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Table A-12. Imputation for postdoctoral appointees in science, engineering, and health fields, by mechanism and source of support, and sex: 2012

  HHS  
Mechanism of support All
sources
DOD DOE NIH Other NASA NSF USDA Other
federal
Domestic Foreign Institutional Self-
support
Unknown Male Female
Imputation rate (%)

    All postdoctoral appointees
4.1 7.3 10.6 11.6 11.3 5.4 9.4 4.9 8.3 11.0 9.0 8.1 11.4 1.6 7.3 6.1
        Fellowship 15.5 16.3 9.1 14.0 1.6 3.2 19.8 3.6 10.0 16.7 11.6 8.2 na 41.1 17.7 14.2
        Research grant 13.9 7.3 10.4 12.7 12.4 4.9 7.6 4.2 8.1 11.4 4.7 9.2 na 81.6 14.4 13.5
        Traineeship 18.7 6.5 11.1 18.8 10.0 0.0 38.7 0.0 14.2 16.7 0.0 13.4 na 71.0 20.2 17.6
        Other support 12.2 28.9 29.2 45.4 0.0 45.8 30.0 22.2 9.5 8.4 11.1 8.5 11.4 20.5 13.1 11.0

Number imputed

    All postdoctoral appointees
2,600 177 212 2,488 118 33 406 33 266 947 161 942 51 71 2,783 1,494
        Fellowship 1,036 16 4 228 1 2 44 1 21 233 70 137 na 279 672 413
        Research grant 5,680 164 196 2,117 103 25 292 26 203 520 28 419 na 1,588 3,683 2,045
        Traineeship 783 2 1 563 14 0 12 0 29 34 0 57 na 71 411 378
        Other support 1,368 11 19 113 0 11 68 6 26 205 63 427 51 368 877 496

na = not applicable; not asked because this support mechanism does not apply.
DOD = Department of Defense; DOE = Department of Energy; HHS = Department of Health and Human Services; NASA = National Aeronautics and Space Administration; NIH = National Institutes of Health; NSF = National Science Foundation; USDA = U.S. Department of Agriculture.
SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering.
Data from survey cycle Fall 2012, as of December 2013.