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

We have health challenges in this country that science will provide answers for if given the chance and we haven't given science that opportunity
Mary Woolley, President and CEO, Research!America