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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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,224 61 42 81 80 98 80 93 79 148
Earnings 2,013 50 32 76 25 65 56 80 59 150
  Wages and Salary 1,941 41 31 69 27 66 54 78 58 143
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 127 23 5 16 4 8 2 10 3 16
  Farm Self-Employment 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 101 8 2 9 26 29 15 4 4 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 93 7 15 22 34 10 4 0 0 2
Public Assistance 27 23 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 39 5 10 0 4 3 1 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 14 0 0 4 7 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 147 52 44 15 19 7 6 0 1 2
Workers Compensation 10 3 1 4 0 1 0 0 1 0
Property Income 718 639 25 27 13 5 2 1 1 0
  Interest 658 614 19 9 9 2 3 0 0 0
  Dividends 132 111 3 17 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 75 55 9 4 1 1 0 1 1 1
Retirement Income 47 4 2 4 12 7 0 3 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 18 0 2 0 6 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 12 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 3 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) 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 10 2 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 32 0 2 0 7 7 0 3 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 2 0 6 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 12 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 3 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 7 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 33 13 10 1 1 4 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
10 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,104 54 34 85 47 93 71 86 63 150
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,123 56 34 89 47 86 71 90 63 153
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 101 8 2 9 26 29 15 4 4 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
138 12 2 13 38 21 15 9 4 5
  Government Transfer Payments 394 77 71 35 76 47 23 16 6 14
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 113 25 16 19 36 8 8 0 0 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
191 21 10 20 59 42 21 6 7 3
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
148 27 18 17 35 17 7 9 0 3

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 52 100 69 156 48 132 27 133 42 77
Earnings 52 103 54 157 42 142 22 148 23 83
  Wages and Salary 50 91 57 155 42 130 20 152 25 78
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 6 0 3 0 13 0 5 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 2 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 9 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Interest 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 7 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 7 2 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 7 2 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 7 2 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 2 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 52 104 56 157 42 142 22 148 23 83
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
53 107 56 158 42 145 22 144 22 83
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 9 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 7 6 5 0 0 2 2 2 5 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
0 4 2 0 0 3 2 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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 36 90 41 49 18 67 13 33 21 34
Earnings 29 99 36 47 20 64 9 31 13 36
  Wages and Salary 27 99 31 48 22 62 9 31 13 36
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0
Property Income 0 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 2 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 2 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 29 99 36 47 20 64 9 31 13 35
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
31 94 37 48 20 65 9 31 15 32
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 2 0 2 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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 12 23 15 29 10 12 4 14 10 9
Earnings 7 33 4 31 6 14 1 19 6 10
  Wages and Salary 7 36 1 29 6 14 0 18 6 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0
Property Income 0 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 7 33 4 33 6 14 1 19 6 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 33 9 31 6 15 1 19 6 10
  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
35 to 44 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3 87 32,107 520 39,645 1,290 0.407 0.0205 1,430
Earnings 1 80 35,105 917 41,313 1,397 0.384 0.0216 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 74 35,192 843 41,435 1,434 0.380 0.0220 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 16,336 3,126 21,291 3,062 0.522 0.0910 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,470 518 10,378 556 0.264 0.0761 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,720 480 7,538 445 0.263 0.0789 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,698 408 4,657 417 0.439 0.0753 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,404 63 1,072 145 0.108 0.1509 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,340 62 658 91 -0.356 0.1994 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,489 155 1,333 200 0.216 0.1601 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 1,712 236 2,141 871 0.385 0.3415 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1 80 32,600 1,080 40,010 1,346 0.395 0.0210 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 80 32,487 1,027 40,051 1,337 0.400 0.0211 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,470 518 10,378 556 0.264 0.0761 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 10,555 776 13,516 1,094 0.355 0.0869 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 7,945 390 9,185 502 0.451 0.0472 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,094 745 6,640 466 0.341 0.0716 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,396 348 9,413 404 0.285 0.0559 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 8,355 522 10,598 1,036 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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