1301.0 - Year Book Australia, 2006  
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Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC) (1297.0)

Innovation in Australian Business 2003 (8158.0)

Innovation, Science and Technology Statistics Theme Page available under 'Themes' on the ABS web site <https://www.abs.gov.au>

Research and Experimental Development, All Sector Summary, Australia 2002-03 (8112.0)

Research and Experimental Development, Businesses, Australia (8104.0)

Research and Experimental Development, Government and Private Non-profit Organisations, Australia, 2002-03 (8109.0)

Research and Experimental Development, Higher Education Organisations, Australia, 2004 (8111.0)


Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources:

    Australia as a Modern Economy, Some Statistical Indicators 2002
    Industry Innovations Key Data 2005
    Innovation Report 2004-05 Backing Australia's Ability: The Australian Government's Innovation Report

OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development):
    Biotechnology Statistics in OECD Member Countries, 2005
    Main Science and Technology Indicators, 2005
    Proposed Standard Practice for Surveys of Research and Experimental Development (Frascati Manual), 2002
    Science and Technology Statistical Compendium, 2004
    The Measurement of Scientific and Technological Activities: Proposed Guidelines for Collecting and Interpreting Technological Innovation Data (Oslo Manual), 2004

Additional information on topics presented in this chapter may be found in the Australian Government's annual report on innovation and in the annual reports and other publications of the organisations mentioned, particularly the Department of Education, Science and Training, the Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources and the CSIRO. See also the innovation statement of May 2004, Backing Australia's Ability - Building Our Future Through Science and Innovation.

Additional information on some technology-related issues, particularly on the use of information technology, can be found in Chapter 23, Information and Communication Technology.


Australian Government Department of Education Science and Training, last viewed September 2005 <http://www.dest.gov.au>

Australian Government Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources, last viewed September 2005 <http://www.industry.gov.au>

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation,last viewed September 2005 <http://www.csiro.au>. Also the CSIRO biotechnology portal <http://www.bio.csiro.au>

Information about Australian Government policies and programs relating to science and innovation can be found through the portal, last viewed September 2005 <http://www.industry.gov.au/>

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), last viewed September 2005 <http://www.oecd.org>. A summary of the Frascati Manual, the basic international source of methodology for collecting and using research and development statistics, last viewed September 2005 <http://www.oecd.org/dsti/sti/stat-ana/prod>

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