CATEGORY: RETIREMENT AGE CHANGES
PROPOSAL:Increase the FRA from 67: At a rate of 1 month every 2 years starting in 2023
Start date: 2023  End date: not applicable  Proposed by: Social Security Advisory Board

Projected effects on beneficiaries in 2050

Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Benefits Higher Benefits Lower Benefits Higher Benefits
Total -2% 66% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Sex
Female -2% 63% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Male -2% 69% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic -3% 68% 0% -4% 100% 0%
White -2% 65% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Black -2% 65% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Other -2% 69% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. -2% 65% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Foreign -3% 68% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Age
60-69 -6% 75% 0%
70-79 -3% 81% 0%
80-89 -1% 55% 0%
90+ 0% 0% 0%
Marital Status
Married -3% 73% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Divorced -2% 67% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Widowed 0% 38% 0% -2% 100% 0%
Never Married -4% 73% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Education
Graduate -2% 68% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Bachelor -2% 69% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Associate -2% 65% 0% -4% 100% 0%
High School -2% 63% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -3% 67% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty -2% 66% 0% -4% 100% 0%
In poverty -2% 62% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ -2% 71% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$103,985 - $200,444 -3% 72% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$60,527 - $103,985 -2% 68% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$33,157 - $60,527 -2% 60% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$0-$33,157 -1% 58% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -3% 76% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Widow(er) 0% 29% 0% -2% 99% 1%
Spouse -3% 72% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Notes: . . . = not applicable; — = sample size is too small.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Benefits Higher Benefits Lower Benefits Higher Benefits
Total 1% 99% 1% 99%
Sex
Female 1% 99% 1% 99%
Male 1% 99% 1% 99%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 1% 99% 1% 99%
White 1% 99% 1% 99%
Black 1% 99% 1% 99%
Other 1% 99% 1% 99%
Country of Birth
U.S. 1% 99% 1% 99%
Foreign 1% 99% 1% 99%
Age
60-69 2% 98%
70-79 0% 100%
80-89 0% 100%
90+ 0% 100%
Marital Status
Married 1% 99% 1% 99%
Divorced 1% 99% 1% 99%
Widowed 0% 100% 0% 100%
Never Married 1% 99% 1% 99%
Education
Graduate 1% 99% 1% 98%
Bachelor 1% 99% 1% 99%
Associate 1% 99% 1% 99%
High School 0% 100% 1% 99%
Less than 12 Yrs 1% 99% 1% 99%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 1% 99% 1% 99%
In poverty 0% 100% 0% 100%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 1% 99% 2% 98%
$103,985 - $200,444 1% 99% 2% 98%
$60,527 - $103,985 1% 99% 1% 99%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$33,157 0% 100% 0% 100%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 1% 99% 1% 99%
Widow(er) 0% 100% 0% 100%
Spouse 0% 100% 0% 99%
Disabled worker 0% 100% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Notes: . . . = not applicable; — = sample size is too small.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 2. Household income changes, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Income Higher Income Lower Income Higher Income
Total 0% 43% 0% -1% 62% 0%
Sex
Female 0% 41% 0% -1% 62% 0%
Male 0% 46% 0% -1% 63% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 50% 0% -1% 68% 0%
White 0% 41% 0% -1% 61% 0%
Black 0% 47% 0% -1% 69% 0%
Other 0% 39% 0% -1% 53% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 43% 0% -1% 63% 0%
Foreign 0% 44% 0% -1% 61% 0%
Age
60-69 -1% 59% 0%
70-79 -1% 57% 0%
80-89 0% 21% 0%
90+ 0% 1% 0%
Marital Status
Married 0% 50% 0% -1% 62% 0%
Divorced 0% 43% 0% -1% 64% 0%
Widowed 0% 19% 0% -1% 50% 0%
Never Married -1% 51% 0% -1% 70% 0%
Education
Graduate 0% 35% 0% 0% 49% 0%
Bachelor 0% 40% 0% -1% 56% 0%
Associate 0% 46% 0% -1% 66% 0%
High School 0% 46% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -1% 51% 0% -1% 71% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 43% 0% -1% 62% 0%
In poverty 0% 50% 0% -3% 80% 0%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 13% 0% 0% 17% 0%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 41% 0% -1% 55% 0%
$60,527 - $103,985 -1% 53% 0% -1% 73% 0%
$33,157 - $60,527 -1% 56% 0% -2% 84% 0%
$0-$33,157 -1% 54% 0% -3% 91% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -1% 50% 0% -1% 63% 0%
Widow(er) 0% 15% 0% -1% 50% 1%
Spouse -1% 50% 0% -1% 60% 0%
Disabled worker 0% 11% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Notes: . . . = not applicable; — = sample size is too small.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 2. Household income changes, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Income Higher Income Lower Income Higher Income
Total 0% 95% 0% 95%
Sex
Female 0% 95% 0% 95%
Male 0% 95% 0% 95%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 95% 0% 95%
White 0% 95% 0% 95%
Black 1% 96% 1% 95%
Other 0% 93% 0% 92%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 96% 0% 95%
Foreign 0% 94% 0% 93%
Age
60-69 1% 93%
70-79 0% 97%
80-89 0% 97%
90+ 0% 94%
Marital Status
Married 0% 95% 0% 95%
Divorced 0% 96% 1% 95%
Widowed 0% 96% 0% 96%
Never Married 1% 94% 1% 93%
Education
Graduate 0% 93% 0% 93%
Bachelor 0% 95% 0% 94%
Associate 0% 97% 0% 96%
High School 0% 96% 0% 96%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 94% 0% 93%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 96% 0% 95%
In poverty 4% 84% 5% 83%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 84% 0% 84%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 98% 0% 97%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 99% 0% 98%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$33,157 1% 97% 1% 97%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 95% 0% 95%
Widow(er) 0% 97% 0% 98%
Spouse 0% 95% 0% 95%
Disabled worker 0% 97% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Notes: . . . = not applicable; — = sample size is too small.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 3. Poverty, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Scheduled Option Change
Total 3.5% 3.7%
Sex
Female 4.2% 4.5%
Male 2.7% 2.9%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 5.0% 5.3%
White 2.4% 2.6%
Black 6.7% 7.2%
Other 4.1% 4.5%
Country of Birth
U.S. 2.8% 3.0%
Foreign 5.9% 6.2%
Age
60-69 4.4% 4.8%
70-79 3.1% 3.4%
80-89 3.2% 3.2%
90+ 2.9% 2.9% 0.0%
Marital Status
Married 1.3% 1.3%
Divorced 5.2% 5.6%
Widowed 3.9% 4.1%
Never Married 9.6% 10.3%
Education
Graduate 1.3% 1.4%
Bachelor 1.4% 1.5%
Associate 2.6% 2.8%
High School 5.0% 5.3%
Less than 12 Yrs 8.8% 9.4%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0.0% 0.2%
In poverty 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0.1% 0.1% 0.0%
$103,985 - $200,444 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0
$60,527 - $103,985 0.2% 0.2% 0.0%
$33,157 - $60,527 0.4% 0.4% 0.0%
$0-$33,157 16.7% 17.8%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 3.5% 3.7%
Widow(er) 3.1% 3.2%
Spouse 3.3% 3.7%
Disabled worker 5.5% 5.5% 0.0% 0
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 3. Poverty, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Payable Option Change
Total 7.0% 3.7% -3.2% -2,844
Sex
Female 8.2% 4.5% -3.7% -1,738
Male 5.6% 2.9% -2.7% -1,106
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 9.4% 5.3% -4.1% -661
White 5.2% 2.6% -2.6% -1,412
Black 13.0% 7.2% -5.9% -557
Other 7.4% 4.5% -2.9% -213
Country of Birth
U.S. 6.1% 3.0% -3.1% -2,115
Foreign 9.9% 6.2% -3.7% -729
Age
60-69 8.1% 4.8% -3.2% -837
70-79 6.6% 3.4% -3.2% -1,033
80-89 6.6% 3.2% -3.4% -737
90+ 6.0% 2.9% -3.0% -236
Marital Status
Married 2.3% 1.3% -1.0% -452
Divorced 11.0% 5.6% -5.4% -905
Widowed 8.6% 4.1% -4.5% -697
Never Married 17.6% 10.3% -7.3% -789
Education
Graduate 2.2% 1.4% -0.8% -92
Bachelor 2.9% 1.5% -1.4% -280
Associate 5.9% 2.8% -3.2% -627
High School 9.8% 5.3% -4.6% -1,300
Less than 12 Yrs 16.2% 9.4% -6.8% -543
Official Poverty
Above poverty 3.6% 0.2% -3.4% -2,844
In poverty 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% -6
$103,985 - $200,444 0.2% 0.1% -0.1% -14
$60,527 - $103,985 0.5% 0.2% -0.3% -48
$33,157 - $60,527 1.2% 0.4% -0.8% -147
$0-$33,157 32.8% 17.8% -15.0% -2,627
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 6.5% 3.7% -2.8% -1,828
Widow(er) 8.1% 3.2% -4.9% -613
Spouse 6.9% 3.7% -3.2% -183
Disabled worker 11.5% 5.5% -5.9% -218
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 4. Beneficiary characteristics, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All beneficiaries Affected beneficiaries Beneficiaries with lower benefits Beneficiaries with higher benefits
Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent
Total 87,563 100.0 57,716 100.0 57,678 100.0 38 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 29,292 50.8 29,265 50.7 27 72.2
Male 41,108 46.9 28,424 49.2 28,413 49.3 10 27.8
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 10,970 19.0 10,961 19.0 9 23.2
White 54,725 62.5 35,551 61.6 35,532 61.6 19 49.4
Black 9,521 10.9 6,178 10.7 6,175 10.7 3 7.4
Other 7,231 8.3 5,016 8.7 5,009 8.7 8 20.1
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 44,234 76.6 44,205 76.6 29 76.0
Foreign 19,898 22.7 13,482 23.4 13,473 23.4 9 24.0
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 19,507 33.8 19,490 33.8 17 44.5
70-79 32,047 36.6 26,062 45.2 26,045 45.2 18 46.6
80-89 21,891 25.0 12,118 21.0 12,115 21.0 3 8.9
90+ 7,795 8.9 28 0.0 28 0.0 . . . . . .
Marital Status
Married 44,755 51.1 32,738 56.7 32,733 56.8 4 11.9
Divorced 16,656 19.0 11,257 19.5 11,238 19.5 19 50.8
Widowed 15,365 17.5 5,871 10.2 5,857 10.2 14 37.3
Never Married 10,786 12.3 7,850 13.6 7,850 13.6 . . . . . .
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 7,527 13.0 7,527 13.1 . . . . . .
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 13,989 24.2 13,980 24.2 9 23.3
Associate 19,742 22.5 12,926 22.4 12,914 22.4 12 31.2
High School 28,574 32.6 17,908 31.0 17,895 31.0 13 33.5
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 5,365 9.3 5,361 9.3 5 12.0
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 55,821 96.7 55,788 96.7 32 86.2
In poverty 3,064 3.5 1,895 3.3 1,890 3.3 5 13.8
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 20.0 12,512 21.7 12,507 21.7 5 13.0
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 12,616 21.9 12,613 21.9 3 7.8
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 11,929 20.7 11,918 20.7 12 31.6
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 10,564 18.3 10,564 18.3 . . . . . .
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 10,094 17.5 10,077 17.5 18 47.6
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 49,978 86.6 49,978 86.7 . . . . . .
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 3,659 6.3 3,622 6.3 38 100.0
Spouse 5,677 6.5 4,078 7.1 4,078 7.1 . . . . . .
Disabled worker 3,693 4.2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 4. Beneficiary characteristics, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All beneficiaries Affected beneficiaries Beneficiaries with lower benefits Beneficiaries with higher benefits
Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent
Total 87,563 100.0 87,503 100.0 538 100.0 86,965 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 46,429 53.1 246 45.7 46,183 53.1
Male 41,108 46.9 41,074 46.9 292 54.3 40,782 46.9
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 16,073 18.4 99 18.4 15,974 18.4
White 54,725 62.5 54,691 62.5 335 62.4 54,355 62.5
Black 9,521 10.9 9,513 10.9 53 9.8 9,461 10.9
Other 7,231 8.3 7,226 8.3 51 9.4 7,176 8.3
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 67,619 77.3 437 81.3 67,182 77.3
Foreign 19,898 22.7 19,884 22.7 101 18.7 19,783 22.7
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 25,771 29.5 537 99.8 25,234 29.0
70-79 32,047 36.6 32,047 36.6 1 0.2 32,046 36.8
80-89 21,891 25.0 21,891 25.0 . . . . . . 21,891 25.2
90+ 7,795 8.9 7,795 8.9 . . . . . . 7,795 9.0
Marital Status
Married 44,755 51.1 44,727 51.1 316 58.7 44,411 51.1
Divorced 16,656 19.0 16,638 19.0 110 20.4 16,529 19.0
Widowed 15,365 17.5 15,364 17.6 24 4.5 15,340 17.6
Never Married 10,786 12.3 10,774 12.3 89 16.5 10,686 12.3
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 11,006 12.6 112 20.8 10,894 12.5
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 20,192 23.1 145 27.0 20,047 23.1
Associate 19,742 22.5 19,739 22.6 115 21.5 19,623 22.6
High School 28,574 32.6 28,546 32.6 112 20.8 28,434 32.7
