SSI Monthly Statistics, December 2021

Federal Payments

Table 11. Total payments, by eligibility category and age, December 2020–December 2021 (in thousands of dollars)
Month Total Eligibility category Age
Aged Blind and disabled Under 18 18–64 65 or older
2020  
December 4,584,364 461,780 4,122,584 773,899 2,835,529 974,936
2021  
January 4,573,369 466,922 4,106,447 773,519 2,811,579 988,271
February 4,642,551 467,615 4,174,936 784,818 2,866,203 991,530
March 4,604,753 464,158 4,140,595 771,345 2,846,145 987,263
April 4,576,220 462,924 4,113,296 765,712 2,824,518 985,991
May 4,559,523 462,180 4,097,343 762,944 2,810,769 985,809
June 4,567,898 462,299 4,105,599 760,139 2,820,034 987,725
July 4,502,890 460,071 4,042,819 750,049 2,767,446 985,396
August 4,580,849 463,908 4,116,942 767,863 2,819,478 993,508
September 4,563,013 464,491 4,098,522 769,645 2,798,566 994,802
October 4,495,660 462,265 4,033,395 745,405 2,757,744 992,511
November 4,489,528 463,059 4,026,469 744,331 2,750,756 994,441
December 4,498,018 462,500 4,035,517 741,308 2,761,833 994,877
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: Data are for the end of the specified month and include retroactive payments.
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