OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2001

 

Delaware

Table 4. Number of beneficiaries in Delaware with benefits in current-payment status, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county, December 2001
County Total Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older
Retired workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children Disabled workers Spouses Children Men Women
Total, Delaware c 134,750 88,008 6,832 1,137 13,160 5,498 15,549 284 4,282 40,684 55,838
Kent 20,815 13,060 950 260 1,970 1,150 2,665 45 715 6,035 8,045
New Castle 76,180 48,465 4,170 565 7,920 3,185 9,085 155 2,635 22,505 32,205
Sussex 37,755 26,485 1,710 310 3,270 1,165 3,800 85 930 12,145 15,585
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.
Table 5. Amount of benefits in current-payment status in Delaware, by type of benefit, sex of beneficiaries aged 65 or older, and county, December 2001 (in thousands of dollars)
County Total Retirement Survivors Disability Aged 65 or older
Retired workers a Spouses Children Widow(er)s b Children Disabled workers Spouses Children Men Women
Total, Delaware c 113,526 80,680 3,340 531 11,544 3,297 13,032 59 1,042 42,408 43,675
Kent 16,185 11,118 419 124 1,579 670 2,100 9 167 5,746 5,875
New Castle 66,510 46,512 2,138 270 7,199 1,945 7,749 32 666 24,624 26,248
Sussex 30,832 23,053 782 136 2,767 684 3,184 19 208 12,039 11,550
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Master Beneficiary Record, 100 percent data.
a. Includes special age-72 beneficiaries.
b. Includes nondisabled widow(er)s, disabled widow(er)s, widowed mothers and fathers, and parents.
c. Total includes beneficiaries with unknown county code.