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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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 18,477 1,556 567 653 775 1,048 600 906 696 1,000
Earnings 15,970 594 479 513 446 932 487 860 568 999
  Wages and Salary 15,170 477 451 462 414 824 472 781 548 938
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,166 320 70 105 50 139 20 87 28 58
  Farm Self-Employment 124 92 3 7 0 6 0 2 1 1
Social Security 708 48 65 84 203 119 73 33 14 22
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 440 72 50 90 166 26 11 15 3 2
Public Assistance 312 150 74 57 16 4 0 1 4 0
Veterans Benefits 34 11 3 1 1 3 4 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 64 17 6 5 4 4 2 0 7 1
Disability Benefits 82 19 9 11 16 4 11 2 4 1
Unemployment Compensation 765 321 193 90 63 44 18 4 17 4
Workers Compensation 119 52 16 8 16 8 2 1 1 3
Property Income 8,903 7,796 420 254 94 97 24 45 20 40
  Interest 8,496 7,877 292 114 55 47 14 37 2 15
  Dividends 2,295 1,960 119 98 22 40 6 13 5 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 727 478 82 49 24 39 2 2 0 10
Retirement Income 201 45 19 18 24 19 12 5 15 4
  Company or Union Retirement 90 21 8 7 4 9 5 1 8 1
  Federal Government Retirement 13 2 0 2 2 3 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 10 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 24 5 2 3 0 3 0 1 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 24 8 7 0 2 1 0 2 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 44 10 3 3 16 0 6 0 2 1
Pension Income 78 19 7 7 2 13 0 1 5 1
  Company or Union Retirement 51 13 3 6 2 9 0 1 3 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 97 33 11 15 11 4 1 0 4 0
Child Support 1,730 488 478 366 174 96 53 24 21 5
Educational Assistance 428 168 97 74 29 27 13 8 3 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
195 88 9 23 1 30 5 14 0 8
Other Income, N.E.C. 71 23 30 6 5 3 0 1 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16,477 592 485 551 615 1,034 543 888 595 1,017
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,547 602 478 554 621 1,042 544 889 601 1,018
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 708 48 65 84 203 119 73 33 14 22
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
882 87 81 97 218 136 81 35 25 25
  Government Transfer Payments 2,262 540 374 319 437 213 122 75 49 29
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 705 182 118 140 178 31 15 17 9 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,309 183 135 208 363 149 94 61 26 24
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
881 216 131 154 195 53 23 24 22 6

 

  $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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 618 861 485 1,015 419 784 389 734 317 538
Earnings 591 860 414 1,051 318 811 341 787 216 540
  Wages and Salary 573 847 403 1,008 315 773 335 761 210 538
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 15 30 10 50 5 41 5 19 2 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Social Security 6 14 9 2 1 1 3 1 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 0 0 3 2 3 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 5 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0
Property Income 5 16 9 20 2 7 3 2 1 1
  Interest 1 2 7 9 0 2 0 1 1 0
  Dividends 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 10 1 10 0 1 1 0 0 0
Retirement Income 7 3 1 3 8 6 2 7 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 1 1 0 1 7 6 2 7 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 2 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 4 0 1 2 1 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 2 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 3 0 1 2 1 6 2 7 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 7 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 3 0 1 2 1 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 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Child Support 10 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 596 867 419 1,053 326 811 345 793 226 546
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
601 867 424 1,047 337 819 347 798 224 543
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 14 9 2 1 1 3 1 5 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 17 15 5 10 9 4 8 6 2
  Government Transfer Payments 24 23 18 4 1 8 0 3 4 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
16 20 9 2 1 2 3 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10 13 1 3 8 6 2 7 0 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 306 608 218 310 151 375 123 243 89 268
Earnings 254 620 134 326 132 427 77 243 58 310
  Wages and Salary 254 591 135 323 136 417 75 236 53 304
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 34 0 5 0 12 0 5 1 8
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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 1 0 0 0 1
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 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 4 0 0
  Interest 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 1 1 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 1 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 1 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 0 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 258 624 134 325 132 428 77 237 58 315
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
256 625 140 324 134 421 80 234 57 311
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 0 0 1 1 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 125 187 67 165 70 92 69 116 46 55
Earnings 76 193 40 170 49 98 38 118 22 47
  Wages and Salary 62 193 35 167 50 95 38 118 22 46
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 1 5 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 1 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 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2
  Interest 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 1 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 1 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 2 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 76 197 40 168 51 98 38 117 22 46
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
85 197 40 169 51 100 40 120 22 48
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 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 3 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 1 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
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 31 798 27,371 256 35,538 358 0.465 0.0067 1,249
Earnings 14 717 30,576 168 37,900 391 0.423 0.0072 1,249
  Wages and Salary 15 675 30,979 171 38,452 402 0.416 0.0073 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 31 10,673 344 18,004 1,079 0.596 0.0289 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 1,700 170 7,715 2,214 0.755 0.0938 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,443 183 10,938 322 0.344 0.0328 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,619 201 6,995 227 0.305 0.0370 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,703 301 4,063 269 0.506 0.0537 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 7,777 910 9,474 1,322 0.473 0.0920 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,290 200 5,007 298 0.516 0.0463 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,648 956 8,107 1,304 0.624 0.0965 1,249
Property Income 3 26 1,428 17 1,754 97 0.433 0.0689 1,249
  Interest 14 0 1,349 16 1,007 61 0.099 0.0700 1,249
  Dividends 0 7 1,464 34 1,733 154 0.408 0.1170 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 2 1,902 79 4,243 634 0.606 0.1948 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 9,535 885 13,461 1,059 0.490 0.0593 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,729 1,793 16,221 1,705 0.481 0.0718 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 10,808 1,360 15,150 1,826 0.498 0.0820 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 2 0 5,750 964 10,831 1,843 0.626 0.1049 1,249
Child Support 3 0 4,470 122 5,743 184 0.462 0.0266 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,683 297 5,125 372 0.499 0.0575 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 5,025 1,463 10,243 1,369 0.611 0.0868 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 720 30,088 233 37,205 381 0.428 0.0071 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 722 30,080 239 37,211 380 0.428 0.0071 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,443 183 10,938 322 0.344 0.0328 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 9,517 190 11,856 380 0.406 0.0308 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 0 6,703 209 8,015 198 0.460 0.0209 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,931 264 6,169 196 0.401 0.0301 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,382 139 9,242 217 0.380 0.0239 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,520 270 8,007 317 0.000 0.0000 1,249

Race Footnotes


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