Table 5-10
Tenure status of academically employed SEH doctorate holders, by age: 1997 and 2010
(Percent)
 
Age 1997 2010
 
All ages 52.6 47.8
< 30 D D
30–34 4.9 2.7
35–39 24.9 20.7
40–44 46.9 38.0
45–49 63.0 56.1
50–54 72.0 63.5
55–59 78.3 67.6
60–64 84.6 69.6
65–75 80.0 76.1
 

D = suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information.

SEH = science, engineering, and health.

NOTE: Academic employment is limited to U.S. doctorate holders employed at 2- or 4-year colleges or universities, medical schools, and university research institutes.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, special tabulations (2013) of the Survey of Doctorate Recipients.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2014