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Table 4 Top ten institutions in publishing articles on water – related diseases (1980–2015)

From: Drinking and recreational water-related diseases: a bibliometric analysis (1980–2015)

Ranka Institution Country Frequency (%)
N = 2267
TC h-index
1st United States Environmental Protection Agency USA 84 (3.71) 3076 28
2nd Centers for Disease Control and Prevention USA 82 (3.62) 2695 28
3rd The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill USA 38 (1.68) 1288 18
4th UC Berkeley USA 33 (1.46) 2969 20
5th Columbia University Medical Center USA 23 (1.01) 982 14
6th Harvard School of Public Health USA 20 (0.88) 878 13
7th Organisation Mondiale de la Sante WHO 19 (0.84) 512 11
7th London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine UK 19 (0.84) 267 9
9th Umweltbundesamt, Germany Germany 17 (0.75) 552 9
10th Kaohsiung Medical University Taiwan 15 (0.66) 645 11
  1. TC total citations
  2. h-index:Hirsh index
  3. aInstitutes having similar number of publications were given the same ranking number, and then a gap is left in the ranking numbers