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 8,020 9.2 53 9.9 7,967 9.2
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 84,439 96.5 536 99.7 83,902 96.5
In poverty 3,064 3.5 3,064 3.5 2 0.3 3,063 3.5
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 20.0 17,493 20.0 196 36.4 17,298 19.9
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 17,496 20.0 204 37.9 17,292 19.9
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 17,501 20.0 106 19.7 17,395 20.0
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 17,504 20.0 26 4.8 17,478 20.1
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 17,508 20.0 6 1.2 17,502 20.1
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 65,632 75.0 515 95.8 65,116 74.9
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 12,506 14.3 4 0.8 12,502 14.4
Spouse 5,677 6.5 5,672 6.5 18 3.4 5,654 6.5
Disabled worker 3,693 4.2 3,693 4.2 . . . . . . 3,693 4.2
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 5. Beneficiary Status, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Scheduled (in thousands)
POPULATION: current law or option beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Current Law Beneficiaries Changes in beneficiary status under proposed option Policy Option Beneficiaries
Added Removed Net Change
Total 87,563 -87 -86 87,476
Sex
Female 46,454 -49 -49 46,405
Male 41,108 -37 -37 41,071
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 -21 -21 16,065
White 54,725 -43 -42 54,682
Black 9,521 -6 -5 9,515
Other 7,231 -17 -16 7,214
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 -76 -76 67,589
Foreign 19,898 -10 -10 19,887
Age
60-69 25,830 -87 -86 25,744
70-79 32,047 0 0 32,047
80-89 21,891 0 0 21,891
90+ 7,795 0 0 7,795
Marital Status
Married 44,755 -48 -47 44,707
Divorced 16,656 -23 -22 16,634
Widowed 15,365 0 0 15,365
Never Married 10,786 -16 -16 10,770
Education
Graduate 11,012 -9 -9 11,002
Bachelor 20,209 -19 -19 20,189
Associate 19,742 -29 -28 19,713
High School 28,574 -18 -18 28,556
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 -11 -10 8,016
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -85 -85 84,413
In poverty 3,064 -2 -1 3,063
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -15 -15 17,496
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 -42 -42 17,470
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 -24 -23 17,490
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 -2 -1 17,510
$0-$33,157 17,513 -3 -3 17,510
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -74 -74 65,612
Widow(er) 12,506 -3 -2 12,503
Spouse 5,677 -10 -9 5,668
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 5. Beneficiary Status, 2050: Longevity Index FRA vs. Payable (in thousands)
POPULATION: current law or option beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Current Law Beneficiaries Changes in beneficiary status under proposed option Policy Option Beneficiaries
Added Removed Net Change
Total 87,563 -87 -86 87,476
Sex
Female 46,454 -49 -49 46,405
Male 41,108 -37 -37 41,071
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 -21 -21 16,065
White 54,725 -43 -42 54,682
Black 9,521 -6 -5 9,515
Other 7,231 -17 -16 7,214
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 -76 -76 67,589
Foreign 19,898 -10 -10 19,887
Age
60-69 25,830 -87 -86 25,744
70-79 32,047 0 0 32,047
80-89 21,891 0 0 21,891
90+ 7,795 0 0 7,795
Marital Status
Married 44,755 -48 -47 44,707
Divorced 16,656 -23 -22 16,634
Widowed 15,365 0 0 15,365
Never Married 10,786 -16 -16 10,770
Education
Graduate 11,012 -9 -9 11,002
Bachelor 20,209 -19 -19 20,189
Associate 19,742 -29 -28 19,713
High School 28,574 -18 -18 28,556
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 -11 -10 8,016
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -85 -85 84,413
In poverty 3,064 -2 -1 3,063
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -15 -15 17,496
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 -42 -42 17,470
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 -24 -23 17,490
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 -2 -1 17,510
$0-$33,157 17,513 -3 -3 17,510
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -74 -74 65,612
Widow(er) 12,506 -3 -2 12,503
Spouse 5,677 -10 -9 5,668
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.