Maine

Population: 1,344,212
State Rank: 42
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$11,95436
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$34442
National Science Foundation$22,28140
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$134,57936
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical9,508$113,376
Medical Device2,668$49,947
Research, Testing, and Laboratories6,294$56,497
Overall Private Sector519,516$44,925
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 Maine, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$175,000,00042
Industry$262,000,00043
Universities$38,000,00047
Other$39,000,00044
Total$514,000,00045
Notes: 

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

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

Funding research gives all of us a better chance of living a healthier life.
Pam Hirata, heart disease survivor