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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 alone (2)
    Total 828 21 37 95 173 130 102 61 24 26
Earnings 85 15 7 4 0 9 0 5 6 7
  Wages and Salary 79 14 7 4 0 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 734 19 58 127 177 150 119 54 9 8
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 11 5 0 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 218 179 10 13 5 2 0 2 0 0
  Interest 209 179 8 11 4 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 20 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 11 2 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Retirement Income 206 28 25 25 17 26 16 17 4 12
  Company or Union Retirement 99 23 14 10 14 14 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 64 2 3 8 4 7 9 9 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 1 0 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 159 16 24 15 10 20 16 19 2 6
  Company or Union Retirement 71 14 14 6 7 11 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 59 1 3 6 4 7 9 9 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 1 0 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 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 765 18 57 126 171 144 118 50 10 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
789 16 42 108 152 119 109 51 21 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 734 19 58 127 176 151 119 55 9 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
759 18 43 110 158 121 110 57 19 20
  Government Transfer Payments 788 19 45 102 191 152 114 64 16 11
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 92 28 23 10 21 10 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
771 22 52 120 200 164 119 56 14 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
293 52 49 33 38 33 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 alone (2)
    Total 16 33 18 17 6 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 13 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 5 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 13 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 5 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 19 4 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 14 5 6 5 4 0 3
  Government Transfer Payments 9 12 11 7 1 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
13 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 alone (2)
    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 alone (2)
    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 alone (2)
    Total 0 4 11,715 332 16,123 592 0.398 0.0359 1,430
Earnings 0 0 18,111 2,473 21,800 2,780 0.493 0.0982 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 0 17,324 4,030 21,216 2,821 0.501 0.1008 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 9,808 232 10,411 247 0.269 0.0317 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 1,521 123 2,205 490 0.501 0.1763 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,461 121 1,706 415 0.394 0.2205 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 10,747 863 13,041 877 0.438 0.0589 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,981 1,206 8,614 784 0.404 0.0796 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 11,737 947 13,468 963 0.424 0.0659 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 10,188 280 12,400 470 0.353 0.0399 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 3 11,594 353 15,427 556 0.387 0.0353 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,822 234 10,419 247 0.267 0.0317 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 11,050 340 13,605 422 0.353 0.0340 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 10,611 276 12,635 377 0.338 0.0338 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 9,894 218 10,512 238 0.266 0.0309 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 8,308 674 10,750 678 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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