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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
35 to 44 Years
Total Work Experience
White alone, not Hispanic
    Total 26,215 295 1,203 7,390 4,452 2,942 9,932 6,514 2,436 561 422
Without Earnings 3,808 137 377 1,237 690 359 1,007 726 237 19 26
With Earnings 22,407 158 827 6,153 3,762 2,583 8,925 5,788 2,199 543 396
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 547 9 49 140 102 62 186 134 39 7 5
  $2,500 to $4,999 419 12 33 159 61 47 107 67 39 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 427 4 44 148 88 46 97 78 19 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 385 5 31 139 95 32 83 60 20 3 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 798 19 71 311 128 99 170 124 38 4 5
  $12,500 to $14,999 395 8 19 161 94 31 82 66 17 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 746 14 51 284 132 89 176 142 22 5 7
  $17,500 to $19,999 479 8 36 227 103 32 73 64 10 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 949 20 65 382 176 130 176 150 19 5 2
  $22,500 to $24,999 522 7 25 235 93 75 88 61 21 2 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 973 3 39 415 195 110 210 161 44 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 495 5 30 183 112 67 98 77 18 2 2
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,242 7 85 434 237 179 300 240 50 7 4
  $32,500 to $34,999 411 0 9 153 95 53 102 70 23 1 7
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,106 6 35 381 223 160 300 216 74 5 5
  $37,500 to $39,999 471 0 12 156 89 68 146 106 31 4 5
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,184 4 51 344 193 180 411 286 102 9 14
  $42,500 to $44,999 332 5 4 87 65 45 124 73 35 11 5
  $45,000 to $47,499 873 1 20 215 191 121 326 226 79 8 12
  $47,500 to $49,999 393 0 0 97 66 72 158 92 43 12 12
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,149 3 18 292 213 134 489 333 112 22 22
  $52,500 to $54,999 284 2 9 72 51 32 119 83 29 3 4
  $55,000 to $57,499 577 7 15 133 93 83 246 152 74 12 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 238 0 3 50 28 41 116 71 37 5 4
  $60,000 to $62,499 856 0 14 189 151 129 373 230 118 20 5
  $62,500 to $64,999 154 0 2 25 27 24 76 45 27 3 1
  $65,000 to $67,499 489 0 1 117 64 57 251 175 58 10 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 184 0 3 18 30 24 110 79 21 4 5
  $70,000 to $72,499 674 3 4 117 117 68 365 253 78 21 13
  $72,500 to $74,999 147 0 0 29 19 20 80 49 19 4 8
  $75,000 to $77,499 456 0 6 85 57 40 268 175 67 8 18
  $77,500 to $79,999 105 0 10 18 21 10 47 21 17 8 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 467 0 1 65 68 45 289 178 82 15 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 89 0 3 10 12 12 52 26 20 5 2
  $85,000 to $87,499 239 2 3 23 31 21 160 99 52 5 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 81 0 2 14 5 3 58 35 18 2 4
  $90,000 to $92,499 306 0 3 38 27 36 201 124 56 9 12
  $92,500 to $94,999 43 0 0 4 0 5 33 21 2 3 7
  $95,000 to $97,499 152 0 3 13 15 9 112 64 44 0 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 49 0 0 2 8 6 33 16 11 3 3
  $100,000 and over 2,519 4 18 187 189 89 2,034 1,066 513 294 161
 Median earnings...(dollars) 41,769 19,735 24,053 31,689 36,896 40,188 60,524 54,528 62,202 100,000 82,321
    Standard error..(dollars) 177 1,600 1,469 253 384 566 354 1,095 994 (NA) 4,892
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 54,589 24,837 29,245 37,545 42,672 44,160 77,255 69,408 77,001 141,264 105,643
    Standard error..(dollars) 488 2,154 1,120 578 661 992 1,023 1,165 1,774 7,103 5,150
 Gini ratio 0.417 0.430 0.429 0.376 0.370 0.344 0.371 0.383 0.343 0.150 0.266
    Standard error 0.0061 0.0685 0.0315 0.0111 0.0136 0.0164 0.0093 0.0116 0.0184 0.0325 0.0416
 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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