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Table 1.

Beneficiaries as a percentage of the total resident population and of the population aged 65 or older,
by state, December 2002

Total population Population aged 65 or older

Number a Percentage receiving Number a Percentage receiving


State (thousands) benefits (thousands) benefits

United States 288,369 15.7 35,602 91.0


Alabama 4,487 19.0 589 92.6
Alaska 644 9.1 39 91.9
Arizona 5,456 15.4 701 85.7
Arkansas 2,710 19.7 376 92.9
California 35,116 12.3 3,717 85.1
Colorado 4,507 12.2 434 91.3
Connecticut 3,461 16.8 472 94.3
Delaware 807 17.1 105 93.2
District of Columbia 571 12.8 69 77.5
Florida 16,713 19.6 2,855 85.8
Georgia 8,560 13.4 814 91.6
Hawaii 1,245 15.4 167 87.7
Idaho 1,341 15.3 151 96.6
Illinois 12,601 14.7 1,499 91.4
Indiana 6,159 16.5 757 95.8
Iowa 2,937 18.5 433 96.2
Kansas 2,716 16.3 355 93.4
Kentucky 4,093 18.5 509 92.7
Louisiana 4,483 16.2 520 90.6
Maine 1,294 19.9 186 95.3
Maryland 5,458 13.6 617 88.4
Massachusetts 6,428 16.5 864 90.9
Michigan 10,050 16.7 1,232 95.8
Minnesota 5,020 15.1 602 94.3
Mississippi 2,872 18.4 346 92.3
Missouri 5,673 18.1 757 94.2
Montana 909 17.7 123 94.0
Nebraska 1,729 16.6 232 94.2
Nevada 2,173 14.4 240 92.8
New Hampshire 1,275 16.2 153 97.3
New Jersey 8,590 15.8 1,121 92.0
New Mexico 1,855 15.5 221 89.3
New York 19,158 15.8 2,474 88.6
North Carolina 8,320 16.9 998 94.8
North Dakota 634 18.0 94 94.3
Ohio 11,421 16.8 1,513 93.2
Oklahoma 3,494 17.3 460 92.7
Oregon 3,522 16.5 444 96.1
Pennsylvania 12,335 19.2 1,909 93.3
Rhode Island 1,070 18.0 152 93.0
South Carolina 4,107 17.5 503 93.0
South Dakota 761 18.0 108 96.5
Tennessee 5,797 17.6 719 94.0
Texas 21,780 12.5 2,153 89.5
Utah 2,316 10.8 199 91.3
Vermont 617 17.3 79 95.7
Virginia 7,294 14.7 817 91.6
Washington 6,069 14.4 678 93.6
West Virginia 1,802 22.3 276 93.3
Wisconsin 5,441 16.9 706 96.9
Wyoming 499 15.6 59 94.7

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data; U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, 2002 estimates of resident population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2002, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and state or other area, December 2002

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older


Retired Disabled
State or area Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

