Facts and figures

The DPG has got 63,012 members (status quo 23 January 2014)

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

27.6 % Students
29.1 % PhD students, assistents
4.3 % Professors
10.2 % Industrial physicists
8.1 % Physicists working in non-university research (HGF, MPG, FhG, PTB, etc.)
3.7 % Teachers and teacher trainees
0.8 % Physicists working in the sector of scientific organisation and administration
3.9 % Physicists working in other sectors such as self-employed persons
14.3 % Members from publicity campaigns

5.9 % of the personal members live abroad. The portion of women is 14.4 %. The median of the age of the members is 31 years, the average 35.6 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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