Research, Statistics & Policy Analysis
Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security, 2012
(released August 2012)
The original print and web versions of this report contained an error in the narrative description of the “Child Recipients, 1974–2011” charts in the SSI Program section. The number of blind and disabled children receiving SSI payments in 1996 was incorrect. The correct number (955,000) now appears in the web versions of this report.
[Posted: September 15, 2015]
The original print and web PDF versions of this report contained an error in the column headings for the “Benefit payments as a percentage of gross domestic product” table in the General Information section. The column headings “OASDI” and “HI” should have been “OASI” and “DI” and have been corrected in the web PDF version of this report.
[Posted: April 14, 2014]
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