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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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 1,126 22 69 121 173 139 87 58 57 66
Earnings 247 17 5 11 5 25 6 13 11 13
  Wages and Salary 215 14 2 6 5 17 6 7 11 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 35 4 4 4 0 10 0 6 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 852 22 63 137 153 138 122 77 59 29
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 149 22 27 27 49 21 2 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 11 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 25 6 5 0 5 1 0 1 2 3
Disability Benefits 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 11 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 505 336 40 31 26 19 8 10 4 0
  Interest 479 358 36 34 7 19 4 6 3 0
  Dividends 158 98 24 8 10 5 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 62 30 9 5 0 5 1 1 0 2
Retirement Income 235 40 24 32 24 16 4 20 10 13
  Company or Union Retirement 144 43 20 14 17 11 2 10 5 6
  Federal Government Retirement 32 2 0 2 1 0 4 0 3 4
  Military Retirement 8 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 47 0 4 12 4 5 1 6 0 2
  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) 7 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 7 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 209 36 20 29 19 17 8 16 8 10
  Company or Union Retirement 128 35 17 14 16 11 2 10 5 4
  Federal Government Retirement 30 2 0 2 0 2 4 0 3 4
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 45 0 4 11 3 5 1 6 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
15 8 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 974 25 61 128 142 139 108 74 61 41
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
991 19 52 112 139 114 83 68 54 55
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 852 22 63 137 153 138 122 77 59 29
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
876 18 54 122 148 113 95 68 53 45
  Government Transfer Payments 992 25 75 156 188 150 122 77 63 33
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 149 22 27 27 49 21 2 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
970 21 81 160 197 164 126 80 59 29
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
383 62 52 58 73 38 7 20 10 13

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 36 21 32 20 13 21 13 13 8 5
Earnings 7 13 3 17 2 11 3 9 0 3
  Wages and Salary 7 13 3 16 2 11 3 9 0 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 27 9 4 0 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 4 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 2
  Interest 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 6 8 0 8 3 6 1 2 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 2 2 3 0 2 2 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 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 8 2 6 0 4 0 2 5 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 2 2 0 3 0 2 2 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 22 11 14 14 7 16 3 5 5 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
38 16 31 17 13 20 8 12 11 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 27 9 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
44 15 22 8 6 7 4 8 7 0
  Government Transfer Payments 31 9 18 3 2 3 4 3 6 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
27 9 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 8 0 8 3 6 1 2 5 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
65 Years and over:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 12 10 18 4 6 13 1 2 4 6
Earnings 0 2 5 4 3 6 0 0 1 13
  Wages and Salary 0 1 5 4 3 6 0 0 1 12
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 8 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 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 2
Pension Income 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 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 0 10 10 4 5 6 0 0 1 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6 10 10 6 10 7 3 1 4 10
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 10 2 1 3 1 2 0 3 3
  Government Transfer Payments 3 9 0 0 2 1 2 0 4 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 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 2 2 4 8 6 0 0 6 3
Earnings 0 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 2 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 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 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 1 0 0 0 0 1
  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 1
  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 1 0 0 0 0 1
  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 1
  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 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 2 4 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 2 2 0 4 0 2 2 4 1
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  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 1 0 0 0 0 1

 

    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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 44 13,631 575 26,906 1,726 0.553 0.0382 1,430
Earnings 0 27 26,808 2,665 49,916 6,392 0.546 0.0690 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 23 30,450 2,427 50,002 5,386 0.512 0.0730 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,918 316 11,964 279 0.305 0.0287 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,354 561 6,673 302 0.309 0.0535 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 7 1,878 100 5,783 815 0.704 0.0655 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,673 91 3,323 552 0.608 0.1163 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 2,001 190 4,316 778 0.597 0.1234 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 9,751 1,138 15,503 1,279 0.531 0.0577 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 6,633 1,244 10,510 1,274 0.573 0.0780 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 10,006 1,183 15,458 1,382 0.534 0.0624 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,090 1,166 10,772 1,387 0.550 0.0856 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 0 34 12,357 363 23,126 1,839 0.553 0.0464 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 36 14,309 568 26,401 1,840 0.540 0.0414 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,923 316 11,972 280 0.306 0.0287 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 12,111 392 15,791 527 0.390 0.0341 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 10,867 315 13,297 393 0.364 0.0306 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,354 561 6,673 302 0.309 0.0535 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,382 283 11,539 252 0.307 0.0270 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 8,198 400 12,100 835 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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