Price Index for Agricultural Research

Public Agricultural Research

Private Agricultural Research a/

Year

(1984–1.0)

USDA

SAES

Total

1980

0.7484

510.750

1075.402

1586.152

2300.100

1981

0.8183

541.317

1091.845

1633.163

2311.300

1982

0.8716

508.608

1092.585

1601.193

2348.800

1983

0.9518

500.718

1046.763

1547.481

2380.800

1984

.0000

482.492

1059.343

1541.835

2444.700

1985

.0531

502.702

1088.175

1590.877

2550.100

1986

.0944

471.241

1125.848

1597.089

2660.100

1987

.1383

482.894

1141.861

1624.754

2774.800

1988

.1210

521.967

1225.893

1747.860

2894.500

1989

.2729

468.344

1170.289

1638.633

3019.300

1990

1.3379

458.988

1193.254

1652.242

3149.500

1991

1.376

483.127

1220.447

1703.574

3269.847

1992

1.411

498.681

1219.531

1718.212

3222.913

1993

1.444

493.319

1209.504

1702.823

3400.644

1994

1.488

490.571

1227.073

1717.644

3389.671

1995

1.532

485.758

1218.649

1704.402

3595.907

1996

1.580

457.604

1195.134

1652.738

3554.873

1997

1.612

462.983

1201.520

1664.503

3676.895

a/ Estimates of private agricultural research expenditures were derived as a decade average for the period 1890–1950, and for 1985 and later. The numbers for private agricultural research are also an estimate.

SOURCE: Updated from Huffman, W.E. and R.E.Evenson. 1993. Science for Agriculture: A Long Term Perspective. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press, pp. 95–96.



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