Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2005

 

Beneficiaries in Current-Payment Status

Disabled Workers

Table 19. Percentage distribution, by sex and age, December 1960–2005, selected years
Year Number
(thousands)
Percentage distribution Average
age
Total,
all ages
Under 30 30–34 35–39 a 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59 60–FRA
All disabled workers b
1996 4,400 100.0 3.6 5.6 9.0 11.6 13.8 15.5 18.6 22.4 50.0
1997 4,508 100.0 3.2 5.1 8.6 11.6 13.7 16.1 19.2 22.4 50.3
1998 4,699 100.0 3.0 4.8 8.3 11.6 13.8 16.5 19.7 22.4 50.5
1999 4,879 100.0 2.8 4.4 8.0 11.5 14.0 17.0 20.0 22.3 50.6
2000 5,042 100.0 2.7 4.1 7.6 11.4 14.1 17.6 20.3 22.3 50.8
2001 5,268 100.0 2.8 4.0 7.2 11.1 14.1 17.7 20.7 22.4 50.9
2002 5,540 100.0 3.0 3.8 6.7 10.8 14.1 17.5 21.3 22.7 51.0
2003 5,869 100.0 3.1 3.7 6.3 10.4 14.0 17.3 21.5 23.7 51.3
2004 6,197 100.0 3.1 3.6 5.9 10.0 13.8 17.2 21.8 24.5 51.5
2005 6,519 100.0 3.1 3.4 5.7 9.5 13.6 17.2 22.3 25.2 51.8
Men
1960 356 100.0 0.5 a 3.3 3.0 4.9 16.6 26.7 44.9 57.3
1965 734 100.0 1.0 a 7.5 7.6 10.4 15.4 24.7 33.3 54.4
1970 1,069 100.0 3.3 a 6.8 6.9 10.9 15.2 23.2 33.7 53.9
1975 1,711 100.0 4.6 a 7.5 6.2 9.7 15.8 23.2 33.0 53.5
1980 1,928 100.0 4.1 a 9.6 6.0 8.9 14.3 24.0 33.1 52.9
1981 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1982 1,746 100.0 4.0 a 9.7 5.8 7.8 13.6 23.6 35.5 53.2
1983 1,731 100.0 4.2 a 10.4 6.3 8.0 13.0 23.1 35.0 52.9
1984 1,748 100.0 4.4 a 11.3 6.8 8.3 12.8 22.2 34.2 52.5
1985 1,785 100.0 4.6 a 12.3 7.3 8.6 12.9 21.4 32.9 51.9
1986 1,827 100.0 4.9 a 13.3 7.9 8.9 12.7 20.7 31.5 51.4
1987 1,857 100.0 4.8 a 13.8 8.5 9.4 12.5 20.1 30.8 51.1
1988 1,869 100.0 4.7 a 14.3 9.0 9.8 12.7 19.6 29.9 50.9
1989 1,906 100.0 4.5 a 14.7 9.6 10.3 12.7 19.4 28.8 50.7
1990 1,965 100.0 4.5 a 15.2 10.3 10.7 12.7 19.1 27.5 50.4
1991 2,066 100.0 4.5 a 15.6 10.7 11.2 13.0 18.6 26.4 50.1
1992 2,221 100.0 4.6 a 16.0 11.0 12.0 13.4 18.0 25.0 49.9
1993 2,358 100.0 4.6 a 16.2 11.2 12.3 13.9 17.9 23.9 49.6
1994 2,476 100.0 4.3 a 16.1 11.4 12.8 14.2 17.8 23.4 49.6
1995 2,573 100.0 4.0 a 15.5 11.5 13.4 14.5 18.0 23.2 49.7
1996 2,653 100.0 3.7 5.7 9.2 11.6 13.7 15.0 18.3 22.9 50.0
1997 2,667 100.0 3.3 5.2 8.7 11.6 13.6 15.6 18.9 23.0 50.3
1998 2,737 100.0 3.1 4.8 8.4 11.6 13.7 16.1 19.3 23.0 50.5
1999 2,801 100.0 2.8 4.5 8.1 11.6 13.8 16.7 19.7 22.9 50.7
2000 2,856 100.0 2.8 4.2 7.6 11.4 13.9 17.3 20.0 22.8 50.8
2001 2,948 100.0 2.9 4.0 7.2 11.2 14.0 17.5 20.5 23.0 51.0
2002 3,067 100.0 3.1 3.8 6.7 10.8 14.0 17.3 21.1 23.2 51.1
2003 3,221 100.0 3.2 3.6 6.3 10.4 13.9 17.1 21.4 24.1 51.3
2004 3,373 100.0 3.2 3.4 5.8 10.0 13.7 17.0 21.9 25.0 51.6
2005 3,517 100.0 3.2 3.3 5.5 9.4 13.5 17.0 22.4 25.7 51.9
Women
1960 99 100.0 0.3 a 3.2 3.2 5.3 19.4 31.4 37.2 56.7
1965 254 100.0 0.6 a 5.4 6.3 9.8 16.2 27.3 34.3 55.2
1970 424 100.0 1.9 a 5.1 5.6 10.1 15.9 26.0 35.3 55.0
1975 778 100.0 3.3 a 6.1 5.3 9.0 16.3 25.5 34.5 54.4
1980 931 100.0 3.4 a 8.2 5.3 8.2 14.4 25.4 35.0 53.7
1981 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1982 858 100.0 3.3 a 8.5 5.1 7.2 13.7 25.2 37.0 53.9
1983 838 100.0 3.5 a 9.3 5.7 7.5 12.9 24.3 36.8 53.6
