CATEGORY: WORKER BENEFIT CHANGES
PROPOSAL:Index PIA factors to longevity: Multiply factors by the ratio of life expectancy at 67 in 2018 to the life expectancy at age 67 in the 4th year prior to the year of initial benefit eligibility
Start date: 2023  End date: not applicable  Proposed by: Bipartisan Policy Center

Projected effects on beneficiaries in 2050

Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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 -3% 71% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Sex
Female -3% 69% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Male -3% 74% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic -3% 73% 0% -5% 100% 0%
White -3% 70% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Black -3% 70% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Other -3% 76% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. -3% 70% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Foreign -3% 75% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Age
60-69 -6% 77% 0% -6% 100% 0%
70-79 -4% 88% 0% -4% 100% 0%
80-89 -1% 64% 0% -2% 100% 0%
90+ 0% 1% 0% -1% 100% 0%
Marital Status
Married -3% 77% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Divorced -3% 73% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Widowed 0% 48% 0% -3% 100% 0%
Never Married -4% 75% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Education
Graduate -3% 74% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Bachelor -3% 75% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Associate -3% 70% 0% -4% 100% 0%
High School -3% 68% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -4% 72% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty -3% 71% 0% -4% 100% 0%
In poverty -3% 66% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ -3% 77% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$103,985 - $200,444 -4% 77% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$60,527 - $103,985 -3% 72% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$33,157 - $60,527 -2% 66% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$0-$33,157 -2% 63% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -4% 80% 0%
Widow(er) 0% 44% 0%
Spouse -3% 79% 0%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 0%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Note: — = 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: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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% 3% 97%
70-79 0% 100% 0% 100%
80-89 0% 100% 0% 100%
90+ 0% 100% 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% 99%
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% 1% 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%
Widow(er) 0% 100%
Spouse 0% 100%
Disabled worker 0% 100%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Note: — = 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: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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% 49% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Sex
Female 0% 48% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Male -1% 51% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic -1% 55% 0% -1% 72% 0%
White 0% 47% 0% -1% 65% 0%
Black -1% 53% 0% -1% 74% 0%
Other 0% 45% 0% -1% 58% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 49% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Foreign -1% 50% 0% -1% 66% 0%
Age
60-69 -1% 64% 0% -2% 80% 0%
70-79 -1% 64% 0% -1% 71% 0%
80-89 0% 27% 0% 0% 40% 0%
90+ 0% 1% 0% 0% 41% 0%
Marital Status
Married -1% 54% 0% -1% 66% 0%
Divorced -1% 51% 0% -1% 70% 0%
Widowed 0% 29% 0% -1% 60% 0%
Never Married -1% 56% 0% -1% 74% 0%
Education
Graduate 0% 41% 0% -1% 55% 0%
Bachelor 0% 46% 0% -1% 61% 0%
Associate -1% 51% 0% -1% 70% 0%
High School -1% 51% 0% -1% 72% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -1% 56% 0% -2% 75% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 49% 0% -1% 66% 0%
In poverty -1% 54% 0% -3% 82% 0%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 16% 0% 0% 21% 0%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 47% 0% -1% 60% 0%
$60,527 - $103,985 -1% 60% 0% -1% 79% 0%
$33,157 - $60,527 -1% 62% 0% -2% 89% 0%
$0-$33,157 -1% 60% 0% -3% 94% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -1% 54% 0%
Widow(er) 0% 31% 0%
Spouse -1% 54% 0%
Disabled worker 0% 10% 0%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Note: — = 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: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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% 94%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 95% 0% 94%
White 0% 95% 0% 95%
Black 1% 96% 1% 95%
Other 0% 93% 0% 92%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 95% 0% 95%
Foreign 0% 94% 0% 93%
Age
60-69 1% 92% 1% 91%
70-79 0% 97% 0% 96%
80-89 0% 96% 0% 96%
90+ 0% 94% 0% 93%
Marital Status
