COF Demographics

AGU Fellows Demographic Profile*


Gender Number of Living AGU Fellows
Men 1,227
Women 154
Geographic Region Number of Living AGU Fellows
United States & Territories 1,072
Western Europe 184
Southeast Asia 4
Western Pacific 74
Canada 36
North Africa & Middle East 6
Eastern Europe 2
Latin America & Caribbean 3
Central & South Africa 0
Age Number of Living AGU Fellows
Under 25 0
25-34 3
35-44 29
45-54 113
55-64 371
65-74 482
75+ 368
Unreported 15
Sections and Focus Groups Number of Living AGU Fellows
Atmospheric Sciences 166
Ocean Sciences 162
Space Physics and Aeronomy 141
Hydrology 138
Volcanology, Geochemistry, and Petrology 126
Seismology 118
Tectonophysics 96
Planetary Sciences 85
Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism 64
Biogeosciences 58
Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology 48
Geodesy 41
Mineral and Rock Physics 34
Global Environmental Change 26
Cryosphere Sciences 23
Earth and Planetary Surface Processes 20
Study of the Earth’s Deep Interior 12
Atmospheric and Space Electricity 6
Nonlinear Geophysics 4
Near Surface Geophysics 1
Natural Hazards 1
Earth and Space Science Informatics 1
None Selected 10
* September 2016 Data