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Physician-Scientist Workforce (PSW) Report 2014

Appendix IV: Physician-Scientists Workforce Data

A4-12: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only 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 87.1% 44.7% 47.6% 46.8% 46.8% 44.7% 26.8% 38.6% 30.2% 39.2% 47.1% 50.6% 46.7% 47.0% 60.7%
PhD 85.9% 35.0% 50.0% 33.3% 39.5% 47.5% 43.7% 30.8% 30.1% 35.5% 42.4% 50.5% 50.0% 52.9% 71.9%
MD/PhD 88.0% 44.8% 43.8% 50.0% 31.6% 41.3% 28.3% 38.9% 45.3% 43.2% 47.1% 44.8% 52.6% 66.7% 68.0%
Veterinarian 87.5% 33.3% 66.7% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 25.0% 66.7% 25.0% 42.9% 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% 75.0% 100.0%
Dentist 83.3% 0.0% 50.0% 33.3% 50.0% 0.0% 33.3% 0.0% 33.3% 33.3% 50.0% 40.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Other 40.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Race/Ethnicity
Asian 88.0% 55.0% 38.9% 35.5% 41.2% 31.3% 41.4% 34.5% 29.6% 38.6% 30.4% 57.1% 49.2% 45.1% 70.5%
Black 85.7% 0.0% 25.0% 50.0% 75.0% 33.3% 0.0% 25.0% 30.0% 55.6% 25.0% 33.3% 66.7% 66.7% 66.7%
Hispanic 80.2% 30.0% 30.0% 60.0% 30.0% 70.0% 27.8% 58.3% 35.7% 25.0% 63.6% 20.0% 50.0% 53.3% 45.5%
Native** 75.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
White 87.1% 41.2% 50.5% 44.7% 41.1% 44.1% 30.6% 36.4% 34.4% 38.4% 48.9% 47.9% 49.1% 55.2% 70.1%
Gender
Female 85.0% 34.4% 38.1% 48.1% 36.4% 52.0% 37.4% 26.8% 33.0% 35.7% 39.8% 50.0% 49.5% 48.8% 70.1%
Male 87.7% 44.8% 52.1% 42.3% 43.1% 35.9% 28.5% 41.7% 33.6% 40.5% 49.0% 48.7% 48.9% 57.4% 64.3%
Age (6 Age Groups)
30 or less   100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
31-40   43.4% 52.6% 48.4% 46.8% 37.7% 32.1% 47.5% 24.6% 36.1% 40.0% 50.7% 52.4% 45.6% 72.7%
41-50   32.3% 38.6% 43.9% 38.2% 44.9% 29.9% 34.9% 37.3% 43.6% 45.0% 50.6% 52.7% 60.6% 70.5%
51-60   87.5% 71.4% 0.0% 20.0% 42.9% 50.0% 21.4% 23.1% 43.8% 37.5% 30.0% 38.7% 46.4% 50.0%
61-70   100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
MD
Female 85.8% 36.8% 42.9% 65.2% 41.7% 53.1% 29.7% 29.6% 33.3% 40.0% 40.0% 53.1% 60.0% 26.3% 56.5%
Male 87.5% 46.4% 51.9% 38.5% 48.1% 39.6% 25.3% 41.9% 28.8% 39.2% 50.0% 48.9% 40.0% 55.3% 62.2%
PhD
Female 83.3% 20.0% 33.3% 18.8% 35.0% 51.9% 50.0% 23.1% 23.3% 34.5% 38.0% 55.1% 49.1% 51.2% 72.7%
Male 88.8% 40.0% 53.8% 50.0% 43.5% 38.5% 34.5% 35.9% 37.5% 36.7% 47.9% 46.0% 50.9% 53.7% 71.0%
MD/PhD
Female 90.7% 37.5% 20.0% 63.6% 25.0% 66.7% 29.4% 15.4% 58.8% 20.0% 45.5% 27.3% 33.3% 66.7% 88.9%
Male 87.4% 47.6% 48.1% 44.4% 33.3% 32.4% 27.8% 46.3% 38.9% 50.0% 47.8% 55.6% 61.5% 66.7% 60.0%
Veterinarian
Female 83.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 75.0% 50.0% 50.0% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% 100.0%
Male 90.0% 33.3% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 0.0% 40.0% 66.7% 50.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Dentist
Female 78.6% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 33.3% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Male 87.5% 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
MD
30 or less   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
31-40   45.9% 55.9% 42.9% 58.3% 42.4% 23.9% 54.8% 26.1% 43.3% 45.8% 57.1% 57.1% 33.3% 85.7%
41-50   35.5% 35.7% 51.1% 44.9% 44.4% 27.3% 36.7% 32.8% 42.6% 40.0% 56.3% 57.1% 60.0% 52.2%
51-60   80.0% 66.7% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0% 9.1% 30.0% 33.3% 33.3% 30.8% 33.3% 50.0% 44.4%
61-70   100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
PhD
30 or less   100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
31-40   40.0% 20.0% 35.7% 34.8% 45.0% 46.2% 36.7% 22.2% 29.7% 36.1% 48.7% 53.5% 44.1% 68.0%
41-50   16.7% 54.5% 38.5% 42.9% 50.0% 39.1% 25.0% 36.6% 40.9% 47.5% 51.4% 47.5% 62.1% 81.8%
51-60   100.0% 66.7% 0.0% 25.0% 60.0% 40.0% 50.0% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0% 20.0% 50.0% 16.7% 71.4%
61-70   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
MD/PhD
30 or less   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
31-40   33.3% 52.9% 64.7% 46.2% 27.3% 21.1% 50.0% 33.3% 33.3% 37.5% 57.1% 40.0% 83.3% 60.0%
41-50   41.2% 33.3% 38.1% 21.7% 46.4% 26.9% 40.0% 46.7% 50.0% 52.9% 40.0% 57.9% 57.9% 85.7%
51-60   100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 20.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 37.5% 75.0% 0.0%
61-70   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Veterinarian
30 or less   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
31-40   50.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 66.7% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
41-50   0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 33.3% 66.7% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 66.7% 100.0%
51-60   0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%
61-70   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Dentist
30 or less   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
31-40   0.0% 100.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
41-50   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 50.0% 33.3% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%
51-60   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
61-70   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other
