Oklahoma

Population: 3,907,414
State Rank: 28
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$86,16735
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$29,46332
National Science Foundation$30,02129
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$5,68214
Total$151,33332
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical5,318$82,980
Medical Device3,208$58,725
Research, Testing, and Laboratories6,443$54,998
Overall Private Sector1,262,095$44,083
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$400,000,00036
Industry$406,000,00038
Universities$107,000,00035
Other$130,000,00036
Total$1,044,000,00039
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

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