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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 to 74 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 651 15 40 62 76 76 48 36 43 34
Earnings 208 12 5 9 5 25 4 9 11 8
  Wages and Salary 182 11 1 4 5 16 4 7 11 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 28 2 4 4 0 10 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 490 17 37 76 85 74 62 50 40 15
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 69 16 19 10 10 14 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 8 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 302 192 22 18 18 12 7 10 2 0
  Interest 286 208 18 24 4 17 3 6 0 0
  Dividends 100 53 19 6 8 3 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 26 8 2 0 0 1 1 0 2
Retirement Income 107 21 10 12 6 2 0 15 5 6
  Company or Union Retirement 60 17 9 4 4 1 1 10 3 2
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 24 0 1 6 0 2 0 5 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) 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 93 17 8 11 4 4 1 15 5 5
  Company or Union Retirement 54 15 7 4 4 1 1 10 3 1
  Federal Government Retirement 13 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2
  Military Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 0 1 5 0 2 0 5 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 4 2 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 597 18 35 68 76 78 54 47 43 20
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
598 12 34 61 73 61 45 43 41 26
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 490 17 37 76 85 74 62 50 40 15
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
498 13 37 71 82 58 53 43 36 23
  Government Transfer Payments 552 24 46 85 86 83 62 48 41 17
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 69 16 19 10 10 14 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
539 20 48 86 92 89 63 53 40 15
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
176 37 29 23 16 16 0 15 5 6

 

  $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 to 74 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 19 9 13 12 10 18 9 10 6 3
Earnings 6 11 3 15 2 10 2 6 0 3
  Wages and Salary 6 11 3 14 2 10 2 6 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 19 8 0 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 1 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 3 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 2
  Interest 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 3 0 6 1 5 0 2 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 2 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 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 2 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 2 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 17 11 5 12 7 13 3 5 5 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16 9 14 11 9 16 7 9 9 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 19 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 7 10 4 3 4 3 4 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 18 6 6 2 1 2 3 2 2 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
19 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 3 0 6 1 5 0 2 4 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 to 74 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 6 7 13 4 2 9 0 0 4 5
Earnings 0 2 4 3 0 5 0 0 1 13
  Wages and Salary 0 1 4 3 0 5 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 5 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 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 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 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 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 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 0 7 7 4 2 5 0 0 1 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 7 7 4 5 5 3 0 4 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 6 0 0 3 0 2 0 3 1
  Government Transfer Payments 2 6 0 0 2 0 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 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 2 0 0 1 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
65 to 74 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 1 2 3 5 6 0 0 6 2
Earnings 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 2 2 2 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 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 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 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 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
0 2 2 0 4 0 2 2 4 0
  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 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 1 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
65 to 74 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 36 15,666 1,023 32,897 2,849 0.580 0.0490 1,430
Earnings 0 26 27,431 2,747 53,204 7,493 0.555 0.0746 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 22 30,634 2,511 52,314 6,228 0.528 0.0798 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 11,007 447 12,118 386 0.311 0.0379 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 5 1,963 135 6,659 1,150 0.708 0.0796 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,725 122 3,473 687 0.597 0.1396 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 2,348 401 5,372 1,098 0.621 0.1276 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 15,251 3,616 17,684 1,984 0.521 0.0782 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 15,399 2,862 18,043 2,171 0.513 0.0857 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 0 28 13,608 681 28,451 2,910 0.584 0.0561 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 30 15,648 852 31,589 2,939 0.569 0.0521 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,007 447 12,118 386 0.311 0.0379 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 11,970 575 15,742 734 0.416 0.0567 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 11,023 422 13,361 541 0.381 0.0408 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 10,686 392 11,779 359 0.315 0.0361 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 7,458 1,048 13,098 1,327 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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