Doctorate recipient numbers in the U.S., by ethnicity 2018

This statistic shows the number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2018, by ethnicity. In that year, at a total of 28,585, the majority of doctorate recipients in the United States were white or Caucasian.

Number of doctorate recipients in the United States in 2018, by ethnicity

Number of doctorate recipients
White28,585
Asian14,815
Hispanic or Latino3,603
Black or African American3,058
Ethnicity not reported2,943
More than one race1,213
Other race or race not reported862
American Indian or Alaska Native116
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Release date

December 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2018

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