National Institutes of Health

 
 

NOTE: Does not include supplemental funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

Sources: NIH Office of Budget, House Committee on Appropriations.

Americans Support Increased Funding for NIH

The National Institutes of Health's (NIH) mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce illness and disability. How important is it to increase funding for NIH?

 

Source: A Research!America poll of U.S. adults conducted in partnership with Zogby Analytics in January 2015.