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Dataset | 1 October 2016

OECD - Intramural biotechnology R&D expenditures in the government and higher education sectors


Data on the total public biotechnology R&D expenditures, expressed in millions of USD PPP, in latest available year.

Biotechnology firms use biotechnology to produce goods or services and/or to perform biotechnology R&D. These firms are captured by biotechnology firm surveys.

Dedicated biotechnology firms devote at least 75% of their production of goods and services, or R&D, to biotechnology.

This dataset is part of the OECD Key Biotech Indicators.