Statistics (Area Studies)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q4 of 2021. The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 South Asia 7
2 Journal of Southern African Studies 5
3 Middle East Policy 5
4 East Asian Science, Technology & Society 5
5 Journal of Contemporary China 5
6 Journal of Asian and African Studies 5
7 London Journal 4
8 Journal of Eastern African Studies 4
9 British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies 4
10 Nationalities Papers 4

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 China Quarterly 55
2 Journal of Contemporary China 29
3 Journal of Eastern African Studies 25
4 Latin American Perspectives 18
5 Journal of Contemporary Asia 17
6 Europe-Asia Studies 16
7 Israel Affairs 13
8 Latin American Research Review 13
9 Journal of Contemporary European Studies 12
10 Nationalities Papers 12

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Journal of Palestine Studies @PalStudies 39787
2 China Quarterly @chinaquarterly 19416
3 African Affairs @AfrAfJournal 12051
4 Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies @APPSPolicyForum 8361
5 Review of African Political Economy @ROAPEjournal 7310
6 Latin American Research Review @LARRLASA 6936
7 Africa @AfricaIai 5826
8 Middle East Policy @MidEastPolicy 5380
9 Journal of Asian Studies @jas_tw 4860
10 Journal of Latin American Studies @JLAScamb 4015

Largest Monthly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Social Dynamics @_SocDynamics + 44 % 23 (+ 7)
2 Slavic Review @slavicreview + 13 % 718 (+ 81)
3 Journal of Contemporary European Studies @JournalCES + 6 % 346 (+ 19)
4 Pacific Review @ReviewPacific + 4 % 1092 (+ 37)
5 Europe-Asia Studies @EurAsiaStudies + 3 % 3802 (+ 121)
6 Mediterranean Politics @Medit_Politics + 3 % 1163 (+ 36)
7 Contemporary Southeast Asia @contemporarySA + 3 % 1553 (+ 43)
8 African Studies Review @ASRJournal + 2 % 2712 (+ 54)
9 Journal of Asian Studies @jas_tw + 2 % 4860 (+ 78)
10 South Asia @southasiajsas + 2 % 3870 (+ 76)

Highest Ranked Journals without Twitter Accounts

Journal Rank
China Journal # 1
Journal of Contemporary China # 2
Journal of Contemporary Asia # 3
Eurasian Geography and Economics # 9
Journal of Asian Public Policy # 13
Asia Pacific Viewpoint # 15
China Perspectives # 16
British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies # 19
Economic Development and Cultural Change # 19
Turkish Studies # 22