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Table 386. Median annual income of year-round, full-time workers 25 years old and over, by highest level of educational attainment and sex: 1990 to 2003

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         |              |              Elementary/secondary           |                                                     College
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Sex and  |              |          Less|     Some high|    High school|          Some|              |                          Bachelor's or higher degree\5\
year     |         Total|          than|        school|     completion|      college,|   Associate's|___________________________________________________________________________
         |              |           9th|    no comple-|      (includes|            no|     degree\4\|         Total|    Bachelor's|      Master's|   Professional|     Doctor's
         |              |         grade|       tion\1\|equivalency)\2\|     degree\3\|              |              |     degree\6\|     degree\4\|      degree\4\|    degree\4\
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1        |            2 |            3 |            4 |              5|            6 |            7 |            8 |            9 |           10 |            11 |           12
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         |                                                                                      Current dollars
         |______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Males    |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....|$30,733 (---) |$17,394 (---) |$20,902 (---) | $26,653 (---) |$31,734 (---) |    ---   (†) |$42,671 (---) |$39,238 (---) |    ---   (†) |     --    (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 31,613 (---) | 17,623 (---) | 21,402 (---) |  26,779 (---) | 31,663 (---) |$33,817 (---) | 45,138 (---) | 40,906 (---) |$49,734 (---) |$73,996  (---) |$57,187 (---)
1992 ....| 32,057  (120)| 17,294 (---) | 21,274 (---) |  27,280  (175)| 32,103 (---) | 33,433 (---) | 45,802 (---) | 41,355  (304)| 49,973 (---) | 76,220  (---) | 57,418 (---)
1993 ....| 32,359  (124)| 16,863 (---) | 21,752 (---) |  27,370  (204)| 32,077 (---) | 33,690 (---) | 47,740 (---) | 42,757  (536)| 51,867 (---) | 80,549  (---) | 63,149 (---)
1994 ....| 33,440  (246)| 17,532  (453)| 22,048  (319)|  28,037  (322)| 32,279  (300)| 35,794  (430)| 49,228  (707)| 43,663  (633)| 53,500  (854)| 75,009 (3,040)| 61,921(1,619)
1995 ....| 34,551  (275)| 18,354  (545)| 22,185  (342)|  29,510  (358)| 33,883  (517)| 35,201  (535)| 50,481  (312)| 45,266  (510)| 55,216  (973)| 79,667 (2,582)| 65,336(2,188)
1996 ....| 35,622  (150)| 17,962  (594)| 22,717  (414)|  30,709  (184)| 34,845  (456)| 37,131  (435)| 51,436  (303)| 45,846  (458)| 60,508  (945)| 85,963 (3,317)| 71,227(3,362)
1997 ....| 36,678  (149)| 19,291  (629)| 24,726  (466)|  31,215  (171)| 35,945  (293)| 38,022  (774)| 53,450  (755)| 48,616  (851)| 61,690  (771)| 85,011 (4,253)| 76,234(3,611)
