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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
45 to 54 Years
Total Work Experience
Asian A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,039 96 92 447 204 163 1,036 635 233 73 96
Without Earnings 295 32 27 81 35 21 99 80 12 4 4
With Earnings 1,744 64 66 366 168 142 937 556 221 69 92
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 35 3 0 9 4 1 18 16 2 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 22 6 5 2 4 0 5 5 0 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 59 2 0 17 10 0 30 19 5 3 3
  $7,500 to $9,999 43 5 1 16 6 3 12 11 1 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 67 4 5 13 10 4 30 20 11 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 36 3 4 18 2 3 6 3 2 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 84 7 4 27 7 9 30 23 7 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 41 2 3 19 2 2 13 10 1 2 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 103 11 14 31 10 17 20 17 3 0 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 53 4 4 19 12 2 10 8 0 2 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 72 0 7 26 5 6 28 19 8 0 1
  $27,500 to $29,999 29 3 3 12 3 4 4 4 0 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 109 6 0 35 16 10 42 26 11 2 3
  $32,500 to $34,999 26 0 3 7 5 6 5 5 0 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 79 2 0 31 5 5 35 28 7 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 15 2 0 4 2 1 6 4 0 0 2
  $40,000 to $42,499 79 0 8 15 10 12 34 25 2 0 7
  $42,500 to $44,999 16 0 1 1 0 7 7 5 1 0 1
  $45,000 to $47,499 62 0 2 8 6 2 44 31 8 2 3
  $47,500 to $49,999 16 0 0 1 3 4 9 8 1 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 81 0 0 15 7 9 50 29 14 4 2
  $52,500 to $54,999 10 0 0 0 4 0 5 3 0 2 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 37 3 1 5 5 2 22 12 8 0 2
  $57,500 to $59,999 7 0 0 0 2 0 5 5 1 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 71 0 0 8 4 10 49 34 10 3 2
  $62,500 to $64,999 6 0 0 1 0 0 5 3 2 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 29 0 0 0 0 5 24 14 6 0 4
  $67,500 to $69,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 45 2 0 7 10 1 26 17 6 2 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 6 4 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 28 0 0 2 0 0 27 13 7 3 4
  $77,500 to $79,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 42 0 0 6 2 4 30 18 7 0 5
  $82,500 to $84,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 17 0 0 2 0 0 15 8 2 0 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 2 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 8 0 1
  $92,500 to $94,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 12 0 0 2 0 2 8 3 2 0 3
  $97,500 to $99,999 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 2
  $100,000 and over 276 0 0 6 9 12 249 97 69 39 43
 Median earnings...(dollars) 39,633 (B) (B) 26,157 31,073 37,218 59,187 47,633 66,530 (B) 96,884
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,811 (B) (B) 1,102 1,434 3,633 2,507 2,101 5,113 (B) 40,716
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 57,564 (B) (B) 32,725 45,722 48,517 75,770 59,370 81,528 (B) 112,921
    Standard error..(dollars) 2,134 (B) (B) 3,209 7,586 4,799 3,250 2,827 8,515 (B) 12,409
 Gini ratio 0.455 (B) (B) 0.404 0.510 0.384 0.387 0.404 0.361 (B) 0.289
    Standard error 0.0235 (B) (B) 0.0621 0.0998 0.0864 0.0298 0.0392 0.0601 (B) 0.0903
 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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