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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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 32,100 528 675 2,014 2,890 3,132 3,003 2,636 2,063 1,750
Earnings 6,717 757 507 479 320 546 248 357 172 328
  Wages and Salary 5,717 592 431 404 290 479 227 286 170 263
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,015 231 83 84 29 85 11 69 14 54
  Farm Self-Employment 247 73 26 13 2 14 7 19 0 13
Social Security 28,786 665 1,289 3,215 4,264 4,645 5,182 4,271 2,469 1,295
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 764 263 125 121 161 74 6 4 5 2
Public Assistance 43 30 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 952 241 142 85 85 86 94 44 42 22
Survivor Benefits 1,773 418 305 234 163 154 119 66 66 31
Disability Benefits 173 14 34 25 21 20 7 4 7 3
Unemployment Compensation 251 88 61 40 34 12 5 0 3 6
Workers Compensation 130 36 11 18 13 2 8 9 6 0
Property Income 18,793 11,617 2,094 1,149 753 597 420 311 172 204
  Interest 17,867 12,927 1,764 973 480 373 284 196 81 82
  Dividends 6,261 3,988 641 445 214 253 108 169 16 97
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,459 1,031 340 251 127 145 65 91 26 56
Retirement Income 11,976 1,804 1,587 1,308 1,069 1,086 722 577 500 396
  Company or Union Retirement 7,595 1,533 1,283 1,000 725 722 422 339 253 189
  Federal Government Retirement 1,027 52 56 56 31 56 56 42 64 69
  Military Retirement 494 13 12 29 30 69 54 43 27 20
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,374 215 201 161 227 198 188 134 138 106
  Railroad Retirement 182 20 10 11 16 24 20 16 20 8
  Annuities 303 85 57 47 24 14 10 16 13 17
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 316 56 55 63 16 19 7 9 8 13
  Other or Don't Know 356 73 67 43 24 60 4 11 6 6
Pension Income 10,347 1,533 1,335 1,104 910 957 621 509 449 373
  Company or Union Retirement 6,768 1,315 1,100 893 652 675 371 305 240 188
  Federal Government Retirement 835 30 40 37 17 43 54 39 48 65
  Military Retirement 376 3 2 13 23 37 34 42 24 20
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,157 174 181 145 196 175 166 119 131 98
  Railroad Retirement 132 19 6 4 7 15 17 13 7 8
  Annuities 143 33 26 26 11 5 6 10 1 12
Alimony 52 8 18 11 0 3 5 0 0 0
Child Support 30 15 11 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 23 15 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
157 69 39 15 0 19 4 0 3 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 182 113 28 18 3 7 2 2 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 30,619 648 1,193 2,928 3,836 4,176 4,742 3,883 2,407 1,365
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
31,391 392 860 2,473 3,267 3,331 3,297 2,848 2,108 1,699
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 28,908 669 1,291 3,207 4,266 4,651 5,204 4,280 2,481 1,309
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
29,781 424 940 2,723 3,655 3,683 3,662 3,115 2,236 1,732
  Government Transfer Payments 29,809 529 914 2,853 4,071 4,338 4,654 3,967 2,604 1,456
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 799 285 135 123 160 75 6 5 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
29,138 681 1,240 3,219 4,462 4,760 5,191 4,289 2,489 1,312
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12,713 2,047 1,692 1,444 1,224 1,156 728 586 507 400

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,338 1,320 1,072 996 748 754 642 617 404 487
Earnings 110 229 78 301 69 131 86 176 54 138
  Wages and Salary 100 186 75 242 69 106 85 147 54 123
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7 31 3 53 1 20 3 29 3 12
  Farm Self-Employment 4 12 3 11 0 2 0 0 0 2
Social Security 631 361 93 43 19 25 11 12 3 2
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 27 8 9 36 16 5 0 3 0 3
Survivor Benefits 13 46 19 25 10 17 5 10 3 6
Disability Benefits 2 0 5 6 1 4 0 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 19 0 2 0 0 4 0 1 0 0
Property Income 215 140 103 93 65 57 83 50 28 43
  Interest 189 35 71 36 54 25 21 12 16 15
  Dividends 25 86 6 39 6 0 4 10 3 20
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 41 25 0 30 2 25 10 12 0 23
Retirement Income 456 362 251 298 120 239 130 175 75 77
  Company or Union Retirement 205 142 107 124 53 87 35 74 37 30
  Federal Government Retirement 72 67 35 61 11 46 56 29 5 15
  Military Retirement 20 41 14 22 6 32 11 5 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 124 83 67 70 36 75 28 66 28 21
  Railroad Retirement 6 5 7 2 3 5 0 0 1 5
  Annuities 3 5 0 0 4 0 2 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 14 12 3 11 5 0 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 11 4 3 8 3 3 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 415 290 215 258 112 229 121 169 55 74
  Company or Union Retirement 198 132 98 110 49 75 33 73 29 25
  Federal Government Retirement 61 44 31 57 11 46 49 22 5 15
  Military Retirement 20 30 10 19 6 30 11 5 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 128 80 64 58 35 78 26 66 25 21
  Railroad Retirement 6 5 7 2 3 5 0 0 1 5
  Annuities 0 5 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 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
7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 783 607 350 348 197 229 168 172 117 166
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,290 1,270 980 869 572 635 482 485 389 350
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 650 365 106 45 23 34 11 12 4 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,244 1,135 862 589 437 483 345 348 261 220
  Government Transfer Payments 905 651 427 295 185 285 199 211 116 109
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
630 366 93 43 19 25 11 12 3 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
454 365 251 297 123 239 130 172 75 77

