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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 15,866 374 241 370 418 659 350 752 381 970
Earnings 15,331 311 234 310 322 656 320 766 353 1,003
  Wages and Salary 14,640 272 226 290 289 600 312 701 350 953
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,023 226 50 58 57 78 18 69 8 51
  Farm Self-Employment 185 113 9 8 2 0 0 5 4 7
Social Security 240 16 25 58 59 34 24 3 13 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 183 44 24 53 49 7 5 0 0 0
Public Assistance 45 29 14 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 101 26 24 11 16 7 4 10 0 0
Survivor Benefits 19 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 4
Disability Benefits 53 11 5 10 12 1 2 5 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 1,019 507 239 135 61 40 14 11 3 6
Workers Compensation 122 64 17 12 14 8 4 1 0 0
Property Income 6,035 5,465 240 172 45 27 11 22 3 7
  Interest 5,707 5,433 136 66 26 10 6 12 0 4
  Dividends 1,437 1,270 85 73 3 0 0 0 5 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 414 268 38 48 12 16 1 5 4 3
Retirement Income 107 26 13 18 21 1 3 8 0 7
  Company or Union Retirement 34 6 3 5 7 0 2 5 0 6
  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 27 13 3 0 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) 15 0 5 3 5 0 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 16 1 2 4 5 0 2 0 0 0
Pension Income 39 16 3 4 7 0 2 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 19 6 0 3 7 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 22 13 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 628 211 152 92 31 40 7 22 14 22
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
169 84 24 15 5 24 1 0 7 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 64 21 40 2 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,500 304 240 357 362 674 340 783 366 1,014
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,518 299 239 355 374 677 336 785 362 1,012
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 240 16 25 58 59 34 24 3 13 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
328 31 35 69 77 39 23 10 13 19
  Government Transfer Payments 1,812 666 389 251 227 99 63 30 38 15
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 219 67 35 54 49 4 5 3 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
402 42 47 81 128 39 33 7 14 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
314 89 46 63 70 5 11 11 1 9

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 572 871 514 1,093 372 905 367 894 299 560
Earnings 516 866 515 1,113 325 909 324 921 252 610
  Wages and Salary 512 824 511 1,038 325 867 314 900 249 592
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 39 10 102 0 36 6 23 0 18
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 3 4 0 1 0 2 0 4
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 4 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 2 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 3
  Interest 0 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 6 0 0 2 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 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 3 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 5 7 3 7 0 6 0 5 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 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 515 862 516 1,109 328 913 327 921 250 607
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
523 862 510 1,113 336 905 327 924 251 608
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 5 4 7 13 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 0 0 2 0 0 0 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 272 687 226 385 171 478 169 238 113 299
Earnings 227 742 165 385 141 479 123 265 101 342
  Wages and Salary 224 730 162 378 130 455 117 256 100 337
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 21 0 10 0 23 0 7 0 6
  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 0 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 227 743 165 385 140 479 126 267 101 342
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
227 743 167 387 140 478 123 265 103 343
  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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 84 211 98 239 54 83 53 118 33 74
Earnings 53 185 84 249 43 94 33 119 28 73
  Wages and Salary 53 182 86 236 41 90 29 114 27 70
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 9 0 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 53 185 84 249 43 94 33 119 28 73
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
58 187 84 250 43 94 33 119 28 73
  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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 30 788 34,969 343 42,532 424 0.398 0.0072 1,249
Earnings 20 753 35,149 228 42,579 432 0.390 0.0073 1,249
  Wages and Salary 19 678 35,339 195 42,387 432 0.382 0.0074 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 64 15,871 646 29,401 1,772 0.607 0.0317 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 2,046 168 11,571 1,819 0.706 0.0616 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,423 366 9,134 366 0.301 0.0513 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,109 354 5,780 269 0.358 0.0471 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 5,189 970 7,320 757 0.458 0.0849 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 2,524 144 3,823 137 0.483 0.0294 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,401 441 4,462 506 0.503 0.0833 1,249
Property Income 0 6 1,381 20 1,089 73 0.142 0.3903 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,313 19 592 45 -0.475 0.1116 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,414 42 888 55 -0.076 0.0838 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 0 1,932 106 4,627 775 0.632 0.0986 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 7,059 788 9,349 1,030 0.505 0.0804 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 4,188 230 6,985 372 0.540 0.0390 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,496 483 6,050 810 0.586 0.0861 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 753 34,833 414 42,256 429 0.393 0.0073 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
20 754 34,806 416 42,271 428 0.393 0.0073 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,423 366 9,134 366 0.301 0.0513 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,447 327 9,707 434 0.358 0.0464 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 4,042 153 5,654 165 0.493 0.0210 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,338 396 5,288 272 0.401 0.0468 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,103 219 8,327 275 0.316 0.0394 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,888 390 6,867 421 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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