Kansas

Population: 2,911,505
State Rank: 35
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$115,76533
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$54736
National Science Foundation$108,76929
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$7034
Total$225,15137
Notes: 

All data from FY 2018

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

Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
Abraham Lincoln