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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
11,718 289 134 213 272 381 212 417 220 535
Earnings 11,315 239 139 171 202 371 181 436 201 545
  Wages and Salary 10,804 214 144 156 181 341 181 390 201 511
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 794 195 31 42 44 48 7 50 3 34
  Farm Self-Employment 168 97 9 8 2 0 0 5 4 7
Social Security 192 13 17 47 46 30 19 3 9 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 138 35 20 38 38 7 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 36 23 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 84 19 17 11 13 6 4 10 0 0
Survivor Benefits 17 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 2
Disability Benefits 43 9 4 9 11 1 0 5 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 762 411 155 92 52 27 8 8 3 3
Workers Compensation 93 46 12 9 13 7 3 0 0 0
Property Income 5,337 4,829 204 157 43 22 11 20 3 7
  Interest 5,045 4,800 122 55 25 8 6 12 0 4
  Dividends 1,343 1,182 82 70 3 0 0 0 5 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 365 239 28 45 11 12 1 5 4 3
Retirement Income 85 19 10 18 20 1 0 8 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 26 3 1 5 7 0 0 5 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 6 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 10 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) 13 0 3 3 5 0 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 30 10 3 4 7 0 0 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 14 3 0 3 7 0 0 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 15 7 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 18 10 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 544 175 133 83 26 35 7 22 14 15
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
119 45 24 12 5 21 1 0 5 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 61 20 38 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11,447 238 138 212 227 385 198 450 211 556
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
11,460 234 137 210 240 388 194 451 207 555
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 192 13 17 47 46 30 19 3 9 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
260 23 24 59 64 35 14 10 9 15
  Government Transfer Payments 1,408 532 273 193 186 85 45 23 32 11
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 168 56 28 39 38 4 0 3 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
315 34 33 66 100 39 20 7 8 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
245 71 36 48 58 5 4 11 1 5

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
377 603 383 760 281 686 303 691 222 467
Earnings 341 620 393 776 252 682 253 722 179 516
  Wages and Salary 340 592 390 711 252 651 247 704 177 499
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 25 5 92 0 25 4 19 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 3 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 3 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 0 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 0 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 4 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 341 616 393 771 255 687 256 722 178 514
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
345 616 388 774 264 681 256 725 178 514
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 3 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
3 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
224 568 191 336 141 399 146 206 96 275
Earnings 181 622 138 336 119 392 107 224 85 322
  Wages and Salary 178 610 136 335 108 370 101 217 84 317
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 21 0 4 0 21 0 6 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 1 5 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 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 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 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 181 622 138 336 118 392 110 226 85 322
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
181 622 140 335 118 392 107 226 85 323
  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

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
82 192 91 217 51 73 44 103 29 71
Earnings 50 167 80 226 39 82 28 103 26 70
  Wages and Salary 50 165 81 208 37 79 27 99 25 67
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 7 0 18 0 0 0 0 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 50 167 80 226 39 82 28 103 26 70
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 168 80 227 39 82 28 103 26 70
  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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
26 712 38,289 499 46,932 537 0.390 0.0084 1,249
Earnings 15 682 38,556 588 46,970 548 0.379 0.0086 1,249
  Wages and Salary 14 614 38,991 588 46,611 547 0.372 0.0087 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 60 16,566 794 32,426 2,211 0.616 0.0353 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 2,171 187 12,678 1,968 0.690 0.0627 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,499 420 9,062 372 0.300 0.0532 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 5,922 428 5,548 286 0.349 0.0520 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6,245 1,213 8,022 870 0.455 0.0900 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 2,318 94 3,678 161 0.498 0.0349 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,595 722 4,732 606 0.500 0.0933 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,382 21 1,125 78 0.168 0.4574 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,314 21 619 50 -0.414 0.1167 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,420 43 900 58 -0.066 0.0868 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 1,911 112 4,587 805 0.624 0.1060 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 6,976 722 8,574 909 0.440 0.0870 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 4,318 244 7,227 413 0.534 0.0422 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,078 646 7,006 962 0.544 0.0891 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 682 37,934 536 46,581 543 0.383 0.0085 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15 682 37,959 546 46,591 543 0.383 0.0085 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,499 420 9,062 372 0.300 0.0532 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,459 350 9,485 418 0.338 0.0481 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 4,076 192 5,731 191 0.496 0.0233 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,043 552 5,069 300 0.397 0.0538 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,110 248 8,216 290 0.301 0.0426 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,807 452 6,470 400 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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