×

Education > Researchers in R&D > Per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Researchers in R&D (per million people). Researchers in R&D 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 R&D are included.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iceland 9,067.54 2009
2 Finland 7,722 2010
3 Denmark 6,364.92 2010
4 Singapore 6,173.16 2009
5 South Korea 5,481.49 2010
6 Norway 5,434.45 2010
7 Sweden 5,257.32 2010
8 Japan 5,179.94 2009
9 Luxembourg 4,997.56 2010
10 New Zealand 4,950.69 2009
11 United States 4,673.21 2007
12 Canada 4,470.21 2008
13 Portugal 4,301.02 2010
14 Australia 4,293.93 2008
15 Austria 4,282.07 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 4,042.02 2008
16 Germany 3,979.22 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3,919.94 2007
17 Slovenia 3,795.18 2010
18 United Kingdom 3,794.16 2010
19 France 3,750.53 2009
20 Belgium 3,563.06 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 3,431.34 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 3,337.57 2010
21 Switzerland 3,319.82 2008
22 Ireland 3,229.83 2010
European Union average (profile) 3,151.62 2010
23 Netherlands 3,134.05 2010
24 Russia 3,092.31 2010
25 European Union 3,046.25 2010
26 Estonia 3,033.99 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 2,979.41 2010
27 Spain 2,922.35 2010
28 Czech Republic 2,785.48 2010
29 Slovakia 2,779.65 2010
30 Hong Kong 2,759.45 2009
31 Lithuania 2,523.46 2010
32 Hungary 2,137.7 2010
33 Jordan 1,941.47 1998
34 Greece 1,866.91 2007
35 Tunisia 1,862.53 2008
36 Faeroe Islands 1,809.5 2003
37 Italy 1,748.06 2010
38 Latvia 1,690.45 2010
39 Poland 1,685.39 2010
40 Croatia 1,613.32 2010
41 Bulgaria 1,458.7 2010
42 Malta 1,411.71 2010
43 Ukraine 1,353.13 2009
44 Argentina 1,091.22 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 1,089.37 2007
45 Serbia 1,060.14 2009
46 Romania 920.58 2010
47 Turkey 884.38 2010
48 China 863.21 2009
49 Cyprus 810.95 2010
50 Moldova 794.09 2009
51 Iran 750.71 2008
52 Macau 734.01 2009
53 Brazil 703.72 2010
54 Greenland 699.5 2004
55 Puerto Rico 668.16 2009
56 Morocco 660.98 2008
57 Uruguay 519.75 2009
58 Republic of Macedonia 471.61 2008
59 Egypt 420.44 2009
60 South Africa 393.04 2008
61 Senegal 384.05 2008
62 Mexico 383.57 2009
63 Malaysia 364.64 2006
64 Chile 354.8 2008
65 Costa Rica 334.37 2009
66 Thailand 315.53 2007
67 Brunei 286.28 2004
68 Guam 284.76 2005
69 Bosnia and Herzegovina 197.19 2007
70 Venezuela 182.64 2009
71 Algeria 170.06 2005
72 Pakistan 161.89 2009
73 Colombia 160.87 2009
74 Seychelles 155.66 2005
75 Kuwait 151.91 2009
76 Albania 146.79 2008
77 Bolivia 145.5 2009
78 India 135.81 2005
79 Cape Verde 132.53 2002
80 Panama 116.58 2010
81 Vietnam 115.87 2002
82 Ecuador 106.1 2008
83 Sri Lanka 96.32 2008
84 American Samoa 95.3 2005
85 Indonesia 89.61 2009
86 Philippines 78.47 2007
87 Paraguay 74.8 2008
88 Nicaragua 70.47 1997
89 Cote d'Ivoire 70.42 2005
90 Nepal 58.68 2002
91 Kenya 56.17 2007
92 Iraq 49.47 2009
93 Madagascar 46.21 2009
94 Burkina Faso 45.08 2010
95 Ethiopia 44.62 2010
96 Zambia 43.3 2008
97 Guatemala 39.48 2009
98 Nigeria 38.63 2007
99 Togo 38.21 2007
100 Mali 37.74 2006
101 Republic of the Congo 32.45 2000
102 Malawi 29.85 2007
103 Lesotho 21.31 2009
104 Burma 18.35 2002
105 Cambodia 17.36 2002
106 Ghana 17.27 2007
107 Mozambique 15.83 2006
108 Laos 15.83 2002
109 Rwanda 11.95 2009
110 Niger 7.77 2005

Citation

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

Education > Researchers in R&D > Per million people: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Education > Researchers in R&D > Per million people

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: