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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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 841 21 37 95 176 132 102 63 25 27
Earnings 86 15 7 4 1 9 0 5 6 7
  Wages and Salary 80 14 7 4 1 9 0 5 4 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 747 19 58 129 181 153 119 56 9 10
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 87 25 21 10 21 10 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 13 5 2 0 0 3 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 56 10 8 14 7 5 5 2 0 2
Disability Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 225 185 11 13 5 2 0 2 0 0
  Interest 215 184 8 11 4 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 21 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 11 2 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Retirement Income 210 28 25 26 18 28 16 17 4 12
  Company or Union Retirement 102 23 14 10 14 16 5 8 2 7
  Federal Government Retirement 31 0 5 6 0 3 4 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 66 2 3 8 4 7 9 9 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 164 16 24 16 11 22 16 19 2 6
  Company or Union Retirement 74 14 14 7 7 13 3 10 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 19 0 3 0 0 1 4 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 60 1 3 6 4 7 9 9 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 1 1 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 5 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 778 18 57 128 174 147 118 53 10 17
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
802 16 42 110 155 120 109 54 22 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 747 19 58 129 180 153 119 56 10 10
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
772 18 43 111 162 122 110 59 19 20
  Government Transfer Payments 801 19 45 102 197 154 114 65 17 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 92 28 23 10 21 10 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
784 22 52 122 205 167 119 58 14 10
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
297 52 49 34 39 35 17 18 4 12

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 16 33 18 19 7 8 9 12 6 2
Earnings 0 4 3 6 4 0 0 3 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 3 3 6 4 0 0 3 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 7 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 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 1 3 0 0 0 0 1
  Interest 0 1 1 0 3 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 1
Retirement Income 14 0 1 4 3 8 0 6 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 0 2 0 6 0 6 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 14 0 0 4 3 6 0 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 0 2 0 6 0 3 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
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 4 13 5 2 1 5 1 5 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 22 23 21 6 10 8 10 0 5
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 17 22 16 6 6 5 4 0 3
  Government Transfer Payments 9 12 11 7 2 3 3 6 0 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
2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14 0 1 4 3 8 0 6 0 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1 11 0 2 5 0 3 0 0 0
Earnings 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 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 7 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 1 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 1 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 1 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 1 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 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 11 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 3
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 11 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Government Transfer Payments 1 14 0 0 0 1 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 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 1 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1 0 0 4 0 0 2 1 0 0
Earnings 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 0 0 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 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 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 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
75 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 0 4 11,745 329 16,149 585 0.398 0.0356 1,430
Earnings 0 0 17,897 2,542 21,631 2,753 0.494 0.0979 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 0 17,040 4,022 21,042 2,791 0.501 0.1004 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 9,820 230 10,436 244 0.269 0.0314 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,677 845 5,260 429 0.373 0.0759 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 1,520 121 2,166 477 0.495 0.1756 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,454 119 1,669 405 0.390 0.2203 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 0 10,772 791 13,028 861 0.430 0.0588 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,099 1,180 8,623 764 0.408 0.0779 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 11,678 857 13,439 940 0.421 0.0650 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 0 10,212 278 12,402 463 0.352 0.0394 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 3 11,621 352 15,452 550 0.384 0.0347 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,834 232 10,453 244 0.269 0.0314 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 11,061 339 13,651 418 0.357 0.0336 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 10,615 275 12,671 373 0.337 0.0334 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,451 658 5,063 424 0.379 0.0754 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,904 217 10,534 236 0.263 0.0306 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 8,396 667 10,776 670 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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