National Statistics on Graduate Students in the Biomedical, Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Sciences
Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment in the biomedical sciences

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Legend Total graduate enrollment First-time, full-time enrollment Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment in the biomedical sciences
X=2006;Y=11,092 X=2005;Y=10,763 X=2008;Y=11,896 X=2007;Y=11,195 X=2002;Y=10,038 X=2001;Y=9,443 X=2004;Y=10,655 X=2003;Y=10,909 X=2014;Y=12,766 X=2013;Y=12,894 X=2016;Y=14,050 X=2015;Y=13,267 X=2010;Y=12,880 X=2009;Y=12,800 X=2012;Y=13,614 X=2011;Y=13,324 X=1990;Y=7,957 X=1989;Y=7,674 X=1992;Y=8,466 X=1991;Y=8,286 X=1986;Y=7,132 X=1985;Y=7,130 X=1988;Y=7,319 X=1987;Y=7,148 X=1998;Y=8,831 X=1997;Y=8,710 X=2000;Y=9,084 X=1999;Y=8,768 X=1994;Y=8,878 X=1993;Y=8,438 X=1996;Y=8,292 X=1995;Y=8,807 X=2006;Y=59,573 X=2005;Y=57,971 X=2008;Y=61,312 X=2007;Y=60,499 X=2002;Y=50,065 X=2001;Y=46,531 X=2004;Y=56,005 X=2003;Y=54,167 X=2014;Y=64,247 X=2013;Y=64,497 X=2016;Y=64,387 X=2015;Y=64,722 X=2010;Y=63,285 X=2009;Y=62,747 X=2012;Y=64,997 X=2011;Y=64,459 X=1990;Y=38,169 X=1989;Y=36,773 X=1992;Y=41,873 X=1991;Y=39,981 X=1986;Y=33,526 X=1985;Y=32,564 X=1988;Y=35,233 X=1987;Y=33,940 X=1998;Y=43,799 X=1997;Y=43,966 X=2000;Y=44,891 X=1999;Y=45,064 X=1994;Y=44,605 X=1993;Y=43,223 X=1996;Y=44,474 X=1995;Y=45,046 Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment in the biomedical sciences
 
Notes:
See https://report.nih.gov/nihdatabook/help/FieldClassification.html for more information about the fields that make up the biomedical, behavioral and social, and clinical sciences.

Source: National Institutes of Health, NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering.