84
85–89
90–94
95 or older

a. Includes 41,380 persons of unknown race.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.19

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A4—Number and total monthly benefits, by trust fund and type of benefit, December 1940–2002,
selected years

Year

Total

OASDI
OASI
trust fund

DI
trust fund

Retired
workers

Disabled
workers

Wives
and
husbands

Children

Widowed
mothers
and
fathers Widow(er)s

Special
age-72
Parents beneficiaries

Number
1940
1945
1950
1955
1957

222,488
222,488
1,288,107 1,288,107
3,477,243 3,477,243
7,960,616 7,960,616
11,128,897 10,979,047

...
...
...
...
149,850

112,331
518,234
1,770,984
4,473,971
6,197,532

...
...
...
...
149,850

29,749
159,168
508,350
1,191,963
1,827,048

54,648
390,134
699,703
1,276,240
1,502,077

20,499
120,581
169,438
291,916
328,309

4,437
93,781
314,189
701,360
1,095,137

824
6,209
14,579
25,166
28,944

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

1960
1965
1966
1970
1975
1980

14,844,589
20,866,767
22,767,252
26,228,629
32,084,511
35,584,955

14,157,138
19,127,716
20,796,930
23,563,634
27,732,311
30,906,511

687,451
1,739,051
1,970,322
2,664,995
4,352,200
4,678,444

8,061,469
11,100,584
11,658,443
13,349,175
16,588,001
19,562,085

455,371
988,074
1,097,190
1,492,948
2,488,774
2,858,680

2,345,983
2,806,912
2,860,026
2,951,552
3,320,310
3,477,427

2,000,451
3,092,659
3,392,970
4,122,305
4,972,008
4,606,517

401,358
471,816
487,755
523,136
581,845
562,316

1,543,843
2,371,433
2,602,015
3,227,160
3,888,705
4,410,515

36,114
35,289
34,540
28,729
21,444
14,779

...
...
634,313
533,624
223,424
92,636

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

37,058,317
37,702,976
38,189,919
38,627,019
39,151,370

33,151,003
33,707,103
34,145,244
34,552,719
35,022,543

3,907,314
3,995,873
4,044,675
4,074,300
4,128,827

22,431,930
22,980,948
23,439,684
23,858,226
24,326,604

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

3,374,599
3,386,917
3,380,856
3,366,843
3,364,563

3,319,490
3,294,587
3,243,939
3,203,822
3,165,113

371,659
350,546
328,838
317,761
312,079

4,862,805
4,928,019
4,983,846
5,028,822
5,070,873

9,541
8,726
7,890
7,145
6,484

31,655
24,770
19,007
14,116
10,290

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

39,832,125
40,592,173
41,507,188
42,245,719
42,883,470

35,566,144
36,079,133
36,617,492
36,992,153
37,299,951

4,265,981
4,513,040
4,889,696
5,253,566
5,583,519

24,838,100
25,288,719
25,757,727
26,104,305
26,407,756

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

3,366,975
3,370,454
3,382,189
3,367,206
3,337,484

3,187,010
3,268,252
3,391,173
3,527,483
3,653,887

303,923
300,661
294,176
289,350
283,072

5,111,482
5,158,383
5,205,375
5,224,279
5,232,379

5,908
5,467
5,083
4,673
4,318

7,433
5,299
3,682
2,457
1,620

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

43,387,259
43,736,836
43,971,086
44,245,731
44,595,624

37,529,603
37,664,802
37,818,047
37,911,161
38,071,894

5,857,656
6,072,034
6,153,039
6,334,570
6,523,730

26,672,806
26,898,072
27,274,572
27,510,535
27,774,677

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

3,289,551
3,194,080
3,129,129
3,054,073
2,987,307

3,734,097
3,802,791
3,771,774
3,768,928
3,794,795

275,020
242,135
230,222
220,610
212,401

5,225,519
5,209,812
5,053,442
4,989,855
4,943,915

3,976
3,670
3,419
3,186
2,931

1,027
653
394
225
143

2000
2001
2002

45,414,794 38,741,432
45,877,506 38,964,263
46,444,317 39,233,049

6,673,362 28,498,945
6,913,243 28,836,774
7,221,268 29,190,137

5,042,334
5,274,183
5,543,981

2,963,326
2,898,861
2,832,767

3,802,863
3,839,381
3,910,256

203,052
197,375
194,117

4,901,437
4,828,327
4,770,638

2,748
2,564
2,400

89
41
21

Total monthly benefits (thousands of dollars)
1940
