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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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 19,733 309 252 331 434 678 391 571 513 865
Earnings 18,665 259 230 273 237 520 304 515 447 847
  Wages and Salary 17,454 194 217 237 205 476 281 449 423 749
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,681 315 57 95 39 100 33 84 33 114
  Farm Self-Employment 242 142 11 3 7 6 2 2 2 11
Social Security 564 11 38 69 143 129 72 34 17 25
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 371 34 56 91 111 43 14 14 0 6
Public Assistance 84 57 21 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 204 50 43 15 10 20 4 18 3 5
Survivor Benefits 30 8 1 6 1 0 3 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 109 13 4 24 16 9 6 12 1 5
Unemployment Compensation 1,143 466 278 169 90 69 27 16 11 4
Workers Compensation 209 76 39 23 7 13 14 3 11 6
Property Income 9,161 7,834 469 314 113 132 33 46 34 32
  Interest 8,571 7,893 309 131 72 47 18 30 7 15
  Dividends 2,811 2,422 111 145 12 61 5 15 5 5
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 968 632 96 80 20 60 9 8 3 19
Retirement Income 274 34 11 33 34 24 11 19 10 17
  Company or Union Retirement 81 4 6 21 8 5 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 18 0 0 0 2 2 0 10 0 4
  Military Retirement 72 2 0 2 11 10 5 4 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 51 10 0 1 4 3 5 3 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3
  Other or Don't Know 41 13 3 8 6 5 1 2 0 0
Pension Income 171 11 4 18 23 16 5 7 10 11
  Company or Union Retirement 61 0 3 17 8 5 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 67 0 0 2 11 8 5 4 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 5 0 0 4 3 0 3 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 114 64 23 19 6 2 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 230 101 39 27 9 27 2 11 3 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
137 62 6 26 5 13 3 0 3 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 50 17 25 5 0 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 19,135 245 251 324 352 635 378 553 464 870
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19,211 242 244 332 355 623 369 563 464 883
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 564 11 38 69 143 129 72 34 17 25
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
783 42 42 83 173 124 78 49 22 46
  Government Transfer Payments 2,442 600 406 293 362 265 136 114 50 54
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 440 79 77 84 116 43 19 14 0 6
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
904 47 63 115 264 174 104 53 23 31
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
684 101 87 111 137 62 26 34 11 25

 

  $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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 381 742 470 1,055 384 925 375 988 298 652
Earnings 362 764 397 1,098 339 953 324 1,046 237 695
  Wages and Salary 349 683 372 1,016 333 880 294 989 228 643
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 15 81 25 95 14 76 24 68 6 42
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 0 2 0 5 1 9 0 3
Social Security 4 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 10 1 3 7 8 5 0 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 3 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 0 2 7 0 0 3 0 1 0 3
Property Income 18 27 17 12 7 6 0 1 3 1
  Interest 7 0 8 7 0 0 0 3 2 0
  Dividends 0 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 8 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 7 12 3 4 5 7 4 4 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 6 2 1 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 11 2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 1 2 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 12 2 3 5 3 4 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 11 2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 1 1 2 3 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 7 0 1 1 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 361 772 401 1,100 344 953 324 1,046 239 695
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
365 778 406 1,099 349 950 330 1,043 237 693
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 20 6 7 5 7 6 4 4 3
  Government Transfer Payments 15 28 16 13 10 11 8 6 11 6
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 10 3 4 5 7 8 8 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 326 978 339 494 209 681 171 372 251 585
Earnings 289 1,050 269 471 185 738 117 429 176 617
  Wages and Salary 290 969 259 483 182 707 115 409 167 598
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 96 3 2 3 26 3 17 4 21
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 1
Social Security 0 10 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 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 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 4 2 0 3 10 7 0 2 0 2
  Interest 1 3 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 2 8 3 0 8 2 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 3 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 8 3 0 8 2 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 8 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 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 289 1,058 269 470 183 737 118 430 180 617
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
293 1,056 272 479 182 738 121 430 196 607
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 11 4 3 0 2 0 3 14 0
  Government Transfer Payments 3 9 6 0 2 2 0 3 4 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 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 8 3 0 8 2 2 3 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 156 398 161 404 111 230 79 281 79 153
Earnings 108 419 105 437 77 226 64 313 35 150
  Wages and Salary 105 401 95 420 78 240 59 299 32 139
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 16 6 18 0 2 0 6 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 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 1 0 0
Property Income 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 108 417 105 439 77 226 64 313 35 150
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
110 413 111 440 76 228 70 314 40 151
  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 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 1 0 0 0 3 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 62 2,595 44,189 658 58,740 572 0.417 0.0065 1,249
Earnings 46 2,495 45,648 275 59,620 588 0.404 0.0067 1,249
  Wages and Salary 46 2,347 46,372 287 59,948 592 0.397 0.0069 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 129 21,848 505 37,128 2,001 0.582 0.0252 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 8 2,128 153 16,605 2,355 0.737 0.0555 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,411 257 11,851 363 0.301 0.0373 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,605 257 7,650 236 0.301 0.0379 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,848 225 2,455 408 0.505 0.1236 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6,536 1,445 11,083 847 0.526 0.0522 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 2 0 9,467 1,062 15,859 2,026 0.506 0.0969 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,446 170 5,004 231 0.509 0.0344 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,340 515 8,620 908 0.584 0.0656 1,249
Property Income 4 18 1,462 17 1,922 87 0.462 0.0821 1,249
  Interest 7 0 1,358 16 1,032 55 0.113 0.0596 1,249
  Dividends 0 5 1,451 31 1,753 133 0.419 0.1609 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 0 1,915 69 3,960 472 0.565 0.0791 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 12,801 1,653 20,557 1,435 0.502 0.0524 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 11,100 6,011 25,078 2,852 0.506 0.0758 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 2 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 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 17,750 2,229 23,390 1,663 0.451 0.0595 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 2,214 232 3,193 304 0.466 0.0710 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,371 540 5,847 525 0.543 0.0633 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,074 1,605 9,729 1,661 0.655 0.1015 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 2,497 44,534 695 58,504 577 0.411 0.0066 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
48 2,508 44,702 646 58,565 575 0.411 0.0066 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,411 257 11,851 363 0.301 0.0373 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 11,024 315 15,720 626 0.432 0.0354 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 4 2 6,827 235 9,153 246 0.506 0.0202 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,918 348 6,926 237 0.352 0.0351 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,654 159 10,771 254 0.307 0.0285 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 8,264 266 12,682 666 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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