The Nobel Prize is awarded in six different categories – Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Medicine, Literature and Peace – and these charts will give you a good idea about countries that have won the most awards in a particular category.

The charts on Nobel prize winners  by country are used from Flickr (available under CC Attribution). You may also refer to this page on the official Nobel Prize site for a list of all Nobel Laureates sorted by the prize category and the year.

All Nobel Prize Winners by Country

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Nobel Peace Prize Winners by Country

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Nobel Prize Winners in Literature by Country

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Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry by Country

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Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences by Country

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Nobel Prize Winners in Medicine by Country

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Nobel Prize Winners in Physics by Country

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All Nobel Prize Winners by Gender

A total of 40 women have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901 and 2009.

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