CATEGORY: WORKER BENEFIT CHANGES
PROPOSAL:Increase benefits for older beneficiaries: PIA increase is phased-in starting at 81 and by 85 is equal to 5 percent of the average retired-worker PIA in the year the beneficiary turns 80
Start date: 2016  End date: not applicable  Proposed by: Bipartisan Policy Center

Projected effects on beneficiaries in 2070

Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 0% 0% 30% 0% 100%
Sex
Female 0% 0% 33% 0% 100%
Male 0% 0% 27% 0% 100%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 0% 23% 0% 100%
White 0% 0% 34% 0% 100%
Black 0% 0% 26% 1% 99%
Other 0% 0% 31% 0% 100%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 0% 30% 0% 100%
Foreign 0% 0% 31% 0% 100%
Age
60-69 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
70-79 0% 0% 3% 0% 100%
80-89 0% 79% 0% 100%
90+ 0% 99% 0% 100%
Marital Status
Married 0% 0% 23% 1% 99%
Divorced 0% 0% 28% 0% 100%
Widowed 0% 63% 0% 100%
Never Married 0% 0% 23% 0% 100%
Education
Graduate 0% 0% 34% 0% 100%
Bachelor 0% 0% 37% 0% 100%
Associate 0% 0% 29% 0% 100%
High School 0% 0% 28% 0% 100%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 0% 19% 0% 100%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 0% 30% 0% 100%
In poverty 0% 0% 30% 0% 100%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 0% 28% 0% 100%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 0% 25% 0% 100%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 0% 29% 0% 100%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 0% 33% 0% 100%
$0-$36,533 0% 0% 34% 0% 100%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 0% 28% 0% 100%
Widow(er) 0% 52% 0% 100%
Spouse 0% 1% 23% 6% 94%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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 1. Individual benefit changes, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 0% 100% 0% 100%
Sex
Female 0% 100% 0% 100%
Male 0% 100% 0% 100%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 100% 0% 100%
White 0% 100% 0% 100%
Black 0% 100% 0% 100%
Other 0% 100% 0% 100%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 100% 0% 100%
Foreign 0% 100% 0% 100%
Age
60-69 0% 100% 0% 100%
70-79 0% 100% 0% 100%
80-89 0% 100% 0% 100%
90+ 0% 100% 0% 100%
Marital Status
Married 0% 100% 0% 100%
Divorced 0% 100% 0% 100%
Widowed 0% 100% 0% 100%
Never Married 0% 100% 0% 100%
Education
Graduate 0% 100% 0% 100%
Bachelor 0% 100% 0% 100%
Associate 0% 100% 0% 100%
High School 0% 100% 0% 100%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 100% 0% 100%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 100% 0% 100%
In poverty 0% 100% 0% 100%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 100% 0% 100%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 100% 0% 100%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 100% 0% 100%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$36,533 0% 100% 0% 100%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 100% 0% 100%
Widow(er) 0% 100% 0% 100%
Spouse 0% 100% 0% 100%
Disabled worker 0% 100% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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 2. Household income changes, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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% 0% 20% 0% 66%
Sex
Female 0% 0% 24% 0% 70%
Male 0% 0% 17% 0% 60%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 0% 18% 0% 74%
White 0% 0% 22% 0% 63%
Black 0% 0% 21% 0% 76%
Other 0% 0% 18% 0% 56%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 0% 20% 0% 66%
Foreign 0% 0% 21% 0% 65%
Age
60-69 0% 0% 1% 0% 71%
70-79 0% 0% 3% 0% 71%
80-89 0% 53% 0% 66%
90+ 0% 64% 0% 65%
Marital Status
Married 0% 0% 15% 0% 60%
Divorced 0% 0% 19% 0% 70%
Widowed 0% 0% 42% 0% 68%
Never Married 0% 0% 16% 0% 69%
Education
Graduate 0% 0% 18% 0% 51%
Bachelor 0% 0% 21% 0% 57%
Associate 0% 0% 22% 0% 73%
