ANU Press statistics

ANU Press statistics are generated from Google Analytics which offers superior reliability as well as in-depth data regarding downloads, visits, referrers and demographics. This data includes such information as the top 10 countries visiting the ANU Press website in 2017:

  • Australia – 41%
  • United States – 14%
  • France – 7%
  • China – 5%
  • United Kingdom – 3%
  • Germany – 2%
  • India – 2%
  • Indonesia – 2%
  • New Zealand – 2%
  • Papua New Guinea – 1%
  • Rest of the world – 21%

More importantly, these statistics give us information on the total number of downloads of ebooks (both individual chapter/section downloads and downloads of whole ebooks).

The top 10 titles downloaded in 2017 were:

  • The Military and Democracy in Asia and the Pacific – 27,710 downloads
  • Regulatory Theory – 25,294 downloads
  • Information Systems Foundations: Constructing and Criticising – 23,556 downloads
  • The Joy of Sanskrit – 23,141 downloads
  • Protected Area Governance and Management – 21,418 downloads
  • Dictatorship, Disorder and Decline in Myanmar – 18,692 downloads
  • ANU Undergraduate Research Journal: Vol. Five, 2013 – 16,918 downloads
  • The Personality Cult of Stalin in Soviet Posters, 1929–1953 – 16,569 downloads
  • Degei’s Descendants (Terra Australis 41) – 16,271 downloads
  • China’s New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 1 – 16,185 downloads