Your payments will continue even if you have been outside the U.S. for more than six full calendar months, if you are a citizen of one of the countries listed below, and the worker on whose record your benefits are based lived in the U.S. for at least 10 years or earned at least 40 credits under the U.S. Social Security system. If you are receiving benefits as a dependent or survivor, there are additional requirements you have to meet.
|Cabo Verde||Lesotho||South Sudan|
|Central African Rep.||Madagascar||Sudan|
|Congo, Rep. of||Mali||Tanzania|