Scientific and Technical Journal Articles rose 3.82% to 987 in Kenya in 2016

Scientific and Technical Journal Articles
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Kenya | December 31, 2018
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Scientific and technical journal articles reached 987 in 2016 in Kenya, according to World Bank. This is 3.82 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Kenya reached an all time high of 987 in 2016 and an all time low of 232 in 1987. When compared to Kenya's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Ethiopia amounted to 1,121, 3.30 in Somalia, 539 in Tanzania and 573 in Uganda in 2016.

Kenya has been ranked 75th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 6 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
Dem. Republic of the Congo 54.9 50.0 78.9 84.3 120
Djibouti 6.90 4.20 6.60 7.80 7.50
Eritrea 11.7 13.3 5.20 10.6 7.50
Ethiopia 451 514 711 842 1,025
Kenya 701 805 804 920 978
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 Sudan ... ... ... 1.60 2.40 9.80 5.80
Sudan 258 298 270 359 243
Tanzania 369 415 396 408 548
Uganda 401 433 464 496 537
Yemen 99.9 110 112 130 148
Zambia 89.2 104 110 121 139