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Table 1 Number of citations per five-year interval, by language and ethnic group

From: Publications on cross-cultural aspects of eating disorders

  1970-74 1975-79 1980-84 1985-89 1990-94 1995-99 2000-4 2005-9 2010-11 Total (1970-2011)
Number of citations 4 7 14 62 120 212 352 427 219 1417
Language (% citations in time interval)       
English 3 (75) 3 (43) 13 (93) 59 (95) 115 (96) 203 (96) 305 (87) 374 (88) 191 (87) 1266 (89)
Non-English 1 (25) 4 (57) 1 (7) 3 (5) 5 (4) 9 (4) 47 (13) 53 (12) 28 (12) 151 (11)
Ethnic group (% citations in time interval)       
African 1 (25) 1 (14) 8 (57) 187 (29) 38 (32) 71 (33) 98 (28) 75 (17) 36 (16) 346 (24)
Hispanic or Latin American 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 6 (10) 5 (4) 12 (6) 23 (7) 58 (14) 37 (17) 141 (10)
East European 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 4 (3) 5 (2) 14 (4) 29 (7) 10 (5) 62 (4)
South European 0 (0) 1 (14) 0 (0) 0 (0) 2 (2) 5 (2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0.5) 9 (0.6)
South Asian 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (2) 4 (3) 5 (1) 5 (1) 5 (1) 6 (3) 26 (2)
East and South-East Asian 0 (0) 0 (0) 3 (21) 2 (3) 14 (12) 13 (6) 13 (4) 15 (4) 13 (6) 73 (5)
Pacific Islands and Oceania 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0.8) 4 (2) 2 (0.6) 1 (0.2) 3 (1) 11 (0.8)
Middle East 1 (25) 1 (14) 0 (0) 1 (2) 9 (8) 5 (2) 12 (3) 20 (5) 10 (5) 59 (4)