30 or less   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
31-40   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
41-50   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
51-60   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
61-70   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
71+   0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
MD
Asian 86.4% 50.0% 44.4% 45.5% 30.0% 41.2% 28.6% 28.6% 27.8% 42.3% 17.6% 57.9% 50.0% 16.7% 70.6%
Black 73.3% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 50.0% 0.0% 66.7% 100.0% 0.0%
Hispanic 80.5% 60.0% 66.7% 66.7% 25.0% 66.7% 27.3% 83.3% 66.7% 50.0% 33.3% 0.0% 71.4% 60.0% 20.0%
Native** 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
White 88.6% 41.7% 45.6% 45.9% 50.0% 44.3% 27.3% 37.1% 28.8% 36.9% 50.7% 50.0% 42.9% 51.2% 69.2%
PhD
Asian 87.7% 0.0% 100.0% 22.2% 54.5% 20.0% 44.4% 42.1% 30.0% 25.0% 27.8% 64.5% 53.6% 45.5% 73.3%
Black 94.7% 0.0% 0.0% 66.7% 66.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 0.0% 16.7% 66.7% 50.0% 100.0%
Hispanic 76.3% 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 33.3% 75.0% 50.0% 0.0% 33.3% 14.3% 66.7% 33.3% 41.7% 37.5% 80.0%
Native** 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
White 85.6% 46.7% 53.8% 40.0% 32.0% 48.3% 45.7% 30.0% 31.3% 40.0% 51.0% 46.9% 51.0% 53.5% 70.3%
MD/PhD
Asian 89.8% 75.0% 28.6% 40.0% 33.3% 20.0% 50.0% 35.7% 35.7% 43.8% 50.0% 27.3% 45.5% 62.5% 66.7%
Black 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 33.3% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Hispanic 88.2% 0.0% 0.0% 80.0% 33.3% 100.0% 0.0% 33.3% 25.0% 33.3% 100.0% 0.0% 33.3% 100.0% 0.0%
Native** 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
White 86.3% 38.9% 60.0% 45.5% 28.6% 46.9% 18.8% 38.9% 51.6% 43.5% 40.0% 50.0% 63.6% 68.8% 72.7%
Veterinarian
Asian 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 66.7% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Hispanic 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Native** 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
White 84.6% 33.3% 66.7% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 25.0% 75.0% 33.3% 25.0% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 75.0% 100.0%
Dentist
Asian 85.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Hispanic 75.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Native** 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
White 88.2% 0.0% 100.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%

*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.

A4-12.1: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: MD, PhD, and MD/PhD Degrees (FY1999-2012) A4-12.1: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: MD, PhD, and MD/PhD Degrees (FY1999-2012) A4-12.2: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: MD and MD/PhD Degrees (FY1999-2012) A4-12.2: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: MD and MD/PhD Degrees (FY1999-2012) A4-12.3: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Race/Ethnicity (FY1999-2012) A4-12.3: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Race/Ethnicity (FY1999-2012) A4-12.4: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by URM (Non-Asian) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.4: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only:  by URM (Non-Asian) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.5: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (FY1999-2012) A4-12.5: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (FY1999-2012) A4-12.6: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (MD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.6: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (MD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.7: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (PhD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.7: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (PhD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.8: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (MD/PhD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.8: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Gender (MD/PhD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.9: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (MD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.9: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (MD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.10: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (PhD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.10: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (PhD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.11: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (MD/PhD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.11: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Age (MD/PhD Degree, 6 Age Groups) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.12: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Race/Ethnicity (MD Degree) (FY1999-2012) A4-12.12: Award Rates of Individual NIH Research Project Grant Applicants with Prior K Only: by Race/Ethnicity (MD Degree) (FY1999-2012)

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