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Section Membership Counts

The ASA membership year closes on September 30 of each year. The following table presents section membership counts (alphabetically by section) as of September 30 for the last decade.

 

Totals 21,366 23,120 24,236 25,137 24,995 26,329 25,464 27,827 27,309 28,410 28,312
Section 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Aging 484 598 603 614 606 624 605 612 620 610 580
Alcohol & Drugs 303 301 304 303 288 255 213 226 200 195 173
Altruism, Morality & Social Solidarity - - - - - 139 216 320 305 306 318
Animals & Society 197 209 208 218 176 180 167 172 149 160 154
Asia/Asian American 321 365 379 398 368 405 351 377 337 349 336
Body and Embodiment - - - - - 302 295 307 306 309 312
Children & Youth 334 418 417 413 419 433 434 447 409 441 421
Collective Behavior/Social Movements 643 708 761 857 836 825 767 874 841 839 835
Communication and Information Technology 253 301 301 307 318 317 318 323 325 375 371
Community & Urban 696 721 759 764 727 695 659 696 619 626 630
Comparative & Historical 629 693 710 741 730 765 693 708 710 810 808
Consumers and Consumption - - - - - - - - 322 310 314
Crime, Law & Deviance 658 689 701 739 701 694 624 633 612 626 574
Culture 976 1,063 1,131 1,180 1,198 1,227 1,132 1,228 1,181 1,209 1,219
Sociology of Development - - - - - - - 357 421 465 496
Disability & Society - - - - 165 235 331 308 264 209 304
Economic 614 674 717 776 780 823 836 872 823 848 808
Education 718 747 796 809 812 847 813 862 818 833 829
Emotions 259 262 288 281 278 270 262 269 274 275 263
Environment & Technology 377 365 406 419 461 478 463 473 491 516 507
Ethnomethodology 306 207 192 201 189 199 157 153 129 152 144
Evolution, Biology & Society - 157 336 245 203 183 159 158 174 167 150
Family 719 772 819 842 817 822 801 809 754 797 786
Global & Transnational Sociology - - - - - - 516 649 627 703 727
History of Sociology 179 233 234 219 212 213 207 199 199 196 198
Human Rights - - - - 251 321 290 302 321 287 297
Inequality, Poverty and Mobility - - - - - - - 545 671 751 802
International Migration 401 436 496 557 561 607 579 630 593 680 674
Labor & Labor Movements 341 371 423 429 424 415 352 393 435 431 409
Latina/o 312 337 349 346 349 378 325 351 318 373 406
Law 338 412 412 411 409 422 442 414 423 419 415
Marxist 412 407 410 408 414 401 339 343 311 306 343
Mathematical 179 196 222 212 211 225 226 231 220 216 216
Medical 1,013 1,027 1,010 1,063 1,023 1,044 1,019 1,034 1,009 1,057 1,070
Mental Health 417 425 411 433 408 410 418 457 428 447 338
Methodology 381 401 407 402 407 425 419 430 434 424 418
Organizations, Occupations & Work 948 981 1,046 1,057 1,024 1,025 944 961 996 1,022 1,004
Peace, War & Social Conflict 317 316 316 344 321 330 313 307 302 302 299
Political Economy of the World System 419 428 440 467 421 431 386 430 412 414 417
Political Sociology 656 755 771 844 834 869 786 884 858 901 869
Population 440 444 460 488 472 512 499 520 490 514 535
Race, Gender & Class 804 848 930 986 943 965 900 999 942 1,004 1,006
Racial & Ethnic Minorities 689 820 810 879 818 900 820 864 811 869 924
Rationality & Society 170 174 162 164 152 148 151 165 162 150 135
Religion 540 610 654 670 655 698 686 672 643 641 605
Science, Knowledge & Technology 413 418 467 483 495 487 477 498 496 535 582
Sex & Gender 1,044 1,072 1,149 1,210 1,165 1,231 1,122 1,190 1,119 1,174 1,135
Sexualities 367 399 434 459 458 486 442 507 485 558 538
Social Psychology 618 374 664 689 651 663 634 673 692 689 684
Sociological Practice and Public Sociology 216 214 219 232 215 334 311 332 333 328 341
Teaching & Learning 588 653 681 735 791 813 747 804 801 767 737
Theory 677 819 829 825 838 858 818 859 802 825 856