Table 16. Co-operation in innovation activity by significance of co-operating partner, 2004-2006, share of enterprises with innovation activity

  Importance of co-operation partner
High Medium Low No co-
operation
% % % %
All enterprises
Other enterprises within own enterprise group 1) 23,4 19,3 12,7 44,6
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 11,4 22,9 16,2 49,5
Clients or customers 16,4 23,8 12,4 47,4
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,4 12,4 20,8 64,4
Consultans, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 3,0 11,8 22,3 62,9
Universities or other higher education institutions 4,3 13,2 18,5 64,0
Government or public research institutes 3,3 8,1 16,4 72,1
Manufacturing 2)
Other enterprises within own enterprise group 22,5 22,3 15,8 39,4
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 11,7 26,2 16,8 45,3
Clients or customers 17,8 24,0 14,3 43,9
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,2 11,4 23,8 62,6
Consultans, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 3,2 14,2 23,5 59,1
Universities or other higher education institutions 5,5 17,0 18,9 58,7
Government or public research institutes 3,3 9,7 18,1 69,0
Services
Other enterprises within own enterprise group 24,3 16,1 9,5 50,2
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 11,1 18,7 15,5 54,7
Clients or customers 14,7 23,6 10,0 51,7
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,7 13,6 17,0 66,6
Consultans, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 2,7 8,7 20,9 67,7
Universities or other higher education institutions 2,9 8,5 18,0 70,6
Government or public research institutes 3,4 6,1 14,4 76,1
1) Enterprise groups and enterprises belonging to the group (also in manufacturing and in services).
2) Including mining and quarrying, and electricity, gas and water supply.

Source: Innovation 2006, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 12.12.2008

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