Delaware

Population: 973,764
State Rank: 45
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$52,91741
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$13649
National Science Foundation$27,36834
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$80,42139
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical1,242$96,300
Medical Device5,877$98,815
Research, Testing, and Laboratories7,078$137,691
Overall Private Sector384,365$56,721
Notes: 

Source: TEConomy and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), The Bioscience Economy: Propelling Life-Saving Treatments, Supporting State & Local Communities 202

 

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$152,000,00044
Industry$1,450,000,00028
Universities$45,000,00046
Other$611,000,00019
Total$2,258,000,00032
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, National Patterns of R&D Resources, 2018

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