Research & Development statistics record the expenditures and personnel engaged in the country's research and development activities and are used in the production of a series of important growth indicators.
Total R&D expenditure (2018)
of GDP "R&D intensity"
Business sector R&D expenditure (2018)
GERD up by 6.9% in Greece in 2018
In 2018, R&D expenditure in Greece reached 2,179.31 million euro, which marked an increase of 6.9% when compared to 2017. In the Business Enterprise Sector, the R&D expenditure rose to 1,049.5 M€, which was 5.6% higher than 2017. In the Higher Education Sector, the R&D expenditure rose to 618.58 M€, which was 7.2 % higher than 2017. In the Government Sector, the R&D expenditure rose to 488.09 M€, which was 8.2% higher than 2017.