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.B84—Summary of OASDI Beneficiaries In Current-Payment Status
(End of calendar years 1975-2000 and calendar half years 2001-10)
[In thousands]
Cal-
endar
period
Total
Retired workers and auxiliaries
Survivors of deceased workers
Disabled workers and auxiliaries
Special
age-72
benefi-
ciaries
Total
Retired
work-
ers
Wives
and
hus-
bands
Chil-
dren
Total
Chil-
dren
Widowed
mothers
and
fathers
Aged
widows
and
widowers
and aged
parents
Dis-
abled
widows
and
widow-
ers
Total
Dis-
abled
work-
ers
Wives
and
hus-
bands
Chil-
dren
1975
32,083.9
20,099.1
16,589.1
2,867.4
642.6
7,409.9
2,918.9
581.9
3,800.9
108.3
4,351.2
2,487.6
452.9
1,410.6
223.7
1976
33,020.5
20,714.4
17,165.3
2,896.3
652.8
7,495.1
2,902.7
578.8
3,896.5
117.1
4,623.0
2,669.4
473.9
1,479.7
188.1
1977
34,076.4
21,463.9
17,821.7
2,964.3
677.9
7,597.0
2,877.0
582.2
4,011.1
126.7
4,856.0
2,836.2
494.4
1,525.4
159.5
1978
34,586.4
22,000.2
18,359.4
2,980.0
660.8
7,585.6
2,780.4
576.4
4,100.0
128.9
4,866.9
2,878.2
491.5
1,497.2
133.7
1979
35,124.6
22,615.0
18,971.7
2,991.3
652.0
7,622.2
2,710.8
573.8
4,208.7
128.9
4,775.3
2,868.5
475.5
1,431.3
112.1
1980
35,593.3
23,221.1
19,564.4
3,018.0
638.7
7,602.1
2,609.9
562.8
4,302.7
126.7
4,677.3
2,856.4
462.2
1,358.7
92.8
1981
36,001.6
23,859.0
20,195.4
3,030.8
632.9
7,614.7
2,545.6
547.6
4,400.0
121.6
4,451.5
2,771.7
428.2
1,251.5
76.3
1982
35,839.6
24,364.5
20,767.5
3,039.4
557.6
7,443.5
2,321.1
514.8
4,493.2
114.3
3,969.0
2,599.3
365.9
1,003.9
62.6
1983
36,084.8
24,974.8
21,423.7
3,039.2
511.9
7,251.1
2,145.5
400.3
4,596.0
109.2
3,808.0
2,564.1
308.1
935.9
50.8
1984
36,478.7
25,438.4
21,910.8
3,050.8
476.8
7,182.5
2,010.4
382.4
4,682.3
107.3
3,817.4
2,592.2
304.0
921.3
40.4
1985
37,058.2
25,960.5
22,435.3
3,069.1
456.1
7,162.2
1,918.2
371.7
4,766.4
105.9
3,903.8
2,653.1
305.5
945.1
31.7
1986
37,706.1
26,522.3
22,984.8
3,087.8
449.7
7,168.5
1,878.3
350.0
4,834.1
106.0
3,990.5
2,724.6
300.6
965.3
24.8
1987
38,190.0
26,973.0
23,443.8
3,090.0
439.2
7,157.4
1,836.8
328.8
4,886.8
105.0
4,040.5
2,781.7
290.9
967.9
19.0
1988
38,627.0
27,380.0
23,862.5
3,086.0
431.6
7,162.8
1,809.1
317.8
4,932.8
103.1
4,070.1
2,826.1
280.8
963.2
14.1
1989
39,151.4
27,846.1
24,331.3
3,093.1
421.7
7,171.0
1,781.5
312.1
4,975.7
101.6
4,124.0
2,890.6
271.5
962.0
10.3
1990
39,830.5
28,363.5
24,841.0
3,101.1
421.4
7,198.2
1,776.9
303.9
5,016.4
101.0
4,261.4
3,006.7
265.9
988.8
7.4
1991
40,592.3
28,822.2
25,293.0
3,104.2
424.9
7,256.1
1,791.6
300.7
5,049.4
114.5
4,508.7
3,190.6
266.2
1,051.9
5.3
1992
41,507.1
29,304.7
25,761.7
3,111.5
431.5
7,313.1
1,808.4
294.2
5,079.1
131.3
4,885.6
3,463.7
270.7
1,151.2
3.7
1993
42,245.5
29,639.5
26,109.0
3,094.4
436.0
7,354.9
1,836.6
289.4
5,081.9
147.0
5,248.7
3,721.1
272.8
1,254.8
2.5
1994
42,883.2
29,918.5
26,412.3
3,066.4
439.8
7,384.3
1,864.5
283.1
5,076.0
160.7
5,578.7
3,958.2
271.1
1,349.5
1.6
1995
43,386.9
30,145.9
26,678.5
3,026.0
441.4
7,388.4
1,883.9
275.0
5,056.5
173.0
5,851.6
4,179.3
263.5
1,408.9
1.0
1996
43,736.5
30,317.7
26,905.1
2,970.2
442.4
7,353.5
1,897.9
242.1
5,031.6
181.9
6,064.7
4,378.3
223.9