1945
1950
1955
1957

4,070
23,801
126,857
411,613
605,455

4,070
23,801
126,857
411,613
594,552

...
...
...
...
10,904

2,539
12,538
77,678
276,942
400,250

...
...
...
...
10,904

361
2,040
11,995
39,416
62,802

668
4,858
19,366
46,444
57,952

402
2,391
5,801
13,403
16,102

90
1,893
11,481
34,152
55,944

11
81
535
1,256
1,501

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

1960
1965
1966
1970
1975
1980

936,321
1,516,802
1,638,548
2,628,326
5,727,758
10,682,791

888,320
1,395,817
1,502,863
2,385,926
5,047,656
9,422,206

48,000
120,986
135,685
242,400
680,102
1,260,585

596,849
931,532
983,338
1,576,551
3,436,752
6,678,216

40,668
96,599
107,627
196,010
562,180
1,059,792

90,503
120,796
123,262
175,323
332,159
569,528

93,275
159,428
175,100
279,845
544,048
864,242

23,795
30,882
31,983
45,258
85,676
138,426

89,054
174,883
192,821
328,245
747,903
1,358,836

2,178
2,683
2,642
2,965
3,685
4,080

...
...
21,777
24,128
15,354
9,672

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

15,901,579
16,534,384
17,612,946
18,691,340
20,037,582

14,441,682
15,027,053
16,016,257
17,008,453
18,237,927

1,459,896
1,507,331
1,596,689
1,682,887
1,799,655

10,736,304
11,225,159
12,016,444
12,806,481
13,789,570

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

796,351
816,351
856,263
893,521
944,429

858,006
860,953
883,739
908,660
938,538

123,557
118,602
115,966
116,902
120,970

2,094,003
2,175,345
2,318,748
2,461,948
2,629,728

3,609
3,371
3,213
3,061
2,941

4,373
3,459
2,763
2,132
1,627

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

21,686,763
23,076,535
24,442,156
25,662,445
26,936,223

19,716,655
20,912,298
22,033,164
23,011,870
24,032,186

1,970,108
2,164,237
2,408,992
2,650,575
2,904,037

14,966,531
15,914,665
16,810,432
17,595,964
18,415,099

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

1,004,852
1,049,463
1,089,504
1,117,643
1,144,466

991,628
1,045,006
1,100,812
1,160,403
1,226,468

124,340
127,510
128,748
129,752
131,463

2,827,012
2,989,385
3,138,250
3,264,849
3,394,982

2,849
2,767
2,676
2,557
2,459

1,238
915
655
448
303

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

28,148,078
29,426,079
30,463,716
31,298,873
32,578,327

24,993,131
26,017,474
26,884,933
27,519,891
28,548,030

3,154,947
3,408,605
3,578,782
3,778,982
4,030,297

19,199,157
20,038,023
20,864,462
21,449,654
22,339,070

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

1,164,029
1,177,458
1,185,143
1,179,882
1,188,814

1,283,288
1,356,685
1,389,552
1,417,362
1,473,988

131,430
124,678
122,488
120,247
120,157

3,514,262
3,639,632
3,646,898
3,685,349
3,774,601

2,349
2,252
2,173
2,074
1,975

197
129
79
46
30

2000
2001
2002

34,848,920 30,517,277
36,504,206 31,823,443
37,854,453 32,823,008

4,331,642 24,066,918
4,680,763 25,215,898
5,031,445 26,125,090

3,965,304
4,295,600
4,625,445

1,233,598
1,246,333
1,242,317

1,547,808
1,624,285
1,692,471

120,812
122,526
124,267

3,912,527
3,997,687
4,043,051

1,934
1,868
1,806

19
9
5

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
NOTES: Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
. . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

5.20 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A5—Number and average age, by type of
benefit, December 2002
Type of benefit
Total, OASDI
OASI
Retired workers
Spouses of retired workers
Children of retired workers
Under age 18
Disabled adult children
Students, aged 18–19
Children of deceased workers
Under age 18
Disabled adult children
Students, aged 18–19
Nondisabled widow(er)s
Widowed mothers and fathers
Disabled widow(er)s
Parents of deceased workers
DI
Disabled workers
Spouses of disabled workers
Children of disabled workers
Under age 18
Disabled adult children
Students, aged 18–19

