This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from UK statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from UK statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other UK-specific metadata information.
Full-time equivalent, and full-time and part-time researchers per 1,000,000 population
|Unit of measurement||
Number per 1,000,000
Full-time equivalent (FTE) figures come from the World Bank database. Headcount values are calculated from the Office for National Statistics’ Labour Force Survey. Data follows the UN specification for this indicator. This indicator has been identified in collaboration with topic experts.
|Data last updated||2019-06-04: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2019-08-06: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|