Benefits Paid by Type of Beneficiary
Monthly benefits are payable from the
Old-Age and Survivors Insurance
(OASI) and Disability Insurance (DI)
Trust Funds for certain types of beneficiaries.
The number of beneficiaries in current-payment status and their corresponding
average benefit amount are available through one of the two forms below.
Before continuing, you may want to see a brief
description of the available benefit types.
Note that the average benefit amounts provided by the forms below represent
the amounts due to beneficiaries in current payment status for the month(s)
included in the table. These amounts exclude any adjustments to benefits for
retroactive payments and certain payment withholding that may be attributable
to eligibility in prior months. Therefore, these data do not represent total
benefits paid from the trust funds. Total benefit payment data including these
effects are available
Data are available for 1967 and later.
Report for a selected month
You select a month, and we provide a report listing the
number of beneficiaries in current-payment status and their
corresponding average monthly benefit,
by type of beneficiary, as of the end of the month.
Time series report
You select a type, or types, of beneficiary, and we provide a time series
of the number of beneficiaries in current-payment status and their corresponding
average monthly benefit.
Selecting more than one type causes the data to be combined for
the selected types. If you make no selection, we will provide data
on all beneficiaries.