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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
12,016 1,123 357 382 447 648 341 530 385 577
Earnings 10,356 409 294 320 268 567 283 507 297 583
  Wages and Salary 9,799 330 283 286 248 483 269 455 285 532
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 832 227 46 78 31 109 17 60 20 43
  Farm Self-Employment 91 62 3 5 0 6 0 0 1 1
Social Security 450 33 41 40 128 73 44 28 11 16
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 204 36 19 55 63 12 8 7 2 2
Public Assistance 116 67 31 9 3 1 0 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 14 5 1 1 0 1 1 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 50 15 4 3 4 1 2 0 7 1
Disability Benefits 47 9 4 9 9 1 8 2 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 456 181 116 58 43 27 13 1 7 1
Workers Compensation 85 33 13 7 10 8 2 1 1 3
Property Income 6,775 5,916 313 209 73 75 21 33 18 35
  Interest 6,465 5,992 222 90 47 31 10 30 1 13
  Dividends 1,889 1,609 103 80 17 31 5 12 5 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 549 358 58 45 14 33 2 1 0 9
Retirement Income 130 27 12 14 13 9 11 3 11 2
  Company or Union Retirement 65 14 4 5 3 6 3 1 6 0
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 7 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 3 2 3 0 1 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) 10 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 31 5 3 3 9 0 6 0 2 1
Pension Income 54 13 6 5 0 8 0 1 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 36 8 1 4 0 6 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 9 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 76 28 7 12 9 3 1 0 3 0
Child Support 1,193 298 320 268 136 69 42 17 19 5
Educational Assistance 260 94 51 59 23 17 1 7 3 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
118 51 7 10 0 20 3 7 0 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 47 18 17 4 2 2 0 1 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10,685 410 297 337 380 630 318 530 320 594
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10,734 416 291 340 387 633 317 531 323 597
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 450 33 41 40 128 73 44 28 11 16
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
568 59 53 54 142 78 51 28 17 18
  Government Transfer Payments 1,287 315 199 186 243 123 67 48 25 22
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 305 93 46 59 69 14 7 7 4 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
711 98 70 96 196 86 50 40 15 19
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
422 114 57 66 81 26 11 11 15 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
361 542 324 624 260 499 256 504 225 389
Earnings 348 545 276 637 210 511 233 536 172 379
  Wages and Salary 341 537 264 617 203 484 229 514 168 378
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 24 8 27 5 30 3 14 2 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Social Security 5 11 6 0 1 1 3 1 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 1 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 0 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 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
Property Income 4 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 0 8 4 2 7 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 1 0 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 0 0 0 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 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 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Child Support 9 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 0 0 2 0 0 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 352 551 279 634 213 510 237 540 177 384
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
353 551 285 632 219 517 238 547 173 383
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 11 6 0 1 1 3 1 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6 11 10 0 9 8 4 8 3 2
  Government Transfer Payments 10 16 11 0 1 4 0 2 3 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 15 6 0 1 1 3 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 8 0 0 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
219 396 155 214 110 281 100 176 68 190
Earnings 183 405 93 224 103 314 71 171 46 215
  Wages and Salary 182 385 93 223 107 309 69 170 42 209
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 25 0 5 0 7 0 2 1 8
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Social Security 0 5 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 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 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Interest 0 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 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 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 186 407 93 223 102 315 71 168 46 220
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
184 408 97 222 102 312 70 167 44 216
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 1 5 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 5 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
35 to 44 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
93 136 47 115 53 65 53 71 37 37
Earnings 61 141 24 124 33 67 28 79 18 37
  Wages and Salary 48 138 17 123 33 64 28 78 18 35
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 1 2 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 0
  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 61 142 24 121 36 67 28 79 18 36
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
68 142 24 124 36 67 30 82 18 36
  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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
25 600 29,930 376 37,751 489 0.472 0.0084 1,249
Earnings 10 536 31,884 223 40,363 539 0.426 0.0090 1,249
  Wages and Salary 10 508 32,368 318 41,059 558 0.420 0.0093 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 21 10,790 371 17,736 1,118 0.589 0.0335 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 1,854 217 10,213 2,958 0.763 0.0982 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,654 231 11,421 428 0.355 0.0412 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,155 361 6,837 332 0.305 0.0549 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,159 224 3,470 463 0.563 0.1028 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 3,509 258 5,376 455 0.526 0.0650 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,263 1,133 8,658 1,637 0.598 0.1189 1,249
Property Income 3 19 1,432 19 1,769 105 0.435 0.0798 1,249
  Interest 9 0 1,349 19 989 66 0.083 0.0754 1,249
  Dividends 0 4 1,468 38 1,671 152 0.384 0.1877 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6 2 1,918 91 4,437 749 0.618 0.1750 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 9,934 1,486 14,419 1,390 0.493 0.0695 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 5,441 1,163 10,785 2,261 0.682 0.1171 1,249
Child Support 2 0 4,833 151 6,160 231 0.455 0.0319 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,296 445 5,607 548 0.493 0.0779 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 5,286 1,714 12,525 2,138 0.637 0.1013 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 537 31,357 228 39,604 525 0.432 0.0089 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10 538 31,354 229 39,598 524 0.432 0.0089 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,654 231 11,421 428 0.355 0.0412 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 9,592 235 12,357 505 0.422 0.0376 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 0 6,745 269 8,188 283 0.469 0.0290 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,595 415 5,904 305 0.421 0.0465 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,661 190 9,758 316 0.386 0.0327 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,523 432 8,710 531 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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