ISA World Congress of Sociology

Congress statistics

Attendee Details

Country Female Male Grand Total Female Student
Student Total Student Total
No Yes No Yes
Japan 315 114 429 441 116 557 986 44% 23%
USA 251 76 327 202 70 272 599 55% 24%
Germany 134 82 216 144 48 192 408 53% 32%
United Kingdom 127 41 168 118 31 149 317 53% 23%
France 93 52 145 90 31 121 266 55% 31%
Australia 110 47 157 74 20 94 251 63% 27%
Brazil 93 47 140 64 24 88 228 61% 31%
India 78 8 86 94 9 103 189 46% 9%
Canada 70 29 99 70 18 88 187 53% 25%
Russia 96 10 106 58 5 63 169 63% 9%
Mexico 62 10 72 65 7 72 144 50% 12%
Sweden 56 24 80 47 13 60 140 57% 26%
Netherlands 35 18 53 55 20 75 128 41% 30%
Italy 64 8 72 50 6 56 128 56% 11%
South Korea 35 30 65 45 17 62 127 51% 37%
Taiwan 55 13 68 48 9 57 125 54% 18%
China 36 19 55 48 21 69 124 44% 32%
Spain 48 15 63 45 13 58 121 52% 23%
Finland 30 20 50 39 9 48 98 51% 30%
Switzerland 23 18 41 36 15 51 92 45% 36%
South Africa 32 10 42 39 5 44 86 49% 17%
Poland 36 8 44 31 8 39 83 53% 19%
Israel 43 4 47 24 4 28 75 63% 11%
Hong Kong 19 20 39 19 11 30 69 57% 45%
Denmark 23 7 30 32 4 36 66 45% 17%
Belgium 20 8 28 22 11 33 61 46% 31%
Nigeria 7 1 8 44 2 46 54 15% 6%
Norway 25 2 27 25 1 26 53 51% 6%
Philippines 21 15 36 10 5 15 51 71% 39%
Portugal 21 8 29 16 4 20 49 59% 24%
Turkey 18 7 25 18 3 21 46 54% 22%
Austria 15 12 27 12 6 18 45 60% 40%
Singapore 16 5 21 18 2 20 41 51% 17%
New Zealand 17 3 20 9 6 15 35 57% 26%
Chile 16 1 17 16   16 33 52% 3%
Thailand 14 1 15 13 1 14 29 52% 7%
Argentina 12 1 13 9 4 13 26 50% 19%
Greece 8 2 10 13   13 23 43% 9%
Indonesia 11 4 15 7   7 22 68% 18%
Ireland 12   12 7 2 9 21 57% 10%
Czech Republic 7 1 8 8 2 10 18 44% 17%
Lithuania 13 2 15 3   3 18 83% 11%
Hungary 8 2 10 5 1 6 16 63% 19%
Iran 3 3 6 7 3 10 16 38% 38%
Estonia 4 7 11 1 2 3 14 79% 64%
