Instituto Nacional de Salud PublicaHealth


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Mission: To contribute to social equity and to the full realization of the right to health protection through the generation and dissemination of knowledge, the training of human resources of excellence and innovation in multidisciplinary research for the development of evidence-based public policies.

Vision: The National Institute of Public Health is the reference research and teaching center in Mexico and has a high impact in Latin America. It is a leader in the comprehensive training of the public health workforce and in the generation of benchmark knowledge required for the formulation, organization, and conduct of public health policies.


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Research percentile


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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 Health sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject area

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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAOECDMexico
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 753rd140th242nd684th32nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 756th31st145th679th4th
Environmental Science 595th72nd158th507th8th
Medicine 670th33rd120th620th4th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 755th62nd151st657th12th
Psychology 631st32nd90th593rd4th
Social Sciences 677th63rd126th597th10th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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.

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