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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


 TABLE C-3.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
     FIELDS IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY SEX AND FIELD: 1975-94

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    YEAR    | SURVEYED |          |          |  EARTH,  |          |          |          |          |          |
            |  FIELDS  |SCIENCES, | PHYSICAL |  ATMOS-  |  MATHE-  | COMPUTER |  AGRI-   |BIOLOGICAL|          |  SOCIAL
            |          |  TOTAL   | SCIENCES |PHERIC, & | MATICAL  | SCIENCES | CULTURAL | SCIENCES |PSYCHOLOGY| SCIENCES
            |          |          |          |  OCEAN   | SCIENCES |          | SCIENCES |          |          |
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 1975 ......|  207,417 |  153,825 |   21,443 |    8,921 |   10,186 |    4,172 |    8,643 |   35,046 |   20,609 |   44,805
 1976 ......|  210,835 |  157,173 |   21,760 |    9,608 |   10,458 |    4,468 |    9,160 |   35,915 |   22,269 |   43,535
 1977 ......|  212,749 |  157,301 |   21,921 |    9,943 |    9,921 |    4,290 |    9,440 |   36,507 |   21,884 |   43,395
 1978 ......|  208,479 |  151,963 |   21,495 |    9,863 |    9,294 |    4,426 |    9,399 |   35,745 |   20,663 |   41,078
 1979 ......|  216,667 |  156,411 |   21,858 |   10,103 |    9,161 |    5,163 |    9,565 |   35,851 |   21,431 |   43,279
 1980 ......|  222,678 |  159,040 |   22,288 |   10,257 |    9,389 |    5,972 |    9,784 |   35,733 |   22,282 |   43,335
 1981 ......|  226,405 |  160,125 |   22,691 |   10,452 |    9,706 |    6,550 |    9,893 |   35,324 |   22,403 |   43,106
 1982 ......|  229,400 |  160,632 |   23,386 |   10,827 |   10,191 |    7,940 |    9,765 |   35,018 |   22,215 |   41,290
 1983 ......|  235,537 |  163,006 |   24,542 |   11,447 |   10,348 |    9,297 |    9,561 |   34,894 |   22,474 |   40,443
 1984 ......|  236,631 |  162,626 |   25,177 |   11,196 |   10,603 |   10,225 |    9,524 |   35,344 |   21,809 |   38,748
 1985 ......|  240,356 |  165,151 |   25,954 |   10,776 |   11,141 |   12,423 |    8,876 |   35,383 |   21,306 |   39,292
 1986 ......|  248,996 |  169,774 |   27,020 |   10,785 |   11,738 |   13,400 |    8,966 |   36,281 |   22,166 |   39,418
 1987 ......|  253,547 |  172,263 |   27,720 |    9,989 |   12,352 |   13,636 |    8,730 |   36,756 |   22,897 |   40,183
 1988 ......|  258,912 |  175,634 |   27,867 |    9,753 |   12,827 |   13,648 |    8,731 |   37,773 |   23,839 |   41,196
 1989 ......|  265,929 |  180,099 |   28,461 |    9,631 |   13,034 |   14,119 |    8,690 |   38,877 |   24,728 |   42,559
 1990 ......|  274,546 |  185,839 |   28,815 |    9,854 |   13,220 |   14,784 |    8,713 |   39,501 |   25,458 |   45,494
 1991 ......|  286,965 |  191,473 |   29,406 |    9,922 |   13,576 |   14,752 |    8,850 |   41,206 |   26,468 |   47,293
 1992 ......|  300,865 |  200,372 |   30,033 |   10,477 |   13,962 |   15,614 |    9,086 |   42,772 |   27,773 |   50,655
 1993 ......|  306,890 |  204,158 |   29,905 |   10,784 |   13,783 |   15,702 |    9,059 |   44,627 |   28,246 |   52,052
