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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 2,161 36 66 307 257 131 1,363 786 422 73 81
Without Earnings 435 17 25 74 43 21 255 158 80 8 9
With Earnings 1,726 19 42 232 214 110 1,108 628 342 66 72
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 31 1 0 8 9 4 9 5 4 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 43 5 4 9 14 1 11 7 4 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 43 3 3 6 11 2 18 15 2 1 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 30 0 3 10 4 0 13 7 5 0 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 83 4 5 17 10 3 45 27 17 0 1
  $12,500 to $14,999 49 0 2 11 12 9 16 9 5 0 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 60 0 2 26 10 2 20 7 8 4 1
  $17,500 to $19,999 31 1 4 7 3 4 12 7 5 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 61 0 2 22 11 8 18 13 3 0 1
  $22,500 to $24,999 41 0 1 8 7 2 22 9 10 0 3
  $25,000 to $27,499 78 2 3 18 20 9 25 12 8 2 3
  $27,500 to $29,999 46 2 2 9 8 7 18 15 3 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 98 0 1 13 17 17 50 40 9 1 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 29 0 0 6 5 1 17 10 3 0 3
  $35,000 to $37,499 54 2 1 5 5 7 33 26 6 0 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 21 0 0 4 2 0 15 10 6 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 94 0 0 24 8 3 59 42 3 7 7
  $42,500 to $44,999 21 0 3 0 0 0 18 9 5 3 1
  $45,000 to $47,499 63 0 0 3 11 6 43 27 10 2 4
  $47,500 to $49,999 33 0 0 2 2 2 28 12 11 4 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 106 0 2 2 16 4 82 38 26 10 8
  $52,500 to $54,999 16 0 0 2 2 2 10 6 4 1 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 54 0 0 4 1 2 47 30 13 2 2
  $57,500 to $59,999 8 0 0 2 0 0 6 6 0 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 74 0 3 7 3 4 58 35 17 2 3
  $62,500 to $64,999 6 0 0 0 0 2 5 5 0 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 35 0 0 3 2 6 25 8 16 0 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 4 2 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 52 0 0 0 6 2 44 18 24 0 2
  $72,500 to $74,999 23 0 0 0 8 1 14 3 11 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 41 0 0 0 2 0 39 26 6 5 2
  $77,500 to $79,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 3 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 41 0 0 0 4 0 37 13 19 0 4
  $82,500 to $84,999 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 29 0 0 0 0 0 29 17 13 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 27 0 0 0 1 0 26 6 16 0 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 6 0 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 11 0 0 2 0 0 9 5 3 0 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 162 0 0 1 4 0 157 76 41 21 18
 Median earnings...(dollars) 41,749 (B) (B) 22,858 27,196 30,696 51,976 50,388 57,483 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 663 (B) (B) 1,866 1,728 1,123 878 1,624 3,115 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 50,602 (B) (B) 26,216 32,255 33,062 62,727 56,669 63,916 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,583 (B) (B) 1,386 2,061 2,024 2,289 1,983 4,350 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.407 (B) (B) 0.359 0.381 0.299 0.358 0.360 0.350 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0224 (B) (B) 0.0548 0.0545 0.0746 0.0277 0.0354 0.0487 (B) (B)
 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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