1984 849 100.0 3.7 a 10.2 6.3 7.8 12.8 23.2 36.0 53.2
1985 872 100.0 3.8 a 11.2 6.9 8.3 12.9 22.3 34.6 52.6
1986 902 100.0 4.1 a 12.1 7.6 8.8 12.9 21.6 32.9 52.0
1987 929 100.0 4.2 a 12.7 8.2 9.4 12.9 20.9 31.7 51.7
1988 952 100.0 4.0 a 13.1 8.7 9.9 13.2 20.6 30.5 51.4
1989 989 100.0 4.0 a 13.5 9.2 10.6 13.4 20.1 29.2 51.1
1990 1,046 100.0 3.9 a 14.0 9.8 11.1 13.4 19.9 27.9 50.8
1991 1,133 100.0 4.0 a 14.3 10.3 11.6 13.8 19.4 26.5 50.5
1992 1,252 100.0 4.3 a 14.6 10.7 12.2 14.3 18.8 25.0 50.1
1993 1,371 100.0 4.3 a 14.9 11.0 12.6 14.8 18.9 23.5 49.9
1994 1,491 100.0 4.1 a 14.8 11.2 13.1 15.3 18.7 22.8 49.9
1995 1,614 100.0 3.8 a 14.5 11.5 13.6 15.7 18.8 22.2 49.9
1996 1,747 100.0 3.5 5.4 8.7 11.6 13.9 16.2 19.1 21.7 50.1
1997 1,842 100.0 3.1 5.0 8.4 11.6 13.9 16.7 19.6 21.5 50.3
1998 1,961 100.0 2.9 4.7 8.2 11.5 14.0 17.0 20.1 21.5 50.5
1999 2,078 100.0 2.7 4.3 7.9 11.5 14.2 17.5 20.5 21.4 50.6
2000 2,186 100.0 2.7 4.1 7.5 11.3 14.3 17.9 20.7 21.6 50.8
2001 2,320 100.0 2.8 4.0 7.1 11.1 14.3 18.0 21.1 21.7 50.9
2002 2,472 100.0 2.9 3.9 6.8 10.8 14.3 17.7 21.5 22.1 51.0
2003 2,647 100.0 3.0 3.8 6.4 10.5 14.2 17.6 21.6 23.0 51.2
2004 2,824 100.0 3.0 3.7 6.0 10.2 14.0 17.5 21.8 23.8 51.4
2005 3,002 100.0 2.9 3.5 5.8 9.7 13.7 17.6 22.2 24.5 51.7
SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin, Table 5.D4 from 1960 to 1995; data for 1988 and 1990 to 1995 are based on a 10 percent sample file from the Master Beneficiary Record; Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age; -- = not available.
a. Ages 30–34 were grouped with ages 35–39 before 1996.
b. Combined data for men and women are not available before 1996.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 20. Number, average primary insurance amount, and average monthly benefit, by age and sex, December 2005
Age Total Men Women
Number Average
PIA
(dollars)
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
Number Average
PIA
(dollars)
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
Number Average
PIA
(dollars)
Average
monthly
benefit
(dollars)
All disabled workers 6,519,001 943.30 938.00 3,517,269 1,060.40 1,051.20 3,001,732 806.10 805.30
Under 25 54,623 489.30 504.30 32,009 499.30 512.60 22,614 475.20 492.50
25–29 146,385 607.70 614.60 80,573 620.70 625.60 65,812 591.70 601.30
30–34 221,138 692.40 694.40 115,271 712.00 710.00 105,867 671.00 677.40
35–39 368,579 763.30 762.20 194,960 790.00 783.80 173,619 733.20 738.00
40–44 622,211 823.60 819.20 330,915 866.90 857.50 291,296 774.40 775.80
45–49 886,513 890.90 883.90 474,249 962.60 950.40 412,264 808.50 807.40
50–54 1,123,773 962.30 954.40 596,710 1,070.90 1,058.40 527,063 839.40 836.60
55–59 1,455,621 1,027.40 1,020.30 788,317 1,177.50 1,167.10 667,304 850.00 846.80
60–64 1,506,574 1,049.90 1,044.80 829,479 1,236.00 1,228.20 677,095 821.80 820.10
65–FRA 133,584 1,036.40 1,031.40 74,786 1,226.80 1,218.60 58,798 794.20 793.20
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTES: The average monthly benefit includes secondary benefit amounts for some beneficiaries who are dually entitled. This results in the average monthly benefit being larger than the average PIA for some age groups.
PIA = primary insurance amount; FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 21. Distribution, by diagnostic group, December 1996–2005
Year Total Congenital
anomalies
Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
metabolic
diseases
Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases a
Injuries Mental disorders Neoplasms Diseases of the— Other Unknown b
Total Retardation Other Blood and
blood-
forming
organs
Circulatory
system
Digestive
system
Genitourinary
system
Musculoskeletal
system and
connective
tissue
Nervous
system
and sense
organs
Respiratory
system
Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue
Number
1996 4,399,932 9,023 197,272 87,066 213,772 1,356,310 228,131 1,128,179 124,018 10,539 517,503 54,585 65,425 906,882 404,618 152,217 10,818 85,115 204,769
1997 4,508,406 8,813 215,186 90,175 217,882 1,381,178 235,130 1,146,048 122,775 10,926 522,047 57,383 69,300 962,915 420,755 155,028 11,267 95,708 167,068
1998 4,698,560 8,719 233,724 93,776 224,388 1,459,118 243,745 1,215,373 127,174 11,349 526,573 61,541 74,888 1,024,053 441,016 159,869 11,826 110,377 130,169
1999 4,879,454 8,546 251,998 96,132 228,800 1,532,155 249,871 1,282,284 131,492 11,687 528,627 65,887 79,524 1,086,432 460,133 162,863 12,151 117,326 105,701
2000 5,042,333 8,540 244,456 97,919 231,066 1,618,758 257,601 1,361,157 136,404 12,070 532,998 69,735 84,687 1,152,231 479,246 166,054 12,351 113,167 82,651
2001 5,268,039 8,752 239,614 100,442 240,948 1,731,886 273,849 1,458,037 142,795 12,847 543,516 74,680 88,949 1,231,184 505,162 170,383 12,787 113,558 50,536
2002 5,539,597 9,226 237,020 102,589 248,544 1,845,138 286,210 1,558,928 150,138 13,708 558,736 80,396 93,645 1,324,762 533,774 176,941 13,429 9,447 142,104
2003 5,868,541 9,750 242,517 106,767 260,572 1,961,090 298,500 1,662,590 160,986 14,711 579,778 87,721 98,491 1,430,357 565,244 185,834 14,133 10,705 139,885
2004 6,197,385 10,392 247,559 110,178 271,626 2,075,867 310,240 1,765,627 172,844 15,596 600,144 94,566 103,427 1,540,566 596,369 194,592 14,963 12,038 136,658
2005 6,519,001 11,001 252,933 111,927 281,828 2,183,182 320,564 1,862,618 185,049 16,270 620,852 100,934 108,701 1,656,997 623,948 202,821 15,662 13,225 133,671
Percent
1996 100.0 0.2 4.5 2.0 4.9 30.8 5.2 25.6 2.8 0.2 11.8 1.2 1.5 20.6 9.2 3.5 0.2 1.9 4.7
1997 100.0 0.2 4.8 2.0 4.8 30.6 5.2 25.4 2.7 0.2 11.6 1.3 1.5 21.4 9.3 3.4 0.2 2.1 3.7
1998 100.0 0.2 5.0 2.0 4.8 31.1 5.2 25.9 2.7 0.2 11.2 1.3 1.6 21.8 9.4 3.4 0.3 2.3 2.8
1999 100.0 0.2 5.2 2.0 4.7 31.4 5.1 26.3 2.7 0.2 10.8 1.4 1.6 22.3 9.4 3.3 0.2 2.4 2.2
2000 100.0 0.2 4.8 1.9 4.6 32.1 5.1 27.0 2.7 0.2 10.6 1.4 1.7 22.9 9.5 3.3 0.2 2.2 1.6
2001 100.0 0.2 4.5 1.9 4.6 32.9 5.2 27.7 2.7 0.2 10.3 1.4 1.7 23.4 9.6 3.2 0.2 2.2 1.0
2002 100.0 0.2 4.3 1.9 4.5 33.3 5.2 28.1 2.7 0.2 10.1 1.5 1.7 23.9 9.6 3.2 0.2 0.2 2.6
2003 100.0 0.2 4.1 1.8 4.4 33.4 5.1 28.3 2.7 0.3 9.9 1.5 1.7 24.4 9.6 3.2 0.2 0.2 2.4
2004 100.0 0.2 4.0 1.8 4.4 33.5 5.0 28.5 2.8 0.3 9.7 1.5 1.7 24.9 9.6 3.1 0.2 0.2 2.2
2005 100.0 0.2 3.9 1.7 4.3 33.5 4.9 28.6 2.8 0.2 9.5 1.5 1.7 25.4 9.6 3.1 0.2 0.2 2.1
SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002 data, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 22. Distribution of workers under age 50, by diagnostic group, December 1996–2005
Year Total Congenital
anomalies
Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
metabolic
diseases
Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases a
Injuries Mental disorders Neoplasms Diseases of the— Other Unknown b
Total Retardation Other Blood and
blood-
forming
organs
Circulatory
system
Digestive
system
Genitourinary
system
Musculoskeletal
system and
connective
tissue
Nervous
system
and sense
organs
Respiratory
system
Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue
Number
1996 1,917,424 4,782 76,546 63,819 110,910 865,928 164,041 701,887 41,232 6,711 86,607 24,535 36,214 265,043 202,169 24,862 4,926 37,745 65,395
1997 1,908,103 4,570 80,950 65,212 110,461 852,279 167,052 685,227 39,783 6,809 85,953 25,428 37,896 271,682 204,222 24,750 5,140 43,124 49,844
1998 1,949,052 4,503 85,500 66,208 111,266 874,231 170,694 703,537 40,638 6,991 84,674 27,219 39,949 284,291 208,607 25,822 5,314 50,140 33,699