1998 ....| 37,906  (291)| 19,380  (600)| 23,958  (547)|  31,477  (169)| 36,934  (291)| 40,274  (539)| 56,524  (421)| 51,405  (349)| 62,244  (847)| 94,737(12,105)| 75,078(2,507)
1999 ....| 40,333  (144)| 20,429  (444)| 25,035  (535)|  33,184  (388)| 39,221  (581)| 41,638  (459)| 60,201  (439)| 52,985  (722)| 66,243  (690)|100,000(37,836)| 81,687(3,953)
2000 ....| 41,059  (156)| 20,789  (376)| 25,095  (436)|  34,303  (457)| 40,337  (312)| 41,952  (460)| 61,868  (303)| 56,334  (573)| 68,322(1,506)| 99,411(20,832)| 80,250(2,446)
2001 ....| 41,617  (104)| 21,361  (235)| 26,209  (251)|  34,723  (299)| 41,045  (214)| 42,776  (561)| 62,223  (279)| 55,929  (335)| 70,899  (687)|100,000    (†) | 86,965(3,013)
2002 ....| 41,152  (100)| 20,919  (213)| 25,903  (207)|  33,206  (311)| 40,851  (195)| 42,856  (673)| 61,700  (201)| 56,077  (385)| 67,281(1,294)|100,000    (†) | 83,305(2,076)
2003 ....| 41,939   (90)| 21,217  (227)| 26,468  (280)|  35,412  (168)| 41,348  (182)| 42,871  (719)| 62,075  (187)| 56,502  (365)| 70,640  (562)|100,000    (†) | 87,131(2,528)
         |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
Females  |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....| 21,372 (---) | 12,251 (---) | 14,429 (---) |  18,319 (---) | 22,227 (---) |    ---   (†) | 30,377 (---) | 28,017 (---) |    ---   (†) |   ---     (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 22,043 (---) | 12,066 (---) | 14,455 (---) |  18,836 (---) | 22,143 (---) | 25,000 (---) | 31,310 (---) | 29,079 (---) | 34,949 (---) | 46,742  (---) | 43,303 (---)
1992 ....| 23,139  (159)| 12,958 (---) | 14,559 (---) |  19,427  (176)| 23,157 (---) | 25,624 (---) | 32,304 (---) | 30,326  (294)| 36,037 (---) | 46,257  (---) | 45,790 (---)
1993 ....| 23,629  (166)| 12,415 (---) | 15,386 (---) |  19,963  (173)| 23,056 (---) | 25,883 (---) | 34,307 (---) | 31,197  (310)| 38,612 (---) | 50,211  (---) | 47,248 (---)
1994 ....| 24,399  (165)| 12,430  (427)| 15,133  (328)|  20,373  (158)| 23,514  (327)| 25,940  (295)| 35,378  (280)| 31,741  (314)| 39,457  (606)| 50,615 (2,154)| 51,119(2,888)
1995 ....| 24,875  (160)| 13,577  (490)| 15,825  (293)|  20,463  (162)| 23,997  (274)| 27,311  (428)| 35,259  (313)| 32,051  (273)| 40,263  (556)| 50,000 (2,532)| 48,141(2,373)
1996 ....| 25,808  (131)| 14,414  (559)| 16,953  (333)|  21,175  (143)| 25,167  (267)| 28,083  (526)| 36,461  (296)| 33,525  (437)| 41,901  (564)| 57,624 (3,635)| 56,267(3,300)
1997 ....| 26,974  (134)| 14,161  (492)| 16,697  (335)|  22,067  (148)| 26,335  (291)| 28,812  (660)| 38,038  (481)| 35,379  (295)| 44,949  (837)| 61,051 (4,737)| 53,038(3,626)
1998 ....| 27,956  (199)| 14,467  (429)| 16,482  (322)|  22,780  (254)| 27,420  (271)| 29,924  (513)| 39,786  (408)| 36,559  (305)| 45,283  (760)| 57,565 (1,705)| 57,796(1,881)
1999 ....| 28,844  (216)| 15,098  (492)| 17,015  (298)|  23,061  (279)| 27,757  (369)| 30,919  (318)| 41,747  (275)| 37,993  (614)| 48,097  (862)| 59,904 (4,479)| 60,079(3,130)
2000 ....| 30,327  (138)| 15,798  (327)| 17,919  (434)|  24,970  (236)| 28,697  (364)| 31,071  (307)| 42,706  (439)| 40,415  (284)| 50,139  (735)| 58,957 (3,552)| 57,081(2,999)
2001 ....| 31,356   (91)| 16,691  (255)| 19,156  (359)|  25,303  (132)| 30,418  (186)| 32,153  (231)| 44,776  (367)| 40,994  (231)| 50,669  (328)| 61,748 (3,976)| 62,123(2,228)
2002 ....| 31,010   (83)| 16,510  (297)| 19,307  (360)|  25,182  (121)| 29,400  (299)| 31,625  (211)| 43,245  (568)| 40,853  (173)| 48,890  (595)| 57,018 (2,421)| 65,715(2,268)
2003 ....| 31,565   (85)| 16,907  (256)| 18,938  (327)|  26,074  (118)| 30,142  (176)| 32,253  (241)| 45,116  (291)| 41,327  (204)| 50,163  (454)| 66,491 (3,469)| 67,214(2,462)
         |______________|______________|______________|_______________|______________|______________|______________|______________|______________|_______________|______________
         |                                                                                 Constant 2003 dollars
         |______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Males    |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....|$43,266 (---) |$24,487 (---) |$29,426 (---) | $37,522 (---) |$44,675 (---) |    ---   (†) |$60,072 (---) |$55,239 (---) |    ---   (†) |     --    (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 42,708 (---) | 23,808 (---) | 28,913 (---) |  36,177 (---) | 42,775 (---) |$45,685 (---) | 60,979 (---) | 55,262 (---) |$67,188 (---) |$99,965  (---) |$77,257 (---)
1992 ....| 42,042  (157)| 22,681 (---) | 27,900 (---) |  35,777  (230)| 42,102 (---) | 43,847 (---) | 60,068 (---) | 54,236  (399)| 65,538 (---) | 99,961  (---) | 75,302 (---)
1993 ....| 41,205  (158)| 21,473 (---) | 27,698 (---) |  34,852  (260)| 40,845 (---) | 42,899 (---) | 60,790 (---) | 54,445  (683)| 66,045 (---) |102,568  (---) | 80,411 (---)
1994 ....| 41,518  (305)| 21,767  (562)| 27,374  (396)|  34,810  (400)| 40,076  (372)| 44,441  (534)| 61,120  (878)| 54,210  (786)| 66,424(1,060)| 93,129 (3,774)| 76,879(2,010)
1995 ....| 41,715  (332)| 22,160  (658)| 26,785  (413)|  35,629  (432)| 40,909  (624)| 42,500  (646)| 60,948  (377)| 54,652  (616)| 66,665(1,175)| 96,186 (3,117)| 78,883(2,642)
1996 ....| 41,775  (176)| 21,064  (697)| 26,641  (486)|  36,013  (216)| 40,863  (535)| 43,544  (510)| 60,320  (355)| 53,765  (537)| 70,959(1,108)|100,811 (3,890)| 83,529(3,943)
1997 ....| 42,048  (171)| 22,116  (721)| 28,346  (534)|  35,785  (196)| 41,208  (336)| 43,589  (887)| 61,276  (866)| 55,734  (976)| 70,722  (884)| 97,458 (4,876)| 87,396(4,140)
1998 ....| 42,790  (328)| 21,877  (677)| 27,045  (617)|  35,532  (191)| 41,692  (328)| 45,463  (608)| 63,806  (475)| 58,028  (394)| 70,263  (956)|106,942(13,665)| 84,751(2,830)
1999 ....| 44,545  (159)| 22,563  (490)| 27,650  (591)|  36,650  (429)| 43,317  (642)| 45,987  (507)| 66,488  (485)| 58,519  (797)| 73,162  (762)|110,444(41,788)| 90,219(4,366)
2000 ....| 43,873  (167)| 22,214  (402)| 26,815  (466)|  36,654  (488)| 43,101  (333)| 44,827  (492)| 66,108  (324)| 60,194  (612)| 73,004(1,609)|106,223(22,260)| 85,749(2,614)
2001 ....| 43,238  (108)| 22,193  (244)| 27,230  (261)|  36,076  (311)| 42,644  (222)| 44,443  (583)| 64,647  (290)| 58,108  (348)| 73,661  (714)|103,896    (†) | 90,353(3,130)
2002 ....| 42,090  (102)| 21,396  (218)| 26,493  (212)|  33,963  (318)| 41,782  (199)| 43,833  (688)| 63,106  (206)| 57,355  (394)| 68,814(1,323)|102,279    (†) | 85,204(2,123)
