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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


 TABLE C-2.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
          DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY SEX AND FIELD: 1975-94

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            |TOTAL, ALL|          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
    YEAR    | SURVEYED |          |          |  EARTH,  |          |          |          |          |          |
            |  FIELDS  |SCIENCES, | PHYSICAL |  ATMOS-  |  MATHE-  | COMPUTER |  AGRI-   |BIOLOGICAL|          |  SOCIAL
            |          |  TOTAL   | SCIENCES |PHERIC, & | MATICAL  | SCIENCES | CULTURAL | SCIENCES |PSYCHOLOGY| SCIENCES
            |          |          |          |  OCEAN   | SCIENCES |          | SCIENCES |          |          |
            |          |          |          | SCIENCES |          |          |          |          |          |
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 1975 ......|  295,146 |  206,445 |   24,965 |   10,840 |   14,850 |    7,454 |   10,206 |   41,851 |   28,718 |   67,561
 1976 ......|  298,801 |  209,732 |   25,249 |   11,634 |   15,196 |    7,652 |   10,741 |   42,865 |   29,769 |   66,626
 1977 ......|  305,961 |  210,815 |   25,299 |   12,231 |   14,291 |    7,979 |   11,106 |   44,279 |   29,494 |   66,136
 1978 ......|  298,581 |  203,389 |   24,714 |   12,066 |   13,153 |    8,329 |   11,225 |   42,864 |   27,759 |   63,279
 1979 ......|  314,354 |  213,145 |   25,139 |   12,546 |   13,469 |    9,787 |   11,524 |   43,075 |   29,393 |   68,212
 1980 ......|  323,816 |  217,882 |   25,495 |   12,678 |   13,786 |   11,528 |   11,803 |   42,741 |   30,643 |   69,208
 1981 ......|  330,539 |  218,687 |   25,941 |   12,997 |   14,166 |   13,361 |   11,656 |   41,956 |   30,603 |   68,007
 1982 ......|  336,720 |  221,571 |   26,670 |   13,703 |   14,910 |   15,642 |   11,893 |   41,743 |   30,670 |   66,340
 1983 ......|  343,461 |  221,115 |   27,917 |   14,276 |   15,001 |   18,212 |   11,707 |   41,310 |   30,856 |   61,836
 1984 ......|  346,002 |  221,060 |   28,532 |   14,252 |   15,137 |   20,653 |   11,550 |   41,625 |   30,616 |   58,695
 1985 ......|  355,400 |  226,520 |   29,443 |   14,148 |   15,359 |   24,181 |   10,874 |   42,145 |   30,664 |   59,706
 1986 ......|  366,214 |  230,655 |   30,600 |   13,936 |   15,785 |   25,449 |   10,815 |   43,008 |   31,153 |   59,909
 1987 ......|  371,656 |  234,087 |   31,142 |   13,257 |   16,339 |   26,239 |   10,470 |   43,118 |   32,200 |   61,322
 1988 ......|  377,092 |  238,525 |   31,425 |   12,822 |   16,985 |   26,671 |   10,453 |   44,112 |   33,537 |   62,520
 1989 ......|  384,359 |  242,823 |   31,974 |   12,619 |   17,017 |   26,760 |   10,524 |   45,197 |   34,220 |   64,512
 1990 ......|  397,779 |  250,943 |   32,464 |   12,892 |   17,406 |   27,985 |   10,607 |   46,317 |   35,751 |   67,521
 1991 ......|  413,096 |  258,370 |   32,969 |   13,210 |   17,716 |   28,223 |   10,796 |   48,052 |   37,706 |   69,698
