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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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 6,028 87 76 142 307 455 528 558 466 413
Earnings 772 90 56 76 53 75 34 51 15 43
  Wages and Salary 635 65 44 69 55 63 28 29 18 35
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 122 28 11 5 2 11 3 16 0 8
  Farm Self-Employment 53 20 9 1 0 3 0 6 0 5
Social Security 5,600 136 143 274 534 810 1,349 1,067 611 312
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 100 38 11 20 31 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 427 126 69 38 39 38 21 25 16 6
Survivor Benefits 179 35 22 38 13 11 17 4 8 0
Disability Benefits 41 4 12 9 3 4 3 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 35 14 4 9 6 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 31 3 0 0 6 1 3 3 0 0
Property Income 3,653 2,152 355 244 179 105 86 80 48 29
  Interest 3,465 2,459 318 204 116 66 47 41 29 19
  Dividends 1,319 812 110 121 37 53 20 34 9 24
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 483 154 66 67 29 35 10 20 8 0
Retirement Income 2,915 309 333 350 259 258 231 142 119 82
  Company or Union Retirement 1,984 267 277 305 217 204 147 102 77 51
  Federal Government Retirement 279 15 12 8 2 6 11 7 10 19
  Military Retirement 142 2 4 9 3 19 9 8 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 396 34 23 17 30 16 44 25 29 13
  Railroad Retirement 43 7 2 0 3 4 13 0 0 2
  Annuities 64 18 13 8 0 1 6 3 7 8
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 71 6 13 14 7 1 3 3 0 5
  Other or Don't Know 84 13 14 14 4 24 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 2,742 303 306 307 240 259 208 132 123 90
  Company or Union Retirement 1,949 274 271 289 212 205 142 99 79 55
  Federal Government Retirement 267 10 12 8 2 6 11 7 9 19
  Military Retirement 130 0 0 4 3 19 7 8 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 361 30 22 7 30 14 35 23 29 13
  Railroad Retirement 40 7 2 0 0 4 13 0 0 2
  Annuities 34 3 8 8 0 0 4 3 1 8
Alimony 2 2 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
25 6 13 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 46 28 7 8 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5,729 136 147 258 473 746 1,252 1,034 577 297
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5,913 69 98 160 365 493 683 701 491 418
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,629 136 144 274 535 806 1,358 1,067 611 315
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5,791 69 94 170 406 542 757 708 514 449
  Government Transfer Payments 5,776 95 85 197 434 706 1,164 975 642 352
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 106 43 11 20 31 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,646 133 144 277 571 817 1,346 1,066 611 316
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,013 350 334 375 287 258 231 142 121 82

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 349 298 241 282 152 147 145 142 72 90
Earnings 7 10 5 38 1 16 5 22 8 14
  Wages and Salary 7 10 5 33 1 9 5 11 8 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 5 0 4 0 9 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 142 86 29 17 11 8 7 5 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 13 4 2 20 5 3 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 3 0 2 0 5 0 4 0 3
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 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 46 33 34 38 23 12 9 12 3 6
  Interest 46 11 15 9 14 13 7 0 0 3
  Dividends 3 30 3 9 0 0 0 6 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 11 6 0 13 1 5 3 5 0 5
Retirement Income 138 66 58 87 42 49 31 42 26 24
  Company or Union Retirement 66 20 21 39 21 20 7 23 26 8
  Federal Government Retirement 27 18 6 19 9 16 18 2 2 5
  Military Retirement 6 19 0 7 0 10 0 4 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 12 21 15 10 5 5 8 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 6 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 127 68 56 85 39 45 30 38 23 24
  Company or Union Retirement 66 22 19 39 21 14 7 23 26 8
  Federal Government Retirement 27 18 6 19 9 16 18 1 2 5
  Military Retirement 6 19 0 7 0 10 0 4 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 12 21 13 10 3 5 8 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 6 1 4 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 155 135 70 60 22 17 33 20 17 14
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
328 302 269 222 124 109 116 99 68 72
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 152 83 37 17 11 8 7 5 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
341 281 271 181 117 106 86 80 40 75
  Government Transfer Payments 204 139 129 94 41 53 50 57 24 42
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
142 86 29 17 11 8 7 5 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
138 66 58 87 42 49 31 42 26 24

