2018 journal data

These are the data behind the results reported in our January 2019 editorial

Non-research content by gender of corresponding author(s). Authorship assigned proportionally when there is more than one corresponding author. n=114.

Article type Female Male Total
Comment 6 10 16
News & Views 20.5 19.5 40
Review/Perspective 3.5 13.5 17
Correspondence 7.5 24.5 32
Q&A 0 2 2
Obituary 0.5 3.5 4
Books & Arts 1 2 3
Total 39 75 114

Non-research content by geographical location of corresponding author(s). Authorship assigned proportionally when there is more than one corresponding author. n=114

Country Comment N&V Rev/Persp Corres Q&A Obit B&A Total
USA 5.5 13.5 3.5 7.5 0 2 1 33
UK 1 10 2 0.33 0 1 2 16.33
Denmark 0 1 1.25 0 0 0 0 2.25
Netherlands 1.5 1 1 1.5 0 0 0 5
Canada 1 1 1 6.5 0 1 0 10.5
Switz. 1.5 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.5
Sweden 0 0 1.5 2 0 0 0 3.5
Australia 2.5 1.5 4 5 0 0 0 13
Finland 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
S. Africa 0 2 0 0.5 0 0 0 2.5
Belgium 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Spain 1 1.5 0 1.33 0 0 0 3.83
Norway 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
France 0 1 2 0.5 0 0 0 3.5
China 0 2.5 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
Germany 0 2 0.75 4.83 0 0 0 7.58
Brazil 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Malaysia 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Israel 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Total 16 40 17 32 2 4 3 114

Summary by region:

North America: 43.5; Central & South America: 1; Africa: 2.5; Europe: 49.5. Asia: 4.5; Aus/NZ: 13.

Research content by genderĀ of corresponding author(s). Authorship assigned proportionally when there is more than one corresponding author. Female: 35.33; Male: 158.67; n=194.

Research content by geographical location of corresponding author(s). Authorship assigned proportionally when there is more than one corresponding author. n=194.

USA 56.58
Canada 5.25
Germany 20
Netherlands 4
Denmark 4
Australia 9.5
Israel 2.5
Spain 5
UK 35
Norway 2.58
Sweden 6.08
Switzerland 7
Japan 4.08
China 8.67
Finland 2.5
France 11.5
Saudi Arabia 0.5
Austria 2
Egypt 1
New Zealand 1.25
Hungary 0.5
Portugal 0.5
Argentina 1
Taiwan 1
India 1
Chile 1

Summary by region

North America: 61.83; Central & South America: 2; Africa: 1; Europe 100.67; Asia: 17.75; Aus/NZ: 10.75.

Reviewers used for new manuscripts submitted 1/5/207-30/4/2018. Female: 389; Male: 745; Unassigned: 81. n=1215.

By country:

unknown 10
argentina 3
australia 79
austria 8
belgium 7
brazil 13
canada 63
chile 2
china 15
colombia 1
czech republic 5
denmark 12
estonia 5
ethiopia 1
finland 5
france 58
germany 72
hungary 2
iceland 1
ireland 4
israel 6
italy 7
japan 15
kenya 2
south korea 1
luxembourg 1
netherland 16
nz 6
norway 4
portugal 4
singapore 4
south africa 9
spain 31
sweden 32
switz 48
uk 192
usa 464
uruguay 1
taiwan 3
poland 1
india 1
mexico 1

By region for the 1205 with known location: N America: 527; Europe: 515; Aus/NZ: 85; Asia: 45; C&S America: 21; Africa: 12.

Corresponding authors of submitted new manuscripts 1/5/2017-30/4/2018. n=1582. Gender assigned for 1188. Female: 275; Male: 913.

By geographic location of corresponding author (n=1578):

Argentina 10
Australia 80
Austria 14
Belgium 14
Bolivia 1
Brazil 21
Canada 53
Chile 2
China 160
Colombia 3
Czech Republic 5
Denmark 10
Ecuador 1
Estonia 6
Finland 15
France 64
French Polynesia 1
Gabon 1
Germany 94
Greece 3
Hong Kong 4
Hungary 2
Iceland 1
India 23
Iraq 1
Ireland 1
Israel 19
Italy 17
Japan 81
Korea, Republic Of 6
Malaysia 1
Mexico 9
Nepal 1
Netherlands 19
New Zealand 13
Nigeria 2
Norway 15
Peru 0
Poland 7
Portugal 14
Puerto Rico 1
Qatar 1
Russian Federation 8
Saudi Arabia 2
Senegal 0
Singapore 9
South Africa 5
Spain 38
Sri Lanka 0
Swaziland 1
Sweden 39
Switzerland 52
Taiwan 8
Turkey 1
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 166
United States of America 394
Unknown 58
Viet Nam 0

By region for 1520 with known location. Europe: 605; N America: 447; Asia: 318; Aus/NZ: 93; C&S America: 48; Africa: 9.

Corresponding authors of new manuscripts sent for peer review 1/5/2017-30/4/2018. n=295. Female: 58; Male: 200; Unassigned: 37.