Collection/compilation agency: Ministry of Scientific Research and Information Technology, Department of Science Strategy and Development
Collection/compilation type: Government biotechnology data collection (questionnaire).
- R&D expenditures
- Human resources
- Patent applications
- Number of companies.
Scope: Business enterprises and research institutes.
Frequency: Regular, the first time in 2004 (reference year 2003).
Classification used: The indicators in the survey are classified by application sector; nine categories were chosen (health, agriculture and food processing, environment, forest products, bio-informatics, mining/energy/petroleum/chemicals, aquaculture and other).
Definition used: OECD definition of biotechnology.
Output: Results expected by the end 2004.
Contact comments: N/A
Future plans (plans for new collections, strategies, experiences etc.): New collections in 2005 and 2006.
Contact details: http://www.mnii.gov.pl/