PhD Demographics

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The following is a table displaying the number of PhD doctorates awarded in the United States, subcategorized by State and Gender. Data is from the NSF Data Clearinghouse (2016).

Other academic demographics information can be found at UC Infocenter, which has data on employee head-counts across all campuses of the University of California system.

Doctorates Awarded by State and Sex
Location Total Biology & Biomed Physical & Earth Science Math & CS Psych & Social Science Engineering Education Arts & Humanities Other
Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
United States 29,616 25,278 5,643 6,923 4,286 1,963 2,998 959 3,749 5,329 7,277 2,192 1,550 3,603 2,639 2,843 1,474 1,466
US Pct. 54 46 45 55 69 31 76 24 41 59 77 23 30 70 48 52 50 50
Alabama 387 334 101 100 36 17 34 12 33 49 104 27 48 89 13 20 18 20
Alaska 24 24 8 12 9 5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 0 0 0 0
Arizona 482 407 63 92 89 31 36 11 62 90 133 38 23 61 51 59 25 25
Arkansas 126 124 51 53 11 8 10 5 NA NA NA NA 9 17 10 16 NA NA
California 3,376 2,741 545 672 563 253 372 103 536 763 877 269 88 251 292 334 103 96
Colorado 631 439 100 125 130 37 56 17 55 70 183 50 46 87 39 30 22 23
Connecticut 434 325 118 97 64 27 37 13 61 66 64 20 NA NA 65 75 NA NA
Delaware 166 114 29 26 32 17 NA NA 17 32 64 20 NA NA NA NA NA NA
DC 292 317 17 46 18 14 26 5 79 121 55 17 23 43 57 46 17 25
Florida 1,215 1,072 216 262 200 97 122 58 138 230 286 89 101 180 91 84 61 72
Georgia 793 669 134 192 96 45 87 29 57 117 268 65 41 116 51 61 59 44
Hawaii 91 110 15 30 16 11 NA NA 22 28 NA NA 10 20 6 14 NA NA
Idaho 65 44 14 18 12 6 NA NA NA NA NA NA 15 10 NA NA NA NA
Illinois 1,337 1,089 221 245 201 83 127 30 192 261 286 98 58 109 168 170 84 93
Indiana 877 641 105 161 126 53 104 24 84 103 265 63 54 105 93 90 46 42
Iowa 397 315 105 87 37 25 33 18 43 47 96 31 27 53 34 26 22 28
Kansas 262 252 70 75 22 18 NA NA 51 53 NA NA 15 39 19 24 15 22
Kentucky 261 219 63 69 15 7 26 7 41 39 41 18 10 34 52 33 13 12
Louisiana 365 293 87 89 42 28 28 16 44 58 71 15 17 38 45 28 31 21
Maine 38 37 9 13 NA NA NA NA 6 9 NA NA 8 7 NA NA NA NA
Maryland 677 597 143 258 89 47 103 29 80 107 177 49 23 37 42 46 20 24
Massachusetts 1,640 1,257 317 396 287 120 148 46 207 257 426 149 46 87 138 142 71 60
Michigan 1,045 862 174 198 146 76 102 33 130 183 288 69 81 173 77 89 47 41
Minnesota 606 859 151 265 56 23 40 15 121 250 106 39 36 140 21 40 75 87
Mississippi 208 240 65 51 23 15 9 5 19 37 23 7 33 93 13 12 23 20
Missouri 498 419 118 101 65 29 48 16 54 89 112 32 30 69 42 46 29 37
Montana 66 52 24 21 16 6 NA NA 9 8 NA NA NA NA NA NA 0 0
Nebraska 191 197 75 84 19 6 15 10 15 37 38 12 13 33 11 8 5 7
Nevada 109 120 16 19 22 10 0 0 20 31 22 14 14 36 NA NA NA NA
New Hampshire 94 69 26 27 24 11 NA NA 12 16 17 5 NA NA NA NA 0 0
New Jersey 584 480 75 117 100 49 81 28 90 95 105 54 24 42 78 66 31 29
New Mexico 172 133 27 33 30 13 18 5 15 21 NA NA 13 31 12 19 NA NA
New York 2,165 2,030 387 520 312 134 259 79 321 514 397 127 82 210 322 350 85 96
North Carolina 967 841 240 289 110 56 121 48 106 137 221 79 35 107 93 80 41 45
North Dakota 93 92 24 28 12 6 15 8 10 9 22 5 NA NA NA NA NA NA
Ohio 1,148 895 232 247 195 62 106 20 101 145 322 85 60 181 86 91 46 64
Oklahoma 299 239 61 50 29 19 10 12 37 42 78 22 28 49 28 26 28 19
Oregon 247 208 59 71 50 26 NA NA 32 39 45 10 14 34 13 16 NA NA
Pennsylvania 1,480 1,241 246 341 169 91 175 70 158 217 444 137 68 140 141 167 79 78
Puerto Rico 74 142 15 34 NA NA 5 0 24 75 5 6 NA NA 6 11 NA NA
Rhode Island 168 157 29 34 38 19 17 8 29 31 24 13 NA NA 26 42 NA NA
South Carolina 272 272 42 97 34 23 26 8 26 34 91 31 20 45 12 14 21 20
South Dakota 64 49 25 21 12 8 NA NA 6 8 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Tennessee 503 421 114 118 60 30 38 6 56 71 113 37 36 97 55 46 31 16
Texas 2,181 1,793 395 432 320 139 216 73 215 314 623 196 107 303 155 207 150 129
Utah 336 201 65 62 46 13 27 5 47 45 102 17 20 36 12 7 17 16
Vermont 39 36 19 20 NA NA 0 0 NA NA 8 0 NA NA NA NA 0 0
Virginia 802 723 122 161 82 51 92 31 118 147 219 62 65 160 47 64 57 47
Washington 466 461 100 172 78 40 40 17 62 81 114 39 36 57 18 36 18 19
West Virginia 131 112 25 34 19 9 NA NA 16 27 35 5 15 27 12 6 NA NA
Wisconsin 623 482 150 148 86 37 68 18 76 81 122 27 38 75 65 65 18 31
Wyoming 49 32 11 10 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 5 9 NA NA NA NA