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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
35 to 44 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 30,849 1,544 654 742 943 1,372 749 1,176 952 1,418
Earnings 28,085 700 575 606 561 1,170 609 1,112 808 1,415
  Wages and Salary 26,354 555 543 539 499 1,029 574 982 774 1,281
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,427 533 107 167 77 211 49 144 48 134
  Farm Self-Employment 325 196 14 8 7 11 2 4 3 12
Social Security 973 42 85 106 270 181 107 58 25 34
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 550 72 72 140 171 44 19 20 2 6
Public Assistance 250 128 72 30 6 4 0 1 4 0
Veterans Benefits 175 51 36 16 6 16 4 18 3 2
Survivor Benefits 82 19 5 10 5 4 5 0 7 4
Disability Benefits 148 24 10 30 19 12 16 12 3 5
Unemployment Compensation 1,506 621 371 213 120 86 35 16 18 3
Workers Compensation 297 113 51 27 19 21 17 4 11 9
Property Income 15,402 13,302 752 492 179 206 47 77 47 67
  Interest 14,562 13,457 512 209 112 74 22 60 8 28
  Dividends 4,465 3,826 204 206 31 89 11 28 11 20
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,468 946 155 125 37 92 10 6 2 26
Retirement Income 370 59 25 42 36 31 23 17 19 18
  Company or Union Retirement 134 21 9 24 4 8 5 1 6 5
  Federal Government Retirement 22 2 0 0 3 4 0 10 0 2
  Military Retirement 65 6 0 2 10 14 5 1 9 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 66 13 2 4 3 2 5 4 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 9 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 21 5 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 4
  Other or Don't Know 63 16 7 8 13 5 7 2 2 1
Pension Income 199 28 9 23 15 19 5 5 12 10
  Company or Union Retirement 88 11 3 21 2 8 0 1 3 1
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 56 0 0 2 10 10 5 1 9 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 38 8 1 0 3 1 0 3 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 93 33 11 15 13 4 1 0 3 0
Child Support 1,513 432 408 318 166 78 45 20 19 5
Educational Assistance 468 192 83 89 34 39 3 11 3 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
257 112 15 41 5 33 6 9 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 91 29 42 11 2 2 0 1 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 28,826 685 599 662 784 1,326 703 1,168 850 1,445
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
28,935 686 584 670 792 1,329 694 1,171 853 1,456
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 973 42 85 106 270 181 107 58 25 34
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,282 94 104 130 298 198 122 67 35 57
  Government Transfer Payments 3,571 888 592 486 589 349 192 147 74 55
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 767 174 138 160 182 48 20 22 7 6
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,606 154 156 232 455 225 143 89 37 41
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,105 219 161 195 215 76 36 35 28 26

 

  $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
35 to 44 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 787 1,274 757 1,588 631 1,332 628 1,360 503 991
Earnings 744 1,301 632 1,650 525 1,368 557 1,433 401 1,008
  Wages and Salary 722 1,221 598 1,550 511 1,279 525 1,352 387 963
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 100 28 119 18 92 26 76 5 45
  Farm Self-Employment 2 0 1 2 0 8 1 13 0 3
Social Security 10 16 7 0 1 1 3 1 7 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 3 2 0 7 5 5 0 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 5 3 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 1 6 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 0 2 7 0 1 3 0 3 3 3
Property Income 23 38 22 29 7 10 1 3 3 3
  Interest 7 2 13 15 0 0 0 5 4 0
  Dividends 0 17 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 12 4 9 0 2 1 1 0 0
Retirement Income 11 6 3 7 11 8 6 11 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 0 1 7 7 3 8 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 1 3 4 3 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 6 5 2 5 4 7 6 10 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 7 3 7 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 2 4 3 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 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Child Support 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 4 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 747 1,310 642 1,649 533 1,370 562 1,435 409 1,015
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
751 1,315 651 1,645 546 1,370 569 1,444 405 1,011
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 10 16 7 0 1 1 3 1 7 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21 24 15 7 12 11 10 12 7 5
  Government Transfer Payments 19 39 25 13 12 14 6 5 9 6
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
13 22 7 1 1 2 3 1 7 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 15 3 7 11 8 7 15 0 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
35 to 44 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 519 1,294 464 667 302 888 252 521 297 718
Earnings 459 1,365 330 655 270 981 170 572 208 768
  Wages and Salary 462 1,265 325 664 271 947 168 551 194 742
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 119 2 7 2 31 3 19 5 28
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 4
