Statistics

Total number of countries: 243
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 225
Total number of authors: 1274
Total number of books reviewed: 2978
Total number of women authors: 315
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 687

By country:
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Country No/ of authors No. of books
Abkhazia 1 2

Afghanistan 1 1

Albania 1 23

Algeria 11 21

Andorra 1 1

Angola 1 1

Antigua 1 1

Argentina 16 39

Armenia 2 2

Assyria 1 1

Aruba 1 1

Australia 22 74

Austria 16 41

Azerbaijan 1 1

Bahamas 1 1

Bahrain 1 1

Bali 1 1

Bangladesh 2 2

Barbados 2 4

Basque 2 2

Belarus 2 2

Belgium 9 17

Belize 1 1

Benin 2 2

Bermuda 1 1

Bhutan 1 1

Bolivia 3 4

Bosnia 3 6

Botswana 1 1

Brazil 8 27

Brittany 2 2

Brunei 1 1

Bulgaria 4 5

Burkina Faso 1 1

Burma 1 1

Burundi 2 2

Cambodia 3 3

Cameroon 5 7

Canada 21 40

Cape Verde 1 1

Catalonia 4 7

Central African Republic 1 1

Chad 1 1

Chicano 2 4

Chile 11 25

China 9 12

Colombia 6 13

Comoros 2 2

Congo (Democratic Republic) 4 6

Congo (Republic) 2 3

Corsica 1 1

Costa Rica 3 3

Croatia 1 1

Cuba 6 12

Curaçao 2 2

Cyprus 3 3

Czech Republic 12 30

Dagestan 1 2

Denmark 4 5

Djibouti 1 1

Dominica 1 2

Dominican Republic 2 2

East Timor 1 1

Ecuador 2 3

Egypt 7 19

El Salvador 1 1

England 123 510

Equatorial Guinea 1 1

Eritrea 1 1

Estonia 2 7

Ethiopia 2 2

Faroe Islands 1 1

Fiji 1 1

Finland 5 6

France 57 159

Frisia 1 1

Gabon 1 1

Galicia 1 2

Gambia 2 2

Georgia 4 4

Germany 39 97

Ghana 2 2

Goa 1 1

Greece 6 7

Greenland 1 1

Grenada 1 2

Guadeloupe 1 3

Guatemala 2 4

Guernsey 1 1

Guinea 1 2

Guinea-Bissau 1 1

Guyana 3 10

Haiti 2 2

Honduras 1 2

Hungary 10 21

Iceland 16 28

India 18 30

Indonesia 3 7

Inuit 1 1

Iran 3 3

Iraq 1 1

Ireland 29 78

Italy 65 134

Ivory Coast 2 4

Jamaica 2 4

Japan 31 62

Jordan 1 1

Kashmir 1 1

Kashubia 1 1

Kazakhstan 1 1

Kenya 3 8

Kiribati 1 2

Korea 5 6

Kosovo 1 1

Kurdistan 2 2

Kuwait 1 1

Kyrgyzstan 2 3

Laos 2 2

Latvia 2 3

Lebanon 2 3

Lesotho 1 1

Liberia 1 1

Libya 1 1

Lithuania 1 1

Luxembourg 1 1

Macedonia 2 2

Madagascar 1 1

Malawi 1 2

Malaysia 2 3

Maldives 1 1

Mali 3 3

Malta 1 2

Marshall Islands 1 1

Martinique 2 2

Mauritania 1 2

Mauritius 1 1

Mexico 38 58

Moldova 2 2

Mongolia 1 1

Montenegro 1 1

Montserrat 1 1

Morocco 4 6

Mozambique 1 3

Namibia 1 1

Nepal 2 2

Netherlands 8 20

New Caledonia 1 1

New Zealand 8 13

Nicaragua 1 1

Niger 1 1

Nigeria 13 25

Niue 1 1

Norway 5 12

Nubia 1 1

Occitania 4 4

Oman 1 1

Ossetia 1 1

Pakistan 4 4

Palestine 4 5

Panama 1 1

Papua New Guinea 3 3

Paraguay 2 3

Peru 10 27

Philippines 2 2

Poland 6 12

Portugal 10 36

Puerto Rico 2 3

Qatar 1 1

Réunion 1 2

Romania 10 13

Russia 43 71

Rwanda 1 1

Sámi 1 1

Samoa 1 1

San Marino 1 1

São Tomé e Príncipe 1 1

Saudi Arabia 1 1

Scotland 20 61

Senegal 2 4

Serbia 3 4

Seychelles 1 1

Sierra Leone 1 1

Singapore 2 2

Slovakia 2 2

Slovenia 5 6

Solomon Islands 2 2

Somalia 3 9

Sorbia 1 1

South Africa 8 29

South Sudan 1 1

Spain 30 99

Sri Lanka 4 4

St Kitts 1 1

St Lucia 1 1

St Vincent 1 1

Sudan 2 2

Suriname 1 1

Swaziland 1 1

Sweden 7 10

Switzerland 12 25

Syria 1 1

Tahiti 1 1

Tajikistan 1 1

Tanzania 1 3

Thailand 1 2

Tibet 1 1

Togo 1 1

Tonga 1 1

Trinidad 4 14

Tunisia 5 6

Turkey 2 10

Turkmenistan 1 1

UAE 2 2

Uganda 3 3

Ukraine 4 6

Uruguay 1 3

USA 170 511

Uzbekistan 2 2

Venezuela 1 1

Vietnam 1 2

Wales 10 17

Western Sahara 1 1

Yemen 1 1

Zambia 2 2

Zimbabwe 4 6

Authors with most books reviewed (minimum 10):

Author No. of books
Ismail Kadare 22

Neil Gunn 20

Doris Lessing 18

Joyce Carol Oates 18

Henry Williamson 18

William Faulkner 17

James Hanley 16

Geoff Nicholson 16

Jun’ichiro Tanizaki 16

Mario Vargas Llosa 16

Joseph Conrad 15

Don DeLillo 15

Anthony Powell 15

César Aira 14

Jorge Amado 14

Anthony Burgess 14

J M Coetzee 14

Graham Greene 14

Lawrence Durrell 13

Thomas Mann 13

Dorothy Richardson 13

Enrique Vila-Matas 13

Naguib Mahfouz 12

Ian McEwan 12

Vladimir Nabokov 12

Evelyn Waugh 12

Peter Ackroyd 11

Peter Handke 11

José Saramago 11

John Banville 10

Italo Calvino 10

Willa Cather 10

Robert Coover 10

Ford Madox Ford 10

David Ireland 10

Javier Marías 10

Richard Powers 10