Division 14: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

512

100.0

2,000

100.0

321

100.0

2,833

100.0

Gender

Men

242

47.3

1,185

59.3

248

77.3

1,675

59.1

Women

269

52.5

811

40.6

73

22.7

1,153

40.7

Transgender

1

.2

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

7

.4

1

.3

8

.3

Asian

6

1.2

58

2.9

5

1.6

69

2.4

Hispanic

11

2.1

34

1.7

8

2.5

53

1.9

Black

2

.4

33

1.7

2

.6

37

1.3

White

150

29.3

1,273

63.7

283

88.2

1,706

60.2

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

.2

8

.4

1

.3

10

.4

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

342

66.8

586

29.3

21

6.5

949

33.5

Age

Under 30

113

22.1

34

1.7

0

.0

147

5.2

30 - 34

91

17.8

196

9.8

0

.0

287

10.1

35 - 39

75

14.6

216

10.8

0

.0

291

10.3

40 - 44

42

8.2

219

11.0

7

2.2

268

9.5

45 - 49

41

8.0

198

9.9

20

6.2

259

9.1

50 - 54

36

7.0

175

8.8

28

8.7

239

8.4

55 - 59

28

5.5

191

9.6

40

12.5

259

9.1

60 - 64

22

4.3

261

13.1

45

14.0

328

11.6

65 - 69

18

3.5

176

8.8

62

19.3

256

9.0

70 or older

35

6.8

262

13.1

105

32.7

402

14.2

Not specified

11

2.1

72

3.6

14

4.4

97

3.4

Mean

42.1

 

53.1

 

66.2

 

52.6

 

SD

14.7

 

15.3

 

12.5

 

16.2

 

Region

New England

18

3.5

104

5.2

17

5.3

139

4.9

Middle Atlantic

63

12.3

284

14.2

39

12.1

386

13.6

East North Central

76

14.8

308

15.4

45

14.0

429

15.1

West North Central

56

10.9

164

8.2

31

9.7

251

8.9

South Atlantic

122

23.8

460

23.0

87

27.1

669

23.6

East South Central

12

2.3

68

3.4

8

2.5

88

3.1

West South Central

57

11.1

150

7.5

21

6.5

228

8.0

Mountain

18

3.5

66

3.3

9

2.8

93

3.3

Pacific

70

13.7

242

12.1

46

14.3

358

12.6

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

.2

7

.4

0

.0

8

.3

Canada

5

1.0

60

3.0

6

1.9

71

2.5

Other

14

2.7

87

4.4

12

3.7

113

4.0

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

512

100.0

2,000

100.0

321

100.0

2,833

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

22

4.3

1,867

93.4

311

96.9

2,200

77.7

EdD

1

.2

41

2.1

1

.3

43

1.5

PsyD

3

.6

33

1.7

1

.3

37

1.3

MD

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

.4

31

1.6

5

1.6

38

1.3

Masters

477

93.2

23

1.2

0

.0

500

17.6

Baccalaureate/ Associate

3

.6

1

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Certificate/diploma

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

4

.8

2

.1

3

.9

9

.3

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

183

35.7

325

16.3

0

.0

508

17.9

5 - 9

103

20.1

279

14.0

0

.0

382

13.5

10 - 14

73

14.3

239

12.0

8

2.5

320

11.3

15 - 19

39

7.6

193

9.7

21

6.5

253

8.9

20 - 24

30

5.9

164

8.2

21

6.5

215

7.6

25 or more

80

15.6

766

38.3

265

82.6

1,111

39.2

Not specified

4

.8

34

1.7

6

1.9

44

1.6

Mean

12.5

 

20.9

 

37.2

 

21.2

 

SD

12.6

 

15.3

 

12.7

 

