Scientific and technical journal articles reached 573 in 2016 in Uganda, according to World Bank. This is 5.65 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Uganda reached an all time high of 607 in 2015 and an all time low of 17.0 in 1989. When compared to Uganda's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Kenya amounted to 987, 115 in Rwanda, 2.50 in South Sudan and 113 in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2016.
Uganda has been ranked 87th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 5 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|
|Central African Republic||14.3||13.3||10.5||11.8||18.7|
|Dem. Republic of the Congo||54.9||50.0||78.9||84.3||120|