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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
65 Years or Over
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3,305 557 635 1,085 397 182 449 238 165 22 24
Without Earnings 2,701 504 547 886 312 141 312 170 112 12 18
With Earnings 604 53 88 200 85 41 136 68 53 10 6
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 64 15 11 21 6 2 10 7 4 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 39 5 7 10 6 2 9 3 6 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 26 2 3 5 2 5 8 2 2 4 1
  $7,500 to $9,999 33 0 8 6 7 5 7 1 4 2 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 61 7 13 20 7 2 11 8 4 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 24 2 6 12 2 2 2 0 0 0 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 28 5 5 13 4 1 1 0 1 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 28 2 3 19 2 1 1 0 1 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 43 6 11 12 7 4 4 3 1 0 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 16 3 4 2 3 2 3 3 0 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 24 2 4 10 3 0 5 3 1 1 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 15 0 3 5 4 1 1 1 0 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 25 0 4 16 4 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 9 0 0 2 0 3 4 2 1 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 18 0 1 11 3 1 2 2 0 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 7 0 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 19 0 3 6 9 0 1 0 1 0 0
  $42,500 to $44,999 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 13 0 0 7 3 2 1 1 0 0 0
  $47,500 to $49,999 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 29 2 0 9 2 2 15 8 6 2 0
  $52,500 to $54,999 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $57,500 to $59,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 12 2 1 0 1 2 7 6 2 0 0
  $62,500 to $64,999 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 5 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 2 0 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 0
  $77,500 to $79,999 6 0 0 1 1 0 3 2 1 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 5 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 6 0 0 2 0 1 3 0 3 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $92,500 to $94,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 14 0 0 1 0 1 12 4 4 2 3
 Median earnings...(dollars) 19,695 (B) 13,617 19,203 22,866 (B) 33,709 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,128 (B) 2,133 1,183 3,396 (B) 8,964 (B) (B) (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 26,673 (B) 16,230 23,587 27,433 (B) 41,915 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,298 (B) 1,533 1,589 2,771 (B) 4,006 (B) (B) (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.493 (B) 0.368 0.406 0.408 (B) 0.511 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0376 (B) 0.0897 0.0596 0.0887 (B) 0.0773 (B) (B) (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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