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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

4,916

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


Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 3,137
Literary Agents: 1,058
Book Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 407
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 270
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 44

Types

  Interview: 300
  Review: 673
  Article: 1,450
  Essay: 2,033
  Narrative Nonfiction: 1,553
  Book Excerpt: 47
  Nonfiction Collection: 186
  Book: 1,453

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 527
  Semi-Pro: 182
  Token: 34
  Non-paying: 2,621
  Pays royalties: 459

Styles

Open: 4,002
Academic: 1,073
Critical: 703
Experimental: 325
Humorous: 315
Literary: 3,191
Mainstream: 2,085
Minimalist: 19
Personal: 1,248
Quirky: 52
Satirical: 39
Technical: 6

Topics

Open to All/Most: 2,911
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 21
Anthropology: 142
Architecture and Planning: 46
Astronomy/Astrophysics: 13
Business/Finance: 188
Chemistry: 7
Children/Family: 148
Communications: 59
Demography: 8
Earth Sciences: 16
Economics: 123
Education/Pedagogy: 111
Ethics: 46
Film/Television: 242
Folklore/Mythology: 75
Geography: 49
Health/Medicine: 322
History: 1,014
Humanities: 245
Language/Linguistics: 157
Law/Juridical Science: 77
Life Sciences: 47
Lifestyle: 489
Literature/Books: 1,041
Logic: 6
Mathematics: 24
Memoir: 916
Music: 240
Nature/Environment: 279
Performing Arts: 149
Philosophy: 262
Physics: 8
Place/Regions: 491
Politics/Political Science: 455
Psychology: 191
Religion/Spirituality: 389
Science: 394
Seasons/Holidays: 7
Sexuality/Gender: 395
Social Sciences: 191
Society/Culture: 1,196
Sociology: 163
Sports/Recreation: 168
Style/Beauty: 45
Technology: 115
Travel: 182
Visual Arts: 303
Other: 942
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.

Media

  Audio Publication: 56
  Electronic Publication: 2,893
  Print Publication: 2,359
  Video Publication: 22

Countries

  United States: 3,497
  United Kingdom: 576
  International: 319
  Canada: 230
  Australia: 97
  India: 30
  Ireland: 22
  New Zealand: 14
  Germany: 11
  Netherlands: 10
  France: 7
  South Africa: 7
  Nigeria: 6
  Hong Kong: 5
  Singapore: 5
  Denmark: 4
  Japan: 4
  Norway: 4
  Sweden: 4
  Austria: 3
  China: 3
  Indonesia: 3
  Israel: 3
  Mexico: 3
  Pakistan: 3
  Poland: 3
  Bangladesh: 2
  Belgium: 2
  Croatia: 2
  Hungary: 2
  Iran: 2
  Italy: 2
  Philippines: 2
  Romania: 2
  Spain: 2
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1
  Bulgaria: 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 13,975 other markets in all categories that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.