The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Results 25 - 30 of 134 for science, technology & innovation tag
External R&D personnel (or contributors) are independent (self-employed) or dependent (employee) workers fully integrated into a statistical unit’s R&D ...
Extramural R&D is any R&D performed outside of the statistical unit about which information is being reported; its “funds for extramural R&D” should include ...
The fields of research and development (FORD) classification is used to classify R&D units and resources by fields of enquiry, namely, broad knowledge ...
Statistical unit of national innovation surveys.
Firms that did not implement innovations but had abandoned or ongoing innovation activities to develop them. Unless otherwise specified, the term covers ...
The Full-time equivalent (FTE) of R&D personnel is defined as the ratio of working hours actually spent on R&D during a specific reference period (usually ...