Table 2-15
European recipients of U.S. S&E doctorates, by field and region/country of origin: 1991–2011
 
Field All European
countries
Germany Russia United
Kingdom
Greece Italy Romania France
 
All fields 40,529 5,442 3,505 4,035 2,821 2,963 2,414 2,767
S&E 31,479 3,986 3,115 2,669 2,479 2,245 2,144 2,056
Engineering 6,142 610 464 281 888 465 346 646
Science 25,337 3,376 2,651 2,388 1,591 1,780 1,798 1,410
Agricultural sciences 827 113 27 68 61 60 23 62
Biological sciences 4,912 700 445 548 264 229 264 297
Computer sciences 1,803 238 141 66 249 93 263 78
Earth, atmospheric, and ocean sciences 1,154 189 113 153 40 90 43 91
Mathematics 3,015 300 407 178 168 217 398 83
Medical/other health sciences 752 105 16 128 62 33 21 36
Physical sciences 6,190 749 1,088 462 375 384 554 412
Psychology 1,174 228 54 216 56 66 37 37
Social sciences 5,510 754 360 569 316 608 195 314
Non-S&E 9,050 1,456 390 1,366 342 718 270 711
 

NOTE: Data include permanent and temporary residents.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, special tabulations (2012) of the Survey of Earned Doctorates, 2011.

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