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
Pharmaceutical2,287$95,348
Medical Device5,205$91,660
Research, Testing, and Laboratories8,086$95,505
Overall Private Sector375,924$53,640
Notes: 

Source: Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), The Value of Bioscience Innovation in Growing Jobs and Improving Quality of Life 2018

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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