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Is Facebook Eroding the Public Agenda? Evidence From Survey and Web-Tracking Data

Overview of attention for article published in International Journal of Public Opinion Research, December 2018
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#8 of 367)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
5 news outlets
twitter
37 tweeters

Citations

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1 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
26 Mendeley
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Title
Is Facebook Eroding the Public Agenda? Evidence From Survey and Web-Tracking Data
Published in
International Journal of Public Opinion Research, December 2018
DOI 10.1093/ijpor/edy025
Authors

Ana S Cardenal, Carol Galais, Silvia Majó-Vázquez

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 26 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 19%
Researcher 4 15%
Lecturer 3 12%
Professor 3 12%
Professor > Associate Professor 2 8%
Other 6 23%
Unknown 3 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 18 69%
Psychology 3 12%
Environmental Science 1 4%
Unknown 4 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 70. 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 18 April 2021.
All research outputs
#367,145
of 17,512,897 outputs
Outputs from International Journal of Public Opinion Research
#8
of 367 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#13,296
of 395,347 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Journal of Public Opinion Research
#1
of 6 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,512,897 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 367 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.3. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its peers.
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