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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 16: Medical Schools


TABLE B-48.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
             FIELDS IN MEDICAL SCHOOLS, 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 ......|   12,595 |    8,681 |        4 |       20 |        0 |       26 |        0 |    8,288 |      280 |       63
 1976 ......|   12,409 |    8,939 |        4 |        6 |       12 |       34 |        0 |    8,499 |      311 |       73
 1977 ......|   13,416 |    9,330 |        4 |       32 |        5 |       24 |        0 |    8,787 |      346 |      132
 1978 1/....|   13,901 |    9,443 |        1 |       51 |        3 |       28 |        0 |    8,906 |      357 |       97
 1979 ......|   14,915 |    9,583 |        1 |       44 |       12 |       35 |        0 |    9,019 |      379 |       93
 1980 ......|   15,016 |    9,664 |       13 |       28 |       12 |       37 |        0 |    9,181 |      302 |       91
 1981 ......|   14,921 |    9,640 |       12 |       40 |       12 |       25 |        0 |    9,139 |      315 |       97
 1982 ......|   14,486 |    9,675 |        0 |       27 |        6 |       11 |        0 |    9,174 |      371 |       86
 1983 ......|   14,202 |    9,342 |        0 |        0 |        5 |       15 |        0 |    8,851 |      382 |       89
 1984 ......|   14,495 |    9,542 |        0 |        0 |       12 |       12 |        0 |    9,057 |      365 |       96
 1985 ......|   15,320 |   10,277 |        0 |        0 |        9 |       14 |        0 |    9,740 |      415 |       99
 1986 ......|   16,009 |   10,784 |        0 |        0 |        8 |       17 |        0 |   10,216 |      451 |       92
 1987 ......|   16,222 |   11,006 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       15 |        7 |   10,460 |      434 |       90
 1988 ......|   17,130 |   11,642 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       14 |        6 |   11,036 |      474 |      112
 1989 ......|   17,718 |   12,011 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        9 |        8 |   11,488 |      394 |      112
 1990 ......|   18,634 |   12,453 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        3 |       10 |   11,883 |      431 |      126
 1991 ......|   20,066 |   13,254 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        1 |       10 |   12,649 |      456 |      138
 1992 ......|   21,612 |   13,961 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        9 |   13,291 |      496 |      165
 1993 ......|   23,063 |   14,735 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       10 |   14,051 |      521 |      153
 1994 ......|   24,674 |   15,559 |        0 |        2 |        0 |        0 |       11 |   14,804 |      538 |      204
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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 ......|    8,126 |    6,143 |        4 |       18 |        3 |       14 |        0 |    5,871 |      163 |       70
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|    8,256 |    6,093 |        1 |       31 |        8 |       28 |        0 |    5,793 |      197 |       35
 1980 ......|    8,113 |    6,002 |        9 |       18 |        8 |       29 |        0 |    5,741 |      164 |       33
 1981 ......|    8,001 |    5,969 |        7 |       25 |        8 |       20 |        0 |    5,727 |      147 |       35
 1982 ......|    7,578 |    5,762 |        0 |       18 |        3 |       10 |        0 |    5,521 |      172 |       38
 1983 ......|    7,278 |    5,497 |        0 |        0 |        4 |       13 |        0 |    5,271 |      181 |       28
 1984 ......|    7,314 |    5,514 |        0 |        0 |        7 |        8 |        0 |    5,302 |      169 |       28
 1985 ......|    7,592 |    5,793 |        0 |        0 |        5 |       12 |        0 |    5,594 |      150 |       32
 1986 ......|    7,945 |    6,056 |        0 |        0 |        6 |       15 |        0 |    5,851 |      158 |       26
 1987 ......|    8,139 |    6,167 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       14 |        1 |    5,981 |      143 |       28
 1988 ......|    8,489 |    6,458 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       12 |        0 |    6,274 |      142 |       30
 1989 ......|    8,756 |    6,589 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        8 |        1 |    6,428 |      117 |       35
 1990 ......|    9,050 |    6,714 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        2 |        4 |    6,551 |      120 |       37
 1991 ......|    9,656 |    7,128 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        7 |    6,959 |      118 |       44
 1992 ......|   10,320 |    7,417 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        3 |    7,251 |      111 |       52
 1993 ......|   10,853 |    7,697 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        2 |    7,534 |      110 |       51
 1994 ......|   11,555 |    8,095 |        0 |        2 |        0 |        0 |        2 |    7,911 |      112 |       68
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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 ......|    5,290 |    3,187 |        0 |       14 |        2 |       10 |        0 |    2,916 |      183 |       62
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|    6,659 |    3,490 |        0 |       13 |        4 |        7 |        0 |    3,226 |      182 |       58
 1980 ......|    6,903 |    3,662 |        4 |       10 |        4 |        8 |        0 |    3,440 |      138 |       58
 1981 ......|    6,920 |    3,671 |        5 |       15 |        4 |        5 |        0 |    3,412 |      168 |       62
 1982 ......|    6,908 |    3,913 |        0 |        9 |        3 |        1 |        0 |    3,653 |      199 |       48
 1983 ......|    6,924 |    3,845 |        0 |        0 |        1 |        2 |        0 |    3,580 |      201 |       61
 1984 ......|    7,181 |    4,028 |        0 |        0 |        5 |        4 |        0 |    3,755 |      196 |       68
 1985 ......|    7,728 |    4,484 |        0 |        0 |        4 |        2 |        0 |    4,146 |      265 |       67
 1986 ......|    8,064 |    4,728 |        0 |        0 |        2 |        2 |        0 |    4,365 |      293 |       66
 1987 ......|    8,083 |    4,839 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        1 |        6 |    4,479 |      291 |       62
 1988 ......|    8,641 |    5,184 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        2 |        6 |    4,762 |      332 |       82
