Scientific and Technical Journal Articles fell 3.6% to 52,821 in Spain in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Spain | December 31, 2018
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 52,821 in 2016 in Spain, according to World Bank. This is 3.6 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Spain reached an all time high of 57,076 in 2014 and an all time low of 2,362 in 1981. When compared to Spain's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in France amounted to 69,431, 69,125 in Italy, 4,063 in Morocco and 13,773 in Portugal in 2016.

Spain has been ranked 15th 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
Algeria 2,137 2,461 3,063 3,539 3,680
Austria 11,215 11,825 12,359 12,558 12,901
Belgium 15,409 16,088 16,971 17,226 17,499
France 70,177 72,036 74,414 75,266 75,017
Germany 97,179 100,879 105,374 105,378 109,262
Ireland 7,036 7,433 7,183 7,262 7,375
Italy 58,806 60,842 65,276 68,768 70,781
Mauritania 6.60 13.3 12.7 16.2 12.8
Morocco 1,660 2,008 2,298 2,506 3,176
Portugal 10,625 11,989 13,103 14,112 14,666
Slovenia 3,247 3,780 3,708 3,726 3,789
Spain 49,036 52,355 55,108 55,736 57,076
Switzerland 18,944 19,933 21,201 21,878 22,502
Tunisia 3,553 3,825 3,924 4,388 4,697