Internet companies: research and development expenditure 2018

This statistic gives information on the research and development expenditure of leading internet companies from 2014 to 2018. During the most recent year, Alphabet spent 21.4 billion U.S. dollars on R&D. Social networking company Facebook spent 10.3 billion U.S. dollars on research.

Research and development expenditure of leading internet companies from 2014 to 2018

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Release date

March 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2014 to 2017

Special properties

research and development / product development spending

Supplementary notes

Yahoo was purchased by Verizon Communications in June 2017.

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