Table 16. Prevalence of ongoing and abandoned innovation activities by size category of personnel, 2006–2008, share of enterprises

Industry Size category
of personnel
Innovation projects Projects/activities
abandoned or
suspended before
completion
Projects/activities
not completed
by the end of 2008
% % %
All NACE - Total 10–49 21,0 7,3 19,0
50–249 32,3 12,6 30,4
250– 61,5 32,9 60,1
Total 25,0 9,6 23,1
Manufacturing 10–49 24,1 8,2 22,1
50–249 36,4 15,0 34,2
250– 72,9 42,1 72,0
Total 29,5 11,6 27,5
Services 10–49 18,1 6,6 16,1
50–249 26,3 9,2 25,0
250– 46,0 20,4 43,9
Total 20,5 7,5 18,6

Source: Innovation 2008, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Mervi Niemi (09) 1734 3263, tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 10.6.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Innovation [e-publication].
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