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Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities Industry: Statistics, Market Size, Forecast

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Market Size and Industry Forecast

The 2021 Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities Industry Report contains historical and forecasted statistics used by leading private equity firms and consultants. Market sizes from 2016 to 2026 reflect industry trends and growth patterns. Revenues include both public and private companies in the research & development in the social sciences & humanities industry.

HistoricalForecasted
20162017201820192020202120222023202420252026
Market Size (Total Revenue)

% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Industry Revenue Forecast
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021
  • 2022


Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities companies in the United States.

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities Revenue by State

Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesResearch & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities
Small Business (< 5 Employees)

Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue

Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit


Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits

Rent

Advertising

Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income


Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios

Profit Margin
ROE
ROA
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Product Mix

Product DescriptionDescriptionRevenue
($ Millions)
Industry total

Basic & applied research in the social sciences & humanities
Basic & applied research - other social sciences & humanities
Basic & applied resrch - social sciences & humanities - economics
Contributions, gifts, & grants - private
Basic & applied resrch - social sciences & humanities - education
Contributions, gifts, & grants - government
Basic/applied research- social sciences & humanities - psychology
Investment income, including interest & dividends
All other revenue

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations11%

Chief Executives1%
General and Operations Managers4%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations11%
Business Operations Specialists9%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations8%
Computer Occupations7%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations39%
Social Scientists and Related Workers20%
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers10%
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other5%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians16%
Social Science Research Assistants13%
Social Science Research Assistants13%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations17%

Government Contracts

In the past, the federal government spent an annual total of $1,013,241,481 on the research & development in the social sciences & humanities industry. It has awarded 2,364 contracts to 532 companies, with an average value of $1,904,589 per company.

Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

CompanyAddressRevenue
($ Millions)





Research & Development in the Social Sciences & Humanities Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateOctober 2021
Report FormatPDF Download  
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