Facts and Figures

Posted on 12 May 2014 Views ( 1044 )

<p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">As per the surveys conducted for the year 2012-13, below are the facts and figures</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><strong><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Canada&rsquo;s social sciences and humanities research community</span></span></strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Full-time professors: 23,304<br />Full-time doctoral students: 19,446<br />Full-time master&rsquo;s students: 42,084</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><strong><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">SSHRC funding</span></span></strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Number of applications received: 12,563&nbsp;<br />Number of experts involved in peer review: 5,053&nbsp;<br />New grants, fellowships and scholarships awarded: 3,822&nbsp;<br />New partnerships with industry, government and NGOs: 445<br />Value of all grants, fellowships and scholarships supported: $337.0 million</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">SSHRC-funded research by theme (new and ongoing projects)*</span></span></p> <table class="MsoTableGrid" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">SSHRC-funded research</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Number of Projects</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Amount (in $ millions)</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Percentage of funding</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Environmental science and technologies&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">441</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$24,154,234</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">7.2%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Natural resources and energy</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">38</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$2,055,257</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">0.6%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Health and related life sciences and technologies</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">86</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$13,360,205</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">4.0%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Information and communications technology</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">545</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$21,571,398</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">6.4%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Management, business and finance</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">623</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$19,917,572</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">5.9%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Arts and culture</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">1,639</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$53,023,613</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">15.7%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Economy, employment and markets</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">674</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$29,744,415</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">8.8%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Education and learning</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">781</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$29,443,974</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">8.7%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Human development</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">605</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$22,836,549</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">6.8%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Social development</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">1,756</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$65,660,452</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">19.5%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Governance of society and institutions</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">986</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$35,236,631</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">10.5%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Other areas of research</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">500</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$20,007,590</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">5.9%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">TOTAL:</span></span></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">8,674</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">$337,011,891</span></span></p> </td> <td width="106" valign="top"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">100%</span></span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>