Table 3-12
Proportion of employed S&E doctorate holders who had left full-time employment since October 2003, by employment sector and age: April 2006
(Percent)
 
  October 2003 employment sector
Age (years) All sectors Education Private Government
 
50–55 6.7 4.5 9.7 4.4
56–62 15.0 11.8 18.6 14.9
63–70 28.0 26.2 31.5 25.2
 

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT) (2006), http://sestat.nsf.gov.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2010