These statistics have been discontinued.

No new data will be produced from these statistics.

Appendix figure 2. Doctorate level degrees by gender 1992–2012

Appendix figure 2. Doctorate level degrees by gender 1992–2012
In 2012, 51 per cent of those having completed doctorate degrees were women. As recently as in the early 1990s, less than one-third of the completers of doctorate degrees were women.

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