30 Most Innovative Countries

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

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22. Italy

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

R&D intensity: 30th

Productivity: 19th

High-tech density: 29th

Researcher concentration: 35th

Manufacturing capability: 8th

Tertiary efficiency: 55th

Patent activity: 12th