Table 30.

Graduates’ practice location plans

Practice Location2003
Metropolitan area with a population of 2.5 million or more17.1%
Metropolitan area with 1 million to 2,499,999 population18.2%
Metropolitan area with 100,000 to 999,999 population24.6%
Metropolitan area with 50,000 to 99,999 population11.8%
Urban/suburban area with 25,000 to 49,999 population18.4%
Urban/suburban area with 10,000 to 24,999 population5.8%
Urban/rural area with less than 10,000 population4.2%