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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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 14,958 240 300 998 1,332 1,603 1,713 1,452 1,185 897
Earnings 1,407 227 131 147 89 132 80 90 26 79
  Wages and Salary 1,190 174 107 130 91 117 73 64 29 67
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 204 55 26 15 2 17 4 19 3 11
  Farm Self-Employment 69 27 9 3 0 3 0 7 0 5
Social Security 14,050 311 564 1,580 1,991 2,339 2,999 2,013 1,138 440
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 339 133 42 43 89 27 5 0 0 0
Public Assistance 18 15 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 556 147 81 46 56 60 63 30 16 8
Survivor Benefits 1,148 291 198 127 107 99 80 46 43 19
Disability Benefits 56 6 19 11 6 4 3 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 63 19 11 22 6 3 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 41 6 1 7 7 1 3 3 0 0
Property Income 8,606 5,265 930 557 396 275 194 165 98 71
  Interest 8,115 5,880 782 455 231 161 135 103 45 36
  Dividends 2,808 1,721 289 264 109 112 40 72 10 32
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,076 401 155 132 62 78 27 37 21 11
Retirement Income 5,863 953 871 697 558 521 417 279 229 139
  Company or Union Retirement 3,762 805 685 558 380 324 231 164 118 66
  Federal Government Retirement 543 32 33 28 28 35 36 15 31 24
  Military Retirement 215 6 6 11 7 42 21 10 18 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,063 124 113 72 110 87 109 76 57 34
  Railroad Retirement 118 11 5 11 15 12 20 10 12 6
  Annuities 184 72 29 18 17 9 8 5 10 13
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 130 23 26 25 7 6 6 3 3 5
  Other or Don't Know 196 35 45 28 16 39 3 6 5 0
Pension Income 4,867 774 706 578 461 447 334 242 202 126
  Company or Union Retirement 3,228 650 560 489 329 306 193 143 114 64
  Federal Government Retirement 426 21 26 19 16 22 34 16 18 22
  Military Retirement 137 1 1 4 3 19 7 9 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 936 102 96 60 96 74 91 67 57 28
  Railroad Retirement 79 11 5 4 7 7 17 8 0 6
  Annuities 75 25 12 11 9 2 4 3 1 8
Alimony 11 4 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0
Child Support 3 2 1 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
105 34 31 12 0 14 4 0 3 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 81 54 9 10 3 4 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14,296 312 565 1,515 1,860 2,221 2,878 1,985 1,129 464
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14,672 186 428 1,257 1,526 1,721 1,957 1,638 1,159 803
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14,124 315 563 1,577 1,992 2,338 3,018 2,016 1,143 448
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14,436 181 427 1,305 1,633 1,793 2,069 1,649 1,177 803
  Government Transfer Payments 14,455 251 415 1,390 1,812 2,140 2,700 1,911 1,277 571
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 356 148 45 43 89 27 5 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
14,185 311 543 1,573 2,066 2,397 3,004 2,022 1,148 445
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,187 1,082 892 751 645 546 420 281 231 141

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 710 643 453 475 300 299 281 236 151 145
Earnings 15 27 20 51 4 23 8 26 13 18
  Wages and Salary 12 21 20 45 4 16 8 14 13 17
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 5 0 5 0 4 0 9 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 249 156 51 22 17 21 10 5 3 2
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 13 4 2 20 5 3 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 8 37 16 10 5 10 4 7 1 3
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 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 92 66 54 58 30 24 25 16 9 14
  Interest 79 11 21 18 22 19 14 0 5 7
  Dividends 10 50 3 16 0 0 0 10 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 15 12 0 13 1 14 3 9 0 5
Retirement Income 221 144 83 125 48 73 49 66 30 27
  Company or Union Retirement 78 40 24 52 22 26 12 33 30 9
  Federal Government Retirement 51 36 14 38 10 18 25 7 2 7
  Military Retirement 6 30 4 7 0 16 0 4 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 32 28 18 10 17 13 20 0 9
  Railroad Retirement 6 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 3 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 188 97 62 114 40 70 46 61 23 27
  Company or Union Retirement 77 33 19 46 21 20 12 33 26 9
  Federal Government Retirement 43 19 6 36 10 18 23 3 2 7
  Military Retirement 6 19 0 7 0 16 0 4 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 52 29 27 15 10 14 11 20 0 9
  Railroad Retirement 6 1 4 2 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
7 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 305 232 103 93 47 42 51 29 24 27
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
624 610 423 345 204 231 187 170 121 91
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 268 156 61 24 17 25 10 5 3 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
599 566 419 276 176 219 140 138 85 89
  Government Transfer Payments 400 300 228 135 79 132 82 91 51 57
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
247 158 51 22 17 21 10 5 3 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
221 144 83 125 48 73 49 66 30 27

