30 Most Innovative Countries

By Wei Lu and Marcus Chan - 2014-01-22T23:01:10Z

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19. Belgium

Belgium ranked 19th in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 18th

Productivity: 9th

High-tech density: 31st

Researcher concentration: 21st

Manufacturing capability: 31st

Tertiary efficiency: 31st

Patent activity: 53rd