Table 26. Co-operation in innovation activity by significance of co-operating partner, 2006–2008, share of enterprises with innovation activity

  Importance of co-operation partner
High Medium Low No co-operation
% % % %
All NACE - Total Other enterprises within your enterprise group 1) 19,1 14,1 6,5 60,3
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 7,7 15,2 11,8 65,3
Clients or customers 13,3 13,6 7,6 65,5
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,7 11,0 15,9 70,4
Consultants, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 2,5 9,3 16,2 72,0
Universities or other higher education institutions 3,3 12,0 12,5 72,2
Government or public research institutes 1,8 6,9 14,5 76,9
Manufacturing Other enterprises within your enterprise group 21,9 16,3 9,8 52,0
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 9,4 17,5 10,8 62,3
Clients or customers 13,7 14,5 8,2 63,6
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,8 11,1 17,7 68,3
Consultants, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 3,2 10,5 17,7 68,7
Universities or other higher education institutions 3,6 14,2 13,8 68,4
Government or public research institutes 2,0 8,6 16,4 73,0
Services Other enterprises within your enterprise group 16,2 11,9 3,0 69,0
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 5,6 12,2 13,1 69,2
Clients or customers 12,9 12,4 6,7 67,9
Competitors or other enterprises in your sector 2,5 10,9 13,4 73,1
Consultants, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 1,5 7,9 14,4 76,2
Universities or other higher education institutions 3,0 9,2 10,8 77,1
Government or public research institutes 1,5 4,6 12,0 81,9
1) Enterprise groups and enterprises belonging to the group (also in manufacturing and in services).

Source: Innovation 2008, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 10.6.2010

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