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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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,984 215 175 266 339 332 162 281 224 332
Earnings 4,451 193 142 200 210 293 103 254 197 330
  Wages and Salary 4,374 174 142 197 205 291 103 252 195 322
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 155 71 1 10 9 7 0 2 2 12
  Farm Self-Employment 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 167 8 34 46 48 14 5 2 3 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 239 32 31 47 104 17 2 2 3 0
Public Assistance 213 120 53 28 4 2 2 1 3 0
Veterans Benefits 21 9 3 2 4 0 2 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 45 17 5 10 0 9 0 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 330 118 93 57 30 14 12 0 2 4
Workers Compensation 28 11 7 4 2 2 0 0 2 0
Property Income 1,152 1,053 28 32 9 6 5 2 10 1
  Interest 1,096 1,038 20 20 8 0 9 0 0 1
  Dividends 177 155 6 13 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 74 41 2 16 1 6 6 0 0 0
Retirement Income 58 21 8 8 3 9 2 3 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 14 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 1 0 2 0 0 2 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) 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 36 16 3 3 0 9 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 9 3 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 8 3 0 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 335 176 69 63 12 6 6 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 296 120 70 40 31 6 7 8 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
80 40 8 13 8 2 0 0 5 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 12 7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,563 182 154 237 248 310 113 250 200 325
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,595 190 157 242 247 323 113 249 200 325
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 167 8 34 46 48 14 5 2 3 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
221 29 38 52 51 25 5 6 7 2
  Government Transfer Payments 1,006 257 226 184 194 60 30 20 18 8
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 435 136 81 75 107 16 8 5 6 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
557 120 99 108 153 30 13 13 12 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
469 150 82 77 112 8 13 6 9 8

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 184 313 221 305 118 223 86 232 61 146
Earnings 175 308 193 303 110 223 76 234 49 143
  Wages and Salary 177 301 193 299 112 220 75 234 49 143
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 7 5 4 3 0 0 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 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 2 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 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 7 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 3 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 181 311 192 305 112 223 76 236 49 141
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
179 314 190 307 115 223 75 236 49 143
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 88 131 37 51 20 105 18 38 8 49
Earnings 72 131 26 42 12 117 18 36 8 46
  Wages and Salary 67 130 26 41 12 105 19 37 8 46
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 5 0 7 0 0 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 1 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 1 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 72 129 28 42 12 117 18 38 8 46
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72 129 26 42 12 117 18 38 10 46
  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 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 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 1 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

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 9 35 9 24 10 8 0 27 2 7
Earnings 8 33 4 23 7 6 2 30 2 4
  Wages and Salary 8 35 4 21 7 6 2 26 2 4
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 8 33 4 23 7 6 2 30 2 4
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 33 4 23 7 6 2 30 2 4
  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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 90 24,739 509 29,135 511 0.415 0.0134 1,430
Earnings 1 87 26,041 324 30,301 551 0.397 0.0139 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 86 26,072 329 30,320 556 0.394 0.0140 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 6,335 2,924 14,514 1,889 0.591 0.0738 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 7,266 417 8,376 579 0.354 0.0774 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,739 223 6,880 276 0.272 0.0484 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,218 182 3,092 260 0.480 0.0715 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 3,760 291 4,700 302 0.447 0.0485 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,368 48 920 115 -0.007 0.1534 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,319 48 510 64 -0.724 0.2149 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,424 128 1,277 303 0.212 0.2750 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 2,375 179 3,442 208 0.469 0.0502 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,484 365 5,753 566 0.573 0.0681 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,468 982 5,448 973 0.579 0.1138 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1 87 25,659 324 29,861 541 0.403 0.0138 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 87 25,581 323 29,740 538 0.405 0.0137 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 7,266 417 8,376 579 0.354 0.0774 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 7,118 431 8,122 509 0.385 0.0649 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,263 258 6,087 195 0.418 0.0286 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,028 401 5,303 227 0.392 0.0393 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,374 326 6,642 261 0.384 0.0385 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,094 411 5,771 280 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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