Czech Geological SurveyGovernment

Czech Republic

SCImago Media LogoCzech Republic in SCImago Media Rankings

Leave a comment or share on

Foundation: 1919

Mission: Geological mapping and regional research within the territory of the Czech Republic Basic and applied research in geological hazards, mineral resources, rock environments and environmental protection Administration of the State Geological Service in accordance with Act No. 62/1988 Coll. (on geological work) Gathering, compilation and interpretation of data on the geological composition, mineral resources and geohazards on the territory of the CR Provision of geoscientific information and expert advice to support decision-making on issues of state and public interest International cooperation and foreign development aid Education in geosciences and environmental protection

Vision: Through innovative research and the use of the most up-to-date technology, the Czech Geological Survey will continue to provide the Czech State with the geoscientific information needed to make crucial policy decisions about energy, water and other critical resources, natural hazards and sustainable development, while working to maintain its position as a leading research institution in the field of Earth sciences.


Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Government sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldEastern EuropeEU-27OECDCzech Republic
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3878th283rd942nd2126th29th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1089th49th327th693rd3rd
Environmental Science 2944th216th825th1677th17th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

Embedding this widget into your website

Width: pxHeight: px

Just copy the code and paste it within your HTML code