Welfare Indicators and Risk Factors: Thirteenth Report to Congress. Table SSI 4. Average Monthly Federally Administered SSI Benefits: 1975 – 2011 (1) [In millions of dollars]

03/01/2014

Date Total Benefits Federal Payments State Supplementation
2011 Dollars 2 Current Dollars
Dec 1975 $395 $106 $91 $62
Dec 1976 393 112 96 67
Dec 1977 386 117 101 67
Dec 1978 387 122 107 111
Dec 1979 431 149 119 95
Dec 1980 421 162 138 95
Dec 1981 418 176 155 92
Dec 1982 423 189 168 91
Dec 1983 438 204 182 94
Dec 1984 436 211 189 99
Dec 1985 435 218 194 99
Dec 1986 456 233 205 116
Dec 1987 452 238 208 114
Dec 1988 448 245 215 121
Dec 1989 450 257 224 128
Dec 1990 461 276 242 128
Dec 1991 470 292 260 120
Dec 1992 474 302 275 105
Dec 1993 483 315 290 100
Dec 1994 488 325 302 94
Dec 1995 492 335 313 99
Dec 1996 491 344 322 99
Dec 1997 490 351 328 102
Dec 1998 495 359 336 102
Dec 1999 497 369 342 111
Dec 2000 495 379 351 113
Dec 2001 500 394 366 114
Dec 2002 509 407 377 128
Dec 2003 510 417 384 138
Dec 2004 510 428 395 138
Dec 2005 506 439 407 156
Dec 2006 507 455 423 156
Dec 2007 508 468 437 157
Dec 2008 499 478 447 156
Dec 2009 523 499 476 125
Dec 2010 516 501 479 124
Dec 2011 502 502 481 119

1 Payments and adjustments during the respective year but not necessarily accrued for that year.

2 Data adjusted for inflation by ASPE using the CPI-U-RS for calendar years.

Note: This table differs from earlier versions because of variations across states in reported numbers of recipients and payment amounts of SSI state-administered state supplements, information on state-administered state supplements is no longer published by SSA.

Source: Social Security Administration, SSI Annual Statistical Report, 2011 (available online at www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_asr/2011/.

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