30 Most Innovative Countries

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

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3. United States

The United States ranked third in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 10th

Productivity: 10th

High-tech density: 1st

Researcher concentration: 12th

Manufacturing capability: 24th

Tertiary efficiency: 37th

Patent activity: 5th