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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 2004

Total population Population aged 65 or older


Number a Percentage receiving Number a Percentage receiving
State (thousands) benefits (thousands) benefits

United States 293,655 15.8 36,294 90.7

Alabama 4,530 19.5 598 92.6


Alaska 655 9.6 42 92.5
Arizona 5,744 15.5 732 86.3
Arkansas 2,753 20.1 381 93.1
California 35,894 12.3 3,823 83.9

Colorado 4,601 12.4 451 91.3


Connecticut 3,504 16.7 474 93.6
Delaware 830 17.6 109 93.8
District of Columbia 554 13.0 67 77.3
Florida 17,397 19.5 2,928 85.6

Georgia 8,829 13.5 847 91.5


Hawaii 1,263 15.6 172 87.5
Idaho 1,393 15.7 159 96.8
Illinois 12,714 14.8 1,521 90.2
Indiana 6,238 16.8 772 95.2

Iowa 2,954 18.6 433 96.1


Kansas 2,736 16.4 355 93.7
Kentucky 4,146 18.9 519 92.9
Louisiana 4,516 16.4 528 90.3
Maine 1,317 20.2 190 95.3

Maryland 5,558 13.7 635 87.4


Massachusetts 6,417 16.6 854 90.7
Michigan 10,113 17.0 1,247 95.6
Minnesota 5,101 15.2 615 93.8
Mississippi 2,903 18.7 353 92.5

Missouri 5,755 18.2 766 93.9


Montana 927 17.9 127 93.9
Nebraska 1,747 16.6 232 94.3
Nevada 2,335 14.5 262 91.0
New Hampshire 1,300 16.6 157 96.9

New Jersey 8,699 15.7 1,126 91.3


New Mexico 1,903 15.9 229 89.6
New York 19,227 15.8 2,493 87.7
North Carolina 8,541 17.2 1,032 94.7
North Dakota 634 18.0 93 94.9

Ohio 11,459 17.0 1,525 92.6


Oklahoma 3,524 17.7 464 93.1
Oregon 3,595 16.8 460 95.5
Pennsylvania 12,406 19.3 1,897 93.3
Rhode Island 1,081 17.8 151 92.7

South Carolina 4,198 18.0 520 93.8


South Dakota 771 18.0 109 96.5
Tennessee 5,901 18.0 738 94.2
Texas 22,490 12.7 2,217 89.7
Utah 2,389 11.0 208 91.5

Vermont 621 17.7 81 95.9


Virginia 7,460 14.9 847 91.1
Washington 6,204 14.7 703 93.2
West Virginia 1,815 22.6 278 92.9
Wisconsin 5,509 17.1 716 96.8
Wyoming 507 15.8 61 94.5

SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data; U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, 2004 estimates of resident
population.
a. Population estimates for the United States as of July 1, 2004, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.
File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2004/
Table 2.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and
sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2004

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 47,687,693 29,952,474 2,568,853 482,894 4,828,972 1,904,631 6,198,271 152,804 1,598,794 14,197,197 19,498,804

Alabama 881,978 481,767 42,548 9,578 99,013 42,295 158,760 4,264 43,753 224,888 329,116
Alaska 62,781 37,077 2,747 1,210 5,115 4,710 9,115 242 2,565 18,790 19,962
Arizona 893,001 581,471 47,075 7,961 76,894 33,176 114,676 2,348 29,400 281,047 350,914
Arkansas 553,533 314,941 25,543 5,307 57,778 23,860 97,531 2,520 26,053 148,720 206,270
California 4,413,876 2,839,289 270,500 54,068 408,372 172,675 528,551 11,889 128,532 1,399,144 1,809,090

Colorado 569,257 366,765 34,864 4,456 54,979 21,735 68,814 1,260 16,384 179,450 232,439
Connecticut 583,427 405,529 23,669 5,433 49,074 19,935 62,510 911 16,366 182,636 260,772
Delaware 145,825 94,854 6,430 1,196 13,013 5,581 19,454 275 5,022 43,719 58,533
District of Columbia 71,905 46,394 2,247 856 6,874 4,504 9,408 56 1,566 20,560 31,378
Florida 3,384,956 2,298,010 171,335 31,827 298,235 107,592 378,309 8,268 91,380 1,094,220 1,411,366

