Kazakhstan ranks 77th in Global Innovation Index 2020

Kazakhstan ranked 77th in the Global Innovation Index 2020. According to ranking.kz website, a total of 131 countries were studied. The assessment included 80 different variables, which characterize in detail precisely the technological development of countries. The index of Kazakhstan amounted to 28.6. It was calculated as the sum of estimates of two groups of indicators: resources and conditions for innovation, where Kazakhstan ranked 60th out of 131, and the achieved practical results, where Kazakhstan took 94th place. Overall, the country had the highest indicator in the “Institutions” category, where business, political environment and legal framework were assessed.