6.

E OASDI: Benefits Withheld
Table 6.E1—Number and percentage distribution of retired workers with benefits withheld, by monthly benefit,
reduction for early retirement, and sex, December 2004
Without reduction
for early retirement

Total
Sex and monthly benefit (dollars)

With reduction
for early retirement

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

123,550

100.0

33,330

22,020
3,350
4,440
5,330

17.8
2.7
3.6
4.3

8,570
1,410
1,280
1,610

100.0

90,220

100.0

25.7
4.2
3.8
4.8

13,450
1,940
3,160
3,720

14.9
2.2
3.5
4.1

500.00–549.90
550.00–599.90
600.00–649.90
650.00–699.90
700.00–749.90

5,820
6,770
5,830
6,060
5,220

4.7
5.5
4.7
4.9
4.2

1,900
2,200
1,530
1,370
1,350

5.7
6.6
4.6
4.1
4.1

3,920
4,570
4,300
4,690
3,870

4.3
5.1
4.8
5.2
4.3

750.00–799.90
800.00–849.90
850.00–899.90
900.00–949.90
950.00–999.90

4,790
4,650
3,950
4,330
3,480

3.9
3.8
3.2
3.5
2.8

1,280
1,090
1,090
970
720

3.8
3.3
3.3
2.9
2.2

3,510
3,560
2,860
3,360
2,760

3.9
3.9
3.2
3.7
3.1

1,000.00–1,049.90
1,050.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,149.90
1,150.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,249.90

3,680
3,710
3,140
2,510
3,470

3.0
3.0
2.5
2.0
2.8

790
780
610
510
500

2.4
2.3
1.8
1.5
1.5

2,890
2,930
2,530
2,000
2,970

3.2
3.2
2.8
2.2
3.3

1,250.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,349.90
1,350.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,449.90
1,450.00–1,499.90
1,500.00 or more

3,740
3,160
2,830
2,760
2,490
6,020

3.0
2.6
2.3
2.2
2.0
4.9

380
320
490
400
340
1,840

1.1
1.0
1.5
1.2
1.0
5.5

3,360
2,840
2,340
2,360
2,150
4,180

3.7
3.1
2.6
2.6
2.4
4.6

75,450

100.0

22,470

100.0

52,980

100.0

11,300
2,080
2,960
3,120

15.0
2.8
3.9
4.1

4,710
1,070
960
1,220

21.0
4.8
4.3
5.4

6,590
1,010
2,000
1,900

12.4
1.9
3.8
3.6

500.00–549.90
550.00–599.90
600.00–649.90
650.00–699.90
700.00–749.90

3,300
3,430
2,760
2,810
2,530

4.4
4.5
3.7
3.7
3.4

1,420
1,650
1,050
890
1,010

6.3
7.3
4.7
4.0
4.5

1,880
1,780
1,710
1,920
1,520

3.5
3.4
3.2
3.6
2.9

750.00–799.90
800.00–849.90
850.00–899.90
900.00–949.90
950.00–999.90

2,290
2,710
2,420
2,680
2,300

3.0
3.6
3.2
3.6
3.0

820
820
780
630
490

3.6
3.6
3.5
2.8
2.2

1,470
1,890
1,640
2,050
1,810

2.8
3.6
3.1
3.9
3.4

1,000.00–1,049.90
1,050.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,149.90
1,150.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,249.90

2,440
2,390
2,110
1,790
2,570

3.2
3.2
2.8
2.4
3.4

500
500
340
360
390

2.2
2.2
1.5
1.6
1.7

1,940
1,890
1,770
1,430
2,180

3.7
3.6
3.3
2.7
4.1

1,250.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,349.90
1,350.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,449.90
1,450.00–1,499.90
1,500.00 or more

2,940
2,470
2,380
2,310
2,210
5,150

3.9
3.3
3.2
3.1
2.9
6.8

270
250
380
280
240
1,440

1.2
1.1
1.7
1.2
1.1
6.4

2,670
2,220
2,000
2,030
1,970
3,710

5.0
4.2
3.8
3.8
3.7
7.0

All retired workers
Less than 350.00
350.00–399.90
400.00–449.90
450.00–499.90

Men
Less than 350.00
350.00–399.90
400.00–449.90
450.00–499.90

(Continued)

6.36 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2005

6.E OASDI: Benefits Withheld
Table 6.E1—Number and percentage distribution of retired workers with benefits withheld, by monthly benefit,
reduction for early retirement, and sex, December 2004—Continued
Without reduction
for early retirement

Total
Sex and monthly benefit (dollars)

With reduction
for early retirement

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

Women

48,100

100.0

10,860

100.0

37,240

100.0

Less than 350.00
350.00–399.90
400.00–449.90
450.00–499.90

10,720
1,270
1,480
2,210

22.3
2.6
3.1
4.6

3,860
340
320
390

35.5
3.1
2.9
3.6

6,860
930
1,160
1,820

18.4
2.5
3.1
4.9

500.00–549.90
550.00–599.90
600.00–649.90
650.00–699.90
700.00–749.90

2,520
3,340
3,070
3,250
2,690

5.2
6.9
6.4
6.8
5.6

480
550
480
480
340

4.4
5.1
4.4
4.4
3.1

2,040
2,790
2,590
2,770
2,350

5.5
7.5
7.0
7.4
6.3

750.00–799.90
800.00–849.90
850.00–899.90
900.00–949.90
950.00–999.90

2,500
1,940
1,530
1,650
1,180

5.2
4.0
3.2
3.4
2.5

460
270
310
340
230

4.2
2.5
2.9
3.1
2.1

2,040
1,670
1,220
1,310
950

5.5
4.5
3.3
3.5
2.6

1,000.00–1,049.90
1,050.00–1,099.90
1,100.00–1,149.90
1,150.00–1,199.90
1,200.00–1,249.90

