2016 tables: Institutions - chemistry
The 2016 tables are based on Nature Index data from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015.
|#||Institution||Share 2015||Count 2015|
|1||Stellenbosch University (SU), South Africa||7.40||9|
|2||University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), South Africa||2.99||7|
|3||Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), South Africa||1.27||2|
|4||University of the Free State (UFS), South Africa||1.00||4|
|5||University of Johannesburg (UJ), South Africa||0.77||2|
|6||University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa||0.63||4|
|7||University of the Western Cape (UWC), South Africa||0.50||1|
|8||Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS), South Africa||0.42||3|
|9||Rhodes University (RU), South Africa||0.25||2|
|10||University of Pretoria (UP), South Africa||0.14||2|
|11||Sasol Limited, South Africa||0.11||1|
|12||University of South Africa (UNISA), South Africa||0.02||1|
|13||National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS), South Africa||0.00||1|
|13||Southern African Research and Innovation Management Association (SARIMA), South Africa||0.00||1|
|13||South African National Blood Service (SANBS), South Africa||0.00||1|
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