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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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 620 10 45 80 122 88 54 27 29 39
Earnings 94 7 1 9 3 8 2 4 6 6
  Wages and Salary 88 7 1 5 3 8 2 2 6 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 475 8 38 94 112 88 60 36 16 8
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 94 8 18 19 35 10 2 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 25 6 5 0 5 1 0 1 2 3
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 269 181 27 13 12 10 6 3 0 0
  Interest 255 195 22 16 5 7 3 2 0 0
  Dividends 74 47 14 1 4 3 0 2 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 31 13 4 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 107 19 10 19 14 6 2 10 4 6
  Company or Union Retirement 52 24 6 5 9 3 1 1 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 2 0 0 1 0 4 0 2 1
  Military Retirement 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 36 0 3 10 3 3 1 5 0 2
  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) 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 88 18 6 18 10 7 5 6 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 37 16 3 5 7 3 1 1 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 0 0 0 2 4 0 2 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 0 3 10 3 3 1 5 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
9 5 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 515 7 37 92 107 82 55 32 18 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
526 7 31 78 105 71 47 33 21 26
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 475 8 38 94 112 88 60 36 16 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
487 8 32 79 109 75 51 35 21 24
  Government Transfer Payments 564 10 47 105 132 91 63 38 21 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 94 8 18 19 35 10 2 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
555 8 51 111 141 103 62 38 16 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
200 27 28 38 50 16 4 10 4 6

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 11 10 10 10 5 8 8 7 0 4
Earnings 3 9 0 5 0 4 0 6 0 3
  Wages and Salary 3 9 0 5 0 4 0 6 0 3
  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 7 1 2 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 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 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 3 0 0 0 2 5 1 0 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 3 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 2 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 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 5 4 6 5 3 6 0 4 0 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
11 8 11 8 5 7 5 6 2 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 4 8 4 1 1 4 3 3 0
  Government Transfer Payments 9 2 11 1 0 1 3 2 3 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
7 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 0 0 0 2 5 1 0 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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 5 4 5 2 4 9 0 0 2 2
Earnings 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 1
  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 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 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 3 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 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 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 2
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 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 7 1 2 2 6 0 0 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 8 1 4 2 6 0 0 2 3
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3
  Government Transfer Payments 0 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 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 0 1 0 0 0 2

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 1
Earnings 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 0 2 7 0 0 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 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 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 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  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 0 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
65 Years and over:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 11 11,501 423 18,792 1,056 0.480 0.0473 1,430
Earnings 0 0 22,582 2,866 28,454 2,909 0.412 0.0875 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 0 25,033 2,611 29,719 3,037 0.397 0.0897 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 9,693 291 10,803 354 0.288 0.0411 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,590 547 6,848 347 0.282 0.0682 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 5 1,853 135 6,209 1,278 0.743 0.1041 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,635 122 3,409 914 0.635 0.1814 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 8,406 1,061 13,220 1,610 0.516 0.0922 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 0 8,270 1,264 12,714 1,783 0.522 0.1074 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 5 10,427 413 15,173 835 0.439 0.0521 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 5 11,463 483 17,533 898 0.444 0.0464 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,693 291 10,803 354 0.288 0.0411 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 10,525 443 13,458 569 0.365 0.0450 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,758 276 11,983 459 0.350 0.0408 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,590 547 6,848 347 0.282 0.0682 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,403 250 10,410 313 0.288 0.0378 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 7,861 431 10,288 917 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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