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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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,911 171 111 192 220 226 203 230 196 320
Earnings 4,348 115 97 142 81 175 147 194 159 316
  Wages and Salary 4,208 96 92 129 82 172 145 191 153 307
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 234 59 12 22 8 13 2 12 7 22
  Farm Self-Employment 23 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 243 18 12 37 64 56 30 8 5 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 232 29 29 40 104 15 5 7 0 2
Public Assistance 131 73 21 25 9 1 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 53 10 10 0 4 5 4 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 10 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 30 5 2 4 13 0 0 0 2 1
Unemployment Compensation 304 129 84 24 23 18 10 2 8 4
Workers Compensation 21 8 3 4 3 1 0 0 1 0
Property Income 1,461 1,304 56 42 22 12 2 5 2 0
  Interest 1,378 1,285 39 19 13 9 7 1 1 0
  Dividends 231 196 11 23 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 124 85 15 4 5 1 0 1 1 1
Retirement Income 79 17 3 4 19 7 0 3 4 3
  Company or Union Retirement 29 4 3 0 6 4 0 0 2 1
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  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) 11 7 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 17 4 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 38 2 2 0 7 7 0 3 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 18 2 2 0 6 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Child Support 278 109 80 59 7 13 6 2 1 0
Educational Assistance 144 62 43 7 1 10 12 5 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
47 26 0 9 0 5 2 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 15 10 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,537 115 98 167 129 228 177 204 162 317
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,567 121 98 171 135 220 177 208 162 319
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 243 18 12 37 64 56 30 8 5 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
310 34 14 41 82 47 30 13 9 7
  Government Transfer Payments 910 201 155 87 187 94 56 36 19 19
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 335 76 49 58 111 16 14 7 0 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
516 70 37 74 161 73 47 22 10 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
396 88 48 59 114 24 13 18 2 5

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 146 253 152 346 138 272 101 248 85 143
Earnings 148 251 132 355 107 292 80 280 38 160
  Wages and Salary 143 239 134 344 110 272 78 281 39 155
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 7 0 13 0 20 2 8 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 9 0 3 0 5 3 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 4 3 4 1 1 2 0 0 0
  Interest 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 1 9 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 7 2 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 2 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 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 7 2 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 2 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 4 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 149 256 131 360 112 289 80 283 42 160
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
151 258 131 358 115 294 80 278 42 160
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 12 3 3 1 5 0 0 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 16 11 8 2 0 5 2 2 6 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 8 2 0 0 5 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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 89 192 64 98 39 104 26 52 30 67
Earnings 65 204 51 102 30 115 9 55 20 78
  Wages and Salary 63 201 46 104 32 108 9 52 20 78
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 1
  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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 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 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 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 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 65 204 51 102 30 115 9 55 20 77
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
70 200 52 104 32 112 11 53 22 74
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 2 0 2 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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 28 41 24 45 16 25 6 29 12 13
Earnings 14 48 14 44 10 24 2 33 7 10
  Wages and Salary 12 54 12 42 10 25 1 31 7 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 2 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 2 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 2 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 14 48 14 45 10 24 2 32 7 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16 49 19 44 10 27 2 32 7 10
  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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 5 153 30,249 337 35,610 714 0.409 0.0136 1,430
Earnings 4 139 31,521 277 37,391 780 0.382 0.0144 1,430
  Wages and Salary 4 128 31,593 282 37,459 797 0.377 0.0146 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 10 15,306 2,938 20,853 2,255 0.566 0.0641 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,642 366 10,232 456 0.290 0.0563 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,940 218 7,216 301 0.276 0.0516 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,262 236 3,683 414 0.501 0.0905 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 3,180 311 4,651 336 0.487 0.0565 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,401 44 1,230 147 0.217 0.1266 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,341 43 721 76 -0.247 0.1458 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,472 116 1,142 136 0.108 0.1394 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 1,839 197 4,338 1,336 0.618 0.1934 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 9,615 985 14,607 1,774 0.449 0.1033 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 1 0 3,437 313 4,326 509 0.460 0.0877 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,100 421 5,223 622 0.554 0.0840 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4 141 30,941 280 36,379 754 0.391 0.0141 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 141 30,925 282 36,391 750 0.391 0.0140 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,642 366 10,232 456 0.290 0.0563 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 9,503 319 11,739 643 0.384 0.0563 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 7,658 289 8,551 313 0.450 0.0316 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,857 474 6,448 285 0.339 0.0455 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,700 211 9,006 306 0.330 0.0384 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 7,569 353 8,360 489 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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