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About the Country
GII 2016 rank
Gross domestic product
GDP per capita, PPP$
GLOBAL INNOVATION INDEX
The overall GII score is the simple average of the Input and Output Sub-Index scores.
The Institutions pillar captures the institutional framework of a country.
HUMAN CAPITAL AND RESEARCH
This pillar gauges the human capital of countries.
The third pillar measures Information and communication technologies (ICTs), General infrastructure, and Ecological sustainability.
The Market sophistication pillar has three sub-pillars structured around market conditions and the total level of transactions.
The fifth enabler pillar tries to capture the level of business sophistication to assess how conducive firms are to innovation activity.
KNOWLEDGE AND TECHNOLOGY OUTPUTS
This pillar covers all those variables that are traditionally thought to be the fruits of inventions and or innovations.
The last pillar on creative outputs measures the role of creativity for innovation.
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