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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 11: by Geographic Distribution


  TABLE B-14.  FEMALE GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS IN
            ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION: 1987-94

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    GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION     | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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   TOTAL, ALL INSTITUTIONS .....| 117,221 | 121,324 | 125,956 | 133,841 | 140,947 | 150,358 | 156,871 | 159,659
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
NEW ENGLAND ....................|   8,204 |   9,214 |   9,004 |   9,808 |  10,169 |  10,627 |  11,026 |  11,226
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   CONNECTICUT .................|   1,954 |   2,114 |   2,095 |   2,183 |   2,270 |   2,217 |   2,426 |   2,487
   MAINE .......................|     198 |     216 |     221 |     230 |     215 |     242 |     267 |     270
   MASSACHUSETTS ...............|   4,955 |   5,658 |   5,454 |   6,161 |   6,392 |   6,710 |   6,865 |   7,011
   NEW HAMPSHIRE ...............|     272 |     353 |     354 |     355 |     364 |     383 |     387 |     387
   RHODE ISLAND ................|     591 |     612 |     638 |     618 |     668 |     809 |     806 |     799
   VERMONT .....................|     234 |     261 |     242 |     261 |     260 |     266 |     275 |     272
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MIDDLE ATLANTIC ................|  20,258 |  23,093 |  23,314 |  24,265 |  25,002 |  26,886 |  27,520 |  27,224
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   NEW JERSEY ..................|   2,855 |   3,165 |   3,152 |   3,321 |   3,533 |   3,688 |   3,964 |   3,787
   NEW YORK ....................|  12,868 |  14,380 |  14,544 |  14,993 |  14,995 |  16,424 |  16,469 |  16,141
   PENNSYLVANIA ................|   4,535 |   5,548 |   5,618 |   5,951 |   6,474 |   6,774 |   7,087 |   7,296
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
EAST NORTH CENTRAL .............|  18,498 |  20,537 |  21,424 |  22,935 |  24,239 |  25,554 |  27,029 |  27,236
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   ILLINOIS ....................|   5,954 |   6,537 |   6,881 |   7,206 |   7,402 |   8,007 |   8,438 |   8,531
   INDIANA .....................|   1,968 |   2,130 |   2,341 |   2,742 |   2,832 |   3,044 |   3,224 |   3,198
   MICHIGAN ....................|   3,849 |   3,893 |   4,250 |   4,511 |   4,649 |   4,936 |   5,272 |   5,471
   OHIO ........................|   4,665 |   5,629 |   5,473 |   5,818 |   6,488 |   6,579 |   7,026 |   7,044
   WISCONSIN ...................|   2,062 |   2,348 |   2,479 |   2,658 |   2,868 |   2,988 |   3,069 |   2,992
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WEST NORTH CENTRAL .............|   6,410 |   7,391 |   7,897 |   8,416 |   9,094 |   9,501 |   9,959 |  10,345
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   IOWA ........................|   1,221 |   1,317 |   1,306 |   1,405 |   1,500 |   1,528 |   1,611 |   1,647
   KANSAS ......................|   1,133 |   1,243 |   1,475 |   1,568 |   1,698 |   1,725 |   1,829 |   2,147
   MINNESOTA ...................|   1,557 |   2,087 |   2,298 |   2,387 |   2,730 |   2,918 |   3,092 |   2,905
   MISSOURI ....................|   1,470 |   1,663 |   1,719 |   1,908 |   1,875 |   1,951 |   1,990 |   2,125
   NEBRASKA ....................|     618 |     638 |     647 |     702 |     783 |     889 |     952 |   1,021
   NORTH DAKOTA ................|     240 |     269 |     267 |     237 |     265 |     254 |     244 |     270
   SOUTH DAKOTA ................|     171 |     174 |     185 |     209 |     243 |     236 |     241 |     230
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SOUTH ATLANTIC .................|  17,252 |  19,048 |  20,030 |  21,356 |  22,528 |  24,244 |  25,811 |  27,224
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   DELAWARE ....................|     384 |     321 |     368 |     403 |     443 |     448 |     492 |     500
   DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ........|   3,157 |   3,000 |   3,069 |   3,160 |   3,188 |   3,467 |   3,679 |   3,799
   FLORIDA .....................|   3,090 |   3,704 |   3,727 |   3,971 |   4,344 |   4,727 |   5,150 |   5,744
