An error was identified in the text and supporting background tables of the Northern Ireland Research and Development Headline Statistics 2016 publication issued on the 28th November 2017. This bulletin has now been withdrawn and a corrected version reissued. The correction affects two charts and also figures referenced in the key points text and the summary and commentary section. All incorrect figures have now been amended.
NISRA will review its processes to minimise the risk of such errors occurring in the future and apologises for the inconvenience caused.
Should you wish to discuss the above further, please contact Linda Keys on 02890 529424 or firstname.lastname@example.org.