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WICS has put together the following information to compare the ratio of female to male students over the years for undergraduates, graduates (master's and PhD), and faculty.

Undergraduate students

Graph of Undergraduate Students

Year Waterloo Canada
2001-02 18.8  
2002-03 17.7  
2003-04 15.7  
2004-05 13.9  
2005-06 13.5  
2006-07 12.3  
2007-08 12.5  
2008-09 11.8 13.6 (CAUT)
2009-10 11.6  
2010-11 11.9  
2011-12 12.0  

Graduate students

  • Master's level

Female Master's Students By Year

Year Waterloo Canada
2001-02 23.1 29.6
2002-03 23.8  
2003-04 24.0 26.3
2004-05 22.5  
2005-06 20.9 22.1
2006-07 14.5  
2007-08 12.7 21.9 (CAUT)
2008-09 17.2 20.6 (CAUT)
2009-10 21.0  
2010-11 19.0  

2011-12

17.0  
  • PhD level

Ph D students

Year Waterloo Canada
2001-02 18.4 24.5
2002-03 18.2  
2003-04 21.3 24.8
2004-05 21.5  
2005-06 22.5 22.5
2006-07 22.0  
2007-08 7.6 (source?) 21.4 (CAUT)
2008-09 5.4 (source?) 20.5 (CAUT)
2009-10 21.0  
2010-11 20.0  
2011-12 17.0  

Faculty members

Graph of Female Faculty 2007 vs. 20112007-2008

Rank Waterloo Canada
Full 3/23 (13%) 9.6%
Associate 5/34 (13%) 19.2%
Assistant 1/14 (7%) 18.3%
Lecturer 4/7 (57%) 27.6%

2011-2012

Rank Waterloo
Full 3/26 (11.5%)
Associate 6/38 (15.9%)
Assistant 0/4 (0%)
Lecturer 2/9 (22%)