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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 alone (3)
    Total 4,121 348 186 199 239 268 170 167 126 206
Earnings 3,042 81 89 108 87 176 85 129 97 168
  Wages and Salary 2,888 63 81 101 75 157 85 119 96 151
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 209 54 12 17 14 21 2 11 3 16
  Farm Self-Employment 23 18 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
Social Security 612 16 56 121 137 107 76 43 23 12
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 131 11 26 23 45 21 2 0 0 0
Public Assistance 17 8 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 9 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 33 6 7 2 5 2 0 1 2 3
Disability Benefits 18 5 4 2 3 1 1 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 95 35 22 13 12 6 2 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 15 8 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2,169 1,764 169 79 31 31 9 23 4 10
  Interest 2,080 1,805 135 52 15 19 5 18 2 8
  Dividends 618 504 44 25 8 15 1 7 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 202 137 20 13 3 10 0 4 1 1
Retirement Income 186 26 21 32 22 14 5 16 8 9
  Company or Union Retirement 92 27 13 13 14 8 4 3 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 23 2 0 2 1 1 4 1 2 1
  Military Retirement 6 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 0 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 5 3 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 145 22 14 27 16 13 8 10 4 6
  Company or Union Retirement 74 19 8 13 13 8 4 3 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 2 0 0 0 2 4 1 2 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 48 1 6 10 3 3 1 7 2 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 70 17 21 9 6 6 3 5 1 0
Educational Assistance 78 21 21 3 8 8 0 8 7 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
77 35 10 3 0 12 1 0 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 15 2 7 4 1 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,580 84 135 212 215 269 154 163 115 180
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,619 83 131 196 213 256 148 165 123 197
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 612 16 56 121 137 107 76 43 23 12
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
678 21 54 108 137 97 71 44 33 30
  Government Transfer Payments 891 70 110 155 182 127 82 50 31 16
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 147 17 26 32 46 21 2 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
736 21 70 151 177 134 78 46 23 10
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
327 41 47 64 66 35 8 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 alone (3)
    Total 123 147 79 192 56 123 44 147 51 115
Earnings 93 143 54 190 32 113 35 160 32 127
  Wages and Salary 85 142 52 176 29 103 35 159 30 126
  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 3 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 3 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 1 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 1 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 99 142 62 190 35 115 35 158 30 132
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
110 146 70 196 35 115 41 165 32 130
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
20 6 13 9 1 4 4 6 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 14 7 14 1 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5 2 2 1 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 alone (3)
    Total 44 132 46 76 26 94 17 60 18 71
Earnings 34 136 31 73 16 101 12 61 4 70
  Wages and Salary 34 134 31 71 16 98 12 57 4 70
  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 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 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 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 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 35 142 32 74 18 102 12 60 5 70
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
35 143 34 76 19 102 10 58 8 73
  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 alone (3)
    Total 18 62 14 66 22 29 13 45 9 19
Earnings 17 61 6 73 10 44 12 32 6 13
  Wages and Salary 17 61 6 72 10 44 12 34 6 13
  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 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 17 61 6 65 11 44 12 32 8 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 61 6 64 11 44 12 32 8 14
  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 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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 10 245 25,505 668 36,372 765 0.500 0.0145 1,430
Earnings 5 224 34,107 1,573 43,246 918 0.426 0.0166 1,430
  Wages and Salary 5 218 35,797 780 44,264 951 0.419 0.0170 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 10,885 1,074 17,555 2,048 0.542 0.0604 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,564 270 10,618 305 0.303 0.0353 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,784 426 7,283 375 0.292 0.0645 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 3,906 661 5,100 616 0.432 0.1083 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 9 1,538 39 2,713 273 0.583 0.0575 1,430
  Interest 7 0 1,441 38 1,701 187 0.413 0.0974 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,534 74 2,261 345 0.503 0.2844 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,848 155 4,698 1,241 0.619 0.1641 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 8,954 908 13,410 1,140 0.473 0.0691 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 6,127 1,091 7,972 955 0.512 0.0956 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 0 8,992 1,159 13,345 1,326 0.499 0.0786 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,599 1,313 7,158 878 0.468 0.0966 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,561 1,263 8,535 1,331 0.585 0.0933 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 229 28,380 1,286 38,561 816 0.462 0.0155 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 231 29,004 1,195 38,837 808 0.461 0.0154 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,564 270 10,618 305 0.303 0.0353 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 10,482 401 13,273 472 0.373 0.0372 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,010 245 10,876 362 0.394 0.0323 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,361 499 7,017 354 0.303 0.0610 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,281 229 10,232 265 0.301 0.0322 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 7,920 412 10,792 717 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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