1,240
1,320
1,030
720
900

2.6
2.7
2.1
1.5
1.9

290
280
270
150
110

2.7
2.6
2.5
1.4
1.0

950
1,040
760
570
790

2.6
2.8
2.0
1.5
2.1

1,250.00–1,299.90
1,300.00–1,349.90
1,350.00–1,399.90
1,400.00–1,449.90
1,450.00–1,499.90
1,500.00 or more

800
690
450
450
280
870

1.7
1.4
0.9
0.9
0.6
1.8

110
70
110
120
100
400

1.0
0.6
1.0
1.1
0.9
3.7

690
620
340
330
180
470

1.9
1.7
0.9
0.9
0.5
1.3

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 10 percent sample.
CONTACT: Dana N. Mercer (410) 966-6637 or Robert L. Hackendorf (410) 965-5536.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2005 ♦ 6.37

6.E OASDI: Benefits Withheld
Table 6.E4—Number of beneficiaries with benefits withheld, by reason for withholding payment and type of
benefit, December 2004
Wives and husbands

Widowed
mothers
Disabled
Without
and
With
Men Women workers Subtotal children a children b Husbands Children
fathers

Retired workers

Reason payment
withheld
Total
Earnings of—
Retired workers
Other
beneficiaries
Entitled child not in
care of beneficiary
Payee not
determined
Recoupment of
overpayment for
reasons other
than earnings
Address unknown
Determination of
continuing
disability pending
Workers’ compensation offset
Government pension
offset
Receipt of public
assistance
Technical entitlement
Other reasons

Total,
all beneficiaries Subtotal

1,796,212 123,844 75,950
50,472

47,235 27,415

Wives

47,894

105,730 304,741

180,968

53,662

59,937

712,860

577

9,279

19,820

...

1,952

1,673

201

78

1,285

...

...

...

...

87,021

...

...

...

...

35,990

1,056

32,708

2,226

232

38,860

11,939

...

...

24,950

...

...

...

...

11,449

73

10,427

949

...

13,501

...

...

...

11,708

815

410

405

1,910

56

c

c

6

8,635

8

284

...

...

6,554 3,202
22,251 13,004

3,352
9,247

5,891
10,114

1,872
1,861

1,065
1,260

763
404

c

10,273
13,716

1,049
285

2,337
7,949

c

c

c

...
391

27,978
56,612

6,669

...

...

...

4,440

141

c

c

4

2,079

...

9

...

...

5,723

...

...

...

1,667

408

84

306

18

3,648

...

...

...

...

313,797

...

...

...

. . . 203,159

140,662

49

62,448

...

89

107,131

...

3,418

...
...
...
...
46,989 31,919

...
...
15,070

...
19,029
16,017

...
5,591
3,075

...
...
2,067 386,374
2,074 53,002

...
1,603
4,542

...
564,643
18,568

...
107
423

3,727
44
1,699

3,727
979,458
228,097

...
...
81,708

...
26,687
21,166

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
a.
b.
c.

70,111 479,244

Special
age-72
Widowbenefi(er)s Parents ciaries

Aged 62 or older.
Under age 65 with entitled children in their care.
Not shown to avoid disclosure of information regarding particular individuals.

CONTACT: Hazel P. Jenkins (410) 965-0164 or Dana N. Mercer (410) 966-6377.

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6.E OASDI: Benefits Withheld
Table 6.E5—Number of wives, husbands, and children with benefits withheld, by reason for withholding
payment and type of benefit, December 2004
Wives and husbands of—
Reason payment withheld
Total
Earnings of—
Retired workers
Other beneficiaries
Entitled child not in care of
beneficiary
Payee not determined
Recoupment of overpayment for
reasons other than earnings
Address unknown
Determination of continuing
disability pending
Workers’ compensation offset
Government pension offset
Technical entitlement
Other reasons

Children under age 18 of—
Retired Deceased
workers
workers

Disabled
workers

Disabled adult children of—
Retired Deceased
workers
workers

Students aged 18–19 of—

Retired
workers

Disabled
workers

Disabled
workers

251,857

52,884

20,799

43,859

227,212

91,313

68,470

22,058

791

1,882

2,860

1,952
6,977

...
29,013

1,061
17

...
35

...
139

155
5

...
15

...

69

...
5

...
14

1,809
50

9,640
6

...
401

...
3,434

...
3,670

...
154

...
839

...

...

a

...
26

...
10

1,119
1,432

753
429

424
597

2,270
3,280

6,752
7,045

72
360

305
1,753

113
321

26
34

148
210

163
116

...
...
200,946
19,072
18,500

141
408
2,213
7,615
2,666

...
...
...
15,118
3,181

...
...
...
25,509
9,331

1,687
3,542
...
179,818
24,559

47
...
...
88,048
2,472

219
...
...
56,439
8,900

113
71
...
17,455
3,886

...
...
...
587
71

...
...
...
1,234
259

13
35
...
2,166
343

a

a

Retired Deceased
workers
workers

a

Disabled
workers

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: . . . = not applicable.
a.

Not shown to avoid disclosure of information regarding particular individuals.

CONTACT: Hazel P. Jenkins (410) 965-0164 or Dana N. Mercer (410) 966-6377.

Annual Statistical Supplement, 2005 ♦ 6.39