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People > Nobel prize laureates: Countries Compared

Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor

Author: Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor

Hi Andres, Gabriel Garcia Marquez won the Nobel Prize for literaturwe in 1982 "for his novels and short stories, in which the fantastic and the realistic are combined in a richly composed world of imagination, reflecting a continent's life and conflicts". See: http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Nobel-Prize-in-Literature#1980s.
DEFINITION: Number of Nobel Prize Laureates 1901-2002.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 270 2002
2 United Kingdom 100 2002
3 Germany 77 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 76 2002
4 France 49 2002
5 Sweden 30 2002
High income OECD countries average (profile) 24.96 2002
6 Switzerland 22 2002
7 Netherlands 15 2002
8 Italy 14 2002
9 Denmark 13 2002
10 Japan 12 2002
Non-religious countries average (profile) 11.5 2002
11 Austria 11 2002
12 Canada 10 2002
13 Belgium 9 2002
14 Norway 8 2002
=15 Australia 6 2002
=15 Spain 6 2002
=17 Ireland 5 2002
=17 Poland 5 2002
19 Hungary 3 2002
=20 Finland 2 2002
=20 Czech Republic 2 2002
=20 Portugal 2 2002
=20 China 2 2002
=20 Mexico 2 2002
=20 Greece 2 2002
=20 Slovakia 2 2002
=27 Nigeria 1 2002
=27 Vietnam 1 2002
=27 Iceland 1 2002
=27 South Korea 1 2002
=27 Burma 1 2002
=32 Malaysia 0.0 2002
=32 Laos 0.0 2002
=32 Luxembourg 0.0 2002
=32 New Zealand 0.0 2002
=32 Hong Kong 0.0 2002
=32 Philippines 0.0 2002
=32 Taiwan 0.0 2002
=32 Brunei 0.0 2002
=32 Thailand 0.0 2002
=32 Cambodia 0.0 2002
=32 Turkey 0.0 2002
=32 Singapore 0.0 2002
=32 Indonesia 0.0 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Nobel prize laureates. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", The Nobel Foundation. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Nobel-prize-laureates

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