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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


TABLE A-21.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS IN ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY SEX, SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT, AND FIELD: 1994

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             SEX AND             |   ALL   |         |         | EARTH,  |         |         |         |         |         |        
     SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT     |SURVEYED |SCIENCES,|PHYSICAL | ATMOS-  | MATHE-  |COMPUTER |  AGRI-  |  BIO-   |PSYCHOL- | SOCIAL 
                                 | FIELDS  |  TOTAL  |SCIENCES |PHERIC, &| MATICAL |SCIENCES |CULTURAL | LOGICAL |   OGY   |SCIENCES
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............| 331,969 | 221,315 |  30,035 |  11,507 |  14,204 |  16,691 |   9,588 |  47,949 |  35,025 |  56,316
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  68,518 |  43,923 |  10,914 |   3,630 |   1,398 |   3,079 |   1,944 |  16,696 |   2,599 |   3,663
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   9,327 |   4,246 |   1,200 |     494 |     372 |   1,356 |      35 |     342 |     180 |     267
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  22,685 |  16,252 |   2,241 |      37 |      76 |     103 |      50 |  11,945 |   1,377 |     423
     NIH ........................|  18,342 |  15,170 |   2,078 |      36 |      68 |      95 |      47 |  11,427 |   1,133 |     286
     OTHER HHS ..................|   4,343 |   1,082 |     163 |       1 |       8 |       8 |       3 |     518 |     244 |     137
   NSF ..........................|  13,981 |   9,109 |   3,701 |   1,409 |     510 |   1,055 |      87 |   1,385 |     291 |     671
   USDA .........................|   3,459 |   3,039 |      42 |      61 |      16 |       8 |   1,151 |   1,290 |      38 |     433
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|  19,066 |  11,277 |   3,730 |   1,629 |     424 |     557 |     621 |   1,734 |     713 |   1,869
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........| 129,254 |  96,227 |  14,837 |   4,357 |   9,437 |   5,484 |   3,822 |  20,669 |  12,973 |  24,648
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|  27,692 |  16,356 |   2,412 |   1,023 |     564 |   1,371 |   1,701 |   4,166 |   1,241 |   3,878
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|  21,784 |  12,582 |   1,994 |     790 |     333 |   1,105 |   1,183 |   3,532 |   1,167 |   2,478
   FOREIGN ......................|   5,908 |   3,774 |     418 |     233 |     231 |     266 |     518 |     634 |      74 |   1,400
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................| 106,505 |  64,809 |   1,872 |   2,497 |   2,805 |   6,757 |   2,121 |   6,418 |  18,212 |  24,127
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............| 197,849 | 126,793 |  22,282 |   7,697 |   9,798 |  13,140 |   6,241 |  25,450 |  11,112 |  31,073
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  44,135 |  27,696 |   8,311 |   2,512 |   1,032 |   2,563 |   1,257 |   9,044 |     945 |   2,032
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   7,725 |   3,337 |     968 |     367 |     324 |   1,143 |      26 |     208 |      92 |     209
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  10,916 |   8,711 |   1,468 |      20 |      62 |      81 |      32 |   6,400 |     478 |     170
     NIH ........................|   9,866 |   8,193 |   1,357 |      19 |      55 |      75 |      29 |   6,149 |     395 |     114
     OTHER HHS ..................|   1,050 |     518 |     111 |       1 |       7 |       6 |       3 |     251 |      83 |      56
   NSF ..........................|  10,393 |   6,459 |   2,909 |     974 |     366 |     875 |      53 |     792 |     125 |     365
   USDA .........................|   2,166 |   1,840 |      33 |      41 |       9 |       5 |     730 |     722 |      18 |     282
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|  12,935 |   7,349 |   2,933 |   1,110 |     271 |     459 |     416 |     922 |     232 |   1,006
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  79,078 |  55,843 |  10,696 |   2,838 |   6,583 |   4,358 |   2,404 |  11,008 |   4,407 |  13,549
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|  19,559 |  10,649 |   1,867 |     744 |     396 |   1,122 |   1,246 |   2,393 |     453 |   2,428
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|  14,953 |   7,763 |   1,500 |     558 |     213 |     891 |     790 |   1,982 |     420 |   1,409
