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Research and development in Switzerland in 2021
Switzerland dedicated CHF 24.6 billion to R&D in 2021. This represents an average annual increase of 4% compared with 2019, the year of the last survey. These activities were mainly carried out within higher education institutions (28%) and private enterprises (68%) by almost 140 000 persons. In international comparison, Switzerland remains one of the most research-intensive economies.
|Theme||National economy / Education and science|
Research and development in Switzerland in 2021Almost CHF 25 billion dedicated to research in Switzerland in 2021
Federal Statistical Office