Division 12: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 12 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

3

100.0

2,683

100.0

741

100.0

3,427

100.0

Gender

Men

3

100.0

1,633

60.9

560

75.6

2,196

64.1

Women

0

.0

1,050

39.1

181

24.4

1,231

35.9

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

8

.3

1

.1

9

.3

Asian

0

.0

47

1.8

16

2.2

63

1.8

Hispanic

0

.0

67

2.5

14

1.9

81

2.4

Black

0

.0

75

2.8

18

2.4

93

2.7

White

3

100.0

2,227

83.0

671

90.6

2,901

84.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

11

.4

4

.5

15

.4

Not specified

0

.0

248

9.2

17

2.3

265

7.7

Age

30 - 34

0

.0

44

1.6

0

.0

44

1.3

35 - 39

0

.0

80

3.0

2

.3

82

2.4

40 - 44

0

.0

107

4.0

11

1.5

118

3.4

45 - 49

0

.0

184

6.9

15

2.0

199

5.8

50 - 54

1

33.3

317

11.8

39

5.3

357

10.4

55 - 59

0

.0

416

15.5

90

12.1

506

14.8

60 - 64

1

33.3

524

19.5

149

20.1

674

19.7

65 - 69

1

33.3

389

14.5

117

15.8

507

14.8

70 or older

0

.0

551

20.5

303

40.9

854

24.9

Not specified

0

.0

71

2.6

15

2.0

86

2.5

Mean

61.0

 

61.2

 

68.6

 

62.8

 

SD

7.0

 

12.5

 

12.1

 

12.7

 

Region

New England

0

.0

262

9.8

62

8.4

324

9.5

Middle Atlantic

1

33.3

472

17.6

134

18.1

607

17.7

East North Central

1

33.3

360

13.4

95

12.8

456

13.3

West North Central

0

.0

166

6.2

45

6.1

211

6.2

South Atlantic

0

.0

442

16.5

167

22.5

609

17.8

East South Central

0

.0

134

5.0

32

4.3

166

4.8

West South Central

0

.0

132

4.9

38

5.1

170

5.0

Mountain

0

.0

163

6.1

32

4.3

195

5.7

Pacific

0

.0

434

16.2

116

15.7

550

16.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

4

.1

1

.1

5

.1

Canada

0

.0

58

2.2

13

1.8

71

2.1

Other

1

33.3

56

2.1

6

.8

63

1.8

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 12 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

3

100.0

2,683

100.0

741

100.0

3,427

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

1

33.3

2,366

88.2

716

96.6

3,083

90.0

EdD

0

.0

27

1.0

13

1.8

40

1.2

PsyD

1

33.3

245

9.1

8

1.1

254

7.4

MD

0

.0

2

.1

1

.1

3

.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

19

.7

2

.3

21

.6

Masters

1

33.3

16

.6

0

.0

17

.5

Baccalaureate/ Associate

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Not specified

0

.0

6

.2

1

.1

7

.2

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

0

.0

49

1.8

0

.0

49

1.4

5 - 9

0

.0

148

5.5

2

.3

150

4.4

10 - 14

0

.0

162

6.0

8

1.1

170

5.0

15 - 19

0

.0

276

10.3

17

2.3

293

8.5

20 - 24

1

33.3

365

13.6

40

5.4

406

11.8

25 or more

2

66.7

1,659

61.8

671

90.6

2,332

68.0

Not specified

0

.0

24

.9

3

.4

27

.8

Mean

27.0

 

29.0

 

39.8

 

31.4

 

SD

4.4

 

13.2

 

12.1

 

13.7

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 12 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

