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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
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#6 of 644)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
7 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
89 tweeters

Citations

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27 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
154 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 154 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 154 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 25 16%
Student > Bachelor 17 11%
Student > Master 15 10%
Researcher 11 7%
Unspecified 11 7%
Other 36 23%
Unknown 39 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 42 27%
Business, Management and Accounting 20 13%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 12 8%
Unspecified 12 8%
Psychology 6 4%
Other 17 11%
Unknown 45 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 113. 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 13 March 2022.
All research outputs
#284,602
of 21,675,460 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Sociology
#6
of 644 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#8,627
of 430,476 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Sociology
#1
of 13 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,675,460 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 644 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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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 done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.