Oklahoma

Population: 3,956,971
State Rank: 28
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$118,43635
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$84135
National Science Foundation$25,51439
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0--
Total$144,79135
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical2,866$86,813
Medical Device2,220$64,101
Research, Testing, and Laboratories7,392$57,367
Overall Private Sector1,285,249$46,773
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 Oklahoma, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$406,000,00035
Industry$812,000,00033
Universities$189,000,00027
Other$108,000,00037
Total$1,515,000,00035
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