Science and Engineering Indicators 2018 Errata

The following issues were discovered and corrected after the publication of Science and Engineering Indicators 2018. To report an error, please send an email to This page was last updated on 21 March 2018.

Chapter 2
Owing to a composition issue, Appendix Table 2-20 was missing the data for 2015. The table has been corrected in all formats. (21 March 2018)

Chapter 5

In the discussion on EPSCoR, the text used the historical name of the program. The American Innovation and Competitiveness Act of 2017 changed the program’s name from the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research to the Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research. The program name has been updated throughout, and a note regarding the name change has been added to the EPSCoR sidebar in Chapter 5. (7 February 2018)