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Introduction to special issue about election reporting: Why journalism (still) matters

Overview of attention for article published in Journalism, May 2019
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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 (92nd percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (88th percentile)

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Title
Introduction to special issue about election reporting: Why journalism (still) matters
Published in
Journalism, May 2019
DOI 10.1177/1464884919845454
Authors

Stephen Cushion, Daniel Jackson

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 28. 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 23 May 2019.
All research outputs
#544,904
of 12,986,263 outputs
Outputs from Journalism
#62
of 856 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#13,787
of 178,207 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journalism
#3
of 27 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,986,263 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 95th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 856 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.8. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 178,207 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 27 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 88% of its contemporaries.