Statistics (Political Science)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q1 of 2022 (from 1 January to 31 March). The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 Perspectives on Politics 101
2 International Affairs 98
3 Marine Policy 92
4 Political Geography 49
5 Dissent 49
6 Globalizations 47
7 Party Politics 41
8 Political Science Quarterly 37
9 Europe-Asia Studies 33
10 Politics and Governance 33

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Political Science Review 1629
2 American Journal of Political Science 1621
3 Journal of Politics 1136
4 Comparative Political Studies 740
5 International Organization 711
6 British Journal of Political Science 603
7 Journal of European Public Policy 583
8 Journal of Peace Research 561
9 Political Research Quarterly 538
10 International Studies Quarterly 531

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 American Political Science Review 149
2 British Journal of Political Science 127
3 Political Geography 118
4 Journal of Politics 103
5 West European Politics 102
6 Journal of European Public Policy 99
7 Political Behavior 90
8 Comparative Political Studies 90
9 European Journal of Political Research 90
10 Political Communication 78

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Foreign Affairs @ForeignAffairs 830795
2 New Republic @newrepublic 178455
3 Nation @The_Nation 97938
4 Dissent @DissentMag 84059
5 Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists @BulletinAtomic 66332
6 New Left Review @NewLeftReview 64492
7 Politica y Gobierno @PolGob 27241
8 European Journal of International Law @ejiltalk 23554
9 Monthly Review @monthly_review 22616
10 International Affairs @IAJournal_CH 21643

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Osteuropa @ZOsteuropa + 38 % 2456 (+ 682)
2 Democratization @democ_journal + 28 % 1290 (+ 279)
3 Comparative Political Studies @cps_journal + 26 % 2784 (+ 578)
4 Common Market Law Review @CMLRev + 25 % 1357 (+ 275)
5 Communist and Post-Communist Studies @cpcs_journal + 22 % 883 (+ 157)
6 American Political Science Review @apsrjournal + 20 % 11633 (+ 1978)
7 Swiss Political Science Review @SPSR_RSSP + 20 % 482 (+ 80)
8 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 20 % 1567 (+ 259)
9 Political Theory @PoliticalTheory + 17 % 1711 (+ 254)
10 Journal of Political Ideologies @JPolIdeologies + 17 % 710 (+ 104)