CATEGORY: WORKER BENEFIT CHANGES
PROPOSAL:Reconfigure the minimum benefit: For workers with 10 to 30 years of coverage (YOC = 4 quarters earned that year) set PIA up to 125% of the monthly poverty level
Start date: 2015  End date: not applicable  Proposed by: National Academy of Social Insurance

Projected effects on beneficiaries in 2050

Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2050: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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% 16% 3% 97%
Sex
Female 0% 1% 19% 3% 97%
Male 0% 0% 12% 2% 98%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 0% 25% 1% 99%
White 0% 1% 13% 4% 96%
Black 0% 0% 22% 2% 98%
Other 0% 0% 12% 3% 97%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 0% 15% 3% 97%
Foreign 0% 0% 18% 2% 98%
Age
60-69 0% 0% 21% 1% 99%
70-79 0% 1% 17% 3% 97%
80-89 0% 1% 12% 5% 95%
90+ 0% 0% 7% 5% 95%
Marital Status
Married 0% 1% 17% 4% 96%
Divorced 0% 0% 15% 1% 99%
Widowed 0% 0% 10% 2% 98%
Never Married 0% 0% 22% 1% 99%
Education
Graduate 0% 0% 5% 6% 94%
Bachelor 0% 0% 6% 7% 93%
Associate 0% 0% 16% 2% 98%
High School 0% 1% 23% 2% 98%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 0% 31% 1% 99%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 0% 15% 3% 97%
In poverty 0% 0% 35% 0% 100%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 1% 7% 9% 91%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 1% 10% 6% 94%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 0% 13% 3% 97%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 0% 18% 1% 99%
$0-$33,157 0% 0% 32% 1% 99%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 0% 16% 1% 99%
Widow(er) 0% 0% 9% 2% 98%
Spouse 0% 5% 22% 17% 83%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 19% 0% 100%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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% 1% 99%
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
$200,444+ 0% 100% 0% 100%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 100% 1% 99%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 100% 0% 100%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$33,157 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% 0% 100%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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% 16% 1% 81%
Sex
Female 0% 0% 17% 0% 80%
Male 0% 0% 15% 1% 83%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 0% 26% 0% 84%
White 0% 0% 13% 0% 78%
Black 0% 0% 22% 1% 88%
Other 0% 0% 11% 1% 76%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 0% 16% 1% 81%
Foreign 0% 0% 18% 0% 80%
Age
60-69 0% 0% 21% 0% 84%
70-79 0% 0% 18% 0% 80%
80-89 0% 0% 12% 1% 78%
90+ 0% 0% 6% 0% 75%
Marital Status
Married 0% 0% 19% 0% 74%
Divorced 0% 0% 14% 1% 89%
Widowed 0% 0% 9% 1% 85%
Never Married 0% 0% 20% 0% 91%
Education
Graduate 0% 0% 4% 1% 59%
Bachelor 0% 0% 6% 0% 70%
Associate 0% 0% 17% 1% 81%
High School 0% 0% 23% 0% 83%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 0% 32% 0% 86%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 0% 16% 1% 80%
In poverty 0% 0% 33% 0% 96%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 25%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 0% 8% 1% 57%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 0% 15% 0% 76%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 0% 23% 0% 92%
$0-$33,157 0% 0% 33% 1% 97%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 0% 18% 0% 84%
Widow(er) 0% 0% 9% 2% 87%
Spouse 0% 1% 14% 2% 51%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 21% 0% 89%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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% 97% 0% 98%
