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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 alone (1)
    Total 15,576 363 231 361 405 646 348 742 370 933
Earnings 15,059 302 226 298 316 642 315 756 343 973
  Wages and Salary 14,380 263 221 279 283 587 307 691 339 924
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,001 221 45 57 57 78 18 69 8 49
  Farm Self-Employment 181 109 9 8 2 0 0 5 4 7
Social Security 231 14 25 55 57 34 21 3 13 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 178 40 24 53 49 7 5 0 0 0
Public Assistance 43 28 14 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 99 26 24 11 14 7 4 10 0 0
Survivor Benefits 19 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 4
Disability Benefits 51 10 5 10 11 1 2 5 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 997 502 233 131 58 40 12 11 3 3
Workers Compensation 118 61 17 12 14 7 4 1 0 0
Property Income 5,937 5,381 231 170 44 27 11 20 3 7
  Interest 5,612 5,345 131 66 25 8 6 12 0 4
  Dividends 1,418 1,254 85 71 3 0 0 0 5 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 408 265 36 48 12 16 1 5 4 3
Retirement Income 104 24 13 18 20 1 3 8 0 7
  Company or Union Retirement 33 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 14 0 2 4 4 0 2 0 0 0
Pension Income 39 16 3 4 7 0 2 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 18 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 621 209 152 89 30 40 7 22 14 22
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
167 84 24 15 5 24 1 0 5 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 62 21 39 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,224 299 232 344 353 660 335 770 356 984
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,242 295 231 342 366 662 332 772 352 981
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 231 14 25 55 57 34 21 3 13 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
318 29 35 67 76 38 20 10 13 19
  Government Transfer Payments 1,776 659 384 246 218 99 57 30 38 12
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 212 62 35 53 49 4 5 3 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
390 39 47 80 123 39 30 7 14 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
306 83 46 63 68 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 alone (1)
    Total 552 851 511 1,077 367 890 361 878 293 553
Earnings 498 847 511 1,098 322 894 318 903 249 601
  Wages and Salary 494 806 505 1,025 321 852 308 882 247 584
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 36 10 102 0 35 6 23 0 17
  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 497 843 512 1,094 325 898 321 903 248 599
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
505 843 506 1,098 333 890 321 906 248 600
  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 alone (1)
    Total 266 681 220 385 167 471 169 235 113 297
Earnings 222 737 159 384 139 472 123 262 101 340
  Wages and Salary 220 725 158 376 128 448 116 253 100 335
  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 222 738 159 384 138 472 126 264 101 340
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
222 738 162 385 138 472 122 262 103 341
  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 alone (1)
    Total 84 207 96 236 54 82 51 118 32 74
Earnings 53 182 81 246 43 93 32 119 26 73
  Wages and Salary 53 180 83 233 41 89 28 114 25 70
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 7 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 53 182 81 246 43 93 32 119 26 73
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
58 183 81 247 43 93 32 119 26 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 alone (1)
    Total 30 775 35,086 274 42,671 430 0.397 0.0073 1,249
Earnings 19 740 35,230 192 42,703 438 0.390 0.0074 1,249
  Wages and Salary 19 668 35,425 197 42,527 438 0.382 0.0075 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 62 15,892 639 29,360 1,791 0.605 0.0322 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 2,068 172 11,819 1,854 0.703 0.0618 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,436 370 9,151 376 0.303 0.0525 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,203 355 5,877 270 0.342 0.0481 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 5,011 916 7,283 769 0.462 0.0860 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 2,484 129 3,760 136 0.484 0.0294 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,422 472 4,459 516 0.497 0.0858 1,249
Property Income 0 6 1,380 20 1,092 74 0.146 0.3866 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,313 20 592 46 -0.475 0.1132 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,414 42 885 56 -0.080 0.0851 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 0 1,930 107 4,675 785 0.633 0.0988 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 7,072 787 9,479 1,052 0.500 0.0817 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 4,178 230 7,009 376 0.540 0.0392 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,466 445 5,944 814 0.590 0.0876 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 19 740 35,024 340 42,380 435 0.392 0.0074 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 742 35,012 346 42,395 434 0.390 0.0074 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,436 370 9,151 376 0.303 0.0525 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,439 329 9,741 446 0.354 0.0475 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 3,994 153 5,610 167 0.497 0.0220 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,454 385 5,393 275 0.391 0.0476 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,086 224 8,339 280 0.315 0.0402 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,971 391 6,965 429 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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