Industry: 8733—Noncommercial Research Organizations
Establishments primarily engaged in performing noncommercial research into and dissemination of, information for public health, education, or general welfare. Establishments included here operate primarily on funds from endowments, contributions, and grants. The research is frequently contracted out and funded by these establishments. Establishments primarily engaged in commercial physical and biological research are classified in Industry 8731, and those engaged in commercial economic, sociological, and educational research are classified in Industry 8732.

Archeological expeditionsPhysical research, noncommercial
Biological research noncommercialResearch noncommercial
Economic research, noncommercialScientific research noncommercial
Educational research noncommercialSociological research noncommercial
Medical research noncommercial
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
8733Noncommercial Research Organizations15,815
873300Noncommercial research organizations8,136
87330000Noncommercial research organizations8,136
873301Noncommercial biological research organization3,139
87330100Noncommercial biological research organization193
87330101Bacteriological research13
87330102Biotechnical research, noncommercial194
87330103Medical research2,739
873302Noncommercial social research organization1,268
87330200Noncommercial social research organization429
87330201Archeological expeditions245
87330202Economic research, noncommercial155
87330203Educational research agency439
873399Noncommercial research organizations, nec3,272
87339901Physical research, noncommercial298
87339902Research institute1,962
87339903Safety research, noncommercial93
87339904Scientific research agency919