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# Country As %
1 US 53%
2 SE 6%
2 GB 6%
4 CH 3%
4 DE 3%
4 FI 3%
Unknown 25%
Tweeter demographics
Type Count As %
Members of the public 18 56%
Scientists 11 34%
Science communicators (journalists, bloggers, editors) 3 9%
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Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth Sciences 6 46%
Environmental Sciences 4 30%
Biological Sciences 2 15%
Mathematics 1 7%
Readers by professional status Count As %
Ph.D. Student 7 53%
Student (Master) 2 15%
Researcher (at an Academic Institution) 2 15%
Lecturer 1 7%
Post Doc 1 7%
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