Notes: Uses the field "Academic Discipline, Detailed (standardized): Sociology" and the NSF population of institutions. This chart includes doctorates awarded in two subfields, sociology and demography/population studies, that cannot be separated in the available data. Percent calculated for those whose gender is known.
Last updated February 12, 2019
NSF Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)/Doctorate Records File. Obtained from WebCASPAR, https://ncsesdata.nsf.gov/webcaspar/. Years 2006-2016 from SED Tabulation Engine.