South Africa

South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa. Derived from Wikipedia licensed CC-BY-SA.

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


Open Access Percentage

50%


Total
Publications

315k


Total Open
Publications

158k


Total
Citations

6.4m


Open Access
Percentage

50%


Total
Publications

315k


Total Open
Publications

158k


Total
Citations

6.4m

Wikipedia

Download

Embed

Sub-Saharan AfricaAfrica

Breakdown

return ()

Publisher Open

14%

Both

24%

Other Platform Open

12%

Closed

50%

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

02k4k6k8k10k12k14k16k18k20k22k24k26k28k30kTotal Publications
2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021

Open

Closed

Publisher Open

57%OA Journal

OA Journal 57%

69K

Hybrid 22%

26K

No Guarantees 21%

25K

Other Platform Open

Institution 52%

59K

Domain 49%

56K

Public 22%

26K

Preprint 12%

14K

Other Internet 7%

8.1K

Other Platform Locations

Name

Platform Type

Publications

PubMed Central
Domain
55K
Europe PMC
Domain
43K
Semantic Scholar
Public
24K
University of Pretoria - UpSpace Institutional Repository
Institution
13K
Stellenbosch University - SUNScholar
Institution
8.2K
arXiv
Preprint
8K
University of Cape Town - Open University of Cape Town
Institution
3.4K
CiteSeer X
Other Internet
3.4K
DANS - Data Archiving and Networked Services - NARCIS - National Academic Research and Collaborations Information System
Institution
3.1K
University of the Western Cape - UWC Research Repository
Institution
3.1K
1 / 21

Data updated 27 September 2022

Share

Share

Share