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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 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 752 5 7 23 70 87 76 48 50 41
Earnings 222 19 9 6 18 24 6 9 12 16
  Wages and Salary 203 17 6 6 18 21 6 8 10 14
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 3 3 2 0 4 1 1 1 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 609 2 6 45 89 138 102 91 76 20
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 31 10 8 2 8 1 0 2 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 43 7 10 4 0 6 0 8 1 1
Survivor Benefits 14 2 2 2 3 0 2 0 2 0
Disability Benefits 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
Unemployment Compensation 24 15 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 213 158 15 8 5 3 6 3 5 0
  Interest 209 165 9 7 10 4 5 3 1 0
  Dividends 49 36 3 6 0 2 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 27 18 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 254 16 30 29 34 30 15 13 11 6
  Company or Union Retirement 192 15 26 24 25 28 11 9 8 6
  Federal Government Retirement 21 0 3 3 0 2 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 12 0 3 0 3 3 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 0 0 2 5 1 3 2 1 0
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 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 237 14 28 28 29 30 13 13 8 6
  Company or Union Retirement 182 14 24 23 24 28 9 9 7 6
  Federal Government Retirement 19 0 3 3 0 2 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 10 0 3 0 2 3 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 0 0 2 5 1 3 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 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
6 6 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 704 3 5 37 86 122 81 86 69 29
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
738 4 6 29 82 96 67 47 57 31
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 613 2 6 45 91 138 104 93 76 20
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
656 3 8 38 83 115 77 50 66 33
  Government Transfer Payments 647 3 7 31 80 128 107 87 86 25
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 31 10 8 2 8 1 0 2 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
622 2 8 42 96 139 105 93 77 20
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
283 26 36 31 43 31 15 13 11 8

 

  $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 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 49 44 18 32 10 30 11 7 21 12
Earnings 5 10 1 8 3 9 5 8 1 7
  Wages and Salary 5 10 1 8 3 8 5 8 1 7
  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 13 12 1 5 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 3 1 0 0 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 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 2 0 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 26 7 2 6 6 9 3 5 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 12 3 0 4 5 7 5 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 2 2 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 24 7 2 6 6 9 3 5 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 12 3 0 4 5 7 5 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 2 2 0 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 31 26 6 17 2 16 7 5 5 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
51 41 22 28 12 29 10 8 13 13
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 12 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
37 32 15 15 12 13 10 4 9 4
  Government Transfer Payments 25 12 3 8 3 9 4 3 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
14 12 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
26 7 2 6 6 9 3 5 0 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 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4 23 4 6 8 3 8 11 2 3
Earnings 0 7 0 1 0 5 3 2 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 4 0 1 0 5 3 2 0 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 8 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 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 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 0 0 2 2 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 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 0 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 0 0 2 2 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 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 0 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 16 1 1 4 3 4 3 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 18 3 6 7 5 6 7 0 4
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 9 4 3 4 2 1 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 5 9 4 3 0 2 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 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 2 2 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 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 5 7 2 2 2 0 0 2 2
Earnings 0 0 2 4 2 2 1 0 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 0 2 4 2 2 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 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 1 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 2 1 0 2 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 2 5 2 2 4 0 0 2 2
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 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 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 2 15 20,634 966 28,314 1,143 0.413 0.0371 1,430
Earnings 0 9 21,202 1,488 31,259 2,551 0.499 0.0635 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 9 21,870 2,276 32,402 2,734 0.490 0.0657 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 13,100 360 14,025 313 0.231 0.0338 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 1 1,691 138 4,702 1,007 0.677 0.1032 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,584 131 2,664 549 0.543 0.1381 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 11,540 806 15,606 886 0.417 0.0521 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,496 754 13,788 912 0.434 0.0591 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 11,700 779 15,914 934 0.417 0.0536 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,648 726 14,059 950 0.423 0.0609 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 9 15,506 460 21,968 983 0.403 0.0413 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 11 19,141 718 26,326 1,050 0.407 0.0373 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,104 357 14,020 311 0.226 0.0338 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 15,194 662 19,049 580 0.338 0.0346 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 14,216 355 16,505 474 0.278 0.0373 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 13,087 354 13,985 309 0.228 0.0335 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 10,530 777 14,547 832 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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