Table 4-12
Federal R&D obligations by selected agency, performer, and applied research and development component: FY 2003
 
  Federal R&D obligations (current $ millions)    
Intramural Applied research
and FFRDCs and development
applied Intramural share of
Intramural research and and FFRDCs intramural and
Agency Total and FFRDCs development share of total (%)  FFRDCs (%)
All federal agencies 93,662 30,477 23,092 32.5 75.8
DOD 42,031 11,771 11,345 28.0 96.4
DOE 7,412 5,195 3,431 70.1 66.1
HHS 26,399 5,874 2,956 22.3 50.3
NASA 7,499 3,232 2,293 43.1 70.9
Others 10,321 4,406 3,067 42.7 69.6
 

DOD = Department of Defense; DOE = Department of Energy; FFRDC = federally funded research and development center; HHS = Department of Health and Human Services; NASA = National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NOTE: Intramural 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 2003, 2004, and 2005 (forthcoming).

 
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