Source: Federal Ministry of Education and Research, special evaluation
This table also appears in the Federal Report on Research and Innovation as Table 4.

1) Discrepancies with regard to earlier publications are due to subsequent changes in the allocation to R&D.
2) Without the 1st supplementary budget of 9 June 2021 and the 2nd supplementary budget of 25 February 2022.
3) The departments' scopes of responsibilities and their names correspond to the organisational division of the 19th legislative period's Federal Government. In cases of reallocating tasks, expenditures assignments have been implemented retroactively, for purposes of comparison. Possible rounding differences.
4) Including expenditures of the Federal Government's Commissioner for Cultural and Media Affairs.
5) Target expenditure taking into account the proportionate global reduced expenditure for science, R&D (2021: 412.3 million euros).
6) Including payments for universities, and for projects at industry-sector research institutions, in connection with German reunification (1991 and 1995). As of 2008, abolition of payments to the Volkswagen Foundation. 2009 to 2011, including investment and redemption fund excluding allocations to the Länder (economic stimulus package - Konjunkturpaket II). As of 2011, including "Energy and climate fund". As of 2012, research funding in the area of electro mobility is financed by the "Energy and climate fund". 2016, including future investments.

Last update: June 22, 2022

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