Policy

Innovation Scorecard

What is the Innovation Scorecard?

The Innovation Scorecard, produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, consists of two yearly indexes that evaluate innovation-friendly policies both domestically and internationally.

International Innovation Scorecard

Explore the NEW 2019 data and findings. >

U.S. Innovation Scorecard

The U.S. Innovation Scorecard evaluates 50 U.S. states innovation-friendly policies.

States are graded on 12 categories – quantitative and qualitative – including undergraduates earning STEM degrees and laws governing emerging new technologies. The composite score of each grade determines a state’s overall distinction, Innovation Champions (the highest ranking), Innovation Leaders, Innovation Adopters or Modest Innovators.

Explore the 2018 data and findings. >