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Duotrope: Our Listings by the Numbers for Nonfiction

Show data for: All Listings | Fiction Listings | Poetry Listings | Nonfiction Listings | Visual Art Listings

5,063

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


Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 3,209
Literary Agents: 1,084
Book Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 456
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 269
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 45

Types

  Interview: 313
  Review: 721
  Article: 1,439
  Essay: 2,172
  Narrative Nonfiction: 1,696
  Book Excerpt: 46
  Nonfiction Collection: 211
  Book: 1,529

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 631
  Semi-Pro: 191
  Token: 30
  Non-paying: 2,583
  Pays royalties: 519

Styles

Open: 4,222
Academic: 1,037
Critical: 775
Experimental: 307
Humorous: 298
Literary: 3,400
Mainstream: 2,195
Minimalist: 14
Personal: 1,249
Quirky: 38
Satirical: 40
Technical: 7

Topics

Open to All/Most: 3,062
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 22
Anthropology: 147
Architecture and Planning: 50
Astronomy/Astrophysics: 11
Business/Finance: 206
Chemistry: 7
Children/Family: 136
Communications: 60
Demography: 9
Earth Sciences: 19
Economics: 128
Education/Pedagogy: 118
Ethics: 49
Film/Television: 241
Folklore/Mythology: 73
Geography: 51
Health/Medicine: 315
History: 1,022
Humanities: 241
Language/Linguistics: 149
Law/Juridical Science: 78
Life Sciences: 49
Lifestyle: 491
Literature/Books: 1,083
Logic: 6
Mathematics: 24
Memoir: 938
Music: 247
Nature/Environment: 314
Performing Arts: 147
Philosophy: 262
Physics: 9
Place/Regions: 497
Politics/Political Science: 470
Psychology: 187
Religion/Spirituality: 402
Science: 415
Seasons/Holidays: 11
Sexuality/Gender: 393
Social Sciences: 193
Society/Culture: 1,231
Sociology: 158
Sports/Recreation: 182
Style/Beauty: 43
Technology: 127
Travel: 195
Visual Arts: 330
Other: 1,104
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.

Media

  Audio Publication: 55
  Electronic Publication: 3,073
  Print Publication: 2,393
  Video Publication: 14

Countries

  United States: 3,594
  United Kingdom: 591
  International: 321
  Canada: 234
  Australia: 108
  India: 41
  Ireland: 27
  New Zealand: 15
  Nigeria: 12
  Netherlands: 10
  Germany: 8
  Israel: 8
  South Africa: 7
  France: 6
  Singapore: 5
  Japan: 4
  Norway: 4
  Pakistan: 4
  Philippines: 4
  Austria: 3
  Croatia: 3
  Hong Kong: 3
  Hungary: 3
  Indonesia: 3
  Sweden: 3
  China: 2
  Denmark: 2
  Italy: 2
  Poland: 2
  Portugal: 2
  Romania: 2
  Spain: 2
  Switzerland: 2
  Türkiye: 2
  Ukraine: 2
  Argentina: 1
  Bangladesh: 1
  Belgium: 1
  Colombia: 1
  Czech Republic: 1
  Estonia: 1
  Finland: 1
  Ghana: 1
  Greece: 1
  Iceland: 1
  Kuwait: 1
  Lithuania: 1
  Malaysia: 1
  Mexico: 1
  Nepal: 1
  Slovakia: 1
  Slovenia: 1
  South Korea: 1
  Taiwan: 1
  United Arab Emirates: 1
Note: We only list publishers and agents that accept submissions in English.
Also, unless otherwise noted, the projects listed with us accept international submissions.


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

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

* These numbers only include active publishers and agents (i.e., still actively publishing and/or accepting submissions). We have also listed 17,246 other projects in all categories that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.