 1992 ......|  431,688 |  269,555 |   33,637 |   13,833 |   18,089 |   29,424 |   11,129 |   50,171 |   39,207 |   74,065
 1993 ......|  439,817 |  274,491 |   33,523 |   14,114 |   17,645 |   29,807 |   11,179 |   52,055 |   39,440 |   76,728
 1994 ......|  441,480 |  274,820 |   32,744 |   14,273 |   17,392 |   28,489 |   11,470 |   53,601 |   39,707 |   77,144
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|  220,460 |  148,741 |   21,611 |   10,211 |   10,819 |    6,647 |    9,083 |   29,399 |   16,161 |   44,810
 1978 1/....|  217,958 |  146,190 |   21,344 |   10,067 |   10,442 |    7,258 |    9,012 |   28,309 |   15,341 |   44,420
 1979 ......|  215,456 |  143,639 |   21,077 |    9,922 |   10,065 |    7,868 |    8,940 |   27,218 |   14,520 |   44,029
 1980 ......|  217,949 |  143,838 |   21,249 |    9,816 |   10,266 |    8,996 |    9,018 |   26,484 |   14,615 |   43,394
 1981 ......|  219,189 |  141,984 |   21,341 |    9,916 |   10,375 |   10,050 |    8,962 |   25,437 |   14,022 |   41,881
 1982 ......|  221,268 |  142,000 |   21,699 |   10,320 |   10,763 |   11,549 |    8,933 |   24,618 |   13,469 |   40,649
 1983 ......|  226,043 |  140,732 |   22,479 |   10,695 |   10,730 |   13,251 |    8,749 |   24,085 |   13,292 |   37,451
 1984 ......|  227,452 |  140,971 |   22,822 |   10,736 |   10,886 |   15,239 |    8,602 |   24,206 |   12,844 |   35,636
 1985 ......|  232,857 |  143,587 |   23,404 |   10,572 |   10,900 |   18,095 |    8,065 |   24,250 |   12,357 |   35,944
 1986 ......|  239,049 |  145,578 |   24,214 |   10,316 |   11,142 |   19,378 |    8,036 |   24,484 |   12,136 |   35,872
 1987 ......|  241,967 |  146,610 |   24,503 |    9,807 |   11,540 |   19,902 |    7,715 |   24,509 |   12,229 |   36,405
 1988 ......|  241,402 |  146,994 |   24,409 |    9,362 |   12,001 |   20,108 |    7,580 |   24,631 |   12,285 |   36,618
 1989 ......|  243,168 |  148,201 |   24,628 |    9,109 |   11,872 |   20,394 |    7,592 |   24,855 |   12,301 |   37,450
 1990 ......|  248,190 |  151,134 |   24,858 |    9,141 |   12,082 |   21,509 |    7,495 |   25,222 |   12,241 |   38,586
 1991 ......|  256,046 |  153,840 |   24,917 |    9,205 |   12,240 |   21,731 |    7,466 |   25,934 |   12,727 |   39,620
 1992 ......|  264,170 |  158,684 |   25,344 |    9,536 |   12,403 |   22,872 |    7,604 |   26,871 |   12,681 |   41,373
 1993 ......|  264,667 |  159,223 |   24,938 |    9,662 |   12,002 |   23,058 |    7,401 |   27,438 |   12,568 |   42,156
 1994 ......|  260,624 |  157,259 |   24,198 |    9,570 |   11,791 |   21,911 |    7,503 |   28,009 |   12,508 |   41,769
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|   85,501 |   62,074 |    3,688 |    2,020 |    3,472 |    1,332 |    2,023 |   14,880 |   13,333 |   21,326
 1978 1/....|   92,200 |   65,790 |    3,875 |    2,322 |    3,438 |    1,626 |    2,304 |   15,369 |   14,103 |   22,755
 1979 ......|   98,898 |   69,506 |    4,062 |    2,624 |    3,404 |    1,919 |    2,584 |   15,857 |   14,873 |   24,183
 1980 ......|  105,867 |   74,044 |    4,246 |    2,862 |    3,520 |    2,532 |    2,785 |   16,257 |   16,028 |   25,814
 1981 ......|  111,350 |   76,703 |    4,600 |    3,081 |    3,791 |    3,311 |    2,694 |   16,519 |   16,581 |   26,126
 1982 ......|  115,452 |   79,571 |    4,971 |    3,383 |    4,147 |    4,093 |    2,960 |   17,125 |   17,201 |   25,691
 1983 ......|  117,418 |   80,383 |    5,438 |    3,581 |    4,271 |    4,961 |    2,958 |   17,225 |   17,564 |   24,385
 1984 ......|  118,550 |   80,089 |    5,710 |    3,516 |    4,251 |    5,414 |    2,948 |   17,419 |   17,772 |   23,059
 1985 ......|  122,543 |   82,933 |    6,039 |    3,576 |    4,459 |    6,086 |    2,809 |   17,895 |   18,307 |   23,762
 1986 ......|  127,165 |   85,077 |    6,386 |    3,620 |    4,643 |    6,071 |    2,779 |   18,524 |   19,017 |   24,037
 1987 ......|  129,689 |   87,477 |    6,639 |    3,450 |    4,799 |    6,337 |    2,755 |   18,609 |   19,971 |   24,917
 1988 ......|  135,690 |   91,531 |    7,016 |    3,460 |    4,984 |    6,563 |    2,873 |   19,481 |   21,252 |   25,902
 1989 ......|  141,191 |   94,622 |    7,346 |    3,510 |    5,145 |    6,366 |    2,932 |   20,342 |   21,919 |   27,062
 1990 ......|  149,589 |   99,809 |    7,606 |    3,751 |    5,324 |    6,476 |    3,112 |   21,095 |   23,510 |   28,935
 1991 ......|  157,050 |  104,530 |    8,052 |    4,005 |    5,476 |    6,492 |    3,330 |   22,118 |   24,979 |   30,078
 1992 ......|  167,518 |  110,871 |    8,293 |    4,297 |    5,686 |    6,552 |    3,525 |   23,300 |   26,526 |   32,692
 1993 ......|  175,150 |  115,268 |    8,585 |    4,452 |    5,643 |    6,749 |    3,778 |   24,617 |   26,872 |   34,572
 1994 ......|  180,856 |  117,561 |    8,546 |    4,703 |    5,601 |    6,578 |    3,967 |   25,592 |   27,199 |   35,375
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    YEAR    |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |METALLUR- |          |  HEALTH
            |  ENGI-   |AEROSPACE | CHEMICAL |  CIVIL   |ELECTRICAL|INDUSTRIAL|MECHANICAL| GICAL &  |  OTHER   |  FIELDS
            | NEERING, |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |MATERIALS |  ENGI-   |
            |  TOTAL   | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  |  ENGI-   | NEERING  |
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 1975 ......|   65,678 |    1,636 |    4,916 |   12,028 |   15,956 |   11,172 |    8,273 |    2,313 |    9,384 |   23,023
 1976 ......|   63,878 |    1,449 |    5,070 |   11,414 |   15,542 |   10,238 |    8,017 |    2,333 |    9,815 |   25,191
 1977 ......|   65,151 |    1,496 |    5,071 |   11,570 |   16,690 |    9,914 |    8,315 |    2,491 |    9,604 |   29,995
 1978 ......|   63,761 |    1,450 |    5,184 |   11,565 |   16,379 |    8,967 |    8,122 |    2,487 |    9,607 |   31,431
 1979 ......|   67,364 |    1,476 |    5,420 |   11,992 |   16,942 |   10,177 |    8,629 |    2,656 |   10,072 |   33,845
 1980 ......|   69,642 |    1,730 |    5,768 |   12,196 |   18,183 |    8,981 |    9,234 |    2,839 |   10,711 |   36,292
 1981 ......|   74,128 |    1,876 |    6,223 |   12,958 |   19,059 |    8,959 |    9,987 |    3,064 |   12,002 |   37,724
