SSI Monthly Statistics, 2001

 

SSI Federally Administered Payments

Table 1. Recipients (by type of payment), total payments, and average monthly payment, January 2001–December 2001
Month Number of recipients Total payments a (thousands of dollars) Average monthly payment (dollars)
Total Federal payment only Federal payment and state supplementation State supplementation only
January 6,636,230 4,144,788 2,210,697 280,745 2,732,740 390.00
February 6,638,918 4,146,144 2,213,260 279,514 2,730,415 389.00
March 6,628,771 4,137,679 2,211,995 279,097 2,755,234 391.50
April 6,663,975 4,160,378 2,224,740 278,857 2,800,872 391.40
May 6,651,153 4,149,362 2,222,747 279,044 2,752,016 390.10
June 6,647,282 4,145,734 2,222,706 278,842 2,752,598 392.40
July b 6,892,566 4,359,690 2,262,647 270,229 2,878,501 391.60
August 6,672,989 4,161,792 2,232,690 278,507 2,768,942 391.70
September 6,688,527 4,172,567 2,237,511 278,449 2,765,377 392.20
October 6,709,984 4,185,086 2,246,488 278,410 2,818,107 391.30
November 6,670,202 4,156,868 2,235,537 277,797 2,728,322 393.60
December 6,688,489 4,168,484 2,241,654 278,351 2,839,520 394.00
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record, 100 percent data.
NOTE: Data are for the end of the specified month.
a. Total includes retroactive payments.
b. The number of federally-administered SSI recipients and total monthly payments reported in July 2001 increased by over 245,000 and $125.9 million respectively from June, resulting from a one-time payment to compensate for a consumer price index error.
CONTACT: Art Kahn (410) 965-0186 for further information.