   FOREIGN ......................|   4,606 |   2,886 |     367 |     186 |     183 |     231 |     456 |     411 |      33 |   1,019
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  55,077 |  32,605 |   1,408 |   1,603 |   1,787 |   5,097 |   1,334 |   3,005 |   5,307 |  13,064
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............| 134,120 |  94,522 |   7,753 |   3,810 |   4,406 |   3,551 |   3,347 |  22,499 |  23,913 |  25,243
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  24,383 |  16,227 |   2,603 |   1,118 |     366 |     516 |     687 |   7,652 |   1,654 |   1,631
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   1,602 |     909 |     232 |     127 |      48 |     213 |       9 |     134 |      88 |      58
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  11,769 |   7,541 |     773 |      17 |      14 |      22 |      18 |   5,545 |     899 |     253
     NIH ........................|   8,476 |   6,977 |     721 |      17 |      13 |      20 |      18 |   5,278 |     738 |     172
     OTHER HHS ..................|   3,293 |     564 |      52 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       0 |     267 |     161 |      81
   NSF ..........................|   3,588 |   2,650 |     792 |     435 |     144 |     180 |      34 |     593 |     166 |     306
   USDA .........................|   1,293 |   1,199 |       9 |      20 |       7 |       3 |     421 |     568 |      20 |     151
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   6,131 |   3,928 |     797 |     519 |     153 |      98 |     205 |     812 |     481 |     863
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  50,176 |  40,384 |   4,141 |   1,519 |   2,854 |   1,126 |   1,418 |   9,661 |   8,566 |  11,099
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   8,133 |   5,707 |     545 |     279 |     168 |     249 |     455 |   1,773 |     788 |   1,450
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   6,831 |   4,819 |     494 |     232 |     120 |     214 |     393 |   1,550 |     747 |   1,069
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,302 |     888 |      51 |      47 |      48 |      35 |      62 |     223 |      41 |     381
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  51,428 |  32,204 |     464 |     894 |   1,018 |   1,660 |     787 |   3,413 |  12,905 |  11,063
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             SEX AND             |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |METALLUR-|         | HEALTH 
     SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT     |  ENGI-  |AEROSPACE|CHEMICAL |  CIVIL  |ELECTRI- |INDUSTRI-|MECHANI- | GICAL & |  OTHER  | FIELDS 
                                 |NEERING, |  ENGI-  |  ENGI-  |  ENGI-  |CAL ENGI-|AL ENGI- |CAL ENGI-|MATERIALS|  ENGI-  |        
                                 |  TOTAL  | NEERING | NEERING | NEERING | NEERING | NEERING | NEERING |  ENGI-  | NEERING |        
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............|  71,647 |   2,998 |   6,090 |  12,654 |  19,547 |   5,796 |  11,796 |   4,108 |   8,658 |  39,007
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  16,811 |   1,295 |   1,715 |   2,085 |   4,058 |     635 |   2,904 |   1,578 |   2,541 |   7,784
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   4,699 |     605 |     128 |     321 |   1,685 |     182 |     745 |     426 |     607 |     382
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     906 |       8 |     173 |      45 |     100 |      50 |      80 |      20 |     430 |   5,527
     NIH ........................|     782 |       5 |     143 |      37 |      83 |      28 |      71 |      13 |     402 |   2,390
     OTHER HHS ..................|     124 |       3 |      30 |       8 |      17 |      22 |       9 |       7 |      28 |   3,137
   NSF ..........................|   4,755 |     140 |     749 |     586 |   1,344 |     213 |     790 |     505 |     428 |     117
   USDA .........................|     346 |       0 |      54 |      65 |      24 |       1 |      10 |       3 |     189 |      74
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   6,105 |     542 |     611 |   1,068 |     905 |     189 |   1,279 |     624 |     887 |   1,684
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  24,610 |     886 |   2,431 |   4,722 |   6,435 |   1,872 |   4,059 |   1,271 |   2,934 |   8,417
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   9,455 |     238 |   1,127 |   1,269 |   2,674 |     541 |   1,577 |     706 |   1,323 |   1,881
