National Statistics on Graduate Students in the Biomedical, Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Sciences
Primary source of federal support for full-time graduate students

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Legend NIH Other Federal Sources NSF HHS (excluding NIH) Primary source of federal support for full-time graduate students
X=2006;Y=21,926 X=2005;Y=21,331 X=2008;Y=20,271 X=2007;Y=21,084 X=2002;Y=17,440 X=2001;Y=15,724 X=2004;Y=20,965 X=2003;Y=19,209 X=2014;Y=16,550 X=2013;Y=17,747 X=2016;Y=15,827 X=2015;Y=16,271 X=2010;Y=21,594 X=2009;Y=20,930 X=2012;Y=19,244 X=2011;Y=20,246 X=1990;Y=11,656 X=1989;Y=11,178 X=1992;Y=13,196 X=1991;Y=12,540 X=1986;Y=8,902 X=1985;Y=8,383 X=1988;Y=10,404 X=1987;Y=9,607 X=1998;Y=14,492 X=1997;Y=14,303 X=2000;Y=15,543 X=1999;Y=15,282 X=1994;Y=14,236 X=1993;Y=14,109 X=1996;Y=14,289 X=1995;Y=14,201 X=2006;Y=4,733 X=2005;Y=4,854 X=2008;Y=4,165 X=2007;Y=4,748 X=2002;Y=4,630 X=2001;Y=4,080 X=2004;Y=4,605 X=2003;Y=4,570 X=2014;Y=3,237 X=2013;Y=3,621 X=2016;Y=3,536 X=2015;Y=3,279 X=2010;Y=4,457 X=2009;Y=4,138 X=2012;Y=3,945 X=2011;Y=4,455 X=1990;Y=3,231 X=1989;Y=2,948 X=1992;Y=3,584 X=1991;Y=3,327 X=1986;Y=2,878 X=1985;Y=2,857 X=1988;Y=2,983 X=1987;Y=2,960 X=1998;Y=4,112 X=1997;Y=4,102 X=2000;Y=4,362 X=1999;Y=4,237 X=1994;Y=4,410 X=1993;Y=3,956 X=1996;Y=4,159 X=1995;Y=4,270 X=2006;Y=3,093 X=2005;Y=3,145 X=2008;Y=3,153 X=2007;Y=3,090 X=2002;Y=2,424 X=2001;Y=2,245 X=2004;Y=3,046 X=2003;Y=2,855 X=2014;Y=4,080 X=2013;Y=4,233 X=2016;Y=3,892 X=2015;Y=4,000 X=2010;Y=3,730 X=2009;Y=3,475 X=2012;Y=4,370 X=2011;Y=4,124 X=1990;Y=1,577 X=1989;Y=1,570 X=1992;Y=1,888 X=1991;Y=1,729 X=1986;Y=1,420 X=1985;Y=1,376 X=1988;Y=1,458 X=1987;Y=1,468 X=1998;Y=2,141 X=1997;Y=2,095 X=2000;Y=2,234 X=1999;Y=2,172 X=1994;Y=1,975 X=1993;Y=1,966 X=1996;Y=2,074 X=1995;Y=2,015 X=2006;Y=779 X=2005;Y=819 X=2008;Y=823 X=2007;Y=701 X=2002;Y=1,083 X=2001;Y=1,174 X=2004;Y=844 X=2003;Y=1,112 X=2014;Y=670 X=2013;Y=772 X=2016;Y=828 X=2015;Y=820 X=2010;Y=773 X=2009;Y=760 X=2012;Y=771 X=2011;Y=888 X=1990;Y=988 X=1989;Y=937 X=1992;Y=956 X=1991;Y=1,012 X=1986;Y=785 X=1985;Y=867 X=1988;Y=744 X=1987;Y=783 X=1998;Y=930 X=1997;Y=975 X=2000;Y=923 X=1999;Y=851 X=1994;Y=864 X=1993;Y=661 X=1996;Y=963 X=1995;Y=970 Primary source of federal support for full-time graduate students
 
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.