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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 16: Medical Schools


TABLE B-47.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
                  MEDICAL SCHOOLS, BY SEX AND FIELD: 1975-94

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            |          |                                             SCIENCES
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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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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|   14,218 |    9,449 |        4 |       25 |        0 |       32 |        0 |    9,000 |      315 |       73
 1976 ......|   14,278 |    9,676 |        4 |        8 |       14 |       39 |        0 |    9,187 |      344 |       80
 1977 ......|   15,905 |   10,235 |        4 |       42 |       12 |       31 |        0 |    9,599 |      370 |      177
 1978 1/....|   16,837 |   10,389 |        1 |       66 |        7 |       34 |        0 |    9,777 |      377 |      127
 1979 ......|   18,125 |   10,558 |        1 |       56 |       16 |       39 |        0 |    9,900 |      411 |      135
 1980 ......|   18,573 |   10,616 |       13 |       47 |       17 |       49 |        0 |   10,022 |      328 |      140
 1981 ......|   18,760 |   10,639 |       12 |       64 |       17 |       31 |        0 |   10,034 |      336 |      145
 1982 ......|   18,487 |   10,794 |        0 |       57 |        8 |       12 |        0 |   10,201 |      387 |      129
 1983 ......|   18,389 |   10,342 |        0 |        0 |       11 |       15 |        0 |    9,781 |      404 |      131
 1984 ......|   18,971 |   10,474 |        0 |        0 |       17 |       12 |        0 |    9,925 |      383 |      137
 1985 ......|   20,303 |   11,286 |        0 |       28 |       14 |       14 |        0 |   10,659 |      438 |      133
 1986 ......|   21,101 |   11,832 |        0 |       24 |       11 |       17 |        0 |   11,159 |      479 |      142
 1987 ......|   21,332 |   12,113 |        0 |       23 |        0 |       15 |       14 |   11,432 |      492 |      137
 1988 ......|   22,168 |   12,709 |        0 |       19 |        0 |       14 |       11 |   11,957 |      558 |      150
 1989 ......|   22,531 |   13,085 |        0 |       25 |        0 |        9 |        8 |   12,407 |      461 |      175
 1990 ......|   23,493 |   13,542 |        0 |       27 |        0 |        3 |       11 |   12,798 |      520 |      183
 1991 ......|   25,107 |   14,344 |        0 |       31 |        0 |        1 |       12 |   13,575 |      549 |      176
 1992 ......|   26,970 |   15,091 |        0 |       34 |        0 |        0 |       12 |   14,254 |      588 |      203
 1993 ......|   29,090 |   15,915 |        0 |       35 |        0 |        0 |       12 |   15,080 |      608 |      180
 1994 ......|   30,733 |   16,821 |        0 |       49 |        0 |        0 |       14 |   15,884 |      627 |      247
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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 ......|    9,202 |    6,658 |        4 |       26 |        6 |       20 |        0 |    6,328 |      174 |      100
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|    9,418 |    6,623 |        1 |       40 |       11 |       32 |        0 |    6,274 |      214 |       51
 1980 ......|    9,407 |    6,508 |        9 |       29 |       10 |       41 |        0 |    6,186 |      179 |       54
 1981 ......|    9,315 |    6,464 |        7 |       38 |       11 |       24 |        0 |    6,171 |      157 |       56
 1982 ......|    8,861 |    6,279 |        0 |       32 |        4 |       11 |        0 |    5,997 |      179 |       56
 1983 ......|    8,535 |    5,955 |        0 |        0 |        7 |       13 |        0 |    5,700 |      189 |       46
 1984 ......|    8,727 |    5,959 |        0 |        0 |       10 |        8 |        0 |    5,723 |      175 |       43
 1985 ......|    9,168 |    6,282 |        0 |       17 |        7 |       12 |        0 |    6,046 |      158 |       42
 1986 ......|    9,535 |    6,570 |        0 |       11 |        8 |       15 |        0 |    6,332 |      167 |       37
 1987 ......|    9,932 |    6,744 |        0 |       10 |        0 |       14 |        3 |    6,499 |      175 |       43
 1988 ......|   10,000 |    6,919 |        0 |       10 |        0 |       12 |        2 |    6,699 |      158 |       38
 1989 ......|   10,098 |    7,055 |        0 |       15 |        0 |        8 |        1 |    6,839 |      145 |       47
 1990 ......|   10,398 |    7,151 |        0 |       13 |        0 |        2 |        4 |    6,947 |      136 |       49
 1991 ......|   11,097 |    7,546 |        0 |       16 |        0 |        0 |        7 |    7,328 |      144 |       51
 1992 ......|   11,781 |    7,874 |        0 |       17 |        0 |        0 |        6 |    7,658 |      137 |       56
 1993 ......|   12,586 |    8,159 |        0 |       15 |        0 |        0 |        4 |    7,951 |      133 |       56
 1994 ......|   13,326 |    8,603 |        0 |       28 |        0 |        0 |        2 |    8,368 |      130 |       75
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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 ......|    6,703 |    3,577 |        0 |       16 |        6 |       11 |        0 |    3,271 |      196 |       77
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|    8,707 |    3,935 |        0 |       16 |        5 |        7 |        0 |    3,626 |      197 |       84
 1980 ......|    9,166 |    4,108 |        4 |       18 |        7 |        8 |        0 |    3,836 |      149 |       86
 1981 ......|    9,445 |    4,175 |        5 |       26 |        6 |        7 |        0 |    3,863 |      179 |       89
 1982 ......|    9,626 |    4,515 |        0 |       25 |        4 |        1 |        0 |    4,204 |      208 |       73
 1983 ......|    9,854 |    4,387 |        0 |        0 |        4 |        2 |        0 |    4,081 |      215 |       85
 1984 ......|   10,244 |    4,515 |        0 |        0 |        7 |        4 |        0 |    4,202 |      208 |       94
 1985 ......|   11,135 |    5,004 |        0 |       11 |        7 |        2 |        0 |    4,613 |      280 |       91
 1986 ......|   11,566 |    5,262 |        0 |       13 |        3 |        2 |        0 |    4,827 |      312 |      105
 1987 ......|   11,400 |    5,369 |        0 |       13 |        0 |        1 |       11 |    4,933 |      317 |       94
 1988 ......|   12,168 |    5,790 |        0 |        9 |        0 |        2 |        9 |    5,258 |      400 |      112
 1989 ......|   12,433 |    6,030 |        0 |       10 |        0 |        1 |        7 |    5,568 |      316 |      128
 1990 ......|   13,095 |    6,391 |        0 |       14 |        0 |        1 |        7 |    5,851 |      384 |      134
 1991 ......|   14,010 |    6,798 |        0 |       15 |        0 |        1 |        5 |    6,247 |      405 |      125
 1992 ......|   15,189 |    7,217 |        0 |       17 |        0 |        0 |        6 |    6,596 |      451 |      147
 1993 ......|   16,504 |    7,756 |        0 |       20 |        0 |        0 |        8 |    7,129 |      475 |      124
 1994 ......|   17,407 |    8,218 |        0 |       21 |        0 |        0 |       12 |    7,516 |      497 |      172
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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  |
            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          | NEERING  |          |
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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|      124 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      124 |    4,645
 1976 ......|      195 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      195 |    4,407
 1977 ......|      147 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      147 |    5,523
 1978 1/....|      136 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      136 |    6,312
 1979 ......|      146 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      146 |    7,421
 1980 ......|      131 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      131 |    7,826
 1981 ......|      161 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      161 |    7,960
 1982 ......|      160 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      160 |    7,533
 1983 ......|      186 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      186 |    7,861
 1984 ......|      206 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      206 |    8,291
 1985 ......|      187 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      187 |    8,830
 1986 ......|      243 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      243 |    9,026
 1987 ......|      241 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      241 |    8,978
 1988 ......|      233 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      233 |    9,226
 1989 ......|      231 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      231 |    9,215
 1990 ......|      272 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      272 |    9,679
 1991 ......|      254 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      254 |   10,509
 1992 ......|      287 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      287 |   11,592
 1993 ......|      301 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      301 |   12,874
 1994 ......|      287 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      287 |   13,625
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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 ......|      133 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      133 |    2,411
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|      126 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      126 |    2,669
 1980 ......|      109 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      109 |    2,790
 1981 ......|      135 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      135 |    2,716
 1982 ......|      130 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      130 |    2,452
 1983 ......|      135 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      135 |    2,445
 1984 ......|      150 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      150 |    2,618
 1985 ......|      132 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      132 |    2,754
 1986 ......|      182 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      182 |    2,783
 1987 ......|      178 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      178 |    3,010
 1988 ......|      162 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      162 |    2,919
 1989 ......|      170 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      170 |    2,873
 1990 ......|      193 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      193 |    3,054
 1991 ......|      176 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      176 |    3,375
 1992 ......|      203 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      203 |    3,704
 1993 ......|      224 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      224 |    4,203
 1994 ......|      208 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      208 |    4,515
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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 ......|       14 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       14 |    3,112
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       20 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       20 |    4,752
 1980 ......|       22 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       22 |    5,036
 1981 ......|       26 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       26 |    5,244
 1982 ......|       30 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       30 |    5,081
 1983 ......|       51 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       51 |    5,416
 1984 ......|       56 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       56 |    5,673
 1985 ......|       55 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       55 |    6,076
 1986 ......|       61 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       61 |    6,243
 1987 ......|       63 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       63 |    5,968
 1988 ......|       71 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       71 |    6,307
 1989 ......|       61 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       61 |    6,342
 1990 ......|       79 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       79 |    6,625
 1991 ......|       78 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       78 |    7,134
 1992 ......|       84 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       84 |    7,888
 1993 ......|       77 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       77 |    8,671
 1994 ......|       79 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       79 |    9,110
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED AND SEX DATA WERE
    NOT REQUESTED IN 1978; TOTALS REPRESENT ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979
    DATA.  DETAILS FOR 1978 MAY NOT SUM TO TOTAL DUE TO ROUNDING.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING