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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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
5,611 72 65 114 246 396 483 526 451 389
Earnings 703 85 54 76 46 67 31 50 6 37
  Wages and Salary 573 62 44 69 48 55 25 28 9 29
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 115 26 10 5 2 11 3 16 0 8
  Farm Self-Employment 49 16 9 1 0 3 0 6 0 5
Social Security 5,255 127 131 227 468 746 1,284 1,036 596 294
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 67 24 3 17 22 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 405 121 65 37 35 38 21 22 16 6
Survivor Benefits 174 35 22 37 13 11 17 4 6 0
Disability Benefits 32 2 7 9 1 4 3 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 33 14 4 9 6 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 28 3 0 0 5 1 3 3 0 0
Property Income 3,543 2,071 343 241 178 105 86 77 45 28
  Interest 3,363 2,378 307 199 114 66 45 40 28 19
  Dividends 1,296 792 109 120 37 53 20 34 9 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 469 147 66 67 29 35 7 18 8 0
Retirement Income 2,809 298 312 332 253 255 222 135 110 77
  Company or Union Retirement 1,912 258 263 291 212 202 139 97 72 46
  Federal Government Retirement 268 15 12 8 2 6 11 6 8 18
  Military Retirement 140 2 4 7 3 19 9 8 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 386 33 23 17 28 14 42 23 28 13
  Railroad Retirement 41 7 0 0 3 4 13 0 0 2
  Annuities 63 18 13 8 0 1 6 3 7 8
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 68 6 10 13 7 1 3 3 0 5
  Other or Don't Know 74 11 9 11 4 24 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 2,649 294 291 292 234 256 199 125 116 84
  Company or Union Retirement 1,880 265 257 276 207 203 134 94 74 51
  Federal Government Retirement 260 10 12 8 2 6 11 6 8 18
  Military Retirement 127 0 0 2 3 19 7 8 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 350 29 22 7 28 13 33 20 28 13
  Railroad Retirement 38 7 0 0 0 4 13 0 0 2
  Annuities 34 3 8 8 0 0 3 3 1 8
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
22 4 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 5,346 127 135 219 412 680 1,186 999 558 272
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5,519 60 84 128 304 438 640 671 471 390
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,282 127 131 227 469 742 1,293 1,036 596 297
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5,432 60 79 131 341 489 712 681 501 430
  Government Transfer Payments 5,409 88 73 165 356 642 1,102 944 623 334
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 69 26 3 17 22 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,288 125 131 236 488 752 1,280 1,034 596 298
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,875 323 315 349 272 255 222 135 112 77

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
329 286 227 264 143 141 142 131 68 90
Earnings 5 10 5 29 1 16 3 19 4 14
  Wages and Salary 5 10 5 24 1 9 3 8 4 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 135 83 26 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 11 4 0 20 5 3 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 3 0 2 0 5 0 3 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 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 46 33 34 38 22 12 9 12 3 5
  Interest 45 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 3
Retirement Income 133 63 58 85 42 47 31 40 26 23
  Company or Union Retirement 65 18 21 38 21 20 7 23 26 8
  Federal Government Retirement 26 17 6 18 9 15 18 1 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 5 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 122 65 56 83 39 43 30 38 23 23
  Company or Union Retirement 65 21 19 38 21 14 7 23 26 8
  Federal Government Retirement 26 17 6 18 9 15 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 2 5 8 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 5 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 149 129 63 50 22 17 29 16 14 14
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
312 290 259 203 118 102 112 94 63 72
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 145 80 33 17 11 8 7 5 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
322 271 263 172 116 99 84 76 39 73
  Government Transfer Payments 192 132 124 92 41 51 50 54 24 41
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
135 83 26 17 11 8 7 5 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
133 63 58 85 42 47 31 40 26 23

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
85 97 52 45 69 55 49 37 36 48
Earnings 0 32 2 7 7 8 0 7 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 26 0 5 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 56 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 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5 9 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 3 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 75 13 14 10 12 8 0 5 9
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 109 32 30 40 41 45 50 22 38
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 56 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
50 86 17 23 25 30 30 38 26 29
  Government Transfer Payments 18 81 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 56 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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
40 31 30 29 22 14 8 9 17 10
Earnings 5 7 3 0 0 6 0 1 0 2
  Wages and Salary 5 7 3 0 0 6 0 1 0 2
  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 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 3
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 0 3 3 3
  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 3
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 13 0 0 0 0 3 3
  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 1 1 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26 25 19 9 4 6 0 6 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 10 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 3

 

    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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
6 258 22,979 318 33,321 528 0.428 0.0132 1,249
Earnings 0 57 14,432 1,081 31,702 2,352 0.602 0.0371 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 46 13,433 1,228 31,363 2,443 0.598 0.0402 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 9 15,212 1,970 26,587 4,695 0.610 0.0955 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,309 79 14,588 99 0.225 0.0104 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6,133 766 9,251 505 0.524 0.0382 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 7,050 540 14,519 1,701 0.580 0.0765 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 2,138 40 8,447 361 0.718 0.0190 1,249
  Interest 14 0 1,768 34 4,319 208 0.652 0.0301 1,249
  Dividends 0 11 2,047 64 6,738 448 0.687 0.0308 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 0 5,773 453 14,232 1,205 0.658 0.0453 1,249
Retirement Income 21 5 12,066 291 18,855 415 0.512 0.0167 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,190 288 14,097 409 0.518 0.0222 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 3 29,443 2,080 33,167 1,506 0.357 0.0458 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 22,984 2,850 28,074 2,011 0.387 0.0692 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 18,579 991 24,501 1,156 0.442 0.0402 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 20 3 12,102 281 18,576 413 0.506 0.0170 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,218 293 13,930 405 0.515 0.0224 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 29,846 2,055 33,100 1,432 0.339 0.0468 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 25,214 1,558 30,237 2,083 0.349 0.0728 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 19,540 1,236 25,078 1,203 0.430 0.0422 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 68 14,817 86 18,510 369 0.354 0.0163 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 129 19,807 223 27,524 432 0.398 0.0134 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,329 79 14,651 101 0.227 0.0105 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 58 18,618 206 23,859 273 0.353 0.0123 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 27 15,739 109 19,238 212 0.318 0.0127 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,281 79 14,561 99 0.226 0.0104 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
21 5 11,755 294 18,538 408 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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