12.5 billion euros for non-university research in 2014

In 2014, non-university research institutions spent approximately 12.5 billion euros on research and development in Germany.

The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this was an increase of 5.6% on 2013.

In the same period, the number of people working in these research and development institutions (full-time equivalents) rose by 2.9% to 101,005.

Academic staff accounted for 52,854 of these full-time equivalents, with nearly one third being females (31.9% or 16,881).

For further information:
Sarah Kienzle,
tel: (+49-611) 75-4220,
  www.destatis.de/contact

https://www.destatis.de/EN/PressServices/Press/pr/2016/04/PE16_123_218.html

Media Contact

Pressestelle Statistisches Bundesamt

All latest news from the category: Statistics

Back to home

Comments (0)

Write a comment

Newest articles

Trash to treasure

Researchers turn metal waste into catalyst for hydrogen. Scientists have found a way to transform metal waste into a highly efficient catalyst to make hydrogen from water, a discovery that…

Real-time detection of infectious disease viruses

… by searching for molecular fingerprinting. A research team consisting of Professor Kyoung-Duck Park and Taeyoung Moon and Huitae Joo, PhD candidates, from the Department of Physics at Pohang University…

Mobility of the future, quantum technologies, space travel, transfer

The University of Stuttgart at Hannover Messe ’24. From sustainable mobility to quantum technologies and their potential: The University of Stuttgart will be showcasing exciting research projects, pioneering solutions, and…

Partners & Sponsors