Table 28
   MINISTRY-WISE EXPENDITURE ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR PUBLIC SECTOR INDUSTRIES
 Sl. Ministry/Department No. of             R&D Expenditure           R&D Expenditure
No. R&D                (Rs. Lakhs)            as % of S.T.O.
Units
1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99
1 Atomic Energy 3 1069.85 1396.01 1306.89 2.05 2.37 2.39
2 Electronics 3 1424.17 1230.04 1372.71 4.67 3.96 4.40
3 Scientific and Industrial Research 1 92.17 92.17 92.17          N.A.         N.A.         N.A.
4 Agriculture and Cooperation 3 128.47 39.12 60.31 0.12 0.03 0.04
5 Chemicals and Petrochemicals 9 1738.67 1628.53 1986.97 0.40 0.35 0.42
6 Coal 2 374.85 343.59 376.32 0.11 0.08 0.09
7 Defence Production and Supplies 10 15562.68 19296.13 23113.36 3.44 4.02 4.73
8 Fertilisers 3 828.20 893.70 889.28 0.33 0.29 0.26
9 Food Processing Industries 1 7.80 12.72 14.34 0.05 0.07 0.07
10 Health and Family Welfare 1 13.36 3.17 4.00 0.16 0.05 0.05
11 Heavy Industry 25 5818.03 2483.40 2565.87 0.43 0.17 0.18
12 Mines 5 685.32 1449.13 1576.07 0.17 0.32 0.40
13 Petroleum and Natural Gas 13 11729.00 10743.14 16711.33 0.12 0.10 0.14
14 Power 1 210.49 199.95 199.95 0.02 0.02 0.01
15 Small Scale Industries Agro & Rural Industries 5 315.81 254.73 246.84 1.86 1.31 1.21
16 Steel 8 5787.28 4737.55 5450.10 1.25 1.03 1.27
17 Surface Transport 1 45.00 45.00 45.00 N.A. N.A. N.A.
18 Telecommunications 7 2160.60 5881.30 5704.95 0.31 0.67 0.58
19 Textiles 4 38.89 42.11 50.99 0.06 0.07 0.11
20 Urban Development 1 6.02 6.50 7.00 0.21 0.19 0.28
21 Welfare 2 14.45 14.45 14.45 0.23 0.23 0.23
22 State Undertakings 52 3221.86 3131.06 3312.47 0.11 0.10 0.1
         
                 Total 160   51272.97 53923.50 65101.37 0.28 0.27 0.29
       
Source: Data Collected and compiled by DST
Note : R&D - Research and Development