2003 ....| 41,939   (90)| 21,217  (227)| 26,468  (280)|  35,412  (168)| 41,348  (182)| 42,871  (719)| 62,075  (187)| 56,502  (365)| 70,640  (562)|100,000    (†) | 87,131(2,528)
         |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
Females  |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....| 30,088 (---) | 17,247 (---) | 20,313 (---) |  25,790 (---) | 31,291 (---) |   ---    (†) | 42,765 (---) | 39,442 (---) |    ---   (†) |   ---     (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 29,779 (---) | 16,301 (---) | 19,528 (---) |  25,447 (---) | 29,914 (---) | 33,774 (---) | 42,298 (---) | 39,284 (---) | 47,215 (---) | 63,146  (---) | 58,500 (---)
1992 ....| 30,346  (209)| 16,994 (---) | 19,094 (---) |  25,478  (231)| 30,370 (---) | 33,605 (---) | 42,366 (---) | 39,772  (386)| 47,262 (---) | 60,665  (---) | 60,052 (---)
1993 ....| 30,088  (211)| 15,809 (---) | 19,592 (---) |  25,420  (220)| 29,359 (---) | 32,958 (---) | 43,685 (---) | 39,725  (395)| 49,167 (---) | 63,936  (---) | 60,164 (---)
1994 ....| 30,293  (205)| 15,433  (530)| 18,789  (407)|  25,294  (196)| 29,194  (406)| 32,206  (366)| 43,924  (348)| 39,409  (390)| 48,988  (752)| 62,842 (2,674)| 63,468(3,586)
1995 ....| 30,033  (193)| 16,392  (592)| 19,106  (354)|  24,706  (196)| 28,973  (331)| 32,974  (517)| 42,570  (378)| 38,697  (330)| 48,611  (671)| 60,367 (3,057)| 58,123(2,865)
1996 ....| 30,266  (154)| 16,904  (656)| 19,881  (391)|  24,832  (168)| 29,514  (313)| 32,934  (617)| 42,759  (347)| 39,315  (512)| 49,138  (661)| 67,577 (4,263)| 65,986(3,870)
1997 ....| 30,923  (154)| 16,234  (564)| 19,142  (384)|  25,298  (170)| 30,191  (334)| 33,031  (757)| 43,607  (551)| 40,559  (338)| 51,530  (960)| 69,990 (5,431)| 60,804(4,157)
1998 ....| 31,558  (225)| 16,331  (484)| 18,605  (363)|  25,715  (287)| 30,953  (306)| 33,779  (579)| 44,912  (461)| 41,269  (344)| 51,117  (858)| 64,981 (1,925)| 65,242(2,123)
1999 ....| 31,857  (239)| 16,675  (543)| 18,792  (329)|  25,470  (308)| 30,656  (408)| 34,148  (351)| 46,107  (304)| 41,961  (678)| 53,120  (952)| 66,160 (4,947)| 66,354(3,457)
2000 ....| 32,405  (147)| 16,881  (349)| 19,147  (464)|  26,681  (252)| 30,663  (389)| 33,200  (328)| 45,632  (469)| 43,184  (303)| 53,575  (785)| 62,997 (3,795)| 60,992(3,205)
2001 ....| 32,578   (95)| 17,341  (265)| 19,902  (373)|  26,289  (137)| 31,603  (193)| 33,406  (240)| 46,521  (381)| 42,591  (240)| 52,643  (341)| 64,154 (4,131)| 64,543(2,315)
2002 ....| 31,717   (85)| 16,886  (304)| 19,747  (368)|  25,756  (124)| 30,070  (306)| 32,346  (216)| 44,231  (581)| 41,784  (177)| 50,004  (609)| 58,317 (2,476)| 67,213(2,320)
2003 ....| 31,565   (85)| 16,907  (256)| 18,938  (327)|  26,074  (118)| 30,142  (176)| 32,253  (241)| 45,116  (291)| 41,327  (204)| 50,163  (454)| 66,491 (3,469)| 67,214(2,462)
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         |                                                                      Number of persons with income (in thousands)