Georgia 1,193,857 708,468 49,360 12,239 120,010 63,473 187,938 3,962 48,407 315,192 460,094
Hawaii 197,263 140,474 9,038 3,062 15,816 6,395 17,733 407 4,338 65,444 85,046
Idaho 218,155 139,300 13,157 2,044 20,243 8,093 27,268 730 7,320 68,967 84,658
Illinois 1,879,051 1,217,013 94,793 20,390 196,717 78,220 212,177 4,199 55,542 565,011 805,901
Indiana 1,046,476 661,266 52,325 9,071 108,082 42,379 134,455 2,955 35,943 301,642 433,466

Iowa 548,297 361,716 34,134 3,936 59,784 17,142 56,603 1,033 13,949 171,542 244,578
Kansas 447,371 292,861 24,091 3,483 45,943 16,605 50,782 833 12,773 137,938 194,261
Kentucky 782,816 406,999 43,640 6,726 92,712 32,489 153,214 5,844 41,192 199,864 282,444
Louisiana 740,378 377,296 53,030 9,391 105,089 45,086 110,448 5,078 34,960 198,297 278,013
Maine 266,145 161,159 13,085 2,037 24,492 8,143 44,054 960 12,215 77,135 103,623

Maryland 761,210 500,356 35,157 7,050 74,868 36,274 85,940 1,182 20,383 228,893 325,643
Massachusetts 1,063,061 692,180 45,388 9,290 93,744 34,471 145,341 2,289 40,358 315,930 458,847
Michigan 1,722,514 1,064,310 94,907 18,036 178,872 72,148 227,546 5,352 61,343 498,133 693,831
Minnesota 775,460 516,614 43,755 5,863 76,151 25,522 85,475 1,201 20,879 243,894 333,064
Mississippi 541,483 288,318 21,883 6,919 56,999 30,908 102,140 2,900 31,416 132,335 194,179

Missouri 1,046,439 643,450 50,817 8,566 105,616 42,663 152,866 3,154 39,307 298,459 420,870
Montana 166,264 106,254 10,274 1,626 17,190 6,207 19,674 530 4,509 52,835 66,051
Nebraska 289,735 189,792 17,289 2,205 30,320 9,924 31,288 540 8,377 90,683 127,904
Nevada 339,023 228,660 14,180 3,299 26,433 12,267 43,649 686 9,849 113,104 125,321
New Hampshire 215,453 142,013 8,555 1,541 16,988 6,753 29,788 499 9,316 65,089 86,772

New Jersey 1,368,734 938,220 55,786 12,985 124,078 49,202 147,400 3,009 38,054 420,093 607,741
New Mexico 302,500 180,887 19,657 3,553 30,264 14,552 41,653 1,399 10,535 91,007 114,671
New York 3,044,526 1,980,921 138,765 36,522 276,893 110,803 387,519 9,580 103,523 893,672 1,291,570
North Carolina 1,468,751 912,656 54,060 11,894 131,277 59,906 237,928 4,231 56,799 399,465 578,368
North Dakota 114,167 71,590 9,533 853 15,213 3,960 10,443 212 2,363 37,294 51,140

Ohio 1,945,724 1,197,179 129,019 17,373 236,235 74,198 230,479 5,247 55,994 585,540 826,622
Oklahoma 623,599 381,429 34,122 5,523 68,713 26,938 84,468 2,297 20,109 181,587 250,990
Oregon 603,781 403,089 32,908 5,188 56,434 18,873 71,410 1,679 14,200 190,662 248,450
Pennsylvania 2,400,082 1,552,127 127,093 19,386 264,122 82,110 276,160 6,959 72,125 718,089 1,050,868
Rhode Island 192,755 128,612 6,117 1,483 15,243 5,925 27,868 435 7,072 55,985 83,547

South Carolina 754,531 454,652 28,584 7,167 70,606 35,242 124,796 2,427 31,057 201,690 286,511
South Dakota 139,053 90,248 9,533 1,137 15,539 5,104 13,847 254 3,391 45,147 60,470
Tennessee 1,061,981 622,680 50,087 9,787 111,509 47,727 172,995 4,399 42,797 285,619 409,326
Texas 2,859,342 1,707,535 190,227 31,913 334,245 139,525 350,893 11,293 93,711 854,532 1,133,470
Utah 263,267 171,031 17,287 3,063 22,754 13,137 27,157 669 8,169 84,156 105,802