All areas 46,444,239 29,190,149 2,681,153 476,672 4,967,155 1,907,875 5,543,981 151,614 1,525,640 13,849,075 19,313,379
Alabama 854,423 469,209 44,824 9,838 102,779 42,377 139,353 4,275 41,768 219,154 325,984
Alaska 58,694 34,257 2,744 1,155 4,935 4,721 8,151 235 2,496 17,389 18,642
Arizona 838,236 547,035 48,422 7,628 76,216 32,117 97,940 2,316 26,562 265,325 335,439
Arkansas 534,909 306,492 27,381 5,373 59,776 23,593 85,229 2,448 24,617 145,147 204,582
California 4,308,830 2,780,958 280,533 53,120 418,652 173,253 470,740 11,697 119,877 1,369,569 1,793,333
Colorado 547,958 348,385 36,352 4,213 55,732 21,465 63,773 1,298 16,740 171,252 225,328
Connecticut 580,863 404,186 25,265 5,358 51,087 20,065 58,162 884 15,856 182,518 262,870
Delaware 138,031 90,142 6,707 1,163 13,116 5,600 16,500 275 4,528 41,670 56,694
District of Columbia 72,848 47,229 2,405 861 7,537 4,730 8,595 63 1,428 20,651 32,443
Florida 3,279,994 2,224,131 178,603 30,826 303,798 106,387 339,448 8,231 88,570 1,062,246 1,386,377
Georgia 1,143,600 673,127 50,853 11,701 122,229 62,764 171,407 3,960 47,559 299,604 446,107
Hawaii 191,551 135,878 9,643 3,075 15,773 6,576 15,832 414 4,360 63,958 82,416
Idaho 205,302 130,775 13,471 1,900 20,210 7,934 23,509 738 6,765 64,582 81,493
Illinois 1,857,301 1,204,153 99,767 20,167 205,364 79,162 191,788 4,025 52,875 559,912 810,012
Indiana 1,019,262 645,696 54,841 8,939 111,584 41,531 120,144 2,873 33,654 295,302 430,707
Iowa 544,643 357,372 37,150 3,910 62,758 17,147 51,467 1,029 13,810 170,141 245,994
Kansas 441,889 288,993 26,108 3,527 47,904 16,778 45,361 780 12,438 136,295 195,217
Kentucky 756,421 394,088 45,351 6,787 95,561 31,815 137,563 5,967 39,289 193,151 279,215
Louisiana 725,024 369,445 55,369 9,534 107,921 45,199 98,323 5,080 34,153 194,308 277,059
Maine 257,573 157,084 13,716 2,038 25,210 8,159 38,949 1,008 11,409 74,900 102,742
Maryland 742,704 487,436 37,318 6,981 77,398 36,799 76,359 1,204 19,209 223,474 321,785
Massachusetts 1,060,299 695,464 48,985 9,202 98,885 34,833 132,216 2,358 38,356 316,666 468,203
Michigan 1,681,096 1,039,027 99,696 17,717 184,462 72,291 203,681 5,029 59,193 488,873 690,783
Minnesota 756,261 501,667 47,207 5,972 79,331 25,871 75,502 1,141 19,570 237,637 329,847
Mississippi 527,318 279,693 22,960 7,090 59,105 30,923 93,259 3,053 31,235 128,138 191,424
Missouri 1,024,096 632,090 54,047 8,557 109,778 42,636 135,996 3,153 37,839 292,510 420,920
Montana 161,197 101,657 10,835 1,601 17,583 6,209 18,079 568 4,665 50,698 64,681
Nebraska 287,173 187,726 18,964 2,233 31,569 10,146 28,001 522 8,012 90,035 128,610
