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The Inventiveness Index enhances economic development efforts across the nation by analyzing patent data merged with census, business, tax and other data to illuminate the unique strengths of each of the 250 largest metro regions as well as articulate larger trends nationally, regionally or by class of technology.

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The Index
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Public Reports
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Other Analysis

The Inventiveness Index itself is comprised of over a dozen sub-indices that rank things like the number of patents from the inventors in that metro, the density of inventors per capita, the kinds of inventions they create, class diversity, "up & coming" and much more...

Above you can find links to the Index itself, all the FREE public reports & other (ongoing) analysis.

If you are in local, regional, state or federal economic development, or in patent law/analytics, academia, a think tank, or corporate recon - the Inventiveness Index can give you insights into economic movements, or provide you actionable competitive intelligence... and more.