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Chart 27.1 Gross domestic expenditures on R&D, by funding sector

Chart 27.1 (data) Gross domestic expenditures on R&D, by funding sector
  1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  $ millions
Business enterprise sector 7,355 7,917 9,223 11,636 12,112 12,447 13,404 13,756 14,234 14,267 14,386
Federal government sector 2,830 3,216 3,560 4,095 4,251 4,526 4,651 5,248 5,225 5,291 5,272
Higher education sector 2,339 2,649 2,892 2,928 3,462 3,589 4,147 4,341 4,434 4,487 4,532
Foreign sector 2,552 2,705 3,582 2,915 1,925 2,167 2,526 2,676 2,585 2,596 2,616
Provincial governments sector 640 767 853 1,023 1,152 1,354 1,370 1,341 1,407 1,404 1,414
Private non-profit sector 372 380 445 536 628 637 735 777 830 835 850
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 358-0001.