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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
45 to 54 Years
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,886 98 45 64 46 64 50 81 39 93
Earnings 1,744 35 22 59 43 67 36 84 41 103
  Wages and Salary 1,613 30 21 55 32 64 34 73 41 94
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 170 25 2 10 11 6 4 11 3 10
  Farm Self-Employment 13 9 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Social Security 35 0 5 4 5 12 5 3 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 15 1 4 3 2 2 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 11 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 75 28 13 7 11 7 5 0 0 2
Workers Compensation 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 1,057 832 98 38 23 19 5 11 2 7
  Interest 1,016 869 67 26 16 6 4 13 0 4
  Dividends 312 260 24 7 2 9 0 2 2 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 113 77 10 11 1 6 0 1 1 1
Retirement Income 20 3 2 3 2 0 3 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Pension Income 12 3 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 23 7 9 1 1 2 0 2 0 0
Educational Assistance 6 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
16 7 6 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,768 35 24 63 47 74 39 85 41 103
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,775 35 25 63 47 74 38 84 40 103
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 35 0 5 4 5 12 5 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
54 3 6 7 7 12 8 3 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 144 34 19 16 24 19 14 3 4 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 18 2 4 5 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
50 2 6 8 8 11 8 3 1 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
38 5 5 8 4 2 3 2 0 0

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 60 82 38 101 38 73 16 64 26 57
Earnings 53 72 29 109 26 79 15 79 16 62
  Wages and Salary 45 64 27 99 27 63 15 73 13 62
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 7 2 11 0 16 0 5 3 1
  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 2 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 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Interest 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 1 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 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 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 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 58 73 29 109 26 79 15 79 14 63
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
58 73 29 109 27 79 16 81 14 63
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 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
45 to 54 Years
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 23 72 21 40 10 66 8 27 10 45
Earnings 16 81 10 37 7 71 6 29 2 45
  Wages and Salary 16 72 10 35 7 72 6 28 2 43
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 9 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 3
  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 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 1 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 16 81 10 38 7 71 6 29 2 45
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16 81 10 38 5 71 6 29 2 45
  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

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 9 35 7 35 9 8 9 19 2 12
Earnings 10 28 2 42 2 17 5 10 2 12
  Wages and Salary 10 27 4 41 2 19 5 10 0 9
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 1 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 1 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 1 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 10 28 2 41 3 17 5 10 2 12
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 28 2 40 3 17 5 11 2 12
  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 1 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
45 to 54 Years
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 5 282 36,514 895 55,735 2,042 0.478 0.0226 1,430
Earnings 3 276 39,633 1,811 57,564 2,134 0.455 0.0235 1,430
  Wages and Salary 3 260 40,741 980 58,255 2,232 0.448 0.0243 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 19 24,320 2,834 37,619 4,582 0.544 0.0795 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 4,434 1,225 6,219 848 0.442 0.1140 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 1 1,588 58 2,654 386 0.556 0.2079 1,430
  Interest 3 0 1,462 55 1,731 251 0.412 0.1221 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,497 101 2,332 569 0.539 0.1731 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 1,829 206 2,839 1,227 0.450 0.3084 1,430
Retirement Income 0 1 (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 1 (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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 3 276 37,570 1,813 56,980 2,110 0.457 0.0234 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 278 37,940 1,790 57,036 2,104 0.458 0.0233 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 7,873 842 9,048 1,003 0.480 0.0807 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

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