Statistics (Communication)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q4 of 2021, last updated on 01 January 2022. The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 61
2 Health Communication 58
3 Information, Communication & Society 56
4 New Media & Society 50
5 Feminist Media Studies 47
6 Journalism Practice 43
7 Continuum 40
8 Media International Australia 33
9 Media & Communication 32
10 Telecommunications Policy 29

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 Journal of Communication 752
2 New Media & Society 738
3 Information, Communication & Society 479
4 Journalism 475
5 Digital Journalism 439
6 Journalism Studies 431
7 Communication Research 418
8 Public Relations Review 407
9 Public Opinion Quarterly 404
10 Political Communication 360

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 New Media & Society 116
2 Journalism 115
3 Digital Journalism 107
4 Health Communication 97
5 Information, Communication & Society 96
6 International Journal of Advertising 79
7 Social Media + Society 66
8 Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 65
9 Journalism Studies 65
10 Communication Research 61

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Social Media + Society @SocialMedia_Soc 10617
2 Profesional de la Informacion @revista_epi 10605
3 Comunicar @Rev_Comunicar 8190
4 Digital Journalism @djeditorialteam 3638
5 Information, Communication & Society @icsjournal 3331
6 Journalism Practice @JournPractice 3256
7 Mass Communication and Society @AEJMC_MCS 3223
8 Journalism Studies @journstudies 3136
9 Research on Language & Social Interaction @rolsi_journal 3105
10 Public Understanding of Science @SciPublic 2876

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Journal of Language and Social Psychology @jlangsocpsych + 87 % 103 (+ 48)
2 Journal of Applied Communication Research @JAppliedCommRes + 40 % 178 (+ 51)
3 Asian Journal of Communication @AsianJComm + 24 % 356 (+ 69)
4 Journal of Media Psychology @JMP_Hogrefe + 20 % 670 (+ 111)
5 Media Psychology @MediaPsychMEP + 19 % 970 (+ 158)
6 IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication @IEEEProComm + 17 % 176 (+ 26)
7 Journal of Communication @Journal_Of_Comm + 17 % 2181 (+ 317)
8 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 17 % 1308 (+ 190)
9 Personal Relationships @JoPerRel + 16 % 285 (+ 40)
10 Journalism Practice @JournPractice + 14 % 3200 (+ 405)