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PINC-09. Source of Income in 2008-Number with Income and Mean Income of Specified Type in 2008 of People 15 Years Old and Over by Age, Race, and 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)

  All Races White A.O.I.C. White alone 1/
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
MALES
15 TO 24 YEARS
 
    Total
13,775 15,522 11,423 15,699 11,136 15,772
Earnings 11,743 15,736 9,899 15,753 9,649 15,843
  Wages and Salary 11,470 15,651 9,666 15,706 9,423 15,790
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 419 12,158 366 10,823 352 11,122
  Farm Self-Employment 82 2,027 72 (B) 69 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 422 3,261 381 3,295 375 3,284
  State or Local only 416 3,247 374 3,280 369 3,268
  Combinations 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Workers' Compensation 52 (B) 43 (B) 40 (B)
  State Payments 21 (B) 18 (B) 17 (B)
  Employment Insurance 17 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Own Insurance 4 (B) 4 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 10 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Social Security 445 8,187 318 8,924 310 8,976
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 265 6,197 177 5,776 170 5,826
Public Assistance, Total 82 2,983 51 (B) 46 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 56 (B) 28 (B) 27 (B)
  Other Assistance only 26 (B) 22 (B) 19 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 22 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Disability only 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Survivors only 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Education only 6 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Means-Tested 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 19 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
Survivors Benefits 53 (B) 30 (B) 29 (B)
  Company or Union 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 6 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 10 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Annuities 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 11 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
Disability Benefits 8 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 5 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Retirement Income 58 (B) 35 (B) 35 (B)
  Pension Income 7 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 8 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 7 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 10 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 16 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 3,639 1,229 3,287 1,287 3,227 1,299
  Interest 3,435 578 3,108 583 3,051 589
  Dividends 649 2,320 602 2,424 594 2,452
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 94 10,447 90 10,708 89 10,567
Educational Assistance 1,913 6,960 1,530 6,922 1,492 6,971
  Pell Grant only 425 3,523 284 3,522 271 3,524
  Other Government only 253 7,536 199 7,506 196 7,519
  Scholarships only 765 7,602 667 6,940 648 6,980
  Other only 148 6,270 124 6,970 122 7,044
  Combinations 322 9,829 257 10,154 255 10,162
Child Support 82 5,609 66 (B) 66 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
353 7,332 297 6,577 285 6,184
Other Income, N.E.C. 72 (B) 57 (B) 52 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 1,899 5,736 1,413 5,830 1,370 5,861
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 346 5,458 226 5,172 214 5,258
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 449 8,121 320 8,893 312 8,944
  Child Support or Alimony 82 5,609 66 (B) 66 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 32 (B) 19 (B) 18 (B)

 

  White alone, not Hispanic Black A.O.I.C. Black alone 2/
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
MALES
15 TO 24 YEARS
 
    Total
9,060 15,766 1,735 13,985 1,619 14,180
Earnings 7,808 15,700 1,363 14,831 1,268 15,111
  Wages and Salary 7,637 15,661 1,329 14,478 1,235 14,726
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 282 10,123 48 (B) 43 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 55 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 329 3,265 33 (B) 33 (B)
  State or Local only 327 3,275 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Workers' Compensation 34 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  State Payments 13 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Employment Insurance 15 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Own Insurance 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Social Security 261 8,985 111 6,060 101 5,946
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 146 5,810 81 6,735 77 6,919
Public Assistance, Total 29 (B) 29 (B) 24 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 14 (B) 22 (B) 21 (B)
  Other Assistance only 15 (B) 7 (B) 3 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 17 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Disability only 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Survivors only 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Education only 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 14 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Survivors Benefits 26 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Federal Government 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 7 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Disability Benefits 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Retirement Income 31 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Pension Income 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 6 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 10 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 2,984 1,317 196 434 176 463
  Interest 2,820 596 190 397 170 425
  Dividends 571 2,510 10 (B) 9 (B)
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 80 10,227 1 (B) 1 (B)
Educational Assistance 1,281 7,198 276 7,613 260 7,713
  Pell Grant only 216 3,006 110 3,092 104 3,078
  Other Government only 163 8,075 39 (B) 38 (B)
  Scholarships only 575 7,282 57 (B) 49 (B)
  Other only 107 7,483 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Combinations 220 10,313 53 (B) 53 (B)
Child Support 50 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
265 6,234 18 (B) 13 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 49 (B) 11 (B) 9 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 1,140 5,844 407 5,310 381 5,335
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 174 5,319 110 5,808 102 6,088
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 263 8,946 111 6,060 101 5,946
  Child Support or Alimony 50 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 15 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)

 

  Asian A.O.I.C. Asian alone 3/ Hispanic (of any race)
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
MALES
15 TO 24 YEARS
 
    Total
607 16,075 515 16,738 2,277 15,901
Earnings 473 16,575 399 17,591 2,020 16,563
  Wages and Salary 466 16,476 392 17,483 1,962 16,413
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9 (B) 9 (B) 76 16,272
  Farm Self-Employment 1 (B) 1 (B) 15 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 9 (B) 6 (B) 49 (B)
  State or Local only 9 (B) 6 (B) 44 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 7 (B)
  State Payments 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Employment Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Social Security 13 (B) 10 (B) 57 (B)
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 8 (B) 4 (B) 30 (B)
Public Assistance, Total 5 (B) 5 (B) 17 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 5 (B) 5 (B) 13 (B)
  Other Assistance only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Disability only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Survivors Benefits 1 (B) 1 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 1 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
Disability Benefits 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
Retirement Income 4 (B) 3 (B) 4 (B)
  Pension Income 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 3 (B) 3 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 158 1,174 134 1,168 266 988
  Interest 138 779 117 847 253 459
  Dividends 36 (B) 32 (B) 24 (B)
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 (B) 4 (B) 10 (B)
Educational Assistance 122 6,032 99 6,509 219 5,627
  Pell Grant only 33 (B) 26 (B) 59 (B)
  Other Government only 10 (B) 10 (B) 35 (B)
  Scholarships only 57 (B) 43 (B) 73 (B)
  Other only 8 (B) 8 (B) 14 (B)
  Combinations 14 (B) 12 (B) 37 (B)
Child Support 4 (B) 3 (B) 17 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
47 (B) 42 (B) 21 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 78 6,835 61 (B) 254 5,756
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 13 (B) 9 (B) 47 (B)
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 (B) 10 (B) 57 (B)
  Child Support or Alimony 4 (B) 3 (B) 17 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)

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