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Table B6. Number of Active DO Residents, by Race/Ethnicity (Alone or In Combination) and GME Specialty

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2019-20 Active Residents

The table below displays the number and percentage of 2019-20 active DO residents by race/ethnicity (alone or in combination) and specialty. "Alone or in combination" indicates those who selected a race/ethnicity category alone or in combination with another race/ethnicity response. The sum of the race/ethnicity categories may not add to the total number of residents since a resident could designate multiple race/ethnicity categories. For example, in 2019-20, two active DO residents who identified as American Indian or Alaska Native alone or in combination with any other race/ethnicity were training in Anesthesiology. Race/ethnicity data are only shown for U.S. citizens and permanent residents. The "Non-U.S. Citizen or Non-Permanent Resident" category may include residents with unknown citizenship. Data include graduates of DO-granting U.S. schools. Counts and percentages shown for specialties do not include counts and percentages for the related subspecialties. Please contact residentreport@aamc.org with any comments or questions.

Selected Finding: The distribution of active DO residents by race/ethnicity varies across specialties. Overall, 67.5% of active U.S.-citizen DO residents in 2019-20 reported White, 19.8% reported Asian, 4.3% reported Hispanic, 2.5% reported Black or African American, 0.6% reported American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.2% reported Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 7.0% of active DO residents were non-U.S. citizens in 2019-20.

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ACGME-Accredited Specialties and Subspecialties Active Residents who are Graduates of DO-granting U.S. Schools
American Indian or Alaska Native Asian Black or African American Hispanic, Latino, or of Spanish Origin Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander White Other Race/Ethnicity Unknown Race/Ethnicity Non-U.S. Citizen or Non-Permanent Resident Unduplicated Total
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent

Note: ACGME specialties and subspecialties with no active DO residents in YYYY1 were excluded.

Source: GME Track® as of GMEdate, YYYY and IND.IND_IDENT as of INDdate, YYYY.

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