As expected, data miners and analytics professionals who read KDnuggets are quite well educated,
with 32% having Ph.D. and 86% having at least MS or another graduate degree.
Of the 259 respondents, 23% were students. The breakdown is in the table below.
What is your highest education level?
PhD in CS/Math/Stats (52)
PhD in another field (30)
MD/JD or other advanced graduate degree (7)
less than a BA (8)
Regional breakdown shows that Middle East and AU/NZ have the highest percentage of PhDs.