Nevada

Population: 3,080,156
State Rank: 32
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$40,66344
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$38341
National Science Foundation$21,53242
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$62,57843
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical4,264$48,678
Medical Device2,762$102,331
Research, Testing, and Laboratories8,188$78,420
Overall Private Sector1,216,042$48,923
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 Nevada, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$140,000,00046
Industry$443,000,00039
Universities$63,000,00043
Other$194,000,00029
Total$840,000,00041
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, National Patterns of R&D Resources, 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