Facts and figures

The DPG has got 62,727 members (status quo 27 January 2015)

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

26.8 % Students
29.3 % PhD students, assistents
4.4 % Professors
10.4 % Industrial physicists
8.2 % Physicists working in non-university research (HGF, MPG, FhG, PTB, etc.)
3.8 % Teachers and teacher trainees
0.8 % Physicists working in the sector of scientific organisation and administration
4.0 % Physicists working in other sectors such as self-employed persons
13.8 % Members from publicity campaigns

6.1 % of the personal members live abroad. The portion of women is 14.6 %. The median of the age of the members is 31 years, the average 36.1 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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