Research and development expenditure, percent of GDP in South America:
The average for 2018 based on 2 countries was 0.19 percent.The highest value was in Colombia: 0.24 percent and the lowest value was in Peru: 0.13 percent. The indicator is available from 1996 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: percent; Source: The United Nations
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series