List of countries by research and development spending


List of countries by research and development spending

List of countries by research and development spending

Percentage out of the GDP

# Togo: 8.4%
# Sweden: 3.8%
# Israel: 3.7%
# Japan: 2.8%
# Korea, South: 2.7%
# Switzerland: 2.6%
# United States: 2.5%
# Germany: 2.3%
# France: 2.2%
# El Salvador: 2.2%
# Iceland: 2.1%
# Netherlands: 2%
# Denmark: 1.9%
# Egypt: 1.9%
# United Kingdom: 1.8%
# Australia: 1.7%
# Norway: 1.7%
# Canada: 1.7%
# Austria: 1.6%
# Belgium: 1.6%
# Ireland: 1.5%
# Slovenia: 1.5%
# Czech Republic: 1.3%
# New Zealand: 1.2%
# Croatia: 1.2%
# Singapore: 1.1%
# Russia: 1.1%
# Slovakia: 1%
# Ukraine: 1%
# Italy: 1%
# Romania: 0.8%
# Estonia: 0.8%
# Brazil: 0.8%
# Spain: 0.8%
# Uganda: 0.8%
# Hungary: 0.7%
# Poland: 0.7%
# South Africa: 0.6%
# Chile: 0.6%
# Belarus: 0.6%
# Portugal: 0.6%
# India: 0.6%
# Argentina: 0.5%
# Turkey: 0.5%
# Iran: 0.5%
# Greece: 0.5%
# Latvia: 0.4%
# Mexico: 0.4%
# Malaysia: 0.4%
# Burundi: 0.3%
# Kazakhstan: 0.3%
# Venezuela: 0.3%
# Tunisia: 0.3%
# Kyrgyzstan: 0.2%
# Cyprus: 0.2%
# Mauritius: 0.2%
# Guatemala: 0.2%
# Madagascar: 0.2%
# Philippines: 0.2%
# Armenia: 0.2%
# Thailand: 0.1%
# Nigeria: 0.1%
# Costa Rica: 0.1%
# Mongolia: 0.1%
# Indonesia: 0.1%
# Trinidad and Tobago: 0.1%
# China: 0.1%
# Malta: 0%
# Peru: 0% Weighted average: 1.1%

Source

World Bank. 2002. World Development Indicators 2002. [http://www.nationmaster.com/graph/eco_res_and_dev_spe-economy-research-and-development-spending]


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