Population Fact Sheets
Never Beneficiariesa, Aged 62–86, 2012Released: April 2012
Next expected update: Spring 2014
- 3.2% of the population aged 62–86 are never beneficiaries.
- Late arriving immigrants and infrequent workers:
– comprise roughly 80% of never beneficiaries, and
– have the highest poverty rates among never beneficiaries.
Breakdown of Never Beneficiaries
Percentage in group
Percentage in poverty
a. Individuals who never receive Social Security benefits.
SOURCE: Modeling Income in the Near Term, Version 6 (MINT6) microsimulation model using 2011 Trustees Report intermediate assumptions.