Table 6.E4.--Number of beneficiaries , with benefits withheld, by reason for withholding payment, type of benefit, and age, December 1999

Reason payment

withheld and

age of beneficiary

Total

Retired workers

Disabled

workers

Wives and husbands

Children

Widowed

mothers

and

fathers

Widows

and

widowers

Parents

Special

age-72

beneficiaries

Total

Men

Women

Total

Wives

Husbands

Without

children 1

With

children 2

Total

1,794,722

321,411

227,939

93,472

103,616

293,094

150,439

70,274

72,381

457,339

70,879

538,297

510

9,576

Earnings of retired
workers

287,599

259,379

187,588

71,791

. . .

23,126

21,764

1,045

317

5,094

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

Under age 62

6,089

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

995

. . .

995

. . .

5,094

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

62 or older

281,510

259,379

187,588

71,791

. . .

22,131

21,764

50

317

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

62-64

45,445

40,220

23,899

16,321

. . .

5,225

5,161

50

14

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

65-69

236,065

219,159

163,689

55,470

. . .

16,906

16,603

. . .

303

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

Earnings of other
beneficiaries

111,957

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

49,905

4,806

42,272

2,827

287

45,902

15,863

. . .

. . .

Under age 62

93,988

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

44,512

. . .

42,007

2,505

287

45,640

3,549

. . .

. . .

62 or older

17,969

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

5,393

4,806

265

322

. . .

262

12,314

. . .

. . .

62-64

7,473

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

1,249

956

265

28

. . .

241

5,983

. . .

. . .

65-69

10,496

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

4,144

3,850

. . .

294

. . .

21

6,331

. . .

. . .

Entitled child not in care
of beneficiary

30,993

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

14,149

116

13,001

1,032

. . .

16,844

. . .

. . .

. . .

Payee not determined

9,396

821

403

418

1,488

45

29

16

. . .

6,747

14

281

. . .

. . .

Recoupment of

overpayment

31,475

9,980

5,399

4,581

4,818

2,691

1,337

1,310

44

9,795

1,589

2,597

5

. . .

Address unknown

41,115

17,522

10,392

7,130

6,824

1,376

830

428

118

8,964

232

5,767

33

397

Determination of

continuing disability
pending

9,372

. . .

. . .

. . .

5,919

292

5

287

. . .

3,131

. . .

30

. . .

. . .

Workers' compensation

offset

7,000

. . .

. . .

. . .

1,909

555

59

496

. . .

4,536

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

Govenment pension

offset

235,715

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

160,071

95,146

. . .

64,925

. . .

72

72,085

. . .

3,487

Receipt of public

assistance

3,925

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

3,925

Technical entitlement

803,741

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

25,071

16,145

7,074

1,852

346,711

1,483

430,327

105

44

Other reasons

222,434

33,709

24,157

9,552

82,658

15,813

10,202

4,345

1,266

72,074

4,743

11,347

367

1,723

1 Aged 62 or older.

2 Under age 65 with entitled children in their care.

Note: For more recent data, see table 1.D1 in the Social Security Bulletin .


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  1. Table 6.E5.--Number of wives, husbands, and children, with benefits withheld, by reason for withholding payment and type of benefit, December 1999

Reason payment witheld

Wives and husbands of--

Children

Retired

workers

Disabled

workers

Under age 18 of--

Disabled, aged 18 or older of--

Students, aged 18-19 of--

Retired

workers

Deceased

workers

Disabled

workers

Retired

workers

Deceased

workers

Disabled

workers

Retired

workers

Deceased

workers

Disabled

workers

Total

227,098

65,996

26,121

59,223

196,751

79,861

50,027

16,727

5,114

14,981

8,534

Earnings of--
Retired workers

23,126

. . .

4,073

. . .

. . .

916

. . .

. . .

105

. . .

. . .

Other beneficiaries

12,115

37,790

43

54

81

21

17

. . .

9

36

26

Entitled child not in care of
beneficiary

2,547

11,602

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

Payee not determined

29

16

303

2,968

2,475

108

777

99

. . .

9

8

Recoupment of overpayment for
reasons other than earnings

1,469

1,222

459

1,931

6,787

115

238

99

10

62

94

Address unknown

938

438

386

2,145

4,369

265

1,274

208

21

192

104

Determination of continuing
disability pending

. . .

292

. . .

. . .

2,438

121

395

162

. . .

. . .

15

Workers' compensation offset

. . .

555

. . .

. . .

4,370

. . .

. . .

80

. . .

. . .

86

Government pension offset

158,619

1,452

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

. . .

Technical entitlement

16,322

8,749

16,997

38,169

145,224

75,645

38,969

12,745

4,237

10,003

4,722

Other reasons

11,933

3,880

3,860

13,956

31,007

2,670

8,357

3,334

732

4,679

3,479