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COUNTY REPORT: THE HIGH COST OF DISABILITY

Disabled Retirees by County

December 15, 1996

Comparison of disabled retirees to total retirees for the 10 counties in the state with the highest percentages, reported over a 13-year period. 1986 is missing because a copy of the reports could not be located.

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County 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 Ventura 27.0% 24.0% 27.4% 26.0% 25.9% 25.3% Mendocino 23.2% 21.2% 22.4% 22.1% 21.8% 22.2% Kern 17.9% 17.2% 19.5% 19.3% 19.2% 19.7% Sonoma 20.0% 20.4% 23.0% 22.9% 21.9% 21.4% Los Angeles 15.9% 16.4% 19.6% 19.9% 20.7% 20.7% Sacramento * * 22.7% 21.4% 21.4% 20.4% San Bernardino 20.4% 19.2% 21.1% 19.4% 19.2% 18.9% Merced 18.9% 18.7% 21.1% 16.3% 15.9% 15.7% Contra Costa 15.6% 15.0% 16.2% 16.0% 15.8% 16.1% Santa Barbara 13.5% 13.0% 17.3% 12.5% 16.9% 16.9%

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County 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 Ventura 24.9% 23.9% 23.9% 22.8% 22.5% 22.1% Mendocino 21.9% 21.3% 21.3% 21.2% 21.3% 21.5% Kern 19.9% 21.0% 21.0% 22.6% 26.7% 26.7% Sonoma 21.0% 20.4% 20.4% 19.6% 19.5% 19.7% Los Angeles 20.8% 20.7% 20.7% 21.2% 21.9% 21.0% Sacramento 19.9% 19.1% 19.1% 17.2% 16.9% 15.9% San Bernardino 18.0% 17.8% 17.8% 17.9% 18.3% 19.1% Merced 15.4% 15.6% 15.6% 15.3% 15.5% 16.1% Contra Costa 16.3% 16.3% 16.3% 16.8% 16.8% 14.5% Santa Barbara 16.5% * * * * *

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County: Avg.

Ventura: 24.6%

Mendocino: 21.8%

Kern: 20.9%

Sonoma: 20.9%

Los Angeles: 20.0%

Sacramento: 19.4%

San Bernardino: 18.9%

Merced: 16.7%

Contra Costa: 16.0%

Santa Barbara: 15.2%

* Spaces are blank because county did not report information to state.

Source: Office of State Controller

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