50 Most Innovative Countries

By Bloomberg Rankings - 2013-02-01T16:37:18Z

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22. Australia

Australia ranked 22nd in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 13th

Productivity: 10th

High-tech density: 37th

Researcher concentration: 14th

Manufacturing capability: 80th

Tertiary efficiency: 22nd

Patent activity: 54th