Innovation by enterprise size, all surveyed industries
|2007 to 2009||2010 to 2012|
|Small enterprises (20 to 99 employees)||64.9B||63.5B|
|Medium-sized enterprises (100 to 249 employees)||76.3B||60.1B|
|Large enterprises (250 or more employees)||74.7E||70.8B|
reliable (standard error between 2.50% and 7.49%)
use with caution
The 2012 Survey of Innovation and Business Strategy (SIBS) estimates are provided as percentages accompanied by quality indicators. Data quality indicators are based on the standard error (SE) and number of observations in the estimates. Quality indicators for SIBS are the following: A is very reliable (SE between 0% and 2.49%); B is reliable (SE between 2.50% and 7.49%); E is use with caution (SE between 7.50% and 14.99%); and F is too unreliable to be published (SE greater than or equal to 15.00%).