16.0

 
Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

512

100.0

2,000

100.0

321

100.0

2,833

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Clinical

2

.4

85

4.3

5

1.6

92

3.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling psychology

4

.8

21

1.1

5

1.6

30

1.1

Family

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Health

1

.2

6

.3

1

.3

8

.3

School

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Subtotal

7

1.4

118

5.9

13

4.0

138

4.9

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.2

2

.6

5

.2

Community

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Developmental

0

.0

3

.2

2

.6

5

.2

Educational

2

.4

8

.4

1

.3

11

.4

Environmental

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.1

Experimental

1

.2

7

.4

1

.3

9

.3

General/Methods & Systems

3

.6

5

.3

1

.3

9

.3

Industrial/Organizational

201

39.3

1,138

56.9

208

64.8

1,547

54.6

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.6

2

.1

Personality

1

.2

7

.4

3

.9

11

.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

2

.4

20

1.0

9

2.8

31

1.1

Social

0

.0

36

1.8

24

7.5

60

2.1

Subtotal

210

41.0

1,233

61.7

254

79.1

1,697

59.9

Other fields

Business or Management

9

1.8

60

3.0

9

2.8

78

2.8

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

2

.4

3

.2

1

.3

6

.2

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Education, Teaching

3

.6

13

.7

1

.3

17

.6

Engineering

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Industrial Relations

1

.2

3

.2

2

.6

6

.2

Law

2

.4

0

.0

0

.0

2

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Organizational Behavior

7

1.4

60

3.0

18

5.6

85

3.0

Public Admin

1

.2

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Public Health

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

4

.2

1

.3

5

.2

Social Work

1

.2

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Special Education

1

.2

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other

10

2.0

64

3.2

13

4.0

87

3.1

Subtotal

37

7.2

219

11.0

46

14.3

302

10.7

Science designation

                 

General science

205

40.0

1,162

58.1

210

65.4

1,577

55.7

Core science

16

3.1

157

7.9

65

20.2

238

8.4

Neither

33

6.4

251

12.6

38

11.8

322

11.4

Not specified

258

50.4

430

21.5

8

2.5

696

24.6

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

512

100.0

2,000

100.0

321

100.0

2,833

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

102

19.9

773

38.7

169

52.6

1,044

36.9

Working part time

9

1.8

103

5.2

12

3.7

124

4.4

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Not working and seeking work

3

.6

5

.3

0

.0

8

.3

Not working and not seeking work

1

.2

5

.3

2

.6

8

.3

Retired and not working

7

1.4

55

2.8

32

10.0

94

3.3

Retired and still working

3

.6

17

.9

9

2.8

29

1.0

Other

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

11

.6

2

.6

13

.5

Not specified

387

75.6

1,027

51.4

94

29.3

1,508

53.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

18

3.5

497

24.9

92

28.7

607

21.4

Not licensed/unknown

494

96.5

1,503

75.2

229

71.3

2,226

78.6

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

10

9.8

234

30.3

100

59.2

344

33.0

Four-year colleges

2

2.0

24

3.1

3

1.8

29

2.8

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

7

.9

1

.6

8

.8

Other academic settings

1

1.0

9

1.2

4

2.4

14

1.3

Schools & other educational settings

1

1.0

5

.6

1

.6

7

.7

Independent practice

5

4.9

42

5.4

1

.6

48

4.6

Hospital

0

.0

9

1.2

1

.6

10

1.0

Clinic

1

1.0

5

.6

0

.0

6

.6

Other human service

1

1.0

8

1.0

2

1.2

11

1.1

Business & industry

25

24.5

105

13.6

5

3.0

135

12.9

Government

12

11.8

55

7.1

7

4.1

74

7.1

Other

42

41.2

253

32.7

44

26.0

339

32.5

Not specified

2

2.0

17

2.2

0

.0

19

1.8

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

42

41.2

418

54.1

124

73.4

584

55.9

Education

21

20.6

308

39.8

98

58.0

427

40.9

Health/mental health services

5

4.9

61

7.9

7

4.1

73

7.0

Educational services

14

13.7

101

13.1

21

12.4

136

13.0

Other applied psychology

80

78.4

493

63.8

79

46.7

652

62.5

Management/administration

62

60.8

445

57.6

91

53.8

598

57.3

Other employment activities

49

48.0

272

35.2

41

24.3

362

34.7

Not specified

10

9.8

110

14.2

27

16.0

147

14.1

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

9

8.8

130

16.8

67

39.6

206

19.7

Education

6

5.9

128

16.6

21

12.4

155

14.8

Mental Health Services

1

1.0

25

3.2

0

.0

26

2.5

Educational Services

2

2.0

3

.4

1

.6

6

.6

Applied Psychology

52

51.0

269

34.8

23

13.6

344

33.0

Management/administration

14

13.7

87

11.3

25

14.8

126

12.1

Other activities

7

6.9

14

1.8

4

2.4

25

2.4

Not specified

11

10.8

117

15.1

28

16.6

156

14.9

Source: 2012 APA Directory and 2010 Employment Update, supplemented with earlier surveys. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.