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Finland leads world in new technology patents per capita in 2000s

Light bulbs have gone off at regular intervals in the capital region of Finland since 2010.Mikael Ahlfors / Keksi Agency

Finland led the world in initial patent filings per capita for technologies related to the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) in 2000–2018, indicates a report by the European Patent Office (EPO).

By: Aleksi Teivainen