Federal R&D Obligations to Universities and Colleges by State, FY 20002004

Source:Survey of Federal Science and Engineering Support to Universities, Colleges, and Nonprofit Institutions, FY 2004, Division of Science Resources Statistics, National Science Foundation, http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/nsf07316/ (Table 5)

Note: Total includes American Samoa, Guam, Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the Virgin Islands. Dollars are in thousands.

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2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
5-Year Change
State
$
Rank
$
Rank
$
Rank
$
Rank
$
Rank
%
Rank
Alabama
280,642
20
311,538
19
361,373
19
343,766
21
326,075
22
16.2
50
Alaska
50,961
43
72,694
40
70,385
42
74,250
43
77,972
42
53
7
Arizona
214,768
25
226,765
26
249,994
25
260,208
26
290,624
24
35.3
33
Arkansas
64,331
39
68,234
42
73,232
41
75,952
41
83,045
40
29.1
42
California
2,517,086
1
2,697,229
1
2,951,472
1
3,193,421
1
3,458,540
1
37.4
26
Colorado
441,435
12
476,803
13
494,898
14
523,145
14
569,159
12
28.9
43
Connecticut
330,699
17
360,442
17
405,423
17
439,972
17
460,469
17
39.2
22
Delaware
46,158
45
44,173
46
54,152
47
67,016
45
59,642
47
29.2
41
District of Columbia
161,206
28
204,379
27
205,656
28
172,342
30
188,247
29
16.8
49
Florida
415,928
13
483,123
12
531,146
12
541,132
13
535,443
14
28.7
44
Georgia
340,688
16
398,573
15
445,152
15
483,676
15
508,349
15
49.2
9
Hawaii
81,332
37
101,153
36
132,132
33
146,697
33
169,376
32
108.3
1
Idaho
28,560
49
27,900
50
35,758
49
42,471
49
38,222
49
33.8
36
Illinois
617,106
8
713,052
8
745,840
8
875,051
8
893,052
8
44.7
14
Indiana
248,253
22
267,126
23
283,542
23
307,368
23
335,397
21
35.1
34
Iowa
194,940
26
234,135
25
243,288
26
255,717
27
274,304
26
40.7
19
Kansas
96,928
35
126,346
34
115,422
36
131,630
35
132,237
36
36.4
29
Kentucky
112,669
33
136,101
32
153,054
30
186,334
29
181,254
30
60.9
5
Louisiana
141,723
29
144,601
29
177,833
29
202,832
28
210,720
28
48.9
11
Maine
25,228
50
27,491
51
25,480
50
30,326
50
25,604
51
1.5
52
Maryland
1,051,387
4
1,122,508
5
1,296,852
4
1,294,617
5
1,382,909
4
31.5
38
Massachusetts
998,935
5
1,072,847
6
1,147,940
6
1,220,700
6
1,342,045
6
34.4
35
Michigan
532,619
9
606,597
9
638,682
9
714,343
9
729,710
9
37
27
Minnesota
279,295
21
277,441
22
296,241
22
316,924
22
335,851
20
20.3
47
Mississippi
116,722
32
127,392
33
147,541
31
147,875
32
162,127
34
38.9
23
Missouri
403,780
14
439,070
14
510,129
13
550,507
12
539,541
13
33.6
37
Montana
47,095
44
64,636
43
57,210
45
75,051
42
68,158
44
44.7
14
Nebraska
62,822
40
86,662
38
91,398
39
105,520
39
116,334
37
85.2
2
Nevada
54,548
42
57,590
44
60,070
43
73,725
44
74,107
43
35.9
31
New Hampshire
98,809
34
118,743
35
125,781
35
139,984
34
141,066
35
42.8
17
New Jersey
285,633
19
290,759
20
319,593
21
362,230
20
301,721
23
5.6
51
New Mexico
120,935
31
136,866
31
131,066
34
125,084
36
169,542
31
40.2
20
New York
1,410,518
2
1,580,912
2
1,682,187
2
1,857,646
2
1,948,714
2
38.2
24
North Carolina
636,881
7
766,285
7
841,951
7
938,818
7
948,086
7
48.9
10
North Dakota
33,133
48
35,275
48
45,825
48
58,392
47
60,136
46
81.5
3
Ohio
495,168
10
542,781
10
594,046
10
603,563
11
672,900
10
35.9
30
Oklahoma
74,315
38
80,105
39
102,234
38
114,872
37
105,192
39
41.6
18
Oregon
224,744
24
251,112
24
261,171
24
288,553
24
286,895
25
27.7
45
Pennsylvania
1,082,830
3
1,239,294
3
1,378,756
3
1,417,348
3
1,489,570
3
37.6
25
Puerto Rico
45,450
46
52,648
45
57,302
44
61,445
46
67,293
45
48.1
12
Rhode Island
86,536
36
92,988
37
104,329
37
114,025
38
112,695
38
30.2
40
South Carolina
121,398
30
144,460
30
147,193
32
167,329
31
165,703
33
36.5
28
South Dakota
21,590
51
22,503
52
20,898
51
28,047
51
33,206
50
53.8
6
Tennessee
236,778
23
287,048
21
339,492
20
372,788
19
411,875
19
73.9
4
Texas
958,185
6
1,147,752
4
1,222,324
5
1,385,229
4
1,342,911
5
40.2
21
Utah
183,107
27
189,282
28
230,906
27
260,661
25
240,067
27
31.1
39
Vermont
56,766
41
69,034
41
75,235
40
84,524
40
81,709
41
43.9
16
Virginia
289,503
18
356,664
18
377,659
18
397,947
18
441,042
18
52.3
8
Washington
444,763
11
535,764
11
584,402
11
628,324
10
652,589
11
46.7
13
West Virginia
42,748
47
43,771
47
54,185
46
42,532
48
53,995
48
26.3
46
Wisconsin
355,986
15
392,093
16
432,200
16
471,861
16
482,815
16
35.6
32
Wyoming
20,501
52
32,058
49
18,212
52
23,437
52
24,481
52
19.4
48
U.S. Total
17,289,808
19,390,159
21,154,646
22,804,253
23,810,839
37.7

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