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Physician-Scientist Workforce (PSW) Report 2014

Appendix IV: Physician-Scientists Workforce Data

A1-3: Award Rates of Individual NIH Career Development Award (K) Applicants by Degree, Race/Ethnicity and Gender (Fiscal Years 1999 - 2012)

Degree Total 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
MD 59.3% 46.9% 46.5% 46.3% 45.3% 43.6% 36.3% 36.0% 30.4% 34.1% 38.4% 43.4% 40.5% 36.4% 36.8%
PhD 43.7% 36.2% 38.1% 43.4% 43.0% 40.6% 31.2% 30.7% 26.2% 26.6% 28.7% 32.1% 29.9% 27.7% 29.4%
MD/PhD 63.4% 56.4% 49.9% 48.2% 51.7% 43.8% 36.6% 37.1% 35.3% 31.0% 40.3% 41.9% 41.4% 47.3% 42.2%
Veterinarian 50.8% 33.3% 34.8% 39.7% 47.8% 40.8% 32.8% 26.6% 26.0% 39.0% 22.5% 28.9% 28.8% 30.3% 31.3%
Dentist 53.9% 48.0% 58.3% 59.4% 50.0% 48.0% 13.6% 34.4% 30.0% 21.4% 45.5% 26.1% 33.3% 21.1% 30.8%
Race/Ethnicity
Asian 48.7% 40.0% 37.3% 43.3% 40.8% 43.5% 33.1% 30.8% 29.1% 27.2% 28.5% 36.8% 33.5% 30.0% 31.2%
Black 46.2% 34.0% 44.6% 30.6% 44.6% 28.6% 34.7% 25.4% 22.0% 27.0% 22.8% 30.8% 27.1% 25.2% 36.1%
Hispanic 55.1% 66.7% 41.2% 57.3% 42.5% 51.4% 34.7% 30.1% 33.6% 28.4% 34.8% 35.9% 37.2% 30.1% 26.4%
Native** 56.5% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 16.7% 60.0% 40.0% 0.0% 44.4% 40.0% 62.5% 55.6% 33.3%
White 57.1% 49.1% 47.9% 49.0% 49.7% 44.6% 35.6% 37.8% 31.0% 33.1% 37.7% 38.7% 37.5% 34.3% 32.0%
Other 53.9% 42.9% 30.0% 43.8% 37.5% 45.0% 52.6% 34.8% 37.0% 34.6% 32.4% 35.7% 47.4% 28.1% 38.1%
Gender
Female 51.9% 43.9% 46.9% 43.8% 45.9% 42.0% 34.0% 34.3% 29.6% 31.1% 34.4% 37.3% 34.5% 30.0% 28.4%
Male 52.7% 48.2% 44.5% 48.8% 47.0% 43.7% 34.8% 34.0% 30.0% 29.3% 32.7% 36.4% 34.0% 30.9% 31.1%
MD
Female 59.4% 47.3% 53.0% 46.5% 46.7% 42.0% 37.1% 35.0% 30.8% 37.4% 37.4% 43.5% 40.4% 34.8% 34.3%
Male 60.8% 49.0% 45.1% 48.7% 45.4% 45.4% 36.5% 37.3% 30.8% 32.1% 39.5% 43.2% 40.4% 38.1% 39.6%
PhD
Female 46.6% 38.9% 41.7% 40.6% 43.1% 41.8% 30.4% 34.7% 27.8% 28.6% 31.4% 34.5% 31.0% 29.0% 28.3%
Male 41.9% 34.5% 38.1% 49.0% 43.6% 40.6% 32.8% 27.1% 25.5% 26.0% 26.4% 30.1% 28.7% 26.6% 30.4%
MD/PhD
Female 62.9% 47.7% 50.0% 49.4% 51.0% 44.7% 40.3% 33.3% 31.9% 27.7% 44.1% 38.8% 43.2% 42.6% 37.9%
Male 64.4% 59.1% 50.8% 48.6% 52.5% 44.3% 35.7% 39.1% 37.2% 32.7% 38.7% 43.6% 40.8% 49.0% 44.4%
Veterinarian
Female 54.5% 50.0% 33.3% 37.1% 50.0% 33.3% 33.3% 20.6% 33.3% 47.6% 18.2% 29.2% 28.6% 44.4% 40.0%
Male 47.7% 14.3% 38.7% 44.4% 50.0% 50.0% 32.3% 35.7% 20.0% 34.2% 27.8% 28.6% 29.2% 13.3% 18.2%
Dentist
Female 58.4% 66.7% 50.0% 58.3% 50.0% 62.5% 0.0% 50.0% 36.8% 13.3% 50.0% 26.7% 23.1% 18.2% 28.6%
Male 51.6% 38.9% 66.7% 66.7% 52.9% 46.7% 21.4% 23.5% 23.8% 33.3% 40.0% 25.0% 45.5% 25.0% 33.3%

+ The first K99 awards were made in 2007.
*Data suppressed to avoid the disclosure of confidential information. Series with three or more suppressed data points are not displayed on the corresponding graph.
**Native refers to American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islanders.

A1-3.1: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, PhD, MD, and MD/PhD Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.1: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, PhD, MD, and MD/PhD Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.2: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, MD and MD/PhD Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.2: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, MD and MD/PhD Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.3: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, Veterinarian and Dentist Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.3: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, Veterinarian and Dentist Degree (FY1999-2012) A1-3.4: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by Race-Ethnicity (FY1999-2012) A1-3.4: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by Race-Ethnicity (FY1999-2012) A1-3.5: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by Race-Ethnicity, Underrepresented Groups (FY1999-2012) A1-3.5: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by  Race-Ethnicity, Underrepresented Groups (FY1999-2012) A1-3.6: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.6: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.7: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, MD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.7: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants,  MD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.8: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, PhD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.8: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, PhD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.9: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, MD/PhD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.9 Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants,  MD/PhD Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.10: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, Veterinarian Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.10 Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants,  Veterinarian Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.11: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants, Dentist Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012) A1-3.11: Award Rates of Individual NIH Careeer Development Award (K) Applicants,  Dentist Degree, by Gender (FY1999-2012)

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