Table 8-3
Personnel engaged in research and development — by industry and by occupational category, 2009p

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by industry and by occupational category, 2009


Table summary
This table displays the results of by industry and by occupational category professionals, technicians, other and total, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).

  Professionals Technicians Other Total
  number
Total 86,964  A 47,358  A 15,601  A 149,923  A
Agriculture, forestry, fishing
and hunting
627  C 925  B 518  C 2,070  B
Agriculture 520  C 803  B 470  C 1,793  B
Forestry and logging 48  C 86  A 19  B 153  B
Fishing, hunting and trapping 59  C 36  Note E: Use with caution 29  Note E: Use with caution 124  C
Mining and oil and gas extraction 949  B 747  A 129  C 1,825  B
Oil and gas extraction 756  B 436  A 101  C 1,293  B
Mining 193  B 311  B 28  Note E: Use with caution 532  C
Utilities 785  A 361  Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 1,377  A
Electric power 590  A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 994  A
Other utilities 195  A 123  A 65  A 383  A
Construction 733  B 857  B 318  C 1,908  D
Manufacturing 37,244  A 19,747  A 9,116  A 66,107  A
Food 1,029  A 1,048  A 475  A 2,552  B
Beverage and tobacco 76  D 96  D 62  D 234  C
Textile 196  A 240  A 128  A 564  B
Wood products Note F: too unreliable to be published 410  Note E: Use with caution 392  Note E: Use with caution 1,055  D
Paper 311  A 268  A 91  A 670  D
Printing 391  A 550  A 148  B 1,089  A
Petroleum and coal products 784  Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Pharmaceutical and medicine 2,072  A 1,032  A 1,251  A 4,355  A
Other chemicals 1,350  A 848  A 701  A 2,899  B
Plastic products 707  A 823  A 302  A 1,832  A
Rubber products 204  A 134  C Note F: too unreliable to be published 369  A
Non-metallic mineral products 386  A 428  A 129  C 943  A
Primary metal (ferrous) 132  A 119  B 46  C 297  D
Primary metal (non-ferrous) 394  A 268  A 104  B 766  B
Fabricated metal products 1,412  A 2,261  A 572  B 4,245  A
Machinery 4,076  A 3,167  A 970  A 8,213  A
Computer and peripheral equipment 488  A 125  B 67  D 680  A
Communications equipment 8,496  A 708  A 240  A 9,444  A
Semiconductor and other electronic
components
3,697  A 555  A 222  A 4,474  A
Navigational, measuring, medical
and control instruments
3,383  A 1,144  A 351  B 4,878  A
Other computer and electronic
products
197  A 139  A 39  B 375  B
Electrical equipment, appliance
and components
1,224  B 649  A 225  B 2,098  B
Motor vehicle and parts 1,191  A 1,039  A 391  A 2,621  B
Aerospace products and parts 2,590  A 1,224  A 1,132  A 4,946  A
All other transportation equipment 601  A 329  A 186  A 1,116  A
Furniture and related products 305  C 447  A 207  B 959  C
Other manufacturing industries 1,299  A 1,426  A 548  B 3,273  B
Services 46,626  A 24,721  A 5,289  A 76,636  A
Wholesale trade 6,275  A 2,926  A 1,171  B 10,372  B
Retail trade 374  B 488  A 141  C 1,003  B
Transportation and warehousing 354  B 293  C 150  D 797  A
Information and cultural industries 6,777  A 5,684  A 409  D 12,870  A
Finance, insurance and real estate 1,933  A 819  B 193  C 2,945  B
Architectural, engineering and
related services
6,932  A 1,606  A 310  B 8,848  A
Computer system design and related
services
11,294  A 5,369  A 1,069  B 17,732  A
Management, scientific and technical
consulting services
659  A 394  A 74  D 1,127  B
Scientific research and development
services
8,545  A 4,469  A 1,240  A 14,254  A
Health care and social assistance 657  A 515  A 142  A 1,314  A
All other services 2,826  A 2,158  A 390  B 5,374  A
Note(s):
Components may not add to totals due to rounding. Personnel counts are reported as full-time equivalent.
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