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Trend Data for Registered Nurse Workforce 2004 - 2012

Licensed working RNs by year, license type, and Highest Degree

2012

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Count 2012 40,520 2,766  37,754   2,738 20,221 13,486 3,653 228 194
Percent of total   6.8 93.2   6.8 49.9 33.3 9.0 0.6 0.5
Difference 2012 - 2010 1,714 173 1,541   -501 422 1,246 375 45 127
Percent Change  4.0 7.0 4.0   -15.5 2.1 10.2 11.4 24.6 186.6

 

2010

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Count 2010 38,806 2,593 36,213   3,239 19,799 12,240 3,278 183 67
Percent of total   6.7 93.3   8.3 51.0 31.5 8.4  0.5 0.2
Difference 2010 - 2008 2,866 340 2,526   272  1,146 1,434 490 9 59
Percent Change 8.0 15.0 7.0    -8.0 6.0 13.0 18.0 5.0 738.0

 

2008

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Count 2008 35,940 2,253 33,687   3,511 18,653 10,806 2,788 174 8
Percent of total   6.3 93.7   9.8 51.9 30.1 7.8 0.5 0.0
Difference 2008 - 2006  2,095 283 1,812   -276 1,085 958 326 1 1
Percent Change 6.0 14.0 6.0   -7.0 6.0 10.0 13.0 1.0 14.0

 

2006

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Count 2006 33,845 1,970 31,875   3,787 17,568  9,848 2,462 173 7
Percent of total   5.8 94.2   11.2  51.9  29.1 7.3 0.5 0.0
Difference 2006 - 2004  1,526 313 1,213   -378 1,016 356 540 -6 -2
Percent Change 5.0 19.0  4.0   -9.0 6.0 4.0 28.0 -3.0 -22.0

 

2004

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Count 2004 32,319 1,657 30,662   4,165 16,552 9,492 1,922 179 9
Percent of total   5.1 94.9   12.9 51.2 29.4 5.9 0.6 0.0

 


Summary Difference 2004 - 2012

  Total APRN RN   Diploma Associate Baccalaureate Masters Doctorate Unknown
Difference 2012 - 2004 8,201 1,109 7,092   -1,427 3,669 3,994 1,731 49 185
Percent of total 25.38 66.93 23.13   -34.26 22.17 42.08 90.06 27.37 2055.56

 

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