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Best & Worst US States for Social Security Disability Approval

BEST & WORST

STATES



SOCIAL SECURITY APPROVAL



THE 3 BEST HEARING APPROVAL RATES



HI 67&

cases dismissed: 13%



UT 63%

cases dismissed: 14%



NM 56%

cases dismissed: 15%



NATIONAL AVERAGE:



46%

hearing cases approved



368 DAYS

hearing case processing time



11.7 MONTHS

wait time for a hearing



ACCEPTANCE RATE

High Low



67% Hawaii

63% Utah

56% New Mexico

56% New Jersey

54% Tennessee

53% Washington Dc

52% Maine

52% Nebraska

52% North Carolina

51% Connecticut



50% North Dakota

50% South Carolina

49% Alabama

48% Oregon

47% Minnesota

47% Massachusetts

47% Georgia

47% Kentucky

47% Indiana



47% California

47% Michigan

47% Montana

46% Florida

46% Arkansas

45% Oklahoma

45% Maryland

45% Washington

45% New Hampshire



45% Ohio

44% Colorado

43% West Virginia

43% Illinois

42% Pennsylvania

42% Iowa

42% Virginia

42% Missouri

41% MIssissippi

41% Louisiana



38% Texas

37% Nevada

36% Rhode Island

35% Wisconsin

35% Delaware

33% Kansas

17% Alaska



THE 3 HIGHEST HEARING DENIAL RATES



AK 54%

cases dismissed: 28%



DE 48%

cases dismissed: 17%



KS 47%

cases dismissed: 20%



ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?



Are you under 65 & blind or disabled?



Will you be unable to work for 12 months or more due to a disability?



Are you a U.S. citizen, U.S. National or naturalized alien?



Have you worked 5 of the last 10 years and/or do you have limited income and resources?



SSDI AND SSI APPLICATION DENIAL STATISTICS



65% of applications are denied the first time

87% of applications are denied on reconsideration review

18% of hearing requests are dismissed

37% of hearing requests are denied



HOW TO APPLY & HOW TO APPEAL IF DENIED?



Consult and advocate File for an appeal

Best & Worst US States for Social Security Disability Approval

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