Estimated number a of workers insured in the event of disability,
by age group and sex, on December 31, 1970-2016

[In thousands]

Year Total Under
20
20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-66
Total
1970 75,385 3,950 12,773 10,045 7,369 6,834 7,449 7,830 7,191 6,499 5,446 -
1971 77,114 3,972 12,997 10,726 7,665 6,921 7,433 7,801 7,418 6,640 5,542 -
1972 78,824 3,966 12,923 11,475 8,217 7,046 7,394 7,844 7,576 6,704 5,681 -
1973 81,403 4,390 13,427 12,062 8,743 7,282 7,344 7,858 7,704 6,838 5,754 -
1974 84,310 4,935 14,168 12,801 9,127 7,494 7,336 7,804 7,859 6,868 5,918 -
1975 86,294 5,062 14,587 13,502 9,439 7,694 7,341 7,788 7,873 6,979 6,029 -
1976 87,807 4,863 14,746 13,970 10,087 7,946 7,401 7,737 7,785 7,165 6,108 -
1977 89,742 4,863 15,026 14,213 10,829 8,456 7,494 7,647 7,804 7,267 6,142 -
1978 94,140 5,934 16,287 14,787 11,474 8,977 7,741 7,578 7,788 7,351 6,222 -
1979 97,848 6,504 17,152 15,541 12,265 9,415 7,977 7,568 7,733 7,476 6,219 -
1980 100,487 6,355 17,541 16,295 13,109 9,807 8,261 7,581 7,736 7,501 6,301 -
1981 102,317 5,802 17,381 16,931 13,745 10,557 8,590 7,693 7,699 7,441 6,478 -
1982 103,711 5,118 16,844 17,356 14,147 11,463 9,217 7,850 7,647 7,474 6,596 -
1983 104,704 4,355 16,268 17,667 14,638 12,105 9,772 8,143 7,583 7,490 6,682 -
1984 106,292 3,938 16,004 17,850 15,255 12,867 10,216 8,370 7,579 7,416 6,798 -
1985 108,824 4,112 15,983 18,097 15,913 13,659 10,580 8,644 7,606 7,425 6,805 -
1986 111,031 4,242 15,779 18,274 16,447 14,196 11,305 8,953 7,709 7,388 6,738 -
1987 113,202 4,364 15,401 18,421 16,947 14,509 12,106 9,532 7,838 7,331 6,753 -
1988 115,299 4,672 15,129 18,420 17,300 14,945 12,674 10,064 8,088 7,266 6,742 -
1989 117,517 4,831 15,095 18,371 17,568 15,499 13,392 10,505 8,307 7,282 6,669 -
1990 119,461 4,590 15,183 18,160 17,843 16,101 14,169 10,835 8,574 7,312 6,695 -
1991 120,740 4,086 14,946 17,792 18,057 16,626 14,709 11,559 8,883 7,422 6,663 -
1992 121,964 3,700 14,458 17,338 18,303 17,152 14,978 12,391 9,465 7,552 6,627 -
1993 123,368 3,501 14,081 16,885 18,413 17,619 15,446 12,996 10,030 7,805 6,592 -
1994 125,121 3,557 13,767 16,572 18,409 17,958 16,016 13,736 10,473 8,023 6,611 -
1995 127,087 3,802 13,502 16,545 18,133 18,263 16,593 14,494 10,816 8,280 6,660 -
1996 129,100 4,060 13,330 16,572 17,726 18,460 17,083 14,991 11,517 8,597 6,765 -
1997 131,161 4,216 13,541 16,452 17,284 18,606 17,521 15,194 12,325 9,137 6,885 -
1998 133,391 4,479 13,843 16,289 16,912 18,659 17,911 15,615 12,905 9,682 7,095 -
1999 135,757 4,702 14,222 16,039 16,720 18,659 18,237 16,161 13,615 10,090 7,312 -
2000 138,050 4,766 14,707 15,650 16,781 18,449 18,580 16,748 14,386 10,423 7,561 -
2001 140,017 4,664 15,014 15,394 16,873 18,126 18,815 17,272 14,891 11,104 7,864 -
2002 141,292 4,230 14,997 15,456 16,764 17,717 18,979 17,732 15,123 11,909 8,386 -
