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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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 466 6 3 31 54 66 59 35 14 20
Earnings 63 8 4 8 6 5 0 1 0 6
  Wages and Salary 52 4 4 3 5 5 0 1 0 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 11 3 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 433 13 12 42 75 95 99 43 22 18
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 15 8 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 36 1 11 6 0 4 0 1 2 4
Survivor Benefits 17 3 0 2 3 5 0 0 0 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 130 95 4 5 5 2 3 5 2 1
  Interest 128 103 6 4 3 2 5 0 0 3
  Dividends 32 26 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 23 9 1 4 2 3 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 181 15 19 20 21 21 8 6 11 7
  Company or Union Retirement 103 8 19 14 16 15 3 0 9 9
  Federal Government Retirement 21 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 12 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 45 2 0 8 3 2 3 6 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 170 14 19 19 18 18 8 6 11 9
  Company or Union Retirement 98 7 19 12 15 14 3 0 9 9
  Federal Government Retirement 19 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 12 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 44 2 0 8 2 2 3 6 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
2 2 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 450 11 10 44 71 93 86 47 21 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
461 4 4 36 59 65 55 37 20 19
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 433 13 12 42 75 95 99 43 22 18
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
445 4 6 37 60 67 70 36 15 20
  Government Transfer Payments 448 6 7 31 57 91 89 43 22 22
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 15 8 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
435 13 12 41 73 99 101 43 22 18
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
196 23 22 22 23 21 7 7 11 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 14 29 16 18 10 8 7 10 7 5
Earnings 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 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 1 10 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 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 0 2 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 6 9 4 10 2 6 0 2 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 6 0 6 0 2 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 5 9 2 10 2 6 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 6 0 6 0 2 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 3 12 5 1 2 1 4 0 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17 25 18 17 10 6 6 8 7 3
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 23 15 19 7 6 4 8 6 2
  Government Transfer Payments 5 21 6 9 6 3 1 9 2 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
1 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 9 4 10 2 6 0 2 2 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 2 2 0 3 5 5 5 5 0 2
Earnings 0 6 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 5 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 1 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 1 1 0 0 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 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 1 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 1 1 0 0 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 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 1 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 5 0 1 3 3 3 1 0 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 6 0 5 5 3 3 6 0 0
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 2 0 4 2 0 0 3 1 2
  Government Transfer Payments 2 2 0 2 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 1 0 0 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 4 0 1 0 6 2 0 0 0
Earnings 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 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 2 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 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 0 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 14 16,013 924 25,493 1,341 0.435 0.0469 1,430
Earnings 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 11,958 327 12,223 307 0.240 0.0384 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 1,709 179 7,511 2,074 0.752 0.1101 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,553 164 2,813 727 0.587 0.1643 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 4 0 11,826 1,163 18,213 1,631 0.478 0.0733 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,166 926 12,735 1,511 0.460 0.1033 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
  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 12,095 1,447 18,326 1,707 0.481 0.0758 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,326 993 13,038 1,584 0.458 0.1052 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 0 3 12,401 351 15,630 806 0.366 0.0557 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 7 15,421 794 22,405 1,062 0.405 0.0457 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,958 327 12,223 307 0.240 0.0384 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 4 14,211 448 19,334 862 0.370 0.0454 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 4 13,406 357 17,402 802 0.346 0.0486 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 12,004 316 12,275 304 0.236 0.0383 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 10,972 985 17,108 1,548 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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