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
Pharmaceutical113$67,486
Medical Device4,165$62,840
Research, Testing, and Laboratories1,729$55,950
Overall Private Sector347,533$41,127
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 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

Without research, there is no hope.
The Honorable Paul G. Rogers