Scientific and technical journal articles reached 115 in 2016 in Rwanda, according to World Bank. This is 9.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, scientific and technical journal articles in Rwanda reached an all time high of 115 in 2016 and an all time low of 2.70 in 1999. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, scientific and technical journal articles in Burundi amounted to 10.7, 539 in Tanzania, 573 in Uganda and 113 in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2016.
Rwanda has been ranked 121st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of scientific and technical journal articles, 27 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|