Table 5-14
Academically employed SEH doctorate holders, by age: 1995 and 2010
(Percent)
 
Age 1995 2010a
 
20–39 29.2 26.6
40–59 61.0 53.2
60–75 9.8 20.1
 

SEH = science, engineering, and health.

a Data for 2010 include all U.S.-trained doctorate recipients who lived or worked in the United States on the survey date. These data correct for a slight undercount in prior years, when some U.S.-trained doctorate recipients who either planned to live abroad or were living abroad were excluded.

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