Federal R&D obligations/employed worker | State Indicator S-42
Federal R&D Obligations per Employed Worker
This indicator represents how federal R&D obligations are disbursed geographically relative to the size of a state's employed civilian workforce. Federal R&D dollars are attributed to the states in which the recipient organizations are located.
Information about federal obligations for R&D come from the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics’ Survey of Federal Funds for Research and Development, which is the primary source of information about federal funding for R&D in the United States.
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