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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 alone (2)
    Total 3,229 548 624 1,063 382 177 435 231 159 22 24
Without Earnings 2,637 494 539 868 298 138 300 164 106 12 18
With Earnings 592 53 84 196 84 39 136 67 53 10 6
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 62 15 9 20 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 25 2 2 5 2 5 8 2 2 4 1
  $7,500 to $9,999 32 0 8 5 7 5 7 1 4 2 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 60 7 13 19 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 27 5 5 13 4 0 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 40 6 9 12 7 4 3 2 1 0 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 16 3 4 2 3 2 3 3 0 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 23 2 4 10 2 0 5 3 1 1 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 13 0 3 3 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) 19,797 (B) 13,866 19,309 22,532 (B) 34,002 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,121 (B) 2,181 1,204 3,554 (B) 9,211 (B) (B) (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 26,913 (B) 16,551 23,792 27,454 (B) 42,059 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,318 (B) 1,570 1,614 2,795 (B) 4,029 (B) (B) (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.494 (B) 0.372 0.411 0.410 (B) 0.516 (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0379 (B) 0.0911 0.0599 0.0890 (B) 0.0778 (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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