Your Payments While You Are Outside The United States

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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.

Afghanistan India Sierra Leone
Bangladesh Indonesia Singapore
Bhutan Kenya Solomon Islands
Botswana Laos Somalia
Burma Lebanon South Africa
Burundi    Lesotho South Sudan
Cameroon Liberia Sri Lanka
Cape Verde Madagascar   Sudan
Central African Rep. Malawi Swaziland
Chad Malaysia Taiwan
China Mali Tanzania
Congo, Rep. of Mauritania Thailand
Ethiopia Mauritius Togo
Fiji Morocco Tonga
Gambia Nepal Tunisia
Ghana Nigeria Uganda
Haiti Pakistan Yemen
Honduras Senegal