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Canada - Number of researchers in R&D

4,518.5
(per million people)
in 2013

Number of researchers in R&D of Canada increased from 3,242.84 per million people in 1999 to 4,518.51 per million people in 2013 growing at an average annual rate of 2.47 %.

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Researchers in R&D are professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods, or systems and in the management of the projects concerned. Postgraduate PhD students (ISCED97 level 6) engaged in R&D are included.

Date Value Change, %
2013 4,518.5 -2.50 %
2012 4,634.3 -3.16 %
2011 4,785.5 2.93 %
2010 4,649.2 4.44 %
2009 4,451.4 -5.53 %
2008 4,711.8 2.69 %
2007 4,588.2 6.38 %
2006 4,313.2 1.78 %
2005 4,237.9 3.75 %
2004 4,084.8 4.73 %
2003 3,900.1 5.23 %
2002 3,706.1