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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
12,717 177 121 146 238 319 158 278 217 391
Earnings 12,051 138 125 107 117 231 112 238 183 365
  Wages and Salary 11,247 99 120 95 98 197 110 199 174 297
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,134 235 39 56 22 63 14 47 15 68
  Farm Self-Employment 200 107 11 2 6 6 2 2 2 11
Social Security 388 2 31 52 98 74 50 30 11 17
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 207 23 27 44 57 28 10 11 0 5
Public Assistance 34 22 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 140 45 26 14 6 13 3 13 3 1
Survivor Benefits 21 4 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 62 6 4 18 9 7 1 3 1 1
Unemployment Compensation 735 326 159 116 45 48 13 12 6 2
Workers Compensation 154 56 29 12 7 11 10 3 8 5
Property Income 6,967 5,925 354 241 86 112 22 41 21 31
  Interest 6,560 6,027 234 101 58 36 12 29 3 15
  Dividends 2,296 1,976 94 107 9 55 5 15 5 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 721 454 76 66 13 50 5 3 2 16
Retirement Income 171 23 8 23 21 11 6 7 7 10
  Company or Union Retirement 52 4 4 16 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 8 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 2
  Military Retirement 48 2 0 2 9 6 5 1 7 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 5 0 1 3 0 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 0 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 119 11 2 18 14 4 5 4 7 7
  Company or Union Retirement 42 0 1 16 2 0 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 43 0 0 2 9 4 5 1 7 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 5 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0
  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 96 51 21 18 4 2 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 143 66 18 23 6 19 2 3 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
97 36 4 26 4 9 3 0 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 35 9 19 5 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,364 120 141 143 193 296 165 268 195 383
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,405 123 137 144 197 290 155 264 197 390
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 388 2 31 52 98 74 50 30 11 17
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
521 21 35 60 116 73 52 31 13 33
  Government Transfer Payments 1,543 403 224 190 221 164 93 82 34 30
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 231 37 38 41 60 28 11 11 0 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
556 11 34 69 167 99 70 44 14 21
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
390 56 46 63 81 33 15 13 8 16

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
204 404 264 575 223 566 268 632 188 454
Earnings 175 427 218 605 201 596 239 649 160 494
  Wages and Salary 170 374 202 554 195 555 210 604 152 452
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 55 13 63 9 42 22 48 4 37
  Farm Self-Employment 2 0 0 2 0 5 1 8 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 1 1 0 4 4 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 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 0 0 7 0 0 3 0 1 0 2
Property Income 15 22 17 11 6 5 0 1 3 1
  Interest 4 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 4 6 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 7 2 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 1 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 2 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 1 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 0 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 178 433 218 607 204 596 239 649 162 494
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
181 433 222 605 210 590 243 648 162 491
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13 8 2 4 3 3 4 4 4 3
  Government Transfer Payments 7 17 4 10 10 9 5 3 6 4
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 3 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
236 693 244 368 159 489 128 267 194 438
Earnings 210 744 191 353 135 542 83 318 138 459
  Wages and Salary 213 693 186 364 132 521 81 304 129 442
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 65 2 2 1 19 3 11 4 15
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 0 4 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 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 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 0 0 7 2 2 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 0 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 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 2 8 0 0 7 2 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 8 0 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 209 752 191 352 135 541 84 318 142 459
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
212 755 191 359 133 541 87 317 156 451
  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 0 3 0 2 0 0 12 0
  Government Transfer Payments 3 9 5 0 2 2 0 0 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 0 0 7 2 2 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
35 to 44 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
121 300 124 314 82 173 62 216 58 119
Earnings 86 316 82 343 56 172 54 227 25 116
  Wages and Salary 86 291 73 331 54 185 50 222 22 106
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 16 4 15 0 2 0 5 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 86 313 82 343 56 172 54 227 25 116
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
89 309 82 346 55 173 59 228 28 117
  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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
50 2,058 51,070 227 65,957 741 0.392 0.0080 1,249
Earnings 38 1,984 51,464 206 66,816 758 0.378 0.0082 1,249
  Wages and Salary 38 1,863 51,986 214 67,251 766 0.371 0.0085 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 103 25,189 1,936 39,676 2,494 0.581 0.0293 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 8 2,347 328 19,131 2,752 0.717 0.0601 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,397 373 12,398 485 0.323 0.0459 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,869 351 7,902 352 0.312 0.0521 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4,873 866 9,428 986 0.547 0.0706 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 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 3,149 238 4,653 209 0.504 0.0345 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,316 596 9,014 1,132 0.577 0.0783 1,249
Property Income 4 16 1,470 20 2,117 109 0.503 0.0731 1,249
  Interest 7 0 1,361 19 1,115 69 0.176 0.0662 1,249
  Dividends 0 3 1,453 34 1,770 145 0.422 0.2198 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 0 1,986 83 4,679 611 0.612 0.0809 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 12,703 2,351 22,240 2,034 0.515 0.0619 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 18,135 2,790 24,471 2,172 0.449 0.0709 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 2,362 364 3,350 340 0.465 0.0740 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,264 875 5,299 588 0.515 0.0839 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,754 529 10,041 1,911 0.635 0.1172 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 39 1,985 50,964 207 65,512 744 0.386 0.0081 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
40 1,996 51,021 206 65,602 742 0.386 0.0081 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,397 373 12,398 485 0.323 0.0459 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 10,979 439 16,552 845 0.455 0.0448 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 6,897 289 9,249 311 0.508 0.0248 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,472 441 7,321 346 0.332 0.0500 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,945 246 11,709 361 0.307 0.0375 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 8,456 342 14,113 1,019 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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