National Science Foundation Releases Statistics on Women, Minorities and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering
March 5, 2007
News Releases on Social/Behavioral Sciences
REPORT URL: http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/wmpd
The National Science Foundation today released the latest statistics on women, minorities and persons with disabilities in science and engineering. The report focuses on education and employment statistics for these groups.
Figures and tables detail degrees earned, occupations, age, country of birth and salary. The latest figures are from 2004, and were updated in December 2006.
A complete update of the report is issued by NSF every two years. NSF obtains the data from many sources, including NSF surveys, other federal agencies and non-federal organizations.
The report is available at: http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/wmpd.