Statistics (Political Science)

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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 Marine Policy 106
2 Perspectives on Politics 106
3 Emerging Markets Finance and Trade 52
4 Political Geography 50
5 JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies 45
6 Politics and Governance 43
7 International Affairs 39
8 Social Science Quarterly 36
9 Democratization 34
10 Public Administration 34

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Political Science Review 1466
2 American Journal of Political Science 1434
3 Journal of Politics 988
4 International Organization 734
5 Comparative Political Studies 646
6 Journal of European Public Policy 620
7 British Journal of Political Science 553
8 International Studies Quarterly 529
9 European Journal of Political Research 521
10 Annual Review of Political Science 498

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Political Geography 119
2 Geopolitics 100
3 Journal of European Public Policy 98
4 American Political Science Review 95
5 Review of International Political Economy 88
6 West European Politics 85
7 British Journal of Political Science 85
8 Journal of Politics 78
9 Comparative Political Studies 75
10 American Journal of Political Science 73

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Foreign Affairs @ForeignAffairs 819668
2 New Republic @newrepublic 177948
3 Nation @The_Nation 96694
4 Dissent @DissentMag 82930
5 New Left Review @NewLeftReview 62805
6 Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists @BulletinAtomic 61643
7 Politica y Gobierno @PolGob 27266
8 European Journal of International Law @ejiltalk 22749
9 Monthly Review @monthly_review 21729
10 International Affairs @IAJournal_CH 19527

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Swiss Political Science Review @SPSR_RSSP + 35 % 402 (+ 104)
2 Journal of International Relations and Development @JIRD_jour + 27 % 1079 (+ 232)
3 Cooperation and Conflict @CoCo_journal + 26 % 403 (+ 84)
4 Journal of Human Rights @JofHumanRights + 22 % 554 (+ 100)
5 Political Theory @PoliticalTheory + 19 % 1457 (+ 228)
6 Philippine Political Science Journal @PPSJournal + 18 % 224 (+ 34)
7 American Political Science Review @apsrjournal + 18 % 9655 (+ 1465)
8 Mediterranean Politics @Medit_Politics + 17 % 1313 (+ 186)
9 Comparative Political Studies @cps_journal + 17 % 2206 (+ 314)
10 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 17 % 1308 (+ 190)