Division 47: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 47 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

37

100.0

563

100.0

69

100.0

669

100.0

Gender

Men

25

67.6

348

61.8

52

75.4

425

63.5

Women

12

32.4

214

38.0

16

23.2

242

36.2

Not specified

0

.0

1

.2

1

1.4

2

.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.2

1

1.4

2

.3

Asian

1

2.7

1

.2

1

1.4

3

.4

Hispanic

1

2.7

15

2.7

2

2.9

18

2.7

Black

0

.0

14

2.5

4

5.8

18

2.7

White

19

51.4

420

74.6

61

88.4

500

74.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

2.7

7

1.2

0

.0

8

1.2

Not specified

15

40.5

105

18.7

0

.0

120

17.9

Age

Under 30

4

10.8

2

.4

0

.0

6

.9

30 - 34

2

5.4

19

3.4

0

.0

21

3.1

35 - 39

2

5.4

40

7.1

0

.0

42

6.3

40 - 44

3

8.1

56

9.9

2

2.9

61

9.1

45 - 49

3

8.1

49

8.7

2

2.9

54

8.1

50 - 54

1

2.7

61

10.8

3

4.3

65

9.7

55 - 59

6

16.2

81

14.4

9

13.0

96

14.3

60 - 64

5

13.5

89

15.8

16

23.2

110

16.4

65 - 69

4

10.8

65

11.5

18

26.1

87

13.0

70 or older

6

16.2

72

12.8

17

24.6

95

14.2

Not specified

1

2.7

29

5.2

2

2.9

32

4.8

Mean

54.1

 

55.9

 

65.0

 

56.8

 

SD

16.8

 

12.5

 

9.7

 

12.8

 

Region

New England

1

2.7

39

6.9

8

11.6

48

7.2

Middle Atlantic

5

13.5

103

18.3

14

20.3

122

18.2

East North Central

5

13.5

82

14.6

7

10.1

94

14.1

West North Central

4

10.8

28

5.0

2

2.9

34

5.1

South Atlantic

9

24.3

99

17.6

19

27.5

127

19.0

East South Central

1

2.7

19

3.4

3

4.3

23

3.4

West South Central

4

10.8

35

6.2

2

2.9

41

6.1

Mountain

3

8.1

39

6.9

3

4.3

45

6.7

Pacific

4

10.8

86

15.3

9

13.0

99

14.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Canada

0

.0

23

4.1

2

2.9

25

3.7

Other

1

2.7

9

1.6

0

.0

10

1.5

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 47 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

37

100.0

563

100.0

69

100.0

669

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

5

13.5

432

76.7

62

89.9

499

74.6

EdD

2

5.4

32

5.7

3

4.3

37

5.5

PsyD

0

.0

74

13.1

2

2.9

76

11.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

19

3.4

2

2.9

21

3.1

Masters

27

73.0

3

.5

0

.0

30

4.5

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

2.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

2

5.4

3

.5

0

.0

5

.7

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

7

18.9

35

6.2

0

.0

42

6.3

5 - 9

3

8.1

54

9.6

0

.0

57

8.5

10 - 14

5

13.5

63

11.2

1

1.4

69

10.3

15 - 19

2

5.4

64

11.4

1

1.4

67

10.0

20 - 24

4

10.8

85

15.1

4

5.8

93

13.9

25 or more

14

37.8

243

43.2

62

89.9

319

47.7

Not specified

2

5.4

19

3.4

1

1.4

22

3.3

Mean

21.4

 

23.2

 

35.4

 

24.4

 

SD

15.9

 

12.6

 

9.2

 

13.0

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 47 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

37

100.0

563

100.0

69

100.0

669

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

17

3.0

0

.0

17

2.5

Clinical

10

27.0

243

43.2

19

27.5

272

40.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

5

.9

2

2.9

7

1.0

Counseling psychology

1

2.7

60

10.7

5

7.2

66

9.9

Family

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Forensic

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

2

.4

1

1.4

3

.4

Health

2

5.4

16

2.8

6

8.7

24

3.6

School

2

5.4

16

2.8

2

2.9

20

3.0

Sport psychology

3

8.1

40

7.1

10

14.5

53

7.9

Subtotal

18

48.6

402

71.4

45

65.2

465

69.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

.4

1

1.4

3

.4

Community

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

7

1.2

1

1.4

8

1.2

Educational

1

2.7

5

.9

1

1.4

7

1.0

Experimental

0

.0

6

1.1

0

.0

6

.9

General/Methods & Systems

1

2.7

4

.7

0

.0

5

.7

Industrial/Organizational

1

2.7

13

2.3

3

4.3

17

2.5

Neurosciences

1

2.7

0

.0

1

1.4

2

.3

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

3

.5

2

2.9

5

.7

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.4

2

2.9

4

.6

Social

1

2.7

7

1.2

4

5.8

12

1.8

Subtotal

5

13.5

54

9.6

16

23.2

75

11.2

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.1

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

1

2.7

11

2.0

1

1.4

13

1.9

Education, Teaching

0

.0

6

1.1

0

.0

6

.9

Law

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

1

2.7

0

.0

1

1.4

2

.3

Public Health

0

.0

1

.2

1

1.4

2

.3

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Other

0

.0

7

1.2

2

2.9

9

1.3

Subtotal

2

5.4

31

5.5

7

10.1

40

6.0

Science designation

             

General science

3

8.1

43

7.6

10

14.5

56

8.4

Core science

5

13.5

38

6.7

15

21.7

58

8.7

Neither

17

45.9

406

72.1

43

62.3

466

69.7

Not specified

12

32.4

76

13.5

1

1.4

89

13.3

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 47 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

37

100.0

563

100.0

69

100.0

669

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

8

21.6

248

44.0

50

72.5

306

45.7

Working part time

1

2.7

40

7.1

3

4.3

44

6.6

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Retired and not working

2

5.4

13

2.3

3

4.3

18

2.7

Retired and still working

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.9

2

.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Not specified

26

70.3

255

45.3

11

15.9

292

43.6

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

9

24.3

397

70.5

43

62.3

449

67.1

Not licensed/unknown

28

75.7

166

29.5

26

37.7

220

32.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

49

19.8

31

62.0

80

26.1

Four-year colleges

0

.0

7

2.8

4

8.0

11

3.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

10

4.0

3

6.0

13

4.2

Other academic settings

0

.0

8

3.2

1

2.0

9

2.9

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

5

2.0

0

.0

5

1.6

Independent practice

4

50.0

107

43.1

4

8.0

115

37.6

Hospital

0

.0

13

5.2

2

4.0

15

4.9

Clinic

0

.0

4

1.6

0

.0

4

1.3

Other human service

0

.0

20

8.1

0

.0

20

6.5

Business & industry

1

12.5

4

1.6

0

.0

5

1.6

Government

0

.0

5

2.0

2

4.0

7

2.3

Other

3

37.5

14

5.6

3

6.0

20

6.5

Not specified

0

.0

2

.8

0

.0

2

.7

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

12.5

82

33.1

40

80.0

123

40.2

Education

3

37.5

116

46.8

41

82.0

160

52.3

Health/mental health services

5

62.5

179

72.2

19

38.0

203

66.3

Educational services

2

25.0

86

34.7

12

24.0

100

32.7

Other applied psychology

2

25.0

87

35.1

17

34.0

106

34.6

Management/administration

2

25.0

95

38.3

32

64.0

129

42.2

Other employment activities

4

50.0

63

25.4

16

32.0

83

27.1

Not specified

1

12.5

24

9.7

2

4.0

27

8.8

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

14

5.6

15

30.0

29

9.5

Education

1

12.5

42

16.9

18

36.0

61

19.9

Mental Health Services

3

37.5

130

52.4

4

8.0

137

44.8

Educational Services

1

12.5

8

3.2

0

.0

9

2.9

Applied Psychology

1

12.5

7

2.8

2

4.0

10

3.3

Management/administration

0

.0

18

7.3

9

18.0

27

8.8

Other activities

1

12.5

1

.4

0

.0

2

.7

Not specified

1

12.5

28

11.3

2

4.0

31

10.1

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