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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
75 Years and over:
White alone (1)
    Total 15,189 242 250 846 1,532 1,576 1,699 1,546 1,209 872
Earnings 1,372 210 138 118 88 97 43 70 43 60
  Wages and Salary 1,106 164 114 104 78 78 31 39 42 47
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 250 47 18 20 10 23 10 28 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 71 21 4 4 0 12 0 1 3 2
Social Security 14,236 215 424 1,361 2,016 2,341 2,845 2,435 1,367 665
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 327 121 57 53 66 22 2 5 0 0
Public Assistance 31 29 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 517 154 59 45 28 51 37 37 28 7
Survivor Benefits 1,126 293 146 193 119 81 50 30 31 36
Disability Benefits 61 16 7 5 6 2 0 2 11 6
Unemployment Compensation 68 8 20 9 12 2 11 1 1 3
Workers Compensation 34 18 0 4 3 2 0 0 0 0
Property Income 8,372 5,335 882 542 325 259 112 158 71 92
  Interest 7,833 5,894 668 468 195 139 96 92 31 29
  Dividends 2,862 1,822 341 188 119 99 41 19 6 48
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,284 553 164 110 83 76 46 46 8 38
Retirement Income 5,890 950 779 614 662 545 329 311 283 230
  Company or Union Retirement 3,614 830 585 441 451 335 212 138 139 97
  Federal Government Retirement 540 40 33 38 26 42 27 43 53 32
  Military Retirement 323 6 29 17 25 62 33 18 23 14
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,094 58 134 73 117 114 49 90 64 64
  Railroad Retirement 94 4 6 2 5 9 9 5 13 9
  Annuities 178 70 19 29 8 6 13 3 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 240 40 39 30 28 19 8 3 19 0
  Other or Don't Know 176 42 22 28 26 12 7 9 5 1
Pension Income 4,871 781 674 451 542 467 285 267 233 187
  Company or Union Retirement 3,071 688 518 346 385 282 181 126 131 90
  Federal Government Retirement 461 31 28 29 16 38 24 40 42 23
  Military Retirement 210 3 7 8 9 44 27 8 15 11
  State or Local Government Retirement 997 50 123 60 116 106 46 86 57 56
  Railroad Retirement 65 4 3 0 0 9 9 2 8 4
  Annuities 76 24 9 5 0 6 8 1 0 0
Alimony 14 3 0 0 6 4 0 1 0 0
Child Support 8 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
103 53 10 9 8 3 0 4 12 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 89 69 2 8 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14,504 201 433 1,334 1,926 2,251 2,730 2,410 1,270 631
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14,868 147 260 1,125 1,586 1,797 1,899 1,697 1,245 885
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14,314 216 426 1,363 2,017 2,348 2,851 2,438 1,379 671
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14,632 161 257 1,152 1,652 1,894 1,969 1,722 1,327 923
  Government Transfer Payments 14,712 189 310 1,207 1,896 2,107 2,539 2,256 1,373 786
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 351 141 61 53 66 22 2 5 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
14,380 223 423 1,354 2,097 2,366 2,855 2,448 1,369 665
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,208 1,066 836 653 734 569 330 316 281 231

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White alone (1)
    Total 653 638 629 476 333 331 226 225 187 160
Earnings 22 52 20 25 10 34 11 31 23 18
  Wages and Salary 19 42 20 18 10 28 11 28 22 16
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 10 0 6 0 6 2 3 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 3 0 2
Social Security 259 158 57 24 15 8 8 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 13 8 14 2 5 3 4 1 5 0
Survivor Benefits 29 19 6 22 7 19 1 7 1 8
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 31 29 78 45 27 26 18 34 20 10
  Interest 30 14 34 3 10 12 12 8 10 12
  Dividends 4 23 0 32 12 4 7 11 17 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 23 9 21 0 2 3 12 0 4
Retirement Income 205 113 78 147 54 104 40 71 19 62
  Company or Union Retirement 89 40 38 39 25 16 7 12 1 24
  Federal Government Retirement 24 17 4 19 3 26 12 18 2 12
  Military Retirement 13 9 0 15 2 20 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 54 40 29 49 11 26 10 16 20 12
  Railroad Retirement 13 1 3 8 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 14 0 0 3 1 5 8 0 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 173 79 73 130 42 81 31 52 15 46
  Company or Union Retirement 70 29 38 32 22 13 7 8 1 21
  Federal Government Retirement 23 17 4 19 3 21 12 13 2 7
  Military Retirement 12 2 0 12 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 58 29 30 37 12 23 10 20 9 9
  Railroad Retirement 6 1 3 8 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 2 0 3 0 0 0 2 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 302 204 118 68 44 63 46 29 37 27
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
664 596 458 373 289 268 169 168 136 117
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 270 162 61 32 15 11 11 0 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
625 574 405 366 258 218 145 169 103 97
  Government Transfer Payments 458 302 180 191 113 120 87 83 58 62
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
267 161 57 25 16 8 5 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
205 115 78 147 54 104 40 71 19 59

