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IEEE Quick Facts :
» more than 370,000 members, including more than 80,000 students, in over 160 countries;
» 319 sections in ten geographic regions worldwide;
» 1676 chapters that unite local members with similar technical interests;
» more than 1,526 student branches at colleges and universities in 80 countries;
» 39 societies and 5 technical councils representing the wide range of technical interests;
» 132 transactions, journals and magazines;
» more than 450 IEEE sponsored or cosponsored conferences worldwide each year;
» over 900 active IEEE standards and more than 400 in development.
*Data current as of 31 Dec 2006