How many SSI recipients are there?
What does SSI mean? Well, SSI stands for Supplemental Security Income. It is a United States government program that provides financial aid to low-income people who are either aged (65 or older), blind, or disabled. There are 8002032 beneficiaries in the United States of America: age 65 or older – 2,051,848; between ages 18 â€“ 64 – 4,691,651; under age 18 – 1,258,533. Keep in mind that these people have income and resources within certain limits. Moreover, these persons legally reside in one of the 50 states.