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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

5,028

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


Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 3,226
Literary Agents: 1,065
Book Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 423
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 266
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 47

Types

  Interview: 315
  Review: 691
  Article: 1,463
  Essay: 2,107
  Narrative Nonfiction: 1,647
  Book Excerpt: 45
  Nonfiction Collection: 195
  Book: 1,478

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 569
  Semi-Pro: 184
  Token: 31
  Non-paying: 2,652
  Pays royalties: 485

Styles

Open: 4,134
Academic: 1,062
Critical: 729
Experimental: 343
Humorous: 304
Literary: 3,319
Mainstream: 2,151
Minimalist: 15
Personal: 1,287
Quirky: 47
Satirical: 40
Technical: 6

Topics

Open to All/Most: 3,025
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 26
Anthropology: 146
Architecture and Planning: 45
Astronomy/Astrophysics: 14
Business/Finance: 191
Chemistry: 7
Children/Family: 151
Communications: 60
Demography: 8
Earth Sciences: 20
Economics: 126
Education/Pedagogy: 118
Ethics: 48
Film/Television: 244
Folklore/Mythology: 78
Geography: 50
Health/Medicine: 321
History: 1,027
Humanities: 247
Language/Linguistics: 154
Law/Juridical Science: 80
Life Sciences: 52
Lifestyle: 496
Literature/Books: 1,049
Logic: 7
Mathematics: 23
Memoir: 931
Music: 248
Nature/Environment: 290
Performing Arts: 148
Philosophy: 265
Physics: 11
Place/Regions: 499
Politics/Political Science: 453
Psychology: 189
Religion/Spirituality: 394
Science: 408
Seasons/Holidays: 7
Sexuality/Gender: 401
Social Sciences: 194
Society/Culture: 1,231
Sociology: 165
Sports/Recreation: 165
Style/Beauty: 48
Technology: 126
Travel: 194
Visual Arts: 316
Other: 1,035
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.

Media

  Audio Publication: 60
  Electronic Publication: 3,026
  Print Publication: 2,365
  Video Publication: 18

Countries

  United States: 3,575
  United Kingdom: 601
  International: 326
  Canada: 227
  Australia: 95
  India: 31
  Ireland: 27
  New Zealand: 12
  Netherlands: 10
  Germany: 9
  Nigeria: 9
  South Africa: 7
  France: 6
  Israel: 5
  Japan: 5
  Pakistan: 5
  Singapore: 5
  Denmark: 4
  Hong Kong: 4
  Norway: 4
  Austria: 3
  China: 3
  Indonesia: 3
  Sweden: 3
  Bangladesh: 2
  Belgium: 2
  Croatia: 2
  Hungary: 2
  Iceland: 2
  Iran: 2
  Italy: 2
  Mexico: 2
  Philippines: 2
  Poland: 2
  Romania: 2
  Spain: 2
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1
  Colombia: 1
  Cyprus: 1
  Estonia: 1
  Finland: 1
  Ghana: 1
  Greece: 1
  Kuwait: 1
  Lithuania: 1
  Madagascar: 1
  Malaysia: 1
  Nepal: 1
  Portugal: 1
  Slovakia: 1
  Slovenia: 1
  South Korea: 1
  Taiwan: 1
  Turkey: 1
  United Arab Emirates: 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 14,910 other markets in all categories that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.