Oregon

Population: 4,024,634
State Rank: 27
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$288,57521
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$44,68424
National Science Foundation$61,72520
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$6,95413
Total$401,93821
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical8,556$57,449
Medical Device18,897$70,789
Research, Testing, and Laboratories11,449$70,929
Overall Private Sector1,453,935$45,898
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$717,000,00030
Industry$4,873,000,00015
Universities$73,000,00037
Other$367,000,00026
Total$6,031,000,00021
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana