American Sociological Association

Section Membership Crossrefrence Table

The ASA membership year closes on September 30 of each year. The following table presents section membership counts (alphabetically by section) as of September 30 for the last decade.
 

Totals 24,995 26,329 25,464 27,827 27,309 28,410 28,312 27,358 26,921
Section 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Aging 606 624 605 612 620 610 580 612 602
Alcohol & Drugs 288 255 213 226 200 195 173 171 162
Altruism, Morality & Social Solidarity - 139 216 320 305 306 318

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Animals & Society 176 180 167 172 149 160 154 141 140
Asia/Asian American 368 405 351 377 337 349 336 313 348
Body and Embodiment - 302 295 307 306 309 312 321 308
Children & Youth 419 433 434 447 409 441 421 406 399
Collective Behavior/Social Movements 836 825 767 874 841 839 835 814 813
Communication, Information Technologies and Media Sociology 318 317 318 323 325 375 371 331 370
Community & Urban 727 695 659 696 619 626 630 575 584
Comparative & Historical 730 765 693 708 710 810 808 815 808
Consumers and Consumption - - - - 322 310 314 268 243
Crime, Law & Deviance 701 694 624 633 612 626 574 576 607
Culture 1,198 1,227 1,132 1,228 1,181 1,209 1,219 1,115 1,079
Sociology of Development - - - 357 421 465 496 481 480
Disability & Society 165 235 331 308 264 209 304 202 193
Economic 780 823 836 872 823 848 808 748 782
Education 812 847 813 862 818 833 829 772 754
Emotions 278 270 262 269 274 275 263 252 226
Environment & Technology 461 478 463 473 491 516 507 487 512
Ethnomethodology 189 199 157 153 129 152 144 129 131
Evolution, Biology & Society 203 183 159 158 174 167 150 136 123
Family 817 822 801 809 754 797 786 799 721
Global & Transnational Sociology - - 516 649 627 703 727 713 698
History of Sociology 212 213 207 199 199 196 198 194 176
Human Rights 251 321 290 302 321 287 297 266 245
Inequality, Poverty and Mobility - - - 545 671 751 802 814 801
International Migration 561 607 579 630 593 680 674 625 654
Labor & Labor Movements 424 415 352 393 435 431 409 409 408
Latina/o 349 378 325 351 318 373 406 408 409
Law 409 422 442 414 423 419 415 411 414
Marxist 414 401 339 343 311 306 343 307 303
Mathematical 211 225 226 231 220 216 216 214 205
Medical 1,023 1,044 1,019 1,034 1,009 1,057 1,070 1,036 1,024
Mental Health 408 410 418 457 428 447 338 307 313
Methodology 407 425 419 430 434 424 418 409 424
Organizations, Occupations & Work 1,024 1,025 944 961 996 1,022 1,004 1,007 1,000
Peace, War & Social Conflict 321 330 313 307 302 302 299 256 299
Political Economy of the World System 421 431 386 430 412 414 417 409 412
Political Sociology 834 869 786 884 858 901 869 818 835
Population 472 512 499 520 490 514 535 549 517
Race, Gender & Class 943 965 900 999 942 1,004 1,006 930 908
Racial & Ethnic Minorities 818 900 820 864 811 869 924 858 854
Rationality & Society 152 148 151 165 162 150 135 205 137
Religion 655 698 686 672 643 641 605 605 578
Science, Knowledge & Technology 495 487 477 498 496 535 582 621 612
Sex & Gender 1,165 1,231 1,122 1,190 1,119 1,174 1,135 1,176 1,100
Sexualities 458 486 442 507 485 558 538 580 529
Social Psychology 651 663 634 673 692 689 684 633 610
Sociological Practice and Public Sociology 215 334 311 332 333 328 341 317 316
Teaching & Learning 791 813 747 804 801 767 737 675 643
Theory 838 858 818 859 802 825 856 835 824

 

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