European innovation scoreboard 2021
24/08/2021

European innovation scoreboard 2021

The 2021 European innovation scoreboard is now available, showing that the bloc's innovation performance continues to improve. Innovation performance across the EU has increased by 12.5% on average since 2014, while the 2021 innovation leader was named as Sweden.

Five EU countries experienced an improvement of 25 points or more, including Cyprus, Estonia, Greece, Italy and Lithuania. 

Find more information about this year's scoreboard and its revised framework here