Official Statistics

UK government expenditure on science, engineering and technology: 2013

These statistics provide a historical analysis of the government financing of SET activities in the UK, describe the relationship between the funders and performers of Research and Development (R&D) in the UK (government, higher education, business enterprise, charities and overseas), report on business enterprise R&D expenditure, summarise key data on output and employment of science graduates and postgraduates, and other employment data and show how the UK compares with other G7 countries.



Official statistics are produced impartially and free from political influence.