Division 1: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

130

100.0

897

100.0

485

100.0

1,512

100.0

Gender

Men

64

49.2

582

64.9

359

74.0

1,005

66.5

Women

66

50.8

315

35.1

126

26.0

507

33.5

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

0

.0

3

.6

3

.2

Asian

5

3.8

15

1.7

7

1.4

27

1.8

Hispanic

2

1.5

23

2.6

11

2.3

36

2.4

Black

3

2.3

15

1.7

7

1.4

25

1.7

White

85

65.4

729

81.3

435

89.7

1,249

82.6

Other

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

.8

3

.3

2

.4

6

.4

Not specified

34

26.2

111

12.4

19

3.9

164

10.8

Age

Under 30

3

2.3

2

.2

0

.0

5

.3

30 - 34

5

3.8

12

1.3

0

.0

17

1.1

35 - 39

3

2.3

19

2.1

5

1.0

27

1.8

40 - 44

9

6.9

16

1.8

0

.0

25

1.7

45 - 49

10

7.7

21

2.3

7

1.4

38

2.5

50 - 54

7

5.4

45

5.0

19

3.9

71

4.7

55 - 59

19

14.6

104

11.6

49

10.1

172

11.4

60 - 64

17

13.1

191

21.3

81

16.7

289

19.1

65 - 69

16

12.3

136

15.2

83

17.1

235

15.5

70 or older

36

27.7

276

30.8

227

46.8

539

35.6

Not specified

5

3.8

75

8.4

14

2.9

94

6.2

Mean

61.8

66.0

70.0

67.0

SD

16.8

13.0

11.5

13.1

Region

New England

10

7.7

69

7.7

46

9.5

125

8.3

Middle Atlantic

36

27.7

215

24.0

100

20.6

351

23.2

East North Central

14

10.8

115

12.8

64

13.2

193

12.8

West North Central

7

5.4

44

4.9

22

4.5

73

4.8

South Atlantic

21

16.2

132

14.7

81

16.7

234

15.5

East South Central

4

3.1

25

2.8

12

2.5

41

2.7

West South Central

3

2.3

46

5.1

26

5.4

75

5.0

Mountain

7

5.4

36

4.0

28

5.8

71

4.7

Pacific

20

15.4

157

17.5

75

15.5

252

16.7

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

.8

5

.6

0

.0

6

.4

Canada

0

.0

20

2.2

20

4.1

40

2.6

Other

7

5.4

33

3.7

11

2.3

51

3.4

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

 

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

130

100.0

897

100.0

485

100.0

1,512

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

20

15.4

733

81.7

468

96.5

1,221

80.8

Ed.D.

5

3.8

51

5.7

6

1.2

62

4.1

Psy.D.

0

.0

40

4.5

1

.2

41

2.7

M.D.

0

.0

1

.1

3

.6

4

.3

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

1.5

29

3.2

6

1.2

37

2.4

Masters

96

73.8

30

3.3

1

.2

127

8.4

Baccalaureate/Associate

1

.8

3

.3

0

.0

4

.3

Not specified

6

4.6

10

1.1

0

.0

16

1.1

Years since degree

Less than 5

14

10.8

28

3.1

0

.0

42

2.8

5 – 9

9

6.9

39

4.3

5

1.0

53

3.5

10 – 14

11

8.5

31

3.5

3

.6

45

3.0

15 – 19

7

5.4

34

3.8

9

1.9

50

3.3

20 – 24

8

6.2

60

6.7

17

3.5

85

5.6

25 or more

76

58.5

671

74.8

445

91.8

1,192

78.8

Not specified

5

3.8

34

3.8

6

1.2

45

3.0

Mean

27.8

32.4

41.2

34.9

SD

16.9

13.7

11.9

14.2

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 1 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

128

100.0

895

100.0

485

100.0

1,508

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

12

1.3

0

.0

12

.8

Clinical

27

20.8

328

36.6

75

15.5

430

28.4

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

4

.4

1

.2

5

.3

Counseling psychology

14

10.8

74

8.2

13

2.7

101

6.7

Forensic

0

.0

7

.8

1

.2

8

.5

Geropsychology

0

.0

3

.3

2

.4

5

.3

Health

2

1.5

12

1.3

10

2.1

24

1.6

School

8

6.2

22

2.5

3

.6

33

2.2

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

51

39.2

463

51.6

105

21.6

619

40.9

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

2

1.5

20

2.2

36

7.4

58

3.8

Community

0

.0

8

.9

3

.6

11

.7

Comparative

1

.8

0

.0

7

1.4

8

.5

Developmental

2

1.5

33

3.7

44

9.1

79

5.2

Educational

6

4.6

26

2.9

11

2.3

43

2.8

Engineering psychology/ Human factors

0

.0

2

.2

2

.4

4

.3

Environmental

0

.0

1

.1

8

1.6

9

.6

Evolutionary psybchology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Experimental

