Statistics (Political Science)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q3 of 2022 (from 1 July to 30 September). The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 Marine Policy 96
2 Perspectives on Politics 87
3 Emerging Markets Finance and Trade 65
4 JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies 52
5 Political Geography 46
6 International Affairs 44
7 Nationalities Papers 40
8 Armed Forces & Society 39
9 Journal of Conflict Resolution 38
10 International Studies Quarterly 38

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Political Science Review 467
2 American Journal of Political Science 428
3 International Organization 347
4 International Studies Quarterly 278
5 Political Geography 236
6 Journal of Politics 216
7 PS: Political Science & Politics 199
8 Comparative Political Studies 194
9 Political Psychology 171
10 Journal of Conflict Resolution 168

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Political Geography 78
2 American Political Science Review 68
3 PS: Political Science & Politics 61
4 British Journal of Political Science 58
5 Journal of European Public Policy 55
6 Political Behavior 53
7 Journal of Chinese Political Science 45
8 Review of International Political Economy 44
9 International Studies Quarterly 40
10 Political Psychology 38

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Foreign Affairs @ForeignAffairs 860346
2 New Republic @newrepublic 179815
3 Nation @The_Nation 106202
4 Dissent @DissentMag 86638
5 Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists @BulletinAtomic 70734
6 New Left Review @NewLeftReview 68967
7 Politica y Gobierno @PolGob 27243
8 European Journal of International Law @ejiltalk 26079
9 International Affairs @IAJournal_CH 25222
10 Monthly Review @monthly_review 23866

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Journal of Chinese Political Science @jcpsjournal + 175 % 88 (+ 56)
2 Studies in Comparative International Development @SCID__journal + 30 % 103 (+ 24)
3 Cooperation and Conflict @CoCo_journal + 28 % 811 (+ 179)
4 Policy Studies Journal @PSJ_Editor + 26 % 4100 (+ 856)
5 Socio-Economic Review @SASE_Meeting + 17 % 3717 (+ 550)
6 Review of Policy Research @RPR_Journal + 16 % 1719 (+ 236)
7 International Journal of Public Opinion Research @IJPOR_Journal + 16 % 271 (+ 37)
8 Pacific Review @ReviewPacific + 14 % 1718 (+ 211)
9 European Political Science @EPSJournal + 14 % 1704 (+ 206)
10 Common Market Law Review @CMLRev + 14 % 1809 (+ 216)

Highest Ranked Journals without Twitter Accounts

Journal Rank
Annual Review of Political Science # 1
Policy and Society # 2
Review of International Organizations # 5
East European Politics # 7
Emerging Markets Finance and Trade # 7
Politics, Religion & Ideology # 12
Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs # 15
Public Opinion Quarterly # 16
Post-Soviet Affairs # 18
International Journal of Press/Politics # 19