Technological Innovation. Companies. By innovation objectivesM RSS 

Catalonia. 2015
        Value
Companies EIN in the period (1)4,869
  
Objectives of technological innovation in products (%) (2)66.8
Wide range of goods or services39.6
Substitution of products or obsolete processes32.4
Penetration in new markets26.9
Higher market share29.8
Higher quality of goods or services45.5
  
Objectives of technological innovation in processes(%) (2)48.5
Higher flexbility in the production or provision of services32.5
Higher capacity of production or provision of services33.4
Lower labor costs by produced unit20.2
Less material used by produced unit10.6
Less energy used by produced unit14.1
  
Objectives of technological innovation in occupancy (%) (2)25.1
Increase in the total occupancy5.7
Increase in the qualified occupancy10.9
Continued occupation21.0
  
Other objectives of technological innovation (%) (2)30.1
Lower environmental impact18.3
Improve in health and security of employees20.5
Compliance with the environmental, health and security requiriments24.4
Units: Companies.

Source: Idescat, based on data of the Innovation in Companies Survey of INE.


(1) EIN companies include companies with technological innovation in the reference period (the correspondent year and the two previous ones), plus those with technological innovation in progress or unsuccessful in the same period.

(2) % of companies that consider those objectives as really important.

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Spain. 2015
        Value
Companies EIN in the period (1)21,284
  
Objectives of technological innovation in products (%) (2)68.9
Wide range of goods or services41.8
Substitution of products or obsolete processes33.3
Penetration in new markets29.5
Higher market share32.9
Higher quality of goods or services49.0
  
Objectives of technological innovation in processes(%) (2)52.0
Higher flexbility in the production or provision of services35.3
Higher capacity of production or provision of services38.1
Lower labor costs by produced unit21.7
Less material used by produced unit11.9
Less energy used by produced unit14.1
  
Objectives of technological innovation in occupancy (%) (2)27.5
Increase in the total occupancy8.4
Increase in the qualified occupancy12.2
Continued occupation23.0
  
Other objectives of technological innovation (%) (2)29.4
Lower environmental impact19.2
Improve in health and security of employees18.8
Compliance with the environmental, health and security requiriments23.0
Units: Companies.

Source: INE. Innovation in Companies Survey.


(1) EIN companies include companies with technological innovation in the reference period (the correspondent year and the two previous ones), plus those with technological innovation in progress or unsuccessful in the same period.

(2) % of companies that consider those objectives as really important.


Date published:

Last period (2015): July 26, 2017.

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Chapter Research ˇ Technology
 Gross domestic expenditure on R&D relative to the GDP. By sector of performance T
 Gross domestic expenditure on R&D. By sector of performance T
 Personnel on R&D. By sex and occupation T
 Technological Innovation. Companies T
 Technological Innovation. Companies. By innovation objectives T
 Technological Innovation. Expenditures T
 Non-technological Innovation. Companies. By innovation objectives T
 Equipment and use of the new technologies T
 Use of new technologies by the children from 10 to 15 years T
 ICT usage and e-commerce. Companies with 10 employees or more T
 ICT usage and e-commerce. Companies with less than 10 employees T
 Exports of industrial products. By technological content and groups of products T
 Exports of industrial products. By technological content and geographical areas T
 Imports of industrial products. By technological content and groups of products T
 Imports of industrial products. By technological content and geographical areas T

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