Table 33b. Enterprises indicating high or medium importance of objectives (for innovation activity relating to product and process innovations) by size category of personnel, 2006–2008, share of enterprises with innovation activity

Industry Size category of personnel Improve flexibility of production Improve capacity of production Improve health and safety Reduce labour costs per unit output
High Medium High Medium High Medium High Medium
% % % % % % % %
All NACE - Total 10–49 30,9 41,1 24,2 41,2 13,4 32,6 26,3 43,1
50–249 29,6 42,4 22,7 42,6 11,3 34,4 38,6 38,5
250– 25,2 47,1 21,8 38,4 15,0 35,9 40,7 38,8
Total 30,2 41,9 23,7 41,3 13,1 33,3 30,2 41,7
Manufacturing 10–49 29,7 43,5 27,2 41,4 12,7 42,7 33,2 39,7
50–249 27,7 44,7 23,5 46,5 11,7 39,2 43,1 38,5
250– 20,5 47,4 21,6 39,9 18,6 37,1 43,7 37,6
Total 28,3 44,2 25,7 42,6 13,0 41,3 36,8 39,2
Services 10–49 32,3 38,4 20,9 41,0 14,2 21,5 18,7 46,8
50–249 33,1 38,2 21,1 35,7 10,7 25,7 30,4 38,7
250– 34,4 46,5 22,2 35,3 7,8 33,8 34,7 41,2
Total 32,6 38,8 21,0 39,6 13,1 23,0 21,8 45,0

Source: Innovation 2008, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 10.6.2010

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