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American Sociological Association: Age Groups of Regular Members
Distribution of Regular Members in Different Age Groups
- Total Regular Members in 2005 = 7,263
- Total Regular Members in 2010 = 7,337
The median age of regular members dropped from 48 years of age in 2005 to 47 years of age in 2010. In the last five years, the share of regular members under the age of 50 increased from 49 percent in 2005 to 52 percent in 2010, while the share of members between 50 and 59 decreased from 27 percent to 20 percent. The number of members in the oldest age category increased, however.
Source: ASA Membership Database, 2005 and 2010