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

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Legend U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents Temporary Visa Holders Graduate enrollment, by citizenship
X=2006;Y=101,568 X=2005;Y=99,596 X=2008;Y=104,406 X=2007;Y=104,628 X=2002;Y=89,185 X=2001;Y=87,149 X=2004;Y=95,749 X=2003;Y=92,717 X=2014;Y=100,606 X=2013;Y=101,726 X=2016;Y=99,897 X=2015;Y=101,773 X=2010;Y=102,312 X=2009;Y=103,439 X=2012;Y=102,419 X=2011;Y=103,134 X=1990;Y=73,950 X=1989;Y=71,835 X=1992;Y=79,899 X=1991;Y=76,466 X=1986;Y=70,018 X=1985;Y=69,262 X=1988;Y=70,602 X=1987;Y=70,335 X=1998;Y=85,971 X=1997;Y=85,614 X=2000;Y=85,491 X=1999;Y=87,852 X=1994;Y=84,406 X=1993;Y=82,541 X=1996;Y=85,087 X=1995;Y=85,106 X=2006;Y=24,127 X=2005;Y=23,816 X=2008;Y=25,274 X=2007;Y=24,014 X=2002;Y=19,764 X=2001;Y=17,749 X=2004;Y=22,888 X=2003;Y=21,742 X=2014;Y=25,642 X=2013;Y=25,784 X=2016;Y=25,549 X=2015;Y=25,822 X=2010;Y=25,237 X=2009;Y=25,054 X=2012;Y=25,881 X=2011;Y=25,479 X=1990;Y=15,141 X=1989;Y=14,165 X=1992;Y=16,596 X=1991;Y=16,218 X=1986;Y=10,270 X=1985;Y=9,229 X=1988;Y=12,749 X=1987;Y=11,373 X=1998;Y=15,310 X=1997;Y=14,888 X=2000;Y=16,727 X=1999;Y=15,756 X=1994;Y=16,577 X=1993;Y=16,444 X=1996;Y=15,073 X=1995;Y=15,705 Graduate enrollment, by citizenship
 
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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.