University of California 2010 Accountability Report

Indicator 71
Federally Funded Research and Development Expenditures by Agency, 2003-04 to 2008-09

Data visualization. please download the source data for accessible information.

This chart shows the sources of federal research dollars at UC, as opposed to the sources of all research dollars (federal and non-federal) which are shown in Indicator 68.

Almost two-thirds (64 percent) of the University's federal research awards in 2008-09 came from Health and Human Services (HHS), primarily through its affiliate, the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Source: National Science Foundation Research and Development Expenditures Survey.

Figures are in thousands of inflation-adjusted 2008-09. Key: HHS=Health and Human Services; NSF=National Science Foundation; DOD=Department of Defense; DOE=Department of Energy; NASA=National Aeronautics and Space Administration; USDA=United States Department of Agriculture.

Data include direct and indirect costs (both reimbursed and unreimbursed). Direct research expenditures go directly to the principal investigator in support of a specific research project; indirect research expenditures provide additional support to the University for the research infrastructure, such as maintaining buildings and research space, providing for technological infrastructure, libraries, utility costs, etc.

You may view or download a table of the raw data used to generate these charts in CSV files, which can be opened in spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft Excel or OpenOffice.