Nevada

Population: 2,998,039
State Rank: 33
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$32,07344
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$34740
National Science Foundation$12,05245
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$44,47344
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical4,075$50,304
Medical Device1,884$66,715
Research, Testing, and Laboratories7,326$$75,190
Overall Private Sector1,131,266$45,933
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 Nevada, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$146,000,00045
Industry$332,000,00038
Universities$34,000,00045
Other$47,000,00043
Total$559,000,00042
Notes: 

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

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

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