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(Almost) Everything in Moderation: New Evidence on Americans' Online Media Diets

Overview of attention for article published in American Journal of Political Science, February 2021
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (95th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (66th percentile)

Mentioned by

twitter
101 tweeters
reddit
2 Redditors

Readers on

mendeley
96 Mendeley
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Title
(Almost) Everything in Moderation: New Evidence on Americans' Online Media Diets
Published in
American Journal of Political Science, February 2021
DOI 10.1111/ajps.12589
Authors

Andrew M. Guess

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 96 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 96 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 30 31%
Researcher 13 14%
Professor 7 7%
Student > Bachelor 7 7%
Student > Master 7 7%
Other 17 18%
Unknown 15 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 50 52%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 6 6%
Arts and Humanities 5 5%
Psychology 4 4%
Computer Science 4 4%
Other 10 10%
Unknown 17 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 59. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 20 January 2022.
All research outputs
#509,276
of 20,118,107 outputs
Outputs from American Journal of Political Science
#145
of 1,413 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#14,846
of 309,346 outputs
Outputs of similar age from American Journal of Political Science
#8
of 21 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,118,107 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,413 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 26.8. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 21 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 66% of its contemporaries.