SDG Indicators

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Goal 9. Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

Target 9.5: Enhance scientific research, upgrade the technological capabilities of industrial sectors in all countries, in particular developing countries, including, by 2030, encouraging innovation and substantially increasing the number of research and development workers per 1 million people and public and private research and development spending
  • Indicator 9.5.1: Research and development expenditure as a proportion of GDP
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  • Indicator 9.5.2: Researchers (in full-time equivalent) per million inhabitants
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