Vermont 109,983 70,630 5,297 1,062 10,173 3,615 14,973 310 3,923 33,244 44,245
Virginia 1,114,705 693,505 54,031 10,044 111,224 45,021 156,736 4,117 40,027 319,720 451,490
Washington 911,511 595,562 51,547 8,247 83,041 30,706 115,292 2,156 24,960 285,116 370,033
West Virginia 409,401 207,804 27,838 4,094 54,587 15,767 76,076 4,108 19,127 107,262 151,197
Wisconsin 940,151 629,499 47,301 8,045 90,892 31,852 104,687 1,717 26,158 291,617 401,277
Wyoming 79,998 52,753 4,465 616 7,768 3,010 9,134 209 2,043 25,997 31,733

Outlying areas
American Samoa 5,447 1,550 200 410 583 913 1,044 67 680 879 966
Guam 11,639 6,125 1,057 561 1,111 1,141 1,055 65 524 3,524 3,473
Northern Mariana
Islands 2,232 897 145 267 278 409 169 10 57 529 463
Puerto Rico 708,461 329,722 56,058 14,922 81,109 38,730 134,719 8,849 44,352 181,720 223,775
Virgin Islands 15,480 9,905 849 425 1,179 1,005 1,545 63 509 4,686 5,478

Foreign countries 434,902 257,070 61,471 7,708 78,486 14,035 12,318 676 3,138 164,804 200,722
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.

File available from:


Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2004/
Table 3.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by state or other area, type of benefit, and sex
of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2004 (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 41,574,348 28,601,332 1,227,331 224,538 4,329,336 1,190,871 5,542,045 35,378 423,518 15,255,394 15,859,064

Alabama 720,660 439,790 20,153 4,427 81,193 24,985 137,763 978 11,373 232,662 253,240
Alaska 51,697 34,094 1,220 472 4,299 2,861 8,068 48 636 19,314 15,509
Arizona 798,042 565,615 23,125 3,646 71,207 20,144 106,047 569 7,689 307,571 289,048
Arkansas 443,777 279,916 11,434 2,359 46,322 13,697 82,991 537 6,522 149,157 155,046
California 3,880,901 2,720,934 127,270 24,408 377,491 109,577 483,093 2,752 35,376 1,489,490 1,487,681

Colorado 492,622 343,392 16,874 2,177 50,171 14,231 61,016 298 4,463 190,781 182,476
Connecticut 566,162 423,636 12,975 2,918 49,420 14,184 58,202 214 4,612 218,212 236,141
Delaware 135,173 95,350 3,409 624 12,491 3,657 18,177 64 1,403 49,940 50,202
District of Columbia 54,688 38,046 1,018 342 5,111 2,233 7,545 13 380 18,553 23,170
Florida 2,984,641 2,182,745 82,797 14,356 274,601 65,971 337,647 1,943 24,581 1,172,575 1,149,668

Georgia 1,003,577 656,301 23,997 5,675 100,369 38,264 165,236 878 12,858 333,546 362,824
Hawaii 173,611 132,623 4,001 1,360 13,855 4,116 16,379 97 1,179 67,234 70,362
Idaho 186,606 129,886 6,356 972 18,480 5,154 23,822 159 1,776 73,113 65,852
Illinois 1,720,043 1,209,667 48,303 9,837 189,250 51,183 195,349 1,034 15,420 636,977 692,255
Indiana 957,736 663,895 27,187 4,757 103,297 27,980 120,476 740 9,403 345,106 371,284

Iowa 482,267 344,577 16,622 1,991 55,756 11,263 48,370 226 3,463 185,762 197,067
Kansas 402,042 286,047 12,217 1,773 43,760 10,714 43,993 198 3,340 153,519 162,215
Kentucky 631,510 367,305 19,675 3,002 75,547 19,265 134,675 1,390 10,651 202,139 212,731
Louisiana 584,674 335,839 24,396 4,018 86,613 25,459 98,323 1,242 8,784 200,447 202,715
Maine 214,901 142,332 6,092 933 21,095 5,159 36,220 204 2,865 77,589 77,774

Maryland 681,671 482,959 17,662 3,490 69,053 23,046 79,300 296 5,865 248,895 272,500
Massachusetts 943,250 664,804 22,854 4,519 87,963 23,323 128,541 492 10,753 347,231 381,734
Michigan 1,610,784 1,094,874 49,997 9,428 173,539 48,376 216,323 1,381 16,867 579,805 601,975
Minnesota 686,494 493,501 21,212 2,964 70,496 17,154 75,471 270 5,426 264,107 267,609
Mississippi 420,795 252,750 9,871 2,939 43,990 17,211 85,785 609 7,640 131,186 144,541

Missouri 898,446 604,709 24,531 4,162 94,507 26,111 133,504 735 10,188 319,087 338,126
Montana 139,868 96,939 4,782 721 15,444 3,713 17,004 118 1,147 54,283 50,975
Nebraska 250,608 178,230 8,325 1,088 28,096 6,312 26,387 120 2,051 97,009 102,182
Nevada 305,632 220,217 6,899 1,551 24,614 8,019 41,433 172 2,726 121,424 104,048
New Hampshire 194,723 139,018 4,456 821 16,149 4,769 26,959 103 2,448 73,214 72,580

New Jersey 1,337,563 988,348 29,125 6,795 122,705 34,659 143,410 735 11,788 501,662 556,148
New Mexico 243,286 161,261 8,648 1,443 25,089 7,881 36,014 314 2,636 90,400 85,309
New York 2,818,438 1,999,959 68,829 17,599 261,690 73,588 365,614 2,242 28,917 1,008,128 1,136,508
North Carolina 1,252,446 852,042 26,157 5,712 108,743 36,339 207,490 902 15,061 422,645 462,644
North Dakota 93,435 63,722 4,280 393 13,284 2,459 8,655 47 596 37,367 37,753

Ohio 1,718,391 1,159,500 64,252 8,615 220,281 47,491 202,432 1,339 14,481 645,383 670,392
Oklahoma 523,186 349,427 15,895 2,554 59,397 16,126 74,023 530 5,235 187,017 196,589
Oregon 541,729 388,839 16,315 2,541 53,312 12,329 64,089 418 3,887 207,358 204,989
Pennsylvania 2,174,631 1,525,786 64,924 9,810 249,893 53,595 250,175 1,623 18,825 805,072 882,650
Rhode Island 170,509 122,765 3,039 705 14,104 3,865 24,121 95 1,815 61,227 69,901

South Carolina 639,877 423,844 13,985 3,428 57,947 21,123 110,563 543 8,444 214,394 226,801
South Dakota 112,608 79,451 4,217 484 13,259 2,964 11,353 50 829 44,671 44,487
Tennessee 889,019 577,995 24,163 4,609 93,470 28,271 148,532 974 11,006 300,493 322,592
Texas 2,401,438 1,586,502 88,432 13,703 290,498 84,214 311,143 2,558 24,388 895,072 879,150
Utah 230,988 164,516 8,792 1,451 21,596 8,416 23,959 153 2,105 93,129 84,193

Vermont 95,312 67,016 2,557 516 9,149 2,358 12,659 66 991 35,606 35,725
Virginia 959,978 651,004 26,119 4,868 96,162 28,692 141,028 1,005 11,099 339,078 361,014
Washington 834,585 591,560 26,437 4,177 79,953 20,511 104,366 541 7,040 319,737 311,268
West Virginia 345,363 195,972 13,170 1,886 47,002 9,637 71,512 1,063 5,120 112,654 117,989
Wisconsin 853,219 616,986 23,752 4,200 86,524 21,228 93,287 396 6,846 324,764 334,366
Wyoming 70,609 50,193 2,202 299 7,218 1,951 8,148 52 547 28,054 25,339
Outlying areas
American Samoa 2630 947 53 118 305 371 712 10 112 597 486
Guam 6,550 3,949 309 156 672 524 821 12 108 2,474 1,808
Northern Mariana
Islands 939 494 33 53 105 147 96 1 9 324 184
Puerto Rico 404,580 209,571 16,727 4,289 44,730 16,072 102,720 1,647 8,823 123,523 115,776
Virgin Islands 11,552 8,164 322 175 836 523 1,390 16 127 4,160 3,836

Foreign countries 223,884 141,533 14,891 2,229 47,231 7,403 9,636 164 798 90,474 97,637

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.

