Table 8-36
State agency R&D expenditures per $1 million of gross domestic product, by state: 2006 and 2007
 
  State agency R&D expenditures
(current $)
  State GDP
(current $millions)
  State agency R&D($)/
$1 million GDP
State 2006 2007   2006 2007   2006 2007
 
EPSCoR states 195,833,394 232,177,940   1,898,423 1,981,871   103 117
Non-EPSCoR states 824,010,424 989,262,653   11,133,340 11,641,354   74 85
Average EPSCoR state value na na   na na   141 160
Average non-EPSCoR state value na na   na na   96 111
United States 1,021,016,894 1,223,449,593   13,119,937 13,715,741   78 89
Alabama 7,269,319 7,340,365   158,566 164,524   46 45
Alaska 10,019,060 9,526,100   43,117 44,887   232 212
Arizona 37,151,471 20,442,635   237,397 245,952   157 83
Arkansas 4,869,648 7,658,199   90,864 95,116   54 81
California 107,793,045 91,842,652   1,742,172 1,801,762   62 51
Colorado 8,997,236 11,924,981   226,266 235,848   40 51
Connecticut 19,209,064 29,285,710   204,964 212,252   94 138
Delaware 2,812,102 2,611,108   59,589 61,545   47 42
District of Columbia 1,173,076 2,009,000   88,174 92,516   13 22
Florida 42,329,624 96,968,573   716,505 741,861   59 131
Georgia 10,620,188 4,886,946   376,410 391,241   28 12
Hawaii 12,067,849 22,643,330   58,676 62,019   206 365
Idaho 2,280,873 2,739,006   48,441 52,110   47 53
Illinois 37,184,281 41,974,809   583,990 617,409   64 68
Indiana 6,220,575 40,534,381   238,693 249,229   26 163
Iowa 13,564,062 6,790,053   121,945 129,911   111 52
Kansas 14,348,384 11,752,696   110,645 116,986   130 100
Kentucky 17,558,997 11,960,634   146,415 152,099   120 79
Louisiana 11,216,568 6,587,314   203,167 207,407   55 32
Maine 17,509,051 27,525,552   46,340 48,021   378 573
Maryland 24,945,119 40,298,691   257,577 264,426   97 152
Massachusetts 10,729,419 5,600,189   335,313 352,178   32 16
Michigan 75,016,589 32,849,159   375,759 379,934   200 86
Minnesota 6,219,201 10,529,048   242,095 252,472   26 42
Mississippi 2,744,882 2,893,892   84,586 87,652   32 33
Missouri 18,465,303 15,567,277   220,092 229,027   84 68
Montana 8,606,319 8,200,230   31,994 34,266   269 239
Nebraska 5,602,163 4,043,480   75,290 80,360   74 50
Nevada 1,397,463 1,748,776   123,054 129,314   11 14
New Hampshire 2,040,544 1,685,178   56,073 57,820   36 29
New Jersey 25,900,482 59,747,701   448,426 461,295   58 130
New Mexico 3,105,000 672,921   72,161 75,192   43 9
New York 103,597,135 128,361,166   1,028,320 1,105,020   101 116
North Carolina 14,344,310 37,607,109   380,932 390,467   38 96
North Dakota 21,062,090 9,908,722   25,851 28,518   815 347
Ohio 55,068,629 114,086,509   451,600 462,506   122 247
Oklahoma 8,922,036 10,731,050   130,094 136,374   69 79
Oregon 7,382,722 7,389,914   150,984 158,268   49 47
Pennsylvania 117,320,158 103,973,448   508,769 533,212   231 195
Rhode Island 150,000 1,771,949   45,733 46,699   3 38
South Carolina 22,427,746 31,493,843   146,211 151,703   153 208
South Dakota 5,791,586 5,473,603   32,008 35,211   181 155
Tennessee 5,355,000 4,549,998   235,753 245,162   23 19
Texas 28,019,645 29,650,947   1,068,119 1,148,531   26 26
Utah 3,214,170 2,752,228   97,963 105,574   33 26
Vermont 1,680,533 1,529,805   23,628 24,627   71 62
Virginia 11,579,623 15,486,526   368,604 384,132   31 40
Washington 22,834,218 23,333,431   291,298 310,279   78 75
West Virginia 6,024,577 22,179,830   56,016 57,877   108 383
Wisconsin 10,949,155 12,828,572   223,394 233,406   49 55
Wyoming 6,326,604 19,500,357   29,904 31,544   212 618
                 
Puerto Rico 1,458,790 2,326,241   NA NA   NA NA
 

na = not applicable; NA = not available

EPSCoR = Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research; GDP = gross domestic product

NOTES: For explanation of EPSCoR and non-EPSCoR averages, see chapter introduction.

SOURCES: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Survey of State Research and Development Expenditures (FY 2006 and FY 2007); Bureau of Economic Analysis, Gross Domestic Product data; and Government of Puerto Rico, Office of the Governor.

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