Division 5: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 5 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

47

100.0

753

100.0

329

100.0

1,129

100.0

Gender

Men

26

55.3

464

61.6

255

77.5

745

66.0

Women

21

44.7

288

38.2

74

22.5

383

33.9

Not specified

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

2

.3

1

.3

3

.3

Asian

0

.0

35

4.6

4

1.2

39

3.5

Hispanic

0

.0

10

1.3

10

3.0

20

1.8

Black

1

2.1

9

1.2

5

1.5

15

1.3

White

25

53.2

524

69.6

292

88.8

841

74.5

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

2.1

10

1.3

4

1.2

15

1.3

Not specified

20

42.6

163

21.6

13

4.0

196

17.4

Age

Under 30

3

6.4

1

.1

0

.0

4

.4

30 - 34

8

17.0

54

7.2

0

.0

62

5.5

35 - 39

2

4.3

71

9.4

5

1.5

78

6.9

40 - 44

3

6.4

71

9.4

6

1.8

80

7.1

45 - 49

6

12.8

58

7.7

21

6.4

85

7.5

50 - 54

7

14.9

80

10.6

20

6.1

107

9.5

55 - 59

5

10.6

84

11.2

39

11.9

128

11.3

60 - 64

6

12.8

118

15.7

56

17.0

180

15.9

65 - 69

2

4.3

101

13.4

61

18.5

164

14.5

70 or older

3

6.4

97

12.9

106

32.2

206

18.2

Not specified

2

4.3

18

2.4

15

4.6

35

3.1

Mean

49.2

 

55.4

 

66.2

 

58.2

 

SD

13.9

 

14.0

 

12.6

 

14.5

 

Region

New England

4

8.5

55

7.3

22

6.7

81

7.2

Middle Atlantic

8

17.0

135

17.9

50

15.2

193

17.1

East North Central

7

14.9

110

14.6

37

11.2

154

13.6

West North Central

4

8.5

42

5.6

28

8.5

74

6.6

South Atlantic

9

19.1

119

15.8

60

18.2

188

16.7

East South Central

0

.0

23

3.1

9

2.7

32

2.8

West South Central

3

6.4

44

5.8

31

9.4

78

6.9

Mountain

2

4.3

35

4.6

15

4.6

52

4.6

Pacific

5

10.6

120

15.9

65

19.8

190

16.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.2

Canada

2

4.3

36

4.8

9

2.7

47

4.2

Other

3

6.4

33

4.4

2

.6

38

3.4

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 5 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

47

100.0

753

100.0

329

100.0

1,129

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

9

19.1

685

91.0

314

95.4

1,008

89.3

EdD

0

.0

22

2.9

10

3.0

32

2.8

PsyD

0

.0

28

3.7

1

.3

29

2.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

12

1.6

1

.3

13

1.2

Masters

36

76.6

5

.7

1

.3

42

3.7

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

2.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

1

2.1

1

.1

2

.6

4

.4

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

11

23.4

81

10.8

0

.0

92

8.1

5 - 9

8

17.0

98

13.0

3

.9

109

9.7

10 - 14

3

6.4

92

12.2

5

1.5

100

8.9

15 - 19

4

8.5

81

10.8

24

7.3

109

9.7

20 - 24

4

8.5

94

12.5

27

8.2

125

11.1

25 or more

16

34.0

300

39.8

266

80.9

582

51.6

Not specified

1

2.1

7

.9

4

1.2

12

1.1

Mean

17.8

 

22.0

 

36.5

 

26.1

 

SD

14.2

 

14.1

 

13.4

 

15.4

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 5 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

