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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 11: by Geographic Distribution


       TABLE C-22.  SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTEES IN
     DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION: 1987-94

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       DIVISION AND STATE       |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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   TOTAL, ALL INSTITUTIONS .....|  18,771 |  19,687 |  20,864 |  21,770 |  22,811 |  23,825 |  24,611 |  25,786
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
NEW ENGLAND ....................|   2,475 |   2,451 |   2,665 |   2,896 |   3,022 |   2,960 |   3,066 |   3,326
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   CONNECTICUT .................|     563 |     521 |     585 |     624 |     686 |     617 |     630 |     678
   MAINE .......................|      18 |      17 |      16 |      14 |      11 |      13 |      16 |      18
   MASSACHUSETTS ...............|   1,677 |   1,701 |   1,833 |   2,009 |   2,069 |   2,019 |   2,102 |   2,315
   NEW HAMPSHIRE ...............|      63 |      41 |      51 |      63 |      78 |      90 |     101 |      94
   RHODE ISLAND ................|     104 |     119 |     111 |     121 |     112 |     154 |     147 |     135
   VERMONT .....................|      50 |      52 |      69 |      65 |      66 |      67 |      70 |      86
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MIDDLE ATLANTIC ................|   3,133 |   3,377 |   3,557 |   3,582 |   3,773 |   3,919 |   4,030 |   4,122
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   NEW JERSEY ..................|     467 |     473 |     521 |     522 |     535 |     528 |     529 |     546
   NEW YORK ....................|   1,819 |   2,009 |   2,087 |   2,128 |   2,172 |   2,161 |   2,295 |   2,264
   PENNSYLVANIA ................|     847 |     895 |     949 |     932 |   1,066 |   1,230 |   1,206 |   1,312
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
EAST NORTH CENTRAL .............|   2,812 |   2,883 |   2,856 |   3,035 |   3,220 |   3,358 |   3,337 |   3,361
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ILLINOIS ....................|     970 |   1,017 |     951 |     972 |   1,013 |   1,008 |     888 |     997
   INDIANA .....................|     406 |     367 |     378 |     446 |     478 |     505 |     528 |     456
   MICHIGAN ....................|     505 |     508 |     527 |     553 |     587 |     689 |     711 |     775
   OHIO ........................|     573 |     619 |     650 |     698 |     751 |     742 |     755 |     701
   WISCONSIN ...................|     358 |     372 |     350 |     366 |     391 |     414 |     455 |     432
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
WEST NORTH CENTRAL .............|   1,058 |   1,123 |   1,236 |   1,247 |   1,448 |   1,594 |   1,764 |   1,818
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   IOWA ........................|     168 |     172 |     203 |     196 |     299 |     295 |     338 |     338
   KANSAS ......................|     147 |     174 |     172 |     171 |     160 |     217 |     214 |     247
   MINNESOTA ...................|     318 |     324 |     363 |     382 |     417 |     431 |     512 |     527
   MISSOURI ....................|     326 |     352 |     399 |     382 |     443 |     497 |     517 |     500
   NEBRASKA ....................|      68 |      71 |      70 |      81 |      96 |     106 |     127 |     143
   NORTH DAKOTA ................|      25 |      24 |      22 |      23 |      29 |      38 |      46 |      45
   SOUTH DAKOTA ................|       6 |       6 |       7 |      12 |       4 |      10 |      10 |      18
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
SOUTH ATLANTIC .................|   2,412 |   2,576 |   2,732 |   2,771 |   2,991 |   3,172 |   3,444 |   3,560
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   DELAWARE ....................|      14 |      39 |      41 |      58 |      66 |      72 |      76 |      85
   DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ........|     122 |     122 |     106 |      99 |     143 |     145 |     127 |     159
   FLORIDA .....................|     351 |     390 |     472 |     520 |     489 |     493 |     512 |     441
   GEORGIA .....................|     287 |     307 |     342 |     377 |     391 |     448 |     479 |     469
   MARYLAND ....................|     639 |     584 |     636 |     572 |     596 |     673 |     706 |     767
   NORTH CAROLINA ..............|     505 |     591 |     652 |     655 |     745 |     797 |     885 |     931
   SOUTH CAROLINA ..............|      98 |      81 |      73 |      94 |     125 |     131 |     146 |     164
   VIRGINIA ....................|     350 |     413 |     350 |     346 |     380 |     360 |     473 |     514
   WEST VIRGINIA ...............|      46 |      49 |      60 |      50 |      56 |      53 |      40 |      30
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EAST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|     738 |     785 |     832 |     798 |     892 |     939 |     923 |     918
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   ALABAMA .....................|     204 |     223 |     220 |     223 |     257 |     248 |     232 |     262
   KENTUCKY ....................|     141 |     154 |     152 |     135 |     184 |     182 |     179 |     154
   MISSISSIPPI .................|      56 |      65 |      71 |      84 |      54 |      58 |      81 |      90
   TENNESSEE ...................|     337 |     343 |     389 |     356 |     397 |     451 |     431 |     412
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
WEST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|   1,500 |   1,626 |   1,594 |   1,766 |   1,665 |   1,838 |   1,910 |   2,115
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ARKANSAS ....................|      41 |      44 |      32 |      32 |      44 |      51 |      71 |      84
   LOUISIANA ...................|     171 |     154 |     172 |     179 |     218 |     220 |     232 |     275
   OKLAHOMA ....................|     102 |      86 |     108 |     122 |     129 |     143 |     162 |     138
   TEXAS .......................|   1,186 |   1,342 |   1,282 |   1,433 |   1,274 |   1,424 |   1,445 |   1,618
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MOUNTAIN .......................|     956 |   1,015 |   1,216 |   1,229 |   1,304 |   1,319 |   1,346 |   1,455
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   ARIZONA .....................|     280 |     280 |     319 |     332 |     359 |     364 |     349 |     371
   COLORADO ....................|     316 |     355 |     440 |     447 |     511 |     500 |     562 |     634
   IDAHO .......................|      22 |      24 |      27 |      44 |      36 |      30 |      47 |      49
   MONTANA .....................|      23 |      26 |      34 |      37 |      35 |      25 |      31 |      25
   NEVADA ......................|      27 |      32 |      39 |      44 |      47 |      66 |      38 |      53
   NEW MEXICO ..................|      75 |      75 |      97 |      73 |      77 |      85 |      89 |      84
   UTAH ........................|     195 |     198 |     230 |     227 |     215 |     216 |     183 |     202
   WYOMING .....................|      18 |      25 |      30 |      25 |      24 |      33 |      47 |      37
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
PACIFIC ........................|   3,682 |   3,848 |   4,169 |   4,438 |   4,490 |   4,716 |   4,780 |   5,096
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   ALASKA ......................|       0 |       6 |       6 |       7 |       3 |       1 |       0 |       4
   CALIFORNIA ..................|   3,012 |   3,150 |   3,491 |   3,654 |   3,650 |   3,819 |   3,815 |   4,041
   HAWAII ......................|      39 |      26 |      42 |      68 |      50 |      53 |      65 |      59
   OREGON ......................|     190 |     200 |     172 |     182 |     206 |     220 |     259 |     303
   WASHINGTON ..................|     441 |     466 |     458 |     527 |     581 |     623 |     641 |     689
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OUTLYING AREAS .................|       5 |       3 |       7 |       8 |       6 |      10 |      11 |      15
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SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING