Corrections and notices

Corrections

27 February 2020

An error was discovered in the regional totals for the South East and Scotland. The corrected values have now been calculated and the release and all data have been updated. The original release is also available.

15 March 2019

An error was discovered in the split between expenditure on Civil and Defence R &D. The corrected values have now been calculated and the release and all related data have been updated. The original release is also available.

Notices

22 November 2019

The issue with the time series dataset associated with Business enterprise research and development 2018 publication has now been corrected, and the times series dataset has now been published.

21 November 2019

The Business enterprise research and development 2018 publication was delayed due to disclosive data found in the time series dataset. The updated time series data will be published as soon as it is available.

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    21 November 2019
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    21 November 2020

About this Dataset

Annual research and development spending and employment by UK businesses, including data by industry type, civil and defence, and regional spread.

Edition in this dataset

Current edition of this dataset

Previous versions of this data are available.

Contact details for this dataset

Cecil Prescott
RandD@ons.gov.uk
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Publications that use this data