Federal Funds Survey FY 1994, 1995, and 1996, Vol. XLIV

Detailed Statistical Tables

Historical Data-Obligations


  TABLE C-105A.  FEDERAL OBLIGATIONS FOR TOTAL RESEARCH, BY DETAILED FIELD OF
     SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING: FISCAL YEARS 1986-96 [DOLLARS IN MILLIONS]
                                                                                                                                      
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                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |    ESTIMATES      
FIELD OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING |  1986  |  1987  |  1988  |  1989  |  1990  |  1991  |  1992  |  1993  |  1994  |                   
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                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |  1995  |  1996    
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  TOTAL, ALL FIELDS .............|16,502.2|17,940.5|18,650.1|20,765.5|21,622.4|23,968.4|24,490.6|26,890.5|27,440.4|27,803.9|28,270.9  
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LIFE SCIENCES, TOTAL ............| 6,464.3| 7,341.4| 7,724.5| 8,495.1| 8,829.8| 9,622.0| 9,910.5|10,772.1|11,078.8|11,400.9|11,662.9  
  BIOL & AGRICULTURAL, TOTAL ....| 3,861.3| 4,358.5| 4,573.4| 5,020.0| 5,178.4| 5,597.9| 5,633.6| 6,059.3| 5,981.3| 6,148.0| 6,328.7  
    BIOL (EXCL ENVIRONMENTAL) ...| 2,993.4| 3,502.0| 3,681.7| 3,983.2| 4,144.6| 4,411.9| 4,380.3| 4,730.6| 4,589.6| 4,744.1| 4,925.4  
    ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY .......|   264.1|   289.6|   301.0|   367.8|   342.3|   459.7|   511.0|   556.5|   601.3|   616.1|   639.9  
    AGRICULTURAL ................|   603.8|   566.9|   590.7|   669.0|   691.4|   726.2|   742.3|   772.2|   790.4|   787.8|   763.3  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
  MEDICAL SCIENCES ..............| 2,360.4| 2,664.8| 2,941.0| 3,222.5| 3,382.4| 3,460.3| 3,909.9| 4,404.4| 4,741.3| 4,921.4| 4,998.7  
  LIFE SCIENCES, N.E.C. .........|   242.6|   318.2|   210.1|   252.6|   269.1|   563.8|   367.0|   308.3|   356.2|   331.6|   335.5  
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PSYCHOLOGY, TOTAL ...............|   334.0|   369.5|   389.8|   421.7|   448.6|   482.4|   298.1|   550.7|   550.2|   581.8|   584.5  
  BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS ............|    90.1|    98.3|   105.3|   121.8|   130.6|   140.2|    34.6|    37.2|    46.9|    57.7|    50.7  
  SOCIAL ASPECTS ................|   143.5|   154.5|   149.4|   149.9|   177.5|   197.5|   100.9|   134.7|   116.7|   121.6|   116.0  
  PSYCHOLOGICAL SCI, N.E.C. .....|   100.4|   116.7|   135.2|   149.9|   140.5|   144.8|   162.6|   378.7|   386.6|   402.5|   417.8  
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PHYSICAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ........| 3,069.1| 3,252.6| 3,317.3| 3,705.2| 3,808.7| 4,235.3| 4,439.2| 4,427.0| 6,792.7| 5,988.2| 6,253.0  
  ASTRONOMY .....................|   468.2|   522.2|   470.8|   541.9|   597.2|   631.7|   739.1|   686.3| 3,539.3| 2,542.8| 2,770.6  
  CHEMISTRY .....................|   662.4|   680.3|   703.1|   782.6|   761.7|   828.4|   896.2|   843.2|   830.8|   866.6|   859.4  
  PHYSICS .......................| 1,805.9| 1,853.6| 1,975.3| 2,190.8| 2,254.9| 2,460.9| 2,578.2| 2,638.4| 2,231.2| 2,379.4| 2,434.4  
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .....|   132.6|   196.6|   168.1|   189.9|   195.0|   314.3|   225.7|   259.2|   191.3|   199.3|   188.5  
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ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ...| 1,481.7| 1,511.6| 1,607.0| 1,773.2| 2,174.1| 2,149.8| 2,207.6| 2,608.5| 2,032.0| 1,941.1| 2,054.6  
  ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..........|   521.3|   552.9|   587.8|   588.0|   773.4|   802.7|   767.3|   984.1|   584.3|   573.4|   611.5  
  GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES ...........|   443.9|   441.7|   441.6|   542.8|   661.1|   728.7|   735.7|   797.9|   668.7|   640.3|   675.7  
  OCEANOGRAPHY ..................|   429.7|   427.4|   460.4|   491.9|   520.1|   398.6|   458.9|   467.4|   384.2|   353.3|   380.9  
  ENVIRONMENTAL SCI, N.E.C. .....|    86.8|    89.5|   117.1|   150.5|   219.5|   219.8|   245.8|   359.2|   394.7|   374.1|   386.5  
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MATH & COMPUTER SCI, TOTAL ......|   615.4|   640.6|   642.9|   735.4|   840.7|   903.7| 1,160.3| 1,225.4| 1,242.3| 1,498.7| 1,564.8  
  MATHEMATICS ...................|   184.5|   204.5|   217.9|   236.1|   241.3|   227.6|   318.7|   290.8|   339.0|   357.8|   362.3  
  COMPUTER SCIENCES .............|   302.4|   297.8|   292.7|   364.6|   562.1|   584.9|   771.8|   826.1|   803.3| 1,029.1| 1,097.7  
  MATH & COMPUTER SCI, N.E.C. ...|   128.5|   138.3|   132.3|   134.8|    37.3|    91.1|    69.9|   108.5|   100.0|   111.8|   104.9  
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ENGINEERING, TOTAL ..............| 3,738.9| 3,906.3| 3,956.4| 4,442.2| 4,226.6| 4,944.5| 4,977.0| 5,499.4| 4,023.3| 4,536.9| 4,290.8  
  AERONAUTICAL ..................|   775.6|   810.4|   801.8|   986.8|   927.1| 1,016.2|   874.6| 1,193.0|   221.3|   237.4|   232.2  
  ASTRONAUTICAL .................|   526.9|   624.6|   575.4|   677.4|   580.8|   653.1|   630.4|   494.0|    90.5|   120.1|   108.2  
  CHEMICAL ......................|   245.8|   215.8|   258.1|   142.2|   241.9|   304.3|   297.5|   245.5|   234.7|   322.1|   296.7  
  CIVIL .........................|   202.9|   204.4|   214.9|   229.8|   317.7|   305.0|   330.2|   252.0|   297.5|   355.1|   328.0  
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  ELECTRICAL ....................|   674.4|   786.3|   731.1|   843.1|   640.0|   729.9|   759.0|   881.5|   699.0|   761.2|   730.7  
  MECHANICAL ....................|   236.5|   233.5|   240.8|   257.4|   268.3|   335.5|   337.2|   466.9|   360.5|   408.1|   401.0  
  METALLURGY & MATERIALS ........|   445.0|   362.0|   456.7|   521.0|   554.5|   710.7|   727.2|   695.7|   810.6|   839.1|   868.8  
  ENGINEERING, N.E.C. ...........|   631.7|   669.3|   677.8|   784.5|   696.3|   889.8| 1,020.8| 1,270.9| 1,309.1| 1,493.8| 1,325.2  
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SOCIAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ..........|   415.5|   480.0|   485.8|   551.0|   630.0|   727.3|   689.7|   674.9|   655.0|   740.8|   740.7  
  ANTHROPOLOGY ..................|    13.6|    15.2|    14.3|    13.9|    14.4|    16.0|    14.1|    13.7|    16.9|    17.5|    17.2  
  ECONOMICS .....................|   131.3|   148.5|   159.5|   166.8|   197.2|   187.4|   211.6|   204.7|   195.3|   210.2|   215.9  
  POLITICAL SCIENCE .............|    11.6|    11.3|    12.2|    13.5|    13.1|    17.0|    22.6|    29.2|    28.5|    25.7|    26.0  
  SOCIOLOGY .....................|    67.0|    74.0|    81.8|    94.1|   116.2|   184.0|    80.7|    76.7|    69.1|    73.5|    78.2  
  SOCIAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .......|   192.0|   231.0|   218.0|   262.8|   289.1|   322.9|   360.8|   350.5|   345.3|   413.8|   403.5  
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OTHER SCIENCES, N.E.C. ..........|   383.3|   438.3|   526.5|   641.6|   663.7|   903.4|   808.3| 1,132.5| 1,066.1| 1,115.5| 1,119.6  
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NOTE:     BECAUSE OF ROUNDING, DETAIL MAY NOT ADD TO TOTALS.   
KEY:      N.E.C. = NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED  
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF FEDERAL FUNDS FOR  
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT: FISCAL YEARS 1994, 1995, AND 1996