Table 8-43
State agency R&D expenditures per employed worker, by state: 2006 and 2007
 
  State agency R&D expenditures ($)   Employed workers   State agency R&D expenditures/employed worker ($)
State 2006 2007   2006 2007   2006 2007
 
United States 1,021,016,894 1,223,449,593   143,729,350 145,156,139   7.10 8.43
Alabama 7,269,319 7,340,365   2,098,462 2,108,873   3.46 3.48
Alaska 10,019,060 9,526,100   326,109 329,431   30.72 28.92
Arizona 37,151,471 20,442,635   2,836,638 2,903,992   13.10 7.04
Arkansas 4,869,648 7,658,199   1,286,887 1,293,947   3.78 5.92
California 107,793,045 91,842,652   16,821,266 16,970,228   6.41 5.41
Colorado 8,997,236 11,924,981   2,541,828 2,598,433   3.54 4.59
Connecticut 19,209,064 29,285,710   1,745,993 1,761,588   11.00 16.62
Delaware 2,812,102 2,611,108   424,618 425,289   6.62 6.14
District of Columbia 1,173,076 2,009,000   303,791 310,652   3.86 6.47
Florida 42,329,624 96,968,573   8,584,095 8,704,110   4.93 11.14
Georgia 10,620,188 4,886,946   4,500,150 4,561,967   2.36 1.07
Hawaii 12,067,849 22,643,330   617,807 617,891   19.53 36.65
Idaho 2,280,873 2,739,006   718,077 731,362   3.18 3.75
Illinois 37,184,281 41,974,809   6,225,095 6,323,515   5.97 6.64
Indiana 6,220,575 40,534,381   3,080,047 3,081,177   2.02 13.16
Iowa 13,564,062 6,790,053   1,595,136 1,601,547   8.50 4.24
Kansas 14,348,384 11,752,696   1,403,938 1,415,942   10.22 8.30
Kentucky 17,558,997 11,960,634   1,904,467 1,915,131   9.22 6.25
Louisiana 11,216,568 6,587,314   1,900,240 1,941,642   5.90 3.39
Maine 17,509,051 27,525,552   665,856 666,305   26.30 41.31
Maryland 24,945,119 40,298,691   2,892,733 2,909,290   8.62 13.85
Massachusetts 10,729,419 5,600,189   3,255,504 3,280,932   3.30 1.71
Michigan 75,016,589 32,849,159   4,722,716 4,680,780   15.88 7.02
Minnesota 6,219,201 10,529,048   2,774,524 2,775,587   2.24 3.79
Mississippi 2,744,882 2,893,892   1,199,871 1,210,732   2.29 2.39
Missouri 18,465,303 15,567,277   2,889,461 2,899,695   6.39 5.37
Montana 8,606,319 8,200,230   476,412 485,132   18.06 16.90
Nebraska 5,602,163 4,043,480   943,176 953,057   5.94 4.24
Nevada 1,397,463 1,748,776   1,222,277 1,247,491   1.14 1.40
New Hampshire 2,040,544 1,685,178   708,748 715,310   2.88 2.36
New Jersey 25,900,482 59,747,701   4,257,899 4,265,294   6.08 14.01
New Mexico 3,105,000 672,921   886,708 901,704   3.50 0.75
New York 103,597,135 128,361,166   9,062,464 9,112,899   11.43 14.09
North Carolina 14,344,310 37,607,109   4,261,325 4,321,339   3.37 8.70
North Dakota 21,062,090 9,908,722   349,368 353,214   60.29 28.05
Ohio 55,068,629 114,086,509   5,602,764 5,626,086   9.83 20.28
Oklahoma 8,922,036 10,731,050   1,650,070 1,665,819   5.41 6.44
Oregon 7,382,722 7,389,914   1,792,039 1,822,010   4.12 4.06
Pennsylvania 117,320,158 103,973,448   6,021,084 6,054,254   19.48 17.17
Rhode Island 150,000 1,771,949   543,973 545,252   0.28 3.25
South Carolina 22,427,746 31,493,843   1,970,912 2,000,185   11.38 15.75
South Dakota 5,791,586 5,473,603   421,799 428,850   13.73 12.76
Tennessee 5,355,000 4,549,998   2,852,509 2,874,173   1.88 1.58
Texas 28,019,645 29,650,947   10,757,510 10,925,311   2.60 2.71
Utah 3,214,170 2,752,228   1,285,389 1,319,933   2.50 2.09
Vermont 1,680,533 1,529,805   343,149 341,588   4.90 4.48
Virginia 11,579,623 15,486,526   3,862,508 3,926,052   3.00 3.94
Washington 22,834,218 23,333,431   3,155,384 3,235,735   7.24 7.21
West Virginia 6,024,577 22,179,830   777,210 780,869   7.75 28.40
Wisconsin 10,949,155 12,828,572   2,932,482 2,951,001   3.73 4.35
Wyoming 6,326,604 19,500,357   276,882 283,543   22.85 68.77
                 
Puerto Rico 1,458,790 2,326,241   1,260,703 1,241,426   1.16 1.87
 

NOTE: R&D expenditures reported in current dollars.

SOURCES: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Survey of State Research and Development Expenditures (FY 2006 and FY 2007); Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics.

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