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

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Legend Total graduate enrollment First-time, full-time enrollment Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment
X=2005;Y=22,835 X=2006;Y=22,819 X=2007;Y=23,541 X=2004;Y=22,227 X=2001;Y=19,530 X=2002;Y=20,563 X=2003;Y=21,710 X=2008;Y=24,410 X=2013;Y=25,277 X=2014;Y=24,958 X=2015;Y=26,132 X=2012;Y=25,996 X=2009;Y=25,130 X=2010;Y=25,311 X=2011;Y=25,766 X=2000;Y=18,724 X=1989;Y=17,462 X=1990;Y=17,868 X=1991;Y=18,505 X=1988;Y=16,571 X=1985;Y=15,895 X=1986;Y=15,792 X=1987;Y=16,135 X=1992;Y=19,249 X=1997;Y=18,505 X=1998;Y=19,032 X=1999;Y=18,833 X=1996;Y=18,197 X=1993;Y=18,827 X=1994;Y=19,034 X=1995;Y=18,769 X=2005;Y=123,307 X=2006;Y=125,580 X=2007;Y=128,679 X=2004;Y=118,484 X=2001;Y=104,835 X=2002;Y=108,857 X=2003;Y=114,300 X=2008;Y=129,689 X=2013;Y=127,421 X=2014;Y=126,183 X=2015;Y=127,547 X=2012;Y=128,333 X=2009;Y=128,530 X=2010;Y=127,590 X=2011;Y=128,668 X=2000;Y=102,162 X=1989;Y=85,979 X=1990;Y=89,067 X=1991;Y=92,459 X=1988;Y=83,332 X=1985;Y=78,477 X=1986;Y=80,273 X=1987;Y=81,691 X=1992;Y=96,311 X=1997;Y=100,319 X=1998;Y=101,105 X=1999;Y=103,542 X=1996;Y=99,990 X=1993;Y=98,802 X=1994;Y=100,795 X=1995;Y=100,634 Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment
 
Notes:
See http://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.