Scientific and Technical Journal Articles rose 11.5% to 40,975 in Iran in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Iran | December 31, 2018
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 40,975 in 2016 in Iran, according to World Bank. This is 11.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Iran reached an all time high of 40,975 in 2016 and an all time low of 86.0 in 1988. When compared to Iran's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Iraq amounted to 1,227, 9,181 in Pakistan and 3.50 in Turkmenistan in 2016.

Iran has been ranked 17th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 8 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
Afghanistan 33.9 42.7 35.0 27.3 33.3
China 316,915 334,045 332,082 362,973 393,963
India 62,790 75,337 82,182 88,942 100,575
Iran 25,209 31,419 32,195 33,761 36,311
Iraq 555 654 843 853 866
Kazakhstan 324 383 479 1,015 1,066
Kuwait 749 800 831 879 794
Pakistan 5,661 6,445 7,079 8,078 8,065
Saudi Arabia 3,621 4,958 5,983 7,411 8,411
Syria 228 269 303 266 245
Turkmenistan 5.30 12.2 13.3 6.90 20.1
Uzbekistan 389 379 325 353 332