The concepts described on these pages are words and expressions used in statistics with a specific, limited meaning. In everyday speech the word may have a different meaning. In connection with each definition you can find information about which sets of statistics use the concept.

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Innovation-active enterprise, broad definition

An innovation-active enterprise is one that during the period under review, i.e. during the last three years, has brought a product innovation to market or implemented a process innovation or which has been working towards achieving these, or which has implemented organisational or marketing innovations.

Statistics using the definition

Validity of the definition

  • 1 January 2008 - 31 December 2016

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus