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Scottish Economic Statistics 2008

Published: 10 Dec 2008
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9780755958559

This is the ninth edition of the annual publication Scottish Economic Statistics, which is produced by statisticians in the Scottish Government.

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Scottish Economic Statistics 2008
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Table 2.8: Innovation active firms in the UK by region and activity 2004-2006

Percent of all respondents

North East

North West

Yorks & the Humber

East Midlands

West Midlands

Eastern

London

South East

South West

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

UK Total

Innovation active

61

67

65

68

64

69

55

64

66

65

63

57

64

Product innovator

22

23

20

25

24

27

20

23

25

21

20

20

22

of which, new to market

33

32

33

34

38

34

37

40

31

35

30

22

34

Process innovator

13

11

12

12

14

13

9

11

12

12

12

11

12

of which, new to industry

30

30

16

25

20

28

33

32

17

26

24

17

26

Innovation-related expenditure

52

58

57

59

54

61

46

56

56

54

54

47

55

Training

38

36

37

36

36

38

35

37

35

35

35

32

36

Either product or process innovators

25

25

25

28

28

30

22

26

27

24

23

22

26

Both product and process innovators

10

9

8

9

10

9

7

9

9

9

9

8

9

Source: DIUS (2008), UK Community Innovation Survey