US, China top the list of biggest R&D spenders
The US is spending $476 billion on R&D every year, according to data from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics. China comes in second with a total expenditure of $371 billion. Read more
Austria spurring more and more innovative companies
The number of Austrian innovative companies is growing, as 62 per cent of companies are “innovation-active”, according to the latest data from Austria’s statistics office. Read more
In green science, Chinese output soars, US falls, Germany treads water
The top health spenders: US and Switzerland
Spending on healthcare per country in 2017 – measured in dollars per capita (vertical bars) and as a percentage of GDP (diamonds). Source: OECD
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