Delaware

Population: 961,939
State Rank: 45
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$43,88642
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$13649
National Science Foundation$18,36839
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$62,39041
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical5,351$87,856
Medical Device7,772$85,825
Research, Testing, and Laboratories10,109$115,476
Overall Private Sector362,244$53,251
Notes: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$149,000,00044
Industry$2,055,000,00025
Universities$42,000,00044
Other$636,000,00018
Total$2,882,000,00028
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2018

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