High School 0% 0% 22% 0% 74%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 0% 15% 0% 75%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 0% 20% 0% 65%
In poverty 0% 0% 27% 0% 88%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 2%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 0% 9% 0% 0% 36%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 0% 26% 0% 83%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 0% 33% 0% 94%
$0-$36,533 0% 0% 34% 0% 96%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 0% 19% 0% 63%
Widow(er) 0% 0% 38% 0% 74%
Spouse 0% 0% 15% 1% 58%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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 2. Household income changes, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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% 98% 0% 98%
Sex
Female 0% 98% 0% 98%
Male 0% 98% 0% 98%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 98% 0% 99%
White 0% 98% 0% 98%
Black 0% 98% 0% 99%
Other 0% 96% 0% 96%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 98% 0% 98%
Foreign 0% 96% 0% 97%
Age
60-69 0% 97% 0% 100%
70-79 0% 98% 0% 99%
80-89 0% 99% 0% 99%
90+ 0% 97% 0% 97%
Marital Status
Married 0% 98% 0% 98%
Divorced 0% 98% 0% 99%
Widowed 0% 98% 0% 98%
Never Married 0% 97% 0% 98%
Education
Graduate 0% 97% 0% 97%
Bachelor 0% 98% 0% 98%
Associate 0% 99% 0% 99%
High School 0% 98% 0% 99%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 97% 0% 98%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 98% 0% 98%
In poverty 4% 86% 1% 88%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 92% 0% 91%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 99% 0% 100%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 100% 0% 100%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$36,533 0% 98% 0% 99%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 98% 0% 98%
Widow(er) 0% 98% 0% 98%
Spouse 0% 98% 0% 97%
Disabled worker 0% 98% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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 3. Poverty, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Scheduled Option Change
Total 2.1% 2.0% -0.1% -106
Sex
Female 2.4% 2.3% -0.1% -67
Male 1.8% 1.7% -0.1% -38
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 2.9% 2.8% -0.1% -25
White 1.4% 1.3% -0.1% -47
Black 4.2% 4.0% -0.2% -19
Other 2.3% 2.1% -0.1% -13
Country of Birth
U.S. 1.6% 1.5% -0.1% -63
Foreign 3.9% 3.7% -0.2% -43
Age
60-69 2.4% 2.4% 0.0% -1
70-79 2.0% 2.0% 0.0% -2
80-89 2.1% 1.8% -0.3% -73
90+ 1.6% 1.3% -0.3% -29
Marital Status
Married 0.7% 0.7% 0.0% -7
Divorced 2.6% 2.5% -0.1% -28
Widowed 1.9% 1.7% -0.2% -34
Never Married 5.3% 5.1% -0.2% -35
Education
Graduate 0.8% 0.8% 0.0% -3
Bachelor 0.8% 0.7% -0.1% -18
Associate 1.5% 1.4% 0.0% -6
High School 2.9% 2.7% -0.2% -56
Less than 12 Yrs 5.5% 5.3% -0.2% -21
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
In poverty 100.0% 94.9% -5.1% -106
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
$116,305 - $221,317 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
$67,516 - $116,305 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% -3
$36,533 - $67,516 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% -4
$0-$36,533 10.3% 9.8% -0.5% -98
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 2.2% 2.1% -0.1% -86
Widow(er) 1.4% 1.3% -0.1% -18
Spouse 1.9% 1.9% 0.0% -1
Disabled worker 3.2% 3.2% 0.0% 0
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 3. Poverty, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Payable Option Change
Total 4.7% 2.0% -2.7% -2,641
Sex
Female 5.3% 2.3% -3.0% -1,546
Male 4.0% 1.7% -2.3% -1,095
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 6.3% 2.8% -3.5% -833
White 3.2% 1.3% -1.9% -1,053
Black 9.0% 4.0% -5.0% -497
Other 4.8% 2.1% -2.7% -256
Country of Birth
U.S. 3.9% 1.5% -2.4% -1,864
Foreign 7.2% 3.7% -3.5% -776
Age
60-69 4.9% 2.4% -2.5% -699
70-79 4.5% 2.0% -2.5% -920
80-89 4.9% 1.8% -3.1% -769
90+ 4.0% 1.3% -2.8% -252
Marital Status
