EU = European Union
NOTES: Knowledge-intensive services classified by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and consist of business, financial, communications, education, and health services. Market-oriented knowledge-intensive services exclude education and health services. Value-added revenue excludes purchases of domestic and imported materials and inputs. EU excludes Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, and Slovenia. Asia includes China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. China includes Hong Kong.
SOURCE: Global Insight, Inc., World Industry Service database, special tabulations (15 April 2007).
Science and Engineering Indicators 2008