Married 0% 95% 0% 95%
Divorced 0% 95% 1% 95%
Widowed 0% 96% 0% 95%
Never Married 1% 93% 1% 93%
Education
Graduate 0% 93% 0% 93%
Bachelor 0% 95% 0% 94%
Associate 0% 96% 0% 96%
High School 0% 96% 0% 95%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 93% 0% 93%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 95% 0% 95%
In poverty 4% 83% 4% 83%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 83% 0% 83%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 97% 0% 97%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 98% 0% 98%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 100% 0% 99%
$0-$33,157 1% 97% 1% 97%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 95%
Widow(er) 0% 96%
Spouse 0% 94%
Disabled worker 0% 97%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: RD0714v1
Note: — = 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: Index PIA Factors to Longevity vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Scheduled Option Change
Total 3.5% 3.8%
Sex
Female 4.2% 4.5%
Male 2.7% 3.0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 5.0% 5.4%
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% 6.3%
Age
60-69 4.4% 4.9%
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% 4.2%
Never Married 9.6% 10.4%
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% 9.5%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0.0% 0.3%
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% 18.0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 3.5% 3.8%
Widow(er) 3.1% 3.3%
Spouse 3.3% 3.6%
Disabled worker 5.5% 5.5% 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, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Payable Option Change
Total 7.0% 3.8% -3.2% -2,817
Sex
Female 8.2% 4.5% -3.7% -1,726
Male 5.6% 3.0% -2.7% -1,091
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 9.4% 5.4% -4.0% -648
White 5.2% 2.6% -2.6% -1,401
Black 13.0% 7.2% -5.8% -556
Other 7.4% 4.5% -2.9% -210
Country of Birth
U.S. 6.1% 3.0% -3.1% -2,099
Foreign 9.9% 6.3% -3.6% -717
Age
60-69 8.1% 4.9% -3.2% -817
70-79 6.6% 3.4% -3.2% -1,030
80-89 6.6% 3.2% -3.3% -733
90+ 6.0% 2.9% -3.0% -236
Marital Status
Married 2.3% 1.3% -1.0% -451
Divorced 11.0% 5.6% -5.4% -901
Widowed 8.6% 4.2% -4.5% -685
Never Married 17.6% 10.4% -7.2% -779
Education
Graduate 2.2% 1.4% -0.8% -90
Bachelor 2.9% 1.5% -1.4% -283
Associate 5.9% 2.8% -3.2% -624
High School 9.8% 5.3% -4.5% -1,287
Less than 12 Yrs 16.2% 9.5% -6.6% -532
Official Poverty
Above poverty 3.6% 0.3% -3.3% -2,817
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% -142
$0-$33,157 32.8% 18.0% -14.9% -2,605
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 6.5% 3.8% -2.8% -1,809
Widow(er) 8.1% 3.3% -4.8% -599
Spouse 6.9% 3.6% -3.3% -189
Disabled worker 11.5% 5.5% -5.9% -218
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, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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 62,223 100.0 62,174 100.0 49 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 31,889 51.2 31,847 51.2 42 85.2
Male 41,108 46.9 30,335 48.8 30,327 48.8 7 14.8
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 11,775 18.9 11,769 18.9 5 11.0
White 54,725 62.5 38,304 61.6 38,278 61.6 26 52.6
Black 9,521 10.9 6,675 10.7 6,666 10.7 9 18.4
Other 7,231 8.3 5,470 8.8 5,461 8.8 9 18.0
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 47,380 76.1 47,342 76.1 38 76.9
Foreign 19,898 22.7 14,843 23.9 14,832 23.9 11 23.1
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 19,998 32.1 19,978 32.1 20 40.5
70-79 32,047 36.6 28,168 45.3 28,144 45.3 25 50.2
80-89 21,891 25.0 13,950 22.4 13,945 22.4 5 9.3
90+ 7,795 8.9 107 0.2 107 0.2 . . . . . .
Marital Status
Married 44,755 51.1 34,542 55.5 34,520 55.5 22 44.8
Divorced 16,656 19.0 12,152 19.5 12,137 19.5 15 31.1
Widowed 15,365 17.5 7,411 11.9 7,400 11.9 12 24.1
Never Married 10,786 12.3 8,118 13.0 8,118 13.1 . . . . . .
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 8,141 13.1 8,138 13.1 3 6.7
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 15,164 24.4 15,151 24.4 13 27.0
Associate 19,742 22.5 13,850 22.3 13,835 22.3 15 29.8
High School 28,574 32.6 19,302 31.0 19,289 31.0 13 25.7
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 5,766 9.3 5,761 9.3 5 10.7
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 60,191 96.7 60,144 96.7 47 95.5
In poverty 3,064 3.5 2,032 3.3 2,030 3.3 2 4.5
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 20.0 13,404 21.5 13,401 21.6 3 6.9
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 13,517 21.7 13,506 21.7 11 22.1
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 12,701 20.4 12,696 20.4 5 10.0
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 11,522 18.5 11,511 18.5 12 23.8
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 11,079 17.8 11,061 17.8 18 37.2
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 52,223 83.9 52,223 84.0 . . . . . .
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 5,518 8.9 5,480 8.8 38 77.7
Spouse 5,677 6.5 4,481 7.2 4,470 7.2 11 22.3
Disabled worker 3,693 4.2 2 0.0 2 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 4. Beneficiary characteristics, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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 87,525 100.0 571 100.0 86,955 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 46,437 53.1 272 47.6 46,165 53.1
Male 41,108 46.9 41,089 46.9 299 52.4 40,790 46.9
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 16,077 18.4 102 17.9 15,975 18.4
White 54,725 62.5 54,709 62.5 365 64.0 54,344 62.5
Black 9,521 10.9 9,512 10.9 54 9.4 9,459 10.9
Other 7,231 8.3 7,227 8.3 49 8.6 7,177 8.3
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 67,643 77.3 469 82.2 67,174 77.3
Foreign 19,898 22.7 19,883 22.7 101 17.8 19,781 22.7
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 25,793 29.5 565 99.0 25,228 29.0
70-79 32,047 36.6 32,047 36.6 5 1.0 32,041 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 44,735 51.1 311 54.6 44,424 51.1
Divorced 16,656 19.0 16,649 19.0 134 23.5 16,515 19.0
Widowed 15,365 17.5 15,364 17.6 31 5.5 15,332 17.6
Never Married 10,786 12.3 10,777 12.3 93 16.4 10,684 12.3
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 11,006 12.6 114 19.9 10,893 12.5
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 20,197 23.1 153 26.9 20,044 23.1
Associate 19,742 22.5 19,736 22.5 128 22.5 19,608 22.5
High School 28,574 32.6 28,566 32.6 122 21.3 28,444 32.7
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 8,020 9.2 53 9.4 7,967 9.2
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 84,461 96.5 569 99.7 83,892 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 17,498 20.0 190 33.3 17,308 19.9
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 17,507 20.0 212 37.2 17,294 19.9
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 17,507 20.0 125 22.0 17,382 20.0
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 17,504 20.0 34 5.9 17,470 20.1
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 17,510 20.0 9 1.6 17,501 20.1
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 65,654 75.0 521 91.3 65,133 74.9
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 12,504 14.3 31 5.4 12,474 14.3
Spouse 5,677 6.5 5,675 6.5 19 3.4 5,655 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 #: 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, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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 -85 -84 87,478
Sex
Female 46,454 -48 -47 46,407
Male 41,108 -37 -37 41,071
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 -20 -19 16,067
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 -73 -73 67,592
Foreign 19,898 -11 -11 19,886
Age
60-69 25,830 -85 -84 25,745
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 -43 -43 44,712
Divorced 16,656 -26 -25 16,631
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 -17 -16 20,192
Associate 19,742 -29 -28 19,713
High School 28,574 -19 -19 28,555
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 -11 -10 8,016
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -83 -83 84,415
In poverty 3,064 -2 -1 3,063
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -13 -13 17,498
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 -40 -39 17,473
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 -24 -23 17,490
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 -5 -4 17,507
$0-$33,157 17,513 -3 -3 17,510
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -71 -71 65,615
Widow(er) 12,506 -6 -5 12,500
Spouse 5,677 -8 -7 5,670
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
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, 2050: Index PIA Factors to Longevity 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 -85 -84 87,478
Sex
Female 46,454 -48 -47 46,407
Male 41,108 -37 -37 41,071
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 -20 -19 16,067
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 -73 -73 67,592
Foreign 19,898 -11 -11 19,886
Age
60-69 25,830 -85 -84 25,745
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 -43 -43 44,712
Divorced 16,656 -26 -25 16,631
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 -17 -16 20,192
Associate 19,742 -29 -28 19,713
High School 28,574 -19 -19 28,555
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 -11 -10 8,016
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -83 -83 84,415
In poverty 3,064 -2 -1 3,063
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -13 -13 17,498
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 -40 -39 17,473
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 -24 -23 17,490
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 -5 -4 17,507
$0-$33,157 17,513 -3 -3 17,510
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -71 -71 65,615
Widow(er) 12,506 -6 -5 12,500
Spouse 5,677 -8 -7 5,670
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
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.