 1982 ......|   77,929 |    1,933 |    6,894 |   13,192 |   20,709 |    8,779 |   10,835 |    3,056 |   12,531 |   37,220
 1983 ......|   85,331 |    2,273 |    7,311 |   14,054 |   23,958 |    8,546 |   12,204 |    3,373 |   13,612 |   37,015
 1984 ......|   86,987 |    2,308 |    7,162 |   14,426 |   25,007 |    8,655 |   13,050 |    3,593 |   12,786 |   37,955
 1985 ......|   90,212 |    2,506 |    6,987 |   14,168 |   26,748 |    9,811 |   13,341 |    3,859 |   12,792 |   38,668
 1986 ......|   95,447 |    2,771 |    6,834 |   14,117 |   28,162 |   10,791 |   14,687 |    4,107 |   13,978 |   40,112
 1987 ......|   97,055 |    2,980 |    6,934 |   13,550 |   29,418 |   11,413 |   15,293 |    4,272 |   13,195 |   40,514
 1988 ......|   96,595 |    3,186 |    6,484 |   13,836 |   30,100 |   10,656 |   15,108 |    4,257 |   12,968 |   41,972
 1989 ......|   97,371 |    3,457 |    6,356 |   14,016 |   30,665 |   10,170 |   15,175 |    4,510 |   13,022 |   44,165
 1990 ......|   99,810 |    3,843 |    6,599 |   14,515 |   30,645 |   10,102 |   15,669 |    4,836 |   13,601 |   47,026
 1991 ......|  105,275 |    4,053 |    6,975 |   16,115 |   32,003 |   11,474 |   16,615 |    5,035 |   13,005 |   49,451
 1992 ......|  109,167 |    3,999 |    7,226 |   17,967 |   33,024 |   12,328 |   17,459 |    5,353 |   11,811 |   52,966
 1993 ......|  108,435 |    3,905 |    7,338 |   17,945 |   32,201 |   12,435 |   17,404 |    5,216 |   11,991 |   56,891
 1994 ......|  106,048 |    3,652 |    7,599 |   18,449 |   30,841 |   12,312 |   16,811 |    5,071 |   11,313 |   60,612
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|   61,678 |    1,463 |    4,704 |   10,827 |   16,001 |    9,208 |    8,052 |    2,318 |    9,105 |   10,041
 1978 1/....|   61,813 |    1,445 |    4,767 |   10,820 |   16,016 |    9,102 |    8,117 |    2,351 |    9,196 |    9,956
 1979 ......|   61,947 |    1,427 |    4,830 |   10,813 |   16,030 |    8,996 |    8,181 |    2,383 |    9,287 |    9,870
 1980 ......|   63,668 |    1,656 |    5,114 |   10,943 |   17,229 |    7,723 |    8,726 |    2,542 |    9,735 |   10,443
 1981 ......|   66,937 |    1,809 |    5,483 |   11,487 |   17,848 |    7,531 |    9,386 |    2,682 |   10,711 |   10,268
 1982 ......|   69,761 |    1,823 |    6,030 |   11,530 |   19,250 |    7,274 |   10,146 |    2,644 |   11,064 |    9,507
 1983 ......|   76,149 |    2,151 |    6,334 |   12,292 |   22,029 |    7,108 |   11,430 |    2,933 |   11,872 |    9,162
 1984 ......|   77,333 |    2,177 |    6,222 |   12,498 |   22,943 |    7,136 |   12,138 |    3,131 |   11,088 |    9,148
 1985 ......|   79,856 |    2,344 |    6,013 |   12,141 |   24,462 |    8,145 |   12,391 |    3,273 |   11,087 |    9,414
 1986 ......|   83,894 |    2,572 |    5,829 |   12,101 |   25,454 |    8,811 |   13,613 |    3,450 |   12,064 |    9,577
 1987 ......|   85,028 |    2,759 |    5,816 |   11,645 |   26,548 |    9,294 |   14,102 |    3,556 |   11,308 |   10,329
 1988 ......|   84,311 |    2,962 |    5,442 |   11,743 |   27,057 |    8,654 |   13,810 |    3,513 |   11,130 |   10,097
