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Government budget allocations for R&D

The statistics show estimated R&D funding in the central government budget by expenditure area, objectives, recipient units and the estimated R&D funding from research foundations by objective and recipient units. The survey has been conducted since the 1970s.

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Government budget allocations for R&D (GBARD) 2020


In 2020, funds for research and development (R&D) in the central government budget are estimated at SEK 38.5 billion. This corresponds to 3.6 percent of total appropriations in the central government budget. Government funding for R&D is expected to increase by SEK 1.1 billion compared with the forecast for 2019, at the price level of 2020. This forecast is based on the provisional budget for 2020.

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