TABLE 2 Federal Science and Technology Budget, FY 2000–FY 2003 (millions of constant FY 2002 dollars)

AGENCIES

2000 Actual

2001 Actual

2002 Est.

2003 Proposed

FY 2001– FY 2002 (Percent Change)

FY 2002– FY 2003 (Percent Change)

National Institutes of Health

18,640

20,887

23,433

26,852

12.2%

14.6%

NASA

7,333

7,960

8,113

8,619

1.9%

6.2%

Space Science

2,725

2,821

3,034

3,367

7.6%

11.0%

Earth Science

1,813

1,865

1,695

1,610

–9.1%

–5.0%

Biological and Physical Research

877

965

828

836

–14.2%

1.0%

Aero-space technology

1,918

2,310

2,556

2,806

10.7%

9.8%

National Science Foundation

4,081

4,534

4,795

4,947

5.7%

3.2%

Dept. of Energy

4,536

5,019

5,099

4,938

1.6%

–3.2%

Science Programs

2,949

3,289

3,240

3,227

–1.5%

–0.4%

Renewable Energy

320

378

386

401

2.1%

3.8%

Nuclear Energy

236

267

244

247

–8.5%

1.0%

Energy Conservation

603

633

641

579

1.3%

–9.7%

Fossil Energy R&D

428

453

588

485

29.9%

–17.5%

Dept. of Defense

4,748

5,053

4,961

4,864

–1.8%

–1.9%

Basic Research (6.1)

1,188

1,299

1,305

1,312

0.5%

0.6%

Applied Research (6.2)

3,560

3,754

3,656

3,552

–2.6%

–2.8%

Dept. of Agriculture

1,839

1,926

1,890

1,879

–1.9%

–0.6%

CSREES Research and Education

510

525

552

553

5.1%

0.2%

Economic Research Service

70

71

70

81

–0.7%

15.1%

Mandatory Research Grants

125

123

0

0

–100.0%

0.0%

Agricultural Research Service

905

957

1,017

996

6.3%

–2.1%

Forest Service

228

251

251

250

–0.2%

–0.6%

Dept. of the Interior (USGS)

886

938

950

888

1.3%

–6.5%

Dept. of Commerce

864

846

948

846

12.0%

–10.8%

NOAA (Oceanic/Atmospheric Research)

298

332

362

292

9.0%

–19.4%

NIST

566

514

586

554

14.0%

–5.5%

Environmental Protection Agency

714

762

750

783

–1.6%

4.4%

Dept. of Transportation

620

532

651

538

22.3%

–17.3%

Highway Research

512

396

448

414

13.3%

–7.7%

Aviation Research

108

137

203

125

48.2%

–38.5%

Dept. of Education

331

371

377

423

1.6%

12.3%

Special Education Res. and Innovation

67

79

78

77

–0.9%

–1.8%

NIDRR

90

102

110

108

7.6%

–1.8%

Res., Dev., and Dissemination

175

190

189

239

–0.6%

26.3%

Dept. of Veterans Affairs

336

371

373

402

0.5%

7.7%

FS&T Total

44,927

49,201

52,340

55,979

6.4%

7.0%

NIH

18,640

20,887

23,433

26,852

12.2%

14.6%

FS&T Total minus NIH

26,287

28,314

28,907

29,128

2.1%

0.8%

NIH as percentage of FS&T Total

41.5%

42.5%

44.8%

48.0%

Source: Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003

Note: Deflators used to convert current dollar to constant FY 2002 dollars are derived from the GDP (chained) price index in Table 10.1, in U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2003: Historical Tables, Washington, D.C.: U.S. GPO, 2002.



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