SDG 9 · Indicator
Number of scientific and technical journal articles
per 1,000 population
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
The number of scientific and technical journal articles published, that are covered by the Science Citation Index (SCI) or the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). Articles are counted and assigned to a country based on the institutional address(es) listed in the article. The data are reported per capita.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of .
National Science Foundation