Table 6.A4.--Number and average monthly benefit for retired and disabled workers, by age and sex, 1999
[Based on 1-percent sample]

Type of benefit and age

in month of award

Total

Men

Women

Number

Average

monthly

benefit1

Number

Average

monthly

benefit 1

Number

Average

monthly

benefit 1

Retired workers2

1,677,600

$796.90

940,100

$936.80

737,500

$618.60

62-64

1,148,300

752.00

623,800

896.70

524,500

580.00

62

869,700

729.90

463,600

877.40

406,100

561.40

63

118,600

792.30

68,400

915.80

50,200

623.90

64

160,000

842.70

91,800

980.00

68,200

658.00

65-69

496,400

892.00

301,900

1,010.70

194,500

707.70

65

424,200

882.80

257,600

1,003.20

166,600

696.50

Disability conversions

193,000

815.90

118,400

940.30

74,600

618.60

Newly entitled

231,200

938.60

139,200

1,056.80

92,000

759.70

66

28,900

933.00

19,900

1,026.90

9,000

725.30

67

17,000

962.80

9,300

1,089.90

7,700

809.40

68

14,200

921.50

8,600

1,032.10

5,600

751.70

69

12,100

983.00

6,500

1,114.60

5,600

830.30

70-74

25,600

1,012.20

12,400

1,211.90

13,200

824.60

75 or older

7,300

626.80

2,000

557.10

5,300

653.00

Disabled workers

605,800

787.80

338,900

890.70

266,900

657.10

Under 25

15,200

428.30

9,400

438.80

5,800

411.40

25-29

20,900

516.30

11,500

488.30

9,400

550.50

30-34

33,400

628.00

17,700

630.90

15,700

624.80

35-39

49,800

684.80

26,600

721.20

23,200

643.10

40-44

71,900

741.10

38,600

794.80

33,300

678.90

45-49

82,800

759.10

41,900

859.50

40,900

656.20

50-54

110,400

849.90

61,900

978.50

48,500

685.80

50

22,300

839.60

12,300

1,001.40

10,000

640.60

51

20,500

802.00

10,900

896.70

9,600

694.50

52

25,500

837.00

12,900

992.70

12,600

677.70

53

21,200

867.10

13,100

946.70

8,100

738.30

54

20,900

906.10

12,700

1,044.90

8,200

691.10

55-59

128,600

880.60

73,500

1,031.40

55,100

679.40

55

27,600

905.70

16,500

1,043.30

11,100

701.10

56

25,500

870.80

13,400

1,073.30

12,100

646.50

57

25,400

869.20

14,800

984.00

10,600

708.90

58

23,800

890.10

13,100

1,050.10

10,700

694.20

59

26,300

866.00

15,700

1,012.20

10,600

649.60

60-64

92,800

880.00

57,800

1,015.90

35,000

655.50

60

23,500

899.60

14,300

1,059.70

9,200

650.80

61

24,000

904.40

15,500

1,032.00

8,500

671.80

62

21,100

910.10

13,500

1,041.60

7,600

676.50

63

12,700

799.40

7,300

929.20

5,400

623.90

643

11,500

822.60

7,200

933.80

4,300

636.30


1. Benefits awarded before the December increase are converted to the December rates before computation of the averages.

2. Includes conversions from nondisabled widow(er)'s benefits to higher retired-worker benefits.

3. Includes 1,700 beneficiaries with awards processed after attainment of age 65.


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