Asset Income of Aged Units

Table 5.D1
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004
Nonmarried persons
All units

Married couples

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

55–61

62–64

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

34.0
8.9
5.9
3.4
6.4

33.3
7.9
6.2
2.0
6.2

28.7
8.8
5.5
3.8
5.8

31.4
8.8
5.5
3.8
5.8

28.4
8.0
6.2
2.3
6.5

23.3
8.5
5.0
4.2
5.5

39.0
8.9
6.8
2.7
7.4

41.9
7.5
6.2
1.7
5.5

34.0
9.1
5.9
3.4
6.1

34.9
7.5
7.9
3.4
8.0

38.6
5.3
6.1
0.5
3.3

32.2
8.0
5.1
2.5
6.9

41.4
9.8
6.2
2.3
7.1

43.7
8.7
6.2
2.3
6.7

1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499
2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

3.7
4.2
3.4
3.8
2.5

3.6
3.8
2.1
4.0
3.3

4.5
4.2
2.8
4.8
3.8

3.9
4.0
3.5
4.3
2.7

4.5
4.0
2.6
4.2
3.0

4.6
4.5
2.2
4.6
4.2

3.5
4.5
3.1
2.8
2.2

2.1
3.4
1.2
3.6
3.9

4.3
3.9
3.4
5.0
3.4

2.7
4.1
3.7
3.1
2.2

1.1
2.5
1.4
4.0
5.9

3.8
3.0
3.3
3.9
2.9

3.9
4.8
2.7
2.7
2.1

2.6
3.9
1.1
3.4
2.9

5,000–9,999
10,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999

8.7
4.7
2.4
1.5
0.9

9.1
5.9
3.0
2.3
0.8

10.7
5.1
2.2
1.9
1.2

9.6
5.1
2.8
1.6
1.3

10.1
7.1
3.2
2.5
1.2

11.3
6.6
2.7
2.2
1.9

7.0
4.1
1.7
1.2
0.3

7.5
3.7
2.7
2.0
0.2

10.1
3.5
1.6
1.5
0.5

7.8
5.5
2.0
0.7
0.9

9.3
2.4
5.8
1.7
0

12.1
4.4
1.9
1.9
0.9

6.5
3.2
1.6
1.5
0

6.5
4.4
1.0
2.2
0.3

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

0.5
1.0
0.4
0.2
3.4

0.3
1.2
0.2
0.3
4.4

0.8
1.0
0.4
0.4
3.9

0.7
1.2
0.5
0.2
3.3

0.3
1.1
0.3
0.3
4.0

1.4
1.1
0.5
0.5
5.1

0.2
0.6
0.2
0.2
3.5

0.3
1.2
0.2
0.2
5.0

0.2
0.9
0.3
0.2
2.6

0
1.0
0.1
0.4
3.9

0
3.5
0.4
0
8.1

0.3
1.1
0.2
0.5
4.9

0.3
0.3
0.3
0
3.3

0.5
0
0
0.3
3.4

Median income (dollars)

840

1,000

1,200

1,000

1,284

1,806

577

533

800

721

721

1,082

446

400

9,141

2,930

14,797

5,989

1,866

7,357

3,151

1,064

7,439

1,189

375

2,051

1,962

688

Asset income (dollars)
Total percent
Less than 250
250–499
500–749
750–999
1,000–1,499

Number (thousands)

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/

Income of Aged Units

Women
65 or
older
100.0
34.7
9.5
6.2
3.7
5.8
4.5
4.2
3.4
5.5
3.6
9.4
3.2
1.5
1.3
0.3
0.1
0.9
0.3
0.1
1.7
729
5,388

Asset Income of Units 65 or Older
Table 5.D2
Percentage distribution of recipient units, by marital status and quintiles of total money income, 2004
All units
Asset income (dollars)
Total percent

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

57.6
11.3
5.3
3.0
4.7

39.4
12.9
8.2
3.9
7.3

35.6
9.9
5.8
4.9
6.5

25.6
8.9
5.8
3.8
6.2

13.5
5.2
3.6
3.1
4.6

43.5
13.5
4.8
6.0
5.3

35.2
10.8
4.5
5.9
5.7

23.6
10.3
7.6
3.5
7.1

18.5
6.6
5.3
4.1
4.7

10.3
4.9
3.2
2.8
4.9

63.0
10.8
5.4
3.2
3.9

51.0
13.7
7.0
3.3
6.2

35.7
12.4
8.9
3.4
7.9

32.4
8.0
6.5
4.3
6.6

1,500–1,999
2,000–2,499
2,500–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

5.6
2.8
1.2
3.1
2.5

5.4
5.3
3.3
5.8
3.3

4.4
4.1
2.8
6.2
3.9

4.4
4.7
2.9
4.8
5.0

3.7
3.7
2.8
3.7
3.2

4.8
2.2
1.0
5.5
2.9

6.3
6.2
1.1
6.1
4.9

3.9
5.5
2.8
5.0
5.9

5.4
5.0
2.3
4.5
4.3

3.3
3.1
2.9
2.9
2.9

5.2
1.6
1.8
3.5
1.3

4.9
5.0
0.6
4.0
3.0

5.8
6.1
4.4
5.9
3.6

4.0
3.4
4.1
6.7
4.1

5,000–9,999
10,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999

2.2
0.8
0
0
0

4.6
0.5
0
0
0

11.7
3.0
1.1
0.1
0

13.9
8.0
3.1
2.0
0.3

12.5
7.4
3.7
4.4
3.6

7.5
2.1
1.0
0
0

9.3
3.0
0.8
0.3
0

11.7
9.1
2.3
0.8
0.4

16.2
9.3
3.9
3.4
2.5

9.4
6.6
4.1
4.8
4.7

0.2
0
0
0
0

1.1
0.2
0
0
0

5.5
0.4
0
0
0

14.7
3.9
1.1
0.1
0

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

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0.3
0.1
0
0
0

2.5
3.3
1.3
1.2
12.8

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0.3
0.2
0
0
0

1.9
1.9
0.3
0.1
0

3.6
2.5
1.5
2.1
19.7

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0

195

400

650

1,410

5,860

320

704

1,214

2,584

9,508

122

243

514

900

1,173

2,240

3,096

3,834

4,454

815

1,345

1,572

1,728

1,898

588

920

1,515

1,985

Less than 250
250–499
500–749
750–999
1,000–1,499

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.

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/

me of Units 65 or Older

arried persons

2,000, $16,471, and

Fifth
100.0
20.8
5.7
3.3
2.8
5.2
3.2
3.1
3.6
3.9
3.3
15.1
7.3
4.0
4.5
1.4
0.6
2.8
0.9
0.6
8.0
3,604
2,432