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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 to 34 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 29,516 1,488 754 943 942 1,408 832 1,518 892 1,830
Earnings 27,524 835 644 804 716 1,383 741 1,490 809 1,863
  Wages and Salary 26,467 735 612 768 662 1,286 712 1,406 789 1,796
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,633 441 97 104 78 137 39 105 23 78
  Farm Self-Employment 276 190 15 10 2 3 0 5 5 7
Social Security 494 25 44 98 146 61 46 25 23 14
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 428 71 46 127 142 20 9 10 0 0
Public Assistance 359 193 99 41 18 4 3 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 136 32 38 15 16 10 7 10 2 0
Survivor Benefits 43 8 3 6 1 0 3 6 0 8
Disability Benefits 114 29 15 14 26 9 2 5 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 1,508 706 392 203 91 59 20 15 8 6
Workers Compensation 221 117 27 18 23 8 4 10 6 0
Property Income 11,972 10,982 412 293 66 56 19 35 5 16
  Interest 11,390 10,898 230 137 39 27 11 22 0 6
  Dividends 2,564 2,289 132 118 3 1 2 1 5 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 761 524 63 69 17 27 6 10 7 3
Retirement Income 216 62 28 38 33 8 6 14 4 12
  Company or Union Retirement 72 25 7 12 9 2 2 5 2 9
  Federal Government Retirement 10 2 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Military Retirement 8 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 54 17 5 3 12 5 0 7 1 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 11 1 0 4 2 0 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 26 6 6 8 5 0 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 45 12 10 11 7 0 3 0 0 0
Pension Income 71 29 5 14 9 0 2 5 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 33 14 2 7 7 0 2 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 27 10 3 3 0 0 0 7 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 14 4 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,127 427 367 197 65 32 20 7 2 1
Educational Assistance 1,473 557 374 167 100 106 14 33 23 43
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
356 179 41 39 17 49 1 0 7 7
Other Income, N.E.C. 124 53 63 2 4 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 27,863 816 647 867 823 1,422 784 1,520 834 1,879
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
27,904 812 648 861 835 1,429 780 1,515 834 1,881
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 494 25 44 98 146 61 46 25 23 14
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
682 74 65 129 172 77 47 37 26 28
  Government Transfer Payments 3,431 1,170 761 461 475 209 118 80 62 28
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 752 244 134 160 153 23 17 11 3 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,150 208 153 217 306 93 66 44 27 18
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
946 297 154 190 180 35 25 26 7 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 to 34 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,090 1,588 931 1,988 702 1,595 683 1,523 541 987
Earnings 982 1,561 879 2,040 616 1,610 599 1,552 466 1,019
  Wages and Salary 971 1,490 876 1,952 608 1,551 590 1,525 460 992
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 64 13 119 6 53 6 35 3 25
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 3 5 0 1 0 2 0 4
Social Security 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Property Income 8 17 2 1 6 12 1 2 0 3
  Interest 0 3 0 2 4 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 2 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 7 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 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 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 9 12 3 7 0 7 0 9 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 0 0 6 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 988 1,563 888 2,037 618 1,610 606 1,557 469 1,018
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
999 1,571 885 2,042 626 1,600 604 1,559 472 1,021
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 5 3 2 2 0 0 2 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 13 12 13 16 2 0 0 4 2 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1 9 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

  $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 to 34 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 473 1,052 405 598 281 720 258 415 175 413
Earnings 397 1,160 287 579 225 729 187 442 143 462
  Wages and Salary 397 1,135 284 576 211 690 180 432 141 457
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 29 0 10 1 30 0 10 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 7 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 1 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 2 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 0 2 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 4
  Interest 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 1
Educational Assistance 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 397 1,164 287 579 224 729 190 444 143 462
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
398 1,164 290 581 224 729 186 442 145 463
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

 

  $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 to 34 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 132 307 115 298 71 141 59 154 47 98
Earnings 86 268 96 313 50 151 37 158 32 101
  Wages and Salary 84 264 97 299 48 149 31 159 31 97
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 9 0 21 0 0 0 2 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 3 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 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 86 268 96 313 50 151 37 158 32 101
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
91 270 96 314 50 151 37 158 32 99
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

    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 to 34 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 43 1,029 30,684 121 36,639 264 0.414 0.0052 1,249
Earnings 30 979 31,291 114 37,585 275 0.395 0.0054 1,249
  Wages and Salary 29 893 31,449 116 37,534 272 0.388 0.0054 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 69 11,744 413 23,746 1,228 0.625 0.0259 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 1,818 122 8,366 1,298 0.717 0.0686 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,874 213 9,999 295 0.309 0.0363 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,906 228 6,612 195 0.310 0.0346 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,328 137 3,031 176 0.452 0.0458 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4,852 647 7,379 670 0.473 0.0727 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 1 0 7,377 853 9,767 1,441 0.539 0.0949 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 2,807 138 3,944 117 0.476 0.0242 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,349 220 5,039 503 0.554 0.0722 1,249
Property Income 0 8 1,363 14 970 46 0.055 0.4191 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,307 14 534 27 -0.625 0.0790 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,400 31 916 51 -0.035 0.0735 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 0 1,816 74 4,175 520 0.625 0.0770 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 6,143 536 7,941 609 0.487 0.0577 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 1 0 3,427 128 4,226 162 0.475 0.0320 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,694 143 6,011 216 0.536 0.0268 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 2,485 371 6,352 630 0.601 0.0666 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 2,850 249 2,888 472 0.433 0.1680 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 30 979 31,106 114 37,304 272 0.397 0.0053 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30 983 31,106 114 37,310 272 0.397 0.0053 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,874 213 9,999 295 0.309 0.0363 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,561 212 9,754 299 0.369 0.0316 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 4,293 108 5,883 118 0.480 0.0163 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,955 266 5,209 166 0.410 0.0281 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,462 192 7,696 183 0.371 0.0239 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,280 226 5,955 198 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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