Total Money Income of Aged Units

,
Excluding Social Security
Table 4.1
Aged units and Social Security beneficiaries, by age, marital status, and sex of nonmarried persons
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Men
65 or
older

55-61

Women

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

All units
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

None
Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

6.6
1.9
1.3
0.8
1.1
0.9

10.7
3.1
2.4
2.7
1.8
1.3

19.7
10.0
4.8
3.9
3.3
2.9

1.7
1.2
0.5
0.4
0.5
0.5

4.4
2.4
1.0
0.8
0.7
0.5

10.6
6.0
3.5
2.2
2.3
2.0

12.7
2.7
2.3
1.4
2.0
1.4

17.9
3.9
4.0
4.8
3.1
2.2

26.0
12.7
5.7
5.1
3.9
3.4

12.5
2.5
2.0
1.3
1.9
0.9

19.0
2.9
2.4
3.9
2.4
2.9

24.8
9.2
3.4
3.5
3.7
2.8

12.8
2.9
2.6
1.4
2.0
1.7

17.3
4.4
4.8
5.2
3.5
1.9

26.4
14.0
6.5
5.7
4.0
3.6

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

0.7
2.5
0.8
1.2
0.9

1.5
2.2
2.0
1.8
1.3

3.0
2.9
2.9
2.6
2.4

0.3
0.7
0.1
0.6
0.5

0.6
1.5
0.9
1.0
0.8

2.8
2.3
2.8
2.3
2.5

1.3
4.7
1.7
1.8
1.4

2.4
2.9
3.3
2.8
2.0

3.2
3.4
2.9
2.9
2.3

0.8
3.4
1.6
1.0
1.2

1.8
2.4
3.8
0.7
1.1

3.1
3.4
2.6
3.1
2.2

1.7
5.5
1.8
2.3
1.6

2.8
3.2
3.1
3.8
2.4

3.2
3.3
3.1
2.8
2.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.2
0.6
1.3
1.0
0.8

1.9
1.2
1.6
1.3
1.6

2.3
1.7
2.0
1.8
1.8

0.4
0.3
0.7
0.7
0.4

1.4
0.8
1.2
0.9
1.0

1.9
2.0
2.0
2.1
2.3

2.1
1.0
2.2
1.4
1.2

2.6
1.6
2.1
1.8
2.2

2.6
1.6
1.9
1.6
1.4

2.5
0.7
1.8
0.6
0.8

3.4
1.9
1.3
0.7
2.9

2.4
1.4
2.7
1.4
2.0

1.9
1.1
2.4
1.9
1.4

2.2
1.4
2.5
2.4
1.9

2.6
1.6
1.6
1.7
1.2

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

6.1
5.2
5.3
5.8
5.0

6.9
5.7
6.1
6.1
4.4

6.6
4.6
3.5
2.8
2.2

3.9
3.6
4.2
5.4
4.8

5.4
6.7
7.5
7.2
5.1

8.1
6.6
5.5
4.4
3.6

8.8
7.2
6.7
6.2
5.2

8.6
4.7
4.6
4.7
3.7

5.5
3.1
2.1
1.8
1.2

9.9
7.0
5.9
6.3
4.9

8.5
4.5
6.1
6.7
4.3

6.7
3.7
3.6
2.8
1.4

8.1
7.3
7.3
6.1
5.4

8.7
4.7
3.9
3.7
3.4

5.1
2.9
1.5
1.4
1.1

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

4.6
4.1
4.2
3.2
3.4

3.2
3.6
2.7
2.7
2.3

1.7
1.1
0.9
1.0
0.9

4.7
5.2
5.2
4.2
4.4

3.8
4.3
3.5
3.6
3.5

2.7
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.3

4.5
2.7
3.0
2.1
2.1

2.6
2.7
1.8
1.7
0.9

1.0
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.6

3.6
3.0
3.6
2.5
3.3

2.8
3.6
2.2
2.2
0.7

2.0
1.0
0.7
0.6
1.0

5.1
2.5
2.5
1.8
1.4

2.5
2.2
1.7
1.5
1.1

0.7
0.5
0.3
0.5
0.4

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 63

Total Money Income of Aged Units,
Excluding Social Security
Table 4.1
Continued
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

