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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 A.O.I.C.
    Total 6,349 95 73 117 297 474 532 608 549 400
Earnings 790 123 63 70 35 56 24 29 18 41
  Wages and Salary 599 83 53 62 28 50 19 15 18 28
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 169 38 6 13 7 11 2 11 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 59 17 2 3 0 11 0 1 3 2
Social Security 5,883 80 155 236 491 805 1,257 1,267 832 424
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 107 26 20 19 29 6 0 5 0 0
Public Assistance 13 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 400 141 41 38 18 30 21 15 21 7
Survivor Benefits 157 53 21 20 18 8 8 2 6 6
Disability Benefits 35 6 4 2 2 0 0 2 7 6
Unemployment Compensation 31 6 10 1 4 0 6 0 0 3
Workers Compensation 17 10 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 3,645 2,120 447 272 179 103 50 86 41 47
  Interest 3,413 2,449 333 209 90 65 46 57 16 16
  Dividends 1,375 791 204 100 60 51 18 14 6 25
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 594 241 98 63 26 39 21 26 5 19
Retirement Income 2,955 287 309 220 301 266 197 208 188 140
  Company or Union Retirement 1,857 259 258 177 243 212 157 95 110 77
  Federal Government Retirement 317 18 0 10 7 15 5 34 37 17
  Military Retirement 203 3 10 0 9 33 26 9 21 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 450 7 33 18 23 42 18 57 26 26
  Railroad Retirement 40 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 6
  Annuities 77 29 3 13 2 3 8 2 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 139 25 11 16 15 7 6 3 19 0
  Other or Don't Know 70 9 11 5 14 2 3 9 2 1
Pension Income 2,758 261 282 203 281 275 194 204 168 127
  Company or Union Retirement 1,794 248 246 170 238 209 150 98 106 73
  Federal Government Retirement 306 16 0 8 2 15 5 33 37 17
  Military Retirement 186 3 7 0 9 28 27 8 15 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 441 7 33 24 23 40 17 57 26 26
  Railroad Retirement 34 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 3
  Annuities 34 6 0 5 0 3 8 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
22 20 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 54 40 3 5 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6,055 72 170 240 455 764 1,170 1,240 752 416
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6,223 61 67 138 320 572 670 737 565 472
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,916 80 159 236 491 804 1,255 1,266 834 427
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,068 64 60 133 350 620 728 755 633 485
  Government Transfer Payments 6,110 77 89 169 396 683 1,062 1,137 792 461
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 120 38 22 19 29 6 0 5 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,947 83 162 248 510 815 1,250 1,279 834 424
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,063 315 331 235 333 272 197 212 188 141

 

  $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 A.O.I.C.
    Total 329 333 321 269 198 205 136 156 102 92
Earnings 7 23 11 12 5 28 6 22 14 10
  Wages and Salary 4 15 11 6 5 25 6 18 14 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2
Social Security 160 84 46 14 6 5 4 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 12 7 11 3 5 3 4 1 5 0
Survivor Benefits 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 10 14 29 23 13 14 12 24 11 6
  Interest 15 6 19 3 3 7 8 8 10 8
  Dividends 0 8 0 17 7 4 3 7 13 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 11 0 6 0 0 0 6 0 4
Retirement Income 126 81 45 111 35 69 31 40 7 47
  Company or Union Retirement 54 29 32 22 16 13 2 8 1 17
  Federal Government Retirement 21 17 1 19 3 18 12 13 1 9
  Military Retirement 12 2 0 15 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 33 27 8 33 8 12 7 1 11 6
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 3 1 2 8 0 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 123 64 44 110 31 64 22 32 7 41
  Company or Union Retirement 49 28 32 22 16 13 2 5 1 17
  Federal Government Retirement 21 17 1 19 3 18 12 13 1 9
  Military Retirement 12 2 0 12 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 36 16 8 33 8 12 7 5 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 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 164 95 84 18 20 39 34 19 27 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
333 311 257 222 213 171 115 101 89 75
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 166 84 50 22 6 5 7 0 1 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
318 301 234 236 201 141 99 97 63 68
  Government Transfer Payments 236 147 117 104 70 71 49 43 45 43
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
160 87 46 16 7 5 4 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
127 81 45 111 35 69 31 40 7 44

