Historical Animal Research Statistics

This page provides links to historical animal research data, where available. Clicking on the dates will allow you to download the official government statistics from that country (untranslated) or clicking “(SR)” will direct you to our own summary of that year’s statistics (in English).

 

Austria
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013

2012
Belgium
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)


Bulgaria 2017 2016 2015 2014
Canada §
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013
(SR)
2012
(SR)
Croatia 2018 2017 2016  2015 2014
Cyprus 2016 2015 2014
Czech Republic
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013
2012
Denmark #


2016
2015
(SR)
2014
2013
2012
Estonia
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014


European Union

2017
(SR)
2011
(SR)
2008
2005
2000
1999
Finland
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
2014
(SR)
2013
2012
France

2017
 2016
(SR)
2015
2014


Germany
2018
(SR)
2017
 2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
Greece
2018
2017
 2016
2015
(SR)
2014


Hungary

2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013
2012
Ireland
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013

Israel
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
Italy

2017
2016
(SR)
2015
2014
2013
(SR)
2012
Latvia


 2016
2015
2014
2013

Lithuania 2017  2016 2015 2014 2013
Luxembourg
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
2015
2014


Malta 2016
2015
2014
Netherlands

2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
New Zealand


 2016
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
Northern Ireland †
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
Norway 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
2012
Poland
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
2012
Portugal 2014
2012
Romania 2017 2016 2015
2014
Slovakia
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
2014


Slovenia
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
2013
2012
Spain
2018
2017
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
2012
South Korea
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015


2012
Sweden


2016
2015
2014

2012
Switzerland
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
2012
United Kingdom † 2019
(SR)
2018
2017
(SR)
2016
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
(SR)
2012
(SR)
United States*
2018
(SR)
20171,2
20161,2
(SR)
2015
(SR)
2014
(SR)
2013
2012
(SR)

§ These figures are only for CCAC members, which account for most major research institutions in Canada.

# Denmark indicated in 2016 that it will no longer publish annual reports.

† United Kingdom stats are for England, Scotland and Wales (Great Britain) only, Northern Ireland counts separately.

* In 2020, the US corrected original reports from 2016 and 2017. (1) is the original report, (2) is the corrected one.

This table is incomplete – if you have additional information to add to the table, please contact us.

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