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Research & Development

Northern Ireland Research and Development (R&D) Survey

The Research and Development Statistics report provides information on R&D expenditure in the Business sector and the Higher Education sector in Northern Ireland.  The business results provide the Northern Ireland element of an annual UK survey carried out by the Office for National Statistics - NI figures are made available at the same time as the UK results are released.  The R&D Survey provides information on: Business, Higher Education and Government Expenditure; In-House R&D (Intramural) and Purchased R&D (Extramural) Expenditure; Sources of funding; Research by Sector; and Employment on R&D.

R&D Survey Publications

R&D Quality Report (PDF 28 KB)

Archive data for Research and Development (R&D)

Contact Details:
Kim Gillespie
Tel: 02890 529431
Email: kimberley.gillespie@dfpni.gov.uk
Twitter: @ELMSNISRA