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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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 698 55 18 30 32 51 24 29 37 30
Earnings 521 19 9 12 20 27 6 21 19 26
  Wages and Salary 481 10 7 7 15 27 6 18 19 23
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 46 12 2 6 5 0 2 4 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 74 5 6 9 21 16 7 2 4 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 25 0 2 11 5 7 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 8 0 2 2 2 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 48 10 15 5 2 4 3 4 0 2
Workers Compensation 11 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 342 262 18 17 9 9 3 10 3 2
  Interest 320 275 14 10 8 0 3 3 0 2
  Dividends 112 80 11 11 0 4 2 2 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 50 26 2 5 3 4 3 0 1 4
Retirement Income 44 0 4 11 2 8 1 3 6 1
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 1 2 2 3 0 0 3 0
  Federal Government Retirement 8 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 1
  Military Retirement 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0 1
  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 6 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 34 1 2 8 1 4 1 3 6 1
  Company or Union Retirement 9 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 3 0
  Federal Government Retirement 8 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 2 1
  Military Retirement 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Educational Assistance 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 583 22 15 20 36 38 11 21 28 27
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
606 22 13 27 34 37 10 24 30 29
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 74 5 6 9 21 16 7 2 4 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
107 5 10 16 21 17 7 5 9 3
  Government Transfer Payments 163 14 26 25 27 25 14 7 10 3
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 25 0 2 11 5 7 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
93 5 6 12 27 25 9 2 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
68 0 5 22 6 13 1 3 8 1

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 20 37 18 38 14 16 18 26 6 13
Earnings 22 32 19 38 9 17 15 28 1 14
  Wages and Salary 21 32 19 35 9 14 15 28 1 14
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 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 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 0 0 0 0 1 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. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 21 34 20 38 9 18 15 28 1 14
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
22 34 20 40 9 20 15 26 2 13
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 1 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 0 3 0 1 1 2 1 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 1 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 6 25 15 19 2 19 3 8 4 9
Earnings 10 28 12 10 1 18 2 5 4 7
  Wages and Salary 9 28 12 12 1 18 2 5 3 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 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 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 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 3 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 10 28 12 10 1 18 2 5 4 7
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 28 14 12 2 19 2 6 4 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 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
0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 0 6 3 4 3 2 1 5 2 0
Earnings 2 7 2 4 2 2 1 8 2 0
  Wages and Salary 2 7 2 3 2 2 1 8 2 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 2 7 2 4 2 2 1 8 2 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 7 2 4 2 2 1 8 2 0
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 4 46 26,589 1,147 37,763 1,972 0.495 0.0378 1,430
Earnings 2 39 31,766 1,204 43,431 2,331 0.438 0.0437 1,430
  Wages and Salary 2 36 32,952 2,195 43,728 2,046 0.403 0.0438 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 (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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 2 1,632 106 4,009 850 0.660 0.1368 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,453 97 2,310 691 0.554 0.2392 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,759 199 3,303 872 0.568 0.1773 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 2 39 29,742 1,433 40,024 2,145 0.463 0.0418 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 39 29,834 1,409 39,893 2,075 0.462 0.0411 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 10,255 852 14,610 1,705 0.439 0.1031 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 9,018 699 11,303 974 0.426 0.0771 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,565 537 9,699 636 0.288 0.0811 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

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