Innovation in science, technology and industry

Key biotechnology indicators

 

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The biotechnology indicators below are produced by the OECD’s Directorate for Science Technology and Industry (DSTI).

 

Indicators (last updated in October 2013)

Click on the links below to go to graph and get to the underlying data in Excel format

 

 

1. Biotechnology firms

KBI 1 Number of firms active in biotechnology, 2011 or latest available year

KBI 2 Percentage of small biotechnology firms, 2011 or latest available year


2. Biotechnology R&D

KBI 3 Biotechnology R&D expenditures in the business sector, 2011 or latest available year

KBI 4 Biotechnology R&D intensity in the business sector, 2011 or latest available year

KBI 5 Percentage of biotechnology R&D expenditure by dedicated biotechnology R&D firms in the services sector, 2011 or latest available year

KBI 6 Percentage of biotechnology R&D expenditure performed by small biotechnology/R&D firms, 2011 or latest available year

 

3. Public-sector biotechnology R&D

KBI 7 Intramural biotechnology R&D expenditures in the government and higher education sectors, millions of USD PPP, 2011 or latest available year

KBI 8 Intramural biotechnology R&D expenditures in the government and higher education sectors as a percentage of total government and higher education sectors R&D expenditures, 2011 or latest available year

 

4. Biotechnology applications

KBI 9 Percentage of dedicated biotechnology firms by application, latest available year

KBI 10 Percentage of biotechnology R&D by application, latest available year

 

5. Biotechnology patents

KBI 11 Share of countries in biotechnology patents filed under PCT, 2009-11

KBI 12 Revealed technological advantage in biotechnology, 1999-2001 and 2009-11

 

Biotechnology statistics: Methodology 2013 (xls)

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2013 indicators on biotechnology

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2013

 

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Related Documents

 

OECD Biotechnology Statistics 2009

Data Brief comparing the Key Biotech and Key Nanotech Indicators (November 2013)

 

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