Statistics for Female Nobel Laureates

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Answer Stats

YearCategoryAnswer% Correct
1903PhysicsMarie Curie
95%
1911ChemistryMarie Curie
95%
1909LiteratureSelma Lagerlöf
63%
2003LiteratureElfriede Jelinek
58%
1938LiteraturePearl S. Buck
58%
2007LiteratureDoris Lessing
53%
2004MedicineLinda B. Buck
53%
1993LiteratureToni Morrison
53%
2013LiteratureAlice Munro
47%
1991LiteratureNadine Gordimer
47%
2009LiteratureHerta Muller
42%
1979PeaceMother Teresa
42%
1966LiteratureNelly Sachs
42%
1928LiteratureSigrid Undset
42%
2014PeaceMalala Yousafszai
37%
1945LiteratureGabriela Mistral
32%
1905PeaceBetrtha von Suttner
26%
1926LiteratureGrazia Deledda
26%
2018LiteratureOlga Tokarczuk
26%
1982PeaceAlva Myrdal
21%
1935ChemistryIrene Joliot-Curie
21%
2015LiteratureSvetlana Alexievich
21%
1996LiteratureWisłava Szymborska
21%
2011PeaceEllen Johnson Sirleaf
16%
1931PeaceJane Addams
16%
2020LiteratureLouise Glück
16%
2021PeaceMaria Ressa
16%
2009ChemistryAda E. Yonath
11%
2020PhysicsAndrea Ghez
11%
1976PeaceBetty Williams
11%
2018PhysicsDonna Strickland
11%
1964ChemistryDorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin
11%
2009EconomicsElinor Ostrom
11%
2020ChemistryEmmanuelle Charpentier
11%
2019EconomicsEsther Duflo
11%
1947MedicineGetty Theresa Cori
11%
2020ChemistryJennifer Doudna
11%
1997PeaceJody Williams
11%
1967PeaceMairead Corrigan
11%
1992PeaceRigoberta Menchu
11%
2004PeaceWangari Maathai
11%
1991PeaceAung San Suu Kyi
5%
2009MedicineCarol W. Greider
5%
1995MedicineChristiane Nusslein-Vollhard
5%
2009MedicineElizabeth Blackburn
5%
2011PeaceLeymah Gbowee
5%
2018PeaceNadia Murad
5%
1986MedicineRita Levi-Montalcini
5%
1977MedicineRossalyn Sussman Yalow
5%
2003PeaceShirin Ebadi
5%
2011PeaceTawakel Karman
5%
2015MedicineTu Youyou
5%
1983MedicineBarbara McClintock
0%
1946PeaceEmily Greene Balch
0%
2018ChemistryFrances Arnold
0%
2008MedicineFrancoise Barre-Sinoussi
0%
1988MedicineGertrude B. Elion
0%
1963PhysicsMaria Goeppert-Mayer
0%
2014MedicineMay-Britt Moser
0%

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