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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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,829 64 62 105 170 162 106 102 107 81
Earnings 1,187 46 44 42 46 56 49 67 57 64
  Wages and Salary 1,134 39 40 29 45 54 47 65 53 63
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 75 26 4 13 3 0 2 4 2 2
  Farm Self-Employment 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 396 16 52 34 108 66 61 22 21 10
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 181 29 23 32 65 21 2 0 4 0
Public Assistance 24 17 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 2 3 2 0 0 7 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 37 14 2 2 1 8 1 2 1 0
Disability Benefits 36 5 8 3 9 7 0 0 0 3
Unemployment Compensation 47 21 14 5 7 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 18 5 2 4 3 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 594 494 30 24 10 12 3 2 0 3
  Interest 561 494 21 21 3 9 3 2 0 3
  Dividends 112 97 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 57 37 5 5 3 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 305 34 40 30 21 38 10 16 20 19
  Company or Union Retirement 155 27 25 18 10 18 4 2 8 10
  Federal Government Retirement 39 0 0 6 7 0 0 3 10 2
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 65 3 2 0 4 10 1 10 3 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 10 1 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 24 3 11 3 1 3 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 236 29 29 21 13 21 6 13 19 16
  Company or Union Retirement 132 20 20 17 10 16 4 0 7 8
  Federal Government Retirement 30 0 0 3 2 0 0 3 10 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 58 3 2 0 2 5 1 10 3 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 8 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 12 6 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 14 2 7 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
20 11 2 4 2 0 1 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 9 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,506 48 63 68 132 111 102 96 79 77
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,642 36 69 76 128 122 108 100 82 88
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 396 16 52 34 108 66 61 22 21 10
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
608 25 72 56 108 85 66 31 30 23
  Government Transfer Payments 688 48 72 72 184 99 65 36 38 15
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 200 43 28 31 65 21 2 0 6 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
550 35 55 62 170 92 61 26 31 10
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
493 72 66 57 79 60 13 18 25 19

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 54 91 73 82 22 77 28 71 23 30
Earnings 41 83 51 71 16 71 19 64 14 28
  Wages and Salary 40 78 49 69 16 69 19 63 14 28
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Interest 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 4 9 8 16 10 9 0 3 1 4
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 4 7 3 2 0 1 1 4
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 1 2 7 4 0 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 4 3 8 14 10 8 2 3 1 4
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 4 7 3 2 0 1 1 4
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 1 2 7 4 0 2 2 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 1 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 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 85 53 68 19 71 20 66 14 29
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
57 96 63 78 20 82 25 68 19 32
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 14 14 22 6 12 2 3 5 6
  Government Transfer Payments 9 6 3 12 1 7 3 2 1 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
7 12 8 16 10 9 0 3 1 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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 13 58 14 21 14 26 21 16 11 16
Earnings 6 56 7 21 7 34 11 16 7 12
  Wages and Salary 6 56 7 21 7 32 11 16 7 12
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 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 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 1 0 2 1 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 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 1 0 2 1 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 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 56 7 21 7 34 9 16 9 12
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 62 10 21 7 38 9 17 9 12
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 5 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 5 1 0 2 3 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
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 2 2 0 2 4 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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4 19 4 11 3 0 2 12 3 5
Earnings 3 7 2 13 3 6 5 11 0 3
  Wages and Salary 3 7 2 13 3 6 5 7 0 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 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 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3 7 2 13 3 6 2 9 2 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 13 4 13 3 6 2 8 2 3
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 2 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 2 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
55 to 64 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 43 21,091 787 28,659 750 0.444 0.0219 1,430
Earnings 1 30 27,480 805 33,267 972 0.399 0.0258 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 30 28,259 970 33,786 979 0.391 0.0264 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,703 275 10,192 292 0.284 0.0379 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,750 342 7,416 420 0.339 0.0611 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,502 74 2,192 304 0.498 0.1124 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,419 72 1,411 212 0.302 0.1532 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,438 163 2,519 721 0.581 0.2003 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 11,819 696 16,706 1,076 0.460 0.0531 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 9,355 1,603 14,595 1,571 0.549 0.0742 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 1 0 14,254 2,249 17,954 1,275 0.457 0.0575 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 9,651 1,448 15,463 1,788 0.538 0.0807 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1 34 21,778 767 28,887 820 0.430 0.0235 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 36 23,020 972 29,603 786 0.421 0.0225 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,703 275 10,192 292 0.284 0.0379 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 11,256 433 15,012 625 0.417 0.0389 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,557 213 11,785 428 0.380 0.0372 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,374 543 6,997 417 0.365 0.0589 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,307 207 9,883 269 0.290 0.0348 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,130 420 13,159 729 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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