Switzerland

Research

Date range: 1 November 2020 - 31 October 2021

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Switzerland published between 1 November 2020 - 31 October 2021 which are tracked by the Nature Index.

Hover over the donut graph to view the Share for each subject. Below, the same research outputs are grouped by subject. Click on the subject to drill-down into a list of articles organized by journal, and then by title.

Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area.

Article Count and Share for Switzerland
Count Share
3212 1401.32

Outputs by subject (Share)

Outputs by subject
Subject Count Share
502 200.62
1139 434.49
1264 516.95
778 437.43

Share output for the past 5 years

Share per year
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
1350.52 1360.53 1425.75 1491.03 1443.96

Compare Switzerland with other countries/territories

Collaboration

Date range: 1 November 2020 - 31 October 2021

Collaboration by percentage of Share

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Collaboration by percentage of Share
Country Share (%)
USA 25.92
Germany 21.32
UK 12.46
France 10.26
Italy 7.33
China 7
Spain 4.36
Netherlands 4.12
Japan 3.87
Canada 3.37

Top 10 collaborators with Switzerland by Share

  1. Switzerland and United States of America (USA) (690.62)
    Switzerland281.18
    United States of America (USA)409.44
  2. Switzerland and Germany (568.06)
    Switzerland243.57
    Germany324.49
  3. Switzerland and United Kingdom (UK) (331.93)
    Switzerland155.63
    United Kingdom (UK)176.30
  4. Switzerland and France (273.46)
    Switzerland141.88
    France131.59
  5. Switzerland and Italy (195.26)
    Switzerland95.54
    Italy99.72
  6. Switzerland and China (186.50)
    Switzerland87.08
    China99.42
  7. Switzerland and Spain (116.06)
    Switzerland57.39
    Spain58.67
  8. Switzerland and Netherlands (109.74)
    Switzerland59.50
    Netherlands50.25
  9. Switzerland and Japan (103.02)
    Switzerland55.62
    Japan47.40
  10. Switzerland and Canada (89.89)
    Switzerland46.94
    Canada42.95

Collaboration is determined by the combined fractional count (Share) of Switzerland and the collaborating country.

Top 10 institutions from Switzerland by Share

Institution Count Share
1. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) 1008 372.48
2. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) 583 225.76
3. University of Zurich (UZH) 620 142.32
4. University of Geneva (UNIGE) 360 106.59
5. University of Basel (UB) 314 95.95
6. University of Bern (UniBE) 323 85.56
7. University of Lausanne (UNIL) 260 71.70
8. Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) 239 51.33
9. European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) 309 47.18
10. F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG 126 46.14