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 Proportion of enterprises with 10 and more persons employed (NACE Rev. 2 B to H, J, K, M, Q) with innovation activities (%)
Characteristic Description
Name Proportion of enterprises with 10 and more persons employed (NACE Rev. 2 B to H, J, K, M, Q) with innovation activities (%) by Regions for Portugal 2020 and Employment size class; Biennial
Regularity Biennial
Source DGEEC, Innovation community survey
First available period 2010 - 2012
Last available period 2014 - 2016
  • Data reference period
  • Regions for Portugal 2020
  • Employment size class
  • ENTERPRISE:  Legal entity (natural or legal person) that is an organisational unit producing goods or services, which benefits from a certain degree of autonomy in decision-making, especially for the allocation of its current resources. An enterprise carries out one or more activities at one or more locations.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • INOVAÇÃO:  Introdução de um produto (bem ou serviço) ou processo novo ou significativamente melhorado, de um novo método de marketing ou de um novo método organizacional na prática do negócio, na organização do trabalho ou nas relações externas da empresa.
  • STAFF:  The persons who during the reference period participated in the business of the enterprise/institution, regardless of the duration of this participation, under the following conditions: a) staff bound to the enterprise/institution by na employment contract, receiving remuneration in return; b) staff which has ties to the enterprise/institution, who, for not being bound by na employment contract, does not receive regular remuneration for the hours worked or the labour supplied (e.g. owner-managers, unpaid family workers, active members of cooperatives); c) staff with ties to other enterprises/institutions who worked at the enterprise/institution and receive remuneration directly from it; d) persons in the above situations, absent for a period of no more than one month due to holidays, labour dispute, vocational training, as well as disease and occupational accident. The following persons are not considered to be staff: i) those in the situations described in a), b), and c) above and who are absent for a period of over one month; ii) workers with ties to the enterprise/institution who moved to other enterprises/institutions, receiving remuneration directly from the latter; iii) workers in the enterprise/institution whose remuneration is borne by other enterprises/institutions (e.g. temporary workers); iv) self-employed workers (e.g. service providers, that use the so-called 'recibos verdes', which is the popular name of the receipt form).
Formule [Enterprises with 10 and more persons employed (NACE Rev. 2, B to H, J, K, M, Q) with innovation activities/ Enterprises with 10 and more persons employed (NACE Rev. 2, B to H, J, K, M, Q)]*100
Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 21/06/2019

information presented in 12/8/2020