3

100.0

2,683

100.0

741

100.0

3,427

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

1

.0

Child clinical

0

.0

102

3.8

29

3.9

131

3.8

Clinical

3

100.0

2,217

82.6

564

76.1

2,784

81.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

30

1.1

10

1.3

40

1.2

Counseling psychology

0

.0

25

.9

14

1.9

39

1.1

Family

0

.0

0

.0

4

.5

4

.1

Forensic

0

.0

23

.9

4

.5

27

.8

Geropsychology

0

.0

14

.5

10

1.3

24

.7

Health

0

.0

26

1.0

16

2.2

42

1.2

School

0

.0

12

.4

4

.5

16

.5

Subtotal

3

100.0

2,449

91.3

656

88.5

3,108

90.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Community

0

.0

3

.1

5

.7

8

.2

Developmental

0

.0

9

.3

6

.8

15

.4

Educational

0

.0

5

.2

0

.0

5

.1

Experimental

0

.0

1

.0

1

.1

2

.1

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

0

.0

5

.7

5

.1

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

9

.3

3

.4

12

.4

Neurosciences

0

.0

5

.2

3

.4

8

.2

Personality

0

.0

1

.0

3

.4

4

.1

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.1

1

.1

3

.1

Social

0

.0

4

.1

4

.5

8

.2

Subtotal

0

.0

44

1.6

31

4.2

75

2.2

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

4

.1

3

.4

7

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.0

1

.1

2

.1

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

0

.0

5

.2

6

.8

11

.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

1

.0

Education, Teaching

0

.0

7

.3

2

.3

9

.3

Medicine

0

.0

1

.0

1

.1

2

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

1

.0

Psychiatry

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

1

.0

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Public Health

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

7

.3

1

.1

8

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.3

2

.1

Special Education

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other

0

.0

28

1.0

24

3.2

52

1.5

Subtotal

0

.0

61

2.3

43

5.8

104

3.0

Science designation

                 

General science

0

.0

63

2.3

39

5.3

102

3.0

Core science

0

.0

33

1.2

26

3.5

59

1.7

Neither

3

100.0

2,458

91.6

665

89.7

3,126

91.2

Not specified

0

.0

129

4.8

11

1.5

140

4.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 12 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

3

100.0

2,683

100.0

741

100.0

3,427

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

1

33.3

1,344

50.1

446

60.2

1,791

52.3

Working part time

0

.0

226

8.4

64

8.6

290

8.5

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

13

.5

3

.4

16

.5

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

7

.3

0

.0

7

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

12

.4

1

.1

13

.4

Retired and not working

0

.0

79

2.9

59

8.0

138

4.0

Retired and still working

0

.0

41

1.5

25

3.4

66

1.9

Employed; status not known

0

.0

19

.7

3

.4

22

.6

Not specified

2

66.7

942

35.1

140

18.9

1,084

31.6

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

3

100.0

2,387

89.0

652

88.0

3,042

88.8

Not licensed/unknown

0

.0

296

11.0

89

12.0

385

11.2

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

274

20.4

220

49.3

494

27.6

Four-year colleges

0

.0

25

1.9

8

1.8

33

1.8

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

106

7.9

73

16.4

179

10.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

37

2.8

18

4.0

55

3.1

Schools & other educational settings

1

100.0

23

1.7

2

.4

26

1.5

Independent practice

0

.0

511

38.0

54

12.1

565

31.5

Hospital

0

.0

145

10.8

30

6.7

175

9.8

Clinic

0

.0

40

3.0

4

.9

44

2.5

Other human service

0

.0

73

5.4

7

1.6

80

4.5

Business & industry

0

.0

7

.5

3

.7

10

.6

Government

0

.0

51

3.8

11

2.5

62

3.5

Other

0

.0

45

3.3

15

3.4

60

3.4

Not specified

0

.0

7

.5

1

.2

8

.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

505

37.6

315

70.6

820

45.8

Education

0

.0

674

50.1

310

69.5

984

54.9

Health/mental health services

0

.0

1,032

76.8

230

51.6

1,262

70.5

Educational services

1

100.0

318

23.7

58

13.0

377

21.0

Other applied psychology

1

100.0

266

19.8

61

13.7

328

18.3

Management/administration

1

100.0

587

43.7

229

51.3

817

45.6

Other employment activities

1

100.0

240

17.9

68

15.2

309

17.3

Not specified

0

.0

134

10.0

60

13.5

194

10.8

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

151

11.2

144

32.3

295

16.5

Education

0

.0

175

13.0

78

17.5

253

14.1

Mental Health Services

0

.0

674

50.1

72

16.1

746

41.7

Educational Services

1

100.0

22

1.6

2

.4

25

1.4

Applied Psychology

0

.0

23

1.7

4

.9

27

1.5

Management/administration

0

.0

142

10.6

77

17.3

219

12.2

Other activities

0

.0

9

.7

4

.9

13

.7

Not specified

0

.0

148

11.0

65

14.6

213

11.9

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