Government R&D appropriations for some government research institutes in 2005 and 2006

Research institute* € million Change 2005-2006
 2005  2006 € million Nom. % Real %
National Research Institute of Legal Policy 1.3 1.3 0.0 0.2 -2.2
Government Institute for Economic Research 3.7 3.8 0.1 2.3 -0.2
Research Institute for the Languages of Finland 4.9 5.0 0.1 2.0 -0.5
National Board of Antiquities 1.7 1.6 -0.1 -6.1 -8.4
Finnish Geodetic Institute 3.1 3.3 0.2 5.5 2.9
Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute 9.5 11.0 1.4 15.1 12.3
Agrifood Research Finland 31.8 33.0 1.1 3.5 1.0
Finnish Forest Research Institute 39.0 39.3 0.3 0.7 -1.8
National Veterinary and Food Research Institute** 3.9 3.6 -0.3 -7.7 -9.9
Finnish Institute of Marine Research 4.6 4.7 0.2 3.3 0.8
Finnish Meteorological Institute 8.8 10.2 1.4 15.4 12.6
Centre for Metrology and Accreditation . 2.5 . . .
National Consumer Research Centre 1.9 1.9 0.1 3.0 0.5
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland 64.6 68.8 4.3 6.6 4.0
Geological Survey of Finland 8.1 10.8 2.7 32.9 29.7
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health 14.8 15.0 0.2 1.2 -1.3
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health 15.2 15.3 0.1 0.7 -1.8
National Public Health Institute 23.0 25.0 2.0 8.7 6.0
Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority 6.2 6.5 0.3 4.6 2.0
Finnish Environment Institute 9.4 10.2 0.8 8.4 5.7
Regional Environment Centres 3.9 . . . .
TOTAL 259.4 272.6 13.2 5.1 2.5

* Including Regional Environment Centres until 2005, Centre for Metrology and Accreditation since 2006
** Operations to be conducted by the Finnish Food Safety Authority from 1 May 2006 on


Last updated 8.2.2006

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Government R&D funding in the state budget [e-publication].
ISSN=2489-3250. 2006, Government R&D appropriations for some government research institutes in 2005 and 2006 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tkker/2006/tkker_2006_2006-02-08_tau_007_en.html