Statistics

Total number of countries: 245
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 228
Total number of authors: 1668
Total number of books reviewed: 3630
Total number of women authors: 438
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 870

By country:
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Country No. of authors No. of books
Abkhazia 1 2
Afghanistan 3 3
Albania 2 27
Algeria 12 22
Andorra 1 1
Angola 2 2
Antigua 1 1
Argentina 24 70
Armenia 2 2
Assyria 1 1
Aruba 1 1
Australia 23 75
Austria 20 52
Azerbaijan 1 1
Bahamas 1 1
Bahrain 1 1
Bali 1 1
Bangladesh 2 2
Barbados 2 4
Basque 3 3
Belarus 3 3
Belgium 9 22
Belize 1 1
Benin 2 2
Bermuda 1 1
Bhutan 1 1
Bolivia 3 4
Bosnia 5 11
Botswana 1 1
Brazil 30 52
Brittany 2 2
Brunei 1 1
Bulgaria 4 6
Burkina Faso 2 2
Burma 1 1
Burundi 2 2
Cambodia 3 3
Cameroon 5 7
Canada 23 44
Cape Verde 2 2
Catalonia 30 38
Central African Republic 2 2
Chad 1 1
Chicano 3 5
Chile 14 31
China 16 27
Chukotka 1 1
Colombia 11 18
Comoros 2 2
Congo (Democratic Republic) 4 7
Congo (Republic) 3 4
Corsica 1 1
Costa Rica 5 6
Croatia 4 7
Cuba 8 14
Curaçao 2 2
Cyprus 3 3
Czech Republic 17 35
Dagestan 1 3
Denmark 7 9
Djibouti 1 1
Dominica 1 2
Dominican Republic 3 3
East Timor 1 1
Ecuador 4 5
Egypt 11 24
El Salvador 2 2
England 129 538
Equatorial Guinea 1 1
Eritrea 1 1
Estonia 3 8
Ethiopia 2 2
Faroe Islands 1 1
Fiji 1 1
Finland 6 7
France 71 195
Frisia 1 1
Gabon 1 1
Galicia 2 3
Gambia 2 2
Georgia 6 7
Germany 50 115
Ghana 2 2
Goa 1 1
Greece 8 9
Greenland 2 2
Grenada 1 2
Guadeloupe 1 4
Guatemala 4 6
Guernsey 1 1
Guinea 1 2
Guinea-Bissau 2 2
Guyana 3 10
Haiti 2 2
Honduras 1 2
Hungary 13 40
Iceland 16 29
India 20 34
Indonesia 3 7
Inuit 1 1
Iran 6 6
Iraq 3 3
Ireland 37 88
Italy 76 150
Ivory Coast 2 4
Jamaica 2 4
Japan 39 78
Jordan 1 1
Kashmir 1 1
Kashubia 1 1
Kazakhstan 3 3
Kenya 3 9
Kiribati 1 2
Kosovo 1 1
Kurdistan 2 2
Kuwait 1 1
Kyrgyzstan 2 3
Laos 2 2
Latvia 4 6
Lebanon 3 4
Lesotho 1 1
Liberia 1 1
Libya 2 3
Liechtenstein 1 1
Lithuania 3 3
Luxembourg 2 2
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 2 3
Mauritius 2 2
Mexico 47 76
Moldova 2 2
Mongolia 2 2
Montenegro 2 4
Montserrat 1 1
Morocco 5 7
Mozambique 1 3
Namibia 2 2
Nepal 2 2
Netherlands 10 24
New Caledonia 1 1
New Zealand 8 13
Nicaragua 1 1
Niger 2 2
Nigeria 14 26
Niue 1 1
North Korea 1 1
Norway 33 49
Nubia 1 1
Occitania 5 5
Oman 1 1
Ossetia 1 1
Pakistan 4 4
Palestine 8 9
Panama 2 2
Papua New Guinea 3 3
Paraguay 2 3
Peru 13 33
Philippines 3 3
Poland 12 23
Portugal 13 39
Puerto Rico 2 3
Qatar 1 1
Réunion 1 2
Romania 31 40
Russia 55 65
Rwanda 2 2
Sámi 1 1
Samoa 1 1
San Marino 1 1
São Tomé e Príncipe 1 1
Saudi Arabia 3 3
Scotland 21 71
Senegal 4 6
Serbia 5 8
Seychelles 1 1
Sierra Leone 2 2
Singapore 2 2
Slovakia 4 4
Slovenia 8 9
Solomon Islands 2 2
Somalia 3 9
Sorbia 1 1
South Africa 10 32
South Korea 11 14
South Sudan 1 1
Spain 42 129
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 9 15
Switzerland 15 29
Syria 5 6
Tahiti 1 1
Taiwan 3 3
Tajikistan 1 1
Tanzania 1 4
Thailand 1 2
Tibet 1 1
Togo 1 1
Tonga 1 1
Trinidad 4 14
Tunisia 6 7
Turkey 26 36
Turkmenistan 1 1
UAE 2 2
Uganda 3 3
Uighur 1 1
Ukraine 11 15
Uruguay 3 6
USA 172 525
Uzbekistan 3 7
Venezuela 2 2
Vietnam 1 2
Wales 11 20
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 35
Ismail Kadare 24
Neil Gunn 20
Doris Lessing 18
Joyce Carol Oates 18
Henry Williamson 18
William Faulkner 17
Mario Vargas Llosa 17
Don DeLillo 16
James Hanley 16
Geoff Nicholson 16
Jun’ichiro Tanizaki 16
Joseph Conrad 15
Ian McEwan 15
Anthony Powell 15
Jorge Amado 14
Anthony Burgess 14
J M Coetzee 14
Graham Greene 14
Enrique Vila-Matas 14
Lawrence Durrell 13
Thomas Mann 13
Patrick Modiano 13
Amélie Nothomb 13
Dorothy Richardson 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