Estimated number a of workers insured in the event of disability,
by age group and sex, on December 31, 1970-2015

[In thousands]

Year Total Under
20
20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-66
Total
1970 75,384 3,949 12,773 10,046 7,369 6,834 7,449 7,830 7,191 6,499 5,446 -
1971 77,113 3,972 12,996 10,726 7,665 6,921 7,433 7,801 7,418 6,640 5,542 -
1972 78,823 3,966 12,922 11,474 8,217 7,046 7,394 7,844 7,576 6,704 5,681 -
1973 81,401 4,390 13,425 12,062 8,743 7,282 7,344 7,858 7,704 6,838 5,754 -
1974 84,308 4,936 14,166 12,800 9,127 7,494 7,336 7,804 7,859 6,868 5,918 -
1975 86,291 5,063 14,585 13,501 9,439 7,694 7,341 7,788 7,873 6,979 6,029 -
1976 87,805 4,863 14,745 13,969 10,087 7,946 7,401 7,737 7,785 7,165 6,108 -
1977 89,740 4,863 15,026 14,212 10,829 8,456 7,495 7,647 7,804 7,267 6,142 -
1978 94,138 5,934 16,286 14,786 11,475 8,977 7,741 7,578 7,788 7,352 6,222 -
1979 97,847 6,504 17,152 15,539 12,266 9,415 7,977 7,568 7,733 7,476 6,219 -
1980 100,487 6,356 17,541 16,293 13,109 9,807 8,261 7,581 7,736 7,501 6,301 -
1981 102,317 5,802 17,381 16,930 13,745 10,557 8,590 7,693 7,699 7,441 6,478 -
1982 103,711 5,119 16,844 17,355 14,146 11,463 9,217 7,850 7,647 7,474 6,596 -
1983 104,704 4,356 16,268 17,666 14,637 12,106 9,772 8,143 7,583 7,490 6,682 -
1984 106,292 3,939 16,003 17,850 15,253 12,868 10,216 8,370 7,579 7,416 6,798 -
1985 108,824 4,113 15,983 18,097 15,912 13,660 10,581 8,644 7,606 7,425 6,805 -
1986 111,031 4,243 15,779 18,274 16,446 14,197 11,305 8,953 7,709 7,388 6,738 -
1987 113,202 4,365 15,401 18,421 16,946 14,508 12,107 9,532 7,838 7,331 6,753 -
1988 115,298 4,673 15,128 18,419 17,300 14,943 12,675 10,064 8,087 7,266 6,742 -
1989 117,513 4,831 15,094 18,370 17,568 15,497 13,392 10,505 8,307 7,282 6,669 -
1990 119,450 4,587 15,178 18,159 17,843 16,099 14,169 10,836 8,574 7,311 6,694 -
1991 120,732 4,084 14,943 17,790 18,057 16,624 14,709 11,558 8,883 7,422 6,663 -
1992 121,957 3,699 14,458 17,335 18,303 17,151 14,977 12,391 9,465 7,552 6,627 -
1993 123,361 3,501 14,080 16,884 18,411 17,617 15,445 12,996 10,030 7,804 6,591 -
1994 125,114 3,557 13,767 16,571 18,408 17,957 16,013 13,736 10,474 8,023 6,610 -
1995 127,082 3,802 13,502 16,545 18,131 18,262 16,591 14,494 10,817 8,280 6,659 -
1996 129,097 4,060 13,330 16,572 17,725 18,459 17,082 14,991 11,517 8,597 6,765 -
1997 131,158 4,216 13,540 16,453 17,283 18,606 17,519 15,193 12,325 9,137 6,885 -
1998 133,389 4,479 13,843 16,290 16,912 18,658 17,910 15,614 12,905 9,682 7,095 -
1999 135,757 4,702 14,221 16,041 16,721 18,659 18,237 16,160 13,614 10,090 7,312 -
2000 138,052 4,766 14,706 15,653 16,784 18,448 18,580 16,747 14,386 10,423 7,561 -
2001 140,020 4,663 15,014 15,396 16,877 18,127 18,814 17,271 14,891 11,104 7,864 -
