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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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 17,445 1,321 655 772 748 1,008 630 1,000 679 1,077
Earnings 15,517 650 505 663 548 953 518 931 612 1,070
  Wages and Salary 15,106 584 479 646 523 900 498 910 595 1,047
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 709 261 48 54 27 73 21 39 15 32
  Farm Self-Employment 110 96 6 2 0 3 0 0 1 0
Social Security 377 19 44 64 124 44 23 23 12 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 383 43 41 96 152 27 7 10 3 0
Public Assistance 530 281 139 71 24 6 5 1 3 0
Veterans Benefits 44 7 19 3 2 3 5 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 30 10 3 3 1 1 3 4 3 3
Disability Benefits 83 26 15 6 14 14 0 2 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 675 263 208 94 50 32 7 6 7 2
Workers Compensation 118 61 19 9 9 0 0 9 7 0
Property Income 7,124 6,624 204 150 26 32 10 20 2 10
  Interest 6,817 6,553 110 90 16 17 6 17 0 2
  Dividends 1,327 1,204 54 52 0 1 2 1 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 419 308 31 28 6 13 6 6 3 0
Retirement Income 138 44 21 21 14 13 4 8 6 5
  Company or Union Retirement 42 18 5 7 5 2 0 0 2 3
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 4 2 3 8 5 2 3 1 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 6 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 47 17 12 7 2 5 1 0 3 0
Pension Income 36 13 2 10 5 0 2 3 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 16 8 2 4 2 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 10 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 14 4 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,473 605 440 262 76 40 29 8 2 3
Educational Assistance 1,140 462 294 99 104 80 15 26 16 22
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
283 139 29 39 18 32 1 0 0 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 68 35 26 3 3 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,764 631 508 701 641 990 544 944 625 1,073
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,800 636 513 696 640 1,001 544 934 629 1,077
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 377 19 44 64 124 44 23 23 12 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
500 60 58 81 135 60 26 30 20 12
  Government Transfer Payments 2,342 710 548 305 375 160 71 72 42 19
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 869 293 170 160 167 32 21 11 9 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,175 281 189 199 275 83 42 50 25 12
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
982 328 178 180 179 39 25 20 16 13

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 628 929 563 1,111 423 840 374 770 285 547
Earnings 576 889 487 1,148 368 846 322 781 252 520
  Wages and Salary 571 859 490 1,133 359 827 322 773 247 512
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 24 3 20 8 19 0 14 3 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 4 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Property Income 0 15 1 0 2 8 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 1 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 1 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 4 6 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 7 0 5 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 588 896 492 1,150 369 841 325 786 255 522
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
590 905 495 1,152 371 840 322 785 258 527
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 4 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 4 3 0 2 0 0 4 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 9 9 6 3 2 0 0 6 2 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1 7 4 0 2 0 0 4 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
25 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 266 475 221 263 130 308 102 219 79 164
Earnings 235 528 149 240 98 322 74 222 53 163
  Wages and Salary 234 514 150 246 93 297 77 221 53 163
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 9 0 3 1 10 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 1 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 2 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 5 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Interest 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 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 1
Educational Assistance 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1 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 234 529 151 242 98 322 74 224 53 163
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
234 529 150 242 98 322 74 224 55 163
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 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

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 60 122 24 86 32 69 8 59 19 25
Earnings 50 110 17 97 15 73 5 58 9 29
  Wages and Salary 48 111 16 95 15 75 4 64 9 27
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
  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 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 50 110 17 97 15 73 5 58 9 29
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
50 110 17 97 15 73 5 58 9 26
  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 to 34 Years
All Races
    Total 15 338 25,553 199 29,935 249 0.423 0.0064 1,249
Earnings 14 318 27,057 196 31,511 265 0.393 0.0067 1,249
  Wages and Salary 14 306 27,322 208 31,709 262 0.388 0.0068 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 7,072 822 13,800 1,145 0.610 0.0357 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,439 153 1,590 841 0.338 0.4844 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,735 219 10,033 380 0.340 0.0433 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,670 183 7,204 213 0.276 0.0371 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,359 114 3,206 150 0.467 0.0377 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 5,174 1,536 7,404 1,019 0.481 0.1090 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,393 175 4,355 197 0.483 0.0344 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,420 440 5,506 808 0.555 0.1051 1,249
Property Income 0 2 1,345 18 810 47 -0.108 1.1439 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,301 18 471 26 -0.835 0.0977 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,379 42 907 81 -0.024 0.1155 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,699 93 3,240 566 0.584 0.1176 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 5,495 791 6,871 557 0.472 0.0642 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 1 0 3,245 122 4,079 133 0.477 0.0271 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,418 160 5,337 212 0.517 0.0310 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 2,692 565 6,541 717 0.607 0.0735 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 318 26,777 196 31,259 262 0.395 0.0067 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 320 26,770 194 31,247 261 0.395 0.0067 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,735 219 10,033 380 0.340 0.0433 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,445 232 9,457 345 0.371 0.0380 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 4,603 123 6,099 136 0.459 0.0184 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,581 243 5,132 158 0.418 0.0268 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,480 240 7,011 188 0.413 0.0243 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,800 246 5,503 166 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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