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National Science Foundation National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics
Characteristics of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in the United States: 2006

 


Data Tables

 

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Table Recipients of science, engineering, or health (SEH) doctorates: 2006 ExcelPDF
  by field of doctorate and employment status
1 total view Excel. view PDF.
2 by sex view Excel. view PDF.
3 by race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
  by field of doctorate
4 selected employment characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
5 by sex view Excel. view PDF.
6 by race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
7 by disability status view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Employed recipients of SEH doctorates: 2006
  by field of doctorate
8 by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
9 by citizenship status view Excel. view PDF.
10 by age view Excel. view PDF.
11 by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
12 by employment sector view Excel. view PDF.
13 by employment sector and sex view Excel. view PDF.
14 by employment sector and race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
15 by primary or secondary work activity view Excel. view PDF.
16 by employer location view Excel. view PDF.
  in universities and 4-year colleges, by field of doctorate
17 by sex and faculty rank view Excel. view PDF.
18 by sex, faculty rank, and years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
19 by race/ethnicity and faculty rank (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
20 by sex and tenure status view Excel. view PDF.
21 by sex, tenure status, and years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
22 by race/ethnicity and tenure status (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
23 by primary and secondary work activities view Excel. view PDF.
  selected demographic characteristics
24 by broad field of doctorate (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
25 by citizenship status (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
  selected demographic and employment-related characteristics
26 by employment sector (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
27 by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
28 by primary or secondary work activity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
 
  SEH doctorate recipients by occupation
  all recipients
  by employment status
29 total view Excel. view PDF.
30 by sex view Excel. view PDF.
31 by race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
32 by selected employment characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
33 by sex view Excel. view PDF.
34 by race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
35 by disability status view Excel. view PDF.
36 employed as postdocs view Excel. view PDF.
  employed recipients
37 by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
38 non-Hispanic minorities, by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
39 by citizenship status view Excel. view PDF.
40 by age view Excel. view PDF.
41 by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
42 by employment sector view Excel. view PDF.
43 by employment sector and sex view Excel. view PDF.
44 by employment sector and race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
45 by primary or secondary work activity view Excel. view PDF.
46 by employer location view Excel. view PDF.
47 selected demographic characteristics (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
48 by field of doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
49 by field of doctorate, in science occupations view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Median annual salaries of full-time employed SEH doctorate recipients: 2006
  by field of doctorate
50 by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
51 by citizenship status view Excel. view PDF.
52 by age view Excel. view PDF.
53 by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
54 by employment sector view Excel. view PDF.
55 by employment sector and sex view Excel. view PDF.
56 by employment sector and race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
57 by primary or secondary work activity view Excel. view PDF.
58 by employer location view Excel. view PDF.
  in universities and 4-year colleges, by field of doctorate
59 by sex and faculty rank view Excel. view PDF.
60 by sex, faculty rank, and years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
61 by race/ethnicity and faculty rank (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
62 by sex and tenure status view Excel. view PDF.
63 by sex, tenure status, and years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
64 by race/ethnicity and tenure status (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
  by occupation
65 by race/ethnicity and sex (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
66 by citizenship status view Excel. view PDF.
67 by age view Excel. view PDF.
68 by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
69 by employment sector view Excel. view PDF.
70 by disability status view Excel. view PDF.
71 by employment sector and sex view Excel. view PDF.
72 by employment sector and race/ethnicity (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
73 by primary or secondary work activities view Excel. view PDF.
74 by employer location view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Postdoctoral appointments, by field of SEH doctorate: 2006
75 total view Excel. view PDF.
76 postdocs ever held, by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
77 primary reason for holding postdoc, by number of postdocs view Excel. view PDF.
78 postdoc status, by years since doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
79 total on postdocs, by selected demographic characteristics (corrected January 2011) view Excel. view PDF.
80 extent to which current postdoc benefitted doctoral scientists and engineers view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Academic employment positions in postsecondary institutions
81 all positions, by field of doctorate view Excel. view PDF.
 
Characteristics of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in the United States: 2006
Detailed Statistical Tables | NSF 09-317 | August 2009

Notes:

Errors in the coding of race/ethnicity data collected by the 2006 Survey of Doctorate Recipients have been corrected. Detailed information on this issue is available on our data-correction status page. The following data tables and their corresponding standard error tables have been replaced in this report with corrected versions: 3, 6, 8, 14, 19, 22, 24-28, 31, 34, 37, 38, 44, 47, 50, 56, 61, 64, 65, 72, 79.