 

  $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 A.O.I.C.
    Total 83 83 95 51 37 40 55 40 31 40
Earnings 2 20 8 5 0 22 3 13 0 11
  Wages and Salary 2 18 2 2 0 18 3 8 0 10
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 0
Social Security 0 18 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 0 3 0 0 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 15 8 19 10 0 11 8 4 8 5
  Interest 1 6 3 6 0 3 2 0 2 2
  Dividends 8 12 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Retirement Income 33 44 19 13 9 32 11 6 1 17
  Company or Union Retirement 6 18 13 0 0 15 1 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 7 10 2 5 4 5 4 0 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 18 2 1 0 9 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 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 29 48 21 8 9 32 7 6 0 17
  Company or Union Retirement 6 18 13 1 0 15 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 10 2 5 4 5 4 0 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 18 2 1 0 9 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 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. 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10 32 19 1 7 14 12 13 3 12
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
68 89 55 47 21 46 21 28 35 22
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 80 41 38 14 30 16 33 23 18
  Government Transfer Payments 41 59 31 28 8 19 15 14 24 7
  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 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
36 44 19 13 9 32 11 6 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 A.O.I.C.
    Total 38 35 19 24 37 32 14 26 27 13
Earnings 2 12 0 12 1 3 0 4 0 10
  Wages and Salary 2 0 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 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 1 0 1 2 1 4 3 7 0 0
  Interest 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 11 8 3 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
  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 5 14 2 8 11 4 8 6 3 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 25 17 21 25 8 14 10 11 12
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26 8 17 13 10 5 3 0 10 4
  Government Transfer Payments 17 2 4 5 7 0 6 4 7 3
  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 0 3 0 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 A.O.I.C.
    Total 12 234 22,730 329 31,928 434 0.417 0.0125 1,249
Earnings 0 63 17,027 1,616 33,036 1,777 0.594 0.0319 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 41 15,719 2,028 32,290 2,086 0.603 0.0407 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 16,747 2,885 32,968 3,359 0.562 0.0632 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,839 85 14,745 80 0.201 0.0092 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 5,901 774 5,772 450 0.359 0.0751 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 6,172 732 12,387 978 0.616 0.0494 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 5,614 875 10,193 1,333 0.605 0.0803 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 4 35 2,149 40 7,568 336 0.706 0.0238 1,249
  Interest 10 0 1,742 33 3,882 197 0.633 0.0326 1,249
  Dividends 7 9 2,172 65 6,648 442 0.678 0.0378 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 0 3,925 347 8,735 745 0.618 0.0513 1,249
Retirement Income 19 11 13,701 386 18,896 373 0.476 0.0161 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 3 9,917 260 13,464 367 0.483 0.0223 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 24,287 1,218 29,925 1,240 0.355 0.0431 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,897 939 24,280 1,305 0.354 0.0559 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 20,068 1,149 24,115 897 0.367 0.0384 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 6,246 934 16,237 2,981 0.669 0.0884 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 0 10,741 2,012 19,172 1,998 0.548 0.0714 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 18 5 13,510 378 18,623 375 0.469 0.0167 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,956 263 13,394 367 0.480 0.0226 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 24,952 1,273 30,733 1,255 0.342 0.0439 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,358 1,463 25,061 1,386 0.352 0.0578 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,425 1,137 23,762 913 0.377 0.0389 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3 75 15,319 88 18,635 285 0.339 0.0152 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 120 19,925 207 27,103 352 0.384 0.0125 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 14,868 86 14,851 85 0.206 0.0094 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 33 18,785 172 23,496 236 0.336 0.0112 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 17 16,273 96 19,478 192 0.308 0.0117 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,017 764 5,259 429 0.383 0.0730 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,811 86 14,692 80 0.203 0.0091 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19 11 13,089 393 18,433 363 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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