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Economy > Research and development personnel > Per $ GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Scientists and engineers in research and development (R&D) per 1 million people for most recent year available between 1990 and 2000. Per $ GDP figures expressed per $10 million of Gross Domestic Product.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Iceland 6.07 per million people per $ 2000
2 Estonia 1.13 per million people per $ 2000
3 Armenia 0.958 per million people per $ 2000
4 Azerbaijan 0.911 per million people per $ 2000
5 Mongolia 0.878 per million people per $ 2000
6 Tajikistan 0.83 per million people per $ 2000
7 Kyrgyzstan 0.676 per million people per $ 2000
8 Slovenia 0.548 per million people per $ 2000
9 Cuba 0.475 per million people per $ 2000
10 Lithuania 0.449 per million people per $ 2000
NATO countries average (profile) 0.414 per million people per $ 2000
11 Latvia 0.411 per million people per $ 2000
12 Uzbekistan 0.369 per million people per $ 2000
High income OECD countries average (profile) 0.339 per million people per $ 2000
13 Belarus 0.326 per million people per $ 2000
14 Croatia 0.297 per million people per $ 2000
15 New Zealand 0.237 per million people per $ 2000
16 Mauritius 0.23 per million people per $ 2000
17 Norway 0.224 per million people per $ 2000
18 Slovakia 0.216 per million people per $ 2000
19 Bulgaria 0.209 per million people per $ 2000
20 Benin 0.209 per million people per $ 2000
Eurozone average (profile) 0.198 per million people per $ 2000
21 Denmark 0.186 per million people per $ 2000
European Union average (profile) 0.183 per million people per $ 2000
22 Singapore 0.18 per million people per $ 2000
23 Sweden 0.176 per million people per $ 2000
24 Ireland 0.169 per million people per $ 2000
25 Nicaragua 0.165 per million people per $ 2000
26 Costa Rica 0.14 per million people per $ 2000
27 Malta 0.133 per million people per $ 2000
28 Trinidad and Tobago 0.126 per million people per $ 2000
29 Israel 0.122 per million people per $ 2000
30 Switzerland 0.121 per million people per $ 2000
Non-religious countries average (profile) 0.117 per million people per $ 2000
31 Togo 0.117 per million people per $ 2000
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.113 per million people per $ 2000
32 Central African Republic 0.111 per million people per $ 2000
33 Libya 0.0963 per million people per $ 2000
34 Portugal 0.0839 per million people per $ 2000
35 Hungary 0.0837 per million people per $ 2000
36 Romania 0.0812 per million people per $ 2000
37 Bolivia 0.0766 per million people per $ 2000
38 Czech Republic 0.0765 per million people per $ 2000
39 Belgium 0.073 per million people per $ 2000
40 Ukraine 0.0709 per million people per $ 2000
41 Austria 0.0627 per million people per $ 2000
42 Australia 0.0543 per million people per $ 2000
43 Burundi 0.0525 per million people per $ 2000
44 Netherlands 0.0518 per million people per $ 2000
45 Greece 0.0462 per million people per $ 2000
46 Kuwait 0.0446 per million people per $ 2000
47 Poland 0.0315 per million people per $ 2000
48 Canada 0.0294 per million people per $ 2000
49 Ecuador 0.0283 per million people per $ 2000
50 Russia 0.0241 per million people per $ 2000
51 Sri Lanka 0.0233 per million people per $ 2000
52 South Korea 0.0231 per million people per $ 2000
53 Chile 0.0219 per million people per $ 2000
54 South Africa 0.0202 per million people per $ 2000
55 Tunisia 0.0175 per million people per $ 2000
56 Guatemala 0.0173 per million people per $ 2000
57 Spain 0.0167 per million people per $ 2000
58 Egypt 0.0156 per million people per $ 2000
59 France 0.0155 per million people per $ 2000
60 United Kingdom 0.015 per million people per $ 2000
61 Peru 0.0147 per million people per $ 2000
62 Argentina 0.0147 per million people per $ 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.0139 per million people per $ 2000
63 Venezuela 0.0134 per million people per $ 2000
64 Japan 0.0132 per million people per $ 2000
65 Germany 0.0122 per million people per $ 2000
66 Vietnam 0.0121 per million people per $ 2000
67 Iran 0.0114 per million people per $ 2000
68 Burkina Faso 0.0108 per million people per $ 2000
69 Madagascar 0.00824 per million people per $ 2000
70 Italy 0.00822 per million people per $ 2000
71 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.00796 per million people per $ 2000
72 Malaysia 0.00672 per million people per $ 2000
73 Uganda 0.00635 per million people per $ 2000
74 Turkey 0.00596 per million people per $ 2000
75 El Salvador 0.00587 per million people per $ 2000
76 Syria 0.0048 per million people per $ 2000
77 Philippines 0.00362 per million people per $ 2000
78 United States 0.00349 per million people per $ 2000
79 Pakistan 0.00225 per million people per $ 2000
80 Mexico 0.00212 per million people per $ 2000
81 Thailand 0.00194 per million people per $ 2000
82 Bangladesh 0.00185 per million people per $ 2000
83 Nigeria 0.00119 per million people per $ 2000
84 Brazil 0.00113 per million people per $ 2000
85 Senegal 0.00109 per million people per $ 2000
86 China 0.000632 per million people per $ 2000
87 India 0.000476 per million people per $ 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Research and development personnel > Per $ GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank. 2002. World Development Indicators 2002. CD-ROM. Washington, DC; aggregates calculated for the Human Development Report Office by the World Bank. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Research-and-development-personnel/Per-$-GDP

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