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
Pharmaceutical57,969$88,693
Medical Device11,891$56,698
Research, Testing, and Laboratories23,895$72,110
Overall Private Sector2,250,961$44,697
Notes: 

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

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

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