Bosnia and Herzegovina - Research and development expenditure

Research and development expenditure (% of GDP)

Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 0.219 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 0.322 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.016 in 2004.

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.

See also:

Year Value
2003 0.019
2004 0.016
2005 0.027
2006 0.020
2007 0.025
2008 0.018
2009 0.021
2012 0.266
2013 0.322
2014 0.258
2015 0.219

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Technology