Market research statistics - AVMA membership - 2013

AVMA Professional Activity Analysis, AVMA Membership as of December 31, 2013.   Each section reflects the membership broken down by different classifications.
 
US &
Territories
Canadian &
Foreign
Totals
By Species Category
Companion Animal Exclusive
44,225
217
44,442
Companion Animal Predominant
6,568
36
6,604
Equine Exclusive
3,159
32
3,191
Equine Predominant
419
1
420
Food Animal Exclusive
1,955
20
1,975
Food Animal Predominant
3,823
52
3,875
Mixed Animal
3,021
17
3,038
Other
2,351
30
2,381
No Species Contact
2,153
33
2,186
No Information Provided
16,879
225
17,104
Total
84,553
663
85,216
 
 
By Employment Type
 
Agriculture/Livestock Production
102
0
102
Air Force
56
0
56
Animal Science Department
46
2
48
Army
358
0
358
Business/Consulting Services
326
13
339
Emergency/Critical Care Medicine
1,369
8
1,377
Feeds/Nutrition
94
1
95
Foreign
5
5
10
Foundation/Charitable Organization
47
2
49
General Medicine/Surgery
50,220
186
50,406
Humane Organization
368
2
370
Laboratory
145
1
146
Local
112
1
113
Membership Assn/Professional Society
86
0
86
Missionary/Service
14
3
17
Non-Veterinary Employment
53
0
53
Not Employed
194
2
196
Other Academia
417
3
420
Other Government
82
5
87
Other Industry/Commercial
602
11
613
Other Private Clinical Practice
599
6
605
Pharmaceutical/Biological
844
12
856
Production Medicine
3,357
28
3,385
Public Health Commission Corps
23
0
23
Referral/Specialty Medicine
2,300
31
2,331
State
477
2
479
Temporarily Not Employed in Veterinary Field
55
1
56
U.S. Federal
847
4
851
Veterinary Medical College/School
3,468
110
3,578
Veterinary Science Department
82
1
83
Veterinary Technician Program
150
1
151
Wildlife
100
0
100
Zoo/Aquarium
120
2
122
Not Listed Above
631
14
645
No Information Provided
16,804
206
17,010
Total
84,553
663
85,216
 
 
By Medical Discipline
The totals reflect the entire membership because every member is represented with a primary medical discipline.
 
Alternative/Complementary
608
4
612
Anatomy
117
1
118
Anesthesiology
154
7
161
Animal Behavior
135
5
140
Animal Welfare
104
0
104
Association Management
23
0
23
Biochemistry
23
2
25
Biomedical Engineering
9
0
9
Business/Economics
85
3
88
Cardiology
208
7
215
Dentistry
263
3
266
Dermatology
289
3
292
Disaster Medicine
18
0
18
Ecology
6
0
6
Emergency & Critical Care
1,971
9
1,980
Endocrinology
12
1
13
Environmental Health
12
0
12
Epidemiology
287
3
290
Ethics
6
0
6
General Medicine
27,011
75
27,086
Genetics
24
0
24
Homeland Security
23
0
23
Human Animal Bond
22
1
23
Immunology
45
0
45
Insurance
7
0
7
Internal Medicine
1,863
44
1,907
Laboratory Animal Medicine
1,108
6
1,114
Law
15
1
16
Media
5
0
5
Microbiology
244
6
250
Molecular Biology
12
0
12
Mycology/Bacteriology
5
1
6
Neurology
202
5
207
Non-Medical
60
1
61
Nutrition
206
3
209
Oncology
286
4
290
Ophthalmology
358
7
365
Parasitology
91
3
94
Pathology-Anatomic
976
23
999
Pathology-Clinical
136
4
140
Pharmacology
92
1
93
Pharmacology - Clinical
30
3
33
Physiology
107
2
109
Population Medicine
70
2
72
Poultry Medicine
141
0
141
Preventive Medicine
879
11
890
Production Medicine
702
8
710
Public Health
701
13
714
Radiology
380
12
392
Shelter Medicine
330
0
330
Sports Medicine
333
0
333
Surgery
2,082
46
2,128
Theriogenology
568
16
584
Toxicology
169
2
171
Virology
46
2
48
Wildlife Medicine
100
0
100
Zoological Medicine
197
5
202
Other Professional Discipline
935
9
944
No Information Provided
39,662
299
39,961
Total
84,553
663
85,216
 
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