Table 3-18
S&E highest-degree individuals who have retired but continue to work: 2003
(Percent)
 
    Bachelor's   Master's   Doctoral
Age (years)   Part time Full time   Part time Full time   Part time Full time
50–55 8.2 51.1 14.0 62.3 22.6 50.6
56–62 13.8 28.9 15.8 35.3 24.1 33.1
63–70 10.7 9.0 18.3 11.8 21.2 12.9
71–75   9.0 2.6   9.3 8.0   14.7 4.7
 

NOTE: Retired are individuals who said they had ever retired from any job.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT), preliminary estimates (2003), http://sestat.nsf.gov.

 
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