1999 1,986,422 4,494 89,365 66,245 111,502 891,469 172,232 719,237 41,799 7,103 83,736 29,109 41,571 297,185 211,731 26,226 5,467 51,848 27,572
2000 2,012,615 4,619 80,869 65,695 110,125 912,048 174,759 737,289 42,656 7,245 84,362 30,357 43,333 309,327 215,744 26,718 5,785 53,437 20,595
2001 2,066,094 4,883 74,292 65,047 112,969 961,757 183,934 777,823 44,537 7,646 85,819 31,789 44,628 322,713 221,321 27,472 5,613 44,428 11,180
2002 2,132,996 5,290 69,229 64,075 113,785 1,005,189 190,646 814,543 45,994 8,072 87,860 33,120 45,957 340,244 228,658 28,441 5,843 4,060 47,179
2003 2,204,785 5,696 68,422 64,376 115,634 1,043,928 196,420 847,508 48,126 8,513 90,085 34,722 47,143 355,306 235,860 29,996 5,966 4,496 46,516
2004 2,259,463 6,157 66,669 63,593 116,155 1,077,329 201,594 875,735 49,957 8,855 91,227 35,859 48,231 367,251 242,252 30,883 6,231 4,951 43,863
2005 2,299,449 6,488 64,972 61,362 115,958 1,103,111 204,911 898,200 51,549 8,999 92,683 36,121 49,339 378,930 246,069 31,531 6,349 5,276 40,712
Percent
1996 100.0 0.2 4.0 3.3 5.8 45.2 8.6 36.6 2.2 0.4 4.5 1.3 1.9 13.8 10.5 1.3 0.3 2.0 3.4
1997 100.0 0.2 4.2 3.4 5.8 44.7 8.8 35.9 2.1 0.4 4.5 1.3 2.0 14.2 10.7 1.3 0.3 2.3 2.6
1998 100.0 0.2 4.4 3.4 5.7 44.9 8.8 36.1 2.1 0.4 4.3 1.4 2.0 14.6 10.7 1.3 0.3 2.6 1.7
1999 100.0 0.2 4.5 3.3 5.6 44.9 8.7 36.2 2.1 0.4 4.2 1.5 2.1 15.0 10.7 1.3 0.3 2.6 1.4
2000 100.0 0.2 4.0 3.3 5.5 45.3 8.7 36.6 2.1 0.4 4.2 1.5 2.2 15.4 10.7 1.3 0.3 2.7 1.0
2001 100.0 0.2 3.6 3.1 5.5 46.5 8.9 37.6 2.2 0.4 4.2 1.5 2.2 15.6 10.7 1.3 0.3 2.2 0.5
2002 100.0 0.2 3.2 3.0 5.3 47.1 8.9 38.2 2.2 0.4 4.1 1.6 2.2 16.0 10.7 1.3 0.3 0.2 2.2
2003 100.0 0.3 3.1 2.9 5.2 47.3 8.9 38.4 2.2 0.4 4.1 1.6 2.1 16.1 10.7 1.4 0.3 0.2 2.1
2004 100.0 0.3 3.0 2.8 5.1 47.7 8.9 38.8 2.2 0.4 4.0 1.6 2.1 16.3 10.7 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.9
2005 100.0 0.3 2.8 2.7 5.0 48.0 8.9 39.1 2.2 0.4 4.0 1.6 2.1 16.5 10.7 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.8
SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002 data, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 23. Distribution of workers aged 50 or older, by diagnostic group, December 1996–2005
Year Total Congenital
anomalies
Endocrine,
nutritional,
and
metabolic
diseases
Infectious
and
parasitic
diseases a
Injuries Mental disorders Neoplasms Diseases of the— Other Unknown b
Total Retardation Other Blood and
blood-
forming
organs
Circulatory
system
Digestive
system
Genitourinary
system
Musculoskeletal
system and
connective
tissue
Nervous
system
and sense
organs
Respiratory
system
Skin and
subcutaneous
tissue
Number
1996 2,482,508 4,241 120,726 23,247 102,862 490,382 64,090 426,292 82,786 3,828 430,896 30,050 29,211 641,839 202,449 127,355 5,892 47,370 139,374
1997 2,600,303 4,243 134,236 24,963 107,421 528,899 68,078 460,821 82,992 4,117 436,094 31,955 31,404 691,233 216,533 130,278 6,127 52,584 117,224
1998 2,749,508 4,216 148,224 27,568 113,122 584,887 73,051 511,836 86,536 4,358 441,899 34,322 34,939 739,762 232,409 134,047 6,512 60,237 96,470
1999 2,893,032 4,052 162,633 29,887 117,298 640,686 77,639 563,047 89,693 4,584 444,891 36,778 37,953 789,247 248,402 136,637 6,684 65,478 78,129
2000 3,029,718 3,921 163,587 32,224 120,941 697,278 82,842 614,436 93,748 4,825 448,636 39,378 41,354 842,904 263,502 139,336 6,866 69,162 62,056
2001 3,201,945 3,869 165,322 35,395 127,979 770,129 89,915 680,214 98,258 5,201 457,697 42,891 44,321 908,471 283,841 142,911 7,174 69,130 39,356
2002 3,406,601 3,936 167,791 38,514 134,759 839,949 95,564 744,385 104,144 5,636 470,876 47,276 47,688 984,518 305,116 148,500 7,586 5,387 94,925
2003 3,663,756 4,054 174,095 42,391 144,938 917,162 102,080 815,082 112,860 6,198 489,693 52,999 51,348 1,075,051 329,384 155,838 8,167 6,209 93,369
2004 3,937,922 4,235 180,890 46,585 155,471 998,538 108,646 889,892 122,887 6,741 508,917 58,707 55,196 1,173,315 354,117 163,709 8,732 7,087 92,795
2005 4,219,552 4,513 187,961 50,565 165,870 1,080,071 115,653 964,418 133,500 7,271 528,169 64,813 59,362 1,278,067 377,879 171,290 9,313 7,949 92,959
Percent
1996 100.0 0.2 4.9 0.9 4.1 19.8 2.6 17.2 3.3 0.2 17.4 1.2 1.2 25.9 8.2 5.1 0.2 1.9 5.6
1997 100.0 0.2 5.2 1.0 4.1 20.3 2.6 17.7 3.2 0.2 16.8 1.2 1.2 26.6 8.3 5.0 0.2 2.0 4.5
1998 100.0 0.2 5.4 1.0 4.1 21.3 2.7 18.6 3.1 0.2 16.1 1.2 1.3 26.9 8.5 4.9 0.2 2.2 3.5