Married 1.5% 0.7% -0.8% -346
Divorced 6.1% 2.5% -3.6% -740
Widowed 5.2% 1.7% -3.5% -526
Never Married 10.8% 5.1% -5.7% -1,027
Education
Graduate 1.6% 0.8% -0.9% -122
Bachelor 1.7% 0.7% -1.0% -216
Associate 3.7% 1.4% -2.2% -476
High School 6.6% 2.7% -3.9% -1,238
Less than 12 Yrs 11.0% 5.3% -5.6% -587
Official Poverty
Above poverty 2.6% 0.0% -2.6% -2,538
In poverty 99.8% 94.9% -4.9% -102
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% -4
$116,305 - $221,317 0.1% 0.0% -0.1% -10
$67,516 - $116,305 0.2% 0.0% -0.1% -28
$36,533 - $67,516 0.7% 0.2% -0.6% -111
$0-$36,533 22.3% 9.8% -12.5% -2,486
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 4.6% 2.1% -2.6% -1,942
Widow(er) 4.5% 1.3% -3.2% -432
Spouse 4.0% 1.9% -2.2% -118
Disabled worker 6.8% 3.2% -3.6% -148
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 99,367 100.0 29,895 100.0 77 100.0 29,818 100.0
Sex
Female 51,669 52.0 16,885 56.5 42 55.5 16,843 56.5
Male 47,698 48.0 13,009 43.5 34 44.5 12,975 43.5
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 23.9 5,393 18.0 12 16.0 5,380 18.0
White 55,862 56.2 18,896 63.2 45 58.5 18,851 63.2
Black 10,043 10.1 2,650 8.9 14 18.2 2,636 8.8
Other 9,664 9.7 2,956 9.9 6 7.3 2,950 9.9
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 78.0 23,147 77.4 60 78.7 23,087 77.4
Foreign 21,888 22.0 6,747 22.6 16 21.3 6,731 22.6
Age
60-69 28,040 28.2 98 0.3 . . . . . . 98 0.3
70-79 37,436 37.7 1,132 3.8 2 2.4 1,130 3.8
80-89 24,883 25.0 19,709 65.9 67 88.0 19,641 65.9
90+ 9,008 9.1 8,956 30.0 7 9.6 8,948 30.0
Marital Status
Married 45,743 46.0 10,563 35.3 69 89.7 10,494 35.2
Divorced 20,504 20.6 5,655 18.9 4 5.5 5,651 19.0
Widowed 15,160 15.3 9,534 31.9 4 4.8 9,530 32.0
Never Married 17,960 18.1 4,143 13.9 . . . . . . 4,143 13.9
Education
Graduate 13,734 13.8 4,629 15.5 13 17.4 4,615 15.5
Bachelor 22,043 22.2 8,093 27.1 8 11.1 8,085 27.1
Associate 21,221 21.4 6,180 20.7 13 16.7 6,167 20.7
High School 31,969 32.2 9,013 30.1 35 45.2 8,978 30.1
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 10.5 1,980 6.6 7 9.7 1,973 6.6
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 97.9 29,254 97.9 77 100.0 29,177 97.9
In poverty 2,107 2.1 641 2.1 . . . . . . 641 2.1
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 20.0 5,561 18.6 11 13.7 5,550 18.6
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 20.0 5,004 16.7 17 22.4 4,986 16.7
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 20.0 5,878 19.7 18 23.4 5,860 19.7
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 20.0 6,586 22.0 12 15.8 6,574 22.0
$0-$36,533 19,877 20.0 6,867 23.0 19 24.7 6,848 23.0
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 76.6 21,445 71.7 . . . . . . 21,445 71.9
Widow(er) 13,655 13.7 7,105 23.8 2 2.4 7,103 23.8
Spouse 5,494 5.5 1,345 4.5 75 97.6 1,270 4.3
Disabled worker 4,069 4.1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 99,367 100.0 99,367 100.0 . . . . . . 99,367 100.0
Sex
Female 51,669 52.0 51,669 52.0 . . . . . . 51,669 52.0
Male 47,698 48.0 47,698 48.0 . . . . . . 47,698 48.0
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 23.9 23,798 23.9 . . . . . . 23,798 23.9
White 55,862 56.2 55,862 56.2 . . . . . . 55,862 56.2
Black 10,043 10.1 10,043 10.1 . . . . . . 10,043 10.1
Other 9,664 9.7 9,664 9.7 . . . . . . 9,664 9.7
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 78.0 77,479 78.0 . . . . . . 77,479 78.0
Foreign 21,888 22.0 21,888 22.0 . . . . . . 21,888 22.0
Age
60-69 28,040 28.2 28,040 28.2 . . . . . . 28,040 28.2
70-79 37,436 37.7 37,436 37.7 . . . . . . 37,436 37.7
80-89 24,883 25.0 24,883 25.0 . . . . . . 24,883 25.0
90+ 9,008 9.1 9,008 9.1 . . . . . . 9,008 9.1
Marital Status
Married 45,743 46.0 45,743 46.0 . . . . . . 45,743 46.0
Divorced 20,504 20.6 20,504 20.6 . . . . . . 20,504 20.6
Widowed 15,160 15.3 15,160 15.3 . . . . . . 15,160 15.3
Never Married 17,960 18.1 17,960 18.1 . . . . . . 17,960 18.1
Education
