Innovation index - Country rankings:
The average for 2017 was 37.12 points.The highest value was in Switzerland: 67.7 points and the lowest value was in Yemen: 15.6 points. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Innovation index.
Definition: The Global Innovation Index includes two sub-indices: the Innovation Input Sub-Index and the Innovation Output Sub-Index. The first sub-index is based on five pillars: Institutions, Human capital and research, Infrastructure, Market sophistication, and Business sophistication. The second sub-index is based on two pillars: Knowledge and technology outputs and Creative outputs.
Each pillar is divided into sub-pillars and each sub-pillar is composed of individual indicators.