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

E. OLD-AGE AND SURVIVORS INSURANCE BENEFIT PAYMENTS

Table III.E22—Current-Payment Benefits to Disabled Widows and Widowers of Deceased Workers
(Calendar years 1975-2000, and calendar quarters 2001-10)
[Numbers in thousands, amounts in millions]
Calendar
period
Disabled widows of deceased workers
Disabled widowers of deceased workers
Total disabled widows and widowers
of deceased workers
In current-payment
status at
midpoint of period
Total
current-payment
benefits during period
In current-payment
status at
midpoint of period
Total
current-payment
benefits during period
In current-payment
status at
midpoint of period
Total
current-payment
benefits during period
  Number
  Average
benefit
  Rate
  Amount
  Number
  Average
benefit
  Rate
  Amount
  Number
  Average
benefit
  Rate
  Amount
1975
100.7
$131.94
11.919
$158.3
0.2
$122.99
11.849
$0.3
100.9
$131.92
11.919
$158.6
1976
113.6
142.24
12.045
194.6
.2
130.38
11.876
.3
113.8
142.21
12.045
195.0
1977
121.9
151.58
11.991
221.6
.2
135.08
13.451
.4
122.1
151.55
11.994
222.0
1978
127.3
160.77
12.006
245.7
.6
131.19
11.858
.9
127.8
160.64
12.006
246.6
1979
128.5
173.21
11.986
266.7
.8
131.57
11.928
1.2
129.2
172.97
11.985
267.9
1980
127.0
193.14
12.004
294.4
.9
138.91
11.748
1.4
127.9
192.77
12.003
295.8
1981
123.3
216.31
12.016
320.4
1.0
151.86
11.845
1.8
124.2
215.80
12.015
322.1
1982
117.1
236.32
11.996
332.1
1.0
163.01
11.945
2.0
118.2
235.69
11.995
334.0
1983
110.0
242.20
12.052
321.0
1.0
161.74
11.970
2.0
111.0
241.46
12.052
323.0
1984
107.0
284.42
12.032
366.3
1.1
180.33
11.945
2.3
108.1
283.37
12.032
368.6
1985
105.3
307.41
12.014
389.1
1.1
187.61
12.111
2.6
106.5
306.14
12.015
391.6
1986
104.9
317.02
11.976
398.1
1.2
192.64
12.169
2.9
106.1
315.57
11.978
401.0
1987
104.1
321.83
12.007
402.4
1.4
196.15
11.916
3.3
105.5
320.17
12.006
405.6
1988
102.7
336.14
12.011
414.6
1.4
203.36
12.004
3.5
104.1
334.33
12.011
418.0
1989
100.5
351.19
12.024
424.5
1.5
211.85
11.984
3.7
102.0
349.20
12.024
428.2
1990
99.6
369.89
12.010
442.3
1.5
224.08
12.027
4.0
101.1
367.72
12.010
446.3
1991
104.7
392.80
11.962
492.0
1.7
244.83
11.898
5.0
106.4
390.43
11.961
496.9
1992
121.3
411.06
11.918
594.0
2.1
262.49
11.880
6.5
123.3
408.53
11.918
600.6
1993
136.8
425.51
11.942
695.4
2.5
275.38
11.952
8.2
139.3
422.82
11.942
703.6
1994
150.8
436.64
11.969
788.2
2.9
289.23
11.926
10.1
153.8
433.82
11.969
798.3
1995
163.7
449.48
11.960
880.2
3.4
299.34
11.907
12.0
167.1
446.46
11.959
892.2
1996
174.4
461.14
11.955
961.4
3.8
308.30
11.919
13.8
178.2
457.92
11.954
975.2
1997
181.4
474.02
11.964
1,028.5
4.0
319.78
11.948
15.4
185.4
470.68
11.963
1,043.9
1998
187.3
484.09
11.968
1,085.1
4.4
326.98
11.949
17.1
191.6
480.51
11.968
1,102.1
1999
192.0
491.30
11.980
1,130.2
4.7
332.75
11.978
18.8
196.7
487.51
11.980
1,149.0
2000
195.3
504.67
11.988
1,181.3
5.0
344.23
11.980
20.8
200.3
500.64
11.988
1,202.1
2001-I
196.6
523.91
3.000
309.0
5.2
361.31
3.000
5.6
201.8
519.72
3.000
314.6
2001-II
198.3
524.23
3.000
311.8
5.3
361.54
3.000
5.7
203.5
520.02
3.000
317.5
2001-III
200.3
524.55
3.000
315.2
5.4
360.68
3.000
5.9
205.7
520.22
3.000
321.1
2001-IV
202.0
524.87
3.000
318.1
5.6
361.63
3.000
6.1
207.6
520.47
3.000
324.2
2002-I
202.9
540.16
3.000
328.8
5.7
372.75
3.000
6.3
208.5
535.62
3.000
335.1
2002-II
204.2
541.28
3.000
331.5
5.7
374.14
3.000
6.4
209.9
536.72
3.000
338.0
2002-III
205.8
542.40
3.000
334.9
5.9
374.41
3.000
6.6
211.7
537.70
3.000
341.6
2002-IV
207.1
543.51
3.000
337.8
6.1
376.55
3.000
6.9
213.2
538.75
3.000
344.6
2003-I
207.7
560.52
3.000
349.2
6.1
389.29
3.000
7.2
213.8
555.60
3.000
356.4
2003-II
209.0
561.94
3.000
352.3
6.2
390.72
3.000
7.3
215.2
556.99
3.000
359.6
2003-III
210.6
563.37
3.000
355.9
6.4
390.98
3.000
7.5
217.0
558.26
3.000
363.4
2003-IV
211.9
564.80
3.000
359.0
6.6
393.20
3.000
7.8
218.5
559.60
3.000
366.8
2004-I
212.4
583.32
3.000
371.7
6.7
406.91
3.000
8.2
219.1
577.94
3.000
379.9
2004-II
213.8
585.12
3.000
375.4
6.8
408.51
3.000
8.3
220.6
579.69
3.000
383.7
2004-III
215.7
586.92
3.000
379.7
7.0
408.87
3.000
8.6
222.7
581.31
3.000
388.3
2004-IV
217.2
588.72
3.000
383.7
7.2
411.28
3.000
8.9
224.5
583.01
3.000
392.6
2005-I
217.9
608.90
3.000
398.1
7.3
426.13
3.000
9.3
225.2
602.97
3.000
407.4
2005-II
219.2
610.97
3.000
401.9
7.4
427.86
3.000
9.5
226.7
604.98
3.000
411.4
2005-III
221.0
613.05
3.000
406.4
7.7
428.31
3.000
9.9
228.7
606.84
3.000
416.3
2005-IV
222.5
615.12
3.000
410.6
7.9
430.90
3.000
10.2
230.4
608.79
3.000
420.8
2006-I
223.1
637.00
3.000
426.3
8.0
446.93
3.000
10.7
231.1
630.41
3.000
437.0
2006-II
224.2
639.29
3.000
430.0
8.1
448.77
3.000
10.9
232.4
632.63
3.000
441.0
2006-III
225.8
641.59
3.000
434.7
8.4
449.25
3.000
11.3
234.2
634.69
3.000
446.0
2006-IV
227.2
643.89
3.000
438.9
8.7
451.98
3.000
11.7
235.9
636.84
3.000
450.6
2007-I
227.5
667.53
3.000
455.6
8.7
469.24
3.000
12.3
236.3
660.20
3.000
467.9
2007-II
228.2
669.97
3.000
458.6
8.8
471.06
3.000
12.5
237.0
662.57
3.000
471.1
2007-III
229.3
672.41
3.000
462.6
9.1
471.46
3.000
12.8
238.4
664.77
3.000
475.4
2007-IV
230.2
674.85
3.000
466.0
9.2
474.22
3.000
13.1
239.4
667.12
3.000
479.1
2008-I
230.1
699.67
3.000
483.0
9.2
492.22
3.000
13.6
239.3
691.69
3.000
496.6
2008-II
230.7
702.28
3.000
486.1
9.2
494.03
3.000
13.7
239.9
694.27
3.000
499.8
2008-III
231.8
704.88
3.000
490.1
9.4
494.35
3.000
14.0
241.2
696.66
3.000
504.1
2008-IV
232.6
707.49
3.000
493.6
9.6
497.15
3.000
14.3
242.2
699.17
3.000
507.9
2009-I
232.4
733.55
3.000
511.4
9.5
515.93
3.000
14.8
241.9
724.96
3.000
526.2
2009-II
232.8
736.31
3.000
514.2
9.5
517.79
3.000
14.8
242.3
727.71
3.000
529.0
2009-III
233.6
739.06
3.000
517.9
9.7
518.08
3.000
15.1
243.3
730.24
3.000
533.0
2009-IV
234.2
741.82
3.000
521.1
9.9
520.98
3.000
15.4
244.0
732.90
3.000
536.5
2010-I
233.8
769.17
3.000
539.4
9.8
540.65
3.000
15.9
243.6
759.97
3.000
555.3
2010-II
234.0
772.08
3.000
542.1
9.8
542.65
3.000
16.0
243.9
762.85
3.000
558.1
2010-III
234.8
774.99
3.000
545.8
10.0
543.00
3.000
16.3
244.8
765.51
3.000
562.1
2010-IV
235.2
777.90
3.000
548.9
10.2
546.09
3.000
16.6
245.4
768.30
3.000
565.6

Sources:

Number and average benefit in current-payment status at midpoint of period computed from corresponding figures shown earlier for number and average benefit in current-payment status at end of period.

Historical rate computed by dividing amount during period by product of number and average benefit in current-payment status at midpoint of period. Future rates projected based on historical trend.

Historical amount from 1-A Table Current-Payment Supplement; future amounts computed by applying rate to number and average benefit in current-payment status at midpoint of period.

Total amount computed by addition of male and female amounts.

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


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