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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 alone (2)
    Total 457 6 3 30 52 66 59 34 13 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 424 13 11 42 74 93 99 41 21 16
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 15 8 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 34 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 127 92 4 5 5 2 3 5 2 1
  Interest 125 100 6 4 3 2 5 0 0 3
  Dividends 31 24 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 177 15 19 20 21 19 7 6 11 7
  Company or Union Retirement 101 7 19 14 16 13 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 44 2 0 8 3 2 1 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 166 13 19 19 18 16 7 6 11 9
  Company or Union Retirement 95 6 19 12 15 12 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 42 2 0 8 2 2 1 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 441 11 10 44 69 90 86 46 19 14
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
452 4 4 36 57 65 55 36 19 19
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 424 13 11 42 74 93 99 41 21 16
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
435 4 6 36 58 67 70 35 13 20
  Government Transfer Payments 439 6 7 31 55 91 88 42 20 20
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 15 8 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
426 13 11 41 71 97 101 41 21 16
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
191 22 22 22 23 19 6 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 alone (2)
    Total 14 29 16 16 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 0 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 23 18 15 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 22 15 17 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 alone (2)
    Total 0 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 0 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 alone (2)
    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 alone (2)
    Total 0 14 15,915 942 25,528 1,363 0.436 0.0475 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 11,940 331 12,175 309 0.239 0.0389 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 1,722 183 7,670 2,115 0.751 0.1098 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,561 167 2,873 742 0.591 0.1632 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 11,823 1,381 18,410 1,667 0.477 0.0739 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,063 911 12,863 1,547 0.470 0.1028 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 12,125 1,748 18,539 1,748 0.481 0.0764 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,214 992 13,183 1,625 0.459 0.1066 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 12,394 353 15,654 822 0.372 0.0571 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 7 15,307 787 22,466 1,080 0.405 0.0462 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,940 331 12,175 309 0.239 0.0389 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 4 14,146 443 19,332 877 0.369 0.0457 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 4 13,343 355 17,320 809 0.350 0.0501 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 11,976 319 12,225 307 0.238 0.0388 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 10,916 1,064 17,313 1,584 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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