SSI Monthly Statistics, February 2017

SSI Federally Administered Payments

Table 1. Recipients (by type of payment), total payments, and average monthly payment, February 2016–February 2017
Month Number of recipients Total payments a (thousands of dollars) Average monthly payment b (dollars)
Total Federal payment only Federal payment and state supplementation State supplementation only
2016  
February 8,351,225 6,816,051 1,368,652 166,522 4,769,713 539.11
March 8,334,922 6,803,553 1,365,537 165,832 4,751,969 540.81
April 8,319,041 6,790,786 1,362,796 165,459 4,731,547 541.54
May 8,333,558 6,804,324 1,364,171 165,063 4,787,170 540.58
June 8,305,410 6,780,524 1,360,103 164,783 4,707,265 539.93
July 8,290,863 6,768,208 1,358,199 164,456 4,688,121 540.99
August 8,319,067 6,793,437 1,361,321 164,309 4,782,576 540.16
September 8,286,748 6,765,750 1,356,948 164,050 4,712,590 540.09
October 8,293,919 6,772,357 1,357,790 163,772 4,701,636 540.66
November 8,290,184 6,769,367 1,357,309 163,508 4,698,289 539.02
December 8,251,161 6,737,571 1,350,386 163,204 4,740,264 542.38
2017  
January 8,285,732 6,767,952 1,354,328 163,452 4,723,257 542.46
February 8,276,218 6,761,706 1,351,420 163,092 4,712,822 540.18
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: Data are for the end of the specified month.
a. Includes retroactive payments.
b. Excludes retroactive payments.
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