Topics Right to enjoy the benefits of science

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Accords individuals the right to enjoy the benefits of scientific progress, or obligates the state to promote scientific advancement for the benefit of society.


Rights and Duties

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution provide for a right to enjoy the benefits of scientific progress?