1999 100.0 0.1 5.6 1.0 4.1 22.2 2.7 19.5 3.1 0.2 15.4 1.3 1.3 27.3 8.6 4.7 0.2 2.3 2.7
2000 100.0 0.1 5.4 1.1 4.0 23.0 2.7 20.3 3.1 0.2 14.8 1.3 1.4 27.8 8.7 4.6 0.2 2.3 2.0
2001 100.0 0.1 5.2 1.1 4.0 24.0 2.8 21.2 3.1 0.2 14.3 1.3 1.4 28.4 8.9 4.5 0.2 2.2 1.2
2002 100.0 0.1 4.9 1.1 4.0 24.7 2.8 21.9 3.1 0.2 13.8 1.4 1.4 28.9 9.0 4.4 0.2 0.2 2.8
2003 100.0 0.1 4.8 1.2 4.0 25.0 2.8 22.2 3.1 0.2 13.4 1.4 1.4 29.3 9.0 4.3 0.2 0.2 2.5
2004 100.0 0.1 4.6 1.2 3.9 25.4 2.8 22.6 3.1 0.2 12.9 1.5 1.4 29.8 9.0 4.2 0.2 0.2 2.4
2005 100.0 0.1 4.5 1.2 3.9 25.6 2.7 22.9 3.2 0.2 12.5 1.5 1.4 30.3 9.0 4.1 0.2 0.2 2.2
SOURCES: Social Security Administration, Social Security Disability Insurance Beneficiaries, 100 percent data, from 1996 to 2000; beginning with 2001, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. AIDS and HIV records are counted in "Infectious and parasitic diseases." Before 1990, they were included in "Other."
b. Beginning with 2002, several ill-defined impairment codes were reclassified and added to "Unknown."
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Table 24. Distribution, by diagnostic group and age, December 2005
Diagnostic group Total Under 30 30–39 40–49 50–59 60–FRA
Number
Total 6,519,001 201,008 589,717 1,508,724 2,579,394 1,640,158
Congenital anomalies 11,001 1,597 2,240 2,651 2,897 1,616
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases 252,933 2,913 14,200 47,859 112,637 75,324
Infectious and parasitic diseases 111,927 1,689 15,465 44,208 37,791 12,774
Injuries 281,828 11,077 31,400 73,481 103,651 62,219
Mental disorders
Retardation 320,564 37,613 68,542 98,756 86,319 29,334
Other 1,862,618 94,002 250,608 553,590 694,105 270,313
Neoplasms 185,049 4,428 11,784 35,337 77,293 56,207
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs 16,270 2,044 2,885 4,070 4,798 2,473
Circulatory system 620,852 3,421 16,344 72,918 262,792 265,377
Digestive system 100,934 1,953 7,638 26,530 44,920 19,893
Genitourinary system 108,701 4,603 15,432 29,304 40,067 19,295
Musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 1,656,997 8,317 67,902 302,711 720,091 557,976
Nervous system and sense organs 623,948 22,759 67,710 155,600 240,026 137,853
Respiratory system 202,821 1,294 5,610 24,627 83,185 88,105
Skin and subcutaneous tissue 15,662 467 1,620 4,262 6,104 3,209
Other 13,225 490 1,312 3,474 5,197 2,752
Unknown 133,671 2,341 9,025 29,346 57,521 35,438
Percent
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Congenital anomalies 0.2 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases 3.9 1.4 2.4 3.2 4.4 4.6
Infectious and parasitic diseases 1.7 0.8 2.6 2.9 1.5 0.8
Injuries 4.3 5.5 5.3 4.9 4.0 3.8
Mental disorders
Retardation 4.9 18.7 11.6 6.5 3.3 1.8
Other 28.6 46.8 42.5 36.7 26.9 16.5
Neoplasms 2.8 2.2 2.0 2.3 3.0 3.4
Diseases of the—
Blood and blood-forming organs 0.2 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2
Circulatory system 9.5 1.7 2.8 4.8 10.2 16.2
Digestive system 1.5 1.0 1.3 1.8 1.7 1.2
Genitourinary system 1.7 2.3 2.6 1.9 1.6 1.2
Musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 25.4 4.1 11.5 20.1 27.9 34.0
Nervous system and sense organs 9.6 11.3 11.5 10.3 9.3 8.4
Respiratory system 3.1 0.6 1.0 1.6 3.2 5.4
Skin and subcutaneous tissue 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Other 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Unknown 2.1 1.2 1.5 1.9 2.2 2.2
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 25. Distribution of workers with a secondary benefit (dual entitlement), by worker's smaller primary insurance amount and sex, December 2005
Primary insurance amount (dollars) Total Men Women
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
All disabled workers 218,194 100.0 50,312 100.0 167,882 100.0
Less than 300.00 30,289 13.9 10,456 20.8 19,833 11.8
300.00–399.90 29,037 13.3 10,331 20.5 18,706 11.1
400.00–499.90 25,345 11.6 7,721 15.3 17,624 10.5
500.00–599.90 42,168 19.3 10,617 21.1 31,551 18.8
600.00–699.90 34,562 15.8 5,576 11.1 28,986 17.3
700.00–799.90 22,360 10.2 2,424 4.8 19,936 11.9
800.00–899.90 13,917 6.4 1,209 2.4 12,708 7.6
900.00–999.90 8,530 3.9 742 1.5 7,788 4.6
1,000.00–1,099.90 5,172 2.4 425 0.8 4,747 2.8
1,100.00 or more 6,814 3.1 811 1.6 6,003 3.6
Average amount (dollars) 571.50 476.10 600.10
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.
