South Korea

Research

Date range: 1 June 2021 - 31 May 2022

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for South Korea published between 1 June 2021 - 31 May 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
2496 1534.12

Outputs by subject (Share)

Outputs by subject
Subject Count Share
966 684.17
185 92.05
1379 844.21
418 200.92

Share output for the past 5 years

Share per year
2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
1302.48 1352.05 1436.43 1517.44 1594.15

Compare South Korea with other countries/territories

Collaboration

Date range: 1 June 2021 - 31 May 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 45.82
China 18.21
Japan 8.32
Germany 8.31
UK 6.48
Italy 2.87
France 2.77
Switzerland 2.58
India 2.44
Australia 2.18

Top 10 collaborators with South Korea by Share

  1. South Korea and United States of America (USA) (656.58)
    South Korea271.92
    United States of America (USA)384.67
  2. South Korea and China (261.00)
    South Korea115.48
    China145.52
  3. South Korea and Japan (119.27)
    South Korea60.10
    Japan59.18
  4. South Korea and Germany (119.10)
    South Korea51.07
    Germany68.03
  5. South Korea and United Kingdom (UK) (92.90)
    South Korea44.47
    United Kingdom (UK)48.43
  6. South Korea and Italy (41.12)
    South Korea17.76
    Italy23.36
  7. South Korea and France (39.70)
    South Korea18.99
    France20.71
  8. South Korea and Switzerland (36.94)
    South Korea15.15
    Switzerland21.79
  9. South Korea and India (35.02)
    South Korea18.67
    India16.35
  10. South Korea and Australia (31.30)
    South Korea17.15
    Australia14.15

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) 387 176.90
2. Seoul National University (SNU) 478 171.50
3. Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) 282 110.37
4. Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) 300 94.16
5. Institute for Basic Science (IBS) 342 89.92
6. Yonsei University 378 87.97
7. Korea University 322 82.97
8. Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) 200 77.28
9. Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) 165 45.52
10. Hanyang University (HYU) 195 42.44