Appendix table 33. Co-operation in innovation activity in human health and social work activities by significance of co-operating partner, 2008–2010, share of enterprises with innovation activity relating to product and process innovations

Industry Co-operation partner Degree of importance
High Mediun Low Not used
% % % %
Human health and social work activities Other enterprises within enterprise group 1) 31,1 18,2 5,7 45,0
Suppliers of equipment, materials, components or software 7,5 6,6 13,4 72,6
Clients or customers 10,9 8,4 14,8 65,9
Competitors or other enterprises in the sector 1,4 7,7 22,0 68,9
Consultants, commercial labs or private R&D institutes 1,4 1,9 21,9 74,9
Universities 2,0 6,3 18,7 73,1
Polytechnics 3,2 7,8 14,4 74,6
Government or public research institutes 3,2 4,2 11,0 81,6
Other public sector (i.e. central and local government,
excl. government or public research institutes)
6,7 11,2 5,3 76,9
1) Enterprise groups and enterprises belonging to the group

Source: Innovation 2010, Statistics Finland

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Updated 7.6.2012

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