South Korea

Research

Date range: 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for South Korea published between 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022 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 Korea
Count Share
2526 1544.72

Outputs by subject (Share)

Outputs by subject
Subject Count Share
961 680.37
1385 846.98
200 99.49
415 194.74

Share output for the past 5 years

Share per year
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
1337.44 1302.48 1352.05 1436.43 1517.44

Compare South Korea with other countries/territories

Collaboration

Date range: 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022

Collaboration by percentage of Share

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

Collaboration by percentage of Share
Country Share (%)
USA 44.93
China 17.75
Germany 8.85
Japan 8.35
UK 6.78
France 3.09
Italy 2.93
Switzerland 2.57
India 2.56
Australia 2.19

Top 10 collaborators with South Korea by Share

  1. South Korea and United States of America (USA) (650.25)
    South Korea263.86
    United States of America (USA)386.39
  2. South Korea and China (256.95)
    South Korea111.59
    China145.36
  3. South Korea and Germany (128.11)
    South Korea55.83
    Germany72.28
  4. South Korea and Japan (120.83)
    South Korea61.25
    Japan59.58
  5. South Korea and United Kingdom (UK) (98.08)
    South Korea45.27
    United Kingdom (UK)52.82
  6. South Korea and France (44.72)
    South Korea21.07
    France23.65
  7. South Korea and Italy (42.46)
    South Korea18.01
    Italy24.44
  8. South Korea and Switzerland (37.21)
    South Korea15.91
    Switzerland21.29
  9. South Korea and India (37.05)
    South Korea20.01
    India17.04
  10. South Korea and Australia (31.67)
    South Korea17.82
    Australia13.84

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

Top 10 institutions from South Korea by Share

Institution Count Share
1. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) 401 178.38
2. Seoul National University (SNU) 484 173.66
3. Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) 281 114.54
4. Institute for Basic Science (IBS) 345 92.95
5. Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) 299 92.07
6. Yonsei University 374 90.97
7. Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) 200 78.96
8. Korea University 319 77.34
9. Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) 186 47.56
10. Hanyang University (HYU) 197 44.41