R Dataset / Package car / AMSsurvey

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On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the AMSsurvey data set which pertains to American Math Society Survey Data. The AMSsurvey data set is found in the car R package. You can load the AMSsurvey data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("AMSsurvey"). This will load the data into a variable called AMSsurvey. If R says the AMSsurvey data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("car") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the AMSsurvey R data set. The size of this file is about 703 bytes.

American Math Society Survey Data


Counts of new PhDs in the mathematical sciences for 2008-09 and 2011-12 categorized by type of institution, gender, and US citizenship status.




A data frame with 24 observations on the following 5 variables.


a factor with levels I(Pu) for group I public universities, I(Pr) for group I private universities, II and III for groups II and III, IV for statistics and biostatistics programs, and Va for applied mathemeatics programs.


a factor with levels Female, Male of the recipient


a factor with levels Non-US, US giving citizenship status


The number of individuals of each type in 2008-09


The number of individuals of each type in 2011-12


These data are produced yearly by the American Math Society.


http://www.ams.org/employment/surveyreports.html Supplementary Table 4 in the 2008-09 data. See http://www.ams.org/profession/data/annual-survey/docsgrtd for more recent data.


Fox, J. and Weisberg, S. (2011) An R Companion to Applied Regression, Second Edition, Sage.

Phipps, Polly, Maxwell, James W. and Rose, Colleen (2009), 2009 Annual Survey of the Mathematical Sciences, 57, 250–259, Supplementary Table 4, http://www.ams.org/employment/2009Survey-First-Report-Supp-Table4.pdf


Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

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