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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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 11,121 135 627 3,691 2,516 1,213 2,939 1,957 780 127 76
Without Earnings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
With Earnings 11,121 135 627 3,691 2,516 1,213 2,939 1,957 780 127 76
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 48 0 5 21 14 1 7 5 0 0 2
  $2,500 to $4,999 18 1 5 5 2 2 3 3 0 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 66 2 7 25 17 5 11 8 3 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 86 2 21 33 11 12 7 6 1 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 270 16 34 124 48 27 22 11 10 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 248 11 56 110 40 13 18 17 2 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 457 24 61 239 58 28 48 41 7 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 400 8 57 205 94 24 12 10 2 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 800 19 88 368 188 72 66 56 4 6 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 456 5 26 217 96 64 48 25 23 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 792 12 67 329 214 89 80 73 4 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 455 2 28 184 127 60 53 50 4 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 894 8 45 344 239 97 161 128 31 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 319 0 7 123 86 36 67 50 15 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 783 6 21 285 189 105 177 144 28 1 3
  $37,500 to $39,999 268 3 8 84 83 27 64 47 16 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 826 2 30 224 236 104 229 176 50 2 1
  $42,500 to $44,999 123 3 1 37 30 11 40 34 6 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 473 4 20 92 140 40 177 128 40 6 3
  $47,500 to $49,999 221 0 4 61 32 37 86 60 25 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 631 2 17 164 145 87 216 131 70 7 7
  $52,500 to $54,999 132 0 2 43 29 22 36 17 12 4 3
  $55,000 to $57,499 244 0 6 51 41 29 116 70 35 7 4
  $57,500 to $59,999 83 2 0 17 15 7 42 30 7 5 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 423 2 1 101 103 36 180 118 50 9 3
  $62,500 to $64,999 67 0 0 9 15 14 30 14 14 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 171 0 2 28 29 32 79 55 18 4 2
  $67,500 to $69,999 54 0 0 5 19 5 25 17 5 3 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 214 0 0 31 40 28 115 64 42 3 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 33 0 0 8 0 5 21 8 12 0 1
  $75,000 to $77,499 156 0 3 29 17 10 96 52 31 7 6
  $77,500 to $79,999 46 0 0 10 11 8 17 6 11 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 134 0 0 15 23 21 75 55 15 5 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 35 0 2 0 8 4 22 15 6 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 62 0 0 11 3 1 47 18 28 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 16 0 0 0 4 0 12 7 4 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 100 0 0 15 12 13 60 35 18 3 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 17 0 0 1 2 0 13 12 1 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 39 0 0 1 5 3 30 12 10 5 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 12 0 0 2 5 2 3 2 0 0 1
  $100,000 and over 451 2 3 42 46 31 327 145 118 43 22
 Median earnings...(dollars) 35,805 20,395 21,927 29,818 35,337 36,806 51,082 46,821 57,824 75,030 72,288
    Standard error..(dollars) 201 1,263 427 421 432 496 376 515 2,087 4,747 3,300
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 42,659 23,738 29,096 34,271 38,729 41,991 60,591 53,154 66,117 116,853 101,852
    Standard error..(dollars) 507 1,528 3,421 842 666 926 1,149 819 1,914 15,940 16,723
 Gini ratio 0.331 0.273 0.375 0.303 0.268 0.282 0.303 0.279 0.279 0.291 0.320
    Standard error 0.0090 0.0717 0.0863 0.0163 0.0169 0.0248 0.0170 0.0197 0.0319 0.0826 0.1092
 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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