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Conceptualizing the circular economy: An analysis of 114 definitions

Overview of attention for article published in Resources, Conservation & Recycling, December 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#8 of 1,029)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
3 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
policy
3 policy sources
twitter
56 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

dimensions_citation
414 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
1900 Mendeley
Title
Conceptualizing the circular economy: An analysis of 114 definitions
Published in
Resources, Conservation & Recycling, December 2017
DOI 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.09.005
Authors

Julian Kirchherr, Denise Reike, Marko Hekkert

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 1900 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 516 27%
Student > Ph. D. Student 366 19%
Researcher 199 10%
Student > Bachelor 170 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 108 6%
Other 272 14%
Unknown 269 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 323 17%
Engineering 306 16%
Business, Management and Accounting 301 16%
Social Sciences 117 6%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 115 6%
Other 305 16%
Unknown 433 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 108. 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 08 January 2020.
All research outputs
#163,663
of 14,330,067 outputs
Outputs from Resources, Conservation & Recycling
#8
of 1,029 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#6,679
of 270,569 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Resources, Conservation & Recycling
#1
of 21 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 14,330,067 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,029 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 5.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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