Statistics (Communication)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q3 of 2021 (from 1 July to 30 September), last updated on 19 September 2021. The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 New Media & Society 61
2 Health Communication 60
3 International Journal of Mobile Communications 44
4 Digital Journalism 42
5 Information, Communication & Society 41
6 Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 38
7 Convergence 33
8 Profesional de la Informacion 31
9 Journalism Practice 30
10 Telecommunications Policy 28

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 New Media & Society 848
2 Journal of Communication 745
3 Information, Communication & Society 513
4 Journalism 467
5 Journalism Studies 451
6 Digital Journalism 438
7 Public Opinion Quarterly 407
8 Communication Research 386
9 Journalism Practice 350
10 Health Communication 347

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 New Media & Society 99
2 Journalism 99
3 Information, Communication & Society 81
4 Digital Journalism 72
5 Journalism Studies 66
6 Health Communication 60
7 Social Media + Society 54
8 Journalism Practice 49
9 Political Communication 46
10 Media, Culture & Society 45

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly @aejmc 13414
2 Profesional de la Informacion @revista_epi 10504
3 Social Media + Society @SocialMedia_Soc 10285
4 Comunicar @Rev_Comunicar 7983
5 Digital Journalism @djeditorialteam 3227
6 Information, Communication & Society @icsjournal 3183
7 Mass Communication and Society @AEJMC_MCS 3136
8 Research on Language & Social Interaction @rolsi_journal 2980
9 Journalism Practice @JournPractice 2795
10 Journalism Studies @journstudies 2751

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Journal of Applied Communication Research @JAppliedCommRes + 115 % 127 (+ 68)
2 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 32 % 1118 (+ 268)
3 Media Psychology @MediaPsychMEP + 21 % 812 (+ 143)
4 Journalism Practice @JournPractice + 15 % 2795 (+ 357)
5 Journal of Language and Social Psychology @jlangsocpsych + 15 % 55 (+ 7)
6 Journal of Media Psychology @JMP_Hogrefe + 14 % 559 (+ 68)
7 Journal of Communication @Journal_Of_Comm + 13 % 1864 (+ 216)
8 Communications @commejcr + 12 % 365 (+ 39)
9 Journal of Information Technology & Politics @JITP_APSA + 10 % 1373 (+ 127)
10 Asian Journal of Communication @AsianJComm + 10 % 287 (+ 26)

Highest Ranked Journals without Twitter Accounts

Journal Rank
Communication Monographs # 1
New Media & Society # 2
Communication Methods & Measures # 4
Journal of Public Relations Research # 8
International Journal of Press/Politics # 9
Journal of Advertising # 10
Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication # 12
Communication Research # 13
International Journal of Advertising # 14
Information Society # 15