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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 5: by Sex


TABLE A-32.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING 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 ..............| 307,964 | 204,874 |  29,302 |  10,890 |  13,422 |  15,297 |   9,139 |  46,066 |  28,162 |  52,596
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  66,918 |  43,227 |  10,818 |   3,575 |   1,373 |   3,016 |   1,918 |  16,554 |   2,488 |   3,485
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   9,187 |   4,193 |   1,193 |     493 |     371 |   1,322 |      35 |     342 |     175 |     262
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  22,190 |  16,140 |   2,211 |      37 |      76 |      97 |      48 |  11,892 |   1,358 |     421
     NIH ........................|  18,149 |  15,065 |   2,054 |      36 |      68 |      89 |      45 |  11,374 |   1,115 |     284
     OTHER HHS ..................|   4,041 |   1,075 |     157 |       1 |       8 |       8 |       3 |     518 |     243 |     137
   NSF ..........................|  13,755 |   9,049 |   3,687 |   1,393 |     501 |   1,049 |      87 |   1,372 |     289 |     671
   USDA .........................|   3,393 |   2,992 |      42 |      61 |      16 |       8 |   1,137 |   1,281 |      27 |     420
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|  18,393 |  10,853 |   3,685 |   1,591 |     409 |     540 |     611 |   1,667 |     639 |   1,711
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........| 123,802 |  91,925 |  14,432 |   4,128 |   9,022 |   5,138 |   3,726 |  19,840 |  11,779 |  23,860
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|  27,193 |  16,008 |   2,396 |   1,014 |     549 |   1,320 |   1,646 |   4,143 |   1,193 |   3,747
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|  21,346 |  12,272 |   1,980 |     782 |     319 |   1,064 |   1,136 |   3,510 |   1,120 |   2,361
   FOREIGN ......................|   5,847 |   3,736 |     416 |     232 |     230 |     256 |     510 |     633 |      73 |   1,386
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  90,051 |  53,714 |   1,656 |   2,173 |   2,478 |   5,823 |   1,849 |   5,529 |  12,702 |  21,504
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............| 187,623 | 119,499 |  21,778 |   7,312 |   9,338 |  12,130 |   5,966 |  24,558 |   9,269 |  29,148
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  43,391 |  27,298 |   8,245 |   2,467 |   1,015 |   2,520 |   1,235 |   8,975 |     897 |   1,944
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   7,634 |   3,304 |     962 |     367 |     323 |   1,123 |      26 |     208 |      90 |     205
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  10,813 |   8,649 |   1,452 |      20 |      62 |      76 |      30 |   6,375 |     465 |     169
     NIH ........................|   9,797 |   8,136 |   1,345 |      19 |      55 |      70 |      27 |   6,124 |     383 |     113
     OTHER HHS ..................|   1,016 |     513 |     107 |       1 |       7 |       6 |       3 |     251 |      82 |      56
   NSF ..........................|  10,231 |   6,418 |   2,896 |     962 |     360 |     871 |      53 |     787 |     124 |     365
   USDA .........................|   2,120 |   1,811 |      33 |      41 |       9 |       5 |     718 |     720 |      13 |     272
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|  12,593 |   7,116 |   2,902 |   1,077 |     261 |     445 |     408 |     885 |     205 |     933
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  76,331 |  53,667 |  10,433 |   2,694 |   6,345 |   4,098 |   2,339 |  10,582 |   4,060 |  13,116
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|  19,271 |  10,450 |   1,855 |     742 |     387 |   1,083 |   1,212 |   2,378 |     440 |   2,353
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|  14,712 |   7,595 |   1,490 |     556 |     204 |     862 |     762 |   1,968 |     407 |   1,346
   FOREIGN ......................|   4,559 |   2,855 |     365 |     186 |     183 |     221 |     450 |     410 |      33 |   1,007
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  48,630 |  28,084 |   1,245 |   1,409 |   1,591 |   4,429 |   1,180 |   2,623 |   3,872 |  11,735
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............| 120,341 |  85,375 |   7,524 |   3,578 |   4,084 |   3,167 |   3,173 |  21,508 |  18,893 |  23,448
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  23,527 |  15,929 |   2,573 |   1,108 |     358 |     496 |     683 |   7,579 |   1,591 |   1,541
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   1,553 |     889 |     231 |     126 |      48 |     199 |       9 |     134 |      85 |      57
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|  11,377 |   7,491 |     759 |      17 |      14 |      21 |      18 |   5,517 |     893 |     252
     NIH ........................|   8,352 |   6,929 |     709 |      17 |      13 |      19 |      18 |   5,250 |     732 |     171
     OTHER HHS ..................|   3,025 |     562 |      50 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       0 |     267 |     161 |      81
   NSF ..........................|   3,524 |   2,631 |     791 |     431 |     141 |     178 |      34 |     585 |     165 |     306
   USDA .........................|   1,273 |   1,181 |       9 |      20 |       7 |       3 |     419 |     561 |      14 |     148
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   5,800 |   3,737 |     783 |     514 |     148 |      95 |     203 |     782 |     434 |     778
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  47,471 |  38,258 |   3,999 |   1,434 |   2,677 |   1,040 |   1,387 |   9,258 |   7,719 |  10,744
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   7,922 |   5,558 |     541 |     272 |     162 |     237 |     434 |   1,765 |     753 |   1,394
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   6,634 |   4,677 |     490 |     226 |     115 |     202 |     374 |   1,542 |     713 |   1,015
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,288 |     881 |      51 |      46 |      47 |      35 |      60 |     223 |      40 |     379
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  41,421 |  25,630 |     411 |     764 |     887 |   1,394 |     669 |   2,906 |   8,830 |   9,769
