Kansas

Population: 2,913,123
State Rank: 35
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$101,79434
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$50736
National Science Foundation$32,47329
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$7036
Total$134,84334
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical12,905$66,577
Medical Device2,076$49,429
Research, Testing, and Laboratories12,737$64,044
Overall Private Sector1,129,292$44,768
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 Kansas, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$283,000,00038
Industry$1,566,000,00027
Universities$179,000,00029
Other$683,000,00017
Total$2,711,000,00030
Notes: 

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

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

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana