National Statistics on Graduate Students in the Biomedical, Behavioral, Social, and Clinical Sciences
Graduate enrollment, by gender

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Legend Male Female Graduate enrollment, by gender
X=2005;Y=48,033 X=2006;Y=48,677 X=2007;Y=49,118 X=2004;Y=46,460 X=2001;Y=42,583 X=2002;Y=44,051 X=2003;Y=45,894 X=2008;Y=49,776 X=2013;Y=50,910 X=2014;Y=50,829 X=2015;Y=51,001 X=2012;Y=51,292 X=2009;Y=50,014 X=2010;Y=50,212 X=2011;Y=50,970 X=2000;Y=42,355 X=1989;Y=41,273 X=1990;Y=42,033 X=1991;Y=43,174 X=1988;Y=40,460 X=1985;Y=39,729 X=1986;Y=39,818 X=1987;Y=40,155 X=1992;Y=44,249 X=1997;Y=43,833 X=1998;Y=43,425 X=1999;Y=43,492 X=1996;Y=44,138 X=1993;Y=44,837 X=1994;Y=45,391 X=1995;Y=44,931 X=2005;Y=75,274 X=2006;Y=76,903 X=2007;Y=79,561 X=2004;Y=72,024 X=2001;Y=62,252 X=2002;Y=64,806 X=2003;Y=68,406 X=2008;Y=79,913 X=2013;Y=76,511 X=2014;Y=75,354 X=2015;Y=76,546 X=2012;Y=77,041 X=2009;Y=78,516 X=2010;Y=77,378 X=2011;Y=77,698 X=2000;Y=59,807 X=1989;Y=44,706 X=1990;Y=47,034 X=1991;Y=49,285 X=1988;Y=42,872 X=1985;Y=38,748 X=1986;Y=40,455 X=1987;Y=41,536 X=1992;Y=52,062 X=1997;Y=56,486 X=1998;Y=57,680 X=1999;Y=60,050 X=1996;Y=55,852 X=1993;Y=53,965 X=1994;Y=55,404 X=1995;Y=55,703 Graduate enrollment, by gender
 
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.