Nebraska

Population: 1,929,268
State Rank: 37
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$122,79932
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$2,24930
National Science Foundation$26,14832
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$151,19638
Notes: 

All data from FY 2018

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical7,287$70,427
Medical Device10,314$55,814
Research, Testing, and Laboratories4,365$64,762
Overall Private Sector807,601$43,104
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 Nebraska, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$239,000,00040
Industry$562,000,00036
Universities$209,000,00026
Other$67,000,00041
Total$1,077,000,00038
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