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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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,306 357 192 205 248 280 176 176 132 215
Earnings 3,200 86 97 115 91 185 89 135 104 178
  Wages and Salary 3,045 68 89 107 78 166 89 125 103 160
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 212 55 12 18 15 21 2 11 4 16
  Farm Self-Employment 23 18 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
Social Security 629 17 57 122 142 111 78 46 23 13
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 133 11 26 24 46 21 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 25 10 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 103 41 22 13 13 6 3 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 15 8 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2,258 1,843 170 82 31 33 9 25 4 10
  Interest 2,165 1,883 136 54 15 19 5 19 2 8
  Dividends 640 523 46 26 8 15 1 7 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 209 141 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 53 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 82 24 23 11 7 6 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 84 24 24 3 8 8 0 8 7 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
81 36 10 3 0 12 1 2 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 15 2 7 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,752 90 142 220 222 281 161 172 122 190
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,791 88 138 203 219 268 153 172 130 207
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 629 17 57 122 142 111 78 46 23 13
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
698 22 55 109 142 100 72 46 35 31
  Government Transfer Payments 933 81 116 158 190 130 86 53 31 18
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 156 19 30 34 47 21 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
762 24 74 154 183 138 81 49 23 11
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
345 44 55 66 67 35 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 125 159 81 202 62 134 49 151 54 117
Earnings 95 150 55 202 35 125 39 165 32 129
  Wages and Salary 86 149 54 187 33 115 39 163 31 128
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 3 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 0 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 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 4 0 2 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 100 149 64 202 39 127 39 163 30 133
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
111 154 72 208 39 127 46 170 33 132
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 50 139 52 80 29 97 17 62 19 73
Earnings 41 142 38 78 18 103 13 62 5 72
  Wages and Salary 41 140 38 76 18 101 12 58 5 71
  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 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 41 149 39 79 19 104 13 61 6 72
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
41 149 41 81 21 105 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 2 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 18 62 14 68 22 29 14 46 9 21
Earnings 18 61 6 76 10 44 12 34 6 15
  Wages and Salary 18 61 6 74 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 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 18 62 6 68 11 44 12 34 8 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 62 6 66 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
25 Years and Over
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 10 259 25,729 618 36,442 744 0.499 0.0142 1,430
Earnings 5 237 33,863 1,517 43,052 887 0.425 0.0161 1,430
  Wages and Salary 5 231 35,625 837 44,019 918 0.419 0.0165 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 10,871 1,082 17,486 2,023 0.541 0.0603 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,607 264 10,658 301 0.298 0.0349 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,765 428 7,291 371 0.275 0.0652 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 3,736 689 5,035 592 0.451 0.1017 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 9 1,532 39 2,675 264 0.581 0.0576 1,430
  Interest 7 0 1,437 37 1,687 182 0.412 0.0947 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,529 72 2,214 334 0.496 0.2938 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,851 153 4,648 1,206 0.623 0.1601 1,430
Retirement Income 0 1 8,920 907 14,138 1,417 0.495 0.0722 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 4,252 577 6,090 791 0.465 0.1074 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,334 567 6,841 828 0.479 0.0945 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,579 1,288 8,528 1,289 0.584 0.0906 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 242 28,603 1,328 38,510 791 0.460 0.0151 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 245 29,278 1,096 38,838 784 0.459 0.0150 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,607 264 10,658 301 0.298 0.0349 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 10,530 394 13,550 525 0.376 0.0373 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,964 241 10,864 368 0.400 0.0320 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,130 527 6,909 360 0.301 0.0599 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,269 225 10,212 261 0.299 0.0316 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 7,790 415 11,116 861 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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