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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2008-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Rents, royalties, estates or trusts includes estates and trusts reported as survivor benefits)

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 9,575 706 375 455 425 575 309 363 269 466
Earnings 7,624 309 249 279 183 413 179 283 188 368
  Wages and Salary 7,188 275 235 267 164 377 174 250 183 333
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 568 115 21 27 24 43 5 36 9 36
  Farm Self-Employment 57 48 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 0
Social Security 1,104 37 90 178 200 178 147 94 74 43
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 224 26 45 37 73 34 3 2 0 0
Public Assistance 46 19 12 7 6 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 36 14 3 5 2 1 2 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 43 6 8 3 6 3 4 2 2 3
Disability Benefits 44 9 10 4 5 3 1 2 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 266 101 62 34 29 21 6 2 2 2
Workers Compensation 29 16 7 2 1 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 4,700 3,830 345 168 78 68 24 47 18 25
  Interest 4,465 3,912 241 123 33 43 14 34 5 21
  Dividends 1,385 1,147 91 57 19 30 1 12 2 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 444 288 52 26 13 22 1 11 2 7
Retirement Income 404 54 43 51 40 28 16 32 22 18
  Company or Union Retirement 223 49 33 25 27 19 7 15 7 11
  Federal Government Retirement 49 2 0 4 1 1 4 4 5 4
  Military Retirement 23 0 1 1 4 3 3 4 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 79 3 7 12 5 6 3 9 4 3
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 3 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 30 7 4 6 5 1 2 0 2 0
Pension Income 330 46 31 42 32 25 15 24 17 15
  Company or Union Retirement 196 42 25 25 26 18 6 14 5 9
  Federal Government Retirement 41 2 0 2 1 2 4 2 5 4
  Military Retirement 17 0 1 1 2 1 3 2 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 71 2 7 11 4 5 3 8 4 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 96 30 25 14 7 9 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 433 147 103 62 15 31 5 29 10 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
225 70 30 22 6 33 3 6 8 8
Other Income, N.E.C. 24 3 14 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,565 323 321 427 363 563 303 355 251 408
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,642 311 306 409 359 538 281 350 253 431
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,108 37 90 178 200 178 147 94 74 43
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,245 41 83 170 202 157 127 89 80 64
  Government Transfer Payments 1,831 223 227 269 303 230 162 107 86 58
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 268 43 54 46 79 36 3 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,325 51 122 219 276 220 153 98 74 41
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
661 93 96 97 113 61 21 34 26 18

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 243 335 204 439 175 338 117 335 103 221
Earnings 183 313 148 448 119 302 91 364 67 228
  Wages and Salary 172 287 138 417 119 275 86 345 60 222
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 28 9 29 2 30 3 21 7 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Social Security 30 12 6 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Workers Compensation 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 11 6 7 5 3 6 1 3 1 4
  Interest 8 0 6 1 0 2 0 2 2 0
  Dividends 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 3 0 5 0 1 0 3 0 0
Retirement Income 13 12 5 14 6 11 2 6 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 7 1 5 2 1 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 1 1 4 2 6 0 4 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 11 10 6 12 3 7 0 5 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 7 1 5 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 1 3 4 0 6 0 3 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 2 6 1 4 0 4 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
11 8 0 6 0 6 0 2 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 208 313 162 448 124 308 91 361 70 233
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
230 322 184 456 131 316 101 374 76 233
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 32 12 6 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
57 21 31 19 11 12 6 12 7 1
  Government Transfer Payments 44 19 22 6 5 8 4 8 6 3
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
34 15 6 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 15 5 14 6 11 2 6 5 2

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 113 346 100 172 58 237 51 129 43 186
Earnings 79 361 66 172 36 252 35 122 20 202
  Wages and Salary 79 329 64 168 37 248 34 117 20 198
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 36 0 5 0 6 0 4 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5 4 0 3 6 2 3 0 0 0
  Interest 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 2 2 1 1 2 0 2 2 2
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 4 2 2 1 1 1 0 2 2 2
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 80 373 72 173 39 253 35 122 21 196
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
86 368 74 178 43 254 38 121 25 202
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 12 2 2 3 2 2 2 5 5
  Government Transfer Payments 6 13 0 1 2 2 2 4 6 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 2 2 1 1 2 0 2 2 2

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 51 141 42 147 48 87 24 113 28 54
Earnings 44 142 17 167 25 92 18 112 9 52
  Wages and Salary 44 138 19 165 25 96 18 110 7 51
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 44 140 17 159 28 92 20 114 12 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
46 142 17 156 30 92 20 116 13 53
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 21 930 30,362 333 44,304 748 0.510 0.0101 1,430
Earnings 11 876 36,246 431 50,201 886 0.465 0.0111 1,430
  Wages and Salary 11 832 36,837 460 50,571 888 0.460 0.0114 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 44 20,334 1,927 33,673 3,744 0.594 0.0468 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,645 279 11,776 253 0.313 0.0257 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,669 373 7,284 320 0.311 0.0531 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,787 392 5,339 434 0.481 0.0658 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 15 1,534 27 2,476 170 0.550 0.0523 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,427 26 1,544 112 0.362 0.0669 1,430
  Dividends 0 4 1,509 48 2,138 237 0.493 0.1212 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 1,930 109 4,011 746 0.550 0.1279 1,430
Retirement Income 1 1 11,121 1,081 16,643 1,052 0.501 0.0464 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,852 835 12,016 1,130 0.557 0.0630 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 16,227 1,938 19,636 2,053 0.444 0.0867 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 1 1 11,332 1,098 17,224 1,231 0.508 0.0527 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,042 810 12,071 1,210 0.549 0.0681 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 4,278 580 5,986 699 0.476 0.0960 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,187 302 6,952 478 0.541 0.0476 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 6,414 1,027 11,140 1,093 0.556 0.0707 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11 883 31,598 309 46,204 806 0.489 0.0106 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 891 31,889 304 46,571 799 0.484 0.0106 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,672 280 11,835 255 0.312 0.0258 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 3 12,005 335 15,840 467 0.404 0.0289 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,123 211 11,447 298 0.436 0.0232 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,011 522 6,823 299 0.338 0.0480 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,949 216 11,192 222 0.318 0.0236 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 1 8,475 340 12,947 695 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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