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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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,218 11 10 54 124 154 135 83 64 61
Earnings 285 27 13 14 24 28 6 10 12 22
  Wages and Salary 255 22 10 9 22 26 6 9 10 20
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 32 6 3 6 1 4 1 1 1 2
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,042 14 17 87 165 233 202 134 98 38
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 46 18 11 3 11 1 0 2 0 0
Public Assistance 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 79 8 21 10 0 10 0 9 3 5
Survivor Benefits 30 5 3 3 6 5 2 0 2 2
Disability Benefits 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
Unemployment Compensation 27 18 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 5 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 343 253 19 13 10 5 9 8 7 1
  Interest 336 268 15 12 13 6 10 3 1 3
  Dividends 81 62 4 6 1 2 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 50 26 4 6 2 3 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 435 31 49 49 55 51 23 19 22 13
  Company or Union Retirement 296 23 45 38 42 44 14 9 17 15
  Federal Government Retirement 42 0 3 5 0 4 0 2 0 2
  Military Retirement 24 0 3 0 8 3 3 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 76 2 0 9 8 4 6 8 3 0
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
  Annuities 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 407 28 47 46 47 48 21 19 19 15
  Company or Union Retirement 280 21 42 35 39 42 12 9 16 15
  Federal Government Retirement 38 0 3 5 0 4 0 2 0 4
  Military Retirement 22 0 3 0 6 3 3 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 73 2 0 9 7 4 6 8 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
  Annuities 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 2 0 0 0 0 2 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
8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,154 14 16 81 157 215 167 134 90 45
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,199 8 10 65 141 162 122 84 77 50
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,046 14 17 87 167 233 203 136 98 38
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,101 8 14 75 142 182 148 87 81 54
  Government Transfer Payments 1,095 10 14 62 137 219 196 130 108 46
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 46 19 11 3 11 1 0 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,057 14 19 83 169 238 207 136 100 38
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
479 49 58 53 65 52 22 19 22 15

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 63 73 34 50 20 37 19 18 27 17
Earnings 5 12 2 10 3 11 5 8 1 11
  Wages and Salary 5 12 2 10 3 10 5 8 1 10
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 14 22 1 6 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 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 4 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 0 2 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 2 2 2 2 0 0
  Interest 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 32 16 6 16 9 15 3 7 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 12 3 2 4 5 11 5 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 2 4 2 2 0 0 2 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 8 2 6 0 2 0 2 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 29 16 4 16 9 15 3 7 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 12 3 2 4 5 11 5 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 4 2 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 8 2 6 0 2 0 2 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 34 38 11 18 4 17 10 5 5 8
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
67 66 40 45 22 35 16 15 20 16
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14 22 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
52 55 30 34 19 19 14 12 15 6
  Government Transfer Payments 30 33 8 17 8 12 5 11 5 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
15 22 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
32 16 6 16 9 15 3 7 2 3

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 5 25 5 9 13 9 13 16 2 4
Earnings 0 14 0 3 0 8 3 3 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 9 0 3 0 8 3 3 0 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 1 1 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 0 2 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 1 1 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 0 2 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 1 21 1 3 7 6 7 5 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 24 3 11 12 8 9 13 0 4
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 11 4 7 6 3 1 5 1 2
  Government Transfer Payments 7 10 4 5 0 3 0 1 1 3
  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
1 1 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 2

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 9 7 4 2 7 2 0 2 2
Earnings 0 0 2 4 2 3 1 0 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 0 2 4 2 3 1 0 0 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 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 4 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 0 2 3 4 0 3 1 0 2 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 4 5 2 2 6 0 0 3 2
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 2 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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 2 29 19,046 817 27,235 873 0.422 0.0289 1,430
Earnings 0 12 20,892 1,248 30,419 2,194 0.496 0.0535 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 12 21,819 1,945 32,124 2,381 0.487 0.0571 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,549 226 13,276 225 0.235 0.0256 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,383 2,592 12,694 1,578 0.493 0.0893 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 3 1,697 110 5,764 1,007 0.716 0.0766 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,572 102 2,720 438 0.553 0.1071 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,633 217 6,031 2,436 0.750 0.2083 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 4 0 11,659 614 16,692 857 0.443 0.0449 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,004 604 13,420 795 0.440 0.0529 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 4 0 17,475 3,623 23,819 2,909 0.426 0.1114 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 4 0 11,851 630 16,922 900 0.444 0.0463 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,190 611 13,702 831 0.439 0.0542 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 4 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 12 13,922 303 19,497 686 0.398 0.0333 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 18 17,708 652 24,818 767 0.404 0.0282 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,554 226 13,276 224 0.233 0.0256 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 4 14,691 345 19,164 490 0.347 0.0277 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 4 13,849 252 16,872 432 0.316 0.0301 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,563 224 13,281 223 0.231 0.0255 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 10,710 629 15,594 805 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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