Researchers in R&D per mil of people reached 5,530 persons in 2017 in New Zealand, according to World Bank. This is 2.06 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, researchers in R&D per mil of people in New Zealand reached an all time high of 5,530 persons in 2017 and an all time low of 2,202 persons in 1997.
New Zealand has been ranked 8th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of researchers in R&D per mil of people, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Researchers in R&D are professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods, or systems and in the management of the projects concerned.