Lesotho

Lesotho

Lesotho, officially the Kingdom of Lesotho, is a country landlocked as an enclave in South Africa. It is situated in the Maloti Mountains and contains the highest mountains in Southern Africa. It has an area of over 30,000 km2 and has a population of about 2 million. Derived from Wikipedia licensed CC-BY-SA.

Open Access statistics for Lesotho, covering academic research published from 2000 to 2021. Read More.


Open Access Percentage

37%


Total
Publications

639


Total Open
Publications

239


Total
Citations

7.1K


Open Access
Percentage

37%


Total
Publications

639


Total Open
Publications

239


Total
Citations

7.1K

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Breakdown

19% 13% 5% 63%

Publisher Open

19%

Both

13%

Other Platform Open

5%

Closed

63%

Percentage of Open Access over time

0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%
2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021

Publisher Open

Both

Other Platform Open

Closed

Volume of Open Access over time

0510152025303540455055606570Total Publications
2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021

Open

Closed

Publisher Open

52%OA Journal

OA Journal 52%

107

Hybrid 22%

45

No Guarantees 26%

53

Other Platform Open

Institution 38%

45

Domain 37%

44

Public 29%

35

Other Internet 11%

13

Preprint 10%

12

Other Platform Locations

Name

Platform Type

Publications

PubMed Central
44
Europe PMC
35
Semantic Scholar
34
Institute of Development Studies - OpenDocs
7
CiteSeer X
7
University of Pretoria - UpSpace Institutional Repository
6
North-west University - Boloka Institutional Repository
5
Academy of Science of South Africa - Open Journal Systems
5
Stellenbosch University - SUNScholar
4
University of the Western Cape - UWC Research Repository
3
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Data updated 27 September 2022

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