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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 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. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
65 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,955 41 45 124 247 239 196 135 93 100
Earnings 512 36 29 29 26 39 14 29 11 47
  Wages and Salary 482 31 25 29 25 35 16 29 11 42
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 31 5 3 1 1 3 0 0 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,542 44 58 140 275 314 234 187 142 68
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 128 39 24 22 36 2 3 0 1 0
Public Assistance 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 58 14 5 5 7 3 2 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 54 11 3 11 2 7 2 6 1 0
Disability Benefits 34 8 0 10 2 4 4 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 42 21 2 9 3 5 0 0 1 1
Workers Compensation 11 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 544 410 41 29 19 10 4 7 2 0
  Interest 502 426 24 15 12 4 1 7 0 0
  Dividends 116 85 11 5 1 6 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 82 43 15 10 5 2 4 0 0 0
Retirement Income 582 54 42 81 46 34 40 42 24 26
  Company or Union Retirement 351 45 35 56 33 18 26 36 14 16
  Federal Government Retirement 51 2 0 0 3 4 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 17 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 134 1 4 19 8 10 11 4 6 6
  Railroad Retirement 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 13 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 2
  Other or Don't Know 26 3 3 10 2 3 0 1 0 0
Pension Income 523 45 41 62 42 32 37 45 21 23
  Company or Union Retirement 323 39 35 46 31 16 23 36 14 16
  Federal Government Retirement 45 2 0 0 3 5 0 5 0 0
  Military Retirement 13 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 127 1 4 17 8 9 9 4 6 6
  Railroad Retirement 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 8 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Alimony 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Child Support 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,774 36 49 131 260 294 218 178 121 90
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,876 32 38 128 232 247 202 137 79 103
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,548 44 58 140 275 314 238 187 142 68
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,669 33 51 140 249 258 209 144 99 85
  Government Transfer Payments 1,683 51 54 129 297 301 219 170 128 67
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 138 49 24 22 36 2 3 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,607 51 57 139 312 327 238 190 143 70
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
708 100 63 100 77 35 41 44 28 26

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
65 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 57 73 50 66 35 43 42 41 20 18
Earnings 12 19 15 41 2 22 4 12 5 7
  Wages and Salary 7 19 15 39 2 23 4 12 5 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 44 19 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 2 4 2 7 0 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 2 2 0 3 1 1 1 3 2 0
  Interest 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 3
  Dividends 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 24 34 10 19 19 17 2 13 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 7 27 6 8 4 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 6 0 3 2 5 0 4 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 1 3 10 12 4 1 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 24 33 9 21 19 13 2 9 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 8 25 4 8 4 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 7 0 3 0 3 0 2 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 1 5 10 12 4 1 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 41 20 46 15 28 16 15 13 8
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
51 71 47 67 36 48 34 37 21 16
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 44 19 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 60 28 34 33 25 20 32 5 14
  Government Transfer Payments 46 47 10 25 16 10 9 13 8 9
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
44 19 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
25 34 10 21 19 17 2 13 0 5

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
65 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 25 38 17 15 17 10 9 10 7 24
Earnings 9 9 2 11 2 6 0 6 3 13
  Wages and Salary 9 8 2 11 0 6 0 6 3 12
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 11 5 0 0 1 5 0 2 2 5
  Company or Union Retirement 4 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 9 5 0 2 4 4 0 2 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 4 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 25 3 9 5 7 4 7 5 14
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
28 29 10 14 15 11 6 8 9 22
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14 20 8 5 1 4 2 5 3 6
  Government Transfer Payments 12 12 7 4 2 3 3 4 0 6
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 5 0 0 1 5 0 2 2 5

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
65 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 13 9 0 16 0 3 7 8 3 3
Earnings 2 7 2 11 3 0 1 3 0 0
  Wages and Salary 2 7 2 11 2 0 1 3 0 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 3 1 0 2 0 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 3 2 9 3 0 4 5 6 2
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10 7 0 10 4 2 7 10 4 2
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 5 0 4 3 2 3 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 2 0 3 0 5 5 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 3 1 0 2 0 2 3 0 0

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
65 to 74 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 6 48 16,572 491 26,735 844 0.470 0.0255 1,430
Earnings 0 23 22,248 1,411 33,157 2,298 0.497 0.0445 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 23 22,367 1,945 33,788 2,412 0.496 0.0462 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,011 187 12,683 183 0.258 0.0204 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 5,081 730 5,170 383 0.391 0.0630 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 3 0 1,659 85 3,806 575 0.653 0.0944 1,430
  Interest 3 0 1,473 79 2,621 516 0.591 0.1412 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,711 190 3,680 865 0.619 0.1527 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,421 532 3,999 939 0.495 0.1634 1,430
Retirement Income 3 0 14,566 889 19,728 918 0.482 0.0374 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,844 1,391 14,471 853 0.467 0.0485 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 21,339 2,304 23,206 1,653 0.369 0.0700 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 3 0 15,179 826 19,306 891 0.459 0.0388 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,747 1,551 14,458 816 0.453 0.0484 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 22,151 2,045 23,250 1,638 0.360 0.0703 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 23 13,832 289 20,588 760 0.439 0.0290 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 39 16,077 472 25,600 812 0.456 0.0249 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,034 187 12,706 183 0.258 0.0204 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 5 13,738 292 18,594 450 0.391 0.0239 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,617 258 16,228 392 0.370 0.0250 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,567 738 4,871 372 0.412 0.0615 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,866 183 12,585 178 0.258 0.0201 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 0 10,990 1,107 17,182 800 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013