Married couples
65 or
older

62-64

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

Men

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

Women

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

All units (cont.)
3.5
2.7
9.8
8.2
2.4
2.9

1.6
1.8
5.3
5.1
2.0
2.1

0.9
0.6
2.2
1.9
0.6
0.6

4.8
3.5
14.6
13.4
4.0
4.8

2.4
2.6
8.7
8.8
3.3
3.8

1.7
1.1
4.1
3.7
1.3
1.1

1.9
1.7
3.9
1.8
0.4
0.5

0.6
0.8
1.5
0.9
0.3
0.1

0.4
0.2
1.0
0.6
0.2
0.2

2.5
2.4
5.3
2.7
0.9
0.8

0.3
0.7
1.8
1.4
0.4
0.4

0.4
0.3
2.2
1.0
0.3
0.6

1.6
1.3
2.9
1.2
0.1
0.4

0.8
0.9
1.3
0.6
0.3
0

0.4
0.2
0.5
0.4
0.1
0

Median income (dollars)

38,826

24,036

6,730

58,943

38,410

15,160

19,454

10,026

3,034

22,399

12,834

5,809

17,464

8,795

2,489

Number (thousands)

12,430

4,049

25,230

6,903

2,170

10,300

5,527

1,880

14,930

2,148

631

3,933

3,378

1,249

10,997

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

Beneficiary
Total percent

a

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

26.8
6.8
4.2
3.1
3.2
2.5

15.2
5.0
3.7
4.2
2.4
2.0

19.7
10.5
5.1
4.1
3.3
2.9

8.9
4.3
1.3
1.7
1.9
2.7

6.7
3.4
1.3
1.4
1.3
1.0

10.8
6.2
3.7
2.2
2.4
2.1

44.6
9.4
7.0
4.6
4.4
2.4

25.1
6.9
6.4
7.4
3.7
3.2

26.0
13.6
6.1
5.4
4.0
3.5

51.6
9.0
5.3
6.6
4.7
0

29.1
5.1
4.2
7.5
3.4
4.6

24.7
10.0
3.6
3.6
4.1
3.1

41.4
9.5
7.8
3.7
4.3
3.4

23.2
7.6
7.3
7.3
3.8
2.6

26.4
14.8
7.0
6.0
3.9
3.7

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

1.5
3.9
0.9
1.9
2.2

2.1
1.6
2.5
2.4
1.8

3.2
2.8
2.9
2.5
2.4

1.8
2.6
0
1.8
1.3

1.2
2.0
1.0
1.6
0.7

3.0
2.5
2.9
2.4
2.5

1.3
5.1
1.9
2.1
3.1

3.1
1.2
4.2
3.5
3.2

3.3
3.0
2.8
2.7
2.2

0.4
6.9
2.6
2.3
0.5

1.7
1.6
4.0
0.8
2.2

3.3
3.5
2.7
3.3
2.0

1.7
4.3
1.6
2.0
4.3

3.7
1.1
4.3
4.7
3.6

3.2
2.8
2.9
2.4
2.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.8
1.4
1.7
1.6
0.5

2.3
1.3
2.4
1.2
1.8

2.3
1.8
1.9
1.9
1.7

1.6
1.3
1.9
1.6
0.6

2.1
1.1
1.7
0.7
1.4

1.8
2.1
2.0
2.2
2.2

2.0
1.5
1.5
1.7
0.4

2.4
1.6
3.3
1.7
2.1

2.7
1.6
1.9
1.6
1.4

1.0
0
0
1.9
0

1.9
1.3
2.6
0
2.6

2.3
1.4
2.7
1.5
2.0

2.4
2.1
2.2
1.6
0.5

2.6
1.7
3.6
2.4
1.9

2.8
1.7
1.6
1.7
1.2

None
Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

(Continued)

64 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units,
Excluding Social Security
Table 4.1
Continued
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

Men

62-64

Beneficiary

a

65 or
older

Women

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

(cont.)

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

6.1
4.8
3.3
4.1
2.4

7.1
5.2
6.3
5.4
4.0

6.7
4.6
3.4
2.5
2.0

9.7
8.5
6.5
7.6
4.7

7.5
7.3
9.6
7.8
6.2

8.3
6.7
5.5
4.2
3.5

2.6
1.2
0.1
0.6
0.1

6.5
2.8
2.4
2.6
1.4

5.5
3.1
2.0
1.3
1.0

1.5
2.3
0.4
0
0.4

7.0
3.0
3.4
6.5
0

6.7
3.7
3.4
1.7
1.0

3.1
0.8
0
0.9
0

6.2
2.7
1.9
0.7
2.0

5.1
2.9
1.5
1.2
1.0

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

1.9
1.8
2.4
1.1
1.7

2.5
2.4
1.9
1.5
1.2

1.6
1.1
0.8
0.9
0.8

3.1
3.3
4.5
2.1
3.3

3.6
4.2
3.5
2.6
1.9

2.7
1.8
1.5
1.5
1.2

0.8
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.1

1.2
0.4
0
0.2
0.4

0.9
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.6

0.8
0
0
0.2
0.2

1.5
1.0
0
0
1.4

1.8
1.1
0.6
0.5
1.1

0.8
0.4
0.3
0
0

1.1
0.2
0
0.3
0

0.5
0.4
0.3
0.5
0.4

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

1.0
0.7
1.9
1.7
0.9
0

1.0
1.1
5.0
1.9
0.8
1.0

0.9
0.5
2.2
1.7
0.6
0.5

1.7
1.4
3.8
2.7
1.9
0

1.9
1.5
7.3
3.4
1.4
1.8

1.6
0.9
4.0
3.3
1.1
1.0

0.3
0
0
0.8
0
0

0
0.6
2.2
0.2
0.2
0

0.4
0.3
1.0
0.6
0.2
0.1

0.5
0
0
1.2
0
0

0
0
2.7
0.7
0
0

0.5
0.4
2.2
1.1
0.3
0.4

0.2
0
0
0.6
0
0

0
0.8
1.9
0
0.3
0

0.4
0.2
0.6
0.4
0.1
0

Median income (dollars)

6,371

13,832

6,280

23,016

28,307

14,492

349

3,991

2,727

0

3,920

5,223

951

4,070

2,312

Number (thousands)

1,581

2,146

22,808

789

1,154

9,429

792

992

13,378

243

311

3,473

549

681

9,905

NOTE: See Table 3.2 for total income of nonbeneficiaries.
a. Social Security beneficiaries may be receiving retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 65

Total Money Income of Aged Units,
Excluding Earnings
Table 4.2
By Social Security beneficiary status, age, marital status, and sex of nonmarried persons
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

Married couples
65 or
older

62-64

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Men
65 or
older

55-61

Women

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

All units
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

22.5
19.9
6.1
4.3
3.8
2.6

13.0
11.3
2.8
3.1
2.8
2.5

3.1
1.0
0.5
0.7
1.0
1.4

15.8
22.2
7.0
4.9
4.5
2.6

8.9
12.2
2.8
2.8
3.1
1.3

2.2
1.0
0.5
0.3
0.4
0.5

30.8
16.9
5.0
3.5
2.9
2.5

17.7
10.4
2.8
3.4
2.3
4.0

3.8
0.9
0.5
1.0
1.4
2.0

36.1
14.9
4.5
3.2
2.6
2.1

23.5
9.1
1.4
4.1
2.5
4.8

5.2
0.6
0.8
1.0
1.1
1.2

27.4
18.2
5.3
3.7
3.1
2.8

14.8
11.0
3.6
3.0
2.2
3.5

3.3
1.1
0.4
1.0
1.5
2.3

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

2.5
4.3
2.9
2.4
2.0

3.2
4.3
4.3
3.0
2.6

1.9
4.3
4.6
4.6
4.1

2.4
2.5
2.5
1.8
1.8

2.5
3.1
2.2
2.4
2.2

0.6
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.3

2.7
6.5
3.3
3.2
2.2

4.0
5.6
6.7
3.8
3.1

2.8
6.5
7.0
7.0
5.9

1.9
4.5
2.2
2.4
2.2

3.6
4.4
4.4
2.5
2.2

2.1
4.5
5.6
5.0
5.5

3.2
7.7
4.0
3.7
2.2

4.2
6.2
7.9
4.5
3.6

3.0
7.2
7.5
7.7
6.1

10,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999

7.8
4.5
3.6
2.0
1.6

13.4
7.4
6.1
4.6
2.4

20.2
13.8
10.1
7.4
5.3

8.2
5.0
4.1
2.7
2.0

12.1
8.1
6.4
6.3
3.4

12.1
15.2
13.4
11.2
9.1

7.3
3.8
2.9
1.1
1.0

15.0
6.5
5.9
2.6
1.3

25.7
12.8
7.9
4.7
2.7

7.4
4.1
3.7
1.3
1.2

14.0
6.7
3.8
3.5
1.6

22.6
13.1
10.9
6.6
3.0

7.3
3.6
2.4
1.0
0.8

15.4
6.4
6.9
2.2
1.2

26.9
12.8
6.8
4.1
2.6

35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

1.1
1.2
0.7
4.5

2.1
2.4
1.1
7.5

3.5
2.2
1.8
8.5

1.5
1.6
0.9
5.9

3.0
3.3
1.8
12.1

6.3
4.1
3.6
14.8

0.6
0.7
0.4
2.7

1.1
1.4
0.2
2.1

1.5
0.9
0.7
4.1

0.6
0.7
0.6
3.7

2.1
2.3
0.4
3.1

2.0
1.5
0.8
6.7

0.6
0.7
0.3
2.0

0.6
0.9
0.2
1.6

1.4
0.6
0.6
3.2

2,315

8,897

15,857

2,965

12,659

24,626

1,261

6,880

11,722

847

6,351

13,477

1,692

7,008

11,240

12,430

4,049

25,230

6,903

2,170

10,300

5,527

1,880

14,930

2,148

631

3,933

3,378

1,249

10,997

None
Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

(Continued)

66 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units,
Excluding Earnings
Table 4.2
Continued
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Beneficiary
Total percent

Men
65 or
older

55-61

Women

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

a

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

0.9
0.7
1.1
0.9
2.3

1.1
0.7
2.1
1.9
2.9

0.2
0.2
0.5
0.7
1.2

0.6
0.6
0.9
1.0
1.7

0.2
0.2
1.6
2.0
1.3

0.1
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.3

1.3
0.9
1.2
0.8
3.0

2.1
1.2
2.6
1.9
4.7

0.2
0.2
0.7
1.1
1.9

1.1
0
0.8
0.5
0

0.6
0.2
4.0
2.1
7.1

0.1
0.5
0.8
1.2
1.2

1.3
1.3
1.4
1.0
4.3

2.7
1.7
2.0
1.7
3.7

0.3
0.2
0.7
1.1
2.1

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

5.0
9.4
9.2
7.7
6.4

3.4
4.9
6.9
3.8
3.6

1.9
4.3
4.7
4.7
4.2

3.1
4.9
7.5
4.8
4.4

2.6
3.7
3.2
2.8
2.0

0.5
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.3

6.8
13.8
10.9
10.6
8.5

4.4
6.2
11.1
5.0
5.5

2.9
6.6
7.3
7.3
6.3

4.4
14.7
9.4
10.3
7.0

4.0
6.5
7.8
3.7
4.4

2.2
4.7
6.0
5.3
5.7

7.8
13.4
11.6
10.8
9.2

4.6
6.1
12.7
5.7
6.0

3.1
7.2
7.8
8.0
6.5

10,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999

24.9
10.5
8.3
2.6
2.4

21.3
11.0
9.1
6.6
3.1

21.4
14.8
10.9
7.9
5.5

25.1
13.4
12.1
3.3
3.8

19.0
12.0
9.2
8.4
4.7

12.4
16.0
14.1
11.8
9.6

24.7
7.7
4.5
2.0
1.0

23.9
9.9
8.9
4.5
1.2

27.8
13.9
8.6
5.1
2.6

36.5
9.0
1.4
1.4
1.5

25.3
10.7
5.5
6.5
0.8

24.5
14.2
12.1
7.1
2.8

19.5
7.2
5.9
2.3
0.8

23.3
9.5
10.4
3.6
1.3

29.0
13.8
7.4
4.4
2.5

35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

1.6
1.5
0.4
4.1

2.7
3.4
1.8
9.8

3.7
2.3
2.0
8.9

3.1
2.6
0.4
6.7

4.2
4.5
3.0
15.4

6.7
4.3
3.9
15.4

0.1
0.4
0.3
1.4

1.0
2.1
0.5
3.3

1.5
0.9
0.7
4.3

0.3
0
0
1.6

2.5
3.1
0.8
4.4

2.0
1.6
0.9
7.1

0
0.5
0.5
1.4

0.3
1.7
0.3
2.9

1.4
0.6
0.6
3.4

11,315

14,265

16,823

13,786

19,932

25,717

9,163

11,245

12,326

10,296

11,913

14,560

8,824

10,659

11,805

1,581

2,146

22,808

789

1,154

9,429

792

992

13,378

243

311

3,473

549

681

9,905

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 67

Total Money Income of Aged Units,
Excluding Earnings
Table 4.2
Continued
Nonmarried persons
Total
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Women

Men
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

Nonbeneficiary
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

25.8
22.6
6.9
4.7
4.2
2.6

27.7
22.9
5.3
4.2
3.7
2.1

32.6
8.4
3.2
3.1
3.3
3.0

17.9
25.0
7.8
5.4
4.9
2.7

19.1
25.7
5.9
4.1
4.5
1.3

25.6
10.9
4.2
2.6
2.2
3.0

36.0
19.5
5.7
3.9
3.2
2.5

37.6
19.7
4.6
4.2
2.8
3.1

36.5
7.0
2.6
3.4
4.0
3.0

40.7
16.6
5.1
3.5
2.8
2.4

46.5
17.4
2.5
4.2
2.8
2.7

44.7
4.4
3.4
2.7
0.5
1.3

32.8
21.5
6.0
4.1
3.5
2.5

32.6
20.9
5.8
4.3
2.8
3.4

33.0
8.1
2.3
3.7
5.4
3.7

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

2.2
3.5
2.0
1.6
1.4

2.9
3.6
1.5
2.1
1.5

2.0
4.9
3.7
3.9
2.4

2.3
2.2
1.9
1.4
1.5

2.3
2.4
1.2
1.9
2.4

1.8
2.4
2.5
2.9
2.1

2.0
5.2
2.0
1.9
1.2

3.6
5.0
1.8
2.4
0.5

2.0
6.2
4.3
4.4
2.6

1.6
3.2
1.3
1.3
1.6

3.2
2.4
1.0
1.3
0

1.5
3.2
2.6
2.4
3.7

2.3
6.6
2.6
2.3
0.9

3.8
6.5
2.2
3.0
0.7

2.2
7.5
5.1
5.2
2.1

10,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999

5.3
3.6
2.9
1.9
1.4

4.6
3.2
2.8
2.4
1.7

8.4
4.5
3.3
2.7
3.4

6.1
4.0
3.1
2.6
1.8

4.3
3.6
3.1
3.9
1.9

9.1
6.4
5.4
4.5
3.0

4.4
3.1
2.6
1.0
1.0

4.9
2.8
2.5
0.6
1.5

7.9
3.4
2.0
1.7
3.7

3.7
3.5
4.0
1.3
1.1

3.0
2.8
2.1
0.6
2.4

8.8
4.6
1.8
2.8
4.5

4.9
2.8
1.7
0.7
0.9

6.0
2.7
2.7
0.6
1.0

7.5
2.9
2.2
1.3
3.3

35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

1.0
1.2
0.7
4.5

1.4
1.3
0.3
4.9

1.5
0.9
0.6
4.4

1.3
1.5
1.0
5.8

1.6
1.9
0.5
8.5

1.5
1.2
0.4
8.2

0.7
0.8
0.4
2.9

1.2
0.5
0
0.7

1.5
0.8
0.7
2.2

0.7
0.8
0.6
4.0

1.7
1.4
0
1.9

1.7
1.0
0.1
4.1

0.8
0.7
0.3
2.1

0.9
0
0
0

1.5
0.6
0.9
1.4

1,113

939

3,825

1,819

1,902

5,702

470

218

3,030

218

31

1,292

573

547

3,713

10,849

1,903

2,422

6,115

1,016

871

4,735

887

1,551

1,905

319

459

2,829

568

1,092

None
Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Social Security beneficiaries may be receiving retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

68 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Units 65 or Older,
Excluding Social Security
Table 4.3
By quintiles of Social Security benefits and marital status
All units

Married couples

Nonmarried persons

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

None
Loss or 1–999
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

27.3
11.4
6.6
6.6
3.9
3.1
2.7
2.5
2.4
1.5
2.1

29.9
12.4
6.2
4.1
2.5
3.3
4.2
2.5
2.2
2.3
1.3

19.0
13.3
4.9
4.3
4.6
3.5
2.5
3.1
4.0
2.4
2.9

13.8
8.9
4.7
3.9
3.1
2.5
3.7
2.5
2.4
4.0
2.4

9.0
6.2
3.4
1.5
2.2
2.3
3.0
3.1
3.0
2.5
2.9

11.1
4.9
3.5
1.5
1.8
1.9
2.4
2.2
3.6
1.2
1.2

15.7
7.7
4.5
3.6
3.0
1.3
2.4
1.7
2.5
2.5
1.6

10.9
6.9
4.0
3.4
3.2
3.2
4.3
2.3
2.6
2.8
3.8

8.1
6.1
2.4
1.8
2.5
2.3
4.0
2.8
3.9
2.3
3.2

8.4
5.5
4.1
0.9
1.6
1.9
2.1
3.4
1.9
2.9
2.9

26.3
11.4
7.8
8.9
4.8
3.9
2.8
2.5
2.6
1.7
1.9

37.2
14.6
6.5
4.3
3.0
2.7
3.9
2.6
1.7
1.6
2.0

30.2
14.9
6.3
4.6
2.8
4.2
3.9
3.1
2.4
2.7
2.2

19.3
16.0
5.0
5.2
5.0
3.8
2.2
3.8
4.5
2.8
3.4

16.0
10.8
5.1
4.1
4.4
3.0
3.4
2.8
3.1
4.4
1.7

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

1.5
1.3
1.5
1.7
1.3
5.7
3.5
2.5
1.5
1.5

2.7
1.1
1.3
1.4
1.9
6.0
3.7
2.5
1.5
1.4

2.7
1.8
2.3
2.0
1.3
6.4
4.1
2.7
2.3
1.8

2.2
2.4
2.4
1.8
2.2
7.1
5.4
4.3
3.3
2.5

2.6
2.4
2.1
2.4
2.2
8.1
6.2
5.3
3.9
2.9

0.6
0.6
1.8
2.6
1.7
10.0
9.2
6.0
4.6
4.4

1.7
3.0
1.7
0.8
1.7
6.6
5.0
6.9
5.3
3.4

2.0
2.5
2.3
3.1
2.5
7.8
5.9
4.3
3.4
3.5

3.1
2.5
3.0
2.9
2.5
9.5
6.8
5.5
4.1
2.9

1.7
1.8
1.4
1.7
2.5
7.3
6.7
4.9
3.6
3.3

1.7
1.9
1.5
1.8
1.1
5.5
3.0
2.0
0.9
0.8

1.9
1.2
1.4
0.9
1.4
4.6
2.2
1.3
0.9
0.9

3.5
1.0
1.3
1.0
1.6
5.2
2.8
1.3
1.2
0.8

3.4
2.0
2.9
2.0
1.1
5.3
3.3
2.3
1.0
1.2

2.9
2.0
2.3
2.6
1.9
7.0
4.1
3.1
2.6
1.1

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

1.4
1.1
0.3
0.9
0.6
0.5
0.8
1.2
0.8
0.3
0.1

1.0
0.3
0.4
0.6
0.8
0.6
0.4
0.9
0.7
0.1
0

1.0
0.9
0.6
0.6
0.8
0.5
0.4
1.7
1.0
0.3
0.3

2.2
1.0
1.4
1.2
1.0
1.2
0.2
2.8
1.9
0.8
0.5

2.5
2.1
1.7
1.3
1.1
1.7
1.0
4.6
4.2
1.3
1.3

3.1
2.3
1.4
2.3
1.9
2.3
1.5
4.4
2.6
1.1
0.5

2.8
1.5
1.8
0.9
1.5
1.6
0.9
2.4
2.9
0.9
0.4

2.3
1.0
0.8
1.6
0.6
1.2
0.5
3.2
2.2
0.7
1.1

1.7
2.6
1.7
1.0
0.9
1.4
0.6
3.1
2.5
1.5
1.0

3.5
1.8
1.7
1.8
1.2
1.5
1.1
7.0
6.3
1.5
1.8

1.0
1.0
0.3
0.6
0.3
0.1
0.4
0.8
0.5
0
0.1

0.6
0.2
0
0.3
0.5
0.5
0.2
0.3
0.5
0
0

0.4
0.5
0.2
0.4
0.4
0.2
0.4
0.2
0
0.2
0

0.8
0.1
0.3
0.3
0.3
0
0.1
1.5
0.6
0.1
0.1

1.5
1.0
1.2
0.7
1.4
1.1
0.3
2.2
1.3
0.6
0.3

Median income (dollars)

2,622

2,271

5,089

9,176

14,604

18,384

11,598

11,265

13,611

18,068

2,477

753

1,782

3,899

7,000

Number (thousands)

4,555

4,188

5,196

4,313

4,556

1,923

1,803

1,891

1,943

1,870

2,526

2,831

2,718

2,635

2,669

Income (dollars)
Total percent

NOTE: Social Security includes retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits. Social Security quintile limits are $7,415, $10,003,
$12,731, and $17,210 for all units; $11,387, $14,867, $17,772, and $21,077 for married couples; and $6,439, $8,449, $10,163, and $12,319 for nonmarried persons.

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 69