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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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,181 113 79 117 112 194 83 129 107 180
Earnings 3,576 56 50 54 46 141 53 107 70 149
  Wages and Salary 3,306 43 46 51 40 124 49 86 66 131
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 337 49 8 9 8 23 2 23 5 19
  Farm Self-Employment 29 24 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Social Security 453 16 32 55 55 62 66 47 50 29
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 82 15 16 10 23 13 0 2 0 0
Public Assistance 12 2 3 0 5 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 27 10 1 5 2 1 1 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 6 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 23 4 6 2 0 2 1 2 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 153 57 33 21 16 15 3 0 2 0
Workers Compensation 14 8 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 2,133 1,698 169 81 45 33 15 22 12 13
  Interest 2,014 1,755 103 63 16 22 9 15 3 11
  Dividends 689 571 44 32 11 13 0 5 2 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 231 146 30 12 8 11 1 7 1 6
Retirement Income 206 28 18 19 15 12 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 10 4 2 0 0 0 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 6 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 77 21 19 7 3 9 0 9 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
64 20 7 6 3 10 0 4 8 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,948 65 76 96 92 190 104 140 113 176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,985 57 66 95 91 175 89 135 108 181
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 457 16 32 55 55 62 66 47 50 29
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
523 15 27 59 55 50 53 42 45 32
  Government Transfer Payments 756 83 80 90 105 91 72 53 55 32
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 93 17 19 10 28 15 0 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
523 17 41 61 84 77 70 49 50 29
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
296 43 36 29 43 25 12 18 14 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 96 138 112 209 94 173 56 173 44 94
Earnings 77 126 81 214 72 155 42 192 29 91
  Wages and Salary 73 104 72 199 75 139 38 174 24 85
  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 0 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 3 1 1 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 96 128 86 214 74 158 42 190 34 92
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
107 131 100 217 81 167 45 197 38 92
  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
6 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 57 197 48 82 26 131 33 64 23 113
Earnings 34 210 28 85 16 141 22 59 14 130
  Wages and Salary 33 180 26 82 16 139 22 57 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 34 216 33 85 17 140 22 59 14 124
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
40 211 33 87 20 141 27 61 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 33 79 28 77 24 56 11 67 19 33
Earnings 26 81 11 89 15 47 6 79 3 37
  Wages and Salary 26 77 13 88 15 52 6 75 1 37
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 0 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 89 17 47 8 81 5 36
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
28 80 11 87 19 47 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 10 663 41,400 557 59,767 1,450 0.453 0.0149 1,430
Earnings 4 633 46,990 1,377 64,624 1,625 0.419 0.0161 1,430
  Wages and Salary 4 596 50,011 1,496 65,286 1,635 0.410 0.0165 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 40 26,831 1,700 45,155 6,064 0.550 0.0583 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,765 488 13,452 431 0.309 0.0383 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,419 995 7,241 632 0.399 0.0855 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 3,941 557 5,677 638 0.498 0.0871 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 7 1,570 41 2,515 247 0.541 0.0770 1,430
  Interest 3 0 1,434 38 1,538 149 0.353 0.0909 1,430
  Dividends 0 3 1,507 69 2,181 359 0.505 0.1032 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,980 156 3,311 917 0.477 0.2003 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 15,103 1,671 19,129 1,544 0.501 0.0631 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 4,730 1,066 8,981 1,384 0.530 0.1072 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 4 635 41,618 493 60,083 1,503 0.446 0.0154 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 640 41,857 480 60,513 1,487 0.440 0.0153 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,837 487 13,580 436 0.306 0.0385 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 15,104 738 19,196 829 0.414 0.0454 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 10,537 452 13,224 531 0.434 0.0357 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,527 961 7,069 574 0.371 0.0813 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,880 444 12,930 389 0.313 0.0360 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,820 749 15,539 1,153 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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