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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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,788 238 145 197 145 241 112 156 128 214
Earnings 4,049 142 111 118 67 190 71 132 79 169
  Wages and Salary 3,772 126 107 114 61 173 67 109 76 151
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 346 54 8 9 8 23 2 25 5 19
  Farm Self-Employment 30 25 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Social Security 467 16 34 57 58 64 68 48 50 29
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 89 15 18 12 26 13 0 2 0 0
Public Assistance 17 4 6 0 5 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 27 10 1 5 2 1 1 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 7 0 0 1 0 1 4 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 25 4 6 2 2 2 1 2 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 162 59 40 21 16 15 3 0 2 0
Workers Compensation 14 8 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 2,291 1,842 172 83 46 36 15 22 14 15
  Interest 2,151 1,885 103 65 18 24 9 15 3 13
  Dividends 725 604 45 32 11 15 0 5 2 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 235 147 31 12 9 12 1 7 1 6
Retirement Income 209 28 19 19 17 13 10 16 14 10
  Company or Union Retirement 124 23 16 12 12 11 2 12 7 6
  Federal Government Retirement 24 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 3 3
  Military Retirement 17 0 1 1 2 1 3 2 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 1 0 2 1 2 2 2 2 1
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 13 4 2 0 2 1 2 0 0 0
Pension Income 179 23 15 15 16 11 6 14 12 10
  Company or Union Retirement 118 23 15 12 13 9 2 12 5 6
  Federal Government Retirement 22 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 3
  Military Retirement 17 0 1 1 2 1 3 2 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 1 0 0 1 2 2 1 2 1
  Railroad Retirement 2 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 9 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 198 79 39 24 5 13 4 14 0 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
111 26 14 12 6 17 2 4 8 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 8 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,433 149 139 162 116 241 124 166 124 196
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,470 139 128 161 115 230 109 161 118 201
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 470 16 34 57 58 64 68 48 50 29
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
539 15 29 61 60 54 55 43 46 32
  Government Transfer Payments 834 107 99 102 112 93 76 54 56 39
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 106 19 24 12 31 15 0 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
549 19 48 65 91 79 72 50 51 29
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
310 45 41 31 45 26 12 18 16 10

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 114 157 117 225 110 196 62 180 46 96
Earnings 88 142 87 231 83 171 48 197 29 93
  Wages and Salary 85 120 78 216 86 155 43 179 24 87
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 23 8 15 1 18 3 17 5 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Social Security 23 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 2 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 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Workers Compensation 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 7 4 3 2 3 4 0 0 0 2
  Interest 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 6 10 3 12 4 3 1 3 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 7 1 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 8 3 11 2 2 0 3 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 2 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 2 4 1 3 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 6 0 2 0 4 0 2 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 107 144 93 231 85 175 48 195 34 93
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
119 148 107 234 92 183 51 201 38 94
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 25 9 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
37 13 17 9 10 8 2 6 3 1
  Government Transfer Payments 29 12 7 5 5 5 1 3 3 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
23 11 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
7 13 3 12 4 3 1 3 3 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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 60 200 48 89 29 137 33 67 23 113
Earnings 37 213 28 91 19 146 22 60 14 130
  Wages and Salary 36 183 26 89 19 144 22 59 15 127
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 32 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 6 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 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 2 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 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 2 2 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 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 37 219 33 91 20 146 22 60 14 124
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
43 213 33 94 22 146 27 62 16 127
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 4 2 1 3 1 2 2 3 3
  Government Transfer Payments 2 6 0 1 2 1 2 4 3 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 2 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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 33 79 28 79 24 58 11 67 19 33
Earnings 26 81 11 90 15 48 6 79 3 37
  Wages and Salary 26 77 13 89 15 52 6 75 1 37
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 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 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 2 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 26 79 11 90 17 49 8 81 5 36
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
28 80 11 88 19 49 8 82 5 36
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 2 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 3 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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 11 667 36,204 527 54,231 1,299 0.486 0.0141 1,430
Earnings 5 638 41,182 483 59,009 1,472 0.455 0.0152 1,430
  Wages and Salary 5 600 41,665 513 59,253 1,475 0.450 0.0156 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 40 26,494 1,384 44,410 5,917 0.557 0.0576 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,659 483 13,366 422 0.316 0.0375 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,389 869 7,246 582 0.391 0.0814 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 3,844 476 5,560 605 0.497 0.0851 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 7 1,555 39 2,422 232 0.531 0.0831 1,430
  Interest 3 0 1,427 37 1,490 141 0.336 0.0901 1,430
  Dividends 0 3 1,500 67 2,118 342 0.494 0.1117 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 2,001 156 3,442 913 0.489 0.1869 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 14,813 1,752 18,980 1,522 0.498 0.0630 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,705 1,426 14,712 1,765 0.529 0.0824 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 1 0 15,331 2,116 19,604 1,711 0.498 0.0685 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,244 1,340 14,451 1,825 0.553 0.0839 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 3,798 533 7,171 739 0.569 0.0707 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 8,971 1,780 12,442 1,603 0.507 0.1004 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 640 36,989 649 55,312 1,368 0.475 0.0146 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 645 37,362 1,075 55,733 1,356 0.470 0.0146 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,729 483 13,491 426 0.310 0.0379 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 14,815 689 18,939 809 0.413 0.0449 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,912 415 12,627 494 0.448 0.0338 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,987 1,027 6,870 523 0.384 0.0749 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,607 443 12,693 378 0.318 0.0351 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,596 655 15,156 1,109 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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