Figure H-1. Employed S&E doctorate holders, by sex and years since doctorate: 2001
SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Survey of Doctorate Recipients, 2001.
Females made up about 26 percent of employed S&E doctorate holders in 2001.
- More than half of employed S&E doctorate holders in 2001 were males who had earned their doctorates 10 or more years earlier.
- Females constituted a larger share of recent S&E doctorate holders (i.e., those who had earned doctorates less than 10 years earlier) than they did of S&E doctorate holders who earned doctorates more than 10 years earlier.
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This figure will be updated as new data become available. This figure was last updated May 2004.