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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
Male
55 to 64 Years
Total Work Experience
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,592 66 228 539 323 128 307 183 89 20 15
Without Earnings 639 32 146 220 136 29 76 50 24 1 2
With Earnings 952 34 83 319 187 99 231 134 65 20 13
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 34 1 5 6 5 5 12 2 7 2 2
  $2,500 to $4,999 24 3 6 8 1 2 3 1 2 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 37 6 10 4 13 3 2 2 0 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 15 0 0 7 2 4 2 2 0 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 35 2 3 13 6 6 5 4 2 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 14 0 2 7 0 0 5 2 4 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 29 7 1 15 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 30 1 3 18 6 1 1 1 0 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 48 1 12 24 5 3 3 0 1 2 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 22 2 4 6 2 2 7 4 3 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 47 0 3 24 9 3 7 6 2 0 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 20 3 4 10 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 49 1 1 17 10 9 11 10 0 0 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 23 0 2 13 2 1 4 0 2 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 56 0 4 29 15 3 6 6 0 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 19 1 0 11 3 1 3 3 0 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 70 2 6 27 15 12 7 7 0 0 0
  $42,500 to $44,999 12 2 0 5 2 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 36 0 4 5 11 4 12 8 2 2 0
  $47,500 to $49,999 14 0 0 6 3 2 4 1 2 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 71 1 7 9 25 10 19 12 7 0 0
  $52,500 to $54,999 8 0 0 0 3 0 5 1 0 2 2
  $55,000 to $57,499 20 0 2 2 7 0 9 4 4 0 1
  $57,500 to $59,999 10 0 0 5 2 0 3 3 0 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 50 0 0 11 8 5 26 21 2 2 0
  $62,500 to $64,999 9 0 0 0 2 4 3 1 2 0 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 14 0 2 2 5 3 2 0 2 0 0
  $67,500 to $69,999 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 19 0 0 6 3 2 8 4 3 2 0
  $72,500 to $74,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 13 0 0 5 2 1 5 1 2 1 2
  $77,500 to $79,999 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 11 0 0 4 3 2 1 0 0 1 0
  $82,500 to $84,999 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 8 0 0 7 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
  $87,500 to $89,999 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 7 0 0 1 2 2 3 1 1 0 0
  $92,500 to $94,999 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 3 0 2
  $97,500 to $99,999 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  $100,000 and over 59 0 3 5 9 5 37 19 10 5 4
 Median earnings...(dollars) 37,246 (B) 22,733 32,694 41,921 40,405 52,429 51,080 (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 1,364 (B) 2,403 1,801 2,477 3,325 2,402 2,774 (B) (B) (B)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 47,424 (B) 59,806 40,154 44,538 44,040 60,871 55,780 (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error..(dollars) 3,074 (B) 25,267 5,059 3,134 5,650 3,873 3,647 (B) (B) (B)
 Gini ratio 0.436 (B) 0.686 0.405 0.339 0.413 0.367 0.338 (B) (B) (B)
    Standard error 0.0348 (B) 0.2135 0.0720 0.0650 0.0990 0.0607 0.0790 (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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