Market research statistics - AVMA membership - 2014

AVMA Professional Activity Analysis, AVMA Membership as of December 31, 2014.   Each section reflects the membership broken down by different classifications.
 
US &
Territories
Canadian &
Foreign
Totals
By Species Category
Companion Animal Exclusive
43,997
206
44,203
Companion Animal Predominant
6,535
29
6,564
Equine Exclusive
3,103
30
3,133
Equine Predominant
434
2
436
Food Animal Exclusive
1,928
19
1,947
Food Animal Predominant
3,731
49
3,780
Mixed Animal
2,948
18
2,966
Other
2,298
30
2,328
No Species Contact
2,064
30
2,094
No Information Provided
18,828
261
19,089
Total
85,866
663
86,540
 
 
By Employment Type
 
Agriculture/Livestock Production
102
1
103
Air Force
55
0
55
Animal Science Department
50
2
52
Army
360
0
360
Business/Consulting Services
312
10
322
Emergency/Critical Care Medicine
1,456
7
1,463
Feeds/Nutrition
94
1
95
Foreign
6
3
9
Foundation/Charitable Organization
42
1
43
General Medicine/Surgery
49,923
176
50,099
Humane Organization
382
2
384
Laboratory
141
1
142
Local
108
1
109
Membership Assn/Professional Society
85
0
85
Missionary/Service
16
2
18
Non-Veterinary Employment
51
0
51
Not Employed
193
2
195
Other Academia
409
2
411
Other Government
82
6
88
Other Industry/Commercial
584
12
596
Other Private Clinical Practice
614
5
619
Pharmaceutical/Biological
845
10
855
Production Medicine
3,264
28
3,292
Public Health Commission Corps
25
0
25
Referral/Specialty Medicine
2,408
31
2,439
State
469
2
471
Temporarily Not Employed in Veterinary Field
54
1
55
U.S. Federal
851
3
854
Veterinary Medical College/School
3,388
109
3,497
Veterinary Science Department
76
0
76
Veterinary Technician Program
151
1
152
Wildlife
99
0
99
Zoo/Aquarium
122
2
124
Not Listed Above
619
10
629
No Information Provided
18,430
243
18,673
Total
85,866
674
86,540
 
 
By Medical Discipline
The totals reflect the entire membership because every member is represented with a primary medical discipline.
 
Alternative/Complementary
604
3
607
Anatomy
115
0
115
Anesthesiology
153
6
159
Animal Behavior
137
5
142
Animal Welfare
103
0
103
Association Management
22
0
22
Biochemistry
23
2
25
Biomedical Engineering
9
0
9
Business/Economics
82
3
85
Cardiology
213
7
220
Dentistry
272
3
275
Dermatology
289
2
291
Disaster Medicine
16
0
16
Ecology
7
0
7
Emergency & Critical Care
2,050
5
2,055
Endocrinology
11
1
12
Environmental Health
12
0
12
Epidemiology
282
3
285
Ethics
6
0
6
General Medicine
27,037
70
27,107
Genetics
22
0
22
Homeland Security
23
0
23
Human Animal Bond
23
1
24
Immunology
44
0
44
Insurance
8
1
9
Internal Medicine
1,869
41
1,910
Laboratory Animal Medicine
1,080
6
1,086
Law
15
1
16
Media
4
0
4
Microbiology
234
6
240
Molecular Biology
11
0
11
Mycology/Bacteriology
5
0
5
Neurology
210
5
215
Non-Medical
55
1
56
Nutrition
203
4
207
Oncology
285
5
290
Ophthalmology
354
8
362
Parasitology
86
4
90
Pathology-Anatomic
954
20
974
Pathology-Clinical
133
3
136
Pharmacology
94
1
95
Pharmacology - Clinical
30
3
33
Physiology
103
2
105
Population Medicine
72
2
74
Poultry Medicine
144
1
145
Preventive Medicine
897
10
907
Production Medicine
702
9
711
Public Health
697
13
710
Radiology
385
10
395
Shelter Medicine
350
0
350
Sports Medicine
347
2
349
Surgery
2,066
41
2,107
Theriogenology
552
15
567
Toxicology
165
2
167
Virology
48
1
49
Wildlife Medicine
101
0
101
Zoological Medicine
200
3
203
Other Professional Discipline
926
9
935
No Information Provided
40,926
334
41,260
Total
85,866
674
86,540