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Learn more about Science and Engineering Indicators 2018 (Indicators 2018)?

Visit the section About Science and Engineering Indicators.


Cite the Indicators 2018 report?

National Science Board. 2018. Science and Engineering Indicators 2018. NSB-2018-1. Alexandria, VA: National Science Foundation. Available at https://www.nsf.gov/statistics/indicators/.


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The Indicators 2018 report?

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The Digest?

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Find a related topic for a specific indicator?

The main topics of the Indicators report can be explored on the Topics page. Select related content is highlighted throughout the chapters in the “Related Content” button.


Find the data source(s) for a specific indicator?

The Data Sources tab, part of the main data page allows a user to view all data sources by chapter or data provider.


Contact report authors?

National Science Foundation
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