Main Science and Technology Indicators (Edition 2017/2)

Main Science and Technology provides a set of indicators that reflect the level and structure of the efforts undertaken by OECD Member countries and selected non-member economies in the field of Science and Technology from 1981 onwards. Indicators cover resources devoted to research and development (R&D), researchers, patent families, technology balance of payments and international trade in highly R&D-intensive industries.


Keywords: researcher, R&D, expenditure, patent, technology, science, statistics, RD