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Table 2 List of countries and their share of publications on FGM/C

From: Bibliometric analysis of literature on female genital mutilation: (1930 – 2015)

Country Frequency N = 1035 Country Frequency N = 1035 Country Frequency N = 1035 Country Frequency N = 1035
USA 162 (15.65) South Africa 14 (1.35) Cuba 2 (0.19) Colombia 1 (0.10)
UK 116 (11.21) Netherlands 12 (1.16) Djibouti 2 (0.19) Fiji 1 (0.10)
Nigeria 52 (5.02) Ethiopia 10 (0.97) India 2 (0.19) Finland 1 (0.10)
Egypt 36 (3.48) Kenya 9 (0.87) Iran 2 (0.19) Hungary 1 (0.10)
Australia 30 (2.90) Denmark 8 (0.77) Japan 2 (0.19) Jordan 1 (0.10)
Sweden 30 (2.90) Israel 8 (0.77) Mali 2 (0.19) Kiribati 1 (0.10)
Switzerland 30 (2.90) Senegal 6 (0.58) Oman 2 (0.19) Kuwait 1 (0.10)
Italy 28 (2.71) Burkina Faso 5 (0.48) Qatar 2 (0.19) Malawi 1 (0.10)
Germany 27 (2.61) Gambia 4 (0.39) Tanzania 2 (0.19) New Zealand 1 (0.10)
Canada 26 (2.51) Ghana 4 (0.39) Uganda 2 (0.19) Pakistan 1 (0.10)
France 21 (2.03) Ireland 4 (0.39) UAE 2 (0.19) Poland 1 (0.10)
Spain 19 (1.84) Malaysia 4 (0.39) Austria 1 (0.10) Portugal 1 (0.10)
Norway 17 (1.64) Greece 3 (0.29) Bangladesh 1 (0.10) Sierra Leone 1 (0.10)
Sudan 17 (1.64) Iraq 3 (0.29) Bulgaria 1 (0.10) Slovenia 1 (0.10)
Belgium 16 (1.64) Tunisia 3 (0.29) Cambodia 1 (0.10) Swaziland 1 (0.10)
KSA 15 (1.45) Botswana 2 (0.19) China 1 (0.10) Thailand 1 (0.10)
       Venezuela 1 (0.10)
  1. Abbreviations: FGM/C female genital mutilation/cutting, USA United States of America, UK United Kingdome, UAE United Arab Emirates, KSA Kingdom of Saudi Arabia