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

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Legend NIH Other Federal Sources NSF HHS (excluding NIH) Primary source of federal support for full-time graduate students in the clinical sciences
X=2006;Y=2,704 X=2005;Y=2,612 X=2008;Y=2,229 X=2007;Y=2,403 X=2002;Y=2,249 X=2001;Y=2,031 X=2004;Y=2,515 X=2003;Y=2,508 X=2014;Y=2,042 X=2013;Y=2,243 X=2016;Y=2,035 X=2015;Y=1,981 X=2010;Y=2,498 X=2009;Y=2,388 X=2012;Y=2,235 X=2011;Y=2,337 X=1990;Y=1,022 X=1989;Y=994 X=1992;Y=1,160 X=1991;Y=1,044 X=1986;Y=717 X=1985;Y=726 X=1988;Y=904 X=1987;Y=814 X=1998;Y=1,668 X=1997;Y=1,555 X=2000;Y=1,896 X=1999;Y=1,814 X=1994;Y=1,389 X=1993;Y=1,345 X=1996;Y=1,451 X=1995;Y=1,361 X=2006;Y=649 X=2005;Y=643 X=2008;Y=575 X=2007;Y=626 X=2002;Y=697 X=2001;Y=623 X=2004;Y=681 X=2003;Y=636 X=2014;Y=437 X=2013;Y=481 X=2016;Y=532 X=2015;Y=409 X=2010;Y=593 X=2009;Y=594 X=2012;Y=623 X=2011;Y=613 X=1990;Y=613 X=1989;Y=553 X=1992;Y=659 X=1991;Y=600 X=1986;Y=458 X=1985;Y=457 X=1988;Y=593 X=1987;Y=598 X=1998;Y=629 X=1997;Y=623 X=2000;Y=586 X=1999;Y=590 X=1994;Y=828 X=1993;Y=690 X=1996;Y=690 X=1995;Y=751 X=2006;Y=96 X=2005;Y=97 X=2008;Y=116 X=2007;Y=86 X=2002;Y=65 X=2001;Y=49 X=2004;Y=72 X=2003;Y=79 X=2014;Y=167 X=2013;Y=181 X=2016;Y=166 X=2015;Y=144 X=2010;Y=111 X=2009;Y=105 X=2012;Y=171 X=2011;Y=167 X=1990;Y=22 X=1989;Y=36 X=1992;Y=37 X=1991;Y=43 X=1986;Y=28 X=1985;Y=35 X=1988;Y=54 X=1987;Y=44 X=1998;Y=55 X=1997;Y=62 X=2000;Y=46 X=1999;Y=52 X=1994;Y=52 X=1993;Y=39 X=1996;Y=39 X=1995;Y=35 X=2006;Y=135 X=2005;Y=174 X=2008;Y=161 X=2007;Y=143 X=2002;Y=185 X=2001;Y=316 X=2004;Y=206 X=2003;Y=243 X=2014;Y=132 X=2013;Y=156 X=2016;Y=173 X=2015;Y=164 X=2010;Y=149 X=2009;Y=137 X=2012;Y=194 X=2011;Y=241 X=1990;Y=157 X=1989;Y=177 X=1992;Y=174 X=1991;Y=157 X=1986;Y=136 X=1985;Y=162 X=1988;Y=149 X=1987;Y=120 X=1998;Y=184 X=1997;Y=150 X=2000;Y=143 X=1999;Y=149 X=1994;Y=146 X=1993;Y=117 X=1996;Y=214 X=1995;Y=209 Primary source of federal support for full-time graduate students in the clinical 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.