CBPP Publishes SSA Chart Book

Empire Justice Center October 31, 2019

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) has published its 2019 Chart Book on Social Security Disability Insurance.  With numerous interesting charts, it analyzes the following questions:



For example, the report demonstrates that workers have a sobering one in three chance of death or disability before reaching retirement age, but disability rates do increase with age. It also compares the relatively low percent of gross domestic product the United States spends on disability benefits compared to other countries. Lots of fascinating data in an easy to read format!