Facts and Figures II

Number of Research and Development Employees by Region

(researchers with university degrees or higher in 2013)


Region Number of Employees
Bratislava region 11485
West Slovakia 3993
Central Slovakia 3903
East Slovakia 4517
Total 23871
Prešov region 1093
Košice region 3478

Source: Košice Self–governing Region

 

Esig

Research and Development Expenditure (€) - standard expenditure (East Slovakia)


2010 2011 2012 2013
Prešov region 9 624 234 10 092 626 14 693 878 16 489 932
Košice region 35 113 719 40 452 141 50 933 550 52 762 880
East Slovakia in total 44 737 953 50 544 767 65 627 428 69 252 812

Source: Prešov Self–governing Region

Research and Development Expenditure (€) - applied research (East Slovakia)


2010 2011 2012 2013
Prešov region 1 302 267 1 331 523 1 226 619 1 949 143
Košice region 6 153 324 6 034 113 8 154 756 5 688 922
East Slovakia in total 7 455 591 7 365 636 9 381 375 7 638 065

Source: Prešov Self–governing Region

Regional Technological Specialisation Based on Technological Advantage Index in Selected Industries


Industry Prešov region Košice region
Mining 0.00 1.32
Transport 1.40 0.88
Electrical Engineering 1.08 1.35
Chemistry 0.77 0.72
Metallurgy 0.22 3.08
Food and tobacco 1.29 2.10
Machinery 1.22 1.14
Technology 0.94 1.90
Press 0.85 1.23
Textile 0.94 0.00
Agriculture 1.00 0.58

Source: Prešov Self–governing Region