Scientific and technical journal articles reached 9,232 in 2016 in Saudi Arabia, according to World Bank. This is 3.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 9,232 in 2016 and an all time low of 487 in 1986. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Iraq amounted to 1,227, 1,652 in Jordan, 2,181 in United Arab Emirates and 111 in Yemen in 2016.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 39th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 13 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|
|United Arab Emirates||1,229||1,428||1,646||1,776||1,819|