Scientific and Technical Journal Articles fell 1.43% to 539 in Tanzania in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Tanzania | December 31, 2018
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 539 in 2016 in Tanzania, according to World Bank. This is 1.43 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Tanzania reached an all time high of 548 in 2014 and an all time low of 64.0 in 1988. When compared to Tanzania's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Kenya amounted to 987, 101 in Mozambique, 573 in Uganda and 179 in Zambia in 2016.

Tanzania has been ranked 90th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Scientific and technical journal articles refer to the number of scientific and engineering articles published in the following fields: physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, clinical medicine, biomedical research, engineering and technology, and earth and space sciences.

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Angola 15.2 17.8 22.4 24.1 35.7
Dem. Republic of the Congo 54.9 50.0 78.9 84.3 120
Ethiopia 451 514 711 842 1,025
Kenya 701 805 804 920 978
Malawi 142 167 172 160 187
Mozambique 45.8 73.9 60.6 67.9 85.3
Rwanda 55.6 53.2 58.1 87.9 88.2
Somalia 3.20 2.90 1.40 6.30 6.20
South Africa 7,652 8,533 9,342 10,251 11,992
South Sudan ... ... ... 1.60 2.40 9.80 5.80
Tanzania 369 415 396 408 548
Uganda 401 433 464 496 537
Zambia 89.2 104 110 121 139
Zimbabwe 155 151 198 223 295