Tunisia - Research and development expenditure
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP)
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) in Tunisia was 0.679 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.731 in 2004, while its lowest value was 0.305 in 1996.
Definition: Expenditures for research and development are current and capital expenditures (both public and private) on creative work undertaken systematically to increase knowledge, including knowledge of humanity, culture, and society, and the use of knowledge for new applications. R&D covers basic research, applied research, and experimental development.
Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.
Topic: Infrastructure Indicators