Table 5-1
R&D expenditures in non-S&E fields at universities and colleges: FY 2006
(Millions of current dollars)
 
Field   All
expenditures
  Federal
expenditures
 
All fields   1,880   773
Business and
   management
  248   53
Communications/
  journalism/library
  science
  85   30
Education   817   435
Humanities   214   56
Law   68   28
Social work   90   40
Visual/
  performing arts
  46   4
Other non-S&E
  fields nec
  313   128
 

nec = not elsewhere classified

NOTE: Detail may not add to total because some respondents reporting non-S&E R&D expenditures did not break out total and federal funds by non-S&E fields.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges, Fiscal Year 2006.

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