Indiana

Population: 6,732,219
State Rank: 17
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$324,24124
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$86834
National Science Foundation$131,29511
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$2,23521
Total$458,67022
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical$154,225
Medical Device$68,291
Research, Testing, and Laboratories$86,541
Overall Private Sector
Notes: 

Source: TEConomy and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), The Bioscience Economy: Propelling Life-Saving Treatments, Supporting State & Local Communities 2020

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$795,000,00025
Industry$5,476,000,00015
Universities$508,000,00013
Other$1,004,000,00014
Total$7,783,000,00019
Notes: 

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

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

Without continued support for health research, many of the most promising young scientists, their ideas and a myriad of potentially life-changing scientific breakthroughs will vanish into oblivion.
Paul Marinec, PhD; University of California San Francisco