Research and development (R&D); key figures, 2002-2010


This table contains figures on research en development (R&D) activities carried out by own staff, of companies, institutes and the higher education sector with 10 and more employed persons in the Netherlands. Outsourced R&D is excluded.

The figures include:
- R&D expenditures: own staff;
- own R&D staff in full-time equivalents.
Figures relate to:
- companies;
- institutes, consisting of:
* research institutes;
* central government institutions;
* health care and welfare institutions;
* other institutes.
- institutes for higher education, consisting of:
* publicly financed universities;
* university hospitals or parts thereof;
* institutes for higher professional education (hbo).

Data available from 2002 to 2010.

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are definite.

Changes as of 23 December 2016:
None, this table is discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

Will this table be replaced?
This table will be continued as: Research en development; kerncijfers per sector van uitvoering (Dutch only). For more information see section 3.

Research and development (R&D); key figures, 2002-2010

Periods R&D expenditures: own staffTotal R&D expenditure (mln euro) R&D expenditures: own staffCompanies (mln euro) R&D expenditures: own staffInstitutes (mln euro) R&D expenditures: own staffInstitutes for higher education (mln euro) Full-time equivalents: own R&D staffTotal full-time equivalents (x 1 000) Full-time equivalents: own R&D staffCompanies (x 1 000) Full-time equivalents: own R&D staffInstitutes (x 1 000) Full-time equivalents: own R&D staffInstitutes for higher education (x 1 000)
2002 8,747 4,543 1,164 3,040 91.5 47.0 13.7 30.8
2003 9,146 4,804 1,216 3,126 90.2 44.5 14.3 31.4
2004 9,470 5,071 1,253 3,146 95.7 50.0 13.6 32.1
2005 9,772 5,169 1,216 3,387 93.6 48.6 12.7 32.3
2006 10,175 5,480 1,260 3,435 97.8 52.8 12.8 32.2
2007 10,342 5,495 1,259 3,588 93.7 49.2 12.1 32.4
2008 10,502 5,263 1,259 3,980 93.4 48.0 12.2 33.2
2009 10,408 4,900 1,327 4,181 87.8 42.3 11.4 34.1
2010 10,892 5,218 1,279 4,395 100.5 54.1 11.4 35.0
Source: CBS.
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