New Mexico

Population: 2,088,070
State Rank: 36
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$100,26835
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$2,57728
National Science Foundation$25,89434
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$39732
Total $129,13635
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical1,981$52,932
Medical Device1,399$57,000
Research, Testing, and Laboratories9,867$74,941
Overall Private Sector627,394$41,058
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 New Mexico, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$5,552,000,0006
Industry$263,000,00040
Universities$80,000,00037
Other$171,000,00030
Total$6,066,000,00023
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