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Industry > Biotechnology firms per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of independent dedicated biotechnology firms in major European countries, as of December 2001. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Sweden 26.42 firms 2001
2 Switzerland 12.86 firms 2001
3 Finland 10.22 firms 2001
4 Ireland 10.09 firms 2001
5 Denmark 9.52 firms 2001
6 Norway 8.2 firms 2001
7 Germany 6.12 firms 2001
8 France 5.57 firms 2001
9 Belgium 5.35 firms 2001
10 Netherlands 4.92 firms 2001
11 Italy 1.12 firms 2001
12 Spain 0.786 firms 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Industry > Biotechnology firms per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Pammolli and Riccaboni, 2001, based on BID, University of Siena. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Industry/Biotechnology-firms-per-million

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