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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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
36,691 60,871 31,245 63,286 30,855 63,420
Earnings 30,923 63,685 26,598 65,582 26,296 65,653
  Wages and Salary 28,060 63,889 24,060 65,799 23,785 65,852
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,534 45,681 3,126 46,823 3,087 47,087
  Farm Self-Employment 626 24,201 587 25,220 583 25,362
Unemployment Compensation 1,959 5,923 1,706 5,670 1,679 5,687
  State or Local only 1,835 5,711 1,598 5,562 1,579 5,563
  Combinations 124 9,049 108 7,271 100 7,655
Workers' Compensation 472 8,831 400 8,842 394 8,848
  State Payments 174 10,241 141 10,624 137 10,758
  Employment Insurance 193 11,199 168 10,852 167 10,846
  Own Insurance 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other 118 296 93 300 91 112
Social Security 3,501 13,379 2,866 13,654 2,825 13,664
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,092 8,197 793 8,320 768 8,409
Public Assistance, Total 118 5,034 75 3,517 74 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 51 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
  Other Assistance only 67 (B) 48 (B) 47 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,085 14,893 868 14,430 854 14,387
  Disability only 797 14,165 641 13,820 629 13,734
  Survivors only 12 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Pension only 190 16,356 141 15,332 140 15,408
  Education only 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 45 (B) 41 (B) 41 (B)
  Combinations 38 (B) 32 (B) 32 (B)
  Means-Tested 267 16,788 198 16,923 195 16,856
  Nonmeans-Tested 818 14,275 669 13,691 660 13,658
Survivors Benefits 206 17,324 174 18,363 170 18,538
  Company or Union 34 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Federal Government 14 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Military Retirement 10 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  State or Local Government 28 (B) 17 (B) 17 (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 46 (B) 43 (B) 41 (B)
  Annuities 29 (B) 23 (B) 23 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 47 (B) 42 (B) 40 (B)
Disability Benefits 517 16,026 432 16,599 421 16,692
  Workers' Compensation 48 (B) 38 (B) 38 (B)
  Company or Union 133 13,743 104 13,505 102 13,441
  Federal Government 48 (B) 43 (B) 42 (B)
  Military Retirement 28 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
  State or Local Government 65 (B) 58 (B) 55 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 28 (B) 22 (B) 20 (B)
  Accident Insurance 62 (B) 51 (B) 48 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 112 17,337 95 18,252 95 18,283
Retirement Income 3,633 24,161 3,237 24,649 3,192 24,751
  Pension Income 3,058 25,088 2,752 25,418 2,718 25,497
      Company or Union Retirement 1,654 20,277 1,478 20,573 1,464 20,633
          Pension only 1,493 20,606 1,342 20,910 1,330 20,973
      Federal Government Retirement 320 31,283 278 31,636 271 31,679
          Pension only 258 34,642 227 34,929 222 35,020
      Military Retirement 587 24,320 520 24,821 512 24,969
          Pension only 554 24,635 491 25,125 483 25,287
      State or Local Government Retirement 790 29,176 717 29,751 705 29,932
          Pension only 701 30,417 644 30,570 636 30,675
      Railroad Retirement 66 (B) 54 (B) 52 (B)
          Pension only 38 (B) 32 (B) 32 (B)
      Annuities 53 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
          Pension only 25 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 83 19,024 80 19,344 80 19,440
      Other or Don't Know 200 17,472 179 17,912 175 18,065
          Pension only 42 (B) 42 (B) 41 (B)
Property Income 19,869 4,187 17,843 4,335 17,650 4,348
  Interest 18,664 2,175 16,757 2,226 16,579 2,232
  Dividends 6,745 3,527 6,248 3,583 6,184 3,599
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,703 6,959 2,452 7,204 2,417 7,231
Educational Assistance 154 3,697 123 3,346 116 3,373
  Pell Grant only 16 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other Government only 41 (B) 29 (B) 28 (B)
  Scholarships only 18 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Other only 66 (B) 61 (B) 58 (B)
  Combinations 13 (B) 13 (B) 12 (B)
Child Support 72 (B) 67 (B) 64 (B)
Alimony 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
216 5,343 181 5,731 176 5,506
Other Income, N.E.C. 200 6,702 173 6,939 169 7,055

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 8,434 16,092 6,952 16,490 6,837 16,535
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,188 8,033 854 8,033 828 8,115
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,559 13,534 2,913 13,814 2,871 13,823
  Child Support or Alimony 77 3,152 72 (B) 69 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 3,397 24,403 3,031 24,849 2,990 24,938

