This figure plots the proportion od temporary residents against the proportion who intend to stay in the U.S. fro 1970 to 2007. For all three fields there is increased tendency to stay over the period, but there are years when there is a decline.

FIGURE D-11Temporary-resident Ph.D. graduates and their proportion intending to stay in the United States, by major field, 1970–2007

SOURCE: Data extracted from National Science Foundation Survey of Earned Doctorates, 2007.

From: Appendix D, Demographic Projections of the Research Workforce in the Biomedical, Clinical, and Behavioral Sciences, 2006–2016

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Research Training in the Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Sciences.
National Research Council (US) Committee to Study the National Needs for Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Personnel.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
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