ResearchGate Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

Here are a few of the most interesting ResearchGate statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

ResearchGate Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these ResearchGate stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

ResearchGate Facts

ResearchGate Statistics

How many people use ResearchGate?

17 million users

Last updated 5/6/20

Number of ResearchGate employees:

200 employees

Last updated 2/11/20

Number of ResearchGate publications:

100 million

Last updated 2/11/20

Number of countries ResearchGate is available in:

193 countries

Last updated 2/11/20

Largest professional discipline represented by ResearchGate users:


Last updated 3/6/18

Number of connections made on ResearchGate:

140 million

Last updated 10/17/18

Number of Nobel Prize winners that use ResearchGate:


Last updated 10/17/18

What is ResearchGate?

ResearchGate is the professional network for scientists and researchers. (source)