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The role for scientists in tackling food insecurity and climate change

Overview of attention for article published in Agriculture & Food Security, July 2012
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#12 of 195)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
2 blogs
twitter
24 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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48 Dimensions

Readers on

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295 Mendeley
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Title
The role for scientists in tackling food insecurity and climate change
Published in
Agriculture & Food Security, July 2012
DOI 10.1186/2048-7010-1-10
Authors

John R Beddington, Mohammed Asaduzzaman, Megan E Clark, Adrian Fernández Bremauntz, Marion D Guillou, Molly M Jahn, Erda Lin, Tekalign Mamo, Christine Negra, Carlos A Nobre, Robert J Scholes, Rita Sharma, Nguyen Van Bo, Judi Wakhungu

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 295 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
India 3 1%
Australia 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Indonesia 1 <1%
Pakistan 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Kenya 1 <1%
Uganda 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Other 7 2%
Unknown 277 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 56 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 55 19%
Student > Master 48 16%
Student > Bachelor 26 9%
Lecturer 16 5%
Other 60 20%
Unknown 34 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 88 30%
Environmental Science 48 16%
Social Sciences 29 10%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 19 6%
Engineering 13 4%
Other 51 17%
Unknown 47 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 35. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 23 October 2021.
All research outputs
#785,221
of 19,211,930 outputs
Outputs from Agriculture & Food Security
#12
of 195 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,571
of 138,265 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Agriculture & Food Security
#1
of 1 outputs
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