Industrial research and development information system (IRIS)

This database holds all of the statistics produced by the National Science Foundation's Survey of Industry Research and Development (SIRD) for 1953 to 2007, the last year SIRD was conducted - it has been replaced by the Business Research and Development and Innovation Survey (BRDIS). This searchable database contains tabulated statistics for selected periods on such measures as industry R&D funding and industry R&D personnel. These statistics are broken out by such dimensions as source, industrial sector, character of work, and company size.

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National Science Foundation (NSF)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Statistics type
National Science Foundation (NSF)
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