Nevada 313,469 212,605 14,284 3,051 25,761 11,576 37,092 606 8,494 105,187 117,798
New Hampshire 207,164 137,813 9,053 1,437 17,338 6,770 25,866 455 8,432 63,128 85,309
New Jersey 1,360,303 934,983 58,341 12,785 130,368 50,605 133,983 2,990 36,248 419,270 612,510
New Mexico 288,212 172,085 20,427 3,620 30,686 14,442 35,589 1,463 9,900 87,199 110,457
New York 3,029,686 1,974,199 144,282 36,084 289,476 114,850 359,780 9,727 101,288 888,796 1,301,792
North Carolina 1,405,153 873,042 56,397 11,397 134,325 58,880 213,290 3,994 53,828 382,177 563,863
North Dakota 114,131 70,910 10,382 862 15,809 3,980 9,631 204 2,353 37,316 51,420
Ohio 1,922,406 1,181,128 136,301 17,496 245,475 74,299 208,390 5,209 54,108 579,503 830,584
Oklahoma 604,749 372,047 36,310 5,461 71,064 26,560 72,789 2,191 18,327 177,589 249,404
Oregon 580,678 386,515 34,198 4,893 57,038 19,050 63,593 1,550 13,841 183,360 243,254
Pennsylvania 2,374,502 1,546,393 135,596 19,183 276,576 82,338 242,135 6,659 65,622 717,188 1,063,406
Rhode Island 192,484 129,966 6,486 1,483 16,159 5,843 25,256 483 6,808 56,264 85,372
South Carolina 718,888 431,079 29,519 6,992 71,241 35,224 112,303 2,384 30,146 191,154 277,014
South Dakota 137,242 87,766 10,385 1,183 16,181 5,192 12,768 246 3,521 44,346 60,221
Tennessee 1,022,871 598,469 52,165 9,651 114,643 47,008 155,675 4,516 40,744 274,365 401,557
Texas 2,729,134 1,635,420 193,994 31,398 337,163 138,810 296,791 10,799 84,759 820,142 1,105,659
Utah 250,878 162,256 17,631 2,896 22,625 12,711 24,185 648 7,926 79,732 102,048
Vermont 106,888 68,187 5,609 1,013 10,560 3,734 13,538 309 3,938 32,081 43,758
Virginia 1,074,105 666,335 56,317 9,902 114,214 45,294 139,798 4,265 37,980 307,218 441,309
Washington 872,988 570,071 53,592 7,804 83,727 30,643 101,127 2,093 23,931 273,481 360,863
West Virginia 400,937 204,905 28,860 4,150 57,212 15,846 67,960 4,004 18,000 105,325 152,192
Wisconsin 917,729 615,521 50,457 7,943 93,898 32,021 91,901 1,502 24,486 285,703 398,608
Wyoming 77,755 50,774 4,694 618 7,892 3,151 8,367 210 2,049 24,935 31,142
Outlying areas
American Samoa 5,389 1,449 205 447 553 905 1,043 67 720 817 900
Guam 10,966 5,751 1,081 574 1,043 1,109 874 67 467 3,360 3,204
Northern Mariana Islands 2,087 787 129 275 288 393 145 7 63 447 415
Puerto Rico 692,335 312,833 55,397 15,534 80,950 40,094 130,909 9,502 47,116 174,248 213,259
Virgin Islands 14,449 9,083 849 395 1,165 1,013 1,399 56 489 4,370 5,047
Foreign countries 419,165 244,382 58,695 7,679 77,472 14,453 12,477 784 3,223 155,269 192,107

