SSI Monthly Statistics, December 2021

Federal Payments

Table 10. Number of recipients, by state or other area, eligibility category, and age, December 2021
State or area Total Eligibility category Age
Aged Blind and disabled Under 18 18–64 65 or older
All areas 7,563,772 1,069,296 6,494,476 1,037,295 4,312,161 2,214,316
Alabama 150,729 7,132 143,597 19,353 101,935 29,441
Alaska 11,787 1,686 10,101 1,050 7,365 3,372
Arizona 114,713 17,252 97,461 15,475 65,872 33,366
Arkansas 98,935 4,351 94,584 22,026 61,780 15,129
California 1,024,860 290,897 733,963 86,850 444,960 493,050
Colorado 69,898 10,772 59,126 7,644 42,165 20,089
Connecticut 65,924 7,406 58,518 8,261 39,835 17,828
Delaware 16,264 1,290 14,974 2,905 10,175 3,184
District of Columbia 24,122 2,231 21,891 3,314 14,598 6,210
Florida 559,653 143,666 415,987 91,090 250,301 218,262
Georgia 252,273 25,450 226,823 41,982 149,850 60,441
Hawaii 20,889 4,727 16,162 1,121 11,336 8,432
Idaho 29,425 1,644 27,781 4,210 20,313 4,902
Illinois 251,720 29,099 222,621 31,981 150,588 69,151
Indiana 124,002 5,794 118,208 20,324 85,144 18,534
Iowa 49,994 2,959 47,035 7,820 33,981 8,193
Kansas 46,419 2,785 43,634 8,168 30,459 7,792
Kentucky 161,145 8,353 152,792 22,355 105,909 32,881
Louisiana 164,118 10,036 154,082 29,477 100,118 34,523
Maine 34,894 1,733 33,161 3,464 25,248 6,182
Maryland 117,167 15,106 102,061 17,484 70,291 29,392
Massachusetts 172,755 24,412 148,343 19,308 97,775 55,672
Michigan 255,533 18,808 236,725 31,810 168,313 55,410
Minnesota 89,382 10,963 78,419 10,381 54,351 24,650
Mississippi 110,306 6,890 103,416 17,447 69,370 23,489
Missouri 131,072 6,766 124,306 18,431 90,038 22,603
Montana 16,889 1,453 15,436 1,885 11,151 3,853
Nebraska 28,749 2,420 26,329 3,914 19,273 5,562
Nevada 54,173 14,221 39,952 8,628 29,834 15,711
New Hampshire 17,333 831 16,502 1,857 13,029 2,447
New Jersey 163,597 33,282 130,315 22,079 84,090 57,428
New Mexico 58,427 7,397 51,030 6,992 34,237 17,198
New York 583,874 109,508 474,366 71,999 286,311 225,564
North Carolina 221,312 16,299 205,013 32,933 142,311 46,068
North Dakota 8,017 595 7,422 1,067 5,369 1,581
Ohio 297,315 16,519 280,796 41,113 198,966 57,236
Oklahoma 94,123 5,838 88,285 14,092 63,264 16,767
Oregon 85,288 9,289 75,999 9,232 54,710 21,346
Pennsylvania 333,952 24,199 309,753 53,192 204,759 76,001
Rhode Island 31,095 3,151 27,944 3,332 19,691 8,072
South Carolina 109,717 7,263 102,454 16,358 69,902 23,457
South Dakota 14,079 1,515 12,564 2,138 8,663 3,278
Tennessee 166,732 10,096 156,636 21,789 111,394 33,549
Texas 607,456 96,466 510,990 113,967 314,420 179,069
Utah 30,602 2,704 27,898 4,369 20,424 5,809
Vermont 13,814 821 12,993 1,232 10,004 2,578
Virginia 151,138 16,928 134,210 20,612 94,608 35,918
Washington 141,350 17,256 124,094 14,435 87,286 39,629
West Virginia 66,493 2,164 64,329 6,345 47,250 12,898
Wisconsin 112,411 6,364 106,047 18,963 73,644 19,804
Wyoming 6,830 350 6,480 816 4,932 1,082
Outlying area  
Northern Mariana Islands 1,027 159 868 225 569 233
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record, 100 percent data.
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