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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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PINC-03. Educational Attainment--People 25 Years Old and Over, by Total Money Earnings in 2008, Work Experience in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 25 years old and over as of March of the following year. A.O.I.C. stands for alone or in combination)

      College
    High School   Bachelor´s Degree or More
Total Less Than 9th Grade 9th to 12th Nongrad Graduate (Incl Ged) Some College No Degree Associate Degree Total Bachelor´s Degree Master´s Degree Professional Degree Doctorate Degree
Both Sexes
Total 25 Years and Over
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 23,281 1,001 2,712 8,177 4,767 2,102 4,522 2,989 1,234 167 133
Without Earnings 7,703 746 1,551 2,858 1,272 458 818 520 236 28 35
With Earnings 15,578 255 1,160 5,319 3,495 1,644 3,704 2,469 998 139 98
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 556 34 98 181 121 58 64 38 22 2 2
  $2,500 to $4,999 405 11 68 136 97 32 61 39 22 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 564 15 93 190 135 47 85 63 17 4 1
  $7,500 to $9,999 470 11 80 206 79 41 53 38 10 4 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 827 38 104 349 165 87 83 57 26 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 444 17 72 201 75 35 44 36 7 0 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 757 33 98 379 126 44 77 65 12 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 596 10 71 286 152 39 37 29 8 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,080 20 113 478 259 101 108 85 14 6 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 570 5 38 263 121 80 64 37 27 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 983 14 87 390 274 103 115 95 16 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 520 5 33 210 140 68 65 56 8 1 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,055 9 61 389 273 125 197 158 36 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 352 1 9 136 94 41 71 54 15 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 876 8 22 321 212 118 194 158 32 1 3
  $37,500 to $39,999 295 3 9 95 86 29 73 55 18 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 907 2 33 243 250 111 266 204 59 2 2
  $42,500 to $44,999 142 3 1 41 33 17 47 41 6 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 512 4 22 100 145 46 195 142 44 6 3
  $47,500 to $49,999 237 0 4 67 35 38 94 66 27 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 688 7 17 180 151 94 240 144 80 7 9
  $52,500 to $54,999 144 0 2 46 29 23 44 22 14 4 5
  $55,000 to $57,499 284 0 8 63 52 32 129 72 45 8 4
  $57,500 to $59,999 86 2 0 17 15 7 44 32 7 5 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 463 2 1 108 108 39 205 127 64 9 5
  $62,500 to $64,999 69 0 0 9 15 16 30 14 14 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 185 0 2 29 34 32 89 59 23 4 2
  $67,500 to $69,999 59 0 0 7 19 5 28 20 5 3 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 232 0 0 36 42 29 126 71 46 3 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 36 0 0 8 1 5 23 8 14 0 1
  $75,000 to $77,499 173 0 3 29 23 10 108 58 36 7 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 49 0 0 12 12 8 17 6 11 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 148 0 0 17 25 25 81 58 15 6 2
  $82,500 to $84,999 37 0 2 0 9 4 22 15 6 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 69 0 0 12 3 2 51 18 31 0 1
  $87,500 to $89,999 19 0 0 0 4 0 15 7 8 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 104 0 0 15 12 15 61 35 19 3 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 18 0 0 1 2 0 14 12 2 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 40 0 0 1 5 4 30 12 10 5 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 13 0 0 2 5 4 3 2 0 0 1
  $100,000 and over 512 2 8 67 54 31 350 160 122 43 25
 Median earnings...(dollars) 30,038 15,107 16,661 24,929 30,017 31,721 46,898 42,104 52,299 68,420 70,634
    Standard error..(dollars) 248 1,001 520 359 469 485 467 365 1,521 6,493 7,003
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 35,830 17,481 21,032 29,096 32,540 35,721 54,552 48,527 58,502 107,661 90,599
    Standard error..(dollars) 406 1,111 1,898 634 549 796 1,068 995 1,670 14,805 13,301
 Gini ratio 0.403 0.407 0.460 0.376 0.349 0.350 0.360 0.344 0.334 0.338 0.351
    Standard error 0.0077 0.0526 0.0452 0.0136 0.0142 0.0209 0.0153 0.0181 0.0278 0.0791 0.0958
 B-Cell 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430

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