Saudi Arabia

Time frame: 1 October 2022 - 30 September 2023


Position by research output Share

Global Western Asia
Overall 30 2

Position by research output Share in subject areas

Global Western Asia
Biological sciences 37 2
Chemistry 25 2
Earth & environmental sciences 30 2
Health sciences 44 5
Physical sciences 30 3


Overall research output

Count Share
Overall 458 124.54

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

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Research outputs by subject area

Subject Count Share
Biological sciences 89 11.82
Chemistry 194 66.93
Earth & environmental sciences 49 12.33
Health sciences 73 14.21
Physical sciences 159 51.66

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Share output for the past 5 years

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Collaboration by percentage of Share

Country Share
China 33.2%
USA 26.6%
UK 10.8%
Germany 7.5%
Canada 4.8%
Australia 4.1%
France 3.6%
Spain 3.3%
Italy 3.2%
Japan 2.8%

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Top 10 collaborators with Saudi Arabia by Share

Top 10 institutions from Saudi Arabia by Share

country Count Share
1. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) 250 101.02
2. King Saud University (KSU) 52 5.38
3. King Abdulaziz University (KAU) 47 2.93
4. Saudi Aramco 13 2.40
5. Saudi Arabia Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (MNG-HA) 20 1.99
6. King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC) 26 1.87
7. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) 10 1.63
8. Taif University 8 1.21
9. King Khalid University (KKU) 8 1.08
10. Umm Al-Qura University 7 0.88

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