Texas

Population: 27,429,639
State Rank: 2
Source: 

U.S. Census Bureau

Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,004,4127
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$167,7724
National Science Foundation$194,1315
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$7,9539
Total$1,374,2686
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical126,240$103,113
Medical Device49,521$70,554
Research, Testing, and Laboratories66,569$74,581
Overall Private Sector9,589,897$54,223
Source: 

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

United for Medical Research's 2016 study, shows that in 2015 NIH invested $1.004 billion in Texas, supporting 21,535 jobs.

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$4,284,000,0007
Industry$12,859,000,0006
Universities$985,000,0003
Other$2,544,000,0003
Total$20,673,000,0003
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