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Innovations index (0-100), 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 8 countries was 28.01 points. The highest value was in Brazil: 33.65 points and the lowest value was in Ecuador: 20.54 points. The indicator is available from 2011 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: points; Source: Cornell University, INSEAD, and the WIPO
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Countries Innovation index, 2023 Global rank Available data
Brazil 33.65 1 -
Chile 33.28 2 -
Uruguay 30.03 3 -
Colombia 29.45 4 -
Argentina 28 5 -
Peru 27.69 6 -
Paraguay 21.41 7 -
Ecuador 20.54 8 -



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. The full report, data, and documentation are available at global innovation index.

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