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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
45 to 54 Years
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 5,416 138 593 1,963 1,140 505 1,077 716 292 39 29
Without Earnings 1,379 87 289 566 248 81 108 77 26 2 3
With Earnings 4,037 51 304 1,397 893 424 968 639 266 37 25
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 105 6 10 31 36 12 10 9 1 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 59 0 12 16 14 10 8 5 3 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 118 3 20 47 20 9 19 16 3 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 86 2 26 34 5 5 15 13 2 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 207 11 26 97 36 23 15 9 6 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 107 5 17 51 13 7 15 13 2 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 183 4 24 93 42 7 13 12 1 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 124 0 22 57 22 7 17 14 3 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 279 9 30 119 63 28 29 25 4 0 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 167 0 13 79 27 27 20 9 12 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 270 3 34 124 70 15 24 23 2 0 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 109 0 10 49 33 7 11 4 6 1 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 251 2 17 100 62 29 41 30 11 0 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 89 1 2 43 23 5 16 13 4 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 217 0 6 73 51 33 53 40 11 0 2
  $37,500 to $39,999 93 0 5 35 34 6 13 10 3 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 241 0 5 67 82 25 63 44 17 0 1
  $42,500 to $44,999 26 0 1 7 2 2 14 12 2 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 132 0 11 29 35 10 48 38 10 0 0
  $47,500 to $49,999 76 0 2 27 18 4 25 20 5 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 197 4 7 57 46 30 53 29 21 2 1
  $52,500 to $54,999 50 0 2 20 10 5 13 6 3 2 2
  $55,000 to $57,499 97 0 2 19 16 13 46 32 10 2 2
  $57,500 to $59,999 26 0 0 4 6 5 11 7 1 3 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 135 0 0 35 33 14 54 31 18 4 1
  $62,500 to $64,999 18 0 0 4 5 3 5 3 2 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 61 0 0 7 15 16 24 15 7 2 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 21 0 0 0 9 3 10 3 5 1 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 72 0 0 12 13 18 30 21 6 2 2
  $72,500 to $74,999 9 0 0 3 1 2 3 1 2 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 67 0 0 16 11 4 36 15 14 4 4
  $77,500 to $79,999 23 0 0 7 6 1 9 1 7 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 52 0 0 6 13 13 21 17 4 0 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 13 0 0 0 1 4 8 4 4 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 18 0 0 2 0 0 16 7 8 0 1
  $87,500 to $89,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 1 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 23 0 0 6 2 6 9 4 5 0 0
  $92,500 to $94,999 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 7 1 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 14 0 0 0 1 1 12 10 1 1 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 5 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 183 2 0 23 18 14 127 64 41 13 10
 Median earnings...(dollars) 32,022 (B) 19,421 26,528 32,899 36,683 50,769 46,286 55,676 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 378 (B) 1,105 451 1,477 1,188 937 1,003 4,046 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 39,633 (B) 20,212 31,103 36,665 42,542 60,542 52,330 61,049 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 840 (B) 856 828 1,516 1,919 2,656 1,699 2,737 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.393 (B) 0.322 0.347 0.331 0.362 0.356 0.341 0.299 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0149 (B) 0.0472 0.0238 0.0284 0.0422 0.0300 0.0346 0.0522 (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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