South African Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators: Innovation for a better future

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Research reports & papers
Author :
Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Published :
2015
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The latest annual South African Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators publication, launched by the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI). The report provides aggregated data from various sources to evaluate the state of science, technology and innovation (STI) in South Africa by appraising, among other things, the country's human capital development, research capacity and export performance, and the impact this has on quality of life and wealth creation. The 2014 report focuses mainly on data for the period 2004 to 2014, which allows for a proper trend analysis over a period of time.