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White alone (1)
    Total 132 127 129 85 62 81 60 78 42 59
Earnings 10 38 10 8 2 32 3 20 0 12
  Wages and Salary 10 34 3 5 2 28 3 15 0 11
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 16 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 0
Social Security 0 35 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 5 3 0 4 0 3 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 1
Property Income 34 27 29 14 5 15 8 7 13 7
  Interest 6 12 3 6 2 3 4 0 4 2
  Dividends 8 15 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 20 9 0 3 0 3 0 1 1
Retirement Income 44 47 23 16 10 42 11 7 1 17
  Company or Union Retirement 12 18 13 3 0 17 1 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 9 10 2 5 4 8 4 0 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 14 19 3 2 1 9 3 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 40 51 22 13 10 38 7 6 0 17
  Company or Union Retirement 12 18 13 4 0 17 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 10 2 5 4 8 4 0 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 14 18 3 2 1 9 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
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. 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 24 57 22 4 13 20 16 24 9 17
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
102 131 83 61 38 66 29 35 43 30
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
77 105 59 49 25 40 18 36 25 21
  Government Transfer Payments 51 82 41 36 8 25 16 17 30 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
0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
47 47 23 16 10 42 11 7 1 17

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
White alone (1)
    Total 48 55 23 32 49 35 16 40 36 21
Earnings 2 15 0 13 1 3 0 4 0 10
  Wages and Salary 2 3 0 9 1 3 0 1 0 10
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
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 1 1 1 10 1 4 3 7 2 2
  Interest 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 11 8 3 3 0 3 3 2 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 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 11 8 0 3 0 0 3 0 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 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 8 15 2 12 15 4 8 6 3 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
40 33 17 21 30 10 14 15 11 18
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
29 10 17 13 10 5 3 2 10 8
  Government Transfer Payments 17 2 4 5 7 0 6 4 7 5
  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
11 8 3 3 0 3 3 2 3 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
75 Years and over:
White alone (1)
    Total 16 334 17,344 111 24,853 233 0.426 0.0085 1,249
Earnings 0 77 14,544 1,059 27,784 1,202 0.595 0.0260 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 55 13,760 1,400 27,306 1,318 0.596 0.0308 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 14,354 1,621 26,455 2,406 0.575 0.0575 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,169 59 13,181 51 0.231 0.0060 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,352 445 4,841 228 0.410 0.0410 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 7,503 919 12,009 771 0.568 0.0445 1,249
Survivor Benefits 9 0 6,603 242 10,970 467 0.559 0.0303 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 8 78 1,962 24 6,468 200 0.705 0.0169 1,249
  Interest 25 0 1,661 21 3,215 115 0.597 0.0251 1,249
  Dividends 14 14 1,963 41 5,588 277 0.676 0.0291 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 23 0 3,862 306 10,097 569 0.648 0.0321 1,249
Retirement Income 28 15 9,774 162 14,823 235 0.516 0.0120 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 4 7,225 191 10,647 236 0.530 0.0166 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 18,515 612 23,835 949 0.441 0.0343 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 14,274 789 19,730 947 0.397 0.0462 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 15,058 707 18,507 509 0.428 0.0247 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 18,945 1,039 20,449 1,892 0.331 0.0980 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 4,943 823 12,493 1,696 0.686 0.0690 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 0 8,528 762 15,074 1,271 0.558 0.0587 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 7,199 680 11,420 1,314 0.555 0.0777 1,249
Pension Income 25 5 9,941 190 14,797 254 0.513 0.0130 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 7,384 218 10,688 249 0.525 0.0175 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 19,027 711 24,997 1,061 0.437 0.0369 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,599 1,938 23,327 1,287 0.359 0.0561 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 14,885 762 18,350 528 0.424 0.0263 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 10,076 3,486 18,261 2,786 0.598 0.0843 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,432 690 6,085 701 0.598 0.0661 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,610 191 4,884 1,423 0.711 0.1510 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3 92 13,514 62 15,566 145 0.325 0.0096 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 155 15,912 100 21,058 184 0.386 0.0083 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,190 59 13,244 53 0.233 0.0060 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6 47 15,336 98 18,792 128 0.345 0.0074 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 20 14,122 67 16,152 101 0.308 0.0074 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,921 428 4,602 220 0.423 0.0404 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,136 59 13,161 51 0.231 0.0059 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
28 15 9,370 150 14,324 226 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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