Annually more than 18,000 current projects in FRIS

The Flemish knowledge institutions included in FRISrun more than 18,000 research projects annually.  Most of them are situated in the fields of Natural sciences (28%) and Medical and health sciences (24%).  The Social sciences and Engineering and technology are approximately equally strongly represented (18 and 17%). The Humanities and the arts (8%) and Agricultural, veterinary and food sciences (5%)  account for the remainder of the projects.  About 6% of the projects had no science disciplines assigned to them.  The figures for 2019 are interim results (9/12/2019).