 1989 ......|   84,612 |    3,218 |    5,347 |   11,744 |   27,462 |    8,188 |   13,874 |    3,717 |   11,062 |   10,355
 1990 ......|   86,241 |    3,557 |    5,485 |   12,054 |   27,323 |    8,140 |   14,334 |    3,964 |   11,384 |   10,815
 1991 ......|   90,770 |    3,734 |    5,749 |   13,296 |   28,529 |    9,314 |   15,197 |    4,066 |   10,885 |   11,436
 1992 ......|   93,304 |    3,655 |    5,862 |   14,650 |   29,198 |    9,903 |   15,867 |    4,305 |    9,864 |   12,182
 1993 ......|   92,090 |    3,554 |    5,870 |   14,431 |   28,339 |   10,038 |   15,726 |    4,210 |    9,922 |   13,354
 1994 ......|   89,194 |    3,301 |    6,039 |   14,541 |   27,057 |    9,828 |   15,085 |    4,022 |    9,321 |   14,171
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|    3,473 |       33 |      367 |      743 |      689 |      706 |      263 |      173 |      499 |   19,954
 1978 1/....|    4,445 |       41 |      479 |      961 |      801 |      944 |      356 |      223 |      642 |   21,965
 1979 ......|    5,417 |       49 |      590 |    1,179 |      912 |    1,181 |      448 |      273 |      785 |   23,975
 1980 ......|    5,974 |       74 |      654 |    1,253 |      954 |    1,258 |      508 |      297 |      976 |   25,849
 1981 ......|    7,191 |       67 |      740 |    1,471 |    1,211 |    1,428 |      601 |      382 |    1,291 |   27,456
 1982 ......|    8,168 |      110 |      864 |    1,662 |    1,459 |    1,505 |      689 |      412 |    1,467 |   27,713
 1983 ......|    9,182 |      122 |      977 |    1,762 |    1,929 |    1,438 |      774 |      440 |    1,740 |   27,853
 1984 ......|    9,654 |      131 |      940 |    1,928 |    2,064 |    1,519 |      912 |      462 |    1,698 |   28,807
 1985 ......|   10,356 |      162 |      974 |    2,027 |    2,286 |    1,666 |      950 |      586 |    1,705 |   29,254
 1986 ......|   11,553 |      199 |    1,005 |    2,016 |    2,708 |    1,980 |    1,074 |      657 |    1,914 |   30,535
 1987 ......|   12,027 |      221 |    1,118 |    1,905 |    2,870 |    2,119 |    1,191 |      716 |    1,887 |   30,185
 1988 ......|   12,284 |      224 |    1,042 |    2,093 |    3,043 |    2,002 |    1,298 |      744 |    1,838 |   31,875
 1989 ......|   12,759 |      239 |    1,009 |    2,272 |    3,203 |    1,982 |    1,301 |      793 |    1,960 |   33,810
 1990 ......|   13,569 |      286 |    1,114 |    2,461 |    3,322 |    1,962 |    1,335 |      872 |    2,217 |   36,211
 1991 ......|   14,505 |      319 |    1,226 |    2,819 |    3,474 |    2,160 |    1,418 |      969 |    2,120 |   38,015
 1992 ......|   15,863 |      344 |    1,364 |    3,317 |    3,826 |    2,425 |    1,592 |    1,048 |    1,947 |   40,784
 1993 ......|   16,345 |      351 |    1,468 |    3,514 |    3,862 |    2,397 |    1,678 |    1,006 |    2,069 |   43,537
 1994 ......|   16,854 |      351 |    1,560 |    3,908 |    3,784 |    2,484 |    1,726 |    1,049 |    1,992 |   46,441
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1/  DISTRIBUTION BY SEX DATA WERE NOT REQUESTED IN 1978; TOTALS REPRESENT
    ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING