Earnings Income of Aged Units

Table 5.B1
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by age, 2004
Aged 65 or older
Earnings (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

1.5
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.7

2.3
0.5
1.1
1.8
0.9

7.1
2.6
2.7
3.4
2.8

4.8
1.5
2.1
2.7
1.9

7.2
2.9
3.6
4.3
3.6

12.4
4.7
3.4
2.9
3.2

10.4
3.9
2.5
5.1
4.9

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

0.8
0.7
0.6
0.8
0.8

1.7
1.0
0.9
1.2
1.3

3.1
2.4
2.2
2.5
1.7

2.4
1.8
2.1
1.5
1.3

4.1
1.9
1.9
3.5
2.0

2.8
4.8
1.8
4.1
2.4

4.7
3.4
4.5
2.4
2.0

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

1.4
0.8
1.5
0.6
0.7

1.7
1.2
2.4
1.2
1.4

4.0
1.6
3.4
1.3
1.1

3.7
1.5
3.1
0.6
1.1

4.0
1.5
3.6
1.6
1.4

4.2
2.1
3.4
2.1
0.6

5.0
1.1
4.1
2.5
1.2

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

5.6
6.9
6.0
6.4
5.0

6.3
7.4
6.6
5.2
5.3

7.6
7.6
4.7
5.5
4.0

8.1
8.8
5.1
6.0
4.8

7.2
7.5
4.2
5.5
2.9

7.3
5.3
4.4
5.1
3.0

6.0
5.4
4.7
3.9
4.0

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

5.6
4.5
4.5
3.5
4.4

5.7
4.5
4.6
3.6
3.7

4.0
2.9
2.9
1.8
1.8

5.1
3.8
3.9
2.2
1.9

3.6
2.5
2.2
1.4
1.9

2.4
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.5

1.9
1.1
1.3
1.2
1.5

3.2
3.2
11.3
10.8
3.3
3.2

2.5
2.5
9.3
6.5
3.1
2.9

1.2
2.1
5.3
3.7
1.2
1.9

1.7
2.0
6.4
4.2
1.7
2.3

0.7
3.1
4.2
3.5
0.7
1.8

0.8
1.2
3.5
3.7
0.8
0.9

1.2
1.6
6.0
1.3
0.1
0.8

Median income (dollars)

46,560

37,900

20,000

25,000

16,000

12,000

12,000

Number (thousands)

12,822

3,220

6,324

3,144

1,695

953

532

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

84 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Earnings Income of Aged Units
Table 5.B2
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004
Nonmarried persons
Married couples
Earnings (dollars)

