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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 alone (3)
    Total 9,045 653 342 425 394 549 295 339 247 438
Earnings 7,175 276 220 245 159 393 165 266 175 344
  Wages and Salary 6,749 241 207 234 141 357 161 233 171 309
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 546 106 20 26 22 43 4 36 9 36
  Farm Self-Employment 52 42 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 0
Social Security 1,071 35 87 175 194 173 143 91 73 38
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 215 26 41 35 70 34 2 2 0 0
Public Assistance 35 13 8 7 5 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 33 12 3 5 2 1 1 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 39 6 7 2 5 3 4 2 2 3
Disability Benefits 40 9 9 3 5 3 1 2 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 239 86 57 34 27 21 4 2 2 2
Workers Compensation 28 15 7 2 1 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 4,466 3,625 334 162 73 65 24 45 18 25
  Interest 4,244 3,709 232 121 32 41 14 32 5 21
  Dividends 1,334 1,102 89 54 18 30 1 12 2 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 426 277 49 25 11 22 1 11 2 7
Retirement Income 385 54 39 51 40 27 15 32 18 18
  Company or Union Retirement 211 49 29 25 27 19 6 14 5 11
  Federal Government Retirement 45 2 0 4 1 1 4 3 5 4
  Military Retirement 22 0 1 1 4 1 3 4 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 74 3 6 12 5 6 3 9 2 3
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 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 29 7 4 5 5 1 2 0 2 0
Pension Income 316 45 29 42 32 24 14 24 14 15
  Company or Union Retirement 189 42 23 25 26 18 5 14 5 8
  Federal Government Retirement 37 2 0 2 0 2 4 1 5 4
  Military Retirement 16 0 1 1 2 0 3 2 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 67 2 6 11 4 5 3 8 2 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 82 22 23 11 7 9 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 388 131 90 53 15 28 5 29 10 10
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
214 68 29 21 6 33 3 4 8 8
Other Income, N.E.C. 23 3 12 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,088 288 291 391 334 538 286 335 237 379
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,161 277 278 376 331 514 264 332 236 402
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,075 35 87 175 194 173 143 91 73 38
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,204 38 82 168 196 153 125 88 76 59
  Government Transfer Payments 1,735 195 210 261 289 225 156 104 85 51
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 248 37 47 44 75 36 2 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,272 43 111 214 265 216 150 96 73 36
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
621 86 85 95 109 60 19 33 22 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 alone (3)
    Total 228 321 200 414 163 314 106 317 98 213
Earnings 175 304 145 423 107 280 84 346 63 221
  Wages and Salary 163 279 135 393 107 253 80 326 56 215
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 28 9 28 2 30 3 21 7 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Social Security 30 12 5 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 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 2 0 5 0 1 0 3 0 0
Retirement Income 13 12 2 13 5 11 2 6 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 7 1 5 1 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 9 4 12 3 7 0 5 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 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
9 6 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 200 304 159 423 112 285 85 342 66 226
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
222 311 181 431 117 293 94 355 72 225
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 32 12 5 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
57 19 29 18 10 11 6 12 7 1
  Government Transfer Payments 41 19 21 6 4 7 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 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 15 2 13 5 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 alone (3)
    Total 105 331 92 160 55 227 51 125 41 177
Earnings 71 345 58 162 35 242 34 119 19 193
  Wages and Salary 71 314 56 158 35 238 33 113 19 191
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 0 4 0 6 0 4 0 4
  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 5 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 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 2 2 0 0 2 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 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 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 2
Pension Income 4 2 2 0 0 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 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 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 72 357 64 163 37 243 34 118 20 187
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
77 351 66 168 41 244 37 118 24 193
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 11 2 1 3 2 2 2 5 5
  Government Transfer Payments 6 13 0 1 2 2 2 4 6 0
  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 0 0 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 alone (3)
    Total 50 139 41 140 48 85 24 111 28 52
Earnings 44 140 17 161 25 91 18 110 9 50
  Wages and Salary 44 135 18 158 25 95 18 108 7 49
  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 0 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 0 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 44 138 17 153 28 91 19 112 12 48
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
46 140 17 150 30 91 20 113 13 51
  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 0 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 alone (3)
    Total 21 886 30,552 343 44,593 759 0.507 0.0103 1,430
Earnings 10 834 36,707 452 50,705 899 0.459 0.0114 1,430
  Wages and Salary 10 792 37,415 918 51,164 899 0.454 0.0117 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 42 20,493 1,714 33,621 3,858 0.587 0.0478 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,654 282 11,785 258 0.316 0.0260 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,698 370 7,301 330 0.318 0.0541 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 3,969 405 5,385 455 0.464 0.0700 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 15 1,540 28 2,534 177 0.557 0.0501 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,431 26 1,579 116 0.372 0.0679 1,430
  Dividends 0 4 1,513 49 2,183 245 0.501 0.1162 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 1,927 112 4,008 759 0.554 0.1306 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 10,763 1,025 16,155 998 0.497 0.0484 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,653 831 11,622 1,137 0.547 0.0666 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
  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 0 10,958 1,071 16,583 1,152 0.501 0.0538 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,953 804 11,952 1,235 0.540 0.0713 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 4,644 719 6,542 781 0.449 0.1027 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,255 327 7,144 515 0.532 0.0508 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 6,183 1,051 11,004 1,134 0.558 0.0741 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 841 31,790 318 46,538 816 0.486 0.0108 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 848 32,066 313 46,886 809 0.480 0.0108 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,681 282 11,846 260 0.315 0.0261 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 11,937 340 15,638 455 0.398 0.0286 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,235 215 11,510 302 0.428 0.0238 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,282 468 6,964 305 0.327 0.0501 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,034 227 11,281 226 0.313 0.0241 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 8,526 343 12,784 669 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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