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes 21 special age-72 beneficiaries. Data for individual states are not available.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

2 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002


Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and state or
other area, December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older


Retired Disabled
State or area Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

All areas 37,854,410 26,125,086 1,210,108 203,259 4,169,125 1,115,399 4,625,445 32,209 373,779 13,931,204 14,717,683
Alabama 647,962 398,876 19,783 4,159 78,407 23,436 112,458 886 9,956 210,240 233,474
Alaska 45,175 29,692 1,142 414 3,849 2,668 6,769 45 595 16,721 13,608
Arizona 699,000 497,665 22,373 3,176 66,022 18,146 84,684 508 6,426 270,982 258,141
Arkansas 398,887 253,999 11,475 2,154 44,671 12,760 67,647 480 5,701 135,199 143,124
California 3,555,359 2,507,483 125,703 22,038 363,523 102,552 401,256 2,498 30,304 1,372,812 1,384,728
Colorado 441,519 305,073 16,514 1,886 47,569 13,153 52,814 283 4,227 169,773 165,335
Connecticut 527,962 396,245 13,066 2,651 48,091 13,168 50,440 185 4,116 204,672 223,033
Delaware 119,104 84,575 3,340 566 11,782 3,413 14,224 59 1,145 44,417 45,370
District of Columbia 51,578 35,997 1,010 315 5,227 2,181 6,496 15 338 17,318 22,314
Florida 2,703,153 1,979,591 81,492 12,780 262,077 60,747 282,705 1,803 21,958 1,066,282 1,057,246
Georgia 891,553 580,753 23,131 4,942 94,763 35,332 140,153 804 11,675 294,427 327,516
Hawaii 157,001 120,072 4,010 1,271 12,938 3,953 13,601 85 1,070 61,604 63,372
Idaho 163,781 114,083 6,124 826 17,268 4,714 19,089 151 1,525 63,832 59,424
Illinois 1,597,718 1,126,875 48,240 9,016 185,289 48,495 165,167 924 13,713 593,723 654,951
Indiana 873,227 606,779 26,756 4,294 99,750 25,819 100,984 664 8,181 315,314 345,649
Iowa 448,083 319,225 17,099 1,834 54,717 10,602 41,180 212 3,215 172,301 185,541
Kansas 371,319 264,579 12,522 1,638 42,747 10,141 36,517 163 3,012 142,140 152,576
Kentucky 568,525 331,986 19,200 2,753 72,587 17,793 113,407 1,270 9,529 181,503 196,496
Louisiana 534,218 308,315 23,948 3,723 83,101 24,026 82,011 1,123 7,970 183,372 189,354
Maine 193,879 129,531 5,984 860 20,244 4,831 29,809 192 2,428 70,274 72,170
Maryland 620,231 439,879 17,597 3,171 66,703 21,754 65,735 282 5,109 227,350 251,244
Massachusetts 881,151 626,065 23,295 4,121 86,972 21,794 109,039 453 9,412 326,004 365,302
Michigan 1,469,617 1,000,688 49,400 8,533 167,280 45,330 181,820 1,191 15,374 531,661 561,112
Minnesota 622,674 446,799 21,434 2,772 68,459 16,265 61,976 233 4,735 239,183 246,957
Mississippi 379,290 227,891 9,660 2,717 42,341 16,164 72,934 581 7,002 117,622 132,405
Missouri 821,908 556,427 24,553 3,825 91,876 24,505 110,971 676 9,076 292,104 316,701
Montana 126,760 87,040 4,764 653 14,810 3,546 14,726 122 1,098 48,646 46,883
Nebraska 232,294 165,295 8,626 1,010 27,369 6,012 22,051 104 1,827 90,042 96,107
Nevada 264,593 191,995 6,552 1,320 22,470 7,064 32,853 144 2,195 105,734 91,513
New Hampshire 174,946 126,074 4,420 698 15,379 4,463 21,790 87 2,036 66,169 66,617
New Jersey 1,243,466 923,063 28,886 6,115 120,780 33,017 120,728 677 10,200 470,178 524,796
New Mexico 216,323 143,933 8,465 1,352 23,820 7,378 28,789 300 2,285 81,076 76,813
New York 2,628,726 1,871,788 67,921 16,080 256,750 70,960 317,297 2,076 25,855 943,372 1,076,093
North Carolina 1,112,204 758,601 25,520 4,986 103,232 33,348 172,414 800 13,303 375,221 419,454
North Dakota 87,329 59,266 4,396 364 12,936 2,297 7,474 42 553 34,978 35,506
Ohio 1,593,390 1,074,970 63,961 7,977 214,927 44,823 172,381 1,230 13,120 598,594 633,183
Oklahoma 473,916 318,769 15,885 2,311 57,366 15,025 59,579 470 4,511 170,530 182,534
Oregon 487,162 349,938 16,007 2,233 50,435 11,694 53,019 363 3,473 186,700 188,235
Pennsylvania 2,016,756 1,424,599 65,322 8,950 245,311 50,211 205,075 1,424 15,865 753,083 836,922
Rhode Island 159,526 116,152 3,060 645 14,024 3,537 20,406 99 1,604 57,693 66,940
South Carolina 564,925 373,800 13,488 3,056 54,288 19,796 92,420 498 7,579 188,243 204,156
South Dakota 103,244 72,150 4,324 453 12,904 2,824 9,743 50 795 40,837 41,398
Tennessee 795,693 517,319 23,537 4,126 89,341 26,119 124,507 934 9,810 267,891 294,659
Texas 2,142,205 1,423,710 85,105 12,321 274,195 78,455 245,661 2,246 20,512 803,469 803,146
Utah 205,398 146,183 8,404 1,303 20,065 7,604 19,839 134 1,865 82,315 76,178
Vermont 86,128 60,401 2,542 450 8,853 2,263 10,653 59 907 31,975 33,071
Virginia 858,844 582,360 25,443 4,387 91,804 27,045 117,176 948 9,680 302,616 328,466
Washington 746,931 530,721 25,860 3,645 75,554 19,103 85,359 486 6,204 286,891 284,077
West Virginia 316,005 181,004 12,831 1,731 46,104 9,144 59,716 964 4,511 103,331 111,406
Wisconsin 779,079 565,045 23,910 3,812 83,635 20,024 76,299 329 6,025 297,222 311,006
Wyoming 63,989 45,266 2,180 281 6,826 1,912 6,962 45 517 25,123 23,320
Outlying areas
American Samoa 2,378 815 54 113 268 353 655 12 109 506 410
Guam 5,803 3,531 300 146 596 483 648 11 87 2,223 1,573
Northern Mariana Islands 792 394 26 49 104 134 76 0 8 251 155
Puerto Rico 365,493 185,657 15,460 4,078 41,659 15,470 92,985 1,596 8,588 110,037 102,499
Virgin Islands 9,951 6,974 298 149 776 483 1,151 12 108 3,591 3,298
Foreign countries 206,287 129,127 13,712 2,031 44,289 7,069 9,125 177 757 81,838 90,127

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.

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Tennessee

Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and county, December 2002

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older


Retired Disabled
County Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

Total, Tennessee c 1,022,871 598,469 52,165 9,651 114,643 47,008 155,675 4,516 40,744 274,365 401,557
Anderson 16,335 9,235 1,080 150 1,985 605 2,465 80 735 4,465 6,630
Bedford 6,835 4,290 285 70 665 290 955 25 255 1,940 2,670
Benton 4,260 2,535 225 55 475 160 635 25 150 1,205 1,590
Bledsoe 2,060 1,155 100 15 215 95 380 20 80 530 730
Blount 21,440 12,690 1,515 155 2,780 770 2,795 65 670 6,160 8,675
Bradley 16,345 9,700 780 130 1,685 655 2,645 80 670 4,355 6,140
Campbell 9,925 4,420 525 85 1,350 400 2,365 105 675 2,265 3,230
Cannon 2,670 1,620 105 25 280 105 400 15 120 720 1,025
Carroll 7,275 4,470 300 75 735 320 1,100 30 245 1,980 2,910
Carter 12,645 6,725 690 100 1,640 415 2,420 65 590 3,240 4,700
Cheatham 4,945 2,835 195 35 515 320 820 20 205 1,315 1,745
Chester 3,055 1,860 130 30 340 135 445 20 95 840 1,245
Claiborne 7,355 3,150 415 60 980 305 1,850 105 490 1,665 2,245
Clay 1,895 1,010 85 15 215 90 380 10 90 500 630
Cocke 7,625 3,860 410 75 950 400 1,505 55 370 1,935 2,545
Coffee 10,120 6,255 585 75 1,100 425 1,350 45 285 2,920 4,035
Crockett 3,195 1,925 155 25 345 130 455 10 150 850 1,335
Cumberland 14,205 9,545 850 135 1,195 410 1,630 50 390 4,715 5,320
Davidson 81,835 51,525 3,800 730 8,640 4,060 10,475 175 2,430 22,095 36,045
Decatur 2,675 1,685 105 20 280 105 380 10 90 760 1,065
De Kalb 3,620 2,195 120 35 360 135 605 20 150 965 1,410
Dickson 7,535 4,520 375 60 835 410 1,055 20 260 2,110 2,930
Dyer 7,605 4,240 340 60 855 360 1,390 25 335 1,895 2,930
Fayette 5,765 3,310 280 75 650 320 875 15 240 1,585 2,115
Fentress 4,120 2,050 150 30 445 175 1,025 35 210 965 1,290
Franklin 8,545 5,260 490 75 950 315 1,140 45 270 2,510 3,345
Gibson 11,440 7,185 430 100 1,205 545 1,565 35 375 3,080 4,865
Giles 6,105 3,670 325 65 710 200 875 20 240 1,700 2,445
Grainger 4,425 2,150 255 45 535 175 960 55 250 1,105 1,410
Greene 14,980 8,345 680 215 1,665 755 2,540 85 695 3,940 5,490
Grundy 3,295 1,610 185 40 420 160 650 30 200 825 1,080
Hamblen 12,045 6,805 650 105 1,430 490 2,025 60 480 3,185 4,595
Hamilton 57,625 36,155 2,925 555 6,195 2,355 7,450 195 1,795 15,930 24,725
Hancock 1,430 610 120 15 250 85 265 20 65 355 495
Hardeman 5,320 2,765 250 65 600 330 985 30 295 1,325 1,840
Hardin 6,285 3,560 290 45 670 255 1,135 50 280 1,675 2,265
Hawkins 11,625 5,600 830 110 1,620 420 2,345 125 575 2,860 4,000
Haywood 3,625 2,010 145 40 480 215 580 10 145 900 1,430
Henderson 5,410 3,135 180 35 550 250 985 25 250 1,375 2,040
Henry 7,915 4,945 350 65 815 300 1,120 35 285 2,270 3,115
Hickman 4,200 2,330 190 35 495 185 740 35 190 1,120 1,505
Houston 1,730 980 105 10 230 75 250 15 65 480 665
Humphreys 3,895 2,320 270 50 470 145 485 20 135 1,130 1,510
Jackson 2,590 1,390 130 25 290 100 520 10 125 670 895
Jefferson 9,400 5,450 510 70 1,010 380 1,570 35 375 2,590 3,400
Johnson 4,185 2,165 215 45 485 145 890 25 215 1,095 1,395
Knox 66,150 40,255 3,525 490 7,530 2,415 9,450 240 2,245 18,205 27,840
Lake 1,425 800 50 10 205 50 260 5 45 375 555
Lauderdale 4,785 2,585 205 55 555 240 885 25 235 1,170 1,815
Lawrence 8,795 4,910 585 80 1,135 340 1,330 40 375 2,285 3,480
Lewis 2,370 1,280 110 20 295 130 400 15 120 595 855
Lincoln 6,585 4,170 350 70 745 265 765 35 185 1,900 2,750
Loudon 9,755 6,415 565 75 895 325 1,185 40 255 2,980 3,720
McMinn 10,565 6,080 510 100 1,170 395 1,800 65 445 2,770 3,965
McNairy 5,995 3,405 250 50 630 225 1,095 40 300 1,560 2,200
Macon 4,040 2,230 165 25 460 180 760 20 200 1,020 1,495
Madison 15,715 9,315 670 150 1,640 835 2,420 35 650 4,070 6,345
Marion 5,710 2,825 340 55 845 275 1,060 65 245 1,430 2,045
Marshall 4,870 2,895 220 30 540 245 720 20 200 1,320 1,955
Maury 11,925 7,000 675 105 1,500 615 1,560 50 420 3,220 4,890
Meigs 2,240 1,125 115 20 275 105 460 20 120 550 715
Monroe 8,440 4,575 420 65 985 345 1,550 70 430 2,145 2,925
Montgomery 15,955 9,135 940 145 1,895 895 2,205 75 665 4,350 6,060
Moore 990 685 45 10 80 45 100 5 20 295 420
Morgan 4,520 2,110 250 55 575 180 1,000 50 300 1,095 1,440