Table 26. Distribution of workers with a secondary benefit (dual entitlement), by type of secondary benefit and sex, December 2005
Type of secondary benefit Total Men Women
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
All disabled workers a 218,194 100.0 50,312 100.0 167,882 100.0
Spouses 26,698 12.2 191 0.4 26,507 15.8
Widow(er)s 32,578 14.9 939 1.9 31,639 18.8
Disabled widow(er)s 81,079 37.2 2,779 5.5 78,300 46.6
Surviving mothers and fathers 2,003 0.9 92 0.2 1,911 1.1
Disabled adult children 75,834 34.8 46,311 92.0 29,523 17.6
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
a. Includes a few individuals who are receiving parent's benefits.
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Table 27. Number, by sex, state or other area, and age, December 2005
State or area Total Under 35 35–39 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59 60–FRA
All disabled workers
All areas 6,519,001 422,146 368,579 622,211 886,513 1,123,773 1,455,621 1,640,158
Alabama 169,574 9,712 9,386 15,874 23,556 30,422 39,134 41,490
Alaska 9,640 840 605 956 1,354 1,697 2,007 2,181
Arizona 122,207 8,548 7,106 11,499 16,464 21,022 27,191 30,377
Arkansas 104,081 6,229 5,456 9,457 13,788 17,898 23,783 27,470
California 551,529 33,299 30,760 52,480 75,469 96,716 124,340 138,465
Colorado 72,439 4,662 4,011 6,917 10,616 13,434 15,927 16,872
Connecticut 64,751 4,528 4,325 7,135 9,183 10,601 13,340 15,639
Delaware 20,676 1,288 1,229 2,180 2,995 3,677 4,432 4,875
District of Columbia 9,752 716 603 1,156 1,503 1,856 1,967 1,951
Florida 396,342 21,656 20,166 37,271 53,818 67,200 89,249 106,982
Georgia 196,010 10,761 10,193 18,225 26,226 34,044 45,504 51,057
Hawaii 18,522 1,101 988 1,787 2,519 3,244 4,229 4,654
Idaho 29,315 2,471 1,708 2,647 3,790 4,916 6,263 7,520
Illinois 221,848 17,298 13,292 21,509 30,596 37,491 47,351 54,311
Indiana 141,879 11,046 8,605 13,852 19,858 24,389 30,055 34,074
Iowa 59,475 5,177 3,658 5,738 8,100 10,035 12,447 14,320
Kansas 53,485 4,111 3,019 5,332 7,690 9,361 11,400 12,572
Kentucky 160,126 10,142 9,257 15,366 22,125 28,103 36,379 38,754
Louisiana 108,904 6,508 5,835 10,094 15,101 19,459 24,691 27,216
Maine 46,143 3,870 3,206 5,155 6,670 7,532 9,619 10,091
Maryland 90,603 6,265 5,416 9,745 12,759 15,734 19,261 21,423
Massachusetts 152,111 12,952 11,098 17,599 22,290 25,376 29,643 33,153
Michigan 239,212 17,318 13,591 21,521 32,424 42,415 53,572 58,371
Minnesota 89,819 9,053 5,622 9,263 12,614 14,812 17,934 20,521
Mississippi 106,630 6,307 6,067 9,925 14,798 19,213 24,069 26,251
Missouri 161,227 10,747 9,099 16,224 22,884 27,903 34,194 40,176
Montana 20,527 1,305 962 1,773 2,731 3,523 4,695 5,538
Nebraska 32,812 2,697 1,944 3,282 4,543 5,487 6,823 8,036
Nevada 45,182 2,518 2,409 3,921 5,778 7,352 10,469 12,735
New Hampshire 32,998 3,026 2,448 3,902 4,807 5,347 6,404 7,064
New Jersey 153,611 8,806 8,893 15,279 20,625 25,163 33,852 40,993
New Mexico 45,256 3,231 2,414 4,222 6,013 7,868 10,710 10,798
New York 403,614 22,357 23,198 40,388 54,218 68,091 90,748 104,614
North Carolina 249,640 13,514 13,135 22,684 32,808 42,699 58,650 66,150
North Dakota 10,994 920 570 1,036 1,517 1,849 2,309 2,793
Ohio 241,960 20,423 14,835 23,005 33,053 40,764 52,207 57,673
Oklahoma 90,867 5,732 4,671 8,079 11,998 15,488 20,826 24,073
Oregon 75,363 4,599 3,983 6,325 9,306 13,124 17,871 20,155
Pennsylvania 292,767 20,850 17,825 28,542 39,892 49,934 63,703 72,021
Rhode Island 28,843 2,075 1,812 2,912 3,997 4,982 6,237 6,828
South Carolina 130,973 6,466 6,777 11,463 17,029 23,115 30,974 35,149
South Dakota 14,421 1,199 759 1,341 1,995 2,435 3,081 3,611
Tennessee 181,756 10,327 10,399 17,411 24,515 31,627 41,220 46,257
Texas 383,330 25,057 20,838 36,162 52,433 66,629 85,973 96,238
Utah 29,737 3,022 1,831 2,878 4,043 4,834 6,086 7,043
Vermont 15,845 1,376 1,072 1,742 2,192 2,704 3,258 3,501
