Science and Technology Indicators in the Russian Federation: Data book
This data book is another publication in the series describing various aspects of scientific development in the Russian Federation. It begins with the tables, where main science and technology indicators are provided alongside the data concerning basic innovative activities. The publication also presents the most recent statistical data on R&D institutions, personnel, and funding, as well as on R&D assets of the Russian science. Various sections contain information about intellectual property, commercialisation and usage of technologies, and international comparisons. For the first time ever, there is a detailed section representing science and technology of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation. It also highlights the activities of dissertation councils and data on thesis defences (based on the information from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation). The data book includes information of the Russian Federal State Statistics Service, Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent), CIS Interstate Statistical Committee, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), European Commission, Eurostat, UNESCO, World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), and results of methodological and analytical studies of the HSE Institute for Statistical
Studies and Economics of Knowledge. In some cases, the presented data specify those published earlier.