(Continued)

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Tennessee
Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or
older, and county, December 2002—Continued

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older

Retired Disabled
County Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

Obion 6,940 4,200 305 70 720 305 1,035 25 280 1,820 2,775
Overton 4,665 2,625 175 35 490 200 880 40 220 1,215 1,635
Perry 1,870 1,075 65 15 205 90 315 10 95 515 680
Pickett 1,320 780 50 10 125 40 250 5 60 385 445
Polk 3,710 1,935 200 30 480 115 750 25 175 985 1,310
Putnam 12,590 7,410 570 115 1,340 550 2,020 55 530 3,375 4,795
Rhea 6,115 3,560 300 60 660 225 1,005 40 265 1,650 2,270
Roane 12,280 7,115 680 115 1,460 420 1,960 60 470 3,375 4,700
Robertson 9,320 5,510 505 85 1,045 495 1,310 25 345 2,645 3,570
Rutherford 21,470 12,520 1,020 215 2,190 1,185 3,275 95 970 5,645 7,990
Scott 4,590 1,745 220 60 635 210 1,240 70 410 935 1,310
Sequatchie 2,195 1,185 105 35 235 85 430 20 100 540 725
Sevier 14,260 8,645 700 110 1,445 545 2,175 60 580 4,000 5,215
Shelby 124,025 70,820 5,585 1,650 13,815 8,615 17,640 290 5,610 30,810 50,410
Smith 3,355 1,950 185 15 390 160 505 15 135 890 1,340
Stewart 2,825 1,605 175 25 310 145 430 25 110 825 990
Sullivan 36,135 20,740 2,475 260 4,415 1,030 5,620 210 1,385 9,930 14,350
Sumner 20,915 13,000 1,030 165 2,160 955 2,755 60 790 5,865 8,250
Tipton 8,065 4,375 400 110 940 545 1,225 40 430 2,095 2,875
Trousdale 1,495 860 60 10 150 80 250 5 80 400 530
Unicoi 4,145 2,285 210 35 480 135 795 25 180 1,055 1,585
Union 3,585 1,705 170 35 385 160 850 40 240 835 1,085
Van Buren 1,135 665 45 15 105 35 215 10 45 305 390
Warren 7,930 4,720 415 55 845 325 1,245 30 295 2,175 3,090
Washington 21,535 12,455 1,200 175 2,580 770 3,510 95 750 5,825 8,485
Wayne 3,380 1,875 170 30 380 150 605 15 155 905 1,195
Weakley 6,785 4,320 275 60 695 255 915 20 245 1,870 2,845
White 5,535 3,325 225 65 530 220 905 30 235 1,505 2,045
Williamson 14,840 9,870 930 150 1,495 695 1,275 35 390 4,705 6,280
Wilson 13,610 8,550 605 100 1,385 690 1,810 40 430 3,855 5,220

