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Characteristics of 21,953 Web of Science records retrieved by [TS = (China) and (TS = environment or Subject = “Environmental Sciences”)] on 29 Apr. 2011.

 
Country No. Institution No. Journal No. Broad subject No. %‡
China 16,143† Chinese Acad. Sci. 5944 Atmos. Environ. 747 Natural and applied sciences
USA 4523 Peking Univ. 903 J. Environ. Sci. (China) 472 Environmental sciences 10,914 50%
EU-27 3353 Nanjing Univ. 604 Chemosphere 413 Earth sciences 5,866 27%
Japan 1355 Beijing Normal Univ. 562 Environ . Sci. Technol. 413 Engineering 3,752 17%
England 964 Tsinghua Univ. 546 Energy Policy 400 Medicine 2,771 13%
Canada 902 Zhejiang Univ. 447 Environ. Geol. 373 Biology 2,730 12%
Australia 854 China Univ. Geosci. 429 Sci. Total Environ. 348 Water resources 2,548 12%
Germany 766 Lanzhou Univ. 406 Chin. Geo. Sci. 338 Agriculture 1,804 8%
South Korea 420 Univ. Hong Kong 360 Environ. Monit. Assess. 318 Ecology 1,560 7%
France 365 Hong Kong Polytech. Univ. 325 Environ. Pollut. 293 Chemistry 998 5%
The Netherlands 303 Acad. Sinica 295 Chin. Sci. Bull. 273 Social sciences & humanities
India 239 China Agric. Univ. 295 J. Hazard. Mat. 273 Economics and business 884 4%
Sweden 211 Fudan Univ. 257 Sci. China Ser. D Earth Sci. 222 Other social science/humanities 1,306 6%
Switzerland 200 City Univ. Hong Kong 248 Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 221
Italy 197 E China Normal Univ. 224 J. Arid Environ. 208
Norway 184 Chinese Univ. Hong Kong 210 Mar. Pollut. Bull. 194
Singapore 156 Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ. 200 Water Air Soil Pollut. 188
Spain 139 Tongji Univ. 199 J. Environ. Manage. 182
Thailand 132 Chinese Acad. Agric. Sci. 193 Acta Petrologica Sinica 174
Russia 128 Sun Yat Sen Univ. 191 Biomed. Environ. Sci. 165
10,304 (47% of 21,953) records included only authors with Chinese addresses, and 5810 (26%) records had no authors with Chinese address.
Percentages add up to >100% as many records are classified into more than one category in the database.