 1994 ......|  307,964 |  204,874 |   29,302 |   10,890 |   13,422 |   15,297 |    9,139 |   46,066 |   28,162 |   52,596
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 1975 ......|  158,551 |  115,338 |   18,762 |    7,726 |    8,065 |    3,581 |    7,509 |   25,019 |   12,272 |   32,404
 1976 ......|  155,632 |  114,280 |   18,811 |    8,081 |    8,157 |    3,772 |    7,720 |   24,834 |   12,711 |   30,194
 1977 ......|  153,285 |  111,983 |   18,842 |    8,251 |    7,767 |    3,599 |    7,676 |   24,569 |   12,013 |   29,266
 1978 1/....|  151,769 |  109,706 |   18,673 |    8,117 |    7,462 |    3,914 |    7,536 |   23,815 |   11,462 |   28,729
 1979 ......|  150,253 |  107,428 |   18,504 |    7,982 |    7,156 |    4,229 |    7,395 |   23,060 |   10,911 |   28,191
 1980 ......|  151,904 |  106,873 |   18,736 |    7,922 |    7,241 |    4,714 |    7,438 |   22,577 |   10,821 |   27,424
 1981 ......|  152,970 |  106,179 |   18,850 |    7,999 |    7,333 |    5,042 |    7,552 |   22,006 |   10,407 |   26,990
 1982 ......|  154,812 |  105,344 |   19,166 |    8,170 |    7,636 |    5,991 |    7,299 |   21,216 |    9,948 |   25,918
 1983 ......|  159,544 |  106,484 |   19,889 |    8,623 |    7,672 |    7,094 |    7,140 |   20,950 |    9,947 |   25,169
 1984 ......|  160,134 |  106,264 |   20,269 |    8,497 |    7,876 |    7,800 |    7,049 |   21,063 |    9,339 |   24,371
 1985 ......|  162,272 |  107,677 |   20,752 |    8,088 |    8,191 |    9,758 |    6,586 |   20,917 |    8,857 |   24,528
 1986 ......|  167,721 |  109,841 |   21,486 |    7,993 |    8,565 |   10,542 |    6,686 |   21,163 |    8,881 |   24,525
 1987 ......|  170,429 |  110,583 |   21,907 |    7,432 |    9,035 |   10,775 |    6,455 |   21,288 |    8,947 |   24,744
 1988 ......|  171,297 |  110,707 |   21,717 |    7,149 |    9,351 |   10,743 |    6,358 |   21,638 |    8,811 |   24,940
 1989 ......|  174,300 |  112,529 |   22,002 |    7,001 |    9,322 |   11,274 |    6,292 |   21,981 |    9,005 |   25,652
 1990 ......|  177,506 |  114,479 |   22,181 |    7,047 |    9,397 |   11,771 |    6,174 |   22,063 |    9,001 |   26,845
 1991 ......|  184,070 |  116,617 |   22,335 |    6,913 |    9,600 |   11,743 |    6,140 |   22,769 |    9,277 |   27,840
 1992 ......|  190,617 |  120,508 |   22,739 |    7,255 |    9,789 |   12,565 |    6,212 |   23,418 |    9,310 |   29,220
 1993 ......|  190,691 |  120,785 |   22,398 |    7,428 |    9,627 |   12,549 |    6,026 |   24,043 |    9,322 |   29,392
 1994 ......|  187,623 |  119,499 |   21,778 |    7,312 |    9,338 |   12,130 |    5,966 |   24,558 |    9,269 |   29,148
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 1975 ......|   48,866 |   38,487 |    2,681 |    1,195 |    2,121 |      591 |    1,134 |   10,027 |    8,337 |   12,401
 1976 ......|   55,203 |   42,893 |    2,949 |    1,527 |    2,301 |      696 |    1,440 |   11,081 |    9,558 |   13,341
 1977 ......|   59,464 |   45,318 |    3,079 |    1,692 |    2,154 |      691 |    1,764 |   11,938 |    9,871 |   14,129
 1978 1/....|   62,939 |   47,151 |    3,217 |    1,907 |    2,080 |      813 |    1,967 |   12,365 |   10,196 |   14,609
 1979 ......|   66,414 |   48,983 |    3,354 |    2,121 |    2,005 |      934 |    2,170 |   12,791 |   10,520 |   15,088