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
27,283 66,403 3,719 40,375 3,624 40,317
Earnings 23,190 68,761 2,797 45,190 2,717 45,200
  Wages and Salary 20,950 69,124 2,613 45,720 2,539 45,775
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,774 47,499 239 27,810 227 27,712
  Farm Self-Employment 561 26,115 29 (B) 27 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 1,463 5,539 175 7,889 170 8,019
  State or Local only 1,375 5,472 164 7,053 159 7,178
  Combinations 88 6,593 11 (B) 11 (B)
Workers' Compensation 337 9,250 62 (B) 58 (B)
  State Payments 107 11,157 29 (B) 27 (B)
  Employment Insurance 149 11,643 21 (B) 20 (B)
  Own Insurance 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 83 122 23 (B) 22 (B)
Social Security 2,560 13,875 544 12,074 536 12,084
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 636 8,655 269 7,675 265 7,769
Public Assistance, Total 63 (B) 32 (B) 30 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 19 (B) 22 (B) 21 (B)
  Other Assistance only 44 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 804 14,271 186 17,357 185 17,436
  Disability only 590 13,638 141 15,842 140 15,936
  Survivors only 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 132 15,660 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 39 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 31 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Means-Tested 183 17,024 67 (B) 66 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 621 13,461 119 17,777 118 17,793
Survivors Benefits 164 18,984 25 (B) 24 (B)
  Company or Union 29 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 8 (B) 6 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 8 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 17 (B) 8 (B) 8 (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 40 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Annuities 23 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 40 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Disability Benefits 374 16,847 72 (B) 70 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 37 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Company or Union 90 12,485 26 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 37 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Military Retirement 26 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 43 (B) 6 (B) 5 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 20 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Accident Insurance 42 (B) 10 (B) 8 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 83 17,720 12 (B) 12 (B)
Retirement Income 3,008 25,090 320 19,770 309 19,952
  Pension Income 2,577 25,802 247 21,856 238 22,196
      Company or Union Retirement 1,379 20,851 144 17,356 140 17,595
          Pension only 1,260 21,198 121 17,332 117 17,616
      Federal Government Retirement 258 32,267 35 (B) 32 (B)
          Pension only 212 35,532 25 (B) 23 (B)
      Military Retirement 486 25,232 56 (B) 54 (B)
          Pension only 456 25,585 52 (B) 50 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 663 30,570 60 (B) 58 (B)
          Pension only 606 30,942 46 (B) 44 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 50 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 30 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 46 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 22 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 79 19,529 1 (B) 1 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 162 17,829 14 (B) 14 (B)
          Pension only 39 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 16,651 4,434 1,137 2,562 1,104 2,544
  Interest 15,662 2,241 1,068 1,457 1,036 1,469
  Dividends 6,012 3,628 226 3,444 215 3,418
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,261 7,478 128 4,508 122 4,502
Educational Assistance 109 3,378 24 (B) 23 (B)
  Pell Grant only 5 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other Government only 26 (B) 11 (B) 10 (B)
  Scholarships only 9 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other only 57 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 54 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Alimony 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
159 5,855 20 (B) 20 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 163 7,190 18 (B) 16 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 6,134 17,061 1,227 14,425 1,203 14,509
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 687 8,323 295 7,965 289 8,061
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,603 14,032 551 12,128 543 12,139
  Child Support or Alimony 58 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 2,819 25,309 300 20,414 290 20,632

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
1,528 66,162 1,465 65,077 3,821 40,291
Earnings 1,382 68,670 1,332 67,266 3,311 42,189
  Wages and Salary 1,245 69,937 1,200 68,350 3,031 41,450
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 165 47,118 160 47,390 329 42,293
  Farm Self-Employment 8 (B) 8 (B) 24 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 72 (B) 64 (B) 231 6,697
  State or Local only 63 (B) 60 (B) 219 6,219
  Combinations 9 (B) 4 (B) 12 (B)
Workers' Compensation 7 (B) 7 (B) 59 (B)
  State Payments 3 (B) 3 (B) 32 (B)
  Employment Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 19 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 3 (B) 3 (B) 8 (B)
Social Security 57 (B) 51 (B) 283 11,703
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 15 (B) 14 (B) 144 7,240
Public Assistance, Total 5 (B) 5 (B) 15 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1 (B) 1 (B) 9 (B)
  Other Assistance only 4 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 13 (B) 12 (B) 59 (B)
  Disability only 6 (B) 5 (B) 44 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 7 (B) 7 (B) 11 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 13 (B) 12 (B) 47 (B)
Survivors Benefits 5 (B) 5 (B) 8 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 1 (B) 1 (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 1 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
Disability Benefits 11 (B) 9 (B) 53 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 5 (B) 3 (B) 15 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Accident Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 6 (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) 13 (B)
Retirement Income 64 (B) 57 (B) 198 18,896
  Pension Income 51 (B) 46 (B) 149 19,975
      Company or Union Retirement 28 (B) 24 (B) 90 17,268
          Pension only 24 (B) 22 (B) 72 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 4 (B) 4 (B) 15 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 4 (B) 9 (B)
      Military Retirement 11 (B) 11 (B) 30 (B)
          Pension only 11 (B) 11 (B) 30 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 12 (B) 9 (B) 44 (B)
          Pension only 11 (B) 8 (B) 32 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 4 (B) 4 (B) 14 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Property Income 842 3,308 807 3,375 1,064 2,887
  Interest 800 2,024 767 2,088 973 2,014
  Dividends 265 2,387 252 2,453 190 2,583
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 114 4,711 110 4,557 167 3,736
Educational Assistance 5 (B) 5 (B) 7 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Other Government only 1 (B) 1 (B) 2 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 1 (B) 0 (B) 10 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
9 (B) 9 (B) 22 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 (B) 3 (B) 9 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 179 13,997 163 13,883 762 11,828
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 20 (B) 19 (B) 156 7,061
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 60 (B) 55 (B) 287 11,896
  Child Support or Alimony 1 (B) 0 (B) 11 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 57 (B) 50 (B) 185 18,619

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