WalletHub recently published their list of 2021 Most & Least Innovative States. WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 22 key indicators of innovation-friendliness. Our data set ranges from share of STEM professionals to R&D spending per capita to tech-company density. Read on for our findings, commentary from a panel of experts and a full description of our methodology.
Listed at number 17 on the list is Texas with a WalletHub State Innovation Index of 49.23, Human Index is listed at 18, and Innovation Environment is 18.