2

1.5

46

5.1

74

15.3

122

8.1

General/Methods & Systems

8

6.2

33

3.7

28

5.8

69

4.6

Industrial/Organizational

9

6.9

37

4.1

13

2.7

59

3.9

Neurosciences

0

.0

6

.7

10

2.1

16

1.1

Personality

2

1.5

7

.8

12

2.5

21

1.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

8

.9

9

1.9

17

1.1

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.2

2

.4

4

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

8

.9

10

2.1

18

1.2

Social

2

1.5

26

2.9

57

11.8

85

5.6

Subtotal

34

26.2

264

29.4

326

67.2

624

41.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.2

2

.4

4

.3

Business or Management

4

3.1

6

.7

0

.0

10

.7

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Counseling

7

5.4

5

.6

0

.0

12

.8

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

3

.3

0

.0

3

.2

Education, Teaching

6

4.6

5

.6

4

.8

15

1.0

Genetics

1

.8

0

.0

1

.2

2

.1

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Law

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Organizational Behavior

1

.8

2

.2

1

.2

4

.3

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

1

.8

5

.6

2

.4

8

.5

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.2

4

.8

6

.4

Special Education

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Statistics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

3

2.3

37

4.1

28

5.8

68

4.5

Subtotal

25

19.2

77

8.6

46

9.5

148

9.8

Science designation

General science

17

13.1

70

7.8

36

7.4

123

8.1

Core science

27

20.8

222

24.7

315

64.9

564

37.3

Neither

66

50.8

512

57.1

126

26.0

704

46.6

Not specified

20

15.4

93

10.4

8

1.6

121

8.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

130

100.0

897

100.0

485

100.0

1,512

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

35

26.9

308

34.3

271

55.9

614

40.6

Working part time

7

5.4

71

7.9

32

6.6

110

7.3

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

3

.3

4

.8

7

.5

Not working and not seeking work

3

2.3

4

.4

1

.2

8

.5

Retired and not working

10

7.7

73

8.1

61

12.6

144

9.5

Retired and still working

2

1.5

18

2.0

30

6.2

50

3.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

5

.6

3

.6

8

.5

Not specified

73

56.2

415

46.3

83

17.1

571

37.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

32

24.6

537

59.9

145

29.9

714

47.2

Not licensed/unknown

98

75.4

360

40.1

340

70.1

798

52.8

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

6

17.1

76

24.7

190

70.1

272

44.3

Four-year colleges

0

.0

21

6.8

19

7.0

40

6.5

Medical school/ Academic medical center

2

5.7

11

3.6

9

3.3

22

3.6

Other academic settings

5

14.3

16

5.2

2

.7

23

3.7

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

9

2.9

4

1.5

13

2.1

Independent practice

8

22.9

76

24.7

10

3.7

94

15.3

Hospital

0

.0

15

4.9

4

1.5

19

3.1

Clinic

0

.0

14

4.5

3

1.1

17

2.8

Other human service

2

5.7

22

7.1

1

.4

25

4.1

Business & industry

1

2.9

5

1.6

0

.0

6

1.0

Government

5

14.3

16

5.2

7

2.6

28

4.6

Other

4

11.4

22

7.1

21

7.7

47

7.7

Not specified

2

5.7

5

1.6

1

.4

8

1.3

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

8

22.9

126

40.9

196

72.3

330

53.7

Education

15

42.9

150

48.7

204

75.3

369

60.1

Health/mental health services

7

20.0

143

46.4

30

11.1

180

29.3

Educational services

8

22.9

91

29.5

29

10.7

128

20.8

Other applied psychology

8

22.9

78

25.3

38

14.0

124

20.2

Management/administration

12

34.3

126

40.9

145

53.5

283

46.1

Other employment activities

11

31.4

70

22.7

59

21.8

140

22.8

Not specified

11

31.4

49

15.9

45

16.6

105

17.1

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

3

8.6

27

8.8

109

40.2

139

22.6

Education

8

22.9

69

22.4

66

24.4

143

23.3

Mental Health Services

4

11.4

100

32.5

9

3.3

113

18.4

Educational Services

2

5.7

9

2.9

1

.4

12

2.0

Applied Psychology

2

5.7

8

2.6

4

1.5

14

2.3

Management/administration

4

11.4

42

13.6

33

12.2

79

12.9

Other activities

0

.0

1

.3

2

.7

3

.5

Not specified

12

34.3

52

16.9

47

17.3

111

18.1

Source: 2010 APA Directory and Employment Update.Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