 1989 ......|    8,962 |    5,422 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        1 |        7 |    5,060 |      277 |       77
 1990 ......|    9,584 |    5,739 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        1 |        6 |    5,332 |      311 |       89
 1991 ......|   10,410 |    6,126 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        1 |        3 |    5,690 |      338 |       94
 1992 ......|   11,292 |    6,544 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        6 |    6,040 |      385 |      113
 1993 ......|   12,210 |    7,038 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        8 |    6,517 |      411 |      102
 1994 ......|   13,119 |    7,464 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        9 |    6,893 |      426 |      136
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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 ......|      119 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      119 |    3,795
 1976 ......|      162 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      162 |    3,308
 1977 ......|      117 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      117 |    3,969
 1978 1/....|      111 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      111 |    4,347
 1979 ......|      125 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      125 |    5,207
 1980 ......|      114 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      114 |    5,238
 1981 ......|      135 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      135 |    5,146
 1982 ......|      144 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      144 |    4,667
 1983 ......|      167 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      167 |    4,693
 1984 ......|      179 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      179 |    4,774
 1985 ......|      166 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      166 |    4,877
 1986 ......|      229 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      229 |    4,996
 1987 ......|      231 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      231 |    4,985
 1988 ......|      227 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      227 |    5,261
 1989 ......|      231 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      231 |    5,476
 1990 ......|      264 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      264 |    5,917
 1991 ......|      246 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      246 |    6,566
 1992 ......|      272 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      272 |    7,379
 1993 ......|      296 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      296 |    8,032
 1994 ......|      284 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      284 |    8,831
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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 ......|      105 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      105 |    1,878
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|      105 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      105 |    2,058
 1980 ......|       93 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       93 |    2,018
 1981 ......|      111 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      111 |    1,921
 1982 ......|      116 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      116 |    1,700
 1983 ......|      121 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      121 |    1,660
 1984 ......|      125 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      125 |    1,675
 1985 ......|      122 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      122 |    1,677
 1986 ......|      169 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      169 |    1,720
 1987 ......|      169 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      169 |    1,803
 1988 ......|      157 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      157 |    1,874
 1989 ......|      170 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      170 |    1,997
 1990 ......|      186 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      186 |    2,150
 1991 ......|      169 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      169 |    2,359
 1992 ......|      191 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      191 |    2,712
 1993 ......|      221 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      221 |    2,935
 1994 ......|      206 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |      206 |    3,254
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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 ......|       12 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       12 |    2,091
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       20 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       20 |    3,149
 1980 ......|       21 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       21 |    3,220
 1981 ......|       24 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       24 |    3,225
 1982 ......|       28 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       28 |    2,967
 1983 ......|       46 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       46 |    3,033
 1984 ......|       54 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       54 |    3,099
 1985 ......|       44 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       44 |    3,200
 1986 ......|       60 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       60 |    3,276
 1987 ......|       62 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       62 |    3,182
 1988 ......|       70 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       70 |    3,387
 1989 ......|       61 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       61 |    3,479
 1990 ......|       78 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       78 |    3,767
 1991 ......|       77 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       77 |    4,207
 1992 ......|       81 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       81 |    4,667
 1993 ......|       75 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       75 |    5,097
 1994 ......|       78 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |        0 |       78 |    5,577
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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