ICT Industry Analysis



Public Funding of ICT R&D

Figure 1–14-a:  ICT GBAORD share in GDP and in total GBAORD. European Union (2006-2012)


Figure 1–14-b: ICT GBAORD and total GBAORD annual real growth rates. European Union (2006-2012)


Source: Eurostat, elaborated by Ivie and JRC-IPTS

ICT GBAORD intensity ranged around 0.045% over the period, while the share of ICT GBAORD in total GBAORD amounted to around 6.6%. Both ratios followed similar paths: higher growth rates from 2007 to 2009, a significant decline in 2010, and negative records only for total GBAORD in 2011, while both dropped sharply again in 2012 (Figure 1–14).