Private Pension or Annuity Income of Aged Units

Table 5.C1
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and age, 2004
Private pension or annuity
(dollars)

All units

Married couples

Nonmarried persons

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

2.0
1.6
5.3
3.5
3.7

0.7
3.3
6.4
2.4
4.2

2.5
3.7
6.5
3.9
4.9

1.9
1.8
5.0
2.4
3.5

0.6
3.8
4.8
2.4
4.1

2.3
2.2
4.5
2.7
3.9

2.0
1.3
5.8
5.2
3.9

1.0
2.2
10.0
2.2
4.4

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,499
3,500–3,999
4,000–4,499
4,500–4,999

1.7
2.7
3.3
1.5
2.6

2.3
4.4
2.5
1.9
4.6

3.5
2.8
4.3
2.8
3.3

1.8
2.6
3.6
0.9
2.7

2.3
6.2
2.7
2.2
5.0

2.5
2.2
3.7
2.9
2.8

1.4
2.7
3.0
2.5
2.5

2.2
0.4
1.9
1.3
3.7

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

2.7
3.1
3.1
2.7
3.1

1.4
3.7
2.4
3.5
3.2

3.9
5.8
4.5
4.6
4.2

2.0
2.5
3.0
1.5
3.1

1.5
2.8
1.1
2.7
2.2

3.8
4.4
4.0
4.1
3.7

3.9
4.1
3.2
4.7
3.0

1.1
5.6
5.2
5.4
5.5

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

4.1
0.8
1.9
1.3
1.3

4.0
1.9
2.4
3.2
1.7

4.1
2.0
4.2
2.1
2.5

4.4
1.1
1.0
1.3
1.0

4.3
2.3
3.1
2.5
2.5

4.2
2.5
5.3
2.4
3.1

3.6
0.3
3.4
1.3
1.9

3.5
1.0
0.8
4.6
0.1

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

11.6
8.4
7.4
6.2
3.5

12.0
8.2
4.6
4.5
2.5

8.0
5.5
2.8
2.3
1.3

11.5
9.7
7.1
7.8
3.0

10.8
9.1
4.9
5.4
2.1

10.1
6.6
4.2
3.7
1.9

11.8
6.3
7.8
3.5
4.5

14.6
6.5
3.9
2.6
3.3

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

1.4
1.4
8.2

1.2
0.8
6.0

0.6
0.1
3.1

1.8
2.2
9.8

1.3
0.8
6.4

1.1
0.3
4.9

0.6
0.1
5.7

1.1
0.9
5.2

13,572

10,800

7,200

15,600

11,700

10,000

10,000

9,600

1,546

965

7,839

952

656

3,985

593

309

Total percent

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

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nuity Income of Aged Units

Nonmarried persons
65 or older
100.0
2.7
5.3
8.5
5.1
5.9
4.6
3.5
5.0
2.7
3.9
4.0
7.2
5.0
5.1
4.7
4.0
1.5
3.2
1.8
1.9
5.8
4.3
1.4
0.9
0.6
0.1
0
1.3
5,664
3,855

Private Pension or Annuity Income of Aged Units
Table 5.C2
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by Social Security beneficiary status and age, 2004
Private pension or annuity
(dollars)

Beneficiary a

Nonbeneficiary

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

4.1
2.0
8.2
2.0
5.2

0.6
2.3
6.0
2.3
4.6

2.4
3.9
6.7
3.9
4.9

1.2
1.5
4.2
4.0
3.2

1.0
5.5
7.4
2.4
3.4

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,499
3,500–3,999
4,000–4,499
4,500–4,999

0.9
3.8
3.4
1.8
5.1

2.1
5.0
2.8
1.6
4.2

3.5
2.7
4.4
2.8
3.4

1.9
2.3
3.3
1.4
1.8

2.6
2.9
1.8
2.5
5.6

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

5.2
4.1
4.9
3.4
5.0

1.2
4.6
2.9
4.4
3.8

4.0
5.8
4.5
4.5
4.2

1.8
2.8
2.5
2.5
2.4

1.7
1.7
1.3
1.6
1.9

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

5.9
1.7
0.6
2.1
2.3

3.0
1.7
3.0
3.1
2.0

4.2
2.0
4.2
2.1
2.5

3.5
0.4
2.3
1.0
1.0

6.4
2.3
1.0
3.4
1.1

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

9.3
2.7
6.4
1.3
2.0

13.7
8.0
4.9
3.4
2.2

8.1
5.3
2.8
2.3
1.2

12.4
10.3
7.7
7.8
4.1

8.1
8.7
4.0
7.1
3.0

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

0
2.7
3.5

1.4
1.0
4.0

0.6
0.1
3.0

1.8
1.0
9.8

0.7
0.3
10.6

7,692

10,680

7,200

16,800

11,700

396

671

7,570

1,150

294

Total percent

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.

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n or Annuity Income of Aged Units

onbeneficiary
65 or older
100.0
4.1
0.1
0.9
3.1
5.5
2.5
6.7
2.7
1.6
0.1
2.4
5.1
3.5
8.6
4.7
0.9
2.0
5.2
2.5
1.7
6.0
11.8
4.5
3.6
2.1
0
1.5
6.6
9,600
269

nsured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

Private Pension or Annuity Income of Units 65 or Older
Table 5.C3
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and quintiles of total money income, 2004
Private pension or annuity
(dollars)
Total percent

All units
First Second

Married couples

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First Second

Nonmarried persons

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First Second

Third

Fourth

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

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

13.4
14.0
13.8
12.5
7.7

4.9
11.3
19.2
8.6
11.9

2.5
2.7
6.6
5.1
6.3

1.2
2.0
3.0
2.2
3.1

1.2
1.6
3.1
1.1
1.9

10.9
8.1
11.0
6.3
13.3

3.9
2.5
9.1
5.2
8.3

1.7
1.7
2.9
2.6
2.5

0.7
1.2
2.8
1.3
2.4

0.9
2.1
1.8
1.1
0.4

19.0
14.9
14.6
11.2
8.0

7.6
17.2
19.2
12.7
8.5

3.7
9.8
19.1
8.4
12.2

0.9
1.7
4.8
4.0
3.7

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,499
3,500–3,999
4,000–4,499
4,500–4,999

