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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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 506 12 24 41 51 51 33 30 28 27
Earnings 153 10 4 2 2 17 4 9 6 7
  Wages and Salary 127 6 1 1 2 8 4 4 6 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 29 4 4 0 0 10 0 4 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 377 14 25 43 41 50 62 42 43 21
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 55 14 9 8 14 11 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 9 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 8 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 237 155 13 18 14 9 2 8 4 0
  Interest 224 163 14 18 2 13 1 4 2 0
  Dividends 83 52 10 6 6 2 0 2 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 30 17 4 2 0 1 1 1 0 2
Retirement Income 128 21 14 12 9 10 2 10 6 7
  Company or Union Retirement 93 19 14 9 9 8 1 9 5 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 1
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 120 19 14 11 9 10 2 10 6 7
  Company or Union Retirement 91 19 14 9 9 8 1 9 5 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1
  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
5 4 2 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 459 17 24 35 36 57 53 42 42 26
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
464 11 21 34 34 43 36 35 33 29
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 377 14 25 43 41 50 62 42 43 21
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
389 10 22 43 39 38 43 33 32 21
  Government Transfer Payments 429 15 27 51 57 58 59 39 42 21
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 55 14 9 8 14 11 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
415 12 30 49 57 61 64 42 43 21
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
183 35 24 20 23 21 2 10 6 7

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 25 11 22 11 8 13 5 6 8 0
Earnings 4 4 3 12 2 7 2 3 0 0
  Wages and Salary 4 4 3 11 2 7 2 3 0 0
  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 21 8 2 0 0 2 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 2 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 1 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 1 2 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 2
  Interest 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 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 3 8 0 8 1 1 0 2 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 8 0 6 0 1 0 2 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 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 18 7 8 9 4 10 3 1 5 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
27 9 20 9 9 13 3 6 8 0
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 21 9 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
32 11 14 4 5 6 1 5 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 22 7 7 2 2 2 1 1 2 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
21 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 8 0 8 1 1 0 2 3 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
65 Years and over:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 7 6 12 2 3 5 1 2 2 4
Earnings 0 1 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 12
  Wages and Salary 0 1 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 11
  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 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 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 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 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 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 3 9 2 4 1 0 0 1 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 3 9 2 8 1 3 0 1 6
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 2 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 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
2 2 2 0 0 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
65 Years and over:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 2 2 2 4 6 0 0 6 1
Earnings 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 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 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  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 1 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  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 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 2 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 2 0 0 4 0 2 2 2 1
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  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 1 0 0 0 0 1

 

    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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 34 18,518 1,206 36,832 3,544 0.569 0.0535 1,430
Earnings 0 27 31,100 2,657 63,145 9,962 0.532 0.0803 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 23 34,602 3,023 64,059 8,560 0.496 0.0886 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 (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 13,080 465 13,429 430 0.297 0.0398 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 (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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 2 1,907 148 5,299 962 0.648 0.0717 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,719 137 3,224 558 0.571 0.1212 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 2,002 262 4,736 1,209 0.647 0.1578 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 11,698 2,635 17,416 1,902 0.543 0.0733 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,802 1,662 13,266 1,834 0.550 0.0924 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 11,753 2,585 17,472 1,978 0.530 0.0777 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,616 1,642 12,969 1,834 0.538 0.0963 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 0 29 15,445 734 32,059 3,728 0.581 0.0626 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 31 18,912 980 36,458 3,713 0.566 0.0584 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,089 465 13,446 431 0.293 0.0400 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 14,880 766 18,708 919 0.407 0.0530 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 12,763 523 15,024 669 0.373 0.0449 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 12,388 487 13,050 398 0.298 0.0383 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 8,936 883 14,077 1,410 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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