France

Research

Date range: 1 December 2020 - 30 November 2021

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for France published between 1 December 2020 - 30 November 2021 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 France
Count Share
4843 2131.29

Outputs by subject (Share)

Outputs by subject
Subject Count Share
1746 740.10
850 349.37
1166 613.56
1726 681.65

Share output for the past 5 years

Share per year
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
2330.13 2255.03 2207.10 2251.55 2225.64

Compare France with other countries/territories

Collaboration

Date range: 1 December 2020 - 30 November 2021

Collaboration by percentage of Share

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

Collaboration by percentage of Share
Country Share (%)
USA 28.6
Germany 15.56
UK 12.94
China 8.86
Switzerland 7.29
Italy 6.93
Spain 6.4
Japan 5.12
Canada 4.4
Netherlands 3.91

Top 10 collaborators with France by Share

  1. France and United States of America (USA) (1058.40)
    France415.55
    United States of America (USA)642.84
  2. France and Germany (575.81)
    France263.02
    Germany312.78
  3. France and United Kingdom (UK) (478.76)
    France219.55
    United Kingdom (UK)259.21
  4. France and China (327.73)
    France133.26
    China194.47
  5. France and Switzerland (269.72)
    France132.77
    Switzerland136.95
  6. France and Italy (256.34)
    France120.65
    Italy135.69
  7. France and Spain (236.63)
    France124.50
    Spain112.13
  8. France and Japan (189.46)
    France100.47
    Japan88.99
  9. France and Canada (162.66)
    France87.67
    Canada75.00
  10. France and Netherlands (144.67)
    France77.49
    Netherlands67.18

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

Top 10 institutions from France by Share

Institution Count Share
1. French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) 4264 664.65
2. National Institute for Health and Medical Research (INSERM) 1159 103.64
3. Sorbonne University 1026 97.32
4. The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) 921 79.48
5. University of Paris 840 74.71
6. University of Lyon 425 59.97
7. University of Strasbourg 367 54.96
8. University of Paris-Sud (UPSud) 663 51.38
9. Université PSL 635 50.66
10. University of Montpellier 398 49.18