Thursday, June 30, 2011

1st Anniversary of Urban Demographics Blog

Yesterday was the first anniversary of the Urban Demographics Blog! Just for the record, we have already a total amount of:
  • 121 posts
  • 13,717 visits
  • 10,430 visitors

Where do readers come from (131 Countries)
  1. United States (51.2%)
  2. Brazil (11.2)
  3. United Kingdom (5.2%)
  4. Canada (4%)
  5. Australia (2.6%)
  6. Germany (2.0%)
  7. Portugal (2%)
  8. France (1.6%)
  9. Japan (1.2)
  10. Netherlands (1.2%)

From which cities do readers come (2,702 Cities)
  1. Brasilia (687) thank you mom
  2. New York (473)
  3. Austin (465)
  4. London(323)
  5. San Francisco (236)
  6. Washington (229)
  7. Houston (184)
  8. Chicago (182)
  9. Sao Paulo (175)
  10. Rio de Janeiro (162)


These are the most popular posts (based on the nº of page views so far):
  1. Las Vegas Urbanization (1984-2009)
  2. World Population Distribution Map
  3. The rise and fall of Urban Sociology (?)
  4. World population and the NY way of life
  5. Urban History - Rio de Janeiro
  6. Data on Latin America Urbanization
  7. Race and ethnicity mapped
  8. Demographic factors of China's economic growth
and some posts I like:


The purpose of Urban Demographics Blog remains the same for the next year: to propagate interesting things related to urban and population studies. As you see, the research agenda I've been thinking of is still too wide.

1 comment:

Map Monkey said...

Thanks for your always very interesting postings, and this little re-cap of your 1st year. I just did something similar on my blog - I recently passed the 6-month mark, so I have admiration for those who have been doing it longer than I have been. Keep up the nice work.