Table 4-10
Federal R&D obligations, total, intramural, and FFRDCs, by U.S. agency: FY 2003
 
Agency Total R&D
obligations
Intramurala FFRDC   Agency
intramural and
FFRDC R&D
obligations
  Millions of dollars    Percent of total
All Federal Government 98,608.1 24,557.7 7,534.6   32.5
Department of Defense 45,011.7 12,409.0 851.3   29.5
Department of Health and Human Services 27,551.1 5,162.4 403.9   20.2
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 8,598.3 2,149.6 1,405.3   41.3
Department of Energy 7,540.7 764.4 4,609.3   71.3
National Science Foundation 3,403.6 19.4 197.5   6.4
Department of Agriculture 1,984.3 1,367.2 0.0   68.9
Department of Commerce 1,064.5 838.0 2.9   79.0
Environmental Protection Agency 627.0 283.8 0.0   45.3
Department of Transportation 622.0 192.3 24.8   34.9
Department of the Interior 594.1 534.8 0.0   90.0
Department of Veterans Affairs 363.7 363.7 0.0   100.0
Department of Education 304.5 14.4 0.0   4.7
International Development Cooperation Agency 281.0 27.5 0.0   9.8
Department of Labor 176.8 154.9 0.0   87.6
Department of Justice 117.6 43.2 3.4   39.6
Smithsonian Institution 115.0 115.0 0.0   100.0
Department of the Treasury 80.4 64.4 0.0   80.1
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 68.0 18.7 36.1   80.6
Department of Housing and Urban Development 47.7 23.6 0.0   49.5
Social Security Administration 45.5 4.4 0.0   9.7
Library of Congress 3.5 2.5 0.0   71.4
Department of State 2.5 0.6 0.0   24.0
Federal Communications Commission 2.2 2.2 0.0   100.0
Federal Trade Commission 1.4 1.4 0.0   100.0
Appalachian Regional Commission 0.7 0.0 0.0   0.0
Broadcasting Board of Governors 0.1 0.1 0.0   100.0
National Archives and Records Administration 0.1 0.1 0.0   100.0
 
FFRDC federally funded research and development center

aIntramural activities include actual intramural R&D performance and costs associated with planning and administration of both intramural and extramural programs by Federal personnel.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Federal Funds for Research and Development: Fiscal Years 2001, 2002, and 2003 (Arlington, VA, forthcoming).
 
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