Graduate 13,734 13.8 13,734 13.8 . . . . . . 13,734 13.8
Bachelor 22,043 22.2 22,043 22.2 . . . . . . 22,043 22.2
Associate 21,221 21.4 21,221 21.4 . . . . . . 21,221 21.4
High School 31,969 32.2 31,969 32.2 . . . . . . 31,969 32.2
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 10.5 10,400 10.5 . . . . . . 10,400 10.5
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 97.9 97,260 97.9 . . . . . . 97,260 97.9
In poverty 2,107 2.1 2,107 2.1 . . . . . . 2,107 2.1
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 20.0 19,874 20.0 . . . . . . 19,874 20.0
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 20.0 19,873 20.0 . . . . . . 19,873 20.0
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 20.0 19,873 20.0 . . . . . . 19,873 20.0
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 20.0 19,870 20.0 . . . . . . 19,870 20.0
$0-$36,533 19,877 20.0 19,877 20.0 . . . . . . 19,877 20.0
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 76.6 76,149 76.6 . . . . . . 76,149 76.6
Widow(er) 13,655 13.7 13,655 13.7 . . . . . . 13,655 13.7
Spouse 5,494 5.5 5,494 5.5 . . . . . . 5,494 5.5
Disabled worker 4,069 4.1 4,069 4.1 . . . . . . 4,069 4.1
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 99,367 0 0 99,367
Sex
Female 51,669 0 0 51,669
Male 47,698 0 0 47,698
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 0 0 23,798
White 55,862 0 0 55,862
Black 10,043 0 0 10,043
Other 9,664 0 0 9,664
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 0 0 77,479
Foreign 21,888 0 0 21,888
Age
60-69 28,040 0 0 28,040
70-79 37,436 0 0 37,436
80-89 24,883 0 0 24,883
90+ 9,008 0 0 9,008
Marital Status
Married 45,743 0 0 45,743
Divorced 20,504 0 0 20,504
Widowed 15,160 0 0 15,160
Never Married 17,960 0 0 17,960
Education
Graduate 13,734 0 0 13,734
Bachelor 22,043 0 0 22,043
Associate 21,221 0 0 21,221
High School 31,969 0 0 31,969
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 0 0 10,400
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 0 0 97,260
In poverty 2,107 0 0 2,107
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 0 0 19,874
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 0 0 19,873
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 0 0 19,873
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 0 0 19,870
$0-$36,533 19,877 0 0 19,877
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 0 0 76,149
Widow(er) 13,655 0 0 13,655
Spouse 5,494 0 0 5,494
Disabled worker 4,069 0 0 4,069
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
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, 2070: Older Beneficiaries Increase 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 99,367 0 0 99,367
Sex
Female 51,669 0 0 51,669
Male 47,698 0 0 47,698
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 0 0 23,798
White 55,862 0 0 55,862
Black 10,043 0 0 10,043
Other 9,664 0 0 9,664
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 0 0 77,479
Foreign 21,888 0 0 21,888
Age
60-69 28,040 0 0 28,040
70-79 37,436 0 0 37,436
80-89 24,883 0 0 24,883
90+ 9,008 0 0 9,008
Marital Status
Married 45,743 0 0 45,743
Divorced 20,504 0 0 20,504
Widowed 15,160 0 0 15,160
Never Married 17,960 0 0 17,960
Education
Graduate 13,734 0 0 13,734
Bachelor 22,043 0 0 22,043
Associate 21,221 0 0 21,221
High School 31,969 0 0 31,969
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 0 0 10,400
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 0 0 97,260
In poverty 2,107 0 0 2,107
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 0 0 19,874
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 0 0 19,873
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 0 0 19,873
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 0 0 19,870
$0-$36,533 19,877 0 0 19,877
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 0 0 76,149
Widow(er) 13,655 0 0 13,655
Spouse 5,494 0 0 5,494
Disabled worker 4,069 0 0 4,069
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.