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   7,779 |     173 |   1,023 |     938 |   2,248 |     448 |   1,337 |     611 |   1,001 |   1,423
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,676 |      65 |     104 |     331 |     426 |      93 |     240 |      95 |     322 |     458
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  20,771 |     579 |     817 |   4,578 |   6,380 |   2,748 |   3,256 |     553 |   1,860 |  20,925
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............|  60,099 |   2,721 |   4,897 |   9,850 |  17,162 |   4,529 |  10,590 |   3,268 |   7,082 |  10,957
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  14,160 |   1,175 |   1,351 |   1,643 |   3,565 |     506 |   2,581 |   1,248 |   2,091 |   2,279
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   4,199 |     568 |     110 |     261 |   1,533 |     158 |     681 |     350 |     538 |     189
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     686 |       8 |     125 |      32 |      83 |      39 |      70 |      16 |     313 |   1,519
     NIH ........................|     583 |       5 |      99 |      24 |      68 |      24 |      63 |      10 |     290 |   1,090
     OTHER HHS ..................|     103 |       3 |      26 |       8 |      15 |      15 |       7 |       6 |      23 |     429
   NSF ..........................|   3,867 |     119 |     573 |     464 |   1,141 |     174 |     679 |     385 |     332 |      67
   USDA .........................|     278 |       0 |      39 |      54 |      19 |       1 |       8 |       2 |     155 |      48
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   5,130 |     480 |     504 |     832 |     789 |     134 |   1,143 |     495 |     753 |     456
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  20,443 |     772 |   1,971 |   3,646 |   5,615 |   1,449 |   3,597 |   1,019 |   2,374 |   2,792
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   8,136 |     227 |     917 |   1,061 |   2,397 |     428 |   1,445 |     566 |   1,095 |     774
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   6,631 |     163 |     826 |     759 |   1,999 |     358 |   1,217 |     497 |     812 |     559
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,505 |      64 |      91 |     302 |     398 |      70 |     228 |      69 |     283 |     215
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  17,360 |     547 |     658 |   3,500 |   5,585 |   2,146 |   2,967 |     435 |   1,522 |   5,112
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............|  11,548 |     277 |   1,193 |   2,804 |   2,385 |   1,267 |   1,206 |     840 |   1,576 |  28,050
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|   2,651 |     120 |     364 |     442 |     493 |     129 |     323 |     330 |     450 |   5,505
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|     500 |      37 |      18 |      60 |     152 |      24 |      64 |      76 |      69 |     193
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     220 |       0 |      48 |      13 |      17 |      11 |      10 |       4 |     117 |   4,008
     NIH ........................|     199 |       0 |      44 |      13 |      15 |       4 |       8 |       3 |     112 |   1,300
     OTHER HHS ..................|      21 |       0 |       4 |       0 |       2 |       7 |       2 |       1 |       5 |   2,708
   NSF ..........................|     888 |      21 |     176 |     122 |     203 |      39 |     111 |     120 |      96 |      50
   USDA .........................|      68 |       0 |      15 |      11 |       5 |       0 |       2 |       1 |      34 |      26
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|     975 |      62 |     107 |     236 |     116 |      55 |     136 |     129 |     134 |   1,228
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|   4,167 |     114 |     460 |   1,076 |     820 |     423 |     462 |     252 |     560 |   5,625
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   1,319 |      11 |     210 |     208 |     277 |     113 |     132 |     140 |     228 |   1,107
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   1,148 |      10 |     197 |     179 |     249 |      90 |     120 |     114 |     189 |     864
   FOREIGN ......................|     171 |       1 |      13 |      29 |      28 |      23 |      12 |      26 |      39 |     243
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|   3,411 |      32 |     159 |   1,078 |     795 |     602 |     289 |     118 |     338 |  15,813
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SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING