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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
55 to 64 Years
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3,618 141 481 1,235 725 331 706 423 222 35 27
Without Earnings 1,479 79 291 529 298 101 181 122 50 3 6
With Earnings 2,139 61 190 706 427 229 525 300 172 32 21
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 80 2 18 17 10 11 22 6 12 2 2
  $2,500 to $4,999 67 5 10 23 11 6 14 8 5 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 79 9 14 19 21 7 9 7 2 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 61 2 7 38 6 6 3 2 1 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 91 6 9 31 19 13 12 9 3 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 62 2 13 20 9 3 16 11 5 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 97 11 18 43 13 5 8 7 1 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 87 3 10 52 10 8 4 1 3 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 112 3 17 53 20 8 12 9 1 2 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 64 2 7 22 16 6 11 7 4 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 130 3 11 56 22 17 19 12 6 2 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 71 5 4 35 14 8 5 5 0 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 120 2 16 44 25 14 20 17 2 0 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 38 0 2 20 5 4 7 1 4 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 126 2 9 53 32 15 15 11 3 1 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 38 1 0 17 10 1 8 6 3 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 133 2 6 32 35 29 29 24 6 0 0
  $42,500 to $44,999 26 2 0 5 8 6 4 2 2 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 64 0 4 11 18 8 22 15 6 2 0
  $47,500 to $49,999 20 0 1 8 3 2 7 4 2 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 127 1 7 23 37 16 44 31 13 0 0
  $52,500 to $54,999 15 0 0 0 6 4 5 1 0 2 2
  $55,000 to $57,499 40 0 2 6 14 0 19 6 10 0 2
  $57,500 to $59,999 17 0 0 8 2 0 7 3 2 2 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 84 0 0 16 16 9 44 30 9 2 2
  $62,500 to $64,999 20 0 0 0 3 4 12 3 9 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 30 0 2 6 8 3 11 5 6 0 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 10 0 0 3 3 0 4 4 0 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 31 0 0 11 3 2 15 8 5 2 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 20 0 0 5 2 1 12 5 5 1 2
  $77,500 to $79,999 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 24 0 0 5 5 4 10 5 0 5 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 5 0 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 14 0 0 7 1 0 7 3 5 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 9 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 7 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 18 0 0 1 3 4 10 2 5 2 1
  $92,500 to $94,999 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 1 3 2 3
  $97,500 to $99,999 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 88 0 3 11 12 6 56 30 16 5 5
 Median earnings...(dollars) 31,454 (B) 19,180 26,576 36,004 33,996 50,922 46,211 55,362 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 575 (B) 1,757 709 953 2,461 781 3,458 2,985 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 39,571 (B) 36,077 32,536 37,663 37,008 55,442 49,676 58,840 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,482 (B) 11,163 2,412 1,665 2,775 2,285 2,378 4,741 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.430 (B) 0.618 0.399 0.352 0.370 0.372 0.345 0.390 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0220 (B) 0.1748 0.0412 0.0418 0.0607 0.0396 0.0507 0.0709 (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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