Facts and figures

The DPG has got 62,021 members (status quo 22 June 2012)

154 members are institutional members (institutes, libraries, schools, companies). The remaining members (99.8%) are personal members, who subdivide in the following way:

27.9% Students
28.2% PhD students, assistents
4.1% Professors
10.0% Industrial physicists
8.2% Physicists working in non-university research (HGF, MPG, FhG, PTB, etc.)
3.6% Teachers and teacher trainees
0.8% Physicists working in the sector of scientific organisation and administration
3.8% Physicists working in other sectors such as self-employed persons
14.1% Members from publicity campaigns

5.8% of the personal members live abroad. The portion of women is 14.0%. The median of the age of the members is 29 years, the average 35 years.



Member Structure of the DPG
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Age Structure of the DPG
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Percentage of Female Physicists within the DPG per Cohort
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Percentage of Female Physicists within the DPG
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