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Research and development in Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2020-07-10

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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Research and Development in Sweden 2017


In 2017, SEK 155.5 billion was invested in research and development (R&D) in Sweden, up by SEK 13 billion from 2015. The trend of increasing costs and expenses for R&D in Sweden is continuing, driven by the business enterprise sector, according to the Statistics Sweden report “Research and development in Sweden in 2017” .

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Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
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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