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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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 8,487 470 271 322 359 475 259 305 239 396
Earnings 6,776 142 147 169 137 326 143 242 173 327
  Wages and Salary 6,351 111 135 158 118 290 138 211 169 291
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 549 103 19 27 22 43 5 34 9 36
  Farm Self-Employment 52 42 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 0
Social Security 1,083 33 88 176 197 173 145 93 73 43
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 215 26 43 34 68 34 3 2 0 0
Public Assistance 37 13 9 7 6 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 36 14 3 5 2 1 2 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 41 6 8 3 6 2 4 2 2 3
Disability Benefits 41 9 10 4 3 3 1 2 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 256 98 55 34 29 21 6 2 2 2
Workers Compensation 29 16 7 2 1 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 4,391 3,541 339 162 76 66 24 47 17 24
  Interest 4,178 3,639 239 117 31 41 14 34 5 19
  Dividends 1,329 1,094 90 57 19 28 1 12 2 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 440 287 51 26 11 21 1 11 2 7
Retirement Income 400 54 43 51 38 27 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 78 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 26 7 4 6 3 0 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 87 28 23 14 7 6 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 161 46 43 10 11 17 0 17 7 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
145 56 16 9 3 23 1 6 8 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 22 2 12 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7,700 155 218 316 314 471 265 311 235 366
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7,776 145 204 298 311 443 242 307 238 388
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,087 33 88 176 197 173 145 93 73 43
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,221 37 82 168 197 151 125 88 80 63
  Government Transfer Payments 1,689 165 196 248 295 221 158 106 86 50
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 249 36 49 44 74 36 3 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,285 41 115 215 267 215 151 97 73 41
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
640 87 91 95 110 60 21 34 24 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 221 297 193 411 156 307 105 325 98 211
Earnings 171 276 136 416 108 280 81 357 61 220
  Wages and Salary 159 253 126 386 108 253 77 338 54 214
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 27 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 0 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 3 1 2 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 0 6 0 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 196 277 150 416 113 286 82 353 64 225
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
218 286 172 425 120 294 91 367 70 225
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 107 336 100 163 55 229 50 126 42 186
Earnings 75 352 66 162 33 244 35 121 20 201
  Wages and Salary 74 320 64 158 34 239 34 115 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 1 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 0 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 75 365 72 164 36 244 35 120 21 195
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
82 360 74 168 40 246 38 120 25 201
  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 5 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 51 141 42 146 46 85 24 113 28 54
Earnings 44 142 17 165 25 91 18 112 9 52
  Wages and Salary 44 138 19 162 25 96 18 110 7 51
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 1 0 0 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 0 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 17 157 28 91 20 114 12 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
46 142 17 153 30 91 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 20 922 32,901 733 47,933 822 0.488 0.0106 1,430
Earnings 9 870 40,796 344 54,436 967 0.437 0.0117 1,430
  Wages and Salary 9 826 41,430 353 55,089 971 0.428 0.0120 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 44 20,782 1,272 34,467 3,865 0.586 0.0475 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,676 285 11,828 256 0.310 0.0260 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,664 397 7,272 332 0.319 0.0544 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 3,859 433 5,418 450 0.481 0.0669 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 15 1,550 28 2,597 181 0.562 0.0483 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,436 27 1,615 119 0.384 0.0666 1,430
  Dividends 0 4 1,518 50 2,197 246 0.502 0.1143 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 1,916 109 3,946 749 0.556 0.1290 1,430
Retirement Income 1 1 11,211 1,120 16,701 1,061 0.499 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 16,218 1,928 19,643 2,067 0.430 0.0886 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 4,206 596 5,938 748 0.453 0.1066 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,508 439 7,862 796 0.510 0.0758 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,949 1,478 9,516 1,243 0.567 0.0921 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 9 877 35,418 490 49,571 874 0.467 0.0111 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
11 885 35,772 448 49,946 865 0.461 0.0110 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,704 285 11,888 258 0.309 0.0261 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 3 12,103 346 15,967 475 0.401 0.0288 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,499 208 11,920 314 0.420 0.0242 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,232 483 6,969 312 0.326 0.0503 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,050 230 11,318 226 0.313 0.0240 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 1 8,586 343 13,158 713 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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