 1980 ......|   70,774 |   52,167 |    3,552 |    2,335 |    2,148 |    1,258 |    2,346 |   13,156 |   11,461 |   15,911
 1981 ......|   73,435 |   53,946 |    3,841 |    2,453 |    2,373 |    1,508 |    2,341 |   13,318 |   11,996 |   16,116
 1982 ......|   74,588 |   55,288 |    4,220 |    2,657 |    2,555 |    1,949 |    2,466 |   13,802 |   12,267 |   15,372
 1983 ......|   75,993 |   56,522 |    4,653 |    2,824 |    2,676 |    2,203 |    2,421 |   13,944 |   12,527 |   15,274
 1984 ......|   76,497 |   56,362 |    4,908 |    2,699 |    2,727 |    2,425 |    2,475 |   14,281 |   12,470 |   14,377
 1985 ......|   78,084 |   57,474 |    5,202 |    2,688 |    2,950 |    2,665 |    2,290 |   14,466 |   12,449 |   14,764
 1986 ......|   81,275 |   59,933 |    5,534 |    2,792 |    3,173 |    2,858 |    2,280 |   15,118 |   13,285 |   14,893
 1987 ......|   83,118 |   61,680 |    5,813 |    2,557 |    3,317 |    2,861 |    2,275 |   15,468 |   13,950 |   15,439
 1988 ......|   87,615 |   64,927 |    6,150 |    2,604 |    3,476 |    2,905 |    2,373 |   16,135 |   15,028 |   16,256
 1989 ......|   91,629 |   67,570 |    6,459 |    2,630 |    3,712 |    2,845 |    2,398 |   16,896 |   15,723 |   16,907
 1990 ......|   97,040 |   71,360 |    6,634 |    2,807 |    3,823 |    3,013 |    2,539 |   17,438 |   16,457 |   18,649
 1991 ......|  102,895 |   74,856 |    7,071 |    3,009 |    3,976 |    3,009 |    2,710 |   18,437 |   17,191 |   19,453
 1992 ......|  110,248 |   79,864 |    7,294 |    3,222 |    4,173 |    3,049 |    2,874 |   19,354 |   18,463 |   21,435
 1993 ......|  116,199 |   83,373 |    7,507 |    3,356 |    4,156 |    3,153 |    3,033 |   20,584 |   18,924 |   22,660
 1994 ......|  120,341 |   85,375 |    7,524 |    3,578 |    4,084 |    3,167 |    3,173 |   21,508 |   18,893 |   23,448
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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 ......|   37,149 |    1,225 |    3,482 |    7,197 |    8,215 |    4,067 |    4,880 |    1,780 |    6,303 |   16,443
 1976 ......|   36,294 |    1,153 |    3,657 |    6,890 |    8,087 |    3,492 |    4,874 |    1,853 |    6,288 |   17,368
 1977 ......|   36,419 |    1,178 |    3,843 |    6,903 |    8,362 |    3,235 |    4,797 |    1,941 |    6,160 |   19,029
 1978 ......|   36,701 |    1,135 |    3,898 |    7,123 |    8,334 |    3,140 |    4,868 |    1,961 |    6,242 |   19,815
 1979 ......|   39,081 |    1,151 |    4,167 |    7,384 |    8,859 |    3,629 |    5,346 |    2,120 |    6,425 |   21,175
 1980 ......|   41,545 |    1,324 |    4,427 |    7,740 |    9,683 |    3,576 |    5,730 |    2,236 |    6,829 |   22,093
 1981 ......|   44,368 |    1,480 |    4,902 |    8,409 |   10,140 |    3,429 |    6,331 |    2,436 |    7,241 |   21,912
 1982 ......|   48,233 |    1,519 |    5,512 |    9,049 |   11,245 |    3,586 |    7,088 |    2,453 |    7,781 |   20,535
 1983 ......|   52,280 |    1,825 |    5,775 |    9,520 |   12,874 |    3,130 |    8,162 |    2,686 |    8,308 |   20,251
 1984 ......|   53,581 |    1,840 |    5,644 |    9,844 |   13,480 |    3,271 |    8,491 |    2,865 |    8,146 |   20,424
