Statistics (Sociology)

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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 Social Science Quarterly 70
2 Ethnic and Racial Studies 54
3 Social Indicators Research 46
4 Information, Communication & Society 41
5 Social Problems 40
6 Contemporary Sociology 35
7 International Journal of Intercultural Relations 33
8 Sociology of Health & Illness 32
9 Social Forces 32
10 Work, Employment and Society 31

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Sociological Review 1243
2 American Journal of Sociology 1045
3 Annual Review of Sociology 719
4 Social Forces 574
5 Information, Communication & Society 513
6 Journal of Marriage and Family 417
7 Ethnic and Racial Studies 399
8 European Sociological Review 376
9 Journal of Health and Social Behavior 369
10 Gender & Society 366

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Information, Communication & Society 81
2 Annals of Tourism Research 65
3 Journal of Marriage and Family 55
4 Work, Employment and Society 46
5 Media, Culture & Society 45
6 Social Indicators Research 35
7 Social Science Quarterly 33
8 American Sociological Review 33
9 Ethnic and Racial Studies 29
10 European Sociological Review 26

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Sociological Review @TheSocReview 60465
2 Sociology @sociologyjnl 30652
3 Gender & Society @Gend_Soc 13548
4 Social Problems @socprobsjournal 12770
5 Du Bois Review @DuBoisReview 10705
6 Current Sociology @CurrentSociolog 9092
7 Sociological Science @SociologicalSci 8917
8 Sociological Research Online @SocresOnline 8257
9 Law & Society Review @law_soc 8229
10 American Sociological Review @asr_journal 7885

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Social Science Research @SSReditorial + 91 % 128 (+ 61)
2 European Societies @euro_societies + 64 % 2499 (+ 972)
3 Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism @ScandinavianOf + 53 % 26 (+ 9)
4 Poetics @Poetics_Journal + 45 % 262 (+ 81)
5 Language in Society @Language_In_Soc + 32 % 640 (+ 155)
6 Sociological Quarterly @socquarterly + 26 % 855 (+ 175)
7 Comparative Studies in Society and History @CSSHJournal + 25 % 318 (+ 64)
8 Social Problems @socprobsjournal + 19 % 12770 (+ 2031)
9 Economy and Society @EconSocJournal + 19 % 1281 (+ 200)
10 Innovation @InnoEuJnl + 18 % 392 (+ 61)

Highest Ranked Journals without Twitter Accounts

Journal Rank
Annual Review of Sociology # 3
Sociological Methods & Research # 4
Work and Occupations # 9
American Journal of Sociology # 10
International Review for the Sociology of Sport # 19
Cornell Hospitality Quarterly # 22
Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies # 24
Social Networks # 27
Population and Development Review # 28
Agriculture and Human Values # 29