Table 5.A6—Number and average monthly benefit,
by age, sex, type of benefit, and race, December 2002

Number a
(thousands)

Average
age

46,453

66

39,232
29,204
2,681
477
270
193
15
1,905
1,345
495
66
4,564
193
206
2

71
74
72
24
13
40
18
22
12
47
18
77
43
59
82

7,220
5,536
151
1,533
1,427
61
45

43
51
50
12
12
27
18

a. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section
Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record,
10 percent sample.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

All races a

Type of benefit

White
Number

Total, OASDI

46,453

c

Black

Other b

(thousands)

39,417

4,784

2,098

By age and sex
Adults
Men
Women
Children
Under age 18
Disabled adult children
Students, aged 18–19

42,537
18,272
24,265

36,790
15,777
21,013

3,937
1,643
2,294

1,686
801
885

3,916
3,042
749
125

2,628
1,953
590
86

848
687
132
28

413
378
25
10

By type of benefit
Retired workers and their
spouses and children
Retired workers
Spouses
Children
Disabled workers and their
spouses and children
Disabled workers
Spouses
Children
Survivors of deceased workers
Nondisabled widow(er)s
Disabled widow(er)s
Widowed mothers and
fathers
Children
Parents

32,362
29,204
2,681
477

28,673
25,883
2,440
350

2,594
2,371
128
95

1,020
883
106
31

7,220
5,536
151
1,533

5,142
4,017
114
1,012

1,283
945
19
319

749
539
18
192

6,870
4,564
206

5,602
4,047
152

908
402
42

329
102
11

193
1,905
2

135
1,267
1

31
433
0

26
189
1

Average monthly benefit (dollars)
Retired workers
Men
Women

895.00
1,008.10
773.90

911.70
1,029.80
784.00

774.80
848.40
707.50

733.10
789.60
661.30

Disabled workers
Men
Women

834.10
935.00
708.60

860.30
973.00
715.60

775.40
834.50
709.80

745.30
820.30
656.00

Widowed mothers and fathers

636.70

680.50

543.70

520.30

Nondisabled widow(er)s

861.40

882.80

688.10

691.20

Surviving children

584.20

629.80

491.10

492.90

a. Includes 152,770 persons of unknown race. In years prior to 1993, persons of
unknown race were included with White.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives,
and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The
distribution of beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Provisions for Railroad Retirement beneficiaries are described in the section
Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance).
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record,
10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application
for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is
assumed to be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose
earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.21

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A7—Number and average monthly benefit for women, by type of benefit, basis of entitlement, and race,
December 2002
All races a

Type of benefit and basis of entitlement

Number
(thousands)

White
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number
(thousands)

Other b

Black
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number
(thousands)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

Number
(thousands)

Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)

All women
c

24,263

742.80

21,012

755.50

2,293

677.00

884

611.20

16,563
14,096
3,570
10,526
2,467

764.10
773.90
887.40
735.40
708.60

14,190
12,430
3,025
9,405
1,760

775.50
784.00
906.70
744.50
715.60

1,687
1,239
404
835
447

708.10
707.50
785.90
669.60
709.80

635
389
128
261
246

659.30
661.30
753.40
616.10
656.00

Wives of retired and disabled workers
Entitlement based on care of children
Husband retired
Husband disabled
Entitlement based on age
Husband retired
Full benefit
Reduced benefit
Husband disabled

2,794
151
53
98
2,643
2,594
472
2,122
49

441.70
240.80
360.90
175.90
453.20
456.30
553.50
434.70
286.50

2,530
112
42
70
2,418
2,377
414
1,963
41

453.10
257.80
378.90
185.50
462.20
465.20
575.00
442.00
287.80

141
20
6
13
122
117
29
88
5

352.20
215.00
324.40
161.40
374.50
378.30
434.60
360.10
278.20

115
19
5
14
96
93
28
65
3

303.00
169.90
252.00
143.70
329.10
330.50
356.60
319.50
287.20

Widows
Entitlement based on care of children
Nondisabled, aged 60 or older
Disabled, aged 50–64

4,906
182
4,524
200

842.10
642.20
863.10
551.10

4,292
127
4,016
148

867.70
688.00
884.40
570.90

465
29
396
40

662.80
543.90
688.90
491.90

134
24
100
11

646.70
521.40
692.90
499.20

Total c

19,276

762.40

17,139

773.90

1,580

683.00

501

622.60

12,850
7,177
5,673
2,269
3,404

784.80
754.70
822.90
534.90
1,014.90

11,344
6,109
5,235
2,145
3,090

795.50
769.00
826.50
537.40
1,027.20

1,130
795
335
80
255

710.40
679.60
783.30
480.30
878.50

338
254
85
38
47

674.90
652.50
742.10
505.70
933.10

6,426
2,337
4,090

717.70
458.70
865.70

5,795
2,144
3,651

731.50
467.30
886.60

450
105
345

614.20
380.50
685.70

162
80
82

513.50
335.90
686.90

Total

Workers
Retired
Full benefit
Reduced benefit
Disabled

Women aged 65 or older

Entitled as worker
Worker only
Dually entitled
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit
Entitled as wife or widow only
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit

a. Includes 73,000 persons of unknown race. In years prior to 1993, persons of unknown race were included with White.
b. Includes Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and a subset of the total number of beneficiaries of Hispanic origin. The distribution of
beneficiaries among those three groups is not available.
c. Excludes parents, special age-72 beneficiaries, and disabled adult children receiving benefits because of a childhood disability.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
NOTE: Race and ethnic designations are collected from the form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card). For dependents and survivor beneficiaries, race is assumed to
be the same as that shown on the SS-5 for the wage earner on whose earnings record the benefit is based.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

5.22 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A8—Number, average primary insurance amount, and average monthly benefit for persons with benefits
based on special minimum primary insurance amount, by type of benefit and sex, December 2002
Type of benefit and sex
All beneficiaries

Number

Average primary insurance amount
(dollars)

Average monthly benefit
(dollars)

539.71

625.42

536.87
519.09
541.96
521.97
534.57

651.62
460.24
706.37
212.62
215.91

542.14
625.60

540.60
312.00

584.55
582.00
585.55
587.67

492.38
367.42
385.81
415.89

127,685
Retirement benefits

Retired workers
Men
Women
Wives and husbands of retired workers
Children of retired workers

114,789
25,536
89,253
3,711
460
Disability benefits

Disabled workers
Children of disabled workers

12
2
Survivor benefits

Nondisabled widow(er)s
Disabled widow(er)s
Widowed mothers and fathers
Children of deceased workers

7,220
219
43
1,229

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.23

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A10—Number and average monthly benefit for beneficiaries aged 60 or older, by sex, type of benefit,
and age, December 2002
Total,
60 or
older a

Type of benefit

60–61

62–64

65–69

70–74

75–79

80–84

85–89

90–94

95 or
older b

Number (thousands)
All beneficiaries
Total c
Retired workers
Widow(er)s, parents, and mothers and fathers
Wives and husbands
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children

37,937

719

4,043

8,981

8,070

6,967

4,987

2,737

1,115

318

29,204
4,677
2,692
1,260
104

...
182
6
515
17

2,579
382
315
746
21

7,568
663
725
...
26

6,614
738
699
...
18

5,525
892
537
...
12

3,838
851
292
...
6

2,070
568
96
...
2

798
296
20
...
1

212
104
2
...

15,951

306

1,786

4,227

3,634

2,902

1,877

876

284

59

15,108
43
36
715
49

...
9

4,198
7
9
...
13

3,611
4
10
...
9

2,886
3
8
...
5

1,869
2
4
...
2

872
2
2
...
1

281
1
1
...

59

288
8

1,333
13
2
427
11

21,987

414

2,258

4,754

4,437

4,064

3,110

1,861

831

258

14,096
4,634
2,656
545
55

...
173
6
227
9

1,246
370
313
319
10

3,369
655
716
...
13

3,004
734
689
...
10

2,639
889
529
...
7

1,969
849
288
...
4

1,198
567
94
...
1

517
295
19
...

