Table 46.

Percent of respondents applying and accepted to postdoctoral dental programs

GPR or AEGDSpecialty
% Who Applied% Accepted% Not Accepted% Being Evaluated% Withdrew% Who Applied% Accepted% Not Accepted% Being Evaluated%Withdrew
*High error rate in respondents following a survey skip pattern led to insufficient data for these fields.
1986 23.2%18.9%4.3%NANA17.9%11.5%6.4%NANA
1990 38.1%29.2%8.9%NANA21.9%14.2%7.7%NANA
1992 36.9%30.9%6.0%NANA22.3%14.5%7.8%NANA
1994 30.8%28.4%1.5%0.9%NA19.1%14.3%4.2%0.6%NA
1996 29.5%27.8%0.7%1.0%NA18.4%14.1%3.4%0.9%NA
1998 29.4%25.9%2.6%0.8%NA21.8%***NA
1999 25.6%23.6%1.5%0.5%NA16.9%13.4%3.1%0.5%NA
2000 28.6%25.5%2.1%0.9%NA17.1%13.1%3.5%0.6%NA
2001 28.8%26.2%1.0%1.6%NA22.8%15.9%0.7%6.1%NA
2002 29.9%26.4%2.2%1.4%NA24.6%17.0%6.5%1.1%NA
2003 29.4%25.8%1.7%0.8%1.2%23.6%16.6%5.6%0.7%0.7%