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

C. AVERAGE BENEFIT AT AWARD

Table III.C3—DI Average Monthly Benefit Awarded to Minor, Disabled, and Student Children of Disabled Workers
(Calendar years 1975-2010)
Year
  Average benefit
awarded to
disabled worker 1
Minor children
Disabled children
Student children
Average benefit
for total
children of
disabled workers 1
Ratio to average benefit for
disabled worker
Average
benefit 1
Ratio to average benefit for
disabled worker
Average
benefit 1
Ratio to average benefit for
disabled worker
Average
benefit 1
1975
$241.21
0.2443
$58.92
0.3420
$82.50
0.3451
$83.24
$65.10
1976
267.45
.2480
66.33
.3246
86.82
.3315
88.66
72.90
1977
292.28
.2558
74.75
.3282
95.93
.3324
97.15
81.57
1978
324.33
.2577
83.57
.3179
103.11
.3274
106.17
91.31
1979
362.95
.2661
96.60
.3216
116.72
.3349
121.55
106.01
1980
398.85
.2534
101.06
.3238
129.16
.3521
140.44
116.43
1981
429.12
.2221
95.29
.3188
136.81
.3599
154.45
119.58
1982
443.74
.2224
98.69
.3322
147.41
.3707
164.48
125.86
1983
446.46
.2367
105.67
.3388
151.26
.3850
171.89
127.12
1984
458.44
.2362
108.28
.3472
159.18
.3964
181.73
128.39
1985
473.65
.2354
111.51
.3439
162.90
.3985
188.76
130.00
1986
478.30
.2364
113.08
.3464
165.66
.4037
193.11
130.93
1987
508.04
.2298
116.73
.3219
163.52
.3964
201.41
136.09
1988
538.08
.2194
118.04
.3017
162.34
.3962
213.17
141.31
1989
565.49
.2217
125.38
.3196
180.75
.3993
225.79
148.65
1990
597.61
.2203
131.67
.3188
190.51
.3874
231.50
153.78
1991
614.80
.2198
135.16
.3231
198.66
.3839
236.04
155.80
1992
619.96
.2182
135.25
.3197
198.19
.3830
237.42
154.50
1993
638.37
.2165
138.24
.3169
202.30
.3797
242.40
158.46
1994
666.19
.2167
144.33
.3175
211.54
.3728
248.34
164.74
1995
693.79
.2221
154.08
.3155
218.92
.3736
259.23
175.55
1996
714.40
.2297
164.09
.3242
231.64
.3786
270.49
186.23
1997
734.09
.2350
172.53
.3279
240.74
.3803
279.19
196.49
1998
747.42
.2396
179.10
.3353
250.58
.3825
285.92
204.60
1999
782.90
.2367
185.35
.3223
252.31
.3773
295.37
211.68
2000
835.44
.2373
198.25
.3061
255.71
.3742
312.60
225.50
2001
884.45
.2359
208.65
.3040
268.87
.3720
329.03
237.06
2002
930.23
.2340
217.67
.3018
280.78
.3689
343.13
247.26
2003
979.48
.2338
229.02
.3016
295.43
.3686
361.02
260.13
2004
1,031.27
.2340
241.29
.3018
311.19
.3688
380.36
274.07
2005
1,084.28
.2342
253.94
.3021
327.57
.3692
400.31
288.43
2006
1,136.74
.2345
266.56
.3025
343.84
.3697
420.23
302.77
2007
1,189.93
.2345
279.03
.3024
359.87
.3697
439.90
316.94
2008
1,244.15
.2345
291.79
.3025
376.35
.3697
460.02
331.43
2009
1,300.67
.2345
305.01
.3025
393.44
.3697
480.87
346.46
2010
1,359.59
.2345
318.89
.3026
411.37
.3698
502.74
362.21

1 For each year, benefit amounts awarded before the annual benefit increase are converted to post-increase rates before computation of the average monthly benefit.

Sources:

Ratios computed by dividing average benefit for minor, disabled, or student children by average benefit for disabled worker.

Historical average monthly benefit amounts awarded from 1-A Table Awards Supplement; future amounts based on results of simulated sample of future awards.

Note: Future estimates based on 2001 Trustees Report intermediate set of assumptions.


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