 1985 ......|   54,399 |    1,980 |    5,483 |    9,500 |   14,366 |    3,319 |    8,658 |    3,075 |    8,018 |   20,806
 1986 ......|   58,404 |    2,138 |    5,500 |    9,661 |   15,760 |    3,678 |    9,565 |    3,342 |    8,760 |   20,818
 1987 ......|   60,067 |    2,355 |    5,590 |    9,341 |   16,489 |    4,022 |   10,002 |    3,412 |    8,856 |   21,217
 1988 ......|   61,125 |    2,517 |    5,291 |    9,617 |   17,048 |    4,150 |   10,163 |    3,448 |    8,891 |   22,153
 1989 ......|   62,505 |    2,742 |    5,248 |    9,671 |   17,727 |    4,472 |   10,243 |    3,696 |    8,706 |   23,325
 1990 ......|   63,957 |    2,946 |    5,405 |    9,872 |   17,918 |    4,491 |   10,567 |    3,910 |    8,848 |   24,750
 1991 ......|   69,007 |    3,258 |    5,733 |   10,988 |   19,172 |    5,406 |   11,396 |    4,038 |    9,016 |   26,485
 1992 ......|   72,023 |    3,269 |    5,873 |   11,985 |   20,169 |    5,832 |   12,020 |    4,255 |    8,620 |   28,470
 1993 ......|   71,531 |    3,227 |    5,950 |   11,952 |   19,653 |    5,675 |   12,102 |    4,226 |    8,746 |   31,201
 1994 ......|   69,459 |    2,965 |    6,012 |   12,168 |   18,824 |    5,561 |   11,545 |    4,084 |    8,300 |   33,631
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 1975 ......|   35,279 |    1,205 |    3,320 |    6,763 |    7,987 |    3,589 |    4,768 |    1,681 |    5,966 |    7,934
 1976 ......|   34,304 |    1,130 |    3,424 |    6,397 |    7,792 |    3,114 |    4,753 |    1,746 |    5,948 |    7,048
 1977 ......|   34,209 |    1,151 |    3,568 |    6,389 |    7,985 |    2,861 |    4,659 |    1,801 |    5,795 |    7,093
 1978 1/....|   34,973 |    1,133 |    3,656 |    6,459 |    8,197 |    2,962 |    4,874 |    1,855 |    5,838 |    7,091
 1979 ......|   35,737 |    1,115 |    3,743 |    6,529 |    8,409 |    3,063 |    5,089 |    1,908 |    5,881 |    7,088
 1980 ......|   37,777 |    1,270 |    3,966 |    6,864 |    9,140 |    2,931 |    5,416 |    2,006 |    6,184 |    7,254
 1981 ......|   39,891 |    1,429 |    4,377 |    7,335 |    9,450 |    2,759 |    5,988 |    2,152 |    6,401 |    6,900
 1982 ......|   43,151 |    1,446 |    4,852 |    7,848 |   10,454 |    2,847 |    6,666 |    2,148 |    6,890 |    6,317
 1983 ......|   46,872 |    1,745 |    5,019 |    8,273 |   11,956 |    2,543 |    7,690 |    2,366 |    7,280 |    6,188
 1984 ......|   47,725 |    1,754 |    4,925 |    8,449 |   12,377 |    2,668 |    7,943 |    2,513 |    7,096 |    6,145
 1985 ......|   48,318 |    1,854 |    4,741 |    8,059 |   13,207 |    2,709 |    8,112 |    2,640 |    6,996 |    6,277
 1986 ......|   51,661 |    1,990 |    4,733 |    8,231 |   14,351 |    2,961 |    8,954 |    2,825 |    7,616 |    6,219
 1987 ......|   53,026 |    2,190 |    4,736 |    7,995 |   15,011 |    3,309 |    9,292 |    2,846 |    7,647 |    6,820
 1988 ......|   53,788 |    2,351 |    4,516 |    8,134 |   15,447 |    3,438 |    9,351 |    2,871 |    7,680 |    6,802
 1989 ......|   54,602 |    2,562 |    4,459 |    8,073 |   15,975 |    3,612 |    9,405 |    3,063 |    7,453 |    7,169
 1990 ......|   55,527 |    2,748 |    4,519 |    8,152 |   16,044 |    3,631 |    9,740 |    3,223 |    7,470 |    7,500
