South Dakota

Population: 884,659
State Rank: 46
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$24,58046
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$19247
National Science Foundation$15,06445
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$39,83647
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical114$76,763
Medical Device4,833$64,794
Research, Testing, and Laboratories1,675$63,035
Overall Private Sector353,039$43,702
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 South Dakota, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$85,000,00049
Industry$191,000,00047
Universities$24,000,00050
Other$38,000,00046
Total$338,000,00049
Notes: 

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

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

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