File available from:


Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2004/
Arkansas

Table 4.
Number of beneficiaries with benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex
of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, December 2004

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, Arkansas c 553,533 314,941 25,543 5,307 57,778 23,860 97,531 2,520 26,053 148,720 206,270

Arkansas 4,305 2,450 220 45 600 155 665 15 155 1,225 1,735
Ashley 5,175 2,645 300 85 640 245 955 45 260 1,365 1,800
Baxter 13,860 9,540 575 65 1,105 280 1,815 50 430 4,615 5,310
Benton 30,685 20,095 1,640 200 2,485 920 4,090 65 1,190 9,605 12,180
Boone 8,935 5,140 410 60 865 305 1,680 35 440 2,455 3,240

Bradley 2,830 1,540 145 35 400 135 465 10 100 750 1,120
Calhoun 1,295 700 45 15 150 65 250 10 60 330 475
Carroll 5,920 3,780 260 45 500 180 910 15 230 1,725 2,220
Chicot 2,985 1,585 125 55 395 155 515 20 135 770 1,115
Clark 4,455 2,665 215 55 520 170 635 20 175 1,260 1,785

Clay 4,655 2,615 235 25 605 175 780 25 195 1,275 1,850
Cleburne 7,280 4,605 415 65 690 185 1,050 35 235 2,260 2,775
Cleveland 1,805 985 105 20 205 75 320 15 80 500 680
Columbia 5,660 3,040 295 65 735 270 965 35 255 1,475 2,215
Conway 5,045 2,785 210 50 475 165 1,050 30 280 1,285 1,845

Craighead 15,065 8,430 665 125 1,625 720 2,725 45 730 3,790 5,640
Crawford 11,395 5,745 515 100 1,000 465 2,675 60 835 2,780 3,575
Crittenden 8,330 4,035 280 115 1,030 690 1,645 35 500 1,810 2,825
Cross 3,745 1,980 205 50 495 180 680 25 130 960 1,395
Dallas 1,995 1,055 100 25 280 115 325 10 85 535 745

Desha 2,935 1,505 120 45 405 170 505 25 160 705 1,090
Drew 3,500 1,940 150 60 365 170 600 25 190 935 1,270
Faulkner 13,665 7,935 570 110 1,290 650 2,380 45 685 3,655 5,055
Franklin 4,130 2,190 180 35 455 145 875 25 225 1,090 1,410
Fulton 3,385 1,915 190 45 325 110 645 20 135 995 1,140

Garland 25,100 16,595 1,200 155 2,295 780 3,270 95 710 7,920 10,070
Grant 3,120 1,735 185 25 385 140 520 10 120 865 1,140
Greene 8,425 4,510 420 70 985 325 1,660 35 420 2,105 3,105
Hempstead 4,480 2,565 180 55 525 245 730 15 165 1,170 1,740
Hot Spring 6,870 3,820 370 50 800 270 1,235 30 295 1,880 2,525

Howard 2,960 1,690 145 25 350 165 470 10 105 805 1,160
Independence 8,015 4,420 370 60 810 250 1,625 50 430 2,065 2,940
Izard 4,135 2,450 185 25 390 120 755 25 185 1,200 1,460
Jackson 4,185 2,240 185 35 530 185 795 30 185 1,095 1,565
Jefferson 14,740 7,730 610 220 1,675 920 2,650 90 845 3,450 5,570

Johnson 5,150 2,745 265 45 555 210 1,040 30 260 1,355 1,825
Lafayette 1,985 1,045 90 25 270 85 355 15 100 530 735
Lawrence 4,520 2,430 240 45 555 180 855 15 200 1,220 1,660
Lee 2,350 1,150 130 30 335 170 400 15 120 575 865
Lincoln 2,330 1,245 125 20 285 120 405 20 110 615 880

Little River 2,990 1,680 175 20 365 100 510 20 120 800 1,115
Logan 5,500 2,905 295 55 600 210 1,090 30 315 1,465 1,925
Lonoke 9,185 4,990 435 85 990 470 1,690 45 480 2,375 3,250
Madison 3,310 1,805 160 40 320 135 655 10 185 890 1,120
Marion 4,740 2,835 210 30 345 110 925 25 260 1,395 1,560

Miller 7,540 4,110 340 85 920 325 1,315 65 380 1,855 2,885
Mississippi 9,615 4,875 360 105 1,085 610 1,950 45 585 2,240 3,365
Monroe 2,305 1,255 120 30 330 120 345 10 95 615 905
Montgomery 2,410 1,480 140 30 245 80 355 15 65 735 915
Nevada 2,220 1,195 95 30 290 105 385 15 105 560 845

Newton 2,290 1,090 130 35 245 80 540 10 160 570 695


Ouachita 6,565 3,515 275 75 830 260 1,280 40 290 1,655 2,540
Perry 2,400 1,295 115 25 230 115 490 10 120 660 785
Phillips 5,400 2,685 230 140 745 440 820 35 305 1,310 1,945
Pike 2,620 1,520 145 30 305 100 395 20 105 745 1,010

Poinsett 5,820 2,930 290 40 745 270 1,235 30 280 1,440 2,030
Polk 5,125 3,055 280 40 550 195 795 30 180 1,525 1,875
Pope 11,395 6,095 495 105 1,130 480 2,380 70 640 2,845 3,970
Prairie 2,170 1,175 130 15 290 85 390 15 70 620 830
Pulaski 61,365 35,280 2,245 785 5,765 3,570 10,675 140 2,905 15,270 24,130

Randolph 4,680 2,595 230 20 510 190 885 20 230 1,245 1,730
St. Francis 5,100 2,645 180 75 635 345 935 20 265 1,265 1,775
Saline 16,755 10,330 790 90 1,525 625 2,745 60 590 4,900 6,190
Scott 2,810 1,425 160 35 300 85 590 25 190 725 935
Searcy 2,430 1,295 120 25 275 60 495 20 140 675 830

Sebastian 22,070 12,100 1,020 165 2,240 845 4,365 80 1,255 5,520 8,280
Sevier 2,865 1,595 165 20 375 140 445 10 115 790 1,105
Sharp 5,970 3,570 255 40 560 180 1,040 35 290 1,755 2,100
Stone 3,510 1,985 170 15 335 110 695 25 175 1,005 1,185
Union 10,425 5,460 485 105 1,265 505 1,950 65 590 2,585 3,940

Van Buren 5,090 3,125 275 50 465 125 795 40 215 1,555 1,895
Washington 24,590 14,250 1,080 185 2,290 945 4,555 65 1,220 6,530 9,170
White 14,075 8,020 775 135 1,525 490 2,405 105 620 3,885 5,310
Woodruff 1,970 995 80 15 270 110 385 20 95 485 740
Yell 4,815 2,505 225 50 495 185 1,060 25 270 1,225 1,660

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. Includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

File available from:


Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2004/
Arkansas

Table 5.
Amount of benefits in current-payment status, by county, type of benefit, and sex of beneficiaries aged 65
or older, December 2004 (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, Arkansas c 443,777 279,916 11,434 2,359 46,322 13,697 82,991 537 6,522 149,157 155,046

Arkansas 3,498 2,180 102 20 511 91 553 3 38 1,233 1,337


Ashley 4,345 2,493 145 38 539 149 899 12 70 1,480 1,374
Baxter 11,924 8,736 266 31 962 169 1,637 12 111 4,779 4,095
Benton 26,210 18,670 789 99 2,183 566 3,592 16 296 10,239 9,379
Boone 7,006 4,406 174 29 699 181 1,401 5 110 2,361 2,350

Bradley 2,246 1,354 65 14 308 81 396 2 26 737 832


Calhoun 1,022 606 20 9 114 39 218 2 16 320 348
Carroll 4,706 3,234 118 22 406 105 761 4 55 1,682 1,604
Chicot 2,162 1,302 50 18 271 72 409 4 36 711 770
Clark 3,587 2,341 96 26 421 97 553 5 48 1,250 1,329

Clay 3,470 2,116 92 12 441 100 655 5 49 1,140 1,272


Cleburne 5,861 3,993 184 33 553 113 918 7 59 2,228 1,976
Cleveland 1,416 843 43 9 150 46 298 2 25 484 469
Columbia 4,633 2,797 133 31 600 154 838 9 72 1,542 1,695
Conway 3,911 2,368 92 22 363 96 892 5 72 1,240 1,331

Craighead 12,160 7,608 311 58 1,299 418 2,280 8 178 3,875 4,355
Crawford 8,749 4,983 218 45 791 269 2,234 13 197 2,701 2,598
Crittenden 6,339 3,584 125 43 779 358 1,327 8 115 1,830 2,133
Cross 2,930 1,712 92 22 383 99 581 5 35 940 1,008
Dallas 1,564 926 42 11 213 59 286 3 24 520 541

Desha 2,158 1,269 51 17 293 91 401 4 32 675 775


Drew 2,706 1,674 62 22 286 96 515 4 47 900 938
Faulkner 11,255 7,170 258 55 1,058 413 2,111 12 177 3,757 3,871
Franklin 3,174 1,856 74 16 340 88 735 5 61 1,024 1,004
Fulton 2,526 1,564 72 20 237 62 535 4 32 902 757

