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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 alone (1)
    Total 16,029 224 187 231 334 515 291 440 402 658
Earnings 15,243 187 186 184 194 408 227 397 362 641
  Wages and Salary 14,201 141 175 160 163 365 209 341 341 561
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,423 263 49 73 33 86 28 63 27 86
  Farm Self-Employment 218 121 11 2 7 6 2 2 2 11
Social Security 433 3 34 55 113 89 56 30 13 17
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 265 26 38 67 76 29 10 12 0 5
Public Assistance 50 29 17 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 156 45 33 15 6 13 3 16 3 2
Survivor Benefits 24 4 1 4 1 0 3 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 87 12 4 18 9 9 6 10 1 5
Unemployment Compensation 917 386 214 139 63 57 18 15 9 2
Workers Compensation 192 67 38 18 7 13 14 3 10 6
Property Income 7,745 6,607 388 266 96 123 25 42 28 31
  Interest 7,273 6,692 260 110 63 39 12 29 7 15
  Dividends 2,434 2,092 99 120 11 57 5 15 5 5
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 823 524 81 76 17 57 7 5 2 16
Retirement Income 214 28 8 26 21 17 11 14 8 16
  Company or Union Retirement 59 4 4 17 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 102 55 22 18 4 2 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 167 75 26 24 8 21 2 4 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
112 50 6 26 4 9 3 0 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 38 11 21 5 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,594 169 203 221 284 487 286 429 376 659
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,649 165 195 226 286 482 277 432 376 671
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 433 3 34 55 113 89 56 30 13 17
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
607 28 39 65 131 95 62 39 15 37
  Government Transfer Payments 1,893 482 306 239 268 194 110 94 40 32
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 306 48 55 64 79 31 11 12 0 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
665 20 49 91 195 118 82 46 16 21
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
503 68 63 89 100 41 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 alone (1)
    Total 303 601 363 819 308 726 327 773 243 533
Earnings 275 622 311 859 273 749 285 804 205 567
  Wages and Salary 264 554 289 783 265 691 259 749 196 524
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 72 19 84 13 59 23 58 4 38
  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 25 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 6 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 276 627 313 860 276 749 286 804 207 567
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
278 631 317 858 283 742 291 803 207 564
  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 alone (1)
    Total 273 824 281 419 178 575 144 316 218 499
Earnings 248 882 219 399 156 630 96 371 158 525
  Wages and Salary 252 809 214 409 153 602 94 353 149 507
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 87 2 2 2 24 3 16 4 17
  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 247 890 219 398 155 629 96 372 162 527
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
250 893 221 406 153 628 99 373 177 519
  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 alone (1)
    Total 136 333 132 346 91 183 71 234 61 129
Earnings 97 342 92 378 58 181 61 248 29 122
  Wages and Salary 94 320 84 365 58 194 57 237 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 97 339 92 378 58 181 61 248 29 122
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
99 335 92 381 57 181 67 249 34 123
  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 alone (1)
    Total 57 2,251 46,268 332 60,757 636 0.411 0.0072 1,249
Earnings 42 2,173 46,991 304 61,388 651 0.400 0.0074 1,249
  Wages and Salary 42 2,042 48,208 662 61,776 656 0.392 0.0076 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 116 22,906 1,714 38,256 2,110 0.578 0.0269 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 8 2,258 171 18,275 2,569 0.727 0.0584 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,327 325 12,124 440 0.313 0.0433 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,529 317 7,646 288 0.314 0.0457 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4,967 833 9,858 948 0.560 0.0629 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 1 0 10,234 1,489 15,591 2,151 0.477 0.1096 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,342 198 5,070 277 0.527 0.0398 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,369 507 8,851 970 0.587 0.0678 1,249
Property Income 4 16 1,466 19 2,024 99 0.484 0.0804 1,249
  Interest 7 0 1,359 18 1,072 63 0.145 0.0641 1,249
  Dividends 0 3 1,455 33 1,759 138 0.416 0.2231 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 0 1,963 76 4,375 543 0.591 0.0793 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 13,931 1,725 21,546 1,730 0.507 0.0565 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 2,303 297 3,255 324 0.474 0.0724 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,381 707 5,434 578 0.527 0.0774 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,053 1,510 8,902 1,691 0.652 0.1131 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 2,174 46,258 308 60,341 640 0.407 0.0073 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
43 2,185 46,342 310 60,422 638 0.407 0.0073 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,327 325 12,124 440 0.313 0.0433 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 11,069 364 16,253 760 0.446 0.0409 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 2 6,657 254 9,183 288 0.516 0.0233 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,969 382 7,084 289 0.337 0.0434 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,701 184 11,158 314 0.305 0.0341 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 8,293 312 13,448 842 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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