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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 16,243 228 194 231 341 527 297 447 407 668
Earnings 15,443 196 189 185 196 415 233 405 366 651
  Wages and Salary 14,389 148 178 161 164 372 215 348 345 571
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,445 271 49 73 33 87 28 64 27 86
  Farm Self-Employment 221 124 11 3 7 6 2 2 2 11
Social Security 445 5 36 55 115 95 56 30 13 17
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 274 28 40 69 79 30 10 12 0 5
Public Assistance 51 31 17 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 158 45 33 15 6 15 3 16 3 2
Survivor Benefits 26 4 1 6 1 0 3 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 89 12 4 19 9 9 6 10 1 5
Unemployment Compensation 937 392 221 142 66 57 20 15 9 2
Workers Compensation 195 70 38 19 7 13 14 3 10 6
Property Income 7,841 6,687 399 266 98 124 25 42 28 31
  Interest 7,364 6,776 266 110 63 40 12 29 7 15
  Dividends 2,449 2,106 99 120 11 57 5 15 5 5
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 832 529 83 76 18 57 7 5 2 16
Retirement Income 216 28 8 28 21 17 11 14 8 16
  Company or Union Retirement 61 4 4 19 2 1 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 0 0 0 2 2 0 8 0 2
  Military Retirement 57 2 0 2 10 10 5 1 8 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 46 10 0 1 3 0 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) 7 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3
  Other or Don't Know 28 10 3 4 2 5 1 2 0 0
Pension Income 135 11 2 18 14 10 5 4 8 10
  Company or Union Retirement 46 0 1 17 2 1 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 53 0 0 2 10 8 5 1 8 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 5 0 0 3 0 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 103 56 23 18 4 2 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 172 79 26 25 8 21 2 4 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
115 53 6 26 4 9 3 0 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 39 11 22 5 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,802 178 207 222 287 498 292 437 379 669
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,858 174 200 227 290 494 283 441 379 680
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 445 5 36 55 115 95 56 30 13 17
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
618 30 40 65 132 99 63 39 17 37
  Government Transfer Payments 1,939 492 317 242 278 202 113 94 40 32
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 316 51 56 66 82 31 11 12 0 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
683 23 50 92 202 124 83 46 16 21
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
515 71 65 92 104 42 19 21 10 22

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 306 607 374 825 316 738 327 790 244 544
Earnings 280 630 316 866 283 758 286 820 207 578
  Wages and Salary 269 562 294 791 275 698 259 763 198 534
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 72 19 85 13 60 23 60 4 39
  Farm Self-Employment 2 0 0 2 0 5 1 9 0 3
Social Security 4 4 0 0 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 1 1 0 5 5 5 0 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 3 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 0 0 7 0 0 3 0 1 0 3
Property Income 18 26 17 11 6 5 0 1 3 1
  Interest 6 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 7 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 7 5 1 4 3 3 4 4 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 4 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 5 1 3 3 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 4 0 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 5 0 0 1 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 3 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 279 635 318 867 288 758 286 820 210 578
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
281 639 322 865 293 751 292 821 209 576
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13 11 2 4 3 3 6 4 4 3
  Government Transfer Payments 8 21 12 11 10 9 6 3 6 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 5 1 4 3 3 5 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 274 832 285 423 179 582 146 319 218 506
Earnings 251 890 223 403 158 636 97 375 158 531
  Wages and Salary 254 815 218 414 154 609 96 357 149 511
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 88 2 2 2 24 3 16 4 19
  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 9 7 0 1 0 2
  Interest 1 3 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 2 8 2 0 7 2 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 2 0 7 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 2 0 7 2 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 8 2 0 7 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 250 897 223 402 156 635 98 376 162 533
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
253 900 224 410 154 635 101 377 177 525
  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 2 3 0 2 0 3 12 0
  Government Transfer Payments 3 9 5 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 2 0 7 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 138 337 135 349 91 194 71 234 63 130
Earnings 97 348 92 381 58 192 62 249 29 122
  Wages and Salary 94 326 84 367 60 204 58 239 26 111
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 16 4 17 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 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 97 345 92 381 58 192 62 249 29 122
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
99 341 92 383 57 192 67 250 34 124
  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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 57 2,270 46,177 328 60,618 630 0.413 0.0072 1,249
Earnings 42 2,190 46,905 300 61,247 644 0.400 0.0073 1,249
  Wages and Salary 42 2,056 47,989 614 61,606 650 0.392 0.0076 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 119 23,057 1,722 38,365 2,094 0.579 0.0266 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 8 2,237 168 18,022 2,537 0.728 0.0579 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,326 309 12,029 431 0.315 0.0426 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,507 313 7,597 283 0.308 0.0449 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 5,124 895 9,911 940 0.558 0.0623 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 2 0 10,344 1,501 16,650 2,399 0.503 0.1078 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,369 193 5,066 272 0.523 0.0393 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,322 512 8,733 954 0.586 0.0679 1,249
Property Income 4 16 1,466 18 2,016 98 0.482 0.0808 1,249
  Interest 7 0 1,359 18 1,068 62 0.142 0.0637 1,249
  Dividends 0 3 1,454 33 1,753 137 0.415 0.2236 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 0 1,967 76 4,386 538 0.592 0.0783 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 13,703 1,717 21,418 1,717 0.508 0.0564 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 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 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 18,224 2,629 23,982 1,963 0.441 0.0677 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 2,299 292 3,247 322 0.464 0.0729 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,157 697 5,327 564 0.528 0.0770 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,582 1,524 8,701 1,652 0.656 0.1124 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 43 2,192 46,172 304 60,194 633 0.407 0.0073 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
43 2,203 46,254 306 60,275 631 0.407 0.0072 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,326 309 12,029 431 0.315 0.0426 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 11,045 353 16,132 748 0.445 0.0405 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 4 2 6,658 254 9,177 288 0.516 0.0233 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,927 379 7,023 284 0.342 0.0425 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,681 181 11,073 308 0.303 0.0337 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 8,210 306 13,264 825 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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