Record-Breaking Membership

2009 membership numbers highest ever

8 March 2010

IEEE set its all-time record for membership in 2009, ending the year with 397 001 members. This represents an increase of 14 601 members, or 2.6 percent compared with 2008. Student membership totaled 58 914, an increase of 4826, or 9 percent, over 2008. Graduate student membership, which grew in all 10 regions, showed the most growth, totaling 38 261 members, or 23 percent more than the year before.

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