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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 ..............|  69,459 |   2,965 |   6,012 |  12,168 |  18,824 |   5,561 |  11,545 |   4,084 |   8,300 |  33,631
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  16,479 |   1,279 |   1,705 |   2,014 |   3,950 |     605 |   2,840 |   1,567 |   2,519 |   7,212
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   4,630 |     591 |     128 |     315 |   1,670 |     172 |     726 |     426 |     602 |     364
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     902 |       8 |     173 |      45 |     100 |      50 |      79 |      20 |     427 |   5,148
     NIH ........................|     778 |       5 |     143 |      37 |      83 |      28 |      70 |      13 |     399 |   2,306
     OTHER HHS ..................|     124 |       3 |      30 |       8 |      17 |      22 |       9 |       7 |      28 |   2,842
   NSF ..........................|   4,598 |     140 |     747 |     552 |   1,267 |     201 |     769 |     494 |     428 |     108
   USDA .........................|     334 |       0 |      54 |      53 |      24 |       1 |      10 |       3 |     189 |      67
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   6,015 |     540 |     603 |   1,049 |     889 |     181 |   1,256 |     624 |     873 |   1,525
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  24,094 |     884 |   2,381 |   4,651 |   6,258 |   1,825 |   3,987 |   1,265 |   2,843 |   7,783
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   9,353 |     237 |   1,125 |   1,255 |   2,632 |     538 |   1,555 |     706 |   1,305 |   1,832
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   7,696 |     173 |   1,021 |     934 |   2,208 |     445 |   1,317 |     611 |     987 |   1,378
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,657 |      64 |     104 |     321 |     424 |      93 |     238 |      95 |     318 |     454
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  19,533 |     565 |     801 |   4,248 |   5,984 |   2,593 |   3,163 |     546 |   1,633 |  16,804
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............|  58,316 |   2,690 |   4,830 |   9,490 |  16,550 |   4,345 |  10,368 |   3,248 |   6,795 |   9,808
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|  13,900 |   1,160 |   1,342 |   1,587 |   3,479 |     490 |   2,530 |   1,240 |   2,072 |   2,193
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|   4,143 |     555 |     110 |     257 |   1,518 |     151 |     669 |     350 |     533 |     187
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     682 |       8 |     125 |      32 |      83 |      39 |      69 |      16 |     310 |   1,482
     NIH ........................|     579 |       5 |      99 |      24 |      68 |      24 |      62 |      10 |     287 |   1,082
     OTHER HHS ..................|     103 |       3 |      26 |       8 |      15 |      15 |       7 |       6 |      23 |     400
   NSF ..........................|   3,748 |     119 |     571 |     437 |   1,085 |     167 |     660 |     377 |     332 |      65
   USDA .........................|     268 |       0 |      39 |      44 |      19 |       1 |       8 |       2 |     155 |      41
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|   5,059 |     478 |     497 |     817 |     774 |     132 |   1,124 |     495 |     742 |     418
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|  19,995 |     770 |   1,925 |   3,596 |   5,456 |   1,408 |   3,532 |   1,013 |   2,295 |   2,669
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   8,060 |     226 |     916 |   1,049 |   2,374 |     427 |   1,423 |     566 |   1,079 |     761
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   6,571 |     163 |     825 |     755 |   1,977 |     357 |   1,197 |     497 |     800 |     546
   FOREIGN ......................|   1,489 |      63 |      91 |     294 |     397 |      70 |     226 |      69 |     279 |     215
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|  16,361 |     534 |     647 |   3,258 |   5,241 |   2,020 |   2,883 |     429 |   1,349 |   4,185
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TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ..............|  11,143 |     275 |   1,182 |   2,678 |   2,274 |   1,216 |   1,177 |     836 |   1,505 |  23,823
 FEDERAL, TOTAL .................|   2,579 |     119 |     363 |     427 |     471 |     115 |     310 |     327 |     447 |   5,019
   DEPT. OF DEFENSE .............|     487 |      36 |      18 |      58 |     152 |      21 |      57 |      76 |      69 |     177
   DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ..........|     220 |       0 |      48 |      13 |      17 |      11 |      10 |       4 |     117 |   3,666
     NIH ........................|     199 |       0 |      44 |      13 |      15 |       4 |       8 |       3 |     112 |   1,224
     OTHER HHS ..................|      21 |       0 |       4 |       0 |       2 |       7 |       2 |       1 |       5 |   2,442
   NSF ..........................|     850 |      21 |     176 |     115 |     182 |      34 |     109 |     117 |      96 |      43
   USDA .........................|      66 |       0 |      15 |       9 |       5 |       0 |       2 |       1 |      34 |      26
   ALL OTHER FEDERAL ............|     956 |      62 |     106 |     232 |     115 |      49 |     132 |     129 |     131 |   1,107
 INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ..........|   4,099 |     114 |     456 |   1,055 |     802 |     417 |     455 |     252 |     548 |   5,114
 OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ...|   1,293 |      11 |     209 |     206 |     258 |     111 |     132 |     140 |     226 |   1,071
   ALL OTHER U.S. ...............|   1,125 |      10 |     196 |     179 |     231 |      88 |     120 |     114 |     187 |     832
   FOREIGN ......................|     168 |       1 |      13 |      27 |      27 |      23 |      12 |      26 |      39 |     239
 SELF-SUPPORT ...................|   3,172 |      31 |     154 |     990 |     743 |     573 |     280 |     117 |     284 |  12,619
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SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING