Countries

No. of Papers

% share of Papers

Rank

2000-09

2000

2009

2000-09

2000

2009

2000-09

2000

2009

USA

80094

4943

9977

29.25

29.52

27.15

1

1

1

UK

23281

1480

3040

8.50

8.84

8.27

2

2

2

Japan

17167

1385

2087

6.27

8.27

5.68

3

3

3

Germany

15223

1023

2023

5.56

6.11

5.51

4

4

4

Italy

12410

682

1821

4.53

4.07

4.96

5

6

6

France

10676

777

1389

3.90

4.64

3.78

6

5

7

China

9520

211

2017

3.48

1.26

5.49

7

13

5

Spain

8104

410

1213

2.96

2.45

3.3

8

8

8

Netherlands

6451

340

954

2.36

2.03

2.6

9

9

10

Sweden

6393

472

814

2.33

2.82

2.22

10

7

11

India

5839

229

1164

2.13

1.37

3.17

11

11

9

Switzerland

3974

238

565

1.45

1.42

1.54

12

10

15

South Korea

3942

155

734

1.44

0.93

2

13

14

12

Brazil

3907

125

729

1.43

0.75

1.98

15

16

13

Turkey

3928

129

595

1.43

0.77

1.62

14

15

14

Belgium

3521

219

469

1.29

1.31

1.28

16

12

16

World

273829

16745

36745

100.00

100.00

100.00

 

 

 

Table 1: Global publications output, publications share and rank of top 16 most productive countries in diabetes research, 2000-2009.