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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 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 9,852 397 268 493 688 646 450 545 449 606
Earnings 8,069 256 206 305 283 461 273 448 367 572
  Wages and Salary 7,879 235 195 284 278 456 269 442 359 562
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 331 119 20 30 11 11 5 10 7 21
  Farm Self-Employment 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 867 46 97 116 247 154 100 40 26 18
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 620 83 76 117 267 42 7 8 10 0
Public Assistance 400 217 93 60 18 4 2 1 3 0
Veterans Benefits 52 12 8 2 2 6 12 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 63 22 8 2 3 9 4 2 6 0
Disability Benefits 118 25 17 13 25 14 4 2 2 6
Unemployment Compensation 508 226 128 48 50 26 8 4 10 4
Workers Compensation 68 26 12 9 6 1 2 2 2 0
Property Income 2,763 2,428 121 72 33 32 14 11 1 10
  Interest 2,635 2,437 69 52 13 25 8 9 1 5
  Dividends 446 387 29 14 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 216 128 29 13 13 11 6 0 0 0
Retirement Income 449 64 52 44 48 47 24 20 32 26
  Company or Union Retirement 212 39 32 23 18 19 11 3 14 14
  Federal Government Retirement 45 0 0 6 7 0 3 5 11 2
  Military Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 89 7 2 3 5 12 5 10 3 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 10 1 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 23 6 0 2 2 0 5 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 72 12 17 10 16 8 1 0 4 0
Pension Income 283 35 31 27 22 23 14 16 24 18
  Company or Union Retirement 163 26 23 20 17 17 11 1 8 8
  Federal Government Retirement 32 0 0 3 2 0 0 3 11 2
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 67 3 2 2 2 5 3 10 3 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 25 7 3 0 6 1 0 2 2 1
Child Support 744 328 187 152 28 26 12 2 1 2
Educational Assistance 394 172 98 39 32 16 19 9 0 4
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
152 74 18 26 14 7 3 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 42 10 7 3 5 4 1 0 0 3

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,743 250 241 394 484 593 363 495 392 587
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,944 248 251 407 492 610 371 496 397 597
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 867 46 97 116 247 154 100 40 26 18
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,204 83 122 148 272 182 108 55 46 33
  Government Transfer Payments 2,430 481 349 299 574 251 154 92 75 35
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 961 252 157 170 275 48 20 11 14 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,673 243 178 250 494 200 130 68 48 26
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,375 302 196 211 311 86 45 37 43 31

 

  $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 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 368 574 366 564 251 454 205 397 113 250
Earnings 348 530 298 582 197 465 163 413 65 249
  Wages and Salary 340 516 299 562 201 454 163 402 65 247
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 13 2 22 0 9 4 9 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 5 3 3 2 0 0 0 2 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 15 7 3 3 0 2 0 0 2
  Interest 3 0 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 10 16 11 16 10 11 0 3 1 4
  Company or Union Retirement 6 2 6 7 3 3 0 1 1 4
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 6 4 7 4 0 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 5 3 11 14 10 9 2 3 1 4
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 6 7 3 3 0 1 1 4
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 4 7 4 0 2 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 356 534 297 584 209 463 166 418 69 250
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
367 554 311 590 216 478 171 418 74 255
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 3 3 2 0 0 0 2 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17 27 19 24 7 15 2 5 8 7
  Government Transfer Payments 28 19 11 15 1 11 3 4 2 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
13 6 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
20 22 11 16 10 11 0 3 1 4

 

  $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 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 169 311 98 130 61 164 63 86 33 112
Earnings 131 313 61 139 28 202 32 87 29 107
  Wages and Salary 128 307 61 141 28 184 34 82 29 107
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 0 0 12 0 3 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 5 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 2 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 3 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 1 0 2 1 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 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 1 0 2 1 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 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 133 317 62 139 28 202 30 89 31 106
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
142 321 65 141 31 201 34 90 31 106
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 10 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 4 12 1 0 2 3 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
2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0

 

  $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 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 33 52 33 62 33 27 8 44 17 15
Earnings 18 49 27 63 15 27 8 43 9 10
  Wages and Salary 16 53 27 63 15 29 7 38 10 9
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 1
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 3 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 18 49 27 63 17 27 4 40 11 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
22 56 30 62 17 30 5 39 11 10
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 2 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 2 2 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 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 6 212 25,081 308 30,344 396 0.418 0.0094 1,430
Earnings 6 183 27,428 324 32,636 453 0.385 0.0102 1,430
  Wages and Salary 6 177 27,524 356 32,729 459 0.382 0.0103 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 6 7,239 1,435 16,431 1,503 0.591 0.0467 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,258 178 10,050 249 0.311 0.0297 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,824 139 7,195 196 0.298 0.0319 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,310 138 3,383 204 0.491 0.0501 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 7,874 765 8,745 741 0.445 0.0757 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,041 263 4,437 257 0.486 0.0434 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 2 1,423 32 1,529 142 0.353 0.4427 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,352 31 902 77 -0.009 0.1036 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,441 82 1,529 245 0.346 0.1525 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 2,115 172 5,395 1,378 0.630 0.1162 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 10,953 680 14,817 792 0.453 0.0448 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 9,076 1,175 13,588 1,216 0.520 0.0650 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 17,773 2,328 20,415 1,709 0.347 0.0895 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 1 0 13,209 1,598 17,107 1,101 0.452 0.0531 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 9,349 1,111 14,502 1,504 0.522 0.0749 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 1 0 3,087 219 4,160 269 0.484 0.0495 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,129 302 4,797 329 0.508 0.0528 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,764 740 4,938 611 0.523 0.0871 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 188 26,012 262 31,117 425 0.399 0.0099 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 190 26,069 255 31,162 419 0.399 0.0097 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,258 178 10,050 249 0.311 0.0297 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 9,786 190 12,765 378 0.410 0.0283 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 7,873 128 8,756 198 0.435 0.0197 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,045 272 6,054 170 0.384 0.0265 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,340 124 8,683 177 0.356 0.0215 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 7,236 262 9,073 315 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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