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

Detailed Statistical Tables

Historical Data-Obligations


 TABLE C-107A.  FEDERAL OBLIGATIONS FOR APPLIED 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 .............| 8,349.1| 8,998.1| 9,176.5|10,163.5|10,336.8|11,797.6|12,000.7|13,491.4|13,887.5|14,234.8|14,233.5  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
LIFE SCIENCES, TOTAL ............| 2,605.5| 2,979.5| 3,222.7| 3,579.4| 3,652.3| 4,188.4| 4,068.8| 4,483.3| 4,649.0| 4,790.1| 4,817.4  
  BIOL & AGRICULTURAL, TOTAL ....| 1,318.4| 1,488.1| 1,718.0| 1,917.2| 1,959.4| 2,223.0| 2,116.0| 2,271.5| 2,297.5| 2,346.4| 2,383.3  
    BIOL (EXCL ENVIRONMENTAL) ...|   841.9| 1,040.5| 1,266.8| 1,336.0| 1,402.5| 1,543.4| 1,398.4| 1,508.1| 1,495.4| 1,544.5| 1,592.5  
    ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY .......|   138.3|   148.6|   154.2|   210.5|   174.0|   272.8|   309.4|   333.3|   382.6|   390.0|   401.5  
    AGRICULTURAL ................|   338.1|   299.1|   297.0|   370.7|   382.9|   406.8|   408.2|   430.1|   419.5|   411.9|   389.4  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
  MEDICAL SCIENCES ..............| 1,163.8| 1,323.8| 1,367.8| 1,514.1| 1,532.7| 1,602.6| 1,778.9| 2,023.5| 2,148.6| 2,248.3| 2,248.1  
  LIFE SCIENCES, N.E.C. .........|   123.3|   167.6|   136.9|   148.1|   160.2|   362.9|   173.9|   188.2|   202.8|   195.4|   186.0  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
PSYCHOLOGY, TOTAL ...............|   201.0|   222.4|   212.0|   234.5|   233.5|   256.9|   175.6|   303.9|   302.9|   321.9|   320.4  
  BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS ............|    43.1|    49.1|    52.9|    60.8|    65.3|    72.0|    20.3|    19.1|    23.3|    32.3|    25.5  
  SOCIAL ASPECTS ................|    98.3|   108.9|   108.4|   111.8|   116.5|   128.2|    84.1|   118.7|   100.4|   103.6|    98.6  
  PSYCHOLOGICAL SCI, N.E.C. .....|    59.7|    64.4|    50.7|    61.9|    51.7|    56.7|    71.2|   166.1|   179.1|   186.0|   196.4  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
PHYSICAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ........| 1,154.6| 1,156.6| 1,117.7| 1,198.8| 1,147.2| 1,353.9| 1,487.7| 1,519.8| 3,143.5| 2,692.7| 2,805.4  
  ASTRONOMY .....................|    15.1|    17.7|    12.3|    17.3|    17.2|    19.3|     9.4|    22.8| 1,754.8| 1,195.9| 1,358.8  
  CHEMISTRY .....................|   229.0|   235.2|   232.3|   278.0|   259.6|   289.7|   339.6|   299.5|   328.2|   343.0|   334.8  
  PHYSICS .......................|   802.6|   781.4|   769.8|   795.5|   780.6|   816.0|   970.7| 1,037.7|   940.9| 1,030.9|   991.5  
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .....|   107.9|   122.4|   103.3|   108.0|    89.8|   228.9|   168.1|   159.8|   119.6|   122.8|   120.3  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ...|   732.6|   730.6|   734.3|   756.3|   899.3|   886.3|   904.0| 1,075.0| 1,034.8|   941.7| 1,039.6  
  ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..........|   280.9|   309.1|   307.1|   271.6|   329.7|   353.7|   332.0|   349.0|   234.2|   220.2|   240.7  
  GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES ...........|   178.4|   175.6|   174.3|   207.8|   221.4|   229.7|   209.2|   242.6|   325.9|   316.2|   344.7  
  OCEANOGRAPHY ..................|   205.4|   177.6|   190.9|   198.4|   220.4|   201.0|   248.9|   260.2|   224.4|   193.9|   215.2  
  ENVIRONMENTAL SCI, N.E.C. .....|    67.9|    68.3|    61.9|    78.5|   127.8|   101.7|   113.8|   223.3|   250.3|   211.4|   239.1  
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MATH & COMPUTER SCI, TOTAL ......|   322.0|   334.3|   329.6|   389.7|   433.9|   477.6|   678.9|   714.1|   738.7|   951.1|   995.8  
  MATHEMATICS ...................|    42.1|    46.1|    52.5|    68.3|    65.0|    63.2|    90.5|    68.9|    94.6|    93.7|    93.6  
  COMPUTER SCIENCES .............|   171.0|   169.3|   167.2|   205.1|   336.9|   361.4|   524.0|   541.8|   566.7|   781.1|   834.3  
  MATH & COMPUTER SCI, N.E.C. ...|   108.9|   118.9|   109.9|   116.3|    31.9|    52.9|    64.3|   103.4|    77.4|    76.2|    67.9  
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ENGINEERING, TOTAL ..............| 2,770.4| 2,916.8| 2,950.2| 3,258.4| 3,125.1| 3,710.8| 3,727.1| 4,292.0| 2,961.6| 3,379.3| 3,117.7  
  AERONAUTICAL ..................|   549.3|   573.0|   570.8|   658.9|   657.5|   760.0|   629.5|   946.8|   138.0|   153.1|   149.1  
  ASTRONAUTICAL .................|   474.4|   575.9|   526.9|   618.5|   518.5|   583.4|   536.0|   440.4|    78.4|   102.8|    89.3  
  CHEMICAL ......................|   172.8|   138.3|   169.5|    92.2|   166.0|   202.6|   192.5|   172.7|   167.1|   252.3|   229.8  
  CIVIL .........................|   157.8|   158.7|   168.7|   178.1|   270.4|   245.7|   276.9|   213.3|   240.9|   287.8|   262.9  
                                 |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |          
  ELECTRICAL ....................|   518.1|   610.9|   577.1|   669.3|   493.1|   587.4|   593.6|   678.4|   523.2|   575.8|   526.1  
  MECHANICAL ....................|   153.0|   146.2|   157.2|   156.5|   176.9|   220.0|   223.4|   324.3|   231.3|   259.1|   248.0  
  METALLURGY & MATERIALS ........|   216.6|   152.2|   226.6|   266.2|   294.3|   416.1|   453.6|   454.3|   494.2|   509.1|   523.8  
  ENGINEERING, N.E.C. ...........|   528.5|   561.6|   553.3|   618.8|   548.4|   695.4|   821.6| 1,061.7| 1,088.4| 1,239.3| 1,088.8  
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SOCIAL SCIENCES, TOTAL ..........|   302.0|   350.5|   339.0|   396.4|   484.0|   566.0|   549.8|   480.8|   463.3|   538.9|   533.6  
  ANTHROPOLOGY ..................|     2.4|     2.9|     2.2|     1.8|     1.9|     3.3|     3.1|     3.7|     6.6|     6.4|     5.5  
  ECONOMICS .....................|   105.0|   119.6|   124.8|   129.1|   160.1|   150.1|   172.3|   158.7|   154.9|   167.8|   173.2  
  POLITICAL SCIENCE .............|     7.5|     5.8|     7.1|     8.1|     6.8|    10.0|    16.1|    22.8|    20.6|    17.8|    17.9  
  SOCIOLOGY .....................|    37.0|    39.6|    45.0|    55.9|    92.0|   155.7|    70.5|    65.6|    55.0|    58.7|    63.3  
  SOCIAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .......|   150.2|   182.6|   159.9|   201.6|   223.3|   246.9|   287.9|   229.9|   226.2|   288.3|   273.7  
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OTHER SCIENCES, N.E.C. ..........|   260.9|   307.4|   271.0|   350.0|   361.5|   357.8|   408.8|   622.4|   593.8|   619.1|   603.8  
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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