Idaho

Population: 1,652,828
State Rank: 39
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$10,51949
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$16,29746
National Science Foundation$14,28941
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$41,10547
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical3,015$49,842
Medical Device1,340$44,702
Research, Testing, and Laboratories9,110$79,698
Overall Private Sector534,522$37,945
Source: 

Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation, 2016

For more information about research investments in Idaho, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$706,000,00031
Industry$833,000,00030
Universities$27,000,00047
Other$283,000,00027
Total$1,850,000,00033
Notes: 

*Other: Non-profit, non-federal, other government

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

Without research, there is no hope.
The Honorable Paul G. Rogers