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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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,885 50 63 183 367 277 193 138 67 87
Earnings 319 37 27 12 10 33 18 18 16 21
  Wages and Salary 298 34 22 14 10 31 14 18 14 19
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 6 5 2 0 1 2 0 2 2
  Farm Self-Employment 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,591 44 103 270 372 332 237 135 41 27
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 163 62 37 24 29 12 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 19 10 4 2 0 0 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 23 6 3 0 3 5 6 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 100 21 13 23 14 8 7 4 3 4
Disability Benefits 9 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 1
Unemployment Compensation 9 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Property Income 504 413 21 26 11 6 3 6 0 5
  Interest 487 419 18 22 8 5 1 3 1 0
  Dividends 67 53 3 0 2 3 0 2 0 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 31 3 4 1 1 4 0 0 2
Retirement Income 524 66 58 59 49 63 33 42 26 23
  Company or Union Retirement 278 58 44 32 31 39 7 16 14 14
  Federal Government Retirement 65 0 6 8 2 3 9 9 3 2
  Military Retirement 6 0 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 161 4 6 18 10 16 22 16 7 7
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 445 49 55 43 32 58 33 43 21 17
  Company or Union Retirement 232 48 41 26 19 39 3 18 9 9
  Federal Government Retirement 50 0 4 0 2 1 7 9 3 0
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 149 1 6 15 7 16 22 16 7 7
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 8 1 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
9 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 10 3 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,727 42 95 249 350 316 230 136 56 54
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,812 39 75 218 323 262 205 123 64 81
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,596 44 103 270 374 333 237 136 42 27
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,692 41 79 236 346 270 217 121 51 59
  Government Transfer Payments 1,730 46 71 227 401 327 233 152 56 39
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 181 71 41 26 29 12 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,653 51 87 256 417 352 237 141 48 27
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
693 133 99 76 76 72 35 47 26 26

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 70 70 35 39 18 31 17 32 24 9
Earnings 11 12 12 16 5 8 2 11 2 3
  Wages and Salary 11 10 12 14 5 8 2 11 2 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 10 12 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 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 3 0 1 5 1 1 0 0 1
  Interest 3 1 3 0 3 0 1 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 1
Retirement Income 23 13 9 7 11 14 4 6 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 2 3 1 5 1 0 0 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 3 3 2 6 3 1 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 8 3 4 0 9 2 6 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 1 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 22 13 10 6 11 12 4 3 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 3 0 5 0 0 0 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 3 2 2 6 3 1 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 8 5 4 0 9 2 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 1 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
2 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 29 31 12 13 7 14 4 17 3 5
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
63 56 45 38 20 33 19 30 13 10
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 10 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
54 43 39 25 14 19 16 14 5 5
  Government Transfer Payments 41 26 18 12 7 16 14 9 3 3
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
14 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
23 13 9 7 11 14 4 6 2 0

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 16 25 6 4 6 2 13 0 1 0
Earnings 4 15 3 0 0 4 1 0 0 3
  Wages and Salary 4 15 3 0 0 4 1 0 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 10 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 2 0 5 2 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 2 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 5 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3 25 4 2 3 4 3 0 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 24 4 4 3 5 8 0 1 4
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4 15 0 4 1 5 2 0 0 3
  Government Transfer Payments 1 17 0 4 0 4 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 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 5 2 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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 5 2 5 9 1 2 2 1 2 2
Earnings 0 4 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 4 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 3 1 1 0 2 2 0 2 5
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 1 1 3 1 2 2 0 2 2
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 2 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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 14 12,527 289 18,325 465 0.415 0.0233 1,430
Earnings 0 3 18,233 1,617 23,321 1,444 0.463 0.0479 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 3 18,570 1,728 23,720 1,503 0.467 0.0502 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 10,059 173 10,655 161 0.266 0.0207 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,811 517 4,481 303 0.404 0.0595 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 6,773 661 8,595 964 0.459 0.0941 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 1,527 81 2,538 353 0.543 0.1108 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,451 79 1,701 254 0.389 0.1418 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 1 11,201 546 14,462 680 0.462 0.0438 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,896 797 10,704 874 0.501 0.0631 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 15,693 1,128 19,405 1,205 0.370 0.0652 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 0 0 11,877 545 14,873 736 0.440 0.0430 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,562 1,045 10,785 1,003 0.512 0.0707 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 16,115 1,145 19,467 1,185 0.343 0.0683 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 0 3 11,003 196 14,120 366 0.379 0.0261 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 10 12,393 261 17,642 447 0.413 0.0241 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,063 173 10,672 161 0.266 0.0207 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 3 11,340 228 14,496 328 0.367 0.0245 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 10,912 190 13,038 257 0.330 0.0227 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,669 490 4,456 305 0.416 0.0581 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,102 167 10,742 157 0.264 0.0203 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 8,766 519 12,093 556 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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