47

100.0

753

100.0

329

100.0

1,129

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

2

4.3

4

.5

0

.0

6

.5

Clinical

3

6.4

148

19.7

54

16.4

205

18.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

7

.9

0

.0

7

.6

Counseling psychology

0

.0

24

3.2

12

3.6

36

3.2

Family

0

.0

0

.0

2

.6

2

.2

Forensic

3

6.4

4

.5

0

.0

7

.6

Geropsychology

0

.0

2

.3

1

.3

3

.3

Health

2

4.3

11

1.5

5

1.5

18

1.6

School

0

.0

14

1.9

9

2.7

23

2.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

10

21.3

215

28.6

83

25.2

308

27.3

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

9

1.2

2

.6

11

1.0

Community

0

.0

6

.8

2

.6

8

.7

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

19

2.5

7

2.1

26

2.3

Educational

2

4.3

49

6.5

15

4.6

66

5.8

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Experimental

0

.0

9

1.2

2

.6

11

1.0

General/Methods & Systems

2

4.3

11

1.5

6

1.8

19

1.7

Industrial/Organizational

6

12.8

83

11.0

46

14.0

135

12.0

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.1

2

.6

3

.3

Personality

1

2.1

16

2.1

16

4.9

33

2.9

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

6

12.8

117

15.5

73

22.2

196

17.4

Social

0

.0

26

3.5

22

6.7

48

4.3

Subtotal

17

36.2

347

46.1

195

59.3

559

49.5

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Business or Management

1

2.1

2

.3

2

.6

5

.4

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.2

Counseling

2

4.3

6

.8

3

.9

11

1.0

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

8

1.1

5

1.5

13

1.2

Engineering

1

2.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Law

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

2

.3

2

.6

4

.4

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.3

1

.3

3

.3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Social Work

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Statistics

1

2.1

2

.3

3

.9

6

.5

Other

2

4.3

41

5.4

22

6.7

65

5.8

Subtotal

7

14.9

81

10.8

39

11.9

127

11.2

Science designation

                 

General science

8

17.0

112

14.9

59

17.9

179

15.9

Core science

13

27.7

266

35.3

153

46.5

432

38.3

Neither

13

27.7

265

35.2

105

31.9

383

33.9

Not specified

13

27.7

110

14.6

12

3.6

135

12.0

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 5 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

47

100.0

753

100.0

329

100.0

1,129

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

15

31.9

380

50.5

204

62.0

599

53.1

Working part time

2

4.3

27

3.6

8

2.4

37

3.3

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

10

1.3

2

.6

12

1.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Retired and not working

0

.0

19

2.5

30

9.1

49

4.3

Retired and still working

1

2.1

6

.8

13

4.0

20

1.8

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

.5

2

.6

6

.5

Not specified

29

61.7

305

40.5

70

21.3

404

35.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

5

10.6

242

32.1

127

38.6

374

33.1

Not licensed/unknown

42

89.4

511

67.9

202

61.4

755

66.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

6.7

172

45.3

131

64.2

304

50.8

Four-year colleges

0

.0

15

3.9

7

3.4

22

3.7

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

19

5.0

9

4.4

28

4.7

Other academic settings

0

.0

16

4.2

3

1.5

19

3.2

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

8

2.1

1

.5

9

1.5

Independent practice

2

13.3

45

11.8

10

4.9

57

9.5

Hospital

1

6.7

18

4.7

6

2.9

25

4.2

Clinic

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.3

Other human service

1

6.7

9

2.4

2

1.0

12

2.0

Business & industry

0

.0

13

3.4

4

2.0

17

2.8

Government

3

20.0

11

2.9

5

2.5

19

3.2

Other

7

46.7

50

13.2

25

12.3

82

13.7

Not specified

0

.0

2

.5

1

.5

3

.5

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

8

53.3

277

72.9

168

82.4

453

75.6

Education

6

40.0

226

59.5

143

70.1

375

62.6

Health/mental health services

5

33.3

112

29.5

31

15.2

148

24.7

Educational services

3

20.0

68

17.9

21

10.3

92

15.4

Other applied psychology

4

26.7

133

35.0

57

27.9

194

32.4

Management/administration

8

53.3

188

49.5

112

54.9

308

51.4

Other employment activities

4

26.7

108

28.4

43

21.1

155

25.9

Not specified

2

13.3

34

8.9

26

12.7

62

10.4

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

6

40.0

113

29.7

89

43.6

208

34.7

Education

0

.0

81

21.3

40

19.6

121

20.2

Mental Health Services

4

26.7

55

14.5

9

4.4

68

11.4

Educational Services

1

6.7

10

2.6

0

.0

11

1.8

Applied Psychology

0

.0

28

7.4

9

4.4

37

6.2

Management/administration

0

.0

49

12.9

28

13.7

77

12.9

Other activities

1

6.7

5

1.3

3

1.5

9

1.5

Not specified

3

20.0

39

10.3

26

12.7

68

11.4

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