         |______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Males    |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....| 44,406(268.6)|  2,250 (73.9)|  3,315 (89.3)|  16,394(188.0)|  9,113(144.6)|    ---   (†) | 13,334(171.8)|  7,569(132.6)|    ---   (†) |   ---     (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 44,199(268.3)|  1,807 (66.3)|  3,083 (86.2)|  15,025(181.1)|  8,034(136.4)|  2,899 (83.6)| 13,350(171.9)|  8,456(139.7)|  3,073 (86.1)|  1,147  (53.0)|    674 (40.7)
1992 ....| 44,752(269.1)|  1,815 (66.5)|  3,009 (85.2)|  14,722(179.5)|  8,067(136.6)|  3,203 (87.8)| 13,937(175.2)|  8,719(141.7)|  3,178 (87.5)|  1,295  (56.3)|    745 (42.8)
1993 ....| 45,873(270.6)|  1,790 (66.0)|  3,083 (86.2)|  14,604(178.9)|  8,493(140.0)|  3,557 (92.4)| 14,346(177.5)|  9,178(145.1)|  3,131 (86.8)|  1,231  (54.9)|    808 (44.5)
1994 ....| 47,566(272.8)|  1,895 (67.9)|  3,057 (85.8)|  15,109(181.5)|  8,783(142.2)|  3,735 (94.6)| 14,987(180.9)|  9,636(148.4)|  3,225 (88.1)|  1,258  (55.4)|    868 (46.1)
1995 ....| 48,500(324.3)|  1,946 (71.6)|  3,335 (93.5)|  15,331(195.8)|  8,908(151.1)|  3,926(101.3)| 15,054(194.1)|  9,597(156.7)|  3,395 (94.3)|  1,208  (56.5)|    853 (47.5)
1996 ....| 49,764(339.9)|  2,041 (76.2)|  3,441 (98.7)|  15,840(206.6)|  9,173(159.3)|  3,931(105.4)| 15,339(203.5)|  9,898(165.3)|  3,272 (96.3)|  1,277  (60.4)|    893 (50.5)
1997 ....| 50,807(342.6)|  1,914 (73.8)|  3,548(100.2)|  16,225(208.9)|  9,170(159.3)|  4,086(107.4)| 15,864(206.7)| 10,349(168.9)|  3,228 (95.6)|  1,321  (61.4)|    966 (52.5)
1998 ....| 52,381(346.6)|  1,870 (73.0)|  3,613(101.1)|  16,442(210.2)|  9,375(161.0)|  4,347(110.7)| 16,733(212.0)| 11,058(174.3)|  3,414 (98.3)|  1,264  (60.1)|    998 (53.4)
1999 ....| 53,062(348.2)|  1,993 (75.3)|  3,295 (96.6)|  16,589(211.1)|  9,684(163.6)|  4,359(110.9)| 17,142(214.4)| 11,142(174.9)|  3,725(102.6)|  1,267  (60.1)|  1,008 (53.7)
2000 ....| 54,065(350.7)|  1,968 (74.9)|  3,354 (97.5)|  16,834(212.6)|  9,792(164.4)|  4,729(115.4)| 17,387(215.8)| 11,395(176.8)|  3,680(102.0)|  1,274  (60.3)|  1,038 (54.5)
2001 ....| 54,013(350.5)|  2,207 (79.2)|  3,503 (99.6)|  16,314(209.5)|  9,494(162.0)|  4,714(115.2)| 17,780(218.0)| 11,479(177.4)|  3,961(105.8)|  1,298  (60.9)|  1,041 (54.5)
2002 ....| 54,108(225.0)|  2,154 (50.7)|  3,680 (66.1)|  16,005(134.2)|  9,603(105.5)|  4,399 (72.2)| 18,267(142.7)| 11,829(116.5)|  4,065 (69.4)|  1,308  (39.6)|  1,065 (35.8)
2003 ....| 54,253(225.2)|  2,209 (51.4)|  3,369 (63.3)|  16,285(135.3)|  9,340(104.1)|  4,696 (74.5)| 18,354(143.0)| 11,846(116.6)|  4,124 (69.9)|  1,348  (40.2)|  1,037 (35.3)
         |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
Females  |              |              |              |               |              |              |              |              |              |               |
1990 ....| 28,636(234.7)|    847 (45.6)|  1,861 (67.3)|  11,810(162.8)|  6,462(123.1)|    ---   (†) |  7,655(133.3)|  4,704(105.8)|    ---   (†) |    ---    (†) |    ---   (†)
1991 ....| 29,474(237.1)|    733 (42.4)|  1,819 (66.5)|  10,959(157.4)|  5,633(115.3)|  2,523 (78.1)|  7,807(134.6)|  5,263(111.6)|  2,025 (70.1)|    312  (27.7)|    206 (22.5)
