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Research and development in Sweden

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2022-10-27

The statistics illustrate the financial and human investments in research and development (R&D). It provides an overview of R&D activities in Sweden, how they are distributed between different sectors and regionally.

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R&D in Sweden 2021 - Preliminary statistics

2022-07-14

In 2021, expenditure on intramural research and development (R&D) in Sweden increased and amounted to SEK 184.4 billion according to preliminary statistics. The increase in R&D expenditure was mainly driven by the business enterprise sector.

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Title Language Type Date
Research and Development in Sweden 2021 - preliminary statistics English Report 2022-07-14
Research and development in Sweden 2020 English Report 2021-07-08
Research and development in Sweden 2019 English Report 2021-03-25
Artificial intelligence (AI) in Sweden 2019 English Report 2020-11-25
Research and development in Sweden 2019 – preliminary statistics English Report 2020-07-10
Research and development in Sweden 2018 English Report 2019-07-15
Research and development in Sweden 2017 English Report 2019-03-14
Research and experimental development in Sweden 2015. An overview English SM 2017-04-26

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