 1991 ......|   59,621 |    3,012 |    4,757 |    9,038 |   17,105 |    4,409 |   10,473 |    3,298 |    7,529 |    7,832
 1992 ......|   61,742 |    3,010 |    4,787 |    9,761 |   17,861 |    4,720 |   10,956 |    3,451 |    7,196 |    8,367
 1993 ......|   60,727 |    2,942 |    4,801 |    9,523 |   17,334 |    4,556 |   10,943 |    3,426 |    7,202 |    9,179
 1994 ......|   58,316 |    2,690 |    4,830 |    9,490 |   16,550 |    4,345 |   10,368 |    3,248 |    6,795 |    9,808
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 1975 ......|    1,870 |       20 |      162 |      434 |      228 |      478 |      112 |       99 |      337 |    8,509
 1976 ......|    1,990 |       23 |      233 |      493 |      295 |      378 |      121 |      107 |      340 |   10,320
 1977 ......|    2,210 |       27 |      275 |      514 |      377 |      374 |      138 |      140 |      365 |   11,936
 1978 1/....|    2,777 |       32 |      350 |      685 |      414 |      470 |      198 |      176 |      455 |   13,012
 1979 ......|    3,344 |       36 |      424 |      855 |      450 |      566 |      257 |      212 |      544 |   14,087
 1980 ......|    3,768 |       54 |      461 |      876 |      543 |      645 |      314 |      230 |      645 |   14,839
 1981 ......|    4,477 |       51 |      525 |    1,074 |      690 |      670 |      343 |      284 |      840 |   15,012
 1982 ......|    5,082 |       73 |      660 |    1,201 |      791 |      739 |      422 |      305 |      891 |   14,218
 1983 ......|    5,408 |       80 |      756 |    1,247 |      918 |      587 |      472 |      320 |    1,028 |   14,063
 1984 ......|    5,856 |       86 |      719 |    1,395 |    1,103 |      603 |      548 |      352 |    1,050 |   14,279
 1985 ......|    6,081 |      126 |      742 |    1,441 |    1,159 |      610 |      546 |      435 |    1,022 |   14,529
 1986 ......|    6,743 |      148 |      767 |    1,430 |    1,409 |      717 |      611 |      517 |    1,144 |   14,599
 1987 ......|    7,041 |      165 |      854 |    1,346 |    1,478 |      713 |      710 |      566 |    1,209 |   14,397
 1988 ......|    7,337 |      166 |      775 |    1,483 |    1,601 |      712 |      812 |      577 |    1,211 |   15,351
 1989 ......|    7,903 |      180 |      789 |    1,598 |    1,752 |      860 |      838 |      633 |    1,253 |   16,156
 1990 ......|    8,430 |      198 |      886 |    1,720 |    1,874 |      860 |      827 |      687 |    1,378 |   17,250
 1991 ......|    9,386 |      246 |      976 |    1,950 |    2,067 |      997 |      923 |      740 |    1,487 |   18,653
 1992 ......|   10,281 |      259 |    1,086 |    2,224 |    2,308 |    1,112 |    1,064 |      804 |    1,424 |   20,103
 1993 ......|   10,804 |      285 |    1,149 |    2,429 |    2,319 |    1,119 |    1,159 |      800 |    1,544 |   22,022
 1994 ......|   11,143 |      275 |    1,182 |    2,678 |    2,274 |    1,216 |    1,177 |      836 |    1,505 |   23,823
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1/  DISTRIBUTION BY SEX DATA WERE NOT REQUESTED IN 1978; TOTALS REPRESENT
    ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING