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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
39,049 50,338 32,108 51,681 31,605 51,843
Earnings 37,195 50,854 30,774 51,947 30,302 52,102
  Wages and Salary 35,193 50,791 29,029 51,913 28,581 52,092
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,848 34,337 2,468 34,649 2,424 34,581
  Farm Self-Employment 446 13,943 406 15,089 399 15,351
Unemployment Compensation 2,369 4,441 1,957 4,418 1,914 4,387
  State or Local only 2,274 4,402 1,886 4,368 1,844 4,334
  Combinations 95 5,384 70 (B) 70 (B)
Workers' Compensation 345 6,984 318 7,089 310 7,174
  State Payments 129 7,277 120 7,506 117 7,602
  Employment Insurance 172 7,192 157 7,106 155 7,148
  Own Insurance 13 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Other 42 (B) 39 (B) 35 (B)
Social Security 876 10,807 684 11,016 664 11,091
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 675 6,987 457 6,868 443 6,935
Public Assistance, Total 149 2,382 96 2,465 93 2,534
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 82 2,391 51 (B) 51 (B)
  Other Assistance only 67 (B) 45 (B) 42 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 323 9,585 259 8,903 255 8,856
  Disability only 228 7,961 185 7,498 181 7,402
  Survivors only 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Pension only 33 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Education only 25 (B) 23 (B) 23 (B)
  Other only 8 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Combinations 24 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Means-Tested 75 13,822 58 (B) 58 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 248 8,303 201 8,159 197 8,085
Survivors Benefits 54 (B) 45 (B) 43 (B)
  Company or Union 9 (B) 7 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (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 25 (B) 23 (B) 23 (B)
  Annuities 9 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 8 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 189 13,284 142 14,823 139 14,299
  Workers' Compensation 11 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
  Company or Union 30 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Federal Government 16 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Military Retirement 10 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  State or Local Government 35 (B) 29 (B) 29 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 27 (B) 26 (B) 25 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 60 (B) 33 (B) 30 (B)
Retirement Income 422 16,370 322 17,422 318 17,597
  Pension Income 217 20,423 174 20,653 173 20,704
      Company or Union Retirement 127 19,649 95 20,503 92 20,875
          Pension only 87 20,661 65 (B) 64 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 23 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
          Pension only 7 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Military Retirement 79 18,916 65 (B) 65 (B)
          Pension only 67 (B) 53 (B) 53 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 83 20,354 73 (B) 73 (B)
          Pension only 50 (B) 45 (B) 45 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 12 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 28 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 77 7,169 45 (B) 42 (B)
          Pension only 9 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
Property Income 16,196 1,574 13,876 1,613 13,682 1,620
  Interest 15,235 837 13,071 860 12,885 863
  Dividends 4,460 1,493 3,886 1,433 3,852 1,437
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,459 4,171 1,245 4,466 1,231 4,474
Educational Assistance 1,014 6,871 800 6,628 788 6,674
  Pell Grant only 238 2,951 159 2,706 157 2,707
  Other Government only 257 7,037 215 7,116 212 7,174
  Scholarships only 200 10,188 154 8,551 153 8,567
  Other only 234 6,821 207 6,775 204 6,859
  Combinations 85 9,674 65 (B) 63 (B)
Child Support 140 3,046 125 3,035 124 3,041
Alimony 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
363 7,714 283 7,122 278 7,131
Other Income, N.E.C. 124 3,089 103 3,215 100 3,148

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 4,740 7,472 3,750 7,475 3,670 7,454
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 797 6,358 535 6,313 518 6,391
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 876 10,807 684 11,016 664 11,091
  Child Support or Alimony 144 3,163 128 3,167 128 3,173
  Pensions and Annuities 325 19,182 263 19,469 261 19,591

 

