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Table 2 Number and percent of males (total = 268) and females (total = 149) with their most recent employment in the different categories.

From: Careers of an elite cohort of U.S. basic life science postdoctoral fellows and the influence of their mentor's citation record

Most Recent Position: 2000 - 2009 Male Female
No scientific pubs after 1999 24 8.96% 33 22.1% (p < .005)
   No position found 20 7.46% 32 21.4% (p < .001)
   Journalism, Law, etc. 4 1.49% 1 0.671% (NS)
Industry 91 33.9% 33 22.1% (p = .012)
College not tenured 4 1.49% 2 1.34% (NS)
College tenured 13 4.85% 4 2.68% (NS)
Researcher - not independent 45 16.8% 40 26.8 (p = .015)
Research institute group leader 12 4.47% 3 2% (NS)
University tenured 78 29.1% 34 22.8% (NS)
  1. The p value indicates the significance difference between males and females (chi square).