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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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,787 469 230 258 279 334 197 207 141 252
Earnings 3,575 167 138 160 116 223 108 152 109 199
  Wages and Salary 3,416 150 128 153 103 204 107 141 107 181
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 222 60 13 18 16 21 2 11 4 16
  Farm Self-Employment 27 22 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
Social Security 637 21 57 122 142 114 78 46 23 14
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 135 11 26 24 47 21 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 29 15 5 7 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 10 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 36 6 8 2 6 2 1 1 2 3
Disability Benefits 19 5 4 2 3 1 1 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 105 42 22 13 13 6 3 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 15 8 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2,410 1,988 172 86 32 33 9 25 4 10
  Interest 2,314 2,027 137 58 15 19 5 19 2 8
  Dividends 660 543 46 26 8 15 1 7 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 210 141 21 14 3 10 0 4 1 1
Retirement Income 195 27 25 33 23 15 6 16 8 9
  Company or Union Retirement 99 27 16 13 15 9 5 3 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 25 2 0 2 1 1 4 1 2 1
  Military Retirement 7 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 54 2 6 10 3 4 1 7 2 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 16 3 2 6 3 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 151 23 16 27 16 13 9 10 4 6
  Company or Union Retirement 77 19 10 13 13 9 4 3 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 19 2 0 0 1 2 4 1 2 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 49 1 6 10 3 3 1 7 2 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 87 25 24 11 7 9 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 234 68 63 37 9 18 1 16 10 5
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
113 44 16 10 0 16 1 2 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 16 2 8 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,132 173 182 265 247 322 179 188 127 212
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,172 172 178 248 244 309 172 189 135 230
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 637 21 57 122 142 114 78 46 23 14
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
706 26 55 109 142 103 72 46 35 32
  Government Transfer Payments 998 116 128 167 191 137 86 53 31 18
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 162 24 30 34 48 21 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
776 32 74 154 184 141 81 49 23 12
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
351 48 55 66 68 36 9 16 10 9

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 129 177 86 214 65 142 55 155 58 125
Earnings 95 170 61 216 35 131 43 167 38 136
  Wages and Salary 87 167 60 201 33 121 43 166 36 135
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 5 2 13 2 12 0 4 2 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 7 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 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 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5 2 4 3 0 2 1 3 0 2
  Interest 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 2 0
  Dividends 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 7 2 2 2 2 7 1 4 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 1 1 0 2 5 0 2 2 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 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 5 2 3 1 0 5 0 2 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 4 1 3 0 0 5 0 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 3 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 100 169 69 217 39 133 44 166 36 140
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
112 175 78 222 39 133 50 173 38 139
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
20 8 15 9 1 4 4 6 4 0
  Government Transfer Payments 14 7 15 2 0 3 3 5 4 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5 2 2 2 2 7 1 4 2 2

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 53 146 52 82 29 100 18 62 19 74
Earnings 43 148 38 81 18 106 13 62 5 72
  Wages and Salary 43 146 38 79 18 104 12 58 5 72
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 0 2 0 3 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 6 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 5 2 0 3 4 2 2 0 0 0
  Interest 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 2
Pension Income 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 1 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 43 155 39 82 19 107 13 61 6 72
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
43 155 41 84 21 108 11 60 9 75
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3
  Government Transfer Payments 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 0 0 0 1 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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 18 62 14 68 24 29 14 46 9 21
Earnings 18 61 6 77 10 44 12 34 6 15
  Wages and Salary 18 61 6 76 10 44 12 35 6 15
  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 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 2 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 0 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 1 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 1 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 2 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 18 62 6 69 11 44 12 34 8 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 62 6 68 11 44 12 34 8 16
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 1 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
15 Years and Over:
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 10 263 23,015 733 34,375 703 0.514 0.0136 1,430
Earnings 5 238 31,045 413 40,223 847 0.452 0.0154 1,430
  Wages and Salary 5 232 31,486 434 40,984 875 0.447 0.0158 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 10,483 1,167 16,949 1,947 0.547 0.0584 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,603 266 10,613 299 0.301 0.0346 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,795 406 7,309 368 0.286 0.0640 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 3,684 686 4,997 587 0.463 0.0996 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 9 1,515 37 2,527 248 0.565 0.0638 1,430
  Interest 7 0 1,427 35 1,595 171 0.385 0.0963 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,519 71 2,159 324 0.489 0.3058 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,856 153 4,648 1,203 0.627 0.1585 1,430
Retirement Income 0 1 8,933 908 14,135 1,416 0.495 0.0721 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 6,165 1,128 8,627 1,135 0.532 0.0974 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 1 9,054 1,150 14,389 1,725 0.534 0.1015 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 6,821 1,015 8,414 1,075 0.474 0.1072 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 4,438 600 6,268 759 0.467 0.1001 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,429 361 6,767 621 0.505 0.0662 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,446 1,131 9,861 1,475 0.577 0.1040 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 243 26,032 567 36,434 758 0.478 0.0145 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 247 26,406 553 36,753 753 0.476 0.0145 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,603 266 10,613 299 0.301 0.0346 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 10,511 384 13,476 521 0.378 0.0370 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,660 247 10,461 355 0.418 0.0310 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,020 550 6,791 357 0.319 0.0581 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,236 226 10,130 260 0.305 0.0313 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 7,735 414 10,993 849 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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