The Most Innovative Economies in the World

A country’s ability to innovate helps it stay competitive on the global stage. Where are the most innovative economies, and how has the list changed over the last 5 years?

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The Most Innovative Economies in the World

Ranked: The Most Innovative Economies in the World

Innovation was again a front-of-mind theme in Davos at the World Economic Forum’s annual assembly of political and business leaders in 2020.

The global conversation centered around the ability of countries to innovate in the face of changing times. An economy’s response to megatrends, such as tech breakthroughs and the risks of climate change, can dictate its long-term success.

This chart identifies the world’s top 20 most innovative economies, based on the annual index created by Bloomberg. We also delve into how the top 10 spots have evolved over time.


First published: February 28, 2020 (link)

Source files included: .ai, .eps, .pdf

Data source: Bloomberg

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