South Africa

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 South Africa 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 South Africa
Count Share
403 89.26

Outputs by subject (Share)

Outputs by subject
Subject Count Share
145 30.74
78 18.62
181 34.88
49 13.49

Share output for the past 5 years

Share per year
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
62.48 70.01 90.77 83.37 85.02

Compare South Africa with other countries/territories

Collaboration

Date range: 1 November 2020 - 31 October 2021

Collaboration by percentage of Share

Hover over the graph to view collaboration by percentage of Share.

Collaboration by percentage of Share
Country Share (%)
USA 30.21
UK 20.28
Germany 11.93
China 9.5
France 5.69
Australia 4.99
India 4.57
Sweden 4.44
Switzerland 4.4
Canada 3.99

Top 10 collaborators with South Africa by Share

  1. South Africa and United States of America (USA) (99.42)
    South Africa26.38
    United States of America (USA)73.04
  2. South Africa and United Kingdom (UK) (66.73)
    South Africa24.64
    United Kingdom (UK)42.10
  3. South Africa and Germany (39.25)
    South Africa14.76
    Germany24.49
  4. South Africa and China (31.27)
    South Africa9.16
    China22.11
  5. South Africa and France (18.71)
    South Africa5.89
    France12.83
  6. South Africa and Australia (16.41)
    South Africa6.82
    Australia9.58
  7. South Africa and India (15.02)
    South Africa4.67
    India10.36
  8. South Africa and Sweden (14.60)
    South Africa5.52
    Sweden9.08
  9. South Africa and Switzerland (14.49)
    South Africa5.76
    Switzerland8.73
  10. South Africa and Canada (13.13)
    South Africa5.44
    Canada7.69

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

Top 10 institutions from South Africa by Share

No top institutions found.