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=2005;Y=99,469 X=2006;Y=101,439 X=2007;Y=104,619 X=2004;Y=95,579 X=2001;Y=87,075 X=2002;Y=89,087 X=2003;Y=92,550 X=2008;Y=104,388 X=2013;Y=101,669 X=2014;Y=100,574 X=2015;Y=101,761 X=2012;Y=102,454 X=2009;Y=103,458 X=2010;Y=102,342 X=2011;Y=103,174 X=2000;Y=85,449 X=1989;Y=71,815 X=1990;Y=73,929 X=1991;Y=76,283 X=1988;Y=70,584 X=1985;Y=69,250 X=1986;Y=70,006 X=1987;Y=70,319 X=1992;Y=79,729 X=1997;Y=85,467 X=1998;Y=85,829 X=1999;Y=87,798 X=1996;Y=84,935 X=1993;Y=82,365 X=1994;Y=84,231 X=1995;Y=84,943 X=2005;Y=23,838 X=2006;Y=24,141 X=2007;Y=24,060 X=2004;Y=22,905 X=2001;Y=17,760 X=2002;Y=19,770 X=2003;Y=21,750 X=2008;Y=25,301 X=2013;Y=25,752 X=2014;Y=25,609 X=2015;Y=25,786 X=2012;Y=25,879 X=2009;Y=25,072 X=2010;Y=25,248 X=2011;Y=25,494 X=2000;Y=16,713 X=1989;Y=14,164 X=1990;Y=15,138 X=1991;Y=16,176 X=1988;Y=12,748 X=1985;Y=9,227 X=1986;Y=10,267 X=1987;Y=11,372 X=1992;Y=16,582 X=1997;Y=14,852 X=1998;Y=15,276 X=1999;Y=15,744 X=1996;Y=15,055 X=1993;Y=16,437 X=1994;Y=16,564 X=1995;Y=15,691 Graduate enrollment, by citizenship
 
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.