Worldwide number of nuclear tests from 1945 to 2019

Number of nuclear tests worldwide from 1945 to 2019, by country

Worldwide number of nuclear tests from 1945 to 2019 This statistic shows the number of nuclear tests carried out by countries worldwide from 1945 until February 2019. A total of 1,030 nuclear tests have been performed by the United States since 1945.
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Number of nuclear tests worldwide from 1945 to 2019, by country

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Number of nuclear tests
United States1,030
USSR / Russia715
France210
China45
United Kingdom45
North Korea6
India3
Pakistan2
Number of nuclear tests
United States1,030
USSR / Russia715
France210
China45
United Kingdom45
North Korea6
India3
Pakistan2
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This statistic shows the number of nuclear tests carried out by countries worldwide from 1945 until February 2019. A total of 1,030 nuclear tests have been performed by the United States since 1945.
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Release date
February 2019
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
1945 - February 2019
Supplementary notes
Most nuclear powers have not performed a nuclear test in decades. Only North Korea has tested in the 21st century.
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