Idaho

Population: 1,716,943
State Rank: 39
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$14,11149
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$27543
National Science Foundation$17,11341
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$31,49948
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical3,015$49,842
Medical Device1,340$44,702
Research, Testing, and Laboratories9,110$79,698
Overall Private Sector534,522$37,945
Notes: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$586,000,00031
Industry$1,307,000,00029
Universities$28,000,00047
Other$295,000,00025
Total$2,216,000,00033
Notes: 

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

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

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The Honorable John E. Porter