153
104
2
...

d

Men
Subtotal
Retired workers
Widowers, parents, and fathers
Husbands
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children

d

d

d
d

...
d

Women
Subtotal
Retired workers
Widows, parents, and mothers
Wives
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children

d

d

Average monthly benefit (dollars)
All beneficiaries
Total c
Retired workers
Widow(er)s, parents, and mothers and fathers
Wives and husbands
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children

858.10

866.10

808.20

855.40

848.00

853.90

865.80

953.80

894.80

831.00

895.00
854.00
450.10
916.80
537.50

...
759.60
380.20
918.70
584.10

831.10
786.50
409.40
915.50
576.00

894.20
865.70
451.90
...
542.70

889.00
862.40
453.40
...
514.40

893.50
855.70
451.80
...
486.10

893.90
880.30
462.70
...
471.80

994.80
884.30
495.90
...
426.90

926.60
837.30
480.90
...
409.30

857.30
784.40
463.30
...
d

Men
Subtotal
Retired workers
Widowers, parents, and fathers
Husbands
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children

1,007.20

1,053.80

1,006.20

1,027.00

1,003.80

990.50

951.90

1,090.60

1,006.80

937.00

1,008.10
651.60
253.20
1,080.10
542.30

...
607.60

1,030.60
735.40
254.40
...
540.20

1,007.50
662.10
259.70
...
513.10

993.90
592.00
249.00
...
486.30

954.50
530.70
249.60
...
459.10

1,094.30
521.20
263.20
...
461.30

1,012.30
508.00
283.50
...

940.30

1,082.10
587.90

990.40
709.30
206.20
1,078.70
578.40

750.00

727.40

651.70

702.80

720.40

756.30

813.90

889.30

856.60

806.70

773.90
855.90
452.80
702.80
533.40

...
767.80
381.80
711.10
580.30

660.70
789.10
410.50
696.90
573.40

724.30
867.20
454.30
...
545.00

746.60
863.60
456.40
...
515.60

783.60
856.70
455.10
...
486.00

836.50
881.30
465.60
...
478.50

922.40
885.50
500.90
...
410.70

880.10
838.90
491.70
...

825.30
785.00
479.90
...

d

d

d
d

...
d

Women
Subtotal
Retired workers
Widows, parents, and mothers
Wives
Disabled workers
Disabled adult children
a.
b.
c.
d.

The sum of the individual categories may not equal total because of independent rounding.
Includes 40,080 persons aged 100 or older—5,800 men and 34,280 women.
Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
Fewer than 500 beneficiaries.

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.

5.24 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003

d

d

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A14—Number and percentage distribution of women aged 62 or older, by basis of entitlement, type of
benefit, and dual entitlement status, December 1960–2002, selected years
Entitlement

1960

1970

1975

1980

1985

1990

1995

2000

2002

Number (thousands)
All women 62 or older a

6,619

11,374

14,010

16,350

18,412

19,954

20,888

21,381

21,520

Entitled as worker b
Worker only
Dually entitled c
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit

2,866
2,563
303
159
141

5,753
4,786
967
388
574

7,586
5,926
1,660
617
1,039

9,304
6,710
2,594
1,016
1,575

10,805
7,096
3,709
1,594
2,112

12,037
7,359
4,678
2,077
2,600

12,974
7,554
5,420
2,398
3,022

14,013
8,117
5,896
2,568
3,327

14,409
8,392
6,016
2,592
3,424

Entitled as wife or widow only c
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit d

3,753
2,174
1,546

5,621
2,546
3,048

6,424
2,745
3,659

7,046
2,884
4,148

7,607
3,018
4,580

7,917
3,059
4,853

7,914
2,985
4,926

7,368
2,768
4,598

7,111
2,650
4,459

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Entitled as worker b
Worker only
Dually entitled c
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit

43.3
38.7
4.6
2.4
2.1

50.6
42.1
8.5
3.4
5.0

54.1
42.3
11.8
4.4
7.4

56.9
41.0
15.9
6.2
9.6

58.7
38.5
20.1
8.7
11.5

60.3
36.9
23.4
10.4
13.0

62.1
36.2
25.9
11.5
14.4

65.5
38.0
27.6
12.0
15.6

67.0
39.0
28.0
12.0
15.9

Entitled as wife or widow only c
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit d

56.7
32.8
23.4

49.4
22.4
26.8

45.9
19.6
26.1

43.1
17.6
25.4

41.3
16.4
24.9

39.7
15.3
24.3

37.9
14.3
23.6

34.5
12.9
21.5

33.0
12.3
20.7

Percentage distribution
All women 62 or older a

a.
b.
c.
d.

Excludes special age-72 beneficiaries and disabled adult children.
Includes disabled workers.
Includes parents. Excludes dually entitled disabled workers.
Includes disabled widows and mothers.

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record. Dual entitlement data for 1995, 2000, and 2002 are based on a 10 percent sample. All other years are
100 percent data.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Table 5.A15—Number and average monthly benefit for women aged 65 or older, by basis of entitlement, type of
benefit, and dual entitlement status, December 2002
Entitlement

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80–84

85–89

90 or older

Number
All women 65 or older a
Entitled as worker
Worker only
Dually entitled
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit
Entitled as wife or widow only
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit

19,276,310

4,740,040

4,426,680

4,056,400

3,105,800

1,858,810

1,088,580

12,849,900
7,177,040
5,672,860
2,268,780
3,404,080

3,369,190
2,256,960
1,112,230
804,270
307,960

3,003,760
1,767,630
1,236,130
671,770
564,360

2,639,210
1,358,220
1,280,990
475,900
805,090

1,969,240
873,780
1,095,460
243,690
851,770

1,198,210
583,050
615,160
61,650
553,510

670,290
337,400
332,890
11,500
321,390

6,426,410
2,336,660
4,089,750

1,370,850
715,980
654,870

1,422,920
689,060
733,860

1,417,190
528,860
888,330

1,136,560
288,030
848,530

660,600
94,370
566,230

418,290
20,360
397,930

Average monthly benefit (dollars)
All women 65 or older
Entitled as worker
Worker only
Dually entitled
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit
Entitled as wife or widow only
Wife’s benefit
Widow’s benefit

a

762.40

703.30

720.80

756.80

814.30

889.70

845.00

784.80
754.70
822.90
534.90
1,014.90

724.30
744.50
683.30
548.90
1,034.10

746.60
738.20
758.60
531.10
1,029.40

783.60
738.40
831.60
518.60
1,016.60

836.50
741.50
912.30
522.20
1,023.80

922.40
865.40
976.30
563.10
1,022.40

867.60
818.30
917.60
564.50
930.20

717.70
458.70
865.70

651.60
454.30
867.30

666.40
456.40
863.60

706.90
455.10
856.80

776.00
465.60
881.30

830.60
500.90
885.50

808.80
490.70
825.10

a. Excludes parents, special age-72 beneficiaries, and disabled adult children.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Joseph Bondar (410) 965-0162.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2003 ♦ 5.25

5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A16—Number and average monthly benefit for adult beneficiaries, by sex, type of benefit, and age,
December 2002
Type of benefit

All ages

Number (thousands)
Under 62
62–64

65 or older

All ages

Average monthly benefit (dollars)
Under 62
62–64

65 or older

All adult beneficiaries
Total

a

Retired workers
Disabled workers
Wives and husbands of retired workers
Wives and husbands of disabled workers
Nondisabled widow(er)s
Disabled widow(er)s
Mothers and fathers
Disabled adult children

43,279

6,076

4,044

33,159

845.03

766.31

808.62

863.89

29,190
5,544
2,681
152
4,563
207
194
745

...
4,799
46
100
135
149
188
658

2,585
745
285
29
315
58
5
21

26,605
...
2,350
22
4,113
...

895.00
834.32
451.34
212.44
861.09
548.07
640.17
550.43

...
821.73
352.08
174.81
829.66
550.17
639.01
553.52

831.46
915.38
422.42
279.16
834.33
541.27
684.03
562.86

901.17
...
456.80
292.74
864.17
...
613.97
512.67

b

65
Men

Subtotal
Retired workers
Disabled workers
Husbands of retired workers
Husbands of disabled workers
Nondisabled widowers
Disabled widowers
Fathers
Disabled adult children

18,673

3,037

1,789

13,847

983.13

865.45

1,006.37

1,005.94

15,100
3,070
35
4
39
6
11
407

...
2,644

1,338
426
1
1
11
1

13,762
...
34
2
20
...

10

29

1,007.81
935.60
256.10
168.48
662.75
384.67
547.43
548.10

...
912.64
260.12
136.13
630.56
388.34
547.10
550.51

990.91
1,078.16
222.81
163.77
732.22
370.22
576.11
548.81

1,009.45
...
257.37
208.24
638.00
...
313.00
510.60

24,606

3,039

2,255

19,312

740.23

667.22

651.74

762.05

14,090
2,474
2,646
147
4,524
201
183
338

...
2,155
46
98
127
145
178
291

1,247
319
284
29
304
57
5
10

12,843
...
2,316
21
4,093
...

