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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)
FEMALES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
85,810 30,888 69,417 31,191 68,378 31,248
Earnings 71,105 32,771 57,712 32,891 56,852 32,957
  Wages and Salary 68,067 32,903 55,049 33,016 54,219 33,090
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,413 19,426 3,821 19,858 3,766 19,854
  Farm Self-Employment 569 8,544 491 9,839 486 9,888
Unemployment Compensation 3,020 4,569 2,339 4,625 2,297 4,638
  State or Local only 2,891 4,482 2,242 4,558 2,201 4,568
  Combinations 129 6,520 97 6,180 96 6,233
Workers' Compensation 589 6,615 498 6,703 487 6,652
  State Payments 186 7,836 154 7,944 147 7,853
  Employment Insurance 226 9,075 198 8,974 194 9,016
  Own Insurance 17 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Other 167 2,057 135 2,225 135 2,197
Social Security 5,735 10,171 4,546 10,291 4,471 10,300
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,372 6,911 1,577 6,834 1,549 6,825
Public Assistance, Total 1,572 3,236 967 3,197 934 3,206
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1,125 3,199 676 3,130 650 3,156
  Other Assistance only 430 3,355 283 3,377 276 3,346
  Both 17 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 238 11,838 170 11,755 167 11,806
  Disability only 110 11,955 73 (B) 73 (B)
  Survivors only 55 (B) 34 (B) 33 (B)
  Pension only 22 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Education only 22 (B) 20 (B) 18 (B)
  Other only 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Combinations 15 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Means-Tested 30 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 207 12,329 144 12,310 142 12,378
Survivors Benefits 635 14,576 557 15,071 550 15,091
  Company or Union 231 9,511 202 9,863 202 9,863
  Federal Government 60 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
  Military Retirement 40 (B) 37 (B) 35 (B)
  State or Local Government 41 (B) 33 (B) 32 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 11 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 102 20,546 97 19,998 96 19,866
  Annuities 45 (B) 37 (B) 35 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 114 21,648 104 22,829 104 22,829
Disability Benefits 599 9,274 452 9,469 447 9,467
  Workers' Compensation 25 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Company or Union 146 10,441 112 9,994 109 9,993
  Federal Government 46 (B) 38 (B) 38 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 111 8,992 89 8,303 89 8,303
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 90 12,464 77 13,844 77 13,844
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 15 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 166 7,548 106 7,904 104 7,885
Retirement Income 3,124 16,627 2,575 17,061 2,538 16,980
  Pension Income 2,105 18,624 1,754 19,041 1,728 18,904
      Company or Union Retirement 1,350 13,105 1,092 13,033 1,074 12,970
          Pension only 988 13,968 782 13,996 768 13,993
      Federal Government Retirement 261 20,838 203 21,356 200 20,796
          Pension only 161 26,552 123 27,392 121 26,602
      Military Retirement 89 12,027 83 11,877 80 11,521
          Pension only 47 (B) 45 (B) 44 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 931 21,062 818 21,275 810 21,161
          Pension only 786 23,214 701 23,339 695 23,195
      Railroad Retirement 11 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
      Annuities 82 19,696 72 (B) 68 (B)
          Pension only 41 (B) 35 (B) 33 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 116 12,363 91 11,974 91 11,976
      Other or Don't Know 366 14,072 280 15,977 278 16,026
          Pension only 87 16,258 70 (B) 70 (B)
Property Income 39,931 2,501 34,635 2,622 34,258 2,632
  Interest 38,033 1,409 32,979 1,463 32,622 1,471
  Dividends 10,254 2,370 9,183 2,433 9,102 2,427
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,577 6,150 3,158 6,401 3,121 6,433
Educational Assistance 4,527 5,675 3,519 5,851 3,431 5,815
  Pell Grant only 1,221 2,962 849 2,914 823 2,940
  Other Government only 605 5,691 480 5,915 470 5,980
  Scholarships only 1,396 6,680 1,132 6,824 1,109 6,794
  Other only 624 5,516 522 5,416 511 5,457
  Combinations 681 8,613 536 8,816 519 8,484
Child Support 4,537 5,314 3,573 5,573 3,513 5,597
Alimony 364 14,249 330 14,694 326 14,665
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,238 7,535 933 7,717 909 7,718
Other Income, N.E.C. 427 5,828 351 4,737 344 4,749

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 14,532 9,043 11,005 9,362 10,793 9,372
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,757 5,716 2,437 5,692 2,378 5,705
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,746 10,171 4,557 10,291 4,482 10,300
  Child Support or Alimony 4,765 6,147 3,778 6,555 3,714 6,580
  Pensions and Annuities 2,754 16,968 2,297 17,240 2,262 17,144

 

  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)
FEMALES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
58,760 32,627 11,730 27,504 11,330 27,424
Earnings 48,669 34,423 9,536 29,676 9,202 29,617
  Wages and Salary 46,371 34,561 9,343 29,687 9,010 29,626
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,346 20,328 346 16,220 338 16,594
  Farm Self-Employment 449 10,422 49 (B) 49 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 1,922 4,751 556 4,271 541 4,264
  State or Local only 1,852 4,694 527 4,053 512 4,039
  Combinations 71 (B) 29 (B) 29 (B)
Workers' Compensation 413 6,842 69 (B) 69 (B)
  State Payments 123 8,133 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Employment Insurance 166 9,092 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Own Insurance 16 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 111 2,455 19 (B) 19 (B)
Social Security 4,038 10,393 956 9,708 932 9,719
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,238 6,820 721 6,974 708 6,950
Public Assistance, Total 603 2,741 543 3,292 527 3,273
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 420 2,683 407 3,234 395 3,224
  Other Assistance only 179 2,893 128 3,532 124 3,483
  Both 3 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 155 11,836 52 (B) 52 (B)
  Disability only 67 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Survivors only 30 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Pension only 14 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Education only 18 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 14 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 12 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 25 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 130 12,469 51 (B) 51 (B)
Survivors Benefits 524 15,261 67 (B) 64 (B)
  Company or Union 188 9,768 26 (B) 25 (B)
  Federal Government 46 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Military Retirement 33 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 30 (B) 5 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 10 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 94 19,803 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Annuities 33 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 100 23,177 11 (B) 11 (B)
Disability Benefits 388 9,608 118 8,745 115 8,814
  Workers' Compensation 13 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Company or Union 102 10,085 30 (B) 29 (B)
  Federal Government 37 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 76 7,938 17 (B) 15 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 64 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 11 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 88 8,317 49 (B) 49 (B)
Retirement Income 2,366 17,334 455 14,708 440 14,571
  Pension Income 1,631 19,141 285 17,055 276 16,806
      Company or Union Retirement 1,008 13,083 215 13,505 203 13,070
          Pension only 723 14,137 165 14,439 156 13,857
      Federal Government Retirement 192 20,846 47 (B) 47 (B)
          Pension only 117 26,699 32 (B) 32 (B)
      Military Retirement 72 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 39 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 760 21,456 89 20,415 86 20,787
          Pension only 660 23,381 67 (B) 67 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 11 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 65 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 32 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 80 12,942 23 (B) 23 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 251 17,060 72 (B) 72 (B)
          Pension only 63 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
Property Income 31,875 2,706 3,008 1,431 2,877 1,430
  Interest 30,377 1,504 2,873 840 2,752 840
  Dividends 8,764 2,426 454 1,531 436 1,473
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,878 6,713 218 5,469 207 5,617
Educational Assistance 2,973 6,019 758 4,862 720 4,614
  Pell Grant only 666 2,954 302 3,093 287 3,149
  Other Government only 394 6,023 100 4,201 97 4,155
  Scholarships only 987 7,158 151 5,597 144 5,282
  Other only 460 5,450 77 4,356 73 (B)
  Combinations 466 8,550 129 8,968 120 7,792
Child Support 2,956 5,863 826 3,997 807 4,022
Alimony 292 15,493 25 (B) 25 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
770 8,293 193 4,911 179 4,713
Other Income, N.E.C. 322 4,707 46 (B) 44 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 9,168 9,790 2,935 8,023 2,852 8,066
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,760 5,736 1,194 5,711 1,165 5,707
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,048 10,393 956 9,708 932 9,719
  Child Support or Alimony 3,134 6,973 845 4,190 826 4,219
  Pensions and Annuities 2,121 17,397 375 15,807 360 15,686

 

  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)
FEMALES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
4,155 36,720 3,915 37,057 10,479 22,958
Earnings 3,478 40,540 3,267 41,081 8,907 24,364
  Wages and Salary 3,326 41,278 3,117 41,885 8,548 24,542
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 216 17,134 210 17,439 456 15,511
  Farm Self-Employment 27 (B) 26 (B) 41 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 102 5,110 94 5,183 419 3,919
  State or Local only 100 5,173 93 5,198 394 3,770
  Combinations 2 (B) 0 (B) 25 (B)
Workers' Compensation 15 (B) 14 (B) 80 5,594
  State Payments 5 (B) 5 (B) 24 (B)
  Employment Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 30 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 6 (B) 6 (B) 27 (B)
Social Security 151 9,775 143 9,898 489 9,265
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 41 (B) 39 (B) 339 6,866
Public Assistance, Total 29 (B) 20 (B) 375 3,962
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 21 (B) 11 (B) 262 3,942
  Other Assistance only 8 (B) 7 (B) 108 4,062
  Both 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 8 (B) 8 (B) 15 (B)
  Disability only 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Survivors only 6 (B) 6 (B) 5 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (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 8 (B) 8 (B) 15 (B)
Survivors Benefits 8 (B) 8 (B) 29 (B)
  Company or Union 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
  Federal Government 3 (B) 3 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (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 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Disability Benefits 18 (B) 17 (B) 61 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 7 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 9 (B) 9 (B) 17 (B)
Retirement Income 83 15,666 79 13,666 182 12,871
  Pension Income 59 (B) 56 (B) 104 15,497
      Company or Union Retirement 42 (B) 40 (B) 69 (B)
          Pension only 38 (B) 37 (B) 48 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 9 (B) 7 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
      Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 17 (B) 17 (B) 53 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 13 (B) 37 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 1 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 12 (B) 12 (B) 28 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 3 (B) 7 (B)
Property Income 2,135 2,059 2,026 2,103 2,611 1,628
  Interest 2,052 1,366 1,949 1,388 2,460 999
  Dividends 585 1,939 559 1,999 363 2,442
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 178 2,577 171 2,565 265 3,409
Educational Assistance 232 6,793 211 6,827 518 4,441
  Pell Grant only 63 (B) 60 (B) 183 2,868
  Other Government only 21 (B) 17 (B) 80 5,629
  Scholarships only 100 7,649 92 7,553 140 4,063
  Other only 27 (B) 23 (B) 55 (B)
  Combinations 22 (B) 19 (B) 61 (B)
Child Support 87 6,268 74 (B) 639 4,236
Alimony 6 (B) 6 (B) 38 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
104 10,486 99 10,605 154 4,654
Other Income, N.E.C. 14 (B) 13 (B) 27 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 423 8,317 387 8,303 1,817 6,903
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 68 (B) 56 (B) 685 5,566
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 151 9,775 143 9,898 489 9,265
  Child Support or Alimony 90 6,577 77 7,232 668 4,558
  Pensions and Annuities 72 (B) 68 (B) 150 14,225

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