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How Many software professional in the United States?

In my last blog, I published the following figure: One percent seems a lot.  Let’s check this: In the Bureau of Labor Statistics of May 2011, we find the following: 15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations (Major Group) Total employment = 3,406,720 … Continue reading

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One percent software professionals in advanced countries

As a rule of thumb, we may consider that about one percent of the population in advanced countries like USA are computer scientists. Can we/ Should we  go beyond this 1% level? We know that computer scientists do not directly … Continue reading

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