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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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,307 27 40 126 230 198 161 98 39 47
Earnings 149 23 11 12 7 14 0 6 6 13
  Wages and Salary 132 18 11 8 6 14 0 6 4 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 16 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 2 0
  Farm Self-Employment 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,180 32 70 171 256 249 218 98 32 27
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 102 33 25 11 23 10 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 49 6 13 6 0 7 3 1 2 4
Survivor Benefits 73 13 8 16 10 10 5 2 0 3
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Unemployment Compensation 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 354 280 15 18 10 4 3 6 2 1
  Interest 342 287 14 15 7 4 5 0 0 3
  Dividends 53 44 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 41 20 3 7 2 3 2 2 0 0
Retirement Income 392 43 44 46 39 49 25 23 15 19
  Company or Union Retirement 205 31 33 24 30 32 8 8 11 16
  Federal Government Retirement 52 0 5 8 0 5 4 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 15 0 0 0 4 2 5 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 111 4 3 16 7 9 12 15 2 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 334 30 43 34 29 41 24 25 13 15
  Company or Union Retirement 171 21 33 19 22 27 6 10 9 12
  Federal Government Retirement 38 0 3 2 0 3 4 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 13 0 0 0 4 2 3 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 104 3 3 14 5 9 12 15 2 3
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Child Support 5 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,228 29 67 172 245 240 204 100 31 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,263 20 46 146 214 186 165 91 42 47
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,180 32 70 171 255 248 218 99 32 27
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,216 22 49 148 222 190 180 95 34 40
  Government Transfer Payments 1,249 26 52 132 254 244 203 108 39 35
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 107 36 27 11 23 10 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,219 35 64 163 277 266 221 100 36 27
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
493 75 71 56 61 56 25 25 15 19

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 30 61 34 37 17 16 17 22 13 6
Earnings 0 5 4 7 4 1 0 3 0 5
  Wages and Salary 0 4 4 7 4 1 0 3 0 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1 18 0 1 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 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 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 1 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 1
  Interest 0 1 1 0 3 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 1
Retirement Income 21 9 5 14 5 14 0 8 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 11 0 3 6 4 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 6 0 9 0 8 0 6 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 20 9 2 14 5 12 0 4 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 6 0 9 0 8 0 3 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
2 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 7 25 10 3 4 6 5 5 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
31 47 41 38 15 16 14 17 7 8
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 18 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
28 41 37 35 13 12 9 12 6 5
  Government Transfer Payments 14 34 17 16 8 6 5 15 3 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
3 18 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
21 9 5 14 5 14 0 8 2 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3 13 0 5 9 5 9 5 0 2
Earnings 0 9 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 7 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  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 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 1 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 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 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 1 0 1 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 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 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 1 0 1 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 12 0 3 6 4 3 1 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 17 0 5 8 5 3 6 0 3
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 13 0 4 2 1 0 3 1 4
  Government Transfer Payments 3 16 0 2 0 1 0 1 1 3
  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
1 1 1 0 2 2 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1 4 0 6 0 6 3 1 0 0
Earnings 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 0 0 1 0 4 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 4 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 1 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 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 2 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 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 18 13,022 336 19,480 626 0.429 0.0293 1,430
Earnings 0 3 17,922 3,456 24,112 2,396 0.538 0.0734 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 3 19,512 2,638 25,007 2,573 0.536 0.0826 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 (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 10,619 207 11,092 193 0.264 0.0241 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,342 610 4,960 396 0.391 0.0712 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 2 1,584 101 4,123 833 0.687 0.1085 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,490 96 2,096 373 0.489 0.1376 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 4 0 11,231 607 15,427 899 0.458 0.0494 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,680 708 10,695 868 0.440 0.0719 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 4 0 15,912 1,088 21,405 2,143 0.394 0.0939 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 4 0 11,865 680 15,927 997 0.462 0.0533 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,975 894 11,264 1,002 0.443 0.0788 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 4 0 15,942 1,047 21,324 2,223 0.390 0.0990 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 3 11,059 219 13,584 420 0.358 0.0316 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 10 12,794 321 17,991 534 0.405 0.0284 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,629 207 11,102 194 0.265 0.0240 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 4 12,206 275 15,728 422 0.367 0.0276 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 4 11,643 216 14,368 382 0.346 0.0294 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,139 582 4,788 389 0.393 0.0713 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,669 196 11,156 189 0.261 0.0236 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 9,326 541 13,290 754 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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