2002 141,295 4,230 14,996 15,458 16,768 17,717 18,980 17,731 15,121 11,909 8,386 -
2003 142,412 3,778 14,812 15,593 16,562 17,355 19,022 18,128 15,527 12,510 8,902 223
2004 143,798 3,523 14,663 15,822 16,256 17,133 18,961 18,410 16,051 13,201 9,303 475
2005 145,480 3,458 14,662 16,182 15,807 17,159 18,666 18,677 16,608 13,902 9,594 766
2006 147,242 3,520 14,816 16,541 15,457 17,164 18,258 18,808 17,061 14,351 10,211 1,056
2007 148,843 3,548 14,927 16,829 15,481 16,961 17,743 18,875 17,460 14,550 10,965 1,504
2008 149,852 3,432 14,901 17,058 15,594 16,689 17,296 18,839 17,793 14,905 11,500 1,846
2009 149,506 2,949 14,460 17,051 15,785 16,287 17,000 18,703 18,019 15,398 12,104 1,752
2010 148,817 2,313 13,817 16,927 16,070 15,781 16,950 18,346 18,222 15,891 12,742 1,757
2011 148,783 1,982 13,539 16,780 16,347 15,403 16,901 17,904 18,314 16,328 13,161 2,125
2012 149,172 1,940 13,695 16,714 16,561 15,368 16,692 17,388 18,334 16,690 13,356 2,434
2013 149,858 1,965 13,527 16,954 16,985 15,666 16,452 16,982 18,382 16,927 13,610 2,409
2014 150,634 2,072 13,197 17,166 17,153 15,986 16,175 16,776 18,375 17,209 14,086 2,438
2015 151,240 2,232 12,860 17,412 17,248 16,434 15,730 16,791 18,069 17,489 14,485 2,490
Male
1970 50,192 2,599 7,747 6,586 5,381 5,006 5,237 5,251 4,682 4,199 3,504 -
1971 50,875 2,587 7,816 6,941 5,528 5,027 5,182 5,204 4,786 4,256 3,548 -
1972 51,570 2,545 7,748 7,327 5,834 5,075 5,100 5,209 4,857 4,259 3,615 -
1973 52,724 2,770 7,968 7,604 6,142 5,180 5,015 5,187 4,914 4,303 3,640 -
1974 54,009 3,054 8,295 7,950 6,332 5,285 4,964 5,112 5,000 4,293 3,726 -
1975 54,773 3,069 8,457 8,274 6,457 5,370 4,950 5,073 4,992 4,351 3,782 -
1976 55,227 2,881 8,490 8,423 6,786 5,482 4,958 5,007 4,931 4,450 3,820 -
1977 55,925 2,831 8,588 8,444 7,154 5,763 4,988 4,902 4,926 4,513 3,816 -
1978 57,912 3,447 9,159 8,653 7,420 6,046 5,078 4,813 4,895 4,560 3,843 -
1979 59,416 3,733 9,524 8,959 7,755 6,234 5,169 4,757 4,823 4,631 3,831 -
1980 60,316 3,589 9,669 9,287 8,116 6,374 5,260 4,737 4,792 4,616 3,877 -
1981 60,809 3,244 9,537 9,559 8,337 6,729 5,376 4,766 4,724 4,564 3,972 -
1982 61,032 2,826 9,224 9,734 8,434 7,129 5,661 4,806 4,629 4,564 4,027 -
1983 61,155 2,392 8,933 9,837 8,601 7,390 5,945 4,905 4,548 4,542 4,063 -
1984 61,657 2,154 8,767 9,903 8,860 7,732 6,142 4,997 4,501 4,469 4,133 -
1985 62,660 2,250 8,708 9,997 9,169 8,089 6,293 5,096 4,500 4,442 4,116 -
1986 63,446 2,304 8,541 10,033 9,413 8,318 6,648 5,212 4,539 4,381 4,058 -
1987 64,219 2,347 8,311 10,048 9,629 8,405 7,047 5,492 4,589 4,298 4,053 -
1988 65,013 2,494 8,154 10,028 9,753 8,589 7,293 5,771 4,673 4,237 4,021 -
1989 65,896 2,592 8,134 9,972 9,844 8,833 7,626 5,965 4,764 4,211 3,956 -
1990 66,673 2,459 8,190 9,844 9,955 9,131 7,966 6,106 4,865 4,216 3,943 -
