History of Social Security
Initial statement on benefits
Details of Ida May Fuller's Payroll Tax Contributions
Celebrating a 50th Anniversary"
Notch Babies and the wage index method
Social Security & Medicare Tax Rates
Presidential Statements George H. W. Bush
Social Security Old Age Survivors Insurance (OASI)
OASI Benefit Formula
US Average Wage since 1950
Normal Retirement age
Social Security Tax Rates
Social Security Wage Base Limit
US Average Wage sine 1950
Nominal Interest Rates on Special Issues
Monthly Interest Rates Paid To OASI, 1937-89
Social Security Disability Insurance (DI)
Definitions of Life Table Functions
Life Table for 2002
Period life tables 1900 to present
Cohort Life Expectancies1 - Calendar Years, 2001-75
Cohort Life Expectancies1 - Historical Years, 1940-2000
Period Life Expectancies1 - Historical Years 1940-2000
Cohort Life Tables for U. S. Social Security Area by Year of Birth and Sex
Social Security Numbers
Social Security Numbers
Social Security Numbers For Children
Evidence Requirements for Assignment of Social Security Numbers (SSNs); Assignment of SSNs for Nonwork Purposes
Supplimental Security Income (SSI)
(SSI) benefits are paid from the general fund of the Treasury.
Historical SSI payments
US Treasury Department
National Debt link 1
National Debt link 2
The National Debt Clock
Allen Greenspan, Federal Reserve Chairman
Economic outlook and current fiscal issues 2/25/2004
At a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming 8/28/2004
Economic outlook and current fiscal issues
Congressional Budget Office
President Bush's Commission on Social Security
2004 Trustee Report
2003 OASDI Trustees Report
2002 OASDI Trustees Report
2001 OASDI Trustees Report
2000 OASDI Trustees Report
1999 OASDI Trustees Report
1998 OASDI Trustees Report
1997 OASDI Trustees Report
1996 Trust Fund Report
1995 Trust Fund Report
other stochastic models
SSA's Office of Policy compares results from various stochastic models.
These proposals are generally intended to restore, or largely restore, solvency for the long-range period (the next 75 years).
Internal Revenue Service
Individual Income Tax Returns: Selected Income and Tax Items for Specified Tax Years, 1985-2002.Â
Number of Individual Income Tax Returns, by Type of Tax Settlement, Tax Years 1950-2002.
Number of Individual Income Tax Returns, Income, Exemptions and Deductions, Tax, and Average Tax, by Size of Adjusted Gross Income, Tax Years 2000-2002.
Personal Exemptions and Individual Income Tax Rates, 1913-2002.
Standard, Itemized, and Total Deductions Reported on Individual Income Tax Returns, Tax Years 1950-2002.
Individual Income Tax Rates and Shares, 2001: Article (PDF).
Individual Income Tax Returns, 2001.
U.S. Department of Labor
Detailed CPI Statistics: