TABLE D-1 Percent Working Full Time in Academia of All Ph.D.s and All Ph.D.s Who Are Working Full Time, by Sex, Field and Year of Survey

 

1973

1979

1989

1995

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Engineering

% of Ph.D.s

36.7

32.3

34.5

37.4

33.3

37.3

28.5

35.8

n

33442

127

47329

422

68482

1852

82512

4447

% of FT

38.7

47.1

36

43.1

36.1

41.3

32.4

42.2

n

31717

87

45315

367

63212

1671

72496

3778

Mathematics

% of Ph.D.s

76.2

63.5

68.2

59.2

62.1

57.8

54.9

50

n

11719

869

16180

1397

22966

2659

27727

4008

% of FT

81.7

88

72.4

73.1

66.1

67.7

61.3

60.9

n

10925

627

15241

1132

21570

2270

24827

3290

Physical Science

% of PhDs

38.3

38.4

37.2

36.7

34.2

32.8

31.7

32.9

n

61358

2864

75878

4235

95396

8540

104500

12860

% of FT

42

60.6

40.1

48

38.5

39.4

38

40.1

n

55990

1814

70367

3239

84777

7095

87228

10543

Life Sciences

% of Ph.D.s

59.5

48.3

57.7

52.5

50.3

51.4

46

50.4

n

50438

7119

68133

11773

96767

27498

109811

40987

% of FT

65.4

70.2

62.2

68

56.3

62.1

53.6

60.3

n

45874

4893

63157

9078

86440

22754

94175

34263



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