2012   Financial Report of the United States Government

Notes to the Financial Statements

Note 17. Benefits Due and Payable

Benefits Due and Payable as of September 30, 2012, and 2011
(In billions of dollars)
2012
2011
Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance 56.8 53.1
Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance (Medicare Parts B and D) 26.2 25.7
Grants to States for Medicaid 24.9 26.1
Federal Disability Insurance 24.4 23.9
Federal Hospital Insurance (Medicare Part A) 20.2 28.6
Supplemental Security Income 5.4 5.2
Unemployment Insurance 2.1 3.2
All other Benefits Programs 6.2 5.2
Total Benefits Due and Payable 166.2 171.0

Benefits due and payable are amounts owed to program recipients or medical service providers as of September 30 that have not been paid. HHS and the SSA administer the majority of the medical service programs and the DOL administers the Unemployment Insurance program. For a description of the programs, see Note 26—Social Insurance and the Unaudited Required Supplementary Information-Social Insurance section.


Last Updated:  February 27, 2013