Statistics (Sociology)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q4 of 2021 (from 1 October to 31 December), last updated on 09 December 2021. The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 Ethnic and Racial Studies 49
2 Social Indicators Research 46
3 Sociology of Health & Illness 38
4 Information, Communication & Society 36
5 Contemporary Sociology 35
6 Human Ecology 34
7 Social Science Quarterly 28
8 Critical Sociology 28
9 Sport in Society 27
10 Current Sociology 25

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 American Sociological Review 898
2 American Journal of Sociology 716
3 Annual Review of Sociology 532
4 Social Forces 404
5 Information, Communication & Society 361
6 Sociology 325
7 Ethnic and Racial Studies 318
8 Journal of Marriage and Family 286
9 Social Indicators Research 263
10 European Sociological Review 263

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Information, Communication & Society 73
2 Annals of Tourism Research 67
3 Media, Culture & Society 48
4 Social Indicators Research 42
5 Sociology 36
6 British Journal of Sociology 31
7 Social Forces 30
8 Journal of Marriage and Family 30
9 Annual Review of Sociology 27
10 Ethnic and Racial Studies 26

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Sociological Review @TheSocReview 61721
2 Sociology @sociologyjnl 31585
3 Social Problems @socprobsjournal 13989
4 Gender & Society @Gend_Soc 13944
5 Du Bois Review @DuBoisReview 10756
6 Current Sociology @CurrentSociolog 9815
7 Sociological Science @SociologicalSci 9075
8 Law & Society Review @law_soc 8719
9 Sociological Research Online @SocresOnline 8604
10 American Sociological Review @asr_journal 8437

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)

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