1,462.6
.7
1997
43,970.7
30,644.8
27,281.7
2,922.2
441.0
7,179.9
1,892.8
230.2
4,868.9
187.9
6,145.6
4,500.7
207.0
1,437.9
.4
1998
44,245.3
30,820.4
27,517.5
2,864.2
438.6
7,097.5
1,883.9
220.6
4,798.9
194.2
6,327.2
4,690.9
189.8
1,446.4
.2
1999
44,595.2
31,036.4
27,783.5
2,811.0
441.9
7,044.2
1,884.9
212.4
4,748.1
198.8
6,514.5
4,870.2
176.3
1,468.0
.1
2000
45,414.3
31,762.3
28,505.2
2,798.2
458.9
6,985.3
1,878.1
203.1
4,702.8
201.4
6,666.7
5,035.6
165.1
1,465.9
.1
2001-II
45,656.4
31,904.2
28,649.6
2,785.5
469.1
6,980.3
1,894.7
192.4
4,688.3
205.0
6,771.8
5,128.5
162.5
1,480.8
.1
2001-IV
45,841.8
32,023.0
28,781.4
2,776.7
464.9
6,970.2
1,880.8
196.8
4,684.2
208.3
6,848.6
5,215.7
159.6
1,473.3
2002-II
46,143.5
32,203.5
28,960.9
2,767.8
474.8
6,969.1
1,896.5
186.7
4,674.9
211.1
6,970.9
5,318.1
158.0
1,494.8
2002-IV
46,352.6
32,328.4
29,096.1
2,762.1
470.1
6,961.7
1,881.6
191.2
4,675.3
213.6
7,062.4
5,414.6
156.0
1,491.8
2003-II
46,687.5
32,520.4
29,285.9
2,754.6
479.8
6,957.5
1,895.3
181.6
4,664.2
216.4
7,209.6
5,537.8
155.2
1,516.6
2003-IV
46,920.6
32,650.1
29,425.3
2,750.1
474.6
6,946.2
1,878.2
186.4
4,662.7
218.8
7,324.2
5,654.6
153.8
1,515.8
2004-II
47,320.5
32,899.7
29,675.1
2,740.9
483.8
6,943.7
1,891.3
177.3
4,653.2
221.9
7,477.1
5,779.9
153.7
1,543.5
2004-IV
47,589.7
33,060.0
29,847.5
2,734.4
478.0
6,933.6
1,873.3
182.1
4,653.1
225.0
7,596.2
5,898.6
153.0
1,544.6
2005-II
48,035.7
33,351.1
30,140.0
2,724.1
487.0
6,929.0
1,885.1
173.3
4,642.7
227.9
7,755.6
6,026.5
153.5
1,575.5
2005-IV
48,338.1
33,541.8
30,344.6
2,716.4
480.8
6,916.4
1,865.8
178.2
4,641.5
230.9
7,879.8
6,147.7
153.3
1,578.8
2006-II
48,790.2
33,830.9
30,631.5
2,710.3
489.1
6,915.5
1,875.9
169.7
4,636.4
233.6
8,043.7
6,276.9
154.4
1,612.4
2006-IV
49,125.0
34,048.1
30,859.5
2,706.4
482.2
6,905.8
1,854.8
174.5
4,640.2
236.2
8,171.1
6,399.2
154.6
1,617.4
2007-II
49,581.8
34,336.4
31,142.2
2,704.2
489.9
6,909.9
1,862.7
166.2
4,643.1
237.9
8,335.5
6,526.8
156.0
1,652.7
2007-IV
49,970.4
34,604.4
31,418.3
2,703.9
482.2
6,903.7
1,838.8
171.1
4,654.5
239.4
8,462.3
6,647.4
156.5
1,658.3
2008-II
50,503.9
34,970.3
31,782.1
2,699.1
489.1
6,908.7
1,844.6
163.1
4,660.4
240.7
8,624.8
6,771.0
158.3
1,695.5
2008-IV
50,994.1
35,342.6
32,166.0
2,696.1
480.5
6,902.7
1,818.2
167.9
4,674.6
242.1
8,748.8
6,887.6
159.0
1,702.1
2009-II
51,604.5
35,811.1
32,636.1
2,687.7
487.2
6,909.0
1,823.7
160.0
4,682.4
242.9
8,884.5
6,982.6
161.0
1,740.9
2009-IV
52,210.0
36,325.3
33,166.0
2,681.0
478.3
6,903.8
1,796.8
164.7
4,698.5
243.7
8,980.9
7,070.8
162.0
1,748.1
2010-II
52,759.9
36,722.0
33,565.7
2,671.2
485.0
6,907.6
1,802.7
157.1
4,703.5
244.4
9,130.3
7,177.2
164.3
1,788.8
2010-IV
53,453.5
37,314.5
34,175.5
2,662.9
476.1
6,900.0
1,776.5
161.8
4,716.7
245.0
9,239.0
7,276.5
165.6
1,796.9

1 Fewer than 50.

Sources:

All detail columns shown earlier.

Totals and subtotals computed by addition of corresponding detail.

Note: Future estimates based on 2001 Trustees Report intermediate set of assumptions. See tables V.A7 and V.B7 for low-cost and high-cost alternatives, respectively.


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