The age structure of the scientific and pedagogical staff: data from the regions of Russia

  • Iuliia S. Pinkovetskaia Ulyanovsk State University, Ulyanovsk, Russia.


The purpose of our study was to evaluate the indicators characterizing the age structure of the scientific and pedagogical staff of universities and other higher educational institutions in the regions of Russia. In the course of the work, the indicators characterizing the specific weights of teachers belonging to five age groups from 25 to 34 years, from 35 to 44 years, from 45 to 54 years, from 55 to 64 years and over 65 years in the total number of teachers working in higher education institutes were evaluated. The study used official statistical information for 82 regions of Russia. We used the density functions of the normal distribution as models. The results of the research allowed us to draw conclusions: the largest number (more than a quarter) of teachers was observed in the group from 35 to 44 years; 24% of teachers were aged from 45 to 54 years; 20% of teachers were slightly older. The least number of teachers was observed in the age groups over 65 years and from 25 to 34 years. The proposed methodological approach and the results obtained have originality and scientific novelty, since the assessment of regional features of the age structure of scientific and pedagogical personnel in the regions of Russia has not been carried out before.

Biografia do Autor

Iuliia S. Pinkovetskaia , Ulyanovsk State University, Ulyanovsk, Russia.


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Pinkovetskaia , I. S. (2021). The age structure of the scientific and pedagogical staff: data from the regions of Russia. Revista Tempos E Espaços Em Educação, 14(33), e16491.
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