Scientific and Technical Journal Articles fell 2.26% to 63,063 in South Korea in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
Telcos & Hi-Tech | South Korea | December 31, 2018
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 63,063 in 2016 in South Korea, according to World Bank. This is 2.26 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in South Korea reached an all time high of 64,523 in 2015 and an all time low of 168 in 1981. When compared to South Korea's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in China amounted to 426,165, 43.8 in Dem. People's Republic of Korea, 96,536 in Japan and 2,961 in Vietnam in 2016.

South Korea has been ranked 11th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 2 places above 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
Cambodia 58.9 72.0 75.8 85.7 94.3
China 316,915 334,045 332,082 362,973 393,963
Dem. People's Republic of Korea 12.6 7.50 18.3 13.1 20.8
India 62,790 75,337 82,182 88,942 100,575
Japan 108,292 110,570 109,425 109,258 106,155
Laos 44.5 48.0 59.9 72.3 55.7
Russia 33,961 36,157 36,253 39,715 44,995
South Korea 50,935 54,717 57,374 59,206 62,691
Thailand 6,811 7,336 7,768 7,917 8,476
USA 409,853 424,938 432,312 435,212 440,230
Vietnam 1,097 1,216 1,567 1,858 2,004