Oscar: Membership in 2020

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is composed of 8,469 members.

Members are divided into 17 branches.

In an effort to increase and diversify the membership, the Academy had invited in 2019 842 film professionals.

In the previous five years, there was a record of 928 inviteesĀ  in 2018; 774 in 2017; 683 in 2016; 322 in 2015; and 271 in 2014.

The Actors branch is the largest category of the Academy, consisting of 1,346 members.