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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 1,373 145 84 269 152 95 628 425 132 37 35
Without Earnings 444 74 37 85 51 23 174 134 25 12 3
With Earnings 929 71 47 184 100 73 454 291 107 25 32
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 18 2 3 4 3 4 3 2 1 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 35 2 6 6 8 0 12 10 2 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 17 6 1 3 1 0 6 2 0 3 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 19 2 0 9 4 0 4 0 4 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 48 14 9 10 4 1 11 11 0 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 22 6 0 7 5 0 4 4 0 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 31 2 6 16 4 1 2 1 0 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 39 7 4 8 3 4 13 12 0 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 36 2 0 15 8 0 12 8 2 0 1
  $22,500 to $24,999 14 0 0 0 5 2 7 5 2 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 46 8 3 11 1 6 17 14 4 0 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 22 3 3 6 0 3 7 4 1 2 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 56 3 3 16 10 3 20 13 5 2 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 17 1 0 4 2 2 7 7 0 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 35 0 1 10 5 2 16 16 0 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 11 0 0 3 0 2 6 4 2 0 1
  $40,000 to $42,499 66 8 1 32 2 4 19 19 0 0 0
  $42,500 to $44,999 8 0 0 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 32 0 0 3 1 5 23 17 2 2 2
  $47,500 to $49,999 8 0 1 0 3 0 4 4 0 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 61 2 2 4 10 7 36 24 11 0 2
  $52,500 to $54,999 10 0 1 0 3 1 5 2 3 0 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 23 0 0 0 2 0 21 9 10 2 1
  $57,500 to $59,999 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 35 0 0 3 2 7 23 17 6 0 0
  $62,500 to $64,999 8 0 2 0 0 2 4 2 2 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 15 0 0 2 0 3 10 7 1 0 2
  $67,500 to $69,999 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 0 1
  $70,000 to $72,499 15 0 0 3 3 2 8 6 2 0 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 14 0 0 0 0 2 12 9 2 2 0
  $77,500 to $79,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 23 0 0 1 2 2 17 8 8 1 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 8 0 0 2 0 0 6 4 2 0 1
  $87,500 to $89,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 18 0 1 1 2 2 12 4 3 2 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 103 3 0 2 0 3 96 40 30 9 17
 Median earnings...(dollars) 39,578 (B) (B) 28,479 31,157 (B) 52,223 46,542 61,553 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,881 (B) (B) 2,252 3,755 (B) 2,053 2,493 7,311 (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 51,415 (B) (B) 29,691 34,499 (B) 72,147 57,473 80,231 (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 2,479 (B) (B) 1,926 2,886 (B) 4,546 3,821 6,642 (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.446 (B) (B) 0.341 0.375 (B) 0.392 0.377 0.331 (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0329 (B) (B) 0.0617 0.0802 (B) 0.0450 0.0562 0.0885 (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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