The Global Innovation Index (GII) is a ranking of countries as per their success and capacity in innovation. It is published yearly by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). India has been ranked as the 57th most innovative nation in the world; up 3 places from 2017.
- GII is developed jointly by Cornell University, INSEAD and World Intellectual Property Organization
- GII ranks 126 economies based on 80 indicators, compiled under 7 pillars
- India is in the top half of the GII rankings in 2018
- India has emerged as the most innovative country among Central and South Asian countries