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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 13,651 1,115 513 573 523 749 482 765 511 859
Earnings 12,193 524 410 494 394 728 421 724 456 859
  Wages and Salary 11,827 463 386 478 373 685 401 705 439 843
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 610 215 48 45 22 59 21 36 15 27
  Farm Self-Employment 92 77 6 2 0 3 0 0 1 0
Social Security 254 9 19 40 87 28 21 22 10 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 245 27 22 73 92 13 4 10 0 0
Public Assistance 314 164 84 41 18 4 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 35 6 15 3 0 3 4 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 24 8 3 3 0 0 3 4 0 3
Disability Benefits 61 18 10 4 14 8 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 489 199 153 68 30 19 6 4 5 0
Workers Compensation 98 54 10 7 9 0 0 9 5 0
Property Income 5,938 5,516 172 121 22 29 8 13 2 8
  Interest 5,683 5,465 94 72 13 17 5 10 0 2
  Dividends 1,127 1,019 47 44 0 1 2 1 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 347 256 24 21 5 11 5 5 3 0
Retirement Income 109 37 15 21 12 7 3 6 4 5
  Company or Union Retirement 38 18 4 7 2 2 0 0 2 3
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 27 3 2 3 8 5 0 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 29 11 8 7 2 0 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 32 13 2 10 2 0 0 3 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 14 8 2 4 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 8 0 0 3 0 0 0 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 1,105 414 360 196 64 32 20 7 2 1
Educational Assistance 845 346 222 74 69 66 7 11 9 21
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
187 95 17 25 11 24 0 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 60 33 23 0 3 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,364 512 407 510 461 748 444 737 468 865
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,387 512 409 506 461 752 444 730 471 869
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 254 9 19 40 87 28 21 22 10 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
353 43 31 59 94 38 24 26 13 10
  Government Transfer Payments 1,620 505 371 210 247 110 55 49 24 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 533 177 100 106 104 19 11 8 2 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
749 166 106 136 178 54 33 37 13 10
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
632 208 109 126 111 30 14 16 6 8

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 518 717 417 896 330 690 315 628 243 427
Earnings 466 694 364 927 291 701 275 631 215 409
  Wages and Salary 459 666 364 915 284 684 276 625 210 400
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 24 3 18 6 16 0 12 3 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 2 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 5 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 0 0 4 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 474 701 372 927 290 696 278 636 218 410
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
476 709 375 929 290 695 277 635 221 413
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 4 3 0 2 0 0 2 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 8 8 6 3 2 0 0 4 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 2 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 201 365 179 212 109 242 88 178 62 114
Earnings 171 418 122 194 84 250 64 177 42 119
  Wages and Salary 173 405 122 198 81 236 64 176 42 119
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 1 7 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 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 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 0 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 171 421 122 194 84 251 64 177 42 119
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
171 421 123 194 84 251 64 177 42 119
  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 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 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

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 48 96 18 59 17 57 6 36 14 24
Earnings 33 83 12 64 7 57 4 39 4 28
  Wages and Salary 32 82 12 62 7 59 3 45 4 26
  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 33 83 12 64 7 57 4 39 4 28
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 83 12 64 7 57 4 39 4 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 13 241 25,758 227 29,790 273 0.418 0.0071 1,249
Earnings 10 226 27,233 222 31,305 288 0.386 0.0075 1,249
  Wages and Salary 10 215 27,609 347 31,527 281 0.380 0.0075 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 7,298 1,065 14,254 1,296 0.610 0.0406 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,485 173 1,901 1,009 0.421 0.4411 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,182 257 10,816 450 0.312 0.0504 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,487 268 7,236 268 0.282 0.0478 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,399 175 3,150 188 0.451 0.0464 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,249 202 4,196 220 0.487 0.0420 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,288 354 5,757 930 0.565 0.1140 1,249
Property Income 0 2 1,346 20 849 54 -0.058 1.0494 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,301 19 476 30 -0.813 0.1077 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,383 46 952 93 0.018 0.1243 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,695 102 3,635 667 0.618 0.1184 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 5,368 768 6,562 626 0.444 0.0789 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 3,460 129 4,269 165 0.476 0.0322 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,357 182 5,286 253 0.522 0.0373 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 2,474 609 6,625 949 0.613 0.0977 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 226 26,990 222 31,096 284 0.387 0.0074 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10 228 26,987 219 31,096 284 0.387 0.0074 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,182 257 10,816 450 0.312 0.0504 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,655 278 9,798 411 0.374 0.0436 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 4,556 151 6,139 168 0.468 0.0227 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,756 321 5,177 206 0.416 0.0345 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,872 281 7,357 239 0.402 0.0301 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,970 303 5,502 207 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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