1992 ....| 30,346(239.6)|    734 (42.4)|  1,659 (63.6)|  11,039(157.9)|  5,904(117.9)|  2,655 (80.1)|  8,355(138.9)|  5,604(115.0)|  2,192 (72.9)|    334  (28.7)|    225 (23.5)
1993 ....| 30,683(240.5)|    765 (43.3)|  1,576 (62.0)|  10,513(154.4)|  6,279(121.4)|  3,067 (86.0)|  8,483(139.9)|  5,735(116.3)|  2,166 (72.5)|    323  (28.2)|    260 (25.3)
1994 ....| 31,379(242.4)|    696 (41.3)|  1,675 (63.9)|  10,785(156.2)|  6,256(121.2)|  3,210 (87.9)|  8,756(142.0)|  5,901(117.9)|  2,174 (72.6)|    398  (31.3)|    283 (26.4)
1995 ....| 32,673(275.7)|    774 (45.2)|  1,763 (68.2)|  11,064(167.7)|  6,329(128.0)|  3,336 (93.5)|  9,406(155.1)|  6,434(129.1)|  2,268 (77.2)|    421  (33.4)|    283 (27.4)
1996 ....| 33,549(289.6)|    750 (46.3)|  1,751 (70.6)|  11,363(176.6)|  6,582(135.7)|  3,468 (99.1)|  9,636(163.2)|  6,689(136.7)|  2,213 (79.3)|    413  (34.4)|    322 (30.4)
1997 ....| 34,624(293.5)|    791 (47.6)|  1,765 (70.9)|  11,475(177.4)|  6,628(136.1)|  3,538(100.1)| 10,427(169.5)|  7,173(141.5)|  2,448 (83.4)|    488  (37.4)|    318 (30.2)
1998 ....| 35,628(297.1)|    814 (48.3)|  1,878 (73.1)|  11,613(178.4)|  7,070(140.5)|  3,527 (99.9)| 10,725(171.8)|  7,288(142.6)|  2,639 (86.6)|    468  (36.6)|    329 (30.7)
1999 ....| 37,091(302.1)|    886 (50.3)|  1,883 (73.2)|  11,824(180.0)|  7,453(144.1)|  3,804(103.7)| 11,242(175.7)|  7,607(145.6)|  2,818 (89.4)|    470  (36.7)|    346 (31.5)
2000 ....| 37,762(304.4)|    930 (51.6)|  1,950 (74.5)|  11,789(179.7)|  7,391(143.5)|  4,118(107.8)| 11,584(178.2)|  7,899(148.2)|  2,823 (89.5)|    509  (38.2)|    353 (31.8)
2001 ....| 38,228(305.9)|    927 (51.5)|  1,869 (73.0)|  11,690(179.0)|  7,283(142.5)|  4,190(108.8)| 12,269(183.2)|  8,257(151.5)|  3,089 (93.6)|    531  (39.0)|    392 (33.5)
2002 ....| 38,510(197.6)|    858 (32.1)|  1,841 (46.9)|  11,687(115.8)|  7,354 (92.7)|  4,285 (71.2)| 12,484(119.5)|  8,229 (97.9)|  3,281 (62.5)|    572  (26.2)|    402 (22.0)
2003 ....| 38,681(197.9)|    882 (32.6)|  1,739 (45.6)|  11,587(115.3)|  7,341 (92.6)|  4,397 (72.2)| 12,735(120.6)|  8,330 (98.5)|  3,376 (63.4)|    567  (26.1)|    462 (23.6)
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†Not applicable.
\1\Includes 1 to 3 of years high school for 1990.
\2\Includes 4 years of high school for 1990.
\3\Includes 1 to 3 years of college and associate degrees for 1990.
\4\Not reported separately for 1990.
\5\Includes 4 or more years of college for 1990.
\6\Includes 4 years of college for 1990.

NOTE: Data for 1992 and later years are based on 1990 Census counts; prior years are based on 1980 counts. Total standard error for bachelor's or higher degree are not available for 1992 and 1993 from the source document. Standard errors appear in parentheses. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, Series P-60, Money Income of Households, Families, and Persons in the United States, Income, Poverty, and Valuation of Noncash Benefits, selected years; Series P-60, Money Income in the United States, selected years; and "Detailed Income Tabulations from the CPS," 2003 and 2004. Retrieved May 17, 2005, from http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/income/dinctabs.html. (This table was prepared May 2005.)