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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 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 19,316 503 335 514 596 844 425 915 488 1,169
Earnings 18,530 427 331 399 430 830 383 917 435 1,204
  Wages and Salary 17,738 369 324 377 394 772 374 848 426 1,149
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,167 273 52 62 64 82 18 73 14 61
  Farm Self-Employment 204 130 9 8 2 0 0 5 4 7
Social Security 312 17 39 85 74 37 28 6 17 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 303 60 38 80 106 12 5 2 0 0
Public Assistance 65 42 17 1 5 0 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 119 37 27 13 16 7 4 10 0 0
Survivor Benefits 23 2 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 7
Disability Benefits 80 19 7 21 12 5 2 7 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 1,226 583 296 178 76 47 24 11 3 6
Workers Compensation 136 69 19 14 16 10 4 1 0 0
Property Income 7,035 6,344 285 203 55 36 14 25 13 8
  Interest 6,663 6,339 157 81 31 10 14 13 0 4
  Dividends 1,649 1,442 99 95 3 0 0 0 5 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 491 305 46 60 16 25 6 5 4 3
Retirement Income 148 38 19 29 23 5 3 9 0 10
  Company or Union Retirement 46 9 3 8 8 0 2 5 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 8 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 32 13 3 5 4 0 0 5 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 19 0 9 3 5 0 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 36 11 4 7 5 4 2 2 0 0
Pension Income 46 19 3 4 8 0 2 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 26 9 0 3 8 0 2 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 10 3 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 26 14 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 784 260 197 119 37 46 7 29 14 22
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
226 108 27 21 8 32 1 4 15 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 74 28 42 2 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 18,751 416 346 463 481 851 411 934 453 1,213
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18,792 415 343 472 495 858 407 937 448 1,210
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 312 17 39 85 74 37 28 6 17 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
440 45 55 108 92 46 27 14 16 21
  Government Transfer Payments 2,298 776 502 371 318 123 76 37 44 15
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 357 94 51 80 111 8 5 5 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
596 56 72 137 205 47 37 11 19 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
484 126 68 95 133 5 14 13 1 15

 

  $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 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 687 1,082 640 1,300 444 1,061 430 1,091 343 657
Earnings 632 1,087 636 1,304 394 1,060 383 1,114 289 708
  Wages and Salary 629 1,032 626 1,226 396 1,011 371 1,093 287 687
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 53 17 104 3 39 9 25 0 20
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 3 4 0 1 0 2 0 5
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 8 4 2 1 4 4 1 0 0 3
  Interest 0 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 8 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 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 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 5 7 4 10 2 6 0 14 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 2 0 2 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 634 1,086 637 1,301 397 1,065 387 1,114 288 705
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
642 1,088 630 1,306 405 1,054 384 1,119 288 706
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 7 4 7 15 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 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 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 333 822 249 441 190 591 192 280 119 349
Earnings 275 882 187 440 150 606 138 301 108 398
  Wages and Salary 271 867 182 429 139 579 130 293 108 393
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 26 0 16 0 26 0 7 0 10
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 1 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 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 1 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 1 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 275 883 187 440 149 606 141 302 108 398
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
275 883 190 444 149 606 137 301 111 399
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 0 0 0 1 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 0 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
25 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 99 260 115 270 67 104 58 154 38 89
Earnings 68 234 90 280 50 114 41 157 32 88
  Wages and Salary 68 230 91 266 48 110 37 148 31 85
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 11 1 18 0 0 0 2 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 3 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 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 68 234 90 280 50 114 41 157 32 88
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
73 235 90 281 50 114 41 157 32 88
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 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 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
25 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 31 947 33,415 438 41,756 388 0.405 0.0066 1,249
Earnings 20 907 34,089 482 42,025 397 0.395 0.0067 1,249
  Wages and Salary 19 826 34,548 464 41,781 389 0.386 0.0067 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 70 16,159 658 30,318 2,077 0.615 0.0307 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 1,955 153 10,789 1,682 0.715 0.0601 1,249
Social Security 0 0 7,979 334 8,918 310 0.309 0.0444 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,704 306 6,174 217 0.306 0.0389 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4,561 638 7,008 743 0.493 0.0814 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 1 0 6,702 593 9,777 1,833 0.537 0.1151 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 2,756 165 3,916 123 0.473 0.0260 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,463 491 4,471 471 0.499 0.0772 1,249
Property Income 0 7 1,387 18 1,121 69 0.162 0.3441 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,315 18 586 40 -0.493 0.1002 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,430 39 1,050 102 0.070 0.6339 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 0 2,013 101 4,589 666 0.608 0.0884 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 6,457 592 8,644 812 0.495 0.0695 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 4,172 199 7,171 359 0.551 0.0358 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,966 665 6,490 673 0.564 0.0685 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 907 33,453 482 41,677 393 0.398 0.0067 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
20 908 33,389 472 41,655 393 0.398 0.0067 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 7,979 334 8,918 310 0.309 0.0444 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 7,824 318 9,225 360 0.368 0.0400 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 4,358 133 5,686 138 0.472 0.0186 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,044 329 5,659 217 0.356 0.0371 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,903 166 8,053 210 0.301 0.0322 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,258 323 6,831 322 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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