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United States of America - Number of researchers in R&D

4,232.0 (per million people) in 2014

In 2014, number of researchers in R&D for United States of America was 4,232 per million people. Though United States of America number of researchers in R&D fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 2000 - 2014 period ending at 4,232 per million people in 2014.

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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.

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What is United States of America number of researchers in R&D?

Date Value Change, %
2014 4,232.0 2.78 %
2013 4,117.7 2.53 %
2012 4,015.9 0.11 %
2011 4,011.3 3.69 %
2010 3,868.6 -5.02 %
2009 4,073.2 4.13 %
2008 3,911.5 4.09 %
2007 3,757.9 -0.63 %
2006 3,781.8 1.71 %
2005 3,718.2 -1.25 %
2004 3,765.1 -2.72 %
2003 3,870.6