Children Receiving SSI, 2005

 
Table 7. Number and percentage distribution of children receiving federally administered SSI payments, by selected characteristics, December 2005
Characteristic Number Percentage
of total
Total 1,036,990 100.0
Age
Under 1 year 18,210 1.8
1 28,040 2.7
2 30,640 3.0
3 38,550 3.7
4 44,800 4.3
5 50,500 4.9
6 52,570 5.1
7 57,810 5.6
8 58,700 5.7
9 60,320 5.8
10 65,130 6.3
11 70,970 6.8
12 74,390 7.2
13 77,100 7.4
14 80,420 7.8
15 79,680 7.7
16 77,260 7.5
17 71,900 6.9
Sex
Male 678,560 65.4
Female 358,430 34.6
Citizenship status
Citizen 1,033,790 99.7
Noncitizen 3,200 0.3
Living arrangements
Own household 135,700 13.1
Another's household 35,360 3.4
Parent's household 852,670 82.2
Medicaid institution 13,260 1.3
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 10 percent sample.
CONTACT: Clark Pickett (410) 965-9016 or ssi.children@ssa.gov.