Kansas

Population: 2,913,314
State Rank: 35
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$118,45534
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$19444
National Science Foundation$33,19930
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$27635
Total$152,12434
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical10,839$69,720
Medical Device2,031$51,080
Research, Testing, and Laboratories13,391$67,127
Overall Private Sector1,139,221$47,376
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 Kansas, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$280,000,00039
Industry$1,547,000,00026
Universities$174,000,00030
Other$813,000,00015
Total$2,814,000,00029
Notes: 

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

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