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 129 204 79 87 80 78 70 57 42 63
Earnings 2 41 2 11 7 8 6 12 0 4
  Wages and Salary 2 36 0 6 7 7 6 12 0 4
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 3 139 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 5 0 3 2 8 0 2 3 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 2 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 8 16 10 15 13 12 8 16 3 6
  Interest 1 10 7 2 3 0 12 4 0 4
  Dividends 0 12 0 3 3 22 0 3 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 7 0 9 0 10 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 39 39 32 15 19 42 3 5 18 22
  Company or Union Retirement 10 12 7 2 3 12 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 8 3 3 7 5 21 0 0 10 9
  Military Retirement 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 18 7 4 3 9 0 3 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Pension Income 41 30 27 6 17 35 3 4 12 22
  Company or Union Retirement 10 12 7 0 3 9 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 8 3 3 3 3 18 0 0 9 9
  Military Retirement 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 15 7 4 3 7 0 3 0 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 171 16 16 10 17 9 8 5 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
69 196 45 59 50 66 55 62 28 49
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 139 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 159 27 49 38 50 41 39 31 34
  Government Transfer Payments 30 174 10 16 11 36 13 30 18 26
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3 139 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
39 39 32 15 19 42 3 5 18 22

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 52 41 33 41 31 22 18 21 24 10
Earnings 5 10 3 4 0 8 0 1 0 3
  Wages and Salary 5 10 3 3 0 8 0 1 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 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 2 0 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 9 13 5 13 17 5 4 0 0
  Interest 2 4 2 2 1 6 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 6 0 4 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 9 7 14 5 2 10 3 3 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 1 3 3 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 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 3 0
Pension Income 2 9 6 13 5 0 10 1 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 1 0 3 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 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 17 6 6 5 4 2 1 3 3 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 31 20 17 4 10 3 8 4 12
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14 22 10 7 3 6 2 5 3 11
  Government Transfer Payments 8 11 3 4 0 1 4 4 0 5
  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 9 7 14 5 2 10 3 3 5

 

    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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 8 360 17,229 118 25,025 293 0.436 0.0087 1,249
Earnings 0 76 12,086 396 27,597 2,062 0.636 0.0302 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 54 12,007 413 24,923 1,639 0.609 0.0313 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 10,572 2,314 36,941 9,870 0.735 0.0807 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,701 55 12,916 61 0.258 0.0065 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,660 612 4,944 220 0.403 0.0356 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,642 633 9,403 400 0.481 0.0334 1,249
Survivor Benefits 9 0 6,667 372 11,125 484 0.563 0.0305 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 12 80 2,043 25 6,848 200 0.701 0.0130 1,249
  Interest 30 0 1,725 21 3,707 121 0.624 0.0217 1,249
  Dividends 0 14 2,040 43 5,622 257 0.658 0.0227 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 35 3 4,714 297 12,136 752 0.669 0.0319 1,249
Retirement Income 33 5 9,339 192 14,672 244 0.533 0.0122 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 0 6,749 153 11,025 257 0.548 0.0169 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 3 23,002 714 25,625 939 0.400 0.0334 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,265 1,312 23,811 1,437 0.391 0.0583 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 13,081 418 17,486 562 0.473 0.0263 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,080 810 14,210 1,097 0.359 0.0817 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 4,208 651 6,961 580 0.512 0.0591 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 6,650 630 13,386 1,613 0.579 0.0773 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 6,667 701 11,432 1,308 0.540 0.0863 1,249
Pension Income 22 3 9,535 211 14,745 263 0.526 0.0131 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 16 0 7,067 162 11,231 271 0.534 0.0180 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 23,588 678 26,994 1,054 0.392 0.0377 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 25,281 1,438 29,808 1,972 0.348 0.0697 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 13,580 471 18,004 603 0.468 0.0277 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,431 751 15,050 1,580 0.376 0.1036 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 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 4,014 467 6,477 715 0.519 0.0786 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,892 235 3,493 976 0.550 0.2075 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 88 13,085 58 15,408 226 0.353 0.0104 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 167 15,399 103 20,876 251 0.406 0.0088 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,730 55 12,967 61 0.260 0.0065 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 75 14,772 81 18,529 136 0.362 0.0077 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 29 13,629 62 15,798 105 0.325 0.0076 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,200 589 4,784 214 0.413 0.0352 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,669 55 12,912 60 0.257 0.0065 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
33 5 8,927 170 14,177 234 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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