Duotrope: Our Listings by the Numbers for Nonfiction

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4,717

That's the number of current* Nonfiction markets that we list!
They break down as follows:


Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 3,083
Literary Agents: 934
Book Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 386
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 271
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 43

Types

  Interview: 292
  Review: 648
  Article: 1,457
  Essay: 1,989
  Narrative Nonfiction: 1,450
  Book Excerpt: 52
  Nonfiction Collection: 167
  Book: 1,320

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 487
  Semi-Pro: 215
  Token: 41
  Non-paying: 2,565
  Pays royalties: 436

Styles

Open: 3,776
Academic: 1,085
Critical: 643
Experimental: 332
Humorous: 295
Literary: 3,064
Mainstream: 1,765
Minimalist: 22
Personal: 1,148
Quirky: 46
Satirical: 42
Technical: 6

Topics

Open to All/Most: 2,762
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 16
Anthropology: 141
Architecture and Planning: 46
Astronomy/Astrophysics: 14
Business/Finance: 176
Chemistry: 7
Children/Family: 143
Communications: 61
Demography: 9
Earth Sciences: 18
Economics: 126
Education/Pedagogy: 108
Ethics: 48
Film/Television: 241
Folklore/Mythology: 73
Geography: 52
Health/Medicine: 280
History: 953
Humanities: 254
Language/Linguistics: 155
Law/Juridical Science: 74
Life Sciences: 47
Lifestyle: 446
Literature/Books: 1,007
Logic: 6
Mathematics: 23
Memoir: 871
Music: 242
Nature/Environment: 256
Performing Arts: 155
Philosophy: 249
Physics: 8
Place/Regions: 504
Politics/Political Science: 442
Psychology: 181
Religion/Spirituality: 351
Science: 377
Seasons/Holidays: 4
Sexuality/Gender: 364
Social Sciences: 195
Society/Culture: 1,118
Sociology: 165
Sports/Recreation: 152
Style/Beauty: 47
Technology: 118
Travel: 164
Visual Arts: 308
Other: 803
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.

Media

  Audio Publication: 53
  Electronic Publication: 2,794
  Print Publication: 2,397
  Video Publication: 26

Countries

  United States: 3,359
  United Kingdom: 535
  International: 324
  Canada: 220
  Australia: 90
  India: 22
  Ireland: 18
  New Zealand: 16
  Netherlands: 10
  Singapore: 9
  South Africa: 9
  Germany: 8
  France: 7
  Hong Kong: 5
  Denmark: 4
  Iceland: 4
  Israel: 4
  Japan: 4
  Mexico: 4
  Sweden: 4
  Italy: 3
  Nigeria: 3
  Norway: 3
  Romania: 3
  Austria: 2
  Bangladesh: 2
  China: 2
  Croatia: 2
  Hungary: 2
  Indonesia: 2
  Pakistan: 2
  Philippines: 2
  Poland: 2
  Spain: 2
  Algeria: 1
  Argentina: 1
  Belgium: 1
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1
  Bulgaria: 1
  Colombia: 1
  Czech Republic: 1
  Estonia: 1
  Finland: 1
  Ghana: 1
  Greece: 1
  Jamaica: 1
  Kuwait: 1
  Lithuania: 1
  Luxembourg: 1
  Madagascar: 1
  Malawi: 1
  Malaysia: 1
  Nepal: 1
  Nicaragua: 1
  Portugal: 1
  Slovakia: 1
  Slovenia: 1
  South Korea: 1
  Taiwan: 1
  Turkey: 1
  Virgin Islands (U.S.): 1
Note: We only list markets that accept submissions in English.
Also, unless otherwise noted, the markets listed with us accept international submissions.


See our Glossary for more information about our terms & definitions.

Note: Some markets will fall under multiple categories in the lists above.

* These numbers only include active markets; that is, markets that are still actively publishing and/or accepting submissions. We have also listed 12,238 other markets in all categories that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.