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Conceptualizing the circular economy: An analysis of 114 definitions

Overview of attention for article published in Resources, Conservation & Recycling, December 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#6 of 1,309)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
4 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
policy
6 policy sources
twitter
59 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

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588 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
2519 Mendeley
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Title
Conceptualizing the circular economy: An analysis of 114 definitions
Published in
Resources, Conservation & Recycling, December 2017
DOI 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.09.005
Authors

Julian Kirchherr, Denise Reike, Marko Hekkert

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 2519 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 684 27%
Student > Ph. D. Student 425 17%
Researcher 266 11%
Student > Bachelor 248 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 133 5%
Other 368 15%
Unknown 395 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Business, Management and Accounting 402 16%
Engineering 386 15%
Environmental Science 385 15%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 168 7%
Social Sciences 147 6%
Other 419 17%
Unknown 612 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 127. 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 05 July 2020.
All research outputs
#155,746
of 15,583,856 outputs
Outputs from Resources, Conservation & Recycling
#6
of 1,309 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,709
of 274,237 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Resources, Conservation & Recycling
#1
of 23 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,583,856 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,309 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 5.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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