774.90
708.63
453.93
213.67
862.81
553.03
645.53
553.24

...
710.16
352.18
175.59
842.39
556.17
644.42
557.32

660.27
698.30
423.33
281.16
838.01
545.00
686.92
577.34

785.14
...
459.71
299.50
865.29
...
615.32
514.29

b

2
8
5
10
368

b

b

Women
Subtotal
Retired workers
Disabled workers
Wives of retired workers
Wives of disabled workers
Nondisabled widows
Disabled widows
Mothers
Disabled adult children

a. Includes parents and special age-72 beneficiaries. Excludes 122,698 student beneficiaries aged 18–19.
b. Fewer than 500 beneficiaries.
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Angela Y. Harper (410) 966-9541.

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5.A OASDI Current-Pay Benefits
Table 5.A17—Number and average monthly benefit for disabled beneficiaries, by type of benefit,
December 1957–2002
Number
Disabled adult
Workers
children

Average monthly benefit (dollars)
Disabled adult
Workers
children
Widow(er)s

Year

All disabled
beneficiaries

1957
1958
1959

178,719
284,744
416,896

149,850
237,719
334,443

28,869
47,025
82,453

...
...
...

72.76
82.10
89.00

38.62
39.62
42.96

...
...
...

1960
1961
1962
1963
1964

559,425
742,296
888,131
993,656
1,077,695

455,371
618,075
740,867
827,014
894,173

104,054
124,221
147,264
166,642
183,522

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

89.31
89.59
89.99
90.59
91.12

44.15
45.28
45.67
46.45
47.35

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

1965
1966
1967
1968
1969

1,186,464
1,310,911
1,422,778
1,560,517
1,690,982

988,074
1,097,190
1,193,120
1,295,300
1,394,291

198,390
213,721
229,658
243,654
257,222

...
...
...
21,563
39,469

97.76
98.09
98.43
111.86
112.74

51.77
52.42
53.41
61.83
62.79

...
...
...
72.25
71.02

1970
1971
1972
1973
1974

1,812,786
1,990,098
2,202,090
2,415,383
2,670,092

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

270,557
285,671
305,007
319,988
341,082

49,281
56,743
64,167
78,769
92,128

131.26
146.52
179.32
183.00
205.70

73.21
81.37
98.81
100.14
112.45

82.00
90.11
109.54
111.14
125.87

1975
1976
1977
1978
1979

2,960,620
3,171,198
3,368,954
3,429,421
3,435,761

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

362,335
381,563
404,246
419,896
435,338

109,511
119,427
127,276
129,751
129,833

225.90
245.17
265.30
288.30
322.00

122.80
132.32
142.12
153.66
171.55

137.70
147.01
156.11
165.46
180.52

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984

3,436,429
3,361,130
3,192,379
3,168,992
3,212,040

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

450,169
463,021
472,408
488,372
506,373

127,580
121,590
116,372
111,591
109,151

370.70
413.20
440.60
456.20
470.70

198.95
224.51
245.07
257.78
270.28

205.02
226.58
242.11
250.33
306.24

1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

3,289,485
3,380,480
3,453,414
3,507,707
3,583,451

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

525,842
545,043
561,273
574,300
586,457

107,005
106,974
106,282
103,123
101,630

483.80
487.90
508.20
529.50
556.00

281.92
288.79
304.32
320.21
339.47

315.26
319.74
333.89
348.05
366.72

1990
1991
1992
1993
1994

3,712,763
3,925,472
4,236,080
4,529,466
4,796,313

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

600,480
616,045
636,973
656,485
672,683

100,989
114,489
131,324
147,015
160,676

587.20
609.40
626.10
641.70
661.40

361.71
378.86
393.61
407.20
422.40

388.93
406.96
422.65
434.20
446.30

1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

5,044,388
5,264,321
5,400,781
5,605,272
5,798,776

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

686,101
696,787
704,709
712,772
720,526

173,024
181,911
187,938
194,181
198,795

681.80
703.90
721.60
733.10
754.10

437.30
454.30
468.60
479.40
495.60

458.30
471.00
480.40
487.30
499.90

2000
2001
2002

5,972,450
6,214,972
6,495,868

5,042,334
5,274,183
5,543,981

728,689
736,546
744,529

201,427
204,243
207,358

786.40
814.50
834.30

518.30
537.60
550.40

519.70
536.70
548.10

Widow(er)s

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
CONTACT: Rona Blumenthal (410) 965-0163 or Angela Y. Harper (410) 966-9541.

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