1991 67,069 2,173 8,056 9,640 10,014 9,388 8,201 6,465 4,984 4,263 3,885 -
1992 67,443 1,937 7,778 9,401 10,108 9,650 8,296 6,869 5,267 4,310 3,828 -
1993 67,967 1,834 7,538 9,161 10,174 9,849 8,513 7,144 5,564 4,409 3,784 -
1994 68,670 1,859 7,365 8,958 10,143 9,999 8,806 7,492 5,765 4,511 3,774 -
1995 69,464 1,980 7,179 8,914 9,972 10,142 9,117 7,836 5,916 4,614 3,794 -
1996 70,267 2,095 7,037 8,882 9,737 10,223 9,376 8,064 6,269 4,734 3,850 -
1997 71,109 2,174 7,090 8,783 9,489 10,252 9,610 8,137 6,669 5,010 3,896 -
1998 72,030 2,311 7,201 8,625 9,257 10,282 9,783 8,346 6,942 5,301 3,982 -
1999 73,025 2,431 7,358 8,447 9,100 10,253 9,943 8,634 7,274 5,494 4,092 -
2000 73,986 2,445 7,593 8,195 9,091 10,106 10,108 8,967 7,632 5,655 4,195 -
2001 74,785 2,384 7,729 8,036 9,083 9,921 10,203 9,240 7,867 5,997 4,327 -
2002 75,242 2,148 7,724 8,023 8,993 9,676 10,258 9,486 7,956 6,386 4,593 -
2003 75,646 1,910 7,617 8,066 8,825 9,466 10,285 9,660 8,158 6,674 4,866 120
2004 76,242 1,760 7,553 8,174 8,636 9,315 10,257 9,802 8,424 6,998 5,061 263
2005 76,999 1,714 7,540 8,353 8,369 9,310 10,096 9,940 8,736 7,318 5,198 426
2006 77,782 1,743 7,588 8,521 8,178 9,274 9,889 9,999 8,977 7,525 5,506 580
2007 78,502 1,752 7,658 8,668 8,135 9,163 9,618 10,028 9,189 7,597 5,875 819
2008 78,882 1,698 7,640 8,776 8,162 8,977 9,388 10,024 9,330 7,763 6,117 1,007
2009 78,490 1,436 7,383 8,772 8,240 8,733 9,192 9,952 9,442 8,004 6,393 944
2010 77,940 1,109 7,013 8,672 8,389 8,420 9,153 9,752 9,540 8,278 6,680 934
2011 77,778 962 6,858 8,561 8,527 8,201 9,078 9,520 9,581 8,494 6,871 1,127
2012 77,880 957 6,976 8,512 8,625 8,127 8,953 9,245 9,576 8,683 6,941 1,287
2013 78,031 956 6,890 8,660 8,870 8,260 8,795 9,009 9,567 8,722 7,038 1,265
2014 78,187 1,008 6,721 8,750 8,905 8,381 8,595 8,895 9,547 8,844 7,276 1,265
2015 78,310 1,101 6,544 8,876 8,913 8,580 8,307 8,872 9,390 8,987 7,456 1,286
Female
1970 25,192 1,350 5,026 3,460 1,988 1,828 2,211 2,579 2,509 2,300 1,942 -
1971 26,238 1,384 5,180 3,785 2,137 1,894 2,252 2,598 2,631 2,383 1,994 -
1972 27,253 1,421 5,173 4,147 2,383 1,970 2,293 2,636 2,719 2,445 2,066 -
1973 28,678 1,620 5,457 4,458 2,600 2,102 2,329 2,671 2,790 2,535 2,115 -
1974 30,299 1,882 5,871 4,850 2,796 2,209 2,373 2,693 2,860 2,575 2,192 -
1975 31,519 1,994 6,128 5,227 2,982 2,324 2,392 2,715 2,881 2,628 2,247 -
1976 32,579 1,983 6,255 5,546 3,301 2,464 2,443 2,730 2,854 2,715 2,288 -
1977 33,816 2,032 6,438 5,768 3,674 2,693 2,507 2,746 2,878 2,754 2,326 -
1978 36,226 2,488 7,127 6,133 4,055 2,932 2,663 2,765 2,893 2,792 2,379 -
1979 38,431 2,771 7,628 6,580 4,511 3,181 2,808 2,811 2,910 2,845 2,388 -
1980 40,170 2,767 7,873 7,006 4,993 3,434 3,001 2,844 2,944 2,885 2,424 -
1981 41,508 2,558 7,844 7,370 5,408 3,828 3,214 2,928 2,976 2,877 2,505 -