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 88 110 53 50 69 56 49 39 36 48
Earnings 0 33 2 8 7 8 0 7 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 28 0 6 7 7 0 7 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 59 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 2 2 0 2 3 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5 11 6 8 7 8 7 13 3 4
  Interest 1 9 3 2 0 0 6 4 0 4
  Dividends 0 10 0 0 3 13 0 0 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 5 0 9 0 6 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 28 26 30 12 16 31 3 5 15 19
  Company or Union Retirement 10 10 7 2 3 9 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 8 3 3 4 5 18 0 0 9 7
  Military Retirement 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 12 7 4 3 5 0 3 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 29 24 27 6 14 30 3 4 12 19
  Company or Union Retirement 10 10 7 0 3 9 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 8 3 3 3 3 18 0 0 9 7
  Military Retirement 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 12 7 4 3 3 0 3 0 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 81 13 15 10 12 8 0 5 9
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 118 32 33 40 41 47 50 22 38
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 59 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
50 90 17 25 25 30 30 38 26 29
  Government Transfer Payments 22 87 9 11 4 20 9 29 15 22
  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 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
28 26 30 12 16 31 3 5 15 19

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 40 31 30 29 24 14 8 10 17 10
Earnings 5 7 3 1 0 6 0 1 0 3
  Wages and Salary 5 7 3 0 0 6 0 1 0 3
  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 2 0 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 6 4 2 9 3 5 3 0 0
  Interest 0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 9 7 14 5 0 9 3 3 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 0 3 3 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 3 0
Pension Income 2 9 4 13 5 0 9 1 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 0 0 3 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 15 3 6 5 4 0 0 3 1 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26 25 19 9 4 6 0 7 4 12
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14 22 10 4 0 3 0 5 3 11
  Government Transfer Payments 8 11 2 4 0 1 2 4 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 9 7 14 5 0 9 3 3 5

 

    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
75 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 6 262 22,392 277 32,451 502 0.430 0.0128 1,249
Earnings 0 59 15,120 918 31,562 2,209 0.598 0.0361 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 46 14,478 1,236 30,640 2,218 0.585 0.0388 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 10 15,156 2,014 29,841 5,452 0.646 0.0960 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,172 78 14,442 97 0.229 0.0101 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 5,155 898 4,768 376 0.383 0.0570 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6,204 754 9,355 499 0.518 0.0380 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 7,120 584 14,695 1,668 0.582 0.0741 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 8 44 2,122 39 8,317 352 0.719 0.0188 1,249
  Interest 14 0 1,762 33 4,242 202 0.648 0.0300 1,249
  Dividends 0 11 2,032 62 6,654 441 0.686 0.0306 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 0 5,808 460 14,295 1,180 0.653 0.0447 1,249
Retirement Income 21 5 11,998 292 18,632 404 0.512 0.0164 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,136 286 14,011 400 0.517 0.0220 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 3 28,801 2,079 32,904 1,457 0.363 0.0459 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 22,650 2,827 27,731 1,985 0.390 0.0689 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 18,280 963 24,253 1,131 0.445 0.0398 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 8,010 1,735 14,959 2,528 0.576 0.1124 1,249
Pension Income 20 3 12,067 282 18,394 403 0.505 0.0168 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,167 291 13,854 397 0.514 0.0222 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 29,238 2,051 32,885 1,399 0.337 0.0464 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 25,025 1,646 29,814 2,058 0.363 0.0714 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 19,191 971 24,789 1,174 0.431 0.0417 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 71 14,704 84 18,368 353 0.356 0.0157 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 133 19,475 219 26,984 414 0.400 0.0130 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,191 77 14,499 98 0.231 0.0101 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 60 18,220 207 23,346 262 0.358 0.0120 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 27 15,530 109 18,922 202 0.320 0.0123 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,645 1,063 4,591 365 0.407 0.0557 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,134 78 14,410 96 0.230 0.0101 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
21 5 11,543 297 18,191 394 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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