130

100.0

897

100.0

485

100.0

1,512

100.0

2. Teaching of Psychology

12

9.2

78

8.7

111

22.9

201

13.3

3. Experimental Psychology

1

.8

46

5.1

178

36.7

225

14.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

3

2.3

28

3.1

47

9.7

78

5.2

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

.8

13

1.4

81

16.7

95

6.3

7. Developmental Psychology

2

1.5

19

2.1

69

14.2

90

6.0

8. Personality & Social

13

10.0

81

9.0

132

27.2

226

14.9

9. SPSSI

1

.8

20

2.2

88

18.1

109

7.2

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

.8

26

2.9

24

4.9

51

3.4

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

51

5.7

68

14.0

119

7.9

13. Consulting Psychology

3

2.3

17

1.9

21

4.3

41

2.7

14. SIOP

8

6.2

32

3.6

33

6.8

73

4.8

15. Educational Psychology

5

3.8

35

3.9

53

10.9

93

6.2

16. School Psychology

4

3.1

24

2.7

14

2.9

42

2.8

17. Counseling Psychology

2

1.5

36

4.0

21

4.3

59

3.9

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

.8

15

1.7

10

2.1

26

1.7

19. Society for Military Psychology

2

1.5

12

1.3

13

2.7

27

1.8

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

1.5

31

3.5

40

8.2

73

4.8

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

9

1.0

16

3.3

25

1.7

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

2

1.5

21

2.3

8

1.6

31

2.1

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

11

1.2

10

2.1

21

1.4

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

3

2.3

34

3.8

43

8.9

80

5.3

25. Behavior Analysis

6

4.6

17

1.9

30

6.2

53

3.5

26. History of Psychology

7

5.4

58

6.5

106

21.9

171

11.3

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

15

1.7

20

4.1

35

2.3

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

3

2.3

19

2.1

25

5.2

47

3.1

29. Psychotherapy

4

3.1

72

8.0

32

6.6

108

7.1

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

1.5

35

3.9

5

1.0

42

2.8

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

8

.9

30

6.2

38

2.5

32. Humanistic Psychology

0

.0

18

2.0

18

3.7

36

2.4

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

2

1.5

15

1.7

9

1.9

26

1.7

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

3

2.3

14

1.6

25

5.2

42

2.8

35. Psychology of Women

2

1.5

37

4.1

60

12.4

99

6.5

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

0

.0

41

4.6

15

3.1

56

3.7

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

4

3.1

16

1.8

17

3.5

37

2.4

38. Health Psychology

3

2.3

43

4.8

50

10.3

96

6.3

39. Psychoanalysis

1

.8

31

3.5

6

1.2

38

2.5

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

4

3.1

60

6.7

26

5.4

90

6.0

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

26

2.9

22

4.5

48

3.2

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

1

.8

97

10.8

26

5.4

124

8.2

43. Family Psychology

10

7.7

33

3.7

15

3.1

58

3.8

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

.8

7

.8

16

3.3

24

1.6

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

.8

14

1.6

28

5.8

43

2.8

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

6

.7

19

3.9

25

1.7

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

1.5

20

2.2

12

2.5

34

2.2

48. Peace Psychology

1

.8

14

1.6

27

5.6

42

2.8

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

1.5

16

1.8

20

4.1

38

2.5

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

18

2.0

16

3.3

34

2.2

51. Men & Masculinity

1

.8

9

1.0

17

3.5

27

1.8

52. International

0

.0

26

2.9

94

19.4

120

7.9

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

2

1.5

8

.9

16

3.3

26

1.7

54. Pediatric Psychology

2

1.5

7

.8

9

1.9

18

1.2

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

11

1.2

11

2.3

22

1.5

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

16

1.8

20

4.1

36

2.4

Number of divisions

One

67

51.5

310

34.6

9

1.9

386

25.5

Two

33

25.4

238

26.5

73

15.1

344

22.8

Three

11

8.5

147

16.4

102

21.0

260

17.2

Four or more

19

14.6

202

22.5

301

62.1

522

34.5

Number belonging to state associations

30

23.1

402

44.8

122

25.2

554

36.6

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

9

1.0

22

4.5

31

2.1

Counseling

0

.0

0

.0

4

.8

4

.3

 Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

School

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.2

3

.6

5

.3

Forensic

0

.0

2

.2

4

.8

6

.4

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.1

2

.4

3

.2

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

3

.6

3

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

18

13.8

286

31.9

45

9.3

349

23.1

Total

130

100.0

897

100.0

485

100.0

1,512

100.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.