Garland 21,475 15,353 583 69 2,009 453 2,809 22 177 8,333 7,884
Grant 2,554 1,562 82 11 311 81 469 2 34 888 838
Greene 6,443 3,849 176 31 731 184 1,363 6 102 2,017 2,200
Hempstead 3,520 2,196 77 23 420 137 621 4 43 1,129 1,289
Hot Spring 5,594 3,413 167 24 654 147 1,102 7 81 1,885 1,903

Howard 2,324 1,451 64 11 270 89 406 2 30 769 843


Independence 6,145 3,702 152 25 605 145 1,391 12 114 1,944 2,076
Izard 3,208 2,073 78 12 286 68 645 4 42 1,146 1,014
Jackson 3,207 1,916 77 16 390 100 662 6 39 1,046 1,131
Jefferson 11,352 6,789 273 90 1,262 496 2,227 18 197 3,445 4,121

Johnson 3,878 2,299 105 22 425 120 843 7 59 1,251 1,286


Lafayette 1,494 869 36 12 205 42 301 3 26 494 515
Lawrence 3,277 1,945 94 15 383 99 686 3 52 1,088 1,103
Lee 1,567 874 47 11 208 84 313 4 26 483 536
Lincoln 1,730 1,032 51 6 199 66 347 3 25 562 595

Little River 2,431 1,482 79 9 288 62 470 4 37 796 803


Logan 4,079 2,384 117 24 454 123 897 5 75 1,337 1,324
Lonoke 7,340 4,396 195 39 811 284 1,473 10 132 2,342 2,444
Madison 2,391 1,417 61 17 230 77 541 2 46 769 732
Marion 3,756 2,489 89 14 261 65 773 7 59 1,352 1,126

Miller 6,007 3,584 146 37 741 205 1,180 15 100 1,826 2,172
Mississippi 7,129 4,119 155 42 792 322 1,566 8 124 2,138 2,442
Monroe 1,679 1,021 49 12 234 63 277 1 21 549 624
Montgomery 1,813 1,192 56 13 180 41 312 3 15 667 615
Nevada 1,641 970 39 11 213 60 317 4 28 498 587

Newton 1,585 847 48 11 164 44 433 1 37 475 446


Ouachita 5,345 3,192 129 34 645 151 1,104 10 80 1,664 1,972
Perry 1,830 1,091 47 8 171 67 410 2 33 622 552
Phillips 3,774 2,230 95 43 499 214 627 6 60 1,190 1,358
Pike 2,006 1,269 54 13 242 58 342 4 24 701 712

Poinsett 4,365 2,491 126 15 532 142 987 6 66 1,365 1,440


Polk 3,948 2,547 116 18 420 103 690 8 46 1,410 1,312
Pope 8,927 5,324 213 49 897 290 1,968 15 171 2,815 2,926
Prairie 1,693 1,011 57 7 225 45 327 4 17 598 582
Pulaski 52,093 33,521 1,132 373 5,075 2,051 9,154 30 757 16,567 19,982

Randolph 3,526 2,138 92 11 382 106 741 5 52 1,146 1,207


St. Francis 3,770 2,214 73 29 446 164 774 5 66 1,166 1,266
Saline 14,971 10,020 394 49 1,366 381 2,581 13 167 5,455 4,961
Scott 2,005 1,137 61 14 225 49 476 4 39 641 631
Searcy 1,643 952 43 10 176 28 398 3 32 543 503

Sebastian 18,206 11,181 480 82 1,961 505 3,670 16 311 5,764 6,610
Sevier 2,219 1,357 72 11 294 85 373 2 25 759 784
Sharp 4,672 3,034 103 18 441 103 901 6 66 1,688 1,483
Stone 2,519 1,563 62 5 230 58 554 7 39 877 778
Union 8,782 5,179 240 45 1,100 305 1,728 16 168 2,806 3,168

Van Buren 3,973 2,662 111 22 360 69 696 8 47 1,469 1,353


Washington 20,197 12,956 506 87 1,945 597 3,783 14 309 6,783 7,109
White 11,169 7,000 338 60 1,214 290 2,088 21 157 3,818 3,902
Woodruff 1,398 787 32 6 189 60 296 4 24 421 509
Yell 3,559 2,044 86 22 360 108 869 5 66 1,106 1,153

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. Includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.

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Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2004/