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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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
14,672 1,009 431 503 594 703 464 649 466 709
Earnings 12,485 358 327 401 309 578 314 627 367 730
  Wages and Salary 11,727 283 296 343 270 497 303 589 366 663
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,051 253 71 66 54 108 19 51 12 74
  Farm Self-Employment 110 72 2 8 4 3 2 5 0 3
Social Security 759 34 54 90 216 128 140 26 18 22
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 357 64 40 49 136 41 16 4 1 3
Public Assistance 90 55 23 5 4 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 39 9 3 2 0 1 8 1 4 2
Survivor Benefits 140 32 12 13 15 10 7 7 1 4
Disability Benefits 114 16 15 17 23 20 6 4 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 622 250 140 97 67 42 6 5 1 7
Workers Compensation 117 68 18 2 10 5 4 2 0 3
Property Income 8,771 7,048 638 299 154 146 38 43 25 56
  Interest 8,332 7,302 427 176 120 63 11 46 4 29
  Dividends 2,730 2,231 207 90 23 38 25 16 0 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 895 524 101 66 31 58 5 10 2 24
Retirement Income 395 49 36 35 42 40 19 22 17 22
  Company or Union Retirement 144 26 17 9 13 15 4 7 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 38 0 0 6 11 8 0 0 0 5
  Military Retirement 37 8 0 1 5 2 4 4 8 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 87 0 8 10 5 6 4 6 5 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 11 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 1 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 73 12 7 12 10 8 4 3 0 0
Pension Income 203 16 14 12 10 21 7 12 17 11
  Company or Union Retirement 87 14 6 4 9 10 3 4 3 2
  Federal Government Retirement 13 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 25 2 0 1 1 2 4 4 8 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 67 0 7 5 0 3 1 4 5 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 136 12 15 21 12 14 3 5 11 6
Child Support 618 145 159 120 78 39 27 6 7 6
Educational Assistance 168 93 27 22 12 4 1 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
117 58 12 9 1 10 7 3 2 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 119 55 43 3 1 3 0 3 2 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 13,121 364 351 472 513 673 445 646 387 748
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
13,225 360 349 462 493 667 441 655 395 755
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 760 34 54 90 216 128 140 26 18 22
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,086 72 79 116 231 154 147 53 38 39
  Government Transfer Payments 1,892 340 237 225 409 249 157 65 38 48
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 424 100 60 53 134 45 16 7 1 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,073 68 74 123 330 195 150 47 23 25
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
802 142 96 78 176 78 35 29 19 25

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
514 691 462 754 338 612 354 649 231 404
Earnings 452 670 393 823 264 621 285 702 182 395
  Wages and Salary 433 610 371 782 260 600 278 684 180 389
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 13 54 23 48 2 17 4 23 3 17
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 2 0 0
Social Security 4 0 5 3 1 4 2 3 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 1 0 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 8 6 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Property Income 36 38 16 24 7 22 4 6 3 7
  Interest 14 15 11 9 0 3 2 8 2 3
  Dividends 3 12 0 0 2 0 3 3 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 12 3 11 2 2 0 4 0 2
Retirement Income 21 8 5 25 4 9 3 12 0 7
  Company or Union Retirement 7 2 3 5 3 6 3 7 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 2 2 13 1 3 0 2 0 7
  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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Pension Income 14 5 3 25 1 9 3 12 0 7
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 3 5 0 6 3 7 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 1 0 13 1 3 0 2 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 1 2 4 2 0 0 0 6 4 3
Child Support 4 1 3 5 2 0 0 5 3 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 3 0 5 0 0 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 456 671 406 823 267 626 289 704 182 393
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
461 681 406 848 270 652 293 706 175 400
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 0 5 3 1 4 2 3 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 14 9 28 5 23 5 18 0 8
  Government Transfer Payments 18 7 19 25 5 14 0 9 2 9
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7 0 5 3 1 4 0 3 2 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
29 9 5 25 4 9 3 12 0 7

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
231 545 220 296 159 371 156 246 113 188
Earnings 226 591 172 282 113 394 82 245 70 192
  Wages and Salary 224 558 174 264 113 375 87 238 69 189
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 0 15 0 12 0 10 4 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 9 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 2 7 2 0 2 4 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 9 25 2 6 6 11 3 3 0 2
  Interest 4 12 0 1 5 3 5 0 0 3
  Dividends 4 5 0 2 0 9 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 13 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 3 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 3 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  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 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 221 598 176 285 114 396 84 246 70 192
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
220 596 179 285 117 398 88 253 75 201
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 13 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 3
  Government Transfer Payments 2 12 0 0 1 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 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 3 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 3

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
73 142 51 128 49 82 61 99 35 48
Earnings 44 138 42 143 28 88 35 93 23 40
  Wages and Salary 38 138 37 135 24 91 33 86 22 42
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 4 6 0 0 0 5 0 0
  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 2 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 3 2 0 4 0 6 8 2 2 2
  Interest 0 5 0 5 2 0 0 0 2 4
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 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 2 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
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 42 136 42 143 31 88 37 94 23 42
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
47 135 36 143 32 87 38 102 22 42
  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 2 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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
34 807 30,468 224 38,530 423 0.455 0.0075 1,249
Earnings 16 627 32,177 190 40,107 454 0.406 0.0080 1,249
  Wages and Salary 17 574 33,044 569 40,469 450 0.397 0.0081 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 41 11,916 420 24,114 1,941 0.614 0.0329 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 1,903 203 7,420 2,061 0.687 0.0868 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,842 185 11,102 296 0.302 0.0319 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,974 195 7,106 244 0.306 0.0388 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,067 243 2,821 321 0.484 0.0931 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 4 0 9,581 1,239 18,096 2,140 0.563 0.0765 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 8,506 664 11,376 1,619 0.477 0.1151 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,586 248 4,819 213 0.478 0.0349 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,147 222 4,805 784 0.582 0.1037 1,249
Property Income 5 64 1,556 19 3,622 169 0.671 0.0182 1,249
  Interest 34 0 1,427 17 2,073 110 0.519 0.0423 1,249
  Dividends 0 26 1,530 33 3,229 258 0.648 0.0340 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 5 2,136 80 6,349 614 0.656 0.0579 1,249
Retirement Income 4 0 12,249 957 17,723 956 0.474 0.0435 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,114 1,094 15,505 1,286 0.512 0.0617 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 20,192 2,606 21,077 1,527 0.335 0.0749 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 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 18,870 1,222 20,601 1,119 0.391 0.0509 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 12,988 2,653 18,465 1,808 0.473 0.0781 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 8 0 11,294 1,168 21,241 2,344 0.541 0.0757 1,249
Child Support 2 0 5,111 267 7,706 491 0.520 0.0474 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 2,260 195 3,844 427 0.510 0.0867 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1 0 2,493 739 8,006 1,353 0.603 0.1011 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,763 343 6,619 1,685 0.686 0.1493 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16 627 31,305 194 38,807 437 0.417 0.0078 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 642 31,438 189 39,031 434 0.417 0.0078 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,844 186 11,130 299 0.306 0.0318 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4 2 10,749 298 14,206 443 0.412 0.0288 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,383 149 9,628 223 0.435 0.0205 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,426 398 6,573 232 0.358 0.0354 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,552 138 10,457 230 0.305 0.0263 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 8,702 225 12,197 534 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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