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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 6,307 95 73 117 295 474 525 603 548 393
Earnings 785 123 61 70 35 56 24 29 18 41
  Wages and Salary 595 83 50 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 5,845 80 155 233 484 803 1,251 1,256 828 419
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 398 141 41 38 18 30 21 15 21 7
Survivor Benefits 156 53 21 20 18 8 7 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 3,628 2,109 447 272 178 102 50 86 40 47
  Interest 3,398 2,436 333 209 89 65 46 57 16 16
  Dividends 1,370 790 204 100 59 51 18 14 6 25
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 590 239 98 63 26 39 21 26 5 19
Retirement Income 2,935 287 305 220 301 263 194 208 188 140
  Company or Union Retirement 1,849 259 257 177 243 211 155 95 109 77
  Federal Government Retirement 315 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 443 7 33 18 23 40 16 57 26 25
  Railroad Retirement 39 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 6
  Annuities 77 29 3 13 2 3 8 2 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 136 25 8 16 15 7 6 3 19 0
  Other or Don't Know 70 9 11 5 14 2 3 9 2 1
Pension Income 2,742 261 280 203 281 272 192 204 167 126
  Company or Union Retirement 1,787 248 245 170 238 209 150 98 106 73
  Federal Government Retirement 303 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 434 7 33 24 23 37 15 57 26 25
  Railroad Retirement 33 0 3 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 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6,016 72 169 239 450 762 1,163 1,229 748 411
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6,181 61 66 138 316 572 663 731 563 466
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,877 80 158 233 484 803 1,250 1,255 830 422
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,027 64 59 133 344 620 723 749 632 479
  Government Transfer Payments 6,070 77 88 169 389 683 1,056 1,132 788 454
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 120 38 22 19 29 6 0 5 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,909 83 161 246 504 814 1,244 1,268 829 419
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,043 315 326 235 333 269 194 212 188 141

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 326 330 320 269 198 203 136 154 101 92
Earnings 7 23 11 12 5 28 6 21 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 158 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 2 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 21 13 14 12 22 11 6
  Interest 15 6 19 3 3 7 8 8 10 8
  Dividends 0 8 0 17 7 4 3 5 13 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 11 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 4
Retirement Income 125 80 43 111 35 69 31 40 6 45
  Company or Union Retirement 53 27 31 22 16 13 2 8 1 17
  Federal Government Retirement 21 17 1 19 3 18 12 13 1 7
  Military Retirement 12 2 0 15 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 33 26 8 33 7 12 7 1 10 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 122 62 42 109 31 64 22 32 6 39
  Company or Union Retirement 48 26 31 22 16 13 2 5 1 17
  Federal Government Retirement 21 17 1 19 3 18 12 13 1 7
  Military Retirement 12 2 0 12 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 36 15 8 33 7 12 7 5 2 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 163 95 84 18 20 39 34 19 27 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
330 308 255 222 213 169 114 101 87 75
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 164 84 50 22 6 5 7 0 1 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
315 298 232 236 201 139 98 96 62 68
  Government Transfer Payments 234 146 115 104 70 70 48 42 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
158 87 46 16 7 5 4 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
126 80 43 111 35 69 31 40 6 42

 

  $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 80 83 95 51 37 39 54 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
67 89 55 47 21 45 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
54 78 41 38 14 29 16 33 23 18
  Government Transfer Payments 39 57 31 28 8 18 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 alone (1)
    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 alone (1)
    Total 12 232 22,742 332 31,911 435 0.417 0.0125 1,249
Earnings 0 60 17,030 1,611 32,929 1,781 0.596 0.0328 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 39 15,737 2,022 32,145 2,091 0.606 0.0421 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 16,731 2,884 32,962 3,362 0.562 0.0632 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,832 85 14,744 80 0.202 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 6,127 737 12,326 980 0.614 0.0499 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 5,522 870 10,159 1,345 0.607 0.0808 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 2,150 40 7,560 337 0.706 0.0239 1,249
  Interest 10 0 1,744 33 3,893 198 0.633 0.0326 1,249
  Dividends 7 9 2,169 65 6,604 441 0.677 0.0382 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 0 3,930 345 8,721 746 0.619 0.0515 1,249
Retirement Income 19 11 13,683 391 18,883 374 0.476 0.0162 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 3 9,890 257 13,439 368 0.484 0.0224 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 24,150 1,197 29,816 1,247 0.356 0.0434 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 20,146 1,150 24,172 908 0.372 0.0386 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 11,295 2,156 19,505 2,030 0.543 0.0720 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 18 5 13,471 381 18,589 377 0.471 0.0168 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,936 261 13,368 368 0.479 0.0227 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 24,816 1,252 30,626 1,262 0.338 0.0444 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 19,500 1,133 23,814 924 0.384 0.0390 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 72 15,311 88 18,619 286 0.339 0.0152 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 117 19,915 206 27,087 352 0.384 0.0125 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 14,862 86 14,853 86 0.206 0.0094 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 33 18,775 172 23,494 237 0.337 0.0113 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 17 16,264 96 19,462 193 0.308 0.0118 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 14,803 86 14,691 80 0.203 0.0092 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19 11 13,061 398 18,418 365 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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