American Sociological Association

2012 Membership Counts

Final 2012 Section Membership Counts

 

Section Name Low income Student Member Total
1 Teaching and Learning 38 216 547 801
2 Methodology 10 129 295 434
3 Medical Sociology 33 312 647 992
4 Crime, Law, & Deviance 31 218 363 612
5 Sociology of Education 28 281 509 818
6 Family 22 224 508 754
7 Orgs, Occupation and Work 24 344 628 996
8 Theory 24 254 524 802
9 Sex and Gender 28 382 709 1,119
10 Community & Urban Sociology 20 180 419 619
11 Social Psychology 16 271 405 692
12 Peace, War, & Social Conflict 8 92 175 275
13 Environment & Technology 15 174 302 491
14 Marxist Sociology 13 102 196 311
15 Soc Practice & Public Soc 21 83 229 333
16 Sociology of Population 5 95 390 490
17 Pol Econ of World-System 14 148 250 412
18 Aging and the Life Course 17 163 440 620
19 Sociology of Mental Health 7 178 243 428
20 Coll Behavior/Soc Movements 22 302 517 841
21 Racial & Ethnic Minorities 24 269 518 811
22 Comparative/Historical Soc 21 230 459 710
23 Political Sociology 27 322 509 858
24 Asia/Asian America 8 111 218 337
25 Sociology of Emotions 8 98 161 267
26 Sociology of Culture 48 440 693 1,181
27 Science, Knowledge & Tech 14 168 314 496
28 Communication and Information 11 127 187 325
29 Latino/a Sociology 8 110 200 318
30 Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco 7 41 152 200
31 Children & Youth 15 122 263 400
32 Sociology of Law 10 158 255 423
33 Rationality and Society 1 36 125 162
34 Sociology of Religion 27 219 397 643
35 International Migration 15 178 400 593
36 Race, Gender, and Class 38 417 487 942
37 Mathematical Sociology 0 64 156 220
38 Sociology of Sexualities 11 211 263 485
39 History of Sociology 7 35 152 194
40 Economic Sociology 15 285 523 823
41 Labor and Labor Movements 7 131 297 435
42 Animals and Society 3 41 105 149
43 Ethnomethodology/Conversation Analysis 6 29 94 129
44 Evolution, Biology & Society 4 33 137 174
45 Disability and Society 9 67 160 236
46 Human Rights 11 125 179 315
47 Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity 15 109 181 305
48 Body and Embodiment 9 139 158 306
49 Global/Transnational Sociology 18 203 406 627
50 Inequality, Poverty & Mobility 12 255 404 671
51 Development, Sociology of 11 152 258 421
52 Consumers and Consumption 10 132 171 313
  Totals 826 9,205 17,278 27,309
  Averages 15.9 177.0 332.3 525.2

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