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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
55 to 64 Years
Hispanic (any race)
    Total 2,575 129 86 128 179 166 123 182 121 175
Earnings 1,897 55 59 71 49 106 71 146 84 153
  Wages and Salary 1,741 41 54 49 43 88 63 131 82 150
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 187 44 7 23 6 18 9 14 3 3
  Farm Self-Employment 19 14 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Social Security 419 38 35 46 97 78 50 32 21 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 137 24 11 34 44 9 3 5 3 1
Public Assistance 24 10 7 1 3 2 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 44 9 6 3 3 1 4 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 18 4 2 2 2 0 0 3 2 0
Disability Benefits 47 0 10 3 9 6 5 0 10 0
Unemployment Compensation 99 31 25 17 10 4 1 4 3 0
Workers Compensation 32 11 4 4 3 1 6 1 0 1
Property Income 795 627 58 20 26 9 5 11 2 4
  Interest 743 632 45 12 13 5 3 2 2 9
  Dividends 141 108 11 6 2 5 0 8 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 123 70 22 10 8 3 0 5 0 0
Retirement Income 235 23 22 18 38 21 16 5 18 5
  Company or Union Retirement 105 16 9 6 20 4 5 3 11 0
  Federal Government Retirement 21 1 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 16 0 1 2 3 3 0 1 1 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 64 2 4 4 5 7 10 1 4 4
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 8 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 18 1 4 3 7 3 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 175 18 10 11 27 14 12 2 10 5
  Company or Union Retirement 82 12 6 6 18 4 5 0 3 0
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 14 0 0 2 3 3 0 1 1 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 53 2 3 3 3 3 7 1 4 4
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Alimony 20 4 4 2 3 2 1 5 0 0
Child Support 10 1 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 6 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
28 21 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 9 1 5 0 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,256 82 86 109 127 172 107 168 110 161
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,349 75 85 105 135 173 111 169 108 166
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 421 38 35 46 97 78 50 32 21 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
576 44 47 49 114 90 54 29 28 15
  Government Transfer Payments 742 88 62 99 151 93 65 46 28 20
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 156 31 14 37 45 12 3 5 4 1
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
551 53 41 81 142 92 53 37 26 9
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
380 53 34 55 78 28 18 11 22 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
55 to 64 Years
Hispanic (any race)
    Total 96 120 94 124 41 96 60 99 26 50
Earnings 70 114 69 111 37 81 50 87 25 43
  Wages and Salary 66 105 61 109 35 75 48 83 24 43
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 7 7 2 1 5 1 4 1 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 4 0 2 1 2 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5 2 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 3
  Interest 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1
Retirement Income 18 5 5 6 5 4 3 7 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 7 5 1 4 0 1 1 4 1 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 1 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 1 2 3 3 3 1 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 16 4 5 7 5 4 5 7 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 6 4 1 4 0 1 1 4 1 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 1 2 3 3 3 1 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 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 85 118 71 110 40 81 53 88 25 43
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
96 120 83 120 40 87 61 98 31 42
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
29 8 9 12 4 5 5 8 4 1
  Government Transfer Payments 23 10 10 12 4 4 5 3 0 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
9 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
18 7 5 6 8 4 3 6 1 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
55 to 64 Years
Hispanic (any race)
    Total 26 73 22 38 13 39 15 23 10 26
Earnings 24 73 16 35 6 37 6 22 5 19
  Wages and Salary 24 64 14 33 8 37 6 22 3 19
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 3 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 1 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 1 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 2 1 2 0 0 1
  Interest 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 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 1
Retirement Income 2 1 0 0 2 4 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 2 1 0 2 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 1 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 2 1 0 2 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 24 74 16 35 7 38 6 22 5 20
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
27 74 18 35 9 42 7 25 6 20
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 4 1 0 2 4 0 2 1 0
  Government Transfer Payments 3 7 2 1 2 1 0 2 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 1 0 0 2 4 0 2 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
55 to 64 Years
Hispanic (any race)
    Total 5 21 12 14 9 9 8 12 7 9
Earnings 6 22 5 18 5 9 7 13 2 8
  Wages and Salary 6 20 5 16 5 9 7 12 2 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 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 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
  Interest 0 1 2 0 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 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 6 22 5 19 5 9 7 13 2 8
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6 22 10 15 8 10 7 12 2 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 4 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
55 to 64 Years
Hispanic (any race)
    Total 2 88 22,470 600 31,322 799 0.459 0.0197 1,430
Earnings 1 78 26,867 571 34,759 925 0.416 0.0221 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 70 27,451 792 35,093 902 0.403 0.0228 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 11,963 1,462 25,415 4,090 0.643 0.0869 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,803 329 10,435 365 0.330 0.0402 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,465 460 7,619 501 0.351 0.0721 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 4,340 586 5,704 657 0.476 0.0948 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 4 1,584 67 3,746 534 0.666 0.0709 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,469 64 2,753 472 0.608 0.1227 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,635 164 2,496 564 0.474 0.1478 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,204 238 4,725 1,146 0.601 0.1460 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 11,974 1,170 17,694 1,306 0.461 0.0621 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,188 2,093 16,576 1,908 0.494 0.0911 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 1 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 1 0 14,010 2,700 19,771 1,548 0.437 0.0689 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,862 1,744 17,765 2,343 0.501 0.1014 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 1 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 1 78 22,727 690 31,166 810 0.444 0.0205 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 80 23,762 753 31,700 792 0.437 0.0201 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,828 333 10,533 377 0.333 0.0401 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 10,938 396 14,801 661 0.429 0.0422 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 9,536 270 12,353 495 0.426 0.0360 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,203 481 7,384 475 0.384 0.0663 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,256 247 10,011 309 0.330 0.0355 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,057 375 13,945 893 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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