Country Rankings on Winners of Nobel Prize

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United States has the most number of Nobel prize medals awarded

The World Atlas recently published an article on the top countries (2018) with the most number of Nobel prizes the nation has won from 1901 to 2019.

Only 46 countries have received a Nobel prize up to this date. The report shows that the USA has the most number of Nobel prizes with 368.

Completing the top 5 are the UK (132), Germany (107), France (62), and Sweden (30).

Nobel Prize Winners (1901-2019)


Rank CountryNobel Prize
1Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 1United States of America368
2Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 2United Kingdom132
3Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 3Germany107
4Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 4France62
5Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 5Sweden30
6Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 6Japan26
6Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 7Switzerland26
7Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 8Canada23
7Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 9Russia23
8Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 10Austria21
9Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 11Italy20
9Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 12Netherlands20
10Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 13Denmark14
11Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 14Norway13
12Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 15Australia12
12Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 16Israel12
12Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 17Poland12
13Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 18Belgium10
13Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 19India10
13Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 20South Africa10
14Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 21China9
14Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 22Hungary9
15Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 23Spain8
16Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 24Ireland7
17Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 25Argentina5
17Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 26Czech Republic5
18Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 27Egypt4
18Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 28Finland4
18Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 29Romania4
19Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 30Mexico3
19Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 31New Zealand3
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 32Algeria2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 33Belarus2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 34Bosnia and Herzegovina2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 35Chile2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 36Colombia2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 37Greece2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 38Guatemala2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 39Liberia2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 40Luxembourg2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 41Portugal2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 42Saint Lucia2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 43Timor-Leste2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 44Turkey2
20Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 45Ukraine2
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 46Azerbaijan1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 47Bangladesh1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 48Brazil1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 49Bulgaria1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 50Costa Rica1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 51Croatia1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 52Cyprus1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 53Faroe Islands1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 54Ghana1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 55Hong Kong1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 56Iceland1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 57Iran1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 58Kenya1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 59Latvia1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 60Lithuania1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 61Morocco1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 62Myanmar1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 63Nigeria1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 64North Macedonia1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 65Pakistan1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 66Palestine1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 67Peru1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 68Slovenia1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 69South Korea1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 70Taiwan1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 71Tibet1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 72Trinidad and Tobago1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 73Venezuela1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 74Vietnam1
21Country Rankings on Nobel Prize Winners 75Yemen1

 

Source: World Atlas and Nobel Media AB
Full report: Nobel Prize Winners (1901-2019)