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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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
White alone (1)
    Total 2,807 114 180 804 493 177 1,040 541 256 146 97
Without Earnings 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
With Earnings 2,805 114 178 804 493 177 1,040 541 256 146 97
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 19 2 3 5 6 0 3 3 0 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 17 0 0 12 3 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 59 3 3 27 7 4 15 15 0 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 16 0 2 5 5 1 2 2 0 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 80 7 14 28 7 6 18 15 3 0 1
  $12,500 to $14,999 57 9 2 15 18 3 10 7 3 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 94 4 13 38 21 2 16 12 2 0 2
  $17,500 to $19,999 84 17 16 40 6 2 5 2 3 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 132 8 14 42 30 11 27 17 8 1 1
  $22,500 to $24,999 65 2 10 29 14 3 6 3 3 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 144 4 19 46 29 12 34 27 2 6 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 63 3 0 34 15 1 10 10 0 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 203 28 31 62 33 9 40 25 10 3 3
  $32,500 to $34,999 53 0 0 19 12 3 20 10 8 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 96 3 6 48 14 9 16 13 3 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 66 3 4 14 24 13 7 4 0 0 3
  $40,000 to $42,499 130 3 9 56 24 6 32 20 7 0 5
  $42,500 to $44,999 41 0 0 8 9 9 15 12 3 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 105 2 3 28 21 15 35 22 5 3 5
  $47,500 to $49,999 33 1 0 11 3 5 13 10 0 0 3
  $50,000 to $52,499 169 8 6 34 29 7 84 43 29 10 3
  $52,500 to $54,999 21 1 2 10 0 0 7 4 4 0 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 63 0 0 15 16 6 26 18 4 0 3
  $57,500 to $59,999 25 0 0 2 3 2 18 11 3 3 1
  $60,000 to $62,499 93 0 3 22 15 8 45 31 6 8 0
  $62,500 to $64,999 32 0 0 9 7 0 16 14 2 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 57 0 5 16 11 4 22 18 0 3 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 14 0 0 1 0 2 11 3 3 2 4
  $70,000 to $72,499 83 0 3 18 13 2 47 30 13 4 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 24 0 0 8 10 0 7 0 0 6 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 59 0 0 11 17 5 26 15 4 3 4
  $77,500 to $79,999 16 0 3 9 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 62 0 3 9 9 6 35 16 17 0 2
  $82,500 to $84,999 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 20 0 0 3 3 3 11 0 7 1 3
  $87,500 to $89,999 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 43 0 1 6 9 0 28 14 8 2 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 17 0 0 9 3 0 5 2 3 0 0
  $97,500 to $99,999 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 1
  $100,000 and over 436 7 5 56 41 12 315 92 86 87 50
 Median earnings...(dollars) 43,954 28,587 26,662 35,076 40,013 43,223 64,558 52,453 80,001 100,000 100,000
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,453 3,222 2,204 1,420 1,274 2,242 2,275 2,232 4,883 (NA) (NA)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 61,157 34,031 33,064 48,011 48,064 48,255 87,500 71,823 83,740 139,715 106,513
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,593 3,789 2,263 3,067 1,903 2,674 3,181 3,976 3,677 12,758 11,612
 Gini ratio 0.414 0.381 0.334 0.422 0.367 0.329 0.339 0.387 0.348 0.124 0.228
    Standard error 0.0174 0.0985 0.0646 0.0357 0.0383 0.0634 0.0266 0.0403 0.0515 0.0614 0.0815
 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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