Researchers by sector of employment

Definition

Professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods and systems, as well as in the management of these projects, broken down by the sectors they are employed in (business enterprise, government, higher education and private non-profit organizations).

Data source

R&D surveys.

Source definition

Adapted from OECD (2002), Frascati Manual: Proposed Standard Practice for Surveys on Research and Experimental Development, §163, 184, 194, 206 and 301.