New Mexico

Population: 2,096,829
State Rank: 36
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$97,80237
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$29743
National Science Foundation$27,07535
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$38734
Total $125,56237
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical2,164$52,040
Medical Device1,539$59,464
Research, Testing, and Laboratories10,221$78,939
Overall Private Sector645,049$43,783
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 New Mexico, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$5,899,000,0004
Industry$303,000,00040
Universities$77,000,00040
Other$306,000,00025
Total$6,585,000,00023
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, National Patterns of R&D Resources, 2018

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