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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
65 Years or Over
Total Work Experience
All Races
    Total 37,788 4,046 4,143 13,782 5,553 2,071 8,193 4,836 2,268 573 516
Without Earnings 30,176 3,701 3,597 11,396 4,285 1,564 5,634 3,495 1,542 293 304
With Earnings 7,611 346 547 2,387 1,267 507 2,559 1,340 727 280 212
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 840 54 78 275 126 54 251 126 108 12 6
  $2,500 to $4,999 556 35 45 211 76 37 151 79 58 8 6
  $5,000 to $7,499 521 26 47 156 98 35 158 96 41 10 11
  $7,500 to $9,999 359 20 23 111 81 40 84 50 27 3 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 632 37 79 230 95 36 154 91 35 10 18
  $12,500 to $14,999 282 20 26 119 55 16 46 30 10 1 5
  $15,000 to $17,499 399 25 35 168 63 23 86 60 20 2 3
  $17,500 to $19,999 215 21 20 109 22 4 40 24 11 4 1
  $20,000 to $22,499 389 19 32 123 78 30 106 71 29 4 1
  $22,500 to $24,999 133 6 21 45 30 8 24 17 4 0 2
  $25,000 to $27,499 266 7 23 84 53 21 78 57 11 10 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 96 5 3 45 23 2 19 14 5 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 347 32 40 112 50 27 87 54 26 3 3
  $32,500 to $34,999 79 1 3 32 13 5 24 12 10 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 162 6 10 82 26 11 27 19 4 0 3
  $37,500 to $39,999 97 3 8 24 34 17 12 5 1 3 3
  $40,000 to $42,499 205 3 13 69 42 12 67 34 22 0 10
  $42,500 to $44,999 58 3 0 9 11 13 22 16 6 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 157 2 6 49 29 18 53 29 7 8 9
  $47,500 to $49,999 51 1 0 15 12 8 16 12 0 0 4
  $50,000 to $52,499 287 10 6 59 48 14 150 74 46 21 9
  $52,500 to $54,999 35 1 2 12 0 3 17 7 10 0 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 91 0 0 19 24 8 40 22 10 0 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 37 0 0 4 6 2 25 14 7 3 1
  $60,000 to $62,499 137 2 4 25 16 10 81 55 11 11 3
  $62,500 to $64,999 39 0 0 9 13 0 17 14 3 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 77 0 5 23 11 7 31 22 3 5 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 17 0 0 1 0 2 14 3 5 2 4
  $70,000 to $72,499 113 0 3 19 16 6 69 36 18 6 10
  $72,500 to $74,999 27 0 0 8 10 0 9 3 1 6 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 97 0 0 16 23 7 51 25 12 10 4
  $77,500 to $79,999 27 0 3 10 3 3 8 8 1 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 91 1 3 18 10 8 50 22 18 4 6
  $82,500 to $84,999 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 29 0 0 5 4 5 16 0 10 3 3
  $87,500 to $89,999 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 51 0 3 8 9 0 31 16 9 2 5
  $92,500 to $94,999 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 5 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 22 0 0 9 3 2 8 3 4 0 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 1
  $100,000 and over 572 7 5 70 53 13 424 117 114 126 67
 Median earnings...(dollars) 20,010 12,552 12,491 16,342 20,563 20,699 32,339 26,148 30,315 76,214 57,234
    Standard error..(dollars) 436 1,001 822 406 732 2,122 1,663 899 2,943 6,234 8,843
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 36,273 18,237 18,748 27,532 32,218 28,255 54,199 43,378 45,802 112,449 74,518
    Standard error..(dollars) 809 1,535 1,095 1,346 1,878 1,420 1,707 2,030 2,114 8,669 6,467
 Gini ratio 0.575 0.510 0.498 0.564 0.545 0.496 0.535 0.548 0.576 0.299 0.421
    Standard error 0.0113 0.0534 0.0399 0.0233 0.0285 0.0358 0.0174 0.0261 0.0306 0.0447 0.0558
 B-Cell 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249

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