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50 Most Innovative Countries

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

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2. South Korea

South Korea ranked 2nd in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. Here is how the country ranked in the determining factors:

R&D intensity: 5th

Productivity: 32nd

High-tech density: 3rd

Researcher concentration: 8th

Manufacturing capability: 3rd

Tertiary efficiency: 4th

Patent activity: 1st