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ERIC Number: ED468039
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002-Jul
Pages: 6
Abstractor: N/A
How Large Is the U.S. S&E Workforce? InfoBrief.
Wilkinson, R. Keith
This brief identifies those who are considered scientists and engineers and provides statistical information on their numbers in the workforce by considering their educational backgrounds. The two primary approaches to defining a scientist or engineer are by occupational classification and by science or engineering degree. The data comes from the National Science Foundation's Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System. (YDS)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Statistics.