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Top 1% and top 10% cited (WoS)

data publication
15 September 2020
publications
In this data publication we show per country the percentage of top-cited scientific publications.

In short

  • The Netherlands has a high percentage top 1% and top 10% most cited publications and take a top position compared to other countries.
  • Switzerland and de UK show the highest percentage top 1% and top 10% most cited publications. Japan and Korea score lowest.
  • A high percentage top 1% and top 10% most cited publications is an indicator of high quality research.

What is the percentage top 1% most cited publications per country?

What is the percentage top 1% most cited publications per country?

Analysis
The Netherlands occupies a top-position on both measures (1% en 10%), which indicates high quality scientific research.