Earnings and Employment Data for Workers Covered Under Social Security and Medicare, by State and County, 2001

 

Delaware

Table 3. Number of persons in Delaware with Social Security (OASDI) taxable earnings, amount taxable, and contributions, by county, sex, and type of earnings, 2001
County and sex Number Taxable earnings a
(thousands of dollars)
OASDI contributions b
(thousands of dollars)
Total c Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total, Delaware 485,901 466,725 33,537 14,095,591 13,626,775 468,816 1,747,853 1,689,720 58,133
Men 249,169 237,925 20,057 8,176,913 7,877,862 299,051 1,013,937 976,855 37,082
Women 236,732 228,801 13,479 5,918,678 5,748,913 169,765 733,916 712,865 21,051
Kent 72,653 69,543 4,960 1,785,177 1,727,649 57,529 221,362 214,228 7,134
Men 37,004 35,075 3,343 1,026,705 989,812 36,892 127,311 122,737 4,575
Women 35,649 34,467 1,618 758,473 737,836 20,636 94,051 91,492 2,559
New Castle 311,010 301,486 17,793 9,942,099 9,670,576 271,524 1,232,820 1,199,151 33,669
Men 160,443 155,203 10,244 5,785,728 5,599,683 186,045 717,430 694,361 23,070
Women 150,567 146,283 7,548 4,156,371 4,070,893 85,478 515,390 504,791 10,599
Sussex 90,480 83,938 10,568 2,087,234 1,948,015 139,219 258,817 241,554 17,263
Men 45,742 41,665 6,362 1,208,559 1,132,461 76,098 149,861 140,425 9,436
Women 44,738 42,273 4,206 878,675 815,553 63,121 108,956 101,129 7,827
Unknown 11,757 d d 281,080 d d 34,854 d d
Men 5,980 d d 155,921 d d 19,334 d d
Women 5,777 d d 125,159 d d 15,520 d d
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Continuous Work History Sample, 1 percent sample.
NOTES: State designation is based on employee residence.
OASDI = Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance.
a. Based on Social Security annual maximum taxable earnings of $80,400 in 2001.
b. Includes both employee and employer contributions. Data are not adjusted for tax refunds to persons who made excess contributions because they worked for two or more employers.
c. Workers with earnings from both wage and salary employment and self-employment are counted in each type of employment but only once in the total.
d. Data not shown to avoid disclosure.
Table 6. Number of persons in Delaware with Medicare Part A (HI) taxable earnings, amount taxable, and contributions, by county, sex, and type of earnings, 2001
County and sex Number Taxable earnings a
(thousands of dollars)
HI contributions b
(thousands of dollars)
Total c Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total Wage and
salary
Self-
employed
Total, Delaware 489,152 470,027 35,036 16,133,080 15,372,844 760,235 467,859 445,812 22,047
Men 251,471 240,297 21,280 9,866,558 9,350,601 515,958 286,130 271,167 14,963
Women 237,681 229,730 13,757 6,266,521 6,022,243 244,278 181,729 174,645 7,084
Kent 72,919 69,803 5,051 1,843,163 1,784,458 58,705 53,452 51,749 1,702
Men 37,191 35,257 3,439 1,074,054 1,035,602 38,451 31,148 30,032 1,115
Women 35,728 34,546 1,612 769,109 748,856 20,253 22,304 21,717 587
New Castle 313,255 303,800 19,130 11,739,892 11,251,956 487,937 340,457 326,307 14,150
Men 162,036 156,879 11,285 7,316,901 6,915,219 401,682 212,190 200,541 11,649
Women 151,219 146,922 7,846 4,422,991 4,336,737 86,254 128,267 125,765 2,501
Sussex 91,192 84,637 10,640 2,249,204 2,036,271 212,933 65,227 59,052 6,175
Men 46,249 42,166 6,448 1,299,015 1,223,333 75,682 37,671 35,477 2,195
Women 44,942 42,471 4,191 950,189 812,938 137,251 27,555 23,575 3,980
Unknown 11,786 d d 300,821 d d 8,724 d d
Men 5,995 d d 176,589 d d 5,121 d d
Women 5,791 d d 124,232 d d 3,603 d d
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Continuous Work History Sample, 1 percent sample.
NOTES: State designation is based on employee residence.
HI = Hospital Insurance.
a. There is no annual maximum taxable amount for Medicare earnings.
b. Includes both employee and employer contributions.
c. Workers with earnings from both wage and salary employment and self-employment are counted in each type of employment but only once in the total.
d. Data not shown to avoid disclosure.