Short-Range Actuarial Projections of the Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance Program, 2001
Actuarial Study No. 115
Chris Motsiopoulos and Tim Zayatz, A.S.A.
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III. BENEFIT PAYMENTS

B. NUMBER OF OLD-AGE AND SURVIVORS INSURANCE (OASI) BENEFICIARIES

Table III.B68—Disabled Widowers of Deceased Workers With Benefits Withheld
(By age, end of calendar years 1975-2000 and calendar half years 2001-10)
[Numbers in thousands]
Calendar period
Withheld
Percent of disabled widower beneficiaries in force
  50-59
  60-64
  Total
  50-59
  60-64
  Total
1975
1.136
1.587
1.402
1976
2.000
1.626
1.794
1977
3.356
4.487
3.744
1978
6.237
4.314
5.556
1979
0.1
7.910
5.740
7.077
1980
0.1
.1
10.976
4.866
8.426
1981
.1
.1
8.681
6.214
7.516
1982
.1
0.1
.2
13.860
13.115
13.475
1983
.1
.1
.2
15.294
16.998
16.186
1984
.1
.1
.2
15.982
17.761
16.880
1985
.1
.1
.2
14.863
17.532
16.216
1986
.1
.1
.3
14.548
17.380
15.943
1987
.1
.1
.3
15.827
16.947
16.387
1988
.1
.2
.3
14.554
18.971
16.792
1989
.1
.2
.3
13.239
18.595
16.036
1990
.1
.2
.3
12.152
18.691
15.510
1991
.1
.2
.3
10.503
17.048
13.651
1992
.1
.2
.3
9.503
15.781
12.443
1993
.1
.2
.4
8.609
14.894
11.495
1994
.1
.2
.4
7.812
13.874
10.668
1995
.2
.3
.4
7.463
14.264
10.772
1996
.2
.3
.4
7.397
13.435
10.315
1997
.2
.3
.4
6.904
12.124
9.422
1998
.2
.3
.4
6.262
11.148
8.631
1999
.2
.3
.5
5.914
11.365
8.540
2000
.2
.3
.5
5.648
11.015
8.169
2001-II
.2
.3
.5
5.807
11.490
8.459
2001-IV
.2
.3
.5
5.648
11.015
8.141
2002-II
.2
.3
.5
5.807
11.490
8.438
2002-IV
.2
.3
.5
5.648
11.015
8.123
2003-II
.2
.4
.6
5.807
11.490
8.413
2003-IV
.2
.4
.6
5.648
11.015
8.097
2004-II
.2
.4
.6
5.807
11.490
8.376
2004-IV
.2
.4
.6
5.648
11.015
8.053
2005-II
.3
.4
.7
5.807
11.490
8.326
2005-IV
.3
.4
.7
5.648
11.015
8.004
2006-II
.3
.5
.8
5.807
11.490
8.276
2006-IV
.3
.4
.8
5.648
11.015
7.957
2007-II
.3
.5
.8
5.807
11.490
8.236
2007-IV
.3
.5
.8
5.648
11.015
7.946
2008-II
.3
.5
.8
5.807
11.490
8.233
2008-IV
.3
.5
.8
5.648
11.015
7.932
2009-II
.4
.5
.9
5.807
11.490
8.225
2009-IV
.3
.5
.8
5.648
11.015
7.931
2010-II
.4
.5
.9
5.807
11.490
8.244
2010-IV
.4
.5
.9
5.648
11.015
7.967

1 Fewer than 50.

Sources:

Historical numbers of beneficiaries withheld computed as number in force minus number in current-payment status; future numbers of beneficiaries withheld computed by applying applicable percentage to number of beneficiaries in force.

Historical percentages of disabled widowers computed by dividing number withheld by number in force; future percentages for each age group projected to remain at last known rate (June or December).

Note: Future estimates based on 2001 Trustees Report intermediate set of assumptions.


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