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

66 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002


Tennessee

Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county,
December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older


Retired Disabled
County Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

Total, Tennessee c 795,693 517,319 23,537 4,126 89,341 26,119 124,507 934 9,810 267,891 294,659
Anderson 13,409 8,636 522 67 1,656 342 1,990 18 177 4,732 5,131
Bedford 5,224 3,587 123 29 493 172 759 4 58 1,817 1,914
Benton 3,237 2,098 96 22 365 90 525 4 36 1,150 1,088
Bledsoe 1,416 864 35 5 143 48 300 4 18 424 472
Blount 17,410 11,306 695 74 2,376 467 2,305 14 172 6,180 6,516
Bradley 12,886 8,447 353 57 1,335 381 2,135 18 161 4,273 4,584
Campbell 6,932 3,548 210 33 936 207 1,821 21 155 2,014 2,136
Cannon 1,913 1,261 41 9 199 59 321 2 20 643 666
Carroll 5,374 3,577 121 30 531 175 876 6 57 1,780 1,999
Carter 9,169 5,423 269 42 1,178 227 1,873 14 143 2,883 3,213
Cheatham 3,893 2,422 86 16 403 202 702 4 58 1,268 1,263
Chester 2,223 1,467 52 14 236 76 348 4 26 728 842
Claiborne 5,008 2,407 152 21 631 170 1,492 22 113 1,376 1,387
Clay 1,182 690 27 6 120 41 278 2 18 361 358
Cocke 5,223 2,980 154 27 638 195 1,135 11 82 1,632 1,649
Coffee 7,985 5,436 268 35 878 233 1,059 10 66 2,886 2,946
Crockett 2,256 1,498 65 10 231 73 347 2 31 742 882
Cumberland 11,384 8,393 380 57 912 218 1,321 11 92 4,712 3,726
Davidson 69,438 48,201 1,948 327 7,554 2,218 8,528 39 624 23,674 29,407
Decatur 1,901 1,287 42 8 191 53 298 2 20 650 695
De Kalb 2,568 1,699 44 13 248 71 458 3 32 832 941
Dickson 5,819 3,804 164 26 653 242 860 5 66 2,012 2,082
Dyer 5,789 3,591 148 28 640 199 1,094 5 83 1,806 2,122
Fayette 4,231 2,720 117 32 441 160 702 3 56 1,453 1,421
Fentress 2,637 1,453 52 11 251 82 734 6 46 747 769
Franklin 6,594 4,448 215 30 734 175 917 9 65 2,397 2,364
Gibson 8,661 5,897 186 44 893 301 1,237 6 96 2,833 3,497
Giles 4,551 2,960 132 28 512 118 735 5 61 1,538 1,657
Grainger 3,065 1,664 94 17 356 94 769 12 59 938 872
Greene 10,800 6,705 268 98 1,161 421 1,970 15 162 3,468 3,737
Grundy 2,215 1,223 68 15 271 83 507 5 43 698 658
Hamblen 9,336 5,847 285 47 1,072 283 1,668 13 121 3,061 3,316
Hamilton 48,288 33,404 1,463 256 5,318 1,340 6,027 39 440 16,874 19,650
Hancock 829 409 34 6 129 36 199 3 13 251 248
Hardeman 3,715 2,190 100 27 405 173 747 5 69 1,141 1,226
Hardin 4,433 2,768 115 22 461 128 864 10 66 1,451 1,478
Hawkins 8,797 4,724 343 46 1,204 232 2,061 29 157 2,639 2,722
Haywood 2,444 1,524 55 13 302 103 415 2 29 745 930
Henderson 3,935 2,473 75 14 375 150 780 5 64 1,215 1,377
Henry 6,119 4,153 155 29 625 166 921 6 63 2,151 2,232
Hickman 3,039 1,857 77 17 355 108 584 5 36 994 1,018
Houston 1,251 773 45 4 163 44 204 3 14 421 437
Humphreys 3,058 2,012 124 23 371 78 411 5 33 1,115 1,061
Jackson 1,746 1,034 47 9 172 52 403 2 28 542 549
Jefferson 7,137 4,571 220 31 752 212 1,255 9 87 2,447 2,360
Johnson 2,786 1,591 73 16 306 70 676 6 48 865 844
Knox 54,427 36,714 1,718 222 6,395 1,380 7,416 48 533 19,037 21,671
Lake 988 609 20 4 132 27 185 1 10 311 373
Lauderdale 3,344 2,025 76 21 376 129 657 3 56 1,025 1,200
Lawrence 6,471 3,992 244 33 850 188 1,061 7 97 2,095 2,346
Lewis 1,677 1,005 43 7 212 70 308 2 29 524 570
Lincoln 4,714 3,209 136 26 521 144 627 7 44 1,631 1,803
Loudon 8,188 5,898 282 38 740 196 960 7 67 3,150 2,770
McMinn 7,898 5,046 220 41 860 209 1,409 12 100 2,607 2,786
McNairy 4,141 2,582 91 20 420 120 839 9 61 1,302 1,416
Macon 2,705 1,632 55 10 284 97 578 3 45 813 927
Madison 12,212 8,045 313 60 1,269 472 1,886 8 160 3,996 4,712
Marion 4,304 2,408 147 21 624 157 875 14 58 1,366 1,429
Marshall 3,794 2,495 95 14 416 143 575 4 53 1,283 1,429
Maury 9,402 6,133 308 47 1,174 352 1,268 13 110 3,194 3,587
Meigs 1,636 938 46 9 194 55 363 4 27 505 488
Monroe 6,064 3,676 168 23 700 192 1,195 14 96 1,918 1,967
Montgomery 11,779 7,444 394 62 1,439 500 1,759 18 163 3,981 4,153
Moore 783 577 20 5 62 22 90 1 5 285 290
Morgan 3,196 1,700 101 24 396 102 793 10 70 967 941