2003 142,409 3,779 14,813 15,592 16,556 17,354 19,022 18,129 15,529 12,510 8,902 223
2004 143,791 3,524 14,664 15,820 16,252 17,131 18,961 18,408 16,053 13,201 9,303 475
2005 145,476 3,460 14,663 16,181 15,802 17,157 18,666 18,675 16,609 13,902 9,594 766
2006 147,240 3,521 14,818 16,541 15,453 17,162 18,258 18,807 17,063 14,351 10,211 1,056
2007 148,846 3,549 14,930 16,829 15,478 16,960 17,744 18,874 17,462 14,551 10,966 1,504
2008 149,863 3,433 14,905 17,060 15,593 16,689 17,298 18,839 17,794 14,907 11,500 1,846
2009 149,529 2,951 14,466 17,055 15,787 16,288 17,003 18,704 18,018 15,401 12,104 1,751
2010 148,857 2,317 13,827 16,932 16,074 15,783 16,954 18,350 18,224 15,896 12,743 1,757
2011 148,856 1,988 13,555 16,789 16,355 15,408 16,908 17,910 18,319 16,335 13,164 2,126
2012 149,314 1,950 13,723 16,728 16,575 15,380 16,707 17,401 18,347 16,703 13,366 2,435
2013 149,592 2,013 13,941 16,815 16,734 15,439 16,404 16,926 18,281 17,013 13,685 2,340
2014 150,685 2,137 13,653 17,185 17,074 15,862 16,143 16,715 18,329 17,165 14,026 2,395
2015 151,606 2,330 13,270 17,474 17,171 16,335 15,751 16,791 18,086 17,481 14,450 2,467
2016 152,234 2,523 13,073 17,709 17,280 16,704 15,484 16,787 17,720 17,562 14,838 2,555
Male
1970 50,192 2,599 7,747 6,586 5,381 5,006 5,237 5,251 4,682 4,199 3,504 -
1971 50,876 2,588 7,816 6,941 5,528 5,027 5,182 5,204 4,786 4,256 3,548 -
1972 51,571 2,546 7,749 7,328 5,834 5,075 5,100 5,209 4,857 4,259 3,615 -
1973 52,725 2,770 7,970 7,604 6,142 5,180 5,015 5,187 4,914 4,303 3,640 -
1974 54,011 3,054 8,297 7,950 6,332 5,285 4,964 5,112 4,999 4,293 3,726 -
1975 54,775 3,068 8,459 8,274 6,457 5,370 4,950 5,073 4,992 4,351 3,782 -
1976 55,229 2,881 8,491 8,424 6,786 5,482 4,958 5,007 4,931 4,450 3,820 -
1977 55,926 2,830 8,589 8,445 7,155 5,763 4,988 4,902 4,926 4,513 3,816 -
1978 57,913 3,446 9,160 8,654 7,420 6,045 5,078 4,813 4,895 4,560 3,843 -
1979 59,417 3,733 9,524 8,961 7,754 6,234 5,169 4,757 4,823 4,631 3,831 -
1980 60,317 3,589 9,668 9,290 8,116 6,373 5,260 4,737 4,792 4,616 3,877 -
1981 60,810 3,244 9,538 9,561 8,337 6,729 5,376 4,766 4,724 4,564 3,972 -
1982 61,033 2,825 9,224 9,735 8,435 7,129 5,660 4,806 4,629 4,563 4,027 -
1983 61,155 2,391 8,933 9,838 8,601 7,389 5,945 4,905 4,548 4,542 4,063 -
1984 61,657 2,154 8,766 9,903 8,861 7,731 6,142 4,997 4,501 4,469 4,133 -
1985 62,661 2,250 8,708 9,997 9,171 8,089 6,293 5,096 4,500 4,442 4,116 -
1986 63,447 2,304 8,541 10,034 9,414 8,318 6,648 5,212 4,539 4,381 4,058 -
1987 64,219 2,347 8,311 10,049 9,630 8,405 7,047 5,491 4,589 4,298 4,052 -
1988 65,014 2,494 8,154 10,028 9,754 8,590 7,292 5,771 4,673 4,237 4,021 -
1989 65,899 2,592 8,135 9,973 9,844 8,835 7,625 5,965 4,764 4,211 3,956 -
1990 66,682 2,461 8,194 9,845 9,955 9,133 7,965 6,105 4,865 4,216 3,943 -
1991 67,076 2,174 8,058 9,642 10,015 9,390 8,201 6,465 4,984 4,263 3,885 -
