R&D Expenditures Survey

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Imputed amounts at universities and colleges, by science and engineering field


                                                                                                                                    
                    Table A-3a.  Imputed amounts for the Academic Science and Engineering R&D Expenditures Survey
                               at universities and colleges, by science and engineering field: FY 1994

                                                        [Dollars in millions]
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
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                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
                                   |   National estimate of  |                        |                    |   Imputed amount      
    Science and engineering field  |   separately budgeted   |     Amount inflated    |      Imputed       |     as percent   
                                   |     R&D expenditures    |    due to weighting    |       amount       |      of total    
                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
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                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
    Total..........................|         21,081          |          204           |          7         |         0.0
                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
      Engineering..................|          3,324          |           22           |         14         |         0.4
      Physical sciences............|          2,171          |           26           |         25         |         1.2
      Environmental sciences.......|          1,426          |           39           |         59         |         4.1
      Mathematical sciences........|            279          |            6           |          1         |         0.4
      Computer sciences............|            660          |            8           |          0         |         0.1
                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
      Life sciences................|         11,521          |           74           |         37         |         0.3
      Psychology...................|            359          |            8           |          4         |         1.2
      Social sciences..............|            951          |           12           |          8         |         0.9
      Other sciences...............|            392          |            8           |         11         |         2.9
                                   |                         |                        |                    |                    
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    NOTE:     Because of rounding, figures may not add to the totals shown.                                                         
                                                                                                                                   
    SOURCE:   National Science Foundation/SRS, Survey of Scientific and Engineering Expenditures at Universities and Colleges,
              Fiscal Year 1994