Total

Men

Women

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

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

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

1.1
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.2

1.5
0.1
0.7
1.5
0.7

6.4
2.3
2.3
3.2
2.4

2.1
0.8
0.9
0.8
1.4

3.7
1.3
1.7
2.4
1.3

8.2
3.2
3.4
3.7
3.6

2.7
0.1
0.4
0.5
0.7

3.0
1.5
0.2
4.5
0.8

8.0
1.8
1.4
1.5
4.2

1.8
1.2
1.2
1.0
1.9

4.1
1.1
2.5
1.4
1.5

8.3
3.8
4.4
4.8
3.3

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

0.4
0.3
0.2
0.8
0.3

1.3
0.1
0.8
0.6
0.9

3.0
2.3
2.0
1.9
1.4

1.5
1.4
1.3
0.9
1.5

2.4
2.5
1.1
2.3
2.1

3.4
2.6
2.5
3.5
2.3

1.2
0.8
0.9
0.9
1.4

2.3
2.6
0.7
2.7
2.1

2.8
1.6
2.4
3.5
1.5

1.6
1.8
1.5
0.9
1.6

2.4
2.5
1.3
2.1
2.1

3.7
3.2
2.6
3.6
2.7

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

0.7
0.5
0.7
0.4
0.6

1.2
0.5
1.5
0.7
1.2

2.9
1.2
3.1
1.2
1.0

2.6
1.2
2.8
0.8
1.0

2.7
2.4
4.1
2.1
1.7

5.8
2.1
3.8
1.4
1.3

3.0
1.3
1.9
0.8
1.2

2.9
1.7
3.9
0.5
1.6

5.4
2.1
5.6
0.6
0.9

2.3
1.1
3.4
0.8
0.9

2.6
2.8
4.2
3.0
1.8

6.0
2.2
2.9
1.8
1.5

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

3.1
4.1
3.8
4.9
3.8

5.2
5.8
4.9
5.2
5.0

6.6
7.1
4.5
5.1
4.4

9.5
11.4
9.5
8.9
7.0

8.5
10.4
9.8
5.2
5.9

9.2
8.5
5.0
6.2
3.2

8.4
10.5
9.4
8.6
6.9

7.4
6.9
12.2
5.7
6.3

5.9
8.3
4.3
6.3
3.1

10.3
11.9
9.6
9.0
7.0

9.1
12.2
8.6
5.0
5.7

11.0
8.5
5.3
6.2
3.2

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

5.0
4.4
4.9
4.3
4.9

6.2
4.8
4.9
4.0
5.0

4.2
3.8
3.1
2.2
2.1

6.4
4.8
3.9
2.3
3.4

4.5
3.9
4.1
2.8
1.3

3.6
1.4
2.6
1.1
1.4

6.8
4.9
4.1
2.3
4.0

3.1
3.8
2.5
2.5
1.4

6.7
2.2
3.4
1.6
2.9

6.2
4.7
3.8
2.3
3.1

5.3
3.9
4.9
3.0
1.2

2.1
1.0
2.2
0.9
0.6

3.9
4.3
15.4
16.0
4.9
4.6

2.8
3.3
12.4
8.8
4.4
4.0

1.6
2.4
6.9
5.1
1.5
2.5

2.0
1.4
4.6
2.4
0.7
0.9

1.9
1.0
3.4
2.1
0.7
0.6

0.5
1.6
2.4
1.2
0.5
0.6

2.0
1.3
6.5
4.0
1.1
1.2

2.3
1.2
7.8
3.7
0.6
1.8

1.2
1.4
4.1
3.0
1.4
0.8

1.9
1.4
3.4
1.4
0.5
0.7

1.7
0.9
1.0
1.3
0.7
0

0.2
1.7
1.6
0.3
0
0.6

63,000

49,000

24,576

28,600

23,920

14,000

30,000

26,000

20,000

26,400

21,000

12,000

7,957

2,116

4,031

4,865

1,104

2,292

1,879

382

767

2,986

723

1,526

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 85

Earnings Income of Aged Units
Table 5.B3
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by Social Security beneficiary status and age, 2004
Beneficiary
Earnings (dollars)

a

Nonbeneficiary

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

3.7
2.0
1.2
1.8
1.1

5.2
1.1
2.9
2.5
1.8

7.9
3.0
3.2
3.8
3.0

1.3
0.5
0.5
0.4
0.6

0.9
0.2
0.2
1.4
0.4

2.7
0.6
0.3
1.3
1.9

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

2.2
1.8
0.6
2.8
2.3

3.8
1.1
1.8
2.3
3.4

3.4
2.8
2.5
2.8
1.9

0.7
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.6

0.6
0.9
0.4
0.6
0.3

1.6
0.7
0.8
1.0
0.7

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

2.8
2.3
3.7
0.9
1.5

2.8
1.7
4.2
2.0
2.2

4.2
1.6
3.7
1.4
1.2

1.3
0.6
1.3
0.6
0.7

1.2
0.9
1.5
0.8
1.0

2.9
1.6
2.0
0.5
0.5

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

8.4
9.7
6.6
9.1
5.3

8.3
8.0
6.7
5.0
4.5

7.8
7.3
4.6
5.0
3.5

5.4
6.7
5.9
6.2
5.0

5.4
7.1
6.5
5.3
5.8

6.3
9.1
5.0
8.2
6.0

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

3.7
3.5
3.8
3.6
2.1

3.6
3.5
2.5
1.7
2.6

3.5
2.9
2.6
1.5
1.7

5.7
4.6
4.6
3.5
4.5

6.7
4.9
5.6
4.5
4.3

6.7
3.1
4.4
3.3
2.3

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

2.5
1.9
4.3
2.4
1.4
0.8

1.7
1.8
6.4
2.1
0.6
2.1

1.2
1.8
4.5
3.0
0.9
1.7

3.3
3.3
11.8
11.5
3.5
3.4

2.9
2.8
10.7
8.7
4.3
3.3

1.6
3.7
9.3
6.9
2.4
2.6

25,000

20,500

16,193

48,500

46,000

35,000

871

1,064

5,245

11,950

2,156

1,078

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.

86 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Earnings Income of Units 65 or Older
Table 5.B4
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by race, Hispanic origin, and marital status, 2004
White alone
Earnings (dollars)

All units Married couples

Hispanic origin a

Black alone
Nonmarried
persons

All units Married couples

Nonmarried
persons

All units Married couples

Nonmarried
persons

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

7.6
2.5
2.8
3.4
3.1

6.8
2.4
2.5
3.4
2.6

9.0
2.8
3.5
3.5
4.0

3.5
3.4
2.8
3.1
1.1

3.0
2.0
1.6
1.0
0.5

3.9
4.6
3.8
5.0
1.6

3.5
0.5
1.9
3.8
2.6

3.5
0.7
1.7
4.1
3.2

3.5
0
2.3
3.3
1.8

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

3.2
2.3
2.0
2.5
1.7

3.1
2.3
1.9
1.8
1.4

3.5
2.3
2.2
3.9
2.2

1.5
3.0
4.1
2.3
1.7

1.2
2.1
3.5
3.2
0.7

1.7
3.7
4.6
1.5
2.7

1.4
1.3
2.7
1.3
1.6

0.4
2.1
1.5
1.7
2.7

3.0
0
4.6
0.8
0

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

3.8
1.4
3.3
1.2
0.9

2.9
1.2
3.2
1.1
0.7

5.4
1.6
3.5
1.6
1.2

5.4
2.9
3.6
1.7
2.2

3.0
0.4
3.3
2.9
3.1

7.7
5.1
3.8
0.5
1.3

5.7
1.7
6.6
0.9
2.4

5.3
2.0
3.4
0.8
1.9

6.4
1.3
11.6
1.1
3.3

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

7.5
7.6
4.8
5.3
3.9

6.5
7.1
4.7
4.9
4.2

9.5
8.4
5.0
6.2
3.3

8.5
10.0
4.8
7.3
3.7

7.7
9.4
4.0
7.9
4.5

9.3
10.6
5.5
6.8
2.9

15.3
11.2
3.5
6.8
4.4

15.3
9.3
5.1
4.8
3.8

15.4
14.2
0.8
10.2
5.4

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

3.7
3.0
3.0
1.6
1.7

4.0
3.9
3.2
2.0
1.9

3.3
1.5
2.6
1.0
1.4

5.8
1.6
2.4
2.8
3.1

7.1
2.9
3.1
3.8
4.6

4.6
0.3
1.8
1.9
1.7

4.0
2.8
4.0
2.0
0.9

5.3
3.9
4.2
3.1
1.5

1.8
1.0
3.6
0.1
0

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

1.2
2.3
5.6
3.7
1.2
2.0

1.6
2.5
7.2
4.9
1.5
2.6

0.6
1.9
2.6
1.4
0.5
0.7

1.4
0.8
2.7
2.3
0.2
0.5

2.5
1.5
4.4
4.7
0
0.1

0.4
0
1.2
0
0.4
0.8

0
2.2
2.9
0.7
0.8
0.6

0
1.9
3.4
1.1
1.3
1.0

0
2.6
2.0
0
0
0

20,000

24,000

14,500

19,000

28,000

13,000

18,000

18,000

16,000

5,513

3,604

1,908

538

258

279

361

223

138

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 87

Earnings Income of Units 65 or Older
Table 5.B5
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and quintiles of total money income, 2004
All units
Earnings (dollars)

Married couples

Nonmarried persons

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

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

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

42.2
8.8
7.0
11.5
5.6

15.6
6.6
8.9
9.0
8.6

10.5
4.7
6.6
6.6
4.3

6.0
3.1
2.5
2.8
3.9

3.4
0.9
0.8
1.6
1.0

32.9
4.7
4.0
9.0
6.2

12.7
5.0
8.4
5.1
7.3

6.4
2.9
3.4
4.2
2.6

4.3
2.6
1.5
3.0
2.5

2.3
0.5
0.5
1.4
0.3

39.2
15.4
10.6
9.7
5.9

18.7
10.8
9.8
14.5
5.9

13.6
5.6
9.7
6.9
8.3

8.0
3.7
4.0
6.7
4.1

4.4
1.1
1.1
0.5
2.2

5.9
3.2
0.4
3.6
0.7

7.0
6.1
5.9
5.6
1.9

6.9
4.9
4.0
5.2
3.7

3.2
2.7
2.4
3.3
2.5

1.4
1.2
1.3
0.8
0.7

4.6
3.8
0.5
6.3
1.1

7.8
5.2
4.8
3.1
4.1

4.5
3.3
2.4
4.1
2.4

1.7
2.6
3.1
0.8
0.9

1.5
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.4

9.4
4.1
1.1
4.7
0

8.1
1.5
1.7
1.7
0

7.1
8.1
8.1
5.7
2.9

6.6
3.8
4.1
5.7
4.5

0.5
1.2
1.0
2.2
1.5

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

11.1
0
0
0
0

5.4
5.7
5.2
0.3
1.6

8.2
2.9
5.8
1.4
2.4

4.6
1.3
5.5
2.8
1.8

1.8
1.0
1.5
0.6
0.4

6.9
2.4
3.7
1.0
0.6

6.8
1.9
8.0
1.1
3.3

4.6
1.2
6.2
3.3
1.5

2.1
2.0
2.0
1.2
1.1

0.9
0.4
0.9
0.2
0.1

0
0
0
0
0

21.5
5.7
0
0
0

5.2
4.8
6.5
0
1.8

8.3
3.0
5.5
2.6
2.8

3.9
1.1
3.1
1.3
0.7

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

0
0
0
0
0

6.0
0.7
0
0
0

10.8
9.1
1.9
0
0

14.7
14.2
8.0
8.0
3.1

3.4
4.7
4.5
6.7
6.3

6.9
5.4
0
0
0

8.0
3.7
3.7
0
0

14.6
14.1
4.9
8.1
2.7

7.1
10.5
9.8
9.0
8.3

1.8
2.4
1.6
3.0
4.4

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

5.8
0
0
0
0

13.3
10.5
2.8
0
0

9.3
10.2
7.6
11.1
5.6

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

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

3.7
0
0
0
0

6.0
5.9
5.9
3.7
3.7

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

2.7
0.1
0
0
0

8.8
6.6
5.2
2.1
1.0

3.6
5.4
4.6
4.3
4.8

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

6.4
2.5
4.6
2.0
2.4

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

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

2.5
4.3
10.7
7.4
2.3
3.7

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0.4
0
0
0
0
0

4.0
6.4
18.4
13.5
4.1
6.7

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

1.0
2.9
4.3
2.1
0.9
1.2

1,400

5,000

8,000

15,000

45,000

3,900

6,500

13,500

25,000

67,190

1,300

3,500

5,500

9,600

27,000

206

337

890

1,758

3,133

224

430

773

1,083

1,521

86

102

226

591

1,287

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

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

NOTE: Quintile limits are $10,399, $16,363, $25,587, and $44,129 for all units; $20,258, $29,437, $42,129, and $68,299 for married couples; and $8,364, $12,000, $16,471, and $26,064 for
nonmarried persons.

88 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Earnings Income of Aged Persons
Table 5.B6
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex, marital status, and age, 2004
Total
Earnings (dollars)

55–61

Married

62–64

65 or older

55–61

Nonmarried

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

All persons
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

2.2
0.8
0.8
1.0
1.3

2.9
1.5
1.5
2.5
1.0

8.9
3.4
3.6
3.6
3.4

2.2
0.9
0.8
1.1
1.2

2.5
1.6
1.4
2.5
0.8

9.4
3.5
3.7
3.6
3.2

2.1
0.8
0.9
0.8
1.4

3.7
1.3
1.7
2.4
1.3

8.2
3.2
3.4
3.7
3.6

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

1.3
1.1
0.8
1.2
0.9

2.5
1.6
1.3
2.0
1.8

3.7
2.8
2.4
2.6
1.8

1.3
1.0
0.6
1.3
0.7

2.6
1.2
1.4
1.9
1.7

3.9
2.8
2.3
2.1
1.6

1.5
1.4
1.3
0.9
1.5

2.4
2.5
1.1
2.3
2.1

3.4
2.6
2.5
3.5
2.3

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

2.1
1.0
2.2
0.7
1.1

2.6
1.8
3.1
1.4
1.6

4.5
1.7
3.7
1.4
1.4

1.9
0.9
1.9
0.7
1.1

2.5
1.5
2.7
1.1
1.5

3.8
1.4
3.7
1.4
1.5

2.6
1.2
2.8
0.8
1.0

2.7
2.4
4.1
2.1
1.7

5.8
2.1
3.8
1.4
1.3

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

7.8
9.0
7.5
7.9
6.2

7.5
7.9
7.9
6.4
6.1

7.6
8.2
4.8
5.1
3.9

7.0
8.0
6.7
7.4
5.9

7.1
6.9
7.2
6.9
6.2

6.6
8.0
4.7
4.5
4.4

9.5
11.4
9.5
8.9
7.0

8.5
10.4
9.8
5.2
5.9

9.2
8.5
5.0
6.2
3.2

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

6.4
4.9
5.2
3.0
4.3

5.6
3.6
4.9
2.6
2.6

3.4
1.8
2.4
1.3
1.7

6.5
4.9
5.8
3.2
4.7

6.1
3.5
5.2
2.5
3.1

3.2
2.0
2.2
1.4
1.9

6.4
4.8
3.9
2.3
3.4

4.5
3.9
4.1
2.8
1.3

3.6
1.4
2.6
1.1
1.4

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

2.5
2.4
6.7
4.6
1.4
1.6

1.7
2.4
5.0
3.7
1.5
1.6

1.1
1.4
3.5
2.3
1.2
1.3

2.7
2.9
7.6
5.6
1.7
2.0

1.7
2.9
5.6
4.3
1.9
2.0

1.5
1.4
4.1
3.0
1.6
1.7

2.0
1.4
4.6
2.4
0.7
0.9

1.9
1.0
3.4
2.1
0.7
0.6

0.5
1.6
2.4
1.2
0.5
0.6

Median income (dollars)

34,000

27,000

15,000

36,000

30,000

15,680

28,600

23,920

14,000

Number (thousands)

15,889

3,761

6,348

11,024

2,656

4,056

4,865

1,104

2,292
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 89

Earnings Income of Aged Persons
Table 5.B6
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex, marital status, and age, 2004—Continued
Total
Earnings (dollars)

55–61

Married

62–64

65 or older

55–61

Nonmarried

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

Men
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

2.0
0.5
0.3
0.6
0.6

1.8
1.0
0.6
2.6
0.3

8.4
2.6
2.9
2.5
3.0

1.8
0.5
0.3
0.6
0.6

1.5
0.8
0.7
2.2
0.1

8.6
2.8
3.4
2.7
2.7

2.7
0.1
0.4
0.5
0.7

3.0
1.5
0.2
4.5
0.8

8.0
1.8
1.4
1.5
4.2

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

0.8
0.6
0.5
1.0
0.6

2.0
1.1
1.2
1.6
1.8

3.6
2.0
2.2
2.3
1.2

0.7
0.6
0.4
1.0
0.3

2.0
0.8
1.4
1.3
1.7

3.8
2.2
2.1
1.9
1.1

1.2
0.8
0.9
0.9
1.4

2.3
2.6
0.7
2.7
2.1

2.8
1.6
2.4
3.5
1.5

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

1.8
0.8
1.4
0.5
0.9

2.6
1.5
2.6
0.5
1.3

3.8
1.7
3.9
1.0
1.2

1.4
0.6
1.3
0.4
0.8

2.5
1.4
2.3
0.5
1.2

3.4
1.6
3.5
1.1
1.3

3.0
1.3
1.9
0.8
1.2

2.9
1.7
3.9
0.5
1.6

5.4
2.1
5.6
0.6
0.9

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

5.5
6.9
6.6
7.2
5.5

6.0
5.6
6.4
7.4
6.5

6.5
7.1
4.2
6.1
4.6

4.6
5.9
5.7
6.7
5.0

5.6
5.3
5.1
7.8
6.5

6.7
6.8
4.2
6.0
5.1

8.4
10.5
9.4
8.6
6.9

7.4
6.9
12.2
5.7
6.3

5.9
8.3
4.3
6.3
3.1

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

6.9
5.4
6.4
3.4
5.5

6.9
3.6
5.3
3.0
3.5

4.4
2.0
3.1
1.6
2.2

7.0
5.5
7.1
3.6
6.0

7.8
3.6
5.9
3.2
3.9

3.7
2.0
3.0
1.6
2.0

6.8
4.9
4.1
2.3
4.0

3.1
3.8
2.5
2.5
1.4

6.7
2.2
3.4
1.6
2.9

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

3.2
3.4
8.9
7.3
2.4
2.8

2.2
3.3
7.0
5.7
2.5
2.7

1.5
1.5
4.7
3.9
2.1
2.0

3.6
4.0
9.7
8.3
2.8
3.2

2.1
3.8
6.8
6.2
3.0
2.9

1.6
1.6
4.9
4.1
2.3
2.4

2.0
1.3
6.5
4.0
1.1
1.2

2.3
1.2
7.8
3.7
0.6
1.8

1.2
1.4
4.1
3.0
1.4
0.8

43,000

35,000

20,000

48,000

38,012

20,000

30,000

26,000

20,000

8,246

2,063

3,497

6,368

1,681

2,730

1,879

382

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

767
(Continued)

90 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Earnings Income of Aged Persons
Table 5.B6
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex, marital status, and age, 2004—Continued
Total
Earnings (dollars)

55–61

Married

62–64

65 or older

55–61

Nonmarried

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

Women
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

2.4
1.3
1.4
1.4
2.0

4.2
2.1
2.5
2.3
1.8

9.6
4.3
4.4
5.1
3.8

2.9
1.3
1.6
1.7
2.1

4.2
2.8
2.5
2.9
2.0

11.0
4.9
4.3
5.5
4.3

1.8
1.2
1.2
1.0
1.9

4.1
1.1
2.5
1.4
1.5

8.3
3.8
4.4
4.8
3.3

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

1.9
1.6
1.1
1.4
1.3

3.1
2.3
1.3
2.5
1.9

3.9
3.6
2.6
3.1
2.6

2.1
1.5
0.8
1.7
1.1

3.6
2.1
1.3
2.8
1.8

4.2
4.2
2.6
2.5
2.6

1.6
1.8
1.5
0.9
1.6

2.4
2.5
1.3
2.1
2.1

3.7
3.2
2.6
3.6
2.7

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

2.5
1.1
3.0
1.0
1.2

2.6
2.1
3.7
2.5
2.0

5.4
1.6
3.5
1.9
1.7

2.6
1.2
2.8
1.2
1.5

2.5
1.7
3.3
2.1
2.2

4.7
0.9
4.2
2.0
1.9

2.3
1.1
3.4
0.8
0.9

2.6
2.8
4.2
3.0
1.8

6.0
2.2
2.9
1.8
1.5

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

10.2
11.3
8.6
8.7
7.0

9.4
10.8
9.8
5.2
5.6

8.9
9.5
5.6
4.0
3.1

10.2
10.8
7.9
8.4
7.0

9.5
9.7
10.7
5.4
5.6

6.5
10.5
5.8
1.5
3.0

10.3
11.9
9.6
9.0
7.0

9.1
12.2
8.6
5.0
5.7

11.0
8.5
5.3
6.2
3.2

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

5.9
4.3
4.0
2.5
3.1

4.1
3.6
4.4
2.1
1.5

2.1
1.5
1.5
0.9
1.1

5.7
4.0
4.0
2.6
3.0

3.2
3.3
4.0
1.4
1.6

2.2
2.0
0.6
1.0
1.7

6.2
4.7
3.8
2.3
3.1

5.3
3.9
4.9
3.0
1.2

2.1
1.0
2.2
0.9
0.6

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

1.6
1.4
4.3
1.7
0.3
0.4

1.3
1.2
2.5
1.1
0.3
0.4

0.6
1.3
2.0
0.4
0.1
0.5

1.4
1.4
4.9
1.8
0.2
0.2

0.9
1.4
3.5
1.1
0.1
0.6

1.1
0.9
2.4
0.6
0.2
0.4

1.9
1.4
3.4
1.4
0.5
0.7

1.7
0.9
1.0
1.3
0.7
0

0.2
1.7
1.6
0.3
0
0.6

26,000

21,000

12,000

25,779

20,000

10,400

26,400

21,000

12,000

7,643

1,698

2,851

4,656

975

1,325

2,986

723

1,526

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 91