Technicians In R&D (per million People) fell 3.71% to 503 persons in Japan in 2016

Technicians In R&D (per million People) (persons)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Japan | May 17, 2019
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Technicians in R&D per million people reached 503 persons in 2016 in Japan, according to World Bank. This is 3.71 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, technicians in R&D per million people in Japan reached an all time high of 683 persons in 1998 and an all time low of 503 persons in 2016. When compared to Japan's main peers, technicians in R&D per million people in Russia amounted to 465 persons and 1,232 persons in South Korea in 2016.

Japan has been ranked 3rd within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of technicians in R&D per million people, 16 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Technicians in R&D and equivalent staff are people whose main tasks require technical knowledge and experience in engineering, physical and life sciences (technicians), or social sciences and humanities (equivalent staff).

Technicians In R&D (per million People) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Canada persons 1,520 1,555 1,371 1,380 1,357 ... ...
China persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Dem. People's Republic of Korea persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Germany persons 1,399 1,724 1,731 1,708 1,882 ...
India persons ... ... 101 ... ... ... ... ...
Japan persons 582 559 513 514 537
Mexico persons 177 180 139 133 ... ... ...
Russia persons 475 492 477 486 500
South Korea persons 960 1,043 1,155 1,160 1,234
USA persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Vietnam persons ... ... ... ... ... 70.4 ... ...