1982 42,679 2,294 7,620 7,622 5,713 4,334 3,556 3,045 3,017 2,911 2,569 -
1983 43,549 1,964 7,335 7,829 6,037 4,716 3,827 3,238 3,035 2,948 2,619 -
1984 44,635 1,785 7,237 7,948 6,393 5,136 4,074 3,373 3,078 2,947 2,665 -
1985 46,164 1,863 7,275 8,100 6,742 5,571 4,288 3,548 3,106 2,983 2,689 -
1986 47,585 1,938 7,238 8,240 7,033 5,879 4,658 3,741 3,170 3,008 2,681 -
1987 48,983 2,018 7,090 8,373 7,317 6,103 5,060 4,041 3,249 3,033 2,701 -
1988 50,285 2,178 6,975 8,391 7,547 6,355 5,383 4,293 3,414 3,029 2,721 -
1989 51,618 2,239 6,960 8,397 7,724 6,664 5,766 4,541 3,543 3,071 2,713 -
1990 52,778 2,129 6,987 8,315 7,888 6,968 6,204 4,730 3,710 3,095 2,752 -
1991 53,663 1,911 6,887 8,149 8,043 7,236 6,508 5,094 3,899 3,159 2,777 -
1992 54,514 1,763 6,679 7,934 8,194 7,501 6,682 5,523 4,198 3,243 2,799 -
1993 55,393 1,667 6,543 7,723 8,237 7,769 6,932 5,852 4,467 3,396 2,808 -
1994 56,444 1,697 6,402 7,613 8,265 7,958 7,207 6,245 4,709 3,512 2,837 -
1995 57,617 1,822 6,323 7,631 8,158 8,120 7,474 6,658 4,901 3,666 2,865 -
1996 58,829 1,965 6,292 7,690 7,988 8,236 7,706 6,927 5,248 3,863 2,915 -
1997 60,050 2,043 6,450 7,670 7,795 8,354 7,910 7,057 5,655 4,127 2,989 -
1998 61,358 2,168 6,642 7,665 7,656 8,377 8,127 7,267 5,963 4,381 3,113 -
1999 62,732 2,271 6,863 7,594 7,622 8,406 8,294 7,526 6,340 4,596 3,219 -
2000 64,066 2,320 7,113 7,457 7,693 8,343 8,472 7,779 6,754 4,768 3,366 -
2001 65,235 2,280 7,285 7,360 7,794 8,206 8,612 8,031 7,024 5,107 3,537 -
2002 66,053 2,082 7,272 7,435 7,776 8,041 8,722 8,245 7,165 5,523 3,793 -
2003 66,766 1,868 7,195 7,528 7,736 7,889 8,737 8,469 7,369 5,836 4,036 103
2004 67,556 1,763 7,110 7,648 7,620 7,818 8,704 8,609 7,628 6,204 4,242 211
2005 68,481 1,744 7,122 7,830 7,437 7,849 8,570 8,737 7,872 6,584 4,396 340
2006 69,460 1,777 7,228 8,020 7,279 7,889 8,368 8,808 8,084 6,825 4,705 477
2007 70,341 1,796 7,269 8,162 7,346 7,798 8,125 8,846 8,272 6,952 5,091 684
2008 70,970 1,734 7,261 8,282 7,432 7,711 7,908 8,815 8,463 7,142 5,383 839
2009 71,016 1,512 7,077 8,280 7,545 7,554 7,807 8,752 8,577 7,393 5,711 808
2010 70,878 1,204 6,804 8,255 7,681 7,362 7,797 8,594 8,682 7,613 6,062 823
2011 71,005 1,020 6,682 8,219 7,821 7,201 7,823 8,384 8,733 7,834 6,290 998
2012 71,291 984 6,719 8,202 7,936 7,241 7,740 8,143 8,758 8,007 6,415 1,148
2013 71,827 1,010 6,637 8,293 8,116 7,406 7,656 7,973 8,814 8,205 6,572 1,144
2014 72,447 1,065 6,476 8,416 8,248 7,605 7,580 7,880 8,828 8,366 6,811 1,174
2015 72,930 1,132 6,316 8,537 8,335 7,854 7,423 7,920 8,678 8,502 7,029 1,204
 a Figures are subject to revision.

 Note: Figures exclude people at or above normal (or full) retirement age because they are not eligible to receive disability benefits.

 Source: Continuous Work History Sample (1 percent)