The Department undertakes a number of enterprise, innovation and science surveys and regularly publishes data in relation to its own activities and on Ireland's trade and enterprise performance.
These surveys and data releases are listed and can be accessed through the links below, and where relevant the time series include data formerly collected through Forfás Surveys.
Enterprise Agency Annual Employment Survey (AES)
Annual Employment Survey 2017
Enterprise Agency Annual Business Survey of Economic Impact (ABSEI)
Annual Business Survey of Economic Impact 2017
Higher Education R&D Survey
Survey of Research and Development in the Higher Education Sector 2016-2017
Research and Development Budget Expenditure
The Research and Development Budget (R&D) 2017-2018
Summary of Ireland's Trade Performance
Latest data on Employment Permits issued
Irish Statistical System Code of Practice for Official Statistics
The Department is committed to the Irish Statistical System Code of Practice for Official Statistics.