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Disability Insurance Applications Filed via the Internet - FY 2016 (53 weeks)

Metadata Updated: May 3, 2024

This dataset provides monthly data at the national level for federal fiscal year 2016 for initial Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) applications filed via the Internet. The dataset includes only SSDI initial receipts. SSDI initial receipt represent a worker in covered employment long enough and recently enough to be "insured", earning paid Social Security taxes. Social Security work credits are based on total yearly wages or self-employment income. The amount needed for a credit change from year to year. The number of work credits needed to qualify for disability benefits depends on age at disability onset. Generally, 40 credits are needed, 20 of which were earned in the last 10 years ending with the year of disability onset. This dataset includes data for fiscal year 2016 (includes data from the extra 53rd workload reporting week).

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero


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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date May 3, 2024

Metadata Source

Harvested from SSA JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date May 3, 2024
Publisher Social Security Administration
Identifier US-GOV-SSA-1609
Data Last Modified 2016-11-08
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 016:00
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Harvest Source Id 9386406b-a7b0-4834-a267-0f912b6340db
Harvest Source Title SSA JSON
Homepage URL
Program Code 016:000
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Source Hash 10a66569f357fb255e6d9446f90bc0b5158a28d961310d21da45c175b4f5e545
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2015-09-26/2016-09-30

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