6.1
8.1
3.0
0.6
5.8

6.9
4.2
6.6
4.7
5.6

4.6
3.7
7.4
4.7
4.3

2.4
1.8
3.5
1.9
3.1

1.8
1.7
1.6
1.4
1.2

7.1
2.3
5.2
5.5
2.4

3.4
4.9
9.0
6.7
4.9

2.1
0.7
3.3
2.1
3.5

1.6
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.4

1.7
2.7
1.6
1.3
1.7

4.0
10.1
5.4
0.8
2.2

6.9
5.9
1.3
1.0
10.0

6.8
4.4
9.0
5.0
4.8

5.0
3.5
5.6
3.3
4.4

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

0.9
2.5
1.5
6.4
3.6

2.0
6.1
2.4
1.7
1.1

7.2
10.1
6.8
7.1
6.8

3.8
5.0
5.9
5.7
5.0

2.4
3.1
2.0
2.3
2.6

6.5
3.6
4.2
4.9
2.5

5.6
8.0
6.9
6.5
2.4

4.9
4.3
5.4
6.0
6.4

1.6
2.9
2.3
2.1
4.0

2.8
3.1
1.4
1.6
1.6

0.8
6.9
1.9
0
0

0.6
0.9
1.6
3.4
2.8

2.3
7.3
1.9
1.9
1.4

7.6
11.7
7.6
9.2
8.5

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

0
0
0
0
0

0.9
0
1.1
0.2
0.1

4.4
1.5
3.6
2.0
0.7

6.6
4.0
6.8
3.7
5.8

3.1
1.4
4.0
1.7
1.8

0
0.2
1.7
1.8
0.4

3.2
0.6
3.7
0.7
0.8

8.6
6.4
7.9
4.6
6.3

3.9
1.5
6.2
3.4
3.1

1.4
1.4
3.5
0.3
2.2

0
0
0
0
0

0.5
0
0
0
0

0.9
0
0.8
0
0

5.6
2.0
5.0
2.5
1.1

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

0.4
0
0
0
0

1.2
0.9
0
0
0

13.5
7.6
1.7
0.5
0.1

12.7
10.7
8.5
8.0
4.6

2.1
0
0
0
0

2.2
1.0
0.4
0
0

11.3
4.1
0
0.3
0.3

17.0
14.0
10.2
6.6
3.7

10.3
7.9
6.8
9.1
3.9

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

1.5
0.9
0
0
0

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

0
0
0

0
0
0

0
0
0

0
0
0

2.3
0.5
11.7

0
0
0

0
0
0

0
0
0

1.6
0.4
0.7

3.2
0.9
23.1

0
0
0

0
0
0

0
0
0

0
0
0

1,800

2,292

5,280 10,000 18,300

2,520

4,164

9,720 15,852 22,800

1,512

1,680

2,400

6,036

311

1,034

1,910

257

823

110

336

815

1,359

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

2,484

2,100

1,041

1,051

813

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.

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me of Units 65 or Older

arried persons
Fifth
100.0
1.1
2.3
2.3
1.4
3.4
2.0
1.5
2.4
1.1
1.2
2.4
3.9
5.2
3.6
3.8
5.6
2.5
3.9
2.9
4.6
16.6
12.5
4.4
2.9
2.0
0.4
0
4.2
13,200
1,235

12,000, $16,471, and

Private Pension or Annuity Income of Persons 65 or Older
Table 5.C4
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex and marital status, 2004
Private pension or annuity
(dollars)

Men

Women

All persons

Total

Married

Nonmarried

Total

Married

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

2.6
4.0
6.9
4.1
5.3

1.8
2.2
4.9
2.5
4.9

2.1
2.4
4.3
2.4
4.5

0.9
1.6
6.5
2.7
5.9

3.8
6.4
9.5
6.3
5.8

4.5
4.5
9.5
6.7
5.6

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,499
3,500–3,999
4,000–4,499
4,500–4,999

3.8
3.3
4.7
2.9
3.4

3.0
2.3
3.9
2.8
2.5

2.7
2.3
4.0
3.0
2.5

3.6
2.2
3.4
2.4
2.7

4.9
4.6
5.7
3.0
4.4

4.7
5.9
5.7
3.5
4.4

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

4.0
5.9
4.4
4.3
4.3

4.2
4.4
4.2
4.3
4.3

4.1
4.2
3.9
4.0
3.8

4.4
4.9
5.2
5.2
5.7

3.7
7.9
4.6
4.3
4.3

3.4
7.0
4.1
2.3
4.5

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

4.6
1.8
4.1
2.0
2.2

5.9
2.4
5.0
2.1
3.1

5.6
2.1
5.2
2.2
3.1

6.8
3.1
4.5
1.8
3.2

2.9
1.2
3.0
1.9
1.0

3.5
2.3
4.0
2.2
0.3

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

7.5
5.1
2.4
2.1
1.0

9.8
6.3
3.7
3.1
1.4

10.1
6.2
4.2
3.7
1.6

8.9
6.4
2.5
1.4
0.9

4.4
3.6
0.7
0.7
0.6

4.4
4.4
0.2
0.8
0.8

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

0.5
0
2.6

0.9
0
4.1

1.1
0.1
4.5

0.3
0
2.7

0.1
0
0.7

0
0
0.8

Median income (dollars)

6,720

9,600

9,840

8,400

4,488

4,320

Number (thousands)

8,373

4,774

3,522

1,252

3,599

996

Total percent

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Income of Persons 65 or Older

Women
Nonmarried
100.0
3.5
7.1
9.5
6.2
5.9
5.0
4.0
5.7
2.8
4.5
3.8
8.3
4.8
5.1
4.3
2.7
0.7
2.5
1.8
1.2
4.4
3.4
0.9
0.7
0.5
0.1
0
0.7
4,560
2,603

Private Pension or Annuity Income of Persons 65 or Older
Table 5.C5
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex and age, 2004
Private pension or annuity
(dollars)

All persons

Men

Women

65–69

70–74

75–79 80 or older

65–69

70–74

75–79 80 or older

65–69

70–74

75–79

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

2.4
2.9
5.2
3.5
3.9

2.3
3.6
5.4
4.5
4.8

3.2
3.4
8.6
3.6
5.9

2.8
5.8
8.1
4.8
6.4

1.7
1.5
3.5
1.8
3.4

1.3
2.9
4.2
2.5
4.0

1.8
2.5
6.6
2.2
5.5

2.3
2.0
5.4
3.5
6.8

3.5
5.3
8.1
6.4
4.7

3.7
4.7
7.1
7.5
6.0

5.1
4.6
11.4
5.6
6.4

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,499
3,500–3,999
4,000–4,499
4,500–4,999

3.3
3.3
3.3
2.7
2.2

3.8
3.1
3.4
3.0
3.4

3.6
2.9
5.7
3.0
3.5

4.4
3.6
6.0
3.0
4.2

2.8
2.0
2.1
3.1
1.5

2.1
1.8
2.1
1.8
2.8

3.5
2.7
5.7
3.2
3.1

3.5
2.6
5.9
3.2
2.9

4.1
5.6
5.3
2.0
3.5

6.1
5.1
5.4
4.6
4.4

3.9
3.2
5.7
2.6
4.1

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

4.1
4.6
3.8
4.5
4.3

3.6
6.4
4.5
4.3
4.2

4.8
4.9
4.5
4.3
5.2

3.5
7.4
4.7
4.1
3.8

4.3
2.5
3.6
5.0
4.5

3.6
6.5
3.9
4.9
4.4

4.9
3.8
4.9
2.8
5.0

4.1
5.0
4.6
4.4
3.5

3.8
8.2
4.2
3.7
4.0

3.6
6.3
5.4
3.5
3.9

4.8
6.6
3.9
6.4
5.6

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

4.7
2.0
5.3
2.0
2.5

3.6
1.6
4.5
2.3
2.4

6.1
1.9
3.8
2.1
2.5

4.2
1.8
3.1
1.7
1.6

5.1
2.0
6.3
1.9
3.4

4.2
2.0
5.0
2.4
3.1

7.7
2.5
4.8
2.2
3.4

6.7
2.9
4.0
2.1
2.6

3.9
2.0
3.7
2.3
1.0

2.8
1.0
3.8
2.2
1.3

3.8
1.1
2.3
2.0
1.2

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

11.0
7.1
2.4
3.2
1.2

8.0
4.2
4.3
2.3
1.6

6.5
4.3
1.3
1.5
1.1

4.7
4.8
1.8
1.3
0.4

13.5
8.3
3.4
4.7
1.5

10.3
4.5
6.7
3.8
2.1

8.2
5.3
1.9
1.6
1.6

6.7
6.7
2.8
1.8
0.4

6.8
5.0
0.7
0.7
0.7

4.8
3.9
0.9
0
0.9

4.2
2.9
0.4
1.4
0.4

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

0.8
0.1
3.6

0.7
0
4.0

0.4
0
1.3

0.3
0
1.7

1.3
0.2
5.1

1.1
0
6.0

0.6
0
1.9

0.4
0
3.0

0
0
1.1

0
0
1.1

0.1
0
0.4

Median income (dollars)

9,000

7,200

6,000

5,112

11,700

10,080

7,848

7,200

5,616

4,488

4,800

Number (thousands)

2,092

1,992

1,885

2,404

1,318

1,181

1,093

1,181

774

811

792

Total percent

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me of Persons 65 or Older

Women
80 or older
100.0
3.2
9.4
10.8
6.0
6.1
5.2
4.5
6.2
2.9
5.3
2.9
9.6
4.8
3.8
4.1
1.8
0.8
2.3
1.4
0.5
2.7
3.0
0.8
0.8
0.5
0.1
0
0.5
3,804
1,223

Government Employee Pension Income of Aged Units
Table 5.C6
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and age, 2004
Government employee
pension a (dollars)

All units

Married couples

Nonmarried persons

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

0.9
0.2
0.5
0.8
0.9

1.4
0
1.7
0.8
1.4

0.9
1.2
1.2
0.7
1.8

0
0.4
0.7
0.6
0.6

2.2
0
2.5
0.7
1.3

0.5
0.7
0.6
0.7
1.3

2.5
0
0
1.2
1.4

0
0
0
1.1
1.5

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

0.1
2.9
2.9
1.3
3.7

1.2
2.9
2.1
0.8
5.7

0.6
3.5
3.4
2.0
3.5

0.1
2.7
2.2
0.9
1.6

0
2.5
2.0
0.8
3.4

0.3
2.9
3.3
1.3
2.1

0
3.3
4.1
1.9
7.3

3.6
3.6
2.2
0.8
10.4

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

2.1
2.5
3.0
2.6
0.8

3.3
2.1
2.9
1.9
0.9

2.5
3.1
3.8
3.9
1.5

1.7
1.4
3.6
2.4
1.0

1.2
2.7
1.5
1.9
0.7

1.8
2.5
2.8
3.6
1.1

2.9
4.5
2.0
3.0
0.4

7.6
0.8
5.7
2.0
1.3

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

4.8
3.1
3.0
11.8
8.7

2.7
2.1
5.1
12.9
14.5

3.6
4.1
4.1
12.8
12.2

4.5
2.5
2.8
11.6
11.2

2.4
1.4
6.1
14.4
16.2

3.2
3.9
2.7
11.5
13.3

5.2
4.1
3.3
12.2
4.1

3.4
3.5
3.0
9.9
11.2

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

9.0
7.3
5.5
5.3
1.4
15.0

5.5
7.3
4.3
1.7
1.8
13.0

6.9
5.1
3.9
2.3
1.4
10.2

7.3
6.9
6.1
5.2
1.9
20.1

4.7
5.6
4.3
1.7
2.7
17.1

8.6
6.5
5.5
2.5
2.5
14.3

12.1
7.9
4.4
5.6
0.4
5.9

7.1
10.6
4.4
1.6
0
4.7

20,952

19,200

16,800

24,000

20,400

21,600

15,000

14,688

1,081

556

3,631

692

370

1,924

389

186

Total percent

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Includes federal, state, local, and military pensions.

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nsion Income of Aged Units

Nonmarried persons
65 or older
100.0
1.4
1.8
1.7
0.8
2.2
0.8
4.2
3.5
2.7
5.2
3.2
3.7
4.9
4.2
1.9
4.0
4.2
5.8
14.3
10.9
4.9
3.6
2.1
2.2
0
5.7
13,547
1,706

Government Employee Pension Income of Aged Units
Table 5.C7
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by Social Security beneficiary status and age, 2004
Government employee
pension a (dollars)

Beneficiary b

Nonbeneficiary

55–61

62–64

65 or older

55–61

62–64

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

0
0
0
3.7
1.6

0.9
0
2.0
1.6
1.7

0.9
1.3
1.3
0.8
1.9

1.1
0.3
0.5
0.3
0.8

2.0
0
1.4
0
1.1

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

0
5.5
5.5
0.8
4.7

2.3
4.1
2.2
1.5
3.7

0.5
3.6
3.7
2.1
3.7

0.1
2.5
2.4
1.3
3.5

0
1.6
1.9
0
7.8

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

5.4
3.5
3.8
1.8
2.6

3.2
3.6
2.7
2.3
0.5

2.5
3.2
4.2
4.1
1.6

1.6
2.4
2.9
2.8
0.5

3.5
0.5
3.1
1.6
1.3

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

3.9
3.5
2.8
20.4
8.6

3.3
3.4
5.0
16.5
15.1

3.7
4.3
3.9
12.8
11.4

4.9
3.0
3.0
10.3
8.7

2.1
0.8
5.2
9.1
14.0

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

11.1
3.2
5.6
0
0.1
1.8

3.0
4.9
3.0
2.1
3.5
7.8

6.8
5.0
3.7
1.9
1.5
9.5

8.7
8.0
5.5
6.2
1.6
17.2

8.2
9.7
5.7
1.2
0
18.4

15,000

16,800

15,935

22,800

22,000

157

284

3,277

924

271

Total percent

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Includes federal, state, local, and military pensions.

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

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yee Pension Income of Aged Units

onbeneficiary
65 or older
100.0
1.0
0.1
0
0.2
0.7
0.9
2.5
0.9
1.0
1.6
2.3
1.8
0.6
2.6
0.1
2.6
1.5
5.6
12.4
19.1
7.6
6.2
5.7
6.2
0.1
16.9
24,000
353

nsured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

Government Employee Pension Income of Units 65 or Older
Table 5.C8
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and quintiles of total money income, 2004
Government employee
pension a (dollars)
Total percent

All units
First Second

Married couples

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First Second

Nonmarried persons

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First Second

Third

Fourth

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

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

b
b
b
b
b

2.8
2.6
5.3
2.8
6.7

2.0
3.1
0.4
1.0
2.7

0
1.3
1.0
0.5
1.5

0.1
0.1
0.5
0.3
0.7

b
b
b
b
b

2.0
0.8
1.1
0.9
2.7

0
2.6
1.0
0.8
2.5

0.3
0.1
0
0.7
0.5

0
0.2
1.0
0
0.8

b
b
b
b
b

b
b
b
b
b

3.4
5.0
3.9
2.1
4.2

1.4
2.9
0.3
0.4
2.2

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

b
b
b
b
b

2.8
10.0
6.5
3.1
15.0

0.8
6.6
6.1
3.2
7.4

0.5
2.7
2.7
2.7
2.2

0
0.9
1.8
0.3
1.3

b
b
b
b
b

0
4.9
10.8
5.9
6.8

0
3.6
3.1
0
1.2

0.9
0.6
1.8
0.8
2.5

0
1.7
2.3
0.7
0.4

b
b
b
b
b

b
b
b
b
b

3.5
11.6
7.4
0.9
13.8

0.9
5.8
5.0
2.9
7.6

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

b
b
b
b
b

6.1
8.9
6.2
4.0
1.3

3.4
6.3
8.9
5.1
3.4

3.1
1.8
3.7
3.7
1.5

1.0
1.7
1.6
3.8
0.7

b
b
b
b
b

3.7
6.8
3.5
4.5
1.6

3.4
2.3
5.7
3.6
1.6

0.8
1.8
2.4
4.9
0.7

1.2
1.8
0.6
2.1
0.5

b
b
b
b
b

b
b
b
b
b

5.9
11.4
5.6
2.9
0.7

3.6
6.3
10.1
6.3
3.5

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

b
b
b
b
b

4.9
0.9
8.0
1.9
0

4.6
7.2
5.4
14.7
7.5

4.8
6.2
6.8
20.2
18.3

2.2
1.9
1.2
8.9
12.0

b
b
b
b
b

2.4
6.6
4.8
6.2
18.1

8.0
5.0
5.5
20.1
17.4

2.2
5.6
2.6
11.9
14.2

1.5
0.7
0.2
7.1
9.3

b
b
b
b
b

b
b
b
b
b

6.4
0.4
10.1
0.9
0

5.1
7.4
5.7
17.1
4.6

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

b
b
b
b
b
b

0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0

8.6
3.5
1.9
0.5
0
0

9.9
9.4
7.7
5.1
3.1
23.7

b
b
b
b
b
b

5.9
0
0
0
0
0

8.5
1.9
1.3
0.9
0
0

13.8
10.9
8.7
3.2
2.5
5.5

5.3
7.9
7.2
3.8
5.3
38.4

b
b
b
b
b
b

b
b
b
b
b
b

0
0
0
0
0
0

0.9
0
0
0
0
0

Median income (dollars)

b

6,000

b 10,620 15,000 24,000 38,256

b

b

68

234

31

75

Number (thousands)

9,600 15,600 28,800
648

1,114

1,567

60

223

381

636

625

6,000 10,500
185

530

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.
a. Includes federal, state, local, and military pensions.

b. Fewer than 75,000 weighted cases.

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me of Units 65 or Older

arried persons

12,000, $16,471, and

Fifth
100.0
0
0.6
0.8
0.4
1.0
0
0.9
0.7
1.6
1.0
2.2
0.8
2.1
3.5
1.3
3.4
3.6
5.6
17.1
18.2
9.0
6.9
4.1
4.3
0.1
10.9
20,598
885

Government Employee Pension Income of Persons 65 or Older
Table 5.C9
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex and marital status, 2004
Government employee
pension a (dollars)

Men

Women

All persons

Total

Married

Nonmarried

Total

Married

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

0.9
1.3
1.1
0.6
1.8

0.4
0.6
0.8
0.5
0.6

0.5
0.5
0.2
0.4
0.7

0.4
0.7
2.5
0.8
0.2

1.3
2.0
1.5
0.7
3.1

0.5
1.7
1.6
0.6
3.0

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

0.6
3.7
3.5
2.1
3.9

0
2.6
2.1
1.3
1.8

0
2.8
2.4
1.2
1.3

0.1
2.2
1.3
1.4
3.5

1.1
4.8
4.9
3.0
6.0

1.0
4.3
5.6
2.5
6.3

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

2.5
3.1
4.3
4.1
1.5

1.0
1.9
3.4
2.8
0.9

1.0
1.9
2.8
2.7
1.2

1.2
1.8
5.0
3.0
0.1

4.0
4.5
5.2
5.6
2.2

4.0
4.5
5.9
7.2
1.3

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

4.0
3.8
4.4
13.3
12.9

3.4
3.2
3.9
13.0
16.5

2.9
3.7
3.2
13.1
16.3

5.1
1.8
5.7
12.7
16.8

4.6
4.5
5.0
13.6
9.0

6.4
3.1
3.7
11.1
10.1

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

7.2
5.5
3.8
1.9
0.4
7.9

9.2
8.6
5.7
1.9
0.6
13.2

10.2
9.2
6.3
1.5
0.8
13.1

6.3
7.1
3.9
2.9
0
13.5

5.0
2.3
1.7
1.9
0.3
2.2

6.3
2.5
2.3
1.9
0.7
2.0

15,600

21,600

22,524

20,000

12,000

12,000

3,835

1,980

1,472

508

1,855

656

Total percent

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Includes federal, state, local, and military pensions.

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Income of Persons 65 or Older

Women
Nonmarried
100.0
1.8
2.2
1.4
0.8
3.1
1.2
5.1
4.5
3.2
5.9
4.1
4.5
4.9
4.8
2.6
3.5
5.2
5.8
14.9
8.4
4.3
2.1
1.4
1.9
0
2.3
12,000
1,198

Employer Pension Income of Persons 65 or Older
Table 5.C10
Percentage distribution of recipients, by sex, Social Security beneficiary status, and marital status, 2004
Beneficiary b
Employer pension (dollars)
a

Total

Total

Married

Nonbeneficiary
Nonmarried

Total

Married

All persons
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

1.9
3.0
4.9
2.8
3.9

1.9
3.2
5.2
3.0
4.1

1.8
2.4
4.0
2.3
3.7

2.1
4.2
6.7
3.8
4.5

2.2
0.1
1.2
1.4
1.4

2.7
0
1.7
1.2
1.3

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

2.7
6.4
5.3
3.3
5.3

2.8
6.6
5.7
3.4
5.6

2.3
6.1
5.5
3.2
4.5

3.3
7.3
5.9
3.7
7.0

1.3
3.6
0.8
1.6
2.2

1.1
3.1
0.7
1.4
1.6

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

3.7
4.0
4.3
4.5
1.7

3.8
4.1
4.5
4.5
1.8

3.5
3.5
4.1
4.7
1.9

4.2
4.9
4.9
4.3
1.6

2.0
3.1
2.4
5.0
0.9

1.6
3.1
1.6
6.0
0.6

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

4.1
2.7
3.0
9.4
8.0

4.1
2.7
2.8
9.4
7.2

4.8
2.6
2.8
10.2
8.3

3.4
2.9
2.8
8.5
6.0

3.8
2.3
4.8
9.0
17.1

4.2
2.4
3.2
7.6
17.9

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

4.3
3.3
1.9
1.0
0.2
4.4

3.8
3.1
1.7
0.8
0.2
3.8

4.7
4.3
2.4
1.0
0.2
5.2

2.6
1.7
0.9
0.7
0.1
2.1

9.6
5.2
4.1
3.1
0.7
11.0

12.3
6.8
3.8
2.7
1.1
10.3

9,600

9,000

10,800

7,200

20,150

21,600

12,152

11,139

6,023

5,116

1,014

636

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Men
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

1.3
1.6
3.4
1.7
3.4

1.2
1.8
3.7
1.7
3.6

1.4
1.9
3.1
1.7
3.4

0.6
1.4
5.4
1.7
4.1

2.4
0
0.5
2.2
0.8

3.2
0
0.6
1.3
1.1

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

2.0
4.9
4.2
3.2
3.6

2.2
5.1
4.6
3.4
3.8

2.0
5.2
4.7
3.2
3.5

2.6
5.0
4.2
3.7
4.6

0.6
2.7
0.4
2.0
1.2

0.6
3.2
0.5
1.8
0.9

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

3.3
3.7
4.0
4.9
1.8

3.5
3.6
4.3
5.2
2.0

3.3
3.3
3.7
4.9
1.9

4.1
4.3
5.9
6.1
2.2

1.3
4.5
1.1
0.8
0.7

1.7
3.9
0.3
1.0
0.8

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

4.6
2.4
3.4
10.8
10.0

4.7
2.4
3.5
11.2
9.1

4.7
2.6
3.3
11.4
9.2

4.7
1.9
4.0
10.7
9.0

3.4
1.8
2.4
6.4
19.5

3.5
2.1
1.7
6.4
18.4

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

5.8
4.9
2.7
1.2
0.2
6.9

5.0
4.7
2.5
1.1
0.2
6.1

5.5
5.3
2.8
1.2
0.3
6.6

3.6
3.0
1.5
0.9
0
4.9

15.1
7.3
5.5
2.2
0.5
14.7

16.7
8.3
5.4
2.1
0.5
14.0

12,000

12,000

12,000

10,380

24,000

24,000

6,718

6,148

4,526

1,622

570

434

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Women
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

1–499
500–999
1,000–1,499
1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499

2.7
4.6
6.7
4.2
4.5

2.8
5.0
7.1
4.5
4.7

2.8
3.9
6.7
4.1
4.7

2.7
5.5
7.3
4.7
4.8

1.8
0.2
2.1
0.4
2.1

1.7
0
4.1
1.0
1.7

2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999

3.4
8.2
6.6
3.3
7.5

3.5
8.5
7.0
3.5
7.9

3.2
8.8
7.8
3.0
7.5

3.7
8.4
6.7
3.7
8.0

2.2
4.7
1.4
1.1
3.5

2.1
3.1
1.1
0.4
3.1

7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999
10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999

4.2
4.5
4.7
4.1
1.5

4.3
4.7
4.8
3.6
1.5

4.3
3.9
5.5
4.0
2.0

4.3
5.1
4.5
3.4
1.3

2.8
1.3
4.1
10.4
1.1

1.2
1.4
4.3
16.8
0.3

12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999

3.5
3.1
2.5
7.6
5.6

3.4
3.1
2.0
7.2
4.9

5.1
2.5
1.6
6.4
5.5

2.7
3.4
2.2
7.5
4.6

4.3
3.0
8.0
12.3
14.0

5.9
2.9
6.5
10.1
16.8

25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000 or more

2.3
1.3
1.0
0.8
0.2
1.3

2.3
1.2
0.9
0.5
0.1
0.9

2.5
1.2
1.3
0.5
0
1.1

2.2
1.2
0.7
0.6
0.2
0.8

2.7
2.5
2.4
4.2
1.0
6.3

2.7
3.6
0.4
4.1
2.2
2.3

Median income (dollars)

6,552

6,000

6,492

6,000

14,400

13,728

Number (thousands)

5,435

4,991

1,497

3,494

444

202

a. Includes Railroad Retirement; federal, state, local, and military pensions; and private pensions or annuities.
b. Social Security beneficiaries may be receiving retired-worker benefits, dependents' or survivors' benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

File available from:
U.S. Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/income_pop55/2004/

ncome of Persons 65 or Older

Nonbeneficiary
Nonmarried

100.0
1.2
0.2
0.3
1.8
1.5
1.8
4.3
1.0
2.0
3.2
2.7
3.2
3.8
3.3
1.3
3.1
2.3
7.5
11.4
15.7
5.2
2.5
4.6
3.8
0.2
12.2
17,400
378

100.0
0
0
0.1
4.9
0
0.8
1.3
0
2.6
2.3
0
6.5
3.6
0.3
0.4
3.2
0.8
4.4
6.3
23.0
9.6
4.2
5.6
2.8
0.5
16.8
24,000
136

100.0
1.9
0.3
0.4
0
2.4
2.3
6.0
1.6
1.7
3.8
4.2
1.3
3.9
5.0
1.8
3.0
3.1
9.2
14.2
11.7
2.7
1.6
4.1
4.3
0
9.7
14,400
242

ed benefits, or special age-72 benefits.