The UK ranks 4th in the Global Innovation Index 2021

World Intellectual Property Organisation (2021)

The UK is one of the world's most innovative countries, according to the Global Innovation Index 2021. The country ranks fourth in the index, which measures a country's ability to foster innovation. The UK is influential in human capital and research, which helps explain its high ranking. The government has a long history of investment in education and research, which has paid off in its ability to generate new ideas and products. The UK's strong performance in the Global Innovation Index is a testament to its commitment to innovation and its willingness to invest in the future.