Statistics (Sociology)

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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 Contemporary Sociology 68
2 Ethnic and Racial Studies 56
3 Information, Communication & Society 56
4 Sport in Society 50
5 Social Indicators Research 49
6 Sociology of Health & Illness 43
7 Social Forces 41
8 Critical Sociology 39
9 Social Science Quarterly 36
10 Human Ecology 34

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Sociological Review 1189
2 American Journal of Sociology 958
3 Annual Review of Sociology 688
4 Social Forces 530
5 Information, Communication & Society 479
6 Ethnic and Racial Studies 425
7 Journal of Marriage and Family 387
8 Sociology 381
9 European Sociological Review 356
10 Social Indicators Research 318

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Information, Communication & Society 96
2 Annals of Tourism Research 76
3 Media, Culture & Society 54
4 Social Indicators Research 45
5 Ethnic and Racial Studies 43
6 Sociology 41
7 Journal of Marriage and Family 41
8 Social Forces 39
9 Annual Review of Sociology 39
10 Nations and Nationalism 37

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Sociological Review @TheSocReview 61969
2 Sociology @sociologyjnl 31757
3 Social Problems @socprobsjournal 14110
4 Gender & Society @Gend_Soc 13987
5 Du Bois Review @DuBoisReview 10786
6 Current Sociology @CurrentSociolog 9932
7 Sociological Science @SociologicalSci 9112
8 Law & Society Review @law_soc 8771
9 Sociological Research Online @SocresOnline 8655
10 American Sociological Review @asr_journal 8580

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Poetics @Poetics_Journal + 38 % 361 (+ 99)
2 Social Science Research @SSReditorial + 33 % 170 (+ 42)
3 Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism @ScandinavianOf + 31 % 34 (+ 8)
4 Sociological Quarterly @socquarterly + 27 % 1088 (+ 233)
5 Language in Society @Language_In_Soc + 25 % 803 (+ 163)
6 Economy and Society @EconSocJournal + 23 % 1580 (+ 299)
7 Journal of Consumer Culture @ConsumerCul + 22 % 764 (+ 137)
8 Sexualities @Sexualities1 + 17 % 294 (+ 42)
9 Sociological Methodology @SocMethod + 16 % 453 (+ 64)
10 Berliner Journal für Soziologie @BerlinerJournal + 14 % 1784 (+ 215)