Division Profiles By Division

Following are tables of membership statistics for each APA division. The tables cover demographics, educational characteristics, current major fields and membership characteristics for associates, members and fellows. These data are not available for affiliates.

If you have questions, or would like to access older profiles (available through 2005), please contact the APA Center for Workforce Studies.

You can also find data on APA memberships.

  1. Society for General Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 242KB) | 2015 (PDF, 241KB) | 2014 (PDF, 117KB) | 2013 (PDF, 98KB) | 2012

  2. Society for the Teaching of Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 236KB) | 2015 (PDF, 269KB) | 2014 (PDF, 175KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012

  3. Society for Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Science
    2016 (PDF, 227KB) | 2015 (PDF, 278KB) | 2014 (PDF, 163KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  4. Division for Quantitative and Qualitative Methods 
    2016 (PDF, 177KB) | 2015 (PDF, 229KB) | 2014 (PDF, 176KB) | 2013 (PDF, 98KB) | 2012 

  5. Society for Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 227KB) | 2015 (PDF, 216KB) | 2014 (PDF, 164KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  6. Developmental Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 231KB) | 2015 (PDF, 225KB) | 2014 (PDF, 169KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012 

  7. Society for Personality and Social Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 241KB) | 2015 (PDF, 279KB) | 2014 (PDF, 177KB) | 2013 (PDF, 99KB) | 2012 

  8. Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI)
    2016 (PDF, 237KB) | 2015 (PDF, 271KB) | 2014 (PDF, 175KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012 

  9. Society for the Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts
    2016 (PDF, 228KB) | 2015 (PDF, 253KB) | 2014 (PDF, 164KB) | 2013 (PDF, 96KB) | 2012  

  10. Society of Clinical Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 231KB) | 2014 (PDF, 173KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012 

  11. Society of Consulting Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 230KB) | 2015 (PDF, 300KB) | 2014 (PDF, 169KB) | 2013 (PDF, 95KB) | 2012  

  12. Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 234KB) | 2015 (PDF, 345KB) | 2014 (PDF, 173KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012 

  13. Educational Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 235KB) | 2015 (PDF, 303KB) | 2014 (PDF, 171KB) | 2013 (PDF, 95KB) | 2012  

  14. School Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 300KB) | 2014 (PDF, 170KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012  

  15. Society of Counseling Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 303KB) | 2014 (PDF, 171KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012 

  16. Psychologists in Public Service
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 335KB) | 2014 (PDF, 166KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012  

  17. Military Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 237KB) | 2015 (PDF, 343KB) | 2014 (PDF, 170KB) | 2013 (PDF, 95KB) | 2012 

  18. Adult Development and Aging
    2016 (PDF, 240KB) | 2015 (PDF, 236KB) | 2014 (PDF, 177KB) | 2013 (PDF, 96KB) | 2012  

  19. Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 237KB) | 2015 (PDF, 75KB) | 2014 (PDF, 151KB) | 2013 (PDF, 85KB) | 2012  

  20. Rehabilitation Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 230KB) | 2015 (PDF, 94KB) | 2014 (PDF, 170KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012  

  21. Society for Consumer Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 211KB) | 2015 (PDF, 72KB) | 2014 (PDF, 151KB) | 2013 (PDF, 85KB) | 2012 

  22. Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 227KB) | 2015 (PDF, 92KB) | 2014 (PDF, 160KB) | 2013 (PDF, 83KB) | 2012 

  23. Behavior Analysis
    2016 (PDF, 230KB) | 2015 (PDF, 93KB) | 2014 (PDF, 169KB) | 2013 (PDF, 93KB) | 2012 

  24. Society for the History of Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 225KB) | 2015 (PDF, 91KB) | 2014 (PDF, 164KB) | 2013 (PDF, 91KB) | 2012  

  25. Society for Community Research and Action: Division of Community Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 218KB) | 2015 (PDF, 90KB) | 2014 (PDF, 164KB) | 2013 (PDF, 86KB) | 2012  

  26. Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse
    2016 (PDF, 229KB) | 2015 (PDF, 92KB) | 2014 (PDF, 166KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  27. Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy
    2016 (PDF, 235KB) | 2015 (PDF, 98KB) | 2014 (PDF, 174KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012  

  28. Society of Psychological Hypnosis
    2016 (PDF, 229KB) | 2015 (PDF, 93KB) | 2014 (PDF, 169KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012  

  29. State, Provincial and Territorial Psychological Association Affairs
    2016 (PDF, 215KB) | 2015 (PDF, 78KB) | 2014 (PDF, 157KB) | 2013 (PDF, 87KB) | 2012 

  30. Society for Humanistic Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 226KB) | 2015 (PDF, 91KB) | 2014 (PDF, 162KB) | 2013 (PDF, 90KB) | 2012  

  31. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities/Autism Spectrum Disorder
    2016 (PDF, 228KB) | 2015 (PDF, 93KB) | 2014 (PDF, 168KB) | 2013 (PDF, 96KB) | 2012  

  32. Society for Environmental, Population and Conservation Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 218KB) | 2015 (PDF, 90KB) | 2014 (PDF, 162KB) | 2013 (PDF, 91KB) | 2012  

  33. Society for the Psychology of Women
    2016 (PDF, 242KB) | 2015 (PDF, 100KB) | 2014 (PDF, 178KB) | 2013 (PDF, 99KB) | 2012 

  34. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality
    2016 (PDF, 232KB) | 2015 (PDF, 95KB) | 2014 (PDF, 172KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012  

  35. Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice
    2016 (PDF, 227KB) | 2015 (PDF, 92KB) | 2014 (PDF, 167KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012  

  36. Society for Health Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 239KB) | 2015 (PDF, 98KB) | 2014 (PDF, 176KB) | 2013 (PDF, 99KB) | 2012 

  37. Psychoanalysis
    2016 (PDF, 225KB) | 2015 (PDF, 280KB) | 2014 (PDF, 166KB) | 2013 (PDF, 90KB) | 2012  

  38. Society for Clinical Neuropsychology
    2016 (PDF, 238KB) | 2015 (PDF, 266KB) | 2014 (PDF, 176KB) | 2013 (PDF, 97KB) | 2012 

  39. American Psychology-Law Society
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 257KB) | 2014 (PDF, 173KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012 

  40. Psychologists in Independent Practice
    2016 (PDF, 231KB) | 2015 (PDF, 292KB) | 2014 (PDF, 172KB) | 2013 (PDF, 96KB) | 2012 

  41. Society for Couple and Family Psychology 
    2016 (PDF, 228KB) | 2015 (PDF, 245KB) | 2014 (PDF, 168KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012  

  42. Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues
    2016 (PDF, 235KB) | 2015 (PDF, 303KB) | 2014 (PDF, 171KB) | 2013 (PDF, 93KB) | 2012 

  43. Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race
    2016 (PDF, 232KB) | 2015 (PDF, 287KB) | 2014 (PDF, 172KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012 

  44. Society for Media Psychology and Technology
    2016 (PDF, 225KB) | 2015 (PDF, 243KB) | 2014 (PDF, 163KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  45. Society for Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 232KB) | 2015 (PDF, 246KB) | 2014 (PDF, 168KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  46. Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict and Violence: Peace Psychology Division
    2016 (PDF, 225KB) | 2015 (PDF, 279KB) | 2014 (PDF, 165KB) | 2013 (PDF, 92KB) | 2012 

  47. Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy
    2016 (PDF, 222KB) | 2015 (PDF, 236KB) | 2014 (PDF, 161KB) | 2013 (PDF, 88KB) | 2012 

  48. Society of Addiction Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 233KB) | 2015 (PDF, 254KB) | 2014 (PDF, 170KB) | 2013 (PDF, 94KB) | 2012 

  49. Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity
    2016 (PDF, 219KB) | 2015 (PDF, 273KB) | 2014 (PDF, 159KB) | 2013 (PDF, 89KB) | 2012 

  50. International Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 236KB) | 2015 (PDF, 252KB) | 2014 (PDF, 172KB) | 2013 (PDF, 95KB) | 2012  

  51. Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 226KB) | 2015 (PDF, 243KB) | 2014 (PDF, 164KB) | 2013 (PDF, 91KB) | 2012 

  52. Society of Pediatric Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 220KB) | 2015 (PDF, 234KB) | 2014 (PDF, 162KB) | 2013 (PDF, 89KB) | 2012 

  53. American Society for the Advancement of Pharmacotherapy
    2016 (PDF, 222KB) | 2015 (PDF, 243KB) | 2014 (PDF, 163KB) | 2013 (PDF, 91KB) | 2012 

  54. Trauma Psychology
    2016 (PDF, 230KB) | 2015 (PDF, 252KB) | 2014 (PDF, 170KB) | 2013 (PDF, 95KB) | 2012 


    (Formed in 2006, no data before 2007.)

Note: there is no Div. 4 or Div. 11. See A Chronological History of Divisions for more details.