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India In Top 50 On The Global Innovation Index 2020

By Staff

India has climbed four spots on the Global Innovation Index 2020 and has been positioned at the 48th position in the list of top 50 innovative countries in the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) annual ranking.


In the top spots of this year's ranking are Switzerland, Sweden, US, UK and Netherlands.

India In Top 50 On The Global Innovation Index 2020

According to an official release, India occupied the 52nd position in 2019 and was ranked 81st in the year 2015.

The WIPO had also accepted India as one of the leading innovation achievers of 2019 in the central and southern Asian region, as it has shown a consistent improvement in its innovation ranking for the last 5 years.

As per the release, the consistent improvement in the global innovation index rankings is owing to the immense knowledge capital, the vibrant startup ecosystem, and the amazing work done by the public and private research organizations.

The India Innovation Index, which was released last year by the NITI Aayog, has been widely accepted as the major step in the direction of decentralization of innovation across all the states of India.


A constant thrust in monitoring and evaluating India's position in global rankings has been provided by the NITI Aayog, including the global innovation index, the release stated.

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Story first published: Thursday, September 3, 2020, 12:56 [IST]
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