Kansas

Population: 2,906,721
State Rank: 34
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$85,730 36
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$23,18938
National Science Foundation$29,11430
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$16834
Total$138,20135
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical23,246$61,201
Medical Device3,482$45,477
Research, Testing, and Laboratories15,061$60,748
Overall Private Sector1,113,878$43,528
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$347,000,00038
Industry$1,446,000,00026
Universities$137,000,00031
Other$699,000,00015
Total$2,629,000,00029
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

The capabilities are enormous, a little bit of research can pay off quite a bit in the long run.
Paul D’ Addario, retinitis pigmentosa patient