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Timescales of transformational climate change adaptation in sub-Saharan African agriculture

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Climate Change, March 2016
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
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Mentioned by

news
31 news outlets
blogs
8 blogs
policy
4 policy sources
twitter
63 tweeters
googleplus
2 Google+ users

Citations

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123 Dimensions

Readers on

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424 Mendeley
Title
Timescales of transformational climate change adaptation in sub-Saharan African agriculture
Published in
Nature Climate Change, March 2016
DOI 10.1038/nclimate2947
Authors

Ulrike Rippke, Julian Ramirez-Villegas, Andy Jarvis, Sonja J. Vermeulen, Louis Parker, Flora Mer, Bernd Diekkrüger, Andrew J. Challinor, Mark Howden

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 5 1%
Germany 2 <1%
Mexico 2 <1%
France 2 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Tanzania, United Republic of 1 <1%
Other 3 <1%
Unknown 405 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 103 24%
Student > Ph. D. Student 99 23%
Student > Master 69 16%
Student > Doctoral Student 21 5%
Student > Bachelor 20 5%
Other 63 15%
Unknown 49 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 130 31%
Environmental Science 98 23%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 32 8%
Social Sciences 25 6%
Engineering 19 4%
Other 44 10%
Unknown 76 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 351. 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 27 November 2019.
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#50,958
of 17,806,415 outputs
Outputs from Nature Climate Change
#229
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Outputs of similar age
#1,257
of 272,963 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Climate Change
#9
of 86 outputs
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