Division 40: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

135

100.0

3,625

100.0

278

100.0

4,038

100.0

Gender

Men

46

34.1

1,787

49.3

197

70.9

2,030

50.3

Women

89

65.9

1,830

50.5

81

29.1

2,000

49.5

Not specified

0

.0

8

.2

0

.0

8

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

1

.7

9

.2

2

.7

12

.3

Asian

2

1.5

51

1.4

2

.7

55

1.4

Hispanic

1

.7

110

3.0

8

2.9

119

2.9

Black

0

.0

32

.9

5

1.8

37

.9

White

66

48.9

2,578

71.1

254

91.4

2,898

71.8

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

.7

29

.8

3

1.1

33

.8

Not specified

64

47.4

816

22.5

4

1.4

884

21.9

Age

Under 30

8

5.9

14

.4

0

.0

22

.5

30 - 34

15

11.1

169

4.7

0

.0

184

4.6

35 - 39

14

10.4

313

8.6

0

.0

327

8.1

40 - 44

12

8.9

384

10.6

7

2.5

403

10.0

45 - 49

14

10.4

353

9.7

14

5.0

381

9.4

50 - 54

8

5.9

419

11.6

32

11.5

459

11.4

55 - 59

12

8.9

548

15.1

41

14.7

601

14.9

60 - 64

18

13.3

596

16.4

65

23.4

679

16.8

65 - 69

12

8.9

382

10.5

51

18.3

445

11.0

70 or older

15

11.1

307

8.5

61

21.9

383

9.5

Not specified

7

5.2

140

3.9

7

2.5

154

3.8

Mean

51.3

 

54.3

 

63.9

 

54.8

 

SD

15.4

 

12.4

 

11.2

 

12.7

 

Region

New England

9

6.7

366

10.1

21

7.6

396

9.8

Middle Atlantic

28

20.7

592

16.3

50

18.0

670

16.6

East North Central

18

13.3

462

12.7

41

14.7

521

12.9

West North Central

7

5.2

189

5.2

13

4.7

209

5.2

South Atlantic

19

14.1

581

16.0

60

21.6

660

16.3

East South Central

3

2.2

123

3.4

6

2.2

132

3.3

West South Central

7

5.2

252

7.0

24

8.6

283

7.0

Mountain

5

3.7

243

6.7

14

5.0

262

6.5

Pacific

29

21.5

657

18.1

37

13.3

723

17.9

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

.7

8

.2

0

.0

9

.2

Canada

3

2.2

90

2.5

9

3.2

102

2.5

Other

6

4.4

62

1.7

3

1.1

71

1.8

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

135

100.0

3,625

100.0

278

100.0

4,038

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

28

20.7

2,902

80.1

258

92.8

3,188

78.9

EdD

1

.7

88

2.4

9

3.2

98

2.4

PsyD

3

2.2

544

15.0

6

2.2

553

13.7

MD

0

.0

3

.1

2

.7

5

.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

1.5

76

2.1

3

1.1

81

2.0

Masters

95

70.4

3

.1

0

.0

98

2.4

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

.7

1

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Certificate/diploma

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

5

3.7

7

.2

0

.0

12

.3

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

20

14.8

243

6.7

0

.0

263

6.5

5 - 9

28

20.7

473

13.0

0

.0

501

12.4

10 - 14

13

9.6

481

13.3

7

2.5

501

12.4

15 - 19

14

10.4

492

13.6

17

6.1

523

13.0

20 - 24

13

9.6

480

13.2

25

9.0

518

12.8

25 or more

42

31.1

1,385

38.2

228

82.0

1,655

41.0

Not specified

5

3.7

71

2.0

1

.4

77

1.9

Mean

18.6

 

21.0

 

34.3

 

21.9

 

SD

13.5

 

11.9

 

10.9

 

