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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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PINC-09. Source of Income in 2009-Number with Income and Mean Income of Specified Type in 2009 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, 2010 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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
20,901 22,625 18,218 23,025 18,061 23,049
Earnings 3,457 27,511 3,035 27,341 3,004 27,398
  Wages and Salary 3,099 28,297 2,706 28,104 2,679 28,150
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 395 17,982 360 18,294 357 18,411
  Farm Self-Employment 38 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 200 7,555 171 7,936 166 7,915
  State or Local only 176 7,518 149 7,851 144 7,825
  Combinations 24 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
Workers' Compensation 59 (B) 52 (B) 52 (B)
  State Payments 7 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Employment Insurance 17 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 36 (B) 32 (B) 32 (B)
Social Security 18,779 12,155 16,543 12,269 16,405 12,273
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 753 4,932 463 4,638 455 4,621
Public Assistance, Total 45 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 21 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Other Assistance only 23 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 254 11,260 220 11,727 218 11,749
  Disability only 11 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Survivors only 191 11,961 166 12,446 164 12,477
  Pension only 38 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 11 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Means-Tested 66 (B) 55 (B) 53 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 188 12,897 165 13,352 165 13,358
Survivors Benefits 1,735 11,550 1,590 11,541 1,581 11,570
  Company or Union 924 8,139 862 8,188 856 8,221
  Federal Government 207 15,303 170 15,377 170 15,377
  Military Retirement 141 13,629 120 14,071 120 14,071
  State or Local Government 159 15,005 146 15,256 145 15,313
  Railroad Retirement 41 (B) 40 (B) 39 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 7 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 74 (B) 71 (B) 71 (B)
  Annuities 132 11,618 118 12,501 117 12,600
  Other or Don't Know 73 (B) 68 (B) 66 (B)
Disability Benefits 72 (B) 58 (B) 57 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 8 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 17 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Federal Government 15 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 13 (B) 13 (B) 12 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 7 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 11 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
Retirement Income 6,230 12,856 5,558 12,552 5,512 12,572
  Pension Income 4,877 12,330 4,320 11,927 4,282 11,944
      Company or Union Retirement 3,623 8,454 3,254 8,224 3,228 8,226
          Pension only 2,831 8,111 2,514 7,781 2,493 7,769
      Federal Government Retirement 586 18,259 500 17,266 497 17,305
          Pension only 378 19,345 332 17,788 330 17,850
      Military Retirement 159 15,034 138 15,423 138 15,423
          Pension only 21 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,588 17,956 1,415 17,614 1,401 17,691
          Pension only 1,438 18,099 1,275 17,703 1,264 17,774
      Railroad Retirement 111 18,311 107 18,601 104 18,571
          Pension only 70 (B) 68 (B) 65 (B)
      Annuities 201 10,590 180 10,878 179 10,928
          Pension only 69 (B) 62 (B) 62 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 126 9,192 120 9,195 118 9,184
      Other or Don't Know 248 10,344 216 10,725 212 10,835
          Pension only 165 9,951 141 10,415 139 10,560
Property Income 10,967 5,346 10,194 5,418 10,133 5,423
  Interest 10,236 3,188 9,506 3,242 9,449 3,246
  Dividends 3,416 3,723 3,248 3,640 3,231 3,646
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,500 8,854 1,394 9,027 1,384 9,026
Educational Assistance 21 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Pell Grant only 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Scholarships only 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 10 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Combinations 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 34 (B) 23 (B) 23 (B)
Alimony 35 (B) 35 (B) 35 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
113 8,281 100 8,430 100 8,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 97 2,879 85 2,831 83 2,863

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 19,585 14,325 17,133 14,429 16,984 14,440
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 781 4,889 481 4,602 472 4,585
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18,868 12,206 16,630 12,324 16,490 12,326
  Child Support or Alimony 70 (B) 58 (B) 57 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 6,045 12,755 5,388 12,421 5,343 12,446

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
16,717 23,627 1,939 19,918 1,892 19,911
Earnings 2,801 27,482 305 26,983 294 27,352
  Wages and Salary 2,489 28,267 289 27,601 278 28,015
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 340 18,546 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 37 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 145 7,502 16 (B) 16 (B)
  State or Local only 125 7,228 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Combinations 20 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Workers' Compensation 46 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  State Payments 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Employment Insurance 16 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 27 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Social Security 15,288 12,444 1,655 11,395 1,612 11,369
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 313 4,458 167 5,091 164 5,063
Public Assistance, Total 19 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 8 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Other Assistance only 11 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 202 12,220 23 (B) 23 (B)
  Disability only 9 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Survivors only 150 13,028 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Pension only 33 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 7 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 46 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 156 13,699 16 (B) 16 (B)
Survivors Benefits 1,538 11,629 102 9,738 99 9,819
  Company or Union 832 8,187 47 (B) 46 (B)
  Federal Government 169 15,388 28 (B) 28 (B)
  Military Retirement 115 14,220 11 (B) 11 (B)
  State or Local Government 141 15,370 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 39 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 71 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 114 12,709 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 64 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
Disability Benefits 41 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 13 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Federal Government 9 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 7 (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 7 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Retirement Income 5,304 12,591 518 16,652 507 16,728
  Pension Income 4,123 11,945 446 16,660 438 16,693
      Company or Union Retirement 3,113 8,147 295 11,561 289 11,512
          Pension only 2,400 7,669 258 11,932 252 11,859
      Federal Government Retirement 483 17,209 68 (B) 68 (B)
          Pension only 318 17,676 36 (B) 36 (B)
      Military Retirement 133 15,524 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 18 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,344 17,966 142 22,005 140 22,124
          Pension only 1,221 17,988 135 22,266 133 22,397
      Railroad Retirement 104 18,579 4 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 65 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 174 10,935 13 (B) 13 (B)
          Pension only 60 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 115 8,357 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 200 10,759 18 (B) 17 (B)
          Pension only 129 10,343 10 (B) 9 (B)
Property Income 9,798 5,498 459 3,342 444 3,314
  Interest 9,133 3,298 435 2,446 421 2,391
  Dividends 3,168 3,642 80 3,902 79 3,948
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,339 9,122 61 (B) 59 (B)
Educational Assistance 11 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other Government only 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 6 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Child Support 18 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
Alimony 33 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
87 8,508 11 (B) 11 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 75 2,836 8 (B) 7 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 15,777 14,707 1,780 14,021 1,736 14,030
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 324 4,424 177 5,019 174 4,992
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15,373 12,500 1,655 11,416 1,612 11,385
  Child Support or Alimony 51 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 5,140 12,475 506 16,816 496 16,870

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
671 20,276 655 20,151 1,408 16,012
Earnings 104 34,168 99 34,238 212 26,635
  Wages and Salary 92 36,346 87 36,266 198 27,005
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 (B) 11 (B) 18 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 11 (B) 11 (B) 24 (B)
  State or Local only 9 (B) 9 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Workers' Compensation 4 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
  State Payments 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Employment Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 4 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
Social Security 525 11,096 513 11,096 1,168 9,968
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 110 5,751 110 5,751 153 4,984
Public Assistance, Total 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Assistance only 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 8 (B) 8 (B) 16 (B)
  Disability only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Survivors only 8 (B) 8 (B) 14 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 6 (B) 6 (B) 9 (B)
Survivors Benefits 39 (B) 38 (B) 45 (B)
  Company or Union 14 (B) 13 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 6 (B) 6 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 7 (B) 7 (B) 5 (B)
  State or Local Government 4 (B) 4 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 4 (B) 4 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 6 (B) 6 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
Disability Benefits 4 (B) 4 (B) 16 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 4 (B) 4 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 11 (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 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Retirement Income 148 11,176 143 11,035 220 11,818
  Pension Income 110 11,262 106 11,107 171 11,587
      Company or Union Retirement 72 (B) 70 (B) 127 10,079
          Pension only 58 (B) 57 (B) 103 10,113
      Federal Government Retirement 17 (B) 15 (B) 16 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 9 (B) 13 (B)
      Military Retirement 8 (B) 8 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 32 (B) 30 (B) 58 (B)
          Pension only 28 (B) 26 (B) 43 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 7 (B) 7 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 14 (B) 14 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 14 (B) 10 (B)
Property Income 295 5,996 286 6,104 349 3,549
  Interest 279 2,723 270 2,773 329 1,707
  Dividends 82 6,125 80 6,187 66 (B)
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 42 (B) 39 (B) 47 (B)
Educational Assistance 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 (B) 2 (B) 13 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 601 12,627 589 12,568 1,264 10,973
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 110 5,749 110 5,749 159 4,944
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 525 11,096 513 11,096 1,168 9,968
  Child Support or Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 145 11,243 140 11,103 215 11,471

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