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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 34 Years
Total Work Experience
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 32,311 1,394 2,528 8,909 6,076 2,970 10,434 7,555 2,204 445 230
Without Earnings 4,787 457 688 1,574 889 301 879 685 162 19 13
With Earnings 27,524 937 1,840 7,335 5,187 2,669 9,555 6,870 2,042 426 216
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 835 22 118 234 232 80 149 110 26 7 7
  $2,500 to $4,999 644 47 66 197 157 54 123 101 21 1 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 804 50 128 227 188 66 145 122 18 6 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 716 61 115 221 121 53 145 129 14 2 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 1,383 136 189 477 264 137 180 146 27 8 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 741 61 91 255 131 75 129 103 22 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 1,490 135 195 551 251 100 258 200 49 5 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 809 53 78 318 174 57 129 106 20 3 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,863 117 189 679 396 129 352 260 70 19 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 982 38 96 351 207 99 191 160 27 3 1
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,561 43 106 467 421 142 381 313 52 8 9
  $27,500 to $29,999 879 17 84 255 178 109 236 179 44 10 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 2,040 37 106 628 490 227 552 434 94 15 9
  $32,500 to $34,999 616 18 18 186 119 71 204 173 23 7 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,610 28 63 435 293 209 584 471 93 13 7
  $37,500 to $39,999 599 8 15 149 111 61 254 193 54 2 5
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,552 23 57 385 230 201 655 460 153 26 16
  $42,500 to $44,999 466 9 13 94 87 50 212 139 64 9 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 1,019 4 19 229 171 94 502 368 105 22 6
  $47,500 to $49,999 397 2 4 76 73 50 193 137 43 11 2
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,160 7 15 228 169 123 618 411 170 26 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 287 0 8 33 35 32 178 115 57 4 1
  $55,000 to $57,499 579 0 8 78 107 63 323 217 64 37 6
  $57,500 to $59,999 225 0 3 36 22 29 136 94 33 0 9
  $60,000 to $62,499 729 11 20 146 95 80 377 250 103 18 6
  $62,500 to $64,999 187 0 5 21 36 20 104 73 22 8 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 442 0 4 57 51 51 280 204 69 0 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 143 3 0 24 17 22 77 53 23 2 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 462 2 0 56 75 45 284 164 103 11 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 86 0 2 14 5 9 56 30 22 4 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 268 0 2 38 36 17 175 125 34 10 6
  $77,500 to $79,999 96 0 0 12 20 10 53 35 14 2 1
  $80,000 to $82,499 313 1 1 40 46 31 195 131 48 7 8
  $82,500 to $84,999 50 0 2 3 16 8 21 12 3 1 5
  $85,000 to $87,499 151 0 2 16 25 9 100 63 29 4 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 37 0 0 5 8 1 23 19 4 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 158 0 5 12 25 6 110 74 20 6 10
  $92,500 to $94,999 32 0 2 4 2 2 21 13 2 7 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 101 0 1 10 10 8 73 44 23 4 1
  $97,500 to $99,999 30 0 1 1 2 5 21 19 1 1 2
  $100,000 and over 979 3 9 86 92 35 754 420 178 97 58
 Median earnings...(dollars) 31,291 16,700 18,114 25,842 28,228 32,705 43,771 41,282 50,029 55,379 62,193
    Standard error..(dollars) 114 316 725 256 566 738 643 252 876 1,909 5,628
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 37,585 18,963 22,298 29,084 32,809 36,686 51,725 48,227 54,533 79,759 81,058
    Standard error..(dollars) 275 478 1,173 294 577 938 558 641 941 4,317 4,980
 Gini ratio 0.395 0.330 0.420 0.350 0.384 0.348 0.361 0.356 0.313 0.378 0.370
    Standard error 0.0054 0.0260 0.0290 0.0093 0.0122 0.0165 0.0091 0.0106 0.0185 0.0441 0.0583
 B-Cell 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249

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