Statistics

Total number of countries: 243
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 225
Total number of authors: 1416
Total number of books reviewed: 3226
Total number of women authors: 358
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 757

By country:
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Country No/ of authors No. of books
Abkhazia 1 2
Afghanistan 2 2
Albania 2 25
Algeria 11 21
Andorra 1 1
Angola 2 2
Antigua 1 1
Argentina 21 58
Armenia 2 2
Assyria 1 1
Aruba 1 1
Australia 23 75
Austria 17 44
Azerbaijan 1 1
Bahamas 1 1
Bahrain 1 1
Bali 1 1
Bangladesh 2 2
Barbados 2 4
Basque 3 3
Belarus 2 2
Belgium 9 17
Belize 1 1
Benin 2 2
Bermuda 1 1
Bhutan 1 1
Bolivia 3 4
Bosnia 3 7
Botswana 1 1
Brazil 8 29
Brittany 2 2
Brunei 1 1
Bulgaria 4 5
Burkina Faso 2 2
Burma 1 1
Burundi 2 2
Cambodia 3 3
Cameroon 5 7
Canada 23 44
Cape Verde 2 2
Catalonia 22 26
Central African Republic 1 1
Chad 1 1
Chicano 2 4
Chile 13 27
China 12 22
Colombia 8 15
Comoros 2 2
Congo (Democratic Republic) 4 6
Congo (Republic) 2 3
Corsica 1 1
Costa Rica 4 4
Croatia 3 5
Cuba 7 13
Curaçao 2 2
Cyprus 3 3
Czech Republic 12 30
Dagestan 1 2
Denmark 5 7
Djibouti 1 1
Dominica 1 2
Dominican Republic 3 3
East Timor 1 1
Ecuador 4 5
Egypt 7 19
El Salvador 1 1
England 127 523
Equatorial Guinea 1 1
Eritrea 1 1
Estonia 2 7
Ethiopia 2 2
Faroe Islands 1 1
Fiji 1 1
Finland 5 6
France 61 173
Frisia 1 1
Gabon 1 1
Galicia 1 2
Gambia 2 2
Georgia 4 4
Germany 41 101
Ghana 2 2
Goa 1 1
Greece 7 8
Greenland 2 2
Grenada 1 2
Guadeloupe 1 3
Guatemala 4 6
Guernsey 1 1
Guinea 1 2
Guinea-Bissau 1 1
Guyana 3 10
Haiti 2 2
Honduras 1 2
Hungary 10 25
Iceland 16 28
India 20 34
Indonesia 3 7
Inuit 1 1
Iran 5 5
Iraq 2 2
Ireland 31 80
Italy 71 143
Ivory Coast 2 4
Jamaica 2 4
Japan 34 67
Jordan 1 1
Kashmir 1 1
Kashubia 1 1
Kazakhstan 2 2
Kenya 3 8
Kiribati 1 2
Korea 7 9
Kosovo 1 1
Kurdistan 2 2
Kuwait 1 1
Kyrgyzstan 2 3
Laos 2 2
Latvia 3 4
Lebanon 2 3
Lesotho 1 1
Liberia 1 1
Libya 1 1
Lithuania 2 2
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 43 65
Moldova 2 2
Mongolia 2 2
Montenegro 2 4
Montserrat 1 1
Morocco 4 6
Mozambique 1 3
Namibia 1 1
Nepal 2 2
Netherlands 9 22
New Caledonia 1 1
New Zealand 8 13
Nicaragua 1 1
Niger 1 1
Nigeria 14 26
Niue 1 1
Norway 9 18
Nubia 1 1
Occitania 4 4
Oman 1 1
Ossetia 1 1
Pakistan 4 4
Palestine 4 5
Panama 2 2
Papua New Guinea 3 3
Paraguay 2 3
Peru 12 31
Philippines 3 3
Poland 8 16
Portugal 10 36
Puerto Rico 2 3
Qatar 1 1
Réunion 1 2
Romania 10 16
Russia 47 80
Rwanda 2 2
Sámi 1 1
Samoa 1 1
San Marino 1 1
São Tomé e Príncipe 1 1
Saudi Arabia 1 1
Scotland 20 68
Senegal 3 5
Serbia 4 6
Seychelles 1 1
Sierra Leone 2 2
Singapore 2 2
Slovakia 3 3
Slovenia 5 6
Solomon Islands 2 2
Somalia 3 9
Sorbia 1 1
South Africa 8 29
South Sudan 1 1
Spain 35 108
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 8 12
Switzerland 13 27
Syria 3 3
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 21 30
Turkmenistan 1 1
UAE 2 2
Uganda 3 3
Ukraine 5 7
Uruguay 1 4
USA 172 517
Uzbekistan 2 4
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
César Aira 28
Ismail Kadare 22
Neil Gunn 20
Doris Lessing 18
Joyce Carol Oates 18
Henry Williamson 18
William Faulkner 17
Mario Vargas Llosa 17
James Hanley 16
Geoff Nicholson 16
Jun’ichiro Tanizaki 16
Joseph Conrad 15
Don DeLillo 15
Ian McEwan 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
Enrique Vila-Matas 13
Naguib Mahfouz 12
Vladimir Nabokov 12
Richard Powers 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