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Table 1 Distribution of Skattefunn projects over target areas for different regional categories (%)

From: Do general innovation policy tools fit all? Analysis of the regional impact of the Norwegian Skattefunn scheme

Target area of project Oslo (capital region) Other larger urban regions Medium sized city regions Smaller city regions Peripheral regions Total
Health related 12.5 5.6 6.7 3.2 2.8 7.2
ICT 30.1 14.9 13.8 9.9 5.5 17.2
Administration 6.4 3.4 2.7 1.3 1.2 3.5
Agriculture/forestry 6.1 6.3 10.1 9,5 11.2 8.2
Marine 4.3 11.8 10.3 22.4 25.9 11.8
Maritime 3.3 6.7 10.9 9.6 11.8 7.8
Metal 1.7 2.3 4.6 5.4 5.7 3.5
Environment 3.9 4,1 5.4 4.2 4.2 4.5
Energy 6.3 5.9 5.4 6.5 3.3 5.8
Petroleum 6.7 23.5 8.1 6.5 3.6 10.9
Transport 3.5 2.7 3.9 3.4 3.5 3.4
Tourism/culture 3.4 1.9 2.4 2.9 4.4 2.7
Building and construction 3.7 3.9 5.2 5.1 8.1 4.7
Other areas/not classified 8.1 6.9 10.6 10.1 9.0 8.9
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
N 6282 5867 7195 3192 1786 24,322