Virginia 165,829 10,322 9,476 16,003 22,604 28,776 37,547 41,101
Washington 123,137 8,566 7,118 11,442 16,312 21,014 28,004 30,681
West Virginia 79,483 3,947 3,916 6,443 10,099 14,289 20,105 20,684
Wisconsin 110,319 9,427 6,784 11,103 14,851 18,701 23,295 26,158
Wyoming 9,606 726 541 887 1,288 1,645 2,174 2,345
Outlying areas
American Samoa 1,085 a a 43 111 195 346 356
Guam 1,140 83 87 103 166 181 287 233
Northern Mariana Islands 184 a a 26 27 32 33 25
Puerto Rico 137,256 2,673 5,104 10,032 16,987 25,227 36,281 40,952
Virgin Islands 1,602 68 72 131 163 250 373 545
Foreign countries 12,564 205 354 744 1,222 1,898 3,099 5,042
Men
All areas 3,517,269 227,853 194,960 330,915 474,249 596,710 788,317 904,265
Alabama 89,859 5,191 4,787 8,262 12,400 15,759 20,686 22,774
Alaska 5,394 509 340 520 715 911 1,157 1,242
Arizona 64,498 4,504 3,680 5,920 8,398 10,796 14,685 16,515
Arkansas 56,893 3,351 2,898 5,086 7,409 9,752 13,135 15,262
California 296,988 18,615 17,008 28,810 40,778 51,010 66,096 74,671
Colorado 38,015 2,601 2,061 3,552 5,552 6,938 8,430 8,881
Connecticut 33,947 2,404 2,199 3,665 4,729 5,464 7,049 8,437
Delaware 10,240 657 585 1,037 1,472 1,779 2,178 2,532
District of Columbia 5,239 382 344 667 852 1,001 1,031 962
Florida 213,075 11,887 10,614 20,080 28,761 35,415 47,749 58,569
Georgia 102,499 5,881 5,473 9,673 13,769 17,354 23,564 26,785
Hawaii 10,981 640 582 1,083 1,512 1,915 2,498 2,751
Idaho 16,418 1,342 949 1,437 2,000 2,676 3,545 4,469
Illinois 118,499 9,176 6,861 11,495 16,158 19,693 25,338 29,778
Indiana 74,802 5,807 4,447 7,246 10,326 12,677 15,806 18,493
Iowa 31,900 2,856 1,961 3,010 4,271 5,309 6,730 7,763
Kansas 27,627 2,198 1,517 2,666 3,874 4,752 5,964 6,656
Kentucky 93,179 5,531 5,199 8,733 12,739 16,517 21,335 23,125
Louisiana 68,185 3,790 3,533 6,266 9,493 12,148 15,654 17,301
Maine 25,951 2,098 1,719 2,824 3,651 4,172 5,663 5,824
Maryland 46,824 3,358 2,790 5,019 6,667 7,842 9,862 11,286
Massachusetts 78,958 6,466 5,446 8,961 11,681 13,293 15,513 17,598
Michigan 127,524 9,166 7,142 11,368 17,330 22,331 28,247 31,940
Minnesota 47,866 4,732 2,915 4,686 6,494 7,744 9,901 11,394
Mississippi 57,228 3,452 3,126 5,208 7,871 10,208 13,075 14,288
Missouri 85,492 5,768 4,756 8,554 12,145 14,650 17,973 21,646
Montana 11,824 749 501 993 1,513 1,974 2,816 3,278
Nebraska 16,797 1,433 947 1,556 2,250 2,742 3,583 4,286
Nevada 23,809 1,318 1,218 2,031 2,949 3,744 5,593 6,956
New Hampshire 16,452 1,426 1,166 1,798 2,317 2,644 3,351 3,750
New Jersey 78,749 4,591 4,298 7,593 10,568 12,674 17,451 21,574
New Mexico 26,550 1,888 1,398 2,392 3,451 4,463 6,409 6,549
New York 217,307 12,118 12,240 21,434 29,456 36,350 49,152 56,557
North Carolina 127,022 7,441 6,717 11,578 16,513 21,202 29,693 33,878
North Dakota 6,221 531 298 556 811 1,020 1,333 1,672
Ohio 133,509 10,996 7,976 12,394 18,077 22,225 29,010 32,831
Oklahoma 49,317 3,161 2,587 4,429 6,459 8,169 11,233 13,279
Oregon 41,684 2,658 2,252 3,436 4,881 7,027 9,962 11,468
Pennsylvania 158,625 10,829 9,351 14,953 21,405 26,869 34,690 40,528
Rhode Island 14,904 1,072 933 1,480 2,078 2,549 3,298 3,494
South Carolina 67,309 3,509 3,390 5,772 8,681 11,548 16,017 18,392
South Dakota 7,892 630 383 687 1,055 1,325 1,745 2,067
Tennessee 95,256 5,357 5,332 8,947 12,580 16,217 21,857 24,966
Texas 211,926 13,658 11,350 19,690 28,667 35,980 47,556 55,025
Utah 15,918 1,652 990 1,508 2,120 2,562 3,221 3,865
Vermont 8,670 740 562 903 1,152 1,467 1,784 2,062
Virginia 87,906 5,415 4,784 8,313 11,889 15,192 19,948 22,365
Washington 66,878 4,784 3,875 6,146 8,848 10,965 15,195 17,065
West Virginia 52,067 2,301 2,435 4,016 6,471 9,397 13,525 13,922
Wisconsin 58,769 4,820 3,464 5,657 7,693 9,798 12,681 14,656
Wyoming 5,363 406 278 487 703 915 1,192 1,382
Outlying areas
American Samoa 634 a a 28 75 112 175 218
Guam 724 52 63 59 118 107 190 135
