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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
25 to 64 Years
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 19,977 444 2,077 7,092 4,370 1,920 4,073 2,751 1,069 145 109
Without Earnings 5,002 242 1,005 1,972 960 317 506 349 124 16 16
With Earnings 14,975 202 1,072 5,120 3,410 1,603 3,568 2,401 945 130 92
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 492 19 88 160 116 56 54 32 18 2 2
  $2,500 to $4,999 366 6 61 126 91 31 51 36 16 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 538 12 89 185 133 42 77 61 16 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 437 11 72 200 72 36 46 36 6 2 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 766 31 91 329 158 85 72 50 22 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 420 16 67 189 73 33 43 36 7 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 729 28 93 366 123 43 76 65 11 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 567 8 68 266 151 38 36 29 6 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,037 14 103 466 252 98 104 82 13 6 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 555 2 34 261 118 78 61 34 27 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 959 12 83 381 270 103 109 92 14 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 506 5 30 205 136 67 63 54 8 1 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,030 9 57 374 269 125 195 157 36 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 344 1 9 134 94 38 67 51 14 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 858 8 21 310 210 116 193 156 32 1 3
  $37,500 to $39,999 288 3 6 91 86 29 72 55 17 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 888 2 31 237 241 111 265 204 58 2 2
  $42,500 to $44,999 138 2 1 41 32 17 46 39 6 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 498 3 22 93 142 44 193 141 44 6 3
  $47,500 to $49,999 233 0 4 66 34 38 92 63 27 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 659 5 17 171 149 93 225 136 75 6 9
  $52,500 to $54,999 142 0 2 46 29 23 41 21 12 4 5
  $55,000 to $57,499 281 0 8 62 50 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 $62,499 451 0 0 108 108 37 198 121 63 9 5
  $62,500 to $64,999 65 0 0 9 12 15 28 14 13 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 182 0 2 26 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 $72,499 227 0 0 36 40 29 122 69 44 3 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 36 0 0 8 1 5 23 8 14 0 1
  $75,000 to $77,499 169 0 3 29 23 10 103 57 33 7 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 44 0 0 10 11 8 15 4 10 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 143 0 0 14 24 25 80 58 14 6 2
  $82,500 to $84,999 35 0 2 0 9 4 20 13 6 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 62 0 0 11 3 1 48 18 28 0 1
  $87,500 to $89,999 18 0 0 0 3 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 37 0 0 1 5 2 29 12 9 5 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 13 0 0 2 5 4 3 2 0 0 1
  $100,000 and over 497 2 8 66 54 30 337 156 118 41 22
 Median earnings...(dollars) 30,283 15,487 16,836 25,078 30,109 31,858 47,005 42,149 52,498 70,504 70,606
    Standard error..(dollars) 178 853 526 327 430 479 462 378 1,734 5,151 6,933
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 36,199 18,394 21,429 29,311 32,667 35,906 55,035 48,839 59,278 112,566 91,983
    Standard error..(dollars) 419 1,240 2,051 656 558 803 1,097 1,015 1,715 15,717 13,985
 Gini ratio 0.400 0.393 0.462 0.375 0.346 0.346 0.355 0.342 0.323 0.313 0.339
    Standard error 0.0078 0.0604 0.0474 0.0140 0.0144 0.0212 0.0156 0.0185 0.0285 0.0824 0.1006
 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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