TABLE 1-1 Allocation of Federal Research Funding, 2001 and 2002 (Budget Authority, Millions of Dollars)

Agency

Research Performed at Congressional Discretion

Inherently Unique Research

Merit-Reviewed Research with Limited Competitive Selection

Merit-Reviewed Research with Competitive Selection and Internal Evaluation

Merit-Reviewed Research with Competitive Selection and External Evaluation

Total

 

2001

2002

2001

2002

2001

2002

2001

2002

2001

2002

2001

2002

Health and Human Services

89

142

206

230

2392

2718

201

216

17777

20126

20665

23432

Energy

134

223

1078

1068

2382

2820

305

395

821

788

4720

5294

Defense

678

426

295

350

1012

1014

2712

2950

247

221

4944

4961

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

230

287

152

149

532

398

1377

1550

1894

2291

4185

4675

National Science Foundation

0

0

0

0

191

206

184

192

2700

2887

3075

3285

Agriculture

105

122

815

893

720

676

0

0

206

157

1846

1848

Commerce

18

21

354

377

100

108

204

218

142

166

818

890

Veterans Affairs

1

0

0

0

2

2

349

370

381

408

733

780

Interior

27

48

156

154

379

392

26

31

2

3

590

628

Transportation

55

82

69

73

0

0

338

380

0

0

462

535

Environmental Protection Agency

39

60

39

38

195

192

69

68

133

130

475

488

Education

5

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

169

180

174

180

Smithsonian

0

0

108

111

0

0

0

0

0

0

108

111

Other

385

413

11

7

17

17

76

74

6

6

495

517

TOTAL

1766

1824

3283

3450

7922

8543

5841

6444

24478

27363

43290

47624



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