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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

4,951

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


Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 3,147
Literary Agents: 1,072
Book Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 421
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 265
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 46

Types

  Interview: 305
  Review: 670
  Article: 1,455
  Essay: 2,038
  Narrative Nonfiction: 1,571
  Book Excerpt: 49
  Nonfiction Collection: 187
  Book: 1,479

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 529
  Semi-Pro: 183
  Token: 30
  Non-paying: 2,617
  Pays royalties: 473

Styles

Open: 4,035
Academic: 1,074
Critical: 706
Experimental: 327
Humorous: 313
Literary: 3,219
Mainstream: 2,119
Minimalist: 18
Personal: 1,260
Quirky: 50
Satirical: 43
Technical: 6

Topics

Open to All/Most: 2,941
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 23
Anthropology: 146
Architecture and Planning: 46
Astronomy/Astrophysics: 14
Business/Finance: 193
Chemistry: 7
Children/Family: 148
Communications: 59
Demography: 8
Earth Sciences: 17
Economics: 123
Education/Pedagogy: 115
Ethics: 48
Film/Television: 244
Folklore/Mythology: 78
Geography: 51
Health/Medicine: 324
History: 1,028
Humanities: 253
Language/Linguistics: 156
Law/Juridical Science: 79
Life Sciences: 50
Lifestyle: 492
Literature/Books: 1,039
Logic: 6
Mathematics: 23
Memoir: 928
Music: 247
Nature/Environment: 281
Performing Arts: 150
Philosophy: 264
Physics: 10
Place/Regions: 486
Politics/Political Science: 458
Psychology: 193
Religion/Spirituality: 393
Science: 400
Seasons/Holidays: 7
Sexuality/Gender: 397
Social Sciences: 198
Society/Culture: 1,213
Sociology: 166
Sports/Recreation: 167
Style/Beauty: 47
Technology: 119
Travel: 192
Visual Arts: 309
Other: 969
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.

Media

  Audio Publication: 57
  Electronic Publication: 2,929
  Print Publication: 2,364
  Video Publication: 22

Countries

  United States: 3,525
  United Kingdom: 583
  International: 325
  Canada: 232
  Australia: 94
  India: 29
  Ireland: 22
  New Zealand: 15
  Germany: 10
  Netherlands: 10
  South Africa: 7
  Nigeria: 6
  Hong Kong: 5
  Singapore: 5
  Denmark: 4
  France: 4
  Israel: 4
  Japan: 4
  Norway: 4
  Austria: 3
  China: 3
  Indonesia: 3
  Mexico: 3
  Pakistan: 3
  Poland: 3
  Sweden: 3
  Bangladesh: 2
  Belgium: 2
  Croatia: 2
  Hungary: 2
  Iran: 2
  Italy: 2
  Philippines: 2
  Romania: 2
  Spain: 2
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1
  Colombia: 1
  Cyprus: 1
  Estonia: 1
  Finland: 1
  Ghana: 1
  Greece: 1
  Iceland: 1
  Kuwait: 1
  Lithuania: 1
  Madagascar: 1
  Malaysia: 1
  Nepal: 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 14,262 other markets in all categories that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.