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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE B-36.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS,
 BY SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT, IN ALL INSTITUTIONS ACCORDING TO HIGHEST DEGREE
                               GRANTED: 1975-94

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            |        |                      FEDERAL GOVERNMENT                      |                NON-FEDERAL                   
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    YEAR    | TOTAL  |        |        |       DEPT. OF HHS       |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
            |        |FEDERAL |DEPT. OF|                          |        | OTHER  |  NON-  |INSTITU-| OTHER  |FOREIGN | SELF,    
            |        | TOTAL  |DEFENSE |                          |  NSF   |FEDERAL |FEDERAL | TIONAL |  U.S.  |SUPPORT |LOANS &   
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            |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        | TOTAL  |SUPPORT |SUPPORT |        | FAMILY   
            |        |        |        | TOTAL  |  NIH   | OTHER  |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
            |        |        |        |        |        |  HHS   |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
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            |                                                  ALL INSTITUTIONS                                                    
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 1975 1/....| 202,457|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA  
 1976 1/....| 204,928|  42,516|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA| 162,412|  78,510|      NA|      NA|  66,745  
 1977 1/....| 206,521|  43,243|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA| 163,278|  79,380|      NA|      NA|  66,174  
 1978 2/....|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA  
 1979 ......| 209,122|  44,437|   4,810|  14,822|  10,723|   4,099|   9,320|  15,485| 164,685|  80,725|  11,793|   7,285|  64,882  
 1980 ......| 214,510|  44,519|   5,082|  12,737|  10,591|   2,146|   9,276|  17,424| 169,991|  84,053|  12,329|   7,756|  65,853  
 1981 ......| 218,058|  43,017|   5,483|  11,913|  10,115|   1,798|   9,115|  16,506| 175,041|  87,639|  12,916|   8,369|  66,117  
 1982 ......| 221,967|  41,055|   5,749|  10,976|   9,567|   1,409|   9,223|  15,107| 180,912|  90,407|  14,258|   8,611|  67,636  
 1983 ......| 229,505|  42,015|   6,751|  10,705|   9,595|   1,110|   9,493|  15,066| 187,490|  93,222|  14,810|   8,487|  70,971  
 1984 3/....| 231,067|  41,953|   6,873|  10,878|   9,934|     944|   9,804|  14,398| 189,114|  96,822|  15,540|   7,674|  69,078  
 1985 3/....| 234,070|  42,816|   7,052|  11,199|  10,035|   1,164|  10,137|  14,428| 191,254|  98,448|  17,667|   7,256|  67,883  
 1986 3/....| 242,857|  45,252|   7,710|  11,817|  10,713|   1,104|  10,782|  14,943| 197,605| 103,393|  18,016|   7,148|  69,048  
 1987 3/....| 247,234|  47,102|   8,556|  12,611|  11,462|   1,149|  11,197|  14,738| 200,132| 106,401|  17,285|   6,690|  69,756  
 1988 ......| 250,689|  49,171|   9,301|  13,297|  12,307|     990|  11,585|  14,988| 201,518| 108,597|  17,859|   6,605|  68,457  
 1989 ......| 256,960|  50,977|   8,781|  14,078|  12,909|   1,169|  11,852|  16,266| 205,983| 112,352|  18,215|   6,230|  69,186  
 1990 ......| 265,494|  52,516|   8,503|  14,594|  13,367|   1,227|  11,976|  17,443| 212,978| 115,922|  18,700|   6,066|  72,290  
 1991 ......| 277,259|  56,063|   8,722|  15,472|  14,172|   1,300|  12,610|  19,259| 221,196| 117,945|  19,369|   6,186|  77,696  
 1992 ......| 290,696|  58,316|   8,857|  16,275|  15,044|   1,231|  13,298|  19,886| 232,380| 120,366|  20,081|   6,004|  85,929  
 1993 ......| 294,350|  60,377|   9,248|  16,840|  15,871|     969|  13,444|  20,845| 233,973| 121,070|  19,917|   5,114|  87,872  
 1994 ......| 292,962|  60,734|   8,945|  17,158|  15,952|   1,206|  13,864|  20,767| 232,228| 120,837|  20,361|   5,450|  85,580  
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            |                                                 DOCTORATE-GRANTING                                                   
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 1975 ......| 190,974|  41,116|   4,930|  14,779|  10,919|   3,860|   8,767|  12,640| 149,858|  72,847|  10,597|   5,107|  61,307  
 1976 ......| 193,467|  41,468|   4,662|  14,058|  10,236|   3,822|   8,917|  13,831| 151,999|  76,020|  10,717|   6,003|  59,259  
 1977 ......| 193,720|  42,108|   4,799|  13,863|   9,971|   3,892|   8,978|  14,468| 151,612|  76,536|  10,593|   6,526|  57,957  
 1978 4/....| 188,664|  42,262|      NA|  14,216|   9,943|   4,273|   8,960|      NA| 146,402|  74,922|  17,674|      NA|  53,806  
 1979 ......| 195,492|  43,522|   4,790|  14,611|  10,602|   4,009|   9,234|  14,887| 151,970|  77,592|  11,438|   7,037|  55,903  
 1980 ......| 200,585|  43,577|   5,040|  12,535|  10,473|   2,062|   9,217|  16,785| 157,008|  80,836|  11,980|   7,458|  56,734  
