Sweden is the 2019 EU Innovation Leader

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Sweden is the 2019 EU innovation leader, followed by Finland, Denmark and the Netherlands according to the European innovaiton scoreboard 2019. On average, the innovation performance of the EU has increased by 8.8% since 2011.


The European innovation scoreboard provides a comparative analysis of innovation performance in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbors. It assesses relative strengths and weaknesses of national innovation systems and helps countries identify areas they need to address. The European innovation scoreboard 2019 was released on 17 June 2019

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