Missouri

Population: 6,076,204
State Rank: 18
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$471,59715
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$46,99822
National Science Foundation$35,39226
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$3,10221
Total$557,08916
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical57,969$88,693
Medical Device11,891$56,698
Research, Testing, and Laboratories23,895$72,110
Overall Private Sector2,250,961$44,697
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$801,000,00028
Industry$3,282,000,00021
Universities$251,000,00017
Other$201,000,00032
Total$8,235,000,00016
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