American Sociological Association

ASA Membership

ASA Membership Characteristics

The graphs and tables in this section are tabulated from ASA membership data. Data on specific member characteristics are generally available beginning with the 2001 membership year.

ASA Total Membership Trend

ASA Membership by Member Type

ASA Membership by Member Type (Percent)

Demographics of Total Membership

ASA Membership by Gender

ASA Membership by Race or Ethnicity

ASA Membership by Gender and Race/Ethnicity

Demographics of Regular Members

ASA Regular Members by Gender

ASA Regular Members by Gender and Race/Ethnicity

ASA Regular Members by Highest Degree

Demographics of Student Members

ASA Student Members by Gender

ASA Student Members by Gender and Race/Ethnicity

Other Membership Data

ASA Sections: Demographic Data 

  • 2017 Section Membership by Member Type (.xlsx) (.pdf)
  • 2017 Section Membership by Gender (.xlsx) (.pdf)
  • 2017 Section Membership by Race (.xlsx) (.pdf)

ASA Sections: Historical Membership by Gender

Diversity in the Elected Leadership of the ASA

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