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The following updates and corrections were made after the publication of Science and Engineering Indicators 2018. To report an error, please send an email to ncsesweb@nsf.gov.

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DATA UPDATE9.24.19

Updated the following indicators with new data series that appear in the tool interface (tables, maps, chart, histogram) and in the downloadable spreadsheets: S-9, S-10, S-15, S-16, S-17, S-18, S-19, S-21, S-24, S-25, S-26, S-27, S-28, S-29, S-30, S-31, S-32, S-33, S-34, S-35, S-36, S-37, S-38, S-39, S-40, S-41, S-42, S-43, S-44, S-45, S-46, S-47, S-48, S-50, S-51, S-52, S-53, S-54, S-55, S-56, S-57, S-58, S-59.

DATA UPDATE9.24.19

Updated Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data to support current/constant dollar calculations. Read more about Constant Dollar Data in the Technical Notes.

ERRATA9.24.19

The 1994 value for “Undergraduate charge” in Hawaii was changed from $1,452 to NA (not available) because the originally reported value excluded costs for room and board. This change affects indicators S-24 and S-25.

BUG FIX7.1.19

Fixed a bug in which explanatory footnote text was not appearing as expected on the site and Excel downloads.

BUG FIX7.1.19

Fixed a user interface issue in which "close" controls for some modal windows were rendering outside the viewable area and were unusable.

BUG FIX7.1.19

Reset view to the top of the screen when switching tabs in a single indicator view.

DESIGN CHANGE7.1.19

Added controls to the Updates page to filter by update type.

DESIGN CHANGE7.1.19

Improved the display of data footnotes in tables, exported data, and downloaded PDF documents.

DESIGN CHANGE7.1.19

Fixed inconsistencies in display in Internet Explorer 11 compatibility mode.

DATA UPDATE3.4.19

Updated the following indicators with new data series that appear in the tool interface (tables, maps, chart, histogram) and in the downloadable spreadsheets: S-10, S-11, S-15, S-16, S-17, S-18, S-19, S-20, S-22, S-23, S-25, S-29, S-30, S-42, S-43, S-44, S-45, S-46, S-47, S-48, S-49, S-50, S-51, S-58, S-59, S-60.

BUG FIX3.4.19

Fixed map behavior to avoid panning when using keyboard arrows to navigate the page.

DESIGN CHANGE3.4.19

Improved formatting of histogram labels on mobile devices.

DESIGN CHANGE3.4.19

To improve clarity, changed chart view labeling and removed multicolored hover indicator.

BUG FIX2.7.19

Corrected issue with horizontal axis label alignment in chart view.

BUG FIX12.19.18

Fixed alignment of labels at the bottom of the chart view.

BUG FIX12.19.18

Stopped a brief "Page Not Found" error from appearing when viewing certain pages.

DESIGN CHANGE12.19.18

Improved the usability of the Updates page.

DESIGN CHANGE12.19.18

Added a "Recent Update" badge to the homepage to show which indicators had been updated recently.

DESIGN CHANGE12.19.18

Added the indicator number to the list of indicators on the homepage.

BUG FIX10.18.18

Fixed display of units for data presented in millions of dollars.

DATA UPDATE9.27.18

Updated the following indicators with new data series that appear in the tool interface (tables, maps, chart, histogram) and in the downloadable spreadsheets: S-1, S-2, S-5, S-6, S-9, S-10, S-15, S-16, S-17, S-18, S-19, S-21, S-24, S-25, S-26, S-27, S-29, S-30, S-32, S-34, S-35, S-36, S-37, S-38, S-39, S-41, S-44, S-45, S-46, S-55, S-56, S-57, S-58.

BUG FIX9.27.18

Corrected issue with constant/current dollar toggle not working in certain browser versions.

DESIGN CHANGE9.27.18

Added map labeling for Alaska, Hawaii, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; minor style updates to date presentation.

BUG FIX8.6.18

Fixed malfunctioning tooltips and sparklines in certain Firefox versions; adjusted table sorting; changed quartile labels in the map legend to show consistent significant digits.

DESIGN CHANGE8.6.18

Inserted additional labeling on line charts to clarify current or constant dollar selection.

DATA UPDATE6.7.18

Updated Indicators S-10, S-11, S-21, S-26, S-28, S-33, S-42, S-47 with new data series, appearing in the tool interface (tables, maps, chart, histogram) as well as in the downloadable spreadsheets.

BUG FIX6.7.18

Remedied an issue with blank table cells appearing in certain file exports; improved performance by speeding the initial application load.

DESIGN CHANGE6.7.18

Added 'Last Updated' and 'Recommended Citation' information to indicator pages; added iconography to the Technical Notes pages.

BUG FIX4.19.18

Fixed cases where states with special characters disappeared when sorting tables.

DESIGN CHANGE4.19.18

Minor formatting changes to the landing page to accommodate long indicator names on mobile devices and improve iconography.

DESIGN CHANGE4.19.18

Added Table S-A and S-B to the Downloads page.

ERRATA3.1.18

Value for Appropriations of State Tax Funds for Higher Education for Idaho in 2000 corrected from 0 to NA.

BUG FIX3.1.18

The Excel download tables have been updated to show the most appropriate number of digits after the decimal for each data element. Duplicate information in the source and notes text has been removed.

DESIGN CHANGE3.1.18

Minor formatting changes. Updated Overview page to include team acknowledgments. Added Updates page.