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Scientific and Technical Journal Articles by the World

2,296,271.35 Number in 2016

Scientific and technical journal articles of World increased from 1.66 million in 2007 to 2.3 million in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 3.72 %.

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Date Value Change, %
2016 2,296,271.35 -0.45 %
2015 2,306,637.40 0.29 %
2014 2,299,992.16 4.07 %
2013 2,210,064.96 3.80 %
2012 2,129,133.92 3.19 %
2011 2,063,336.57 5.55 %
2010 1,954,923.59 5.15 %
2009 1,859,200.85 6.40 %
2008 1,747,433.67 5.53 %
2007 1,655,917.08 5.93 %
2006 1,563,235.32 5.81 %
2005 1,477,412.91
Patent Applications 817,323 Number in 2016 WB
R&D Expenditure 2.23 % in 2016 WB
R&D personnel 1,478.39 per million people in 2015 WB
Trademark Applications 879,734 Number in 2016 WB
Macro Region
Africa 54 timeseries
Asia 21 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 21 timeseries
Europe 43 timeseries
Middle East 15 timeseries
North America 466,429.55 Number in 2016 WB
Oceania 14 timeseries
South America 12 timeseries
Southeast Asia 11 timeseries
Country (Number in 2016)

China is the top country by scientific and technical journal articles in the world. As of 2016, scientific and technical journal articles in China was 426,165.3 that accounts for 18.83 % of the world's scientific and technical journal articles. The top 5 countries (others are the United States of America, India, Germany, and the United Kingdom) account for 50.63 % of it. The world's total scientific and technical journal articles was estimated at 2.26 million in 2016.

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China 426,165.3 WB
United States of America 408,985.3 WB
India 110,319.6 WB
Germany 103,121.9 WB
United Kingdom 97,526.9 WB
Japan 96,536.2 WB
France 69,430.8 WB
Italy 69,125.2 WB
Republic of Korea 63,063 WB
Russian Federation 59,133.5 WB
Canada 57,355.8 WB
Brazil 53,606.6 WB
Spain 52,820.7 WB
Australia 51,068.2 WB
Iran 40,974.5 WB
Turkey 33,902.2 WB
Poland 32,977.9 WB
Netherlands 29,949 WB
Switzerland 21,127.6 WB
Malaysia 20,331.5 WB
Sweden 19,937.1 WB
Belgium 16,393.7 WB
Czech Republic 15,963.1 WB
Mexico 14,529.4 WB
Portugal 13,773.2 WB
Denmark 13,470.7 WB
Austria 12,366.4 WB
Israel 11,892.7 WB
South Africa 11,881.2 WB
Singapore 11,253.8 WB
Egypt 10,807 WB
Norway 10,725.7 WB
Greece 10,725.4 WB
Finland 10,545.1 WB
Romania 10,193.5 WB
Thailand 9,581.5 WB
Saudi Arabia 9,231.9 WB
Pakistan 9,180.6 WB
Argentina 8,648.2 WB
Indonesia 7,728.7 WB
New Zealand 7,464.7 WB
Ukraine 7,374.7 WB
Ireland 6,834.4 WB
Chile 6,745.9 WB
Hungary 6,207.6 WB
Colombia 6,120.5 WB
Slovakia 5,359.4 WB
Tunisia 5,265.6 WB
Serbia 5,052.4 WB
Algeria 4,447.1 WB
Morocco 4,062.5 WB
Croatia 4,056 WB
Nigeria 3,821.6 WB
Slovenia 3,406.7 WB
Viet Nam 2,961.3 WB
Bulgaria 2,558.7 WB
Bangladesh 2,546.1 WB
Lithuania 2,181.2 WB
United Arab Emirates 2,180.9 WB
Jordan 1,651.8 WB
Philippines 1,568.7 WB
Kazakhstan 1,563.8 WB
Estonia 1,481.7 WB
Lebanon 1,397.9 WB
Qatar 1,310.7 WB
Latvia 1,256.8 WB
Iraq 1,227.3 WB
Ethiopia 1,121 WB
Ecuador 1,096.1 WB
Cuba 1,044.7 WB
Sri Lanka 1,032.9 WB
Peru 1,007.6 WB
Kenya 987.1 WB
Ghana 982.1 WB
Cyprus 972.9 WB
Belarus 936.7 WB
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 854.9 WB
Luxembourg 817.9 WB
Uruguay 809 WB
Oman 795 WB
Kuwait 738.6 WB
Cameroon 670.1 WB
Iceland 651.8 WB
Georgia 579.4 WB
Uganda 572.9 WB
Puerto Rico 566 WB
Nepal 549.3 WB
United Republic of Tanzania 539.2 WB
Armenia 521 WB
Bosnia and Herzegovina 508.5 WB
North Macedonia 483.1 WB
Azerbaijan 480.3 WB
Costa Rica 376.7 WB
Sudan 368.8 WB
Uzbekistan 357.4 WB
Senegal 353 WB
Malta 320.4 WB
Zimbabwe 298 WB
Republic of Moldova 295.4 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 273.2 WB
Montenegro 257.8 WB
Botswana 226.6 WB
Burkina Faso 221.8 WB
Brunei Darussalam 216.9 WB
Bahrain 210.6 WB
Malawi 203.1 WB
Albania 191.4 WB
Trinidad and Tobago 185.2 WB
Zambia 179.3 WB
Côte d'Ivoire 177.5 WB
Benin 167.3 WB
Panama 159.3 WB
Mauritius 156 WB
Fiji 154.9 WB
Libya 138.7 WB
Jamaica 134.8 WB
Cambodia 116.9 WB
Rwanda 115.3 WB
Democratic Republic of the Congo 112.8 WB
Mongolia 112.3 WB
Yemen 111.2 WB
Myanmar 110.8 WB
Namibia 107.7 WB
Madagascar 102.8 WB
Kyrgyzstan 100.8 WB
Mozambique 100.6 WB
Paraguay 96.4 WB
Bolivia 95.1 WB
Mali 87.3 WB
Guatemala 85.1 WB
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 85.1 WB
Afghanistan 80.4 WB
Congo 77.8 WB
Togo 76.3 WB
Gabon 59.2 WB
Niger 56.1 WB
Papua New Guinea 54 WB
Barbados 48.4 WB
Sierra Leone 48.2 WB
Tajikistan 47.5 WB
Gambia 46.5 WB
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 43.8 WB
Bhutan 40.2 WB
Monaco 39.7 WB
Angola 39.1 WB
Guinea 38 WB
Nicaragua 35.6 WB
Liechtenstein 35.4 WB
Grenada 34.3 WB
Honduras 33 WB
Eswatini 31 WB
Dominican Republic 30.1 WB
Haiti 30.1 WB
Central African Republic 28.9 WB
El Salvador 28.5 WB
Lesotho 22.8 WB
Suriname 21.3 WB
Saint Kitts and Nevis 20.8 WB
Mauritania 19.7 WB
Liberia 16.6 WB
Bahamas 14.4 WB
Solomon Islands 14 WB
Guyana 13.7 WB
Vanuatu 13.5 WB
Seychelles 12.4 WB
Chad 11.5 WB
Guinea Bissau 11.5 WB
Burundi 10.7 WB
Eritrea 8.5 WB
Timor-Leste 8.3 WB
Cabo Verde 8.1 WB
Andorra 7.9 WB
Antigua and Barbuda 7.8 WB
Dominica 7.7 WB
San Marino 7.5 WB
Equatorial Guinea 7.4 WB
Belize 5.5 WB
Samoa 5.3 WB
Maldives 4.9 WB
Saint Lucia 4.7 WB
Comoros 4.6 WB
Djibouti 4.1 WB
Turkmenistan 3.5 WB
Somalia 3.3 WB
Palau 3.1 WB
Micronesia (Federated States of) 2.7 WB
South Sudan 2.5 WB
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.3 WB
Kiribati 2.2 WB
Tonga 1.8 WB
Marshall Islands 1.3 WB
Sao Tome and Principe 0.9 WB
Nauru 0.7 WB
Tuvalu 0.4 WB

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