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Chapter 1.

Representation in Science and Engineering: Issues and Perspectives

Text Tables

1-1 Selected characteristics, by sex: 1990, 1991, and 1992
1-2 Selected characteristics, by race/ethnicity: 1990, 1991, and 1992
1-3 Persons with a disability, by sex and age: 1991-92
1-4 Persons with a disability, by race/ethnicity: 1991-92

Figures

1-1 Composition of Hispanic and Asian populations in the United States: 1990
1-2a Minority populations, by State: 1990
1-2b Minority populations, by State: 1990, continued
1-3a States with highest percentage minority populations: 1990
1-3b States with highest percentage minority populations: 1990, continued
1-4 Distribution of householders, by metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas: 1991
1-5 Educational attainment of persons 15 years and over, by sex and race/ethnicity: 1990
1-6 Interest in selected issues among adults holding bachelor's degrees, by race/ethnicity: 1993
1-7 Education effects on attitudes toward scientific research, by race/ethnicity: 1993
1-8 Gender differences in attitudes toward science and technology, by race/ethnicity: 1993
1-9 Projections of the U.S. population, by selected age groups and race/ethnicity: 1993, 2030, and 2050

Appendix Tables

1-1 Federal definitions of special education disability categories
1-2 Selected population, education, and employment characteristics, by sex: selected years
1-3 Selected population, education, and employment characteristics, by race/ethnicity: selected years
1-4 Population of the United States, by race/ethnicity, region, division, and State: 1990
1-5 Educational attainment of persons 15 years and over, by sex and race/ethnicity: 1990
1-6 Persons with disabilities, by age, disability status, and sex: 1991-92
1-7 Persons with disabilities, by age, disability status, and race/ethnicity: 1991-92
1-8 Public interest in and knowledge of selected issues among adults holding bachelor's degrees, by race/ethnicity: 1993
1-9 Public assessments of the results of scientific research, by race/ethnicity and level of education: 1993
1-10 Public attitudes toward science and technology among adults holding bachelor's degrees, by race/ethnicity and sex: 1993
1-11 Projections of the U.S. population, by selected age groups and race/ethnicity: 1993, 2030, and 2050

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