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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 5,169 85 440 1,881 1,107 568 1,088 721 306 40 22
Without Earnings 961 42 177 394 185 71 91 62 22 4 4
With Earnings 4,209 43 263 1,487 922 497 997 659 284 36 18
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 107 4 26 39 19 14 4 2 2 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 97 1 9 43 24 6 14 8 5 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 138 0 23 51 32 13 19 12 6 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 81 0 14 36 17 8 5 3 2 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 168 6 23 69 39 12 19 19 0 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 146 8 23 74 28 9 5 5 0 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 187 4 22 101 27 9 25 21 4 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 155 0 21 77 44 5 7 7 0 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 311 2 34 167 56 32 21 13 4 4 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 142 0 5 65 33 27 12 9 3 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 239 4 17 87 69 40 21 18 2 0 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 131 0 4 49 38 22 18 16 2 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 345 5 10 125 90 45 69 51 15 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 99 0 5 37 21 18 18 18 0 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 288 6 0 105 65 48 63 49 14 0 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 79 2 0 24 15 19 19 17 2 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 274 0 11 85 65 35 78 53 24 2 0
  $42,500 to $44,999 38 0 0 13 6 3 15 14 1 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 154 0 5 29 45 20 55 42 11 0 2
  $47,500 to $49,999 64 0 2 19 5 13 25 14 11 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 198 0 3 59 46 25 66 37 23 2 3
  $52,500 to $54,999 49 0 0 22 9 8 10 3 5 0 1
  $55,000 to $57,499 100 0 2 24 18 14 41 24 16 1 0
  $57,500 to $59,999 28 2 0 4 7 2 13 10 3 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 109 0 0 31 32 6 40 20 16 4 0
  $62,500 to $64,999 9 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 51 0 0 10 6 9 26 21 2 3 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 20 0 0 2 7 2 9 9 0 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 74 0 0 11 14 2 46 25 19 0 2
  $72,500 to $74,999 12 0 0 2 0 1 9 4 5 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 42 0 1 2 5 3 31 18 10 3 0
  $77,500 to $79,999 14 0 0 1 4 5 4 3 1 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 44 0 0 3 0 5 35 27 8 0 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 10 0 0 0 2 0 8 6 2 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 22 0 0 2 3 1 17 7 9 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 33 0 0 2 5 4 22 12 8 0 2
  $92,500 to $94,999 7 0 0 0 2 0 5 4 1 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 10 0 0 0 4 1 5 1 2 2 1
  $97,500 to $99,999 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
  $100,000 and over 132 0 0 14 15 5 97 36 45 15 2
 Median earnings...(dollars) 31,480 (B) 16,497 25,632 30,962 33,283 48,704 44,090 55,711 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 281 (B) 1,126 666 504 1,476 1,512 1,703 2,435 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 37,271 (B) 17,797 30,847 33,756 35,097 57,034 50,014 62,871 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 800 (B) 943 1,644 865 1,028 1,894 2,005 2,691 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.379 (B) 0.391 0.381 0.331 0.286 0.330 0.309 0.301 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0147 (B) 0.0514 0.0319 0.0272 0.0357 0.0290 0.0337 0.0519 (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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