Interesting unemployment statistics

It would be interesting to see the numbers normailzed for other factors, like all the years spent as indentured grad students. 

Sci/tech doctorate protects you from unemployment – in the US • The Register

Among science/engineering/health doctorate holders, the lowest unemployment rate was among specialists in mathematics and statistics, just 1 per cent of whom were unemployed. The next best field to be in was computing and IT, whose PhDs saw just 1.1 per cent unemployment. The highest sci/eng/health unemployment was seen among US physical-sciences PhDs, 2.4 per cent of whom were jobless.

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