University of California 2010 Accountability Report

Indicator 56
Graduate Academic Students by Gender and Discipline, 1998-99 to 2008-09

Data visualization. please download the source data for accessible information.

Overall, about 42 percent of all graduate academic students were women in 2008-09.

However, as this graph shows, the proportion of graduate academic students who are women varies by discipline. Half or more of the graduate academic students in the life sciences, social sciences, humanities and other disciplines are women, compared to about 26 percent in the physical sciences.

Source: UCOP Corporate Student System.

You may view or download a table of the raw data used to generate these charts in CSV files, which can be opened in spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft Excel or OpenOffice.