Northern Mariana Islands 119 a a 15 19 16 25 16
Puerto Rico 77,083 1,773 2,931 5,680 9,410 13,837 20,289 23,163
Virgin Islands 885 45 39 74 95 120 191 321
Foreign countries 9,019 126 228 482 898 1,394 2,288 3,603
Women
All areas 3,001,732 194,293 173,619 291,296 412,264 527,063 667,304 735,893
Alabama 79,715 4,521 4,599 7,612 11,156 14,663 18,448 18,716
Alaska 4,246 331 265 436 639 786 850 939
Arizona 57,709 4,044 3,426 5,579 8,066 10,226 12,506 13,862
Arkansas 47,188 2,878 2,558 4,371 6,379 8,146 10,648 12,208
California 254,541 14,684 13,752 23,670 34,691 45,706 58,244 63,794
Colorado 34,424 2,061 1,950 3,365 5,064 6,496 7,497 7,991
Connecticut 30,804 2,124 2,126 3,470 4,454 5,137 6,291 7,202
Delaware 10,436 631 644 1,143 1,523 1,898 2,254 2,343
District of Columbia 4,513 334 259 489 651 855 936 989
Florida 183,267 9,769 9,552 17,191 25,057 31,785 41,500 48,413
Georgia 93,511 4,880 4,720 8,552 12,457 16,690 21,940 24,272
Hawaii 7,541 461 406 704 1,007 1,329 1,731 1,903
Idaho 12,897 1,129 759 1,210 1,790 2,240 2,718 3,051
Illinois 103,349 8,122 6,431 10,014 14,438 17,798 22,013 24,533
Indiana 67,077 5,239 4,158 6,606 9,532 11,712 14,249 15,581
Iowa 27,575 2,321 1,697 2,728 3,829 4,726 5,717 6,557
Kansas 25,858 1,913 1,502 2,666 3,816 4,609 5,436 5,916
Kentucky 66,947 4,611 4,058 6,633 9,386 11,586 15,044 15,629
Louisiana 40,719 2,718 2,302 3,828 5,608 7,311 9,037 9,915
Maine 20,192 1,772 1,487 2,331 3,019 3,360 3,956 4,267
Maryland 43,779 2,907 2,626 4,726 6,092 7,892 9,399 10,137
Massachusetts 73,153 6,486 5,652 8,638 10,609 12,083 14,130 15,555
Michigan 111,688 8,152 6,449 10,153 15,094 20,084 25,325 26,431
Minnesota 41,953 4,321 2,707 4,577 6,120 7,068 8,033 9,127
Mississippi 49,402 2,855 2,941 4,717 6,927 9,005 10,994 11,963
Missouri 75,735 4,979 4,343 7,670 10,739 13,253 16,221 18,530
Montana 8,703 556 461 780 1,218 1,549 1,879 2,260
Nebraska 16,015 1,264 997 1,726 2,293 2,745 3,240 3,750
Nevada 21,373 1,200 1,191 1,890 2,829 3,608 4,876 5,779
New Hampshire 16,546 1,600 1,282 2,104 2,490 2,703 3,053 3,314
New Jersey 74,862 4,215 4,595 7,686 10,057 12,489 16,401 19,419
New Mexico 18,706 1,343 1,016 1,830 2,562 3,405 4,301 4,249
New York 186,307 10,239 10,958 18,954 24,762 31,741 41,596 48,057
North Carolina 122,618 6,073 6,418 11,106 16,295 21,497 28,957 32,272
North Dakota 4,773 389 272 480 706 829 976 1,121
Ohio 108,451 9,427 6,859 10,611 14,976 18,539 23,197 24,842
Oklahoma 41,550 2,571 2,084 3,650 5,539 7,319 9,593 10,794
Oregon 33,679 1,941 1,731 2,889 4,425 6,097 7,909 8,687
Pennsylvania 134,142 10,021 8,474 13,589 18,487 23,065 29,013 31,493
Rhode Island 13,939 1,003 879 1,432 1,919 2,433 2,939 3,334
South Carolina 63,664 2,957 3,387 5,691 8,348 11,567 14,957 16,757
South Dakota 6,529 569 376 654 940 1,110 1,336 1,544
Tennessee 86,500 4,970 5,067 8,464 11,935 15,410 19,363 21,291
Texas 171,404 11,399 9,488 16,472 23,766 30,649 38,417 41,213
Utah 13,819 1,370 841 1,370 1,923 2,272 2,865 3,178
Vermont 7,175 636 510 839 1,040 1,237 1,474 1,439
Virginia 77,923 4,907 4,692 7,690 10,715 13,584 17,599 18,736
Washington 56,259 3,782 3,243 5,296 7,464 10,049 12,809 13,616
West Virginia 27,416 1,646 1,481 2,427 3,628 4,892 6,580 6,762
Wisconsin 51,550 4,607 3,320 5,446 7,158 8,903 10,614 11,502
Wyoming 4,243 320 263 400 585 730 982 963
Outlying areas
American Samoa 451 a a 15 36 83 171 138
Guam 416 31 24 44 48 74 97 98
Northern Mariana Islands 65 a a 11 8 16 8 9
Puerto Rico 60,173 900 2,173 4,352 7,577 11,390 15,992 17,789
Virgin Islands 717 23 33 57 68 130 182 224
Foreign countries 3,545 79 126 262 324 504 811 1,439
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Disabled Beneficiaries and Dependents Master Beneficiary Record file, 100 percent data.
NOTE: FRA = full retirement age.
a. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Kevin Kulzer (410) 965-5366 or di.asr@ssa.gov.