Maine

Population: 1,329,453
State Rank: 42
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$84,10937
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$18,69943
National Science Foundation$14,56339
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$117,37137
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical17,657$99,753
Medical Device4,252$47,104
Research, Testing, and Laboratories7,280$51,760
Overall Private Sector494,701$39,958
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$217,000,00041
Industry$236,000,00043
Universities$33,000,00046
Other$46,000,00044
Total$532,000,00045
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