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Japan - Number of researchers in R&D

5,230.7 (per million people) in 2015

In 2015, number of researchers in R&D for Japan was 5,230.7 per million people. Though Japan number of researchers in R&D fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1996 - 2015 period ending at 5,230.7 per million people in 2015.

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What is number of researchers in R&D?

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.

What is Japan number of researchers in R&D?

Date Value Change, %
2015 5,230.7 -2.89 %
2014 5,386.2 3.55 %
2013 5,201.3 2.31 %
2012 5,083.7 -1.48 %
2011 5,160.2 0.15 %
2010 5,152.6 0.09 %
2009 5,147.8 -0.19 %
2008 5,157.8 -4.09 %
2007 5,377.7 -0.17 %
2006 5,387.0 0.50 %
2005 5,360.2 3.94 %
2004 5,156.8