The United States has the lead in 4 of the 5 high-technology manufacturing industries and has maintained a 35% share of world revenue of all high-technology manufacturing industries since 2001.
Figure 19.1. World share of value-added revenues for high-tech manufacturing, selected countries: 1985-2005
SOURCE: Appendix Tables 6-10 and 6-11, Science and Engineering Indicators 2008, National Science Foundation, http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/seind08.
Figure 19.2. Value-added revenue in the five high-tech manufacturing sectors, selected countries: 1985-2005
DIGEST OF KEY SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING INDICATORS 2008 – Selected Global Marketplace Indicators