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

We have health challenges in this country that science will provide answers for if given the chance and we haven't given science that opportunity
Mary Woolley, President and CEO, Research!America