Table 5-1
R&D expenditures at academic institutions in non-S&E fields: FY 2007–09
(Millions of current dollars)
 
2007   2008   2009
Field Total expenditures Federal expenditures   Total expenditures Federal expenditures   Total expenditures Federal expenditures
 
All non-S&E fields 2,058 808   2,206 831   2,386 867
Business and management 275 54   326 66   341 68
Communication, journalism, and library science 90 31   90 29   108 30
Education 902 473   869 450   921 480
Humanities 242 60   246 56   253 60
Law 74 29   89 28   107 23
Social work 93 40   124 59   139 62
Visual and performing arts 46 4   59 4   73 4
Other non-S&E fields 335 116   404 139   445 140
 

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, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges.

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