Table 3-6
Individuals in S&E occupations, by highest degree: 1999
(Percent distribution)
 
Occupation All degrees Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Professional
All S&E occupations 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Engineers 38.7 45.5 36.5 17.4 7.2
Life and related scientists 9.7 6.8 7.0 25.0 42.2
Mathematical/computer scientists 33.0 37.1 34.3 13.9 18.8
Physical and related scientists 8.4 7.0 7.1 17.5 1.4
Social and related scientists 10.3 3.6 15.1 26.2 30.4
 
NOTE: Percents may not sum to 100 because of rounding.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT), 1999.
 
Science & Engineering Indicators — 2004
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