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Economy > Researchers in Research and development > Per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Researchers in Research and development are professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods, or systems and in the management of the projects concerned. Postgraduate PhD students (ISCED97 level 6) engaged in Research and development are included.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Finland 7,381.74 2007
2 Iceland 7,315.07 2008
3 Singapore 6,087.88 2007
4 Japan 5,572.97 2007
5 Denmark 5,430.84 2007
6 Norway 5,247.29 2007
7 Sweden 5,214.72 2007
8 United States 4,663.28 2006
9 Luxembourg 4,577.29 2007
10 New Zealand 4,364.61 2007
11 Australia 4,230.63 2006
12 Canada 4,156.98 2005
13 Austria 3,774.19 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3,731.74 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3,578.62 2006
14 Germany 3,452.71 2007
15 France 3,440.08 2006
16 Switzerland 3,435.56 2004
17 Belgium 3,412.55 2007
18 Russia 3,304.72 2007
19 Slovenia 3,109.25 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 2,990.91 2007
20 United Kingdom 2,881.42 2007
21 Ireland 2,849.2 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 2,832.17 2007
European Union average (profile) 2,828.21 2007
22 European Union 2,810.62 2007
23 Spain 2,783.67 2007
24 Estonia 2,747.88 2007
25 Czech Republic 2,714.94 2007
26 Netherlands 2,680.23 2007
27 Portugal 2,630.05 2007
28 Lithuania 2,529.39 2007
29 Slovakia 2,290.27 2007
30 Belarus 1,961 2007
31 Jordan 1,951.87 1998
32 Greece 1,873.46 2007
33 Latvia 1,861.31 2007
34 Faroe Islands 1,794.55 2003
35 Hungary 1,733.48 2007
36 Poland 1,610.07 2007
37 Tunisia 1,587.86 2006
38 Italy 1,499.27 2006
39 Bulgaria 1,466.16 2007
40 Ukraine 1,458.05 2007
41 Croatia 1,383.86 2007
42 Malta 1,268.1 2007
43 Serbia and Montenegro 1,190.39 2007
44 China 1,070.94 2007
45 Cyprus 1,020.95 2007
46 Argentina 979.5 2007
47 Romania 876.83 2007
48 Chile 832.56 2004
49 Moldova 723.8 2007
50 Greenland 701.08 2004
51 Turkey 680.35 2007
52 Morocco 647.33 2006
53 Brazil 628.7 2006
54 Mexico 459.52 2005
55 South Africa 381.87 2006
56 Uruguay 373.24 2002
57 Malaysia 371.5 2006
58 Thailand 310.95 2005
59 Monaco 307.69 2005
60 Guam 284.75 2005
61 Brunei 280.89 2004
62 Senegal 275.53 2007
63 Indonesia 205.33 2001
64 Bosnia and Herzegovina 197.22 2007
65 Algeria 170.24 2005
66 Kuwait 165.55 2007
67 Seychelles 156.91 2005
68 Pakistan 152.09 2007
69 Colombia 151.27 2006
70 India 136.94 2005
71 Cape Verde 131.95 2002
72 Costa Rica 121.71 2005
73 Bolivia 120.07 2002
74 Vietnam 115.36 2002
75 Sri Lanka 93.03 2006
76 Philippines 80.66 2005
77 Paraguay 71 2005
78 Nicaragua 70.11 1997
79 Ecuador 69.26 2007
80 Cote d'Ivoire 65.94 2005
81 Panama 62.35 2004
82 Nepal 58.68 2002
83 Zambia 52.55 1999
84 Madagascar 50.36 2007
85 El Salvador 49.28 2000
86 Mali 42.33 2006
87 Togo 34.28 2007
88 Congo, Republic of the 33.52 2000
89 Guatemala 24.94 2006
90 Ethiopia 20.54 2007
91 Burma 17.67 2002
92 Cambodia 16.87 2002
93 Laos 15.54 2002
94 Lesotho 10.12 2004
95 Niger 7.71 2005

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Researchers in Research and development > Per million people. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Researchers-in-Research-and-development/Per-million-people

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Interesting observations about Economy > Researchers in Research and development > Per million people

  • All of the top 2 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are Christian.
  • All of the top 2 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are European.
  • All of the top 2 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are Cold countries'.
  • All of the top 2 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are Sparsely populated.
  • All of the top 2 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are High income OECD.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are Heavily indebted.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by researchers in research and development > per million people are Tourist destination.
  • Niger has ranked last for researchers in research and development > per million people since 2004.
  • Finland has ranked in the top 2 for researchers in research and development > per million people since 1997.
  • Iceland has ranked in the top 2 for researchers in research and development > per million people since 1999.
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