Reminders

Transformational Investment

Transformational Investment

Attracting and growing transformational investment in research and development is important to the overall prosperity of a community.


Sponsored Research Income indicates the amount of research dollars attracted to the universities from other sources.

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 2005
2006 
2007
U. Guelph125885149640132947
U. Waterloo117298127472121604
U. Victoria7133310003089292
Carleton U. 720407408684817
Simon Fraser U.595036901377586

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Research Intensity means dollars spent on research productivity and impact as well as research excellence.       

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 2006
U. Guelph   
191.1
U. Victoria
148.9
U. Waterloo
140.2
Carleton U. 
112.3
Simon Fraser U.   
95.1

 

 

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Top 15 Corporate Spenders on Research and Development indicates the companies that spend the most on R&D.

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2006  2007
Nortel  2199020 1851880
BCE 13940001260000
Magna652108  725490
Pratt & Whitney 481000444000
IBM      360000   337000
Alcan 249502 
AEC    246144 288982
Bombardier  196199149397
Alcatel-Lucent     187167236000
RIM  178767253839
Apotex  178757181818
GlaxoSmithKline177008178451
Ericsson152000147000
Abitibi    150000180000
Encana140488 
Sanofi-Aventis   207156 

  

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Top 10 Research Communities shows the cities in Canada that invest the most in research.

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University Research

MontrealTorontoOttawa-GatineauVancouverQuebec CityCalgaryKitchener-WaterlooEdmonton
33.7   33  2830.328.326.3  22.334
HamiltonVictoria
  3319.9

Corporate R&D      

MontrealToronto Ottawa-GatineauVancouverQuebec City CalgaryKitchener-WaterlooEdmonton
61.3 58.359.752.651.652.6  52.336.4
HamiltonVictoria
31.440.1



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Research and Development Expenditures indicates the dollars spent on R&D in the higher education sector per province.

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Sources:  Science Statistics, Statistics Canada, Population base, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 88-001-X

 NLPENSNBQC
ONMB
SKABBC
Federal9083 8746100856466 6371
Provincial1112  79332716226431
Business23124272927169234
Higher Ed.13913418111714915311711511298
Nonprofit1003112243131131834

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