Table 21
 
                  R&D EMPLOYMENT PER THOUSAND OF TOTAL EMPLOYMENT IN
                   PRIVATE SECTOR INDUSTRY BY INDUSTRY GROUP-WISE
Sl.                Industry Group No. of     Total     R&D R&D Employment
No. R&D Employment Employment per thousand of
Units total employment
1 Metallurgical Industries 49 118214 689 5.83
2 Fuels 2 578 10 17.30
3 Boilers and Steam Generating Plants 4 2736 34 12.43
4 Prime Movers 8 9809 138 14.07
5 Electricals and Electronics Equipment 141 92298 3039 32.93
6 Telecommunications 37 7520 640 85.11
7 Transportation 36 125988 3092 24.54
8 Industrial Machinery 34 24494 546 22.29
9 Machine Tools 19 10811 573 53.00
10 Agricultural Machinery 7 8319 189 22.72
11 Earth Moving Machinery 5 2535 78 30.77
12 Misc. Mechanical Engineering Industries 48 50024 1035 20.69
13 Commercial Offices, household Equipment 10 23441 198 8.45
14 Medical and Surgical Appliances 5 733 33 45.02
15 Industrial Instruments 30 14240 463 32.51
16 Scientific Instruments 14 1791 155 86.54
17 Math. Surveying & Drawing Instrument 0 0 0 0.00
18 Fertilisers 3 3086 85 27.54
19 Chemicals (other than Fertilizers) 151 108584 3135 28.87
20 Photographic Raw Film and Paper 2 194 17 87.63
21 Dye-stuffs 11 6943 221 31.83
22 Drugs and Pharmaceuticals 123 100139 3717 37.12
23 Textiles (Dyed, Printed, Processed) 26 75483 383 5.07
24 Paper and Pulp 12 23832 172 7.22
25 Sugar 15 22379 293 13.09
26 Fermentation Industries 4 1798 44 24.47
27 Food Processing Industries 22 115143 290 2.52
28 Vegetable Oil & Vanaspathi 2 914 22 24.07
29 Soaps, Cosmetics and Toilet Preparations 4 15868 139 8.76
30 Rubber Goods 19 60884 742 12.19
31 Leather, Leather Goods and Pickers 3 16554 61 3.68
32 Glue and Gelatin 5 1024 40 39.06
33 Glass 5 3349 42 12.54
34 Ceramics 15 13241 193 14.58
35 Cement and Gypsum Products 7 22500 386 17.16
36 Timber Products 2 1323 19 14.36
37 Defence Industries 1 111 5 45.05
38 Information Technology 18 18773 668 35.58
39 Biotechnology 22 7210 516 71.57
40 Consultancy Services 5 1919 66 34.39
41 Miscellaneous Industries 27 30671 692 22.56
     
                     Total 953   1145453   22860 19.96
 
Source: Data collected and compiled by DST        
 
Note: This table refers to only 953 in-house R&D units for which data on both the parameters
        (Total employment and R&D employment) were reported.