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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 alone (2)
    Total 4,779 210 162 254 327 326 158 273 218 308
Earnings 4,268 189 135 187 203 285 99 245 193 311
  Wages and Salary 4,195 170 134 185 198 284 99 243 190 304
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 149 70 1 7 9 7 0 2 2 10
  Farm Self-Employment 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 163 8 34 44 47 14 5 2 3 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 233 31 31 45 101 17 2 2 3 0
Public Assistance 207 118 50 28 4 2 2 1 3 0
Veterans Benefits 20 9 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 43 16 5 10 0 9 0 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 306 112 85 55 29 12 8 0 2 2
Workers Compensation 28 11 7 4 2 2 0 0 2 0
Property Income 1,083 998 21 26 9 6 5 2 10 1
  Interest 1,029 977 17 17 8 0 9 0 0 1
  Dividends 152 135 6 9 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 74 41 2 16 1 6 6 0 0 0
Retirement Income 57 20 8 8 3 9 2 3 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 12 3 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 7 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 326 172 66 61 12 6 6 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 285 113 68 40 31 6 7 8 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
77 39 8 13 8 2 0 0 4 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 12 7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,376 178 146 222 240 302 109 241 195 306
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,408 186 150 228 239 315 109 240 195 306
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 163 8 34 44 47 14 5 2 3 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
216 28 38 50 50 25 5 6 7 2
  Government Transfer Payments 961 247 213 180 186 58 27 20 18 6
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 423 132 77 74 104 16 8 5 6 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
542 118 95 107 147 30 13 13 12 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
455 145 78 75 109 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 alone (2)
    Total 179 302 210 289 116 217 78 228 58 141
Earnings 171 296 185 287 107 217 70 230 47 133
  Wages and Salary 173 290 185 283 108 213 69 230 47 134
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 6 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 0 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 176 300 183 290 109 217 70 232 47 131
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
174 302 181 292 111 217 69 232 47 134
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 0 0 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 0 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 alone (2)
    Total 84 130 37 48 18 103 16 36 8 47
Earnings 72 129 26 39 11 115 16 35 8 39
  Wages and Salary 67 128 26 38 11 103 16 36 8 39
  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 72 127 28 39 11 115 16 37 8 40
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72 127 26 39 11 115 16 37 10 40
  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 alone (2)
    Total 9 30 9 23 10 8 0 24 1 7
Earnings 8 33 4 22 7 6 2 27 1 4
  Wages and Salary 8 34 4 20 7 6 2 23 1 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 22 7 6 2 27 1 4
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 33 4 22 7 6 2 27 1 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 alone (2)
    Total 0 79 24,650 532 28,929 521 0.411 0.0135 1,430
Earnings 1 75 25,989 330 30,081 561 0.394 0.0141 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 74 26,005 334 30,083 566 0.392 0.0143 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 5,947 2,953 14,578 1,965 0.600 0.0742 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 7,219 425 8,204 565 0.356 0.0763 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,743 227 6,890 281 0.273 0.0492 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,196 182 3,095 267 0.477 0.0733 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 3,699 307 4,519 300 0.445 0.0488 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,358 49 917 122 -0.003 0.1621 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,317 49 511 67 -0.718 0.2237 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,413 137 1,271 343 0.203 0.3175 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 2,373 181 3,447 213 0.471 0.0511 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,605 370 5,863 585 0.563 0.0699 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,466 965 5,281 978 0.561 0.1223 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 75 25,597 330 29,641 551 0.400 0.0139 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 75 25,515 328 29,516 548 0.401 0.0139 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 7,219 425 8,204 565 0.356 0.0763 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 7,112 436 8,039 502 0.380 0.0644 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,290 257 6,035 197 0.414 0.0291 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,075 410 5,320 232 0.391 0.0400 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,365 326 6,605 261 0.383 0.0385 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,168 419 5,815 286 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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