Sex
Female 0% 97% 0% 99%
Male 0% 97% 0% 98%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 97% 0% 99%
White 0% 97% 0% 98%
Black 0% 98% 0% 99%
Other 0% 95% 0% 97%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 97% 0% 99%
Foreign 0% 96% 0% 98%
Age
60-69 0% 96% 0% 99%
70-79 0% 98% 0% 99%
80-89 0% 97% 0% 98%
90+ 0% 94% 0% 96%
Marital Status
Married 0% 97% 0% 98%
Divorced 0% 97% 0% 98%
Widowed 0% 97% 0% 99%
Never Married 1% 96% 0% 99%
Education
Graduate 0% 95% 0% 96%
Bachelor 0% 97% 0% 97%
Associate 0% 98% 0% 99%
High School 0% 97% 0% 98%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 96% 0% 98%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 97% 0% 99%
In poverty 4% 86% 1% 97%
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0% 88% 0% 87%
$103,985 - $200,444 0% 99% 0% 99%
$60,527 - $103,985 0% 100% 0% 100%
$33,157 - $60,527 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$33,157 1% 98% 0% 99%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 97% 0% 98%
Widow(er) 0% 97% 0% 99%
Spouse 0% 96% 0% 98%
Disabled worker 0% 97% 0% 100%
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Scheduled Option Change
Total 3.5% 2.8% -0.7% -655
Sex
Female 4.2% 3.4% -0.8% -393
Male 2.7% 2.1% -0.6% -262
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 5.0% 3.9% -1.1% -170
White 2.4% 1.9% -0.5% -281
Black 6.7% 4.9% -1.7% -166
Other 4.1% 3.6% -0.5% -37
Country of Birth
U.S. 2.8% 2.1% -0.7% -487
Foreign 5.9% 5.1% -0.8% -168
Age
60-69 4.4% 3.5% -0.9% -242
70-79 3.1% 2.6% -0.5% -163
80-89 3.2% 2.3% -0.8% -182
90+ 2.9% 2.0% -0.9% -67
Marital Status
Married 1.3% 1.1% -0.2% -81
Divorced 5.2% 3.9% -1.3% -209
Widowed 3.9% 3.0% -0.9% -143
Never Married 9.6% 7.6% -2.0% -220
Education
Graduate 1.3% 1.2% -0.2% -16
Bachelor 1.4% 1.1% -0.3% -56
Associate 2.6% 2.0% -0.6% -109
High School 5.0% 3.8% -1.2% -330
Less than 12 Yrs 8.8% 7.0% -1.8% -141
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
In poverty 100.0% 78.6% -21.4% -655
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% -1
$103,985 - $200,444 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% -5
$60,527 - $103,985 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% -1
$33,157 - $60,527 0.4% 0.3% -0.1% -15
$0-$33,157 16.7% 13.1% -3.6% -632
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 3.5% 2.7% -0.8% -535
Widow(er) 3.1% 2.5% -0.6% -80
Spouse 3.3% 3.1% -0.2% -13
Disabled worker 5.5% 4.8% -0.7% -26
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Payable Option Change
Total 7.0% 2.8% -4.2% -3,705
Sex
Female 8.2% 3.4% -4.8% -2,243
Male 5.6% 2.1% -3.6% -1,461
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 9.4% 3.9% -5.5% -879
White 5.2% 1.9% -3.2% -1,774
Black 13.0% 4.9% -8.1% -773
Other 7.4% 3.6% -3.8% -278
Country of Birth
U.S. 6.1% 2.1% -4.1% -2,749
Foreign 9.9% 5.1% -4.8% -955
Age
60-69 8.1% 3.5% -4.6% -1,188
70-79 6.6% 2.6% -4.0% -1,276
80-89 6.6% 2.3% -4.3% -934
90+ 6.0% 2.0% -3.9% -306
Marital Status
Married 2.3% 1.1% -1.3% -569
Divorced 11.0% 3.9% -7.1% -1,184
Widowed 8.6% 3.0% -5.7% -870
Never Married 17.6% 7.6% -10.0% -1,080
Education
Graduate 2.2% 1.2% -1.1% -118
Bachelor 2.9% 1.1% -1.8% -357
Associate 5.9% 2.0% -3.9% -770
High School 9.8% 3.8% -6.0% -1,722
Less than 12 Yrs 16.2% 7.0% -9.2% -735
Official Poverty
Above poverty 3.6% 0.0% -3.6% -3,050
In poverty 100.0% 78.6% -21.4% -655
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 0.2% 0.1% -0.1% -9
$103,985 - $200,444 0.2% 0.1% -0.1% -20
$60,527 - $103,985 0.5% 0.2% -0.3% -52
$33,157 - $60,527 1.2% 0.3% -0.9% -165
$0-$33,157 32.8% 13.1% -19.7% -3,457
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 6.5% 2.7% -3.9% -2,532
Widow(er) 8.1% 2.5% -5.7% -709
Spouse 6.9% 3.1% -3.8% -217
Disabled worker 11.5% 4.8% -6.6% -245
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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 14,358 100.0 385 100.0 13,973 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 9,149 63.7 294 76.4 8,855 63.4
Male 41,108 46.9 5,209 36.3 91 23.6 5,118 36.6
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 4,037 28.1 45 11.7 3,992 28.6
White 54,725 62.5 7,259 50.6 274 71.2 6,985 50.0
Black 9,521 10.9 2,153 15.0 39 10.1 2,114 15.1
Other 7,231 8.3 909 6.3 27 6.9 882 6.3
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 10,651 74.2 312 81.0 10,339 74.0
Foreign 19,898 22.7 3,707 25.8 73 19.0 3,634 26.0
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 5,577 38.8 41 10.6 5,536 39.6
70-79 32,047 36.6 5,539 38.6 186 48.3 5,354 38.3
80-89 21,891 25.0 2,690 18.7 131 34.0 2,560 18.3
90+ 7,795 8.9 551 3.8 27 7.0 524 3.8
Marital Status
Married 44,755 51.1 7,787 54.2 318 82.8 7,469 53.5
Divorced 16,656 19.0 2,572 17.9 26 6.9 2,546 18.2
Widowed 15,365 17.5 1,568 10.9 25 6.5 1,543 11.0
Never Married 10,786 12.3 2,430 16.9 15 3.8 2,415 17.3
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 529 3.7 32 8.3 497 3.6
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 1,359 9.5 93 24.1 1,267 9.1
Associate 19,742 22.5 3,313 23.1 82 21.3 3,231 23.1
High School 28,574 32.6 6,632 46.2 155 40.2 6,477 46.4
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 2,524 17.6 23 6.1 2,501 17.9
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 13,298 92.6 385 100.0 12,913 92.4
In poverty 3,064 3.5 1,060 7.4 . . . . . . 1,060 7.6
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 20.0 1,296 9.0 113 29.5 1,183 8.5
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 1,833 12.8 106 27.5 1,727 12.4
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 2,349 16.4 82 21.3 2,267 16.2
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 3,218 22.4 27 7.1 3,190 22.8
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 5,661 39.4 56 14.6 5,605 40.1
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 10,929 76.1 107 27.9 10,822 77.4
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 1,203 8.4 20 5.3 1,182 8.5
Spouse 5,677 6.5 1,521 10.6 257 66.7 1,264 9.0
Disabled worker 3,693 4.2 705 4.9 . . . . . . 705 5.0
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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 87,563 100.0 15 100.0 87,547 100.0
Sex
Female 46,454 53.1 46,454 53.1 . . . . . . 46,454 53.1
Male 41,108 46.9 41,108 46.9 15 100.0 41,093 46.9
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 18.4 16,087 18.4 1 9.8 16,085 18.4
White 54,725 62.5 54,725 62.5 13 84.9 54,712 62.5
Black 9,521 10.9 9,521 10.9 1 5.3 9,520 10.9
Other 7,231 8.3 7,231 8.3 . . . . . . 7,231 8.3
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 77.3 67,665 77.3 13 84.9 67,652 77.3
Foreign 19,898 22.7 19,898 22.7 2 15.1 19,895 22.7
Age
60-69 25,830 29.5 25,830 29.5 15 100.0 25,815 29.5
70-79 32,047 36.6 32,047 36.6 . . . . . . 32,047 36.6
80-89 21,891 25.0 21,891 25.0 . . . . . . 21,891 25.0
90+ 7,795 8.9 7,795 8.9 . . . . . . 7,795 8.9
Marital Status
Married 44,755 51.1 44,755 51.1 15 100.0 44,739 51.1
Divorced 16,656 19.0 16,656 19.0 . . . . . . 16,656 19.0
Widowed 15,365 17.5 15,365 17.5 . . . . . . 15,365 17.6
Never Married 10,786 12.3 10,786 12.3 . . . . . . 10,786 12.3
Education
Graduate 11,012 12.6 11,012 12.6 6 36.5 11,006 12.6
Bachelor 20,209 23.1 20,209 23.1 6 37.8 20,203 23.1
