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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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
10,915 909 378 411 364 526 345 545 385 642
Earnings 9,747 411 302 352 269 501 308 520 343 639
  Wages and Salary 9,452 361 286 342 248 465 290 512 329 627
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 510 183 36 38 19 51 20 25 12 21
  Farm Self-Employment 83 69 6 2 0 3 0 0 1 0
Social Security 210 6 14 34 64 26 21 22 9 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 202 25 19 65 67 10 4 8 0 0
Public Assistance 190 109 56 16 3 2 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 32 6 15 2 0 2 4 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 23 8 3 3 0 0 3 4 0 2
Disability Benefits 55 16 10 4 14 8 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 365 148 116 52 18 15 4 3 4 0
Workers Compensation 78 47 8 2 7 0 0 9 4 0
Property Income 5,306 4,924 160 111 20 25 7 12 2 8
  Interest 5,082 4,882 86 65 12 16 5 10 0 2
  Dividends 1,052 949 47 43 0 1 2 1 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 294 217 22 20 5 7 4 4 3 0
Retirement Income 90 30 14 16 12 7 3 4 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 29 13 4 6 2 2 0 0 0 2
  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 23 3 2 3 8 5 0 0 0 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) 7 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 26 9 8 5 2 0 1 0 0 0
Pension Income 23 9 2 8 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 9 4 2 3 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 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 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 849 321 273 147 47 27 19 7 2 1
Educational Assistance 704 286 182 63 68 50 5 9 8 20
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
146 72 16 16 9 20 0 0 0 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 55 31 19 0 3 0 0 2 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 9,885 398 297 363 318 521 330 533 353 645
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9,908 400 301 360 318 527 330 527 357 650
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 210 6 14 34 64 26 21 22 9 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
291 35 24 48 72 36 24 24 9 9
  Government Transfer Payments 1,230 376 287 159 168 92 47 44 19 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 373 124 70 76 65 16 8 7 1 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
549 114 74 99 117 48 30 36 11 10
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
452 149 78 92 72 26 11 12 1 7

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
412 584 325 737 276 588 271 539 219 384
Earnings 370 567 286 769 246 590 240 544 192 366
  Wages and Salary 365 541 286 759 237 575 242 540 189 357
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 21 3 15 6 15 0 10 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Property Income 0 12 0 0 2 5 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 0 0 5 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 3 3 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 378 573 292 768 245 587 242 547 193 368
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
378 581 291 770 245 586 240 546 197 371
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 6 7 4 3 2 0 0 2 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 3 0 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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
162 314 155 184 95 213 85 154 55 93
Earnings 135 366 110 165 70 225 57 157 36 100
  Wages and Salary 137 354 110 169 66 212 57 156 35 100
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 1 5 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 135 368 110 165 70 225 57 157 36 100
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
135 369 110 165 70 225 57 157 36 100
  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

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
41 90 16 54 14 49 5 33 14 21
Earnings 29 76 12 57 6 51 4 37 4 22
  Wages and Salary 27 75 12 54 6 53 3 43 4 21
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
  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 29 76 12 57 6 51 4 37 4 22
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 76 12 57 6 51 4 37 4 22
  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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
13 212 27,309 273 31,250 311 0.412 0.0079 1,249
Earnings 10 202 30,016 318 32,904 326 0.378 0.0084 1,249
  Wages and Salary 10 193 30,236 179 33,134 316 0.372 0.0084 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 7,380 1,177 14,409 1,494 0.618 0.0492 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,513 185 2,088 1,106 0.440 0.4313 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,468 315 10,892 427 0.278 0.0538 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,181 304 7,139 311 0.304 0.0539 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,177 176 2,668 217 0.442 0.0677 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 3,238 230 4,247 269 0.494 0.0500 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,085 264 5,575 1,096 0.566 0.1368 1,249
Property Income 0 2 1,348 21 855 57 -0.053 1.0258 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,302 20 491 32 -0.761 0.1096 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,386 48 928 91 -0.015 0.1293 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,693 110 3,611 747 0.615 0.1354 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 5,149 880 6,158 640 0.437 0.0888 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 3,453 149 4,386 204 0.485 0.0381 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,408 203 5,215 256 0.509 0.0392 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 2,701 740 7,195 1,183 0.624 0.1096 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 202 29,496 476 32,677 322 0.380 0.0083 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10 202 29,437 479 32,656 322 0.379 0.0083 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,468 315 10,892 427 0.278 0.0538 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,823 330 9,767 419 0.347 0.0478 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 4,577 171 6,208 188 0.462 0.0254 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,753 381 5,235 257 0.421 0.0429 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,194 328 7,728 274 0.388 0.0341 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,981 355 5,539 250 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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