Where are Kyoto Prize laureates from?

North America:44 / Europe:40 / Japan:20 / Asia:1 / Africa:1 / Oceania:0 / South America:0

U.S.A. / Japan / U.K. / France / Germany / Russia / Switzerland / Austria / Canada / Italy / Poland / Hungary / India / Netherlands / South Africa / Sweden

Advanced Technology / Basic Science / Arts and Philosophy

Categories / Fields

Advanced Technology:37 / Basic Sciences:35 / Arts and Philosophy:33

  • North America:44
  • Europe:40
  • Japan:20
  • Asia:1
  • Africa:1
  • Oceania:0
  • South America:0
  • U.S.A.
  • Japan
  • U.K.
  • France
  • Germany
  • Russia / Switzerland
  • Austria / Canada / Italy / Poland / Hungary
  • Hungary / India / Netherlands / South Africa / Sweden

Advanced Technology / Basic Science / Arts and Philosophy

Categories / Fields

U.S.A. / Japan / U.K. / France / Germany / Russia / Switzerland / Austria / Canada / Italy / Poland / Hungary / India / Netherlands / South Africa / Sweden

U.S.A.:42 / Japan:20 / U.K.:12 / France:8 / Germany:5 / Russia:3 / Switzerland:3 / Austria:2 / Canada:2 / Italy:2 / Poland:2 / Hungary:1 / India:1 / Netherlands:1 / South Africa:1 / Sweden:1

Advanced Technology:37 / Basic Sciences:35 / Arts and Philosophy:33

※The laureates of dual nationalities are counted by each nation. ※The Special Commemorative Kyoto Prize (1985) given to the Nobel Foundation (Sweden) is included.

How old are the laureates at the time of the award?

70-79 yrs old:34 / 60-69 yrs old:28 / 80 yrs old-:24 / -59 yrs old:16

Youngest:48yrs old Shinya Yamanaka (Medical Scientist)  / Oldest:90yrs old Karl Raimund Popper (Philosopher) Fukumi Shimura (Dyeing and Weaving Artist) / Average:71yrs old

70-79 yrs old:34 / 60-69 yrs old:28 / 80 yrs old-:24 / -59 yrs old:16

Youngest / Oldest / Average

  • 48yrs old Shinya Yamanaka (Medical Scientist)
  • 90yrs old Karl Raimund Popper (Philosopher) Fukumi Shimura (Dyeing and Weaving Artist)
  • 71yrs old

What is the most common birth month among the laureates?

Jan:15 / Feb:6 / Mar:11 / Apr:8 / May:11 / Jun:5 / Jul:6 / Aug:7 / Sep:10 / Oct:12 / Nov:6 / Dec:5

Jan:15 / Feb:6 / Mar:11 / Apr:8 / May:11 / Jun:5 / Jul:6 / Aug:7 / Sep:10 / Oct:12 / Nov:6 / Dec:5

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