In the global ranking of innovation Ukraine has risen from 50th to 43rd place
The world intellectual property organization has published a global ranking of innovation. Ukraine took the 43rd place, while Russia — 46th place, according to the website rating.
The report assesses the situation in the field of innovation in 126 countries on various indicators, in particular, on the General state of the economy, measures for the protection of intellectual property, expenditure on education and science the number of scientific publications and development of applications for smartphones, the level of corruption, absence of obstacles to doing business.
45-the place was Vietnam, on the 47th — Chile. Ukraine has risen from 50th to 43rd place. Last year Russia took the 45th place. The five most effectively using the most innovative countries includes Switzerland, the Netherlands, Sweden, UK and Singapore. The USA took sixth place.