EKT produces the official statistics on business innovation in Greece and contributes to the understanding of the country's innovation potential.
innovative businesses 2014-2016
the percentage of sales in total turnover from innovative products
the rate of business partnerships to develop product or process innovation
Greece is ranked 9th in the percentage of innovative enterprises in Europe
Greece has moved up three places in the European ranking of innovative enterprises for the three-year period 2014-2016, reaching the 9th position among the EU-28 member states. The percentage of Greek innovative enterprises was 57.7%, an increase of 6.7 percentage points when compared with the period 2012-2014, according to the CIS (Community Innovation Survey) results. The survey was conducted by EKT and included approximately 11,000 Greek enterprises with 10 or more employees, in different sectors of the economy.