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R&D personnel in relation to the active population. By sex

R&D personnel in relation to the active population. Total 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 1.527 .. ..
Women 1.152 .. ..
Total 1.348 1.015 (p) 1.405 (p)
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's statistics on R&D activities. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
R&D personnel in relation to the active population. Business enterprise sector 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 0.885 .. ..
Women 0.481 .. ..
Total 0.692 0.467 (p) 0.837 (p)
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's statistics on R&D activities. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
R&D personnel in relation to the active population. Government sector 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 0.239 .. ..
Women 0.295 .. ..
Total 0.266 0.181 (p) 0.172 (p)
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's statistics on R&D activities. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
R&D personnel in relation to the active population. Higher education sector 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 0.400 .. ..
Women 0.371 .. ..
Total 0.386 0.364 (p) 0.387 (p)
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's statistics on R&D activities. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
R&D personnel in relation to the active population. Private non-profit sector 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 0.004 .. ..
Women 0.005 .. ..
Total 0.005 0.002 (p) 0.010 (p)
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's statistics on R&D activities. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: April 30, 2021.

Methodological note

The indicator measures the share of personnel assigned to R&D activities broken down by the following institutional sectors: enterprise, government, higher education, private non-profit entity. Data are presented in full-time equivalents as a share of the economically active population (the ‘labour force’).