 1981 ......| 204,493|  42,307|   5,439|  11,788|  10,005|   1,783|   9,080|  16,000| 162,186|  84,318|  12,535|   8,070|  57,263  
 1982 ......| 208,865|  40,318|   5,652|  10,854|   9,454|   1,400|   9,169|  14,643| 168,547|  86,653|  13,900|   8,277|  59,717  
 1983 ......| 215,286|  41,171|   6,615|  10,585|   9,479|   1,106|   9,444|  14,527| 174,115|  89,072|  14,436|   8,142|  62,465  
 1984 ......| 216,207|  41,229|   6,759|  10,762|   9,827|     935|   9,761|  13,947| 174,978|  92,441|  15,163|   7,402|  59,972  
 1985 ......| 219,550|  42,175|   6,952|  11,096|   9,940|   1,156|  10,102|  14,025| 177,375|  94,412|  17,287|   7,009|  58,667  
 1986 ......| 228,178|  44,489|   7,615|  11,712|  10,621|   1,091|  10,716|  14,446| 183,689|  99,402|  17,568|   6,867|  59,852  
 1987 ......| 232,330|  46,455|   8,459|  12,526|  11,390|   1,136|  11,163|  14,307| 185,875| 102,508|  16,824|   6,370|  60,173  
 1988 ......| 236,759|  48,478|   9,237|  13,211|  12,223|     988|  11,551|  14,479| 188,281| 104,813|  17,400|   6,284|  59,784  
 1989 ......| 242,604|  50,252|   8,740|  13,978|  12,826|   1,152|  11,809|  15,725| 192,352| 108,385|  17,874|   6,009|  60,084  
 1990 ......| 249,796|  51,688|   8,433|  14,511|  13,289|   1,222|  11,926|  16,818| 198,108| 111,582|  18,443|   5,950|  62,133  
 1991 ......| 260,480|  55,140|   8,648|  15,369|  14,071|   1,298|  12,536|  18,587| 205,340| 113,380|  19,056|   6,107|  66,797  
 1992 ......| 272,395|  57,300|   8,750|  16,149|  14,925|   1,224|  13,222|  19,179| 215,095| 115,461|  19,757|   5,927|  73,950  
 1993 ......| 275,689|  59,414|   9,144|  16,707|  15,742|     965|  13,323|  20,240| 216,275| 116,366|  19,557|   5,069|  75,283  
 1994 ......| 274,333|  59,706|   8,823|  17,042|  15,843|   1,199|  13,647|  20,194| 214,627| 116,019|  19,968|   5,393|  73,247  
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 1975 1/....|  11,483|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA  
 1976 1/....|  11,461|   1,048|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|  10,413|   2,490|      NA|      NA|   7,486  
 1977 1/....|  12,801|   1,135|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|  11,666|   2,844|      NA|      NA|   8,217  
 1978 2/....|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA|      NA  
 1979 ......|  13,630|     915|      20|     211|     121|      90|      86|     598|  12,715|   3,133|     355|     248|   8,979  
 1980 ......|  13,925|     942|      42|     202|     118|      84|      59|     639|  12,983|   3,217|     349|     298|   9,119  
 1981 ......|  13,565|     710|      44|     125|     110|      15|      35|     506|  12,855|   3,321|     381|     299|   8,854  
 1982 ......|  13,102|     737|      97|     122|     113|       9|      54|     464|  12,365|   3,754|     358|     334|   7,919  
 1983 ......|  14,219|     844|     136|     120|     116|       4|      49|     539|  13,375|   4,150|     374|     345|   8,506  
 1984 3/....|  14,860|     724|     114|     116|     107|       9|      43|     451|  14,136|   4,381|     377|     272|   9,106  
 1985 3/....|  14,520|     641|     100|     103|      95|       8|      35|     403|  13,879|   4,036|     380|     247|   9,216  
 1986 3/....|  14,679|     763|      95|     105|      92|      13|      66|     497|  13,916|   3,991|     448|     281|   9,196  
 1987 3/....|  14,904|     647|      97|      85|      72|      13|      34|     431|  14,257|   3,893|     461|     320|   9,583  
 1988 ......|  13,930|     693|      64|      86|      84|       2|      34|     509|  13,237|   3,784|     459|     321|   8,673  
 1989 ......|  14,356|     725|      41|     100|      83|      17|      43|     541|  13,631|   3,967|     341|     221|   9,102  
 1990 ......|  15,698|     828|      70|      83|      78|       5|      50|     625|  14,870|   4,340|     257|     116|  10,157  
 1991 ......|  16,779|     923|      74|     103|     101|       2|      74|     672|  15,856|   4,565|     313|      79|  10,899  
 1992 ......|  18,301|   1,016|     107|     126|     119|       7|      76|     707|  17,285|   4,905|     324|      77|  11,979  
 1993 ......|  18,661|     963|     104|     133|     129|       4|     121|     605|  17,698|   4,704|     360|      45|  12,589  
 1994 ......|  18,629|   1,028|     122|     116|     109|       7|     217|     573|  17,601|   4,818|     393|      57|  12,333  
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1/  PRIOR TO 1979, DATA ON SOURCE OF SUPPORT WERE NOT COLLECTED FROM
    MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS.
2/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED IN 1978. 
3/  THESE FIGURES INCLUDE ESTIMATED DATA FOR MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS, WHICH WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM 1984 THROUGH
    1987.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
4/  THE SHORT SURVEY FORM USED IN 1978 DID NOT REQUEST COMPLETE DATA ON
    TYPE OF SUPPORT.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING