50 Most Innovative Countries

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

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47. Iran

Iran ranked 47th in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 42nd

Productivity: 50th

High-tech density: N/A

Researcher concentration: 48th

Manufacturing capability: 74th

Tertiary efficiency: 18th

Patent activity: 22nd