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Gender in the gig economy: Men and women using digital platforms to secure work in Australia

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Sociology, December 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#17 of 590)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (95th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (69th percentile)

Mentioned by

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86 tweeters

Citations

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9 Dimensions

Readers on

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73 Mendeley
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Title
Gender in the gig economy: Men and women using digital platforms to secure work in Australia
Published in
Journal of Sociology, December 2019
DOI 10.1177/1440783319894060
Authors

Brendan Churchill, Lyn Craig

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 73 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 73 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 27%
Student > Master 15 21%
Student > Bachelor 6 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 5 7%
Professor > Associate Professor 5 7%
Other 15 21%
Unknown 7 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 26 36%
Business, Management and Accounting 14 19%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 6 8%
Engineering 4 5%
Computer Science 4 5%
Other 7 10%
Unknown 12 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 51. 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 15 January 2021.
All research outputs
#503,996
of 17,449,565 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Sociology
#17
of 590 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#17,944
of 398,379 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Sociology
#4
of 13 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,449,565 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 590 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.
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 398,379 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 95% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 13 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 69% of its contemporaries.