Maine

Population: 1,335,907
State Rank: 42
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$89,54437
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$15748
National Science Foundation$14,95943
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$104,66037
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical17,657$99,753
Medical Device4,252$47,104
Research, Testing, and Laboratories7,280$51,760
Overall Private Sector494,701$39,958
Notes: 

Source: Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation, 2016

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$177,000,00042
Industry$262,000,00041
Universities$28,000,00046
Other$38,000,00046
Total$505,000,00044
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