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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 alone (1)
    Total 31,704 1,372 2,458 8,766 5,917 2,927 10,265 7,426 2,177 436 226
Without Earnings 4,676 449 663 1,535 874 295 859 670 159 18 13
With Earnings 27,028 923 1,795 7,231 5,042 2,632 9,406 6,756 2,018 418 213
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 821 22 117 230 223 80 149 110 26 7 7
  $2,500 to $4,999 622 47 64 190 149 54 119 99 18 1 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 779 50 125 223 177 65 139 115 18 6 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 695 61 111 221 112 48 143 127 14 2 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 1,349 133 177 475 255 133 174 141 25 8 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 731 61 90 251 129 73 127 101 22 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 1,459 131 192 536 243 100 257 199 49 5 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 795 53 75 315 169 57 126 103 20 3 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,817 114 187 661 383 129 343 253 68 19 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 961 36 92 348 200 98 185 155 27 3 1
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,532 41 105 457 412 142 375 308 50 8 9
  $27,500 to $29,999 867 17 82 253 175 106 233 176 44 10 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 2,005 37 103 623 475 222 545 428 92 15 9
  $32,500 to $34,999 609 18 18 185 115 70 203 171 23 7 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,582 27 60 432 288 207 568 456 92 13 7
  $37,500 to $39,999 585 8 15 145 104 61 252 193 53 1 5
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,529 23 57 379 225 201 644 452 149 26 16
  $42,500 to $44,999 459 9 13 94 87 48 208 139 61 7 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 1,007 4 18 225 167 94 499 367 103 22 6
  $47,500 to $49,999 388 2 4 74 72 46 190 134 43 11 2
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,153 7 15 226 166 123 616 410 170 26 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 279 0 7 33 34 31 175 112 57 4 1
  $55,000 to $57,499 571 0 7 77 107 63 317 214 62 35 6
  $57,500 to $59,999 222 0 3 35 21 29 134 92 33 0 9
  $60,000 to $62,499 720 11 20 142 93 80 375 249 103 18 6
  $62,500 to $64,999 184 0 5 21 36 20 101 70 22 8 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 439 0 4 57 51 51 277 201 69 0 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 142 3 0 24 17 22 77 52 23 2 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 459 2 0 56 74 45 283 162 103 11 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 86 0 2 14 5 9 56 30 22 4 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 263 0 2 38 36 17 170 120 34 10 6
  $77,500 to $79,999 93 0 0 12 19 9 53 35 14 2 1
  $80,000 to $82,499 309 1 1 40 45 31 191 128 48 7 8
  $82,500 to $84,999 50 0 2 3 16 8 21 12 3 1 5
  $85,000 to $87,499 150 0 2 16 25 9 99 62 29 4 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 37 0 0 5 8 0 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 30 0 2 4 2 2 20 11 2 7 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 101 0 1 10 10 8 73 44 23 4 1
  $97,500 to $99,999 29 0 1 1 2 5 21 18 1 1 2
  $100,000 and over 961 3 9 86 91 35 736 411 178 94 54
 Median earnings...(dollars) 31,356 16,672 18,183 25,909 28,483 32,872 43,959 41,334 50,173 55,315 61,442
    Standard error..(dollars) 115 324 757 260 566 805 652 254 660 1,941 4,254
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 37,693 18,969 22,347 29,150 33,063 36,782 51,762 48,232 54,798 79,515 80,485
    Standard error..(dollars) 279 485 1,201 298 591 949 563 648 949 4,381 5,028
 Gini ratio 0.395 0.334 0.422 0.350 0.383 0.346 0.360 0.356 0.312 0.378 0.373
    Standard error 0.0054 0.0262 0.0294 0.0094 0.0124 0.0165 0.0091 0.0107 0.0186 0.0445 0.0593
 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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