(Continued)

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Tennessee
Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county,
December 2002 (in thousands of dollars)—Continued

Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older

Retired Disabled
County Total workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children workers Spouses Children Men Women

Obion 5,308 3,513 136 27 557 171 828 5 70 1,728 1,990


Overton 3,134 1,942 63 14 311 100 655 7 41 995 1,032
Perry 1,335 831 23 7 140 51 255 2 24 442 446
Pickett 882 564 18 4 76 17 190 0 13 298 274
Polk 2,776 1,585 87 15 365 68 611 5 40 901 900
Putnam 9,441 6,165 245 50 986 306 1,559 9 121 3,166 3,393
Rhea 4,547 2,928 129 24 487 126 786 8 60 1,522 1,572
Roane 9,866 6,364 313 54 1,153 239 1,609 14 122 3,430 3,476
Robertson 7,261 4,717 227 36 815 291 1,083 5 87 2,559 2,538
Rutherford 17,206 11,117 467 96 1,757 733 2,760 20 255 5,724 5,959
Scott 3,000 1,347 79 22 394 101 959 14 86 781 807
Sequatchie 1,563 936 42 13 162 46 337 3 23 469 482
Sevier 10,882 7,230 306 47 1,086 314 1,743 13 141 3,777 3,671
Shelby 97,174 62,836 2,720 667 11,282 4,482 13,835 60 1,290 31,383 38,747
Smith 2,391 1,522 72 5 278 92 387 2 33 780 876
Stewart 1,997 1,239 63 10 213 82 359 5 26 709 619
Sullivan 29,252 18,621 1,157 118 3,615 606 4,744 49 343 10,016 10,707
Sumner 17,109 11,672 490 77 1,767 582 2,307 13 200 6,028 6,242
Tipton 5,872 3,597 172 38 670 288 994 8 105 1,935 1,956
Trousdale 1,024 638 24 4 105 46 190 1 17 323 348
Unicoi 2,942 1,772 81 13 332 72 621 5 45 911 1,037
Union 2,455 1,334 63 13 252 85 646 9 54 715 704
Van Buren 777 491 15 6 70 16 167 2 10 246 247
Warren 5,743 3,768 167 23 596 175 944 5 66 1,939 2,084
Washington 16,633 10,550 518 76 2,007 440 2,830 21 191 5,536 6,098
Wayne 2,382 1,446 65 13 263 83 469 3 39 769 771
Weakley 5,161 3,551 118 27 516 153 727 5 62 1,747 2,016
White 3,930 2,548 89 25 369 120 717 5 58 1,271 1,364
Williamson 13,304 9,614 483 76 1,344 487 1,174 10 118 5,279 5,049
Wilson 11,308 7,728 284 51 1,128 425 1,561 9 121 3,960 3,950

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

146 ♦ OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2002