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 320 503 272 272 260 297 193 206 152 181
Earnings 47 256 27 84 34 116 35 73 16 95
  Wages and Salary 43 222 19 67 28 106 32 59 17 88
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 49 3 5 0 7 0 12 3 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 7 1 6 0 0 0 0
Social Security 5 285 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 6 0 5 2 8 0 2 6 0
Disability Benefits 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 12 50 32 25 17 32 29 31 4 10
  Interest 3 41 11 6 13 3 14 7 1 4
  Dividends 0 44 0 4 3 31 0 3 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 25 0 10 0 18 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 91 72 81 39 31 100 8 24 37 41
  Company or Union Retirement 22 21 32 7 6 34 4 2 0 10
  Federal Government Retirement 25 8 5 18 7 29 0 5 14 10
  Military Retirement 2 4 5 0 5 7 0 0 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 44 28 14 9 6 32 1 11 14 17
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 6 0 0 2 0 2 0 1
Pension Income 90 59 73 19 29 91 8 22 24 41
  Company or Union Retirement 22 21 31 5 6 31 4 2 0 10
  Federal Government Retirement 21 8 5 6 6 26 0 5 14 10
  Military Retirement 2 4 5 0 5 7 0 0 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 43 25 14 9 6 27 1 11 8 17
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 67 448 94 106 85 119 60 109 55 112
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
249 552 201 199 178 234 132 213 103 176
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 285 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
192 380 105 101 94 123 79 102 55 58
  Government Transfer Payments 104 364 61 49 37 71 37 68 28 40
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 285 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
91 75 81 39 31 100 8 24 37 41

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 148 158 131 131 99 81 53 99 80 71
Earnings 27 90 20 79 3 23 2 48 6 17
  Wages and Salary 22 87 20 69 3 20 3 44 8 17
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 4 0 2 0 3 0 4 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 5 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 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 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 3 15 23 15 20 26 11 14 16 4
  Interest 2 6 7 2 7 11 2 3 0 3
  Dividends 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 8 0 9 0 6 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 21 12 18 15 4 10 14 3 15
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 7 0 1 6 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 6 0 3
  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 3 0
Pension Income 3 13 10 17 15 0 10 11 0 15
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 7 0 1 0 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 0 7 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 6 0 3
  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 66 70 44 71 33 32 24 45 36 28
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
114 135 92 89 45 44 26 65 58 51
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
52 37 34 20 13 9 8 12 12 16
  Government Transfer Payments 29 17 13 9 6 7 9 4 3 10
  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
2 21 12 18 15 4 10 14 3 15

 

    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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 41 1,286 18,920 121 30,029 252 0.479 0.0058 1,249
Earnings 3 530 19,587 605 36,681 881 0.581 0.0120 1,249
  Wages and Salary 1 413 19,690 566 35,786 876 0.568 0.0129 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 88 12,383 1,616 32,856 2,676 0.657 0.0321 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 24 11,783 1,956 34,303 6,250 0.698 0.0636 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,652 46 12,998 43 0.265 0.0045 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,880 312 5,274 163 0.407 0.0268 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 1 0 7,703 506 10,229 355 0.498 0.0262 1,249
Survivor Benefits 22 0 6,753 252 11,544 418 0.568 0.0253 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 3 9,106 878 18,084 2,022 0.564 0.0710 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 4,027 364 5,449 451 0.494 0.0607 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 7,434 1,035 11,099 1,061 0.483 0.0730 1,249
Property Income 32 175 2,022 16 6,893 136 0.707 0.0088 1,249
  Interest 87 0 1,728 14 3,860 88 0.636 0.0148 1,249
  Dividends 0 28 1,963 28 5,317 163 0.656 0.0155 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 69 3 3,958 203 11,092 468 0.670 0.0280 1,249
Retirement Income 82 24 10,506 141 16,196 181 0.523 0.0082 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 52 0 7,454 136 12,110 187 0.541 0.0112 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 3 23,542 619 26,865 678 0.390 0.0245 1,249
  Military Retirement 3 0 17,331 885 22,939 883 0.381 0.0385 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 2 14,961 428 20,261 412 0.458 0.0172 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,721 932 15,863 985 0.392 0.0621 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 5,510 521 9,378 840 0.561 0.0598 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 6,843 392 14,632 1,226 0.579 0.0564 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 7,224 745 13,586 1,124 0.588 0.0541 1,249
Pension Income 60 9 10,761 149 16,217 189 0.515 0.0087 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 40 0 7,794 176 12,270 195 0.532 0.0118 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 24,306 660 28,056 740 0.364 0.0272 1,249
  Military Retirement 3 0 21,271 1,376 26,298 1,057 0.356 0.0431 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 0 15,874 545 20,753 430 0.448 0.0177 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,777 1,055 17,385 1,298 0.396 0.0719 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 6,255 654 9,995 985 0.532 0.0685 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,090 452 5,371 523 0.556 0.0668 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,010 166 5,115 1,148 0.660 0.1371 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 602 13,834 52 20,267 217 0.457 0.0072 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 827 16,822 87 25,948 228 0.463 0.0061 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,678 46 13,043 43 0.266 0.0045 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26 159 14,865 66 19,076 99 0.377 0.0053 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 59 13,681 52 16,119 77 0.337 0.0053 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,611 292 5,145 159 0.413 0.0266 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,599 46 12,982 43 0.264 0.0045 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
82 24 9,895 129 15,580 172 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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