World

WORLD

INDICATORS

FUNDING & INVESTMENT

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Research & development expenditure

Research & development expenditure (% of GDP)

Abbreviation:

R&D expenditure (% of GDP)
2018/01/01
2018/12/31
2.27
Percent
2020/08/01
10th

HUMAN CAPITAL

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Population

All the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country.

Abbreviation:

Population
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
7,752,840,547
People
2021/09/01
1st

Researchers in R&D (per million people)

Researchers in R&D are professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods, or systems and in the management of the projects concerned. Postgraduate PhD students (ISCED97 level 6) engaged in R&D are included.

Abbreviation:

Researchers in R&D
2015/01/01
2015/12/31
1,411
People
2020/08/01
40th

SCIENCE

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Local share in nanoscience

Share of nanotechnology-related articles of total articles of a country indexed in Web of Science (WoS).

Abbreviation:

Local share in nanoscience (Percent)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
8.58
Percent
2021/08/31
30th

Nanotechnology publications

Number of nanotechnology-related articles indexed in Web of Science (WoS)

Abbreviation:

Nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
211,700
Article
2021/08/31
1st

Nanotechnology publications in Q1 journals

The number of nanotechnology articles published in the first quartile journals (i.e., Q1) that have an Impact Factor (IF) in the top 25% of journals of their subject categories according to the Journal Citation Report (SJR). .

Abbreviation:

Q1 Nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
101,763
Article
2020/12/31
1st

Nanotechnology publications in top 10% journals

The number of nano-articles published in the top 10% of the journals having the highest Impact Factor (IF) in their subject categories according to the Journal Citation Report (SJR).

Abbreviation:

Top 10% nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
35,356
Article
2020/12/31
1st

Nanotechnology publications per GDP(ppp)

Number of nanotechnology-related articles per billion $ GDP(PPP)

Abbreviation:

nano-article per DGP(ppp)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
1.60
Article per billion $
2021/08/31
56th

Nanotechnology publications per Million people

Ratio of nanotechnology-related articles to country population (per million people)

Abbreviation:

Nano-articles per Million people
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
27.31
Article per million people
2021/08/31
58th

National priority in nanoscience

Ratio of share of nano-articles of a country of total nano-articles to share of articles of the country of total articles in the same period

Abbreviation:

National priority in nanoscience
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
1.00
--
2021/08/31
30th

Share of international collaboration in nanoscience

Share of joint nanotechnology articles between one country and other countries.

Abbreviation:

International collaboration
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
69.45
Percent
2020/12/31
63th

Share of Q1 nanotechnology publications

Share of nanotechnology articles published in the first quartile journal (i.e., Q1) of total nanotechnology articles published by a country/organization.

Abbreviation:

Share of Q1 nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
48.39
Percent
2020/12/31
26th

Share of top 10% nano-articles of Q1 nano-articles

Share of nano-articles published in the top 10 % journals of nano-articles published in the first quartile journal (i.e., Q1) by a country/organization based on the amount of JCR impact factor.

Abbreviation:

Top 10% to Q1 nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
34.74
Percent
2020/12/31
22th

Share of top 10% nanotechnology publications

Share of nano-articles published in the top 10 % journals of total nano-articles published by a country/organization based on the amount of JCR impact factor.

Abbreviation:

Shre of top 10% nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
16.81
Percent
2020/12/31
23th

Total scientific publications

Number of total Web of Science (WoS) indexed articles.

Abbreviation:

Total articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
2,467,765
Article
2021/08/31
1st

INNOVATION

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Nanotechnology patents in EPO

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology granted patents in EPO. According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Nanopatent (EPO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
3,138
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Nanotechnology patents in German patent office (DPMA)

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology granted patents in German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA). According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Nanopetents (DPMA)
2015/01/01
2015/12/31
164
Patent
2015/12/31
1st

Nanotechnology patents in USPTO

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology granted patents in USPTO. According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Nanopatent (USPTO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
9,561
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Nanotechnology published patent applications in EPO

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology patent applications published (but not yet granted) in EPO. According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Published Nanopatent applications (EPO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
2,154
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Nanotechnology published patent applications in German patent office (DPMA)

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology patents applications published (but not yet granted) in German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA). According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Published Nanopatent applications (DPMA)
2015/01/01
2015/12/31
720
Patent
2015/12/31
1st

Nanotechnology published patent applications in USPTO

The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology patents applications published (but not yet granted) in USPTO. According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.

Abbreviation:

Published Nanopatent applications (USPTO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
12,901
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Published patent applications in EPO

The indicator shows the number of patents applications published (but not yet granted) in EPO. According to WIPO, a patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides, in general, a new way of doing something, or offers a new technical solution to a problem. To get a patent, technical information about the invention must be disclosed to the public in a patent application.

Abbreviation:

Published patent applications (EPO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
94,938
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Published patent applications in USPTO

The indicator shows the number of patents applications published (but not yet granted) in USPTO. According to WIPO, a patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides, in general, a new way of doing something, or offers a new technical solution to a problem. To get a patent, technical information about the invention must be disclosed to the public in a patent application.

Abbreviation:

Published patent applications (USPTO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
413,535
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Ratio of nanotechnology patents to nano-articles

Ratio of nanotechnology patents granted or published in USPTO and EPO per 100 ISI nano-articles published in the same year.

Abbreviation:

Nanopatents per 100 nano-articles
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
13.11
Patents per 100 articles
2021/01/01
9th

Share of nanotechnology patent applications to total patent applications

The indicator shows the share of nanotechnology published patent applications to total published patent applications registered in either USPTO or EPO.

Abbreviation:

Nanopatent applications to total patent applications
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
2.96
Percent
2021/01/01
48th

Share of nanotechnology patents to total patents

The indicator shows the share of nanotechnology patents to total patents registered either in USPTO or EPO.

Abbreviation:

Nanopatents to total patents
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
2.42
Percent
2021/01/01
43th

Total patents in EPO

The indicator shows the number of total granted patents in EPO. According to WIPO, a patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides, in general, a new way of doing something, or offers a new technical solution to a problem. To get a patent, technical information about the invention must be disclosed to the public in a patent application.

Abbreviation:

Patents (EPO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
135,184
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

Total patents in USPTO

The indicator shows the number of total granted patents in USPTO. According to WIPO, a patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides, in general, a new way of doing something, or offers a new technical solution to a problem. To get a patent, technical information about the invention must be disclosed to the public in a patent application.

Abbreviation:

Patents (USPTO)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
390,576
Patent
2021/01/01
1st

INDUSTRY

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GDP per Capita (ppp)

This entry shows GDP on a purchasing power parity basis divided by population for the same year.

Abbreviation:

GDP per Capita (ppp)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
17,109
$
2021/09/01
54th

Gross domestic product (GDP)

Gross domestic product (GDP) refers to the market value of all final goods and services produced within a country in a given period.

Abbreviation:

GDP
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
84,705,425.9
Million $
2021/09/01
1st

Gross domestic product (ppp)

The GDP derived from purchasing power parity (PPP) calculations. Purchasing power parity (PPP) is a condition between countries where an amount of money has the same purchasing power in different countries.

Abbreviation:

GDP (ppp)
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
132,646,848.7
Million $
2021/09/01
1st

Number of national nanotechnology standards

Standard is a document, established by consensus and approved by a recognized body, that provides, for common and repeated use, rules, guidelines or characteristics for activities or their results, aimed at the achievement of the optimum degree of order in a given context. National nanotechnology standard is a nanotechnology related standard that is adopted by a national standards body and made available to the public.

Abbreviation:

National nanotechnology standards
2020/01/01
2020/12/31
1,922
Standard
2021/09/05
1st
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