Table 16.—Research and Development Performed by U.S. Parents and Majority-Owned Foreign Affiliates and by All U.S. Businesses, 1994

R&D expenditures Addenda:
By U.S. parents and MOFA's By all U.S. businesses/1/
MNC total U.S. parents MOFA's U.S. parents as a percentage of all U.S. businesses ((col. 2/
col. 4)
x100)
MOFA's as a percentage of MNC total ((col. 3/
col. 1)
x100)
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Millions of dollarsPercent
Total n.a. 91,108 n.a. 119,700 76.1 n.a.
For private companies 91,649 79,552 12,097 97,400 81.7 13.2
For themselves 87,296 77,136 10,160 n.a. n.a. 11.6
For others 4,353 2,416 1,937 n.a. n.a. 44.5
For Federal Government n.a. 11,556 n.a. 22,300 51.8 n.a.
Percent
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
For private companies n.a. 87.3 n.a. 81.4
For themselves n.a. 84.7 n.a. n.a.
For others n.a. 2.7 n.a. n.a.
For Federal Government n.a. 12.7 n.a. 18.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. These 1994 estimates are from National Science Foundation, Research and Development in Industry: 1993, NSF 96-304, (Arlington, VA, 1996). The estimates cover all U.S. businesses, including depository institutions.

MOFA Majority-owned foreign affiliate

MNC Multinational company

R&D Research and development