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Table 2 Top 20 most productive countries in HRQoL research

From: Research trends and hotspots of health-related quality of life: a bibliometric analysis from 2000 to 2019

Country TA (%) SA (%) CA (%) SA/CA
USA 7628(30.37) 4945(64.83) 2683(35.17) 1.84
UK 3114(12.4) 1257(40.37) 1857(59.63) 0.68
Germany 2315(9.22) 1258(54.34) 1057(45.66) 1.19
Canada 2019(8.04) 893(44.23) 1126(55.77) 0.79
Netherlands 1911(7.61) 1133(59.29) 778(40.71) 1.46
Sweden 1541(6.13) 864(56.07) 677(43.93) 1.28
Spain 1537(6.12) 911(59.27) 626(40.73) 1.46
Australia 1380(5.49) 636(46.09) 744(53.91) 0.85
China 1242(4.94) 812(65.38) 430(34.62) 1.89
Italy 1148(4.57) 568(49.48) 580(50.52) 0.98
France 1006(4) 390(38.77) 616(61.23) 0.63
Japan 858(3.42) 643(74.94) 215(25.06) 2.99
Brazil 845(3.36) 556(65.8) 289(34.2) 1.92
Norway 701(2.79) 398(56.78) 303(43.94) 1.31
Switzerland 590(2.35) 131(22.2) 459(77.8) 0.29
South Korea 582(2.32) 447(76.8) 135(23.2) 3.31
Denmark 572(2.28) 230(40.21) 342(59.79) 0.67
Finland 559(2.23) 408(72.99) 151(27.01) 2.70
Belgium 479(1.91) 79(16.49) 400(83.51) 0.20
Turkey 470(1.87) 391(83.19) 79(16.81) 4.95
  1. TA (%): the number of articles published by each country (percentage of all articles); SA (%): the number of single-country articles (percentage of TA); CA (%): the number of internationally-collaborative articles (percentage of TA)