Missouri

Population: 6,113,532
State Rank: 18
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$537,83414
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$2,96726
National Science Foundation$43,63826
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$3,10818
Total$587,54616
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical29,531$84,741
Medical Device7,955$61,550
Research, Testing, and Laboratories23,637$80,693
Overall Private Sector2,340,646$46,564
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 Missouri, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$877,000,00025
Industry$3,808,000,00020
Universities$276,000,00023
Other$105,000,00036
Total$5,066,000,00024
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2018

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