12.3

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

135

100.0

3,625

100.0

278

100.0

4,038

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.0

Child clinical

4

3.0

103

2.8

4

1.4

111

2.7

Clinical

25

18.5

1,661

45.8

119

42.8

1,805

44.7

Clinical neuropsychology

10

7.4

650

17.9

60

21.6

720

17.8

Counseling psychology

3

2.2

98

2.7

2

.7

103

2.6

Family

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Forensic

0

.0

39

1.1

0

.0

39

1.0

Geropsychology

0

.0

18

.5

2

.7

20

.5

Health

1

.7

34

.9

5

1.8

40

1.0

School

20

14.8

52

1.4

8

2.9

80

2.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Subtotal

63

46.7

2,659

73.4

201

72.3

2,923

72.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

12

.3

3

1.1

15

.4

Community

0

.0

3

.1

1

.4

4

.1

Developmental

1

.7

20

.6

3

1.1

24

.6

Educational

2

1.5

13

.4

0

.0

15

.4

Experimental

0

.0

5

.1

2

.7

7

.2

General/Methods & Systems

4

3.0

5

.1

0

.0

9

.2

Industrial/Organizational

3

2.2

4

.1

0

.0

7

.2

Neurosciences

2

1.5

151

4.2

28

10.1

181

4.5

Personality

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

15

.4

7

2.5

22

.5

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

3

.1

4

1.4

7

.2

Social

1

.7

1

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Subtotal

13

9.6

234

6.5

48

17.3

295

7.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

8

.2

0

.0

8

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

2

1.5

7

.2

0

.0

9

.2

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Education, Teaching

0

.0

7

.2

0

.0

7

.2

Epidemiology

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Law

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Medicine

0

.0

2

.1

1

.4

3

.1

Psychiatry

1

.7

5

.1

0

.0

6

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

4

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Public Health

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Rehabilitation

2

1.5

56

1.5

8

2.9

66

1.6

Social Work

2

1.5

0

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

3

.1

1

.4

4

.1

Other

7

5.2

163

4.5

15

5.4

185

4.6

Subtotal

14

10.4

266

7.3

25

9.0

305

7.6

Science designation

                 

General science

4

3.0

74

2.0

8

2.9

86

2.1

Core science

10

7.4

231

6.4

47

16.9

288

7.1

Neither

76

56.3

2,854

78.7

219

78.8

3,149

78.0

Not specified

45

33.3

466

12.9

4

1.4

515

12.8

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

135

100.0

3,625

100.0

278

100.0

4,038

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

34

25.2

1,565

43.2

176

63.3

1,775

44.0

Working part time

13

9.6

259

7.1

15

5.4

287

7.1

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

63

1.7

2

.7

65

1.6

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

5

.1

0

.0

5

.1

Not working and not seeking work

3

2.2

5

.1

0

.0

8

.2

Retired and not working

5

3.7

39

1.1

10

3.6

54

1.3

Retired and still working

2

1.5

24

.7

6

2.2

32

.8

Employed; status not known

0

.0

12

.3

0

.0

12

.3

Not specified

78

57.8

1,653

45.6

69

24.8

1,800

44.6

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

38

28.1

2,944

81.2

248

89.2

3,230

80.0

Not licensed/unknown

97

71.9

681

18.8

30

10.8

808

20.0

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

5.9

120

7.7

54

30.7

176

9.9

Four-year colleges

0

.0

11

.7

0

.0

11

.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

158

10.1

47

26.7

205

11.5

Other academic settings

1

2.9

24

1.5

4

2.3

29

1.6

Schools & other educational settings

3

8.8

22

1.4

0

.0

25

1.4

Independent practice

14

41.2

666

42.6

26

14.8

706

39.8

Hospital

3

8.8

269

17.2

23

13.1

295

16.6

Clinic

3

8.8

29

1.9

0

.0

32

1.8

Other human service

4

11.8

141

9.0

9

5.1

154

8.7

Business & industry

1

2.9

12

.8

1

.6

14

.8

Government

2

5.9

50

3.2

7

4.0

59

3.3

Other

0

.0

47

3.0

5

2.8

52

2.9

Not specified

1

2.9

16

1.0

0

.0

17

1.0

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

11

32.4

570

36.4

135

76.7

716

40.3

Education

10

29.4

677

43.3

112

63.6

799

45.0

Health/mental health services

27

79.4

1,311

83.8

121

68.8

1,459

82.2

Educational services

18

52.9

567

36.2

39

22.2

624

35.2

Other applied psychology

12

35.3

291

18.6

23

13.1

326

18.4

Management/administration

13

38.2

560

35.8

90

51.1

663

37.4

Other employment activities

11

32.4

258

16.5

35

19.9

304

17.1

Not specified

3

8.8

139

8.9

12

6.8

154

8.7

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

2.9

103

6.6

54

30.7

158

8.9

Education

0

.0

84

5.4

22

12.5

106

6.0

Mental Health Services

17

50.0

1,065

68.1

55

31.3

1,137

64.1

Educational Services

5

14.7

63

4.0

5

2.8

73

4.1

Applied Psychology

2

5.9

15

1.0

1

.6

18

1.0

Management/administration

5

14.7

69

4.4

23

13.1

97

5.5

Other activities

1

2.9

13

.8

2

1.1

16

.9

Not specified

3

8.8

153

9.8

14

8.0

170

9.6

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