Nobel Numbers by Nationality


Of the 853 individuals who have won a Nobel prize, 121 are claimed by the UK.

This compares to the USA’s 345, France’s 65 and Germany’s 104.

About a quarter of the prize-winners claimed by the UK and US were born elsewhere.

Source: Professor Colin Blakemore, The Times, 8 October 2014
Blueprint brief – 8th October 2014