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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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,474 46 31 83 113 103 54 65 47 62
Earnings 952 34 24 37 15 35 14 29 30 48
  Wages and Salary 895 34 21 33 15 30 8 27 30 46
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 78 15 5 7 1 7 2 4 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 11 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Social Security 354 18 17 41 55 60 59 44 15 15
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 113 10 15 18 44 10 5 2 7 2
Public Assistance 11 3 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 98 16 11 7 0 14 5 9 4 5
Survivor Benefits 10 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 28 0 2 2 5 1 1 1 7 0
Unemployment Compensation 56 27 6 6 11 4 0 1 0 0
Workers Compensation 23 10 3 0 3 0 0 0 6 0
Property Income 466 360 28 27 10 6 3 2 0 5
  Interest 434 373 24 19 4 2 1 2 0 1
  Dividends 104 72 4 4 0 1 0 1 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 51 23 14 8 1 5 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 213 29 19 13 11 6 14 10 8 9
  Company or Union Retirement 114 23 12 8 2 1 9 7 3 6
  Federal Government Retirement 26 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 1
  Military Retirement 19 0 0 1 5 4 2 0 3 2
  State or Local Government Retirement 42 1 5 4 2 1 2 0 1 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 181 26 15 9 4 6 14 9 5 9
  Company or Union Retirement 104 23 11 6 2 1 11 7 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1
  Military Retirement 17 0 0 1 3 4 2 0 3 2
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 1 3 2 0 1 1 0 1 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 1 1 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,268 43 34 70 68 88 68 69 39 65
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,345 47 29 73 68 83 53 67 43 65
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 357 19 18 41 55 60 59 44 15 15
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
492 32 17 48 61 59 48 47 22 19
  Government Transfer Payments 630 67 32 66 111 85 48 44 32 16
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 120 11 19 18 43 12 6 2 7 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
453 23 26 55 97 71 60 49 22 15
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
325 36 37 31 54 18 20 12 14 11

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 46 67 40 50 32 64 22 68 27 36
Earnings 22 47 20 49 23 56 19 70 12 36
  Wages and Salary 21 41 19 41 23 48 19 70 12 34
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 5 1 8 0 6 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 14 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 4 0 0 10 3 6 2 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 1 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Property Income 3 16 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 14 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 22 8 9 14 0 16 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 13 6 2 4 0 13 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 4 5 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 1 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 19 7 9 11 0 14 2 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 13 5 2 1 0 10 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 4 5 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 1 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 36 58 23 48 23 58 21 67 13 37
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
50 66 36 50 27 67 25 65 21 36
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
34 17 15 16 4 13 3 4 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 27 10 11 18 5 9 3 4 0 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
18 8 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
22 9 9 14 1 16 2 3 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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 22 70 25 23 15 44 18 16 11 23
Earnings 14 71 8 20 10 50 9 14 3 19
  Wages and Salary 14 67 8 20 10 49 9 14 3 19
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 6 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 1 0 0 1 1 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 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
  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 5
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 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 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
  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 5
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 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
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 14 75 6 21 10 48 9 14 5 19
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17 77 12 21 11 49 11 12 7 23
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 7 3 0 1 5 2 0 0 5
  Government Transfer Payments 2 8 7 0 4 2 2 0 2 5
  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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 5

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3 13 10 10 4 11 2 7 5 6
Earnings 2 13 1 11 2 8 4 7 1 6
  Wages and Salary 3 13 1 11 2 8 3 7 0 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 2 13 3 11 2 8 4 8 1 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 12 6 13 3 8 2 9 4 6
  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 2 1 0 0 0 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 3 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 4 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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4 76 28,816 1,395 40,060 2,099 0.481 0.0278 1,430
Earnings 2 59 37,246 1,364 47,424 3,074 0.436 0.0348 1,430
  Wages and Salary 2 56 39,015 1,592 47,998 3,201 0.431 0.0356 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 15,940 5,996 27,584 6,867 0.608 0.1353 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 11,893 466 12,609 475 0.298 0.0464 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,275 360 8,139 498 0.287 0.0765 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 13,307 1,999 17,136 1,831 0.464 0.0817 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 2 1,620 90 3,420 555 0.620 0.0713 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,455 83 1,939 457 0.475 0.1893 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,798 211 5,869 1,128 0.632 0.0876 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 2 0 18,590 2,416 21,327 1,584 0.473 0.0609 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 15,663 2,554 18,114 1,965 0.485 0.0846 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 2 0 20,438 2,708 22,509 1,788 0.473 0.0657 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 14,520 1,699 17,526 2,104 0.518 0.0896 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 2 59 27,308 1,483 39,149 2,366 0.483 0.0307 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6 65 29,535 1,377 40,267 2,247 0.470 0.0293 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,870 468 12,578 474 0.300 0.0462 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 14,017 685 18,284 855 0.412 0.0444 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 11,168 441 15,803 739 0.452 0.0409 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,242 385 8,205 518 0.294 0.0753 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,897 445 12,011 411 0.308 0.0413 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 10,810 1,293 16,959 1,131 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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