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Economy > Innovation > Research and development personnel > By sector > Government sector: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total number of researchers employed in the government sector.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 320,814 2011
2 Russia 131,734 2010
3 Germany 61,341.54 2010
4 Ukraine 35,751 2011
5 Japan 35,693 2010
6 Spain 33,884 2010
7 France 27,518.92 2010
8 Iran 23,089 2008
9 Italy 22,336 2010
10 Argentina 22,257 2010
11 South Korea 22,018 2010
12 Egypt 21,630 2011
13 Poland 16,236 2010
14 Jordan 11,310 2008
15 Indonesia 11,114 2006
16 Vietnam 11,082 2002
17 United Kingdom 9,714 2010
18 Pakistan 9,046 2011
19 Azerbaijan 8,471 2011
20 Czech Republic 8,220 2011
21 Netherlands 7,900 2010
22 Brazil 7,667 2010
23 Mexico 7,217 2003
24 Turkey 7,099 2010
25 Thailand 6,855 2009
26 Hungary 6,148 2010
27 Norway 6,050 2010
28 Finland 5,970 2010
29 Belarus 5,966 2011
30 Bulgaria 5,877 2010
31 Romania 5,831 2010
32 Portugal 5,101 2010
33 Uzbekistan 4,926 2011
34 Georgia 4,692 2005
35 Bangladesh 4,082 1997
36 Nepal 3,803 2010
37 South Africa 3,655 2009
38 Slovakia 3,519 2011
39 Tunisia 3,460 2008
40 Armenia 3,452 2011
41 Belgium 3,251 2009
42 Malaysia 3,174 2011
43 Austria 3,145 2009
44 Kazakhstan 3,144 2011
45 Croatia 3,123 2010
46 Iraq 3,117 2011
47 New Zealand 3,000 2009
48 Serbia 2,929 2011
49 Greece 2,916 2005
50 Philippines 2,480 2007
51 Slovenia 2,457 2010
52 Singapore 2,309 2010
53 Peru 2,276 2004
54 Sudan 2,242 2005
55 Sweden 2,217 2009
56 Moldova 2,108 2011
57 Denmark 1,948 2010
58 Nigeria 1,885 2007
59 Sri Lanka 1,673 2010
60 Ethiopia 1,602 2010
61 Lithuania 1,599 2010
62 Mongolia 1,521 2011
63 Costa Rica 1,427 2011
64 Morocco 1,410 2011
65 Tajikistan 1,291 2011
66 Saudi Arabia 1,271 2009
67 Iceland 1,230 2009
68 Kyrgyzstan 1,172 2011
69 Hong Kong 1,105 2010
70 Guinea 1,096 2000
71 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,086 2009
72 Kenya 1,077 2007
73 Switzerland 955 2010
74 Uganda 808 2009
75 Republic of Macedonia 800 2008
76 Latvia 784 2010
77 Estonia 733 2011
78 Algeria 730 2005
79 Luxembourg 715 2010
80 Botswana 692 2005
81 Venezuela 669 2009
82 Ireland 607 2010
83 Tanzania 601 2007
84 Mozambique 564 2010
85 Chile 505 2010
86 Montenegro 494 2011
87 Libya 460 2009
88 Kuwait 411 2011
89 Cambodia 394 2002
90 Ghana 393 2007
91 Albania 376 2008
92 Palestine 334 2010
93 Uruguay 315 2011
94 Cameroon 298 2008
95 Togo 264 2007
96 Madagascar 262 2007
97 Mali 257 2006
98 Malawi 247 2007
99 Panama 243.36 2005
100 Oman 216 2011
101 Cyprus 206 2010
102 Zambia 198 2008
103 Guatemala 175 2010
104 Senegal 167 2008
105 Burkina Faso 165 2007
106 Honduras 160 2003
107 Gabon 150 2006
108 Colombia 145.43 2010
=109 Bolivia 140 2010
=109 Puerto Rico 140 2009
111 Trinidad and Tobago 110 2010
112 Laos 109 2002
113 Faeroe Islands 86 2003
114 Burundi 68 2011
115 Paraguay 64 2011
116 Brunei 62 2003
117 Malta 57 2011
118 Gambia 33 2011
119 Central African Republic 29 2009
120 Lesotho 25 2009
121 El Salvador 22 2011
122 Monaco 10 2005
123 Seychelles 8 2005

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"All countries compared for Economy > Innovation > Research and development personnel > By sector > Government sector", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Innovation/Research-and-development-personnel/By-sector/Government-sector

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