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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 alone (1)
    Total 30,419 1,527 639 733 925 1,346 735 1,162 940 1,402
Earnings 27,705 685 568 600 557 1,153 598 1,099 799 1,396
  Wages and Salary 25,991 542 536 533 497 1,013 564 970 765 1,263
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,396 523 106 165 75 210 49 143 48 134
  Farm Self-Employment 321 193 14 8 7 11 2 4 3 12
Social Security 948 38 84 103 265 174 105 58 25 34
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 535 69 68 138 165 44 19 20 2 6
Public Assistance 236 121 69 27 6 4 0 1 4 0
Veterans Benefits 173 51 36 16 6 14 4 18 3 2
Survivor Benefits 79 19 5 8 5 4 5 0 7 4
Disability Benefits 147 24 10 29 19 12 16 12 3 5
Unemployment Compensation 1,476 609 362 210 118 86 33 16 17 3
Workers Compensation 291 110 51 26 18 21 17 4 11 9
Property Income 15,220 13,150 734 489 177 203 47 77 47 67
  Interest 14,388 13,299 500 208 112 71 22 60 8 28
  Dividends 4,429 3,793 204 203 31 89 11 28 11 20
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,451 937 153 124 35 91 10 6 2 26
Retirement Income 364 56 25 40 36 31 23 17 19 18
  Company or Union Retirement 129 18 9 22 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 64 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 195 25 9 23 15 19 5 5 12 10
  Company or Union Retirement 85 9 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 37 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 14 13 4 1 0 3 0
Child Support 1,488 424 403 311 165 76 45 20 19 5
Educational Assistance 459 185 82 88 34 39 3 11 3 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
244 107 15 38 4 31 6 7 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 89 29 39 11 2 2 0 1 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 28,428 667 591 656 773 1,304 690 1,155 840 1,426
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
28,537 669 576 663 782 1,306 682 1,158 844 1,438
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 948 38 84 103 265 174 105 58 25 34
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,256 90 102 127 295 191 120 67 33 57
  Government Transfer Payments 3,487 869 574 476 572 338 187 146 73 55
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 739 166 130 155 175 48 20 22 7 6
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,559 145 149 224 443 217 141 89 37 41
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,071 208 153 188 209 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 alone (1)
    Total 773 1,255 740 1,573 615 1,311 623 1,338 500 976
Earnings 724 1,278 625 1,634 510 1,349 552 1,411 398 993
  Wages and Salary 703 1,199 591 1,534 496 1,262 520 1,333 384 950
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 99 28 117 18 91 26 74 5 44
  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 2 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 37 22 27 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 11 4 7 0 2 1 1 0 0
Retirement Income 11 6 1 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 1 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 1 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 1 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 732 1,288 632 1,633 516 1,352 557 1,413 406 1,000
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
736 1,293 641 1,629 531 1,352 563 1,420 402 996
  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 14 7 12 11 10 12 7 5
  Government Transfer Payments 19 39 24 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 1 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 alone (1)
    Total 515 1,279 451 660 300 876 248 516 295 708
Earnings 454 1,350 319 649 269 965 167 568 206 760
  Wages and Salary 457 1,252 315 657 270 931 164 547 193 736
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 118 2 7 2 31 3 19 5 26
  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 456 1,362 319 647 267 965 167 565 210 766
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
455 1,366 325 654 266 962 171 565 224 755
  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 alone (1)
    Total 235 478 185 470 146 250 129 314 101 171
Earnings 161 494 120 508 96 252 93 335 49 161
  Wages and Salary 146 470 107 491 97 263 89 324 46 149
  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 161 494 120 505 98 252 93 335 49 160
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
171 489 120 511 97 253 100 339 54 162
  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 alone (1)
    Total 82 2,895 36,610 186 48,968 399 0.463 0.0053 1,249
Earnings 53 2,747 38,759 422 50,937 422 0.430 0.0056 1,249
  Wages and Salary 53 2,586 40,020 285 51,363 427 0.422 0.0057 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 138 16,232 478 29,741 1,336 0.604 0.0211 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 11 2,082 130 15,366 1,957 0.742 0.0477 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,863 169 11,691 296 0.335 0.0289 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,348 227 7,261 204 0.308 0.0330 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,442 223 3,735 317 0.531 0.0661 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4,978 815 9,886 896 0.540 0.0609 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 11,916 2,729 17,624 2,643 0.555 0.1004 1,249
Disability Benefits 2 0 8,901 876 13,215 1,474 0.481 0.0928 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 6 0 3,390 148 5,096 224 0.522 0.0330 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,247 469 8,742 820 0.583 0.0598 1,249
Property Income 7 39 1,447 13 1,883 71 0.459 0.0535 1,249
  Interest 18 0 1,353 13 1,025 45 0.111 0.0501 1,249
  Dividends 0 9 1,460 25 1,744 104 0.410 0.1203 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 2 1,937 57 4,269 429 0.594 0.1943 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 11,949 915 18,636 1,170 0.517 0.0450 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 14,222 3,664 22,075 1,996 0.498 0.0635 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 15,145 2,935 21,465 1,549 0.469 0.0564 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 12,372 5,158 23,298 2,396 0.431 0.0750 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 5,503 1,022 10,265 1,900 0.641 0.1116 1,249
Child Support 2 0 4,487 134 5,758 192 0.463 0.0280 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,854 364 5,392 378 0.511 0.0544 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 4,965 1,045 10,591 1,315 0.649 0.0740 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,456 334 3,872 536 0.443 0.1218 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 53 2,750 37,425 245 50,030 413 0.435 0.0055 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
54 2,763 37,442 256 50,077 412 0.435 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,863 169 11,691 296 0.335 0.0289 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 10,183 246 14,229 446 0.434 0.0279 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 6 2 6,579 173 8,622 193 0.496 0.0174 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,173 245 6,452 191 0.391 0.0287 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,975 125 10,167 209 0.355 0.0222 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 7,317 240 10,779 466 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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