  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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
24,435 56,833 4,511 35,755 4,344 35,628
Earnings 23,365 57,206 4,109 37,074 3,952 36,976
  Wages and Salary 22,050 57,139 3,981 37,185 3,832 37,044
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,928 36,689 214 19,744 204 20,157
  Farm Self-Employment 369 16,184 20 (B) 19 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 1,498 4,157 315 4,657 294 4,486
  State or Local only 1,439 4,085 297 4,687 276 4,508
  Combinations 58 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
Workers' Compensation 247 7,399 22 (B) 22 (B)
  State Payments 91 7,923 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Employment Insurance 122 7,283 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Own Insurance 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 31 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Social Security 580 11,296 164 9,502 161 9,612
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 345 6,960 205 7,072 198 7,119
Public Assistance, Total 70 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 39 (B) 29 (B) 29 (B)
  Other Assistance only 31 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 224 8,902 55 (B) 53 (B)
  Disability only 154 7,315 37 (B) 36 (B)
  Survivors only 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 20 (B) 11 (B) 10 (B)
  Education only 22 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 6 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Combinations 16 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Means-Tested 46 (B) 12 (B) 11 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 178 7,919 43 (B) 41 (B)
Survivors Benefits 38 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Company or Union 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (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 23 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Annuities 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 4 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Disability Benefits 104 13,472 35 (B) 35 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 7 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 17 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Federal Government 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 16 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 22 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 27 (B) 24 (B) 24 (B)
Retirement Income 257 17,696 77 13,042 77 13,090
  Pension Income 149 21,185 37 (B) 36 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 77 21,597 26 (B) 26 (B)
          Pension only 57 (B) 20 (B) 19 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 13 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
      Military Retirement 54 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 43 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 52 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 38 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 10 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 20 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 39 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
          Pension only 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 12,304 1,687 1,229 1,229 1,161 1,239
  Interest 11,605 899 1,144 668 1,079 678
  Dividends 3,639 1,449 224 1,557 205 1,544
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,086 4,648 117 3,401 116 3,360
Educational Assistance 687 6,826 122 7,548 116 7,766
  Pell Grant only 132 2,835 62 (B) 56 (B)
  Other Government only 192 7,562 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Scholarships only 128 8,534 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Other only 182 6,994 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Combinations 53 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
Child Support 114 3,167 9 (B) 9 (B)
Alimony 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
216 8,371 27 (B) 21 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 96 3,206 14 (B) 13 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 2,951 7,570 784 7,654 747 7,708
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 399 6,374 237 6,398 230 6,418
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 580 11,296 164 9,502 161 9,612
  Child Support or Alimony 117 3,307 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 205 20,095 45 (B) 45 (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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
2,138 60,781 2,023 61,279 7,674 34,844
Earnings 2,038 62,072 1,929 62,511 7,417 34,929
  Wages and Salary 1,930 62,450 1,826 63,087 6,977 35,090
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 142 41,456 133 40,610 533 26,252
  Farm Self-Employment 19 (B) 16 (B) 32 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 73 (B) 65 (B) 441 5,195
  State or Local only 67 (B) 58 (B) 423 5,214
  Combinations 6 (B) 6 (B) 17 (B)
Workers' Compensation 4 (B) 4 (B) 65 (B)
  State Payments 1 (B) 1 (B) 27 (B)
  Employment Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 34 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other 1 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Social Security 15 (B) 15 (B) 94 9,638
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 (B) 9 (B) 106 6,799
Public Assistance, Total 7 (B) 6 (B) 27 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
  Other Assistance only 7 (B) 5 (B) 15 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 3 (B) 3 (B) 32 (B)
  Disability only 3 (B) 3 (B) 27 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 3 (B) 3 (B) 20 (B)
Survivors Benefits 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (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) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Disability Benefits 6 (B) 6 (B) 36 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 13 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 4 (B) 4 (B) 5 (B)
Retirement Income 11 (B) 11 (B) 63 (B)
  Pension Income 5 (B) 5 (B) 24 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 15 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 10 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 20 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 7 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 4 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 1,052 1,254 994 1,264 1,489 1,130
  Interest 988 762 931 751 1,381 539
  Dividends 341 1,398 333 1,387 231 1,600
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 86 1,030 80 1,183 159 3,578
Educational Assistance 72 (B) 71 (B) 112 5,560
  Pell Grant only 17 (B) 17 (B) 28 (B)
  Other Government only 15 (B) 14 (B) 26 (B)
  Scholarships only 30 (B) 30 (B) 25 (B)
  Other only 9 (B) 9 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 1 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
Child Support 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
49 (B) 48 (B) 64 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 (B) 3 (B) 5 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 143 6,525 132 6,632 774 6,885
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 18 (B) 15 (B) 131 6,308
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15 (B) 15 (B) 94 9,638
  Child Support or Alimony 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 7 (B) 7 (B) 56 (B)

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