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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
White alone (1)
    Total 14,390 1,303 452 502 591 832 444 722 538 744
Earnings 12,462 497 382 416 362 745 371 702 436 755
  Wages and Salary 11,790 401 360 373 334 648 355 629 423 702
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 973 260 57 92 42 124 20 80 22 48
  Farm Self-Employment 103 72 3 5 0 6 0 2 1 1
Social Security 515 35 50 48 152 84 49 28 12 17
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 270 43 30 71 89 14 9 8 2 2
Public Assistance 186 91 52 26 6 3 0 1 4 0
Veterans Benefits 17 6 3 1 0 1 1 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 55 15 4 3 4 4 2 0 7 1
Disability Benefits 60 12 6 11 11 3 11 2 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 559 223 148 71 54 29 14 1 9 1
Workers Compensation 99 43 13 8 11 8 2 1 1 3
Property Income 7,475 6,543 346 224 81 81 22 34 19 35
  Interest 7,114 6,606 240 98 49 33 10 31 1 13
  Dividends 1,995 1,701 105 84 20 32 6 13 5 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 629 413 72 49 19 35 2 1 0 9
Retirement Income 150 28 17 14 15 14 12 3 11 2
  Company or Union Retirement 71 14 5 5 3 7 5 1 6 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 8 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 3 2 3 0 2 0 1 0 0
  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) 14 4 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 35 7 3 3 10 0 6 0 2 1
Pension Income 60 14 7 5 0 9 0 1 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 39 8 2 4 0 7 0 1 3 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 89 33 11 14 9 4 1 0 3 0
Child Support 1,386 368 381 293 161 74 45 20 19 5
Educational Assistance 292 111 57 63 26 18 1 7 3 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
132 58 9 12 0 22 3 7 0 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 50 18 18 6 2 2 0 1 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,834 498 388 435 490 817 404 726 464 767
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,887 503 380 438 496 824 405 726 468 767
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 515 35 50 48 152 84 49 28 12 17
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
649 62 64 62 164 96 57 28 19 19
  Government Transfer Payments 1,594 387 267 237 304 144 77 52 33 23
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 433 119 75 91 97 17 9 10 7 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
894 124 101 133 248 99 58 43 21 20
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
568 140 90 99 109 34 17 14 18 4

 

  $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
White alone (1)
    Total 470 655 376 754 307 585 296 565 257 443
Earnings 450 657 313 775 237 601 266 607 193 427
  Wages and Salary 439 645 302 750 231 571 262 584 187 426
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 27 10 33 5 32 3 16 2 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Social Security 6 12 7 0 1 1 3 1 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 3 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0
Property Income 5 12 6 16 2 5 1 2 0 1
  Interest 1 2 4 8 0 0 0 1 1 0
  Dividends 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 1 6 0 1 1 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 1 0 3 8 4 2 7 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 1 0 1 7 4 2 7 0 2
  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 4 0 0 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 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 3 0 0 2 1 4 2 7 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 0 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 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Child Support 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 1 0 2 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 456 661 319 772 240 603 271 609 199 433
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
458 661 324 770 248 610 272 616 195 432
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 12 7 0 1 1 3 1 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 13 11 3 9 8 4 8 3 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 18 13 2 1 5 0 2 3 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7 16 7 0 1 2 3 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 10 0 3 8 4 2 7 0 2

 

  $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
White alone (1)
    Total 242 456 170 242 123 301 104 200 77 209
Earnings 206 468 100 250 113 335 71 196 48 235
  Wages and Salary 205 443 101 249 117 328 70 194 44 229
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 31 0 5 0 7 0 3 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 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Interest 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 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 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 209 472 100 250 113 336 71 193 48 240
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
205 473 104 249 113 333 72 192 47 236
  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 1 6 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 6 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
White alone (1)
    Total 99 146 53 124 56 67 58 79 40 42
Earnings 64 153 28 130 37 72 31 87 20 39
  Wages and Salary 52 150 23 126 39 68 31 87 20 38
  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 0 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 3 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 64 155 28 127 40 72 32 87 20 39
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72 155 28 130 40 72 34 91 20 39
  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
White alone (1)
    Total 25 644 27,278 269 35,836 425 0.473 0.0077 1,249
Earnings 10 574 30,466 201 38,154 465 0.432 0.0082 1,249
  Wages and Salary 10 544 30,948 202 38,821 482 0.424 0.0084 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 21 10,745 351 17,290 983 0.582 0.0306 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 1,787 197 9,214 2,638 0.756 0.0946 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,569 209 11,327 400 0.357 0.0385 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,175 322 6,883 285 0.303 0.0483 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,579 305 3,992 359 0.539 0.0716 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 3 0 3,461 224 5,137 378 0.516 0.0575 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,880 1,101 8,531 1,506 0.623 0.1053 1,249
Property Income 3 23 1,429 18 1,738 103 0.428 0.0724 1,249
  Interest 10 0 1,347 18 977 64 0.075 0.0754 1,249
  Dividends 0 6 1,466 37 1,725 159 0.403 0.1337 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 2 1,903 85 4,131 689 0.601 0.1963 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 10,207 1,191 14,489 1,317 0.496 0.0671 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 2 0 5,200 1,045 10,351 1,972 0.654 0.1120 1,249
Child Support 2 0 4,633 137 5,943 203 0.458 0.0291 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,068 422 5,368 494 0.499 0.0729 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 4,792 1,592 12,019 1,950 0.636 0.0970 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 575 29,943 367 37,503 454 0.436 0.0081 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10 578 29,943 364 37,516 453 0.436 0.0081 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,569 209 11,327 400 0.357 0.0385 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 9,597 217 12,337 476 0.416 0.0362 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 0 6,500 235 7,956 245 0.468 0.0259 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,614 319 6,006 251 0.413 0.0391 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,403 169 9,430 277 0.393 0.0291 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,350 336 8,412 436 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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