1992 67,449 1,937 7,779 9,404 10,109 9,651 8,296 6,869 5,267 4,310 3,828 -
1993 67,972 1,834 7,538 9,162 10,175 9,850 8,513 7,144 5,564 4,409 3,784 -
1994 68,675 1,859 7,366 8,958 10,144 10,000 8,808 7,491 5,765 4,511 3,774 -
1995 69,468 1,980 7,179 8,914 9,974 10,142 9,119 7,835 5,915 4,614 3,794 -
1996 70,270 2,095 7,038 8,882 9,738 10,224 9,378 8,064 6,269 4,734 3,850 -
1997 71,111 2,173 7,091 8,782 9,489 10,253 9,611 8,138 6,669 5,010 3,896 -
1998 72,032 2,311 7,201 8,625 9,256 10,282 9,785 8,347 6,942 5,301 3,982 -
1999 73,026 2,431 7,358 8,446 9,099 10,253 9,943 8,636 7,274 5,494 4,093 -
2000 73,986 2,446 7,594 8,194 9,088 10,106 10,108 8,969 7,631 5,654 4,195 -
2001 74,784 2,384 7,730 8,034 9,080 9,920 10,203 9,241 7,867 5,997 4,327 -
2002 75,242 2,148 7,725 8,022 8,990 9,676 10,258 9,487 7,958 6,386 4,593 -
2003 75,645 1,911 7,618 8,065 8,821 9,466 10,285 9,661 8,159 6,674 4,866 120
2004 76,238 1,761 7,554 8,173 8,633 9,314 10,257 9,801 8,425 6,997 5,061 263
2005 76,997 1,715 7,541 8,352 8,367 9,308 10,096 9,939 8,738 7,319 5,198 426
2006 77,781 1,744 7,589 8,521 8,176 9,273 9,889 10,000 8,978 7,525 5,506 580
2007 78,504 1,752 7,659 8,668 8,133 9,162 9,618 10,029 9,190 7,598 5,875 819
2008 78,889 1,698 7,642 8,777 8,161 8,978 9,389 10,024 9,332 7,764 6,117 1,007
2009 78,501 1,437 7,386 8,774 8,241 8,734 9,194 9,952 9,442 8,006 6,392 943
2010 77,960 1,110 7,018 8,675 8,391 8,420 9,155 9,754 9,541 8,281 6,681 934
2011 77,818 965 6,866 8,566 8,530 8,204 9,081 9,523 9,584 8,498 6,873 1,127
2012 77,961 962 6,991 8,519 8,634 8,133 8,961 9,253 9,584 8,691 6,946 1,287
2013 77,991 979 7,140 8,562 8,705 8,152 8,748 9,011 9,553 8,818 7,093 1,232
2014 78,405 1,032 6,996 8,791 8,908 8,373 8,554 8,894 9,551 8,826 7,235 1,245
2015 78,673 1,132 6,786 8,929 8,908 8,577 8,306 8,921 9,422 8,970 7,448 1,273
2016 78,773 1,229 6,684 9,044 8,925 8,749 8,130 8,864 9,211 9,007 7,617 1,311
Female
1970 25,192 1,351 5,026 3,460 1,988 1,828 2,211 2,579 2,509 2,300 1,942 -
1971 26,238 1,384 5,180 3,785 2,137 1,894 2,252 2,598 2,631 2,383 1,994 -
1972 27,254 1,421 5,174 4,147 2,383 1,970 2,293 2,636 2,719 2,445 2,066 -
1973 28,678 1,620 5,457 4,458 2,600 2,102 2,329 2,671 2,790 2,535 2,115 -
1974 30,299 1,881 5,871 4,851 2,795 2,209 2,373 2,693 2,860 2,575 2,192 -
1975 31,519 1,994 6,127 5,228 2,982 2,324 2,392 2,715 2,881 2,628 2,247 -
1976 32,579 1,982 6,255 5,547 3,301 2,464 2,443 2,730 2,854 2,715 2,288 -
1977 33,816 2,032 6,437 5,768 3,674 2,693 2,507 2,746 2,878 2,754 2,326 -
1978 36,226 2,488 7,127 6,133 4,054 2,932 2,663 2,765 2,893 2,792 2,379 -
1979 38,432 2,771 7,627 6,580 4,511 3,181 2,808 2,811 2,910 2,845 2,388 -
1980 40,170 2,767 7,873 7,006 4,993 3,434 3,001 2,844 2,944 2,885 2,424 -
1981 41,507 2,558 7,844 7,370 5,409 3,828 3,214 2,928 2,976 2,877 2,505 -
1982 42,678 2,293 7,620 7,621 5,713 4,334 3,556 3,045 3,017 2,911 2,569 -
