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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
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 9,517 637 473 1,851 980 645 4,930 2,993 1,285 294 358
Without Earnings 2,740 397 209 694 243 156 1,041 730 223 45 44
With Earnings 6,776 240 264 1,157 737 489 3,889 2,264 1,063 249 313
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 142 14 7 32 19 11 59 47 12 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 147 13 18 29 32 6 48 33 13 0 2
  $5,000 to $7,499 169 15 7 34 28 8 77 50 13 8 6
  $7,500 to $9,999 137 9 9 46 23 3 47 28 16 0 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 326 35 34 71 39 17 131 85 41 2 4
  $12,500 to $14,999 143 16 10 46 20 17 34 23 7 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 242 19 20 93 26 15 69 41 21 4 3
  $17,500 to $19,999 173 16 17 51 14 14 61 49 11 2 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 327 22 28 114 47 32 84 70 10 0 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 171 7 9 48 29 10 67 41 15 4 7
  $25,000 to $27,499 276 14 15 75 39 27 106 75 26 2 4
  $27,500 to $29,999 136 9 10 41 16 21 39 27 9 2 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 416 13 23 88 71 43 177 119 43 10 5
  $32,500 to $34,999 108 1 3 26 18 20 40 29 5 2 4
  $35,000 to $37,499 280 8 6 74 43 22 128 98 22 3 4
  $37,500 to $39,999 81 2 1 25 9 8 37 22 8 1 6
  $40,000 to $42,499 357 8 15 91 35 32 176 133 9 12 22
  $42,500 to $44,999 61 0 5 3 6 11 35 20 9 4 2
  $45,000 to $47,499 220 6 4 21 25 20 146 98 27 6 15
  $47,500 to $49,999 75 0 2 6 10 7 49 29 15 4 2
  $50,000 to $52,499 352 2 6 32 49 36 228 127 67 21 14
  $52,500 to $54,999 66 2 1 6 12 6 39 27 9 3 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 162 3 1 13 11 12 122 67 44 4 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 33 0 0 7 3 0 23 21 2 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 244 0 5 26 14 29 169 106 51 6 7
  $62,500 to $64,999 35 0 2 1 0 4 28 20 7 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 121 0 0 7 10 14 90 43 37 3 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 20 0 0 0 1 0 19 10 8 0 1
  $70,000 to $72,499 201 2 0 14 19 10 156 93 51 7 5
  $72,500 to $74,999 44 0 0 0 10 1 33 12 20 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 142 0 0 3 7 4 129 73 29 16 11
  $77,500 to $79,999 17 0 1 2 0 0 13 7 5 0 2
  $80,000 to $82,499 165 0 0 8 15 8 133 75 45 2 12
  $82,500 to $84,999 25 0 0 0 1 0 24 22 2 0 1
  $85,000 to $87,499 91 1 0 3 0 0 85 47 32 2 5
  $87,500 to $89,999 18 0 0 0 0 0 17 10 5 2 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 112 0 1 1 6 4 101 26 50 6 19
  $92,500 to $94,999 9 0 0 0 0 0 8 7 0 2 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 52 0 0 4 5 2 42 16 16 2 8
  $97,500 to $99,999 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 5 0 0 4
  $100,000 and over 870 3 3 14 24 16 811 335 252 109 115
 Median earnings...(dollars) 40,796 17,220 20,886 25,442 31,287 35,286 56,409 50,318 66,308 77,332 81,580
    Standard error..(dollars) 344 1,301 869 743 574 1,590 761 969 1,577 7,563 6,462
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 54,436 20,675 23,949 30,721 38,526 40,482 70,417 59,615 73,371 116,667 101,637
    Standard error..(dollars) 967 1,975 1,302 1,580 2,125 1,694 1,469 1,615 2,598 9,250 6,952
 Gini ratio 0.437 0.390 0.369 0.390 0.424 0.335 0.381 0.386 0.344 0.254 0.353
    Standard error 0.0117 0.0568 0.0529 0.0338 0.0382 0.0405 0.0148 0.0194 0.0273 0.0538 0.0499
 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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