North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2017 Version 2.0
5417 - Scientific research and development services
This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in conducting original investigation, undertaken on a systematic basis to gain new knowledge (research), and in the application of research findings or other scientific knowledge for the creation of new or significantly improved products or processes (experimental development). The industries within this industry group are defined on the basis of the domain of research; that is, on the scientific expertise of the establishment.
|54171Research and development in the physical, engineering and life sciences||Research and development in the physical, engineering and life sciences|
|54172Research and development in the social sciences and humanities||Research and development in the social sciences and humanities|