30 Most Innovative Countries

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

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16. United Kingdom

The United Kingdom ranked 16th in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 22nd

Productivity: 21st

High-tech density: 18th

Researcher concentration: 19th

Manufacturing capability: 35th

Tertiary efficiency: 14th

Patent activity: 8th