South Dakota

Population: 869,666
State Rank: 46
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$23,54746
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$28242
National Science Foundation$9,76647
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$33,59647
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical266$25,203
Medical Device7,384$60,269
Research, Testing, and Laboratories1,434$65,066
Overall Private Sector339,148$38,622
Notes: 

Source: Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation, 2016

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$89,000,00049
Industry$118,000,00049
Universities$22,000,00049
Other$38,000,00047
Total$267,000,00049
Notes: 

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

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

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