Among OECD's 34 member countries, Korea ranked lower at No. 23. This rank is based on a survey on 14 categories, including new business capabilities of government, enterprise and individuals, human resource capital, competition system, and product innovation.
Korea's entrepreneurship level has remained stagnant for several years. In the entrepreneurship ranking, Korea, which ranked No. 28 among 130 countries in 2015, climbed up to No. 27 among 132 countries last year but remained unchanged at No. 27 among 137 countries this year.
Korea was also overtaken by Japan whose ranking rose to No. 25 this year from No. 30 last year and No. 33 in 2015.
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