Table 5-28
Countries whose S&E articles were cited most in U.S. S&E articles: 1994 and 2001
 
    1994       2001
Rank    Country Percent   Country Percent
1   United Kingdom 17.8   United Kingdom 16.0
2   Japan 12.4   Germany 12.7
3   Germany 11.9   Japan 11.9
4   Canada 10.4   Canada 8.9
5   France 9.2   France 8.7
6   Netherlands 4.5   Italy 5.1
7   Italy 4.2   Netherlands 4.5
8   Switzerland 3.9   Australia 3.9
9   Sweden 3.7   Switzerland 3.8
10   Australia 3.7   Sweden 3.2
 
NOTE: Countries ranked by share of foreign S&E literature cited in U.S.-authored scientific articles.

SOURCES: Institute for Scientific Information, Science Citation Index and Social Sciences Citation Index; CHI Research, Inc.; and National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, special tabulations.
 
Science & Engineering Indicators – 2004
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