Washington, DC

Population: 672,228
State Rank: --
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$193,374--
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$211,344 --
National Science Foundation$62,893--
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$3,366--
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical
Medical Device
Research, Testing, and Laboratories
Overall Private Sector
Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$2,760,000,000
Industry$153,000,000
Universities$127,000,000
Other$93,000,000
Total$3,133,000
Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

You can change the image of things to come. But you can’t do it sitting on your hands … The science community should reach out to Congress and build bridges.
The Honorable John E. Porter