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EEOICP Program Statistics


Last year, the DEEOIC deployed a new case management system for use by our claims staff. The new system is constructed differently than the previous system, and we determined that it was appropriate to re-examine our statistics and how they are displayed on the web site. For the past several months, we have been working on reconstructing the site and the statistics. Therefore, viewers may notice some differences in the web statistics.

The separate category for the non-covered applications has been removed and those counts are now included in the Final Decision counts. Although the number of posted denials appears to increase, there is not an increase in total numbers. Denials are being shown under a single category instead of being split into two separate counts.

In the past, on our state-by-state pages, medical bill payments were attributed to each state in which any claimant (including multiple survivors) on the case resided, resulting in an overstatement of the amount of medical bill payments in a given state. Medical bill payments are now being attributed to the state in which the employee resides. Although the National page total was not affected by this change, the current state medical totals will show a reduction from previously-reported amounts.

A list of definitions for the terms used on the EEOICP Program Statistics web pages is available here.

Data as of

Statistical data updated weekly on Mondays

Combined Part B and E Summary
Applications Filed 20,243 14,561*
Total Compensation Paid


8,477 6,538

Total Dollars

Total Medical Bills Paid

Total Dollars

Total Compensation + Medical Bills Paid $958,057,550

* The above numbers of applications filed represent 8,422 unique individual workers.

Part B

Applications Filed 10,994 7,281
  Final Decisions    
Approved 6,036 4,171
     Denied 3,736 2,494


9,772 6,665
  Compensation Paid    


5,632 3,907

Total Dollars



Part E

Applications Filed 9,249 7,280
  Final Decisions    
Approved 4,070 3,599
     Denied 3,767 2,783


7,837 6,382
  Compensation Paid    


2,845 2,631

Total Dollars




Part B Cases - NIOSH Statistics

Part B - Status and Location of NIOSH Referrals
  Cases Referred to NIOSH for Dose Reconstruction (DR) 4,574
    Cases Returned by NIOSH
            With Dose Reconstruction (DR) 3,607
            Without Dose Reconstruction (DR) *1 682


    Cases Currently at NIOSH 285
*1 Most cases without a DR are cases withdrawn from NIOSH for DOL review and approval based on a new SEC designation. Other reasons for withdrawal include administrative closure, death of claimant.
Part B - Cases with Dose Reconstruction (DR) and Final Decision
  Final Decision to Accept and Probability of Causation (POC) 50% or Greater
    Cases Paid 1,127
    Individual Claims Paid 1,719
    Amount Paid $168,309,448
  Final Decision to Deny and POC Less Than 50% 1,528