Appendix table 2. Central government R&D funding and total expenditure by administrative sector in 2017 and 2018

Administrative sector R&D funding / Central government expenditure (EUR million)
R&D funding. EUR Million Administrative sector's expenditure R&D funding, share of administrative sector's expenditures
2017 2018 change 2017 2018 change 2017 2018 change
the Parliament of Finland 3.6 3.6 0.0 180.0 124.7 -55.2 2.0 2.9 0.9
Prime Minister's Office 10.7 10.7 0.0 210.4 210.3 -0.1 5.1 5.1 0.0
Ministry for Foreign Affairs 7.4 7.9 0.5 1 066.9 1 091.9 25.0 0.7 0.7 0.0
Ministry of Justice 1.2 1.0 -0.2 915.8 940.7 24.9 0.1 0.1 0.0
Ministry of the Interior 0.3 0.5 0.2 1 508.2 1 464.0 -44.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ministry of Defence 40.9 46.8 5.8 2 824.1 2 872.0 47.8 1.4 1.6 0.2
Ministry of Finance 5.1 5.2 0.0 16 967.3 17 194.8 227.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ministry of Education and Culture 1 123.3 1 164.4 41.1 6 772.8 6 584.9 -188.0 16.6 17.7 1.1
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry 70.0 53.6 -16.4 2 545.2 2 594.5 49.3 2.8 2.1 -0.7
Ministry of Transport and Communications 19.5 18.5 -0.9 3 235.9 3 362.6 126.7 0.6 0.6 -0.1
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment 429.1 491.0 61.9 2 928.1 2 841.5 -86.5 14.7 17.3 2.6
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health 75.4 69.9 -5.5 14 580.5 14 960.7 380.2 0.5 0.5 -0.1
Ministry of the Environment 11.1 10.4 -0.7 180.1 181.2 1.1 6.1 5.7 -0.4
TOTAL 1) 1 797.5 1 883.2 85.7 53 915.2 54 423.8 508.5 3.3 3.5 0.1
1) Total expenditure of administrative sector, excl. debt servicing and main category President of the Republic

Source: Government R&D funding in the state budget 2018, Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.2.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Government R&D funding in the state budget [e-publication].
ISSN=2489-3250. 2018, Appendix table 2. Central government R&D funding and total expenditure by administrative sector in 2017 and 2018 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.10.2019].
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