Statistics

Total number of countries: 245
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 228
Total number of authors: 1574
Total number of books reviewed: 3472
Total number of women authors: 412
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 830

By country:
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Country No. of authors No. of books
Abkhazia 1 2
Afghanistan 3 3
Albania 2 26
Algeria 11 21
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 19 50
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 20
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 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 28 34
Central African Republic 1 1
Chad 1 1
Chicano 3 5
Chile 13 30
China 13 24
Chukotka 1 1
Colombia 10 17
Comoros 2 2
Congo (Democratic Republic) 4 7
Congo (Republic) 2 3
Corsica 1 1
Costa Rica 5 6
Croatia 4 6
Cuba 7 13
Curaçao 2 2
Cyprus 3 3
Czech Republic 16 34
Dagestan 1 2
Denmark 6 8
Djibouti 1 1
Dominica 1 2
Dominican Republic 3 3
East Timor 1 1
Ecuador 4 5
Egypt 11 23
El Salvador 2 2
England 128 529
Equatorial Guinea 1 1
Eritrea 1 1
Estonia 3 8
Ethiopia 2 2
Faroe Islands 1 1
Fiji 1 1
Finland 6 7
France 68 190
Frisia 1 1
Gabon 1 1
Galicia 1 2
Gambia 2 2
Georgia 6 6
Germany 47 108
Ghana 2 2
Goa 1 1
Greece 8 9
Greenland 2 2
Grenada 1 2
Guadeloupe 1 3
Guatemala 4 6
Guernsey 1 1
Guinea 1 2
Guinea-Bissau 2 2
Guyana 3 10
Haiti 2 2
Honduras 1 2
Hungary 13 35
Iceland 16 29
India 20 34
Indonesia 3 7
Inuit 1 1
Iran 6 6
Iraq 2 2
Ireland 33 84
Italy 75 149
Ivory Coast 2 4
Jamaica 2 4
Japan 37 73
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 2 3
Lesotho 1 1
Liberia 1 1
Libya 1 1
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 1 1
Mexico 46 69
Moldova 2 2
Mongolia 2 2
Montenegro 2 4
Montserrat 1 1
Morocco 5 7
Mozambique 1 3
Namibia 1 1
Nepal 2 2
Netherlands 10 23
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 11 23
Nubia 1 1
Occitania 5 5
Oman 1 1
Ossetia 1 1
Pakistan 4 4
Palestine 7 8
Panama 2 2
Papua New Guinea 3 3
Paraguay 2 3
Peru 13 33
Philippines 3 3
Poland 12 23
Portugal 11 37
Puerto Rico 2 3
Qatar 1 1
Réunion 1 2
Romania 30 39
Russia 51 86
Rwanda 2 2
Sámi 1 1
Samoa 1 1
San Marino 1 1
São Tomé e Príncipe 1 1
Saudi Arabia 2 2
Scotland 20 69
Senegal 3 5
Serbia 5 8
Seychelles 1 1
Sierra Leone 2 2
Singapore 2 2
Slovakia 3 3
Slovenia 7 8
Solomon Islands 2 2
Somalia 3 9
Sorbia 1 1
South Africa 8 30
South Korea 10 13
South Sudan 1 1
Spain 40 123
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 14
Switzerland 14 28
Syria 5 6
Tahiti 1 1
Taiwan 2 2
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 24 33
Turkmenistan 1 1
UAE 2 2
Uganda 3 3
Ukraine 7 9
Uruguay 1 4
USA 172 520
Uzbekistan 2 6
Venezuela 1 1
Vietnam 1 2
Wales 10 19
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 23
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
Dorothy Richardson 13
Naguib Mahfouz 12
Patrick Modiano 12
Vladimir Nabokov 12
Richard Powers 12
Evelyn Waugh 12
Peter Ackroyd 11
Peter Handke 11
Amélie Nothomb 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