Doctorate recipient numbers in the U.S., by ethnicity 2017

Number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2017, by ethnicity

by Erin Duffin, last edited Jul 11, 2019
Doctorate recipient numbers in the U.S., by ethnicity 2017 This statistic shows the number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2017, by ethnicity. In that year, at a total of 28,394, the majority of doctorate recipients in the United States were white or Caucasian.
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Number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2017, by ethnicity

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Number of doctorate recipients
White28,394
Asian14,284
Hispanic or Latino3,569
Ethnicity not reported3,441
Black or African American2,963
More than one race1,112
Other race or race not reported789
American Indian or Alaska Native112
Number of doctorate recipients
White28,394
Asian14,284
Hispanic or Latino3,569
Ethnicity not reported3,441
Black or African American2,963
More than one race1,112
Other race or race not reported789
American Indian or Alaska Native112
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by Erin Duffin, last edited Jul 11, 2019
This statistic shows the number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2017, by ethnicity. In that year, at a total of 28,394, the majority of doctorate recipients in the United States were white or Caucasian.
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