Ghana 2   2 10 1 11 13 15% 8%
Colombia 3   3 9 1 10 13 23% 8%
Ukraine 5 1 6 6   6 12 50% 8%
Malaysia 4 1 5 5 1 6 11 45% 18%
United Arab Emirates 3   3 7   7 10 30% 0%
Nepal   1 1 8   8 9 11% 11%
Pakistan 2 1 3 4 1 5 8 38% 25%
Luxembourg 3   3 4   4 7 43% 0%
Romania 3 1 4 2   2 6 67% 17%
Bangladesh 3 1 4 1 1 2 6 67% 33%
Croatia 3 1 4 1   1 5 80% 20%
Serbia 3   3 2   2 5 60% 0%
Peru 1 1 2 3   3 5 40% 20%
Slovenia 1 1 2 3   3 5 40% 20%
Bulgaria 4   4 1   1 5 80% 0%
Uruguay 2   2 2 1 3 5 40% 20%
Mongolia 1 1 2 1 1 2 4 50% 50%
Kazakhstan 2 1 3 1   1 4 75% 25%
Cyprus 1   1 3   3 4 25% 0%
PR 4   4       4 100% 0%
Saudi Arabia 2   2 2   2 4 50% 0%
Cameroon       1 2 3 3 0% 67%
England   2 2   1 1 3 67% 100%
Egypt 1 1 2 1   1 3 67% 33%
Trinidad and Tobago 2   2 1   1 3 67% 0%
Montenegro       1 2 3 3 0% 67%
Latvia 2   2 1   1 3 67% 0%
Venezuela 1 1 2 1   1 3 67% 33%
Lebanon 1 1 2 1   1 3 67% 33%
Albania 1   1 2   2 3 33% 0%
Kosovo       2   2 2 0% 0%
Burkina Faso 1   1 1   1 2 50% 0%
Azerbaijan 1   1 1   1 2 50% 0%
Georgia   1 1 1   1 2 50% 50%
Vietnam   1 1   1 1 2 50% 100%
Jamaica 1   1 1   1 2 50% 0%
Uganda 1   1   1 1 2 50% 50%
Costa Rica 1   1 1   1 2 50% 0%
Sri Lanka       2   2 2 0% 0%
Palestine   1 1       1 100% 100%
Belarus 1   1       1 100% 0%
Cote d'Ivoire       1   1 1 0% 0%
Mali       1   1 1 0% 0%
Senegal       1   1 1 0% 0%
Gabon       1   1 1 0% 0%
Tunisia 1   1       1 100% 0%
Uzbekistan       1   1 1 0% 0%
Scotland   1 1       1 100% 100%
Bosnia 1   1       1 100% 0%
Zimbabwe       1   1 1 0% 0%
Ecuador 1   1       1 100% 0%
Kyrgyzstan       1   1 1 0% 0%
Qatar       1   1 1 0% 0%
Sudan       1   1 1 0% 0%
Macau       1   1 1 0% 0%
Guatemala       1   1 1 0% 0%
Macedonia       1   1 1 0% 0%
Kenya       1   1 1 0% 0%
Liberia       1   1 1 0% 0%
Grand Total 2301 835 3136 2348 603 2951 6087 52% 24%

Authors breakdown by Research Committee or Group

Registered Attendees Female Male Grand Total Percent female Percent student
Student Female Total Student Male Total
No Yes No Yes
RC32 Women in Society 219 59 278 39 11 50 328 85% 21%
RC04 Sociology of Education 139 39 178 120 18 138 316 56% 18%
RC06 Family Research 173 44 217 61 11 72 289 75% 19%
RC24 Environment and Society 100 23 123 117 24 141 264 47% 18%
RC21 Regional and Urban Development 79 40 119 97 29 126 245 49% 28%
RC15 Sociology of Health 119 37 156 68 19 87 243 64% 23%
RC02 Economy and Society 75 21 96 110 34 144 240 40% 23%
RC31 Sociology of Migration 99 41 140 76 21 97 237 59% 26%
RC19 Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy 100 23 123 83 15 98 221 56% 17%
RC05 Racism, Nationalism and Ethnic Relations 98 41 139 56 21 77 216 64% 29%
RC34 Sociology of Youth 85 32 117 78 13 91 208 56% 22%
RC11 Sociology of Aging 111 20 131 64 11 75 206 64% 15%
RC07 Futures Research 62 25 87 95 14 109 196 44% 20%
RC48 Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change 68 19 87 78 18 96 183 48% 20%
RC28 Social Stratification 62 24 86 79 17 96 182 47% 23%
RC23 Sociology of Science and Technology 63 13 76 82 16 98 174 44% 17%
RC22 Sociology of Religion 54 22 76 71 19 90 166 46% 25%
RC44 Labour Movements 71 28 99 51 16 67 166 60% 27%
RC47 Social Classes and Social Movements 48 27 75 68 18 86 161 47% 28%
RC16 Sociological Theory 39 12 51 91 17 108 159 32% 18%
RC14 Sociology of Communication, Knowledge and Culture 57 22 79 57 19 76 155 51% 26%
RC30 Sociology of Work 62 12 74 62 17 79 153 48% 19%
RC52 Sociology of Professional Groups 62 20 82 58 8 66 148 55% 19%
TG04 Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty 34 22 56 60 22 82 138 41% 32%
RC09 Social Transformations and Sociology of Development 46 12 58 59 15 74 132 44% 20%
RC33 Logic and Methodology in Sociology 44 11 55 63 12 75 130 42% 18%
RC39 Sociology of Disasters 51 19 70 50 8 58 128 55% 21%
RC41 Sociology of Population 51 13 64 46 17 63 127 50% 24%
RC13 Sociology of Leisure 58 10 68 49 8 57 125 54% 14%
RC08 History of Sociology 28 5 33 71 6 77 110 30% 10%
RC18 Political Sociology 36 14 50 39 15 54 104 48% 28%
RC20 Comparative Sociology 29 5 34 59 10 69 103 33% 15%
RC25 Language and Society 44 15 59 38 4 42 101 58% 19%
WG03 Visual Sociology 50 18 68 19 8 27 95 72% 27%
RC38 Biography and Society 52 14 66 15 13 28 94 70% 29%
TG03 Human Rights and Global Justice 42 8 50 35 8 43 93 54% 17%
RC43 Housing and Built Environment 35 8 43 33 14 47 90 48% 24%
RC53 Sociology of Childhood 46 23 69 17 3 20 89 78% 29%
WG02 Historical and Comparative Sociology 32 10 42 40 7 47 89 47% 19%
RC55 Social Indicators 30 10 40 40 9 49 89 45% 21%
RC17 Sociology of Organizations 30 4 34 44 10 54 88 39% 16%
RC10 Participation, Organizational Democracy and Self-Management 34 6 40 40 8 48 88 45% 16%
RC54 The Body in the Social Sciences 39 16 55 26 6 32 87 63% 25%
RC40 Sociology of Agriculture and Food 31 9 40 40 6 46 86 47% 17%
RC01 Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution 21 12 33 38 13 51 84 39% 30%
RC37 Sociology of Arts 37 13 50 24 10 34 84 60% 27%
RC50 International Tourism 29 10 39 28 8 36 75 52% 24%
RC03 Community Research 18 11 29 34 11 45 74 39% 30%
RC12 Sociology of Law 19 9 28 39 5 44 72 39% 19%
RC42 Social Psychology 29 9 38 21 8 29 67 57% 25%
RC49 Mental Health and Illness 28 11 39 21 6 27 66 59% 26%
RC29 Deviance and Social Control 19 10 29 29 7 36 65 45% 26%
RC35 Conceptual and Terminological Analysis 11 3 14 41 9 50 64 22% 19%
RC45 Rational Choice 11 2 13 41 10 51 64 20% 19%
WG01 Sociology on Local-Global Relations 28 7 35 19 5 24 59 59% 20%
RC27 Sociology of Sport 21 4 25 22 11 33 58 43% 26%
RC46 Clinical Sociology 15 6 21 29 3 32 53 40% 17%
RC51 Sociocybernetics 9 4 13 30 9 39 52 25% 25%
TG07 Senses and Society 20 7 27 13 6 19 46 59% 28%
RC36 Alienation Theory and Research 17 8 25 16 5 21 46 54% 28%
TG06 Institutional Ethnography 17 9 26 12 2 14 40 65% 28%
RC26 Sociotechnics, Sociological Practice 14 4 18 21   21 39 46% 10%
WG05 Famine and Society 11 4 15 18   18 33 45% 12%
Other Sesions 245 104 349 323 95 418 767 46% 26%
Grand Total 3516 1143 4659 3464 841 4305 8964    

NOTE: Grand totals will exceed the number of registered attendees because of their participation in multiple committees/groups

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