Social Security 0 16 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 1 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 7 3 0 3 9 7 0 5 0 3
  Interest 3 3 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 2 8 2 0 7 2 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 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 1 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 2 8 2 0 7 2 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 8 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 2 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 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 0 0 5 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 462 1,377 330 654 269 981 170 569 212 774
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
461 1,381 336 661 267 978 174 569 225 763
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 14 2 3 0 2 0 3 17 0
  Government Transfer Payments 4 15 5 0 2 2 0 3 5 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 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 8 2 0 7 2 2 3 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
35 to 44 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 239 483 188 473 146 263 129 315 102 173
Earnings 163 503 120 511 96 264 93 338 49 164
  Wages and Salary 147 479 107 494 98 272 89 327 46 151
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 18 5 22 0 2 0 6 0 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 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 1 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 1 0 0
Property Income 1 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2
  Interest 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Dividends 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 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 3 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 3 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 2 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 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 163 503 120 508 98 264 94 338 49 163
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
172 498 120 514 97 264 101 343 54 164
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 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 1 1 0 0 0 3 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
35 to 44 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 84 2,927 36,569 184 48,901 395 0.463 0.0053 1,249
Earnings 54 2,778 38,700 421 50,880 418 0.430 0.0055 1,249
  Wages and Salary 55 2,612 39,968 309 51,270 423 0.422 0.0057 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 141 16,210 476 30,021 1,357 0.607 0.0211 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 11 2,070 128 15,202 1,938 0.744 0.0476 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,842 162 11,594 291 0.339 0.0284 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,337 227 7,222 200 0.310 0.0325 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,434 214 3,693 302 0.531 0.0637 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 5,135 871 9,934 889 0.539 0.0604 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 11,701 2,778 17,572 2,554 0.554 0.0980 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 8,952 880 13,874 1,617 0.493 0.0931 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 6 0 3,391 146 5,081 220 0.522 0.0325 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,252 474 8,654 806 0.587 0.0591 1,249
Property Income 7 39 1,448 13 1,879 70 0.458 0.0538 1,249
  Interest 18 0 1,353 13 1,021 44 0.108 0.0498 1,249
  Dividends 0 9 1,459 24 1,736 103 0.408 0.1214 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 2 1,940 57 4,302 425 0.594 0.1922 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 11,815 900 18,483 1,156 0.517 0.0443 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 13,019 3,600 21,446 1,954 0.512 0.0622 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 2 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 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 14,826 2,921 21,235 1,529 0.475 0.0557 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,957 4,515 22,623 2,365 0.451 0.0733 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 2 0 5,539 981 10,242 1,886 0.632 0.1135 1,249
Child Support 2 0 4,483 133 5,739 189 0.464 0.0277 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,764 366 5,337 372 0.514 0.0539 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 5,075 970 10,380 1,253 0.643 0.0730 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,471 320 3,866 523 0.428 0.1218 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 55 2,781 37,391 219 49,964 409 0.435 0.0055 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 2,794 37,414 235 50,012 408 0.435 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,842 162 11,594 291 0.339 0.0284 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 10,174 240 14,135 439 0.436 0.0278 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 7 2 6,569 172 8,605 191 0.496 0.0173 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,106 242 6,389 186 0.391 0.0281 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,936 123 10,072 204 0.357 0.0218 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 7,214 239 10,619 454 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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