1983 43,549 1,964 7,335 7,829 6,037 4,716 3,827 3,238 3,035 2,948 2,619 -
1984 44,635 1,784 7,237 7,947 6,394 5,136 4,074 3,373 3,078 2,947 2,665 -
1985 46,163 1,862 7,276 8,100 6,742 5,570 4,287 3,548 3,106 2,983 2,689 -
1986 47,584 1,938 7,238 8,240 7,033 5,878 4,657 3,741 3,170 3,008 2,681 -
1987 48,983 2,018 7,090 8,372 7,317 6,103 5,060 4,041 3,249 3,033 2,701 -
1988 50,285 2,178 6,975 8,392 7,546 6,355 5,382 4,293 3,414 3,029 2,721 -
1989 51,619 2,239 6,960 8,398 7,724 6,664 5,766 4,540 3,543 3,071 2,714 -
1990 52,780 2,129 6,989 8,315 7,888 6,968 6,204 4,730 3,710 3,095 2,752 -
1991 53,664 1,911 6,888 8,150 8,043 7,236 6,508 5,094 3,899 3,159 2,777 -
1992 54,515 1,763 6,680 7,934 8,194 7,501 6,682 5,522 4,198 3,243 2,799 -
1993 55,396 1,667 6,543 7,723 8,238 7,769 6,933 5,852 4,467 3,396 2,808 -
1994 56,446 1,697 6,402 7,613 8,265 7,958 7,208 6,245 4,708 3,512 2,837 -
1995 57,619 1,822 6,323 7,631 8,159 8,120 7,474 6,659 4,901 3,666 2,866 -
1996 58,830 1,965 6,293 7,690 7,988 8,236 7,706 6,927 5,248 3,863 2,915 -
1997 60,050 2,043 6,450 7,670 7,795 8,353 7,910 7,057 5,655 4,127 2,989 -
1998 61,359 2,168 6,642 7,665 7,656 8,377 8,127 7,267 5,963 4,381 3,113 -
1999 62,731 2,271 6,864 7,593 7,622 8,407 8,294 7,526 6,341 4,596 3,219 -
2000 64,064 2,320 7,113 7,456 7,693 8,342 8,472 7,779 6,755 4,769 3,366 -
2001 65,233 2,280 7,284 7,360 7,793 8,206 8,611 8,031 7,024 5,107 3,537 -
2002 66,050 2,083 7,272 7,434 7,774 8,041 8,721 8,245 7,165 5,522 3,793 -
2003 66,764 1,868 7,195 7,527 7,735 7,889 8,737 8,468 7,370 5,836 4,036 103
2004 67,553 1,763 7,111 7,647 7,619 7,817 8,704 8,607 7,628 6,204 4,242 211
2005 68,478 1,745 7,123 7,829 7,436 7,849 8,570 8,736 7,872 6,584 4,396 341
2006 69,459 1,777 7,229 8,020 7,277 7,889 8,368 8,807 8,085 6,825 4,705 477
2007 70,342 1,797 7,271 8,161 7,345 7,797 8,125 8,845 8,272 6,953 5,090 684
2008 70,974 1,734 7,264 8,282 7,431 7,712 7,909 8,815 8,463 7,143 5,383 839
2009 71,028 1,513 7,081 8,282 7,546 7,555 7,809 8,753 8,576 7,395 5,712 808
2010 70,897 1,206 6,809 8,257 7,683 7,363 7,799 8,596 8,683 7,615 6,062 823
2011 71,037 1,023 6,689 8,223 7,824 7,204 7,826 8,387 8,735 7,837 6,292 999
2012 71,353 988 6,732 8,210 7,941 7,247 7,746 8,149 8,763 8,012 6,420 1,148
2013 71,601 1,035 6,801 8,254 8,029 7,287 7,657 7,915 8,729 8,196 6,592 1,108
2014 72,280 1,105 6,658 8,394 8,166 7,490 7,589 7,821 8,778 8,339 6,790 1,150
2015 72,933 1,198 6,483 8,546 8,264 7,757 7,445 7,869 8,663 8,511 7,002 1,195
2016 73,462 1,295 6,388 8,664 8,355 7,956 7,353 7,923 8,509 8,554 7,221 1,243
      a Figures are subject to revision.

     Note: Figures exclude people at or above normal (or full) retirement age because they are not eligible to receive disability benefits.

 Source: Social Security Administration, Estimates from the 2016 Trustees Report based in part on the Continuous Work History Sample, 1 percent sample.