30 Most Innovative Countries

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

Photograph by Sime/eStock Photo

Company Symbol % Change
17 of 33

15. Netherlands

The Netherlands ranked 15th in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 19th

Productivity: 18th

High-tech density: 11th

Researcher concentration: 24th

Manufacturing capability: 30th

Tertiary efficiency: 53rd

Patent activity: 25th