Personnel engaged in research and development by performing sector and occupational category1, 2

Frequency: Annual

Table: 27-10-0022-01 (formerly CANSIM 358-0159)

Geography: Canada

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This table displays the results of Personnel engaged in research and development by performing sector and occupational category.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Performing sector, Occupational category (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Type of science, Row 2 is Geography, Row 3 is Reference period.
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Total sciences
Canada (map)
Performing sectorOccupational category20132014201520162017
Number
Total performing sectorTotal personnel232,910246,100251,960235,450235,350
Researchers163,170161,990162,960158,980158,890
Technicians48,64048,25052,44045,41046,590
Support staff21,10026,24029,48024,21023,690
On-site research consultants 3..9,6307,0806,8606,180
Federal governmentTotal personnel15,48015,38012,81011,81012,610
Researchers7,5507,7706,4906,0306,550
Technicians4,2704,1903,0802,9102,980
Support staff3,6603,4203,2402,8703,080
On-site research consultants 3..........
Provincial government4Total personnel2,6302,6702,6002,4902,510
Researchers1,5501,4801,4401,3701,380
Technicians640810780560800
Support staff440380390560330
On-site research consultants 3..........
Business enterpriseTotal personnel138,620154,020162,370146,970144,570
Researchers93,15093,65095,58091,75090,040
Technicians35,65035,28040,72034,37035,120
Support staff9,82015,53019,06014,03013,360
On-site research consultants 3..9,5607,0206,8206,050
Higher educationTotal personnel74,73072,51072,72073,21074,350
Researchers60,27058,55058,85059,24060,290
Technicians7,5907,2907,2407,3207,370
Support staff6,8806,6706,6306,6506,690
On-site research consultants 3..........
Private non-profit5Total personnel1,4501,5201,4609701,310
Researchers660540600590630
Technicians500680620240320
Support staff300230170100230
On-site research consultants 3..707040130

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/2710002201-eng

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