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Facts and Figures

Here you can find some interesting facts and figures on the research and development sector.

2014 the total amount of the Austrian Gross Expenditure on R&D (GERD) will reach 2.88% of the gross domestic product (GDP).

Expected Austrian R&D expenditure in 2014

Source: Statistics Austria
Share of different sectors on R&D expenditure in % in EUR bn
Private enterprises 44.5 approx. 4.15
Public sector 38.7 approx. 3.61
Funds from abroad 16.4 approx. 1.53
Private non-profit sector 0.5 approx. 0.0425
Expected R&D expenditure 2014   9.33
54% of the Austrian enterprises have been "innovation active" over the period 2010-2012.
Source: Statistics Austria

The ten companies with the largest investments in R&D, taken as a percentage of gross revenues (2013)

1. Infineon Technologies Austria AG 22.38 %
2. ams AG 19.86 %
3. Frequentis AG 17.44 %
4. Bosch Robert AG 17.37 %
5. Bernecker + Rainer Industrie-Elektronik GmbH 16.14 %
6. Anton Paar GmbH 15.50 %
7. Epcos OHG 15.23 %
8. Kapsch Group Bet.GmbH  12.41 %
9. Knapp AG 10.72 %
10. AVL List GmbH 10.12 %
Source:  www.trendTOP500.at
Last modified
2015.04.16
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