Fast Facts and Figures About Social Security, 2019

Did you know that some 5.6 million people were newly awarded Social Security benefits in 2018?

Fifty-five percent of them were retired workers, 12% were disabled workers and 33% were survivors or the spouses and children of retired or disabled workers.

And those are just some of the tidbits of information in the newly released booklet from the Social Security Administration, Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security, 201