Statistics

Total number of countries: 245
Total number of countries with at least one book reviewed: 228
Total number of authors: 1478
Total number of books reviewed: 3339
Total number of women authors: 381
Total number of books reviewed, by women: 791

By country:
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Country No/ of authors No. of books
Abkhazia 1 2
Afghanistan 3 3
Albania 2 25
Algeria 11 21
Andorra 1 1
Angola 2 2
Antigua 1 1
Argentina 23 68
Armenia 2 2
Assyria 1 1
Aruba 1 1
Australia 23 75
Austria 18 45
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 19
Belize 1 1
Benin 2 2
Bermuda 1 1
Bhutan 1 1
Bolivia 3 4
Bosnia 3 7
Botswana 1 1
Brazil 28 49
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 23 27
Central African Republic 1 1
Chad 1 1
Chicano 2 4
Chile 13 30
China 12 22
Chukotka 1 1
Colombia 9 16
Comoros 2 2
Congo (Democratic Republic) 4 7
Congo (Republic) 2 3
Corsica 1 1
Costa Rica 5 6
Croatia 3 5
Cuba 7 13
Curaçao 2 2
Cyprus 3 3
Czech Republic 13 31
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 127 525
Equatorial Guinea 1 1
Eritrea 1 1
Estonia 3 8
Ethiopia 2 2
Faroe Islands 1 1
Fiji 1 1
Finland 5 6
France 62 182
Frisia 1 1
Gabon 1 1
Galicia 1 2
Gambia 2 2
Georgia 5 5
Germany 41 101
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 12 31
Iceland 16 28
India 20 34
Indonesia 3 7
Inuit 1 1
Iran 5 5
Iraq 2 2
Ireland 32 83
Italy 72 145
Ivory Coast 2 4
Jamaica 2 4
Japan 34 67
Jordan 1 1
Kashmir 1 1
Kashubia 1 1
Kazakhstan 3 3
Kenya 3 8
Kiribati 1 2
Kosovo 1 1
Kurdistan 2 2
Kuwait 1 1
Kyrgyzstan 2 3
Laos 2 2
Latvia 3 5
Lebanon 2 3
Lesotho 1 1
Liberia 1 1
Libya 1 1
Liechtenstein 1 1
Lithuania 2 2
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 1 2
Mauritius 1 1
Mexico 44 67
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 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 9 18
Nubia 1 1
Occitania 4 4
Oman 1 1
Ossetia 1 1
Pakistan 4 4
Palestine 5 6
Panama 2 2
Papua New Guinea 3 3
Paraguay 2 3
Peru 12 32
Philippines 3 3
Poland 10 21
Portugal 11 37
Puerto Rico 2 3
Qatar 1 1
Réunion 1 2
Romania 11 19
Russia 48 81
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 69
Senegal 3 5
Serbia 4 7
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 Korea 9 12
South Sudan 1 1
Spain 39 119
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 4 5
Tahiti 1 1
Taiwan 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 23 32
Turkmenistan 1 1
UAE 2 2
Uganda 3 3
Ukraine 5 7
Uruguay 1 4
USA 172 517
Uzbekistan 2 5
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 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
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
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
Amélie Nothomb 10