National Statistics on Graduate Students in the Biomedical, Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Sciences
Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment in the behavioral and social 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 behavioral and social sciences
X=2006;Y=7,131 X=2005;Y=7,292 X=2008;Y=7,982 X=2007;Y=7,677 X=2002;Y=6,818 X=2001;Y=6,504 X=2004;Y=7,030 X=2003;Y=7,028 X=2014;Y=7,670 X=2013;Y=7,811 X=2016;Y=8,144 X=2015;Y=7,899 X=2010;Y=7,742 X=2009;Y=7,916 X=2012;Y=7,898 X=2011;Y=7,931 X=1990;Y=7,640 X=1989;Y=7,570 X=1992;Y=8,204 X=1991;Y=7,832 X=1986;Y=6,632 X=1985;Y=6,718 X=1988;Y=7,131 X=1987;Y=7,035 X=1998;Y=6,934 X=1997;Y=6,877 X=2000;Y=6,414 X=1999;Y=6,923 X=1994;Y=7,386 X=1993;Y=7,725 X=1996;Y=6,991 X=1995;Y=7,194 X=2006;Y=44,624 X=2005;Y=44,357 X=2008;Y=47,569 X=2007;Y=47,174 X=2002;Y=41,473 X=2001;Y=42,848 X=2004;Y=43,253 X=2003;Y=41,993 X=2014;Y=43,067 X=2013;Y=44,065 X=2016;Y=42,169 X=2015;Y=43,410 X=2010;Y=45,348 X=2009;Y=47,036 X=2012;Y=44,770 X=2011;Y=45,558 X=1990;Y=41,677 X=1989;Y=40,426 X=1992;Y=44,100 X=1991;Y=42,885 X=1986;Y=38,401 X=1985;Y=37,636 X=1988;Y=39,454 X=1987;Y=39,458 X=1998;Y=44,345 X=1997;Y=44,287 X=2000;Y=42,904 X=1999;Y=44,622 X=1994;Y=44,784 X=1993;Y=44,616 X=1996;Y=43,733 X=1995;Y=44,164 Total graduate enrollment and first-time, full-time enrollment in the behavioral and social 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.