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Science & Technology

This section presents statistics on scientific, engineering, and technological resources, with emphasis on patterns of research and development (R&D) funding and on scientific, engineering, and technical personnel; education; and employment. Also included are statistics on space program outlays and accomplishments.

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793 - Civilian Employment of Scientists, Engineers, and Related Occupations by Occupation and Industry: 2006 [Excel 23k] | [PDF 459k]

794 - Employment and Earnings in Science & Engineering (S&E) Occupations by Industry: 2006 [Excel 108k] | [PDF 459k]

795 - Individuals in Science and Engineering (S&E) Occupations as Share of Workforce by State and Other Areas: 2008 [Excel 39k] | [PDF 477k]

796 - Research & Development (R&D) Scientists and Engineers--Employment and Cost, by Industry [Excel 28k] | [PDF 478k]

Expenditures, Research Development

775 - Research and Development (R&D) Expenditures by Source and Objective [Excel 36k] | [PDF 458k]

776 - National Research & Development (R&D) Expenditures as a Percent of Gross Domestic Product by Country [Excel 26k] | [PDF 466k]

777 - Performance Sector of Research & Development (R&D) Expenditures [Excel 48k] | [PDF 458k]

778 - Federal Obligations for Research in Current and Constant (2000) Dollars, by Field of Science [Excel 35k] | [PDF 460k]

779 - Federal Budget Authority for Research & Development (R&D) in Current and Constant (2000) Dollars by Selected Budget Functions [Excel 33k] | [PDF 449k]

780 - Federal Research and Development (R&D) by Federal Agency [Excel 31K] | [PDF 460K]

781 - Research & Development (R&D) Funds in R&D-Performing Manufacturing and Nonmanufacturing Companies, by Industry [Excel 37k] | [PDF 460k]

782 - Funds for Performance of Industrial Research & Development (R&D) by Source of Funds and Selected Industries [Excel 29k] | [PDF 460k]

783 - Academic and Industrial Research and Development (R&D) Performed by State: 2005 [Excel 59k] | [PDF 460k]

784 - Research & Development (R&D) Expenditures in Science and Engineering at Universities and Colleges in Current and Constant (2000) Dollars [Excel 48k] | [PDF 460k]

785 - Federal Research & Development (R&D) Obligations to Selected Universities and Colleges [Excel 47k] | [PDF 460k]


797 - World-Wide Space Launch Events [Excel 34K] | [PDF 458]

798 - U.S. and Worldwide Commercial Space Industry Revenue by Type [Excel 31k] | [PDF 458k]

799 - National Aeronautics and Space Administration--Budget Appropriations and Projections [Excel 31k] | [PDF 458k]

Students and Degrees Conferred

786 - Graduate Science/Engineering Students in Doctorate-Granting Colleges by Characteristic and Field [Excel 49k] | [PDF 460k]

787 - Non-U.S. Citizens Awarded Doctorates in Science and Engineering by Visa Type and Country of Citizenship [Excel 36K] | [PDF 460K]

788 - Science and Engineering (S&E) Degrees Awarded, by Degree Level and Sex of Recipient [Excel 34k] | [PDF 460k]

789 - Doctorates Conferred by Characteristics of Recipients [Excel 60k] | [PDF 461k]

790 - Science and Engineering (S&E) Doctorates by State [Excel 33k] | [PDF 461k]

791 - Scientists and Engineers by Selected Demographic Characteristics: 2006 [Excel 31k] | [PDF 459k]

792 - Doctorates Awarded by Field of Study and Year of Doctorate [Excel 42k] | [PDF 459k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2010 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: October 27, 2010