Statistics

Total number of countries: 242
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 224
Total number of authors: 1209
Total number of books reviewed: 2853
Total number of women authors: 293
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 651

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

Afghanistan 1 1

Albania 1 23

Algeria 10 17

Andorra 1 1

Angola 1 1

Antigua 1 1

Argentina 12 28

Armenia 2 2

Assyria 1 1

Aruba 1 1

Australia 22 74

Austria 15 38

Azerbaijan 1 1

Bahamas 1 1

Bahrain 1 1

Bali 1 1

Bangladesh 2 2

Barbados 1 3

Basque 2 2

Belarus 1 1

Belgium 8 15

Belize 1 1

Benin 2 2

Bermuda 1 1

Bhutan 1 1

Bolivia 3 4

Bosnia 2 5

Botswana 1 1

Brazil 7 26

Brittany 2 2

Brunei 1 1

Bulgaria 2 3

Burkina Faso 1 1

Burma 1 1

Burundi 2 2

Cambodia 3 3

Cameroon 4 6

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 11 29

Dagestan 1 1

Denmark 3 4

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 121 506

Equatorial Guinea 1 1

Eritrea 1 1

Estonia 2 5

Ethiopia 2 2

Faroe Islands 1 1

Fiji 1 1

Finland 5 6

France 54 144

Frisia 1 1

Gabon 1 1

Galicia 1 2

Gambia 2 2

Georgia 4 4

Germany 37 94

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 9 19

Iceland 16 28

India 18 30

Indonesia 3 7

Inuit 1 1

Iran 3 3

Iraq 1 1

Ireland 28 72

Italy 63 130

Ivory Coast 2 4

Jamaica 2 4

Japan 29 56

Jordan 1 1

Kashmir 1 1

Kashubia 1 1

Kazakhstan 1 1

Kenya 3 8

Kiribati 1 2

Korea 4 5

Kosovo 1 1

Kurdistan 2 2

Kuwait 1 1

Kyrgyzstan 2 3

Laos 2 2

Latvia 1 2

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 26 44

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 4 11

Nubia 1 1

Occitania 4 4

Oman 1 1

Ossetia 1 1

Pakistan 4 4

Palestine 2 3

Panama 1 1

Papua New Guinea 3 3

Paraguay 2 3

Peru 10 27

Philippines 2 2

Poland 6 12

Portugal 9 32

Puerto Rico 2 2

Qatar 1 1

Réunion 1 2

Romania 9 11

Russia 41 68

Rwanda 1 1

Sámi 1 1

Samoa 1 1

San Marino 1 1

São Tomé e Príncipe 1 1

Saudi Arabia 1 1

Scotland 18 59

Senegal 2 4

Serbia 2 3

Seychelles 1 1

Sierra Leone 1 1

Singapore 2 2

Slovakia 2 2

Slovenia 2 3

Solomon Islands 2 2

Somalia 3 9

Sorbia 1 1

South Africa 8 29

South Sudan 1 1

Spain 30 97

Sri Lanka 3 3

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 11 21

Syria 1 1

Tahiti 1 1

Tajikistan 1 1

Tanzania 1 2

Thailand 1 2

Tibet 1 1

Togo 1 1

Tonga 1 1

Trinidad 4 14

Tunisia 5 6

Turkey 1 9

Turkmenistan 1 1

UAE 2 2

Uganda 3 3

Ukraine 3 5

Uruguay 1 3

USA 166 502

Uzbekistan 2 2

Venezuela 1 1

Vietnam 1 2

Wales 9 15

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

Mario Vargas Llosa 16

Joseph Conrad 15

Don DeLillo 15

Anthony Powell 15

Jorge Amado 14

Anthony Burgess 14

J M Coetzee 14

Graham Greene 14

Lawrence Durrell 13

Thomas Mann 13

Dorothy Richardson 13

Jun’ichiro Tanizaki 13

Naguib Mahfouz 12

Ian McEwan 12

Vladimir Nabokov 12

Enrique Vila-Matas 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

Richard Powers 10