South Africa - Share of Scientific Publications Among the World's 10% Top-Cited Publications in Immunology and Microbiology

Since 2014, South Africa Share of Scientific Publications Among the World's 10% Top-Cited Publications in Immunology and Microbiology jumped by 4.2points year on year. With 6.39 Percent in 2019, the country was ranked number 35 among other countries in Share of Scientific Publications Among the World's 10% Top-Cited Publications in Immunology and Microbiology. South Africa is overtaken by Hungary, which was number 34 with 6.56 Percent and is followed by Thailand with 5.93 Percent. Luxembourg lead the ranking with 19.21 Percent in 2019, a growth of 17.5points compared to 2018. Switzerland, Netherlands and United Kingdom respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Slovenia recorded the best 5 years average growth at +66points per year, while Indonesia witnessed the worst performance at -30.3points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 6.39
2018 7.10
2017 5.30
2016 4.30
2015 6.91
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How does South Africa rank in Share of Scientific Publications Among the World's 10% Top-Cited Publications in Immunology and Microbiology?

# 60 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Luxembourg
19.21 % 2019 +17.5 % +29.7 % View data
2 #2
Switzerland
18.94 % 2019 -3.1 % +0.0 % View data
34 #34
Hungary
6.56 % 2019 -5.8 % +5.7 % View data
35 #35
South Africa
6.39 % 2019 -9.9 % +4.2 % View data
36 #36
Thailand
5.93 % 2019 -5.0 % +10.2 % View data
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