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

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Legend U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents Temporary Visa Holders Graduate enrollment in the behavioral and social sciences, by citizenship
X=2006;Y=40,454 X=2005;Y=40,097 X=2008;Y=43,117 X=2007;Y=42,826 X=2002;Y=37,519 X=2001;Y=39,040 X=2004;Y=39,116 X=2003;Y=37,805 X=2014;Y=38,583 X=2013;Y=39,516 X=2016;Y=37,546 X=2015;Y=38,737 X=2010;Y=40,867 X=2009;Y=42,689 X=2012;Y=40,263 X=2011;Y=41,092 X=1990;Y=37,905 X=1989;Y=36,780 X=1992;Y=40,422 X=1991;Y=39,067 X=1986;Y=35,166 X=1985;Y=34,500 X=1988;Y=35,868 X=1987;Y=36,078 X=1998;Y=41,085 X=1997;Y=41,124 X=2000;Y=39,292 X=1999;Y=41,183 X=1994;Y=41,167 X=1993;Y=41,076 X=1996;Y=40,654 X=1995;Y=40,881 X=2006;Y=4,170 X=2005;Y=4,260 X=2008;Y=4,452 X=2007;Y=4,348 X=2002;Y=3,954 X=2001;Y=3,808 X=2004;Y=4,137 X=2003;Y=4,188 X=2014;Y=4,484 X=2013;Y=4,549 X=2016;Y=4,623 X=2015;Y=4,673 X=2010;Y=4,481 X=2009;Y=4,347 X=2012;Y=4,507 X=2011;Y=4,466 X=1990;Y=3,772 X=1989;Y=3,646 X=1992;Y=3,678 X=1991;Y=3,818 X=1986;Y=3,235 X=1985;Y=3,136 X=1988;Y=3,586 X=1987;Y=3,380 X=1998;Y=3,260 X=1997;Y=3,163 X=2000;Y=3,612 X=1999;Y=3,439 X=1994;Y=3,617 X=1993;Y=3,540 X=1996;Y=3,079 X=1995;Y=3,283 Graduate enrollment in the behavioral and social sciences, 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.