OECD Science, Technology and R&D Statistics

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The Science and Technology Database Set comprises two databases: Basic Science and Technology Statistics, covering resources devoted to research and development (R&D) and indicators of the results of science and technology (S&T) activities, such as patents and technology balance of payments; and Main Science and Technology Indicators a timely selection of the most frequently used indicators on the scientific and technological performance of the OECD Member countries: resources devoted to R&D, measures of output and the impact on S&T activities (patents, technology balance of payments, trade in high-technology industries).

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Research and Development Statistics: Other national R-D expenditure by field of science and by source of funds (Edition 2015) You do not have access to this content

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Other national R-D expenditure by field of science and by source of funds includes statistics on research and development ( R&D) expenditure performed in the higher education and private non-profit sectors by field of science (natural sciences, engineering, medical sciences, agricultural sciences, social sciences, and humanities) and source of funds (direct government, public general university funds, higher education, private non-profit, business enterprise, and funds from abroad). Data are presented from 1981 onwards. Data are expressed in units for expenditure such as current prices, constant prices and in terms million of national currency.

Keywords:  social sciences, research and development, business enterprise, agricultural sciences, source of funds, national R&D expenditure, higher education, RD, PPP, direct government, field of science, government fund, statistics
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