An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

R&D personnel from the World

1,478.39 per million people in 2015

Between 2000 and 2015, R&D personnel of World grew substantially from 1,080.25 to 1,478.39 per million people rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 15.20 % in 2015.

The description is composed by our digital data assistant.
Date Value Change, %
2015 1,478.39 15.20 %
2010 1,283.28 6.47 %
2005 1,205.33 11.58 %
2000 1,080.25
Patent Applications 820,291 Number in 2015 WB
R&D Expenditure 2.11 % in 2015 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 2,306,637.4 Number in 2015 WB
Trademark Applications 826,546 Number in 2015 WB
Macro Region
Africa 69 timeseries
Asia 19 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 12 timeseries
Europe 74 timeseries
Middle East 25 timeseries
North America 4,258.14 per million people in 2016 WB
Oceania 6 timeseries
South America 15 timeseries
Southeast Asia 22 timeseries
Country (per million people)
Israel 8,250.47 in 2012 WB
Denmark 7,896.85 in 2017 WB
Sweden 7,592.5 in 2017 WB
Republic of Korea 7,514.39 in 2017 WB
Singapore 6,729.68 in 2014 WB
Finland 6,707.49 in 2017 WB
Iceland 6,635.11 in 2016 WB
Norway 6,477.76 in 2017 WB
Japan 5,304.9 in 2017 WB
Switzerland 5,257.36 in 2015 WB
Austria 5,157.52 in 2016 WB
Germany 5,036.18 in 2017 WB
Netherlands 5,007.06 in 2017 WB
Belgium 4,941.98 in 2017 WB
Luxembourg 4,682.45 in 2017 WB
Australia 4,539.49 in 2010 WB
Slovenia 4,467.84 in 2017 WB
France 4,441.07 in 2017 WB
United Kingdom 4,376.96 in 2017 WB
Portugal 4,290.82 in 2017 WB
Canada 4,274.7 in 2016 WB
United States of America 4,256.29 in 2016 WB
Ireland 4,107.6 in 2017 WB
New Zealand 4,052.42 in 2015 WB
Czech Republic 3,689.92 in 2017 WB
Estonia 3,568.94 in 2017 WB
Hong Kong 3,411.73 in 2017 WB
Macau 3,227.5 in 2017 WB
Greece 3,152.84 in 2017 WB
Lithuania 3,013.19 in 2017 WB
Hungary 2,924.02 in 2017 WB
Spain 2,873.41 in 2017 WB
Russian Federation 2,851.71 in 2017 WB
Slovakia 2,794.96 in 2017 WB
Poland 2,528.04 in 2017 WB
United Arab Emirates 2,406.57 in 2016 WB
Malaysia 2,357.92 in 2016 WB
Italy 2,294.55 in 2017 WB
Bulgaria 2,130.55 in 2017 WB
Serbia 2,079.2 in 2017 WB
Malta 2,075.04 in 2017 WB
Tunisia 1,964.97 in 2016 WB
Croatia 1,865.44 in 2017 WB
Latvia 1,785.94 in 2017 WB
Turkey 1,385.76 in 2017 WB
Georgia 1,339.71 in 2017 WB
China 1,234.78 in 2017 WB
Argentina 1,232.6 in 2016 WB
Thailand 1,210.35 in 2016 WB
Cyprus 1,174.45 in 2017 WB
Morocco 1,068.96 in 2016 WB
Ukraine 994.08 in 2017 WB
Romania 890.17 in 2017 WB
Brazil 881.38 in 2014 WB
Algeria 820.75 in 2017 WB
Mauritius 778.49 in 2017 WB
North Macedonia 728.95 in 2017 WB
Republic of Moldova 723.88 in 2017 WB
Montenegro 714.27 in 2016 WB
Viet Nam 700.78 in 2017 WB
Iran 671.02 in 2013 WB
Egypt 669.39 in 2017 WB
Uruguay 667.68 in 2017 WB
Kazakhstan 661.59 in 2017 WB
Qatar 603.79 in 2015 WB
Jordan 601.09 in 2017 WB
Palestine 564.54 in 2013 WB
Senegal 549.32 in 2015 WB
Costa Rica 529.93 in 2016 WB
Chile 502.1 in 2016 WB
Uzbekistan 496.34 in 2017 WB
South Africa 493.72 in 2016 WB
Kuwait 491.81 in 2017 WB
Bosnia and Herzegovina 463.9 in 2017 WB
Ecuador 400.71 in 2014 WB
Bahrain 368.9 in 2014 WB
Pakistan 354.13 in 2017 WB
Puerto Rico 320.66 in 2015 WB
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 283.93 in 2016 WB
Brunei Darussalam 283.43 in 2004 WB
Mexico 244.18 in 2013 WB
Oman 243.96 in 2017 WB
Kenya 225.03 in 2010 WB
India 216.18 in 2015 WB
Indonesia 215.73 in 2017 WB
Philippines 187.66 in 2013 WB
Botswana 179.47 in 2013 WB
Bolivia 165.95 in 2010 WB
Albania 156.1 in 2008 WB
Seychelles 146.49 in 2005 WB
Namibia 143.32 in 2014 WB
Paraguay 122.05 in 2016 WB
Eswatini 119.14 in 2015 WB
Sri Lanka 106.98 in 2015 WB
Iraq 103.93 in 2017 WB
Zimbabwe 88.72 in 2012 WB
Colombia 88.48 in 2016 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 87.38 in 2015 WB
Nicaragua 71.03 in 1997 WB
Côte d'Ivoire 69.21 in 2005 WB
El Salvador 65.88 in 2016 WB
Nepal 61.06 in 2002 WB
Chad 58.33 in 2016 WB
Cabo Verde 49.21 in 2011 WB
Malawi 48.27 in 2010 WB
Burkina Faso 47.58 in 2010 WB
Angola 47.48 in 2011 WB
Ethiopia 44.97 in 2013 WB
Mozambique 41.48 in 2015 WB
Zambia 40.97 in 2008 WB
Panama 39.08 in 2013 WB
Nigeria 38.77 in 2007 WB
Ghana 38.37 in 2010 WB
Togo 38.26 in 2017 WB
Papua New Guinea 36.31 in 2016 WB
Gambia 33.56 in 2011 WB
Mali 32.81 in 2017 WB
Congo 31.54 in 2000 WB
Madagascar 30.62 in 2017 WB
Cambodia 30.37 in 2015 WB
Myanmar 29.08 in 2017 WB
Uganda 26.47 in 2014 WB
Lesotho 22.83 in 2015 WB
Honduras 22.77 in 2015 WB
Guatemala 22.15 in 2015 WB
United Republic of Tanzania 18.34 in 2013 WB
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 15.83 in 2002 WB
Rwanda 12.35 in 2009 WB
Democratic Republic of the Congo 10.57 in 2015 WB
Niger 7.42 in 2005 WB

Our Privacy Statement & Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to improve your online experience. They were placed on your computer when you launched this website. You can change your personal cookie settings through your internet browser settings.

Privacy Policy