Associate 19,742 22.5 19,742 22.5 . . . . . . 19,742 22.5
High School 28,574 32.6 28,574 32.6 . . . . . . 28,574 32.6
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 9.2 8,026 9.2 4 25.7 8,023 9.2
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 96.5 84,498 96.5 15 100.0 84,483 96.5
In poverty 3,064 3.5 3,064 3.5 . . . . . . 3,064 3.5
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 20.0 17,512 20.0 5 30.1 17,507 20.0
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 20.0 17,512 20.0 10 64.6 17,503 20.0
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 20.0 17,514 20.0 1 5.3 17,513 20.0
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 20.0 17,511 20.0 . . . . . . 17,511 20.0
$0-$33,157 17,513 20.0 17,513 20.0 . . . . . . 17,513 20.0
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 75.0 65,687 75.0 12 76.5 65,675 75.0
Widow(er) 12,506 14.3 12,506 14.3 . . . . . . 12,506 14.3
Spouse 5,677 6.5 5,677 6.5 4 23.5 5,674 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 #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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 -4 87,592
Sex
Female 46,454 0 46,468
Male 41,108 -4 41,124
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 0 16,104
White 54,725 -3 54,735
Black 9,521 +1 9,523
Other 7,231 0 0 7,231
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 -3 67,685
Foreign 19,898 +1 19,906
Age
60-69 25,830 -4 25,859
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 -4 44,770
Divorced 16,656 0 16,660
Widowed 15,365 0 0 15,365
Never Married 10,786 0 10,796
Education
Graduate 11,012 0 11,018
Bachelor 20,209 -3 0 20,209
Associate 19,742 0 19,747
High School 28,574 0 28,585
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 +1 8,033
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -4 84,527
In poverty 3,064 0 0 3,064
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -3 -2 17,509
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 0 17,518
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 +1 17,537
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 0 17,515
$0-$33,157 17,513 0 0 17,513
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -3 -2 65,684
Widow(er) 12,506 0 0 12,506
Spouse 5,677 +1 0 5,676
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
None 0 0 33
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
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: Reconfigure Minimum Benefit 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 -4 87,592
Sex
Female 46,454 0 46,468
Male 41,108 -4 41,124
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 16,087 0 16,104
White 54,725 -3 54,735
Black 9,521 +1 9,523
Other 7,231 0 0 7,231
Country of Birth
U.S. 67,665 -3 67,685
Foreign 19,898 +1 19,906
Age
60-69 25,830 -4 25,859
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 -4 44,770
Divorced 16,656 0 16,660
Widowed 15,365 0 0 15,365
Never Married 10,786 0 10,796
Education
Graduate 11,012 0 11,018
Bachelor 20,209 -3 0 20,209
Associate 19,742 0 19,747
High School 28,574 0 28,585
Less than 12 Yrs 8,026 +1 8,033
Official Poverty
Above poverty 84,498 -4 84,527
In poverty 3,064 0 0 3,064
Household Income Quintile
$200,444+ 17,512 -3 -2 17,509
$103,985 - $200,444 17,512 0 17,518
$60,527 - $103,985 17,514 +1 17,537
$33,157 - $60,527 17,511 0 17,515
$0-$33,157 17,513 0 0 17,513
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 65,687 -3 -2 65,684
Widow(er) 12,506 0 0 12,506
Spouse 5,677 +1 0 5,676
Disabled worker 3,693 0 0 3,693
None 0 0 33
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: NASI0801v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.