   GEORGIA .....................|   1,729 |   1,921 |   2,116 |   2,520 |   2,711 |   2,921 |   3,128 |   3,370
   MARYLAND ....................|   2,545 |   3,005 |   3,137 |   3,272 |   3,441 |   3,653 |   3,812 |   3,951
   NORTH CAROLINA ..............|   2,460 |   2,775 |   2,992 |   3,055 |   3,166 |   3,465 |   3,604 |   3,825
   SOUTH CAROLINA ..............|     721 |     814 |     897 |     921 |   1,040 |   1,168 |   1,249 |   1,275
   VIRGINIA ....................|   2,679 |   2,936 |   3,181 |   3,468 |   3,563 |   3,676 |   3,966 |   4,053
   WEST VIRGINIA ...............|     487 |     572 |     543 |     586 |     632 |     719 |     731 |     707
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EAST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|   4,124 |   4,836 |   5,328 |   5,572 |   5,709 |   6,072 |   6,518 |   6,893
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   ALABAMA .....................|   1,034 |   1,229 |   1,378 |   1,492 |   1,620 |   1,664 |   1,859 |   1,805
   KENTUCKY ....................|     833 |   1,069 |   1,138 |   1,151 |   1,164 |   1,300 |   1,323 |   1,417
   MISSISSIPPI .................|     658 |     723 |     801 |     751 |     746 |     785 |     902 |     974
   TENNESSEE ...................|   1,599 |   1,815 |   2,011 |   2,178 |   2,179 |   2,323 |   2,434 |   2,697
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WEST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|   8,339 |   9,721 |  10,409 |  11,202 |  11,951 |  13,249 |  13,448 |  13,450
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   ARKANSAS ....................|     231 |     497 |     528 |     616 |     620 |     707 |     715 |     760
   LOUISIANA ...................|   1,078 |   1,195 |   1,204 |   1,342 |   1,487 |   1,595 |   1,721 |   1,947
   OKLAHOMA ....................|     898 |     932 |   1,054 |   1,168 |   1,232 |   1,383 |   1,353 |   1,378
   TEXAS .......................|   6,132 |   7,097 |   7,623 |   8,076 |   8,612 |   9,564 |   9,659 |   9,365
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MOUNTAIN .......................|   6,126 |   6,371 |   6,579 |   7,303 |   7,898 |   8,495 |   8,931 |   9,041
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   ARIZONA .....................|   1,718 |   1,913 |   1,976 |   2,090 |   2,168 |   2,342 |   2,213 |   2,204
   COLORADO ....................|   2,098 |   2,046 |   1,977 |   2,395 |   2,606 |   2,703 |   2,913 |   2,900
   IDAHO .......................|     205 |     225 |     288 |     355 |     335 |     342 |     402 |     433
   MONTANA .....................|     239 |     251 |     287 |     326 |     327 |     380 |     409 |     453
   NEVADA ......................|     155 |     237 |     294 |     281 |     384 |     433 |     464 |     500
   NEW MEXICO ..................|     769 |     813 |     804 |     820 |     898 |     994 |   1,112 |   1,131
   UTAH ........................|     783 |     719 |     737 |     823 |     960 |   1,063 |   1,140 |   1,154
   WYOMING .....................|     159 |     167 |     216 |     213 |     220 |     238 |     278 |     266
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PACIFIC ........................|  18,045 |  20,211 |  20,993 |  21,982 |  23,254 |  24,677 |  25,507 |  25,859
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   ALASKA ......................|     113 |     165 |     186 |     235 |     234 |     278 |     285 |     322
   CALIFORNIA ..................|  15,095 |  16,671 |  17,376 |  18,055 |  19,082 |  20,315 |  21,020 |  21,001
   HAWAII ......................|     519 |     532 |     530 |     574 |     596 |     586 |     623 |     694
   OREGON ......................|     894 |     964 |     999 |   1,056 |   1,174 |   1,261 |   1,328 |   1,440
   WASHINGTON ..................|   1,424 |   1,879 |   1,902 |   2,062 |   2,168 |   2,237 |   2,251 |   2,402
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OUTLYING AREAS .................|     860 |     902 |     978 |   1,002 |   1,103 |   1,053 |   1,122 |   1,161
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STATE UNKNOWN 2/................|   9,105 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
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1/  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.
2/  THESE NUMBERS REPRESENT THE TOTAL OF ALL NONSAMPLED MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING