Nigeria

Time frame: 1 October 2022 - 30 September 2023

Profile

Position by research output Share

Global Africa
Overall 69 7

Position by research output Share in subject areas

Global Africa
Biological sciences 49 3
Chemistry 70 5
Earth & environmental sciences 97 16
Health sciences 43 5
Physical sciences 111 15

Research

Overall research output

Count Share
Overall 60 8.92

Overall Count and Share for 'Nigeria' based on time frame mentioned above, both domestically and internationally.

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Research outputs by subject area

Subject Count Share
Biological sciences 21 3.89
Chemistry 2 0.64
Earth & environmental sciences 6 0.25
Health sciences 44 11.46
Physical sciences 2 0.07

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Share output for the past 5 years

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Collaboration

Collaboration by percentage of Share

Country Share
USA 31.5%
UK 22.9%
South Africa 7.2%
Canada 6.9%
Spain 6.6%
Australia 5.7%
Switzerland 5.7%
China 5.3%
Ghana 4.1%
Italy 4.1%

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Top 10 collaborators with Nigeria by Share

Top 10 institutions from Nigeria by Share

country Count Share
1. Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) 5 0.74
2. University of Ibadan (UI) 14 0.68
3. Redeemer's University Nigeria (RUN) 2 0.56
4. University of Lagos (Unilag) 6 0.54
5. University of Calabar 2 0.52
6. Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) 2 0.39
7. Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital 3 0.38
8. University of Jos 5 0.35
9. Bayero University Kano (BUK) 8 0.28
10. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) 5 0.26

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