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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 alone (2)
    Total 5,286 128 579 1,931 1,107 487 1,053 698 288 38 29
Without Earnings 1,348 81 280 562 242 78 105 73 26 2 3
With Earnings 3,938 47 300 1,369 865 409 948 625 262 36 25
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 101 2 10 31 36 12 10 9 1 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 57 0 11 16 14 8 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 84 2 26 34 5 3 15 13 2 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 196 11 26 91 31 23 15 9 6 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 106 5 17 51 11 7 15 13 2 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 181 4 24 91 42 7 12 11 1 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 119 0 18 57 20 7 17 14 3 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 275 9 30 117 61 28 29 25 4 0 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 163 0 13 79 26 24 20 9 12 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 268 3 34 123 69 15 24 23 2 0 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 105 0 10 49 29 7 11 4 6 1 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 243 2 17 98 59 28 38 27 11 0 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 89 1 2 43 23 5 16 13 3 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 209 0 6 69 50 31 53 40 11 0 2
  $37,500 to $39,999 93 0 5 35 34 6 13 10 3 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 236 0 5 65 80 25 61 43 17 0 1
  $42,500 to $44,999 26 0 1 7 2 2 14 12 2 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 129 0 11 29 35 10 45 36 9 0 0
  $47,500 to $49,999 74 0 2 27 18 4 23 18 5 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 192 4 7 54 46 30 53 29 20 2 1
  $52,500 to $54,999 48 0 2 19 10 5 13 6 3 2 2
  $55,000 to $57,499 95 0 2 19 15 13 45 32 9 2 2
  $57,500 to $59,999 26 0 0 4 6 5 11 7 1 3 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 133 0 0 34 32 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 66 0 0 11 12 14 28 21 4 2 2
  $72,500 to $74,999 8 0 0 2 1 2 3 1 2 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 66 0 0 16 11 2 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 49 0 0 4 11 13 21 17 4 0 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 12 0 0 0 0 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 175 2 0 23 17 14 120 57 41 12 10
 Median earnings...(dollars) 32,025 (B) 19,625 26,448 33,438 36,801 50,763 46,214 55,676 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 387 (B) 1,227 450 1,529 1,579 943 1,035 4,096 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 39,400 (B) 20,273 30,997 35,932 42,677 60,211 51,750 61,119 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 812 (B) 868 839 962 1,966 2,698 1,685 2,778 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.390 (B) 0.327 0.347 0.319 0.364 0.358 0.342 0.309 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0149 (B) 0.0473 0.0242 0.0273 0.0436 0.0304 0.0350 0.0530 (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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